PARIS DESTINATION GUIDE

"There's nowhere quite like Paris and it's amazing to watch our guests light up when they see bucket list icons like the Eiffel Tower in real life. Don't forget to slow down and savour the freshly baked pastries from the local boulangerie and mingle with the locals in the sidewalk cafés and markets."

Travel Director
Paris at a glance
Packed with endless icons like the Eiffel Tower, the Louvre and the Champs-Élysées, it's no wonders Paris is a dream destination for millions. Our expert Trafalgar Travel Directors go beyond the highlights to the hidden gems tucked away in the bohemian districts and secret alleyways, to show you exactly why Paris is one of the wolrd's most visited cities.
Currency
Euro
Winter avg temp
5°C
Summer avg temp
20°C
Time Zone
GMT+2
Capital City
Paris
Language
French
Good Morning
Bonjour
Good Evening
Bonsoir

What to pack for Paris

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French phrasebook

It’s a good idea to learn some common French phrases before arriving in Paris, and the locals are sure to appreciate your efforts to learn their mother tongue.

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Camera & extra SD card

Paris is full of soul-stirring moments you’ll want to capture forever, so be sure to pack a few extra SD cards for all those special snaps and videos.

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Comfortable shoes

Whether you’re wandering through the Louvre, or strolling along the River Seine, you’ll need a comfy pair of shoes on your Paris tour.

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Formal wear

If you want to hit the town in Paris with a Moulin Rouge show or a night at the opera, be sure to bring a glamorous outfit to fit in with the chic locals.

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All-weather clothing

Paris is known for its unpredictable weather, with rain one day and sunshine the next. It’s best to pack both warm and cooler layers so you’re prepared for everything.

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