Are you visiting Paris for the first time and only have 3 days to spend in the capital? We have devised a course that allows you to visit as many attractions as possible while leaving time to enjoy the Parisian atmosphere.
Of course, with all the treasures that the city contains, it is impossible to see all the sights of Paris in just 3 days. That's why I propose different itineraries to visit the French capital, according to tastes and desires!
Paris in 3 days: Itinerary Day 1
Proposal 1: Tour Eiffel - Arc de Triomphe - Tour Montparnasse
Discover the Eiffel Tower and the Champs-de-Mars
The Eiffel Tower is a must when visiting Paris for the first time. There is no need to present her, she is the true symbol of the capital. A tip: with the metro get off at the station Trocadero. From the esplanade, the view is magnificent. You can reach the monument by crossing the Seine from the Iéna bridge.
Climb the Tower to enjoy the view of Paris. To save time and not queue, you can book your skip-the-line ticket online.
After visiting the Eiffel Tower you can walk along Champs de Mars, a must for any itinerary to visit Paris.
Activities close to the Eiffel Tower: The City of Architecture and Heritage, Musée de l'Homme, Musée du Quai Branly oppures Palais de Tokyo.
Visited the Arc de Triomphe
Built at the request of Napoleon Bonaparte in 1806, theArch of Triumph it overlooks the most beautiful avenue in the world: the Champs Elysees. You can take a walk on all sides of the monument to fully enjoy its beauty, or even climb to the top (skip-the-line ticket) from which the view is breathtaking. Then you can head to the Champs-Elysees e the chic boutique!
Activities near the Arc de Triomphe and the Champs Elysees: Place de la Concorde, Petit Palais, Grand Palais.
Tour di Montparnasse
The Montparnasse Tower, built in the early 70s, is the second tallest skyscraper in Paris. The view that Montparnasse Tower offers over the city is incomparable. Tickets can be booked online to access its 56th floor. From its terrace you can take beautiful shots
Activities near the Montparnasse Tower: the Montparnasse cemetery (where Guy de Maupassant is buried).