The Prettiest Places in Paris Travel Guide!
Paris is one of the most beautiful places we have ever collected coordinates in. Every time I visit I fall more and more in love with its romantic streets and French architecture. Paris offers some of the best scenery to take pictures that the world has to offer. From the breathtaking museums such as The Louvre to extravagant palaces of Versailles. If it’s your first time in Paris we highly recommend you check out these spots. It will make you fall in love with everything this city has to offer! So make sure you have your camera ready before you check out a few of our favorite places!
Jardin du Palais Royal
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Address: 6 Rue de Montpensier
Situated in the heart of the Palais Royal, this hidden garden is one of our absolute favorite spots to sneak away from the extravagant sites Paris has to offer. This little Parisian paradise is surrounded by the remarkable French architecture of Palais Royal. This place is also filled with a beautiful garden filled with dozens of flowers. So take some time out of your day exploring the city to relax by the fountain. While you are there make sure you take our your camera! This park also offers the perfect opportunity to take a million candid pictures with Colonnes de Buren in the background.
Palace of Versailles
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Address: Place d’Armes, 78000 Versailles
A palace fit for a king! The Palace of Versailles is filled with the luscious gardens, decadent art pieces and the famous Hall of Mirrors. This palace truly has some unbelievable spots to take the perfect Instagram picture. Since these grounds are so grand, you will have countless photo opportunities along the way.
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Address: Champ de Mars, 5 Avenue Anatole France
Is it even possible to visit Paris without taking a few selfies by the Eiffel Tower? First introduced as the entrance for the 1889 World’s fair, this iconic Parisian symbol is the ideal place for you to take your perfect picture. If you want your picture to scream Paris, then simply taking a picture of the Eiffel tower will do so.
The Louvre Museum
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Address: Rue de Rivoli
This beautiful museum holds some of the world’s most famous pieces of art. Originally constructed as a fortress and later converted to a place fit for kings, The Louvre is now home to the world’s largest collection of art. This museum is where you will be able to witness pieces of art such as Venus De Milo, The wedding at Cana, and the Mona Lisa. This palace offers the perfect backdrop for your picturesque photo.
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Address: 8 Rue Scribe
Most famously known for being the backdrop in The Phantom of the Opera, this opera house is hands down the most stunning attraction in all of Paris.The theatre is filled with the most exquisite 19th-century architecture that will sure to take your breath away. I know you will fall in love with this place as much as I did!
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Address: 8 Boulevard du Palais
Interested in seeing some extraordinary stained glass? Then you must visit Sainte-Chappelle. Located on the on the Ile de la Cité, Sainte-Chappelle offers one of the world’s most extensive 13th century stained glass the world has to offer.
Montmartre & Rue de l’Abreuvoir
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Up on the hilltop of the 18th arrondissement is where you will find the charming area of Montmartre. This entire area is packed with colorful artist stalls, picturesque cobblestone streets and is also where the Sacre Coeur lies. The Basilica of the Sacred Heart is an awe-inspiring church that also holds the best views of Paris. Many tourists spend the afternoon snapping pictures on the hilltop.While exploring Montmare makes sure you stroll through one of the prettiest street in Paris, Rue de l’Abreuvoir. It home to the cutest pink restaurant called La Maison Rose. This picture perfect street will fill your camera with the prettiest pictures!
Notre Dame Cathedral
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Address: 6 Parvis Notre-Dame – Pl. Jean-Paul II
The Notre-Dame Cathedral is one of the most well-known cathedrals France has to offer. This cathedral will provide the perfect backdrop if you were looking to take pictures on the Ile de la Cité. If you were taking a cruise along the Seine River you will have a beautiful side view of Cathedral, just as you pass along it on the cruise. Do not miss the chance to take your picture of France’s more famous cathedrals!
Arc Du Triomphe
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Address: Place Charles de Gaulle
The Arc Du Triomphe is another major landmark that Paris has to offer. Located on the western end of Champ-Elysees at the center of Place Charles de Gaulle of the juncture formed by its twelve radiating avenues. Not only will this monument provide you with the perfect background for your pictures, if you climb all the way to the top it will leave you with a panoramic view of the entire city!
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Address: 75 Av. des Champs-Élysées
Laduree is known for creating the world-famous French pastry the macaron! This delicious dessert will sure make your heart melt. Every little pastry in this bakery is Instagram worthy! So make sure you stop by this picture perfect place!
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St Germain is the lively area located in the 6th arrondissement. This chic establishment in Paris is filled with boutique shops, authentic Parisian restaurants, and the colorful Luxembourg Gardens. You could easily spend an entire afternoon strolling along the riverbanks or admiring the Parisian architecture.
Around every corner of Paris is a picture perfect place! I hope this post inspires you to collect coordinates in Paris!
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