The most popular attractions in Paris in a nutshell
Even opponents of big cities will appreciate its attractive and exciting atmosphere. A thousand pages would not be enough to describe all the little things, monuments of the past, mysterious places and world-famous sights of this amazing city. And, probably, there is no person who would say that it is not worth coming to Paris. It is enough to get lost in the numerous narrow streets, watch the lively French people at the coffee table, stroll along the Seine at dawn and dusk, relax in city parks. It is enough to come here to discover that Paris is not overrated. And although the city can be known by reading books about it and looking at photographs, touching and feeling the unique atmosphere of Paris is possible only for those who come here.
The Sacré-Coeur Basilica, located on the picturesque hill of Montmartre, is a convenient place for reflection, people-watching from all over the world and an incredible panorama of the "White City".
Champs Elysees - a famous street where you can feel the aristocratic atmosphere of Paris. Luxury shops, cinemas and hotels have their headquarters right here. Parades are also held here during state celebrations. The Champs Elysees remembers many of the most important events in history of France.
Père Lachaise Cemetery - a mysterious place full of magnificent tombstones and trees. Many famous people are buried here.
Louvre - the most famous and most visited museum in the world. It contains within its walls monuments representing the history of mankind for thousands of years.
Triumphal Arch - it was created in memory of the Napoleonic victories. Today it represents the completion of the Champs Elysees, the panorama of which opens from above this monumental monument.
Musee d'Orsay - the former train station, which became an art museum in 1986, is visited by more than 4 million people every year. The museum houses an extensive collection of Impressionist paintings.