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5 Most Famous Places In Paris That You Never Heard

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Paris is one of the most beautiful city on earth. It’s a city of love and lovers. So if you really want to see heaven on earth then must go to Paris. Today we show you some best place in Paris that you should visit this year with your partner. So here are these best places in Paris.

5 Well Known Places In Paris

CHAMPS-ÉLYSÉES

1. CHAMPS-ÉLYSÉES – The Avenue des Champs-Élysées is a 1.2-mile-long street located in the center of Paris and is considered to be one of the most recognizable avenues in the world. It features numerous luxury shops, theaters, and cafés. Champs-Élysées is the location of the annual Bastille Day military parade and the finish line of the Tour de France cycling race. It became a fashionable avenue in the late 18th century, the location was mostly occupied by fields and gardens. At the west side, Champs-Élysées ends with Arc de Triomphe, commissioned by Napoleon in 1806 and inaugurated in 1836, dedicated to the armies of the Revolution and the Empire. Beneath the arch, there is a Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, added in 1921.

PARKS AND GARDENS

2. PARKS AND GARDENS – Paris is full of beautiful city parks and gardens. Where you can walk, jog, read a book or simply soak in the atmosphere and experience the Parisian lifestyle. Some of the best gardens include: Tuileries Garden is located just next to the Louvre museum. It was a popular meeting place for Parisians in the 19th and 20th century. Luxembourg Gardens were created in 1612 as a garden of the Luxembourg Palace. Which is now the seat of the French Senate. Bois de Vincennes is the largest public park in the city. Featuring lakes, gardens, zoo, a botanical garden, castle, and other attractions. Paris offers many other parks. We created a Google map of interesting parks and gardens in Paris. The link is in the description.

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PÈRE LACHAISE CEMETERY

3. PÈRE LACHAISE CEMETERY – Père Lachaise Cemetery established in 1804 is the largest cemetery in Paris. And is supposed to be the most visited cemetery in the world. Take a walk and explore numerous streets of this vast over 100-acre cemetery full of Gothic graves, burial chambers, and ancient mausoleums. The cemetery contains 70,000 burial plots.

LA DÉFENSE BUSINESS DISTRICT

4. LA DÉFENSE BUSINESS DISTRICT – La Défense is Europe’s largest business district. It containing many of Paris tallest buildings and a large shopping mall with numerous restaurants and movie theaters. La Défense features an impressive modern architectural masterpiece La Grande Arche. A 364 ft tall cubical high-rise mimicking the shape of Arc de Triomphe. You can visit the observation deck. And see that the building is perfectly aligned with the Arc de Triomphe. Which is located in Paris city center, over two miles away.

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5. VERSAILLES – Palace of Versailles is an impressive royal residence of the king of France from 1682. Until the start of the French Revolution in 1789. Château de Versailles is located about 12 miles from the center of Paris. And is now a UNESCO World Heritage site. The visit offers an insight into the abundant lifestyle of the French royalty. Before the French Revolution. Walk through the Royal Hall of Mirrors, royal apartments, Royal Opera and extensive Gardens of Versailles. The history of Versailles does not stop with the French Revolution. Part of the Peace Treaty of Paris by which Britain recognized the independence of the United States. The Treaty of Versailles, which formally ended the First World War were both signed here.

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