Districts of Paris
The districts of Paris are clearly visible on the city map - they are represented by 20 administrative districts. Parisian districts include Louvre, Temple, Burs, Pantheon, Hotel de Ville, Saint-Germain, Elise, Luxembourg, Palais Bourbon, Gare du Nord, Opera, Tapestry, Vaugirard, Observatoire, Buttes-Chaumont, Passy, Montmartre, etc..
Description and attractions of the main areas
- Louvre: this area occupies the Ile de la Cité and its surroundings, and invites guests to go on an excursion, during which they will be able to visit the Louvre, see the Conciergerie Palace and Sainte-Chapelle, see the legendary Notre Dame de Paris, walk across the Pont Pont The nave, the Orfevre promenade and the Tuileries garden. When it comes to shopping, then quench “fashion hunger” can be on Rivoli street.
- Hotel de Ville: since the area is rich in museums interested in cultural relaxation, you can visit the museums of Picasso, the history of Paris, French art of the 18th century, hunting and nature, plumbing, the European Museum of Photography. This area is also popular thanks to the Saint-Jacques tower. The 4th arrondissement also includes the isle of Saint-Louis..
- Champs Elysees: This area is home to the Arc de Triomphe, Parc Monceau, Elysee Palace, Madeleine Church, Grand and Small Royal Palaces, Pont Alexandre III, Place de la Concorde and the Star.
- Passy: invites guests to visit the Bois de Boulogne, the zoo, the Jardind amusement park’Acclimatation, Maritime Museum and Monuments Museums, Radio, Claude Monet, Palais de Chaillot. In addition, it is recommended to walk around Trocadero Square - the park of the same name and the Cineaqua aquarium deserve the attention of the guests (its 43 pools are home to 9000 fish, as well as crustaceans, corals and starfish, about whose life you can watch a movie in one of the cinemas).
- Montmartre: Travelers can admire the streets and alleys by taking the funicular to the top of the Montmartre hill. The area invites you to focus on the Sacre Coeur Basilica, a cabaret “Moulin rouge” (guests are entertained with a performance “Extravaganza”, which is attended by dancers, magicians, acrobats), the Dali Museum.
Where to stay for tourists?
If you decide to stay in the center of Paris, then you should prepare for the fact that the most expensive hotels are located there. Do you want to live in a hotel in a prestigious area without being confused by the high cost of living? Book a hotel in the 8th arrondissement (Champs Elysees).
Tourists whose purpose of coming to Paris is to immerse themselves in the nightlife of the city with its noisy parties that lasts until late can stay in hotels in the vibrant 11th arrondissement (Popincourt district).
Travelers on a budget should pay attention to hotels located in 9 (Opera district), 5 (Pantheon district) and 6 (Montparnasse) arrondissements..
And families with children can pay attention to the 15 (Vaugirard) and 16 (Passy) districts, where the infrastructure is well developed and there are not very many emigrants..