Join your friendly guide as you discover the the art, the music, the food and the unique history of the most beloved area of Paris. You’ll learn why the people living here feel differently from the rest in The City of Light. This is a stimulating way to visit the most popular neighborhood in Paris. Paris Pass holders - enjoy Montmartre tour for free by entering promotion voucher code "Parispass" during checkout.
There is about 2 miles of walking uphill at a very leisurely pace. There may be short flights of
stairs throughout the tour, both up and down. If mobility is an issue, please inquire about a
Yes. Please dress accordingly.
It is important to arrive at the tour starting location at least 10-15 minutes prior to the
start time, as we do start the tour promptly. It would be unfair for the others if we need to
wait for those that are late. We cannot guarantee you’ll be able to find your tour group if you
About half-way through the tour there is a short break when you can purchase food or drink and
when the tour ends you will be near other food options.
Tips are always appreciated by our guides, but never expected. They should be given if you believe
your guide did an outstanding job, and further, if you as an individual want to demonstrate your
appreciation to the guide for that job well done.
Come with us for a journey that is educational, cultural and fun! Admire the beauty of Montmartre on an exhilarating two hour tour. Walk at a leisurely pace as your guide shares the inside scoop on the area’s history and culture. Along the way, sprinkled throughout your tour, your guide will point out the local food specialists and fill you in on the secrets to shopping for and enjoying Paris’ finest cheese, charcuterie, bread, wine and more.
Your tour begins at the iconic Moulin Rouge, home of the scintillating Can-Can, where Toulouse-Lautrec sat nightly and drew some of the most famous pictures of Paris nightlife. You begin to ascend through the winding streets and soon arrive at the Cafe des 2 Moulins, the famous cafe featured in the popular French comedy, Amelie. As you continue up you will walk on the streets where Van Gogh, Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec, Pissarro and other artists lived and worked. Soon you are walking along the Rue Abbesses where you will learn of it’s history dating back to ancient times.
I have always heard Montmartre is amazing and now I know why! This tour is a great blend of walking, history and spectacular views! We loved the tips for food shopping too!
Your journey continues past world famous artwork, cabarets, Paris’ only vineyard and the last two remaining windmills/moulins in Paris. Your tour concludes at the highest natural point in Paris, at the summit of Montmartre where the steps of the Sacre-Coeur host millions of visitors each year for the breathtaking views of Paris below. You will soon understand why locals and visitors alike agree that Montmartre is the most charming area in all of Paris.