Paris like a Local Private Tour

Paris like a Local Private Tour

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( 103 reviews ) star Off the beaten track Paris 1 - 8 watch_later 3 hours
  • Explore multiple neighbourhoods and vibes
  • Have a coffee in the oldest French Cafe in Paris
  • Discover the Authentic Local Culture
  • Get to know the hidden spots only locals know
  • 100% Private & Customizable
  • Be part of the Parisian life with a local

You will meet here: Luxembourg Gardens

What you can expect

Having a warm croissant in the cold morning, spending some time in a beautiful park or hanging out at Canal St. Martin - just a few things from the daily life of a Parisian! During this 3-hours private tour, you’ll dive into the unique lifestyle in Paris and discover the true face of the city. Get ready to explore the city away from the touristy crowds and enjoy Paris like never before!

Step into the shoes of your private local guide and be amazed by the beautiful passages, amazing art galleries, petite boutiques and much more! Together with your local host, you’ll make your way from the cultural Quartier Latin towards the hip & buzzing districts Oberkampf and St. Martin. It’s a great way to take in both the bohemian-chic and urban vibes of the city!

Stop by places all locals love such as Sorbonne University, Jardin du Luxembourg and Canal St. Martin. Along the route, you’ll also be visiting a cool concept store, the best organic bakery in town and enjoy a drink among locals at the best café in Oberkampf! Make sure to keep your eyes wide open while you wander about- you might spot some great street fashion or creative local artist working on a masterpiece!

All local guides can’t wait to share their own unique personal anecdotes with you and give you a glimpse into their daily lives! Have any specific ideas for your private tour? Let your host know - the tour can be completely personalized for you!

Are you ready to spend the day with and like a Parisian? Check out the host profiles, pick your favorite Parisian host and by the end of the tour you’ll be saying: “Paris, Je t’aime”!

This is the plan

Meeting point
Saint Michel gate of Jardin Luxemburg
Jardin du Luxembourg
Start your Parisian day where the locals like to take a stroll
Sorbonne University
Dive in the cultural heart of Paris with this world famous university
Local Meet Up Spot
Discover the book store where the Parisians come to meet up, have a tea, and share some reading recommendations!
Notre Dame de Paris
Learn the stories of this timeless monument from a local!
By the river
Do as the Parisians do and walk along the Seine: how many bridges can you see?
Saint Paul
A village within the city: discover the Village Saint Paul, in Le Marais
Art break
Visit a local art gallery
Local shopping
Shop like a local at a very Parisian concept store
French Treat
Taste an exquisite onion bread from a modern Parisian boulangerie
Vintage Paris
Get the classy Parisian vibe in a local vintage shop
Warm up with a coffee
Relax in a cosy atmosphere at one of the oldest cafes in Paris
Place de la Republique
Lively and historical, this square is a must see
Local hotspot
Hip and full of locals, the Canal St Martin may just become your new favorite!
Final stop
Explore a colorful and full of culture cafe, dedicated to travelers!

Feel free to personalize this offer with the host of your choice

Off the beaten track details

Private Off the beaten track
Mode of transport
Walking tour
3 hours
Nr. of guests
1 - 8 persons
Meeting point
Luxembourg Gardens
Guest pick-up
instant confirmation
  • checkFree cancellation up to 14 days before experience date
  • closeNo refunds within 14 days of experience date

What's included
checkPrivate guide
checkOnion bread from a modern Parisian boulangerie
checkCoffee in one of the oldest and chic Parisian cafes

about Withlocals Originals

  • Experience the heart
    of the city

  • With the host of
    your choice

  • Private. Affordable.
    And 100% You.


How it works:

  1. 1 Choose the theme of your tour.
  2. 2 Pick your favorite local as your private guide.
  3. 3 Let your guide personalize anything you like.


Now you can enjoy the true heart of the city in the most personal and unique way.