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Literary Paris: Private Book Lovers' Tour

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    Pass By: 1st Arrondissement, Paris France

    What bookworm wouldn’t drop everything for a chance to stroll past the very cafés where Hemingway and F. Scott Fitzgerald met for cocktails?Or to locate the hotel where Oscar Wilde cleverly quipped from his death bead?

    Pass By: Metro Palais Royal - Musee Du Louvre, 1 Place Colette, 75001 Paris France

    Meet your guide just in front of the “Hotel du Louvre”,on 157 rue St Honoré in Paris.( nearby the Netro Station)

    Pass By: Ile de la Cite, 75001 Paris France

    From here it’s on to Île de la Cité, where big names such as Anatole France found many of their inspirations

    Pass By: Left Bank (Rive Gauche), Paris France

    You’ll continue over to the Rive Gauche, the intellectual nerve center of Paris and the stomping grounds of Lost Generation personalities like Gertrude Stein, Ernest Hemingway, F. Scott Fitzgerald and many more!

    Pass By: 6th Arrondissement, Paris France

    Visit the last place where Oscar Wilde lived before he died.You will then pass by the Beat Hotel— popular hangout place for all Beat Generation writers such as William Burroughs and Allen Ginsberg.

    Stop At: Latin Quarter, 75005 Paris France

    Explore the Latin Quarter, where Lost Generation alums Ernest Hemingway and F. Scott Fitzgerald would chat over a drink (or five)

    Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes

    Pass By: Shakespeare and Company Bookstore, 37 rue de la Bucherie Quartier Latin, 75005 Paris France

    Continuing on to the Odéon area, you will see Shakespeare and Company, the small,crumbling bookshop on Paris's Left Bank, may be the most famous bookstore in the world.It’s inside this sumptuous structure where Baudelaire was moved to write L’Invitation au Voyage

    Pass By: Saint Germain des Pres Quarter, Place St-Germain-des-Pres, 75006 Paris France

    Explore the chic and stylish Saint-Germain-des-Prés district, where among art galleries and fashionable boutiques sit two of the city’s most iconic literary cafés. These were once favorite haunts of Sartre, Simone de Beauvoir, and Picasso.

    Pass By: Les Deux Magots, 6 Place Saint-Germain des Prés, 75006 Paris, France

    Complete the experience for a coffee break but in a off beaten-track location.

    Pass By: Le Comptoir des Saints-Pères, 29 Rue des Saints-Pères, 75006 Paris, France

    Then stroll around the lively area in the footsteps of many famous artists that Paris still carry on celebrating.
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    157 Rue Saint-Honoré, 75001 Paris, France
    Departure Time
    3:00 PM
    Return Details
    37 Rue de la Bûcherie, 75005 Paris, France
    • English-speaking guide
    • Private tour
    • A coffee break in an authentic French café
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off
    • Gratuities
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Near public transportation
    • Most travelers can participate
    • Your guide will be wearing a special badge with the Localers logo, you can't miss it!
    • The nearest metro station is “Palais Royal-Musée du Louvre” on metro lines 1 and 7
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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