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Sightseeing in Paris: Luxembourg Gardens Luxembourg Gardens and Paris left bank are the most romantic things to see

The city of lights is famous for sightseeing. You rarely find this combination of so many things to see: landscape, romantic river banks, beautiful monuments and parks. Select a district with things to see and enjoy sightseeing, an endless pleasure.

Ile de la Cite
Ile de la Cite
Montmartre walking tour
Left bank walking tour
Paris Left Bank
Champs Elysees
Champs Elysees
Le Marais walking tour
Le Marais
Paris markets
Paris markets

Top Paris sightseeing districts

Things to see are everywhere. The best districts for things to see are the Champs Elysees with Arc de Triomphe, the Ile de la Cite with Notre Dame, Paris left bank with Luxembourg Gardens and Saint Germain des Pres, Le Marais with Picasso Museum and Montmartre with Sacre Coeur.

The Paris markets also also great things to see. Walk through these lively districts. You will see and live the city as Parisians do. Don't miss the Paris Flea Market.

Things to see along the river

The Seine is the river in Paris. Many famous things to see are on the river banks, including Notre-Dame Cathedral, the Eiffel Tower, the Louvre and the Orsay Museum.

With so much to see leisurely from the river, go on a Seine river cruise during your visit. You will forever remember a Seine dinner cruise, as you then combine a great French dinner with the spectacular illuminations of the city at night.

Select and book a Seine river cruise.

Paris things to see on a bus

Choose a Paris bus tour to see many sights in a relaxed way. We recommend the full day tour and the one day tour including Versailles. It is possible to visit the Eiffel Tower up to the second floor with skip the line ticket, discover things to see on a Seine river cruise and board bus city tour in one 4 hour combination tour.

Ride on your own open top double deckers on the Open Tour. Check Paris sightseeing map to locate the city sights.

4 hour sightseeing

It is possible to see the top things to see walking from and to metro stations with connection to Charles de Gaulle Airport, all of it in four hours. See our 4 hour Paris walking tour.

You can walk the triomphal way from the Louvre Museum to Champs Elysees, up to Arc de Triomphe. Count two hours.

There are other options for quick sightseeing: a 1h 45 minute sightseeing tour (departure 2, rue des Pyramides), go to a high point with one of the best views of Paris.

Things to see walking

Discover the city by foot. We have designed 4 hour walking tours that cover most sightseeing districts: Le Marais walking tour, Paris left bank walking tour, the Eiffel Tower walking tour and Montmartre walking tour.

Walk and shop in Paris shopping arcades when it rains. If you speak French, we highly recommend the interesting thematic sightseeing tours and conferences.

Out of the beaten track things to see

Sightseeing in the city is endless. You can discover things to see anywhere. You may be interested by three out of the beaten track walking and sightseeing tours:

=> a walk alonside romantic Canal Saint Martin
=> a walk through Paris Catacombs
=> a walk through La Defense business district
=> a guided walk through Pere Lachaise Cemetery with its graves of Oscar Wilde and Jim Morrison.

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