Paris, the city of love, it’s as romantic as it sounds. If you are looking for the most romantic places in Paris to go to and the most romantic activities to do when you visit Paris, read on! There are certain parks and gardens that are ideal for a stroll and a picnic with the one you love, as well as some love-filled art museums in the city too.
MOST ROMANTIC PLACES IN PARIS #1
PARC DE BUTTES-CHAUMONT
Escape the other tourists in love strolling through the Jardin des Tuileries and the Jardin du Luxembourg and visit Buttes-Chaumont, a Parisian favorite spot. Upon entering the park, you will feel almost as if you are walking into a fairytale. The greenery of the park in the warmer months of the year makes it one of the most romantic places in Paris for a picnic. However, even in February when you visit a less-green park, you will still get the pleasure of overlooking the water and exploring the park together with your loved one that will not be disturbed by the hustle and bustle of the city and its tourists.
MOST ROMANTIC PLACES IN PARIS #2
BOIS DE VINCENNES
Similarly to Buttes-Chaumont, the Bois de Vincennes is an incredible park that is less-visited by the tourists of Paris and also the largest public park in Paris. The Temple of Love, which has stood in Bois de Vincennes since 1860, is accessible by paddle boat. For a lover’s activity row together on over to the Temple of Love, surely one of the most romantic places in Paris with both a name and aesthetics like this!
MOST ROMANTIC PLACES IN PARIS #3
MUSÉE D’ORSAY AND MUSÉE DE L’ORANGERIE
Nothing says love more than the soft pastels and the gentle brushstrokes of an Impressionist painting. At Musée d’Orsay and Musée de l’Orangerie, you will not only find a spectacular collection of Impressionist paintings by some of the most influential artists of the 19th century, but you will also find yourself in a gorgeous refurbished train station at Orsay and walking around an oval room completely made up of Monet’s waterlilies at the Orangerie. Without a doubt, these museums are two romantic places in Paris where each and every couple won’t help but be able to feel the love.
Musée d’Orsay: 1 Rue de la Légion d’Honneur, 75007
MOST ROMANTIC PLACES IN PARIS #4
MUSÉE DE LA VIE ROMANTIQUE
In the 9th arrondissement of Paris there is a charming mansion that is now known as the Museum of Romantic Life. Here you will see paintings and artworks from Romantic French Artists from the 19th century. The museum has a charming garden with a tiny cafe which is an absolutely ideal little romantic place for a coffee date or tea time on a sunny afternoon in Paris.
16 Rue Chaptal, 75009
MOST ROMANTIC PLACES IN PARIS #5
Also in the 9th arrondissement, Galeries Lafayette has the best site to appreciate the beauty of the city. We all know that the Tour Eiffel has already become a symbol of romance in the City of Love. Whether you’re on a budget trip or ready to spend some money to impress your chéri(e), you won’t find many more romantic places in Paris than by going up to the rooftop of this landmark department store. You can either enjoy the panorama of Paris for free in their open terrasse area, or have a drink inside the Ice Cube Bar where you can have a serene alone time away from the winter breeze. Why not?
40 Boulevard Haussman, 75009
2 – MOST ROMANTIC ACTIVITIES IN PARIS
ROMANTIC PICNICS ON THE SEINE RIVER BANKS
Packing a picnic of bread and cheese and sitting outside to take in the sights of Paris is one of the most romantic things couples or even friends celebrating years of friendship and love can do. If you don’t feel packing your own picnic, use Paris Picnic– a service that delivers a picnic to you at any of your specially selected romantic places in Paris!