Paris Vacations

Paris vacations 2017. How to visit Paris in 1, 3 or 5 days. Don't miss top tourist attractions, monuments and most famous museums in Paris. Where are most famous restaurants and cafes in the city? Which hotel to choose in Paris?

Notre Dame Cathedral

A weekend in Paris is too short! Planning your visit in Paris is always a good idea. Make a list of things to do in Paris. There are so many choices. Visit the Eiffel Tower and the Louvre Museum but it's not enough! Let's see where to start your visit in Paris...

Monuments in Paris

The Eiffel Towel, the Arc de Triomphe and the Glass Pyramid are the most famous monuments in Paris. But It's not enough! Go to the top of the Eiffel Tower and discover the most beautiful view of Paris. Climb the stairs  to the top of the Arc de Triomphe. Go inside Notre Dame Cathedral and the Sainte-Chapelle in Paris. Attend a classical concert in Notre-dame Cathedral or enjoy a Vivaldi music in the Sainte-Chapelle Church. Top three monuments in Paris:

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

Museums in Paris

During your vacations, discover the most famous museums in Paris, and 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. 

Current exhibitions in Paris:

  • Christian Dior, couturier du rêve at the The Musée des Arts Décoratifs in November until January 7, 2018
  • Gauguin, l'alchimiste, expo at the Grand Palais in November to January 22, 2018
  • Being Modern: MoMA in Paris: Foundation Louis Vuitton, in November until March 5, 2018

Hotels in Paris

There are over 1450 places to stay in Paris! But where to find the perfect hotel in Paris? At least your hotel must be well located, in one of the best districts of Paris... Close to attractions, restaurants, cafes, shops...Hotels in Paris, 5 star, 4 star. But find an unique hotel, historical building, charming hotel with garden... Are there any 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. Most famous restaurants, brasseries, cafes, French bistrots. Enjoy Paris top restaurants, that you cannot miss!

  • Chez Chartier
  • La Coupole
  • Le Ciel de Paris

Shopping in Paris

Favourite shopping places in Paris, department stores, boutiques, French fashion, antiques, markets, 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 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
  • Disney on ice: An Imaginary journey 
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Paris events 2017

Successful vacations in Paris, participate in events in Paris, festivals, parades, shows, sporting events, concerts... What you can do in Paris. What you must see in Paris.

Paris Vacations 2 - this is the second time you visit Paris

You have already visited the Eiffel Tower, the Musee du Louvre and the Cathedral Notre Dame. You need more things to see.

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

Events in Paris

What's happening during your stay in Paris?

  • Salon du cheval: November 25 to December 3, 2017
  • Nautic, Salon Nautique de Paris: December 2 to 10, 2017
  • Christmas markets in Paris, window displays
  • I love Piaf: Theatre Trevise from November 29 to December 13, 2017

Go to a classical music concert

Concerts & Operas in Paris
  • Concerts at La Sainte Chapelle - stunning, exceptional and  most beautiful church in Paris during a classical concert  
  • Notre-Dame concerts - attend a concert at the cathedral Notre-Dame de Paris
  • Classical concerts in Parisdiscover the new concert hall in Paris, the Philharmonie de Paris
  • Operas and ballets at the Palais Garnier, most impressive opera house 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...
  • The Nautic SUP Paris Crossing is the biggest Stand Up Paddle race in the world on Sunday, December 3rd 2017
  • Musee Yves Saint Laurent has opened its doors last October 2017. Address: 5 avenue Marceau Paris 16th arrondissement
  • Star Wars at the Grand Rex on December 13th at 7am
  • Christmas market, front of the Cathedral of Notre-Dame de Paris from December 15 to 24th 2017
  • All transports are free on Sunday, December 31, 2017 at 5pm until Monday, January 01, 2018 at noon
  • The Rugby World Cup, will be hosted in France in 2023
  • There will be no Christmas on the champs-elysees this year. But a new Christmas Market will open for the first time, November 27 to December 31, near the Forum des Halles, in the 1st arrondissement of Paris

Calendar of events 2017

Paris Vacations will provide information about what's happening in Paris...

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

Save money


Classical music

Philharmonie de Paris

Salle Gaveau


Paris Pass




Hotels best locations

Eiffel Tower


Latin Quarter

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