Your First Time in Paris? The Paris Guide is for you !!!
This is your first time in Paris? It’ll be fine. Here is a Paris guide that will guide you through the city to explore the beauty of the capital without breaking your bank. Let’s get it started !!
1- Which Public Transport should I take? -Paris Guide–
You have the choice to take the bus, a bike, a good walking, a boat or even a hot-air balloon. it depends on how long is your trip to Paris.
If You stay just for a few days, Public Transport is your choice!
A basic Ticket in the bus, Metro or Tram will cost you about 1.7 Euros. You can have a package of 5 consecutive days of unlimited travels over Paris with 10.85 Euro a day. You’re aged under 26, there is an unlimited weekend travel pack for 3.75 Euros. Don’t forget about the bus, It takes you where you want in Paris city.
Are you an Athlete? The biking is for you
You can rent a bike for an hour, a day, a week or for the whole time of your stay in the city. Your first half hour on the rented bike is free. Elsewhere, you can buy a bike and participate in the bicycle events, unfortunately, THE TOUR DE FRANCE is not on the list.
For a Poetic tour, Take a Boat!
For 16 Euros one day pass, you get unlimited trips for a specific time without any delay. You can stop at Musée d’Orsay / Quai de Solferino, Les Berges de Seine are located right next door. Stroll, run, stop for a coffee or enjoy free events.
Get around the city on your pace!
If you have to wander in Paris, Valérie Appert (Author of “100 small Parisian pleasures”) suggests you taking the Montmartrobus and Tramway.
A tour in a Tuk-Tuk
Paris By Tuk-Tuk offers trips aboard its electric tuk-tuks: a shiny red Piaggio or the smarter immaculate white version. Prices start at €30 for three people (30 minutes). Originality comes at a price!
Back to the future with this modern options!
You can try a Solowheel (motorized wheel) for free, for those who have good balance, or a skateboard or electric scooter. Flying cars can’t be very far away in the future!
2- The Paris city: Admire the Panoramic View – Paris Guide-
The O’Paris coffee is a nice starting point for your Paris guide; one of the best views of Paris from the terrace. located in 1st street des Envierges 20e. A few steps away, towards the top of Belleville Park for a panoramic view of the city. Try to recognize the monuments that stand in the distance. If you come early and the sky is clear, A magnificent spectacle guaranteed. Then you can go down to the park. Belleville is a popular area for Parisians. This is particularly an Asian district of Paris. We may find there many cheap small canteens. In the evening, cool bars are open.
Get to the top floor of the Pompidou Centre
There it may cost you a few euros but once on the 6th floor, open your eyes wide: the view is breathtaking. Take the opportunity to discover this center dedicated to contemporary art that becomes emblematic of Paris. Every day from 11 am to 9 pm except Tuesday. You access to the Panorama view on the 6th floor for 3 Euros, free for aged under 26 years old. The Museum and Exhibitions ticket will cost you 13 Euros reduced to 10 Euros. Free access for under 26.You Can access to the museum freely the first sunday of the every month.
You Can access to the museum freely the first Sunday of every month. Enjoy afterward the walk in the Marais, the historic heart of Paris. You’ll rejoice the view of all Paris attractions from the Eiffel Tower, Notre Dame, but also the Arab World Institute, the small temple to the Buttes Chaumont park, the Tour Saint-Jacques …
Paris from Above: Take a balloon !!
It is possible to enjoy the city from above by flying Paris in a balloon on the lawn of the Parc André Citroën. The Balloon is inflated with Helium, floating 32 meters high. The floating Balloon is attached to the ground by cables. The great experience will cost you 12 euros for adults. Before you go there, make sure that the weather conditions are right.
3- Paris Secret: The Angénic secrets neighborhoods -Paris Guide-
Parisian for a day or forever, we often want to be surprised by the city by diving in its secrets and corners. This is what provides the energetic Angénic, the less known streets of Paris with live and unusual visits to meet Parisians and their neighborhoods. Squares and villas of the 19th arrondissement, A Photo stroll in the footsteps of the Willy Ronis, the secret gardens of Belleville, The Paris Rock ‘n Roll and The flowering cited of Oberkampf … A Walk there will cost you about 20-25 euros for 2 hours. Some trips can be in a foreign language.
The Paris ZigZag walks
Paris ZigZag is a blog that shows the hidden side of Paris. Their tours go to the Marais to Butte aux Cailles through the Paris Flirty plus a night tour of the Ile de la Cité. The walks take about 1:45 and will cost you 12 euros. The Reservations on the site.
The walks in Ile-de-France Seine-Saint-Denis
Here you will visit places that even the curious Parisians do not know! … And above all, you will open the doors to Paris to see what happens at the periphery. You will not be disappointed! From Château-Rouge market to the architecture of Bobigny and the Cité des Puces of Luc Besson movies, throw yourself into the water. See the list of rides. The Balades cost you from 6 to 15 euros.
The Art Street walk
The Paris Underground visits are rich in anecdotes; they invite you to discover the emblematic works; they provide the tools to understand and appreciate the culture and the history of graffiti and street art in the city.
The visits experiences are gathered in a documentary work, which aims to enrich the knowledge of Parisian urban art and alternative crops related to. Also, you can walk over the water’s edge and those of the new Parisian districts. Being part of the complete Paris guide plan, this is definitely one of the most pleasurable activities to do.
Lutèce Tales, The history time machine.
The Lutèce tales will make you travel … in time. Sylvania Lutetia Paris knows Paris as his pocket and is passionate about the dark stories of the capital, Paris pleasures, bandits, and gangsters, Pigalle, Paris under occupation … You plunge into the memories of colorful and amazing Paris.