1. Paris: Eiffel Tower, Seine River Cruise, and Louvre Tour
See all the world-renowned highlights of Paris in just one day. Take an elevator ride up the Eiffel Tower, join a scenic Seine cruise, pass by the Notre Dame Cathedral, and add an optional visit to the Louvre Pyramid on this guided tour of the city. Meet your local guide near the Eiffel Tower - be the first in line, avoid the crowds, and appreciate the amazing views of Paris from the 2nd or top floor (depending on the option you choose). Learn everything you need to know about the construction of the tower and the life of Gustave Eiffel. In the late morning, continue your tour with a boat ride on the Seine River to discover Paris and its waterfront landmarks such as the Orsay museum, the Louvre Museum, the Conciergerie, the Alexandre III Bridge, and the Notre-Dame de Paris Cathedral. Next, head to the Notre Dame Cathedral by train. Not only will you experience the atmosphere of Paris like a local, but also hear the most interesting facts about the train system. Take a stroll by the Notre Dame Cathedral and the Shakespeare bookshop. If you choose the Louvre add-on, walk along the Seine River with your guide until you reach the world's largest museum, the Louvre. Listen to your guide give important information about its history and decide how to best enjoy your time inside. Most notably, see the Mona Lisa in person and explore the Italian and French painting departments or the antique Egyptian and Greek departments.