Paris is known as the city of lights and the city of love, but it should also be known as the city of tourism. In 2014, the capital of France received 22.4 million visitors, which made it one of the world’s top tourist destinations. With a rich culture, intricate historical past and a multitude of modern amenities and one-of-a-kind sites, it can be hard to choose where to spend your time during your visit to Paris, so we’ve compiled a list of the 5 Best Places to Visit in Paris, France!
5The Eiffel Tower
While it might seem cliché, the Eiffel Tower is one of the top tourist destinations in the world for a reason. Built in 1889 as the entrance to the 1889 World’s Fair, the Eiffel Tower is a wrought iron lattice tower that towers 1,063 feet above the city.
To visit the Eiffel Tower, you may encounter long queues so it may be beneficial to purchase your tickets online before visiting. Tickets are 11£ for an adult or 7£ for the stairs.
The Eiffel Tower isn’t just about watching the twinkling lights and seeing the city from on high. The Eiffel Tower also has two restaurants, a champagne bar several shops.