Paris Travel Guide

Paris is one of the most popular cities in the world with millions of international visitors annually. You can easily spend several months in Paris without discovering all the cultural treasures that exist in this beautiful city. Paris has some of the most famous museums and tourist sights in the world.  

 
 

Sightseeing Tours, Experiences & Things to Do in Paris

Millions of people around the globe visit Paris every year, and with lots of airlines competing for cheap international flights its happy days for travellers as getting to Paris is easy. 

Paris is great for tourists who enjoy shopping, culture, food and sights. View our guide with travel ideas if you would like to enjoy a short break, or spend a longer period travelling or spending a gap year in Paris.

 

How to Get to Paris

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There are several ways to travel to Paris including international flights or overland from other countries in Europe.

There are some great deals to be had with low cost airlines from countries in Europe.

To get the best deals we recommend searching flights on Skyscanner which is the best flight comparison website.

 

Accommodation

There are thousands of hotels, hostels, apartments and AirBnB options in Paris. If you are looking for somewhere cheap to stay, use Hostelbookers or Booking.com to search for budget accommodation and book well in advance to get the best prices.

View our guide to the best hostels in Paris.

 

Paris Sightseeing Tours

Experience the highlights of Paris - France’s incredible capital city. By booking a tour of Paris in advance you can save yourself time, hassle and money meaning you will get to spend time enjoying more of this amazing city. Exploring Bangkok on an organised tours makes the whole experience easier and takes away a lot of the common hassles like where to go, what to do, where to eat - especially if you are on limited time.

A lot of tours are run by local guides which can take you to the very best places, hidden gems and also go off the beaten tourist track. There are so many tours and sightseeing activities available all year round, some last a few hours, 24 hours and some more than one day. There are also lots of tours from Bangkok available to book which will allow you to see more of the country / region.

 

Paris Free Tours

Some companies and also tour guides offer free tours of Barcelona which usually last around 2-3 hours. Shorter and longer tours are also available. Don't be put off the by the free part of the title, these tours can be really good and they are very popular. The only catch is they are not usually totally free, usually you will be required (or suggested) to give a donation at the end of the tour to support the local guide.

If you are not happy with the tour, or you are really on a budget then you can just walk away without paying though. If you are not planning to book ahead on the internet be sure to get to the meeting point early, we recommend around 10-15 minutes in advance so you can find your guide and group.