Paris, capital of France, city of lights. For many travellers from overseas Paris is the gateway to France.
Paris is situated on the Seine river, in northern France, at the heart of the Île-de-France region and has around 2,15 million inhabitants.
It is one of the most popular tourist destination in the world with tens of millions of visitors each year.
The romantic city has many touristic highlights, among them:
The Eiffel Tower
Arc De Triomphe
The Louvre museum
In the surroundings of Paris you'll also find the palace of Versailles and the amusement park "Euro Disney Paris".
There are excellent connections by train to other cities like Bordeaux, Toulouse, Lyon, Marseille, Brussels (Belgium) and Amsterdam (The Netherlands.