Paris – the dream city, the city of love, utopia of artists, dream destination fashion and glamour lovers. It is a must visit city on many people’s travel lists. Why? Because it has an aura of its own and is known as the fashion capital of the world. The city has a splendid nightlife and much to appeal to your senses. You can simply book a tour with the top tour booking websites of Paris and enjoy all the sights and sounds of the fashion capital. The best time to take a trip to Paris is April to July but if you want to avoid the summer tourist crowd than book your tours for October or early November.
When in Paris you can get the best selfies while scaling the Eiffel Tower, try one with the Mona Lisa in Louvre and snap another with the Cancan dancers or strike a pose with the artifacts of the Rodin Museum. Visit the Moulin Rouge and play hide and seek in the narrow cobbled streets and the Buren’s Columns. Spend the Halloween in the Gothic Notre Dame Cathedral and pay homage to the glorious ghosts of the past at the Pantheon. If you are a fashion buff than head over to the Champs-Elysées. And visit the Saint-Ouen’s markets to strike the best bargains.
Sights to see in Paris
This goes without saying that if you are visiting Paris than going to the Eiffel Tower is a must, as it happens to be one of the most famous and iconic building of the world. This 307 meters tall tower not only offers you an amazing view of Paris but also offers gourmet meal at Restaurant le Jules Vernes on the 2nd floor, where you can dine while enjoying the site of Jardins du Trocadéro and Champs de Mars.
Book a tour online with the top tour booking websites to avoid getting stuck in the long line at the base of the tower.
Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris
The historical and geographical center of Paris is an island in Siene River, called the Ile de la Cité.On this island stand the proud Notre-Dame built by the Romans. The construction of this cathedral took more than 150 years and its Gothic architecture has no match in the history.
Previously the house of France’s King, the Louvre is now a famous museum of art boasting of more than 30, 000 art works consisting of glass pyramids, medieval sculptures and European paintings, artworks of Bocelli and Leonardo Da Vinci.
Other breathtaking landmarks of Paris include the Musee d'Orsay, Avenue des Champs-Élysées, Palais Garnier Opera House, Place de la Concorde, Arc de Triomphe and Sainte-Chapelle.
Traditional Cuisines of Paris
If you are visiting Paris than don’t leave the city without trying all of these tasty dishes:
- Steak frites – you can find this bistrot at all the French brasseries of Paris.
- Macarons – this pastry is famous worldwide but it tastes much better in its birthplace!
- Choucroute – a traditional dish that you can never get enough of.
- A baguette - this historic food has always been the best of Paris and French President Emmanuel Macron has demanded UNESCO recognition for Paris baguette.
- Jacques Genin chocolates – these world famous Parisian chocolates come in exquisite and unusual flavors.
- Croque-monsieur – a ham and cheese sandwich which always leaves you yearning for more!
Paris is one of the busiest city of the world bustling with tourists all-round the year therefore take extra precaution to keep your belongings safe from pick pockets in the hustle and bustle of Paris. Enjoy your tour and walk through history in the streets of Paris.