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Top recommendations from locals

Art Museum
“The Louvre is an authentic & historical museum of Paris. You could book it advance to be sure to avoid wasting too much waiting to visit it. It's more archeological one, and also you can see the famous Mona Lisa there. ”
  • 1072 locals recommend
Monument / Landmark
“If you go to the Eiffel Tower you should avoid the elevators (where will have to wait at least one hour) and take the stairs. It is far easier that it seems until the second floor (the third being quite high). Morevoer climbing inside the tower make feel being in the heart of the structure and let you take time to see”
  • 974 locals recommend
Museum
“Step inside the Centre Pompidou to fall under the spell of Picasso, Magritte, Duchamp, Pollock, Warhol and Tinguely! Your kids won’t be bored because there is specials areas for them and my girls even learn to walk in a Dubuffet cave. It open until 11 PM on thursday so it’s a good way to really see art pieces without any head hidden them! Place Georges-Pompidou, Paris – www.centrepompidou.fr * * *”
  • 968 locals recommend
Garden
“Majestic park overlooking the Luxembourg Palace. A visit here is most enjoyable at any time of the year. So much to see: the ducks swimming in front of the enormous Medici Fountain, children sending an armada of small boats across the pond, the parade of sculptures of the queens of France, the manicured Palace gardens. Take a seat and enjoy the people-watching! You can also just relax, enjoy a sandwich or read a book (plenty of chairs and benches). To do some jogging this is also a great place! Free entrance.”
  • 869 locals recommend
Park
“Where everyone go when it's hot outside. It's actually very worth a visit (visit the cave!) and very close the flat.”
  • 1110 locals recommend
Neighbourhood
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“Close to Sacré Coeur, Montmartre is one of the most romantic area in Paris. Calm and charming this place is very beautiful”
  • 866 locals recommend
Road
“The Champs Elysees is one of the most famous streets in the world, so be prepared to come up against a fair few tourists, though you can sidestep the hordes pretty easily by exploring the side streets just off the main drag. For most, it's a mandatory stop, if only to catch a glimpse of the monumental Arc de Triomphe which crowns the avenue and which was commissioned by Napoléon to celebrate the armies of empire. The imposing tree-lined avenue is home to a mix of chain stores and luxury brands which, once passed, will take you down to La Concorde, where you’ll find some nice green areas, the French Government buildings, as well as the Grand Palais - a must-see for art and architecture fans alike. Don't miss Rue Saint Honoré - the epitome of chic Parisian shopping which take you all the way to the hip independent bars and shops of Le Marais.”
  • 688 locals recommend
Department Store
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“Galeries Lafayette is not far away and nice if you want to do some shopping ! ”
  • 579 locals recommend
Cemetery
“resting place for Jim Morrison, Édith Piaf, Oscar Wild, Camus, Proust, Montand, Moustaki, Chopin and many many others. Beautiful sculptures, buildings and parks.”
  • 1050 locals recommend
Church
“You'll love it ! This church is majestic, and moreover, the view from his location over Paris is memorable & extraordinary. It's accessible by the subway (line 2, Anvers station) within 40 min. ”
  • 968 locals recommend
Garden
“The Tuileries Garden takes its name from the tile factories that stood where Queen Catherine de Medici had the Tuileries Palace built in 1564, which has since disappeared. The famous king's gardener, André Le Nôtre, gave it from 1664 its current appearance of a French garden. The garden, which separates the Louvre from the Place de la Concorde, is a place for walking and culture for Parisians and tourists where the statues of Maillol rub shoulders with those of Rodin or Giacometti. The two pools are ideal for relaxation. The Orangery Museum in which visitors admire Monet’s works is located southwest of the Tuileries. From March to December, free tours only in French are organized. And for those who love cotton candy, rides and thrills, come to the Fête des Tuileries, from June to August.”
  • 476 locals recommend
Comedy Club
“If you have the opportunity to book a show at the « Moulin Rouge » go for it ! ”
  • 566 locals recommend
Neighbourhood
“Very hip area in Paris. It would be the equivalent of Soho in New York City. The lower part of the neighborhood is more touristy with high end boutiques while the upper area has great restaurants and fun to walk around during the day. I recommend walking down Rue de Bretagne which is my favorite street in Paris!”
  • 707 locals recommend
Park
“The construction of Parc Monceau dates back to the 17th century, under the orders of the Duke of Chartres. This beautiful park, which has inspired many famous paintings, was created in the 18th century for Philippe Egalité, the cousin of Louis XVI and the father of King Louis-Philippe I.”
  • 480 locals recommend
Park
“A great park and cultural place : concerts, museums, cafés, etc. Check their website ! ”
  • 596 locals recommend
Department Store
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“Two huge buildings and one building is for food and the other is for clothes. High end shop but worth going just to look. The food building is my favorite and there’s 4 floors. Each floor is dedicated to either wine, groceries, kitchen supplies and then furniture. Beautiful place ”
  • 552 locals recommend