You'll only find 3 sites if you're planning on going camping in Paris. The campsites of Île-de-France enable you to go visit Paris while staying at a quiet base, in comfy, excellent conditions. Whether you're travelling with a tent only, aboard your motor home or willing to stay in a more comfy accommodation, you'll find what you're wishing for - traditional camping pitches or bungalows, mobile homes etc. We'll name Camping Huttopia Versailles*** and Homair Paris Est****, the 2 sites being the closest to centre Paris. Whichever you select between the 2, they are very well connected to the city thanks to Transilien network (RER A et B). Both city trains will take you to either centre Paris or to a subway station, depending on the spot you're willing to visit.
Why go camping in Paris
The most visited capital city in the world with millions of tourists flocking every year, Paris is also the symbol of French culture. Nicknamed "the City of Lights", Paris features countless different breathtaking monuments and buildings which make it a genuine open air museum. You'll quickly discover that walking the streets with your eyes wide open is a fantastic activity in itself. Needless to say that camping in Paris will also give you a unique opportunity to discover why it is also a capital city in the fields of food, fashion and luxury. No need to spend all your savings to enjoy it though : the heart of Paris can be found in its little farmers markets and little cafés.
Things to see while camping in Paris
Here's a list of things and sites you shouldn't miss if you go camping in Paris:
- Eiffel tower
- Notre Dame de Paris cathedral
- Sacré Cœur in Montmartre
- The Louvre museum
- Champs Elysées
- Boat cruise on the river Seine
- Versailles castle
- Disneyland Paris