Nearly everyone can name at least one of Paris’ world-famous attractions. You are sure to find your schedule filled with activities both well-known and hidden, but there are a few experiences that you simply must have on vacations in Paris.
You might ask yourself, “How could Paris possibly get any better?” We do have one suggestion. Those who plan Paris vacations around the numerous annual festivals add that little dash of something extra to their trip. Spring visitors may hear the revelry of the Villette Festival wafting through the streets in May, while summer is filled with music and celebration, from the Jazz Festival to Bastille Day. Winter has many festivities as well, especially Carnaval de Paris in February. And of course, Paris Fashion Week, which takes place in January, is one of the city’s most fantastic events.
Like the smile of the Mona Lisa or the “je ne sais quoi” that makes French food so delicious, hotels here can be mysterious. There are many, and all seem to offer a location that is front and center to various attractions. We can help you find that perfect accommodation to add to Paris package deals.
In fact, long after you have left this beautiful city, it will always remain not only in your memories, but in your very heart. Travelocity can help you make the most of this unique and peerless destination with our vacation packages in Paris, which allow you to take care of your hotel and airfare at once. Then, you have plenty of time left to dream of fresh, crunchy baguettes and the way your soul will sing when you finally see that acclaimed piece of art up close. Paris, je t’aime.
France's capital city, Paris, has a huge number of lodgings to select from. Check out Travelocity's Paris lodging page and start your search for the perfect place.
You might like to start your search by taking a look at the lofty luxury of the Mandarin Oriental, Paris and the Le Royal Monceau Raffles Paris. On the other hand, the Le Bristol Paris or the MARQUIS Faubourg Saint-Honoré offer wholesome comfort at reasonable prices.
Eiffel Tower is a renowned Paris destination. If you were interested in staying nearby, the Shangri-La Hotel Paris is just 0.4 miles (0.6 kilometers) away, and the Résidence Charles Floquet is 0.1 miles (0.2 kilometers) away.
So you've touched down in an exotic new destination — what's next? Why not chill out, bide your time and see what exciting experiences and unforgettable adventures head your way? After all, that's what travel's about, right?
There are so many fun adventures to test out in Paris. Here are our leading picks:
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Discover some of the highlights with the following activities:
You will find the smallest crowds of tourists during December, January, and February which generally reveals a cheaper time to book trips to Paris.
If you’d enjoy having the Eiffel Tower within constant eyesight as you stroll around, the 7th Arrondissement is the place for you. Located on the Left Bank about 2 miles from the center, this neighborhood is the perfect mix of big attractions and a village-like atmosphere.
If you’re all about high-end shopping and extravagant living, you can’t beat the Champs-Élysées in 8th Arrondissement, 2 miles away. You’ll find an array of luxury hotels, high-end boutiques and the Arc de Triomphe on this street.
June, July, and August are very popular times to take vacations to Paris.
Attracting around 20 million visitors each year, the “City of Light” is one of the world’s most visited capital cities. Some of the major draw cards are its:
Monuments like the Eiffel Tower, Notre Dame Cathedral, the Arc de Triomphe and the Palace of Versailles can’t be missed. Then there are the incredible museums and galleries, including the Louvre Museum, Musée d’Orsay and The Centre Pompidou. When you’ve ticked those sights off, stroll along the romantic Seine River, tuck into tasty baguettes and take in a cabaret show at The Moulin Rouge.
August is the best time to book Paris vacation deals if you're looking for cheap travel rates.
Travelers can find fun activities for as low as $4 which is very affordable in Paris.
You’ll need euros (EUR) to travel through the enchanting French capital.
^Savings based on all package bookings made with Flight + Hotel on Travelocity.com from January 1, 2019 to December 31, 2019, as compared to the price of the same components booked separately. Savings will vary based on origin/destination, length of trip, stay dates and selected travel supplier(s). Savings not available on all packages.