Catacombs: Catacombs de Paris or Catacombs of Paris are one of the scariest places on the earth. These are subterranean chambers housing an 18th century cemetery were long sealed off to the public. They started earning macabre fame from early 19th century. Beyond the ossuary, network of tunnels of disused stone mines and galleries extends 177 miles.

Wines & Vineyards: France and wines are closely intertwined. Wine is an integral part of not only French gastronomy and culture but also its landscape. Wine tours in Paris include discovering the history of wine, knowing the wine making process and tasting the best of French wines. And if you’re coming to the cosmopolitan capital of France for a long weekend, it would be a great idea to keep a day reserved to visit at least one wine county near Paris to pamper your taste buds with top-notch wine whilst enthrall your senses walking through picturesque vineyards. Champagne, Burgundy and Bordeaux are the best suitable wine counties near Paris for a day trip.