View of Paris from the steps of Sacré Coeur, Montmartre
View of Paris from the steps of Sacré Coeur, Montmartre

There is no better way to enjoy Paris than from the air. If you haven’t had the pleasure of taking a helicopter ride around the city, then these suggestions are the next best thing. The top 5 views of Paris can be found from the top of monuments, historic churches, cozy neighborhoods and even a modern skyscraper. It may require a little effort or stair climbing on your part yet well worth the effort.

1) Eiffel Tower
2) Arc de Triomphe
3) Sacré Coeur/Montmatre
4) Tour Montparnasse
5) Parc de Belleville