Free Tour MONTMARTRE, Pigalle and the New Athens

Duration: 2h and 30min
Languages: Spanish
Guru: Nuria
Quality Verified Registered on September 03, 2020
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Tour description

Unlike the rest of the tours in this area, we are going to visit two neighborhoods instead of just one. They are 2 of the most authentic and charming neighborhoods in Paris. We will take a chronological journey back in time, in the 19th century, when both districts developed. You will love this visit

We will start with the 9th arrondissement of Pigalle , in Place Saint Georges , to discover the history of a neighborhood that reached its maximum splendor with the romantic artists. In this square we will see the beautiful Paiva Palace , one of the most famous courtesans of the time, the Gavarni Monument and the Dosne-Thiers Palace . We will go to the street where the famous Le Chat Noir cabaret opened and where the beautiful building that housed a Maison Close (brothel) is located. We will tour the Boulevard de Clichy to see the Pigalle baths and the Moulin Rouge.
we will start the ascent to Montmartre , 18th arrondissement , via rue Lepic , one of the most famous streets in the neighborhood to see the cafe where the film Amelie was shot . We will visit the beautiful Place des Abbesses to see the Wall of Love, the Saint Jean church and the beautiful metro exit. We will see the Bateau-Lavoir residence, where Picasso lived among many other artists, the Moulin de la Galette and the statue of the martyr Saint Denis and thus learn about its history. We will pass through the square and the house where the famous French singer Delilah lived, and we will cross the charming Place de Tertre, square of the painters, we will see the Church of Saint Pierre, the second oldest in Paris, and we will finish in the Sacre Coeur Basilica .

With this tour I intend to transmit my knowledge and my love for these two bohemian neighborhoods full of magic, so that you know their history, their secrets and anecdotes.

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    We start in the small Place de Saint-Georges, metro line 12, I will take a pink folder.

How much does this tour cost?

Free tours do not have a set price, instead, each person gives the guru at the end of the tour the amount that he or she considers appropriate (these usually range from €10 to $50 depending on satisfaction with the tour).

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Pilar 28 Jan 2023

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Pamela 22 Jan 2023

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Travelled in couple - Jan 2023
Muy buen tour por Montmartre con Nuria. Casi 3 horas de caminata, brindó mucha información con fotos incluidas.
LAURA 21 Jan 2023

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Travelled in couple - Jan 2023
Nuria nos ha acompañado durante un gran paseo por pingale y montmartre, nos ha contado muchas cosas interesantes, mucha historia y chascarrillos y cotilleo de la época de las cortesanas y de la belleza epoque!. Ir abrigados si es invierno, se nota más frío en ese barrio. Un buen paseo para una primera visión del barrio. Recomendable luego volver a pasearlo de nuevo.
Raquel 16 Jan 2023

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Travelled in couple - Jan 2023
Tour muy recomendado si lo que buscas es entender un poquito más el barrio de Montmartre. Además, más allá de darte información de carácter histórico para situarte en el tiempo, cuenta anécdotas e historias muy curiosas que te hacen estar atento en cada parada.
Adri... 15 Jan 2023
San Pedro de Jujuy

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Travelled in couple - Jan 2023
Hermosa experiencia! Excelente Nuria
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Who is this tour for?

Non suitable for people with reduced mobility.
Does not accept large group reservations.
Suitable for carrying pets.

What should you know?

Minimum of attendees
A minimum of 4 people is required for the tour.
Additional costs:
The tour does not require the payment of entrance fees or additional expenses.
Free cancellation
If you will not be able to attend the tour, please cancel your booking, otherwise the guide will be waiting for you.
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