How to Explore Paris, capital city of France in Europe within 3 Days?
Hey all, I am so happy to talk about one of my personal favorite cities in the world, Paris, Capital of France. As famously rumored and tagged all across the globe, it is the city of lights and romance.
The place with cobblestone landmarks, and uncountable museums and historical places is such a sight to behold that one cannot simply ever forget their trip to this land.
Though Cost of trip to Paris may vary from country to country. However You can easily manage your trip within less than 1000 Euros for a short trip of 3 days . Your budget will also be directly proportionate to choose airlines and stay .
Things You Must Know about Paris Before planning your Trip
Since 1992 French is the official and most dominant language of France, especially Paris. French is both archaic and modern, speaking volumes about the romance and culture in its pronunciations and also belongs to the Indo-European family.
Although the French Grammar is pretty tough for the beginners as French people are deemed to take their language very seriously, it’s the most essential tip for the Solo-travelers to purchase a French-English dictionary at the start of your vacation plans.
Paris is one of the global cities that is culturally rich. There are imprints of fashion, music, architecture as well as amazing historic tales. Celebrities like Mona Lisa and Venus de Milo have been appreciated for decades.
There are more than 60 active museums in Paris and hundreds of parks already add to its sparkling beauty. Moreover, this city drives the sentiments of various leading ballets and operas, performing live in the theatres for the audience to gasp in its subtle charm.
Don’t miss out on the scrumptious croissants, chocolaty and mouth-watering macrons, and blissful homemade cookies at the locale cafes by the banks of River Seine with a sizzling glass of perfectly aged wine.
Minimum Number of Days Required To Explore Paris
Paris is a wonderful city that cannot be devoured by the backpackers in a single day, so at least 3-4 days are required.
Travelers can purchase the most famous Paris City Pass in case they are on a short-trip visa for 3-6 days. This pass is a pleasurable therapy for those who want to see more in a budgeted schedule as it offers free of cost travel via available public transports from Zone 1-3 in the city as well as free visits to 60 attractions.
How to Plan Your Itinerary for Paris with Best Place ?
Here’s a brief Itinerary for newbie travelers for a short trip to Paris.
Any beginner’s trip to Paris is incomplete without visiting the iconic Eiffel Tower. The nearest metro stations are Bir-Hakeim on Line 6 and Champ de Mars on RER C.
The sanctum-sanctorum, Notre-Dame Cathedral (our lady of Paris) that was completed in 1260 is the medieval period church on the 4th arrondissement. It will take around 4-5minutes to reach using RER C from the Eiffel Tower.
Other nearby attractions like Musée du Louvre, Musée d’Orsay, Musée Rodin, Musée de l’Arméewill put an easy end to the first day.
It will be the perfect time for a stroll around well-known avenues like Champs-Élysées and Arc de Triomphe—at the far end of the avenue for a birds-eye view of the whole city.
Locale cafes at Trocadéro—the nearby province—must be visited at the end by. Across the bank of Seine river, take in the view of the quaint orange sky in summers, watch the Parisian artists showcase their talents in addition to the bookstores, handicraft and souvenirs shops.
At the upper side of the city, Montmartre is an artists’ village with cathedrals like Sacré-Coeur; Cimetiere de Montmartre where famous graves of medieval artists rest for wanderlusts to ponder over.
It has parks: Square Joel le Tac, City Park, and Square Louise-Michel to test your photography skills followed by the nightlife of Paris. It would be a stark mistake to overlook the fun surrounded by the Montmartre.
There numerous pubs, bars, and café to explore in this village.
Where To Stay?
With a mind frame of discovering a greater side of Paris in the little amount of time, it is better to stay somewhere near the central part of the city. Many of the attractions and avenues would be close to the hotel and will require lesser traveling.
Around the the vicinity of Eiffel Tower, travelers can get affordable hotels at 40-50 Euros.
Other Cities Nearby:
Within 15-20 kms around Paris, there are some amazing communes like Nanterre, Neuilly-sur-Seine, and Clinchy for yummy choices of continental restaurants and zoos in sight. Roam around these streets and blend in the crowd like a local.
Paris Visa Process
There are different types of Visa for tourists. Short-trip visas are for travelers who intend to stay in France for less than 90 days. And it cannot be renewed once expired without going back home.
You can click here to know more about the visa requirements like documents or consult a visa service agency for hassle-free procedures.
With this simple guide hope you enjoy even a short yet enriched solo- trip to your dream city Paris.