Top 10 things to do in Paris

Things to do in Paris: 10 things you should know

Paris is known as the capital of light of the world, a luxurious city, home to many famous fashion brands and extremely unique cuisine. Join MBS87 on the rental bus in Paris to find out 10 interesting things in Paris that you should try when traveling.

Paris - Capital of France

As a famous tourist city in Europe, Paris welcomes millions of visitors every year. Famous tourist attractions here include: Eiffel Tower, Orsay Museum, Marmottan Monet museum, Orangerie museum, National Museum of Modern Art of the Center Pompidou, Gothic Sainte-Chapelle, Arc de Triomphe located on Champs-Élysées, Montmartre and Sacré-Cœur Basilica.

In addition to famous relics and scenic spots, Paris also has a long culture and history, associated with many festivals and activities of the people in the future. So get on MBS87's mini bus hire Paris to discover all 10 interesting things in Paris you should try.

Top 10 things to do in Paris

10 things to do in Paris: Stroll around the Louvre museum

The Louvre Palace and Museum is one of the priceless art collections that history "gifted" to France, located in Paris. Before entering the museum, you will pass a glass pyramid by Chinese-American architect I.M. Pei - a work that represents a "contrast" with the classical architecture of the Louvre Palace. You will then enter the Louvre palace and admire more than 30,000 works of art on display.

 

10 things to do in Paris: Visit the Pompidou modern art center

The Center for Modern Art Pompidou was also dubbed "the most advanced building in the world" in 1970, the year this project was born. The outside of the building is very uniquely designed, the water pipes are painted with striking colors and criss-crossing each other, looking like a man-made masterpiece placed outdoors. This is where the most important collections of Paris and contemporary artists are exhibited.

10 things to do in Paris: Visit the Pompidou modern art center

Visit the Pompidou modern art center

10 things to do in Paris: Watch the sunset at the Eiffel Tower

The Eiffel Tower is a great human construction, with a weight of 7000 tons, and is the place with the most wonderful panoramic view of Paris. Created by architect Alexandre Gustave Eiffel, the Eiffel Tower was built for the World Exhibition in 1889, which was widely criticized at the time. 

10 things to do in Paris: Watch the sunset at the Eiffel Tower
Watch the sunset at the Eiffel Tower

However, after more than a century of existence, it has become a symbol of Paris and also an architectural symbol of the world. With a height of 300 meters, you will have a panoramic view of the city of Paris immersed in the sunset, it is breathtakingly beautiful.

Climb to the top of Montmartre hill

Montmartre Hill is a quite romantic place, which opens up a panoramic view of the city of Paris. An interesting feature here is the stone stairs, which look like small winding roads but still exist sustainably. Many tourists have chosen to climb to the top of Montmartre hill by climbing these stairs.

Experience the majesty of the Sacré-Coeur Basilica

The project was built with the meaning of offering to the heart of Jesus Christ, to help France avoid misfortunes. Today, Sacré-Cœur is one of the famous landmarks. Famous painter Maurice Utrillo once painted here, and often came to pray with poet Max Jacob. Located on the top of Montmartre hill, with architecture of white domes and a giant bell tower, the Sacré-Cœur Basilica seems to stand out in the midst of Paris.

Experience the majesty of the Sacré-Coeur Basilica

Experience the majesty of the Sacré-Coeur Basilica

Stroll the Luxembourg Gardens

The Luxembourg Gardens are a garden that brings together many different architectural styles, from classical ones to contemporary monuments. This is a favorite meeting place in Paris, for students, and artists... One interesting thing about visiting here is that you can play boules (grass bowling sport).

10 things to do in Paris: Stroll the Luxembourg Gardens

Stroll the Luxembourg Gardens

Visit Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris

This place is the "heart of Paris". The distance from the city of Paris to all other places in France is calculated from the landmark at Notre Dame Cathedral, precisely a bronze plaque marking km 0 in the yard in front of the church. Coming here, remember to visit the famous gargoyle statue located on the roof of the church, which will give you a beautiful view of the city's landscape.

Visit Père-Lachaise cemetery.

Located in the 20th arrondissement of Paris, this is one of the most visited cemeteries in the world. Because this place is the resting place of prominent people, people who created the history and culture of humanity in particular and France in particular, including: Sarah Bernhardt, Honoré de Balzac,... In particular, Oscar Wilde's grave is often visited and kissed by tourists, leaving many red lipstick marks.

Enjoy an afternoon coffee on the avenue

If you want to become a "true Parisian", then try spending an afternoon sipping a cup of coffee and admiring the streets of Paris. Cafes are where writers, artists, philosophers, thinkers and revolutionaries of ancient Paris chose to meet. And now the cafe is still a place to meet friends, colleagues, for collaborations, or simply sit alone, sip coffee, read newspapers, and admire the scenery on the streets of Paris.

Visit the oldest bookstore in Paris

And the last activity in the list of 10 interesting things in Paris you should try is to visit the oldest bookstore in Paris, located right on the banks of the Seine River, named “Shakespeare and Company”. 

This place is one of the favorite places of famous writers such as Ernest Hemingway, James Joyce, Ezra Pound and Ford Madox Ford. Shakespeare and Company was featured in the blockbuster film "Midnight in Paris" by famous director Woody Allen.

Let's do 10 things to do in Paris with MBS87

There are many other activities in Paris. MBS87 has just helped you list the 10 most interesting things in Paris that you should try when traveling to Paris. Let MBS87 accompany you and make that list of 10 what to do in Paris with you. 

We at MBS87 are a travel company specializing in organizing private tours in Europe and bus rental services in Europe such as minibus hire to drive to France. The special thing is that we are headquartered right in Paris, making it very convenient to drop off, pick up and accompany you throughout the trip. In addition, if you want to do anything else, please feel free to contact us, we at MBS87 are always happy to welcome and support you. 

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