When the term Paris is mentioned, the first thing that comes to people’s minds is a romantic city whose story is retold in many publications. They are right. That is why Paris tours are here to make your stay or stopover unforgettable. Here is what to anticipate.
Experience the Contemporary Parisian Architecture from the Ourcq Canal
If you take a closer look at the history of Paris, you will realize that The Rotunda of La Villetteis one of the most breathtaking vestiges of the remaining general farmer wall (Mur des Fermiers Généraux) that acted as a landmark frontier between Paris and its Suburbs.
This will be a great opportunity to learn of the breathtaking story of fluvial networks that started after the creation of La Villette around 1808. And that is not all. The Paris tours guide will also explain how major industries were established on the river banks during that time.
Walking along the Canal de l’Ourcq, you will also see the narrow Ceinture railway belt that will revive the memories of ex-slaughterhouse. After the industrial area, the area was rehabilitated into one of the biggest parks.
The Mystique of the Royal Statues of the Saint-Denis Basilic
There is no better way of experiencing the rich history of Paris like seeing the royal necropolis and the recumbent statues of the Saint-Denis Basilica. Inside, you will hold your breath as you discover Sarcophagus installations (Merovingian, Carolingian) as well as the latest tombs. What a great way to learn about the great dynasties?
The Capetian and valois statures are located next to the Renaissance mausoleums. Other statues include those of Clovis and Francois. Well, do not read about these great statutes only in books, experience them during your stay or getaway in Paris.
Get the Best of Japanese Culture
Want to step away from Paris for a few minutes? Well, why not try Japan, in the heart of Paris. Paris Tours will get you the best of Japanese culture through different stops at komikku, izakaya and hanami. This will be a great time to taste Japanese delicacies, try their outfits, and buy something to take home.
These are only a few samples of great places and experiences to anticipate during your Paris Tour. Welcome to book your place on the Paris Tours website and your holiday or getaway will be unforgettable.