Huge department stores with fantastic selection of clothing, shoes, bags, accessories for women and men - Galeries Lafayette and Printemps (Printemps means spring in French). Please note both have a separate building for men: Lafayette Homme and Printemps de l'Homme. Learn more about Galeries Lafayette and Printemps.
In addition to these two mega stores, there are dozens of other places for shopping on or around Boulevard Hassmann with widest selection, including Sephora, Uniqlo, Zara, Rimowa, Mango, H&M, Massimo Dutti, C&A, Apple store and many others. From affordable every day clothing to chic French and international brands.
Getting there: metro stations Chaussée d'Antin - La Fayette, Opéra, Saint-Augustin, Saint-Lazare. The shopping area is located within 5-minute walk from Palais Garnier.
Walk from Arc de Triomphe in the direction of Place de la Concorde and the Louvre to find all kinds of stores on Champs-Élysées: Tiffany, Cartier, Boss, UGG, H&M, Benetton, Zara, Guerlain, Naf Naf, Disney to name a few.
Just steps away from Champs-Élysées your shopping continues: Louis Vuitton, Christian Dior, Bottega Veneta, Prada, Max Mara and many more.
Avenue George V
Also minutes away from Champs-Élysées and Avenue Montaigne is the famous Avenue George V, where you will find Hermès, Bvlgari, Sisley, Givenchy, Hanae Mori among others. Avenue George V is also home to the famous Crazy Horse cabaret in Paris.
Trendy little (and not so little) shops and boutiques at Marais
Head to Marais to get that feel of Paris fashion you've been looking for. Explore small boutiques, but also consider stopping by at le BHV Marais department store for cool designer clothes and shoes. Start your Marais journey from Rue des Rosiers (the street is free from cars) and then continue to neighboring streets for more boutique shopping experience.
Getting there: metro Hôtel de Ville or Saint-Paul. Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris is just 10 minute walk away from BHV.
Why not save some extra money on shopping? Consider shopping at La Vallée Village Outlet (1 hour drive from central Paris) and One Nation Paris (about 40 minutes drive). Buy a round-trip bus ticket to La Vallee outlets.
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