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We offer private half-day and full day walking and driving tours of Paris and its surroundings, including Versailles, Givenchy and Normandy.
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
75000 Paris, France
+1 866-844-6783
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a magnificent tour with the beautiful one, Genevieve! My family would have never seen the beautiful sites and hidden gems without her. Geneviève is lovely both inside and out. My elderly mother felt very comfortable with Geneviève ... she was so attentive to my...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Scrabellina
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a terrific tour we had! The Louvre can be overwhelming, but being guided by an accomplished art historian/ artist brings it all together. Catherine was beyond outstanding. Her knowledge of art, history, portraiture, and the museum made our visit so worthwhile. We even got...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Mary Kay G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I went to Paris with my partner who had to work for a couple of days. I decided to use a guide to maximize my time and experience. Gabriela is knowledgeable, friendly, engaging, and delightful. I was immediately comfortable with her. She was my guide...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank 5queen
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My Husband and me came from Sydney. Tried to look for a private tour guide who can speak English and Cantonese. Celia , she was excellent and we were very happy with her service . She can speak English and Cantonese and explained in details...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank 233annil
Reviewed January 13, 2019

I had a 22 hour layover in Paris and decided to make the most of it by hiring a tour guide to show me around. I came across the Tours By Locals website. I found info about the guide Darya Akimava (Dasha) interesting and was...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank fromCinciNKY
Reviewed January 9, 2019

FANTASTIC TOUR!!!! We are a family of 5 (including 3 teenagers) from the U.S. vising France for the first time. By divine intervention we were able to align our schedules with Isabelle Benillan with Tours By Locals for the 7hr walking tour. With passion for...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Scott J
Reviewed January 5, 2019

Eugénie is a superb guide. We so enjoyed our Louvre 2 hour tour. Eugénie is knowledgeable and articulate. She was able to give relevance to each painting we viewed: With her explanations we understood the historical and social implications of the art works. It really...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank italianajoy
Reviewed January 1, 2019

Anne was fantastic. She was very communicative during the planning phase of our tour and had a great desire to ensure our objectives were met. Anne did an amazing job on the day of our tour. She is extremely knowledgeable and passionate as a tour...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank loveofcountry007
Reviewed December 6, 2018

Alexandre provided our family of 5 a terrific highlights experience despite surprise closures due to false fire alarm. We loved his passion for both the works and the sharing of the works. He gave us background, context and commentary, and especially, he connected with the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Randy W
Reviewed November 30, 2018

We recently took a day trip with Bertrand d'Aleman of Tours by Locals and highly recommend him to get a great Versailles experience. Bertrand is enthusiastic, knowledgeable, and overall a good guy. He perfects his delivery with fun anecdotes and timely (but not condescending) reminders...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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