10 great reasons to visit Paris this summer
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To help you make the most of your summer in Paris, the Hotel Auteuil Tour Eiffel has some excellent recommendations for you... 10 of them, in fact, to add to your Parisian summer pleasure!
1) Cruises on the Seine; see Paris from the water!
Summer is the perfect time for a cruise on the capital’s iconic waterway. Embark on a bateau mouche and Paris is yours! By day or night, you can (re) discover the Orsay Museum, Notre Dame Cathedral or the essential Eiffel Tower. Take advantage of our special offer which, in addition to an unforgettable cruise, includes your preferred room, breakfast and a welcome drink in our Lounge Bar. Book here without further delay !
2) Drinks on the most beautiful rooftops
Exceptional rooftop relaxation experiences are available to you throughout the capital. Stunning views over Paris, unique atmosphere, pop-up terraces open just for summer... what more could you ask when in need of a little refreshment?
3) Great gourmet ice cream
In Paris, the glaciers compete to offer you original and innovative concepts and flavours. Check out Le Bac à Glaces and its hundreds of varieties, Monsieur Benjamin and its ice cream rolls made as you watch, La Tropicale and its creative approach to flavours ... Pure indulgence has never been so much fun!
4) Fun-filled outdoor cinema sessions
Open air movie screenings take place all through the summer until September in various locations throughout the capital. Foremost among these al fresco celebrations of the 7th art is the Cinéma en Plein Air de La Villette! Film buffs take note!
5) Relaxation on Paris beaches
Paris Plages (Paris Beaches) is back! This annual celebration of beach resort culture runs until September 2nd. There’s no sand again this year, but all the other facilities you would expect are here, including sunbeds, mist sprays, refreshments, ice cream, entertainment, sports and games ... Seaside ambiance guaranteed!
6) Walks in the most beautiful parks ... along with a picnic
Paris has wonderful public parks and gardens... The Parc André Citroën is located near the hotel and is perfect for a picnic, a stroll in the sun or a nap at the end of the afternoon... Don't forget to also enjoy a balloon ride in the air to admire Paris! In each corner of the capital, gardens are havens of peace. Romantic like the Parc Monceau, as quiet as the Jardin du Panthéon Bouddhique, or chic like the Jardin du Tuileries !
7) Refreshing museum visits...
Summer in Paris is hot! But we have a cool solution for you; a cultural getaway in the museums of the capital. In their cool halls you’ll enjoy magnificent collections and temporary exhibitions. The Louvre, Musée d'Orsay, Grand Palais, Musée Picasso, Musée Grévin... you'll be spoiled for choice!
8) Sun-kissed terraces...
Want to bask in the sun? Soak up the rays on terraces on the banks of the Seine, including Maison Maison or La Démesure sur Seine, the Marcello terrace in Saint-Germain des Prés or the terraces of the Marais ... You’ll not want to leave!
9) The Jardin des Tuileries funfair...
A Ferris Wheel, carrousel, dodgems, ghost train, candy floss, toffee apples, games of luck and chance... you’ll find them all at the Fête Foraine des Tuileries, a traditional-style funfair! Laughter, thrills and sticky treats for all the family.
10) But actually...
That’s ten reasons, but there is a thousand more. You will never be bored in the most beautiful city in the world! Book your room at the Hotel Auteuil Tour Eiffel today and ensure chic and family-friendly accommodation for your summer stay. To make sure you don't miss anything, take advantage of our Long Stay offer: 25% discount for stays of 3 days or more, it's here!