Illuminations Tour - Paris

Last Updated: 26th Dec 2012

<p><img src="http://downloads.contiki.com/contikipedia/europe/mattyvcontiki/eiffel_from_under_at_night_01.jpg" class="rightwise" title="eiffel tower illuminated, paris" alt="eiffel tower illuminated, paris" /></p> <p>Almost all tours traveling to <a href="/contikipedia/articles/paris">Paris</a> include an <a href="/contikipedia/articles/evening-tour-of-the-illuminations-paris">evening tour</a> of the illuminations and exactly how &#8216;illuminated&#8217; the city is depends on the sunlight at that time of year.</p> <p>During mid-summer there is still daylight most evenings until 10pm whereas during the winter it is normally dark by 4pm or 5pm in the afternoon.</p> <p>Regardless of the time of year, this is a fantastic introduction to the sights, background, history and culture of one of the most beautiful, amazing and romantic cities in the world.</p>