Tips for a Perfect 2-Day Vacation in Paris

Louvre Museum Tour

Paris Tourist Attractions

Paris is one of the most beautiful cities in the world. Obviously, you cannot explore the city in a short span of 2 days. However, if you plan a 2-day Paris city tour wisely, you can see the main attractions and enjoy the City of Lights to the most. Below are some options for your 2-day trip.

Day 1

Saint Chapelle

Start your day at a divine place like Saint Chapelle. You will be awe-struck with the wonderful architecture and glassworks here. Note that the Chapelle opens at 09:00 am sharp. So, be there on time or before if possible to avoid tiring queues.

Norte-Dame Cathedral

Norte-Dame Cathedral is located nearby the Saint Chapelle. This is one of the best spiritual attractions in Paris. This famous church is the world is well known for its massive towers and the supporting structures. It is better to reserve a time-slot to manage your time efficiently.

Louvre Museum

The Louvre museum is at a 20-minute walking distance from Norte-Dame Cathedral. You can see the amazing artworks of great artists here. The architecture of the Louvre is sure to sweep you off the feet, but make sure not to be swayed away by the artifacts and spend too much time here.

Wine Tasting

You cannot finish your trip without tasting the famous French wine. One of the best places for this is Caves du Louvre. You can join some wine tasting classes in this 18th-Century wine cellar, which includes many wine adventures.

Seine River Cruise

Enjoy a relaxing river cruise through Seine River during the night. This is one of the best ways to explore the city. Most of these rides last about two hours. Enjoy the breathtaking view of Paris sipping your favorite drink.

Day 2

Sacre Coeur

This is one a beautiful basilica in Montmartre and is the highest peak in the city. Come here to enjoy the breathtaking top-view of Paris city. Even though you have to take the ticket to access the towers, you can enter the Sacre Coeur for free.

Opera Garnier Tour

The Opera Palais Garnier is a spectacular place to watch opera shows, but other than that, it is a must-see architecture. The building includes a 2000-seat theatre with incredible chandeliers and long balconies.

Left Bank

One of the best romantic things to do in this city of love is to saunter along the left bank holding your partner’s hand. The left bank is actually the south side of the Seine River. Enjoy the charismatic Seine and beautiful light works along the bank.

Eiffel Tower

Paris tours are incomplete without a breathtaking view of illuminating Eiffel Tower. Climb the Tower and enjoy the spectacular view of Paris with all the city lights. Then, enjoy great dinner from any of the restaurants in the Eiffel Tower.