Paris is so alluring and romantic. Paris is a symbol of France and a city of revolution. In all of France there is hardly a place so full of the spirit of love and romance. Here, every little courtyard, every street is saturated with an unforgettable atmosphere. Legends were made about Paris and many writers and poets sang.
Top places in Paris
Paris is already one big attraction. You need to visit Paris at least once in your life and not only look at historical monuments, but also wander the streets, sit with a cup of coffee in a cafe and enjoy the measured life of the city.
Wherever you go in Paris, you will find something interesting everywhere. From whatever street you start your journey through the city of love, you will see magnificent facades of buildings, old balconies, beautiful parks, which Paris abounds in. On a double-decker bus, you can quickly examine several main attractions: the Eiffel Tower, Champs Elysees, the Louvre, Saint-Chapelle, Place de la Concorde, Arc de Triomphe, Notre Dame Cathedral, Les Invalides and many others. All buses depart from the Eiffel Tower.
You can see the main monuments of architecture, again briefly, on one of the many boats. A tour of the Seine is offered by several companies from economy to premium. Wealthy tourists can book an excursion by ship, where during the inspection you can dine at the restaurant. The guide talks about the sights of Paris in several languages: French, English, German and Chinese.
To get acquainted with the Parisian architectural monuments in detail, you need to spend a lot of time. Without a doubt, the main attraction of Paris is the Eiffel Tower. The creation of Gustav Eiffel is the heart of Paris, which everyone who comes to this city is eager to see. There are three levels on the tower. For the first two, you can buy a ticket at the box office, but the third level is not open all year round, in addition, a ticket must be pre-ordered on the Internet for several months. On the first level, tourists can visit the excellent restaurant. On the second level is a large observation platform. Fans of thrills must definitely rise to the third level, where it is simply breathtaking. Here you can fully enjoy the enchanting view of the city..
On the island of Cite is located the most famous Cathedral in Europe – Notre Dame de Paris. Entrance to Notre Dame Cathedral is free, and inside are unusually beautiful stained glass windows. Entrance to several rooms where the treasures of Notre Dame are located is paid. Be sure to climb to the top of the Cathedral. Here you can take a good look at the numerous chimera gargoyles and enjoy the panorama of the city.
It will take you all day to get around all the halls of the Paris Louvre. The queue for tickets is here until the close. For those who have purchased tickets on the Internet, there is a separate line, which runs dozens of times faster. In the Louvre is the famous “Mona Lisa” by Deonardo Da Vinci, Venus of Milos, Nika Samofraki, a wonderful room with Egyptian antiquities, sculptures, many paintings, more than 300 thousand exhibits from different eras.
Disneyland Paris is not the most famous landmark in Paris, but in terms of visits overtook the Eiffel Tower in 2010 (15 million visits). The park is famous for its high level of service, cleanliness, and all attractions work like clockwork. There are attractions for every taste: a large selection of carousels for the smallest, for extreme sports a few large slides with exciting light and sound effects, there are also calmer attractions, for example, Pirates of the Caribbean, where visitors board boats for 6 people and during swimming watch how moving pirate figures play interesting scenes from their pirate life.
To see Paris as detailed as possible, use the metro or bus. Indeed, in any corner of the city there are charms. Do not be afraid to get lost, the Paris Metro scheme is quite simple, the main thing is to follow the direction. And if you have with you a business card of the hotel where you live, you can ask the police for the way.
Have a nice rest!