Paris in 8 Days Itinerary – What to do in Paris

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Paris is a pedestrian-friendly city. This itinerary will help you plan your day around the walkable attractions.

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Here are the essential attractions included in the Paris itinerary:

1. Musée d’Orsay
2. Musée Rodin
3. Dôme des Invalides/Napoleon’s Tomb and Musée de l’Armée
4. Eglise St-Sulpice and Rue Saint-Sulpice
5. Jardin du Luxembourg
6. Cluny, the national museum of medieval France
7. Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris
8. Sainte-Chapelle
9. Musée Nissim de Camondo
10. Arc de Triomphe and Avenue des Champs-Élysées
11. Pont Alexandre III
12. Châteaux de Versailles et de Trianon
13. Musée du Louvre
14. Rue Férou: Le Bateau ivre (“The Drunken Boat”) (Rimbaud’s poem on a wall)
15. Le Panthéon
16. Centre Pompidou
17. Paroisse Saint-Germain-des-Prés
18. Boulevard Saint-Germain
19. Place de la Concorde
20. Musée de l’Orangerie
21. Jardin des Tuileries
22. Pont des Arts (Lovers’ Bridge)
23. Shakespeare & Company
24. Catacombs in Montparnasse
25. Musée Marmottan Monet
26. Musée d’Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris
27. Eiffel Tower
28. Musée de la Vie romantique
29. Cimetière de Montmartre
30. Rue des Abbesses and Place de Tertre
31. Saint Pierre de Montmartre
32. Sacré-Cœur

Feel free to skip Maison de Victor Hugo (overpriced attraction), Musée Carnavalet (less than a handful of masterpieces to see), iconic Café de Flore and Les Deux Magots although they’re listed on most travel guides (unless you like overpriced coffee).