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Notre-Dame Cathedral Guided Tour

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Highlights
  • Visit UNESCO–listed Notre Dame Cathedral, a top Paris landmark
  • Discover Gothic features on the high walls you might not spot without a guide
  • Hear the tale of Quasimodo, the fictional bell-ringer in Victor Hugo’s book
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Notre-Dame Cathedral Guided Tour
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English Guide : 10:00 AM
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Visit Notre Dame inside and out with your host and discover the secrets of this gigantic gothic cathedral.
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English Guide : 2:00 pm
Visit Notre Dame inside and out with your host and discover the secrets of this gigantic gothic cathedral.
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English Guide : 4:00 pm
Visit Notre Dame inside and out with your host and discover the secrets of this gigantic gothic cathedral.
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Overview

Notre Dame Cathedral is one of Paris’ top attractions, with a history dating back to the 12th century. On this guided visit, explore the UNESCO World Heritage Site cathedral inside and out, and gain insight into its Gothic architecture. With your guide to lead the way, see hidden details many visitors miss, hear the legend about the Hunchback of Notre Dame, and learn more about French history.

What to Expect
Make your way to Notre Dame Cathedral at the time chosen at checkout, and meet your guide near the cathedral to begin your tour.

First, explore the streets surrounding the cathedral—some of the first built in Paris. Admire the striking Gothic architecture from all angles, and listen as your guide points out hidden features high up the walls of this UNESCO–listed masterpiece.

As you explore, hear the tale about bell-ringer Quasimodo—the Hunchback of Notre Dame in Victor Hugo’s book—and consider if he was deserving of Esmerelda’s love.

Then, step inside the cathedral and discover treasures including the beautiful rose windows—through which the sun shines onto the stone floor.

When your time in Notre Dame Cathedral comes to an end, step outside to conclude your guided visit.
Reviews (184)
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Reviewed November 5, 2018
Wonderful Guided Tour

The tour guide was prompt. informative, and very personal. This guided tour was valuable in gaining historical information.

Date of experience: October 2018
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CustomerServiceUTG, Responsable relations clients at Universal Tour Guide, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you Vincent, We glad that you liked our tour. We hope to see soon.

Reviewed November 1, 2018
Great start to your Paris trip!

We had just got to Paris and didn't plan much on this travel day. This ended up being a great guided tour. Christina was very high energy, very caring of her group and quite knowledgeable on Notre-Dame. After we assembled in front of the cafe,...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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CustomerServiceUTG, Responsable relations clients at Universal Tour Guide, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Greg, Thank you for your feedback. We are glad that you had a good time with us. We hope to see you soon :)

Reviewed October 27, 2018
Piss Poor

I read previously that this company had issues with not showing up on agreed time to start tour. She came almost an hour late and unprepared . Because of the tardiness we were unable to view the entire Cathedral as we were scheduled for another...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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CustomerServiceUTG, Responsable relations clients at Universal Tour Guide, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Sir/Madame, We are sorry that you had this experience. Thank you for your feedback, it is important to us in order to improve our service and quality. Can you please provide me with your booking number. So we can check with the guide and...More

Reviewed October 16, 2018
Not worth the money

Guide was late clamed it was Paris Marathon. 20 people waited 45 mins and when she arrived she was looking for headsets for everyone. One battery was flat so the turist was left without any device. The party was not allowed to use fast line...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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CustomerServiceUTG, Responsable relations clients at Universal Tour Guide, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Lasse, We are sorry that you had this experience. Thank you for your feedback, it is important to us in order to improve our services and qualities. Can you please provide us with your booking number to know more about what happened exactly that...More

Reviewed October 16, 2018
Wonderful story telling experience....thank-you Georgia! City Wonders

We gathered early at the nearby Henry IV statue, a crowd of about 25. Our guide Georgia introduced herself to everyone individually. This lady was simply wonderful. Over the next two hours, the history just flowed with such animation and energy. Questions were answered with...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Susan C
CustomerServiceUTG, Responsable relations clients at Universal Tour Guide, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Susan, Thank you for your feedback. We are happy to hear that your tour was good and you liked our guide Georrgia. We hope to see you soon.

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ohsogrey
December 3, 2018|
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Response from berniemcg29 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry to say that I can’t remember it’s name. However, I can give you directions - they are very easy. From the back of the Cathedral cross the Seine over to the Left Bank. Cross the street and make a left and go one (1... More
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October 12, 2018|
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Response from Michael W | Reviewed this property |
Exit the metro St. Michel, don't go onto the island, walk east towards the end of the Island (along Quai Montebello). When you reach the last bridge, you've gone a little too far (a little) the bar is next to a tourist shop... More
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Byron W
June 16, 2018|
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Response from dlman265 | Reviewed this property |
It was open when we were there but I do not remember if it was an additional charge or not.
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