ACTIVITIES IN PARIS

Your little Parisian guide book

What to do in Paris

After a long long flight, you would look down the orange lights of the city through the windows. The altitude decreases, and then you would land with a good feeling tremor, and with an expectation of a lovely moment in the trip. Welcome to Paris, the city of Lights. But in general, you know where to go such as Eiffel Tower, Montmartre, Arc de Triomphe, etc, not what to do. So we are here to suggest you some nice activities alone, with your friends, family, or your lover. We divided them into some categories Unusual, Culture, Zen, and Love. And don't forget the promotion coupon & codes which are hidden on "associated coupons"!

 

1

Unusual

Catacombes

catacombes paris

Beneath the City of Light lies the secret dark city of death containing the bones of millions of Parisians. This huge place measuring 320 km was used for a limestone mine but Louis XVI buried dead bodies demolishing tombs in Paris. Catacombes is only about 4km is opened for the public because of its labyrinthian structure.

 

Address : 1 Avenue du Colonel Henri Rol-Tanguy, 75014 Paris
Opening hours : Tuesday to Sunday 10:00 - 20:30

  

Ballon de Paris

hot air balloon in Paris

It must be exciting if it’s possible to fly in the Parisian sky. And it’s possible! At André-Citroën parc in the fifteenth district in Paris, you can enjoy a real fly Parisian view. As the balloon is susceptible to weather, you must check the website before the visit.

 

Address : Parc André Citroën, 75015 Paris
Opening hours : Click here

  

Throwing axes

fun experiences in Paris

The word ‘France’ is in ancient time originated from ‘Axe’, which was the principal weapon of Gallic. French ancestors appearing today in Asterix. If you have some free time, it can be an unusual option.

 

Address : 79 Rue de Patay, 75013 Paris
Opening hours : Monday closed / Tuesday to Friday 17:00-22:00 / Saturday 12:00-22:00 / Sunday 14:00-18:00

 

2

Culture

Atelier des Lumières

exhibitions paris

French lighting method is considered as one of the best in the world. And if you can admire french art in these spectacular lights? Atelier des Lumière is a good address. The main theme of this year is « Monet, Renoir…Chagall » worked with lovely colors of impressionism. But there is not only this but other splendid light artworks.

 

Address : 38 Rue Saint-Maur, 75011 Paris
Opening hours & reservation :  Click here

  

French culinary masterclass

special experience in Paris

Everybody would say french culinary is the finest thing you can enjoy in Paris. But few people know you can learn it yourself. Galerie Lafayette Haussmann organizes a french culinary masterclass with chefs of Ferrandi, one of the best culinary schools in France. Don’t miss the opportunity to get their professional know-how. 

 

Address : Ferrandi Hall, 3rd floor of Galeries Lafayette Maison & Gourmet building, 35 Boulevard Haussmann, 75009, Paris
Opening hours & reservation : Click here

 

Lido

paris moulin rouge

Lido is known as a french cancan show but you can enjoy other special shows such as acrobatic, circus, and figure skating in winter. And don’t forget the nice meal with the show! The shows are rather modern but they don't forget a traditional french cancan.  

 

Address : 116 Av. des Champs-Élysées, 75008 Paris
Opening hours & reservation : Click here

 

3

Love

Vedettes de Paris

Paris seine river cruise

A cruise ship is a good choice to organize your memories during the trip. From Eiffel Tower to Notre Dame, engrave your good moment in Paris on the Seine River. We recommend taking it in the evening, particularly at sunset.

 

Address : Port de Suffren, 75007 Paris
Opening hours & reservation : Click here

 

Bustronome

Paris bus tour

We recommend Bustronome to admire the City of Light with a luxurious lunch or dinner on a bus. You don’t have to worry to spill the meal as the bus is steady and smooth. Compared to a cruise ship, Bustronome passes more Parisian places in detail such as Arc de Triomphe, Louvre Museum, Opera Garnier, etc. With a promotion code, you can get 10% off. Get the discount code from here.

 

Address : 2 avenue Kléber 75016 Paris
Opening hours & reservation : Click here

  

Dans le Noir ?

special restaurant in Paris

Have you ever closed the eyes when you don't hear well? If you intercept a sense, your other senses tend to be more sensible. The restaurant 'Dans le Noir?' has a concept that you eat and drink in the dark. As you don't see anything at a table, you'll hear better what your partner says and taste better what you eat. Of course, the meals are good. Then how to get to the table and take a glass? Don't worry. Servers will guide you with everything. 

 

Address : 51 Rue Quincampoix, 75004 Paris
Opening hours : Weekdays 19:00-22:00 / Weekend 12:00-14:00, 19:00-22:00

  

4

Zen

Jardin Retrouvé

parisian perfume

A good scent perfects your style and contributes to your image. And more the scent is unique, your image becomes special. Jardin Retrouvé is a niche perfumery house where you can not only experience fragrances in a multisensorial way but purchase their unique perfumes. Get a special coupon from here.

 

Address : 55 rue Montmartre 75002 Paris, in the courtyard, codes: A4956 / 7532B / A8743
Opening hours : Tuesday to Saturday 12:00-20:00

 

Cat Café

cafe in paris

Le Moustache café is a heaven for cat lovers. If you see adorable cats strolling around in a cafe with a delicious dessert, you've already fall in love. You can stroke the cats but beware of some of them who don't want to be bothered. Staffs will tell you who are sensible. Concerning the dessert, it's literally good to visit only for it.

 

Address : 10 Rue Raymond Aron, 75013 Paris
Opening hours : Tuesday to Sunday 12:00-18:00

 


Author : Soonmin HONG
Photos : O'bon Paris team