Travelers to France usually land at Charles de Gaulle Airport (CDG) and take advantage of the proximity of historic Roissy-en-France. Five minutes from the airport, the village boasts a number of hotels near CDG, whether you're on a limited budget or a price-is-no-problem vacation. Because it's part of the metropolitan area of Paris, Roissy-en is a convenient starting point for your French adventure.
Exploring Around CDG Airport
Many hotels near Charles de Gaulle Airport are accessible by hotel shuttle—check with your hotel and make necessary reservations before you leave home. Renting a car at CDG can easily be done at most airport terminals. Alternatively, take a taxi to your destination. Taxi ranks are located at the exits nearest the baggage claim areas at all three terminals.
Once settled into your accommodation, explore Roissy-en-France on foot or by bicycle. Quick response (QR) codes on information boards at specific sites let you learn about the history of the village on your own smartphone. Get a close-up view of the undercarriage of the iconic Concorde airplane, and stroll around the village to see the contemporary outdoor sculptures. The beautiful Église catholique Saint-Eloi, which likely dates back to the 1570s, has been lovingly restored; its paintings, sculptures, stained glass windows, and adjacent cemetery give fascinating insight into the village and its history. Le Parc Saint-Marie, a delightful, peaceful green area, is home to the last remaining structure of the Chateau de Roissy-en-France, an intricately designed and decorated stone arch.
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