The peak experience is halfway down. By all means, go to the top if you have the time (skip it if your schedule's tight). But I prefer to linger on the second floor: For me, the best views are from this middle level — high enough to see all of Paris, but low enough to pick out distinguishing landmarks.
Is it worth visiting Eiffel Tower 2nd floor?
The 2nd Floor. Your arrival on the 2nd floor is marked by amazement: Paris in all her splendour greets your incredulous eyes. You will enjoy clear views of all of the French capital's monuments: the Louvre, Grand Palais, the bends in the Seine, Montmartre, Invalides, Notre Dame, etc.
What can you do on the second floor of the Eiffel Tower?
02: The discovery of the second floor
The second floor offers a comprehensive experience during which you can not only admire the view of the City of Light, but also buy refreshments, taste the exceptional Pierre Hermé Paris x Eiffel Tower macaroons and browse the shops.
Is it better to go to the top or second floor of the Eiffel Tower?
From the 2nd floor you take another lift which takes you to the top of the Tower. We strongly recommend a visit to the 1st floor where there is a great visitor experience with cultural and entertaining displays to deepen and enhance your experience at the Eiffel Tower.
Is it hard to walk to the second floor of the Eiffel Tower?
That means exactly 674 steps! In total, there are 1665 steps from the esplanade up to the top of the Eiffel Tower, but the stairway from the 2nd floor to the top is not open to the public. It will take about 30-45 minutes to climb the stairs to the 2nd floor. It all depends on how fit you are!
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Is Eiffel Tower top floor worth it?
By all means, go to the top if you have the time (skip it if your schedule's tight). But I prefer to linger on the second floor: For me, the best views are from this middle level — high enough to see all of Paris, but low enough to pick out distinguishing landmarks.
How long can you stay on 2nd floor of Eiffel Tower?
Visiting time to the Eiffel Tower is not limited. However we recommend that you plan sufficient visiting time at the end of the evening (i.e. around 1 1/2 hours for a visit to the 2nd floor and 1st floor and 2 1/2 hours for a full visit up to the top).
How many stairs to get to the second floor of the Eiffel Tower?
While the Tower has a total of 1,665 steps from the ground to the top, you can only climb 674 of them, from the ground to the second floor (327, then 347 steps).
Is top of Eiffel worth it?
If you enjoy panoramic views of cities and landmarks, then going up the Eiffel Tower is definitely worth it. The views of Paris from the top are truly magnificent and offer a unique perspective on the city's architecture and layout.
Is there a bar on second floor of Eiffel Tower?
This mouth-watering offer is complemented by the Pierre Hermé macaron bar on the second floor and the champagne bar at the top. There is everything you need for an unforgettable experience while enjoying the view of Paris!
Is there a bathroom on the second floor of the Eiffel Tower?
There are free toilets on all floors of the Tower (1st, 2nd and the top) as well as on the parvis. There are baby changing facilities on all floors (parvis, 1st, 2nd) apart from the top of the...
What floor is the Eiffel Tower restaurant on?
Located on the 2nd floor of the Eiffel tower, Le Jules Verne enjoys a mythical setting, an invitation to discovery and travel.
How long do you typically spend in Eiffel Tower?
It is advisable to plan a visiting time of at least 1 1/2 hours for visit to the 1st and 2nd floors and 2 1/2 hours for a visit to the top. Your visiting time will also depend of your choice of way to ascent from the ground to the second floor : by lift or stairs.
Is it better to go up the Eiffel Tower at night or day?
In general, to feel more comfortable, start your visit early in the morning (before 10:30am) or at the end of the day after 5 PM, or even in the evening.
Is it worth going to top of Eiffel Tower at night?
Night has its own beauty and visiting the Eiffel Tower during dusk is an exciting experience. It's far more relaxed. The view of the City of Lights all lit up for the evening is beautiful – like watching the stars on the Earth. Savor the experience and enjoy the adventure!
How much is a meal on top of the Eiffel Tower?
Depending on the restaurant at you're visiting, a dinner at the Eiffel Tower costs anywhere between 15 Euros to 230 Euros.
Where is the best viewing point of the Eiffel Tower?
Some of the best high spots from which to capture the Eiffel Tower with the rest of Paris are, of course, the dome of the Sacré Cœur Basilica on Montmartre hill and the belvedere in Belleville Park, in the 20th arrondissement.
Is it worth going to the third floor of Eiffel Tower?
On the 3rd floor there are two observatories. The first is in the lower room, the windows all around are large and allow to see Paris, while staying warm. The disadvantage is that we are limited to see the foot of the Eiffel Tower, the view is blocked. The other place is the upper gallery, where we are in the open air.
Do I need a ticket to go to the first floor of the Eiffel Tower?
Yes. You can buy skip the line tickets to get to the first floor of the Eiffel Tower.
How long does it take to go down the stairs in Eiffel Tower?
A. It takes anywhere between 30 and 45 minutes to walk up the Eiffel Tower stairs, and about 20 minutes to walk down the stairs.
How many floors can you go up the Eiffel Tower?
The Tower has three floors that are open to the public: the 1st floor, 2nd floor and summit. The 2nd floor has 2 levels, as does the summit (an enclosed lower level, and an open-air level above). Our visitors can reach the first two floors either by the stairs or by elevator.
How long is the elevator ride to the top of the Eiffel Tower?
It will take approximately 10 to 15 minutes to reach the top of the Eiffel Tower from the ground floor, without any crowds. If it's a busy day, it may take up to 2.5 hours in total to reach the top.
Does the Eiffel Tower sparkle at 2 am?
And what about the sparkles? Here is the answer to all your questions. The Tower lights and beacon are lit up every evening from dusk until 11.45pm. As soon as it gets dark, the Eiffel Tower's golden lighting switches on automatically within less than 10 minutes, thanks to light-sensitive twilight sensors.