Must-See Attractions in Paris
Eiffel Tower is one of Must-See Attractions in Paris.

1. Eiffel Tower

9.6
(Tour Eiffel)
5 avenue Anatole France (Parc du Champ-de-Mars), Paris, Île-de-France
Monument / Landmark · Tour Eiffel - Parc du Champ-de-Mars · 1963 tips and reviews

New York HabitatNew York Habitat: A trip to Paris is never complete with ascending this iconic structure. Try to go at dusk for a spectacular and romantic view of the City of Lights.

Arc de Triomphe is one of Must-See Attractions in Paris.

2. Arc de Triomphe

9.5
(Arc de Triomphe de l'Étoile)
Place Charles de Gaulle, Paris, Île-de-France
Monument / Landmark · Chaillot · 507 tips and reviews

New York HabitatNew York Habitat: The Arc de Triomphe costs just 9 euros to ascend and the view down Champs Élysées is well worth the money. Be prepared as you have to walk to the top but can ride an elevator down.

The Louvre is one of Must-See Attractions in Paris.

3. The Louvre

9.5
(Musée du Louvre)
Rue de Rivoli, Paris, Île-de-France
Art Museum · Le Louvre · 1710 tips and reviews

New York HabitatNew York Habitat: Le Louvre is massive, holding 380,000 objects to see. Stop by Café Mollien on the first floor to refuel, it’s cheaper than the other cafés and will have you ready to see more artwork.

Avenue des Champs-Élysées is one of Must-See Attractions in Paris.

4. Avenue des Champs-Élysées

9.4
Avenue des Champs-Élysées, Paris, Île-de-France
Road · Champs-Élysées · 473 tips and reviews

New York HabitatNew York Habitat: Put on your walking shoes and march down one of the most famous avenues in the world. This tree lined avenue makes for a beautiful site, come at night when everything is lit up for a romantic walk.

Catacombs of Paris is one of Must-See Attractions in Paris.

5. Catacombs of Paris

7.5
(Catacombes de Paris)
1 avenue du Colonel Henri Rol-Tanguy (Place Denfert-Rochereau), Paris, Île-de-France
Historic Site · Alésia · 138 tips and reviews

New York HabitatNew York Habitat: The famous Catacombs is one of Paris’ most mysterious attractions. Get there at least 30 minutes before the 10AM opening as the lines are known to get long.

Montmartre is one of Must-See Attractions in Paris.

6. Montmartre

Paris, Île-de-France
Neighborhood · 162 tips and reviews

New York HabitatNew York Habitat: One of the best views in Paris is from the steps in front of Sacre-Coeur. Montmartre can be very busy at times. We recommend going during the weekdays for a less hectic experience.

Cathedral of Notre Dame de Paris is one of Must-See Attractions in Paris.

7. Cathedral of Notre Dame de Paris

9.6
(Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris)
6 place du parvis Notre-Dame (Place Jean-Paul II), Paris, Île-de-France
Church · Notre Dame · 740 tips and reviews

New York HabitatNew York Habitat: On the Île de la Cité lies the famous Notre-Dame Cathedral. Don’t forget to climb to the top of the tower to get up close with the famous gargoyles!

Panthéon is one of Must-See Attractions in Paris.

8. Panthéon

9.2
Place du Panthéon, Paris, Île-de-France
Monument / Landmark · Sorbonne · 111 tips and reviews

New York HabitatNew York Habitat: Beautiful architecture and paintings make this a great visit for photographers. Take a guided tour to the top for a great panoramic view!

Père Lachaise Cemetery is one of Must-See Attractions in Paris.

9. Père Lachaise Cemetery

9.0
(Cimetière du Père Lachaise)
16 rue du Repos, Paris, Île-de-France
Cemetery · Père-Lachaise · 157 tips and reviews

New York HabitatNew York Habitat: Many famous figures lie in this cemetery, from Jim Morrison, to Chopin, to Oscar Wilde. Try to go on a sunny day and up to the hill to the summit for a beautiful view of Père Lachaise and the city.

Luxembourg Garden is one of Must-See Attractions in Paris.

10. Luxembourg Garden

9.7
(Jardin du Luxembourg)
Place Edmond Rostand, Paris, Île-de-France
Garden · Odéon · 453 tips and reviews

New York HabitatNew York Habitat: This beautiful garden should not be missed. Come here for a bit of relaxation and some sightseeing as well. The original Statue of Liberty is here, as well as a number of wonderful fountains.

11. Pont de Grenelle

Pont de Grenelle (Allée des Cygnes), Paris, Île-de-France
Bridge · Javel · 7 tips and reviews

New York HabitatNew York Habitat: The bridge that crosses the Seine River is an excellent place to view the Eiffel Tower. Next to the bridge on the Ile aux Cygnes you will find its little sister: a replica of the Statue of Liberty.

Le Grenier à Pain is one of Must-See Attractions in Paris.

12. Le Grenier à Pain

8.1
134 rue Saint-Charles, Paris, Île-de-France
Bakery · Javel · 18 tips and reviews

New York HabitatNew York Habitat: One of the best baguettes in Paris.

Buttes Chaumont Park is one of Must-See Attractions in Paris.

13. Buttes Chaumont Park

9.7
(Parc des Buttes-Chaumont)
Parc des Buttes-Chaumont (8 rue Botzaris), Paris, Île-de-France
Park · 192 tips and reviews

New York HabitatNew York Habitat: Take a stroll through this beautiful park and muster up a little extra effort to walk to the Temple of Sybil on the top of the hill: the view from there will be worth it.

Galeries Lafayette Haussmann is one of Must-See Attractions in Paris.

14. Galeries Lafayette Haussmann

9.1
40 boulevard Haussmann, Paris, Île-de-France
Department Store · Chaussée-d'Antin · 611 tips and reviews

New York HabitatNew York Habitat: Be sure to attend the free weekly fashion show every Friday at the main Hausmann store on the 7th floor. Make a reservation at welcome@galerieslafayette.com.

Shakespeare & Company is one of Must-See Attractions in Paris.

15. Shakespeare & Company

9.6
37 rue de la Bûcherie, Paris, Île-de-France
Bookstore · Sorbonne · 193 tips and reviews

New York HabitatNew York Habitat: Step into the footsteps of many famous writers. Be sure to ask the shop owners for literary tips: it almost seems like they know every English book that’s ever been written!

Holy Chapel is one of Must-See Attractions in Paris.

16. Holy Chapel

(Sainte-Chapelle)
8 boulevard du Palais, Paris, Île-de-France
Church · 99 tips and reviews

New York HabitatNew York Habitat: Be sure to go on a sunny day to see the effect on the stained glass windows. Each window tells a Biblical story so start at the western alcove of the north wall and work your way clockwise.

Basilique du Sacré-Cœur de Montmartre is one of Must-See Attractions in Paris.

17. Basilique du Sacré-Cœur de Montmartre

9.4
35 rue du Chevalier de la Barre, Paris, Île-de-France
Church · Clignancourt · 390 tips and reviews

New York HabitatNew York Habitat: The view from Montmartre is so spectacular that you would almost forget about the church itself! Make sure not to miss the beautiful interior: admission is free.

Moulin Rouge is one of Must-See Attractions in Paris.

18. Moulin Rouge

8.5
82 boulevard de Clichy (Rue Blanche), Paris, Île-de-France
Monument / Landmark · Saint Georges · 309 tips and reviews

New York HabitatNew York Habitat: The birthplace of the can-can dance can be quite expensive. So if you really only want to see the famous red windmill don’t buy tickets for a show: you can see it just as well from the street.

Église Saint-Eustache is one of Must-See Attractions in Paris.

19. Église Saint-Eustache

2 Impasse Saint-Eustache, Paris, Île-de-France
Church · Les Halles · 27 tips and reviews

New York HabitatNew York Habitat: This beautiful Gothic church is usually less crowded than the Notre Dame or Saint-Chapelle. If the weather is good bring some food so you can have a lovely picnic in the park next to the church

RER Arcueil – Cachan [B] is one of Must-See Attractions in Paris.

20. RER Arcueil – Cachan [B]

6.7
3 avenue Carnot, Arcueil, Île-de-France
Train Station · Cachan · 7 tips and reviews

New York HabitatNew York Habitat: One of the best ways to explore the Seine River is by taking a boat tour. You will see many famous landmarks from a completely different viewpoint!

Garnier Opera is one of Must-See Attractions in Paris.

21. Garnier Opera

9.5
(Opéra Garnier)
8 rue Scribe (Rue Auber), Paris, Île-de-France
Opera House · Chaussée-d'Antin · 172 tips and reviews

New York HabitatNew York Habitat: Check out this beautiful landmark. Its grand staircase is breathtaking and will have you feeling like you are in a movie! The architecture will have you in awe before you even see the opera!

Palace of Versailles is one of Must-See Attractions in Paris.

22. Palace of Versailles

9.2
(Château de Versailles)
Place d'Armes, Versailles, Île-de-France
Castle · Château · 596 tips and reviews

New York HabitatNew York Habitat: Words are lacking to describe this majestic palace, which is definitely a must-see when visiting Paris! We recommend you to go out of the main path and loose yourself in the huge Gardens :)