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5 Outstanding Places to See in Paris!

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5 Outstanding Places to See in Paris!

Paris is a wonderful place to visit, not least for its marvelous architecture and fascinating history. Join Global Coach Tours and see the truly outstanding places below:

 

1. The Eiffel Tower


The Eiffel Tower

 

The first thing that you see when entering the French Capital is the Eiffel Tower.

This majestic tower began construction in 1887 and has been a source of world wide attraction ever since.

Witness the amazing light show at night for a truly thrilling experience!

  

2. The Louvre Museum


The Louvre Museum

 

The world  famous Louvre Museum is a wondrous sight to behold.

It is housed in the Louvre Palace which was originally a 12th century fortress.

The museum first opened its doors for exhibition in 1793 and is now the worlds most visited museum, welcoming millions of visitors a year!

 

3. Arc de Triomphe


Arc de Triomphe

 

The Arc de Triomphe was designed by Jean Chalgrin in 1806 but not completed until 1836.

This grand monumental masterpiece was styled in the  Neoclassical design of ancient Roman architecture.

It was made in honour of those who fought and died for France in the French Revolutionary and the Napoleonic Wars, and the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier from World War I lies in its vault.

 

4. Notra Dame de Paris

 

Notre Dame de Paris

 

Notra Dame de Paris or quite simply Notra Dame has been imortalized in the classic Victor Hugo novel ‘The Hunchback of Notre-Dame’.

Construction of the cathedral began in 1163 during the reign of Louis VII and was not completed until 1345.

It has one 90 metre spire and stands 69 metres high by 69 metres in width by 128 metres in length!

The Notre-Dame de Paris Cathedral was badly damaged by a fire on April 15th 2019, but is expected to be fully restored to its original state.

 

5. Disney Land Paris

 

Disney Land Paris

 

Last but not least, a trip to Paris is not complete until you have visited

Disney Land Paris!

Marvel at the wonderful scenery, amazing rides and childhood dreams that make up this enchanting land!

Let the Disney characters take you on a journey from times past and see the absolute wonder on your children’s faces.

 

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