Tourism in Paris

There are so many things you can wish to do in Paris. The romantic city not only offers a series of high class restaurants with original French culinary but also museums, landmarks, and parks with both educational and historical value combined with religious tourism spots for more spiritual sensation.

The city definitely has a thing for art enthusiasts as it hosts the most visited art museum in the world, Louvre, as well as other art museums such as Musée d’Orsay and Centre Georges Pompidou which are representatively dedicated for impressionism and contemporary art. And if you are more into science rather than art, the Cité des Sciences et de l’Industrie, located in Parc de la Villette, is the biggest science museum in Europe.

Paris is also home for the world’s most recognizable landmarks such as the Eiffel Tower, the Arc de Triomphe, and the cathedral of Notre-Dame that gives both historical and religious touch to the visitors  as well as some entertainment and relaxing tourism spots like Disneyland Paris, the historical park Puy du Fou, Futuroscope and even the protected world heritage sites: the former palace of the Kings of France and the medieval village of Provins.

Why Invest in Short Term Rental in Paris

No city offers more tourist attractions than Paris which provides both historical and scientific value for its visitors. As the city gives reasons for people to keep coming, the accommodation business in the city is considered to be ideal with so little risk and so much to gain.

Converting your property into AirBnb accommodation for tourists could earn you extra money or even a stable income as well as give you an alternative way to maintain your property’s condition in the case that you don’t occupy it yourself.

In 2018, 17.95 million international, overnighting tourists visited the city, mainly for sightseeing and shopping and the number would be doubled if the domestic visitors were included. Joining the accommodation business and securing your role for the number is never a bad idea. In the case that you are not familiar with AirBnb accommodation transactions, Bnb Way can help you find the right AirBnb management company for you as well as connect you to other business components in the sector.

 

Popular Sightseeing | Sights to Visit in Paris

The Eiffel Tower — The universal symbol of Paris and France, one of the most visited landmarks in the world.

Notre-Dame de Paris — The largest cathedral in Paris which was started to be built in 1163 and ever since has become a silent witness of several historical events of the city.

Arc de Triomphe — One of the most famous monuments in Paris which is built to honor those who fought and died for France in French Revolutionary and Napoleonic wars.

Louvre Museum — Originally a Palace built as a medieval fortress in 1190 and was transformed by successive governments. It hosts renowned pieces of art from various artists in the past.

Paris Tourism Growth Graph

Number of International Arrivals in Paris (Source: Statista)

Number of visitations to Paris has been quite stable for the last decade and is expected to be the same for the next few years as the city holds the impression of welcoming international tourists around the globe.

 

FACTS about Paris

The main bell of the Notre Dame Cathedral is named Emmanuel and weighs over 13 tonnes.

There are 6,100 rues – of streets – in Paris; the shortest one, Rue des Degrés, is just 5.75 metres long and can be found in the 2nd arrondissement.

Visitors to the Eiffel Tower have to climb 1,665 steps to reach the top – unless they take the elevator

The Louvre is the world’s largest art gallery and museum, it has over 38,000 pieces of art within its walls, including the most famous painting ever, Mona Lisa.