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Paris, France
Ile de la Cite / Ile Saint-Louis
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Reviewed 6 days ago

This is the island on the Seine which is the site of origins of Paris. Sainte-Chapelle and Notre Dame are located on this island as well as the Conciergerie and Notre-Dame. Spend an entire day here. You can walk to the Latin Quarter with restaurants...More

Thank JosieJo02
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is the land that is home to Notre Dame. Lovely community and a great place to walk and people watch

Thank mes227
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What's not to love?! Île de la Cité is an island in the Seine River at the center of Paris, with iconic Notre Dame, Sainte-Chapelle, & ten bridges — Pont Neuf being the most famous. You may walk, bike, or drive on streets circumventing the...More

Thank JuneOfBoston
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The true center of the city with some amazing and interesting places. Makes for a nice walk, though it's usually quite crowded.

Thank kochamkinie
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A lot of the Seine and surrounding Quays can be viewed from here. Gardens are well manicured and beautiful in season.

Thank Stefan L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Here at this inner city small island you find several famous historical spots e.g. the Cathedral of Notre Dame de Paris, Louis IX's Sainte-Chapelle, Palais de Justice, Conciergerie, famous flower market, ...

2  Thank Passioncookress
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There are certainly a number of very interesting places on this island, and it is the historic center of France, but I'm not sure that means the island should have a separate rating. It's like having a rating for Paris as a city. I'm not...More

Thank dskid
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Another great location in and around the Latin Quarter within easy walking distance to Notre Dame Cathedral. Enjoy views of the Cite and boating on the Seine.

Thank Curt H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Although Notre Dame is the best known attraction on this island, there is much more to see. We spent an evening walking this region, taking in the sights, the buskers, the coffee shops, the bridge of love locks, and the quaint atmosphere. It is a...More

Thank 101jumper
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A most interesting "island" in the centre of Oaris. Main feature is the Notre Dame cathedral but the Palais de Justice is a magnificent building and the flower/plant shop is worth visiting, too.

Thank brendan0913
Ile de la Cite / Ile Saint-Louis
Two islands sit in the middle of the Seine at the very
heart of Paris. The more majestic one, Ile de la Cité,
sparkles with history. This is the birthplace of
Paris, the home of the Gothic Sainte-Chapelle, and the
site of the prison where Marie Antoinette was held
before her execution. Tourists flock to see the iconic
Notre Dame and the beautiful bridges that straddle the
Seine. Ile Saint-Louis, the more provincial island,
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