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Before the pandemic, you could buy Eiffel Tower tickets on the same day or even 5 minutes before the tour. But right now you can't go to the Eiffel Tower because of the coronavirus. You can only buy tickets online. It is uncertain how long this situation will last now.
Because iron was used instead of steel in the construction of the Eiffel tower. It is also painted with 60 tons of paint every seven years.
Closest Paris Metro Station to the Eiffel Tower is Trocadero Station on Line 9, other metro stations close to the Eiffel Tower include Ecole Militaire on Line 8, and Bir Hakeim on Line
The walking distance between Bir Hakeim Station and Eiffel Tower is 650 meters,8 minutes. The walking distance between Trocadero Station and Eiffel Tower is 1.1 meters, 14 minutes. The walking distance between Ecole Military Station and Eiffel Tower is 1.1 meters, 14 minutes.
Although the Eiffel Tower was built to be demolished 20 years after it was built, it has survived to the present day due to the value it adds to Paris, the physics and meteorology sciences, and the role it plays in the distribution of radio signals.
It is built from iron instead of steel, which is widely used today and is a solid structure that has survived to the present thanks to special techniques.
The distance from the Eiffel Tower to Orly Airport is 19 km 23 minutes without trafic. The distance from the Eiffel Tower to Charles De Gaulle is 34 km 37 minutes without trafic.
In a research by the European Statistical Institute, reported that the Eiffel Tower earned approximately 437.7 billion €
Over time, the tower has turned from reddish-brown to yellowish then from chestnut brown to bronze.
Since the Eiffel Tower has a lot of visitors, there is a lot of lift queue when going up to the tower. If you do not want to wait for the elevator queue, you can climb to the first and second floors with stairs. So you can stop and enjoy the view at any time while going up and it is worth it.
Visiting time to the Eiffel Tower is not limited. You can spend time as you want. But if you want to go on tour, it takes about 3 hours.
In the low season, it is good to take the Eiffel Tower tickets at least 2-3 days in advance. In high season, it is better to buy tickets two weeks in advance. The tickets you have already purchased while planning your day provide you convenience.
Due to coronavirus, you have to buy tickets in advance during this period. Otherwise, you will not enter the tower. There is no such requirement except for pandemic, but if you do not buy your ticket in advance, you may be exposed to a long wait in the tower.
It is better to buy the ticket in advance. Because the tour is preset and you have a voucher.
There are 1665 steps in the Eiffel Tower.
A little over 6 million tourists go to the Eiffel Tower every year.
You can see the Eiffel Tower in the best way from Trocadero Park, Montmartre and The Pont alexandre III Bridge.
The last entrance to the Eiffel Tower is 23.45
Attendance over for the day depends on the period of the year, weather conditions, as well as the day of the week. In general, to feel more comfortable, start your visit early in the morning (before 10:30 am) or at the end of the day after 5 p.m, or even in the evening.
The peak hours and waiting times are different each day at the Eiffel Tower and based on several factors. However, this page provides all of the general information that can help you to select the most appropriate moment to visit the Eiffel Tower, based on your schedule. https://www.toureiffel.paris/en/planning-smooth-visit/attendance
The Eiffel Tower is now in bronze color.
When the sun sets and darkness falls over Paris, the city of lights awakens. And so does the Eiffel Tower! The Iron Lady puts on her most beautiful golden gown and sparks the entire world’s imagination.
There are many places where you can see the Eiffel light show after sunset. If you wish, you can sit in the Trocadero park and watch it, or you can take a cruise on the Seine or climbing the Montparnasse tower.
No, it is not but over 200.000.000 people have visited the Eiffel Tower since it was opened in 1889. Today the Eiffel Tower receives millions of paying tourists, making it the most visited paid tourists attraction in the world.
Yes, there is a champagne bar called Le Bar a Champagne.
You can have a great eating experience in restaurants located in the heart of Eiffel. It is worth it.
Yes it is worth it. You should especially go to the Jules Verne restaurant on the second floor of the Eiffel. In this Michelin star restaurant, you can enjoy both the magnificent view of Paris and delicious dishes prepared by famous chefs.
There is a dress code in the Jules Verne Restaurant. Although it is not mandatory to wear a tie and a jacket, it is necessary to dress elegantly.
There are two restaurants in the Eiffel Tower. At the Jules Verne Restaurant, you pay around 190 € per person. In the other Restaurant 58, you pay around 35 € per person.
There is no restaurant at the top of the Eiffel Tower but there is a champagne bar on the top of Eiffel Tower.
It is not compulsory to bring a passport, but We recommend that you have your ID card or passport with you just in case.
This decision was taken as a result of the fact that some of the officers responsible for the security and operation of the tower went on strike because the Eiffel Tower was closed. The security problem of the Eiffel tower has been in the past, it may happen in the future.
The height of the Eiffel Tower is 324 meters. Perimeter of the first floor is 57 meters, the second floor is 115 meters and the top floor is 276 meters.
Egyptian pyramids have existed for just slightly over 4,000 years. But the iron that the Eiffel Tower is completely made of is different from the stone of the pyramids. The enemy of iron is corrosion, caused by water and air that gradually oxidize iron exposed to open air. The layer of paint that protects the metal of the Tower is very effective, but it must be periodically replaced. In fact, the Tower has been repainted for over 130 years, about once every 7 years. So if it is repainted, the Eiffel Tower can last forever.
The peak hours and waiting times are different each day at the Eiffel Tower and based on several factors. The density of the Eiffel Tower in winter is low in January, February, October and November. In summer, the density is high in June, it is maximum in July and August. The density is medium in March, April,May, September and December. The density is low between 09.00-11.00. The density is high between 11.00-17.00 hours. The density is medium between 17.00-20.00. The density is low between 20.00-22.30. You can click on the link below for more detailed information. https://www.toureiffel.paris/en/planning-smooth-visit/attendance
No, it is not dangerous. You can easily visit the Eiffel Tower because the structure is safe.
The 360-degree view of Paris will be under your feet. It is worth going to the top of the Eiffel Tower to watch this magical view.
Every evening, the Eiffel Tower is adorned with its golden covering and sparkles for 5 minutes every hour on the hour, while its beacon shines over Paris.
It sparkles every hour from sunset to 01.00 every evening.
The Eiffel Tower lights up every evening from sunset to 1 am (2 am during the three months of summer)
Yes there is. You will love the evening image of the Eiffel tower with a light show.
No,it is not. Every evening, the Eiffel Tower is adorned with its golden covering and sparkles for 5 minutes every hour on the hour.
It was placed in 1985 by French engineer Pierre Bideau, who developed the contemporary light system.
You can get online tickets from the site of the Eiffel Tower and Cityzore. Thus, by purchasing an online ticket, you do not expect the crowd at the Eiffel Tower.
No, it is not. The Eiffel Tower is only free between the ages of 0-3.
Before the epidemic, you could visit the Eiffel Tower without making a reservation. However, you could have waited more than 2 hours in the ticket queue when you left without making a direct reservation. But now you cannot buy tickets without making a reservation during the pandemic period.
You can walk up for free, there is a park under the Eiffel Tower and you can spend time sitting there.
A zipline ride from the Eiffel Tower is offering thrill-seekers an opportunity to speed across the Paris skyline at 90 kilometers per hour. The temporary zipline is an initiative by French mineral water brand Perrier in order to celebrate the French Open, and coinciding with the 130th anniversary of the Eiffel Tower. Participants are determined by lottery and it is free.
We could not distinguish which one was better. In our opinion, you should visit both day and night.
The waiting time is usually 15 minutes. This situation can be between 20-25 minutes in high season.
On our website, Summit tickets are 79.99 €, the second tickets are 49.99 €.
If the stairs are not crowded, climbing is not difficult. If you are healthy , you can climb and enjoy the view of the Eiffel Tower.
As you can imagine, tickets sell out very quickly on the official website. So you should book your tickets in at least several weeks or months in advance.
It is only the 3rd time in the life of the Eiffel Tower that a zipline has been set up. It is an extremely rare and unique experience, one of the most visited monuments in the world. Let's hope that the attraction will be back in the next few years!
The Eiffel tower is a safe place because it is a touristic area and one of the best-protected places because it is the symbol of Paris.
The Eiffel tower is one of the most protected places in France. For this reason, you can easily visit day or night.
The Copyright Act forbids Eiffel Tower from taking night photos. If you are a professional you can't photograph night lighting. If you want to take pictures, you need special permission. You can make it illuminated at night by paying a few dollars royalty fee. However, if you will take a photo of individually and share it on social media, you do not need to pay.
You can easily walk to the Louvre museum by following the river route for 45 minutes. This is one of the most exquisite and efficient walks you'll take in Paris.
Any individual can take photos and share them on social networks. But you are a professional, you need permission.
Photographing the Eiffel Tower at night is not illegal at all. Any individual can take photos and share them on social networks. But the situation is different for professionals. The Eiffel Tower’s lighting and sparkling lights are protected by copyright, so professional use of images of the Eiffel Tower at night require prior authorization and may be subject to a fee. Professionals should therefore contact the Eiffel Tower's management company to learn about conditions for using the images depending on the case.
You can take the stairs from the bottom of the Eiffel Tower up to the 2nd Floor. That means exactly 674 steps! In total, there are 1665 steps from the esplanade up to the top of the Eiffel Tower, but the stairway from the 2nd floor to the top is not open to the public. It will take about 30-45 minutes to climb the stairs to the 2nd floor.
You can walk under the Eiffel Tower. However, to access this area you must cross the obstacles and the security line.
Tickets generally go on sale three months ago. This situation can sometimes change, as it depends on the management of the Eiffel tower. You can find discount tickets on our website.
Parisian thunderstorms love the Eiffel Tower and yet it’s safe for visitors and the tower’s structure. Let us tell you why. The Eiffel Tower is, by its structure, naturally connected to the ground. Being the highest point in Paris, it’s an easy target for lightning, which tends to take the easiest and quickest route to the earth.The Eiffel tower and lightning have a long history. Since its birth in 1889, the monument has attracted lightning during storms – there are on average 5 impacts every year. And yet, this doesn’t affect it, and it doesn’t pose any risk to the public either.
Eiffel Tower is very safe in terms of structure.
The Eiffel Tower is located in the seventh district of Paris. It is located between Trocadero and Champ de Mars park on the banks of the River Seine in the west of the city.
The Eiffel Tower’s status as a historic monument, its layout, and the high visitor numbers mean that special public safety measures must be taken. All public spaces may be closed if required, and bag and parcel checks put in place. Large items of luggage and pets (except guide dogs for the blind) are not allowed within the Tower. There is no left luggage facility.
The quickest way to get from Eiffel Tower to the Louvre is to taxi which costs 10 € -12€ and takes 5 minutes.
There is a light show in the Eiffel Tower in the night.
You must go twice a day and a night. Because the day of the Eiffel Tower is beautiful and the night is beautiful with its illumination.
There are two restaurants in the Eiffel Tower. One of them is 58 Restaurant and the other one is The Jules Verne Restaurant. The 58 Restaurant on the first floor offers a chic picnic lunch menu around 41.50 euros and dinner around 85 euros. It's advised reservations also be made for 58 Restaurants, though chances are those visiting on slower days will likely get in. The Jules Verne Restaurant on the second floor it is a Michelin restaurant. And also The Jules Verne Restaurant requires a reservation and proper attire. If you want to eat here, you can pay around 190 euros per person.
You can find online the same price that if you buy the tickets the day of your visit a desk. For this reason, if you buy tickets online, you will be advantageous nevertheless waiting in line and your ticket will be skipping the line.
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