Enjoy a day of Eiffel Tower bliss during your trip to Paris with a picnic lunch at the 1st floor restaurant, 58 Tour Eiffel and convenient access to the main viewing gallery at the 2nd floor of the iconic Paris attraction. Couple it up with a Seine River Cruise with frequent departures, making it easy to fit this into your Paris tour at any time of the day.
5 hours approximatelyStart time
Eiffel Tower Lunch and Tower Visit: 8:15am
Seine River Cruise:
October to March:
Monday to Friday: 10.30am - 10pm
Saturday & Sunday: 10am -10.30pm; every 1 hour
April to June and September:
Monday to Friday: 10am - 10.30pm
Saturday & Sunday: 10am -11pm; every 30 minutes
July to August: 10am to 11pm; every 30 minutes
Meet your tour representative at 21 Avenue de la Bourdonnais 75007, Paris.
So there’s no last-minute rush please arrive at the start point at 8:15am.
At the Eiffel Tower
Meet your guide at the meeting point and collect your tickets to the first floor of the Eiffel Tower where 58 Tour Eiffel restaurant is located. Your tour guide will accompany you to the Eiffel Tower and help you ascend to the restaurant. On your way to the restaurant, you will be able to see the streets surrounding the Eiffel Tower from a new perspective. Further, continue to the observation deck on the 2nd floor for bird's eye views of the Arc de Triomphe and other icons of Paris.
Lunch at 58 Tour Eiffel
You will be welcomed by the restaurant hostess and taken to your table at 58 Tour Eiffel. The restaurant is designed by the famous Parisian designer Patrick Jouin and its wall-to-wall glass offers stunning views over the Trocadero, Palais de Challot and Eiffel Tower’s metallic structure.
Once seated, you will be offered the brightly coloured picnic menu. Place your order and see your lunch brought in a picnic-style basket along with drinks. The tentative meal menu is as follows:
Examples of starters
Examples of main courses
Example of cheese or desserts
You may also take a walk on the transparent glass floor in the 1st floor and see human activity sprawl away beneath your feet.
Eiffel Tower 2nd Floor visit
Depending on the time of your visit, you may choose to go to the 2nd floor of the Eiffel Tower before or after lunch. Take a walk on the second floor and enjoy brilliant views of the famous Paris attractions. The City of Lights will spread like a map as you identify the popular monuments. Once inside the Eiffel Tower, you can stay until it closes at 11pm in the winter and midnight in the summer.
1-hour Seine River Cruise
With your Eiffel Tower tour, you will receive a Seine River Cruise open ticket that allows you to sail along the banks of the River Seine at any time of the day. Admire picturesque views of the UNESCO-listed riverbanks and famous Paris attractions such as the Eiffel Tower, Les Invalides, the Louvre Museum, Orsay Museum, Notre-Dame de Paris, and a number of monumental bridges. On board audio commentary is available in multiple languages to ensure you get the most from your experience.
The confirmation voucher includes the local activity operator’s contact details. They’re a nice bunch, and will happily answer any logistical questions you may have. Please give them a call at least 24 hours before your organised activity to reconfirm.
With your Seine River Cruise ticket, you can get in any boat during the operating hours.
Voucher information: No need to print! You can show your voucher on your smartphone or other devices. (But if you’d rather print a copy – that’s fine too!)
You are advised to wear comfortable shoes and take an umbrella in case of rain.