Guided tour

Eiffel Tower: Direct Access Guided Tour

Eiffel Tower: Direct Access Guided Tour

Save up to 20%

From US$ 51.37 US$ 41.10 per person

Take a thrilling trip to the second level and the summit floor (if option selected) of the Eiffel Tower with a professional guide. Enjoy direct access before admiring exceptional views of Paris.

About this tour

Free cancellation
Cancel up to 24 hours in advance to receive a full refund
Covid-19 precautions
Special health and safety measures apply. Learn more
Mobile ticketing
Vouchers must be exchanged for tickets.
Duration 2 hours
Check availability to see starting times.
Skip the ticket line
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide

The Original experience

  • Avoid waiting in line for your ticket with direct access entry to the Eiffel Tower
  • Navigate the attraction with a certified, fully experienced guide
  • See iconic sites such as the Louvre and the Sacré-Coeur Basilica from a unique new perspective
  • Discover inside information about this world-famous Parisian landmark and its surroundings
Full description

Make the best use of your precious time in Paris with this direct access ticket to the Eiffel Tower. Choose from a 2nd level + summit or 2nd level-only ticket and follow a certified guide to learn the fascinating history of this world-famous landmark.

After meeting your expert guide, take a short walk to the Champs de Mars where the Eiffel Tower stands impressively before you. Take advantage of direct access to head inside as part of a small group tour with a maximum of 20 people. Ever wondered why the Eiffel Tower was built in the first place or when it was constructed? Hear from your handpicked guide about its origins and the secrets behind the construction of this architectural masterpiece.

Catch the elevator and ascend to the viewing platform on the second floor, and, if you choose the summit ticket, head all the way to the summit. From there, take in the amazing panoramic views of the French capital, including the Pompidou Museum and the River Seine.

  • Direct admission ticket to the summit and second-floor level or just the second-floor level, depending on the chosen option
  • Guided tour in English
  • Transportation
  • Food or drinks
Not suitable for
  • Wheelchair users
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • We’re enforcing extra health and safety measures for GetYourGuide Originals
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask
  • All participants who are over 12 years old must present either proof of full vaccination, proof of a Covid-19 infection in the past 6 months, or a negative test taken no more than 24 hours before the activity starts

Select participants and date



Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

• Meet at the GetYourGuide shop at 62 Avenue Suffren (8-10 minute walk from the Eiffel Tower) • Do not go to the Eiffel Tower to collect your ticket. Your guide will give you your ticket

Open in Google Maps ⟶
Important information

Not allowed

  • Luggage or large bags
  • Glass objects
  • Weapons or sharp objects
  • Non-folding strollers
  • Baby strollers

Know before you go

  • The summit of the Eiffel Tower is closed to the public until and including February 4, 2022. Only the 2nd floor option is available during this period
  • Even with direct access, you may have to wait in lines for security and for the elevators. Waiting times can be long on busy days
  • Summit ticket holders will have to wait in line on the 2nd floor to access the summit's elevators. Waiting times can be long on busy days
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.8 /5

based on 163 reviews

Review summary

  • Guide
  • Value for money

Sort by:

Traveler type:

Star rating:

The guide was awesome!! Even though we could not go the top (it was closed) we had a nice time. The company also promised to refund us for the amount paid to go to the summit. We didn't like that they changed the meeting location and we met at the "get your guide" office. it was a good 10 minute walk from the original location and having alwaked all day, we were not that happy, but it was not that bad anyway.

Read more

January 4, 2022

What a memorable introduction to the Eiffel Tower and visit to this magnificent landmark. We were engaged by historical facts and led through without confusion or worries! One of our most memorable moments was the snow falling when we reached the summit. A visit to the Eiffel Tower we will never forget!

December 28, 2021

Exceptional support and service levels provided by the GetYourGuide staff from the first point of contact. The lady at the office was really helpful and provided us with guidance with our onward trip with the public transport. Hats off to Helen who was our tour guide who made it fun and interesting for the kids when she was explaining the history of the tower. Highly recommend this service and especially Helen as the tour guide.

Read more

December 24, 2021

Organized by

Product ID: 403886