Words fall short when it comes to explaining the grandeur and magnificence of Paris. The culturally rich and historically abundant city pulls tourists from all parts of the world.

Here are some of the top reasons why you should visit the beautiful city of Paris.

1) Famous Monuments

The city is home to some of the most beautiful and historic monuments.

eiffel tower

Eiffel Tower: Undoubtedly, one of the most iconic structures in the world.

The Arc de Triomphe: Standing in the centre of the Place Charles de Gaulle at the western end of the Champs-Élysées, The Arc de Triomphe de l’Étoile is a very popular monument in Paris. It was built between 1806 and 1836.

Arc de Triomphe

Notre Dame Cathedral: A historic Catholic cathedral, this is located on the eastern half of the Île de la Cité in the fourth arrondissement of Paris, France. Considered to be one of the best examples of French Gothic architecture, the cathedral is among the most famous church buildings in the world.

Notre Dame Cathedral

The Louvre Museum

The Louvre is a former palace situated on the Right Bank of river Seine in Paris. It is situated between the Tuileries Gardens and the church of Saint-Germain l’Auxerrois. It was the seat of power in France until Louis XIV moved to Versailles in 1682 and hence bringing the government with him.

Louvre Museum

You can also see monuments like The Sacre Coeur Basilica, Jardin du Luxembourg, Le Marais and The Champ de Mars.

 

2) The Food And Wine

 

Paris cafe – street cafes

 

When in Paris, you can dig into the delicacies while enjoying some excellent wines. You can visit the gourmet restaurants famous for Parisian delights or pay a visit to the Champagne Region. Undoubtedly, Paris is a wonderful city for food and wine connoisseurs.

3) Shopping

From as early as the 19th century, shopping in Paris has been a grand affair. The eclectic mix of big stores, markets, cafes and boutiques selling everything from candles to clothes shopping in Paris a pleasurable experience.

Check out the famous sales, visit the departmental stores or stroll along the Champs Elysees.

4) Culture

There is no denying the fact that Paris offers a lot to history and culture enthusiasts. Visit The Louvre to view the Mona Lisa. Art lovers will be smitten by the beautiful collections of  Musée d’Orsay, Musée Picasso, Musée de l’Orangerie and the Pompidou Centre.

5) Theme Parks

Paris is home to theme parks like the entertainment resort Disneyland and the Asterix themed amusement park Parc Asterix. These places are perfect for a fun filled day with the children and the family.

Need we say more? Visit Paris and experience the diversity of this city. Choose a nice holiday apartment in Paris at a location that appeal to you for a wonderful time.

Author Bio

I am Pradeep, an avid traveller and blogger. Exploring new places and sharing my experiences with people is my passion. I am currently working as a blogger for Ratedapartments – serviced apartments providers specifically dealing in major cities of the world such as London, Paris, New York, New Delhi and Singapore.