Chartres in Lights 2019: from April 27 to October 12, every night.

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Tours of Chartres in Lights

Three kinds of guided tours proposed by the Tourist Office in 2019

The Tourist Office proposes you to discover the Chartes in Lights with a guide through three kinds of visits. For information, you need to book for these tours.

 

The Chartres in Lights' tour

It’s the opportunity to view must-see scenographies on a route around the city and hear the latest behind-the-scenes stories from the event. This guided tour is only available in French. The visit lasts 2 hours.

Dates and schedules:

  • Saturdays, May 11th and 25th at 10pm
  • Saturdays, June 8th, 15th, 22th and 29th at 10:45pm
  • Saturdays, July 13th, 20th and 27th at 10:30pm
  • Saturdays, August 10th, 17th, 24th and 31th at 10pm
  • Saturdays, September 14th and 28th 9:30pm
  • Saturday, October 12th at 9pm

Meet at Tourist Office, 8, rue de la Poissonnerie.

Pricing :

  • Adult: 13 €
  • Child (from 5 to 12 years old) : 6,50 €
  • And free for under 5 years old
Information and reservations :

 

The Lights of Chartres “Privilege”

Visit both the Chartres Light Show and the cathedral crypt by candlelight. This guided tour is only available in French. The visit lasts 2 hours.

Dates and schedules:

  • Fridays, May 3th, 10th, 17th, 24th and 31th at 10pm
  • Fridays, June 7th, 14th and 28th at 10pm
  • Fridays, July 5th, 12th, 19th and 26th at 10pm
  • Fridays, August 2nd, 9th 16th, 23th and 30th at 10pm
  • Fridays, September 6th, 13th, 20th and 27th at 10pm
  • Fridays, October 4th and 11th at 10pm

Meet at the North Gate of the cathedral, cloître Notre-Dame.

Pricing :

  • Adult: 18,50 €
  • Child (from 5 to 12 years old) : 6,50 €
  • And free for under 5 years old
Information and reservations:

 

New: the "Chartres en lumières enchanté" visit

A magical evening including a dinner at the restaurant Le Jehan (from the hotel Le Jehan de Beauce) or La Cour (from the Hôtel-Spa Le Grand Monarque), followed by a guided tour of Chartres in Lights sung by Veronica Antonelli, internationally renowned soprano, and alongside a lecturer guide, for an original discovery of the Chartrain heritage... Let yourself be transported!

Dates and schedules:

  • Saturdays, May 4th and 18th at 7:30pm
  • Saturday, June 1th at 7:30pm
  • Saturday, July 6th at 7:30pm
  • Saturday, August 3th at 7:30pm
  • Saturday, September 7th at 7:30pm
  • Saturday, October 5th at 7:30pm

Pricing :

  • Adult: 115 €

More informations:

 


On board the tourist train

For all ages, commented tours in French (tour in English according to the majority of visitors in the train). Duration: 45 mn. Paid.

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Visits by canoe-kayak in 2019

“Chartres Métropole Canoë-Kayak” offers supervised descents from the lower town (“Basse Ville”). The tours are 4.5 km long and last about 2 hours. It is an original way to discover the scenographies of Chartres in Lights throughout the Eure.

From 8 years old. Must be able to swim.

Individual or group visits.

Dates in July:

  • Fridays, July 5th, 12th, 19th and 26th
  • Saturdays, July 6th, 13th, 20th and 27th

Dates in August:

  • Fridays, August 2th, 9th, 16th, 23th and 30th
  • Saturdays, August 3th, 10th, 17th and 31th

More informations and reservations:

  • + 33 (0) 6 21 01 00 99
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  • Website : http://www.canoekayakchartres.fr

 


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Contact Us

Information : City of Chartres
Place des Halles
28000 Chartres
02 37 18 47 84
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www.chartres.fr
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