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    Tours with locals in Paris

    Tailoring each tour to your wishes by locals who love their city

      (0 - 12 years old)

      Tourist enjoying a rainy day of exploring Paris with a local guide
      Tourist enjoying a rainy day of exploring Paris with a local guide

      The best Paris private tours & experiences with locals

      There’s no better way to explore the City of Lights than with a like-minded local by your side. Our tours with locals in Paris let you experience the city beyond the Eiffel Tower and Champs-Élysées. You won’t miss out on the top attractions, but you might see them from a different perspective – from a secret rooftop or a hidden bar loved by locals. Discover the soul of Paris on tours with locals who can show you what makes the city truly special. Explore the cobbled cafés that serve the best French pastries, the charismatic neighborhoods further from the city center – and get to know the Paris that only reveals itself to the people who call it home.

      Discovering hidden gems along the streets of Paris with a local
      Discover Paris beyond your guidebook

      On our tours with locals, you won’t ever be hindered by confusing maps, tangled public transport, or menus written in French. Your local guide is a walking, talking GPS and Google Translate who can answer any questions you have about navigating the city. Every city is so much more than its top 10 travel list. Our local guides will help you build a deep cultural understanding of Paris and France. By experiencing Paris on our tours with locals, you’ll gain invaluable insight into the city’s unique customs and traditions, getting a beautifully nuanced portrait of its personality in the process.

      Couple enjoying coffee with a local guide at a bistro in Paris
      A Paris tour for every type of traveler

      Whether you’re a history buff who wants to soak up every inch of Paris’s past, an architecture aficionado who wants to see as many landmarks as possible, or a fanatic foodie whose must-see attractions are restaurants, markets, and cafés, our Paris tours with locals will be personalized to you. Paris has something for everyone, and in our network of likable locals, we have someone who shares your passion and can show you the best their city has to offer. Our guides come from all ages, backgrounds, and perspectives – between them, we’ll find the perfect friend to suit your travel style.

      Seeing the famous sights in Paris on a private tour with a local guide
      From highlights to hidden gems

      In a city with more iconic attractions than you could see in an entire month, making the most of your time is a must. On our City Unscripted tours with locals in Paris, you’ll have plenty of help to squeeze in as many sights as possible, whether you have a full day, half a day, or just three hours to do it. But more than that, our tours with locals let you see Paris’ local haunts and lesser-known landmarks. It’s easy to get caught up in the tourist trap and lose sight of the city’s authenticity. Your local guide is eager to share the secret gems that make Paris so special to the people who call it home.

      Latest reviews from our guests

        Two weeks and two great experiences with City Unscripted! The second was with Marie as we explored the Montmartre neighborhood in Paris. Marie also had a great personality and was knowledgeable on the area.

        April 2024

        Kelly G

        Delishiya was amazing - knowledgeable, fun and she really understood what we were looking for - an off-the-beaten track tour of the Marais neighborhood, the Jewish highlights - a Temple, Anne Frank garden and Holocaust memorial, the best falafel in town, and a wonderful bakery - plus fascinating historical churches and buildings that are now museums and libraries, wonderful little cafes and vintage shops. Plus she gave us great tips for further exploring and evening activities and an app to help us get around Paris on our own. She is a gem, and really added the perfect touch to our Paris Ian experience!

        April 2024

        Karen G

        Everything was perfect from the initial contact till the end of the day. Excellent service and attention to details. Delishiya made that day in Paris perfect for me. Thank you!

        April 2024

        Krisztina K

        During my business trip to France, I seized the opportunity to explore Paris during a long weekend. Knowing little about the city and lacking a planned itinerary, I opted to book a private tour. I was matched with Pascal, an exceptional guide. With his expertise, he familiarized me with navigating Paris and unveiled numerous off-the-beaten-path gems beyond the typical landmarks, places I would have never found myself. Pascal tailored the tour to my interests seamlessly, ensuring a memorable and personalized experience. Throughout our exploration, he shared his extensive knowledge of places, people, and history making it all the more enlightening and enjoyable. As our tour concluded, Pascal recommended the top attractions aligned with my interests, ensuring I made the most of my limited time in the city.

        April 2024

        Matthew Z

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