Le Pont des Arts

Type: Attractions, Outdoor Activities, Romantic, Sightseeing



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The Pont des Arts, a pedestrian bridge across the Seine, connects the Louvre with the Latin Quarter while offering some of the city's most stunning views. It is also known as the Lover's Bridge since...  Read More


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  • Romantic Things to Do, Free Things to Do: "Last summer the bridge's metal paneling began to give way under the weight of all the Love Locks fastened to them. So the city has started a campaign called #LoveWithoutLocks, a digital wall where you can post your declarations of love."
  • Best for Romantic Things to Do Because: Aphrodite de Melos, aka La Vénus de Milo, is the ancient Greek Goddess thought to represent love. And she lives here, at The Louvre.
  • Best for Free Things to Do Because: Gazing at the sunset from this bridge with Notre Dame in one direction and the Grand Palais/Eiffel Tower in another is a timeless moment.

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