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Skip-the-Line Eiffel Tower Summit Entrance and Evening Illuminations Cruise provided by Paris City Tours

Skip-the-Line Eiffel Tower Summit Entrance and Evening Illuminations Cruise

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  • Face masks required for travellers in public areas
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
Updated 27/06/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
A note from Skip-the-Line Eiffel Tower Summit Entrance and Evening Illuminations Cruise
You need to supply your face mask by yourself. The river cruise is closed on 06 and 20 and 27 july in the year 2020.
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Updated 27/06/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
  • You'll start at
    45 Avenue de la Bourdonnais
    45 Avenue de la Bourdonnais, 75007 Paris, France
    Le Champ De Mars Café
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    Eiffel Tower
    Stop: 90 minutes - Admission included
    Your combo experience in Paris starts at the Eiffel Tower, where you'll skip the line of visitors waiting to purchase an entrance ticket so you won't waste time before heading up to the top floor.  When you're ready to leave the Eiffel Tower, return to ground level and head to your evening illuminations cruise, which departs just a 5-minute walk from the base of the tower. You can hop on the boat for any departure; the frequency is either every 30 minutes or every 60 minutes, depending on the time of year. (Your ticket allows you to skip the line to buy the cruise ticket and can be used at any time during your stay in Paris; it's valid for more than 3 months.) Glide along the River Seine after dark for dazzling views of the City of Light, admiring its famous attractions lit up for the night. Sights include the Eiffel Tower, Louvre Museum, Notre-Dame Cathedral, and Paris' romantic bridges, such as Pont Alexandre III and Pont Neuf. Important: There may be waiting time at the security check point. There isnt skip the line for the security check point. • Sharp objects,Backpacks,suitcases,Strollers are not allowed
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    Pass by
    Cathedrale Notre-Dame de Paris
    Louvre Museum
    Pont Alexandre III
  • You'll end at
    45 Avenue de la Bourdonnais
    45 Avenue de la Bourdonnais, 75007 Paris, France
    Le Champ De Mars Café
    See address & details
Important Information
Departure Point
45 Avenue de la Bourdonnais, 75007 Paris, France
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
  • Audio commentary during river cruise
  • Skip-the-line ticket. Access to the 1st and 2nd floors and the summit.
  • Skip The Line Seine River Cruise Sightseeing Ticket for 1 hour
  • Entry/Admission - Eiffel Tower
  • Gratuities
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Guide
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Your illumination cruise tickets are valid for more than 3 months until the expiration date written on the tickets, and you can use it at any time for once, during your stay in Paris
  • Stroller accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
  • Wheelchair is accessable only upto second floor
  • A time slot will be given for you at least day before your travel date. The Eiffel Tower is open between 9 am and 11pm. The slot might be any time between the opening hours
  • Most travellers can participate
  • Your Eiffel Tower ticket WILL BE SCHEDULED AT ANY TIME BETWEEN 9:30am and 10.30pm according the availabilities of the Eiffel Tower. Your exact entrance time to the Eiffel Tower will be sent to you THE DAY BEFORE YOUR TOUR. For that purpose PLEASE MAKE SURE YOU GIVE US A WAY TO CONTACT YOU WHEN YOU WILL BE IN PARIS (phone, email, whatsapp or hotel number).
  • On the rare occasion that the summit is closed to the general public, for maintenance or safety reasons there is NO REFUND
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 30 travellers
Cancellation Policy
All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.
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Jackgrh wrote a review Nov 2020
5 contributions
Such a fantastic construction and looks absolutely awful when its lit up at night. I recommend you to go as a couple after sunset. It is so romantic.
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Date of experience: October 2020
maria23464 wrote a review Sep 2018
Silver Spring, Maryland6 contributions
This was advertised as a skip the line tour for the summit to the tour. There was no skipping the line for neither the first lift up nor the second which takes you to the summit! The second lift to take us to the summit was an hour long wait! The guide simply met us at the
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Date of experience: September 2018
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About the operator

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By: Paris City Tours
The most famous museum in the world
We received cruise and museum tickets one day before the tour date by mail and WhatsApp. In the morning, we did the
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The view of city was amazing
We met with our guide at the meeting point. She gave our tickets. Informed us how to visit the tower. She told us s
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Opera is worth to be seen
Opera was wonderful. It absolutely must be seen. There were art every point the building. You can taking the square
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Great day. I travelled with my friends. It was funny and we spent a wonderful time. We went to the 2 Parks. Recomme
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Arc de Triomphe
The day that we spent with this combo tour end super. We climbed to the top of the Arc de Triomphe and saw the Pari
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The tower
Amazing view of the city of Paris. The guide was so friendly and the skip the line ticket very useful.
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İt was a great experience. The view is amazing. İt's an exceptionel monument and the skip the line ticket is great
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The crepe was really tasty. After French Crepe we gone to the river cruise. It was great day. The weather was super
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One of the lots of monuments in Paris. After the Eiffel tower i guess it's the most impressive. We loved it.
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The monument
The monument is a very beautiful parliament building from outside. We had boat tour also, we spent very nice day.
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The city seems so small of this point. We enjoyed this tour, the view from the top worth it. We will come back agai
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Fantastic day!
The driver picked up us on time. When we arrived to Disneyland we think that we enter to the fairy tale.All family
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View is amazing
We bought second floor access the view was amazing. We are wondering about the summit floors view also.
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thank you so much
The delicious breakfast and the palace visit was great. And the staff was kind. thank you so much for this.
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Fascinating and great stained glass windows
Chapelle was worth to see. The harmony of the colors with the windows was amazing. I felt like was fascinated. Crui
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Key Details
  • Duration: 3h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Instant Confirmation
  • Languages Offered: English, Chinese, Chinese, Dutch, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Portuguese, Spanish
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