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Skip the Line: Arc de Triomphe Including Terrace Access
from US$14.36*
Skip the Line: Arc de Triomphe Including Terrace Access
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The Arc de triomphe was begun in 1806, on the orders of Napoleon I to honour the victories of his Grande Armée. Inspired by the great arches of antiquity, the monument combines the commemorative with the symbolic and it has always played a major...more
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Place Charles de Gaulle, 75008 Paris, France
+33 1 55 37 73 77
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

There's a surprising amount of history packed into this! Wasn't expecting to learn as much as I did just from what I thought was artwork. BE PREPARED for stairs though. 382 of them to be exact, but they're worth the climb. And of course, you...More

Thank WestCoastRagnar
Reviewed yesterday

.It must seen by any visitor to paris.it was the end of the Rue des Champs Elysées.can reached by metro line 1(yellow one).you must go upstairs to see amazing view

Thank tarekEgypt
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Great experience to see the city from above at any time of day. Good walk up the steps! Very interesting attraction I believe a must see for all visitors to Paris.

Thank sharoncpenn
Reviewed yesterday

Great experience but the lifts were not workings so we had to walk up 280 stairs but it was a great experience overall

Thank Yusuf786
Reviewed yesterday

A must do when in Paris. We walked up the stairs (its alot) brace yourself. The view was totally worth it. I would have like to have gotten more information but will go back someday. I suggest getting tickets online so you can just walk...More

Thank Diyaksha I
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

An absolutely amazing structure with a fantastic history and to cap it off a killer view. Was not too busy and easy to get a photo from all vantage points. The history of the building is well explained and it is done in an extremely...More

Thank Zephyr329
Reviewed 2 days ago

This is iconic in paris, You have too see it when you are there, You Walk under the road so it is safe and then walk up it. Amazing views of Paris

Thank Jferg1111
Reviewed 2 days ago

Another great visit while in Paris and you must go all the way up during our visit the lift was not working so we had to climb our way up and it was so worth it-the views are amazing!

Thank Juan J G
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Went there for some pictures in the memories of Paris. It was beautiful and a lot of traffic, crowded a lot of people but nice to visited this place.

Thank Tunya26
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

You can not visit Paris without a trip to the Arc. Standing in front of it you can day dream about the WWll occupation of Paris and hoe the Parisian must have felt and how elected they were about being liberated. It is a majestic...More

Thank Aurule
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This area is characterized by its namesake avenue
which extends northwest from the Louvre to the modern
business district, punctuated by the iconic Arc de
Triomphe. Grand embassies stand among impressive
offices and presidential palaces; architecture from
19th century Universal Exhibitions, homes, art
galleries, and 19th century streets designed by Baron
Haussmann flank haute-couture boutiques. This
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Alejandro N
12 July 2018|
Response from Kelly P | Reviewed this property |
The terrace is very big and basically goes around the whole top of the Arc de Triomphe. I don’t know if you can hold private events there. I guess it’s the best if you inquire with the official website of the monument.
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Annalyn R
10 June 2018|
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Response from francoisehardly13 | Reviewed this property |
We bought them onsite. It was not busy at all. Maybe they changed their ticketing service.
Annalyn R
10 June 2018|
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Response from Discovering D | Reviewed this property |
You will be able to visit the Arc from an underground passage. It’s free to visit the ground level but you can pay to go up and have a better view of Paris. We didn’t go up but you can buy the tickets onsite. In all... More