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Paris Catacombs: Skip The Line Tickets

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The Catacombs of Paris

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Book with Blue Fox Travel and Skip-the-line into the Catacombs where you’ll be able to visit a very unique part of Paris on a self guided tour. Well beneath the streets of Paris you’ll explore almost 2 kilometers of tunnels filled with an ever evolving history, many of them lined with the bones of over 6 million dead Parisians.

Dug out in the middle ages, the Catacombs of Paris were originally subterranean quarries that provided our city with the beautiful beige limestone used to construct most of the buildings in the city center. During the 18th century, due to the overpacked cemeteries in Paris, the King of France ordered that the bones of the long buried dead be transferred into the Catacombs for sanitary reasons.

Today these bones attract millions of visitors per year and the waiting time to enter into the Catacombs is often more than 3 hours long. This is due to the fact that only small groups of people are allowed to enter at one time and once inside they can stay for as long as they like. Thanks to our special tickets you will be able to skip the line and get right to exploring the Catacombs of Paris!

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The Catacombs of Paris


Audio-guide in English, Spanish & Frenc



Dates & Times

Everyday at 12:30PM (closed on Monday)

What's Included

  • Skip-the-line access
  • Entrance ticket
  • Audio-guide

Meeting point

We meet in front of the Entrance of the Catacombs

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Reservation required

Tour Highlights

Skip the Line Entrance

Eiffel Tower

Avoid wasting your limited time in Paris and skip the line with our reserved entrance tickets.

Free time


Explore inside the almost 2 kilometers of tunnels for as long as you like! There will be no guide rushing you along.

A great audio-guide

The Louvre

Discover the secrets of the Catacombs fascinating history with the many interesting and in depth narratives on the audio-guide.

The Samaritan’s Well

Musée d’Orsay

Named after the biblical story this well was used for odd science experiments in the 1800’s. Learn more during the tour.

The Innocents

Rue Cler Market

Pay your respects to the more than 2 million dead who came from the Cemetery of the Innocents that used to be in central Paris.

Quarrying techniques

Seine River banks

Learn about the different qualities of limestone below Paris and how it was dugout and used above ground.

The French Revolution

Place de la Concorde

See the bones and epitaph marker for some authentic French Revolution fighters. Vive la France

Crypt of the Passion

Grand Palais Paris

Admire this oddly beautiful configuration of bones and learn about the clandestine musical concerts played in this crypt.

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