Shopping tips : Opening hours, tax refund & size equivalent

Planning a trip to Paris ? Want to shop in the mecca of fashion ? Here are our tips about size equivalency or tax refunds

Paris City Tour Guide to paris Things to do in Paris Paris airport transfer
Paris Tours Paris City Guide Things to do Airport Transfer

Shopping in Paris : Tips

What should you know before shopping around in Paris streets: Most shops opening hours are 10am - 7pm. However you will find places to shop open till midnight on the Champs Elysees Avenue. For shopping on Sundays also go to the Champs Elysees or in Le Marais district.

Tax refund

As a non-resident of the European Union, you are entitled to claim back the 12% tax you pay.  Here are the conditions for tax refund: Have your passport attesting that you are a non-resident of European Union - Have remained less than six months in France at the time of your purchase - Be over the age of 15 - Purchases must total over 175 Euros made on the same day in the same store.

Places to see - Book online

Size equivalent : American or British and French size

For shoes, shirts, pants, suits, ... the French sizes are different from  American or British ones. If you are lost just ask the shopkeeper to help you - Most of them know the equivalency by heart or will just need a look at you to get you the right size.

Paris tours Sales in Paris

Sales in Paris : Where to get the best rebates

Where to shop ? Where to find the best deals ? What are the best districts or streets to go to during winter or summer sales ? Here is our selection of the best places to shop depending on your time and your interest. Sales in Paris

Shopping tours in Paris

Shopping fashion tours

Take these unique tours and stroll through quaint neighborhoods where the diverse specialized craftsmen, young new designers, haute couture boutique, trendy fashion creators have their workshop. Shopping tours

Le Printemps department store

Paris department stores : Printemps & Galeries Lafayette

France's major department stores are Galeries Lafayette and Le Printemps, which both have flagship stores on Boulevard Haussmann in Paris and branches around the country. More details about Paris department stores

See the best of Paris during your stay :  Guide and city tours

Shopping in Paris : insider tips - Size & tax refund

Tips to shop during sales in Paris : 1 - Get the best deals by arriving early ! 2 - Don't rush : Take time to compare prices - 3 : Be prepared for queuing is a online reservation website dedicated to sightseeing and tours - We also offer an airport transfer service from either Roissy, Orly or Beauvais airport. Either looking for entrance tickets for a cabaret like Moulin Rouge, Lido or Crazy Horse, a romantic place to dine, a visit to Monet House in Giverny, a Versailles castle full day guided visit or a private transfer to Disneyland ... you will find it on our website. This page features information about Shopping tips in Paris : Opening hours, size equivalency or Tax refund.

Legal Notice - Privacy statement - ® 2005-2012 rights reserved