The Saint-Denis Cathedral Basilica is the official necropolis of the French monarchy. As a result, it is the final resting place of no less than 43 kings and 32 queens. You can admire the tombs of the famous King Dagobert of the 7th century but also those of Louis XVI and his wife Marie-Antoine. Visiting the first Gothic cathedral in the world allows you to literally immerse yourself in the history of France through that of the queens and kings who ruled it.
This VIP guided tour in English of the Basilica of Saint-Denis will also introduce you to the history of Saint Denis, the patron saint of Paris. Built in the 13th century, the basilica houses the largest collection of royal tombs from the Middle Ages to the Renaissance.Note that it is also possible to buy entrance tickets to the Basilica of Saint-Denis without a guided tour.