Paris Vacations 2018

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

A weekend in Paris will be too too short! Planning your trip is essential. Visit the Eiffel Tower and the Louvre Museum but it's not all! Find here tips to improve your visit to Paris.

Famous monuments in Paris

The Eiffel Towel, the Arc de Triomphe and the Louvre Museum are the most visited 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

    Paris vacations, discover the most famous museums of 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. 

    Expo in Paris:

    • Kupka at the Grand Palais, until July 30, 2018
    • Guernica at the Musée Picasso, until July 29, 2018
    • Eugène Delacroix at the musée du Louvre, until July 23, 2018

    Hotels in Paris

    Where to stay in Paris? There are over 1450 places to stay in Paris! Which hotel to choose?

    Choose a very good location, center of Paris, near top tourist attractions, where there are many restaurants, cafes, shops. In Paris there are very unique hotels, historical buildings, charming hotels with a garden. Rooms can have a very nice view of Paris.

    Very Good 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 in Paris. 

    Shopping in Paris

    Go shopping during your Paris vacations.

    Department stores, boutiques, antiques shops, markets, flea Markets. Discover the best shopping areas in Paris :

    • Le Marais
    • Champs-Elysees
    • Galeries Lafayette

    Paris Summer Sales 2018: July to August 7, 2018

    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 to 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

    • The Art of the Brick: expo Lego DC Super-Heros, in La Villette in July (until August 19th).
    • Un T.rex à Paris: expo in July (until September 2, 2018) at the Galerie de Minéralogie et de Géologie
    • Fête des Tuileries is a funfair in July (until August 26 2018). Location: Jardin des Tuileries
    • Paris Plages: Summer activities, Paris Beach, swimming along the Seine River, from July 7 to September 2, 2018
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    Is it your 2nd time in Paris?

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

    There are a lot of things 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 area? 

    Events in Paris

    Your Paris vacations must be fun, discover the events to come :

    • Paris Jazz Festival 2018 : until July 22 2018
      Parc Floral de Paris
    • Rock en Seine: August 24 to 26, 2018

    Classical events in Paris

    During your Paris vacations, discover beautiful monuments by attending a classical concert :

    Concerts & Operas in Paris

    What's happening in Paris?

    To enhance your Paris vacations, see what's new in the French Capital :

    • 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 Rugby World Cup will be hosted in France in 2023
    • New! The Galeries Lafayette will be opening on Champs-Elysees in October 2018
    • Mondial de l'Auto 2018 (Paris Motor Show) will take place from October 4 to 14th at Paris Porte de Versailles.
    • Every weekend, from July 13th to August 18th, Paris Aéroports will offer free yoga Nidra sessions at Paris-Charles de Gaulle and Paris-Orly airports.
    • Zoo de Vincennes will open at night on Thursday from June 2 to August 9, 2018
    • Movie festival in the Parc de La Villette: watch a free movie outside from July 19th to August 18th.
    • "I Love Piaf" is back in Paris from June 13th to August 18th 2018 at the Theatre Lucernaire.
    • Game of Thrones: The Touring Exhibition, from June 1 to September 2, 2018 at Paris Expo Porte de Versailles.
    • From June 16th, the Canal l'Ourcq will be opened for a free swim.
    • Le salon du Mariage (The wedding fair of Paris) will be on September 15 and 16, 2018. Download a free entry on the website Location: Paris Expo Porte de Versailles.
    • The Cirque du Soleil announces "Totem", its 2018 show is in Paris from October 25 to December 2, 2018, on Plaine de Jeux de Bagatelle, in the Bois de Boulogne.
    • The Night of the Churches returns from June 30 to July 7, 2018. You have 8 days to visit the churches of France, historical places that retrace the history of France. Concerts, shows and guided tours await you all over France, enjoy!
    • The Jardin d'Acclimatation is renewed and officially opened this 1st of June 2018, a new park composed of great attractions. 
    • After four years of renovations, the Hotel Lutetia (in the Saint-Germain-des- Prés area) will be reopened on July 12th 2018.
    • In 2020, the grand Palais will be closed and renovated for 2 years.
    • Paris Games Week : October 26 to 30, 2018, Paris Expo Porte de Versailles.
    • Festival Paris L'ete : July 16 to August 4, 2018. Free events in Paris.

    Paris Calendar of events 2018

    Find events in Paris, festivals, exciting events:

    • Paris Summer sales: June 27 to August 7th 2018
    • Military Parade in Paris: July 14th 2018

    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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