Paris Vacations 2018

Visit Paris in 1, 3 or 5 days. Discover top tourist attractions, monuments and museums in Paris. Enjoy French restaurants and Parisian cafes in the City of Lights. Where to stay? What to do in Paris? 

Notre Dame Cathedral

If you stay in Paris for a weekend in Paris, it seems too short! But planning your visit is essential. Visit the Eiffel Tower and the Louvre Museum. But that's not all! Find here some tips to visit Paris.

Monuments in Paris

The Eiffel Towel, the Arc de Triomphe and the Louvre Glass Pyramid are the most famous monuments in Paris. Go to the top of the Eiffel Tower, and look at the view of Paris! Be amazed by the view from the roof of the Arc de Triomphe. Don't miss Notre Dame Cathedral and the Sainte-Chapelle. Attend to a classical concert in Notre-dame Cathedral or enjoy Vivaldi music in the Sainte-Chapelle Church. These are the Top three monuments to visit in Paris:

  • Eiffel Tower: best view of Paris, surprising and fun on the transparent floor at the first floor of the Eiffel Tower
  • Arc de Triomphe: panoramic view of Champs-Elysees. Most beautiful walk in Paris, the Arc de Triomphe to the Concorde
  • Notre-Dame Cathedral de Paris: most visited monument of France. A medieval Catholic cathedral on the Ile de la Cité
Interior of the Opera Garnier

Museums in Paris, and exbitions

During your vacations, discover the most famous museums in Paris. Not only the Louvre Museum! Take an half day to visit the Louvre Museum, the Joconde, the Venus di Milo, the Seated Scribe, the Winged Victory. And go to the Museum d'Orsay, where you find the largest collection of impressionist paintings. The Rodin Museum houses the most famous sculptures of Rodin, the Thinker. 

2018 Paris expos:

  • Paris Agricultural Show
    February 24 to March 4, 2018. Paris Porte de Versailles
  • Livre Paris: March 16 to 19, 2018
    Book event in Paris Porte de Versailles
  • Orchidees Paris 2018: March 23 to 25, 2018
    Exhibit, conference, orchids in Paris Events Center, avenue POrte de la Villette

Hotels in Paris

There are over 1450 places to stay in Paris! But how to choose the right hotel? Your hotel must be in a great location, near to tourist attractions, restaurants, cafes, shops. Find 5, 4 star hotels in Paris. Unique hotels, historical buildings, charming hotels with garden, rooms with a view of Paris.

Top 3 places to stay in PARIS

Restaurants in Paris

Paris has over 40 000 places where to eat. Find famous restaurants, brasseries, cafes, French bistros, restaurants with a view in Paris. What's new in Paris?

  • Homer Lobster: lobster roll 
    Opening of Homer Lobster in February 2018, in the 4th arrondissement of Paris, 21 rue Rambuteau.

Shopping in Paris

Favourite shopping places in Paris, are department stores, boutiques, antiques shops, markets, and flea Markets. Discover the best shopping areas in Paris. 

  • Le Marais
  • Champs-Elysees
  • Galeries Lafayette

Going out in Paris

Would you like to go to the opera in Paris, or listen to a classical music concert? Find the best places for entertainment, theaters, shows, cabarets, jazz clubs...

  • Opera Garnier
  • Le Caveau des Oubliettes
  • Le Lido

What to do in Paris

What are your favourite activities and hobbies? walking, taking French cooking lessons, attending to a concert. Discover the French fashion, go to a sporting event. Do you like art, exhibitions?

Travel with kids in Paris

Travelling with kids is not easy. But do you know that Paris is the most family friendly city? Discover kids attractions, activities, parks, kids events and kids events in Paris.

Kids in Paris

  • Disneyland® Paris celebrates its 25th Anniversary
  • Cirque Bouglione
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Is it your 2nd time in Paris?

You have already visited the Eiffel Tower, the Musee du Louvre and the Cathedral Notre Dame. What can you see now?

There's still more to do in Paris. Have you been to Paris Opera, Les Invalides, the Museum Rodin, Musée de l'Orangerie, the Centre Georges Pompidou, La Defense? Discover different architectures of Paris.

Events in Paris

Find events in Paris, festivals, parades, shows, sporting events, concerts. 

What's happening now in Paris?

  • Winter sales 2018 in Paris: January 10 to February 20
  • Marie Curie: Pantheon Paris: expo in February, until March 4, 2018
  • Being Modern: MoMA in ParisFoundation Louis Vuitton
    in January (until March 5, 2018)

Classical events in Paris

Upcoming concerts & Operas dates in Paris

What's new?

Paris Vacations Travel Guide is going to be updated regularly. Find here some interesting news in Paris...

  • Paris 2024 - Paris will host the Olympic Games in 2024. Most beautiful monuments will be transformed into sports ground, The Eiffel Tower, the Invalides, the Grand Palais...
  • Musée Yves Saint Laurent has opened its doors last October. Address: 5 avenue Marceau Paris 16th arrondissement
  • The Rugby World Cup will be hosted in France in 2023
  • New! The Galeries Lafayette will be opening on Champs-Elysees in October 2018
  • Opening of DJI Store Paris, a shop for drones, in the Latin Quarter. 15, rue Soufflot, 75005 Paris

Calendar of events 2018

Paris Vacations will provide information about what to do in Paris

  • The Bread Festival returns to Paris May 5 to 20, 2018 near Notre-Dame Cathedral

Flea markets to discover in Paris, the Saint-Ouen flea market, the flea market Porte de Montreuil, Porte de Vanves, and the Puces d'Aligre.








Paris Calendar of events


Sporting events


Museums of Paris

The Louvre

Musée d'Orsay

Museum Rodin

Monuments to visit

Arc de Triomphe

Basilica Sacré-Coeur

Eiffel Tower

Churches concerts

Notre-Dame Cathedral



Best Shopping

Le Marais

Galeries Lafayette

Avenue Montaigne

Restaurants in Paris




Events in Parks

Bois de Vincennes

Bois de Boulogne

Jardin du Luxembourg

Paris with kids



Kids events

Palace of Versailles





La Durée



Paris tips

Save time

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Classical music

Philharmonie de Paris

Salle Gaveau


Paris Pass




Hotels best locations

Eiffel Tower


Latin Quarter

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