Private Guided Tour of Champs Elysées’ History

You want to discover the world’s most beautiful avenue from a singular point of view, through its history ? From its origin to now, your Private Guided Tour of Champs ElyséesHistory reveals to you all the secrets of this avenue, which is the pride of Paris
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Private Guided Tour of Champs Elysées : History

The Champs Élysées was originally fields and market gardens, until 1616, when Marie de Medicis decided to extend the axis of the Tuileries Garden with an avenue of trees.

In 1724, the Tuileries Garden axis and the avenue were connected and extended, leading beyond the Place de l’Étoile.

By the late 18th century, the Champs Élysées had become a fashionable avenue: the bosquet plantings on either side had thickened enough to be given formal rectangular glades (cabinets de verdure). We can’t also deny that the Champs Elysées has a bad reputation at that time : many cabarets and bars were settled among the gardens…
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Private Guided Tour of Champs Elysées’ History : take the Tour

Through the gardens and the Champs Elysées avenue, your Private Guide takes you to discover the history of the famous avenue. Program: the Rond Point des Champs Elysées, its mansions, the Grand and Petit Palais, the Palais de la Découverte, the innumerable statues of the avenue…
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Private Guided Tour of Champs Elysées’ History : details

Your Private Guided Tour of Champs ElyséesHistory lasts 2 hours.

Relax! Your Private Guided Tour is entirely custom-tailored : depending on your requests, we adapt to your wishes, we visit at your own pace, you skip the line and have priority access to Parisian monuments.

Save time & money: we complete your Private Guided Tour with recommendations for the best restaurants, hotels and exhibitions in Paris, in order to provide a unique experience.

You are accompanied by an independent local professional guide / or specialist, selected based on his / her interest in History and Parisian habits.

Private Guided Tour of Champs Elysées’ History : book now

Each Private Guided Tour is custom-tailored and different : prices start at 259€ per group (up to 4 persons).

Please contact us for booking your Private Guided Tour of Champs Elysées’ History

…or to offer it to a friend !