Description

The Champs-Elysees is one of the most famous avenues in the world. It is 2 kilometers long. You can find numerous exclusive shops and fine eateries along the avenue, while cinemas and nightclubs promise an excellent entertainment.

The Champs-Elysees is lined with parks, museums and galleries, as well. Thus, the avenue offers various experiences. Named after the paradise of Greek heroes (Elysian Fields), the avenue is also the prestigious residential area, with the most expensive apartments in the world.

The long stretch is filled with department stores selling luxury goods. Hugo Boss, Lacoste, Louis Vuitton, Bulgari, BMW and Mercedes are some famous brands you can find here.

You can also visit popular museums along the way, and the Grand and the Petit Palais are some. There are theaters to be found around, too. The avenue is located between the Arc de Triomphe and Place de la Concorde.

The Champs-Elysees was a prototype for other famous avenues in the world. The National Mall in Washington, D.C. is one of them. 


Categories: Historic Walking Areas, Sights & Landmarks, Points of Interest & Landmarks

Wikipedia

Phone Numbers: +33 7 53 38 29 83

Websites: http://www.champselysees-paris.com/

Recommended length of visit: 2 hours

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Schedule

  • 09:00 - 18:00, 19:00 - 21:00
  • 09:00 - 18:00, 19:00 - 21:00
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  • 09:00 - 18:00, 19:00 - 21:00

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