Paris Vacations

Plan your trip to Paris with top tourist attractions, monuments and museums. Discover French restaurants and exceptional cafes in the French Capital. Find unique hotels, and great things to do in Paris.

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Notre Dame Cathedral

Monuments in Paris

The Eiffel Towel, the Arc de Triomphe and the Louvre Museum are the first monuments to visit in Paris. The most beautiful views of Paris are at the top of the Eiffel tower, Montparnasse tower, Arc de Triomphe and Montmartre.

  • 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 is one of the most visited monuments of France. After a catastrophic fire on April 15, 2019, the cathedral is now closed to the public. A short walk to Notre Dame, the Sainte Chapelle is the most beautiful church to visit in Paris.
Interior of the Opera Garnier

Museums and exhibitions

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.

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

The Thinker is displayed in the Rodin Museum.

The European Night of Museums is an annual event. Museums are free on 16th of May, 2020.

Upcoming expos in Paris:

  • Monet, Renoir... Chagall. Journeys around the Mediterranean digital exhibition until January 3, 2021, Atelier des Lumières
  • Livre Paris book fair Paris Expo Porte de Versailles March 20 to 23, 2020


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


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


Enjoy shopping in Paris, the most famous department stores, boutiques, antiques shops, markets, flea Markets. Discover shopping areas in Paris:

  • Le Marais
  • Champs-Elysees
  • Galeries Lafayette

2020 Summer sales in Paris will begin on Wednesday, June 24th and will end on Tuesday, July 21st 2020.

Going out 

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 in Paris during your Paris vacations :

  • Cirque Bouglione - Défi circus performances until March 15, 2020
  • Kidexpo March 28, 29, 2020, Paris Expo Porte de Versailles

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? 

Shows, music, concerts

Upcoming events in Paris:

  • Le Lac des Cygnes at the Palais des congrès de Paris February 21 to March 8, 2020, Swan Lake by the Kiev National Opera Ballet
  • Funny Girl - The Broadway Musical until March 7, 2020
  • Céline Dion in concertCourage World Tour June 26, 27, 30, July 1, 3, 4, 2020 in Paris La Défense Arena

Classical concerts and opera 

The Sainte Chapelle, the Saint Ephrem Church and the Madeleine Church are unique venues for concerts.

Upcoming classical events in Paris
  • Bach with Candlelights at St. Ephrem Church: Goldberg Variations February 23, 2020
  • George Balanchine: Paris Opera Ballet February 25, 2020
  • La Madeleine: Vivaldi's Four Seasons February 26, 2020
  • Yvonne, Princesse de Bourgogne: Paris National Opera February 27, 2020
  • Most Beautiful Works Of Frederic Chopin February 28, 2020
  • Massenet's Manon: Paris National Opera February 29, 2020
  • Orchestre Philharmonique de Poznan: Łukasz Borowicz & Rafał Blechacz March 1, 2020

Paris 2020

Upcoming trade shows, sporting events in Paris:

  • International Agricultural Show is a famous trade show  February 22 to March 1, 2020, Paris Expo Porte de Versailles
  • Marathon de Paris April 5, 2020 on the Avenue des Champs-Elysées
  • 2020 Paris E-Prix April 20, 2020 at Les Invalides 
  • 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

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Classical music

Philharmonie de Paris

Salle Gaveau


Paris Pass




Hotels best locations

Eiffel Tower


Latin Quarter

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