Located in the 6th arrondissement of Paris, Saint-Germain-des-Prés is a must during your visit to the City of Light. The district is typical of Paris, bursting with antique shops, lovely boutiques, renowned literary cafés, famous museums and theatres, and much more.
What is the best itinerary for a visit to Saint-Germain-des-Prés?
To begin, three eminent museums are within reach in Saint-Germain-des-Prés: the Musée d’Orsay (Degas at the Opera exhibition through 20 January 2020), the intimate Eugène Delacroix Museum and lastly the Musée du Luxembourg (The Golden Age of the English Painting exhibition through 16 February 2020). After that, the Saint-Germain-des-Prés district is brimming with gorgeous boutiques, ideal for shopping, not to mention a trip to the Bon Marché Rive Gauche where terrific surprises are in store for you in the form of gigantic art installations. Naturally, a stop at the Café de Flore or Les Deux Magots is almost an obligation! A Christmas market will be open from 1 December to 6 January, offering some 30 stands plus activities, lights and more.