Discover THE Parisian high spot : the Great Champs-Elysées... with its shops, restaurants and hotels, you will not get bored!
The Champs Elysées : Only the Champs Elysees section from the "Place de la Concorde" to the "Grand Palais" deserves its nickname of "most beautiful avenue in the world". The rest of the avenue is lined with shops and restaurants. Try the side streets. Do not forget to visit the Arc de Triomphe at the top of the avenue, built in the mid-eighteenth century to commemorate Napoleon's victories. Admission is €6, free for children under 12 years. Hours: 9:30 a.m. to 11:00 p.m. daily from April to October, and 10:00 am. to 11:00 pm. every day from November to March.
The Invalides : the construction of the hospice began in 1671 by the order of Louis XIV, who wanted to house indigent soldiers and seriously wounded French military veterans. The initial work was quickly completed, but a church was added soon after. The work took a total of thirty years! You can visit the church, several museums and the tomb of Napoleon I, whose body was brought back from St. Helena island in 1830. The admission fee is 6 euros, but is free for children under 12. Open from October to March - from 10:00 am to 4:45 pm and from April to September from 10:00 am to 5:45 pm.