Place Vendôme

Enter your dates to find available activities

Place Vendôme: Tours & Tickets

Place Vendôme: Our most recommended tours and activities

Discover Paris by Night in a Vintage Car with a Local

1. Discover Paris by Night in a Vintage Car with a Local

Experience the most beautiful buildings and astonishing sights of Paris at night, on a 1-hour tour by classic Citroen 2CV. An icon of the French motor industry, the idiosyncratic 2CV was built from 1948 until 1990, and sets hearts a-flutter with its instantly recognizable design. Discover why Paris is known as the City of Lights, and hear how it became the first city in Europe to begin lighting its streets with gas lamps in 1828. Your personal driver will collect you from your hotel, or any other central Paris location, and drive down the Champs Elysees, to the beautiful Arc de Triomphe. Gaze at the marvelous Eiffel Tower, even more impressive at night when it is completely lit-up in a rainbow of illuminations. Pass the Louvre, continue to Notre Dame Cathedral, Opera Garnier, Ile de la Cité, Petit et Grand Palais, and more.

Electric Bike Tour of Paris’ Hidden Gems

2. Electric Bike Tour of Paris’ Hidden Gems

There’s a lot more to Paris than just the Eiffel Tower and the Arc de Triomphe. This one-of-a-kind guided 4-hour electric bike tour will take you beyond the attractions everyone knows, to explore some of Paris’ most hidden treasures, secrets, and stories. After you pick up your electric bicycle, follow your guide through the city on a sightseeing adventure that takes you from the tranquil banks of the River Seine to the lofty vantage point of Montagne Sainte-Geneviève. Riding an electric bike is easy and fun – anytime you start to feel tired, it's easy to get a boost from the eco-friendly engine to get you over that hill. Hear new and surprising stories about Paris monuments while cruising through the historic streets of Saint-Germain-des-Près. You're sure to discover some of the city’s best romantic spots: quiet bridges, shaded parks, and trendy cafes. You can also choose to take the 3-hour evening tour to focus on the city’s striking nighttime views and lighting displays on a different route through the heart of the city.

Paris: Half-Day Electric Bike Tour

3. Paris: Half-Day Electric Bike Tour

Let the comfort and ease of an electric bike take you on an unforgettable Parisian adventure. Inside Marais, enjoy a game of Pétanque at the oldest Parisian monument. Experience student life in the Latin Quarter, sit back at the "Luco" and wander the typically Parisian side streets in the Mouffetard district. While the always busy artist cafés of Saint-Germain-des-Prés are where you can find the action, if you need a break, the Nouvelles Berges de Seine offers the peace and quiet of the riverbank. The allure of this beautiful city is there for the taking. And lucky for you, this tour makes seeing it all possible.

Romantic Paris Vintage Citroën 2CV Tour

4. Romantic Paris Vintage Citroën 2CV Tour

Experience the romantic side of Paris on an unforgettable tour, riding a vintage Citroën 2CV from the Eiffel Tower to Montmartre. Enjoy the beauty of the lovers' city with someone special on a classic Citroën 2CV. Travel back in time through the city's historic streets and let yourself be taken on an unforgettable journey to some of the French capital's most impressive and romantic spots in the city: • Montmartre • Sacré Cœur • Moulin Rouge • Pigalle • Opéra Garnier • Place Vendôme • Musée du Louvre • Place de la Concorde • Avenue des Champs-Élysées • Trocadéro • Arc de Triomphe • Tour Eiffel

Vintage 2CV tour + Cruise

5. Vintage 2CV tour + Cruise

Take a tour of the City of Lights in a vintage Citroen 2CV, followed by a leisurely cruise down the River Seine in a classic Bateaux Parisians, a traditional, glass-topped Parisian riverboat. Your personal driver will collect you from your hotel, or any other central Paris location, and drive you through the city’s lively streets in a classic Citroen 2CV. An icon of the French motor industry, the idiosyncratic 2CV was built from 1948 until 1990, and sets hearts a flutter for its instantly recognizable design. See Paris through the eyes of a real Parisian, and then prolong this sweet time right at the foot of the Eiffel Tower. Jump on one of the classic "Les Bateaux Parisians" boats, entirely glassed over and boasting a terrace at the stern and outside walkways that offer perfect panoramic views. Get a lively commentary broadcast on individual headsets in 13 languages, enriched with words and music that evokes the places and periods visited. During the combined tour, you will see many of Paris’s top attractions, from the Avenue des Champs Elysée, Place Concorde, Arc de Triomphe, and Trocadéro, to the Tour Eiffel, Les Invalides, Pont Alexandre 3, Petit et Grand Palais, Pyramide du Louvre and Opera Garnier.

Paris: Open-Top Christmas Lights Bus Tour

6. Paris: Open-Top Christmas Lights Bus Tour

Let yourself be carried away by the magic and romance of Paris from the open top of an electric green bus. Pass by Opera, Place Vendôme, Concorde, Champs Elysées, Eiffel Tower, Louvre Museum, the big department stores, and many more.  Discover the "City of Light" and immerse yourself into the Christmas spirit. Admire the city illuminated with Christmas lights and listen to an audio commentary that includes traditional Christmas songs. Share this special moment with your loved ones.

Paris: Night Bus Tour with Audioguide

7. Paris: Night Bus Tour with Audioguide

Experience the magic and romance of Paris at night from the second story of an open-top bus. Enjoy breathtaking views of the beautifully illuminated monuments and top landmarks. Capture pictures of sights like the the Moulin Rouge and the Louvre Museum while they are lit for the night. Board the bus at your selected departure time from the centrally-located Place du Carrousel square. Feel the wind in your hair as you snap pictures that are unobstructed by glass from the open-top bus. Enjoy the the Baroque and Renaissance elements of the elegant Palais Garnier opera house and the spacious the Place Vendôme and the Concorde squares. Ride down the grand the Champs Elysées avenue. Pass by the iconic Louvre Museum. Marvel at the imposing Notre Dame cathedral. See the red windmill of the Moulin Rouge cabaret. Uncover lesser-known sights as you drive along. Finish your tour where it began in Place du Carrousel square.

Paris: French Fashion History Walking Tour

8. Paris: French Fashion History Walking Tour

Stroll the streets of the luxury district of rue Saint-Honoré, famous for its designer shops. Find out about the first ateliers to open up here. Learn the history of Louis Vuitton and travel, the revolution of Coco Chanel, and the liberation of women by famous fashion designers. During the walk, enjoy the Place Vendôme, where the likes of Chanel and Hemingway spent a lot of time. Visit La Madeleine with its amazing church, Greek design, and surrounding small streets that are one of the top places in Paris for shopping. Walk down the fashion streets and see the first Hermès shop. Find out the amazing history of the development of this brand from saddler to an iconic bag creator. Take a deep dive into Coco Chanel and how her lovers changed her life and saved her. Learn about the superstitious Christian Dior who followed his destiny and created his brand after a few failures. Finally, find out about the iconic Yves Saint Laurent, the founding figure for modernity in fashion. Discover the changes the fashion industry went through during the 19th and 20th centuries. Enter a few shops to get a better understanding of the luxury brands and their legacy.

Paris By Night: 3-Hour Guided Bike Tour

9. Paris By Night: 3-Hour Guided Bike Tour

Your 3-hour bike tour begins at the Parking Etoile-Foch, near the Arc de Triomphe. After picking up your bike you’ll head out with your guide, who’ll take you on a ride through the streets of Paris. Stop at all the major attractions, including the Champs-Elysées, Eiffel Tower, Louvre and Notre-Dame, and take in the beauty of the illuminated monuments after dark. Hear stories about the city’s past and learn more about what life is like in Paris. This tour is an excellent way to get the know the city when the streets aren’t quite so busy. Feel free to bring some refreshments along with you!

Paris: Guided City Tour by Electric Bike

10. Paris: Guided City Tour by Electric Bike

Discover the highlights of Paris like a local on an electric bike tour. Peddle through the charming streets easily with the help of a motor. Have the use of a raincoat, so you can enjoy the city in any weather. Take a family-friendly route that is mostly on bike paths and sidewalks. Meet your guide and get fitted with your helmet and bike. Test drive your bike to ensure that you are comfortable handling an electric bike. Set off on an adventure as you ride to the iconic Louvre Palace. Wave to the Mona Lisa as you pass the Louvre Muséum and the Carrousel shopping center. Enjoy the greenery in the Tuileries Gardens and watch the ships pass by the docks. Admire the oldest bridge in the city at Pont Neuf. Travel to Cité Island to view the stunning Cité Palace. View the Gothic architecture of Saint Chapelle and the rose window of the Notre dame Cathédral. Venture to the Institute of France and see the love locks on the Arts Bridge. Go by the Orsay Muséum which was once a train station before passing the Orsay Docks. Get up close to the Eiffel Tower and marvel at the view of it from across the Trocadero Gardens. Feel the immensity of the Chaillot Palace as you see both wings. Get a taste of modern art as you pass by Tokyo Palace. Be tickled by the contrast between the Great and small palace. Experience the connection between the US and France at the Liberty Flame in Lady Diana square. Ride by the arched Alexandre III bridge and appreciate the use of space in the Vendôme and Concorde square. Finish your tour where you began.

Other Sightseeing Options in Place Vendôme

Want to discover all there is to do in Place Vendôme? Click here for a full list.

What people are saying about Place Vendôme

Overall rating

4.7 / 5

based on 1,792 reviews

Phillip is a fun and excellent local tour driver you should go with, to explore Paris in a difference way, especially in a very special car. Thanks a lot Phillip to provided the interesting view of Paris, you are an excellent driver.

A fabulous, easy way to get around Paris and see the sights. The tour leader was lovely, relaxed and knew her stuff. The bikes are great quality and a delight after trying to use the vélib!

Pierre is aan amazing guide and showed us some special (more unknown) places in Parijs. We enjoyed it very much and recommend to everyone!!

We had a great time and were extremely lucky for it to be just the two of us and outrtour guide.

We loved this bus trip!! I highly recommend to use this service, you not going to regret!! ;)