About Paris

Paris, the capital of France, is famous for its iconic architecture, cuisine and culture as well as a global center for art and fashion.

Time Zone

Paris’s time zone is Central European Standard Time (GMT+1).


November is a chilly time in Paris. The average high is 11°C (51°F) and the average low is 6°C (42°F).


The currency in Paris, France is the Euro (€).

Getting Around

Paris is a lovely city to see on foot, but it also has an extensive and transportation network including the Metro, RER (Suburban Express Railway), buses and taxis. Please see the Paris Tourism Bureau for full information.