The City of Paris welcomed 15.6 million international visitors, the largest number of whom came from the United States. The Paris Region received 32.3 million visitors in 2013, putting it just ahead of London as the world’s top tourist destination region, measured by hotel occupancy. In the Paris region, the largest numbers of foreign tourists came in all over world.
Paris offers the largest concentration of tourist attractions in France, and possibly in Europe. Besides some of the world’s most famous musuems, its has a vibrant historic city centre, a beautiful riverscape, an extensive range of historic monuments, including cathedrals, chapels and palaces, plus one of the most famous nightlife scenes in the world.
Paris is also famous for its cafés and restaurants, its theatres and cinemas, and its general ambiance. While there are a thousand other things to do in Paris apart from those mentioned on this page, for the traveller spending just a few days in Paris , this list offers more than enough choice to fill the time. Note that national museums (i.e. the main museums) are generally closed on Tuesdays – though a few, including the Musée d’Orsay, are closed on Mondays.
Attract Places for Tourism in Paris