Place des Vosges (Place Henri IV)Approx. Time: 0 hours
Activity Level: Easiest

One of the oldest and most beautiful squares in the city, home to Parisian nobility and reminiscent of the era and architectural style of the Henri IV period. Built in 1605, the Place des Vosges is a perfectly symmetrical square built of thirty-six houses, nine on each side that are supported by arcades which house antique and art shops as well as charming cafes.