Père Lachaise Walking Tour

Tours & Sightseeing in Paris

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from$28.54
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Join us for a picturesque walk where you will learn the fascinating history for the Père Lachaise Cemetary. See the tombs of famous historical characters like Oscar Wilde, Jim Morrison, Chopin, Edith Piaf and more.
Join us on a picturesque walk where you will learn the fascinating history of the Père Lachaise Cemetery; from its origins as the country house of the king's confessor, to its role as a battlefield during the Napoleonic Wars, through to a stint as an execution ground during the Paris Commune, to finally becoming the most romantic and famous cemetery in the world. With a knowledgeable guide on hand to answer questions and highlight the stories and anecdotes hidden in this beautiful garden setting, you will visit the tombs of some of the most influential and diverse characters in history, including Oscar Wilde, Jim Morrison, Chopin, Edith Piaf and Molière. Spend some time away from the crowds and join us on what is arguably the most spiritual and memorable walk in Paris.

What’s included

  • Local guide

What’s not included

  • Gratuities

Highlights

  • Enjoy a day away from the hustle and bustle of the city
  • Informative, friendly and professional guide
  • Soak up the atmosphere on a walking tour
  • Step back in time on a history tour
  • All-inclusive tour
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