Romantic stroll and cruise on the Seine for lovers
Published on 6 February 2017 in Visit Paris
What could be more conducive to love on Valentine's Day than a special moment for two on the Seine? A romantic stroll along the quays and a cruise are great ways to celebrate the feast of lovers - just as it should be. Follow the Platine Hotel's guide
A romantic getaway on the Seine
With so many places devoted to love and romanticism, Paris offers visitors lots of special opportunities to celebrate Valentine's Day. A hand in hand walk for two around the l’île aux Cygnes between the Grenelle bridge and the Radio France building is worthy of the deepest passion. Romantics will benefit from an enchanting setting in which to whisper those sweet words of love. Why not extend your moments of happiness with a cruise on the River Seine? Some of the capital’s famous boats and barges offer dinner shows and couples can marvel at the sights of Paris, the City of Light on board from dusk.
A journey of discovery and sensual pleasure
Valentine's Day is also an ideal opportunity for lovers to enjoy the city’s cultural attractions. The Museum of Romantic Life in the ninth arrondissement, located in the heart of the picturesque and still romantic district of New Athens, is just the place for couples. The 19th century museum is dedicated to the illustrious painters, novelists and poets of the time. In a prestigious and authentic setting, the Museum of Romantic Life presents workshops and exhibitions featuring major works by George Sand, Delacroix, Baudelaire, Ary Scheffer and Ernest Renan. Finally, a walk around Montmartre is the perfect end to an unforgettable evening – a great spot for romantics as well as