Paris Dark Side


Come discover the old Paris where it was dangerous to walk at night...

Relevant periods:
From Middle Age to the XIXth century.
Monuments and places:
Saint-Denis street, the Halles, Palais Royal, Vivienne street, etc.
Your tour:
Enjoy a promenade into the Parisian historical dark side...
It is when they moved the Innocents cemetery to the South quarries of Paris that they created the famous catacombs.

→ Soon: This tour will be available in the “Dramatized tours” category (with a guide and actors)! Stay tuned!

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Group rate:

From EUR 170

(for the whole group)


If you are more than the number of people dropped in the list, that means it will be necessary to make reservations or prepare more specifically your tour. Then, please feel free to contact us, we will get back to you with a quotation:

The agency will send you separately the meeting point and your guide’s contact details.

General Information
  • Duration


  • Potential Difficulties

    This tour is accessible but it will be needed to walk across the neighborhood. Breaks will be planned regarding the duration of the tour.

  • Meeting Point

    Metro station Réaumur-Sébastopol
    (exit: rue Saint-Denis)

Practical Information

Please take an umbrella in case of bad weather.

Getting there

By Metro/RER

1:30 tour: Lines 3 & 4: Metro station « Réaumur-Sébastopol »

3:00 tour: Line 5: Metro station « Jacques Bonsergent »

By Car

1:30 tour: 51 rue Réaumur – 75002 Paris

3:00 tour: 23 boulevard de Magenta – 75010 Paris

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