Paris City Centre Vacations
Montmartre, Pigalle and Ile de la Cite, are nearby suburbs which are also worth exploring.
Paris is celebrated as home to the Eiffel Tower. This popular attraction is only 3 miles (5 kilometers) from the heart of the city.
There is a lot to discover in the city center of Paris, so make sure you pay a visit to some of the other highlights, including the Arc de Triomphe and Louvre Museum.
Be sure to visit some of the nearby museums and galleries, which help make the area such a unique vacation destination. Visit some of the interesting museums including Picasso Museum, the Arab World Institute and Orangerie Museum. Go and see a live show at Paris Opera, Folies Bergere and Opera Bastille. The area is a great destination for lovers of art. Visit the Gallery of Comparative Anatomy and Paleontology.
There are a number of picturesque outdoor attractions here as well so make sure you enjoy the chance to get outdoors. Leave the busy streets behind and soak up some sunshine in public parks and gardens such as Tuileries Garden and the Parc de Belleville.
If you are spending a while in and around Paris City Centre, stop by Palais Royal, the Luxembourg Gardens and Place Vendome. Whatever your faith, you'll appreciate the peaceful atmosphere at sacred places like the Notre Dame Cathedral, Eglise Saint-Eustache and the Church of Saint Germain l'Auxerrois.
If you are looking to buy souvenirs, fashion and food, visit the various stores of Galeries Lafayette, the Le Bon Marche and the Forum des Halles.
At the end of a day discovering the sights, sounds and smells of Paris City Centre, rest up at one of the area’s hotels or serviced apartments. Take your pick from the Novotel Paris Les Halles, the Crowne Plaza Paris Republique, or the Hôtel Pavillon Opéra.