Catacombs Skip the Line Tour 

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Explore the haunting Paris Catacombs on our exclusive small group and private tours. You'll get to skip the long entrance line, and tour parts of the Catacombs that are closed to the general public. Your expert guide will share haunting stories of the history of the Catacombs.

Don't delay - space is extremely limited!

Touring the Paris Catacombs on our Skip the Line Tour is a truly unique experience. Our small group tour group sinks deep into the tunnels of Paris and covers over a kilometer of the haunting catacombs littered with human remains.  Explore the disturbing and extraordinary history of the burial grounds while learning the chilling stories and legends of these galleries of skeletons - while skipping the long entrance queue!

The Paris Catacombs were built as limestone quarries, which were mined for the building of some of Paris' most famous buildings and bridges. After the mid 1700s, the quarries were used to deal with Paris' overcrowded cemeteries, and millions of bodies were transferred from the cemeteries to the catacombs.  In order to maximize the storage capacity of the quarries, the exhumed bodies were simply stacked on top of one another in different rooms in the Catacombs creating many miles of human-bone walls. 

Remember, we have extremely limited availability on our Skip the Line Tour, so book your tour today!

Paris Catacombs - 1 Avenue du Colonel Henri Rol-Tanguy, 75014 Paris, France
  • An exclusive Guided Walking Tour Inside the Paris Catacombs
  • Never a large group on tour tour - we only allow small, personalized experiences!
  • Expert, English-speaking guides
  • Skip the Line Entry!
  • Legal, official reservations with the Catacombs

Our Group Skip the Line Tour meets near the Denfert-Rochereau metro stop, very close to the Catacombs entrance. Please see confirmation email after booking for detailed meeting point information, including map and photo.

Our Private Skip the Line Tour offers the flexibility of meeting at your preferred location (ex. your hotel or apartment) or meeting at our easy-to-find meeting point near the Catacombs entrance.

  • Your camera
  • Comfortable shoes
  • Your guided tour of the Catacombs with Skip the Line Tour
  • Your entry fee of €30 per person is not included, and payable directly to your guide on the day of your tour
  • Gratuities (not included, but certainly appreciated)

2019 Exclusive Dates - Book Now - Dates are already selling out!

Available Daily, except for Mondays when the Catacombs are closed to the public and national holidays.

There are no refunds for entry fees as they are purchased in advance and time-stamped for your group