Paris Vacation

The European dictionary always defines travel in a much more relatable version. This city of light is best suited for any category of travel - be it with your better half or your family. But, the aura of Paris is romantically seized by love. This city also happens to be one of the most visited destinations in the world. Located in the western Europe, this capital city has a lot to offer. Among all the nicknames given to this city, calling Paris by ‘the City of Love’ is inarguably apt. Geographically, Paris is blessed with a sprawl of tourist attractions that keeps you engaged throughout your visit. Paris is inexhaustible in every sense of the word. The iconic Eiffel Tower is located in the heart of Paris city. From the Louvre museum to Arc de Triomphe to River Seine to Notre Dame de Cathedral to unique fashion statements to drool worthy pastries to exotic cafe culture to mesmerizing architecture to posh resorts to awe inspiring arts to what not! Paris vacation is one in all you will expect out of a holiday.

Top 5 places to visit in Paris

Eiffel Tower

The Eiffel Tower, undoubtedly tops the list of the places to visit in Paris. This piece of architectural marvel also holds the pride of being the most visited monument in the world. The Eiffel Tower is about 325 meters tall and climbing up to the top gives the best view of the whole city. And the unplanned nickname this monument has is the symbol of love. Thousands of proposals happen in front of this monument justifying the name. Get to the top deck and fall in love with the panoramic view of the city. The second deck has a restaurant wherein you can taste the soulful foods of Paris. To make it more romantically appealing, grab a champagne and discuss the beauty of life with your partner at a height of 300 meters. Visit this place during the sunrise and sunset hours to add more flavour to your romance during Paris vacation. Sit on the lawn in front of the Eiffel tower and satiate the instagrammer in you!

River Seine

Set out a 50 minute period of your Paris vacation to pause the over decorated itinerary. This scenic cruise is all needed to destress and relax while falling gracefully for the touristy sweep this place infuses. The Seine river is one of the most popular tourist attractions in Paris. This ride takes you through important tourist attractions of Paris. The happening of this scenic river is the concept of every new day artist. These 50 minutes ride can even be fantasized by cruising during the sunset hours. Let the orange background fade away and let your late evening cruise witness a romantic dinner date. The summer season sees more tourists and ultimately becomes the best time to visit this place.

The Louvre

The Louvre is the world’s largest art museum. And if you are someone who loves art as much as traveling, this place is a gift to your itinerary. This museum has over 35,000 art exhibits which is almost impossible to see in a day. But, try not to miss viewing important paintings like the Mona Lisa. Yet there are beautiful art pieces which definitely require your attention. Make sure to arrange for a guided tour and see all the important paintings in a day. Below this classical pyramid is the remains of Mary Magdalene whose life story should definitely be a part of the great stories your heart would connect to. Each drawing here has a story that words cannot explain. Your Paris vacation will be made extremely exciting with this museum being in the itinerary.

Notre Dame Cathedral

Located in the heart of the city, Notre Dame cathedral is one of the best architectural wonders Europe has ever exhibited to the world. This is built in the Early Gothic fashion that keeps even the contemporary engineers inspired. This medieval monument has structures embedded with ornamental design and sculptures portrayed by wonder in all senses! The rose window along with wildly tinted windows boasts the beauty of the medieval Gothic style. A series of 13 paintings - Les Pays de Notre Dame is such a marvellous series of paintings you should definitely see. Arrange for a guided tour and you are all sorted. Also, dine with a view of Notre Dame Cathedral, you will fall in love with both the food and this architectural masterpiece. Clicking a picture here is mandatory.

Arc de Triomphe

Arc de Triomphe is yet another must visit place during your Paris vacation. This is one of the historically significant places to visit in Paris. This emblematic symbol bears the scars of history remembering those who fought on behalf of the French army. This 50 meter huge structure bears the art of figures who were a part of the army. Try not to miss clicking pictures with this iconic landmark of Paris. Another exciting task to do here is climb to the top of this massive structure and fall in love with the panoramic view of the city. Starting at 10.30 AM each morning, take up a guided tour and enjoy everything about the vacation.

Top 5 things to do in Paris

Visit the Eiffel Tower: And undoubtedly, visiting the Eiffel tower should definitely be on the top of your Paris vacation. And witnessing this massive architectural wonder could make your Paris itinerary most interesting. Climb up the tower, witness the panoramic view of the city and dine in your favorite restaurant located in the second deck of the tower. Grab chill wine and witness the shimmering beauty of Eiffel Tower in the late evening.

Watch the sunset at River Seine: River Seine is one of the must visit places in Paris. Watch the morning sun break the darkness and begin to reflect positivity on your Paris vacation. This would be the right start for the day. This place gives the most enticing reasons to fall in love with the Eiffel Tower. Cruising through this river is yet another favorite to do in your itinerary. Choose to take up a romantic dinner cruise when you are on your honeymoon. This truly makes your visit worthwhile.

Go on a food tour: The best part of visiting Paris is for the food. Hitting all the upscale restaurants is no fun. Get to the streets and try eating all the local Parisian cuisine. Start off by having a chocolate croissant in your breakfast. Have the best cheese foods at the most affordable prices in Paris. Try not to miss having the tastiest of macrons and sip on creamy hot chocolate. In a nutshell, start off with creamy onion soup and finish it with drool worthy desserts.

Shop the best brands: Paris is definitely one of the best places to satiate the shopaholic in you. There are both high end stores and street shops to purchase the best memories of Paris. Visit the Avenue des Champs Elysees. It is one of the world’s famous commercial streets. Boulevard Saint Germain for Buy Chic Party-Wear Clothes, Rue Du Commerce for High-End Makeup, Le Marais for A Vintage Collection, Triangle D’or for Famous Brands, Rue De Rivoli for Elegant Wear.

The Wall of Love: And if you are on your honeymoon, visiting this place is definitely a must to do for you. This wall bears the love written in 250 different languages. Take the love of your life here, go on your knees and propose to them. Things can't get more romantic than this. Your Paris vacation will be made more beautiful by including such romantic landmarks in your itinerary.

Best time to visit Paris

Paris is one of the must visit places to include in your bucket list. This is the right city to celebrate an exotic holiday as well as a romantic honeymoon. To this wonderful city of love, figuring out your best time to visit is ideally important. However, there could be no one best time to visit this city. Depending upon your purpose of visit, the season you like, the places you want to visit, the activities you want to pursue, the hotels you want to stay in as well as the budget you intend to spend, decide your Paris vacation and decide your own best time to visit Paris.

Peak season

The months of July and August are the best time to visit Paris. With sun basking over your head, you could head out to any place in Paris and you will feel the aura of romance the city has to offer. Each of your favorite activities is just possible during these months and you will be able to enjoy a great trip experience. With the best climate round the corner, you will have to face huge crowds who with a similar intent have traveled to Paris during these peak months. The prices of hotels and vacation are also relatively high. However, making memories in Paris never needs a reason.

Shoulder season

And if you are planning to visit Paris anytime during the second half of the year, then this city of love has a lot of surprises for you. Visiting Paris anytime from October till January could be the best time to visit if you are looking to visit in a time other than peak season. The weather during this shoulder season gives you the right reason to fall in love with the city. The prices are also relatively affordable and the places are less crowded. Also, you will have the best reasons to fall for chocolate croissants and hot onion soups.

Off Season

So, it is not extremely mandatory for you to visit Paris during these two seasons. Paris has something exciting to everyone who goes in search of it. Paris experiences Spring from March to June and Autumn during the months of September to December with an average temperature of 4 to 20 degree celsius. Depending upon your best time to visit the city, make the very best memories. Visit Paris during your favorite season and let us call it our best time to visit.

How to reach Paris

Paris is about 7516 KM away from the US and hence taking a flight is the most ideal option. However, getting to know the internal transport is highly essential.

By Air

Since Paris is about 7516 KM away from the US, traveling by air is one of the most convenient and quickest ways to reach the city. Paris has 3 major airports near it - the Charles de Gaulle which is the nearest airport located at a distance of 18Km, Orly Airport which is the second nearest with a distance of 30Km and the Beauvais Tillé which is 80km away from the city. However, Charles de Gaulle is one of the most crowded airports in Paris. There are about 150 international airports in the United States. The Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International Airport, Los Angeles International Airport, O’Hare International Airport, Fort Worth International Airport, Denver International Airport, San Francisco International Airport and Seattle-Tacoma International Airport are some of the major international airports in the United States. Book your flight tickets along with your Paris tour packages and you will have the best vacation without any trouble.

Getting around Paris

Paris is extremely well connected both internationally and internally. The Metro is one of the best ways to travel within the city. The metros begin to operate as early as 5.30 AM and continue to run until 12.30 AM at midnight. If you are planning to visit a nearby destination, try taking a bus or if you hire a cab, you can travel in your own sweet time. Consider taking cycle tours for the best experience within the city. Consider taking domestic flights if you want to travel from Paris to a nearby city. Hence, there are as many options for you to enjoy a trip to Paris.

Book your Paris vacation at Pickyourtrail

Pickyourtrail offers you a luxury Paris vacation you had been waiting for all your life. Personalization is what makes your travel more interesting. You will be able to customize every single word of your itinerary. This 100% customization helps you fall in love with your very favorite Paris again and again! You will be able to frame an itinerary in a time less than climbing up the Eiffel tower. If you are looking for the best vacation, try our Paris tour packages and you will have the best vacation.

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Perfect 7 day Paris Tour Package

  • Paris (4N)
  • Nice (2N)
  • Attraction
  • Leisure
  • REX STUDIOS
  • Paris Walking Tour for Children and Families
  • Explore Montmartre +6 activities

Inclusions (customisable)

  • 9 activities
  • Shared transfer
  • 24x7 concierge

Starts from$ 721 /Person

Incredible 6 days Paris Travel Packages

  • Paris (3N)
  • Nice (3N)
  • Attraction
  • Leisure
  • Paris Illuminations and Eiffel Tower Tour - Notre-Dame Cathedral,Champs-Elysees,Louvre Pyramid
  • French Riviera Tour
  • Explore Montmartre +6 activities

Inclusions (customisable)

  • 9 activities
  • Private transfer
  • 24x7 concierge

Starts from$ 1,023 /Person

6 nights 7 days Dreamy Paris France Tour Package

  • Paris (4N)
  • Nice (2N)
  • Kid_friendly
  • Attraction
  • REX STUDIOS
  • Paris Walking Tour for Children and Families
  • Explore Montmartre +6 activities

Inclusions (customisable)

  • 9 activities
  • Shared transfer
  • 24x7 concierge

Starts from$ 857 /Person

7 Day and 6 Nights Paris Packages from India

  • Paris (6N)
  • Attraction
  • Leisure
  • Skip-the-Line: Versailles and Gardens Tour
  • Paris exploration, Eiffel Tower visit and Seine River cruise - Louvre Pyramid,Orsay Museum,Arc de Triomphe.
  • Paris Bike Tour +5 activities

Inclusions (customisable)

  • 8 activities
  • Shared transfer
  • 24x7 concierge

Starts from$ 881 /Person

Fantastic 5 day Paris Holiday Packages

  • Paris (4N)
  • Attraction
  • Leisure
  • Skip-the-Line: Versailles and Gardens Tour
  • Paris exploration, Eiffel Tower visit and Seine River cruise - Louvre Pyramid,Orsay Museum,Arc de Triomphe.
  • Disneyland Paris Admissions with Express Shuttle [ 1-Day, 2-Park Ticket ] +1 activities

Inclusions (customisable)

  • 4 activities
  • Private transfer
  • 24x7 concierge

Starts from$ 863 /Person

6 nights 7 days Paris Tour Package from India

  • Paris (4N)
  • Nice (2N)
  • Attraction
  • Kid_friendly
  • REX STUDIOS
  • Paris Walking Tour for Children and Families
  • Explore Montmartre +6 activities

Inclusions (customisable)

  • 9 activities
  • Shared transfer
  • 24x7 concierge

Starts from$ 1,671 /Person

6 nights 7 days Paris Honeymoon Packages from India

  • Paris (4N)
  • Nice (2N)
  • Attraction
  • Leisure
  • Guided Tour of the Fragonard Perfume Museum including a perfume souvenir
  • Jardin des Tuileries
  • Explore Montmartre +3 activities

Inclusions (customisable)

  • 6 activities
  • Shared transfer
  • 24x7 concierge

Starts from$ 1,161 /Person

7 nights 8 days Venice Paris Lucerne Tour Package

  • Paris (3N)
  • Lucerne (2N)
  • Venice (2N)
  • Attraction
  • Leisure
  • REX STUDIOS
  • Paris Walking Tour for Children and Families
  • Explore Montmartre +5 activities

Inclusions (customisable)

  • 8 activities
  • Private transfer
  • 24x7 concierge

Starts from$ 1,917 /Person

Stunning 6 nights 7 days Paris Trip Packages

  • Paris (4N)
  • Nice (2N)
  • Attraction
  • Leisure
  • Guided Tour of the Fragonard Perfume Museum including a perfume souvenir
  • Jardin des Tuileries
  • Explore Montmartre +3 activities

Inclusions (customisable)

  • 6 activities
  • Shared transfer
  • 24x7 concierge

Starts from$ 1,275 /Person

Relaxing Germany Honeymoon Tour Package

  • Paris (3N)
  • Milan (1N)
  • Prague (2N)
+2 cities
  • Attraction
  • Leisure
  • Shopping Exploration : Champs-Elysees,Rue de Rivoli and Le Marais
  • Explore Montmartre
  • Cesky Krumlov & Ceske Budejovice Tour +1 activities

Inclusions (customisable)

  • 4 activities
  • Private transfer
  • 24x7 concierge

Starts from$ 1,288 /Person

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