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TINKER, TAILOR, SOLDIER, SAILOR...

TINKER, TAILOR, SOLDIER, SAILOR...

Duration:2 hours total
Languages:Offered in English

About your host

Professor, tourist guide, writer for over 15 years, I've also created a special workshop for kids and adults where we "reinvent" History. We discuss vikings and privateers, kings and musketeers, primitivism paintings and money. I've travelled all over Europe and each new country adds up a page to the amazing puzzle of European history. At the end of day, HIstory is made by people, their passions,…
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What we’ll do

We'll start our passionate walk from the old Towers of La Rochelle and the famous Gargantua chain. We'll enter through the Place de l'Horloge and stroll through the ancient streets, into the hidden gardens of La Rochelle, we'll visit the commercial stock exchange and the house of Henri II. La Rochelle, the city of Alienor d'Aquitaine, Henry IV and his mother, a famous protestant Jeanne d'Albret…

What else you should know

It is quite a relaxing tour. we'll walk slowly and try to enjoy the city. The only moment when it's a bit tough is at the very beginning when we walk our way to the top of the tower.

What to bring

good shoes, sun cream, sun glasses, good mood, you need to buy a ticket to walk up the Towers

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Where you'll be

Cloister of Dames Blanches and the protestant church, Town Hall, but also hidden squares and gardens that you pass by without noticing, narrow side-walks and streets. I'll tell you where to fetch one of the 7 best ice-creams in the world (yes, it's in La Rochelle!)

Things to keep in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase.

Communication policy

Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside of the Airbnb website or app.

Guest requirements

Up to 6 guests ages 7 and up can attend.

Government ID

You’ll need to take a picture of yourself that matches the photo on your ID. This is so Airbnb can confirm who’s actually going on the experience. You’ll only have to do this once.

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It is quite a relaxing tour. we'll walk slowly and try to enjoy the city. The only moment when it's a bit tough is at the very beginning when we walk our way to the top of the tower.
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TINKER, TAILOR, SOLDIER, SAILOR...
7 reviews
$31/person
7 reviews
$31/person