Your Paris Vacations
 2017, 2018

Spend your vacations in Paris. Visit Paris in 1, 3 or 5 days. Don't miss top tourist attractions, monuments and most famous museums in Paris. What are the most famous restaurants and cafes in the city? What hotel to stay in Paris?

Notre Dame Cathedral

Spending a weekend in Paris is too short! Planning your visit is essential.   Visit the Eiffel Tower and the Louvre Museum. But it's not enough! Find here tips for your visit to Paris.

Monuments in Paris

The Eiffel Towel, the Arc de Triomphe and the Louvre Glass Pyramid are the most famous monuments in Paris. But It's not all! 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 to a classical concert in Notre-dame Cathedral or enjoy Vivaldi music in the Sainte-Chapelle Church. Top three monuments to visit in Paris:

  • Eiffel Tower has one of the best view of Paris, surprising and fun with its transparent floor at the first floor of the Eiffel Tower.
  • Arc de Triomphe has a panoramic view of Paris and the 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 of 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. 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
    Musée des Arts Décoratifs in December until January 7, 2018
  • Gauguin, l'alchimiste
    Expo at the Grand Palais in December to January 22, 2018
  • Being Modern: MoMA in Paris: Foundation Louis Vuitton
    December until March 5, 2018

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.

  • Chez Chartier
  • La Coupole
  • Le Ciel de Paris

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
  • Disney on ice: An Imaginary journey 
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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?

  • Christmas markets, window displays in Paris in December
    Galeries Lafayette, Champs-Elysees avenue
  • I love Piaf: Theatre Trevise
    Paris until December 13, 2017

Classical concerts in Paris

Upcoming concerts & Operas 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
  • Christmas market, front of the Cathedral of Notre-Dame de Paris from December 15 to 24th 2017
  • All transports will be free on December 31, from 5 pm until Monday, January 1, at noon
  • The Rugby World Cup will be hosted in France in 2023
  • There will be no Christmas market on the avenue des champs-elysees this year. A Christmas Market will be opened for the first time, from November 27 through 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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