One Day in Paris : What To Do (Itinerary)

Although the city is inundated with international cultures and foreign residents, Paris maintains its Frenchness from top to bottom for the taste of travelers. Probably, that’s the reason I feel, makes this city under a “wanna be” destinations of all. I mean, can you imagine a Europe trip without vising Paris? Actually not ! The place is incredibly romantic and and Paris makes sure that travelers falls in love with the place at one glance. So, how is it like to visit a PARIS in a Day?  Here’s a quick one day itinerary to Paris what to do in Paris in a day.

So here I go:  One Day Itinerary I followed on my tour

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paris One day Itinerary
Paris One day Itinerary

I started my tour at 9 in morning.

The Sacré-Cœur:

Address: 35 Rue du Chevalier de la Barre, 75018 Paris, France.

Also known as The Basilica of the Sacred Heart of Paris, this place is open between 8:30 – 18:30. I chose to see it first as  it was pretty much nearer to my stay at hotel.

Time Spent: 2 hours

I took a cab to reach Louvre Pyramid which was around 4.7 km away from the basilica. I reached there at around 11:15 AM.

Sacré-Cœur paris Itinerary
The Basilica of the Sacred Heart of Paris

Louvre Pyramid & Museum

Address: Musée du Louvre, 75001 Paris, France

A pyramid built of metal and glass is a passageway to Louvre Museum.  I took a combined ticket of 16 Euros to see this place.

Just a kilometer away is Musee d orsay. I chose to walk.

Louvre in paris
Louvre in paris

Read more: When to visit Paris

Musee d orsay: 

Address: 5 Quai Anatole France, 75007 Paris, France.

Time Spent: 4 hours

Ticket Price: 9 Euros

FYI: Closing time on Thursdays 9.45pm which otherwise is 6:30pm.  Cameras and Backpacks are not permitted here.

Musee d orsay
Musee d orsay

Notre Dame Cathedral:

Around 5 kms from Musee d Orsay, it is advisable to take a cab and reach Notre Dame Cathedral.

Address: 6 Parvis Notre-Dame, Parvis Notre-Dame – place Jean-Paul-II, 75004 Paris, France.

Good News: Free entry for cathedral. Picnics allowed.

Time to spend: 2 hours

Ticket price: 8.50 Euro

6 kms away from this cathedral is Arc de Triomphe.

Notre Dame Cathedral
Notre Dame Cathedral

 Arc de Triomphe:

Address: Charles de Gaulle, 75008 Paris, France.

Ticket price: Adults- 8 €; Students (18 to 25 )- 5 €; Groups (from 20 adults)- 6,20 €; Free for children and students up to Age 17. Make sure you visit this place when you have some energy to climb.

 Arc de Triomphe
Arc de Triomphe

If you guys are thinking I am missing Eiffel tower, you are wrong. A day in Paris is incomplete without visiting Eiffel Tower. I chose to visit it in the night as i had already seen it during daylight have always been stunned to look at the scintillating tower pictures of night.

Cross 4 kms to reach Face of Paris – Eiffel tower.

Eiffel tower:

Address: Champ de Mars, 5 Avenue Anatole France, 75007 Paris, France.

FYI: Picnic on the lawns is recommended over the restaurants unless you are a on spendthrift. Couples are encouraged to take lifts and have a time of their lifetime over a wine.

Time to spend: 3 hours

Eiffel Tower
Eiffel Tower

If you at all want to try out this list of attractions, let me know. I can be available to let you know more about Paris and its attractions.

Till then.. Have a gala time on your voyage to Paris.

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