Tour in Saint Germain en Laye
Reservation by appointment by mail
– Departure of the Tour, in front of the Tourist Office, Jardin des Arts, 3 rue Henry IV
– How to get to Saint-Germain-En Laye from Paris. Line RER A
station Saint Germain en Laye. Walk to the Place André Malraux and then
the rue Saint Louis.
– Itinerary : Discovering Saint-Germain-en-Laye means discovering the history of France. We will start from the Tourist Office to enter the Castle Park, former residence of the kings of France. Built around 1124 at the request of King Louis VI the Fat, various kings participated in its construction. The castle saw the birth of the Sun King, Louis XIV.
We will walk along the ramparts to admire the magnificent view of the Seine basin and in the distance the buildings of the La Défense district. We will cross a part of the park, in order to contemplate the very pretty facade of the castle and its French garden laid out by the famous gardener Le Nôtre.
We will then head towards the heart of St Germain-en-Laye to stroll through its small streets and shops or if you wish we can make a gourmet stop at the oldest pastry shop in St Germain-en-Laye, the Grandin pastry shop founded in 1822.
For the soccer fans we will pass by the training center of the famous soccer club, PSG.
Price for Saint Germain en Laye tour
* 02H00 from 1 to 4 persons = 220€ TTC