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What to See and Do During the Winter in Paris?

Christian says: - I love organising travels for Australians going to France and Paris in Winter
- It is such a contrast of lifestyle and customs news experience. The Food with winter specialties and delcacies, the type clothes to wear, the weather, the indoor living, the decorations in the shops and the multitude of unusual attractions and thinks to see and do...  


Despite appearances, there's plenty to do during your winter trip to the elegant capital.

  • Winter holiday lights and decorations in Paris: Each year, the city is illuminated with cheerful holiday decorations and lights in several districts across the capital, and department store windows are a special treat for the whole family. 
  • Celebrating Christmas in Paris: Why not spend this festive occasion in the French capital? There's plenty to see and do to keep the spirit of the holiday season alive and kicking throughout your stay. 
  • Traditional French Christmas Markets: Each year, Alsatian-style wooden lodges pop up in several locations around the city. Sip mulled wine; browse stands selling traditional food, crafts, and toys, and find some authentic holiday gifts for friends and family. 
  • Celebrate the New Year in Paris: From fireworks to champagne and parades on the Champs-Elysées, there's good reason why so many people choose Paris to bring in a brand new year. Find out whether it might be the perfect year-end destination for you. 
  • Celebrating Valentine's Day in Paris: Come February, Paris is generally cold and quiet-- but can still offer a subtly romantic backdrop for couples on this special occasion. 
  • Take Part in Chinese New Year Celebrations in Paris: In January and February every year, festive, colourful celebrations for the Chinese New Year take several districts by storm in the French capital. Learn how to best enjoy this interesting cultural tradition, from attending parades to sampling some excellent local Chinese cuisine.
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