Sightseeing in Paris

Get your camera ready. All the main attractions, according to local Airbnb hosts.

Locals’ favourite places

1. Eiffel Tower
5 Avenue Anatole France
1640local recommendations
Jimmy says “Visiting the iconic symbol of Paris usually ranks as the number one thing to do for most tourists. T...” ·
2. Sacré-Cœur
35 Rue du Chevalier de la Barre
1485local recommendations
Nader says “The Basilica of the Sacred Heart of Paris, commonly known as Sacré-Cœur Basilica and often simply Sa...” ·
3. Champs-Élysées
805local recommendations
Mohamed says “Make no mistake: the Champs-Élysées, while ceding some of its elegance in recent times, remains the ...” ·
4. Père Lachaise Cemetery
16 Rue du Repos
1026local recommendations
Jean says “Père Lachaise cemetery in Paris is probably one of the greatest collections of (dead) human talent i...” ·
5. Le Marais
617local recommendations
Ingrid says “At the heart of the city, the Marais embodies both the charm of old times and the modernity of the m...” ·
6. Montmartre
908local recommendations
Sabe says “Nice area (shops, bars, restaurants and parks). Everything is at walking distance : Sacré Coeur, Mou...” ·
7. Arc de Triomphe
Place Charles de Gaulle
738local recommendations
Diane says “Arc de Triomphe, Place de l'Etoile is a main historic sight. Climbing at the top of the Arc de triom...” ·
8. Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris
6 Parvis Notre-Dame - Pl. Jean-Paul II
701local recommendations
Jimmy says “No trip to Paris could be complete without a visit to the world famous Notre Dame cathedral. Standin...” ·
9. Place des Vosges
Place des Vosges
618local recommendations
Quentin Et Raphaëlle
Quentin Et Raphaëlle says “A beautiful place between the Marais and Bastille. Originally known as the Place Royale, the Place d...” ·
10. Rue Montorgueil
Rue Montorgueil
318local recommendations
Nathalie says “Rue Montorgueil is a street lined with restaurants, cafés, bakeries, fish stores, cheese shops, wine...” ·
11. Rue Mouffetard
Rue Mouffetard
271local recommendations
Bertrand says “Very nice street full of cheap bars BUT better not have diner there (bad and expensive).You have the...” ·
12. Notre Dame
482local recommendations
Boris says “The cathedral is widely considered to be one of the finest examples of French Gothic architecture, a...” ·
13. Bastille
465local recommendations
Nelly says “Famous around the July Column, Place de la Bastille is the hub of meetings and stories. The great hi...” ·
14. Rue des Martyrs
Rue des Martyrs
213local recommendations
Grégoire & Robert
Grégoire & Robert says “This is the best shopping street for food in the neighborhood. Open on Sunday mornings, when they cl...” ·
15. Panthéon
Place du Panthéon
336local recommendations
Boris says “The Panthéon was originally built as a church dedicated to St. Genevieve but, after many changes, no...” ·
16. Terrass'' Hôtel
12-14 Rue Joseph de Maistre
97local recommendations
Veronica says “You *must* go here! Amazing view over paris (Eiffel Tower!), on the top floor of a local hotel. Food...” ·
17. Rue des Abbesses
Rue des Abbesses
180local recommendations
Leo says “> Hidden at the back of a wine cellar in Montmartre > The real star here: the wine! > It's cool an...” ·
18. Pigalle
230local recommendations
Marcello says “Place Pigalle, and the boulevard that goes showing 'spices' and various places (like the Musée de l'...” ·
19. Palace of Versailles
320local recommendations
Ekaterina says “The château is one of the most beautiful achievements of 18th-century French art. Each of the three ...” ·
20. Saint-Germain-des-Prés
209local recommendations
Daniel says “Home to a number of famous cafés, such as Les Deux Magots and Café de Flore, the Saint-Germain-des-P...” ·
21. Catacombs of Paris
1 Avenue du Colonel Henri Rol-Tanguy
315local recommendations
Margot says “The Catacombs of Paris are underground ossuaries, which hold the remains of about six million people...” ·
22. Rue Oberkampf
Rue Oberkampf
155local recommendations
Ludwig says “Bar/Restaurant well known in this street as one of the oldest around. It kept its old nice bistrot ...” ·
23. Montparnasse Tower
33 Avenue du Maine
293local recommendations
Émeline says “Skyscraper with its terrace 210m high, spectacular 360° vue. District of the famous brasseries: Le S...” ·
24. Place du Tertre
Place du Tertre
263local recommendations
Jay says “over the world for its painters, portraitists and terraces, the old town square of Montmartre welcom...” ·
25. Butte-aux-Cailles
181local recommendations
Frank says “Small village in Paris on a mound, you can stroll among the houses which are the memory of old Paris...” ·
26. La Défense
163local recommendations
Maya says “Main metro /RER and bus station Coffees Restaurants Kid-friendly Sightseeing Stores + Mall Les 4 Te...” ·
27. Île Saint-Louis
219local recommendations
Patrik + Gabrielle
Patrik + Gabrielle says “This is a great place to walk around when the weather is nice. You can picnic on by the Seine river ...” ·
28. Place de la Concorde
239local recommendations
Jimmy says “At the east end of the Champs-Elysées is Place de la Concorde, the largest square in Paris with fant...” ·
29. Trocadéro
229local recommendations
Irina says “Trocadéro's site overlooks the Seine, opposite the Eiffel tower. It includes the Palais de Chaillot,...” ·
30. rue de Lévis
Rue de Lévis
115local recommendations
Rita says “The famous rue de levis is 2 minutes walking - A perfect spot to enjoy a sunday brunch” ·