- Discover the “must-see” sites of Paris and some less touristic areas
- Choose between a playful 60 min tuktuk ride or a relaxing Seine cruise
- Have your children engaged with a kids expert and an activity booklet
- Learn about French Culture and have your kiddos learn some French
- Enjoy the Parisian lifestyle with a drink in a typical café and a crispy croissant or pain au chocolat
First Time in Paris – Full Day Family Tour (Private)
Are you planning on visiting Paris with your kids? What a wonderful idea! Our Family Tour provides exciting activities to discover Paris through our locals’ eyes!
The main purpose of this family tour is to show you the authentic French culture and the Parisian art-de-vivre while entertaining your kids with games and challenges. From eating a traditional afternoon kids snack to taking Parisian transportation like the metro or buses to get around the city, we want you and your family to feel like native Parisians.
In a nutshell, here is what your journey with us will look like:
To begin this amazing day, you will go with your kids’ expert in a typical café for a drink. Your kids will receive an activity booklet filled with enigmas about Paris to solve. This is a fun way for them to learn some history and even some French words!
Paris Family Tour and Sightseeing
Let’s start now your exciting exploration time! Your guide has planned a magical trip to the main Parisian highlights. Your first stop will be the beautiful Notre-Dame cathedral, then going on to a serene walk through the picturesque streets of Ile de la Cité. From there, you will cross a 400-year-old bridge to reach the Royal district – Le Louvre, Rivoli Street, Concorde Square. And don’t forget your kids’ booklet full of anecdotes and riddles, it’s an interactive activity that will keep your kids’ interest throughout the day.
A lunch break is scheduled at the Jardin des Tuileries, you can either have a picnic in the gardens or a snack at a café under the Rivoli’s arcades! Don’t hesitate to ask your guide for recommendations.
Afternoon marvels: The Eiffel Tower and a tuk tuk ride or a Seine Cruise
Your next stop will be the Trocadéro square where the Eiffel tower will be standing in front of you. From there you will get one of the best views of the majestic Iron Lady! Now, it is time to board for a 1 hour of relaxation. We offer you to choose between a 60 min playful ride in tuktuk (golf cart) across Paris or, if you’re more inspired by boats, to embark for a soothing 60 min Cruise on the Seine. Hard to choose, isn’t it?
The Happy ending: Stroll through Montmartre
Our last stop will be Montmartre’s hill, aka the « rooftop of Paris. » From the esplanade in front of the Sacré-Coeur church, your eyes will embrace the whole city in only one glimpse. Absolutely breathtaking!
Your guide will lead you through Montmartre village-like atmosphere, where you will gaze at charming gardens, vineyards and cobblestoned streets. Last but not least, it’s now time for your kids to practice their French learned earlier to buy a croissant or a pain au chocolat in a boulangerie, the traditional afternoon snack that little Parisians kids have.
At the end of your day, you will have embraced Paris and will feel truly like a local! Buying bread or croissants in a bakery? No problem! Riding the metro like a native? Easy peasy! Not only will you now be acquainted to Paris, you will actually be ready and at ease to discover more!
You still have some free time to enjoy Paris? why not try a Treasure Hunt in the Louvre next to have more fun?
Is this family tour adapted for young kids?
As we have previously mentioned, this family tour has been especially organized with the kids in mind! Our primary goal is that your kids enjoy this activity, as we are very well aware of how important it is for you as parents, but also because it makes us very happy to see them smile 🙂
If you are worried that this trip would be too tiring for them, we are open to adapt the schedule following your requests (walking less or use more public transportation).
Our goal in this tour is not only to entertain your children but also to provide them general culture of France and Paris.
Do we visit every monument included in this Tour?
Unfortunately, due to our tight schedule and timing, we will not have time to enter every notable monument. However, we did make sure that you enter the Notre Dame cathedral!
Is lunch included in the Tour?
Lunch is excluded from this family Tour but your Welcomer will be very pleased to show you where to eat during the Lunch Break Time as you wish!
What if we are more than 4 people?
Just advise us in your request form about the number of people in your party, as well as their category (adult or child), so we’ll be able to tell you about the extra fee per additional person.
Meeting Address: 22 Prom. Maurice Carême, 75004 Paris - At the foot of the equestrian statue of Charlemagne, in front of Notre-Dame cathedral. Closest metro station: Cité (line 4) / ENDING POINT: Montmartre, 75018 Paris. Closest metro stations: Abbesses (line 12) or Anvers (line 2)
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