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Guided Climb of the Eiffel Tower with Optional Summit Access

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  • Beat the Eiffel Tower elevator queue and walk up up its stairs with a guide
  • Panoramic views of the Arc de Triomphe, Notre Dame Cathedral, and more
  • Entrance fees included, with optional summit access upgrade 
Guided Climb of the Eiffel Tower with Optional Summit Access
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Tour departs at 8:45am + Summit Access Ticket
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Ascend the Eiffel Tower, a treasured Paris landmark, on foot with a small-group of people. Beat the elevator queues and climb up 704 steps (more than 30 flights) to the second viewing platform, with entrance fees included. Enjoy sweeping views over sites including the Arc de Triomphe and the Champs-Elysées. Upgrade to take the lift to the summit.
What to Expect
Make your way to the foot of the Eiffel Tower at your chosen morning start time (giving yourself time to clear security), and meet your guide to begin your climb.

Head up the more than 30 flights of staircases toward the top of the Eiffel Tower and listen as your guide sheds light on the life and times of Gustave Eiffel, the tower’s architect. The higher you climb, the better the views become.

Stop at both the first-floor and second-floor viewing decks, and take a circular walk around the platforms. Along the way, gaze out over top attractions including the Louvre Museum, Notre Dame Cathedral, and Sacré-Coeur Basilica.

Upgrade your tour to continue upward to the summit of the Eiffel Tower independently. See Gustave Eiffel’s office—restored to its original condition—and perhaps savor a glass of bubbling Champagne in the summit bar (own expense).

Afterward, take the elevator to street level to end your visit.
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile
Amazing experience!

I went up the Eiffel Tower for the first time with my boyfriend. Our tour guide Amber, was funny, warm, patient and informative. I would recommend booking with her as she made my climb (not great with heights) extra special. Follow up e mail from...More

Thank Ellie J
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile
Awesome climb

It was a nice tour of eiffel tower, with our guide Marija telling the story, it made it more meaningful. It was a good pace.

Thank Widya I
Reviewed 2 days ago

We spent a lovely morning with our guide Monica Les, learnt a lot about the tower and Paris. We were only ten in the group and felt like real VIP guests, I highly recommend it !

Thank peachlisa57
Reviewed 4 days ago
Great experience, superb tour guide!

We did this tour Wednesday 15th August, arrived a little early at the Eiffel Tower around 9:45am and got straight through security with just a 3 min queue. Once inside, we treated ourselves to some pricey (but still good) croissants and hot chocolate whilst waiting...More

1  Thank stephen h
Reviewed 5 days ago
Very good with our guide Monica L

We did this tour on sunday and were afraid that it will be crowded, but we were very lucky to be in Monica's group, only 7 people ! we felt like we knew each other, Monica L addressed us by name, made lots of jokes...More

1  Thank 276katy
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12 July 2018|
Response from Brett R | Reviewed this property |
Yes it is. You will not have to wait in ticket lines but you will be in queue with other guided tour groups to make the ascent. Not a long wait though.
Deborah M
8 July 2018|
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Response from IbnBatutaMe |
Hi, you need to allocate at least 4 hours to this trip.
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