Places to Visit in Paris on Day 1
The Notre Dame Cathedral of Paris is known for its splendid location, towers, flying buttresses, and spire. For centuries, the 70 metres high Notre Dame Cathedral remained as one of the tallest and most precious edifices of Paris. Visitors coming here admire the beauty of the cathedral as a masterpiece carved out from French Gothic architecture.
Till date, it is rightly acknowledged to be one of the most significant Middle Age monuments of Paris.What makes the Notre Dame Cathedral as a unique monument is its unique revolutionary medieval design. The brilliance of the innovative Gothic flying buttresses technology is evident in every nook and corner of this cathedral.
Founded in the year 1163, the construction of this magnificent structure lasted for around 200 odd years with tonnes of architects’, stonecutters’, and carpenters’ contribution. The magnificently stained stunning windows here filter every ounce of the ethereal light that strikes the cathedral. In the evening, the illumination created by the votive candles amplifies the spiritual sense of the ambience here.
The cathedral has twin towers which are opened for visitors. To enter the tower, you need to make your way through the left side of the front doorways and then climb the 387 steps present there. The moment you make it to the top, you will be treated with a splendid view like never before.
World's most-visited art museum, Louvre Museum finds a home in the part of a large palace in Paris. Having the richest collection of painting in the world, the museum has French paintings from 15th to the 19th century.
From famous Leonardo da Vinci’s Mona Lisa to works by Flemish and Dutch painters of the Baroque period, it is ready to mesmerise you with its beautiful artwork. Boasting to be the largest museum in the world, it was originally built as a fortress in 1190.
About Louvre Museum Paris tickets:
The Venus de Milo, The Winged Victory of Samothrace, Marriage at Cana, The Coronation of Napoleon, and of course Da Vinci’s Mona Lisa are some the great attractions at the museum. Make the most of your trip to Paris by visiting this Museum and create memories that will last forever.
Mondays, Thursdays, Saturdays, and Sundays: 9:00 am -6:00 pm
How to reach:
Address: Rue de Rivoli, 75001 Paris, France.
By metro, take Line 1 (alight at Palais Royal or Louvre-Rivoli), Line 7 (alight at Pyramides or Palais Royal station) or Line 14 (alight at Pyramides station)
Children aged 0-17 years can enter for free after showing their ID card and don't need to book their Louvre Museum Paris ticket.
Built between 1806 and 1036, Arc de Triomphe is the most monumental amongst all the triumphal arches. The arch has undergone several modifications that reflect political changes and power struggles but still, it manages to retain its original essence.
Standing 49.5 meters tall, the arch honors the triumph of the French army in the early 1800s. There are templates available informing about the monument in French, English, German, Italian, Spanish, Dutch, Japanese, Portuguese, Chinese and Russian.
About the Arc de Triomphe ticket:
Do not wait and skip the hassling lines at Arc de Triomphe with us and make the most of your visit to Paris by paying a visit to this attraction. Apart from being a mesmerizing place in itself, the site allows sprawling 360-degree views of Paris, Montmartre, Eiffel Tower, and Montparnasse Tower.
The ticket to Arc de Triomphe you get is an open-dated ticket and is valid until 1 year. From the date of the booking, you can visit the attraction within the span of one year. This iconic French landmark is a must-visit and allows its viewers to get enthralled by its beauty. Create everlasting memories of visiting this place by booking the skip-the-line ticket to Arc de Triomphe with us.
How to Reach:
You can either take the metros 1/2/6 or by rail, RER A and stop at Charles de Gaulle Etoile. From there, the site is at a 2 minutes walk.
1 Apr-30 Sep: 10:00am-11:00pm, daily (last admission: 10:15pm)
1 Oct-31 Mar: 10:00am-10:30pm, daily (last admission: 9:45pm)
Children aged 0-17 years can enter for free upon showing a valid ID Proof.
What to Expect:
Learn About Gustave Eiffel’s Iconic Creation:
The tower was built by Gustave Eiffel's engineering company, Compagnie des Établissements Eiffel. It was a suitable centerpiece for the 1889 Paris Exposition. But did you know that it was supposed to be dismantled in 1909? But thankfully as it provided a great radio antenna, it stands still.
Soar up to the 276 m Summit in A Glass Elevator:
Gradually ascend to 276 meters and let the city of Paris reveal its beauty in front of your eyes as you move up. The elevators are made to allow you to view the expanse of the city of light. Fun fact, the elevators of Eiffel Tower travel a distance of about equal to two and a half times circumference of the earth.
Gaze the Breathtaking Views of Paris:
Standing high above the ground at 276 meters is an enthralling experience when you book Eiffel Tower summit tickets. The view that fades in from here takes your heart away and lets you experience something that you can never imagine. The sites like Louvre, Notre-Dam Paris, the Arc de Triomphe, etc are ready to let your heart skip a beat and relish some amazing moments.
Skip the Hassle of Waiting in Lines:
The monument is a very famous attraction and welcomes more than 7 million people each year. There are long waiting lines to buy the tickets and reach the heights. Booking the Eiffel Tower tickets is now easy. Get your tickets in advance at best Eiffel Tower tickets price and do not worry about waiting in queues anymore.
Know Before You Go:
Access to 1st & 2nd floor: 10:45 AM, 12:15 PM
Access to 1st floor, 2nd floor & the summit: 11:15 AM, 12:15 PM, 2:15 PM, 5:15 PM
Access 1st & 2nd floor with Audioguided Tour + River Cruise : 9:15 AM, 9:45 AM, 10:15 AM, 10:45 AM, 11:15 AM, 11:45 AM, 12:15 PM, 12:45 PM, 1:15 PM, 1:45 PM, 2:15 PM, 2:45 PM, 3:15 PM, 3:45 PM, 4:15 PM, 4:45 PM, 5:15 PM, 6:15 PM
- Children aged 4-11 years can avail of the child Eiffel Tower ticket.
- Infants aged 0 - 3 years can enter for free but need to make a booking to get the voucher for Eiffel Tower summit tickets.
- Our sales representative will get in touch with you to confirm your preferred time slots after you make your booking.
- For the tours with the audio guide via mobile app, download the application in the Apple Store or Google Play.
- The audio guide via the app is available in 10 languages namely, English, Spanish, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Chinese, Portuguese, Russian, and Korean.
Get a cruise experience at the Seine River and engage in the sights of Paris. This cruise allows you to get the mesmerizing views of the city and pass by some of the very famous landmarks. Nicknamed as Paris' most beautiful avenue, the flow of the river is right through the heart of the city.
With Thrillophilia, get a chance to be a part of this cruise which starts from the foot of the Eiffel Tower and passes some of the major attractions in the city. The attractions include, Assemblée Nationale, Invalides, Musée d'Orsay, Institut de France, Notre Dame de Paris, Cité de la Mode, Hotêl de Ville, Conciergerie, Louvre Museum, Place de la Concorde, Grand Palais, Palais de Chaillot, and Statue of the Liberty. Do not think much, this tour is ready to help you create picture-perfect memories of your trip to Paris.
Seine River Cruise Schedule:
How to Reach:
Children aged 4-11 years can avail of child tickets for cruise in Seine river.
Children aged 0-3 years can join the Seine river sightseeing cruise for free.
Places to Visit in Paris on Day 2
There have been a number of renovations and restoration to convert this age old architectural marvel from a train station to a prospering museum. The very first construction started with installing metal frame structure and it was later completely concealed with an envelope of limestone to preserve the architectural harmony. The interiors of the museum reflects the superb artworks and intricate design elements picturising various historical occurings.
The interior decor of the museum can be referred to as a palace of fine art because of the myriad collection it exhibits. Musee d’Orsay at the present times hosts a number of exhibitions, film screenings, concerts and performances. It also houses some of the important relics and artefacts of the times gone by. Some of the most loved artefacts of the museum are the Musee d’Orsay clock, artworks by some of the famed artists such as Renoir, Cézanne, Gaugin, Dali, Monet and Van Gogh, sculptures, architectural structures and various other decorative arts.
Some more significant relics of the old days are the famous self-portrait, Starry Night over the Rhone, Whistler’s mother, and the Artist's studio. At the time when it was renovated as a museum, two new floors were crafted out of the older construction. The ground floor at the present times features paintings, sculptures and decorative arts of the 19th century while the top floor features the artworks from 1874 – 1886.
Home to the Paris ballet, the site helps you adore the perfect embellishment of sculpture, painting and architecture. Balconies in onyx, golden statues of Apollo, smooth marble pillars, its delicate frescoes and rich gilding makes this place one of the must-visit places.
About Opera Garnier Guided Tour:
With the tour, get an 80-minute expert guided tour of the public areas of Opera Garnier or Palais Garnier. A walk through the Member’s Rotunda and adoring the statue of Prophetess Pythia by the Grand Escalier makes it a perfect tour. known for the greatest theatrical and operatic performances in the world, the site cannot be missed visiting.
The expert guide allows you to take the tour in English and learn about the inside out of the place. The activity helps you dig deep into the history and culture of the place and will leave you with a lot of stories that will excite you. Book the package and make your trip to Paris a memorable one.
The Opera Garnier Guided tour is not available to children 0-3 years old.
Children aged 5-10 years can avail of child tickets for the guided tour to Opera Garnier.
A Gothic-style architecture, Saine-Chapelle dates back to the 13th century. Taking seven years to build, the Chapelle was built on the order of King Saint-Louis. It intended to house Christ’s Crown of Thorns and is a remarkable work of art.
600 square metres of stained glass windows covering the upper Chapelle mesmerizes each and every visitor there. What leaves you awe-struck are fifteen windows and each of them is fifteen meters high. Here, 12 Apostles are represented by 12 medallions.
About Sainte-Chapelle Ticket:
If you are planning to visit Saine-Chapelle, then you can also plan to skip the line with us. You will find the best Sainte Chapelle Paris ticket price and a hassle-free entrance to the attraction by skipping the lines of people buying the tickets. The visit to the Chapelle is ready to add good memories to your life.
The ticket is open dated and can be used within the span of one year from the date of booking. With the Sainte Chapelle Paris tickets, you also get a pamphlet that is available in various languages including English and French. After entering you will not want to escape from there and will not be able to stop yourself adoring its beauty.
1 Apr-30 Sep: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm, daily (last admission: 6:30 pm)
1 Oct-31 Mar: 9:00 pm - 5:00 pm, daily (last admission: 4:30 pm)
How to Reach:
By metro: Take the Line 4 and stop at Cité or take Lines 1/7/11/14 and stop at Châtelet
By rail: Take the RER B/C and stop at Saint-Michel
From Saint-Michel, cross the bridge and enter the City Island, the Sainte-Chapelle is not far from here
The Sainte-Chapelle tickets can be used within one year from the booking date.
Children aged 0-17 can enter free with a valid ID proof.
The attraction is closed on 1 Jan.
At about 200 meters above the streets, Montparnasse Tower allows you to have the best views of Paris served at one place. The tower has a visibility of about 40 kilometres on clear days and helps you view the Arc de Triomphe, the Grand Palais, the dome of Invalides, the Sacré-Coeur, the Louvre, Notre-Dame and the list goes on.
The tower also helps capture the skyline of Paris from the height. If you get lucky enough you can view the setting of the sun and take back memories that are worth not forgetting. An experience of this site will help you take back a lot of beautiful impressions.
About Montparnasse Tower Ticket:
With Thrillophilia, soar up to the Montparnasse Tower Observation Deck and gaze at the beautiful attractions of Paris from a height. Here, you can also enjoy munching at the local cafe and savor the taste.
Open 365 days a year and 7 days a week, the views will never disappoint you. This is a true treat to all the people visiting Paris by providing the complete experience. The tower is ready to welcome you with the best and ever-lasting memories to be created here.
How to Reach:
Children aged 4-11 years can avail of child tickets to Montparnasse Tower.
About Latin Quarter Food Walking Tour:
Discover traditional French food on this Latin Quarter walking tour. Begin your tour with a guide by tasting French espresso and learn about the classic French bread and baguette. After that eat cured meat and Fromage (cheese) & also learn how they cook and serve the dishes. The guide will tell you about the secrets and recipes of the dishes. Satisfy yourself with homemade macarons and French pastry and wine. The guide will tell you the secrets of dishes and drinks. The guide will also tell you how to serve the dishes. Let the guide take you to some of the best shops in the market, and taste the tasty creations like French croissants. End your tour with a secret dish and learning about the dish.
Starting time: 11:00 am
How to reach:
The tour will start from outside Metro station called Luxembourg on RER B. You can easily reach here by taking RER B and get off at Luxembourg Station
Children aged 0 to 12 years can book the child ticket.
The Latin Quarter food walking tour guide will be carrying an orange umbrella.
Please arrive at the location at least 10 minutes before the activity starts.
The voucher for Latin Quarter food tour is valid only on the date and time specified.