Sightseeing route in Paris (Montmartre and the route from Opera to Marais)

Paris

【City description】

It is the capital in France. Because there are so many sightseeing spots, we made 3 tour routes. In this route, we go to Montmartre area at first. Then, we visit the Opera and Marais are. The goal is Bastille. We visit also some shopping arcades “Passages” on the route.

【Overall rating】

 ★★★★★

【Time required】

 8 h 30

【Budget】

 31.80 euros (if you don’t have the Paris Museum Pass)

Fatigue】

 ★★★★★

【Sightseeing route】



【Start】

①Anvers station

It’s a subway station of the line 2.

★Go to Steinkerque St as far as Saint Pierre Square. It takes 5 minutes by walk.



②Funicular

 Funiculaire – Gare Basse

Time required: 15 min / Admission fee: 1.90 euros (the ticket which you used for the subway is available)

Go up to the hill with the funicular.

③Sacré-Cœur

Time required: 60 min / Admission fee: 0 euro (the price for the tower is 5 euros)

Opening hour: 6 am- 10 h 30 pm

Close: No

★Go to the street in front of the Sacré-Cœur for 5 minutes.



④Tertre Square

 Place du Tertre

所要時間:15分 費用:0€

Time required: 15 min / Admission fee: 0 euro

★Go back to Anvers subway station. Take a train and change the line at Pigalle station to go to Montparnasse (line 12). Then, change the line at St-Lazarre station bound for Gallieni.



⑤Havre-Caumartin station

Get off at this station.

★The exit is by the department store Printemps. Go to Haussmann Boulevard.



⑥Galeries Lafayette

Time required: 30 min / Admission fee: 0 euro

Opening hour: 9 h 30 am- 8 h 30 pm (11 am – 8 pm on Sunday)

Close: No

★Go to Opera House from Galeries Lafayette. The visit entrance is on Scribe St.



⑦Opera Garnier

 Palais Garnier

Time required: 60 min / Admission fee: 14 euros

Opening hour: 10 am- 4 h 30 pm

Close: 1/1, 5/1, etc.

You should check the schedule on the web site before the visit.

https://www.operadeparis.fr/en

★Go to Opera Square and go to 4 September St. When you arrive at the stairs of a subway station, go to Choiseul St. Then entrance is at the end of the street. It takes 10 minutes by walk.



⑧Choiseul Passage

 Passage Choiseul

Time required: 15 min / Admission fee: 0 euro

★When you go out from the passage, turn left in Petit Champs St. The next entrance of the passage is between restaurants. It takes 5 minutes by walk.



⑨Vivienne Gallery

 Galerie Vivienne

Time required: 15 min / Admission fee: 0 euro

★Return the street a bit and turn left at the first crossroad.



⑩Royal Palace Garden

 Jardin du Palais Royal

Time required: 20 min / Admission fee: 0 euro

Opening hour: 8 am- 8 h 30 pm

Close: No

★When you go out from the garden, turn left in Saint-Honoré St. turn left to go to Valois St and turn right to go to Montesquieu St. The entrance of the next passage is at the end of the street. It takes 10 minutes by walk.



⑪Véro-Dodat Gallery

 Galerie Véro-Dodat

Time required: 10 min / Admission fee: 0 euro

★When you go out from the passage, turn right. Then, turn left at the end to go straight on Saint-Honoré St. When you arrive a Joachim du Bellay Square, go to Berger St. It takes 15 minutes by walk.



⑫Pompidou Center

 Le Centre Pompidou

Time required: 90 min / Admission fee: 14 euros (Paris Museum Pass is available)

Opening hour: 11 am- 9 pm

Close: Tuesday, 5/1

【Paris Museum Pass】
If you buy PMP, you can enter over 50 museums and monuments in Paris and in the region for free. In addition, you needn’t wait in line to buy a ticket. The price depends on the dates of PMP. So, we recommend you to buy the PMP at the beginning of the stay.
https://www.parismuseumpass.fr/t-en

★Go to Saint-Merri St beside Pompidou Center by the end and turn left. You’ll find a pedestrian road on your right hand immediately. It takes 10 minutes.



⑬Rosiers Street

 Rue des Rosiers

Time required: 20 min / Admission fee: 0 euro

It’s Marais area.

★Go ahead the street by the end and turn left. Then, turn right at the first crossroad. It takes 10 minutes by walk.



⑭Vosges Square

 Place des Vosges

Time required: 15 min / Admission fee: 0 euro

★Continue to go on Pas de la Mule St beside the square as far as Richard-Lenoir Boulevard and turn right. It takes 5 minutes by walk.



⑮Bastille Square

 Place de la Bastille

Time required: 20 min / Admission fee: 0 euro

★Take a subway in the square to go to the hotel.



【Goal】

Bastille station

It’s the station for the line 1, 5 and 8.

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