4. Paris: Guided Family Old Town Tour and Grévin Museum Ticket
Join us on a fun and exciting family outing in Paris and keep your kids entertained while exploring the historic Old Town. A friendly Private Guide will adapt the program and commentary to engage your children in sightseeing of the historic sites along the scenic Seine. Let your kids discover legends and fairy tales of Paris.
The 2-hour walking tour will be filled with amazing Parisian sights and fun stories, tasks and riddles that will introduce your kids to French history, culture and notable personalities. Points of interest include the Fontaine du Châtelet and the Saint-Jacques Tower, which commemorates the events of the French Revolution. You will admire the scenic views of the River Seine as you cross the landmark bridge Pont au Change to get to Ile de la Cité island, which is known as the “birthplace of Paris.” One of its most important monuments, after the Notre Dame Cathedral, is Concierge, which served as a royal palace and prison to Marie Antoinette.
Further along you will see the Equestrian Statue of Henri IV, a great historical figure remembered by the epithet Good King Henry. Crossing Pont Neuf, your kids will surely be interested in the true story of the Nile crocodile which in 1984 was found in the sewage under this stone bridge. The last point of interest will be the famous Louvre Museum with its iconic glass Louvre Pyramid, where your Private Guide will share the legend of Belphegor, a mummy that is said to haunt the museum every night.
Choose the 3,5 option to have even more family fun in Paris and see more amazing landmarks, such as Palais Royal and its vast garden. The main attraction of this tour will be visiting the Grévin Museum, an exciting wax museum with lifelike models of historic and contemporary figures. Let your kids pose alongside their favourite celebrities and fictional characters like the Little Prince, while also introducing them to notable French personalities such as Louis XIV, Napoleon Bonaparte and Victor Hugo.