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Going Up the Eiffel Tower

Go up to the top floor of the Eiffel Tower and enjoy the most amazing views of Paris.
Cultural Visit
2 hours
Private Certified Guide
Skip the line tickets

The Eiffel Tower is, without a shadow of a doubt, Paris’ tallest and most iconic monument. Taking the elevator to reach the top is a must do when visiting Paris with kids.
Meet your private, fully licensed guide, and follow them as they take you up the Iron Lady, stopping at each of the 3 floors. With great stories and fun facts about its construction and the importance it has had in France's modern history, the guide will keep everyone engaged. From the swaying observatory on the first floor to Mr. Gustave Eiffel's own small apartment on the top (3rd) floor, you and your children will enjoy every minute of this 2-hour visit. And we are not even talking about the breathtaking views of Paris you will get from the 2nd and 3rd floors!
The game booklet given to each child at the beginning of the tour will help turn this visit into a moment your young ones will cherish forever...

This tour is available in the following languages : English, French, Spanish, German, Chinese, Portuguese and Russian

Meeting Point: at a convenient spot near the Eiffel Tower
Finish: at the Eiffel Tower



"We had an absolutely marvelous time!  We didn’t want to come home.  I give you a lot of credit for that!  You really put together an amazing experience for us" - Frances

5 years
2 Hours
A private, fully licensed guide who knows how to keep the children engaged
Skip-the-line tickets (although security lines are unavoidable)
A game booklet and gift for each child
Transfers to and from the Eiffel Tower
Drinks and snacks
Tips and purchases such as souvenirs
The swaying observatory and the old staircase on the first floor
The views on the second floor
The apartment of Gustave Eiffel on the top floor (through a small window)

Is this tour private?

Yes, it is. No one else will be joining your private tour, and you will have your own private guide throughout the visit. There will be other people visiting the Eiffel Tower as it is not made private.

When is the best time to visit the Eiffel Tower?

During the summer season and special holidays, there is no best time, as the Eiffel Tower is always very crowded.

Are the parents staying with the children or separated?

We always promote a family-bonding moment, where parents and children enjoy an activity together as a family. So, parents and children will not be separated. However, if you choose to send your children on this activity alone, it is possible, provided that a babysitter accompanies the children regardless of the age, for insurance purposes (our guides are not responsible for the children).

Is it suitable for kids under 6 years old?

Yes it is. Going up the Eiffel Tower is an experience for children (and adults) of any age. Although the younger children who don’t know how to read and write will not be able to enjoy the game booklet, they will always love the experience of being in a high tower. you will be taking the elevators.

Will we have to wait in line?

We provide skip-the-line tickets, but on very busy days, there might be a line for security checks which cannot be avoided. There may also be lines to take the elevator from the second to the third (top) floor. During this time, the guide gives more details to entertain everyone while waiting.

Once the tour is finished, can we stay inside the Eiffel Tower or go back in?

Of course, you are free to stay inside the Eiffel Tower if you wish to continue enjoying the views once the tour is finished. However, once you have reached the 3rd floor and go back to the second floor, you will not be able to go back up. And if you reach the ground level, you will not be able to get back up.

Can I bring a stroller or a wheelchair?

Although technically it is possible, it can be difficult as the Eiffel Tower is usually quite crowded. We recommend not to bring a stroller and we do not recommend this tour for people with reduced mobility (access to the top floor is not possible).

Will my teenage kids like the tour?

Sure they will! It’s probably what they have been waiting for, and they will get beautiful pictures and selfies for their social media accounts!
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