Semi-private Eiffel Tower climbing tour with summit
Attractions & monuments

Semi-private Eiffel Tower climbing tour with summit

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Free cancellation
Language: English
Availability: Daily
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: up to 2 hours 30 minutes
Do this because
  • Admire the stunning views of the French capital from the summit of the Eiffel Tower
  • Climb the 704 steps to the second level of the Eiffel Tower
  • See the city from a new perspective as you walk across the glass floor
  • Discover the most iconic landmark in Paris when it's less crowded on this more exclusive visit
What to expect

Kick off your tour below the Eiffel Tower as your expert guide introduces you to the most iconic tourist attraction in Paris before leading you up the stairs to the first level. You'll take in the stunning views of the City of Lights that stretch out before your eyes as you hear all about the background of this architectural wonder. You can even walk across the high glass floor and see the city from a whole new perspective.

You'll head up to the 2nd level observation deck of the Eiffel Tower and check out the views of the capital's most famous landmarks including the Arc de Triomphe, Champs-Elysees and Notre Dame. Your expert guide will even bring these monuments to life with their insightful and entertaining commentary.

Then, you'll have time to explore the summit at your own pace as you head up to the 3rd floor to check out the highest panoramic views that the city has to offer before heading off to continue your Parisian adventure!

This comprehensive tour is typically scheduled to last for two and a half hours but in high season, crowds at tickets and security checks can sometimes increase the tour duration.

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What's included
  • Stair entrance tickets with access to 2nd floor and lift access from 2nd to 3rd floor of Eiffel Tower
  • Small groups of 8 people or less
  • Expert, English-speaking tour guide
  • Headsets when appropriate
What's not included
  • Gratuities
  • Hotel pick-up/drop-off
  • Food/Beverages
Reduced price
  • Infant (0-3 years old): Free
  • Children (4-18 years old): Reduced
Where

Eiffel Tower, Champ de Mars, 5 Avenue Anatole France, 75007 Paris

Meeting point:

Walk to the south entrance security check of the Eiffel Tower. Facing the Tower, with the Seine River behind your back, the south entrance is the one on the right. Your guide holding a “Climbing tour” sign, will be waiting in the gardens which are located in front of the security entrance. He will be on the pathway called “Allée Léon Bourgeois”, standing by the cream coloured residential building.

Arriving by metro: Take the metro to Bir Hakeim and follow signs to the Eiffel Tower. Walk to the south entrance security check of the Eiffel Tower. Facing the Tower, with the Seine River behind your back, the south entrance is the one on the right. Your guide holding a “Climbing tour” sign, will be waiting in the gardens which are located in front of the security entrance. He will be on the pathway called “Allée Léon Bourgeois”, standing by the cream coloured residential building.

What to remember
  • Please note that group sizes will be reduced to a maximum of 8 participants
  • Please note that all visitors over the age of 11 will be required to wear a mask inside the Tower. Please make sure to bring your own mask to the meeting point or access will be denied
  • Extensive amounts of walking and climbing are involved in this tour
  • This tour isn't suitable for people with symptoms of vertigo, heart or other serious medical conditions
  • This is not accessible to guests with wheelchairs or any impairments requiring special assistance or to strollers or baby carriages
  • This guided tour is to the 2nd floor. You'll have free time to visit the 3rd floor (summit) on your own. There is a line for the elevator to the summit
  • Occasionally, the summit may be temporarily closed upon your arrival to the Eiffel Tower. In these rare cases, the group will not be able to access the summit, even if it re-opens while we are inside the tower. Should this occur, you will receive an automatic refund within 5 to 10 days for the difference in cost of accessing the summit
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When
  • This tour runs daily
  • Please check the calendar to find this tour's running times
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Provider
City Wonders
Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
Cancellation policy
Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 1 day before the activity begins.
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