Planning for a romantic trip to Paris? Looking for special romantic activities in Paris to share with your chosen one? Or are you just after some of the best places to take pictures in Paris? In this article we help you pick the most romantic spots and activities in Paris to have the most special time!
1 – ROMANTIC ACTIVITIES IN PARIS
PLAN A ROMANTIC PICNIC
Have a picnic with your special someone with some with some French classics- wine, cheese, chocolate and champagne! You can choose a classic spot -along the banks of the Seine, in the hip neighborhood along Canal Saint Martin or at one of the numerous parks in the city! If you don’t feel like packing your own picnic, use Paris Picnic– a service that delivers a picnic to you at a park, making Valentine’s Day in Paris even more luxurious for you!
VISIT the SECRET and ROMANTIC PARIS
In the 9th arrondissement of Paris there is a very nice urban mansion ” Hotel Particulier” that is now known as the “Musée de la vie Romantique” (Museum of Romantic Life). Here you will see paintings and sculptures all related to Romantism – and Art movement and lifestyle from the 19th century, in addition to mementos that used to belong to George Sand. The museum also has an exquisite garden and courtyard with a charming café serving teas and pastries. It is the ideal spot for a romantic coffee break under the shades.
Location : 16 Rue Chaptal, 75009 Paris
EXPLORE THE MOST ROMANTIC SPOTS IN PARIS – GARDENS
The Bois de Vincennes, located in the East of Paris, is a wonderful park that is off the beaten track. Visit the “Temple of Love” (as shown in the photo) that is accessible by paddle boat. For a lover’s activity on Valentine’s Day, row together on over to the Temple of Love, which has stood there since 1860.
Escape the crowds thronging the Jardin des Tuileries and the Jardin du Luxembourg and visit Parc de Buttes-Chaumont, a favorite romantic spot in Paris ! One of the most exquisite parks in the , it has a magical feeling about it! The park is at its best with the greenery in the summer but in February you can still get seduced by the “Temple of Love” and have a romantic time away from the hustle and bustle of the city.
For more tips about romantic parks and gardens in Paris, check out our guide.
VISIT THE MOST ROMANTIC MUSEUM IN PARIS
Get transported to the Impressionist era of art- take a tour of the spectacular collection of Monet’s magnificient water lilies at Musée de l’Orangerie. Immerse yourself in the painter’s masterworks! Without a doubt a romantic setting not to be missed!
Musée de l’Orangerie
Location: Jardin Tuileries, 75001 Paris
2 – ROMANTIC DATE IDEAS IN PARIS
WINE TASTING IN PARIS
Taste some of the best wines in Paris at one of the many excellent wine bars that city has to offer explore Paris nicest cocktails bars on a romantic evening.
Here is a collection of our articles on where to go for a romantic drink in Paris.
LISTEN TO LIVE MUSIC
There are plenty of concerts around the city where you can grab a drink and sometimes even dance to live music- whether you prefer jazz, rock and roll or classical music, there’s something for everyone! Here is our recommendation of the best places to go out on a romantic evening in Paris.