Settled In: By the Celts in 250B.C. as Parisii, 52 B.C. by the Romans
Became French Capital: In 987 A.D.
Suggested Stay: 4 to 5 Full Days.
Bonjour (Hello) and welcome to Paris, one of the most beautiful and sophisticated cities in the World. Known as the City of Lights for the 56,000 street lamps added in the 1860s, Paris has always been a cutting-edge city. From fashion to architecture plus amazing food and wine, the historical capital has a little bit of everything. There is a reason why Paris is the most visited tourist city on the planet, the place is just magical. Romance, elegance, and intrigue are around every Parisian corner.
Overall visiting Paris is pretty straightforward as the metro is excellent and the sights are central, but you really need to plan ahead. We have free walking tour maps and suggested itineraries to make sure you avoid the largest crowds and efficiently see the best sights Paris has to offer.
Top 10 Things To Do In Paris:
1. Visit The Eiffel Tower
2. Tour The Louvre Museum
3. Go To Notre Dame Cathedral
4. Montparnasse & Sacre Coeur
5. Eat & Drink In The Latin Quarter
6. Enter The Paris Catacombs
7. Roam The Palais Garnier Opera
8. Relax At A Cafe
9. San Chapelle Church
10. Champs Élysées Shopping
11. Musee d’Orsay
12. Seine River Cruise
14. La Conciergerie
15. Luxembourg Gardens
16. Shakespeare & Company Books