Paris Illuminations Tour And Moulin Rouge Show
Paris Illuminations Tour and Moulin Rouge Show
On this incredible adventure through the Paris night, you will see some of the world's most iconic landmarks and sights. Among the night skyline, see the Eiffel Tower, the Louvre Museum, Notre Dame Cathedral, and over twenty-five different locations of historic and architectural wonder. Paris at night sparkles like no other city in the world, and on this evening tour you will encounter it all. After your whirlwind Paris tour, you will become part of the city's nightlife scene and see authentic French cabaret at the world famous Moulin Rouge.
Meander through the city on this evening Paris tour and see the Eiffel Tower and Notre Dame Cathedral. Built as the entrance to the 1889 World's Fair, the iron latticed Eiffel Tower is named for the visionary engineer Gustave Eiffel. Standing 1,063 feet tall, it remains an iconic Paris landmark and one of the most recognizable structures in the world. Notre Dame Cathedral is known for its magnificent 13th century gothic architecture. Admire the beautiful flying buttresses, gothic gargoyles, and stunning stained glass windows of this medieval relic and modern focal point of French Catholicism.
Encounter other famous sites of Paris, including the Louvre Museum and the Arc de Triomphe. The Louvre's current structure dates back to the 15th century and has served as both a fortress and royal palace. At night you will see how its modern entrance, its gorgeously designed glass pyramid, lights up. The great history of Paris is also seen in the marvelous Arc de Triomphe. Get an amazing view of this monument to one of history's most famous leaders, Napoleon Bonaparte, who first commissioned the construction of the arch to commemorate his military victories. Sitting at the end of the famous Chaps - Elysees Avenue, the Arc is adorned with engraved images of triumphant battles and the names of valiant French generals.
While on your evening tour you will also admire and discover many more of Paris's most famous and alluring sites. These sites include Vendome Square, Opera Square, Comedie Francaise, Institut de France, Pont Neuf, Hotel des Monnaies, Saint Germain des Pres, Chatelet, Conciergerie, Hotel de Ville, Rivoli Street, Concorde Square, Petit and Grand Palais, Trocadero Square, Invalides, Madeleine Church, and Pigalle. It will be a night you'll never forget.
Following your full evening tour of the city journey into Montmartre, a district of Paris known for its artistic and energetic scene. Once in Montmartre you will continue to the fantastic Moulin Rouge to enjoy a glass of champagne. Built in 1889, this famous Paris cabaret includes performances by a troupe of 80 artists adorned in over 1000 feather and rhinestone costumes made in Parisian workshops. The shimmering colors of the costumes combine with originally orchestrated music and energetic dancing to put on a show once reserved exclusively for Paris's aristocratic elite. You'll surely feel like a French VIP after this remarkable evening tour of the country's lively capital city.
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Shore Excursions Group was created with one goal in mind: to provide exceptional travel experiences to cruise passengers in the ports they visit around the world. To accomplish this, we have compiled an exceptional array of tours delivered by local experts with decades of experience serving travelers and delivering excellent tours. Our owners and management team are comprised of seasoned travel industry executives who leverage their considerable experience to deliver memories of a lifetime.
We are experts in providing exceptional shore excursions. We understand that in today's fast paced world, vacations have become an increasingly important way to relax, reconnect with family and friends, and experience new and interesting places. With this in mind, we provide the highest quality tours by performing extensive research, and detailed reviews. While other companies also offer excursions, we strongly believe our expertise and approach set us apart. The large cruise lines sell shore excursions - typically in very large groups visiting high traffic sites. We focus on smaller groups visiting more interesting and authentic locations using more personalized local operators. While the cruise lines are experts in delivering cruises, we are experts in delivering shore excursions.
We believe quality service is not only highly valued by customers, but ultimately leads to better experiences and higher satisfaction. Unlike the cruise lines and other tour companies that rely almost entirely on websites, we encourage customers to call us. We want to invest our time answering your questions, providing input, and selecting the excursions that best meet your needs.
Our goal is to provide customers a wide array of exciting, appealing, and enriching tours. For those customers who prefer to travel in smaller groups with more personalized service, we offer a wide variety of small group tours around the world. These tours generally range in size from 2-12 people compared to larger tours which can number up to 50 people. While exploring the destinations and ports on this website, feel free to search for these "Small Group Tours". For those customers interested in private tours, we offer many outstanding excursions that allow you to travel with your party alone and, in many cases, to fully customize your tour. Search for "Private Tours" if you are interested in this experience. Our "Scenic" tours provide up close and personal access to some of the most spectacular natural environments on Earth from majestic glaciers in Alaska to spectacular reefs in the Caribbean. Our "Cultural" tours allow customers to experience local customs, entertainment and culinary delights ranging from tribal dances in Alaska to an outstanding local meal in Santorini, Greece. Our "Active" tours offer a multitude of exciting and adventurous ways to experience our destinations. Our customers can kayak the turquoise waters of the Caribbean, hike to a spectacular waterfall in Hawaii, or bicycle through quaint villages in France. Our "City" tours allow travelers to see the highlights of great cities around the world with unique insights provided by our expert tour guides.
In our experience, exceptional travel experiences are almost always delivered by exceptional people. With that in mind, we utilize a comprehensive approach to select and employ the leading tour guides and tour providers around the globe. We hold our people to very high standards which we measure by our comprehensive Quality Control process and, most importantly, by our customer feedback, which we will actively seek from each of our customers.
Shore Excursions Group is owned by seasoned travel executives possessing extensive experience across many sectors within the travel industry.
Bradford J. Miller
Mr. Miller is the former Executive Vice President and Chief Development Officer for Abercrombie & Kent, the World's leading luxury travel company. In that role, Mr. Miller was responsible for contributing to Abercrombie & Kent's international growth through the development and acquisition of tour products and travel experiences around the world with a specific focus on cruising and land based experiences. Prior to joining Abercrombie & Kent, Mr. Miller held a variety of executive positions with Royal Caribbean International and Celebrity Cruises for more than a decade. These positions included Vice President of Guest Sales & Service, Vice President of Brand Development, and Vice President of Onboard Revenue (which included shore excursions). Mr. Miller also led Celebrity Expeditions, a collection of outstanding and unique tours around the World.
Mr. Bonner has over a decade of experience working in the cruise industry in a variety of roles for both Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. and Viking River Cruises. Most recently, Mr. Bonner was the Chief Operating Officer for The Scholar Ship, a Royal Caribbean program aimed at providing college students onboard educational programs in conjunction with enriching shore excursions around the world. Mr. Bonner also helped co-manage Viking River Cruises U.S. Operations, and he ran the corporate, strategic, and deployment planning functions at Royal Caribbean. While at Royal Caribbean, Mr. Bonner was responsible for forming Royal Celebrity Tours, Royal Caribbean's land-based tour operation in Alaska, which takes cruise passengers on multiple day tours through the interior of Alaska either before or after their cruises. Prior to working at Royal Caribbean, Mr. Bonner was a consultant for Booz Allen & Hamilton.