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Private Tour: Paris Historical Walking Tour and Skip-the-Line Louvre Museum with Guide
"Meet your guide on Île de la Cité in the morning for your private walking tour. The epicenter of Paris Île de la Cité is the perfect place to start your historical tour of Paris as this is where the ancient city was founded and where the medieval city was reborn. Admire the island's most famed attraction Notre Dame Cathedral before taking a 3-hour narrated walk along the lovely River Seine.Trace Paris' fascinating history architecture art and culture throughout the centuries as you uncover the famous landmarks and bridges along the Seine. Highlights include the Pont Neuf and Pont des Arts
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Private Tour: Paris Full-Day Sightseeing Tour with Eiffel Tower
"One of the best ways to discover Paris is getting around the city by foot and by car with a private guide. You will get to see Notre-Dame de Paris and Ile de la cité Montmartre and the Opera House Concorde square the Arc de Triomphe and the Champs-Elysées the Invalides the Grand Palais the Marais district and the Bastille square
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Private Tour: 2CV Paris City Highlights Tour
"Meet your private guide at your central Paris hotel or near Opera Garnier in the center of town and then hop into the passenger seat of your 2CV car. Relax as your guide takes care of the driving allowing you to focus on sightseeing rather than navigating the streets. Enjoy frequent photo stops and chat with your guide about your mode of transport as well as the beautiful city.After arriving on the French motoring scene in the 1940s the attention-grabbing and economical Citroen 2V cars quickly became de reigeur. While their look has changed over the years the original models – such as the one used on this tour – are held in deep-rooted affection in France. So enjoy the attention from Parisian locals and visitors alike as you ride around in a true original: a soft-top vintage 2CV.Your route takes in all the top Paris attractions around the city center
From EUR60.00

La Grande Roue - The Great Wheel Tips (12)

La Grande Roue

Yes, this is a touristy thing to do but we didn't care. This large ferris wheel is a fun distraction in the middle of the city. If you don't mind heights and can take the motion, it's a easy ride to...
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cjg1
Jul 18, 2016

Grande Roue - A wandering Ferris Wheel.

There was already a Grande Roue de Paris at the universal exhibition of Paris in 1900, not at the Jardin des Tuileries but near the Champ de Mars. That Ferris wheel had a diameter of 100 m and was...
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breughel
Feb 28, 2015

Up in the Air on La Grande Roue

“The best of America drifts to Paris. The American in Paris is the best American. It is more fun for an intelligent person to live in an intelligent country. France has the only two things toward...
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von.otter
Jun 17, 2009

Paris, ferris wheel ride at Place Concorde

Ferris wheel at place de la concorde. You MUST try it. Very thrilling but after 2nd round (it goes 3-4rounds, depends on the mood of worker....french eh?:) finally you can open your eyes and enjoy the...
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mallyak
Aug 16, 2008

Grande Roue -- the Big Wheel

Paris' "Grande Roule" -- or Big Wheel -- was built in 1999 as part of the city's Millennium Celebration. With 50,000 individuals light bulbs stretching its 200 foot height, the Wheel lit up the...
Ewingjr98
Nov 16, 2006

The French Wheel - La Grand Roue

Take a ride on the French Ferris Wheel - La Grand Roue - at the end of the Champs Elysées. It gives you a good view of the city looking back down it's most famous avenue towards the Arc de Triomph....
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Zanzibargirl
Jun 28, 2004

Ferris wheel

Photo taken from on top of the ferris wheel. View right ahead of The Louvre museum, on the left you can see Rue de Rivoli, and below the Tuileries garden..It's a pleasant ride and a fun way to see...
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Zlur
Dec 02, 2002

As big as they come ferris wheel

This is bigger than one in Vienna, but that is rather large also. Rides can be taken and been going for 100 years, or so?
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BruceDunning
Dec 30, 2007

Great

Even not the biggest ferris wheel in the world, but it worth to see it and especially when on top, can see the view of Paris, especially at nite with full of lighs! amazing! And not far from Louvre. ...
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black_mimi99
Dec 24, 2007

Fortune Wheel. In this...

Fortune Wheel. In this attraction you can see a beautiful view of Paris. It was made for celebrate the 2000 year. Is one of the biggest fortune wheel of the world.
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lucyguajardo
Sep 12, 2002

go on The Big Wheel (La Grande...

go on The Big Wheel (La Grande Roule) in La Place De Concorde. OK, it's not 'The London Eye', but it's OK and it's fun.Decent views of Paris, and just a fun thing to do, if you've the time to spare. ...
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steventilly
Aug 24, 2002

Went on the big fairground...

Went on the big fairground wheel, for spectacular views across Paris, including down the Avenue towards the Louvre in the distance, shown in the photo (and the my main photo)
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CarolynShort
Aug 24, 2002
 
 
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"My Paris: not only operas and bicycles . . ."
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"London is a riddle. Paris is an explanation."
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Things to Do Near La Grande Roue - The Great Wheel

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Place de la Concorde

This is the biggest square of Paris. Its position is strategic for tourists infact at west you find Champs Elysees, at east the Tuileries gardens where you find the Orangerie museum. At north...
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City Free Tour - Montmartre

Montmartre is maybe the most beautiful part of Paris. I took this walk with City Free Tour and it was the best tour i ever took. Guy was great! After that i felt like i live in Montmartre. Great...
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Hôtel de Crillon

One of the most elegant hotels in the world and possessing one of the best restaurants in Paris, Les Ambassadeurs, the Hotel Crillon has become headquarters of international diplomats where many press...
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Musée de l'Orangerie

Set in the delightful Jardin des Tuileries is the Musée de l'Orangerie which houses Claude Monet's famous waterlily series "Nymphéas" . The Monet works are clearly the main draw but downstairs there...
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Pont de la Concorde

again, there are about 37 bridges spanning the seine river in Paris of which it roughly cuts the city into two. One of the photographed while on a Seine River Cruise is the Pont de la Concorde, which...
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Palais Bourbon - National Assembly

Palais Bourbon is on the river gauche of the Sein in front of Pont de la Concorde. The palace, wanted by Luisa Francesca, the daughetr of Luigi XIV, was built betwen 1722 and 1728. Inside it is...
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Getting to La Grande Roue - The Great Wheel

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Place de la Concorde, 75008 Paris

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