Top 10 Most Romantic Places In Paris

Ever dreamed of being whisked away on a romantic adventure with the one you love?

With its quaint cobblestone roads, beautiful architecture, and elegant language, Paris is the perfect place to immerse yourself in the romantic ambiance radiating through the city.

You will feel like you stepped into a fairy-tale.

Here are a few locations in Paris that will bring that romantic charm to your trip.

1. The Old Village of Montmartre

Known as an area of the city where poets, writers, dancers, and artists flock, Montmartre is a part of the city filled with romance.

Montmartre Sacré Coeur

This section of the city is filled with small restaurants and shops and quaint streets to stroll down perfect for lovers wanting to experience the romance and charm of the city.

With its warm ambiance and a little je ne sais quoi, Montmartre is truly one of the most romantic places in Paris.

Montmartre Paris Couple

Here you will also find the beautiful Sacré-Coeur and Church of the Sacred Heart.

2. The Wall of Love

Very close to Montmartre, located in a small and intimate garden square at Place des Abesses, The Wall of Love is a beautiful portrayal of love through artwork created by Claire Kito and Fédéric Baron.

The piece of artwork was created in 2000 and is called Le mur des je t’aime meaning The I Love You Wall or simply The Wall of Love.

Here you will find the words “I Love You” written in hundreds of different languages and variations.

It is a unique tribute to love that is the perfect pit-stop with your special someone.

3. La Seine

La Seine is a beautiful river winding through the city of Paris. It is the perfect place to spend the day with your loved one.

Seine River in Paris Under the Eiffel Tower
The Seine river in Paris at sunset under the Eiffel Tower

You can take in the serenity of the water and the beautiful architecture that lines the river.

Whether you would prefer to take a boat ride along the Seine or stroll hand in hand, the views and scenery along the way make it the picture-perfect spot to fall in love.

A Couple at La Seine River in Paris

4. The Pont Des Arts

For lovebirds looking for the best spot to show their love for one another, The Pont des Arts is one not to miss.

A couple on the pont des arts in Paris

This bridge is known as the love lock bridge and is one of the most beautiful bridges in Paris where many couples would go to place a lock with their initials or message on it and throw the key into the river.

There are several bridges that now have a similar tradition in Paris and around the world, but this is the original location.

The Old Pont des Arts

The city has since removed the locks due to the extra weight it was putting on the structure of the bridge. It is still a wonderful and romantic place to stroll with your loved one, marveling at the tradition and stealing a kiss.

5. The Eiffel Tower

One of the most iconic landmarks in the Parisian skyline is the Eiffel Tower.

The Eiffel Tower During Spring
The Eiffel Tower during the spring

Not only is it one you can’t miss while visiting Paris, but it makes for the perfect romantic stop in your travels.

There are two ways to enjoy a stop at the Eiffel Tower. Maybe you will want to experience both!

First, you can marvel at the beauty of the Eiffel Tower during the day when you can have a picnic on the grass taking in the view.

Take a trip to the top for a stunning view of the city the day or night.

But if you are looking for something a little extra special, you can visit the Eiffel Tower at night. At the top of the hour, the whole thing looks absolutely magical as it is lit up with twinkling lights.

6. Parisian Carousel

We all love feeling like we are kids again, and that is exactly the experience you get at a Parisian Carousel.

Romantic Couple Hugging at a Carousel Near the Eiffel Tower

This is one destination that is wonderful for a couple wanting a romantic and fun nighttime date.

It is a beautifully ornate double-decker carousel just waiting for you to take a spin on it!

Nighttime makes this attraction truly magical with the lights of the carousel glowing in the dark sky while you are surrounded by the beauty of the city around you.

There are many carousels across the city. The most famous two are the one near the Eiffel Tower and the Carousel in front of Hotel de Ville.

A Couple at the Eiffel Tower Carousel

7. The Luxembourg Gardens

One of the most romantic settings for a daytime date can be found at the Luxembourg Gardens.

Luxembourg Gardens in Paris

The gardens are covered in absolutely stunning landscaping. It is the perfect place to take a stroll or bring a blanket for an intimate picnic with your loved one.

There is a beautiful fountain called Medici Fountain to check out as well.

The Luxembourg Garden is a serene and quiet place; the city’s perfect place to escape reality and spend some one on one time with your loved one.

A Couple Strolling in the Luxembourg Gardens in Paris

8. Parisian Cafés

The city of Paris itself is filled with little romantic stops around every corner. Parisian Cafés are the perfect place for couples wanting to explore together.

A loving couple at a parisian café

While out and about in the city, you will want to make sure to take your time to stop and enjoy the simple things, such as the cafés. Saint Germain De Prés is a great area filled with cafés

There is nothing more romantic than sitting outside at a quaint café in Paris with the one you love. It is the perfect spot to enjoy a nice drink and some delicious food, take in the scenery of the city surrounding you and take the time to talk and connect with your loved one.

The Paris cafés are small, intimate, and wonderful romantic spot.

A loving couple sitting at a parisian cafe
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9. Versailles Palace and Its Gardens

Versailles Palace and Gardens is one that will absolutely leave you in awe.

La Sérénade Royale de la Galerie des Glaces - Versailles Palace
© Chateau de Versailles

It is a top spot for a romantic date, taking in the grandeur of the estate.

The palace itself is gorgeous with its ornate details and luxurious decor. The Hall of Mirrors is one room unparalleled to anything else.

Aside from the palace, the Versailles Gardens will captivate you the moment you set your eyes on them.

You could wander the gardens the whole day and still feel like you have not had enough time.

You and your loved one will feel the magic found in every corner of this beautiful estate. It is a wonderfully romantic location dripping with lavish elegance.

10. The Arc De Triomphe

The Arc de Triomphe is a lovely architectural site where you can take in the beauty and romance of the city.

Couple Arc De Triomphe Paris

You can stroll around like most of the tourists but you can also take your loved one and visit the beautiful structure standing about 164 feet high.

From the top of the Arch you will have an amazing view of Paris and the gorgeous Champs-Elysées; one of the most romantic views you can experience with your loved one.