Shopping

Paris chocolate shop

NOTE

For more information see Shops and Markets.

  1. Shopping Hours

    Department stores and chain boutiques are usually open from 9:30am–7pm Monday to Saturday. Late-night shopping is on Thursdays until 9pm. Private boutiques often don’t open until 10 or 11am, and may be closed on Mondays and/or between noon and 2pm, but many open on Sundays. All food shops are open on Sunday morning.

  2. Taxes

    Different rates of sales tax (TVA) apply to most goods, varying between 5–25 per cent and are generally included in the stated price. No refunds are available on purchases of food, wine or tobacco. On other goods, tax can be refunded ...

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