The village of Montmartre without the crowds

Duration: 1h and 30min
Languages: English
Quality Verified Registered on March 07, 2023

We are Charing Cross. We aim to show you the must-see landmarks and the local communities that we love. We feel very passionate about the great places where we live.

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  • No minimum number of attendees
    No minimum number of attendees is required for the tour
  • Free booking and cancellation
    Free payment tour, no set price, booking and cancellation are free
  • Accepts electronic payment
    This tour allows payment by electronic means or credit card

Tour description

Visit Montmartre, the village has everything that Paris stands for: history, art, and love.

We walk rain or shine, and guide wears a pink vest that you cannot miss.

Only this tour will show you all. And tell you all.

We’ll show you the landmarks
: the church of Sacré Coeur, artists’ corner, Paris’ last vineyards, and so on. 

We’ll tell you the stories: what the Cabaret of the assassins is about. How Montmartre became the birthplace of Impressionism - and Van Gogh - and Picasso. And even why so many locals actually hate their church of Sacré Coeur.

We'll take you where other groups don't go.
 So many tourists in Montmartre! So of course we'll hit the must-sees. But we will also take you off-the-tourist-path every chance we get. And that's a promise. 

Our route covers the landmarks of Montmartre: 

  • The best views over Paris
  • The windmills of Montmartre and "the scrub"
  • cobblestones, picturesque streets, and a farmhouse even
  • the vineyards that the locals are so proud of
  • The birthplace of the greatest art – Impressionism. Cubism. Edith Piaf 
  • and the church of Sacré coeur - but from a better viewing point


We don't want you to just know Montmartre. We want you to love it.  

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What will we visit on this tour?

  • Meeting point:
    Blanche, 75018 Paris, France
    Blanche, 75018 Paris, France
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    Meet outside metro station Blanche, at street level. Look for the guide in a PINK VEST. Rain or shine.

  • 1
    Outside visit
    Vigne du Clos Montmartre

    Montmartre is a village. You only need to find it.

  • 2
    Outside visit
    La Commanderie du Clos Montmartre

    party-time Montmartre! the winemakers' HQ

  • 3
    Outside visit
    Sacré-Cœur Basilica

    the crown jewel of Montmartre. we make sure you see it from the right angle.

  • 4
    Outside visit
    Place du Tertre

    also known as artists' square

  • 5
    Outside visit
    54 Rue Lepic

    Where Van Gogh became Van Gogh. We also tell you why.

  • 6
    Outside visit
    Moulin de la Galette

    Renoir's favorite view. Impressionism started here. Still looking as Renoir saw it 150 years ago.

  • 7
    Outside visit
    La Maison Rose

    another Montmartre legend.

  • 8
    Outside visit
    Théâtre Montmartre Galabru

    We like to also show you the Montmartre that's for locals.

  • 9
    Outside visit
    Rue Tholozé

    great view. Van Gogh loved it.

  • 10
    Outside visit
    lapin agile

    the other cabaret of Montmartre. aka "the cabaret of the assassins".

  • 11
    Outside visit
    Le Passe-Muraille

    the man who walked through walls. Montmartre is full of legends.

  • 12
    Outside visit
    Jardin Frédéric-Dard

    the village of Montmartre. Secretive. Very picturesque. We like to also show you the Montmartre of the locals.

  • 13
    Outside visit
    Avenue Junot

    the elegant Montmartre. This is where actors and movie makers live.

  • 14
    Outside visit
    Arènes de Montmartre

    Bohemian Montmartre. Hard to find, yet so near.

  • 15
    Outside visit
    56 Rue des Trois Frères

    Amélie Poulain

  • 16
    Outside visit
    Square Marcel Bleustein Blanchet

    best view of Sacré Coeur. off all the tourist paths.

  • 17
    Outside visit
    Rue Poulbot

    the old Montmartre. hard to find, but so worth it.

  • 18
    Outside visit
    Bateau Lavoir

    this is where Picasso started Cubism. Montmartre is so full of such seminal places.

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).

Tour opinions

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Letti 03 Dec 2023

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Travelled in group - Dec 2023
Our guide Leo was great. She had a wealth of information and a deep love of the area and the city. She also surprised us with a song. Lovely voice
Sarah 29 Nov 2023
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Travelled in family - Nov 2023
Leonie was a wonderful guide - warm, expressive, funny, a wonderful speaker (and singer).
Scott 28 Nov 2023

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Travelled alone - Nov 2023
Great tour, my feet are a bit sore but to be expected. Haha Anyways it was really good.
Athina 25 Nov 2023

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Travelled in couple - Nov 2023
Leo was a wonderful guide. We were really lucky to meet her. Best walk tour you can have. Congratulations !!!!!!!
lynn 20 Nov 2023

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Travelled in couple - Nov 2023
It was a dreary, wet day, but our guide made us laugh.She had a lot of knowledge and enthusiasm and enjoyed it herself.You could see she enjoyed guiding.
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Who is this tour for?

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

What should you know?

Minimum of attendees
There is no minimum number of people 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.
Payment methods
Electronic or credit card payment is accepted.
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