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Eiffel Tower

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Completed in 1889, this colossal landmark, although initially hated by many Parisians, is now a famous symbol of French civic pride.
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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5 Avenue Anatole France, 75007 Paris, France
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It is imposing on the skyline and just as impressive up close. The views of Paris are just amazing. Would have to be one of the most iconic structures in the world and you have to climb it once in your lifetimeWe learned so much...More

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Reviewed today

A must see and visit but I think sight from first floor is enough. There is too much trouble if you want to see the top floor.

Thank Matt C
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This was the first time I could not simply wander under the Eiffel Tower. Now it is enclosed within barriers. Very sad that we live in such a world that takes away a casual stroll and turns it into an ordeal.

Thank Don K
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Evrybody tells you, you have to have a reservation long time in advance. But if you are able to use the stairs up to the second floor, we got a ticket up to the top (3. floor by elevator) if we arrived. 15min waiting time...More

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Threats of terrorism and the need for extra security have ruined the once open and free iconic views. Was very sad to see this.

Thank CrusaderRN
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In the summer you can go to the top at dark. Weather was hot but the view from the top is amazing! Wear comfortable walking shoes and shorts or jeans.

Thank Reesa D
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Whether you see her up close or from far, she always takes your breath away. I've yet to go up the top of the Eiffel Tower (never really been interested and it's always a huge queue anyways), but perhaps one day! Beautiful in winter, beautiful...More

Thank lourdesalea
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Well last year you could walk right up to it but now you have to go thru security. At least they have free wi-fi. It is still free to get in.

Thank jeff c
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This was the best part of our trip. We only went up to the 3rd floor and I think that has the best view anyway. Stunning view! We went via a tour group and there were zero lines.

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We purchased tickets to go to the top of the Eiffel Tower in advance and avoided the long lines to purchase tickets. The wait to go to the top was reasonable and once at the various levels the views were magnificent. Looking out over Paris...More

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Tour Eiffel / Invalides
With the Eiffel Tower at its core, the Invalides area
of Paris is guaranteed to impress. Golden towers and
Baron Haussmann's urban vision meet military
precision, stretching avenues, and luscious lawns. The
area boasts the Musée D’Orsay, the tomb of Napoleon,
the National Parliament and UNESCO, as well as
luxurious, exclusive residences. In fine restaurants
and at the weekend markets, families, diplomats, and
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Emma B
19 September 2018|
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Response from cindyslost | Reviewed this property |
We did not combine ours with the river cruise. We did the cut the line option, the summit and the elevator. We bought them ahead of time from the Official website and it was very reasonable. I wish we had done a river... More
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Gill D
18 September 2018|
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Response from KirillLeoS | Reviewed this property |
When I was there, had similar problem. Arrived early, stood in line and passed in without any troubles. But it can be a coincedence. You still can try, and I'd recommend you to try, byt a final desigion is up to you.
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10 September 2018|
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Response from Mickye S | Reviewed this property |
We were just there last week and I didn’t see that as a problem. We used the metro extensively and I never felt unsafe. While there were instances of homeless families on the sidewalk, it wasn’t as bad as walking the... More
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