Enjoy a day out at the world’s most iconic attraction, the Eiffel Tower. Dig into a scrumptious picnic lunch at the Tower’s 1st floor restaurant, 58 Tour Eiffel and then head to the 2nd floor and the summit for spectacular views of the City of Lights. This Eiffel Tower tour also offers an open ticket for a Seine River Cruise which gives you the advantage of sailing across the River Seine at your own convenient date and time during your Paris visit.
Eiffel Tower: 5 hours
Cruise: 1 hour
Eiffel Tower Lunch and Summit Access: 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. Climb to the summit, which at 324m is the highest observation point in Europe. Make sure to bring your camera and immortalize the amazing panorama that is the City of Light.
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 and Summit Access
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. Once inside the Eiffel Tower, you can stay until it closes at 11pm in the winter and midnight in the summer.
After visiting the 2nd floor, take the elevator to the Eiffel Tower summit, the highest point in Paris. The City of Lights will spread like a map as you identify the popular monuments. Enjoy stunning panoramic views of Paris attractions like the Arc de Triomphe, Notre Dame Cathedral, the Louvre, Seine River, Champs-Élysées and the Grand Palais. Take pictures and soak up the spectacular sight of Paris from the Eiffel Tower.
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.