Top 10 Indulgences When In Paris

The enticing, romantic and tantalizing Paris, the city of lights and fragrance, is the capital of France. Being located on the Seine River, the topographical location gives the city enormous advantage over others to be visited and create some of the most beautiful memories one can ever have. The history and rich culture of the city makes it a must visit, and when in Paris, you must never forget to visit some of the most beautiful places that are beyond imagination.

The top 10 indulgences when in Paris are as follows:

Eiffel Tower

Located on the Champ de Mars, Eiffel Tower is an iron lattice tower which was built in 1889. It has received worldwide fame since then and forms a recognizing symbol for France all over the globe. Its fame has led it to become the most-visited paid monument and the beautiful view of the tower at night makes it extremely romantic for you to visit.

Top 10 Indulgences When In Paris Eiffel Tower

Notre Dame de Paris

Notre Dame was built in the 12th century at the south-east point of the Ile de la Cite, which gave it a position to stand at the heart of the beautiful city. The Cathedral was built upon the remains of two churches and a roman temple that were dedicated to Jupiter. The gothic architecture of the building makes it a center of attention in France, and is considered the holiest place of worship all across the country.

Top 10 Indulgences When In Paris Notre Dame de Paris

Arc de Triomphe

Famous for all sorts of patriotic gatherings since its completion in 1836, the arch was started by Napoleon Bonaparte as a means of tribute to the imperial army for the victory achieved at Austerlitz. The magnificent arch can be viewed from the Eiffel Tower.

Top 10 Indulgences When In Paris Arc de Triomphe

Champs-Elysees

Being a famous street of Paris, Avenue des Champs-Elysees has cinemas, cafes, luxury shops and clipped horse chestnut tree which adds to its fame. Undoubtedly, it is one of the most expensive streets in the world. The street leads from the obelisk at de la Concorde and connects to Arc-de-Triomphe.

Top 10 Indulgences When In Paris Champs Elysees

Musee d’Orsay

On the left bank of River Seine is the famous museum, Musee d’Orsay. The museum is the beholder of French art dating from 1848 to 1915 and has the largest collection of masterpieces, both impressionist and post-impressionist. It was found in 1986.

Top 10 Indulgences When In Paris Musee d’Orsay

Jardin du Luxembourg

Covering an area of 22.5 hectares, Jardin du Luxembourg is the second largest public park in Paris. It has a rich historical background and was created by the widow of Henry IV. The Park is populated with statues and is popular for its soothing atmosphere.

Top 10 Indulgences When In Paris Jardin du Luxembourg

Basilica of the Sacre Coeur

Dedicated to the Sacred Heart of Jesus, Basilica of Sacre Coeur is a Roman Catholic Church and a popular landmark which is located at the highest point in the city. It has cultural importance as well as political importance and is symbolic of moral order.

Top 10 Indulgences When In Paris Basilica of the Sacre Coeur

Sainte-Chapelle

Located near the Palais de la Cite, La Sainte-Chapelle pertains to be the royal gothic chapel from the medieval age. Being consecrated since 1248, the Sainte-Chapelle has the honour to be counted among the surviving buildings from the Rayonnant period. The gothic architecture speaks itself and is sure to stun you.

Top 10 Indulgences When In Paris Sainte Chapelle

Disneyland Paris

Disneyland Paris is the best entertainment resort in town. Most visited and the center of attraction, Disneyland Paris has a spread of 4800 acres of land. The park was found in 1992 and continues to be the major focus of attention of visitors from all over the world.

Top 10 Indulgences When In Paris Disneyland Paris

The Louvre Museum

The building holds rich background as it remained in possession of kings for six centuries before becoming the art museum. The building holds great significance as each of the generation it saw has left a great impression and history.

Top 10 Indulgences When In Paris The Louvre Museum

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