Best places to visit in Paris, France

MatthewA By MatthewA, 16th Nov 2015 | Follow this author | RSS Feed
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Paris France is a great European city. There are a number of places to visit in Paris during a Paris holiday. Here are a few of the best places to visit in Paris, France.

Eiffel Tower

The landmark of Paris France, the Eiffel Tower dominates the skyline. At a little over 300 meters, finding the tower on the Champ de Mars is not too tricky. With three levels for visitors, there are great views of surrounding Paris. Aside from the tower itself, the Champ de Mars has some great surrounding gardens, and there are two restaurants for dining.

Louvre

The Louvre art gallery, with its glass pyramid, houses a world-famous collection of art. Included at the Louvre are paintings, prints and drawings, sculptures, decorative arts as well as a variety of antiquities. Of course, the most famous of these is the renaissance masterpiece by Leonardo Di Vinci, that of the Mona Lisa. Overall, the Louvre has a variety of tours, and also temporary exhibitions covering various art. Sometimes overlooked are the splendid landscaped gardens and tuileries that also surround the Louvre gallery.

Disneyland Paris

The Magic Kingdom in Paris France includes Disneyland Park and Walt Disney Studio Park. The parks include a great selection of rides such as Big Thunder Mountain, Pirates of the Caribbean, Cars Race Rally, and Space Mountain 2. Currently, the new generation of Disney films and stars such as Woody the Cowboy and Buzz Light Year are also being celebrated at Disneyland Paris with the new generation festivals. And of course, Micky Mouse will be waiting for visitors!

The Arc Del Triomph

The Arc Del Triomph is an historic arc and monument in Paris France. At 50 metres high, the Arc Del Triomph can give some impressive view of Paris. In addition to this, the Arc Del Triomph also includes a military museum within.

Sacre Coeur

At the summit of Montmarte lies the Sacre Coeur cathedral. This cathedral has a large dome with panoramic views. Overall, the Sacre Coeur is free to visit, although 5 Euros are required to enter the crypt and dome. Aside from the Sacre Coeur, the surrounding gardens at Montmarte are also worth visiting.

So overall, these are a few great places to visit in Paris France. During trips to Paris consider visiting Disneyland Paris, the Louvre, Sacre Coeur, the Arc Del Triomph, and the Eiffel Tower. For further details regarding Paris holidays, consider visiting the Paris website.

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