Top 10 most visited attractions in France

1 – Disneyland Paris

Mickey and his cronies are all the rage in France, or perhaps we should say, in Europe. For the 15.9 million recorded last year visitors came from all over Europe and even the world, in Marne-la-Vallée.

Disneyland Paris

 

2 – Notre Dame of Paris

Most visited historical monuments of France in 2012 has attracted some 13 million visitors, while a million of them climbed into the towers of the building. An estimated 20 million tourists walked the square to admire the cathedral.

nore dame paris

 

3 – The Louvre Museum

9.7 million people are squeezed into what is perhaps the most famous museums in the world to admire the Mona Lisa, The Raft of the Medusa and many other major works.

louvre_museum

 

4 – Eiffel Tower

7 million people have climbed the tower that best symbolizes the French capital.

eiffel-tower

 

5 – Palace of Versailles

More than 7 million people have visited the castle last year. Not to mention all those who have wandered into the royal gardens.

Ch‰teau de Versailles (Yvelines).

 

6 – Pompidou Centre

Nearly 4 million people visited the permanent and temporary exhibitions of the cultural center, the center of Paris.

Centre Georges Pompidou

 

7- Musee d’Orsay

Orsay

 

8 – Jardin des Plantes

It is good to get some fresh air in the botanical garden in the heart of the 5th arrondissement. An oasis of pure air, a haven of peace! 2 million people came to discover plants around the world and relax.

Jardin des Plantes

 

9 – City of Science and Industry / Cité des Sciences et de l’Industrie

Industrie

 

10 – Futuroscope

With 1.7 million visitors, it is the 2nd most visited park after Disneyland Paris and Parc Asterix front attractions.

Futuroscope