Top 10 Must Visit Places in France

INTRODUCTION: People across globe talk about France country where you can enjoy the stunning natural scenes , test of the historical past and rich cultural heritage, fine wines and cuisine in number of restaurants, bars and cafes. France is also very much famous for shopping then if you are a shopaholic then France is right place for you. You will fall in love with France. Are you planning to visit France?????? There is many locations to visit, but here is a list of the top ten places in France.

1. The Eiffel Tower

If you are here in France then please don’t miss this place.Eiffel tower is a symbol of Paris which is made up of iron. It is one of the world’s wonder. Eiffel tower have three stages. It is illuminated by 352 projectors and twinkles every 30 minutes in the evening with thousands of bulbs and hundreds of fairy lights , it is making the tower more elegant and beautiful.It is really a fantastic structure. Eiffel tower have two restaurant. From the ground to the flagpole in 1889 it was at  height of 312,27 meters , where today it has achieved an height of  324 meters with antennae.

2. Notre Dame Cathedral

If you are kind of religious person then you must go here. The Notre Dame Cathedral Paris was among the first buildings in the world to use the flying buttress. This is most stunning gothic cathedral in the world and is undoubtedly the most famous.The cathedral is centrally located on the Ile de la Cité, this is the  area which divide Paris city in its right and left banks. There are total five bells in it. The great bourden bell is weighed about 13 tons.

3. Napoleon’s Arc de Triomphe

The arch was commissioned by Napoleon as a tribute to the French army. But Napoleon never had the opportunity to see his triumphant arch completely finished as he want to construct an arch to honor the victims of Napoleonic wars but he had hoped that the arch would also be completed in time for his marriage to Marie Louis. On each evening at 6:30 pm they conduct a ceremony over here. It is situated in  Charles de Gaulle. It is tomb of the Unknown Soldier which is rests under the Arc.

4. Disneyland

If you are on family trip and you have your kids with you then i will surely recommend you Disneyland no doubt you will also love this place.This Disneyland has two main attraction parks, one is disneyland park and other is disneyland studios. It is about 32 kilometers or 20 miles outside of Paris and it is about one-fifth the size of Paris itself. Its ticket price is vary from season to season. If you want to stay in the Disneyland then there is are seven hotel inside the Disneyland. Disneyland of Paris provides a great family vacation. It is a great fun package.

5. Historic Normandy

Normandy was part of ancient Gaul. The most famous spot in western Normandy is the offshore shrine of Mont-Saint-Michel. Normandy’s most principal cities are  Rouen, Caen, Cherbourg  and Le Havre. The  Seine River is the region’s mostly used waterway. This place (Normandy) has seen too  many wars and battles, the most famous battle fought here in the early 1400’s by Joan of Arc.

6.  Vineyards

If you are a wine lover then after watching this place the only word you will recite is OMG!! ….There is hardly an area of France in which vines are not cultivated. Champagne, Bordeaux Burgundy, Alsace, Loire and  The Rhone Valley are the main wine regions.  France is the world’s largest wine producer.  The wines produced range from expensive high-end wines sold internationally to more modest wines usually only seen within France.  😉

7. Lourdes

This is also a religious place so, you must visit here if you believe in mercy God. It is said that in 1858 the Virgin Mary appeared 18 times to Bernadette Soubirous, A 14-year girl of a poor family from Lourdes. The cave where the vision was received has become the worlds largest pilgrimage site and people come from all over the world to be healed by the water from the spring that miraculously began to flow during Bernadette’s visions. Some still say that in the right light you can still see the Virgin Mary here and when you do all your ills are taken away.

8. The Louvre Museum

It is a world’s largest museum. It houses the greatest artistic talents from the past including Leonardo da Vinci one of its painting was taken as the most famous painting ever created, his Mona Lisa possess that secretive smile that is a must see. The museum lies in the centre of Paris on the Right Bank. There are three entrances: the main entrance of the museum is  at the pyramid, one  entrance is from the Carrousel du Louvre underground shopping mall, and the entrance at the Porte des Lions. There is a weekly off at  Louvre from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Tuesday.

8. French Riviera

Want to enjoy your summer trip by sitting near seashore????? then pack you bags and rush to French Riviera. French Riviera Located on the French coast of the Mediterranean Sea. It is famous for the of St. Tropez, Monaco or the Cannes Film Festival. During summers the Riviera is a crowded mess. It is also famous for great climate , healthy lifestyle, Picturesque villages, scenic drives,Delicious Mediterranean cuisine, Many cultural and educational opportunities.

10. Musee d’Orsay

If you are very found of art and craft then this is perfect place for you.The Musée d’Orsay is a museum housed in a grand railway station built in 1900. His design was acclaimed for the integration of the metal vault in the stone exterior. It is situated in  1 Rue de la Legion d’Honneur.

 

     

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