The Best Nightlife Districts in Paris

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Paris is a destination that is equally loved by everyone irrespective of their age, sex, or ethnicity, as the city has something in store for all of them. The place holds the prior position on the bucket list of almost every traveler. In fact, the City of Lights is known for its vibrant ambiance and if you want to know and enjoy it to the fullest, step out during the night.

The nightlife of the city is so tempting and hallucinating that you cannot resist it. However, it is important that you go to the right places to enjoy your quality time, as it might be dangerous for tourists the other way around. Below is a list of some places where you can enjoy the nightlife in the City of Lights.

The Marais

The Marais is the nightlife artery of Paris, as it is the most beloved and dynamic spot for all the ‘nocturnal animals’ out here. The neighborhood of Marais is crammed with chic style as well as vintage bars and cafes. On one side of the street, you can also see a crowd of people fighting for their desired seats on the upturned paint cans in a Moroccan-themed bar. On the other, you can see many authentic and beautiful artifacts of different countries and time.

Montmartre and Pigalle

Pigalle is a former red-light district that is known for its love and lust obsessed nature. The best bars and restaurants are clustered in a single intersection over here. Note that this tightly packed neighborhood makes it impossible to avoid a harsh stumbling while moving from one place to the other.

The southern foot of Pigalle will lead you to Montmartre, which is the most mythical, charming and quirky place in the Paris. The main attraction here is the Moulin Rouge, which is a world-famous cabaret that was opened in 1889.


Bastille is known as the Parisians Paris and the place is crammed with the high-end as well as affordable boutiques and artistic studios. You can see the creativity and talent of the Parisians over here. Bastille will come to life at night with its wide-ranging varieties of wine bars, jazz clubs, jarring bars, and cocktail bars. Furthermore, you can also savor the taste of classic French delicacies from the nearby bistros and shake your legs until the early hours.

Place Vendome/Faubourg St-Honoré

Enjoy a stroll through the capital of luxury, Place Vendome. The main attraction here is the Parisian golden triangle, which consists of three streets – The Avenue Montaigne, The Champ Elysees, and The Avenue George V. The streets are packed with all types of high-end brands including Chanel, Gucci, Dior, Louboutin, Prada, and many more. Additionally, you can see many celebrities here for some luxurious shopping or fashion photo shoots.