Activities to enjoy in Paris
The city was so beautiful that even the most romantic cannot resist its appeal.
The Top Things to do in Paris for Winter
1. Paris: Eiffel Tower Direct Access Guided Tour via Elevator
Do not wait in line for tickets to the Eiffel Tower and go on an excursion around this famous iconic landmark to admire the city from the top. Take a two-hour guided tour of the tower and learn all about the history of the tower and the details behind the building of this masterpiece architectural design.
Use the elevator to ascend onto the platform for viewing on the second floor or, should you select an option for your summit, climb towards the top. From there, enjoy the stunning panorama of the French capital, which include the Sacre Coeur, the Louvre as well as the iconic Arc de Triomphe.
Choose to add an hour-long cruise along the Seine anytime after you visit the Eiffel Tower. Take a look at the UNESCO-listed structures that line the banks of the river, including the Eiffel Tower Les Invalides, and Notre-Dame de Paris along with the Conciergerie. Cruise past floating houseboats and eateries along the river.
2. Versailles the Palace: Skip-the-Line Tour of Palace and Gardens Access
Explore the lavishness, beauty, and fascinating historical significance of Versailles Palace on an interactive guided tour. The palace is accessible via an entrance that is separate to begin your tour. After that, you go to Versailles’ famous garden with the help of a professional guide. You can also go on your own. The 90-minute tour takes you through The main palace you can see The State Apartments, the King’s Bedroom as well as the imposing Hall of Mirrors.
Discover the most important people that comprised the French monarchy including King Louis XIV to Marie Antoinette. Discover the intriguing historical events that transpired in the palace’s rooms. Then, you can take your pick of taking a walk through the vast grounds by yourself or with a guide. Take in the beauty of the gardens and bronze statues and ornamental basins, surrounded by a plethora of trees. If you’re accompanied by the help of a guide, discover fascinating details about the garden during the 45-minute tour.
3. From Paris: Versailles Skip-the-Line Tour & Gardens Access
Get away from Paris with this half-day excursion to Versailles. Get ahead of the crowds with skip-the-line tickets, simple transportation back to the airport, and an exciting excursion of Versailles Palace and its historic rooms and chambers.
Begin by gathering at a central location in Paris and then take a coach to Versailles. On arrival, you can enter the palace through an additional entrance. After that, you can explore the splendor as well as the beauty and history of the palace through an interactive tour. In the 90-minute tour, take in the State Apartments, the King’s Bedroom as well as the famous Hall of Mirrors.
Discover the most important people that comprised the French monarchy starting with King Louis XIV to Marie Antoinette. Learn about the numerous interesting historical events that occurred inside the royal rooms. After your tour around the palace, you can take some time to walk through the gorgeous French Gardens. After a few minutes exploring the gardens on your own then hop on the bus for your return trip back to the center of Paris.
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4. Versailles: Palace of Versailles Skip-the-Line Guided Tour
Experience the splendor, beauty, and rich historical significance that is Versailles Palace on a guided tour with tickets that skip the line. You can enter through the priority entrance and follow a knowledgeable guide through the magnificent halls of this renowned French architectural masterpiece. Meet at the point of entry to meet your guide, who will provide a warm overview of the royal palace and then take you inside to discover one of the biggest buildings in existence.
Visit the lavish King’s as well as the Queen’s State Apartments and the shimmering Hall of Mirrors, one of the most famous rooms at the Versailles Chateau and where many significant historical events occurred such as the Treaty of Versailles. Discover the most important characters that comprised the French monarchy including King Louis XVI to his wife, Marie Antoinette. Follow your guide as he introduces these famous characters to life with engaging storytelling.
There are plenty of opportunities to inquire about the characters during this engaging tour. Then, take the time to wander around the palace or walk around in the garden on your own. Be aware that at certain times between April and October, there might be a charge to enter the gardens.
5. Paris: Eiffel Tower Skip-the-Ticket-Line Tour & Seine Cruise
Avoid the line at the Eiffel Tower and explore the iconic structure and take in the city from above. Then, take a trip to the Seine and cruise on the Seine to see the highlights that are Paris by water. Enjoy a two-hour guided tour of the tower including the option of skipping the line, and learn the history of the tower and the secrets that led to the building of this masterpiece architectural structure.
Pick a 2nd level and summit, or a 2nd-level-only ticket, and get a guide on the fascinating story of this famous landmark. Use the elevator to ascend toward the observation platform on the 2nd level. If you opt for tickets for the summit, you’ll be able to go toward the top. From there, enjoy the breathtaking panorama of the French capital and the surrounding areas, such as the arc de Triomphe as well as the Sacre Coeur.
The ticket includes a one-hour cruise along the river Seine which is available at any time after you have visited the Eiffel Tower. Explore the UNESCO-listed buildings that line the banks of the river, including the Eiffel Tower Les Invalides, Notre-Dame de Paris along with the Conciergerie. You will pass by floating houseboats as well as restaurants on the river.
6. Disneyland Paris 1-Day Tickets
Disneyland(r) Park: In the fantasy world that isn’t too far from where you are, Disney heroes and heroines reside in fairytales that seem, happy, and never-ending. Enjoy endless fun in different magical lands. Explore your favorite Disney stories exactly as you’ve remembered them from old-fashioned Disney films. This is where fairytales truly are a reality.
The thrills of Disneyland(r) Park come in various dimensions and shapes. Big Thunder Mountain and Star Wars(r) Hyperspace Mountain offer an adrenaline rush for adults, while children can travel across the globe in “It’s a Small World.’ Family fun is available at every turn of the Park starting from the ‘Pirates of the Caribbean to the Mad The Teacups of Mad Hatters.’ Meet Disney characters. Don’t miss out on the main attraction which is a meet and greet with your favorite Disney characters. Bring your camera and pen at hand and get to get to meet characters that you like.
All day long is a celebration in Disneyland(r) Park. In addition to the amazing entertainment and attractions, there is a variety of amazing family shows and parades to take in throughout the year. This year, you can enjoy the 30th Anniversary celebration, which includes the music and decorations that transform the park into a lively paradise. Mickey, Minnie, Donald, and Daisy are excited to display their stunning new costumes and perform a rousing special daytime show specifically designed to celebrate the 30th anniversary.
As night falls, get ready to be awed by the brand-new and magical show that utilizes cutting-edge technology to illuminate Sleeping Beauty Castle, followed by the stunning Disney Illuminations. Walt Studios(r) Park: Walt Studios(r) Park: Discover the world of film and television in Walt Disney Studios(r) Park. Explore four Cinemagic studio areas that offer exciting attractions and stunning performances. The stage is at the Studios located just a few steps from Disneyland(r) Park. It’s impossible to predict who you’ll get to meet.
Get together with the Avengers and tackle the most challenging Marvel missions in Avengers Campus Land. Get behind the scenes and explore to explore the Worlds of Pixar area. Take a trip to colorful places filled with exciting entertainment, food, and fun with characters in locations straight from the films Ratatouille, Finding Nemo, Toy Story, and many more.
7. Paris: Louvre Museum Timed-Entrance Ticket
Discover The Louvre at your pace, with the ticket that is timed to ensure that you’re in line within 30 mins. Discover iconic and irresistible artworks like paintings like the Mona Lisa and Venus de Milo. Explore Renaissance masterpieces as well as ancient Egyptian objects, in addition to artworks from the 13th to 20th century.
The museum was first inaugurated on the 10th of August 1793 and featured just 537 artworks. Although it was closed in 1796 due to structural issues, it opened again in 1801 as The Musee Napoleon which included a much larger collection. It has grown to more than 20,000 pieces.
There are now eight departments: Egyptian Antiquities; Near Eastern Antiquities; Greek, Etruscan as well as Roman Antiquities; Islamic Art as well as Sculpture and Decorative Arts Paintings; as well as Drawings and Prints.
8. Paris: Eiffel Tower Direct Access Tour to Summit via Elevator
You can save time and money on an excursion to the Eiffel Tower by purchasing an entry ticket that allows direct access. Begin by meeting the host to collect the tickets for entry and then climb to the second level via elevator after having been told stories about the tower’s story.
From the first vantage point, you can admire the vast city views right in the distance. Check to see if you can draw out famous landmarks such as the Seine River, the Trocadero Gardens as well as the Invalides. Take the elevator that follows and climb to the top of the Eiffel Tower. From there, take in the breathtaking views of Paris’s most iconic monuments, like Notre Dame Cathedral, and Sacre Coeur Basilica, as well as the glass ceiling of the Grand Palais.
Visit the offices of Gustave Eiffel or sip champagne. As you head back to the observation deck on the 1st floor. You can wander around the captivating exhibit and consider taking a walk across the glass floor at 57 meters (187 feet) above street level.
9. Paris: Eiffel Tower Direct Access via Summit Access
Get easy access directly to the Eiffel Tower, and take in the stunning views from the highest point of the famous structure. You can spend as long as you’d like at the top and go through the various levels on your own time. Take in Paris from above, and from the perspective of a new one. Marvel at the imposing façade at The Louvre along with the Financial District that is La Defense.
Take a look at the vibrant Pompidou Museum and the vast white area that is Sacre-Coeur Basilica. Visit the Champagne Bar on the top floor for a glass bubbly. As you descend you can enjoy the numerous exciting activities that are on the first floor. Take a test of your courage by walking across a floor made of glass!
10. Paris the Eiffel Tower summit (or Second Floor Direct Access)
Take in the views from a bird’s-eye view from Paris from the viewing deck on the Eiffel Tower. Meet your guide in front of the Eiffel Tower to receive brief information about the story of the tower’s history. After that, you can enjoy access to the 2nd floor and learn interesting stories and stories about the tower’s fascinating history with your expert.
Discover all you can on the “City of Lights,” and enjoy privileged views of Notre Dame, Louvre, Arc de Triomphe, and Les Invalides. The guide will then let you take in The Eiffel Tower at your own pace. The climb will be completed without any guide at your own leisure, for amazing views. Then, have a glass of champagne at the Champagne Bar (if the option is booked). When you descend be sure to make a stop at the 1st floor to take a walk on the newly constructed glass floor that rises at a height of 200 feet above the surface.