Paris, the French capital has received 16 million guests for the first part of the year 2017. Isn’t this phenomenal? Every year, the lovely country that is home to some beautiful structures of the world, welcomes and enjoys a host of visitors who come to see the exquisite city and the novelty well preserved here. Take a long tour holiday trip to this place to have the best time of your life. There are numerous amazing attractions that you can visit here to experience delight.
Below are the top 10 beautiful places to visit in Paris:
- The Eiffel Tower
Despite the protests by artists, it stood tall and still continues to stand upright and inspire awe in viewers with its magnificence. And we would say, it deserves to be one of the new Seven Wonders of the World. Take the stairs up or take the elevator, the view up there is not to be missed. The tower has some amazing restaurants for you to enjoy the food, drinks and a fantastic view.
- Notre Dame Cathedral
The symbolic heart of the city, Notre Dame Cathedral is going to take you back to the fairy tales you read about. However, plan well in advance and arrive early if you don’t want to be standing in a long queue. The marvelous architecture will make you go gaga with praise even if you have never been a lover of Gothic architecture. Whatever be your duration of stay or mode of travel, this tops the destination options on all itineraries. Even cheapest Paris tour packages include it as a day visit.
- CineAqua- Aquarium de Paris
Travelling with kids or no kids, this place is an eye candy and would fill your heart with joy. Though a little overpriced as some might feel, it surely deserves your glance and presence. The fishes, oh you would love them. Go, be a part of the fish world and experience aquatic life like never before.
- Bateaux Parisiens River Cruise
The splendid views that one comes across while cruising on a boat, bring about unprecedented joy. The spectacular sight of Paris you can have sitting on this boat is absolutely a thing you don’t want to miss while being in Paris. Even if you don’t plan to have lunch or dinner over here, you would still want to hold a glass of champagne and enjoy some cheese bites as you enjoy the lovely view of Paris.
- The Paris Story
With excellent photography to narrate the story of the city, this place has it all explained so well for you. There might be places you did not have on your bucket list but this film would ensure you don’t miss out on anything in Paris. Your Paris long weekend holiday trip experience can be taken notches higher if you choose to visit this place.
- Palace of Versailles
The national landmark is located in the city of Versailles. It is impossible to visit all 700 rooms this palace is made up of. There is an option of skip the line ticket and it is wise to do if you’d like to make the best of the time spent in the palace. This spellbinding palace is located approximately 21KM away from Paris and you might want to arrange a tour guide to help you as they can offer you help in arranging the transport too.
- La Conciergerie
Standing on the Isle de la Cite, a former royal palace, this is one of the finest buildings from the medieval era. You can see nearly 4000 names imprinted on the walls of one of the rooms. These people were tried by the Revolutionary Tribunal. There is a lot to learn about the French revolution in this building. You can make a choice from the best Paris weekend tour packages available if you don’t have a lot of time in hand.
- Gourmet Chocolate Museum
Having a fun-filled day or even a dull one; this place will definitely be very close to your heart. You will develop a love for chocolates if you already are not a fan as soon as you visit this place. The flavors of chocolates available are loved by the kids and adults both. If you are really lucky, you can even attend a chocolate lesson that is organized sometimes at the museum. It indeed is heaven for chocolate lovers , so don’t miss some chocolate time out here.
- Grevin Wax Museum
The place is about history and people and you would have to walk it around to get the best of the museum. A little expensive and you might feel it is crowded but it surely is an enjoyable place.
- Louvre Museum
Incredible is the word that best describes this place. You would need to plan or book well in advance for an evening visit to the museum. The mummies, the great paintings, words don’t do justice to this place. Be rest assured, your eyes are going to love everything they see here.
We hope that your trip to Paris is an unforgettable one.