Your best day in Paris private tour

Customize a perfect day with Discover Walks Paris

available every day

Booking required
You can request a custom tour up to 48 hours in advance of your tour date.

What's in our tour?

The Best Day in Paris, EVER, tour, is our deluxe service.

Whether you like history, art, food, or anything else, we design the perfect custom, private tour for you. You tell our team of local experts about your interests, and we customize an itinerary for your best possible day in Paris. All you have to do is look forward to the big day!

You can focus your day on the great landmarks. Or you can focus on your own personal passion: fashion, food, film, or anything else that excites you! The best day is all about you. And the legwork is all up to us.

During your best day in Paris, you experience the must-see monuments of Paris with the expert insight of a local guide. You also discover the hidden gems that make Paris special to its inhabitants. Explore secluded side streets and gardens and locally-loved shops and restaurants.


  • Experience the monuments that make Paris so great, from the Eiffel Tower to Notre Dame
  • Enjoy an itinerary planned around your interests by our local experts
  • We deal with all the logistics for you, including complimentary transportation
  • Explore Paris with a born-and-raised local guide
  • See why we are Europe’s #1 company for custom private tours

Where and when?

We meet you when is most convenient for you in central Paris. It can be your hotel, a train station, etc. This tour also ends where you request. Your guide will look after you all the way.

We keep bookings open up to 48 hours in advance.

Available every day except December 24 and 25.

Why take this tour?

This service is for people looking for a special day during their time in Paris. You will discover Paris in the company of an engaging, dependable local.


We offer half-day and full-day services.

For the half-day custom private tour – 3.5 hours:

for 1 or 2 adults €412
for 3 adults €434
for 4 adults €449

And for the full-day custom private tour – 7 hours:

for 1 or 2 adults €687
for 3 adults €710
for 4 adults €731

Discounts for teens, kids are free, and price caps for big parties.

Fees all include any public transportation fees: metro and bus. They do not include museum rights and entrance fees.

Private car service is available on request.

Travel plans can change, we apply a FREE CANCELLATION policy. Consult our T&C.

Other information

Sample itinerary for Your best Day in Paris:

9am: Your private guide meets you at your hotel at the time you requested. Together, we make any last-minute adjustments to your itinerary.

Your private tour starts with a visit to a little-known rooftop terrace for a 360° view of Paris. Your discover all the places you’ll see during the tour. The guide also points other noteworthy spots to check out during your stay.

10am: We stroll through the picturesque “Village of Montmartre,” the bohemian center of the Parisian arts scene. Your guide brings you along a lesser-known route up the hill. At the gleaming Sacre Coeur Basilica, you enjoy the most picturesque view over Paris.

12:30pm: tap your private guide’s insight for lunch. Be sure to find the best quiche, steak-frites, crêpes, or whatever food you crave. While you eat, your guide also rolls out a city map and helps you plan the rest of your stay in Paris. She arranges the perfect dinner reservation at a trendy Parisian bistro.

1:15pm: Venture with your guide to the Île de la Cité to experience the grandeur of the island’s Notre Dame cathedral. Your guide discusses the innovative architecture and highlights quirky details in the artwork. You then stroll through the ancient back-alleys that most tourists never see. Do you love ice cream? Your guide shows you the legendary parlor Berthillon for a scoop of your favorite flavor

2.30pm: Next, stroll through the Latin Quarter, Paris’s medieval neighborhood. Spot the Sorbonne, the Pantheon, and the luxurious Luxembourg Gardens. In this neighborhood, you feel the presence of Parisian expats like Picasso and Hemingway.

4pm: Your guide adds a final, unscheduled stop to your tour: Pont des Arts. Paris’ most romantic bridge leads you right to the Louvre museum. There, your guide hands you the skip-the-line tickets you requested for the Louvre. Tonight, you will see the Mona Lisa, the Venus of Milo, and the Louvre’s unparalleled collection of world-class art.

4:30pm: Bid your guide farewell as you arrive at the Louvre. Receive skip-the-line tickets so that you can continue your best day ever in Paris with the museum’s incredible collection of art.

Before parting, you exchange emails with your guide, happy to have made a new friend in Paris.


We pick you up at your hotel in central Paris


you pick the time you want

Additional information

Full-day, 7-hour, local guiding service
Discover Walks's customized tour planning services
Local transportation: Paris' historic metro system
Available (at cost): skip-the-line tickets to Musée du Louvre, Musée d’Orsay, Musée de
l’Orangerie, Sainte Chapelle, Arc de Triomphe, and Musée Picasso

Full-day chauffeur or airport transfer
Museum entrance tickets

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