The Moulin Rouge is the number one show in Paris, if not the whole of Europe. No wonder it sells out quickly! Don't miss your chance to see the world-renowned showgirls and French Cancan dancers strut their stuff on the Moulin Rouge's historic stage.
Paris The Jardin des Plantes
Fancy a day of culture and a picnic in the middle along the banks of the river Seine? Here are some facts about the Jardin des Plantes Paris that you may find useful.
For those of you who wonder what to do in Paris with kids, this is the place for you! Jardin des Plantes is a 28 hector botanical garden and is home to the Muséum National d’Histoire Naturelle, otherwise known as the Natural History Museum. The museum includes four galleries: the Big Evolution Gallery, the Mineralogy Museum, the Paleontology Museum and the Entomology Museum. The garden also has a small zoo and a botanical school.
Get to know the Jardin des Plantes in Paris
The Jardin des Plantes Paris area is great for your Paris sightseeing experience, nearby you will find two natural islands of Paris which are home to the famous Notre-Dame Cathedral, the Conciergerie and Sainte Chapelle. Check out our other video guides for more information about places to visit in Paris.
There are plenty of things to do in Paris, one of the best ways to explore them is by foot, as many of the attractions are close to each other and due to parking restrictions in many of the locations it is advisable to skip the convenience of driving and either take the Paris public transport or put on some comfortable walking shoes and stroll the beautiful streets of Paris.
Another great way to get around Paris and probably the most efficient is the hop on hop off bus pass, which will take you around most of the major Paris tourist attractions allowing you to hop on and off as much as you please, saving you both time and money. Many tourists come to Paris and try to see as much as they can in the least amount of time possible. This way they waste a lot of energy and not in the right places.
From our experience it is best to plan ahead, buy tickets in advance and avoid disappointment from not seeing half of what you originally planned.
Discover the joy of sightseeing with the Paris Pass, which gives you free entry to the best attractions Paris has to offer. Save time as you skip the queues with fast track entry at many attractions, including the Louvre and Musée d'Orsay, and take advantage of special offers at various Paris restaurants and shops.
Experience the grandeur of Versailles Palace and Gardens on a small group tour from Paris. With a maximum of only eight per group, this small group trip to Versailles ensures a more intimate experience. Hotel pickup from centrally located Paris hotels is included, taking all the guess work out of your trip. You can choose from a half-day tour (independent tour), either in the morning or afternoon, or a full-day tour (guided tour). On both the half-day and full-day tours you'll also be able to wander around the garden's groves and pools. If you visit Versailles on a Saturday or Sunday during April to October, you can see the famous fountain show in the gardens. The display is accompanied by music composed at the time of Louis XIV's court.
Don't waste time waiting in queues -- take a Louvre Museum prioritized guided tour. Make a booking and jump the queue to make the most of your limited time inside the world's largest museum. After your guided tour, you can stay on if you want to and continue exploring the Louvre Museum at your leisure.
See more than Paris and take a day trip to Monet's garden at Giverny and Louis XIV's palace of Versailles. The full-day tour combines the two most popular excursions from Paris in one trip. You'll explore France's royal history at the incomparably grand Versailles palace and see the gardens that inspired so many of Claude Monet's masterpieces at Giverny.