The Medieval Heart of Paris - History Walk (Small Group Tour)

Paris, France

From $65.31

Price varies by group size

Select Date and Travelers

Free cancellation
Up to 24 hours in advance.
  • 2 hours to 2 hours 30 minutes (approx.)
  • Mobile ticket
  • Offered in: English


The two islands in the heart of Paris, île Saint-Louis and île de la Cité, hold some of the best-preserved medieval history in the city. Guided by a trained historian, you'll benefit from a small-group tour while learning about Paris’s history through the architecture of the bridges, chapels, and even the cathedral of Notre-Dame. Entrance tickets are not included.
  • Tour one of the oldest parts of the city
  • Customizable according to the group's interests
  • Kid friendly, with photo and video documentation shared by tablet
  • Available in French and English

What's Included

  • Local guide
  • A tablet is used by the guide to present photo & video documentation of the historical context
  • Entrance fees (€17/adult)
  • Food and drinks
  • Transportation to/from attractions & the hotel not included
  • Please note that there is a minimum of 2 persons for this tour to operate

Meeting And Pickup

Meeting point

  • 15 Pl. du Pont Neuf
    15 Pl. du Pont Neuf, 75001 Paris, France

    The Meeting point is on the Pont Neuf bridge, in front of the statue of King Henry IV seated on his horse. The statue is just across the street from 15 Place du Pont Neuf.

Start time

11:00 AM

End point

  • 1 Rue Saint-Louis en l'Île
    1 Rue Saint-Louis en l'Île, 75004 Paris, France

    On the island known as the Ile St Louis

What To Expect


15 minutesAdmission Ticket Included


30 minutesAdmission Ticket Not Included


30 minutesAdmission Ticket Not Included

Cathedrale Notre-Dame de Paris

20 minutesAdmission Ticket Included

Ile Saint-Louis

10 minutesAdmission Ticket Free

Additional Info

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • The walk lasts roughly 2 to 2.5 hours - but is not strenuous. Comfortable walking shoes, bottled water & an umbrella are recommended.
  • Entry costs to monuments not included
  • Stroller accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Please note that I an entirely vaccinated
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate

Cancellation Policy

You can cancel up to 24 hours in advance of the experience for a full refund.

  • For a full refund, you must cancel at least 24 hours before the experience’s start time.
  • If you cancel less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time, the amount you paid will not be refunded.
  • Any changes made less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time will not be accepted.
  • Cut-off times are based on the experience’s local time.
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund.


4 reviews
Total review count and overall rating based on Viator and Tripadvisor reviews
Showing 1-4 of 4 reviews

Compare Similar Experiences

1 / 3
No Photo
The Medieval Heart of Paris - History Walk (Small Group Tour)


2 hours 30 minutes
Free Cancellation
No Photo
Private Tour: Fashion History in the Heart of Paris


2 hours
Free Cancellation