This year, go for ice skating in Paris in very famous places. Temporary ice skating places will be set up at the Grand Palais, the Champs Elysées and the Hotel de ville’s square. Doing some ice skating in these places is a new way of discovering this cultural city. Be sure to check for the schedules, the address and the means of transportations. The Hotel Aida Marais provides you with the informations you need:
Ice Skating on the Town Hall’s square
With the event “Paris on ice”, the Town Hall offers you a nice ice skating track on its square. There are some lodges where you can have a chocolate crepe or waffle right next to it, so you can have a break between two skating sessions.
Open from December 19, 2014 to March 1, 2015
Parvis de l’Hôtel de Ville – 75004 Paris
Metro: Hôtel de Ville (lines 1 and 11)
Ice Skating in the Grand Palais
The wonderful Grand Palais is becoming a giant ice skating track to let you discover the great iron arcades with skates on your feet. Swing under the famous Parisian dome and get a new point of view of this beautiful building.
Open from December 14, 2014 to January 4, 2015
Le Grand Palais, Winston Churchill Avenue – 75008 Paris
Metro: Champs-Elysées-Clémenceau (lines 1 & 13), Invalides (lines 1 & 8)
Ice Skating on the Champs Elysées
The Champs Elysées are having a Christmas Market and will be setting up an ice skating track. Don’t forget to try out the French gastronomy provided in the little wooden lodges.
Open from November 14, 2014 to January 4, 2015
Avenue des Champs-Élysées – 75008 Paris
Metro: Charles de Gaulle – Étoile (lines 1, 2 and 6) – RER: Charles de Gaulle – Étoile (line A)