Paris - The Islands (Chapter)
This is The Islands chapter from Lonely Planet’s Paris guidebook.
Paris’ geographic and historic heart is here in the Seine. The larger of the two innercity islands, the Île de la Cité, is dominated by Notre Dame. Serene Île St-Louis has elegant apartments and hotels and charming eateries and boutiques.
- revel in the crowning glory of medieval Gothic architecture and its brilliantly bestial rooftop walk: Cathédral de Notre Dame de Paris
- read richly coloured biblical tales, exquisitely told with a stained-glass grace and beauty impossible to find elsewhere at Sainte Chapelle
- learn how Marie Antoinette and thousands of others lived out their final days before being beheaded at the Conciergerie
- restaurants & bars
Coverage includes: Neighbourhood Top Five, Local Life, Getting There & Away, Sights, Eating, Sleeping, Drinking & Nightlife and Shopping.
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