Paris is a destination designed for visitor’s pleasure, here are some tips on what to do:
Pay a visit to some classic monuments and sites: On a clear day, we dare you to either climb 674 steps to the 2nd floor or take the elevator to the top of Eiffel Tower!
Enjoy panoramic views in Montparnasse Tower
. Pass by Arc De Triomphe
, but don't leave out the Panthéon
, Opera Garnier
or Palais Royal.
Discover The Louvre
, world’s largest art museum, Musee d’Orsay
, which holds one of the largest collection of Impressionist masterpieces, or the Pompidou Centre
, the largest modern art museum in Europe.
Take a River Seine
cruise to enjoy the most famous waterway in the world. Walk through the two islands, Île de la Cité
and Île Saint-Louis
, in the middle of the river. Cross a few of the 37 bridges connecting the Left Bank to the Right Bank.
Escape the urban environment, strolling inside the Luxemburg Gardens
, Trocadero Gardens
or any of the 421 Paris municipal parks and gardens in Paris with more than 250,000 trees.
Navigate around neighborhoods:
- Marais, full of hidden art cobblestone streets and vintage shops,
- Quartier Latin, the place for artists and intellectuals amidst bookstores and local bistros,
- Monmarte, a picturesque village in the heart of the capital, or
- Saint Germain Des Pres, the elegant district surrounded by boutique shops and famous cafes and brasseries.
Indulge yourself with some shopping at the famous Champs-Elysees
boulevard, or wonder around an array of street markets
with home-made French food and flowers, or with used books, magazines and artwork along Seine river.
Taste the world famous French cuisine at the Parisienne bistros
, and don't forget to visit the patisseries
(pastry shops), boulangeries
(bread shops) and fromageries
Experience Parisian nightlife
, wine bars, clubs and cabarets or night cruise in the Seine.
Opt for a day trip to The Palace of Versailles, Disneyland
or Parc Asterix.
You will adore exploring the City of Light! Make sure to add some extra days for touring in your stay.