Visit of Paris: from the Centre Pompidou to the Arc de Triumphe

A hike from the centre Pompidou to the arc of triumph, the Louvre, the tuileries garden and the concorde place.

An awesome walk from the Louvre to he Arc de Triomphe.

This is the perfect walk is you discover Paris for the first time.

The walk follows the route of the line 1 of the metro. You can take it to shorten the route.

Interest: notegood (1 note)
Difficulty: difficulté
Duration: 2 h.

Centre Georges-Pompidou

Centre Georges-Pompidou
Departure is at the Pompidou Center or centre Beaubourg (RER to Châtelet-les-halles). Built in the 1970s, the center houses one of the most important collections of modern and contemporary art.

Passing in front of the town hall

Passing in front of the town hall

Rue de Rivoli

Rue de Rivoli

Louvre Museum

Louvre Museum
'The Louvre is one of the largest museum in the world. We''ll just pass through. '

the Louvre Museum: Richelieu wing

the Louvre Museum: Richelieu wing
After the courtyard we discover the pyramid (actually the entrance to the Museum) as well as the Richelieu wing. The pyramid was opened in 1989.

Arch of triumph of the carousel

Arch of triumph of the carousel
This triumphal arch was erected by Napoleon for the battle of Austerlitz. It marks the beginning of the garden of the carousel which is extended by the garden of the Tuileries.

The Carrousel garden

The Carrousel garden
The garden of the carousel consists of beds and lawns in labyrinth.

Garden of the tuileries - Concorde square

Garden of the tuileries - Concorde square
Out of the garden of the tuileries by the Concorde square.

Passing in front of the “Grand Palais”

Passing in front of the “Grand Palais”

Champs-Elysées

Champs-Elysées

Arch of triumph

Arch of triumph
The arc of triumph marks the end of the course. It was designed originally to celebrate the Napoleonic battles. At the foot of the building, is the tomb of the unknown soldier of the war of 1914-18. A ceremony is held every night at 6:30 pm.

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