Paris is most famous and beloved for its majestic structure – the Eiffel Tower. In fact, it is not possible for you to skip Eiffel Tower when you go to the French capital. This iconic monument was built by Gustave Eiffel in 1888 and became famous after the Paris World Exhibition in 1889 because of its huge structure and attractions.
There are many things to do when you visit the Eiffel Tower during your Paris city tours. Below are the best 3 things to make your Paris tours even more memorable.
Visit the Eiffel Tower at Night
You can enjoy the most amazing sight of the Eiffel Tower at the night with its lights on. The light projectors and tons of bulbs lit on the Tower after sunset up to 01:00 am will make you feel as if you are watching it in the daytime.
The Eiffel Tower exhibits series of light shows every night to add an extra sparkle to the lighting. Furthermore, there are more than 20,000 light bulbs installed all over the tower to create this sparkle and they are able to flicker on and off randomly to showcase the magical effect. Besides, the astonishing fireworks display on July 14 around the Eiffel Tower is a must-see sight.
Learn the History of the Tower
You can learn the history of the Tower by taking a guided tour or by wandering around the first floor for a little longer. Here, you can see the photographs, drawings, paintings, videos, engravings, and interactive activities on the evolution of this masterpiece monument.
Further, climb up to the second floor and ramble around to get mesmerized by the iron structure. Besides, you can also enjoy the panoramic view of Paris from this floor where you can enjoy the eye-popping views of major landmarks from the right bank to the left bank of the city. You can even unleash more interesting things as you climb up each floor of the Eiffel Tower.
Dinner at Eiffel Tower
At the top floor of the Tower, you can enjoy and relax in the bar by sipping your beverage lazily and enjoy the stupefying view of Paris under your feet. Note that the bar offers you a glass of either white or rose Champagne at a price between 12-21 Euros and is open until 10:00 pm. You can ask them to make it as chill as you need.
On top of that, there are restaurants on the first floor of the Eiffel Tower where you can enjoy your lunch and dinner of your favorite cuisine. The cost of meal starts at 17.50 Euros and they also have a children’s menu starting at 8 Euros.