101 Places to Visit in France, Tourist Places & Attractions
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Eiffel Tower, Louvre Museum, Disneyland, Musee D'Orsay, Musee Rodin, Luxembourg Palace, Palais Garnier Opera House, Place Massena, Parc Phoenix, Cimiez Monastery, Parc de La Tête d'Or, Place Bellecour, Zoo De Lyon, Strasbourg Cathedral, Musee Alsacien, Parc National des Calanques and many more.

There are numerous tourist places in France that you can visit on your dream vacation. You can start with the city of love, Paris, and then explore various other areas. If you want to have a multicultural experience, you can visit Marseille. However, if you are a foodie, Lyon is the one destination that you simply cannot miss. Enhance your French exploration and consider discovering more with enticing Europe tour packages for a comprehensive and memorable journey.

It is true that there are a plethora of places to visit in France. For instance, if you are eager to witness the grand beauty of one of the seven wonders, you can start with Eiffel Tower. Then, you can admire the different collections and artists in the Louvre museum. Make sure that you visit the Palais Garnier Opera House for a night that you are unlikely to forget anytime soon.

Eager to surprise your partner with a France vacation? Here, there are plenty of tourist sites that you can enjoy with your beloved. You can explore the seemingly vacant Island of Aix, or you can watch the mesmerizing sunset from the Etretat cliffs together. Moreover, you can also enjoy the privacy of the hamlet town of Eze. No matter what you like, France will satisfy your inner wanderlust with ease. 
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Must Visit Places in France

The iconic Eiffel Tower is one of the most famous attractions in the world. It is listed as one of the Wonders of the Modern World and has over 7million visitors each year. It was built as a temporary exhibit to commemorate the centenary celebration of the French Revolution but it was never removed. The Tower has three levels, two restaurants, a champagne bar, two observation decks, a garden and the enchanting Esplanade for guests to explore. 

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Standing in its grandeur and baroque style construction on the banks of the Seine river in Paris, the Louvre Museum, also called The Great Louvre, is the most-visited museum in the world. Loaded with as many as 35,000 works consisting of numerous artefacts and paintings, the museum displays its majestic collection from ancient civilization to the mid 19th century. 

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The Notre Dame Cathedral of Paris is known for its splendid location, towers, flying buttresses, and spire. For centuries, the 70 metres high Notre Dame Cathedral remained as one of the tallest and most precious edifices of Paris. Visitors coming here admire the beauty of the cathedral as a masterpiece carved out from French Gothic architecture.

Till date, it is rightly acknowledged to be one of the most significant Middle Age monuments of Paris.What makes the Notre Dame Cathedral as a unique monument is its unique revolutionary medieval design. The brilliance of the innovative Gothic flying buttresses technology is evident in every nook and corner of this cathedral.

Founded in the year 1163, the construction of this magnificent structure lasted for around 200 odd years with tonnes of architects’, stonecutters’, and carpenters’ contribution. The magnificently stained stunning windows here filter every ounce of the ethereal light that strikes the cathedral. In the evening, the illumination created by the votive candles amplifies the spiritual sense of the ambience here.

The cathedral has twin towers which are opened for visitors. To enter the tower, you need to make your way through the left side of the front doorways and then climb the 387 steps present there. The moment you make it to the top, you will be treated with a splendid view like never before.

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The Palace of Versailles is the former residence of the French monarchs and is famous for its architectural grandeur and its political significance in French history. King Louis XIII built a chateau in Versailles to serve as a hunting lodge in the early 1600s. Later King Louis XIV commissioned this extravagant Palace which took 40 years to complete. Today, this magnificent work is a UNESCO World Heritage site and is one of the most visited attractions in Paris

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Mont Saint-Michel

 Mont Saint-Michel is a sight that will take your breath away. The island in Normandy is topped by a medieval monastery that was once a centre of learning.

Location: Bp 22 Au sommet du village, 50170 Mont-Saint-Michel France

Timing: 9:30 am to 6 pm

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Disneyland Paris is a wonderful magical land where you get to experience fun, entertainment and adventure alongside famous Disney characters, Marvel superheroes and Star Wars legends. Disneyland Paris has two main theme parks - Disneyland Park Paris and Walt Disney Studios Park. Both of these theme parks have various types of rides and attractions that are sure to bring out the child in you.

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Seine Cruise

There’s no better way to see the Seine River than on a cruise. There are several to choose from including lunch and dinner cruises – whichever suits your taste.

Timing: 8 am to 8 pm (Monday to Saturday), Sunday closed

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La Cote des Basques

The gorgeous Basque Coast is every beach lover’s paradise. La Cote des Basques, in particular, stands out for its cliffs, surfing opportunities and beachfront bars.

Location: 
Avenue Beau Rivage Coté carrefour d'Hélianthe, 64200 Biarritz France

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The Arc de Triomphe is one of the most celebrated arches in the history of France and it was erected in the honor of all those who fought for France. The names of generals and wars fought are engraved on the inside and top of the Arch. The top of the Arc de Triomphe offers a spectacular view of Paris and the 12 avenues that converge in the area around the Arch. The Memorial Flame burns in honor of the unknown soldier whose tomb lies underneath the Arch.

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Grand Théâtre de Bordeaux

One of the grandest concert halls you’ll ever see, Grand Théâtre de Bordeaux is also among the oldest theatres in Europe. The auditorium’s circular cupola features a magnificent fresco by Claude Robin.

Location: 
Place de la Comédie, 33000 Bordeaux, France

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Promenade des Anglais

The lovely Promenade des Anglais stretches for 4 kms along the Bay of Angels. You can take a walk along it or cycle and bike.

Location: 
06000 Nice France

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Castle Hill

Castle Hill offers a sweeping view of Nice and the Bay of Angels. 300 steps lead the way up although there’s a lift that takes you more than halfway to the top.

Location: 06300 Nice France

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Place Garibaldi

Take time out for a relaxing stroll to Place Garibaldi. It’s one of the biggest squares in Nice and is bordered by lovely Baroque buildings.

Location: 
1 Place Garibaldi Place Garibaldi, 06300 Nice France

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Pont Alexandre III

Pont Alexandre III is a gorgeous bridge that crosses the Seine. In fact, it’s thought to be the most ornately designed in Paris. Cherubs, nymphs and fish are some of the sculptures it features.

Location: Pont Alexandre III, 75008 Paris, France
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Museum of Fine Arts of Lyon

Explore centuries of history and art at Museum of Fine Arts of Lyon. Its collection includes valuable finds like the Coffin of Isetemkheb, Perugino’s Ascension of Christ and Monet’s Agitated Sea at Etretat.

Location: 
20 Place des Terreaux, 69001 Lyon, France

Price: 4 Euros - 9 Euros
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Notre-Dame de la Garde

Marseilles pride is a stunning example of Roman-Byzantine architecture. The bell tower features a large statue of the Virgin Mary in bronze who watches over the city.

Location: 
Rue Fort du Sanctuaire, 13281 Marseille, France

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Abbey of Saint-Victor de Marseille

This old 5th-century abbey doesn’t contain much but it has a sarcophagus dating back to the 6th century AD. The austere appearance of the building is striking and is part of the allure.

Location: 
Place Saint-Victor, 13007 Marseille, France
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MuCEM

MuCEM (Musée des Civilisations de l'Europe et de la Méditerranée) offers an insightful look at European and Mediterranean cultures through various themes. It contains over a million artworks and artefacts.

Location: 
1 Espl. J4, 13002 Marseille, France

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Petit Trianon

Also on the grounds of the Palace of Versailles is the Petit Trianon, a small chateau that was frequented by Marie Antoinette. It was her place of refuge and privacy from the pressures of court life.

Location: 
78008 Versailles, France
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Cathédrale Saint-André

Also known as the Bordeaux Cathedral, this old structure houses the Marcadé collection that includes religious works like liturgical ornaments, paintings and sculptures.

Location: 
Place Pey Berland, 33000 Bordeaux, France

Timing: 10 am to 1 pm and 3 pm to 7:30 pm

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Place de la Bourse

A complex that speaks to the architectural skills of old, Place de la Bourse is a chain of identical buildings that create a stunning work of art. The Three Graces fountain stands proudly in the centre.

Location: 
Place de la Bourse, 33000 Bordeaux, France

Timing: Opens 24 hours
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Basilica of St. Michael

The Basilica of St. Michael is one of the top tourist draws and you certainly shouldn’t miss it. Head up to the bell tower to see the central square and the town.

Location: 
33800 Bordeaux, France

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Colline de la Croix-Rousse

Visit Colline de la Croix-Rousse, a hill and neighbourhood that was once the place of the city’s silk industry. Views of Lyon are spectacular here as there are many vantage points.

Location: 
69004 Lyon, France
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Fountains of Versailles

The Palace of Versailles’s fountains is a sight to behold. They’re dedicated to the four seasons through beautiful sculptures.

Location: Versailles, France

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Musee D'Orsay

Fourth on our list of places to visit in France is the Musee d'Orsay, which has one of the biggest collections of art by noted names like van Gogh, Manet and Monet.

Location: 1 Rue de la Légion d'Honneur, 75007 Paris, France

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Sainte-Chapelle

Sainte-Chapelle’s stained glass collection is among the best in the world, depicting over 1,000 Biblical scenes. The chapel is housed within Palais de la Cité.

Location: 
10 Boulevard du Palais, 75001 Paris, France

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Montmartre is an enchanting Parisian district that has managed to retain its old world charm and has become a famous melting pot of art, history and culture of Paris. The winding cobbled streets, relaxed bistros, talented street artists, fascinating sculptures and famous attractions like the Basilica de Sacre Cœur makes this district a must visit attraction in Paris.

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Musee Rodin

 August Rodin, the man behind the renowned The Thinker sculpture, has his works displayed at the Musee Rodin. Explore his works and learn about his life.

Location: 77 Rue de Varenne, 75007 Paris, France

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Luxembourg Palace

Paris is home to the Luxembourg Palace featuring French classical architecture and mesmerizing gardens with statues and ponds. It also has a library that contains over 400,000 volumes.

Location: 
15 Rue de Vaugirard, 75291 Paris, France

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The Place de la Concorde is the largest Plaza in Paris and is decorated with beautiful fountains. It was built between 1757 and 1779 to celebrate the better health of King Louis XV. Place de la Concorde is famous for the 3300 year old Egyptian Luxor Obelisk and the Two magnificent fountains. From the Obelisk you can get serene views of Tuileries Garden and the Louvre Museum on one side and Champs-Elysees and Arc de Triomphe on the other side.

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Musee de l'Orangerie

If you love Impressionist and post-impressionist art, the Musee de l'Orangerie is where you should head to. See Monet’s famous Water Lilies and works by Cezanne, Laurencin and Modigliani.

Location: 
Jardin Tuileries, 75001 Paris, France

Price:
 
€10–12

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Pere Lachaise Cemetery

Pere Lachaise Cemetery is one of the most beautiful garden cemeteries with old mausoleums, graves and burial chambers built in different styles. Oscar Wilde and Jim Morrison are even buried here!

Location: 16 Rue du Repos, 75020 Paris, France

Timing: 8 am to 5:30 pm

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Palais Garnier Opera House

The Palais Garnier Opera House boasts an elaborateness that will take your breath away. A massive 8-ton crystal and bronze chandelier adorns the auditorium and illuminates it with over 300 lights.

Location: Place de l'Opéra, 75009 Paris, France

Timing: 10 am to 3:30 pm

Price: 14 Euros
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Bustling Boulevards & Legendary Cafés

Take a leisurely stroll through the boulevards of France such as the Avenue Montaigne and enjoy French snacks and coffee at popular cafes like Cafe de la Paix and Le Barbequing.

Location:
 172 boulevard Saint Germain, 75006 Paris, France (6th Arr. - Luxembourg)

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Place Massena

This is where locals meet to catch up and enjoy time together. It’s just a few minutes' walk from the Promenade des Anglais so make sure you visit.

Location: 
13 Place Massena, 06000 Nice, France

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St Nicholas Orthodox Cathedral

St Nicholas Orthodox Cathedral was built for the Russian community. It features architecture in the Old Russian style though it has modern elements as well.

Location: 
Avenue Nicolas II, 06000 Nice, France

Timing: 10 am to 6 pm

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Parc Phoenix

Seven hectares of themed gardens, a greenhouse and animals are housed in Parc Phoenix. The botanical garden and zoo have several different zones to explore.

Location: 405 Prom. des Anglais, 06200 Nice, France

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Musee National Marc Chagall

Marc Chagall’s works can be seen at the Musee National Marc Chagall. It has the largest public collection of his works including paintings, pastels and drawings.

Location: 
Avenue Dr Ménard, 06000 Nice, France

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Nice Observatory

If you love gazing at the stars and the moon, Nice Observatory is one of the best places to visit in France. Its set atop Mount Gros and since 1988 has been a part of the Côte d'Azur Observatory.

Location: 
96 Boulevard de l'Observatoire, 06300 Nice, France

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Old Nice (Vieille Ville)

Nice’s old town is as charming as you would imagine. Colourful, vibrant and with a heavy Italian presence, there are welcoming pubs, cafes and markets to check out.

Location: 06000 Nice France

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Marche aux Fleurs Cours Saleya

Marche aux Fleurs Cours Saleya is a pretty flower market held from Tuesday to Sunday. Aside from flowers, you can also find fruits and vegetables with sellers offering samples.

Location: 
Cours Saleya, 06300 Nice, France

Timing: 6 am to 5:30 pm and Monday closed.

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Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art

The Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art showcases European and American modern art from the 1960s to the present. The works of Michelangelo Pistoletto, Andy Warhol and Yves Klein are parts of the permanent collection.

Location: Place Yves Klein, 06000 Nice, France

Timing: 10 am to 6 pm and Monday closed

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Cimiez Monastery

Built in the 800s, Cimiez Monastery was constructed by Franciscan monks and today houses the Franciscan Museum. It traces the history and life of the Franciscan community from the 13th to 17th centuries.

Location: 
Place Jean-Paul II Pape, 06000 Nice, France

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Places to Visit in Lyon

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Basilique Notre Dame de Fourviere

Basilique Notre Dame de Fourviere overlooks the city of Lyon. The white minor basilica is made up of two sanctuaries – an ornate upper half and a simpler lower half.

Location: 
8 Place de Fourvière, 69005 Lyon, France

Timing: 7 am to 6 pm

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Parc de La Tête d'Or

A huge urban park whether strangers and friends gather, Parc de la Tête d'Or spans a massive 117 hectares and contains a lake, gardens, a zoo and a tourist train.

Location: 69006 Lyon, France

Timing: 6:30 am to 10:30 pm

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Place Bellecour

Place Bellecour is the perfect spot for people-watching. It’s one of Europe’s largest open squares and you can spend hours here at a cafe, taking a stroll or a ride on the Ferris wheel.

Location: 
Place, 69002 Lyon, France

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Cathedral Saint Jean Baptiste

Cathedral Saint Jean Baptiste boasts a beautiful gothic facade with a surprisingly simple interior. It also houses an old astronomical clock that goes off every day at intervals.

Location: 
Place Saint-Jean, 69005 Lyon, France

Timing: 8:15 am to 7:45 pm

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Miniature Museum and Theater

See the world in miniature at the Miniature Museum and Theater. The creations are incredibly detailed to give a terrific sense of realism.

Location: 
60 Rue Saint-Jean, 69005 Lyon, France
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Zoo De Lyon

Zoo De Lyon is located within Parc de la Tête d'Or. It’s not the largest but you can pay it a visit when you’re in the park.

Location: 
Parc de la Tête d'Or, Allée de l'Orangerie, 69006 Lyon, France
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Saint-Nizier Church

Saint-Nizier Church was built on top of a Roman monument before it was destroyed and rebuilt in the 9th century. It’s seen as a place of refuge by many.

Location: 1 Rue Saint-Nizier, 69002 Lyon, France

Timing: 8 am to 8 pm and Monday closed
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Mur Des Canuts

This massive fresco is believed to be the largest in Europe. It depicts the city’s silk weaving traditions and history. To this day, Lyon has a booming silk industry.

Location: 
36 Boulevard des Canuts, 69004 Lyon, France

Timing: Opens 24 hours
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Institut Lumière

Enter the world of cinematography at the Institut Lumière. Its museum houses an interesting collection of old colour photos and cameras as well as a cinematography that first projected films back in 1895.

Location: 
Rue du Premier Film, 69008 Lyon, France

Timing: 10 am to 6:30 pm and Monday closed

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Strasbourg Cathedral

Strasbourg Cathedral is a stunning work of high gothic and Romanesque architecture. The towering structure features an astronomical clock with automated figures that are a treat for the eyes.

Location: Place de la Cathédrale, 67000 Strasbourg, France

Timing: 7 am to 11:20 am and 12:40 pm to 7 pm
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Musee De L'oeuvre Notre-dame

Right near Strasbourg Cathedral is the Musee De L'oeuvre Notre-dame, one of the top tourist places in France and in the city. It exhibits plans for the Strasbourg Cathedral and Upper Rhenish fine art.

Location: 
3 Place du Château, 67000 Strasbourg, France
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Ponts Couverts and Barrage Vauban

Spend time admiring Strasbourg’s bridges such as Ponts Couverts and Barrage Vauban. Both were part of a defensive work, the latter now displaying medieval sculptures.

Location: 
Ponts Couverts, 67000 Strasbourg, France
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La Petite France

One of the best tourist places in France was once home to tanners and butchers. Charming old houses still stand beside the Ill river.

Location: 
67000 Strasbourg, France
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Parc de l'Orangerie

Parc de l'Orangerie is a great family destination with its lake dotted with swans and a children’s playground. It also has a small zoo.

Location: 
Parc de l'Orangerie, 67000 Strasbourg, France

Timing: 7 am to 8 pm
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Musee Alsacien

Discover what life was like in Alsace before the industrial revolution at Musee Alsacien. Replicas of rural interiors, costumes and furniture are some of the attractions.

Location: 23-25 Quai Saint-Nicolas, 67000 Strasbourg, France
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Place du Chateau

Strasbourg’s popular Place du Chateau is a square surrounded by famous buildings such as the Cathedrale Notre Dame de Strasbourg. It’s the perfect place to shop, dine and sightsee.

Location: 
16 Place de la Cathédrale, 67000 Strasbourg, France
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Palais Rohan

Also in Place du Chateau and right near Cathedrale Notre Dame de Strasbourg is Palais Rohan where the House of Rohan once resided. It’s now home to the Musée Archéologique, Musée des Arts Décoratifs and Musée des Beaux-Arts.

Location: 
2 Place du Château, 67000 Strasbourg, France

Timing: 10 am to 6 pm and Tuesday closed

Places to Visit in Marseille

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Parc Borély

You could spend hours here and never get bored. Parc Borély’s lovely gardens, tall trees, statues and miniature Notre-Dame de la Garde will keep you busy.

Location: 
Avenue du Parc Borély, 13008 Marseille, France

Timing: 6 am to 10 pm
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Parc National des Calanques

If you want to do more than just a stroll, Parc National des Calanques is a great hiking location. The terrain is challenging in places but you’ll be rewarded with gorgeous views of inlets and the sea.

Location: Route du Feu de la Calanque de Morgiou, 13009 Marseille France
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Old Port of Marseil

 The Old Port of Marseille hums with life, making it one of the most popular places to visit in France. Restaurants, cafes, bars and clubs dot the harbour.

Location: Quai des Bleges, 13002 Marseille France
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Marseille History Museum

Learn about Marseilles and it is more than 2,000-year-old history at Marseille History Museum. It’s just meters away from the Old Port.

Location: 2 Rue Henri Barbusse, 13001 Marseille, France
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Château d'If

Château d'If is an old fortress complex that was the source of inspiration for the prison in the Count of Monte Cristo fiction novel. One of the cells has even been designated as the one that the count used!

Location: 
Embarcadère Frioul If, 1 Quai de la Fraternité, 13001 Marseille, France

Timing: 9:30 am to 6 pm
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Vieille Charité

The erstwhile almshouse of Vieille Charité is today the home of the Museum of African, Oceanic, Native American Arts and the Mediterranean Archeology Museum. It also has a research library and museum shops.

Location: 2 Rue de la Charité, 13002 Marseille, France
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Cathédrale de La Major

This national monument is one of the best places to visit in France. It’s one of the largest cathedrals in the country with a seating capacity of 3,000.

Location: 
Place de la Major, 13002 Marseille, France

Timing: 10 am to 7 pm and Monday closed

Places to Visit in Versailles

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The Hall of Mirrors

The Palace of Versailles's central gallery is a breathtakingly beautiful room adorned with mirror-clad arches that reflect the windows. It’s the palace’s most famous attraction.

Location: Place d'Armes, 78000 Versailles, France

Timing: 9 am to 5:30 pm and Monday Closed
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Château de Saint-Germain-en-Laye

Once the residence of King Louis VI, Château de Saint-Germain-en-Laye was restored several times before being designated a museum in 1867. Today, it houses the National Archeological Museum.

Location: 
Place Charles de Gaulle, 78100 Saint-Germain-en-Laye, France

Timing: 10 am to 5 pm and Tuesday closed
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Galerie des Carrosses

Get a glimpse of how royalty moved around with a visit to the Galerie des Carrosses. Hearses, sedans and sledges are some of the things to see.

Location: 
1 Avenue Rockefeller, 78000 Versailles, France

Timing: 12:30 to 4:45 pm and Monday closed
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Gardens of Versailles

The sprawling Gardens of Versailles extend for around 8 sq kms. Manicured lawns and sculptures are just a few of the highlights; if you visit from spring to autumn, you can see the fountains in all their glory.

Location: 
Place d'Armes, 78000 Versailles, France

Timing: 8 am to 8:30 pm
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Chapels of Versailles

The Palace of Versailles has had five chapels so far. The present chapel features beautiful gothic architecture and a vaulted ceiling dedicated to the Holy Trinity.

Location: 
1 Place Léon Gambetta, 78000 Versailles, France
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Versailles Orangerie

Also on the grounds of the Palace of Versailles is the Versailles Orangerie. It features orange trees from different parts of Europe, some of which are over 200 years old.

Location: 
Château de Versailles, Place d'Armes, 78000 Versailles, France

Timing: 8 am to 8:30 pm

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La Galerie des Batailles

Don’t miss a visit to La Galerie des Batailles, a gallery in the Palace of Versailles showcasing nearly 1,500 years of French military successes. The gallery is massive, measuring 120 meters in length.

Location: 78000 Versailles, France
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Royal Opera of Versailles

The Royal Opera of Versailles ranks among the top places to visit in France. It’s a major opera house and is built almost entirely of wood.

Location: 
3 Place Léon Gambetta, 78000 Versailles, France
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Versailles Cathedral

A national monument built in the 18th century, Versailles Cathedral has a mix of classical and baroque architecture, paintings of Biblical scenes indoors and stained glass windows.

Location: 
4 Place Saint-Louis, 78000 Versailles, France
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France Miniature

See France laid out in miniature at France Miniature. The park is filled with interesting attractions including activities for kids.

Location: 
Boulevard André Malraux, 78990 Élancourt, France
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Temple de l'Amour

The gardens of the Petit Trianon are home to Temple de l'Amour, a wonderful structure believed to be built to celebrate the love between Marie Antoinette and Louis XVI.

Location: 
78000 Versailles, France

Timing: 12 pm to 5:30 pm and Monday closed

Places to Visit in Bordeaux

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Pont de Pierre

Enjoy terrific views of Bordeaux from the Pont de Pierre, which at time one was one of the biggest bridges ever built. Take a walk across to appreciate it in its entirety.

Location: 49 Quai Richelieu, 33000 Bordeaux, France

Timing: Opens 24 hours
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Church of the Holy Cross

The Romanesque facade of the Church of the Holy Cross is instantly striking. Although once an abbey, it’s now a parish and houses the École des beaux-arts de Bordeaux.

Location: 
Place Pierre Renaudel, 33800 Bordeaux, France
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Quais de Bordeaux

Take a walk along the Quais de Bordeaux, which are quays along the Garonne river. The 18th-century facades give you a look into the past while shopping centres and parks keep you busy.

Location: 
40-41 Quai des Chartrons, 33000 Bordeaux, France

Timing: Opens 24 hours
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La Cité du Vin

La Cité du Vin is a dramatic architectural concept that immediately stands out. Within, you can explore the theme of wine through exhibitions and seminars.

Location: 
134 Quai de Bacalan, 33300 Bordeaux, France
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Rue Sainte-Catherine

When in France, you need to shop! Bordeaux’s Rue Sainte-Catherine is filled with brand name stores, malls and boutiques for your ultimate shopping high.

Location: Rue Sainte-Catherine, 33000 Bordeaux

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Porte Cailhau

In the heart of Bordeaux lies Porte Cailhau, a medieval city gate that stands 35 meters tall. See the tools used to build it at the nearby exhibition.

Location: 
Place du Palais, 33000 Bordeaux, France

Timing: 10 am to 1 pm and 2 pm to 6 pm.

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Marche des Quais

The lively Marche des Quais is a great place to spend some time. You’ll find fresh produce, artisanal wine and beer and local specialities.

Location: 
142 Quai des Chartrons, 33000 Bordeaux, France

Timing: Only Sunday 9 am to 2:30 pm

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Other Places to Visit in France

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Plage Palombaggia

Beach lovers, rejoice, for Plage Palombaggia in Porto-Vecchio is one of the most stunning beaches in France. Clear waters, pine trees and long stretches of sand create an idyllic setting for romance and relaxation.

Location: 
2 rue Fred Scamaroni, 20137, Porto-Vecchio, Corsica France

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French Riviera

This is the stuff of television and film and no visit to France is complete without a trip to the French Riviera! Glamorous houses and famous destinations like Saint-Tropez and Cannes are here.

Location: 
Nice, France

Timing: 7 am to 11 pm

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Dordogne

Few places are as charming as Dordogne with its picturesque villages and chateaus, gardens, castles and caves. Spend a few days to immerse yourself in its heady beauty.
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Adrenaline Kick

Eager for adventure? Chamonix will give it to you in spades! The valley offers plenty to do such as trail running, mountain biking, rafting and climbing.
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Dune du Pilat

A massive sand dune situated between a peninsula and a forest - Dune du Pilat is like a large playground for kids and adults. It’s Europe’s tallest sand dune and is often times described as a sand monster!

Location: 
Espace d'accueil de la dune du Pilat, Avenue de Biscarrosse, 33260 La Teste-de-Buch, France

Timing: Opens 24 hours
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D-Day Beaches

See where Allied troops landed during Operation Overlord in the Second World War. The D-Day Beaches include Juno Beach, Sword Beach, Gold Beach, Omaha Beach and Utah Beach.
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Gorge du Verdon

Discover one of France’s best natural wonders at the Gorge du Verdon, which is the deepest in the country. Explore the rim and kayak below.

Location: Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, Southeastern France.
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Chateau de Chambord

Although incomplete, Chateau de Chambord is one of the famous buildings in France. French Renaissance architecture dominates along with a huge French formal garden.

Location: 
Château, 41250 Chambord, France

Timing: 9 am to 5 pm
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Etretat Cliffs

The white cliffs of Etretat, dramatic arches and beach make it one of the best places to visit in France. You can hike the trails connecting the three points in a few hours.

Location: 76790 Étretat, France
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Montpellier

Montpellier is an elegant city graced with stately houses and charming streets. Sit down for a snack at an outdoor cafe, check out the street art or go on a guided tour.

Location: Place de la Comédie, Montpellier, France.
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Val-d'Isere

Explore the majesty of the French Alps at Val-d'Isere. The ski resort draws a steady flow of alpine sports aficionados every year.

Location: 
73150, France
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Le Cappiello

Dine at Le Cappiello in Paris, a brightly lit, intimate and inviting establishment that serves fresh items and seasonal dishes. Try the filet mignon, ravioli and chicken tenders.

Location: 
59 Rue Letellier, 75015 Paris, France
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Burgundy

Like Bordeaux, Burgundy is known for its wines and you can’t leave without going on a wine tasting tour. Dijon, Auxerre and Macon are a few top places to visit.

Location: C
entral eastern France

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Colmar Town

Colmar Town is another wine-producing region but its medieval buildings and annual wine fair, Foire aux vins d'Alsace, help it stand out.

Location: 
68000, Colmar FranceMap

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People Also Ask About France

  1. Which are the best places to visit in France?

    1. Louvre Museum: With incredible collections, mesmerizing architecture, and picturesque location, the Louvre Museum is one of the must-visit places in France. This baroque-styled museum displays Egyptian artifacts, Roman sculptures, and antiques that date back to ancient civilization.

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    2. Eiffel Tower:
    One of the most exciting tourist places in France is the Eiffel Tower, with an air of elegance, romanticism, and sheer opulence. The picturesque view of the city from the top with the backdrop of the azure sky is utterly mesmerizing.

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    3. Basilica of St. Michael:
    Located in Bordeaux, the Basilica of St. Michael is one of the most top-rated tourist destinations in France. With such architectural brilliance, tranquil ambiance, and stunning views, the basilica stands out. 

    4. Palais Garnier Opera House:
    One of the most exciting France places to visit is the Palais Garnier Opera House. It boasts of 300 lights and gorgeous bronze and crystal chandeliers that decorate the stunning auditorium.
  2. Which are the best cities to visit in France?

    1. Lyon: Diverse cultural aspect combined with traditional French cuisine, Lyon offers the best of both worlds. Though it has an urban ambiance, the Vieux-Lyon still has the rustic charm of the bygone era.

    2. Paris:
    With the extraordinary blend of culture, history, and elegance, Paris is one of the best places to visit in France. You can admire the collections at the Louvre museum, gaze at the sunset from the Eiffel Tower, stroll through the Latin Quarter, and much more.

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    3. Marseille: Multicultural roots and a heritage that can be tracked to almost 2600 years, the city of Marseille is magnificent and attracts tourists considerably. Here, you can explore various iconic landmarks while tasting the sumptuous seafood dishes.

    4. Nice:
    With stunning panoramic views of the French Riviera, Nice is one of the most vibrant seaside towns in France. The marvelous art collections, beautiful Promenade des Anglais and the charming Vieille Ville, make Nice even more appealing.
  3. Which are the best places to visit in France for couples?

    1. Island of Aix: The best way to get some alone time with your beloved is to whisk her away to the solitude of the magnificent Island of Aix. Here, you can explore the secret alcoves and enjoy the pristine white beaches. 

    2. Etretat:
    Watching the alluring sunset on the cliffs of Etretat with your partner is the kind of romantic notion that is hard to replace. You can get some alone time while gazing at the magical hues in the sky.

    3. Colmar:
    With architecture inspired by neighboring country Germany, the quaint town of Colmar is simply magnificent. You can stroll along the river bank and admire the colorful half-timbered houses here. 

    4. Eze:
    Perched on a green mountain top, the hamlet town of Eze is one of the most charming tourist places in France. Here, you can admire the breathtaking beauty of nature and stroll along the narrow alleys while being cozy with your beloved. 
  4. What is famous in France?

    France is known for the iconic landmarks and the cultural diversity in its every corner. It is a piece of heaven for food lovers and shopaholics. Moreover, the ethereal beauty of nature is on display in different regions in France. Various areas of the country attract people with varied traveling palates.
  5. What is the best time to visit France?

    The best time to visit France is during the seasons of spring, summer, and fall. It means that you can plan a trip between the months of April and October. Overall, France offers a pleasant temperature during these months.
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13 December 2019
Excellent
Visiting Disneyland in Paris has always been a dream of mine and I get to thoroughly enjoy it. My idea of pre-booking the tickets was on point. I really didn't want to take any chances. Every moment I spent there was magical and I even got past the queue pretty fast. If you are going to visit Disneyland you better get an advance ticket booked, trust me it really helps.
18 November 2019
Excellent
The best part about the cruise was the breathtaking view that it served. The commentator in the ship was well informed and gave us great insights throughout the cruise. The trip lasted for about 30 minutes and we got to take a couple of very elegant pictures of the city from the cruise.
22 January 2020
Anjushree Namboothiri Seine River Cruise Paris
Excellent
We enjoyed an evening cruise on the beautiful waters of the Seine river. The experience was refreshing and we enjoyed the entire cruise. The ship was well maintained and smoothly managed by the people present there. I really like to thank Thrillophilia for its seamless service. I would recommend this cruise to everyone visiting Paris.
16 November 2019
Excellent
We got the 1:00 PM tour of the La Vallée Village for some much needed shopping that we wanted to do. We shopped and also enjoyed a good meal at the village. There was some really cool stuff that we bought including souvenirs.
12 January 2020
Excellent
The transport to La Vallée Village was very comfortable. The pickup and drop off was conducted very well. I and my partner engaged in a good shopping escapade where we spent hours buying various things. The village is one of the prominent places to shop and have a good time, overall. I would recommend every person who wants to get into some shopping should definitely visit La Vallee Village. It is worth every penny.
Vaishnavi Mehrotra Picasso National Museum Tickets
Excellent
The Picasso National Museum carried a ton of history. From the painting to the sculptures to the actual design of the museum everything is historical. Me, being a history buff I was engrossed in the place.
14 October 2019
Excellent
What an elegant place to discover. I always wanted to visit Picasso National Museum and I found this great discount they were providing on the tickets so I booked them for myself and my parents on our trip to Paris. We just showed our Thrillophilia vouchers on the location and they instantly allowed us in. I really liked it and would definitely recommend Thrillophilia.
Bhargava Acharya Hop on Hop Off Bus Paris
Excellent
The overall experience I would say was very positive. A must-try, I would say.
17 February 2020
Anjushri Sharma Hop on Hop Off Bus Paris
Excellent
The Paris Hop On Hop Off is a great way to enjoy and get to see all the important monuments in the place. The trip was amazing and worth a shot. My family along with me got to see a variety of scenic locations around the city. We took a lot of photos and had a great time on the tour. The bus was comfortable and easy to ride on.
06 January 2020
Excellent
I chose the transfer package of the Disneyland Paris tour by Thrillophilia because I had kids with me and I didn't want to wander around in various transport services with them. The pickup and drop service arranged by the team was really comfortable and saved a lot of my time. The trip was hassle-free. My kids had a lot of fun and I was just happy to see them enjoy so much.

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