By Erika Owen
Updated: January 24, 2017
Armée de l'air via YouTube

Seeing the sights of Paris is one thing, but taking them all in via a plane ride that last less than two minutes can only be described as a trip. The Acrobatic Patrol of France (Patrouille de France) recently released a video featuring12 planes flying over Paris as if it were driving a car down the road—only thousands of feet in the air. The flightpath follows the same street the entire time, passing over some of the city's most famous sites (Champ-Elysses, La Defense, the Lourvre, and the Arc de Triomphe, to name a few). 

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Erika Owen is the Audience Engagement Editor at Travel + Leisure. Follow her on Twitter and Instagram at @erikaraeowen.

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