What To See When Visiting Paris

The City of light, Fashion capital, parisii, or what we all call it, Paris. Being the capital of France, this city is full of life, art, beauty and culture. Yes, Paris is known for its Eiffel Tower by many. But I assure you, it is more than you can even imagine. It attracts a huge tourist population from all over the world for its striking rivers, monuments, clubs, and cafes. There are a variety of museums. For art, culture, and monument lovers, it is a perfect holiday destination. Paris is full of surprisingly charismatic wonders of creation.

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If you have never visited or not planning to visit Paris, you probably have no idea what you are missing! We have enlisted the top 5 tourist places in Paris for those who are planning to visit and even those who are not, but should.

1. Eiffel Tower

Eiffel Tower

Being the symbol of the city for 133 years, this tower was built on 1889 with wrought iron. It is 1,063 ft tall. The Eiffel tower is also a symbol of love as countless proposals are made around it for years. Gustave Eiffel built this beautiful tower for the 100th anniversary of the famous French revolution. The tower is full of beautifully illuminating light bulbs which makes it much more striking after sundown. It is beyond doubt a place worth seeing.

2. Notre-Dame Cathedral

Notre-Dame Cathedral

The epitome of Gothic architecture, made by the Lutetian Limestone, iron, wood, and lead, is being the symbol of politics, peace, culture, and economics in Paris for 859 years. It took about 182 years to build this beautiful piece of architecture. It is the most divine,and beautifully designed religious place you’ll ever get to see.

3. Louvre Museum

Louvre Museum

World’s largest and most visited museum of all time, The Louvre is famous for its magnificent art collection. Apart from the masterpieces it puts on display, this building has five pyramids made of metal poles and glass segments.

Jacques Lemercier designed this beautiful work of art.

4. Seine River

Seine River

The second largest in France, River Seine is open for numerous kinds of activities like boating, water skiing, fishing, and enjoying a cozy dinner with your loved ones. And in the commencing years, even swimming may be allowed. You can find various monuments along the river making the scene even better. Being one of the longest, and eye-catching rivers in the world, it is unquestionably worth seeing.

5. Moulin Rouge

Moulin Rouge

The place where the modern can-can dance originated, the cabaret nightclub organizes shows every night which can be enjoyed with a delectable, mouth-watering dinner. Not an ideal place for children, but certainly recommended for adult night-owls and party lovers.

Other places

Other places

These were just the top 5 places, but there are many more places worth visiting.  Namely:

  • Luxembourg Gardens
  • Montmartre
  • Arc De Triomphe
  • Sacre Cœur
  • Hotel De Ville
  • Grand Palais
  • Pantheon
  • Disney Land
  • Louis Vuitton Foundation
  • Petit Palais
  • Pont Alexandre III
  • Famous Restaurants
  • Latin Quarter
  • Grande Mosquée de Paris
  • Versailles Palace

…and even more than these. Every place is breathtakingly beautiful and represents Paris’ Special art and Unique culture. It is one of the most uniquely beautiful cities you could see today when the weather is best. And not visiting this wonderful city would definitely be a huge mistake.