How to Visit Paris on a Budget: Money Saving Travel Tips

Looking for tips to save some money in Paris? Check out these Budget travel tips will help you visit Paris affordably. Money saving tips for visiting Paris on a Budget

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Paris is known for being an expensive city, but there are plenty of ways that you can save money during your vacation.
Here are some of our tips!
Paris is filled with the most iconic landmarks on earth and luckily for the budget traveler, they can all be seen for free!
Choosing a holiday apartment rental can help you save a lot of money. You get more space, and bang for your buck and deeper discounts when you stay for a longer amount of time.

Having a kitchen in your apartment is a great way to save money on meals.
We find that eating out is one of the most expensive parts of travel.
so if you can cook yourself a nice romantic dinner in with a bottle of fine wine from the Carfourre, you’re going to save a lot of money
When in Paris, make sure to take advantage of free tours, they’re all over the place and it’s a great way to learn about the history of Paris.
Many museums in Paris offer free days, once a month, like the Museé D’Orsay here.
On the first Sunday of every month, you can get in for free.
Be sure to check and see when museums have discounts on certain days of the week where you can get in for the last couple of hours for a fraction of the price.
When you’re in Paris be sure to take advantage of the free churches like Notre Dame.
They’re absolutely beautiful inside and they’re free!
I’m on the steps of Sacre Couer in Mont Martre, and it’s the best view of Paris, save for the Eiffel Tower or Monteparnasse, but this view is free.
Choosing the right disctrict to stay in can save you a lot of money.
This studio in Montmartre starts at 49 Euro a night.
So another great budget tip in Paris is head down to your local Fanprix or Carfourre, grab yourself some meats, cheeses and baguettes, and head somewhere to have yourself a great picnic.
When you do decide to eat out in Paris, make sure to hit the Latin Quarter, you can get a 3 course meal for under €20.
Here’s a tip to help you save money, whenever you see the emblem of Paris on a museum, it means it’s free.
Here’s a great site in Paris that you can see for free!
Instead of taking taxis or tourist busses, take the metro instead.
Paris has an extensive system and it stops at all the major sites.
There is so much that you can do for free in Paris, be it walking through the cemeteries of Monteparnasse and Pere la Chaise to visit the famous residents,
to taking advantage of watching the talented musicians and artists performing in the streets.
You don’t need to go inside to witness beautiful art in Paris. The city itself is a living work of art.