Paris is the sort of travel destination that most of us will daydream of visiting at some point in our lives. Chances are if you’ve got a trip planned here you’ve already covered the big must-sees like the Eiffel Tower and the Arc de Triomphe, but what about those little secret spots your guidebook will never tell you about?
The truth is; there is an entire underbelly of secret Paris attractions that most will never even hear about! And with so many of these hidden gems in Paris just waiting to be uncovered, how can a mere visitor ever hope to find them? With the help of a local, bien sûr.
During your stay in Paris – especially if you’re here for a return visit! – you’ll undoubtedly want to see the best of Paris off the beaten path and experience the city like a local. So here’s a guide to a few non-touristy things to do in Paris for a perfectly authentic visit to an offbeat Paris!