It is the capital in France. Because there are so many sightseeing spots, we made 3 tour routes. In this route, we begin the sightseeing at the Arc de Triomphe. Then, we walk on the Champs-Elysées Avenue to go to the Louvre Museum. The route is simple but there many sites on the way.
8 h ～
36 euros (if you dont’s have the Paris Museum Pass）
Charles de Gaulle Étoile Station
It’s the subway station of the line 1, 2 and 6. It’s also the RER station of the line A.
★To visit the Arc de Triomphe, it is necessary to go down the stairs.
①Arc de Triomphe
Time required: 60 min / Admission fee: 12 euros (Paris Museum Pass is available)
Opening hour: 10 am- 10h 30 pm
Close: national holidays
【Paris Museum Pass (PMP)】
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.
★Go to Champs-Elysées Avenue.
Time required: 30 min / Admission fee: 0 euro
★Go straight the avenue and turn right when you arrive at Clemenceau Square.
Time required: 60 min / Admission fee: it depends on the exposition
Opening hour: 10 am- 8 pm (until 10 pm on Wednesday)
Close: Tuesday, national holidays, the period without exposition
★Go to another palais in front of the Grand Palais.
Time required: 90 min / Admission fee: 0 euro (the exposition is not free)
Opening hour: 10 am- 6 pm
★Continue to walk on Champs-Elysées Avenue for 5 minutes.
Place de la Concorde
Time required: 10 min / Admission fee: 0 euro
Jardin des Tuileries
Time required: 20 min / Admission fee: 0 euro
★Go to a building on the right hand from the garden’s entrance.
Musée de l’Orangerie
Time required: 40 min / Admission fee: 9 euros (Paris Museum Pass is available)
Opening hour: 9 am- 6 pm
★Walk in the garden.
⑧Arc de Triomphe du Carrousel
Time required: 5 min / Admission fee: 0 euro
★Go out from the garden.
Musée du Louvre
Time required: 3 h / Admission fee: 15 euros (Paris Museum Pass is available)
Opening hour: 9 am- 6 pm (until 9 h 45 on Wednesday)
You should buy a ticket in Internet before the visit. In particulier, if you have Paris Museum Pass, you need reserve a special ticket with the visit hour in the site.
★When you finish the visit, turn right at the exit. Then, turn right at Rivoli St as far as Palais Royal Square.
Palais Royal Louvre Museum station
Palais Royal Musée du Louvre
It’s the subway station of the line 1 and 7.