Get the best views of Paris from the 56th floor of the Montparnasse Tower. Enjoy direct access to the tower and extraordinary panoramic views of the…
See Paris from the sky at the top of the Iron Lady, then from the Seine river on a commented cruise.
Save time and money with a 2, 4, or 6-day Paris Sightseeing Pass and enjoy free entry to more than 60 city attractions plus bonuses! With your pass,…
Discover the wonders of Paris with a perfectly combined guided tour. Ride down the Champs-Élysées, explore the artsy Montmartre district, get…
This special winter food tour offers the opportunity to visit gourmet shops, pâtisseries, chocolate makers and boulangeries. You will taste a variety…
Enjoy an authentic French evening at a cabaret show with dinner and dancing at César Palace, Paris. Revel in the arcrobatic displays, and watch…
At a height of 210 meters, the Montparnasse Tower is Paris' tallest building, and yet its spectacular panoramas over the city remain a surprising touristic secret. Here are five things not to miss from the tower's observation deck!
Imagine spending an afternoon in queues just to get a view of Paris without its most iconic landmark. That's what you'll get at the Eiffel Tower, not at Montparnasse!
The tower boasts a gorgeous view of the Luxembourg Gardens, but better still is the breathtaking perspective directly over the famous cemetery where Samuel Beckett was buried.
It'll take the clearest of days, but with a little luck you'll be able to see airplanes flying in and out of Paris' southernmost airport!
To see the lights flicker on across the city, the charm of the Sacré-Cœur takes some beating. But for the view alone, the Montparnasse Tower offers the best in Paris!
If you do visit the tower after dark, turn your back on the usual landmarks for a minute to watch illuminated trains leave Gare Montparnasse toward Paris' southern suburbs.
Between April 1st to September 31st, the tower is open daily from the hours of 9:30AM to 11:30PM. The rest of the year it is open 9:30AM to 10:30PM from Sunday to Thursday, and stays open until 11:00PM on Saturdays and the eves of major holidays. Book your tour tickets online to avoid queues!
You'll see more on a clear day so check the weather forecast first. Consider having dinner at the Ciel de Paris restaurant on the 56th floor, or go on a Friday night in summer to enjoy live music from 7:00PM on the roof terrace bar!
The closest Metro station is Montparnasse-Bienvenüe, on lines 4, 6, 12, and 13.
- When to visitDaily 9:30AM to 11:30PM April 1st to September 31st. Check times online for the remainder of the year as they vary.
- What is the price?Adult tickets are just €15.
- Will I need a guide?It will definitely help. Might be worth it to check out our best-selling tours.
- How to get thereTake Metro lines 4, 6, 12 or 13 to Montparnasse-Bienvenüe.
- Additional tips** The 59th floor is only reachable by stairs from the 56th floor.*
What People Are Saying About Montparnasse Tower
Once we established we were in the right place the leader was very informative but then allowed us to go off at the Eiffel Tower at our own pace. Seine cruise was easy to find and great for seeing the sights.
We got the 3 day ticket and would recommend this if you have the time. Sometimes the traffic is heavy in the city centre so it takes a while to get to attractions. This would be the same in a car or taxi though. We got the subway sometimes also but definitely felt safer on the tour bus.
It was very nice and the guide Kenza was very friendly and spoke English fluently. Compliments!
Such a lovely place from where to watch sunset and how stars appears in the sky. Of course don't forget about seeing Eifel tower lighting up.
Great way to get into the Eiffel Tower without the long queues at the entrance. Freedom to do the cruise when liked during the afternoon not straight away. Great value