Attracting lovers with its romantic atmosphere, Paris is a multicultural metropolis where art meets architecture, witnessing many important events in the past in the name of freedom. I have the chance to visit 4 times so far with the wealth of places to visit in Paris with all kinds of travelers have the opportunity to have enjoyable moments.
I will try to explain all these important places in this beautiful capital of France.
What to do in Paris?
In Paris, I will give you a lot of important information and advice on what to see and do in Paris ;
Where to stay? Le Marais, the Latin Quarter & Saint Germain Des Pres, the Eiffel Tower and the Champs-Elysées are the best places to stay in the city. Where to stay in Paris? You can read my article.
Ben son Paris gezimde çok uygun fiyat yakaladığım 3 yıldızlı Libertel Gare de Nord Suede adlı otelde konakladım ve çok memnun kaldım. Hotel recommendations : I stayed at the Suert hotel in 3 star Libertel Gare de Nord, which I got very affordable price on my last trip to Paris and I was very pleased. You can browse. Other facilities in Paris: 3 ★ Europe Saint Severin , 4 ★ Novotel Paris Les Halles , 5 ★ Hotel du Collectionneur
Paris denince akıllara ilk olarak Eyfel Kulesi ve Disneyland geliyor ama ikisinin girişinde de uzun bilet kuyrukları olabiliyor. Things to do : Paris, the Eiffel Tower and Disneyland first come to mind, but the entrance of both long tickets can be queues. So if you wish, you can sign up for Disneyland Paris 1 Day Ticket and Eiffel Tower: Summit Ticket before the trip.
1. The Eiffel Tower
The Eiffel Tower , the symbol of not only the city but the whole of France, is the first place that comes to mind when it comes to visiting Paris for many travelers. The three-storey tower, designed by Gustave Eiffel , was built between 1887-1889 as the gateway to the Expo 1889 Fair, which was organized within the framework of the 100th anniversary celebrations of the French Revolution. Even though it was temporary at first, the steel structure became a permanent part of the skyline because it received a lot of attention after it was completed.
Especially if you are visiting Paris for the first time, don’t leave the city without seeing Paris on one of the cruise terraces in the Eiffel Tower . There are a total of 3 324 m observation deck and restaurants on different floors of the tower in height. To get to the top of the tower to use the elevator, so you need to enter the long ticket queues.
To save time, you can buy your ticket on the internet weeks before or take part in organized tours. At the bottom you will find links for both individual trips and tours.
Balkonunuza çıktığınızda Eyfel Kulesi’ni görerek güne başlamak isterseniz 4 yıldızlı Pullman Paris Tour Eiffel adlı otelde konaklayabilirsiniz. Hotel Recommendation: If you want to start the day by seeing the Eiffel Tower on your balcony, you can stay in the 4 star Pullman Paris Tour Eiffel .
Eyfel Kulesi için 2 tur tavsiyem var. Tour Recommendations: I recommend 2 tours for the Eiffel Tower. The first one is the Eiffel Tower which provides access to the top : the Summit Ticket , the other one with the river cruise, the Eiffel Tower and the River Cruise .
- Address: Champ de Mars, 5 Avenue Anatole France, 75007 Paris, France
- Visiting Hours: Elevator: summer period 09.30-00: 45, other months 09.30-23: 45, last lift up to summer-winter hill 23.00. Stairs: summer period 09.00-00: 45, other months 09.30-18.30
- Entrance fee: 25 Euro to the top, 16 Euro to the 2nd floor, 10 Euro to the 2nd floor
- Web: toureiffel.paris/en
2. Notre Dame Cathedral
The Notre Dame Cathedral , which is considered to be the most important religious structure of France, was built between 1163-1334 on the banks of the River Seine, which is considered sacred by the Celts and the Romans. With its Gothic style, the dazzling cathedral is 69 meters high with twin towers.
After the towers of the religious building where the road passing in front of the main gate is called ang Mileage Zero esi, the most interesting sections are the Western Front, the Gülpencereler, the Virgin Crown Gate, the Flying Payangas, the Galerie des Chimeres and the Treasury. Hz. Jesus’ crown of thorns is the most precious treasure of the splendid structure that 9,000 people can worship at the same time.
You can also visit the cathedral towers and enjoy the beautiful views of the city from here. Remember, the towers can only be reached by reservation. You can download and book the application called siniz Jetfile ”.
Katedral giriş ücretsiz ama dilerseniz bu muhteşem yapıyı Notre Dame Katedrali Rehberli Turu katılarak bilgilenerek gezebilirsiniz. Tour Tips: Cathedral entrance is free but if you wish you can visit this magnificent building by taking the guided tour of Notre Dame Cathedral . If you want to go out to the towers, you can take a tour of the Notre Dame Cathedral Tour and the Skip-the-Line Towers .
- Address: 6 Parvis Notre-Dame – Pl. Jean-Paul II, 75004 Paris, France
- Visiting Hours: 07: 45-18: 45 (Saturday, Sunday closing 19:15)
- Entrance Fee: The entrance to the cathedral is free, exit to the towers is 10 Euros. You must make a reservation using the Jefile app.
- Web: notredamedeparis.fr/en/
3. Louvre Museum
The Louvre Museum is one of the most important museums in the world, not only in Paris. The Louvre Museum, which was the entrance of the Glass Pyramid designed by IM Pei, is the first museum opened after the French Revolution. The building, where the cultural facility in the 1st District was located, was first built in 1204 by Philippe Auguste for defense purposes to stop the Viking raids.
The royal family stayed in the 14th century and the palace took its final form in 1934 . Richelieu, Sully and Denon in the museum with three wing of the head of the Mona Lisa , Milo Venus, Marly Horses of the work is exhibited in close to 35 thousand.
It can take weeks to see all the works in the museum. Therefore, you can focus on the most important works during your visit to the museum. You can get long queues by taking your ticket from the internet. If you do not have enough time to visit the museum, at least leave the city without taking pictures around the museum.
Eğer müzeye yakın bir yerde kalmak isterseniz. Hotel Advice: If you want to stay somewhere close to the museum. Set in an 18th-century building, you can see 5-star Grand Hôtel Du Palais Royal .
Bu muhteşem müzeyi gezmek için rehbersiz Louvre Müzesi: Zamanlı Giriş Bileti turuna ya da rehberli olarak Hızlı Giriş: Paris Louvre Müzesi’ne Rehberli Tur ‘a katılabilirsiniz. Tour Tips: You can join the Louvre Museum without tour guide : Touring the Tour of the Time Tour with a guided tour or the Guided Tour of the Paris Louvre Museum .
- Address: Rue de Rivoli, 75001 Paris, Frans
- Visiting Hours: Monday, Thursday, Saturday, Sunday (09.00-18.00), Wednesday, Friday (09.00-21.45), closed on Tuesdays.
- Entrance Fee: 17 Euro online for adults.
- Web: louvre.fr/en
4. Montmartre Hill (Painters Hill)
Montmartre is one of my favorite places on my Paris tour list. Pablo Picasso, Salvador Dali, Claude Monet, Vincent van Gogh as for the names of hosts to the studios they used in the past Place du Tertre , also known by the name of Montmarte, beautiful houses from each other and have become popular with art-filled streets.
130 meters altitude is the highest point of the city, but also for those who want to watch the landscape is an ideal region. The most magnificent building in the settlement, where world-famous entertainment venues such as Moulin Rogue and Lapin Agile are , is the Sacre Coeur Basilica .
One of the easiest and quickest ways to visit Montmartre is to take the tour train to Les Petits Trains de Montmartre, which departs in front of the Moulin Rogue. The train, which is 6.5 euros for adults, runs between 10.00-18.00. The tour takes about 40-60 minutes.
4 yıldızlı Best Western Plus Hôtel Littéraire Marcel Aymé bu bölgede konaklama yapabileceğiniz en popüler tesislerden bir tanesi. Hotel Recommendation: 4-star Best Western Hôtel Marcel Aymé Littéraire one of the most popular resort where you can stay in this region.
Bu güzel semti dilerseniz rehber eşliğinde yürüyerek gezebilirsiniz. Tour Recommendation: You can visit this beautiful district with a guided tour. You can check out this tour: Paris: 2-Hour Walking Tour in Montmartre
5. Basilica of the Sacre Coeur
The Sacre Coeur Basilica , the first building you’ll notice when you look at the Montmarte Hill from the Eiffel Tower , was built between 1875 and 1914 to commemorate the death of 58,000 people who died in the French-Prussian War in 1874. The Dome of the Basilica is the second most popular religious building in the list of places to visit in Paris after the Notre Dame Cathedral .
The inside of the basilica, the icon structure of Montmartre Hill, is free to visit. If you wish you can also go to the left of the basilica at the exit of the basilica, but you will have to go up to 300 steps.
Bazilika girişi zaten ücretsiz lakin Sacré-Coeur ve Montmartre Turları Uzman Kılavuzuyla adlı tura katılarak yapıyı rehber eşliğinde gezebilirsiniz. Tour Recommendation: The basilica entrance is already free, but you can take a tour with Sacré-Coeur and Montmartre Tours Expert Guide .
- Address: Rue du Chevalier de la Barre, 75018 Paris, France
- Visiting Hours: Basilica 06.00-22.30, Dome: October-April 09.00-17.00, May-September: 08.30-20.00.
- Entrance Fee: Basilica entrance free.
- Web: sacre-coeur-montmartre.com/english/
Located 32 kilometers from the city center, Disneyland was founded in 1992 on an area of 2,000 hectares. The theme park is the second facility opened outside the United States. The entertainment facility consists of 2 main sections: Disneyland Park and Walt Disney Studios Park .
There are 7 different accommodation options in the Disneyland Park section of the Main Street USA, Frontierland, Adventureland, Fantasyland and Discoveryland sections. In the other part, the thematic areas of popular cinema and television shows await visitors.
If you have at least 3 to 4 days in Paris, you can spend 1 full day in this park where you’ll spend hours of fun with the great little traveler of all ages. You can go to the park individually if you wish or you can join the tours organized through the city. The links below Link
Paris’in dünyaca ünlü muhteşem parkında ailenizle birlikte çok daha fazla zaman geçirmek ve rahat etmek isterseniz park içerisindeki 5 yıldızlı Disneyland® Hotel ‘de konaklayabilirsiniz. Hotel Advice: If you want to spend more time with your family in Paris’s world-famous magnificent park, you can stay at the 5-star Disneyland® Hotel in the park.
Eğer Disneyland için planınız varsa biletinizi mutlaka önceden alın derim. Tour Recommendation: If you have a plan for Disneyland, I would like to take your ticket in advance. Take a tour of Disneyland Paris 1-Day Flexible Ticket . You can use RER line for transportation.
- Address: 77777 Marne-la-Vallée, France
- Visiting Hours: 10.00-22.00
- Entrance fee: 1 day 2 parking box price 94 Euro, 69 Euro on the internet, 1 day 1 parking on the internet starting from 49 euros.
- Web: disneylandparis.com/en-us/
7th Avenue & Triumphal Arch
The most famous and luxurious street in Paris , the XIV. It was built in 1667 by Andre Le Notre, Louis’ gardener, to expand the view of the Tuileries Garden . Şanzelize Avenue, which has been used as the end point of Tour de France for many years, owes its reputation to luxury clothing stores, cafes, restaurants and Victory Jewelry .
The construction process of the Victory Jewelry on Charles de Gaulle Square, which was to be seen during the year when you went to the west of the street where many important celebrations and commemorations took place, was started in 1806 by Napoleon Bonaparte and completed in 1836 when Louis Philippe directed the country.
There is the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier under the door that you can watch the glory in all its glory from the cruising section on the upper part of the building. You can see the view of the city by hovering over the terrace looking over the Victory Jewelry.
Bulvar üzerinde konaklamak isterseniz 5 yıldızlı Hôtel Barrière Le Fouquet’s , bölgedeki en lüks ve popüler tesislerden bir tanesi. Hotel Advice: If you want to stay on the boulevard, the 5-star Hôtel Barrière Le Fouquet Hôtels is one of the most luxurious and popular facilities in the region.
Dilerseniz Zafer Takı üzerindeki seyir terasına çıkarak Şanzelize başta olmak üzere Paris’i doyasıya seyderebilirsiniz. Tour Recommendation: If you wish, you can go to the cruise terrace on the Victory Jewelry and visit Paris for the first time. Related tour: Paris: Triumph of the Triumphal Arch
8. Luxembourg Palace and Gardens
Luxembourg Palace , one of the most beautiful palaces in the country, IV. For Henri’s widow, Marie de Medici, the Palazzo Pitti in Florence was built between the years 1615-1645 . Although many changes have been made in the interior over the years, the palace has managed to maintain its glory.
The most important part of the magnificent building, which now houses the Senate of France , is the Luxembourg Gardens, which cover an area of 25 hectares. In the middle of the garden is an octagonal artificial lake, designed in the style of Florence. As much as foreign travelers on the holidays to the French to spend a picnic and relax in the garden they attract the most attention of the palace architect Salomon de Brosse under the supervision of the Medici Fountain draws.
- Address: 75006 Paris, France
- Visiting hours: The palace only groups on Mondays and Saturdays.
9. Orsay Museum
The Orsay Museum , which was built at the old railway station built for EXPO 1889, was opened in 1986 by French President François Mitterand.
French and European works of art created between 1848 and 1914 are home to the striking works of famous names such as Vincent van Gogh, Paul Cezanne, Edouard Manet and Claude Monet. The collection of impressionist paintings is shown as the most valuable of the exhibits in the museum.
Tour Recommendation: Orsay Museum: Reserve 1-Day Entrance Ticket with Access, you can get off the ticket long ticket queues.
- Address: 1 Rue de la Légion d’Honneur, 75007 Paris, France
- Visiting Hours: Monday Closed, Thursday (09: 30-21: 45), Other Days (09: 30-18: 00)
- Entrance Fee: 12 Euro.
- Web: musee-orsay.fr/en/home.html
10. Opera House (Opéra national de Paris)
If there is a place to be included in the list of places to visit in Paris as well as art lovers as well as those who are fond of architecture, it is definitely the Paris Opera House . Paris National Opera, mainly operating in the structure of the opera and ballet performances, XIV. It was founded in 1669 by order of Louis. The building has two main halls, one contemporary and the other classical architecture.
The contemporary Opera Bastille , with a very stylish architecture, has a capacity of 2,700 seats and was opened in 1989 . The Palais Garnier was opened in 1875, with its magnificent interior decoration and a jewel. There is also an amphitheater with a capacity of 500 seats just below the Opera Bastille.
Tour Recommendation: You can visit the Paris Opera Garnier Tour with the expert guides and you can visit the famous opera house with a guided tour.
From an architectural perspective, The Pantheon , similar to the St. Paul’s Cathedral and his namesake in Rome, is the XV. It was built by Louis from the year 1744-1790 dedicated to the Saint Genevieve.
Although the building was used as a church in various periods, it gained its importance due to famous French people such as Voltaire, Jean-Jacques Rousseau, Victor Hugo, Emile Zola and Alexander Dumas. The most remarkable part of the physicist Leon Foucault’s frescoes adorned with the 3-storey dome and the inner walls of the historical building, which proved to be the world’s revelation in 1851 .
Tour Recommendation: You can visit the building by purchasing Panthéon Acceptance Ticket and Self Guided Tour package.
- Address: Place du Panthéon, 75005 Paris, France
- Visiting Hours: 10.00-18.00
- Entrance Fee: 9 Euro
- Web: paris-pantheon.fr/en/
12. Versailles Palace and Gardens
The Palace of Versailles , which gave its name to the rich suburb 20 kilometers away from Paris, was first built in the XIII. It was built as a small hunting lodge in the St. Louis period. XIV. At the time of St. Louis, 20,000 people were accommodated at the same time.
In order to be a symbol of richness and power, a large mixture of French Baroque-Classical architecture was preferred and the historical building, Mirror Hall , Salon de Venus and Salon d’Apollon were turned into museums.
Another remarkable part of the 2.300-room building is the gardens designed by Andre Le Notre, the landscape architect of the Vaux Palace , with its Renaissance and Baroque architecture. The gardens, built around the roads that extend from the town to the palace, unite in front of the statue in the front yard of the palace.
Şehrin bu ünlü sarayını gezmek için Versay Sarayı ve Bahçeleri: Tam Erişim Bileti ya da Paris’ten Versay Sarayı’na Hızlı Giriş ve Sesli Rehberli Tur ‘a göz atabilirsiniz. Tour Recommendations: Visit the Palace of Versailles and its Gardens: a Full Access Ticket or a Quick Entrance to the Palace of Versailles and an Audio Guided Tour to visit this famous palace of the city.
- Address: Place d’Armes, 78000 Versailles, France
- Visiting Hours: 09.00-17.30
- Entrance Fee: Adult 18 Euro
- Web: en.chateauversailles.fr/
13. Sainte Chapelle
One of the most famous Gothic structures in the city, Sainte Chapelle Hz. To accommodate the holy relics of Jesus’ thorny crown, fragments of the cross, and nails IX. It was built between 1242-1248 on the orders of Louis.
Although it has been heavily damaged during the French Revolution, you can see the Apostle Statues decorating twelve columns in the religious structure, which has managed to preserve the world’s 13th largest stained glass collection. Through the stained glass, the crucifixes and nails were brought to the church, and the events such as the last meal of Jesus were depicted.
This is a famous chapel of spiritual importance, with its elegant stained glass. For some, the 10 Euro ticket to be paid here and the time to be spent can be seen as a loss. But this is one of the most important places of our list of places to visit in Paris.
- Address: 8 Boulevard du Palais, 75001 Paris, France
- Visiting Hours: April-September 09.00-19.00, other months 09.00-17.00
- Entrance Fee: Adult 10 Euro
- Web: sainte-chapelle.fr/en/
15. Les Invalides
Les Invalides is a very valuable complex with monuments and museums of France’s military history. Between 1671-1678 XIV. The purpose of the building, which was built under the supervision of the architect Liberal Bruant, was the maintenance of the elderly and the needy soldiers.
Napoleon Bonaparte ‘s golden domed Dome Church , where the most important part of the building complex in which the armor and weapons collections in the complex that attracts individuals interested in military issues in the Musee de l’Armee ; Musee des Plans-Reliefs , where some models are shown, with reliefs of maps, French positions, fortification sites; II. World War II shown in the heroic de la l-Ordre de la Liberation is operating.
15. Moulin Rouge
Moulin Rouge , which is famous for adult entertainment shows, is included in the list of places to visit in Paris by many tourists who want to watch the blood-blood dance every year. The cabaret, which was founded in 1889 by Joseph Oller and Charles Zidler, can be selected right from among the places within the borders of Montmartre with its building on the roof of a red mill.
In the entrance of the cultural symbol that inspired the creation of white screen and songs, and so on, the boards that depict the history of the paintings and the descriptions written in various languages are given.
There are various tickets in the cabaret such as ”show only” or “dinner show Kab. They even have lunch mats some days.
Dilerseniz gezi öncesinde şu gösterilerden birine kayıt olarak eğlenceli bir akşam geçirebilirsiniz. Tour Tips: If you wish, you can spend an entertaining evening before registering at one of the shows below. Moulin Rouge Show with Champagne and Moulin Rouge Show and Dinner Options
- Address: 82 Boulevard de Clichy, 75018 Paris, France
- Visiting Hours: Showtimes: 19.00, 21.00, 23.00
- Entrance Fee: Only the show starts at around 105 Euros.
- Web: moulinrouge.fr/?lang=en
16. Pompidou Center
The Pompidou Center was built between 1971 and 1977 , allowing its visitors to spend pleasant hours with its social and cultural facilities. Richard Rogers, Renzo Piano and Gianfranco Franchini made the design of the high-tech architectural building of the center, named after the former president of France.
The top floor looking at the shops in the building, arranged in terraces, restaurants, which was created 5 thousand artists outside the cinema 60,000 with more modern and contemporary artworks exhibited the Musee National d’art Moderne periodical of over 2 thousand’s hosting library. The 7-meter-long Stravinsky Fountain is a popular meeting point for local people in front of the center where it operates in a center focused on music and acoustical research.
- Address: Place Georges-Pompidou, 75004 Paris, France
- Visiting Hours: Every day except Tuesday, 11.00-21.00
- Web: centrepompidou.fr/en
17. Concorde Square
Concorde Square , located between the Tuileries Garden and the Champs-Elysées . For the erection of the statue of Louis, between 1755 and 1765 , the architect Jacques-Ange was built under Gabriel’s supervision. The square, which was named after the king by 1792, began to be known since 1795 with its bloody events.
The Obelisk , which is the most striking structure of the area, was brought to the center of the square in 1836 from the Luxor Temple in Egypt to forget the executions and make a clean page in history. In addition to this 23-meter monument, two fountains and 8 statues symbolizing French cities were placed on the square for this purpose.
Obviously it may be unnecessary to go, especially if you go into the open. But if you take part in the tours mentioned in our article titled ız Hop on Hop Off Tours iğ, you will have the opportunity to pass through the square with tourist buses.
18. The Rodin Museum (Musee Rodin)
The Rodin Museum , with its 6,600 sculptures, 8,000 drawings, 8,000 photographs and 7,000 art objects, was opened to visitors in 1919.
As you can see from the name of the famous French sculptor Auguste Godin, the cultural facility dedicated to the hotel, one in the city center, Hotel Biron, the other two locations, including the artist’s old house in Paris continues to operate. Apart from the works of Rodin, who is also a good collector, the museum also organizes contemporary art exhibitions.
- Address: 77 Rue de Varenne, 75007 Paris, France
- Visiting Hours: Every day except Monday, 10.00-17.45
- Entrance Fee: Adult 10 Euro
- Web: musee-rodin.fr/en
19th Paris Underground Tombs
Culturally, the city’s underground is at least as rich as the surface. This is best shown as evidence of the city of Paris in near the landmark Underground Tombs (Catacombs of Paris), the impact of the idea that the city has led to outbreaks of burial grounds in various places in 1785 ‘t been used.
The skeletons were brought to the corridors of old stone quarries which were miles long and were placed in their new places by installation logic. In this way, this place, which has a gallery of 2 kilometers, can be visited.
- Address: 1 Avenue du Colonel Henri Rol-Tanguy, 75014 Paris, France
- Visiting Hours: Every day except Monday
- Entrance Fee: Adult 13 Euro
20. Pere Lachaise Cemetery
The last place I would recommend you to visit in the list of places to visit in Paris is the Pere Lachaise Cemetery, which resembles an open-air museum with its sculptures.
The cemetery with 44 hectares of land was designed by Napoleon Bonaparte to the architect Alexandre Theodore Brongniart. The burial site inaugurated in 1804 did not attract much attention at first; but the fame of La Fontaine and Moliere moved here.
Oscar Wilde, Max Ernst, Camille Pissarro, as well as names like Ahmet Kaya and Yılmaz Güney deported from Turkey ‘s graves are also located here. (Note: Ahmet Kaya’s tomb is in section 71, and Yılmaz Güney’s section is in section 62)
- Address: 16 Rue du Repos, 75020 Paris, France
Places to Visit in Paris – Other Important Places
If you don’t restrict time on your trip to Paris, you can also add these places to your Paris list of places to visit;
- III. Alexandre Bridge
- Orangerie Museum
- Tuileries Gardens
- Picasso Museum
- Place des Vosges
- La defense
- Le Marais
- Madeleine Church
- Pont des Arts (Bridge of Lovers)
- Petit Palais
- Saint Germain des Press
- Galeries Lafayette and Musee des arts Decoratifs.
Where to stay in Paris Le Marais, the Latin Quarter & Saint Germain Des Pres, the Eiffel Tower and the surroundings are the most popular places to stay in the city.
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