Paris has always been the city known for glamour, stunning beauty, unique style, culture and breathtaking food. Situated on the River Seine, in northern France, Paris the sophisticated and multi ethnic capital city, is the most beautiful and romantic city known on earth. Numerous iconic landmarks enrich the city which makes it the most popular tourist destination in the world. It’s also known as the “CITY OF LIGHTS”.
We have nominated TOP 10 most romantic places in France for year 2018.
1. EIFFEL TOWER
The Eiffel tower is probably Europe’s best-known landmark and Paris’s most famous symbol. It is one of the world’s most photographed tourist attractions. It is the most perfect place for a photograph with your loved one. The Eiffel tower is beautiful for both day and night. Would suggest you climb the tower on the day time. But by night, try going to the Trocadero top, where they have the perfect vista point for sightseeing, allowing the visitors to enjoy the view of the tower, completely illuminated. Time ventures and excellent restaurants with the most gorgeous views to enjoy increases its importance.
2. ARC De TRIOMPHE
It is one of the most famous and romantic monuments in Paris. It stands in the center of the place Charles de Gaulle. It has an attic where there is a small museum which contains large models of the arc and tells its story. If you’re a lover of history and storytelling, then this is the place. It has a breathtaking terrace with an amazing panoramic view of Paris. You should go to your loved ones to the top because it’s surely worth watching and making your romantic journey even more romantic.
3. LOUVRE PALACE
The Louvre is a great and a huge art gallery housed in an old Parisian palace. It holds a collection of nearly 400,000 items of art and historical objects. From the famous Mona Lisa to Venus Di Milo. The Louvre has the most astonishing courtyard where you can take a nice romantic walk filled with the beautiful light of The Louvre. The collections of the museum are massive and very historical. You can also visit the apartments of Napoleon. They say you would need 2 months day and night to view all the collections… but don’t worry, even Parisians have not seen all of it.
Montmartre is a beautiful hill in northern Paris with breathtaking views of the city to show your significant other. You can also go wandering around the narrow streets lined with cute little cafés and teashops. This neighborhood has been a place of work for Salvador Dali, Claude Mont, Pablo Picasso and Vincent Van Gogh. The beautiful streets will take to back to another era of artistry and rich history. At night, this place becomes magical. Absolutely worth going there at night, finding a great Brasserie to dine at and enjoy the vibe of Montmartre is truly an experience not to miss.
5. PONT DES ART
The Pont des Arts is another hot spot for lovers. The pedestrian bridge sits over the Seine River. It offers a picturesque view of Île de la Cite, and street musicians help create a wonderful, romantic vibe. It has the air filled with love from the Seine river and is certainly a great place to enjoy with your loved one.
6. LUXEMBOURG PALACE AND GARDENS
The gardens surrounding the Luxembourg palace have always been a hot commodity among couples. They have certainly housed historically famous couples from Napoleon and Josephine To Jean Paul Sartre and Simone De Beauvoir. Today the couples stroll around the lush lawns and flower beds.
7. GARE DE LYON’S LE TRAIN BLEU
It is one of the six largest train stations of Paris converted into a restaurant but despite that it has all the markings of having a romantic night. Built in 1901 this restaurant has grand sculptures, mural covered walls and ceilings huge crystal chandeliers. It has a variety of mouthwatering dishes with the price of 70$ per person. Some of its famous regulars Include Jean Cocteau and Coco Chanel. It is a bit pricy but worth a night if wine and dine with your sweetheart.
8. THE WALL OF “I LOVE YOU”
Built in the 18th century by Frederick Baron and Claire Kito this amazing wall has been the witness of love for hundreds of years. Declarations of love adorn it in over 250 different languages and what better way to express love to your significant other than this amazing portrayal of affection throughout history.
9. PALACE DE VERSAILLES
For the adventurous couple take a train ride to Versailles to visit the palace there. The beautiful Palace of Versailles is perfect for a few hour walk through the manicured gardens and you can also rent a bike to travel the estate and go through the narrows streets to the lovely canal where you can also hire a paddle boat for two. Something that should definitely go up the bucket list with your love of life.
10. PLACE DES VOSGES
Le Marais’ Place des Vosges originally known as Place Royals is the oldest planned square in Paris. You can take a romantic stroll in the lawns and catch some sun. Spend a few hours on the beautiful gardens and then jump on the Ferris wheel for amazing sites seeing and to wrap up an amazing day with your sweetheart.