Tourist Mistakes to Avoid in Paris

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Paris, the City of Lights, boasts a plethora of appealing attractions. Some of those popular options include the Eiffel Tower, Louvre Museum, Notre-Dane Cathedral, etc. The city features many other super fun and exciting activities as well to make your Parisian trip an exciting and ever-memorable affair.  However, even with all these supreme tourist options, people are likely to make some silly mistakes while exploring the city. Of course, it can ruin your fun trip. Two of those potential mistakes that you must avoid at any cost on you Paris city tours are listed below.

Focusing more on the Eiffel Tower

The Eiffel tower is one of the tallest and spectacular structures in the world. By all means, it is a must-see attraction and you may also click some amazing photographs for your social media feed. However, this doesn’t mean that you must spend a lion share of your time in the queues here to get a ride to the top observational level. Some people may opt to climb up the stairs in order to cut down their expenses almost to half. However, this is a time-consuming process and you may walk only up to the second level. Plus, you will be charged to explore the higher levels. If you are not that worried about the budget, you may take the elevator as well as to enjoy a breathtaking and astonishing experience. This is way better than killing your time by standing in long and tiring queues.  Anyhow, if you cannot make this investment, you may choose any other skylines in the city that offers a stunning panorama of the city.

Missing free attractions

There are many other beautiful constructions in the city that you may pay a visit and cherish its beauty for free. Even though not as popular as the Eiffel Tower, one of the popular landmarks in Paris that is sure to sweep you off your feet is the Scare Coeur. This is an ancient basilica located on a hill that offers you a captivating panorama of the French capital. You may reach the hilltop easily by means of the dedicated metro lines. Furthermore, another spectacular destination in Paris, Montmartre is at an accessible distance from the Sacre Coeur. Apart from this, there are many other free attractions in the city that you can sample for free of cost such as the national museums, Paris events, etc. The only expense you will have to bear in this case will be of your transportation. Note that you can trim this expense down as well by purchasing city transportation cards. Plus, you can save your time that you may otherwise waste in long queues to collect your metro and bus tickets.