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The Top Must-See Attractions in France  

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List Rules Any scenic location, monument or attraction you'd want to visit in France

List of must-see attractions in France that include the best sights throughout the entire country. Those include the best monuments, restaurants, shops, museums, and parks in France. From Paris to Nice and everything in between the country of France is vast and settled with varied terrain. You can visit the vineyards of Bordeaux, or the beautiful beaches of Corsica or Saint-Tropez. This list answers the question, ‘what are the must-see attractions in France?’ 

The capital of Paris has many sights in and of itself. From fine dining at Le Meurice to the gothic architecture of Notre Dame Cathedral. Take in all of Paris and its sweeping views from atop the the Eiffel Tower. Paris is divided into many districts, including the eclectic Marais that includes wonderful shopping and restaurants. The Traingle d’Or also features the flagship Dior, and Luis Vuitton stores. This list offers indoor activities like visiting many of France’s beautiful museums for the best art in the world. 

To get the most out of France, travel beyond Paris. There are many sights and landmarks to visit in France’s other regions. Many outdoor sites and activities are found here as well. The beaches of Normandy offer a look at World War II memorial sites. This list offers the most popular and idyllic destinations in France.

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The Louvre is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Top Must-See Attractions in France
Paris, France
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Eiffel Tower is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Top Must-See Attractions in France
Europe
3
Notre Dame de Paris is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Top Must-See Attractions in France
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Palace of Versailles is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Top Must-See Attractions in France
Versailles, France
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Mont St-Michel is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Top Must-See Attractions in France
Mont St-Michel France
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Musee D'Orsay is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Top Must-See Attractions in France
Musee D'Orsay France
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Arc de Triomphe is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Top Must-See Attractions in France
Place Charles de Gaulle, Paris, France
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Basilica of the Sacré Cœur is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Top Must-See Attractions in France
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Champs-Élysées is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Top Must-See Attractions in France
Paris, France
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Château de Chambord is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Top Must-See Attractions in France
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Provence is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Top Must-See Attractions in France
France
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Corsica is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Top Must-See Attractions in France
Southern Europe
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Bordeaux is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Top Must-See Attractions in France
Aquitaine, France
14
Catacombs of Paris is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Top Must-See Attractions in France
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Loire Valley is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Top Must-See Attractions in France
France
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Omaha Beach is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Top Must-See Attractions in France
France
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Verdon Gorge is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Top Must-See Attractions in France
France
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Chartres Cathedral is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Top Must-See Attractions in France
Chartres Cathedral France
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Jardin du Luxembourg is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Top Must-See Attractions in France
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Arena of Nimes is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Top Must-See Attractions in France
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Palais des Papes is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Top Must-See Attractions in France
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Le Bon Marché is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Top Must-See Attractions in France
Le Bon Marché France
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Massif des Calanques is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Top Must-See Attractions in France
Massif des Calanques France
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Saint-Tropez is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Top Must-See Attractions in France
France
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Somme Battlefields is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Top Must-See Attractions in France
Somme Battlefields France