Top Experiences in Paris

Unique things to do, curated by kimkim specialists
Enjoy the romantic city of Paris with some of kimkim's choice of activities. Treat yourself to a Nighttime Seine River Cruise and enjoy dinner while observing views of Paris's famed sites, such as the Eiffel Tower. Go on a biking day trip through Versailles and enjoy the royal forests before heading to a market where you can pick up goods for a picnic lunch. Venture on a walking excursion of Montmartre & Sacré Coeur, where you'll pass tiny trendy boutiques, get a bird's-eye view of Paris, stop to see Picasso's studio, and get charmed by the old village. 
Seine dinner cruise
Nighttime Seine River Cruise with Dining Experience
4.9
(15)
2.5 hours
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Small group
On an evening river cruise on the Seine, enjoy breathtaking views of Paris's famed landmarks from the comfort of your window seat, complemented by a fine dining experience with a selection of wines and a welcome glass of champagne. The dinner is set to the tune of live music, adding to the...
Biking Day Trip Through Historic Versailles
5.0
(6)
8 hours
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Small group
Embark on an immersive bike tour through the legendary village of Versailles, just a short train ride from Paris. Begin your journey with a ride through Versailles' royal forests, making your way to a local food market where you'll gather fresh French specialties for a picnic lunch. As the day...
Quiet street in Montmartre
Montmartre & Sacré Coeur Walking Tour
5.0
(4)
2 hours
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Small group
As one of the true must-see neighborhoods of Paris, Montmartre offers a romantic glimpse into an era when raucous cabarets, bohemian soirées, and unbridled creativity were the norm. You'll transport back to those days and learn about the origins of the Moulin Rouge, the majesty of the Sacré Coeur...
Le Louvre Museum
Murders and Mysteries of the Louvre
4.7
(9)
2 hours
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Small group
Embark on a tour of the Louvre, the world's largest and most visited museum, unlocking the secrets behind its most famous art pieces. Guided by professionals, you will explore the mysteries behind the "Mona Lisa"s smile, the hidden secrets of "Venus de Milo" and the "Winged Victory of Samothrace"...
Canal Saint Martin food tour
Montmartre Local Gastronomy Tour
4.8
(4)
3 hours
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Small group
Discover the bohemian charm of Montmartre, a historic hilltop village in Paris, with a knowledgeable local guide. On this walking tour, you'll stroll through quaint cobbled streets, learning about the area's rich history and artistic heritage. Indulge in the flavors of the region as you savor...
Covered Passages of Paris Tour
5.0
(2)
3 hours
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Small group
Join a local as you discover a truly hidden part of the city: the stunning 19th century Covered Passages. Frozen in time since the 1800s, the city created these glass-roofed and paved arcades for nobles to enjoy a stroll and shop away from the dirt and the rabble of the streets.Today, Parisians...
Macaron tasting
Paris Macaron Baking Class
5.0
(2)
3 hours
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Small group
They're all the rage in Paris and beyond—chic, colorful, and delicious. But why not delve deeper into the macaron experience by learning to bake your very own batch in a friendly cooking class? This hands-on workshop puts you in the heart of the prestigious Lenôtre Paris Cooking School, where a...
The Marais distric
Explore the Le Marais Neighborhood in Paris
5.0
(1)
Be a Parisian for the day and explore the hip neighborhood of Le Marais. This neighborhood had played an important part in French history since the 13th century when the Order of the Temple constructed a fortified church, which inspired several beautiful religious buildings and the epicenter of...
Sweet treats!
Sweet Food Tour of Paris
4.0
(1)
2 hours
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Small group
Sink your teeth into the most luxurious treats the City of Light has to offer with a discovery walk led by a passionate food connoisseur. This pastry and chocolate tour explores the sweet and sultry side of Paris. A friendly foodie expert will be your secret weapon as you partake in the ultimate...
Champagne tasting
Champagne Lunch & Saint-Germain-des-Prés Tour in Paris
2.5 hours
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Private
Celebrate your stay in France with an elegant lunch featuring a champagne tasting in a specialized cellar. Before your gourmet experience, tour around Saint-Germain-des-Prés, the legendary Parisian district that many famous artists, writers, and intellectuals have called home, such as Benjamin...
Cooking Class in the Les Batignolles District of Paris
Dive deep into Paris's food culture as you learn how to create classic French cuisine. In the morning, head out to the lively and authentic Parisian district of Les Batignolles in the 17th Arrondissement for a hands-on cooking class.Your Paris-born host will first take you to the market down the...
Unique French Food Tour in Paris
2 hours
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Small group
France is celebrated worldwide for its cuisine, but some “exotic” French dishes have become infamous rather than famous! So we invite you, if you dare, to join us to taste some of these traditional yet unique staples. Snails, frogs legs, duck liver, and more await you on this tasting of some of...
Champs-Elysees
Paris WWII Walking Tour
2 hours
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Private
Relive the darkest period of the 20th century and discover what life was like in France's capital city during and after the German occupation. You'll learn about the history of Paris, its citizens, and its resistance forces between 1940 and 1944. This walking tour will take you to the emblematic...
Climb the Arc de Triomphe in Paris
30 minutes
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Self guided
Enjoy an unforgettable panoramic view from the top of the Arc de Triomphe. This intricately sculpted arc sits at the center of the Étoile (star) roundabout in unison with a magnificent view of the 12 Parisian avenues radiating out of the city's center. At 164 feet tall (50 m), the view is bound...
The perfect way to start your day
Pastry Tour of Le Marais in Paris
Eating pastries and enjoying art is synonymous with French culture, and you'll get to do plenty of both while in Paris! Start your morning with a tour of the beloved Le Marais neighborhood with a local guide (a neighborhood resident, in fact). Le Marais has played an important part in French...
Interior of Le Louvre
Treasure Hunt at the Louvre in Paris
2 hours
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Private
The Louvre in Paris may seem like just a tourist's obligation, just as much as the Eiffel Tower, yet this palace of 35,000 pieces of art is certainly worth a visit! Henri Loyrette, former director of the Louvre, said that 80 percent of visitors see the Mona Lisa and then simply leave. In his...
Notre Dame Cathedral
Bike Tour of Paris
3 hours
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Small group
A sightseeing bike tour offers a unique way to take in the streets of Paris. You get to see more than a bus tour but cover more ground than on a walking tour. After meeting your guide and getting acquainted with your bike and gear, set off through the trendy and stylish streets of Le Marais, the...
Paris Literature Tour
3 hours
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Small group
Watch your literary heroes spring to life as you through the historic heart of Paris's famed literature scene.   You'll summon the spirits of literature's greatest talents, all of whom lived in Paris and perfected their craft by observing the city's street life and romantic intimacy. Known...
Dinner & Cabaret at Chez Michou
3 hours
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Small group
The Cabaret at Chez Michou, located on the Butte Montmartre, is France's most famous transformist cabaret, where you can enjoy stunning imitations, humor, and burlesque enacted in the purest tradition. Let yourself be captivated by the warm atmosphere, professionalism, and hilarious...

Experiences in Paris, France

Wine tasting in France
Top Culinary Experiences in France

France has always been the center of culinary envy, known worldwide for its signature cuisine consisting of traditional techniques, ancestral secrets, and home-cooked comfort dictated by high-quality standards. From morning pastries to afternoon macrons, farm-fresh cheeses to wine, cider, and olive oil, and fresh food markets offering the freshest produce to unique dishes like snails and frog legs, you can truly enjoy it all in France.

A family visiting Paris
Best Family Experiences in France

Because France is a large and diverse country, it's an ideal location for a family trip. From art-centric and foodie cities like Paris to outdoor playgrounds like the French Riviera and the beaches of northern France, there's always something to do with activities appealing to various ages and interests. Along the way, make unique family memories that you can only experience in France, such as riding horses through the surf at Mont-Saint-Michel, learning to bake macrons, or enjoying a treasure hunt at the Louvre.

Claude Monet's Gardens
Top Cultural Experiences in France

Many travelers choose France specifically for its unique and diverse culture. Explore Paris for its food, literature, and cabaret, visit Normandy for its art (including Claude Monet's gardens), and escape to the Loire Valley for chateaus, palaces, castles, and more. When ready, head to the south and peruse the unique cuisine and culture of the French Riviera and Provence, plus romantic hilltop villages and medieval riverside hamlets.

The French Alps
Top Active Experiences in France

France is an active traveler's dream, with sandy beaches in the north, the towering Alps in the southeast, several river valleys across its heartland, and a rocky southern coastline dotted with inlets, caves, and coves. You can easily spend your time cycling through vineyards and from one chateau to another, riding horses in the surf, kayaking the famous Calanques, and hiking in the mountains. Or, if you're more of a city person, add a bike tour or vineyard stroll to your exploration of hubs like Paris.

Scenes of Paris
Best Things to Do in Paris

As "The City of Love," Paris is known for its romantic charm, impeccable cuisine, and vibrant history, which is why it's always topping the list of the most popular tourist destinations. You can hop from district to district and experience various scenes, from artsy to bohemian, historic to trendy. Try some of France's acclaimed gastronomy, dig into the city's history, and take in the sweeping views from atop sites like Montmartre or the Arc de Triomphe.

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Top experiences in France