Royals Bonjour! Prince William and Princess Kate Touch Down in Paris Prince William and Princess Kate have arrived in Paris for their two-day tour By Erin Hill Erin Hill Twitter Senior News Editor, PEOPLE People Editorial Guidelines Published on March 17, 2017 12:15 PM Share Tweet Pin Email After a busy morning ringing in St. Patrick’s Day with the Irish Guards (and sipping Guinness!) in London, Prince William and Princess Kate have arrived in Paris for their two-day tour. Upon arrival, the royal couple met with French President Francois Hollande at Elysee Palace, the president’s official residence. Sipa via AP Kate, in the same dark green Catherine Walker coat she wore to the St. Patrick’s Day parade earlier in the day, was all smiles as she greeted the people of Paris. RELATED VIDEO: #FlashbackFriday – 5 Best Moments From Prince William and Princess Kate’s Weekend in Paris! Later in the day, the royal couple will attend a reception to mark the launch of “Les Voisins,” a celebration of U.K.-French ties. Will and Kate will meet with young French leaders from the arts, sports, fashion, business and volunteer worlds, as well as young military award winners. On Friday evening, they will be honored at a glamorous black tie dinner.