Explore the best of Paris and discover for yourself why the city is fondly known as 'The City of Love' on this fantastic full-day Rail Tour to Paris from London. Enjoy a romantic three-course champagne lunch from the heights of the Eiffel Tower as you watch the hustle and bustle of the city below you. See Paris's most famous landmarks on a Panoramic Tour of the city and round your day off with a relaxing cruise along the meandering River Seine.
Why not upgrade your train journey and enjoy Standard Premier class? (Optional Extra) - Sit back and relax as you travel in style. Watch the world go by in extra spacious coaches and unwind in comfortable seats while enjoying a light meal and drinks.
London St Pancras International Station
Our team will be waiting to greet you in front of Dune (shoe shop), located next to the Eurostar Departures Terminal inside St Pancras Station. There, you will be given your train tickets and information pack, and our Evan Evans Representative will explain the order of the day before you board your train.
St Pancras is centrally located and a 5-minute walk from Kings Cross Underground Station, which is serviced by the Metropolitan, Circle, Hammersmith & City, Victoria and Northern Lines. It is in Zone 1: You can spot our representative on their red clipboard.
Day One, London to Paris
Start your journey to Paris from London by meeting your Expert Tour Guide at St Pancras International. From there, you will board the Eurostar, ready to begin your adventure to the 'City of Love'. If you choose to travel in Standard Premier class, enjoy a complimentary continental breakfast onboard the Eurostar.
After a quick journey by train from London to Paris, you will arrive at Paris Gare du Nord. Our Luxury Small Group Vehicle will already be here waiting for you, ready to begin your Parisian journey.
The Eiffel Tower
Bienvenue à Paris! The first stop on our tour is the iconic Eiffel Tower, one of the most well-known structures in the world.
On arrival, you will beat the lines and head straight to Level 1 for some incredible views of the Parisian cityscape. Explore the history of the Eiffel Tower at the interactive museum or feel the thrill of the glass floor and watch the hustle and bustle Paris beneath your feet.
At Madame Brasserie, you will be treated to a delicious three-course Champagne lunch, after which you will have time to take some memorable photographs.
After lunch, take to the water and enjoy a relaxing cruise along the meandering River Seine. Enjoy panoramic views of the beautiful waterfront complete with fascinating audio commentary about the history of Paris.
Back onboard your Luxury Small Group Vehicle, it's time to head off on a sightseeing tour of Paris with your expert guide. Along the way, you will see all of the most iconic landmarks, including the Champs-Élysées, the Arc de Triomphe and the Place de la Concorde.
Built at the top of Montmartre Hill, the Sacré-Cœur Basilica is the highest point in the city. A beautiful church is located in one of the most peaceful areas of Paris. Enjoy free entry before taking in the unobstructed views of Paris. Take a moment to enjoy the serene sense of calmness that is often found here. Locals are often seen here enjoying the view and simply sitting, talking to each other.
The route up to the Sacré-Cœur has 270 steps and takes about 10 minutes to walk up. For those that are unable to walk or would prefer a more relaxed way to the top, it is possible to purchase a funicular cable car ticket.
Day Two, Paris to London
After a busy two days exploring the city it's time to head back to London on the Eurostar train.
London St Pancras International Station St Pancras is centrally located and a 5-minute walk from Kings Cross Underground Station, which is serviced by the Metropolitan, Circle, Hammersmith & City, Victoria and Northern Lines and is in Zone 1.
Day One Meeting Time: 6:00 am at St. Pancras International Station
Day Two Return journey: Check in at Gare Du Nord at 7:00 pm. Eurostar departs at 8:13 pm, arriving into St. Pancras International at 9:39 pm
Please ensure that you have a valid passport and appropriate visas for travel between the UK and France
Day Two is at leisure and unescorted
Adult and Child prices are based on two guests sharing a twin/double room. Single travellers must choose the Single Occupancy rate
Entrance to the Eiffel Tower is to Level 1 (which is not the top of the Eiffel Tower)
Although the ticket to the Eiffel Tower is 'Fast-track', there are often long queues
We will make every effort to fulfil seating requests on the Eurostar however, this can not be guaranteed
Those who wish to visit the Basilica at Sacré-Cœur can also take the funicular (not included in the price of the tour) to avoid climbing the steps to the top
Lunch not included for children under 4 years
Children under 4 years are not provided with a seat on the Eurostar or coach
Please advise us of any special dietary requirements at least 72 hours prior to travel
Please note to maintain a comfortable environment for all guests, Eurostar have some limits around the amount of alcohol you can bring on board: 4 bottles/cans of beer or 1 bottle of wine per person
Please note bookings are subject to the Eurostar conditions of carriage which can be found here
Guided Paris Small Group Tour with Champagne Lunch on the Eiffel Tower & overnight stay - standard£505.00
Guided Paris Small Group Tour with Champagne Lunch on the Eiffel Tower & overnight stay - Standard - Explore the best of Paris on this fantastic overnight rail tour. We've taken care of everything for you, including return travel to Paris from London, so all you need to do is sit back, relax and enjoy your day in the City of Lights! See Paris's world-famous sights and iconic landmarks and enjoy a 3-course lunch on the Eiffel Tower.
Guided Paris Small Group Tour with Champagne Lunch on the Eiffel Tower & overnight stay - Std. Prem.£771.00
Guided Paris Small Group Tour with Champagne Lunch on the Eiffel Tower & overnight stay - Standard Premier. Explore the best of Paris on this fantastic overnight rail tour. We've taken care of everything for you, including return travel to Paris from London, so all you need to do is sit back, relax and enjoy your day in the City of Lights! See Paris's world-famous sights and iconic landmarks and enjoy a 3-course lunch on the Eiffel Tower.
Fully escorted Rail Tour from London to Paris with an Expert Guide
Enjoy a panoramic Small Group Tour of Paris
Skip-the-line ticket to the 1st floor of the Eiffel Tower
Enjoy a 3-course Champagne lunch at the Eiffel Tower
Experience a sightseeing cruise on the River Seine
Return train journey with reserved seating
Optional Extra: upgrade to Standard Premier class on Eurostar
Expert Guide (Day One)
Free Wi-Fi On Board the train
Roundtrip train journey with reserved seating
Superior Small Group Vehicle
3-course Champagne Lunch on the Eiffel Tower
1-hour River Seine Sightseeing Cruise
One night stay in a centrally located 4* hotel with breakfast
Hotel Pick-up & Drop-off
Meals (expect lunch on Day One and breakfast on Day Two)