Guided Tour of Père Lachaise Cemetery
Follow your expert guide among the 69,000 tombs of the peaceful Père Lachaise Cemetery, established in 1804. Visit the final resting places of famous artists, including Jim Morrison, Oscar Wilde, Edith Piaf, Frédéric Chopin, and much more.
I'm a 36 Parisian girl born and raised in a village nearby Versailles.
I used to create and sell "love locks" on the famous lover's bridge "Pont des Arts" with my darling, Sed (we've been a faithful couple for 14 years).
This job revealed me a keen interest in working with foreign visitors.
When the government replaced the bridge's fences by windows I started to search for another job. I've been lucky enough to find a company's ad searching for a guide specialized in Catacombs. This is how I discovered this job.
Being impassioned by catacombs and underground heritage for 9 years, I am currently employed by several companies to lead guided tours of the Catacombs Museum. I also do day-tours of the Normandy D-Day beaches, the town of Chartres and its cathedral, walking tours of the cemetery of Père-Lachaise, themed-tours about the historical crimes and legends of Paris...
This is the dream job to me: I love meeting people from all around the world to share my passion with them.
I also love history, music, gigs, exhibitions, pubs, urban exploration...
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Reviews from travellers (2)
This tour was one a the major highughts of a 12-day vacation to London and Paris for my niece and I. I recommend this tour very highly.