Paris is the ultimate romantic destination! From drinking wine on the terrace of a cafe to walking hand in hand by the seine the options for romance in the city are endless. Despite Paris being known as the city of love though, it can sometimes be tricky to create the most romantic experience while here.
So, to help, we have curated a guide to help you plan your most romantic vacation in the city. Our guide includes recommendations on romantic places to stay, romantic activities to do and what restaurants and bars to go to. All with pictures to help you decide. It also includes practical information like addresses, metro stops and maps to ensure you have all the information you may need!
Better yet we have included clickable links so that the process to organize everything goes as smoothly as possible and as always, it has INSIDR vouchers for you to have exclusive experiences. So whether you are coming to Paris for a trip with your partner, for a honeymoon or for a special event like an anniversary, our guide has everything you need to know to make sure your experience is nothing short of amazing.
What’s inside our Romantic Paris Expert Guide?
Paris is the destination for a variety of travelers so it can be difficult to decipher between really romantic activities and the tourist traps. To ensure this our guide has tons of information and tips to help you create and organize your ideal trip to the city. It includes detailed information on where to stay, what to do, where to eat and drink and the best trips outside the city! While the guide has a lot of practical tips we have made sure to include some cool and different places and activities to make sure you can tailor a romantic trip best suited to you and your partner!
Romantic Activities in Paris
Unfortunately, a lot of romantic activities in Paris can be missed if they are not organized in advance. So to ensure that you don’t miss out on some incredible activities for you and your significant other we have a list of the most romantic things to do with direct links to book them! We offer a wide variety of activities so that you have a few different options to choose from. The list includes activities like wine tasting, cooking classes, private boat tours, live jazz and more! We also include information on the cost to help you decide!
Romantic Accommodation in Paris
We have listed some of the best accommodation there is in the city for a romantic trip, no matter the budget. Whether that is at luxurious hotels like La Réserve or at more boutique-like hotels like the beautiful Hotel Grand Amour, we have got you covered! We also recommend the best neighborhoods to get an Airbnb if that suits your budget better. Either way, you are sure to have a romantic stay it’s just up to you decide which is the best option for you and your partner!
Romantic Restaurants and Bars in Paris
Paris has tons of restaurants and bars all over the city. This, however, makes it a bit difficult to differentiate between ordinary places and the romantic ones. So, we have recommended a few spots in the city that are sure to create a relaxed and romantic ambiance along with delicious food and drinks. The list includes Michelin star restaurants, restaurants with a view of the Eiffel Tower and quaint romantic spots. As for the bars, we have included chic hotel bars, romantic bars and speakeasies! There are options for every budget and taste and we give all the practical information you may need like the type of food/drinks they serve, where it is and how to get there!
Romantic Day Trips from Paris
If you are in Paris for a few days you may want to go to take a day trip or a few days outside the city. Luckily there are tons of options that are very easy and manageable day trips. Our guide recommends the best ones for a romantic trip. The list includes the beautiful Vaux Le Vicomte, where you can explore the castle and its gardens or go for their romantic candlelit nights. It also includes classic day trips outside of Paris like the beautiful Giverny and the always fun, Disney Land. The guide also has information on how to get to all of them via public transport.
Romantic Overnight Stays
If you want to go a bit further out we have some recommendations for the best overnight trips outside of Paris. Our recommendations include places like the champagne region of Reims and the beautiful seaside town of Saint-Malo. All are easily accessible from Paris and each has its own unique quality that makes it a great romantic trip. Each recommendation is also accompanied with tips on where to stay and how to get there.
Spending Valentines Day in Paris
If you happen to be in Paris for Valentines Day we have also included some tips to make certain that you and your partner have the best day! Our recommendations include tips like spending an evening for dinner and a show at the Moulin Rouge or an extravagant helicopter ride over the city. All are made to ensure you have a truly romantic and incredible day!
Romantic Gifts to buy in Paris
There are tons of gifts you can buy for your significant other in the city but it can be hard to know where to buy them. So we have a list of some typically romantic gifts like flowers and jewellery and other such as a food passport to explore French cuisine in the city. All of which include recommendations on where to buy them!