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Felipe Tillier

Felipe Tillier has an M.A. degree in Philosophy, Teaching Credentials for High School Studies in Brazil, and a professional degree in Art History. He is an experienced Tourist / Conference Guide having worked for the past 15 years in Paris and the environs, where he presently develops cultural visits to the most important castles, churches, museums, and historical monuments.

Curriculum

Felipe Tillier

Guide Conférencier National de France
Accredited by the Ministry of Culture and Tourism of France
Member of the Fédération Nationale de Guides interprètes et conférenciers - FNGIC.

Languages:

English , French, Portuguese ( Brasil) , Spanish and Italian

Professional Experience:

2000-2016
Pariscityvision (former CITYRAMA), Gray Line – Paris, France.
Guide Conférencier National - Multilingual commentary in major museums.

2007
ATTIC - Nice / INTO NATIONS - Lyon - France.
Simultaneous Conference Interpreter

2000-2004
LANGUES et ENTERPRISES, CORPORATE ENGLISH - Paris, France.
English Tutor

1998-1999
SUDAMERIS BANK – São Paulo, Brazil.
Translator

Formação Acadêmica:

2012
– Competenza in Italiano c/ lingua straniera, livello superior - University of Siena

2010/11
– Licence Professionnelle Développement et protection du Patrimoine Culturel (Bachelor's degree in the development and protection of cultural heritage.) Paris X, Nanterre, France.

2011
– Diploma to teach philosophy in high schools – FEUSP - São Paulo, Brazil.

2007
– BTS - Animation Gestion touristique locale, Ministère de la Culture et Communication – Paris France. (Certication in regional tourism and management).

2008
University of São Paulo - São Paulo, Brazil.
– Master in Philosophy - FFLCH USP
– First degree in Economics - FEA USP, 1983.

2003-2004
Université de La Sorbonne - Paris, France.
– Master in Translation, Portuguese and English. Paris III
– Diplôme d’Etudes Universitaires Générales en Philosophie Paris IV

2000
IFOROP, Nanterre - France - TEFL
– Teaching English as a Foreign Language. International diploma.

1996-1997
ALUMNI - São Paulo - Brazil.
– Simultaneous Interpretation and translation. - Certificate, Portuguese and English.

Guided Tours in Paris

- TRADITION

LOUVRE (2h ou 3h)

The world's largest museum, the Mona Lisa, the Venus de Milo and Victory of Samothrace. Discover the lavish apartments of Napoleon III, the Egyptian mummies or the stone of Hammurabi, the world's first code of laws. A contrast of luxury and exoticism: unforgettable!
Night visits, Wednesdays and Fridays from 19h30 to 21h30.

ORSAY (2h)

The most important collection of Impressionists in the world (Van Gogh, Monet, Manet, Renoir, Toulouse Lautrec, Cézanne...), a show of colors and unique landscapes.
Night Tour - Thursdays from 19:30 to 21:30.

CLUNY MUSEUM AND LATIN QUARTER (2h)

The Museum of the Middle Ages and the Roman ruins of III century followed by a walk through the streets round the first university in Europe, with its charming bars and the Fontaine Saint Michel.

NOTRE DAME CATHEDRAL AND CRYPT (2h)

The Jewel of Gothic architecture of the eighteenth century, and a refuge for the famous Hunchback of Notre-Dame, the main character in Victor Hugo’s novel!
Organ Concert on Sunday afternoon. (the most powerful musical instrument in France)

GARNIER OPERA AND COVERED GALLERIES (3h)

Elegance and finesse, in a magical venue, a setting for the most important operas in the world, followed by an unusual journey through time, in the Parisian galleries of the early nineteenth century.

THE PÈRE LACHAISE CEMETERY (2h)

Gathering place of solitude and peace for 70,000 souls. An unusual tour; the final resting place for personalities like Jim Morrison, Allan Kardec, Oscar Wilde, Edith Piaf, Chopin, etc ...

NAPOLEON'S TOMB (1h)

Tribute to the greatest leader in Europe of all times.

THE MILITARY MUSEUM (2h)

You’ll finally understand the great wars, WWI and WWII and follow the history of France through its uniforms, weapons, and paintings of famous characters in the Invalides.
Visit of both Napoleon´s tomb and Museum of the army can be done in the same circuit.

MME TUSSAUD'S WAX MUSEUM (2h)

With key French and world characters, a moment of relaxation, complete with a selfie with your favorite idol. You can also visit the covered passages from 1847: From Panoramas, Jouffroy and Verdeau.

RODIN MUSEUM (2h)

A getaway in the tormented and spectacular environment of the greatest French sculptor, Rodin. More than 300 sculptures including The Thinker, The Kiss and The Gates of Hell in a very beautiful palace and gardens of the XVIII century. Possible visit ; Napoleon's grave at the Invalides museum.


- MODERNITY

POMPIDOU CENTER (2h)

The largest collection of modern and contemporary art in Europe: 56,000 works by 5,000 artists !! (From Fauvism to surrealism, through Cubism and Futurism).
Night Tour - From 19h00 to 21h00.

THE NEW PICASSO MUSEUM (1h15): AWESOME!

Sensuality, Creativity, and Artistic Genius, all on a tour to fill sight and soul with colors and forms! Then stroll through the typical Parisian district, le Marais. Guided visits depend on booking.

Night Tour - Thursdays from 19:30 to 21:30.


- PEDESTRIAN TOURS IN TRADITIONAL QUARTERS

How about a different tour?
A range of themed walking tours, to get to know the life, the flavors and the colors of Paris!

LE MARAIS (3h)

One of the trendiest neighborhoods in the capital, where you’ll find the oldest houses in Paris. The charm of famous "private hotels" (hotels particuliers), typical XVII / XVIII century and the old Jewish quarter, where we can enjoy the best falafel in town, Rue des Rosiers. Stronghold of fashion designers and beautiful modern art galleries. Ending with panache at the museum of the history of Paris, Carnavalet.

ST GERMAIN AND LATIN QUARTER (3h)

Favorite location for Parisian aristocracy and students of the Sorbonne. Visit the Pantheon, Mausoleum of the great men of France and stroll through the Jardin de Luxembourg, the capital’s most beautiful park.

MONTMARTRE (2h)

A small country in the heart tof a big city. At the highest point of the city, scene of bohemian nineteenth century and the painters’ square, Place du Tertre.
Visit the Sacred Heart Basilica.


- BIKE TOURS

VELIB TOURS

For sports lovers and history fans, the tour on Vélib City Bikes, is done for Parisians and for you! Original tour circuit, to breathe the air of the capital and keep fit!

ROMANTIC CIRCUIT (3h)

From the famous je t´aime wall to the bridge of lockers , a circuit off cliches. Visit of the museum of Romanticism.

PARIS FOR CHILDREN (3h)

Safe route, off the major streets and boulevards, with stops for refreshments, games and toys. Visit the tropical aquarium.
Discover the Paris of the left or right bank, Paris monuments or the countryside.



- BUS TOURS

BUS TOURS (2h ou 3h)

With tours by bus, you’ll discover a different way to sightsee Paris such as usual Parisian citizens, combining punctuality, comfort, economy and ecology - Stops for photos.
- Along the Seine and its monuments and bridges.
- To admire the main symbols of the city.
- Going through Pigalle and the Sacred Heart.
- To visit the Rodin museum or the Pere Lachaise Cemetery.
- Getting around the Champs Elysees, the most beautiful avenue in the world.
- In the Montmartre bus for those who do not want to climb the slopes to the basilica.


- TOURS NEXT TO THE CAPITAL (BY TRAIN)

VERSAILLES (4h)

In summer: (01/04 ao 31/10) Gardens, fountains, Trianons and Queen Village.

Due to great demand during high season, castle visits depend on booking availability.

In winter: Visit the Palace + A luxurious garden of 850 hectares. The apotheosis of the court of Louis XIV and Marie Antoinette sophistication.

MUSICAL FOUNTAINS Night Tour – Saturdays (4h)

The magnificent spectacle of musical fountains, lights and fireworks.
Night Tour - Saturdays

FONTAINEBLEAU 70km (5h)

"The house of centuries", Napoleon said. Residence to 32 kings from the twelfth century to the nineteenth century. Palace and gardens.

GIVERNY 74km (5h)

The villa and Claude Monet's gardens, impressionist artistic hub of the nineteenth century.

CHARTRES 90km (5h)

The cathedral and the medieval city, and the most beautiful stained glass windows in France, from the XII century.


Federation Nationale official Rates for guides and conference interpreters.
FNGI - http://www.fngi.fr

• Minimum 2 hours: 80 euros per hour.
• 3 hours: 70 euros per hour.
• 4h: 60 euros per hour.
• 5h: 50 euros per hour.
• Full day 8 am: 40 euros per hour.
• Package visits, to be negotiated.
• Extra hour after 4 hours : 50 euros.

Obs : Usually tours start when I meet clients and ends when I leave. 5 % discount for groups of maximum 4 people. 10% for couples. Tickets and booking not included. Audiophones when necessary, included.

Translator / Interpreter

Felipe obtained a Degree in translation, and later in art history from the Sorbonne in Paris and, a degree in interpreting languages from the best school in Sao Paulo, Brasil, Alumni.

Felipe Tillier is also a professor, of English for adults (TEFL international diploma), and Philosophy at USP for High schools. Living in France for the past 15 years this "world citizen" with long experience both in European and Latin American heritage, offers his services in simultaneous translation in English, French and Portuguese for meetings or conferences, or as an interpreter for meetings, plant visits and business negotiations.

Tourism Coaching

Fifteen years of experience working for the most important tour operator in France, Felipe Tillier, also works for various tour-operator agencies worldwide.
Personal Coach in tourism and culture in the region of Paris, Ile de France, this guide conférencier also plans tours à la carte for VIP customers, and unveils exclusively:
New and popular temporary exhibitions for trendy or traditional artists;
Excellent restaurants, from 5 stars to tiny and authentic Parisian restaurant-brasserie with wine tasting;
Unforgettable musicals and opéras;
Season events, winter and summer;
Shopping tips from major brands, as well as good addresses to affordable boutiques that fit all tastes and pockets;
Leisure and cultural activities for children of all ages;
Coaching and / or private tours in London, Cambridge, Brussels, Bruges, Rome, Madrid, Barcelona, schedule with 3 months in advance.

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  • Phone

    033 170699901
  • Phone

    033 638184443 (whatsapp) 671266023
  • Email

    felipe.tillier@hotmail.fr
  • Address

    5 Rue Joanes
    75014 Paris
    France