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Paris City Guide
Paris is one of the most famous capitals in Europe, and you must have dreamt of visiting the “City of Lights” at least once. Besides well-known landmarks such as the Eiffel Tower and the Louvre Museum, Paris has many other grandiose monuments for you to see. However, its real charm lies in the small details such as quaint cobblestone streets, vintage pastries, beautifully trimmed trees and the wonderful smell of coffee. Its elegant beauty and a magical blend of old and new will leave you speechless.
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Best time to visit Paris
When is the Best Time to Visit Paris and Book Your Cheap Flights to Paris from Christchurch?
The best time to book your Return flights to Paris from Christchurch is From April to June and October to early November when the weather is mild and agreeable. In addition, there are not so many tourists and the crowds are smaller. The cheapest period is during December, January and February.
Cheap flights from Christchurch to Paris
Paris is one of the most popular touristic destinations in Europe and consequently we have more than 200 cheap flights to Paris from Christchurch daily. Some of the companies, which offer airfares from Christchurch to Paris, are Etihad Airways, Air France, British Airways and many more. For a more budget-friendly experience of Paris, you should consider booking return flights to Paris from Christchurch By using Webjet, you can easily find cheap airfares from Christchurch to Paris.
Departing from Christchurch Airport (CHC)
It is very easy to get to Christchurch Airport (CHC), as it is located only a few kilometres from the city centre. It is the second largest and busiest airport in New Zealand.
Getting to Christchurch Airport (CHC)
There are many options you could get to Christchurch Airport (CHC). If you are in a hurry to get in time for your cheap flights to Paris from Christchurch, then a taxi is the quickest and the best option. Taxi fares vary by company. Other popular options are buses and shuttles.
Parking at Christchurch Airport (CHC)
There are many parking options available at Christchurch Airport. If you are in a rush to be on time for your return flights to Paris from Christchurch, then you should use the Express Park. Which is closest to the terminals and the most expensive. If you want a more affordable option then the Long Stay is the best option for you.
Arriving to Charles de Gaulle Airport (CDG)
Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport (CDG) serves 10's of millions of passengers each year and is the largest international airport in France. It is also known as Roissy Airport. Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport (CDG) is located 25 km to the northeast of Paris.
Getting from Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport (CDG) to Your Hotel
There are several transportation options at Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport (CDG). There are taxi ranks at the airport at the exit to the baggage reclaim area. There are also buses, car rentals, trains, and shuttles. RER trains run every 6 to 15 minutes every day. The train fare to the centre of Paris is around EUR 10.30 (NZD 18).
Arriving to Paris Orly Airport (ORY)
Paris Orly Airport (ORY) was the main airport of Paris before Charles de Gaulle (CDG) was built. Paris Orly Airport (ORY) is situated 13 kilometres from Paris.
Getting from Paris Orly Airport (ORY) to Your Hotel
After your long flight, getting from Paris Orly Airport (ORY) to your hotel is very easy. Paris has an excellent metro and railway system. Orly Airport is linked to the Antony (Paris RER) station by Air France buses, also called OrlyBus. The one-way bus ticket is EUR 8.70 (NZD 15.30). By taxi, you can arrive in Paris from the airport within 30 minutes. The taxi fare is around EUR 35 (NZD 61).
Things to do
Things to do in Paris
The Conciergerie used to be the main palace for French kings. It was built in the 10th century, and over the centuries, it was expanded several times. Its magnificent Great Hall was one of the largest and most extravagant in Europe. During the Reign of Terror, the palace became a tribunal and prison. Some of the famous prisoners were Marie Antoinette and Madame du Barry.
Jardin du Luxembourg
The second largest public park located in the city of Paris is the Luxembourg Gardens. Here you can have a picnic and enjoy in colourful gardens and perfect lawns. Furthermore, you can find many artistic statues and wonderful fountains. If you like outdoor activities then there are tennis courts and jogging paths. Children would also enjoy spending time in the huge playground and riding ponies.
Pont Alexandre III
The Pont Alexandre III is the most extravagant and decorated bridge in Paris and it is no surprise that it attracts many tourists. It connects Champs-Elysees, Les Invalides, and the Eiffel Tower. Many French sculptors made the statues, which are part of the decorations, including winged horses, nymphs and cherubs.