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What to do in the 6th arrondissement of Paris

The beautiful architecture, quaint cafes and elegant streets of the 6th arrondissement on the Left Bank epitomise the spirit of Paris. Located on the Left Bank, the district is known for its associations with some of the city’s most famous intellectuals. Discover the best things to see and do in the Saint-Germain-des-Prés neighbourhood

Emily Scrivener
Emily Scrivener ,

The charming streets of the sixth arrondissement, a quintessentially Parisian neighbourhood, are home to bakeries, cafés and quaint shops. The district was once known as the intellectual heart of Paris and remains the literary centre of the city. The arrondissement is famous for its café culture; landmarks include the Café de Flore and Les Deux Magots, while culinary delights can be found at Goût de Brioche and famous chocolatier Patrick Roger. Here, we guide you through the sixth arrondissement and recommend the best things to see and do in the Saint-Germain-des-Prés area.



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