8th Arrondissement, Paris

4.7
Take in quintessential Paris at 8th Arrondissement, home to the Champs-Elysees and Arc de Triomphe, and packed with high-end shops, restaurants, and hotels. Stroll the tree-lined Champs-Elysees, one of the country's best-known roads, and you'll pass a riotous array of cafes and souvenir shops and eventually arrive at the massive traffic circle around the Arc de Triomphe. Experience the swirling masses of cars and people here, a side effect of the district's position in Paris' business nexus, and view the 50 m (164 ft) arch. Also part of the neighborhood, Place de la Concorde represents the city's biggest square replete with embassies, fountains, and other ornate buildings. Don't miss the "golden triangle," one of Paris' most popular shopping areas full of boutique stores. It couldn't be easier to arrange your visit to 8th Arrondissement and many more Paris attractions: make an itinerary online using Inspirock's Paris trip itinerary planner .
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  • The 8th arrondissement of Paris is from the Arc de Triomphe to the Champs Elysees via the Boulevard des Champs-Elysees and the Place de la Concorde. The 8th arrondissement is a tourist attraction, including the Grand Palais and the Petit Palais, which were built during the 1900 Paris Expo.
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  • Important landmarks here like the Arc de Triomphe and Champs d'Elysee. But in my opinion this district is too uptight and boring to hold my attention.  more »
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