Bus & Chauffeured tours of parIS
Treat yourself to the ultimate Parisian experience!
– Relish in the classic chic French cafe as featured in One Day & The Tourist
– See Lover’s Bridge where Carrie & Big finally get together in Sex & the City
– Sit on the very steps where Gil waited for Hemingway in Midnight in Paris
– Discover the hidden Holy Grail from The Da Vinci Code
– Re-live thrilling chases from Taken, the Bourne Identity & James Bond
Sit back and relax as your guide takes you on a 3-hour drive through central Paris to see the city’s most famous movie and TV filming locations and celebrity hot spots. This tour does a circuit of central Paris so makes a great sightseeing tour that provides you with an overview of the layout of Paris and lots of ideas on places to visit http://www.eta-i.org/provigil.html after the tour at your leisure.
In the charming neighborhood of the Latin Quarter, sit on the steps where Gil waited for Hemingway in Woody Allen’s Midnight in Paris. Pretend to re-enact the moment Andy throws her phone into the fountain in The Devil Wears Prada. Imagine the car chases from The Bourne Identity, Taken, Rush Hour 3 and James Bond as you cruise down Paris’ Grand Boulevards. Follow in the fashionable footsteps of Leonardo DiCaprio as he bends Paris in Inception and find out where the Holy Grail is hidden in The Da Vinci Code.
You’ll enjoy some sightseeing along the way with special appearances by THE famous ‘To Do’ Parisian landmarks including: The Eiffel Tower, Place Vendôme, Palais Royale, Musée d’Orsay, the Louvre Pyramid, Place Concorde, Opera Garnier, Place Madeleine, the Pantheon, Saint Sulpice & Notre-Dame. We place these iconic sites as well as a host of hotels, restaurants, cafes and shops into the context of big Hollywood & Parisien blockbusters.
The tour is jam-packed with celebrity hotspots, behind-the-scenes scoop and movie trivia. You’ll find out where the first movie EVER was shown and how Paris plays a vital role in the worldwide film industry, second only to Hollywood itself. You’ll see what makes Paris the most beautiful, magical and romantic film capital.
You’ll see more than 50 locations where films and TV shows were set shot including The Bourne Identity, Ratatouille, Sex and the City, Julie & Julia, Midnight in Paris,The Da Vinci Code, Gossip Girl, The Hunchback of Notre Dame, Taken and James Bond.
Get a Front Row Seat to the Action
Eiffel Tower jumps, heros and villians, swashbuckling sword fights, police in hot pursuit -
with its windy backroads, rooftops and underground catacombs and metro, Paris has all the combined elements required for epic action sequences.
SEE A NEW PERSPECTIVE
Like Quasimodo's panoramic view of Paris beneath him in the towers of Notre Dame, this tour gives you a great overview of the entire city. Not only does it give you a bigger picture of how all of Paris fits together, you get a unique perspective of Paris through the films. Even many Parisiens often aren't aware that they are standing next to the scene of a famous movie location so you'll have insider knowledge.
TRAVEL IN STYLE
Parisiens have earned their reputation as fearless drivers and have a special way of parking à la Pink Panther. Don't worry, you don't have to be at the wheel navigating the infamous Arc de Triomphe roundabout. Enjoy the luxury of a chauffeured driver as you sit back & relax whilst all the monuments of Paris come to you.
RE-LIVE THE DRAMA
From on-screen to behind-the-scenes tensions and battles, there's always drama.
We bring you legendary stories and some never-before-revealed anecdotes straight from the set.
CULTIVATE THE SENSES
Like Julia Childs and Sabrina that were drawn to the Cordon Bleu cooking school, this tour with tantalise your senses. You don't have to love cooking to appreciate and taste all the great French dishes. Restaurants, cafes, insider tips on where to find the best macaroons and Parisian-made ice-cream.
EXPERIENCE THE SUSPENSE
Follow in the footsteps of the thrillers set in Paris as you uncover the intrigue and subterfuge and try to piece everything together.
From Breathless and Charade to the Da Vinci Code and the Tourist, the twists and turns are sure to make your head spin.