Attractions The Top Must-See Attractions in France  

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List of best things to do in France. What are the top attractions in France? From the Eiffel Tower to the French Riviera, there are many famous tourist attractions in France. From wine and cheese to beauty and art, tourists flock to France every year to experience the French way of life where bonjour is heard as you enter a small cafe or boutique, a flower shop or newsstand.

Visiting France for the first time? You're not alone. France is the most visited country in the world with 83 million tourists every year. It might be the beautiful French language that allures most visitors or the je ne sais quoi of the French way of life that people admire. Though most people think of Paris as the top destination in France, the country offers beaches, ski resorts, sea ports, and rural country life. So while many people plan their trip to France to visit Paris, many people also visit the French Riviera located in the southeast of France.

From the famous Mona Lisa painting by Leonardo da Vinci at the Louvre in Paris to the breathtaking castles in the Loire Valley, taking a trip to France can be the trip of a lifetime full of some of the world's top places to visit in France. Just be sure to grab a baguette and a bottle of wine before you head under the Eiffel Tower to watch the sunset in Paris and fall in love like millions of other visitors have with the region of romance. 

If you're planning a trip to France, use this list as a guide of must-see places in France. Vote up the best French places to see.
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165 11
Paris is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Top Must-See Attractions in France
Île-de-France, France

2
133 10
Eiffel Tower is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Top Must-See Attractions in France
Europe

3
122 9
The Louvre is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Top Must-See Attractions in France
Paris, France

4
99 6
Notre Dame de Paris is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Top Must-See Attractions in France
Île de la Cité, Paris, France

5
65 3
Bordeaux is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Top Must-See Attractions in France
added added Aquitaine, France - Bordeaux is well known for its famous wine. But also for t he historic part of the city which is on the UNESCO World Heritage List as "an outstanding urban and architectural ensemble" of the 18th century. Bordeaux is ...

6
132 11
French Riviera is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Top Must-See Attractions in France
Alps–Mediterranean Euroregion

7
98 6
Palace of Versailles is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Top Must-See Attractions in France
Versailles, France

8
138 11
Nice is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Top Must-See Attractions in France
Alpes-Maritimes, France

9
83 7
Basilica of the Sacré Cœur is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Top Must-See Attractions in France

10
104 10
Arc de Triomphe is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Top Must-See Attractions in France
Place Charles de Gaulle, Paris, France

11
85 8
Champs-Élysées is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Top Must-See Attractions in France
Paris, France

12
73 5
Château de Chenonceau is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Top Must-See Attractions in France
Chenonceaux, France

13
104 9
Mont Saint-Michel is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Top Must-See Attractions in France
Manche, France

14
74 7
Catacombs of Paris is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Top Must-See Attractions in France
Paris, France

15
96 9
Cannes is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Top Must-See Attractions in France
Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France

16
62 4
Château of Thoiry is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Top Must-See Attractions in France
added added Yvelines, France - The Château of Thoiry is a 150-hectare (370-acre) castle, zoo and botanical garden that was opened to the public in 1965. It is among the most famous zoos in the world.

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66 5
Tuileries Garden is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Top Must-See Attractions in France
Paris, France

18
74 7
Musée d'Orsay is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Top Must-See Attractions in France
Paris, France

19
77 6
Château de Chambord is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Top Must-See Attractions in France
Chambord, Loir-et-Cher, France

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69 5
Palais Royal – Musée du Louvre is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Top Must-See Attractions in France

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75 6
Mont Blanc is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Top Must-See Attractions in France
Europe

22
81 7
Carcassonne is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Top Must-See Attractions in France
Languedoc-Roussillon, France

23
73 9
Jardin du Luxembourg is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Top Must-See Attractions in France
Paris, France

24
71 7
Seine is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Top Must-See Attractions in France
Europe

25
47 3
Château de Chantilly is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Top Must-See Attractions in France
added added Chantilly, France

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72 7
Louvre Pyramid is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Top Must-See Attractions in France
Paris, France

27
79 10
Marseille is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Top Must-See Attractions in France
Bouches-du-Rhône, France

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79 10
Omaha Beach is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Top Must-See Attractions in France
Calvados, France

29
65 7
Chartres Cathedral is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Top Must-See Attractions in France
Eure-et-Loir, France

30
64 6
Château d'Angers is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Top Must-See Attractions in France
Angers, France

31
57 5
Vaux-le-Vicomte is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Top Must-See Attractions in France
Seine-et-Marne, France

32
66 8
Grand Palais is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Top Must-See Attractions in France
Paris, France

33
71 8
Brittany is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Top Must-See Attractions in France
France

34
66 7
Mont Ventoux is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Top Must-See Attractions in France
Europe

35
60 6
Porquerolles is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Top Must-See Attractions in France

36
65 7
Père Lachaise Cemetery is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Top Must-See Attractions in France
20th arrondissement, Paris, France

37
67 10
Musée Picasso is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Top Must-See Attractions in France
Paris, France

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60 7
Sainte-Chapelle is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Top Must-See Attractions in France
Île de la Cité, Paris, France

39
59 6
Palais Garnier is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Top Must-See Attractions in France
Paris, France

40
67 8
Palais des Papes is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Top Must-See Attractions in France
Vaucluse, France

41
61 9
Centre Georges Pompidou is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Top Must-See Attractions in France
4th arrondissement, Paris, France

42
62 7
Courchevel is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Top Must-See Attractions in France
France

43
45 4
Château de Vincennes is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Top Must-See Attractions in France
added added Vincennes, France

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64 8
Loire Valley is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Top Must-See Attractions in France
France

45
64 8
Verdon Gorge is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Top Must-See Attractions in France
Var, France

46
55 6
Jardin des Plantes is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Top Must-See Attractions in France
Paris, France

47
63 8
Château-Chinon (Ville) is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Top Must-See Attractions in France
Burgundy, France

48
66 9
Strasbourg is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Top Must-See Attractions in France
Bas-Rhin, France

49
65 9
Rhône-Alpes is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Top Must-See Attractions in France
Metropolitan France, France

50
57 7
Pont du Gard is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Top Must-See Attractions in France
Gard, France