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Paris in 5 Days- Top 10 places to visit and Desserts to try!!

France, Travel & Desserts | September 11, 2016 | By

7. Luxembourg Gardens And Palace



Paris is a great place to relax and find inspiration…… Every nook and corner has a garden, but a few are so outstanding and blow your mind away. This was one such experience….. a lovely place to relax and spend a few hours in. The palace gardens are beautifully manicured. 





8. Montmartre and Sacre Coeur


This experience was surreal!! Do NOT leave Paris without visiting this monument , I repeat DO NOT!!  If you are looking for an amazing sunset visit Montmartre! The sight and view from this place is spectacular- both at day and night.


Above left is a picture just before sunset and right at midnight !

You can either hike to this place – or you can take the funicular from the bottom of the hill (the ride is free with the day travel pass). We hiked to get here …… it’s quite a steep hike followed by flight of stairs, so keep that in mind if you are doing it with young children.

hike up

My son walking up the stairs…. such a rewarding view once you get up there !


Inside the Sacre Coeur


Enjoying sunset

The view from above is extraordinary… you can sit by the stairs and listen to live accordion music while watching the sunset- a memory you wont forget! After sunset we dined at an Irish restaurant right around the corner and then took the funicular down to the nearest metro station.

Sightseeing: Palace and Garden of Versailles

  1. Arthi K
    September 22, 2016

    Amazing Thula!! Been wanting to go to Paris for a while… this is great! will definitely come to good use when the time comes, hopefully soon!;)

    • Thulashitha RD
      September 22, 2016

      That’s exciting … and im glad you found the article useful. thanks for your feedback Arthi ! 🙂

  2. Pawan Bahuguna
    October 27, 2016

    Thanks for sharing Paris experience. Would love to go Paris soon.