Best Guided 2-hour Walking Tour
Immerse yourself in the beauty of Luxembourg City with our unforgettable guided walking tour. If your time in Luxembourg is limited, then this 2-hour guided walking tour offers sufficient opportunity to appreciate the city's charm.
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Immerse yourself in the beauty of Luxembourg City with our unforgettable guided walking tour. If your time is limited in our beautiful country, this guided tour offers sufficient opportunity to appreciate the city's charm. During the top-notch guided excursion, a well-informed guide will accompany visitors, offering captivating perspectives and historical background on the city and its notable sites.
Our journey will begin in the heart of Luxembourg city, where we will embark on a 2-hour exploration. Along the way, we will stroll through charming streets and squares, passing by historic churches, the majestic Royal Palace, and magnificent views from the ancient fortress walls and the beautiful views. Afterward, we will descend into the tranquil surroundings of the Grund area, immersing ourselves in the serenity of the former Neumünster Abbey.
What happens during the guided tour ?
Our tour starts at Place d'Armes, a bustling square surrounded by cafes and shops. This vibrant hub is perfect for relaxation and people-watching. Indulge in some local cuisine or refreshments as you reflect on the rich tapestry of Luxembourg's past and present. You will be introduced to captivating tales about the establishment of the Grand Duchy and its visionary founder, Sigfrid. As the guide takes continues its storytelling, marvel at the Grand-Ducal Palace, with its impressive facade and changing of the guard ceremony. While the interior is not open to the public, the exterior alone is a testament to Luxembourg's regal history.
Moving on, we'll see the Notre-Dame Cathedral, a magnificent Gothic masterpiece. Admire the intricate stained glass windows and the sculpted beauty of this centuries-old cathedral. The interior is equally awe-inspiring, with its vaulted ceilings and historical artifacts. The next segment of our tour takes us to the Corniche, often referred to as the "most beautiful balcony in Europe." This elevated promenade offers breathtaking views of the Alzette Valley and the ancient city below. Take a moment to soak in the panoramic scenery and appreciate the unique layout of Luxembourg City.
The guide will also delve into the language's origins and shed light on the fascinating underground tunnels known as "the Casemates." Furthermore, the guide will regale you with amusing anecdotes, local legends, and provide insights into the city's contemporary lifestyle. In the course of this guided tour, you'll get the chance to have a sweet tasting at a local partner... the rest keeps a surprise !
Feel free to inquire about any queries you may have as the guide endeavors to address them. In the end, we will be back in the city center from where you can continue your own visit and go to the photo spot Luxembourg City Walls: Chemin de la Corniche.
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