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  • Location:Paris, France
  • Duration:2 hours 30 minutes (approx.)

Paris Super Saver: Skip-the-Line Eiffel Tower and Seine River Cruise

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Book and travel by November 29, 2015 to save 20% off our previously offered price!

Enjoy two quintessential Parisian experiences on a Paris Super Saver that combines an Eiffel Tower tour with a Seine River cruise at a discounted price! With an expert local guide, skip the line to enter the famous landmark and explore its second floor viewing gallery. Hear fun facts and little-known Eiffel Tower trivia before continuing up to the summit to ogle the views on your own. At a time that suits you, stroll to the banks of the Seine River to hop aboard a boat for a 1-hour sightseeing cruise, taking in the Louvre, Notre Dame (Cathédrale de Notre Dame de Paris) and more.


  • Half-day Paris Super Saver including Eiffel Tower tour and Seine River cruise
  • Skip the line at the Eiffel Tower and head straight up to the second floor
  • Explore the Eiffel Tower viewing gallery with a guide and learn all about the beloved Paris monument
  • Visit the third floor independently and ogle magnificent city vistas from the tower’s summit
  • Hop aboard a sightseeing boat on a Seine River cruise
  • Cruise along the UNESCO-listed riverbanks of the Seine and admire the Louvre, Notre Dame and more

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What You Can Expect

Paris Super Saver: Skip-the-Line Eiffel Tower and Seine River Cruise

Visit the summit of the Eiffel Tower and admire incredible views of the French capital!

Skip-the-Line Eiffel Tower Tour: (1.5 hours)
Choose from a morning or afternoon start time, and then meet your guide to start your Paris Super Saver with a stroll through the gardens at Trocadéro. Hear tales of the Eiffel Tower as you walk, and learn about its creation for the International Exposition of 1889, a world fair. Detested by Parisians in its early days, the tower eventually won over the hearts of the locals and it became the city’s most feted icon.

Skip past the tower’s long entrance lines with your fast-access ticket, and head straight up to the second floor by elevator while enjoying anecdotes and tales of history about the Paris landmarks below your feet. Walk around the viewing gallery with your guide and soak up sights of Champs de Mars and Montparnasse Tower. After your tour, continue up to the summit on your own by elevator and explore the third floor while ogling impressive city vistas at your own pace. Your ticket allows you to spend as long as you want on the Eiffel Tower’s third floor. When you have enjoyed your fill of the Parisian panoramas, travel down the elevator to ground level.

Your next experience has a flexible start time, meaning you can simply walk to the prearranged meeting point — roughly 656 feet (200 meters) from the tower — at a time that suits your schedule.

Seine River Cruise: (1 hour)
Hop aboard your sightseeing boat at the water’s edge, and relax out on deck or in the lower saloon as you cruise along the famous river. Cutting through the city, the Seine takes in some glamorous sights and its Paris riverbanks have been awarded UNESCO World Heritage status.

Listen to entertaining commentary as you cruise and gaze out at sights such as the Louvre, an iconic building that’s home to some of the world’s most celebrated artwork. Have your camera poised to capture photos of Notre Dame— a UNESCO World Heritage site — and marvel at the attention-grabbing façade of La Conciergerie. The former royal palace and prison once housed some of the country’s most important political prisoners such as Marie Antoinette and Napoleon III.

After an hour on the water, cruise back to the start point where your tour finishes.

Customer Reviews

5 star rating: Highly Recommended November 2015

Our guide Irwan was great! Gave us a lot of information and stories behind some buildings. It was a great option to skip the line, saving us tons of time!

5 star rating: Highly Recommended November 2015

This was amazing! The history was wonderful, the view was over the top. This experience was well worth the investment.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended November 2015

Fab tour, was great to be able to skip the very long queues for the tower and the tour guide was very informative - we learnt some wonderful history about the Eiffel Tower and Paris

5 star rating: Highly Recommended November 2015

I consider booking this tour one of the best decisions I and #39;ve ever made for this trip.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended November 2015

Lovely and bubbly guide, very knowledgeable. Skipped the line and felt like a VIP. I would definitely recommend this trip to anyone who wishes to visit the Eiffel Tower. Worth every cent.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended November 2015

A lot better then I thought the guide was wonderfull and the Cruze was the be

5 star rating: Highly Recommended November 2015

Excellent guides, worth money we paid! Highly recommend !Thank you!

5 star rating: Highly Recommended November 2015

Great tour, our guide was hilarious and gave great history of the Eiffel tower. Being able to skip the line was a plus as I had tried booking tickets for the Eiffel tower through the official website 3 months in advance and found they had all sold out, even for October and November which is off peak season. Plenty of opportunity to head to the top of the tower at our leisure. The cruise was also able to be done in our own time, a great chance to see Paris from a different angle and learn more about it's history.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended November 2015

Lindsay was our tour guide and she was great. Very professional and enthusiastic about French history. We had a lovely time on the Eiffel Tower it is great to skip the line and quite enjoyed the cruise afterward.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended November 2015

I can't write a review about this tour without first saying how amazing our tour guide Emily was. Greatly knowledgeable about not just the tower itself but everything located around it, and Paris itself.

Instructions for the meetup were right on as the Metro stop literally puts you at the steps you need to be at. The audio equipment helped everyone hear the history of the area, regardless of the massive crowd.

The ability to skip the long lines makes the cost of this tour alone worth it. Once on the 2nd level of the tower, Emily took us around to the various sides of the tower to point out all the major landmarks and give a brief history of each, along the Paris skyline.

It's a beautiful city, beautiful structure and it was all wrapped up in a nice little bow with this amazing tour.

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