Paris is the most beautiful and romantic city, known as “city of love” as well as “city of lights”. It is the most visited city in the world. As per the published reports, some 32.3 million tourists visited the city of love in 2013 year. It shows how the Paris is so much important for foreign tourists as well as local people. Paris is not only famous as a romantic city but it is also the center of fashion, culture, business, art and entertainment.
7 Best Tourist Attractions in Paris
1. Eiffel Tower
The Eiffel Tower is the most visited tourist attractions in the city of Paris. The tower was actually constructed for the World Exposition 1889 at the Champ de Mars Park. There are two restaurants located within the tower to taste the French food. You can also use the elevator to see the beautiful view of the city. The Eiffel Tower is also the most photographed tourist places in the world.
2. Louvre Museum
The Louvre Museum is the most visited museum in the world. The signature glass pyramid, the entrance of the museum is the most beautiful. The museum has more than 1 million valuable objects. There are a number of famous arts such as Mona Lisa, Dying Slave and the Greek statue. There are also the most important objects such as Rubens and Rembrandt’s paintings, Egypt’s antiques and the ancient code of Hammurabi.
3. Arc de Triomphe
The Arc de Triomphe is the most beautiful tourist attraction in Paris. It is also the most popular tourist attraction in the city of Paris. It is the most historical construction, which was constructed to remember the great victory of Napoleon Bonaparte. The Arc de Triomphe is 164 ft high and 148 ft wide. You can see the engraved names of so many soldiers who fought for the emperor and lost their lives. Beneath the arch is the tomb of the unknown soldier who fought for the France and died in the world war I.
4. Notre Dame de Paris
Notre Dame de Paris is located at 6 Parvis Notre-Dame, Place Jean-Paul II in the city of Paris. Your trip could not complete without visiting the Notre Dame cathedral, the masterpiece of the 13th century. The cathedral is 400 ft in height with two towers and a spire. In addition to the cathedral, there are beautiful sculptures, Gothic carvings and the relics.
The Sacre-Coeur is a basilica, located on the Montmartre hill, the highest point in the city of Paris. This basilica attracts thousands of tourists each month due to its marvelous architecture and interior design. The Sacre-Coeur has the marvelous white-dome, which is one of the unique architectures in the world.
6. Jardin du Luxembourg
Jardin du Luxembourg which is also known as the Luxembourg Gardens, located at 6e Arrondissement. It is the second largest public park in Paris. It is the perfect place for children as well as adult for leisure activities. The park has beautiful and large lawns as well as fountains, a perfect place to get relaxed. For the fun activities in the park, you can also watch a puppet show and play with your children in the ground. The Luxembourg Gardens also has the fitness equipment as well as jogging paths.
The Disneyland is the most popular theme park in the world. Paris is so much lucky to have this amusement park in the city. It is the largest theme park in the country, constructed on a land of 4800 acres. This theme park has seven luxurious hotels to cater the needs of tourists as well as the guests. There are lots of rides and fun zones for the children as well as adult. You should never miss a chance to visit Disneyland Paris.
Article last re-published on March 3, 2015.