Avenue des Champs-Elysees

Type: City, Cultural Venues, Family Friendly, Free Attractions, Historic Sites, Local Picks, Outdoor Activities, Outdoor Activities - Winter

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The Avenue des Champs-Elysees is the "most beautiful Avenue in the world," especially during the holidays. That is when the avenue is lit up spectacularly with festive, holiday lighting. It gives...  Read More


  • Things to Do in December: "Every year at Christmas, Paris has its spectacular Holiday Lights ceremony on the Champs-Elysees. From late November to early January, the 'most beautiful avenue in the world' is lit up in holiday splendor. It is the time of year when shopping on the 'Champs' is most alluring, especially after dark."
  • Best for Things to Do in December Because: Strolling the Champs-Elysees during the Holiday Season 'en famille' is one of the pleasures of this time of year. Window-shopping never felt so glamorous.

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