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Eiffel Tower Guided Tour
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Eiffel Tower Climbing Experience with Optional Access to the Summit Level

(800 Reviews)
2h / 2h 30min
Several Departure Times

Embark on a unique Eiffel Tower experience by ascending to the 2nd level in small groups of 20 or fewer, led by our enthusiastic English-speaking guide. This climbing adventure offers a fresh perspective, with captivating stories about the tower's controversial construction and its transformative impact on Paris.

Feel the thrill of the climb as you ascend to the 2nd level, savoring breathtaking views of the city. Elevate your experience by opting for elevator tickets, providing direct access to the Summit of the Eiffel Tower. It's not just a tour; it's an active adventure that unveils Paris from a whole new perspective. Book now for an unforgettable journey with us into the heart of the City of Lights!

  • Climb up the Eiffel Tower in small group of 20 people or less with our enthusiastic English-speaking guide.
  • Ascend to the tower’s 2nd level to enjoy the incredible views of the city.
  • Upon booking upgrade your tour with tickets to the elevator, taking you straight to the Summit of the Eiffel Tower.

Tour Description

What's Included

  • Expert English-speaking tour guide
  • Stairs entrance ticket with access to the Eiffel Tower 2nd & 1st floors
  • Small groups of 20 people or fewer
  • Optional Eiffel Tower Summit Elevator Ticket
  • Hotel pick-up & drop-off
  • Gratuities

Begin your tour near the base of the Eiffel Tower where your expert guide will give you an introduction to the structure. From here, walk with your guide to the ticket desk of the Eiffel Tower where you’ll have your first opportunity for a close-up look at the monument while we arrange your tickets.

Please note that during busy periods, there may be a wait to clear the line for the stairs and security. This comprehensive tour is typically scheduled to last for 2 hours, though wait times at security checks can sometimes increase the tour duration. If there is a wait, your guide will use this time to explain the fascinating history of the Tower’s creation.

As you climb the steps directly up to the second level, you will marvel as the City of Light emerges before your eyes and your guide shares the fascinating background of the architectural wonder that made Gustave Eiffel famous. On the second floor, you'll be able to take in the city's most iconic landmarks including the Arc de Triomphe, Champs-Élysées, and Notre Dame while enjoying your guide's insightful and entertaining commentary.


Upon booking upgrade your Eiffel Tower experience by adding a visit to the highest level: the summit! After arriving at the second floor, you’ll be given free time to go above and beyond the ordinary and ascend to the summit (3rd level) by the comfort of an elevator for the best panoramic views that the city has to offer.Your guide will accompany you straight to the Summit, give you some free time to enjoy the panoramic views before returning to the 2nd floor to carry on with your panoramic tour.

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