Tips for exploring the best of Paris

Eiffel Tower, Paris Terrazzo/Flickr

Eiffel Tower, Paris ©Terrazzo/Flickr

As one of the world’s most famous tourist destinations, Paris is a majestic city. It is undoubtedly a not-to-miss. The French capital city attracts millions of tourists each year. If you’ve never been to Paris before and you are thinking about visiting the city, I recommend you to read the following guide before traveling. Below I will give you some tips for exploring the best of Paris. In case you are a first-timer to Paris, these tips will surely help you finding the best sights. There are some things you can not miss while in Paris. You must make a walk along the Champs-Elysées, visit the Eiffel Tower, the Louvre Museum, the Moulin Rouge and so on. If you want to make yourself a remarkable experience, don’t miss these.

Get on top of the Eiffel Tower

The most visited landmark of the city is with no doubt the Eiffel Tower. First of all, it is the most iconic monument of Paris and even of France. Besides, if you get on top of it, you’ll see the major part of the city. Of course, the best time to do it is on a sunny day or by night. Having a view over Paris by night is surely a romantic experience. You can also have a delicious meal at the restaurant of the tower.

Eiffel Tower, Paris Terrazzo/Flickr

Eiffel Tower, Paris ©Terrazzo/Flickr

Make a walk along the Champs-Elysées

Another great tip for exploring Paris is to make a walk along the famous avenue, the Champs-Elysées. You can not visit Paris without walking along this well-known avenue. It is considered to be one of the most famous streets of the worlds. Besides, it is famous for upscale shopping. You surely can not miss this fantastic street if you want to explore the best of Paris.

Champs-Élysées Cayetano/Flickr

Champs-Élysées ©Cayetano/Flickr

Take a boat tour on the Seine River

Almost every tourist who visits Paris, takes a sightseeing boat tour on the River Seine. Many of the most famous landmarks can be seen from the river. Taking a boat tour on the Seine is a romantic and relaxing way to explore the best of Paris. There are different companies offering boat tours. Prices may slightly vary. It is good to check the internet before making a booking.

Explore a local market

Paris is famous for its food, antiques and flea markets. You will find absolutely everything here. Touring a local market is a great way to get in touch with local people and purchasing excellent souvenirs. Whether you are looking for great antiques, good books, fresh food or artcrafts, explore a Parisian market!

Tour the city by night

You can not miss to tour the world’s most romantic capital city by night. When the sun sets and they turn on the lights, get out on the streets of Paris and enjoy the evening walks. Besides, you can also explore the best nightlife spots of Paris. The Moulin Rouge is the most famous venue of the city. Besides, there are innumerable bars, clubs, discos, cabarets, theatres, pubs and other venues in Paris.

Paris by night myeyesareclosed/Flickr

Paris by night ©myeyesareclosed/Flickr


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