Paris has many sights and museums, many interesting activities and so many nice quarters and corners, that it can feel tough to gain an overview!

But it doesn’t have to be that difficult, really 🙂 Traveling to Paris is a wonderful experience and even if you won’t check off each item on your list, you will definitely have a great time.

To help you plan your trip, I assembled a lot of information about what you can do in Paris and how you can make the very most out of your trip.

 

The Paris Classics

Visiting the Eiffel Tower and enjoying a Seine River Cruise certainly belongs on every bucket list, but there is more!

Check our Paris Bucket List AND our popular list of top things to do and what you could do instead list! 

If you have little time to prepare for your trip, have a look at our 4 days Paris itinerary and be certain not to miss anything! If you are in Paris only for one day, I’ve got you covered as well: How to see Paris in 1 day!

 

For the budget traveler: there are many sights and activities in Paris for free!  For example, a considerable range of interesting museums is admission-free! If you happen to travel alone to Paris, click here to see our guide for Paris solo travelers.

 

Paris Classic - Seine River Cruise

Hidden gems and unusual things to do in Paris

If you have been already to Paris or you have enough time to discover also some hidden gems, the following posts are precisely what you’re looking for!

If you are looking for things to do in Paris that are really under the radar of most people, tourists, and Parisians alike, head to the Jardin Tropical, also known as the Human Zoo of Paris. 

 

Day trip to Étretat
A day trip from Paris to Étretat – spend a wonderful day by the sea.

Day trips and getaways from Paris

If you have enough time in Paris for exploring more, take a look at the 10 best day trips from Paris or read the extensive guide on the following day trip destinations:

For overnight stays, you find here a list of best weekend getaways from Paris, easily reachable by train.

And if you are traveling to Paris with Kids and Teenagers, those are for you!

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