Looking for more ideas on how to spend your days when you visit Paris? You must download our Free 4-Day Paris Itinerary! INSIDR has a wealth of information for all things Paris related; from the best escargot restaurants to where to go vintage shopping, we love to share all our top tips with Paris fanatics, travellers and Parisians full of intrigue about their own city.
But for those who want short, snappy and easy to digest recommendations for what to do in Paris in as little as one day, we have curated this handy list of the top 5 activities to do, linking you to our most informative articles of how to enjoy each activity like an expert Parisian INSIDR.
What to do in Paris in One Day #1
DISCOVER YOUR INNER FOODIE
If you are a die-hard foodie asking yourself what to do (what to eat 😉 ) in Paris in just one day then rest assured; many consider Paris the gastronomical capital of the world, with endless restaurants, neo-bistros, modern cafés, traditional brasseries… and everything in between lining the Parisian streets, you really are spoilt for choice. However, the sheer quantity of choice, many of which are tourist traps, can make selecting a great restaurant a daunting task. But don’t fear, INSIDR is here to point you to the best eateries in the capital!
What to do in Paris in One Day #2
Shop until you drop
What to do and where to shop in Paris in one day? Whether you’re looking to vintage shop in the Marais, splash out in a designer store, refresh your wardrobe from Galeries Lafayette, grocery shop at a traditional French market, or stop by a well stocked para-pharmacie like Pharmacie Monge for beauty products, Paris has it all! Take a look at our top articles to help the shopaholics amongst you find exactly what you’re looking for across one devilishly fun day of shopping in Paris!
What to do in Paris in One Day #3
Gaze at the view
The Parisian landscape is a familiar one, from the silhouette of the Eiffel Tower, to the golden dome of Invalides, it’s an aesthetically pleasing city to enjoy gazing at. INSIDR has the local knowledge of where you can perch yourself to find the best views of the city…
What to do in Paris in One Day #4
Paris is built on an incredibly rich artistic and historical culture. With around 130 museums and hundreds of art galleries, seeing all of them in just one day in Paris might be a stretch, but your visit is the perfect chance to discover more of French culture.
What to do in Paris in One Day #5
Whether it’s a weekend apéro with your significant other, or a weekday coffee date with a friend, Paris is a sociable city, full of the opportunities for rencontres. Check out INSIDR’s suggestions for places you can be a social butterfly whilst in Paris.