No visit to Paris would be complete without a visit to Paris' most iconic landmark.

Completed in 1889, the Eiffel Tower is one of the most recognizable structures in the world and has become France's cultural icon and Paris' most popular monument over the centuries. The iron lattice tower is located on the Champ de Mars and welcomes millions of visitors every year. Standing 324m tall, it's the tallest structure in Paris offering fantastic views across the city and making it high on the list of many traveler's bucket-lists.

Welcoming almost 7 million visitors a year, the Eiffel Tower is one of the most visited and popular attractions around the globe. With the Paris Explorer Pass, visitors can skip the queue and enjoy free entry to the Eiffel Tower's second level. Enjoy beautiful views of the capital's famous monuments including the Musee de Louvre, Grand Palais, Montmartre, Invalides and Notre Dame.

Paris Explorer Pass Benefits

  • Pre-book your visit
  • Skip ticket queue
  • Time-slot guaranteed
  • Free guided entry to Eiffel Tower second level
  • Panoramic views of the city and top Paris landmarks

Did You Know?

  • The Eiffel Tower was the tallest man-made structure in the world for 41 years after completion until the Chrysler Building in New York was completed in 1930
  • The Eiffel Tower weights 10,100 tonnes
  • When it's cold, the tower shrinks by approximately six inches
  • During the German occupation of WWII, the tower's lift cables were cut and the tower was closed to the public.

Using your Paris Explorer Pass

You must pre-book your Eiffel Tower visit date & time.

For customers pre-booking their Eiffel Tower visit with the Paris Explorer Pass: You must arrive at the meeting point, 41 Avenue de la Bourdonnais Paris 75007, at least 15 minutes before your confirmed time of entry where you will meet your guide who will accompany you to the Eiffel Tower.

Cancellations are free of charge up to 7 days prior to the booked time slot. Any bookings canceled less than 7 days prior will be fully charged.

Modifications are possible only by canceling the existing pass order and creating a new one (with the new Eiffel Tower time slot). As per above, this would only be possible up to 7 days prior to the booked time slot. There will be no other option to modify a booking less than 7 days prior.

It is not possible to create a new booking without making a new pass order. 

How to Get There

- Ecole Militaire (Line 8)
- Trocadero (Line 9)
- Bir Hakeim (Line 6)
- Bus: 42, 69, 87, 80, 92

The Paris Explorer Pass is the best choice for maximum savings and flexibility. Choose to use your pass for free entry to the Eiffel Tower, then look to the list of other top attractions for your other Explorer Pass admission choices!

Monday 08.00 - 18.00
Tuesday 08.00 - 18.00
Wednesday 08.00 - 18.00
Thursday 08.00 - 18.00
Friday 08.00 - 18.00
Saturday 08.00 - 18.00
Sunday 08.00 - 18.00


Please check our Closure & Notices page for changes in opening hours and closure dates.

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Champ de Mars 5 Avenue Anatole France 75007 Paris


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