Once the royal residence of the Sun King Louis XIV, the Palace of Versailles is now a tourist hotspot for anyone visiting France. The Palace is unlike other places to visit in France. This world heritage site gets 15 million visitors every year. You could start your day in the Royal Courtyard for a while before going for a walk in the large gardens. You could also visit the nearby Palaces of Trianon and Marie-Antoinette Estate, two popular places to go in France.