Our Top Choice
Rick Steves Paris 2017 Travel Book
Rick Steves is a best-selling author of over fifty European travel books and has hosted at least one hundred travel shows in two decades.
Updated for 2017. Has various tours. Seven-day trips included. Easy-to-read maps. Useful tips included.
The paper isn’t the best quality.
Self-guided tours, trips & walks
Avalon Travel Publishing
707 – Paperback, Kindle
8 x 4.5 x 0.75 inches; 13oz
Carolee Duckworth Your Great Trip to France
Dr. Carolee Duckworth is a passionate writer focusing on independent travel in France, USA, Italy, Europe and Canada.
Useful advice. Simple French phrases. Tips on saving costs. Information on safety. Well written and detailed. Maps and diagrams.
Featured places are chosen by the author and therefore might not suit everyone.
Pre-planned Paris trips
New Cabady Press
360 – Paperback, Kindle
8.5 x 5.5 x 0.75 inches; 19.2ounces
Lonely Planet Discover Paris 2017 Travel Guide
Lonely Planet was founded in 1972 and is one of the largest publishers of travel guidebooks in the entire world.
Has maps and colored diagrams. Discover more in one geographical area. Features annotated images. Tips to save money and time.
Some sights have less detailed information.
Paris Travel guide
258 – Paperback
7.7 x 5 x 0.6 inches; 11.2 ounces
DK Eyewitness Travel Top 10 Paris Travel Book
DK Eyewitness Travel was started in 1974 and is renowned worldwide for illustrated reference publishing.
Itineraries are included. Saves you time. Better planning. Images are full color. Layout is intuitive. Color-coded maps.
Might require reading before the trip.
DK Eyewitness travel
192 – Paperback, Kindle
4.1 x 0.6 x 7.5 inches; 9.9ounces
Shiela H. Leon Parents' Travel Guide - Paris
Shiela H. Leon is a prolific author with over twenty travel books written to make travelling with kids easy and fun.
Simple book. Maps included. French Phrases. Dining options. How to avoid long lines. How to explain the monuments.
It’s not as comprehensive as other books.
Traveling with kids
74 – Paperback, Kindle
8.5 x 5.5 x 0.15 inches; 5.1ounces