Attractions & monuments

Skip-the-line guided tour of the Arc de Triomphe

Availability: Every day
Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes
Language: English
Mobile voucher accepted
Do this because
  • See one of the best views of the Champs Elysées and the Eiffel Tower
  • Save time and skip the line with your guide
  • Climb to the top of the Arc of Triumph
What to expect

Meet your guide and follow him to discover the Arc of Triumph, in the middle of the square Place de l'Étoile, one of the most famous in Paris.

Built well before Paris's famous Eiffel Tower after the Battle of Austerlitz, the Arc de Triomphe celebrates the victory of Napoleon I's Grande Armée. Almost 50 metres high, 45 metres long and 22 metres wide, you can get fabulous views from the top, down the Champs Elysees, to the Eiffel Tower.

Your guide will also show you the tomb of the unknown soldier buried underneath the arch with its eternal flame.

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What's included
  • Expert local tour guide
  • Skip-the-line ticket, history of the Arc of Triumph
What's not included
  • Pick-up and drop-off
  • Gratuities
Reduced price
  • Youths (10-17 years)
  • Children (3-9 years)
Where

165 Avenue des Champs-Élysées, 75008 Paris

Meeting point:

Meet your guide 15 minutes before the departure of the tour at the intersection of Avenue des Champs Elysées and Place de l'Etoile at the Bus Stop 'Les Cars Rouges'. Your guide will hold a sign for 'Universal tour Guide'.

What to remember
  • Please note that there are stairs to climb on this tour
  • Comfortable shoes recommended
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When
  • Everyday
  • The tour starts at 10.00am
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Provider
UNIVERSAL TOUR GROUP
Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
Cancellation policy
Receive a 100 % refund if you cancel up to 24 hours before the activity begins.

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