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Ile de la Cite, Paris, France
+33 2 62 86 46 21
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Historical Private Walking : Notre-Dame to the Champs-Élysées
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This bridge, depicted in a famous painting by Renoir, is the oldest remaining bridge in Paris.
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Ile de la Cite, Paris, France
Ile de la Cite / Ile Saint-Louis
+33 2 62 86 46 21
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I walked over the Pont Neuf during our stay in Paris in September 2017. We went through an area near the bridge which had thousands of locks with people's initials on them. We went down the steps to get to the Vedettes...More

Thank blairkk25
Reviewed 1 week ago

Although Pont-Neuf means New Bridge, it is actually the oldest bridge in Paris. It is important because it links the Ile de la Cite to the Left Bank and has done for centuries. It supports a magnificent equestrian statue of Henry IV by the great...More

Thank stephencamburn
Reviewed 1 week ago

The so called "New Bridge" is actually the oldest standing bridge over the river Siene in Paris. It is a simple stone arch bridge and passes through one of the natural islands in the river - the Ille de la Cite which was the birthplace...More

Thank TAIN2013
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very nice bridge, great view on the city, however.. amazing, some places they sell drugs and other cheap tourist gifts here however it's a completly different buisness model ;D They sell locks that you can attach on the bridge ^^ really funny how they deal...More

Thank Mitchi121
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Famous for its Love-locks, the Neuf bridge is an important landmark in Paris. With the Concergerie, the Louvre Museum and the boat trips along the Seine very accessible from here, it was always a part of the itinerary. A bit over-hyped perhaps, because this is...More

Thank SourKS
Reviewed 2 November 2017

If you're in the area, and you will be nearby if you go to Notre Dame Cathedral, you'll want to walk to the Seine and take a look around. This was very close to our hotel and we crossed the bridge on numerous occasions. We...More

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Reviewed 31 October 2017

Henri III, who laid the first stone in May 1578. Despite its name the Pont-Neuf (literally New Bridge) is Paris' oldest standing bridge.

Thank Phayao13
Reviewed 27 October 2017

Everyone talks about the Pont Neuf, it's romantic and symbolises so much. I have been to Paris a few times and am a firm believer of doing as many bridges as possible because it's so beautiful. Each bridge gives y-ou a different view and each...More

Thank BarbieMegaTraveller
Reviewed 21 October 2017

I took my Seine River Cruise here that lasted about an hour. Got a lot of information from our Boat Tour Guide. When the tour was over, I walked around the area, took lots of pictures, crossed the beautiful bridge and then, took more pictures!...More

Thank LolaGo1
Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

It's the oldest bridge in Paris where you can walk to Notre Dame from The Louvre and vice versa. Pont-Neuf has several vantage points where you can take photos of River Seine or the passing cruise underneath. At night, a street musician plays his violin...More

Thank Jena P
Ile de la Cite / Ile Saint-Louis
Two islands sit in the middle of the Seine at the very
heart of Paris. The more majestic one, Ile de la Cité,
sparkles with history. This is the birthplace of
Paris, the home of the Gothic Sainte-Chapelle, and the
site of the prison where Marie Antoinette was held
before her execution. Tourists flock to see the iconic
Notre Dame and the beautiful bridges that straddle the
Seine. Ile Saint-Louis, the more provincial island,
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17 December 2016|
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Response from Architecture12 | Reviewed this property |
The Eiffel tower is far away and on such a night most of the roads will be busy and probably if there are a lot of people near the tower the area will be closed. Best bets are Louvre, Concord, the city island. Maybe within... More
Shatele T
23 December 2015|
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Response from Elizabeth B | Reviewed this property |
Echoing everyone above - just a few moments but lovely to walk along!
Hasan M
12 September 2015|
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Response from Mae B | Reviewed this property |
Walk a few blocks and find yourself a spot at Tuliries Garden.