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Parc du Champ de Mars

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avenue Joseph Bouvard, 75007 Paris, France
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Reviewed October 5, 2018

We ended a memorable stay in Paris with a picnic on Parc du Champ de Mars, with delicacies chosen on Rue Cler. It was a highlight of our trip as we enjoyed wine, cheeses, meats, and pastries alongside Parisians. As the sunset and the Eiffel...More

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Reviewed September 30, 2018 via mobile

Long grassy area that goes from L’Ecole Militaire to Eiffel Tower. Always lots of people here. Taking photos , having a picnic, playing with kids. The grass is rather sparse due to the crowds. On the far sides of the Parc are smaller areas for...More

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Reviewed September 22, 2018

Having wandered here many years ago I crossed into this park from the river. The first change was a increased security under the Eiffel Tower which squeezed the huge masses into narrow channels at the base. The park is full of people selling tourist tat...More

Thank PhilandRuth
Reviewed September 2, 2018

This was the first place we headed. If you are there on the weekend check out the street market. We made the mistake of thinking it was there every day, no just on the weekend. It is a little dirtier then we expected, but it...More

Thank Erin T
Reviewed August 15, 2018 via mobile

Really crowded and noisy, a lot of people drinking around, lots of peddlers trying to sell statuettes but a must see place.

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Reviewed August 9, 2018

Nice views of the Eiffel Tower from here. It’s worth a stop if you’re going to see the tower in the day or at night.

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Reviewed August 1, 2018

Beautiful park on the other side of Eiffel tower and a perfect place to take stunning pics of the tower. Just a little walk beside the tower and u are in a garden which is full of vendors and people sitting around and enjoying the...More

Thank Alok_Nahata
Reviewed July 29, 2018

Be sure to come from the Ecole Militaire direction to have one of the most beautiful views of the Eiffel tower in my opinion. Also this is a great place to have a pique-nique as it is less crowded than the nearby Trocadero. On the...More

Thank nemanja1205
Reviewed July 27, 2018

The parc is at the foot of the Eiffel Tower, so of course it has great views of it - probably the best you can get without being in a helicopter. When we visited it was very dry and dusty - the dust was everywhere,...More

Thank phinhall
Reviewed July 21, 2018

Huge open area around the Eiffel Tower with fancy neighborhoods on either side. This was the site of several worlds fairs, now a huge park. Watch out for gypsies working scams.

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With the Eiffel Tower at its core, the Invalides area
of Paris is guaranteed to impress. Golden towers and
Baron Haussmann's urban vision meet military
precision, stretching avenues, and luscious lawns. The
area boasts the Musée D’Orsay, the tomb of Napoleon,
the National Parliament and UNESCO, as well as
luxurious, exclusive residences. In fine restaurants
and at the weekend markets, families, diplomats, and
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January 11, 2018|
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Response from Melissa M | Reviewed this property |
We didn't feel unsafe in either area. We had dinner about a block away from the Champ de Mars and then walked over to the park to watch the Eiffel Tower twinkle at night. You have to be careful but it wasn't unsafe. Both are... More
February 27, 2017|
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Response from Karen_Lung | Reviewed this property |
Not recommended to stroll because it was pretty dark during Jan winter night and you could barely see any beautiful sight. I vaguely remembered it was about 9pm after almost closing time of Eiffel Tower. There was very... More