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Context Paris Tours

14 rue Charles V, 75004 Paris, France
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Context Paris organizes scholar-led "walking seminars" of Paris and excursions beyond. Walks are limited to six participants and held as an in-depth exploration of a given topic: French art, Gothic architecture, cuisine, the French Revolution, etc. The docents who lead the walks are drawn from local universities or are practicing architects, chefs, and other specialists.
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14 rue Charles V, 75004 Paris, France
Le Marais
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"louvre crash course"
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"baguette"
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"preston mohr"
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"culinary traditions"
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"subject matter"
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"cheese shop"
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"french masters"
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"market tour"
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"chocolate tour"
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"vast knowledge"
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"family tour"
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"terrific tour"
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Reviewed July 3, 2016

Marie gave us a fabulous tour of a crowded Louvre, keeping us moving while engaging our children by weaving together a story that brought the art to life. She knew our children were interested in mythology, and so she tailored the tour with many references...More

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ContextTravel, Owner at Context Paris Tours, responded to this reviewResponded July 4, 2016

Dear ChicagoMom3, Merci for your lovely review! We are very happy to hear that Marie provided such a memorable experience for you and your children at the Louvre, and that she was able to personalize the tour to their interest in mythology, encourage them to...More

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Reviewed June 28, 2016

Our tour guide was Jill and she was engaging and fun and so knowledgeable. We were a group of four with two teenagers and everyone was thrilled! Plus the treats were so good!! A perfect way to spend an afternoon in Paris.More

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ContextTravel, Owner at Context Paris Tours, responded to this reviewResponded July 1, 2016

Dear courtneymenna, How wonderful to hear that you were so thrilled with your Chocolate and Pastires tour with Jill. She is indeed a delight and an engaging and knowledgable teacher, and we'll be so pleased to share your comments with her. Our expert docents take...More

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Reviewed June 26, 2016

I was recently in Paris with my mother, who was there on her first trip. She is not comfortable with just "winging it" like I am, so I decided to book this tour based on Trip Advisor reviews and I was extremely happy we did!...More

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ContextTravel, Owner at Context Paris Tours, responded to this reviewResponded June 28, 2016

Dear Amy H, Thank you for your kind words! It's wonderful to see that you selected us via our Trip Advisor reviews and that your time with us lived up to expectations. Cassandra, with her formal training in pastry making, is a wonderful representation of...More

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Reviewed June 20, 2016

You will not be sorry you spent the money on Context. THe information is tailored to you, as is the tour. When it's a private tour, you can ask any questions, as many as you want . . . .and we did! Fabulous! So much...More

Thank Jennifer F
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ContextTravel, Owner at Context Paris Tours, responded to this reviewResponded June 21, 2016

Dear Jennifer F, We are just delighted to read that your experience with us was so memorable, fun, and enlightening that you'd recommend us to others. Thank you! It will be a pleasure to walk with you and your family again, if not in Paris...More

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Reviewed June 15, 2016

Brilliant! Pablo showed us sights in the Marais we had never accessed or even known about, and we are regular visitors! He has an encyclopaedic knowledge of architecture and is obviously passionate about it and history. We took the private tour option with just the...More

Thank Michael T
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ContextTravel, Owner at Context Paris Tours, responded to this reviewResponded June 17, 2016

Dear Michael T, thank you for your feedback! It is just wonderful to hear that Pablo was able to reveal a side of the Marais completely new to you. Pablo is an accomplished historian and—as you saw—an engaging teacher, who we know takes much enjoyment...More

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Reviewed June 2, 2016

We have traveled all over the world, mostly independently, sometimes with a group. We learned about Context several years ago and now we would not think of taking a trip without booking with Context on one or two walks at our destination. Don't think Tour...More

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ContextTravel, Owner at Context Paris Tours, responded to this reviewResponded June 7, 2016

Dear Denah6227, we're so thrilled to read your review of our experiences, and even more so that you've been able to travel with us in several destinations. It was a pleasure to welcome you in Paris with our expert docents and be able to make...More

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Reviewed June 1, 2016

This was one of the best tours I have ever taken during my travels. Our guide was Cassandra Choi who is an extensively trained pastry chef with significant local and regional knowledge. Cassandra knows not only the best chocolate and pastry shops, but also the...More

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ContextTravel, Owner at Context Paris Tours, responded to this reviewResponded June 7, 2016

Dear Aeron B, thank you for your thoughtful review of your "Chocolate and Pastries in Paris" tour with Cassandra. Both we and she are very pleased that you found the expertise, theme, and design of the tour to be valuable and memorable. It was a...More

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Reviewed May 28, 2016

This is an exceptional tasting tour. Our docent, Andres, picked excellent examples of where food trends are with foodies. Pastries, chocolate, cheeses, macaroons and wine sound like a winning line up? Then this is for you.mmy wife and I loved it.More

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ContextTravel, Owner at Context Paris Tours, responded to this reviewResponded May 29, 2016

Dear Lari M, Thank you for your kind words. We're delighted that you found the tour agreeable (and delectable, it seems!). It is indeed a window into the current trends of Parisian cuisine, and we're happy that Andres provided such a wonderful experience. We look...More

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Reviewed May 19, 2016 via mobile

Context assigned us to Cecilia, who is a warm, engaging and highly knowledgeable guide. Her deep background and passionate interest in history, architecture and urban planning were rich sources of insight throughout the tour. Her perspectives opened up new vistas - literally and figuratively -...More

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ContextTravel, Owner at Context Paris Tours, responded to this reviewResponded May 20, 2016

Dear MorreyE, Thank you for taking the time to share your thoughts. It's terrific to hear such glowing feedback about Cecilia and our City Invented seminar, and we're thrilled that she provided such a rich and educational experience for you. We'll be very happy to...More

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Reviewed May 14, 2016

We took several Context tours while in Paris, including a Paris by boat tour with Rebecca and a Crash course in the Louvre by Laur-Caroline. They were both excellent. Context are the only tours we would go on.More

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ContextTravel, Owner at Context Paris Tours, responded to this reviewResponded May 18, 2016

Dear wizardtho, We're so pleased to read that you find the Context experience to be so valuable, and that Rebecca and Laure-Caroline made such excellent contributions to your time in Paris. It was a pleasure to have you and we hope to travel again with...More

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sarahcrobertson
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Hello Sarah, We have a good deal of tours for families traveling to Paris. Personally, my favorite is the Montmartre for Families: Palettes & Paintbrushes. It tells the story of a neighborhood through the lives of the great... More
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Sorry. Not sure what you are asking. Context Travel is a walking tour service only.
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