Every time of year is right to visit Paris. Each season has got something special to offer, and if you come to the City of Lights at the end of July, you’ll surely welcome the opportunity to watch top cyclists in action, as this is the month when the world-famous Tour de France ends with its final stage on Champs-Elysées. Expect nothing less than pure excitement, thrill and spirit of competition in the air!
Paris is one of the top destinations worldwide for New Year’s Eve, and for good reason. From the Eiffel Tower lights to the camaraderie of the Champs-Elysees, you’ll find plenty of options to craft the perfect Saint-Sylvestre in the City of Light.
If Paris is magnificent in the springtime, it’s absolutely resplendent around Christmas. The crisp, cold winter is livened by thousands of twinkling lights, markets and carousels, and the entire city buzzes with holiday spirit. On top of everything, you’ll find a full list of unique activities that could keep scrooge himself entertained well into the New Year.
Boasting an incredible history which dates all the way back to the 14th century, the Place de la Bastille is one of Paris’ most iconic squares and is definitely worthy of a visit. Once the home to the renowned Bastille Fortress which was famously stormed in the late 1700s, the square is nowadays used to host public events and is where the city’s impressive Bastille Opera House can be found.