Visit the historical center of Paris and learn about it's humble beginnings along with skip the line entry in to the stunning Sainte-Chappelle chapel. From the impressive stained glass of Sainte-Chappelle we'll explore île-de la Cité, an island in the heart of Paris and home to some of the city's most historical sites. Your tour will also include inside the Notre Dame Cathedral where you'll see one of the most famous religious sites in the world.
On this story-packed tour you will unlock the secrets of Paris’ historical origins and explore the city’s most visited monument, Notre Dame Cathedral. Île de la Cité, the central island of Paris, is where the history of this great city begins.Your tour begins with Skip-the-Line access in to one of Paris' true hidden gems, the chapel of Sainte Chapelle. Originally built as home for the Crown of Thorns, "The Jewel Box of Paris," features over 600 square meters of beautiful 13th century stained glass windows.From Sainte Chapelle, you will learn about the myriad of sites the island has to offer, including the Memorial of the Deported, the Conciergerie, Palais de Justice, Pont Neuf, and more. Then, from peasants to emperors to hunchbacks, we will delve into the rich history of the interior and exterior of Notre Dame de Paris and find out why over 13 million people come to see her every year.