Left Bank Vacation Packages
Many of Paris’s highlights are within easy driving distance of Left Bank, so it is a popular place to stay or visit on a day trip. The Paris Expo Porte de Versailles and Aquaboulevard are amongst the interesting place to visit here. Two other interesting attractions that are located close by Left Bank are the Andre Citroen Park and the Pont de Grenelle.
The Eiffel Tower, perhaps one of the most recognized highlights in the country is only 2 miles (3 kilometers) to the northwest.
Take the chance to see Paris’s city center and include a sightseeing trip to the Arc de Triomphe and Louvre Museum.
Left Bank has plenty of museums, exhibits and show venues nearby that allow visitors to really get a feel for the area. In particular, you should make sure you check out the Musee du Luxembourg, Paris Observatory and the Musee National du Moyen Age. To experience Paris’s vibrant arts scene, book a show at one of the gorgeous performance venues such as Bobino and the Odeon Theatre. The area is a great destination for art lovers. Don’t miss the Cartier Foundation for Contemporary Art.
If the weather is good head outside and enjoy the nearby green spaces. There are some pleasant urban parks, so take a picnic blanket to Parc Montsouris and the Georges Brassens Park.
Enjoy window shopping and purchase some original souvenirs in some of the nearby shopping hotspots such as the Le Bon Marche and Marche Saint-Germain.
Sports lovers vacationing in Left Bank should book tickets for Pierre de Coubertin Stadium to see the Paris-Levallois Basket taking on visiting rivals. Look like a local and pull on the blue and white, the colors of the Paris-Levallois Basket.
When you’re ready to relax after discovering the delights of Left Bank, check in to one of the area's range of bed-and-breakfast, hotel and short-stay apartment options. If you're looking for great service and a comfortable bed, check out the Mercure Paris Centre Tour Eiffel, the Pullman Paris Montparnasse, and the popular Novotel Paris Tour Eiffel.