Paris is not just a place for lovers. It is a great place for families and solo travelers as well. There are hundreds of tourist spots in Paris not to mention the iconic Eiffel Tower, which is undeniably a beauty.
This city is a haven of hidden gems and if you haven’t visited this place yet, it is probably time that you plan your first tour. In this article, we have compiled the best activities that you can try when visiting Paris for the first time. Whether you are travelling solo, with your kids, or with your significant other, you are going to love these activities for sure.
It is so much more fun when traveling with family and/or friends. A small group of us walked all over the city for 3 days, celebrating or 10th year in business together (BGB Painting). There is SO much to see and do. Have fun!
TOP THINGS TO DO WHEN IN PARIS
Fly Over Paris through Virtual Reality
Have you ever heard about virtual reality? If you think you can never tour Paris for one day, well you are completely wrong. The virtual reality tour will give you a birds-eye view of the city as you fly around the city without actually riding on a helicopter.
All you need to do is book a ticket with FlyView, a virtual reality attraction that simulates flying over the Eiffel Tower. During the activity you will be given a virtual-reality headset. The show lasts for 15 minutes wherein you will experience flying all over Paris complete with real flight sensation. It is very exciting and thrilling. You will feel as if you are actually flying through the air.
Take the Open-Top Bus Night Tour
Did you know that the best time to tour around Paris is during the night? When the sun sets in Paris, the century old monuments start to light up, exposing their truest beauty.
You can marvel these wonderful sceneries in Paris by taking the open-top bus tour, which usually takes 1 hour and 30 minutes. During the tour you can see popular monuments and other iconic infrastructures like the Louvre, Notre Dame Cathedral, and Place de l’Opéra.
Experience the Pub Crawl
This is not your usual Paris Tour. For single people out there who want to experience the nightlife in Paris, you can try the Pub Crawl.
This activity lasts for four hours where you visit five cool venues in Paris. You can mingle with the locals and tourists as you enjoy some of the best bars and clubs, drink classy cocktails, and taste various brands of red wines. This is going to be the trendiest, coolest, and probably the longest nightlife you will ever experience.