The walk features profiles of influential women writers and guides tourists through the glamorous Saint Germain-des-Prés district where many of these women lived or are paid tribute to.
This tour reveals the lesser-told side of the city’s history; one dominated not by great men but by inspirational women, who persevered within a bastion of patriarchy.
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The first Paris walking tours devoted entirely to women’s history and influence.
Each Women of Paris tour examines the lives of a variety of women who have played a defining role in different areas of the city’s history.
The Essential tour, starting at the Pantheon in Paris’ Latin Quarter, guides visitors through the charming streets of the famous Left Bank, passing landmarks such as the Jardins de Luxembourg and the wonderfully chic Saint-Germain-des-Prés district – unravelling stories of incredible women at every turn.
The Sugar and Spice tour explores the lives of women who have greatly influenced literature, not only in Paris but the rest of the world whilst meandering through the streets they once lived in and stopping off along the way at a variety of patisseries and chocolatiers to sample the local sweets.
The newest tour, the Drama Queens tour, highlights some of the heroines of the Parisian stage, music, and theatre, as it weaves through the city’s historical theatre district.