Paris Vacations

Paris vacations, visit Paris in 1, 3 and 5 days. Top tourist attractions, monuments and museums in Paris. Eat in French restaurants and cafes. Find unique hotels in Paris Center. This website has great ideas for your vacations in Paris.

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Notre Dame Cathedral

Famous monuments in Paris

The Eiffel Towel, the Arc de Triomphe and the Louvre Museum are the most visited monuments in Paris. Climb to the top to admire the most beautiful views of paris. Visit the Sainte Chapelle, near Notre Dame Cathedral.

Paris vacations: top 3 monuments in Paris:

  • The Eiffel Tower has the most amazing view of Paris. Have fun with its transparent floor on the first floor of the Tower.
  • The Arc de Triomphe has a roof at the top where you can enjoy a panoramic view of the the Avenue des Champs-Elysees.. You can walk from the Arc de Triomphe to the Concorde.
  • Notre-Dame Cathedral de Paris was one of the most visited monuments of France. This medieval Catholic cathedral is on the Ile de la Cité, a natural island in the Seine River. After a catastrophic fire, on April 15, 2019, the cathedral is closed.
Interior of the Opera Garnier

Museums in Paris, and exbitions

There are over 100 museums in Paris. The Louvre Museum is the most famous museum in Paris. The Joconde, the Venus di Milo, the Seated Scribe, the Winged Victory are the main attractions to see in the Louvre.

The Museum d'Orsay displays the most incredible collection of impressionist paintings.

The Thinker is displayed in Rodin Museum.

The European Night of Museums is celebrated in May every year. Museums in Paris open their door to the public and they are free.

Paris Expos 2019-2020:

  • Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec. Résolument moderne at the Grand Palais in December through January 27, 2020  
  • Charlie Chaplin at the Philharmonie de Paris in December to January 26, 2020 

Hotels in Paris

Do you need an hotel in Paris? There are over 1450 places to stay in Paris! But which hotel to choose?

A well located hotel, in the Center of Paris, close to tourist sites, with restaurants, cafes, shops nearby. Some hotels are unique, historical, charming with a garden. Some rooms have views of Paris.

Best locations to stay in Paris:

  • Eiffel Tower
  • Louvre Museum
  • Champs-Elysees Avenue

Restaurants in Paris

Paris has over 40 000 places where to eat. Find famous restaurants, brasseries, cafes, French bistros, restaurants with a view of Paris. 

Shopping in Paris

Spend your Paris vacations with some shopping. Department stores, boutiques, antiques shops, markets, flea Markets. Discover the best shopping areas in Paris:

  • Le Marais
  • Champs-Elysees
  • Galeries Lafayette

Winter Sales 2020 in Paris from January 8 to February 4, 2020

Going out in Paris

Find the best venues for entertainment, theaters, shows, cabarets, jazz clubs...

What to do in Paris

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

Paris with kids 

Enjoy family events during your Paris vacations :

Kids in Paris : events

  • Paris Horse Show December 4 to 8, 2019
    Equestrian sports and horse event
  • Jours de Fêtes à La Villette December 7 to January 4, 2020
  • Le Grand Palais des Glaces December 13 to January 8, 2020
    World's biggest ice-skating rink
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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 to see next?

There are a lot of things to do in Paris. Have you been to the Opera House, Les Invalides, the Museum Rodin, Musée de l'Orangerie, the Centre Georges Pompidou, La Defense area? 

Events in Paris

Upcoming events in Paris:

  • Ballet of the Kiev National Opera - Swan Lake at the Théâtre des Champs-Élysées December 24 to January 5, 2020
  • WarHorse in La Seine Musicale until December 29, 2019

Classical events in Paris

During your Paris vacations, enjoy a concert at the Sainte Chapelle, Saint Ephrem, or Madeleine Church.

Christmas and New Year's Concerts in Paris Holiday music in the City of Lights
  • Madeleine: Four Seasons, Ave Maria and Christmas Classics December 20 to January 2, 2020
  • Radio Classique Christmas Concert: Théâtre des Champs-Élysées December 20, 21, 2019
  • Christmas Concert at St. Germain des Prés December 21, 23, 2019
  • Gospel & African-American Spiritual in Eglise Saint-Julien-le-Pauvre December 21 to January 4, 2020

Paris in 2020

  • Marathon de Paris April 5, 2020 on the Avenue des Champs-Elysées
  • 2020 Paris E-Prix April 20, 2020 at Les Invalides
  • Céline Dion in concert: Courage World Tour June 26, 27, 30, July 1, 3, 4, 2020 in Paris La Défense Arena 
  • 2020 European Athletics Championships August 26 to 30, 2020 at The Charlety Stadium in Paris

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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