A tourist circuit suitable for 7/12 year olds

We thought and imagined a tourist circuit for a weekend or 2 days for parents and children from 7 to 12 years.

The goal is to see (and visit) places, monuments, museums, emblematic sites and must-see Paris which appeal to the big ones and also to the youngest ones.

For those who have already come and are looking for other ideas, take a look at our section "Paris with 7/12 years old "Or draw other ideas on" The circuit 3 days with 7/12 years"Or the" Circuit for 5 days and more with 7/12 years

Paris by night, from the Seine

  • Discounted tickets for families with the company of Bateaux-Mouches, Alma Bridge (Right Bank).
  • Discounted tickets on Cruise + Pizza with the company of Vedettes de Paris, at the foot of the Eiffel Tower (left bank). It is a very nice formula that combines a cruise and a pizza meal (to be enjoyed before or after the boat ride). This allows you to eat in a pleasant setting on the banks of the Seine, for a reasonable budget in a rather expensive neighborhood. An ideal formula with children.
  • These two cruises are free for children under 4 years old
undated tickets, received immediately on your smartphone,
no need to print them.


Paris by night by scenic bus

  • The show Illuminated Paris is grandiose ! You will cross by scenic bus the most beautiful districts of Paris and discover emblematic monuments from the capital.
  • Book your E-tickets (no charge for children under 4)
* tickets received immediately on your smartphone in 1 click,
no need to print them.


The Eiffel Tower: a must!

  • Tickets for the 2nd floor or for the summit (accessible by elevator).
  • Playful : in summer, a carousel and small games are installed on the 1st floor of the Eiffel Tower
  • Free : for children under 4 years old
  • Game book "Am Gus" : the course dedicated to 6/10 years (to recover on the 1st floor)
  • Champ de MarsGames, carousel and snack break
  • Trocadero : atnear the visit of the Eiffel Tower, will you walk on the esplanade of Trocadéro (The view of the Champs-de-Mars is splendid)


Aqua Ciné Aquarium

  • The aquarium of Paris Cineaqua is the most beautiful aquarium of Paris : 43 pools, a giant aquarium full of sharks, a shark tunnel, 3 nursery aquariums, a fascinating medusaarium and a pool for caressing carp and goldfish
  • Convenient: ideally located between the Eiffel Tower and the Champs Elysees (near the Trocadero)
  • Good plan : Discounted rates all year round and up to 32% discount on the HOLIDAY PASS
  • Free : for children under 3 years old
  • Good to know : there is a restaurant for those who want to have a lunch break
* undated tickets, immediately on your smartphone in 1 click,
no need to print them.


The Champs-Elysées

  • Walk down the Champs-Elysées from the Arc de Triomphe to the Place de la Concorde
  • To make shopping : luxury boutiques, big retailers like Zara, the Disney Store buot, Abercrombie, Nike, Addidas ... And for the big and small football fan, the PSG Official Store !
  • Exciting for childrens: the Palace of Discovery, an extraordinary science museum
  • Tourist and very nice : the view from the Arc de Triomphe (free for children under 18)
  • greed : the Ladurée tea room, for lunch, to taste or to buy a macaroon
* tickets received immediately on your smartphone in 1 click,
no need to print them.


The Louvre and the Tuileries Garden

  • 1h15 max visit to the Louvre (a bit short for adults but very good for kids)
  • Do not miss the Department of Egyptology, kids love it!
  • Then take a look at Tuileries garden (carnival in summer)
  • Lawns, playground ...
  • Push the ride until garden of the Royal Palace (and his Buren columns)
  • Take a hot chocolate at Angelina's place

visits surveys or shows with 7/12 years:

* Tickets received immediately on your smartphone in 1 click, no need to print them.


If you are not tempted by the Louvre

  • The Orangery Museum: beautiful museum "child size". Very beautiful Impressionist collection including Monet's Water Lilies
  • The Orsay museum : our favorite museum in Paris (Rive-Droite side)
* tickets received immediately on your smartphone in 1 click,
no need to print them.


An evening in Montmartre

  • It is a very nice neighborhood and very lively
  • The view of Paris is to die for
  • There are a lot of small restaurants and terraces when the weather is nice
  • Sweet break : we recommend "Small mitrons"For his sweet pies to fall and Scaramouche for its artisanal ice creams with original fragrances
  • Idea with toddlers: before dinner, do a little tour with the Petit train de Montmartre.


Notre-Dame of Paris and Ile-Saint-Louis

  • Not to miss : the view of Paris is absolutely beautiful
  • Stroll on the banks of the Seine and lose on Île-de-la-Cité and on the island-saint-Louis
  • Gluttony: crack for an ice cream at Bertillon, a mythical address in Paris


Cool ideas around Notre-Dame

Tourism suite:

More specific ideas to visit Paris with 7-12 years:


The Centre Pompidou

  • The Centre Pompidou opens at 11am. There is a very beautiful art exhibition of the 20th century.
  • For children between 3 and 10 years old: the Children's Gallery, an exhibition space dedicated to young people (fun and interactive exhibitions-workshop)
  • The bookstore for children it's great
  • There is a breathtaking view of the rooftops of Paris from the 5th floor. Do not miss it
* Tickets received immediately on your smartphone in 1 click, no need to print them.


Garden plants

  • It can be easily spent a whole afternoon. It's a very nice place with children
  • The Great Gallery of Evolution, one of our favorite places, a magical place
  • Children's Galleries (for 6/10 year olds) : to discover in a fun and educational way the biodiversity
  • The Gallery of Comparative Anatomy and Paleontology : dinosaurs, fossils and skeletons
  • The menagerie of the Jardin des Plantes : a zoo on a human scale that will delight children
  • The large tropical greenhouses (for parents)
  • At tea time : change of scenery guaranteed, right next to the Jardin des Plantes, cafe of the Great Mosque of Paris to drink a mint tea and eat oriental pastries
* Tickets received immediately on your smartphone in 1 click, no need to print them.


Ideas for lunch, dinner, snack, brunch ...

  • There is a restaurant at the Aquarium of Paris for those who want to do their lunch break
  • The restaurants of the World in the Carrousel du Louvre (on the mezzanine). are a practical solution for eating on the run. It's affordable and there is something for everyone
  • To taste, the luxurious Angélina tea room (under the arcades of the rue de Rivoli), mythical address in Paris. Its hot chocolate is to die for and the beautiful setting!


Move around Paris with the Batobus

  • Taking the Batobus (1 day pass, 2 days or 3 days) to move on the Seine is much more fun than the metro and the RER.
  • There are 8 stops on the Seine and you combine means of transport and discovery of Paris.


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