Things to Do in Paris
Paris— a city that never sleeps— usually attracts about 22.2 million tourists every year, making it one of the top tourist destinations in the world. The city is one of Europe’s major centers of commerce, fashion, science, finance, and the arts. Paris is famous for having outstanding cultural institutions, largest collection of modern and contemporary art in Europe, and UNESCO World Heritage Sites.
Paris is known as the ‘City of Light’ because of its leading role during the ‘Age of Enlightenment’. ‘Capital of Fashion,’ Paris, is home to the world’s most posh and talented fashion designers and cosmetic brands. Along with it, Paris is well known for having a gorgeous cityscape, historic monuments, luxury hotels, rich culture and awesome facilities for the performing arts. If you are planning to tour this city, have a look at the list of things to do in Paris we came-up with just for you-
Notre-Dame de Paris: A medieval Catholic Cathedral, also known as Notre-Dame Cathedral, is widely considered one of the largest and most well-known churches in the world. The site showcases the excellence of French Gothic architecture and welcomed 13.6 million tourists in 2015. One of the top most tourist attractions in Paris, the cathedral houses some of Catholicism’s most important relics.
Eiffel Tower: It is named after the engineer Gustave Eiffel, whose company built this well-recognized landmark. It holds the record of being one of the most-visited paid monument on the planet. The tower received about 6.91 million visitors in 2015. This wrought iron lattice tower stands tall with a height of 1,063 feet; and is the biggest structure in Paris. One of the most popular icon in the world, more than 250 million people had visited the tower since 1889 — the year that it was built. An average of 25,000 people visits the tower each day.