Things to do in Palaiseau

New to Palaiseau? Here are the best things to do while you're there.

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Start with the Top Sights in Palaiseau

If you're in Palaiseau to see the sights, you can't miss any of these.

Palace of Versailles

⭐️ 4.6 (126348)

Domaine National du Palais-Royal

⭐️ 4.6 (18095)

Palais de la Découverte

⭐️ 4.5 (5363)


⭐️ 4.9 (702)

Carrière de la Troche

⭐️ 4.5 (143)

Musée du Hurepoix

⭐️ 4.2 (19)

The top affordable restaurants in Palaiseau

Discover a variety of budget-friendly dining options in Palaiseau city, offering delicious cuisine without breaking the bank.

Restaurant La Cabane

⭐️ 4.4 (2244)

Price Range: $$

Le Grey Sud

⭐️ 4 (1204)

Price Range: $$

Le Palais De l'Himalaya

⭐️ 4.7 (947)

Price Range: $$


⭐️ 4.2 (877)

Price Range: $$

Restaurant Indien Taj Bollywood

⭐️ 4.5 (757)

Price Range: $$

Le Gramophone

⭐️ 4.3 (684)

Price Range: $$

Living-Room Palaiseau

⭐️ 4.4 (676)

Price Range: $$

Le Balto

⭐️ 4.1 (615)

Price Range: $$

Pattaya de Palaiseau

⭐️ 4.3 (609)

Price Range: $$


⭐️ 4.6 (572)

Price Range: $$


⭐️ 4.5 (555)

Price Range: $$

Checkout these incredible local experiences in Palaiseau

These are curated, high quality experiences in Palaiseau hosted by locals!

Photo Shoot in Paris -- Private Session

Bloody Paris Haunted Tour

Paris and its Castles by Private Plane

End your night in some of the best bars in Palaiseau

Discover the most vibrant nightlife scenes in Palaiseau, curated exclusively for you.

Living-Room Palaiseau

⭐️ 4.3 (705)

Price Range: $$

Le Balto

⭐️ 4.1 (622)

Price Range: $$

Before After Coffee

⭐️ 4.3 (474)

Le Camille Claudel

⭐️ 4 (463)

Price Range: $$

Shamrock Kfé - Pub - Brasserie

⭐️ 4.7 (184)

Tabac de la Gare

⭐️ 3.7 (114)

Price Range: $$

Le Saint Georges

⭐️ 4.1 (100)

Price Range: $$

Le Chichrane - Chicha Palaiseau

⭐️ 4.2 (85)


⭐️ 4.7 (20)

Le Kube

⭐️ 5 (11)

Pick from the best places to stay in Palaiseau

If you're looking for some of the best hotels in Palaiseau you've come to the right place.

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Check out these bookable attractions in Palaiseau

These are some of the best tours, museums, and activities in Palaiseau.

City Sightseeing Cruise

Admission to Disneyland® Paris

Seine River Cruise and French Crêpe Tasting

Round-trip Little Train Tour of Montmartre

Eiffel Tower Climbing Tour with Summit Access

Eiffel Tower Morning Tour by Elevator

Paris Three-Course Dinner Cruise

Admission to the Arc de Triomphe's Rooftop

Hop-on-hop-off Bus Tour

Eiffel Tower Second Floor Access

Looking for unforgettable fine-dining experiences in Palaiseau?

Hungry? We've got the best rated, the best of the best.

La Belle Epoque

⭐️ 4.6 (709)

Price Range: $$$


⭐️ 4.3 (586)

Price Range: $$$

Frequently asked questions:

  1. Visit the Parc de Sceaux, a 40-hectare landscaped park with magnificent fountains and lush gardens.
  2. Stroll around the 16th-century Château de Monceaux, where Napoleon once stayed and the Gallo-Roman remains are visible.
  3. Explore the Grand Rue which is full of shops, cafes, restaurants and charming galleries.

The best time to visit Palaiseau is in the summer months between June and August. The city comes alive during these months, with temperatures around 19-29 degrees Celsius and plenty of sunshine. It is also the perfect time of year to experience the cultural festivals, artwork, and live performances on offer in the city.

Palaiseau offers a variety of attractions, making it an ideal place to spend 2 to 3 days. From exploring the historic vineyards of the Château de Gally and the 12th century Church of Saint-Martin to sampling some of the region's famous wines at the local vineyards and enjoying a delicious meal in one of the local restaurants, there are enough activities and attractions to keep you busy. Additionally, the area is a great destination for hikers, cyclists and even horse riders, offering plenty of trails and country roads, perfect for day trips.

Palaiseau offers a great range of transportation options. The most popular way to get around is by bike as the city has many bike paths. Alternatively, the Palaiseau Bus network operates along 50km of route with stops at popular destinations in the city. For longer distances, taxis and Uber are available and reliable.

Palaiseau is a great place to take kids. Visit the Parc Barthes et Petit Bois, which has a lake, playgrounds and picnic spots. You can also stop by the Chateau de Montigny, an exquisite medieval structure. Shopping is also an option with a variety of charming boutiques and stores throughout the city.

We've actually curated a complete list of the best bars in Palaiseau. To start off we'd have to mention Shamrock Kfé - Pub - Brasserie, Le Saint Georges, Le Chichrane - Chicha Palaiseau. Check out our page on the best bars in Palaiseau.

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