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Top 5 Must-See Activities in Paris

These are the most famous Paris tourist attractions & sight tours which sees thousands and millions of visitors each year:


Free Things To Do In Paris

Paris is one of the most beautiful cities in the world. It’s filled with interesting sights and attractions that cater to all kinds of traveller. If you’re a budget traveller and are trying to save money on your trip to Paris, you’d be glad to know that there are plenty of cheap things to do in Paris. As a matter of fact, if you’re going to stroll the city, you’ll be amazed by the multitude of interesting things that you’ll come across with, especially when you see the iconic Eiffel Tower towering magnificently. .

But with the many free things to do in Paris, you’ll surely have a great time in the city even with a limited budget. For those who love history and culture, you’ll find that there are free museums in Paris that you can visit. You can also check out other free attractions in Paris, such as the Parc des Buttes Chaumont, Pere Lachaise Cemetery, the Champs-Élysée, Champs de Mars, Arènes de Lutèce, and many more. What’s great about Paris is that there are many things to do regardless of the season. For example, one of the free things to do in Paris this summer is to explore the Parc des Buttes Chaumont while enjoying the good weather. This park is the fifth largest park in the city. .

With the many free things to do in Paris, there’s no reason why you will not love the city even with a limited budget. So check out this list of free things to do in Paris to help you plan your trip.

Free Attractions in Paris

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Parc des Buttes Chaumont

Situated to the east of Paris, the Parc des Buttes Chaumont is the fifth largest park in the city. Officially opened in 1867, it was one of the many major parks created during the reign of Emperor Napoleon III. Prior to this, the park had a much less glamorous history. It was once the location of a city gallows and also a public waste ground. Occupying nearly 25 hectares, The Parc des Buttes Chaumont is now a much more attractive space of...

Centre Pompidou Fast-track Tickets

clock Duration: 1.5-2 Hour
  • A chance to see a collection of modern and contemporary artworks which is considered to be one of the best in Europe.
  • Get guaranteed entrance to the Centre Pompidou without waiting in line.
  • This is an opportunity to see the works of many of the best 20century artist and sculptures and enjoy the French Capital from a birds-eye
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Basilique du Sacré Coeur

The Basilique de Sacré Coeur or affectionately just 'Sacré-Couer', is a Roman Catholic Church in Paris. Construction began on the building in 1876, after donations were made by Parisian Catholics as an act of penance for the shame of the Franco-Prussian War. The building was then designed by Paul Abadie and completed in 1914. It was officially consecrated in 1919. The iconic white building is located at the summit of Butte Montmarte which...

Paris Montparnasse Top of the City Observation Deck Skip the Line Entry Ticket

clock Duration: 1 to 2 hou
  • A chance to get the best view on the iconic Eiffel Tower as well as panoramic views of the City of Light.
  • A convenient pre-booked ticket which will guarantee your entrance to the Montparnasse Tower at a time of your choosing.
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Pere Lachaise Cemetery

The largest in Paris, Pere Lachaise Cemetery spans a massive 44 hectares. Previously known as 'East Cemetery' it was the first garden cemetery and municipal cemetery in Paris. Containing over 300,000 graves, it is a beautiful walk through time. The winding pathways and vibrant foliage make it feel like a true celebration of life. Pere Lachaise Cemetery received its name from the confessor of Louis IV, Pere de la Chaise. It was not until 1804...

Eiffel Tower Tour with Summit Access and Seine Champagne Cruise

clock Duration: 2 hours
  • This combo ticket combines two top activities in Paris - the Tour Eiffel and the Seine River cruise.
  • Ato the tower will show you the majestic city's skyline and teach you the interesting history of the monument.
  • A cruise along the Seine introduces many bridges and structures that are works of art in their own rights.
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Carnavalet Museum

The Carnavalet Museum is a celebration of the history of Paris. Located in Marais district, it is an embodiment of the history this area is known for. Established in 1880, the Carnavelt Museum spans two mansions built in the 16th and 17th centuries. The Hotel de Carnavalet was the original home of the museum, then as the collections grew, it took over the Hotel le Peletier de Saint Fargeau too. There are over a hundred rooms of exceptional...

Paris Panthéon Skip the Line Entrance Ticket

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  • The mausoleum which is now known as The Pantheon was originally a Christian church built in the memory of Sainte Genevieve.
  • The site now houses the graves of over 70 influential French Personalities.
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Champs-Élysées

Champs-Élysées is an avenue in Paris, which has been deemed by many to be the most beautiful in the world. Stretching from the Place de la Concorde to the Place Charles de Gaulle, it houses some of the most expensive real estate in the world. The Champs-Élysées initially consisted of a series of fields and gardens, until Marie de' Medici decided to extend the area with an avenue of trees in 1616. It did not receive its current name until...

Arc de Triomphe Skip the Line Access Ticket with Terrace

clock Duration: 45 minutes
  • A visit to the most elaborate and famous Triumphal Arch in the world.
  • An opportunity to enjoy views of Paris in every direction.
  • A visit to the small museum within the monument.
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Champ de Mars

Nestled between the Eiffel Tower and Ecole Militaire, is one of the most stunning areas of green-space in Paris. Champs de Mars spans almost 25 hectares offering some of the best views of the capital there are. Opened in 1780 as it is known today, the space was originally intended as an esplanade for the Ecole Militaire. As with any attraction in Paris it has a colourful history. It was the site where King Louis XVI accepted the new written...

Paris Sainte Chapelle in Palais de la Cité Skip the Line Entrance Ticket

clock Duration: 1 hour
  • A convenient skip the line self-guided tour of the one of the most famous religious buildings in Paris.
  • An opportunity to visit a mediaeval building and see a fantastic example of gothic architecture.
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Louvre Tour for Kids & Families with Skip-the-line Tickets & Must-See Pieces

clock Duration: 90 to 180
  • A fully customisable, private guided tour of the Louvre for you and your family. You can choose the length of the tour, although it must be between an hour and a half and three hours, and what you want to see in one of the most famous museums in the world. With special skip-the-line access, you will be entertained and fascinated as your expert...read more

D'Orsay Tour for Kids & Families with Skip-the-line Tickets & Must-See Pieces

clock Duration: 90 to 180
  • Explore one of the finest modern art museums in the world and marvel at the breathtaking work of some of the greatest impressionist artists who ever lived, including Monet, Renoir and Van Gogh to name but three.

    Our highly-qualified kid-friendly guide will keep you and your children entertained with a range of activities and educational...read more

Seine River Cruise Ride in Paris

clock Duration: 1 hour
  • TOUR HIGHLIGHTS
    • Take a Seine River cruise and enjoy panoramic views of the city’s iconic monuments
    • Glide past the city's famous monuments, including Notre Dame de Paris, Louvre Museum, and Grand Palais
    • Enjoy audio commentary from a handset, with musical accompaniment for 1-hour and 10 minutes

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Eiffel Tower Tickets including the Summit

clock Duration: 1 day
  • TOUR HIGHLIGHTS
    • Get the fastest entry by avoiding the long elevator lines at the Eiffel Tower and climb up 704 steps to the second level
    • Get a bird's eye tour of Paris from high in the sky
    • Get access to the elevator for the trip down
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    Enjoy priority access to one of the world's most iconic landmarks, the Eiffel...read more

KTV Karaoke - Karaoke Boxes

clock Duration: 2 to 3 hou
  • Enjoy a jubilant experience in Europe's most exclusive karaoke rooms.
    Each studio is equipped with a pad containing thousands of songs in all languages as well as a professional sound system.
    On this touch pad you can also order your drinks and...read more

Priority Access Entrance Ticket to the Louvre Museum with Audio Guide

clock Duration: 1 hour
  • Don't waste your time in long lines with priority entry to The Louvre Museum

    Book your date and time of visit, simply present your voucher at the dedicated "visitors with e-ticket" line at the Pyramid's main entrance, and you're good to go. You'll get to sail past the famously long ticket queues and start exploring the museum’s treasures...read more

Disneyland® Paris 1 or 2 Parks Day Trip from Central Paris

clock Duration: 12 hours
  • Discover Disneyland® Resort, a Magical Kingdom not so far away - somewhere between a place where you wish upon a star and dreams come true, and classic Disney heroes and heroines live once upon a time in fairytales that are, happily, never...read more
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