Make the most of your visit to the Paris Air Show, the international Air and Space exhibitions to discover and enjoy some main must-see tourist sites in the proximity of Le Bourget in Seine Saint Denis in the North East of Paris.
Cathedral Basilica of Saint Denis
The Basilica is situated only 10 minutes’ drive by motorway A1, or just 30 minutes by Parisian public transport: line B and D, bus 152 and tramway A1. Basilica of Saint-Denis is a masterpiece of French Heritage and necropolis to French Royal Dynasties. The effigies and recumbent tombs are the final resting place of the greatest kings and queens of France buried in the crypt. Marvel at the splendor of this splendid medieval architectural jewel, the magnificent nave of the Basilica which epitomizes the characteristics of Gothic Art and the History of France. Visit the abbey of Saint Denis at your own pace or opt for a guided tour.
Stade de France - stadium visit
Continue on your discovery of this territory; visit the legendary Stade de France in Saint Denis. This prestigious stadium has welcomed the biggest sporting events since the 1998 World Cup (football), as well as other large productions (concerts, operas, etc.). Stade de France is easily accessible by the Parisian public transport: take the free shuttle from the exhibition to get to the RER line B which is only two stations away from the stadium. The stadium can also be reached by car via A86 or A1 in 15 minutes from Le Bourget.
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Where to sleep: find a hotel for the Paris Air Show
Whatever your budget, find and book accommodation for your stay during the international exhibition Paris Air Show. The nearest hotels are located in Le Bourget and Blanc Mesnil. Some of the best hotels around the Paris Air Show are never far from the Parisian transport; you will find satisfactory accommodation solutions a few steps away from metro or train station line B as well as motorway routes A1. Opt for hotels near Gare du Nord if your chosen hotel is fully booked or choose a hotel right in the center of Paris from our list. Most of these hotels are close to the metro and RER line B to reach Le Bourget in just a few minutes.