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Guided Climb of the Eiffel Tower with Optional Summit Access

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  • Beat the Eiffel Tower elevator queue and walk up up its stairs with a guide
  • Panoramic views of the Arc de Triomphe, Notre Dame Cathedral, and more
  • Entrance fees included, with optional summit access upgrade 
Guided Climb of the Eiffel Tower with Optional Summit Access
From US$40.07
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Ascend the Eiffel Tower, a treasured Paris landmark, on foot with a small-group of people. Beat the elevator queues and climb up 704 steps (more than 30 flights) to the second viewing platform, with entrance fees included. Enjoy sweeping views over sites including the Arc de Triomphe and the Champs-Elysées. Upgrade to take the lift to the summit.
What to Expect
Make your way to the foot of the Eiffel Tower at your chosen morning start time (giving yourself time to clear security), and meet your guide to begin your climb.

Head up the more than 30 flights of staircases toward the top of the Eiffel Tower and listen as your guide sheds light on the life and times of Gustave Eiffel, the tower’s architect. The higher you climb, the better the views become.

Stop at both the first-floor and second-floor viewing decks, and take a circular walk around the platforms. Along the way, gaze out over top attractions including the Louvre Museum, Notre Dame Cathedral, and Sacré-Coeur Basilica.

Upgrade your tour to continue upward to the summit of the Eiffel Tower independently. See Gustave Eiffel’s office—restored to its original condition—and perhaps savor a glass of bubbling Champagne in the summit bar (own expense).

Afterward, take the elevator to street level to end your visit.
Reviews (127)
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Reviewed today
Eiffel Tower Climb w/ guide - absolutely worth it!

Had an amazing tour guide in Ariane. It's one thing to skip the lines(you'll have a greater appreciation for this once you're there) but the guide made the tour that much better. Definitely worth the extra money and hope you're lucky enough to get Ariane...More

Thank Fraser M
Reviewed yesterday
Superb Guided Eiffel Tour

We took the guided tour and our Guide Amira was fantastic. Right from the meeting point, it was very well organised, she fully engaged everyone and made sure she mixed with the right amount of facts, history, funny anecdotes all through. We thoroughly enjoyed the...More

Thank ParvathiBlr
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile
Eiffel Tower climb

We were delayed at the entrance and were twenty minutes behind the start time but the group led by Amber waited for us. The view was spectacular and Amber was vibrant . A positive very memorable experience. Good Job!!

1  Thank Cricket M
Reviewed 1 week ago
Loved the views!!

We did the climb with Margarita and she was wonderful. We found her very knowledgeable and enthusiastic. She made the whole experience fun. I would highly recommend this tour with Margarita.

Thank Teresa S
Reviewed 1 week ago
Very interesting tour with our very qualified, charismatic and humorous guide Tamar

We really enjoyed our tour with Tamar, who taught us in a very charismatic and pleasant way so much about the Eiffel tower's history. Thank you very much for this pleasant trip, Tamar! We loved listening to your interesting and funny explanations and stories. We...More

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October 13, 2018|
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Response from stephaniewolf2011 | Reviewed this property |
The guided tour is about 2 hours - including the 2nd floor. After our tour guide had left us in the 2nd floor, we had to line up for the elevator to the summit for one hour - although we had the GetYour Guide tour ticket... More
Peter M
August 21, 2018|
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Response from FrankGeisler | Reviewed this property |
Hi Peter - the extra cost for one adult to also have access to the summit (unguided) is currently about 18 USD. Cheers, Frank
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