Walking tours

Guided tour of the soul of Montmartre

Availability: Every day
Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes
Language: English , French
Mobile voucher accepted
Do this because
  • Take a stroll through the streets and become part of the city
  • Bring the whole family - everyone will love it
  • More than a tour - your guide will share their love of art history with you
What to expect

Discover the beauty and secrets of the bohemian Montmartre with this 1.5-hour walking tour! You'll learn stories about artists such as Van Gogh, Picasso, Renoir and others.

We'll walk around this amazing neighborhood and find out its secrets, discover the dozens of artists who lived there, painted and changed the area. Back then, the poor artists and poets like Van Gogh, Renoir, Picasso or Toulouse-Lautrec rented rooms in Montmartre, even without light and gas. In the evenings, they had fun in a cabaret, and during the day they were inspired by the beauty of Paris. Dalida, tragically committed her life, lived 25 years in a mansion hidden on a tiny street somewhere between Sacre Coeur and Lepic Street. Learn her love story and touch her bust, for luck in personal life! We will go through the places of the famous cabarets where champagne flows like a river, where the dancers perform an incendiary "can-can". You will discover the world of celebration and debauchery of the late XIX and early XX centuries.

We will find hidden views of Paris, find out where the film “Amelie” was shot and look for where the real artists are hiding. You will discover the history of the word “bistro” and the name “Montmartre” itself.

At the end of the walk, we will visit the Sacre Coeur Basilica, an architectural masterpiece requested by the Parisians to forgive them for shed blood.

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What's included
  • Visit of the Sacred Coeur Basilica
  • Guided tour
What's not included
  • Hotel pick-up/drop-off

3 Place Blanche, 75009 Paris, France

Meeting point:

Meet your guide 10 minutes before the starting time of the tour at 3 Place Blanche, 75009 Paris, France, metro station Blanche (line 2)

What to remember
  • Comfortable shoes recommended
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Every day
Departure from 10.00 am

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My Precious Paris
Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
Cancellation policy
Receive a 100 % refund if you cancel up to 3 days before the activity begins.

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