Private tour of chartres and its cathedral from paris

From

109 €


Duration

~ 5 H

Meet your guide in your hotel or private residence, located in the heart of Paris, and settle into your comfortable air-conditioned vehicle. Then leave Paris for an afternoon in the company of your driver / guide, and head to Chartres, the capital of light and perfume. Located about 90 km southwest of Paris, you will arrive in Chartres after approximately 1 hour journey. You will start with a visit to the Notre-Dame de Chartres cathedral, one of the most beautiful examples of high Gothic architecture in France, still well preserved and listed as UNESCO World Heritage since 1979.

During your private tour of the cathedral with your guide, you will be awestruck by its dimensions which make it a unique and unmissable place, and undoubtedly one of the most beautiful examples of Gothic architecture in the world. Important destination for travelers and pilgrims since the 12th century, many of whom come to venerate its famous relic: the "Santa Camisa" (clothes that the Virgin Mary would have worn on the day of the birth of Christ), Notre-Dame de Chartres leaves not impassive visitors and you will be amazed by its stained glass windows, a set of stained glass windows considered to be one of the most complete and best preserved sets of medieval times with a total area of ​​2600 m2, which illuminate its apse.

At the end of the visit which will have made you not only bring light this best preserved architectural jewel of its time with its sculptures, its exceptional paving, and more particularly its famous maze in the center of the nave, one of the largest labyrinths ever built in a French Cathedral, but also the Bishops Palace Garden, from where you will delight in wathing the beautiful panoramic view over the old town, you will have some time to stroll around the old town.

Then, it will be time to return to Paris, where your driver/guide will drop you off in the early evening.

Highlights:

  • 5-hour, private tour of Chartres from Paris
  • Visit Cathedral Notre-Dame de Chartres (World Heritage Site)
  • Marvel at the largest collection of surviving stained Glass Windows
  • Explore the local streets on a walking tour of the city

The price includes:

  • Transport by air-conditioned vehicle
  • Hotel or Private Accomodation pickup and drop-off
  • Private tour
  • Local professional driver/guide
  • Free bottle of water
  • Hydroalcoholic gel at your disposal in the vehicle

The price does not includes:

  • Food
  • Gratuities

Cancellation policy

  • Cancel up to 3 days in advance to receive a full refund

COVID-19: Preventive Measures Implemented

  • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
  • Face masks required for travelers and guides in public areas and vehicles
  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
  • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
  • Signatory of Caring Attitude, the health commitment charter of the city of Paris

Meeting point

  • Pick-up from your accommodation in Paris (hotel or private apartment)
  • To benefit from the complimentary pick-up at your hotel or private apartment, your accommodation must be centrally located in Paris and have one of the following postal / zip code: 75001, 75002, 75003, 75004, 75005, 75006, 75007, 75008, 75009, 75015, 75016, 75017
  • The exact pick-up time will be confirmed by email

Where ?

Paris
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Flexible booking terms

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Sanitary measures

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