Things to do in Paris

Paris, the City of Lights, is a stop on every intrepid travelers list of cosmopolitan cities to visit. Famous sites around the city vary from historical monuments to museums, as well as the famous shopping and restaurants.  Paris holds something for everyone, from the art buff to the romantic to Baudelaire's flâneur, which, roughly translated, is someone who adores wandering around the city merely to absorb the atmosphere and watch the people pass by. Why not take the opportunity to be a deliberately aimless pedestrian on the streets of Paris and see what attractions you stumble upon?  Book your room today. Find a list of top things to do during your stay in Paris.

  • Arc de Triomphe

    Come and visit the Arc de Triomphe of Paris at the top of the Champs Elysées, a national symbol, a construction commissioned by Napoléon.

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  • 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 the literature, scientific, art, and historic worlds.

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  • Place de la Concorde

    Situated at the bottom of the Champs Elysées, this place is famous for the 3300- year Egyptian obelisk. Place de la Concorde used to be an execution site during the French Revolution where Louis XVI and Marie Antoinette were guillotined.

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  • Eiffel Tower

    Built by Gustave Eiffel for the 1889 Exposition Universelle to celebrate the anniversary French Revolution, visit this historic monument and enjoy the impressive view on Paris.

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  • Château de Versailles

    The Château de Versailles is one of the most beautiful achievement of the 18th century 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.

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  • Notre Dame de Paris

    The Cathedral is situated in the centre of the ancient medieval Paris of the Île de la Cité . Prepare your visit and learn more about the history of this monument.

  • Madeleine

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