Transfer Roland Garros - Paris (Hotel or home address)
Roland Garros Stadium - Paris (Hotel or home address)
Roland Garros ranks as one of the most famous court grand slam tennis competition. It’s a must-see place for all tennis and sport lovers. Just plan in advance a cozy private transfer to drive you to your hotel after you’ve visited the stadium.
Private chauffeured transfer between Roland Garros stadium and home address or hotel in Paris
Roland Garros stadium : history and other information to remember
Much more than just a sports complex, the Roland Garros Stadium is a real tourist attraction. It is known as the Mecca for tennis players, the Holy Grail for professionals in this field. Private individuals can visit the various infrastructures.
The history of the Roland Garros Stadium
The Roland Garros Stadium was built in 1927 and opened its doors in 1928. Since then, it has kept the same cachet and the same reputation in the world. Located to the west of Paris, between Porte Molitor and the Bois de Boulogne, it is a clay court that spreads over several hectares that form its 18 courts and much more. It bears this name because of the aviator Roland Garos who lost his life in 1918 during the War. It is indeed a tribute to him. In addition, the courts formed by this stadium are also tributes to the various important figures whose names they bear: Court Philippe-Chatrier, Court Suzanne-Lenglen, etc.
What to see in the Roland Garros Stadium?
In addition to the field and the gratins, the Roland Garros Stadium is divided into several parts. There are notably Le Club chartrier and Le Cercle. You also have a souvenir shop and some dedicated spaces that tell the story of this place. There is also a restaurant on site. The space is open to the general public every Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
The neighborhood of Europe district
Description The district of Europe is in the 8th arrondissement. It is located around the Place de l'Europe. In 2009, there were 13,551 inhabitants on an area of 470 hectares, almost half of which is occupied by the commercial and industrial zone. Rue de la Loi is the main axis of the district. It is in this part that several European institutions like the Parliament and museums very appreciated by the tourists are established. The particularity of this district lies mainly in the fact that 24 of its streets bear the names of major cities in Europe such as rue de Berne, rue de Bucharest, rue d'Amsterdam, rue de Madrid or rue de Londres . This 32nd administrative district of Paris houses a large number of embassies. These include the Algerian Embassy in France, Lisbon Street and the Burmese Embassy in France, rue de Courcelles. Moreover, it is part of the densely populated districts of Paris with its activity zones as well as its residential area to the north. Let us remind that in the south, it is mainly collective habitats or conventional dwellings that dominate.
The district of Europe is a tourist destination not to be missed considering that it contains multiple sites and historical monuments without setting aside the very attractive green areas. On the museum side, you can visit the Cernuschi Museum on Avenue Vélasquez or the Jacquemart-André Museum on Boulevard Haussmann. In the Rue de Monceau is also the Nissim-de-Camondo Museum. Apart from museums, one can also visit the Paris-Saint-Lazare train station or the Lycée Chaptal. Green spaces are not to be missed, such as the Marcel-Pagnol Square, Leopol Park and the Monceau Parks. Several religious establishments are also to be discovered in this district in particular the Church Saint Andrew of Europe or the Church Saint Augustin. You can do so many historical tours, so think about book a car service.
The Bastille area
Visit the Bastille area, a rewarding experience
It is on the Place de la Bastille that majestically the Opera of Paris, the commemoration of the bicentenary of the French Revolution. But it is not the only one or most of the attractive monuments and sites of this upscale district of the 11th arrondissement. It is a place both mythical and lively where the vestiges of the past contemplate the carelessness of the new generations sitting on the terraces of the cafes. The streets are littered with wine bars, fine grocery stores, bakeries and restaurants as well upscale as convivial. From the Bastille to the Ledru-Rollin crossroads, you will visit trendy stores and the names of the big names in ready-to-wear clothing. These neighborhoods, such as rue Roquette, rue Keller and rue de Lappe, are very lively and lively, both day and night.
A district rich in discoveries and wonders
For the lovers of photos, there are quite a few places to take a picture or take beautiful pictures of memory. There is the Port of Arsenal, the Viaduc des Arts, the Column of July, the Canal Saint Martin with the possibility of a cruise or the Gare de Lyon. Let's make a special mention for the Père-Lachaise Cemetery, the world's most famous cemetery and the largest in Paris. If the desire to watch furniture is waiting for you, go to the Faubourg Saint Antoine, a place dedicated to the furniture retailers. Artisan workshops and training centers are also available. A limousine will wait at your door if you wish to benefit from a luxury car rental in Paris.
The district of Saint-Germain-des-Prés
Description of this famous district of the capital
Saint-Germain-des-Prés is one of the most famous districts of Paris. Long a meeting place for intellectuals and artists, which is always the case, it has kept the charm of the old buildings of the 17th century vibrating to the rhythms of the 21st century and its modern shops and trendy cafés frequented by bobos, fashionistas and of the rich tourists who go to the assault of the City of Light. The district owes its name to the Abbey of Saint-Germain-des-Prés, a Benedictine masterpiece founded in 558 and closed on 13 February 1792, before being handed over to worship from 29 April 1803.
Ttherefore one of the monuments to visit in this portion of the 6th arrondissement, the intellectual center of the world. Bookstores and art galleries still bear witness to this recent past. For art lovers, the Odeon Theater, the Eugène Delacroix Museum, the Academy of Fine Arts are unmissable places. For those who go to Paris for its fame as the Capital of Fashion, the luxury boutiques are legion in chic neighborhood. In order not to return empty-handed, it is necessary to make a detour in the covered market where merchants-merchants offer only quality products. They are prepared according to the rules of the art. These include cheeses, cold cuts, cabbages, Italian ice cream, etc. Party revelers will not miss the bars, cafés and wine cellars that are highly popular with students. Opt for a car that can accommodate 8 people if you want to enjoy it all with a group of friends or family.
Discover the Tuileries Garden
The Tuileries Garden is located just in front of the Tuileries Palace. It was named as such following the manufacture of tiles which were located just where Queen Catherine de Medici, built her palace in 1564. This garden was then renovated in 1664 by the king's gardener, André Le Nôtre . Nowadays, it has become a very recognized Parisian park.
This garden is located between the Louvre Palace and the Seine, around the rue de Rivoli and the Place de la Concorde. It happens to be the oldest and most important French garden in all of Paris. Formerly, it belonged to the royal residence. However, this residence has long since disappeared. Currently, it is open to the general public and belongs to the national domain of the Louvre and the Tuileries. This garden was also listed as a UNESCO cultural heritage site in the 1914s. The Tuileries Garden was laid out as an Italian garden in 1964 by Queen Catherine de Medici. It then consists of six aisles in length and eight aisles in width. These alleys are then composed of several rectangular parts where different plantations are cultivated there. Indeed, you could see clumps of trees, flower beds and much more. It was not until 1664 that this garden was redesigned as a French garden. It has remained as such until today.
The Tuileries Garden is the favorite place for tourists and Parisians to stroll and enrich their cultures. In fact, inside the garden, you could admire different statues, namely those of Maillot, Rodin and Giacometti. But that's not all ! You could also relax and have a good time, near the two pools or enrich your knowledge in the Orangery museum. What's more, you will find all kinds of events varying according to the seasons and the different festivals.
A chauffeured car service is always on time for an historical sightseeing of the French capital
Since 1928, the Roland-Garros Tournament is held annually in Paris. It is located 4.9 km from the Jardin d'acclimatation, 20.3 km from the departmental park of the loop of Montesson and 8.6 km from the church of Notre-Dame de Pentecôte. The stadium itself is 17.6 km from Orly Airport and 39.2 km from CGD airport.