If you are staying in the area, why not spend a few hours sightseeing in surrounding areas like Vincennes, Ile de la Cite and Paris.
Travelers come from all over the world to see the Eiffel Tower, one of the most iconic attractions in the country. It is only 3 miles (5 kilometers) from the city center.
Discover the Arc de Triomphe and Louvre Museum and see more of Paris’s city center.
Those interested in exhibits and shows will find many unique museums, exhibits and venues in and around Alfortville. Wander through the exhibits and savor the quiet of Picasso Museum, the Arab World Institute and the Musee du Luxembourg. Go and see a live performance at Bobino, Opera Bastille and Bataclan. There are some interesting galleries to visit near here. In particular, don’t miss the Cartier Foundation for Contemporary Art and the Gallery of Comparative Anatomy and Paleontology.
If the weather is good, do what the locals do and make the most of the local natural destinations. Read a book or newspaper in one of the local parks and gardens, which include Parc Montsouris and the Parc de Belleville.
To really get a feel for the area, don’t miss the nearby local attractions such as the Luxembourg Gardens, the Pont des Arts and the Place de la Bastille. These are much-loved by locals and tourists alike. Whatever your religious background, you’ll be moved by the serene atmosphere at sacred places like the Notre Dame Cathedral, Eglise Saint-Eustache and the Church of Saint Germain l'Auxerrois.
Enjoy window shopping and spoil yourself with a new wardrobe in some of the nearby shopping venues such as the Forum des Halles, Bercy Village and the Passage du Grand Cerf.
Spend an evening with fellow basketball lovers at Pierre de Coubertin Stadium, cheering on the Paris-Levallois Basket. On weekends the stadium overflows with blue and white, as local basketball lovers flock together to cheer on their home-grown heroes.
Finding somewhere comfortable to base yourself in Alfortville is a breeze. For a good night’s sleep check out the amenities at the Grand Hotel des Gobelins, the Les Jardins du Marais, and the Novotel Paris Gare De Lyon.