Yes, didn’t need to go on the seaside for enjoy the beach. Since 2002 the city of Paris organizes a summer operation between July and mid-August every year, called Paris Plages.
This is an opportunity for you to get out your swimsuits, sunscreen, sit on a deck and everything in central Paris. Simply make your way of the Seine, instead of City Hall the hotel and the Bassin de la Villette to participate in recreational and sports activities and enjoy the beaches and palm trees, all for free.
The seaside atmosphere is waiting for you with something to enjoy, ice cream, fresh smoothies and good addresses for the perfect panoply of summer.
Even automobile traffic is stopped on this portion of the street Georges Pompidou for the duration of the operation, then it is a quiet and peaceful capital you have the chance to meet!