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Eiffel Tower

(Tour Eiffel)
Monument / Landmark and Scenic Lookout · Tour Eiffel - Parc du Champ-de-Mars
5 avenue Anatole France (Parc du Champ de Mars), 75007 Paris, France
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Open until 11:00 PM (Show more)
  • Mon–Sun
    • 9:30 AM–11:00 PM
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Dominant Paris du haut de ses 324 mètres, la Tour Eiffel fut construite de 1887 à 1889 pour l'exposition universelle de 1889. Aujourd'hui, elle est le symbole de la France et le monument le plus visité au monde.

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    Levi's France
    "Climb the 1,665 stairs for some of the best views of Paris!"(55 Tips)
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    "Check out the Trocadero plaza for random performances!"(18 Tips)
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    "Wait till the Sun goes down, you'll will be amaze by the night view!"(4 Tips)
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    "one of the greatest monuments of all time"(19 Tips)
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  • Amit G.
    Reach via Metro 6. First view will be visible when metro passes over the Bir Hakiem bridge. Get down at Bir Hakiem stop. It is best to book your ticket online. Lines at the counters can be humongous.
    Amit Gaharwar · August 19, 2015
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  • Filmsquare
    An establishing shot of Paris incorporates a classic view of the Eiffel Tower to set the scene in RED 2 (2013) as the team travel to the French capital to intercept "The Frog" who for information.
    Filmsquare · September 16, 2014
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  • Janet C.
    Sit by the river right next to the tower for best view at midnight when it sparkles for 5 mins. Another option is to see it from louvre that's a further view! Beautiful 5 mins of ur life!
    Janet Cheung · September 3, 2014
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  • ThePurplePassport.com
    You can’t say you’ve visited Paris until you’ve been jostled by the crowds at the Eiffel Tower. We like going at night when the crowds are smaller and the views of the City of Light are magnificent. Read more
    ThePurplePassport.com · October 31, 2011
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  • FHanum
    I spent 13.5€ to go to the top of Eiffel tower. It was summer time and I came in the mid afternoon, the queue was so long! Better to come early. The view from the top was so great!
    FHanum · July 2, 2015
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  • M A.
    One of the World Iconic Landmark. Always busy and crowded, but it is better at night. It does the blinking lights for about 5 min. Once every hour. A must see when you are in Paris.
    M ALDossary · October 8, 2015
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  • Stephanie D.
    You must go to the Eiffel Tower with the Fat Tire Tour Group. They help you skip the long lines, and provide a plethora of information about the monument's history. The second level was the best.
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  • Luca C.
    The first tower in Paris!I think it is beautiful to see it from outside, or at night while it bright! But inside, you can only see the panoramica(a very good pano),eat in a restaurant,and buy souvenir
    Luca Caresani · September 28, 2015
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  • Sherice W.
    Beautiful site to see! A must go. Beware of pick pockets. Don't be so caught in the ambiance that you aren't aware of your surroundings. Visit at day and night if you can ❤️
    Sherice Williams · October 12, 2015
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  • Krzysztof K.
    Landmark of Paris and a place that you have to visit. If you feel adventurous take the stairs. You'll save a couple euros and enjoy the view for a bit longer. Interesting glass floor in the 1st floor
    Krzysztof Kołosowski · March 18, 2015
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  • Rafif Y.
    If the weather's nice, take the stairs at around 7pm to be up there for the golden hour. Then eventually make your way down and watch as the whole tower sparkles every hour.
    Rafif Yalda · August 21, 2014
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  • Kyze
    The symbol of Paris. You probably can't say you've been to Paris if you haven't visited the Eiffel Tower. It may be better to visit it at night, when the lights are turned on.
    Kyze · December 15, 2014
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  • ✨#IamRomdelacrème✨
    At the top of the tower enjoy a mesmerizing 360 view of the city of Paris. At the distance, you can see Notre-Dame, Sacré Coeur & several historic landmarks. Stay & enjoy the light show at sunset.
    ✨#IamRomdelacrème✨ · July 3, 2015
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  • Natalie C.
    Paying the little extra for the elevator was the best thing we could do! View is amazing!!! 😍 Come prepared if you visit during winter! Cold and wind was crazy up there!
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  • Alissa Samia A.
    5/14/13: you have two options 1) first level only and about €8, or 2) all the way to the top €14,50. Both are great views, but might as well go to the top! Will take at least 30 min wait time
    Alissa Samia Alvarez · May 14, 2013
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  • Shenaeology D.
    If you wanna climb the tower, make your reservations well in advanced or u'll be stuck in a LONG queue! I say dine and wine up the tower for the experience. . after all it is the highlight of Paris
    Shenaeology Dru · December 27, 2014
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  • Giovanna R.
    Go upstairs and admire Paris sights. And at afternoon make a picnic at the garden. The best hour for check the lights it's 1am cause the Tower light turns off and you only see the sparkling lights.
    Giovanna Rubio · August 16, 2015
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  • Diego F.
    Book a table at the Jules Verne Restaurant at the tour and go all the way up in a private lift. The food is not what it use to be but it's still good and is a romantic experience to visit the tower.
    Diego Fernandez · March 20, 2013
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  • Rewan P.
    €17 to go right to the top for adults! Make sure to view the Eiffel after sunset, it sparkles every first 5 min of every hour. The views are breathtaking.
    Rewan Parti · December 18, 2015
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  • Christina
    Great experience! Make sure u book a priority pass ticket, because the line is huge. Once u get on the second floor don't hesitate to buy an extra 6euro ticket to go to the top of the tower
    Christina · October 12, 2014
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  • Lynea D.
    Take the elevator up all the way to the top, the view is amazing and is worth the wait. If you're underneath the tower, look up , there are some intricate designs. Stay for the night show after dark.
    Lynea Davenport · November 18, 2013
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  • Social News Network
    A few tips for visiting the Eiffel Tower: Bring cash, be aware that there's swimming at the overlook spot above it, and, if you want to get to the top, be prepared to walk or pay to use the tram.
    Social News Network · August 14, 2013
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  • Dave G.
    Do not go to the top. We bought our tix online & we still stood in an hour long line to take the 2nd elevator to the top. It is packed & uncomfortable. 2nd level is perfect & free if you walk stairs.
    Dave G · August 12, 2014
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  • Luis O.
    Get tickets for eating at 58 restaurant, buy online, it will include he lift to first level then (beat the line), ask waiter to sit you with a view of Trocadero if possible. Food is not too good :(
    Luis Ortiz · July 12, 2015
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  • Natasha D.
    Great views at the top. I would suggest going to the Eiffel Tower both during the day to take pictures and during night to see the light show. Buy food and drinks before because prices are high!
    Natasha De La Cruz · July 18, 2013
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  • Melissa P.
    if you don't want to wait in line for the lift and you are halfway fit. You can then take the steps .. its worth it and I made my kid happy. then you can take a lazy boat ride down the seine.
    Melissa Perales · March 26, 2012
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  • Doy
    La Tour Eiffel is an iron lattice tower located on the Champ de Mars in Paris. Built in 1889, it has become both a global icon of France and one of the most recognizable structures in the world
    Doy · January 29, 2011
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  • Wimdu - Simply Better Than a Hotel
    I think the best moment to go there is during the night. It started to lighten and it is then so much beautiful ! And watch it from the Champs de Mars so you have an actual complete view of it.
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  • Luis Eduardo C.
    The views are not as good as the Arc of triumph but it was a really cool landmark. The elevator to go down its really slow go also in the night and see the lights show from champ de Mars.
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  • Jenny L.
    Come here when the weather is good. Sometimes it's too cloudy you can't even see the top of it. Also, there are people asking if you understand English. Don't fall into their traps. They may steal.
    Jenny Law · July 14, 2015
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  • Barracuda Networks
    Obviously, an amazing place to visit! Call in advance and make a reservation at Le Jules Verne (the restaurant in the Eiffel Tower). Improve your chances of getting a reservation by speaking French.
    Barracuda Networks · September 14, 2011
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  • 🎀Ying🎀
    Make sure you go to the top of the Eiffel Tower at night for a spectacular view of the city. The champagne up there is great and the light up glasses are so cool!
    🎀Ying🎀 · September 18, 2015
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  • Erica
    Go early in the morning. I went at 9:20 and I was up to the sommet by about 11am. The ticket line took about an hour and the lift lines about half an hr. Lines were fairly long but moved quickly.
    Erica · July 21, 2011
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  • K. M.
    Make sure you go at night. Hang out on the lawn and have a drink. At 10pm to 1am, every hour on the hour the tower lights up for five minutes. Great show. This may be the last year for it.
    K. Mitchell · June 18, 2014
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  • City-Discovery.com
    HighlightSee Paris in all its glory, on the observation deck of a world famous French landmark. Several flights of stairs and lifts give you access up to the third level. Your first stop is the ba Read more
    City-Discovery.com · July 26, 2010
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  • Sunny S.
    5 minutes per hour it's bling bling time :D I like the view from the second level better than the view from the top. long queue on saturdays. too many garbage seller around there (1€ bla bla)
    Sunny Sombrero · September 7, 2014
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  • MDT Media Ltd
    you should take whatever opportunity you can find to visit the Eiffel Tower – but make sure to keep the purposes it has served throughout history in mind as you marvel at its stunning beauty.
    MDT Media Ltd · January 20, 2012
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  • Eric D.
    The Eiffel Tower (French: Tour Eiffel) is a 19th century iron lattice tower located on the Champ de Mars in Paris that has become both a global icon of France and one of the most recognizable structur
    Eric Dallemagne · March 17, 2010
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  • Kathleen K.
    Compre o ingresso com antecedência pela internet e evite filas. Gostei mais da vista do 1o piso. Avoid lines by booking your visit in advance via internet. I preferred the view from the 1st floor.
    Kathleen Kyra · September 4, 2014
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  • Kari Y.
    Get the ticket online to avoid waiting to buy the tix there and reserved online line is much shorter. sometimes sommit level is closed due to weather. You can mail a postcard at the sud entrance.
    Kari Y · November 21, 2014
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  • Hayleigh E.
    Buy tickets in advance if possible to avoid queuing. Been twice in winter and the top level hasn't been open so only level 2 but still beautiful views. Approach from Trocadéro metro stop.
    Hayleigh Edson · January 12, 2014
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  • Alex Z.
    No sense in going to the 3rd level. Photos through the glass will be dull, and you can't see much from such height. And don't be afraid of climbing up the stairs to avoid queue for elevator.
    Alex Zhuravlova · August 14, 2014
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  • Ros47 D.
    Although it points skyward, this tower does not appear to be a homing beacon, but rather a decorative metal projection. The humans enjoy going to the top and looking down on those below them smoking.
    Ros47 Delta · May 26, 2013
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  • Bruno A.
    Try to get your tickets to the top of the tower in advance, waiting time even for tickets bought online is about 20 min. I guess regular tickets can reach up to 4 hours to get access to the tower.
    Bruno Alexander · September 6, 2013
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  • Otel.com
    No Paris trip is complete without this historic landmark. Open daily 9am on June 17 to August (9:30am for the rest of the year). Dine at The Eiffel Tower 58 or have some drinks at The Champagne Bar.
    Otel.com · October 17, 2011
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  • Awi A.
    Paid €15 online via the official website, went there, queued-up & within 20 minutes, I was there at the summit. Hassle-free. Free toilets. What a moment!
    Awi Abu · October 28, 2014
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  • Lindsey K.
    During the winter months, the tower starts to light up at 4:58pm. Get up close and watch the light show (lasts 5 min every hour on the hour)
    Lindsey Kim · December 8, 2014
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  • IG @antskong
    Its always fantastic viewing the City from the Tower. It is windy all the time. You can dine or even make a proposal to your love one at Tower 58. Have fun and enjoy the View.
    IG @antskong · December 11, 2011
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  • Daniel O.
    If you're in paris you must go to the Eiffel tower! You can take the elevator up to the second level and then take another up to the highest level! Tourists beware of pickpockets!!!!!
    Daniel Oon · October 14, 2013
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  • David Sanger Photography
    For great night photography get there early, set up with a tripod and start across the bridge and gradually move closer, reframing. If you can be there when the moon is full, even better Read more
    David Sanger Photography · February 18, 2012
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