The Roissy-Charles de Gaulle Airport (CDG), located about 12 miles north of Paris, is the biggest and busiest airport in Europe. So it makes sense that Parisians would build a village around the airport to provide food, entertainment, and lodging for everyone traveling on flights to Roissy. Roissy-en-France is a pretty and bustling traditional French village that makes for a great place to stay before or after your Roissy flights, or even during your whole stay in Paris. It's just a couple of miles from the Charles de Gaulle Airport (CDG), and features over 20 large hotels and a cultural center called L'Orangerie,as well as a church, a post office, and a pretty park!
It's easy to get from Roissy hotels to the airport via the airport shuttle. You can also easily get to downtown Paris on the Metro, which stops in Roissy-en-France, or one of the city buses. It's also possible to rent a car and drive into Paris—it's about a 30-minute ride. There are also plenty of taxis on the streets of Roissy-en-France if you prefer that method of transportation. Once you get settled in your Roissy hotel, you can visit some of the local sights, like the traditional mairie, or town hall, and the beautiful Place du Pays de France. Indulge in some traditional French food at one of the thirteen restaurants in the village, and make sure to try a pastry from the one of Roissy-en-France's famous patisseries.
Whether you're visiting Roissy-en-France to get a taste of life in a traditional French village or using it as a quaint home base while you explore the city of Paris, you're likely to enjoy your stay in this charming village. You can book vacation packages to Roissy here on Travelocity, and save up to $537 when you book a hotel and flight at the same time! What are you waiting for? Start searching for cheap flights to Roissy today!