Number of visitors: 84.7m
Increase on previous year: Two per cent
Paris is one of the world’s leading destinations for tourists. Hosting millions of visitors a year and employing one in ten Parisians, tourism is the first pillar of the Paris economy. The most famous attractions include Notre Dame de Paris, Basilique du Sacré-Cœur, the Louvre, the Eiffel Tower, the Pompidou Centre, Musée d’Orsay, Champs-Élysées, and the Arc de Triomphe.