Things to do, see and experience in beautiful Paris

The ‘City of Lights’, is a must-see on every traveller’s list of cosmopolitan cities to visit. Famous attractions vary from beautiful historical monuments and world-renowned museums, to celebrated shopping boulevards and award-winning restaurants.

Paris offers something for everyone, whether an art buff, romantic, urban explorer or epicurean. Wander the streets and absorb the atmosphere like a Baudelairean flâneur, absorb the culture in charming Parisian cafés and admire the incredible range of architectural styles.

From Neuilly’s quaint boulevards and theatres, to the legendary sights in Paris’s city centre, there are many things to do in the French capital. Discover art, history, romance, family moments, culture, sport, fun and food in this intoxicating world city. Book your room today.


  • Arc de Triomphe

    Visit the Arc de Triomphe of Paris at one end of the Champs Elysées, a national symbol. The monument was commissioned by Napoléon.

    • At the end of the Champs Elysées
    • National symbol
    • Commissioned by Napoléon

     

  • Père Lachaise cemetery

    Opened in 1804, it is one of the world's largest and most famous cemeteries. Visit this memorial dedicated to celebrities of literature, science, music, art and history.

    • Open from 8.00 am to 5.30 pm
    • Cemetery maps available
    • Website

     

  • Place de la Concorde

    Situated at the end of the Champs Elysées avenue, this square is famous for its 3,300-year old Egyptian obelisk. Place de la Concorde used to be an execution site during the French Revolution and both Louis XVI and Marie Antoinette were guillotined here.

    • Eastern end of the Champs-Élysées
    • Egyptian obelisk
    • Largest square in Paris

     

  • Eiffel Tower

    Paris's most famous landmark was built by Gustave Eiffel for the 1889 Exposition Universelle, to celebrate the 100-year anniversary of the French Revolution. Visit this historic monument and enjoy the impressive view over Paris.

    • Famous Paris landmark
    • Open from 9.30 am to 11.00 pm
    • Website
  • Château de Versailles

    The Château de Versailles is one of the most beautiful achievements of the 18th century and in the history of French art and architecture. Discover the palace, the hall of mirrors, the garden and the history of Marie Antoinette and Louis XVI.

    • Home of three French kings
    • UNESCO World Heritage site
    • Purchase your tickets online

     

  • Notre Dame de Paris

    This famous cathedral is situated in the centre of ancient medieval Paris on the Île de la Cité. It is one of the greatest examples of French Gothic architecture in Europe.

    • Free entrance
    • Open from 7.00 am to 6.45 pm
    • Website 
  • Madeleine

    La Madeleine is a neoclassical church between Place de la Concorde and Place Vendôme.