Enjoying Paris on a warm and sunny day is an incredible experience. It is the best time for engaging in outdoor activities as the days will be long and nights will be languorous. The city becomes active in summer with a lot of festivals. The spectacular gardens and public places in Paris will be hosting different cultural events and exhibitions. It ranges from art exhibitions to musical concerts.
Summer is a great time for planning your private tours Paris as you will be able to explore the soul of this city when the days are pleasant and the nights are alluring. Following are some wonderful activities that will help you to make your private tours Paris a memorable experience.
Picnic in the Parks
Paris has a lot of parks ranging from small and elegant ones to huge and glorious ones. Each park has to offer its own charm and distinct characteristics. Picnicking on these parks along with your friends and family on a pleasant day will be an awesome experience, especially when the parks host some special summer events.
Reading a book under a tree or taking a nap on a bench in the park will help you to have some relaxation in the midst of exploring Paris. The parks are ideal for children also as they can freely run around according to their like along with their peers.
Watch a movie in the open air
During the summer days, Paris hosts the prestigious Cinema en Plein Air festival that will last for an entire month. This festival screens a large number of French as well as international films. The entry for this festival is free. It attracts a lot of people who love to watch movies. It features both newly released movies and classics.
This summer tradition attracts a large number of spectators from all over the world where they can enjoy some wonderful films under cool and clear Paris sky. The movies will begin at nightfall and you will be able to get deck chairs and blankets for rent so that you can enjoy the films conveniently.
Enjoy some classical music
It will be a delightful experience for you to enjoy outdoor classical music during your private tours Paris. The Classique au Vert festival is held every year during the summer days. If you are a fan of classical music, this will be one of the most exciting experiences you will get in Paris. Therefore, book your private tours Paris tickets in advance so that you can be a part of this special event.
The festival attracts musicians and spectators from all the countries across the world. Along with enjoying the pure classical music you can also hear the blend of classics with other forms too. The festival will last for almost a month. There will be different themes for each weekend which makes the festival even more interesting. You will get the admissions for attending the concerts for a small rate which is really nominal considering the great talents you will meet here.
Take a cruise on the Seine
This is one of the romantic and thrilling ways for exploring Paris. Enjoy a boat trip on the Seine, which is a famous river in Paris. You can enjoy the wonderful monuments and beautiful bridges of this city in close proximity during your boat ride. There will be a large number of boats for you to choose from. Paris will look even more stunning when it is viewed from the magnificent Seine.
You can go on a whole day boat ride which will take you to some famous landmarks in Paris. The stops for this boat ride include Eiffel Tower, Louvre, Musee d’Orsay, Notre Dame, etc. You will be able to cover most of the famous monuments, museums and other buildings in Paris during this trip.
Attend the carnival in the Tuileries Gardens
The Tuileries Gardens will host carnivals in the summer. Carnivals give energy and life to the city. These fun-filled carnivals are a great way for you to forget your stress and tension and enjoy your time in Paris to the fullest. There will be different games and rides in these carnivals that will excite both adults and children alike. Some of the famous rides include Ferris wheel and the amazing French double-decker carousel.
Another specialty of these carnivals is that you will be able to enjoy some traditional and delicious French foods here, like the yummy waffles, crepes and mouth-watering cotton candy. Entry for the carnival is free and the visitors will have to pay separately for each ride.
Enjoy some street shopping
There are a lot of shops in Paris situated on the streets where you can buy anything and everything you need. Shop in these streets until your feet hurts. The shops will have different price ranges that will fit everyone’s budget. Grab some gifts for your loved ones during the shopping that will make them feel special.