Free Walking Tour Lille

General information






2 hours


Tip only basis



Free Walking Tour Lille

Free walking tour Lille is the best way to explore the city of Lille in northern France, known for its rich history, stunning architecture, and vibrant cultural scene. The city is home to many historic landmarks, including the Place Charles de Gaulle, a large public square and the Palais des Beaux-Arts de Lille, an art museum. Lille is also known for its vibrant cultural scene, with numerous theaters, opera houses, and museums showcasing the city’s rich heritage and cultural traditions. The city’s food scene is also diverse, with a range of options from traditional French cuisine to international cuisine. Whether it’s exploring the city’s rich history, admiring its stunning architecture, or experiencing its vibrant cultural scene, Lille is a city that has something to offer for everyone.

Meeting point

Meet your guide at the entrance of metro Rihour, near the restaurant la Chicorée.


Tip only basis. You must tip your guide at the end of the tour. It is recommended to tip from 10 to 20 euros per person.


Free walking tour Lille begins at the Grand Place in Lille, France. From there, we embark on a fascinating journey through the city’s historic treasures.

Your first stop for the free tour in Lille is La Vieille Bourse, Lille’s old stock exchange building. Admire the stunning architecture and learn about its history as a hub of commerce.

Continue your walk to Palais Rihour, a beautiful building with a rich history. Your guide will share interesting facts about this historical landmark.


Next, head to The Place, Lille’s central square. Marvel at the grandeur of the surrounding buildings and listen to stories of its significance in the city’s culture and events. Stroll through charming streets to reach Hospice Comtesse, a former hospital turned museum. Discover the stories behind this historical site and enjoy the picturesque surroundings.

As you make your way to Place du Théâtre, learn about the city’s vibrant cultural scene. Admire the opulent Opera House and the beautiful architecture in the area. Lille free walking tour concludes back at Rihour, where you can ask your guide any remaining questions and take in the atmosphere of this lively square.

This free walking tour in Lille will provide you with a glimpse of Lille’s rich history and architecture. You’ll have the opportunity to capture beautiful photos and hear captivating stories about each stop. Remember to wear comfortable walking shoes and check the tour schedule in advance to ensure it’s available during your visit. Enjoy your exploration of Lille!

Frequently asked questions

What is the maximum of participants?

The maximum of participants is 15 people.

Can I book a private walking tour?

Yes, you can book a private walking tour by contacting us straight via email.

Can I bring my children?

Yes, in Free Tour Lille everyone is welcome.

What should I bring?

Check out the weather on the day of the tour to make sure you bring and umbrella in case is raining. Bring comfortable shoes, cash and a big smile 🙂