Paris is a perfect city to explore with a significant other. From the monuments, to the shops, to the parks, there is so many wonderful, romantic things to experience, that we don’t want you to miss out on some of the city’s greatest spots. Here are our recommendations for the top 10 romantic places in Paris.
1 Pont des Arts – The love lock bridge
The Pont des Arts is a romantic place in Paris for lovers. This bridge sits right above the Seine River offering a picturesque view of Île de la Cité. Make sure to bring a lock with you and your loved one’s name on it so you can lock it on the bridge on, and throw the key into the Siene, representing a never-ending love with the person whom you cherish most.
2 Arc de Triopmphe
Couples can take a romantic stroll down the Champs-Élysées, the most famous avenue in Paris, to the monumental Arc de Triomphe. There are dozens of restaurants and shops along the street to enjoy with your loved one and the lit up trees at night make the area one of the most romantic places in Paris.
3 The Eiffel Tower
Spend quality time with your sweetheart more than 1,000 feet in the air and experience one of the best views of the City of Light. You may have to wait in a long line to take your love to new heights, so we suggest avoiding the crowds by packing a basket for a nice picnic in the park below the tower. You can also make reservations for either the Restaurant 58 or the very high end, Jules Verne both located on the tower. Reservations must me made months in advance so be sure to book today!
4 Luxembourg gardens
The Luxembourg gardens are a great place to spend some alone time with your partner. Stroll among the beautiful statues, fountains and flowerbeds, while admiring the vastness and beauty of the space. Feeling competitive? You and your significant other can also partake in the mini boat races they conduct in some of the fountains.
5 Wall of I love You’s
Located off the metro stop Abbesses in Paris’ 18th arrondissement, artists Frederic Baron and Claire Kito created the famous Wall of I Love You’s. The wall has “I Love You” written in 250 different languages and is considered one of the most romantic places in Paris.
5 Monet’s Galleries
Claude Monet, famous for his water lily paintings, was one of the world’s most renowned impressionist painters. Several of his pieces are now displayed at the museum of the Orangerie. This is a romantic place in Paris to take your loved one to enjoy the mesmerizing works of art together, hand in hand.
6 Paris’ Covered Galleries
One of the most famous galleries we recommend is the gallery Vivienne. It’s quaint atmosphere, and cute shops and restaurants make it a romantic place in Paris. From the intricate mosaic floors to the arched glass ceilings, its beauty is fascinating and it is the perfect place to get cozy with your partner, especially on a cold and rainy day.
7 Dinner Cruise
Treat your significant other to a romantic evening with a dinner cruise on a Bateaux Mouches. This cruise is a romantic place in Paris because it allows you to be fully immersed in the city’s culture with your loved one beside you, while dining on exquisite food. The tables are placed in such a way that allows you to fully see all of the city’s beautiful sights and monuments.
8 Père Lachaise cemetery
You may be thinking that a cemetery is the last place to experience romance, but this romantic place in Paris is great for history lovers. Here, you and your partner can explore the alleys and discover several famous tombs including Jim Morrison, Édith Piaf, and the great Oscar Wilde!
9 Bois de Boulogne
This romantic area in Paris is a relaxing spot for lovebirds to come and relax for a as long as they want. It allows you to escape the hectic life the city of Paris may have sometimes. There, you can find picnic areas, bike paths, and in addition, paddle boats available for rent.
10 Lapérouse Restaurant
For a romantic evening in Paris, this restaurant will blow your expectations. Since 1766 Lapérouse has been serving people all around the world. With an intimate setting and private dining room options, this is the perfect way to spend time with your significant other.