Tourism in Paris
Paris occupies the third place in the world in terms of the movement of tourists, with the number of tourists visiting Paris annually about 18.03 million tourists, and the city of Paris attracts visitors to it because of its beauty and charming romantic atmosphere, in addition to the presence of many luxurious landmarks In it, like the Eiffel Tower, Notre Dame and the Champs Elysées, the streets of the city are distinguished by their mosaics and the sides of their streets are covered with beautiful trees, in addition to their distinction with French sweets, cafes and art galleries, even the buildings of the city are considered works of art, in Paris also has a cultural heritage that made it preserve its landmarks history Its official French gardens and collections of world art heritage.
The most famous tourist place in Paris
The Louvre Museum was once a palace of the kings of France, and it is now a luxurious museum of fine art, in the front courtyard of the palace there is a glass pyramid designed by Ieoh Ming Pei in 1917, and the museum contains more than 30,000 artworks including Artistic antiquities from the Middle Ages and European paintings from the fifteenth century to the nineteenth century, and it is very difficult to see all the works of art in the museum in only one visit, the tourist can visit a certain exhibition every time he visits the Louvre, and the most famous piece is the Mona Lisa Mona Lisa by Leonardo da Vinci in 1503-1505 AD, that is, Also there is the ancient Venus de Milo sculpture, and other antique works of art.
Tourists can participate in special groups for a tour of the Louvre Museum, where this tour takes about three hours and visits to the galleries and highlight the most famous works in the museum in addition to mentioning information about them from the tour guide.
The Eiffel Tower is one of the most visited archaeological sites in the world, which is visited by approximately 7 million people annually. This tower was built by Gustave Eiffel to celebrate the centenary of the French Revolution, and coincided with the Universal Exhibition in 1889 The height of the tower is 324 meters, the height of the first floor of the tower is 58 meters above the ground, on the second floor people can enjoy a better view at an altitude of 115 meters, while the third floor rises 275 meters and the Gustav Eiffel office can be seen in it, and people who want to climb up the tower They have to climb the stairs, as the number of stairs is 1665 degrees From the top of the Eiffel Tower you can enjoy a wonderful view of the city of Paris.
Champs Elysees and the Arc de Triomphe
The Champs Elysées and the Arc of Triumph were created in the ancient Roman era, and the Arc de Triomphe is the largest monument of its kind in the world and was built in the nineteenth century, when Napoleon commissioned Jean Chalgrin to perform With the design of the Arc de Triomphe to glorify the imperial armies, the names of 558 generals were added in addition to the most important great victories, and under the arch there is a grave for the unknown soldier in France, and its pillars are adorned with a group of wonderful statues, the Arc de Triomphe leads to the Champs-Elysées, nicknamed the most beautiful street in the world, and the street extends a distance away 1.9 km from the Place de la Concorde and the Arc de Triomphe, and it contains the finest and most luxurious pain Global Halat, in addition to entertainment places, cinemas, cafes and famous restaurants.
Disney World fans can visit Disneyland Paris, which is located 32 km from the city center. In this place there are two parks, one of which contains Disneyland Castle and the other on Walt Disney Studios.
Free places to visit in Paris
The Cathedral of Notre Dame
Tourists can visit the beautiful Notre Dame Cathedral (in French: Cathédrale Notre Dame de Paris), which is decorated with gargoyles and gothic touches, it is also possible to take a walk along the Seine River next to it to enjoy seeing the picturesque nature and artistic statues on the street, and enter this edifice is free.
The Alegre Market (in French: Marché d’Aligre) is a food market, which a visitor can visit to enjoy the experience of local products in Paris where cheese, meat and flower stalls are available, in addition to the popular French bread. This market is located in the 12th district, it can be visited through Take metro line 8 to Ledru-Rollin station.
Sacre Coeur Church
The Basilique du Sacré Coeur (French: Basilique du Sacré Coeur) is located in Montmartre, located in the 18th arrondissement, and it is white marble decorated from the inside with golden mosaics and contains tall windows with stained glass, in addition to the presence of the world’s heaviest bells.