In July, visit emblematic locations in Paris featured in Emily in Paris , the successful Netflix series.
Free guided tours
In July, Netflix offers free guided tours in Paris. The opportunity to walk in the footsteps of one of the successful series filmed in the City of Light: “Emily in Paris”. Do you think you are Emily Cooper in the streets of Paris? From July 11 to 17, Netflix is hosting free walking tours through the city. The purpose of these walks is none other than to discover the emblematic places of the successful series filmed in the capital. According to Netflix, in 2022, more than 70% of viewing activity on the platform will come from subscribers watching fiction from a country other than their own. And the potential of these visits is high, since “Netflix subscribers are 2.4 times more likely to say that the site of a title they have watched is their No. 1 travel destination”, underlines the platform in a communicated. In addition, according to a study carried out by BASIS for the streaming giant, the interest of viewers in the history of the countries of their favorite series increases by 25%. A growing interest also for monuments and key places, with an increase of 24%.
The sets of the series in real life
Netflix has teamed up with the specialized company SANDEMANs NEW Europe to offer this free walk of about two hours to discover the sets of the series in real life. All with a guide who reveals some filming secrets, as well as the history of the monuments seen in the programs. After passing through the Luxembourg Gardens where Emily Cooper likes to jog, the curious can stroll through the Latin Quarter. There, they can treat themselves to a pastry in the famous bakery seen in season 1, right next to Gabriel’s restaurant. They will discover the small Place de l’Estrapade and Emily’s apartment before heading straight for the Panthéon. After a few minutes of walking and a stop near the Pont Neuf and the famous Pont des Arts, it will be high time to conclude in front of the door of the Savoir agency. And who knows, since the filming of season 3 of “Emily in Paris” has recently started, you may be lucky enough to come face to face with the cast members…