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5 Top Tourist Attractions In France

France boasts the most varied natural environment of any country in Europe. It varies from the lush agricultural countryside of Normandy and Brittany, or the rolling prairies of Champagne or Beauce, and many others. This country offers many beautiful places and attracts million tourists per year. Here is The top tourist attractions in France:

1. Eiffel Tower

eiffel tower

The Eiffel Tower is located on the Champ de Mars in Paris, named after the engineer Gustave Eiffel, whose company designed and built the tower. Build in 1889 as the entrance arch to the 1889 World’s Fair, it has become a global cultural icon of france and one of the most recognizable structures in the world. The eiffel tower would be the tallest structure in the world until the completion of the Chrysler Building in 1930.

2. Bayeux And Normandy Beaches

bayeux and normandy

Bayeux is the home of the Bayeux Tapestry which documents the invasion of England by William, Duke Of Normandy in the final stages of the second world war.In here, you will visit some of famous battlefield sites of the campaign and gain invaluable insights into the wartime experience.

3. Chamonix


Chamonix is located in the Haute Savole Department of the Rhone-Alpes region of south-east France and has a reputation as the european capital of Extreme adventure sports. A busy day in summer will see more visitors than a busy day in winter. In summer, chamonix attracts walkers, predominantly fromFrance, but many from all around the world. Climbing and Mountaineering are both very popular.

4. the louvre museum

the louvre

The Louvre Museum has to be the most famous of all art galleries and its home to more art and history than you can shake a baguette at. Leonardo da Vinci’s Mona Lisa (La Giaconda) smiles her enigmatic smirk, but you will find more than 35,000 other pieces here, from antiquities through to modern art.

5. Besancon

besancon grande

Besancon is the capital and principal city of the Franche-Comte region in eastern France. it has been labeled a Town Of Art And History since 1986 and has been on the UNESCO world heritage list since 2008.The city has one of the most beautiful historic centers of any major town in France. A broad horse-shoe of the river doubs, “la Boucle”, encircles the old town, while vauban’s impposing Citadelle blocks off the neck.

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