How to save money in Paris, updated tips
Are you planning to come to Paris but you think you don’t have enough money? Find out how to fully organize your stay in Paris with a low budget.
Here are some useful tips about how to save money on flights, accommodation, and food in Paris.
How to save money on flights and accommodation in Paris
Booking your flight to Paris and accommodation in advance can help you find the best and lowest price. The best advice is to choose a date that possibly does not coincide with holidays or high-season periods.
There are several airlines that offer cheap routes to fly to Paris such as easyJet, Ryanair, Meridiana, and Transavia.
And what about staying in Paris on a budget? There are many hostels – Auberge de jeunesse – that are an excellent solution for staying without spending a huge amount of money. Here are some hostels that you may consider:
- OOPS! Boutique Hostel in the Latin Quarter
- Plug -Inn in Pigalle, near the Moulin Rouge
- Le 3 Ducks Boutique Hostel, close to the Eiffel Tower
How to eat in Paris saving money
Eating in Paris doesn’t necessarily mean spending lots of money. Paris offers many places that offer very affordable prices, you just need to know how to find them.
For a cheap and delicious lunch, you can count on one of the amazing boulangeries in the city. For around 3 euros you will buy a stuffed baguette. You could eat it in a park, fully following the Parisienne style. Furthermore, in Paris, there is no shortage of street food. It is a certain fast, cheap, and gourmet solution!
One more tip. If you are at a restaurant, avoid asking for bottled water, it is very expensive. Order a Caraffe d’Eau, a carafe of water that is absolutely free.
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