Skip the Line: Louvre Museum Walking Tour including Venus de Milo and Mona Lisa

Duration: 3 hours
Destination: France, Île-de-France, Paris
from
4775

Check Availability

  • 3 hours
  • Paris
  • E-Voucher
  • Lowest Price
  • Cancellable

Overview

Experience culture and art through the ages with a small-group tour of Paris’ epic Louvre Museum. Jump the queue and spend three hours with a guide, seeing and learning about some of the museum’s 35,000 artworks across eight themed galleries. Then enjoy time on your own to explore, viewing paintings, sculpture and architecture from 450 BC to the 19th century. Numbers are limited to 25 on this small-group tour to ensure a more intimate experience. To upgrade your ticket, select a private tour exclusive to just your group.

Highlights

  • Fully narrated tour
  • Skip the line

Itinerary
This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Louvre Museum, 99 rue de Rivoli, 75001 Paris France

Your 3-hour journey through some of the world’s great artistic treasures begins at the Arc du Carrousel, next to the Louvre entrance. Choose a morning, afternoon or evening tour and meet your English-speaking guide. Enjoy fast access to the museum with your skip-the-line pass and begin your tour through the massive venue, home to over 35,000 works of art spanning more than 73,000 square meters of exhibition space. Your entrance pass also provides complimentary audio headsets.

Wander the diverse exhibitions, starting with the Ancient Greek Parthenon, followed by the iconic Venus de Milo. While in the ancient antiquities’ gallery, view the celebrated Winged Victory of Samothrace. Then head to the Apollo Gallery to see the opulent royal crowns of Napoleon and King Louis XV. Get a taste of the French Revolution with Delacroix’s painting Liberty Leading the People and take in the Italian Renaissance as you gaze at the work of Michelangelo and Da Vinci's Mona Lisa. (See full sample list below.)

With your small group (limited to 25 people), engage in lively chats with your guide and hear entertaining anecdotes, trivia and history. Afterward, spend as much time as you like exploring the museum independently.

Please Note: Evening tours are limited to Wednesdays and Fridays at 6:30pm. For an extra unique experience, book an evening session and wind through the quiet corridors at night, when the crowds are gone, and the artwork is basked in soft light. Enjoy the tour without all the bustle, and finish with great views of the Louvre’s glittery outside pyramid lit up after dusk.

Itinerary Skip the Line: Louvre Museum Walking Tour includes but is not limited to:
• Sully Wing
• Roman Sculpture Hall
• Venus de Milo
• Frieze of the Parthenon
• Etruscan Artifacts
• Winged Victory of Samothrace
• The Apollo Gallery (crowns of Louis XV and Napoleon)
• Italian Renaissance Wing (DaVinci’s Madonna on the Rocks and Mona Lisa)
• French Wing (David’s Coronation of Napoleon; Delacroix’s Victory Leading the People)
• Michelangelo’s Slaves
• Canova’s Psyche and Cupid


Duration: 3 hours

Inclusions
  • Local guide
  • Audio Headsets
  • Guaranteed to skip the long lines
  • Small-Group tour or Private Tour (if option selected)
  • Entry/Admission - Louvre Museum
  • Guaranteed to skip the lines

Exclusions
  • Gratuities
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Please note that due to renovation work carried on inside the Louvre until mid-October 2019, we might not be able to cover some artworks such as the Mona Lisa
  • Near public transportation
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Large bags, backpacks, and suitcases are not permitted in the museum. Only very small bags are allowed.
  • Please note that parties of 7 or more people may be split in different groups on the day of the tour at the meeting point.
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • Due to heightened security measures, you may experience delays in clearing security checks when entering the venue.
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 25 travelers
Departure Point

Arc de Triomphe du Carrousel, Arc de triomphe du Carrousel, 75001 Paris, France


Return Details

Louvres, France

Voucher info

You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.

Duration

3 hours

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

User's Reviews

Image - 18 Sep 2019 -

Navin S

Had a great trip with a guide who was thoughtful to keep checking on all of us and giving instructions very carefully. She showed us the highlights of the museum including the Mona Lisa and works by Leonardo da Vinci and Michelangelo. While regaling is with the history and interesting facts about the artefacts and the museum. Didn’t realise I would enjoy it as much!

Image - 18 Sep 2019 -

Elizabeth V

Our guide was very nice and easy to understand . He made sure we got the most in the three hours we had.

Image - 16 Sep 2019 -

Brian W

We really enjoyed our evening tour of the Louvre. Our guide, Alastair was very informative and fun. We learned a lot about French history, the artists, and the paintings. We were able to focus on what we were looking at as we did not need to worry about finding our way around or try to decide how to manage our time in this vast museum. Very worthwhile and highly recommend!

Image - 16 Sep 2019 -

Andrea H

What an amazing tour. We had Felix as a guide who did an absolutely amazing job guiding us through the maze, that is the louvre. He Was extremely knowledgeable about the pieces and even knew some of the history about how the pieces have been moved around throughout time and their locations. When I come back I will not hesitate to specifically ask for him.

Image - 09 Sep 2019 -

Thomas F

Our La Vacanza Travel guide was excellent, He was very knowledgeable and an excellent communicator. His background information made the exhibits come alive.

User's Picture Gallery

Image

Our Tour Guide

Image

Venus de Milo

Image

Cupid and his Lover - Great story

Image

Palace residence

Image

Our Tour guide Fabi

Image

Our tour guide, Cristina, a knowledgeable and charming companion.

Image

The Arc du Carrousel near the Louvre, where we easily found our tour guide.

Image

The crowded viewing room for the Mona Lisa! Easter Sunday.

Image

Here I was admiring the pyramid of glass from inside

Image

Image

Image

Image

Image

Image

Image

Image

Image

Image

Image

Image

Image

Image

Image

ImageImageImageImageImageImageImageImageImageImageImageImageImageImageImageImageImageImageImageImageImageImageImageImage

Similar Packages


Other Populars

Some popular Sightseeing Tours, Activities, Hotels and Holiday Packages.

France - SightSeeing Tours and Activities View All

Paris - Where To Stay View All

Paris - Holiday Packages View All

Paris - Top Tourist Attractions View All

Cricket World Cup Packages

2019 Cricket World Cup Tour Packages From India
Plane For Loader
Plane for loader