Paris is a an extraordinary city to visit during any time of the year, but especially during the holidays. Here are the top 5 things to do during your holiday trip to Paris:
1. Christmas Markets
Located all around the city, Paris’ Christmas Markets epitomize what Paris is like during the holidays – cozy, tasty, and bright. Stroll through the markets to feel the warm holiday cheer – with beautiful illuminated shops, gourmet candies, and tasty warm drinks.
2. Ice Skating on the Eiffel Tower
There’s no question that ice skating is one of the most fun activities to do during the holidays. But ice skating on the Eiffel Tower – seems too good to be true, doesn’t it? Well you’re in luck, because holiday visitors will now be able to ice skate for free on the 1st floor of the Eiffel Tower, while admiring the beautiful city from above.
3. Admire Illuminated Window Displays at Department Stores
One of Paris’ most renowned holiday traditions, Parisian storefronts are decorated and illuminated with festive decorations. Stroll around the city and admire these beautiful facades, featuring Christmas trees, animated toys, and charming light displays.
4. Stroll through the Illustrious Champs-Élysées
The Champs-Élysées, arguably Paris’s most renowned boulevard, is the center of Paris’ holiday cheer. Lined with hundreds of glowing trees, leading from the iconic Arc de Triomphe to the magnificent Place de La Concorde, the Champs-Élysées is a can’t-miss during your holiday trip to Paris.
5. Treat Yourself to Hot Chocolate at Angelina
Located a few steps from the Louvre, Angelina is one of Paris’ most tasteful dessert shops. After checking out the world’s most renowned museum, stop by Angelina to try out their world-famous hot chocolate and Mont Blanc dessert.
Have a wonderful holiday trip to Paris!