What to do in Paris when it’s raining?


sad to say but, spring or summer, the sun is not guaranteed in Paris. You can try your best to come at the right time of the year and the weather might not be what you expected. Thankfully we always find a solution here and in that case it’s very easy. Get inside! Don’t let the forecast dictate your trip, especially with a city like Paris who offers plenty of indoor activities. Let’s see some suggestions together:

                            1. Museums and Galleries

As you already know, visiting Europe, especially Paris, goes with history.

Museums are countless from the biggest and most famous to the small ones but all have their own particularities.

   – Louvre Museum: Explore the vast collection of art and historical artifacts.

   – Musée d’Orsay: Admire Impressionist masterpieces in a beautiful former railway station.

   – Centre Pompidou: Experience modern and contemporary art.
   – Victor Hugo’s house: visit the house where he lived and wrote some of his most famous books.
   – Carnavalet museum: free museum about Parks history from prehistory to nowadays.

2. Historic Sites

We are very lucky to live in a city where historic sites are part of our lives. We can see them everyday on our daily routine. it’s part of the beauty of Paris.
– Notre-Dame Cathedral: Although reconstruction is ongoing, the nearby crypt is open for visitors.
– Sainte-Chapelle: Marvel at the stunning stained glass windows.
– Montmartre: explore its tiny streets, cafes, restaurants and visit the Sacré-Coeur basilica
Montorgueil area and its many wonderful pedestrian streets

3. Shopping

Why going to the city of fashion if you don’t go shopping? Especially if it’s running!
– Galeries Lafayette and Printemps: Luxury department stores with beautiful architecture.
– Le Bon Marché: One of the oldest department stores in Paris.

– La samaritaine: one of the best luxury shopping mall of Paris.

4. Cafés and restaurants

Just pretend you are a Parisian for a couple of hours by sitting at your favorite terrace and have some drinks / snacks or even by eating on a terrace.
– Enjoy a leisurely meal or coffee at a classic Parisian café, such as Café de Flore or Les Deux Magots.

5. Covered passages

– Explore the charming covered passages like Passage des Panoramas or Galerie Vivienne, which house boutiques, antique shops, and cafés in architectures you won’t see anywhere else.

6. Opera and theaters

– Catch a performance at the Opéra Garnier or enjoy a play at one of Paris’s many theaters.

7. Libraries

– Spend time in the beautiful
Bibliothèque Sainte-Geneviève or Bibliothèque Mazarine.
Paris has countless activities to offer allowing you not to worry about the rain. Changing plans is part of travelling and in a city like Paris the good thing is you will always find something to do no matter the weather. just stay positive and enjoy the city of lights in it’s many forms.

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If you need a luxury airport transfer service from CDG, Orly or Le Bourget to Paris, we are the right choice for you.

We provide E-Class, S-Class and V-Class Mercedes Benz with English speaking chauffeurs.

Our vehicles are non smoking and clean.

Meet and greet is always included, we will be waiting for you at the arrivals with your name displayed on a tablet.

With almost 10 years of business, we are experienced in VIP and corporate transportation but not only.

We also provide some of the best city tours, helping you by providing our personal recommendations on where to eat, what to see etc…

Our S-Class are extremely comfy and so appreciated for long distance transfer to places like Giverny, Normandie, the D-Day beaches, champagne region, Reims, Epernay, the Loire Valley castles, chateau de Chambord, Amboise and much more.

If you need to hire a car for the Day in Paris to do your shopping, book an hourly service and enjoy the comfort of our vehicles. Your purchases will be safe in the car with the chauffeur, helping you to go from a shop to an other without the burden of carrying all the bags. We will drive you to the most luxurious mall like : La samaritaine, le bon marché, Galeries Lafayette and La Vallée village just next to Disneyland Paris.

Paris by LS offers luxury car rental services with driver. We provide Mercedes E, S and V-Class and are available 24/7 on booking.

We adapt to your request and can accompany you during your events such as: weddings, wedding anniversaries, baptisms, bachelor/bachelorette parties, professional events, seminars, funerals, fashion shows, seminars or any other event of your choice.

We also offer airport/station transfers, CDG, Orly, Le Bourget transfers, city transfers, transfers to Marne-la-Vallée, La Vallée Village, Disneyland Paris and hourly rental with driver.

Contact us to book your city tour with a private chauffeur, we will take you to the best places of Paris and it’s region. 

If you wish, we can also drive you over long distances to visit the most beautiful regions of France.

Book your tourist excursions to Normandy, Champagne, the Loire Valley castles, Deauville, Honfleur, the house of Claude Monet Giverny, Mont-Saint-Michel, Epernay, Reims, Beaune in burgundy and even our neighboring countries like the Netherlands Amsterdam, Switzerland Geneva or Belgium Brussels.

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