avenue in Paris, France

The Champs-Élysées is a long and very famous street in Paris.

View of the Champs-Élysées

The street is 1910 m long and 70 m wide and links the Arc de Triomphe and the Place de la Concorde. It is a very popular street and has many famous cinemas, bars, boutiques, and restaurants. The Tour de France ends on the street. It is the second most expensive street of the world. Rent is more than 900 000 euros per 100m² per year.

On 20 April 2017, two gunmen opened fired and killed one police officer and injured another on the Champs-Élysées in a terrorist attack claimed by ISIS.[1]


  1. "Paris shooting: Police officers shot at Champs Elysees days out from French elections". 20 April 2017. Retrieved 20 April 2017.
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