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  • Paris: New Year's Eve Sightseeing Cruise

    1. Paris: New Year's Eve Sightseeing Cruise

    Climb aboard a comfortable boat and enjoy the view of Paris on the last day of the year. Share a boxed snack and enjoy drinks as you take in vistas of the City of Lights and its many iconic landmarks. Your boat has a glass-enclosed observation deck, allowing you to eat and enjoy the scenery at the same time, while protected from the weather. Use your smartphone to listen to an audio guide available in 14 languages. See the dreamy nighttime skyline on the most festive day of the year. Admire famous sights such as the Eiffel Tower, Les Invalides, the Parliament building, Musée d'Orsay, Institut de France, Notre Dame Cathedral, the City Hall, The Conciergerie, the Louvre, the Obelisk, and the Grand Palais. The service ends at the foot of the Eiffel Tower at midnight.

    The o my thing that was not so good about it was the change of the itinerary without previous information. But all the activity was amazing, the gifts included were unique and the animated guides were incredible.

  • Paris: 2.5-Hour Guided Vintage Car Tour and Wine Tasting

    2. Paris: 2.5-Hour Guided Vintage Car Tour and Wine Tasting

    Explore Paris on a city highlight tour aboard a vintage Mercedes 280 SE from 1970. Visit the iconic Eiffel Tower and take incredible photos with the classic car. This tour takes you to the many landmarks and sights Paris has to offer, including Hôtel de Ville, Hôtel de Sens, Tour Saint Jacques, Notre Dame de Paris, Institut de France, Place de la Concorde, Grand Palais, Pont Alexandre III, Invalides, and Saint Germain des Prés. Explore some off-the-beaten-track sights and districts of the city like the Saint-Sulpice cathedral or Arènes de Lutèce. Then, stop at a local winery in Latin Corner and discover a selection of unique wines.

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What people are saying about Institut de France

Overall rating

4.3 / 5

based on 419 reviews

We had a great guide he was nice and knew a lot about the sights. The wines were good thought there would be more history around them. But we are happy with the whole

Wine tasting is the wrong name for a visit to the store!