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10 Beautiful Tourist Places in Paris

10 Beautiful Tourist Places in Paris

Here is the 10 Beautiful Tourist Places in Paris

10. Jardin des TUILERIES

10 Beautiful Tourist Places in Paris

10 Beautiful Tourist Places in Paris

  • First of all, The Tuileries Palace  on the right bank of river Seine.
  • This particular site is now a garden
  • And also a beautiful place to visit.
  • Furthermore, In 1564, Developed by Catherine de Medicis as a garden for the palace .
  • And also It was opened for public in 1667.

 

9. La SAINT CHAPELLE

10 Beautiful Tourist Places in Paris

10 Beautiful Tourist Places in Paris

  • La Sainte-Chapelle is in the heart of Paris and also commissioned by King Louis IX of France.
  • Furthermore, He housed his Passion Relics here including the Crown of Throrns.
  • It is one of the greatest achievements of the Rayonnant period of Gothic architecgture.
  • It was heavily damaged during the French Revolution and restored in the nineteenth century.
  • The Chapelle also served as a place of worship.
  • What appears of Saint Chapelle today is not its original form.
  • It is basically a recreation of what stood originally.

8. Musée d’Orsay

10 Beautiful Tourist Places in Paris

10 Beautiful Tourist Places in Paris

  • This is a museum in Paris .
  • And also located on the left bank of the Seine.
  • Contains many pieces of French art dating from 1848 to 1915.
  • It contains paintings, furniture, photographs and sculptures.
  • Furthermore, Works from Monet, Manet, Degas, Renoir, Seurat, Gauguin and Van Gogh.
  • The Museum was established in 1986 is ranked number ten worldwide.
  • The museum building was originally a railway station.
  • By 1939, longer trains came in and the platforms were unsuitable for them.
  • And also It was later turned into a museum.

 

7. Amarante Champs-Elysées

10 Beautiful Tourist Places in Paris

10 Beautiful Tourist Places in Paris

  • The Avenue des Champs-Elysees is a street. It has cinemas, cafes and luxury.
  • It is one of the most popular and probably the most expensive streets of the world.
  • Many French monuments are situated on the street including Arc de Triomphe (discussed below).
  • It is known as ‘The Most Beautiful Avenue in the World’ or ‘La plus belle avenue du monde’ – as the French would call it.
  • The street is around 1.91 kilometers long
  • And it was create in the year 1670.
  • It begins at the Place de la Concorde and ends at Place Charles de Gaulle.

 

6. Versailles – Lonely Planet

10 Beautiful Tourist Places in Paris

10 Beautiful Tourist Places in Paris

  • The Palace of Versailles or Chateau de Versailles is absolutely amazing.
  • When it was built, Versailles was a country village but now it is now considered a suburb of Paris.
  • The total floor area that the chateau covers is around 67,000 square meters.
  • The King moved from Paris to the chateau but he was forced to return to the capital in October of 1789; that was the beginning of French Revolution.
  • Therefore, the chateau is a symbol of the system of absolute monarchy during the ancient regime.
  • The palace is a marvel, one definitely must a visit.

 

5. Sacre Coeur

10 Beautiful Tourist Places in Paris

10 Beautiful Tourist Places in Paris

  • The Sacre-Coeur Basilica is a Roman Catholic Church and is dedicated to the Sacred Heart of Jesus Christ.
  • It is located on top of Montmartre, which is the highest point in the city.
  • The building was design by Paul Abadie.
  • The construction started in 1875 and it finished in 1914.
  • It has beautiful, lush green grounds in front it.
  • People usually sit there and have a nice little picnic.
  • The Church is absolutely a vision from the inside too and it offers a beautiful view of the city.
  • There is a merry-go-round at the bottom for your kids too.

 

4.Arc de Triomphe

10 Beautiful Tourist Places in Paris

10 Beautiful Tourist Places in Paris

  • This is one of the most famous monuments in Paris and is located at the center of Place Charles de Gaulle.
  • It honors the soldiers who fought and died during the French Revolutionary and Napoleonic Wars.
  • It is around 50 meters tall.
  • The construction of the arc started on the 15th August in 1806 and it completed around thirty years later on the 29th July 1836.
  • The architectural style is Neoclassicism.

 

3. Notre Dame

10 Beautiful Tourist Places in Paris

10 Beautiful Tourist Places in Paris

  • A Gothic, Roman Catholic Cathedral.
  • Considered to be one of the finest examples of French Gothic Architecture.
  • damages during the French Revolution in the 1790s.
  • The cathedral was under reconstruction.
  • It is in a perfect condition and a sight to behold.
  • Starts construction in 1163.
  • And completion in 1345.
  • And also It stands 69 meters with two towers.

 

 

2. Musée du Louvre

10 Beautiful Tourist Places in Paris

10 Beautiful Tourist Places in Paris

  • First of all This is one of the world’s largest museums.
  • It is definitely the most visited museums in the world.
  • It contains nearly 35,000 objects from the pre-historic era to the nineteenth century.
  • Over an area of 60,600 square meters.
  • The museum is in the Louvre Palace.
  • If you go to the basement of the Museum, you will be able to see the remains of the fortress.
  • The museum is house to the original Mona Lisa.
  • And also it costs 10 Euros to enter and it is worth it.

 

1. EIFFEL TOWER

10 Beautiful Tourist Places in Paris

10 Beautiful Tourist Places in Paris

  • The famous place fisrt of all  which Tom Cruise proposed to Katie Holmes.
  • Located on the Champ de Mars in Paris.
  • Built as an entrance arch to the World’s Fair in 1889.
  • One of the most famous structures of the world.
  • Most noteworthy the Tallest building in Paris.
  • It stands around 320 meters high; that’s almost the same as 81-storey building.
  • Furthermore the tower has three levels for visitors.
  • Construction started in 1887.
  • And also completed in 1889.

 

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