World Amazing Stuff: Places to visit in France

Places to visit in France

The France is located in centrally, in the heart of Europe and it is member of the European Union. It is most popular and strongest country in EuropeFrance attracts over 75 million visitors each year. Among its most alluring attractions are its lovely old towns, sunny beaches, highway and train system and the picturesque French countryside. 

01)   Eiffel Tower
The Eiffel Tower is one of the most famous monuments in the world. The height of the tower is 324 meters and weight is approximately 10,100 tones. The magnificent structure, built in 1889 for the World Fair and it is located next to the Seine River and rises about 317 meters.

02)   Seine River
One of Europe's great rivers is the River Seine. The River is 776 km (482 mi) Long and an important commercial waterway within the Paris Basin in the north of France. The Seine River is located in north-western France and flows into the English Channel.

03)   Place de la Concorde
Place de la Concorde is the largest and most historic square in Paris. Measuring 8.64 hectares in area, it is the largest square in the French capital. This beautiful European square features lovely fountains, monuments, buildings and a 3,300-year Obelisk that originated in ancient Egypt.

04)   The Louvre
The Louvre is one of the world's largest museums and a historic monument. It is housed in the expansive Louvre Palace, situated in the 1st arrondissement, at the heart of Paris. Nearly 35,000 objects from prehistory to the 19th century are exhibited over an area of 60,600 square meters.

05)   Jardin de Luxembourg
Jardin de Luxembourg is the second largest public park in Paris. The total park area is approximately (224,500 m² (22.5 hectares). It is located in the 6th arrondissement, near the Sorbonne University. This wonderful formal garden features some amazing statues, a pond, fountains, flowers, trees and even a palace!  Admission to the park is free.

06)   Arc de Triomphe
The Arc de Triomphe is one of the most famous monuments in Paris. It is located at the end of the city's famous boulevard, the Champs Elysees. The 51 meters high Arc was commissioned by Napoleon in 1806. Visitors can enjoy great views of French capital from the top of the Arc de Triomphe.