France National Day Parade

Bastille Day or France National Day is a very important celebration for the French people and not only, marked by impressive parades, fireworks shows, communal meals and music. If you want to participate in this great live celebration, book a flight to Paris. Take the transfer bus – if you land on Beauvais Airport, near Paris, the bus ticket will cost about 15 EUR/person, and the journey takes about one hour. After you arrive in Paris, go to Champs-Elysées. The great boulevard will be the host for the military and civilian parades, dances, music, meals, fireworks.
The meaning of Bastille Day goes back in history 1789, which marked the end of the monarchy. Everyone can be part of the public, cheap flights to Paris can be easily bought online, so you don’t have but to enjoy the beautiful feast and feel the emotion in the air. Thousands of people entertain themselves on the 14th of July, because French National Day is a special occasion for showing the love for this country. If you plan your trip for shopping also, you have to pay attention to the shops schedule, because they are also closed on the 13th of July, not only on the 14th.
The parade will take place along the boulevard, starting from l’Arc de Triomphe to Place de la Concorde, where the President stands. The the storming of the Bastille at the start of the French Revolution is preceded by dancing events, balls, taking place on the evening before July, 14th. It is very important to arrive early in the morning if you want to have the best view. It will get very crowded, metro stations in the surroundings will also be full of people joining the parade.
But, after the national parade, Bastille Day is not over – if you want to watch the extraordinary fireworks show, Champ-de-Mars and Trocadéro are the best place to enjoy them. You can end this great day in a pub or bar, which are also decorated according to the celebration.

July,14th - France National Day Parade
July,14th – France National Day Parade


France National Day Festivity
France National Day Festivity


France National Day Parade
France National Day Parade

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