Paris is the most picturesque destination in Europe which is a dream place for many. Paris has a vast history, culture and beauty around. It is one of the most visited places by tourists with approximately 45 million travellers visiting the destination from around the world.
It is located in Northern France above the Seine River. It is the most glittery places in France. The heritage places including the cathedrals and museums are a sight to catch. The most scenic and amazing places around the city will take away your breath with an astounding view.
And how can we forget the most iconic place in Paris- Eiffel Tower. Eiffel Tower has been an epitome of Romance for the lovers. Many couples must have dreamt of visiting these places and spending a romantic time over here.
The dazzling city is a timeless beauty of with rich culture, surreal view, delicious food and a hub for shoppers.
Here are some shortlisted best places in Paris which you must visit for an amazing trip.
1. Eiffel Tower
This place has to be the foist spot you must visit. The elegance and structure of this tower have been the talk of the centuries now. If you miss this place, you have missed the most important tourist spot in Paris. The tower has completed its 100n years making it the most iconic spot of Paris. The tower is named after the architect who built it- Gustave Eiffel.
Best Time: The timings vary according to the seasons. From June to Early September the place remains open from 9 AM to 12 Midnight. The rest of the year the timings are 9:30 AM to 11:30 PM.
Entry Fee: For kids below 4 years there is no entry fee. However, it changes for every floor for adults.
2. Moulin Rouge
If you like to visit vintage places then Moulin Rouge is a place in Paris which you should definitely visit. The place is a perfect venue for the Classic Cabaret house. It is named after the French Cancan Moulin Rouge and this place was his birthplace.
This place is a great tourist attraction with its extravagance and nicely illuminated buildings. The sizzling music and quirky dance floors are something you cannot resist.
Best Time: To enjoy the exhilarating cabaret performance visit this place from 9 PM to 1 AM.
Entry Free: 710 Rupees in INR.
3. The Louvre
If you appreciate art and like to watch some historic things then The Louvre is for you. It is a museum that is located in the heart of the city which is also one of the most visited places in Paris. It is inside a royal fort that is named as Louvre and is spread across an area of 21 hectares.
The exotic museum is built up in a lavish style that has preserved the Islamic art, Egyptian antiques, Art and paintings of the Greeks and Romans. It also has sculptures of the Medieval period which are very important as they show the history.
Best Time: The museum is closed on Tuesday. On Wednesday and Friday, the timings are from 9 AM to 10:30 PM. The rest of the days you can visit from 9 AM to 6 PM
Entry Fee: 946 in INR.
The white-domed basilica is located in the North of Paris. The dome attracts many tourists to do photography and paintings to capture the beautiful view. The beauty has been an inspiration to many artists including Pablo Picasso, Amedeo Modigliani and Claude Monet in the past.
Paris is a place that attracts tourists for its art and aura. It is a paradise for art lovers that inspires many people to create masterpieces.
Best Time: From May to September the place remains open from 8:30 AM to 8 PM. October to April the timings are 9 AM to 5:30 PM.
Entry Fee: No charges are applied
5. Palais Garnier
Palais Garnier is also known as Salle des Capucines which is an opera house in Paris. The opera is presented by a very famous Opera artists of the city. The mesmerizing ballet shows. The stage fly tower, wooden carvings and paintings are the main attractions of this tourist place.
Best Time: From September to June you can visit this place from 10 AM to 4.30 PM and from July to August visit between 10 AM to 5:30 PM.
Entry Fee: 709 INR
Disneyland is a dream for kids as it is a dream come true land for them. Disneyland is an amusement park which is not the only favourite among the kids but also among the adults.
It was originally known as Euro Disney Resort, which is famous for the thrilling rides, animation movies, shows and exciting rallies. Come here to enjoy the exciting and adventurous rides and entertaining shows.
Best Time:10 am to 11 PM
Entry Fee: 3,293 in INR for adults and 2,743 in INR for kids.
7. Place De La Concorde
It is one of the largest square located in Paris built in the honour of King Louis XV’s recovery. The place initially had the statue of the king but it was later replaced with the Statue of Liberty.
This famous tourist spot is surrounded by fountains and figures of attraction. This is one of the busiest and most visited places in Paris for its beauty.
Best Time: You can visit this place all throughout the day
Entry Fee: None
Sainte Chapelle is a major tourists attraction in Parsi. It is the Gothic style architecture that was specially designed for the residence of the former king of France who lived here. It is glorious and intricately designed for a perfect piece of architecture.
It is one of the most charming places to visit that engages a lot of photographers and artists that love to see the historic architecture. It is a marvellous creation of art and style that attracts majorly the history enthusiasts.
Best Time: 9:30 AM to 6 PM
Entry Fee: 788 INR
9. Galeries Lafayette
If you area shopaholic then this is a paradise for all the shopping freaks. The beautiful galleries displaying amazing brands and huge collection of the outfits. The shopping place is located in the posh surrounding Opera neighbourhood.
This is a place which is also worth visiting because of the astounding view it offers from the top floor. Louis Vuitton, Chanel and Hermes are some of the famous brands that are available n the Galeries lafayette.
Best Time: The place is open from 9:30 AM to 8:30 PM
Location: Boulevard Haussmann, Paris, France
Entry Fee: None
Here are some interesting facts about the romantic paradise that you didn’t know:
- The Eiffel Tower was installed on a temporary basis for 20 years after being after it was built in 1889 for the World Fair.
- Originally Paris was a Roman city named as ‘Lutetia’.
- There are three replicas of the Statue Of Liberty in Paris.
- The travelers need to climb up to 1,665 stairs to reach to the top of the Eiffel Tower in case you don’t take an elevator.
- There is only one stop sign in the whole city.
If you plan a trip to this paradise of Romance and Art then do visit these amazing and worth seeing places. Can’t wait enough to see these dazzling beauty of Paris.