This 2 hour long free walking tour will give you an insightful experience by exploring one of the best known neighborhoods of Paris. Since the historical period of “La Belle Époque”(the ‘Beautiful Era’), the great hill of Montmartre has been a popular destination amongst young artists and has gathered and hosted world-famous names in the world of arts. Your local guide will tell you about great artists like Vincent Van Gogh, Pablo Picasso, Salvador Dalí, and Amadeo Modigliani. The hill boasts of many remarkable landmarks and some highlights of the tour include Moulin Rouge, Sacré-Cæur Basilica, and of the last remaining vineyards in Paris. In modern days, the hill is known for its vivid nightlife and the guides will happily tell you about the glamorous drinking culture of the city and teach you the ways of a true Parisian.
On our — Montmartre: Bohemian Artist’s World Free Tour-you discover how Montmartre’s environment of cheap absinthe drinking, and the loving and fighting among the artists shaped their bohemian world. You’ll also learn how today’s locals in Paris drink, flirt, and interact. You’ll also see the birthplaces of Christianity in France, and come to understand how the tension between liberals and conservatives on this little Parisian hill still affects the entire world today.Finally, you will enjoy a spectacular hilltop view by the iconic white Sacré Coeur church overlooking the entire city of light from above.
This tour includes:
The Moulin Rouge — The Beautiful Sacré Coeur Basilica — Amélie’s Café — One of Paris’s Last Remaining Vineyards — Picasso’s Art Studio — The Legendary Artist’s Square — Local Hangouts & Homes of Famous Artists Like: Van Gogh, Renoir, Toulouse-Lautrec and Edith Piaf — Navigating Café Culture — France’s Marilyn Monroe — Salvador Dalí — Do’s & Don’ts in a French Market
“Classic and informative introductory tour of historic Paris”
Reviewed on June2, 2016
The tour was a large group of people (~35), but the tour guide had a microphone and box, and I didn't miss a word! I felt very welcomed to the space. My friend and I liked the tour guide so much that…
“Very informative and engaging”
Reviewed on May 31, 2016
Very good walking tour. It is very informative and engaging. I would certainly recommend this walking tour to my friends
“Very engaging, lots of great history and culture information”
Reviewed on May 25, 2016
Myn girlfriend and I took a tour with Mark and it was the best tour we have ever had! He was very engaging and willing to answer any question, no matter how silly. He also gave us a great look into…
Look for guide wearing orange outside the metro station «Blanche» of line #2.
Starting outside the metro stop «Blanche» of line #2 and ending at Place des Abbesses, right by the metro stop «Abbesses».
Things to note
Booking for this tour is recommended to reserve your space specially during high season. This helps us to guarantee you’ll receive a top quality tour!