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Fly with British Airways and enjoy award-winning service, excellent value for money and no hidden charges:

  • Free seats selection 24hrs in advance
  • Inclusive 23kg checked baggage allowance*
  • Airport, online or mobile check-in
  • Free onboard food and bar service

*Not applicable to hand baggage only fares.

Things to do in Paris

The variety of things to do in Paris is endless, as the cosmopolitan French capital is a world centre for fashion, culture and gourmet cuisine. Visit internationally-renowned museums, shop at ultra-chic boutiques and explore different areas of this beautiful city.

On Paris vacations discover the capital’s 20 districts or ‘arrondissements’ – from its landmark filled centre to the bohemian eastern areas. Admire world-famous works of art and take in iconic sights. Shop at exclusive stores or trendy flea markets and dine on the finest French cuisine. Stroll at your leisure around the city or enjoy unforgettable family days out at Disneyland® Paris.

Paris attractions

Paris attractions

Visit the iconic Eiffel Tower and see the Mona Lisa at the Louvre. Sample delicious goodies at the Boulevard Richard Lenoir food market. Take in breathtaking views from the top of the majestic Arc de Triomphe. Drive to the stunning Versailles Palace or take a day trip to Disneyland® Paris.

Paris shopping

Paris shopping

Shop for cutting-edge styles and enjoy wonderful views from the flagship Galeries Lafayette department store. Visit exclusive Chanel at the site of the original boutique on Rue Cambon. Wander around hip shops in bohemian Le Marais or browse for bargains at the mammoth Marche aux Puces de St-Ouen flea market.

Walking around Paris

Walking around Paris

Get a true flavour of Paris by wandering around at your leisure, taking in iconic landmarks and stunning architecture. Take a stroll by the Seine river, stopping at the Musée D’Orsay and awe-inspiring Sainte-Chapelle. Browse the hip boutiques in Le Marais and sample sweet, delicate macaroons at an elegant patisserie.

Paris nightlife

Paris nightlife

Paris offers an unrivalled gastronomic experience. Dine at lavish Michelin starred restaurants or charming local bistros. Head to Harry’s Bar and Laperouse for high-class cocktails, or bar-hop on Rue Oberkampf. Take in an exhilarating show at the famous Moulin Rouge or groove to alternative sounds at hip retro club Le Baron.

Return visits to Paris

Return visits to Paris

On return visits to Paris, take in the attractive Port de Plaisance marina in the Bastille area. Stroll or cycle alongside Canal St Martin, lined with an array of bars, cafés and restaurants. Browse the excellent Musée du Quai Branly and step back into Piaf-era Paris at La Java club.

Exciting Paris experiences

See the very best of Paris with these memorable experiences

Paris City Hop-on Hop-off Tour

See the highlights of Paris at your own pace with a two day ticket on the Paris City Hop-on-Hop-off Tour. Take in the iconic Eiffel Tower. Stop off at the majestic Arc de Triomphe and stroll down the bustling Champs-Élysées. Admire famous works of art including the enigmatic Mona Lisa at the world-renowned Louvre. Enjoy wonderful views from the top of the double decker bus, listen to the multi-language recorded commentary and hop on and off as often as you like.

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Versailles Small Group Day Trip from Paris

Marvel at the grandeur of the famous Palace of Versailles and its stunning gardens on an intimate eight person group tour. Explore Louis XIV’s opulent suite of rooms and magnificent Hall of Mirrors. Wander through the fabulous gardens and catch the famous fountain show on weekends in April to October. Choose between a half day independent tour or guided full day tour which also takes in Marie-Antoinette’s estate and the historic royal retreat of Grand Trianon. The full day tour also includes lunch.

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Disneyland Paris Ticket

Visit one of the two parks, Disneyland Paris or Walt Disney Studios. Enjoy child-friendly entertainment, mixed with more adrenaline-pumping rides. Take in the rides of famous Disney films including Indiana Jones, Peter Pan and Pirates of the Caribbean. Or get backstage looks at studio lots, meet Disney's famous characters and get the secrets of how stunts are carried out.

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Dinner and show at the Paris Moulin Rouge With Transport

Welkommen and bienvenue to cabaret at the legendary Paris Moulin Rouge. Spend an unforgettable evening at the home of the French Cancan in bohemian Montmartre. Enjoy a three course meal of elegant traditional French cuisine and enjoy a glass of fine wine as you watch the Moulin Rouge’s latest fantastic show. Sumptuous sets, elaborate costumes, colourful light shows and superb choreography are all part of this exhilarating experience. Includes transportation from central Paris. Book early to avoid disappointment.

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Paris City Tour by Minivan, Seine River Cruise and Lunch at the Eiffel Tower

Experience the very best of Paris on this full day, personalised tour. Enjoy a cruise along the Seine river, past the buildings and monuments that have shaped Paris’ history. Take in amazing views over lunch at the iconic Eiffel Tower’s restaurant. Then travel by minivan to the majestic Notre Dame Cathedral and Montmartre, where you will see the stunning Sacré Couer Basilica and attractive Place du Terte square. Other sights on your tour include the Louvre, Arc de Triomphe and Champs-Élysées.

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Paris weather

Prepare for the weather before your holiday

Average seasonal temperatures°C/°F
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  • 12°Mar
  • 16°Apr
  • 20°May
  • 23°Jun
  • 25°Jul
  • 24°Aug
  • 21°Sep
  • 16°Oct
  • 10°Nov
  • Dec
Average monthly rainfall (mm)
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Average daily sunshine (hours)
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