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"But do you want to go up the Eiffel Tower, or just walk around & see it?"  See More

"The Eiffel Tower security takes awhile to get through even with the guided tour I took last summer."  See More

"Do the light show of Eiffel Tower at 9 and 10pm from the trocaderro(catch the metro to station of the same name and walk across the road towards the tower."  See More

"You can definitely go up to the top of the Eiffel Tower, to be forewarned, it generally is a long wait."  See More

"Eiffel Tower and Palais Garnier) in advance."  See More

"I would not suggest visiting a museum as that would take the majority of your day or you would rush through and see very little If time permits take one of the boats that go through the center of Paris for a different perspective And of course u must see the Eiffel Tower."  See More

"Close to it you have the Catacombes de Paris (same metro line - 6) and you can climb the Tour Montparnasse and frome here you can go north to Eiffel Tower L'Arc de Triomphe de l'Etoile"  See More

"Going up in Eiffel Tower at night is also lovely."  See More

"Here Eiffel Tower The Louvre L'Arc de Triomphe de l'Etoile Notre Dame Luxembourg Champs-Élysées Here's a 4-day guide that is a good starting point: http://www."  See More

"Of course you can go to the top or a lower level of the Eiffel Tower."  See More

"You can watch the Eiffel Tower sparkling on the hour at 8pm, 9pm, 10pm, etc."  See More

"The must visits places if you only have 3 days its the obvious choices: Eiffel Tower, Arc de Triomphe, Champs-Élysées, The Louvre, Notre Dame Cathedral Gift Shop, Sacré-Cœur Basilica, Concorde and so on."  See More

"For 3 days I suggest you mostly walk around the city and check out the major sites like Eiffel Tower The Louvre Arc de Triomphe Notre Dame Sacré-Cœur Basilica."  See More

"I live on the Canal Saint Martin(10th), totally opposed to the Eiffel Tower!"  See More

"I think you will be happy near the Eiffel Tower, it's lovely, clean, safe, but a bit quiet and less convenient for commuting to enjoy the rest of Paris."  See More

"I also think staying by the Eiffel Tower is more touristy and you want to "feel" like you're living there."  See More

"I stayed near the Eiffel Tower and I think its a great place to stay."  See More

"The Eiffel Tower, maybe not going to the top but just seeing it in front of you is awesome."  See More

"The Eiffel Tower is not covered by the pass, and if you want to go up the tower, make sure you buy a reserved time on the tower's official website to avoid very long lines in June."  See More

"You can get a two (consecutive) day pass and visit The Louvre in the morning, have lunch, visit the Musée d'Orsay in the afternoon (pass almost paid for now); you can go up on the towers of Notre Dame Cathedral, up on top of the Arc de Triomphe, see the Musee Rodin and a number of other museums, not sure of the Eiffel Tower."  See More

"Also, don't pay to climb the Eiffel Tower (very expensive/crowded) and instead, climb to the top of the Arc de Triomphe."  See More

"You almost have to take them to the Eiffel Tower."  See More

"It's worth it of course to visit the Eiffel Tower early one morning or late one evening to take in the view, those are the best times."  See More

"Boat ride on Seine-try to do a night one, Eiffel Tower -often long queues-but a must do for first time in Paris."  See More

"Walk along the Seine river, from Eiffel Tower to Notre Dame Cathedral, then explore the center and the "Quartier Du Marais" district, then you can walk from there to Bastille, and walk up near the Canal St Martin, reach République then Grands Boulevards, and from there explore the covered walk (passage couvert), near Bourse district, and beside Musée Grévin."  See More

"If so, we would definitely recommend you to go up the Eiffel Tower to get a panoramic view of the city on your first day."  See More

"Landmarks Notre-Dame de Paris, Luxembourg Garden, Jardin Tuileries, Arc de Triomphe, Basilique du Sacre-Coeur and Eiffel Tower."  See More

"Here are a few ideas: Eiffel Tower, Notre-Dame de Paris, Arc de Triomphe, Champs-Élysées, Montmartre, Sacré-Cœur Basilica, Opera Garnier, Tuileries, Luxembourg Garden, Pont Alexandre III, Ile Saint-Louis,."  See More

"See the Eiffel Tower as the lights are turned on."  See More

"One I did recently is the Eiffel Tower in Paris France."  See More

"Instagram - go to the top of the Arc de Triomphe where you can see all of Paris, including the Eiffel Tower."  See More

"Best "instagram-worthy" photo spot: I'm super interested to hear some lesser known spots, but my two are at the Trocadéro metro shot for prime views of the Eiffel Tower as well as inside the Musée d'Orsay-views of the museum and through the giant clock are great!"  See More

"Take the metro to the Trocadéro stop and walk to the Palais de Chaillot in the late afternoon/ early evening for photos of the Eiffel Tower."  See More

"the food is excellent, and the view of the Eiffel Tower when it sparkles at night is wonderful."  See More

"Obviously, just walking around the Eiffel Tower grounds confirms that yes, you are in Paris."  See More

"I usually started at Champ de Mars to then visit Luxembourg Garden, enjoy the view to then go to Notre-Dame de Paris, from there I would go all the way to Champs-Élysées and in the way visit a couple bridges along the river, to then return to Champ de Mars to see the Eiffel Tower at night."  See More

"Free things: Luxembourg Garden Musée d'Orsay Eiffel Tower The Louvre Notre-Dame de Paris"  See More

"Walk up the Champs-Élysées to the Arc de Triomphe and down Avenue Kléber to the Eiffel Tower."  See More

"Eiffel Tower and Notre-Dame de Paris are both touristy, but well worth it -- show up early in the day to avoid lines!"  See More

"Other top sights include the Île de la Cité with Notre-Dame de Paris, Sainte-Chapelle and the adjacent Ile Saint-Louis, The Eiffel Tower (buy tickets online in advance to minimize waiting time at http://www."  See More

"A good way to start you first day would be to start at the Notre-Dame de Paris and walk your way to the The Louvre, Champs-Élysées, Arc de Triomphe and Eiffel Tower in a couple of hours just to get a feel for the city and catch the sites."  See More

"We did the The Louvre and the Musée d'Orsay one day (plan and buy tickets to the Louvre ahead of time and arrive right when they open), spent a day at Versailles, and spent another day around the city taking in the Eiffel Tower and Notre-Dame de Paris (both from below, we didn't have time to go up), Champs Elysees, Basilique du Sacre-Coeur in Montmartre, a cruise on the Seine from Pont-Neuf, walking along Pont des Arts, walking by the Moulin Rouge, more wandering and several great meals."  See More

"We stayed in the Opéra district, right beside the Palais-Royal and the The Louvre We walked a lot and got to see Notre-Dame de Paris Eiffel Tower Quartier Du Marais Champs-Élysées We also did the touristy thing and took a boat ride on the Seine (which is useful for seeing a lot in a short time) I would recommend a visit to the Arc de Triomphe at 6pm."  See More

"It stops at Champs-Élysées, Eiffel Tower, Musée d'Orsay, Saint-Germain-des-Prés, Notre-Dame de Paris, Jardines des Plantes, Hôtel de Ville, and the The Louvre."  See More

"It provides river views of the Notre-Dame de Paris and Eiffel Tower and the option to hop on and off is nice."  See More

"Go see the Eiffel Tower and Notre-Dame de Paris."  See More

"Of course, Paris has beautiful fireworks as well at the Eiffel Tower, but having spent Bastille Day on the Champ de Mars, I can say that they usually shut down most of the nearby Metro stations, meaning you have to walk quite a ways to get back to the Metro, and with a lot of Parisians in the cold and the middle of the night."  See More

"If this is your first time in Paris, I would opt for the Eiffel Tower, Notre-Dame de Paris, or any of the museums, or the many cafes and great food, with people watching, but if catacombs is a must on your list, you won't be disappointed"  See More

"Stroll along the river and of course take in the Eiffel Tower."  See More

"Versailles, Eiffel Tower, Catacombes de Paris, The Louvre, Normandy."  See More

"I'd stand under the Eiffel Tower in the night sky, enjoy the lights and then a train up to Florence."  See More

"Very close to Eiffel Tower and most other attractions of Paris."  See More

"If you go to the Eiffel Tower, try to see 29 Avenue Rapp which is nearby."  See More

"In Paris a nice picnic under the Eiffel Tower or watching the sunset from Basilique du Sacre-Coeur (despite all of the people it's a lovely view)."  See More

"Seems like people have touched on the main "must sees", most of them (Eiffel Tower, Arc du Triomphe, Notre Dame, Louvre, Tulleries, Champs d'Elysees) are along the same area so you can easily see them in one day."  See More

"Eiffel Tower, Musée du Louvre (where the Mona Lisa is), Pont des Arts, Notre-Dame de Paris, and Basilique du Sacre-Coeur."  See More

"Paris: La Basilique du Sacré Cœur de Montmartre (many restaurants and cafes in the back of the basilique) Basilique du Sacre-Coeur Cathédrale Notre Dame de Paris Notre Dame Eiffel Tower Eiffel Tower Place Saint-Michel (many restaurants and cafes in the area) Saint-Michel Louvre museum The Louvre Go in a trip by Bateau mouche paris (some provide dinner) Bateaux Mouches Paris Opera Opéra Rue mouffetard ( has many restaurants and cafes) Rue Mouffetard"  See More

"Evening: Enjoy the Trocadéro scene and a twilight ride up the Eiffel Tower."  See More

"From there you have the best (and free) views of the city, other than from the Eiffel Tower ."  See More

"Our trip started in Paris and they had a fabulous time, if your kiddos can make it to midnight and the Eiffel Tower is being lit up in the winter its a fun sight to see."  See More

"Also take the tour of the Eiffel Tower - you get to bypass all the queues (when you see them you will be very relieved you did) and go both under the tower and on top of the restricted restaurant area."  See More

"Paris (just returned from a second trip)- Eiffel Tower (book in advance to get to the top to skip as many lines as possible)."  See More

"Do go up the Eiffel Tower if your kids don't have an issue with heights."  See More

"From the L'Arc walk to the Eiffel Tower."  See More

"Every time I see the Eiffel Tower it's like I've never seen it before in my life."  See More

"For example, in Paris you will probably want to walk down the famous Champs-Élysées, see the Arc de Triomphe, go up the Eiffel Tower and explore the treasures and Mona Lisa in the The Louvre - you could be in a queue for hours."  See More

"My favorites come from a stand just across the street from the Eiffel Tower - the same crepe maker is there year after year (you can see him here - try jambon (ham) and emmanteler (swiss cheese) or chicken and emmanteler."  See More

"The Hotel Eiffel Turenne is just a walk away from the Eiffel Tower and even closer to Cler St a great market street to get some picnic items (and its my favorite thing about Paris)."  See More

"), and take a boat down La Seine, from Notre-Dame de Paris to the Eiffel Tower."  See More

"one amazing time was being on the top of Eiffel Tower on night of Bastille day and watching fireworks !"  See More

"Also in the 7th, its sister restaurant, Au Bon Accueil has a view of the Eiffel Tower just outside and a similar three-course menu for 32€ and a 4 course for 50€."  See More

"I must agree wholeheartedly with others who have chosen the Eiffel Tower, Venice, the Accademia di belle arti where Michelangelo's breathtaking David stands, and AlcatrazIsland."  See More

"Two I'm thinking of right off the bat are the Eiffel Tower and the San Diego Zoo."  See More

"The first thing that came to my mind was the Eiffel Tower-the lines can be long, the dining is overrated but it is spectacularly beautiful."  See More

"The Eiffel Tower to the left, the Basilique du Sacre-Coeur to the right and the Seine and bridges below."  See More

"the restaurant on the top of Eiffel Tower"  See More

"Naturally, you must do the Eiffel Tower and walk along the Champ de Mars."  See More

"The Louvre, Versailles, Basilique du Sacre-Coeur (and its view of Paris below), Notre Dame, Eiffel Tower (the tower lights up every night, on the hour, and the best place to see the light show is Place du Trocadero across the street), Sainte-Chapelle with its stained glass windows, Arc de Triomphe (view from the roof up many stairs is beautiful), escargots at a sidewalk cafe on the Champs-Élysées."  See More

"if you wish to see Eiffel Tower take the subway to Trocadéro."  See More

"Day 2: Notre-Dame de Paris, Latin Quarter, Luxembourg Garden, Les Invalides, Champ de Mars and Eiffel Tower."  See More

"discovering Paris city center in one day by being informed about where to stay, L’open tour (hop-on hop-off), Ferris Wheel and Eiffel Tower…another day in Disneyland Paris"  See More

"I would spend spend 3 month traveling/hiking in Europe and I would visit Eiffel Tower, The Louvre Buckingham Palace Tower Bridge then go see Big Ben then Culzean Castle then Edinburgh then off to see Dublin then off to see the Brussels then the Matterhorn"  See More

"If they take a taxi home and it's a nice night, I suggest a ride down the Champs-Élysées to the Place de la Concorde, then back along the river to the Palais de Chaillot for a view of the Eiffel Tower, across the Pont d'Iéna, then back along the other side of the river and across the Pont Alexandre III, along the Quai des Tuileries, by the The Louvre Pyramid, then by Notre-Dame de Paris and back to their apartment."  See More

"In the evening, I would sit on the balcony have a glass of wine and watch the Eiffel Tower sparkle in the distance."  See More

"" See the The Louvre, spend time in the Tuileries Garden outside the Louvre, climb the Eiffel Tower, walk and walk, and sit in cafes."  See More

"Of course they are the obvious 'must-do' items like the Eiffel Tower and a boat cruise along the La Seine - both of which are thoroughly worth doing, even if they do cost money."  See More

"Salta Casapueblo Edinburgh Nymphenburg Palace Eiffel Tower I love sunsets and sunrises ."  See More

"However, if you haven't been to the Eiffel Tower in Paris yet then you should start there."  See More

"The Eiffel Tower is just as breathtaking as you could imagine."  See More

"If you want to try and get to the Eiffel Tower during that window, you can switch at St."  See More

"In Paris, do not miss: the Eiffel Tower, Notre-Dame de Paris, Sacre Coeur & Montmartre, Louvres, the Musée d'Orsay, Les Invalides, and a walk along the La Seine."  See More

"You will get opinion about Masterpieces of Paris, where to stay, L'open tour, Quartier Du Marais Region (boutiques shops and patisseries), Montmartre, Basilique du Sacre-Coeur, Eiffel Tower, Notre-Dame de Paris."  See More

"Some of the museums and galleries will have slightly shorter opening hours - as will the Eiffel Tower and Tour Montparnasse - so check before you go."  See More

"It's already take you more than 1 day then you can walk or bus to have a close visit of Eiffel Tower, Trocadero, Champ de Mars, Sacre Coeur, Place du Tertre, have a cafe at Saint-Germain-des-Prés, Notre-Dame de Paris, The Louvre, Versailles, the Les Bouquinistes along the Seine river, many beautiful bridge across Seine river, a lot museum and out of Paris you can visit the old city of Provins etc."  See More

"Day 3: Les Invalides, Champ de Mars, Eiffel Tower, Arc de Triomphe."  See More

"Even the Eiffel Tower has shorter lines - we didn't wait at all during our first trip there."  See More

", Arc de Triomphe, Eiffel Tower, The Panthéon, Grand Palais, Les Invalides, Place Vendôme (and browse all the haute jeweler for some eye candy!"  See More

"Here are some of my favorites (they're most people's favorites, I think): Naturally, you have to do the Eiffel Tower."  See More

"If all you decided to do was spend a leisurely time in Paris with no strict agenda, I would say walk along the Seine, gaze up at the Eiffel Tower in the distance, and stroll through the Tuileries."  See More

"The 7th is home to the Eiffel Tower, and just around the corner on the Champ de Mars you'll find acres of inviting Parisian gardens waiting for a picnic."  See More

"I have stayed in 2 different ones in the 7 th arrondissement near the Eiffel Tower and two Metro stations."  See More

"Hotel Le Hameau de Passy, rue de Passy near Trocadero and the Eiffel Tower."  See More

"I must recommend the Place du Trocadero for a late evening view of the Eiffel Tower."  See More

"One of the best places for viewing the Eiffel Tower is from a distance on the other side of La Seine at Trocadero, beneath the golden limestone buildings of the Palais de Chaillot."  See More

"Eiffel Tower (very romantic, albeit most cheesy cliche proposal location!"  See More

"Champs de Mars under the Eiffel Tower, the gardens of Versailles (although go directly to the garden as you can't bring the bottle into the palace), the steps of Sacre Coeur."  See More

"Sacre Coeur - climb the steps to the top and sit outside the church, then have a walk around Montmartre Obviously go to the top of the Eiffel Tower"  See More

"Obviously the Eiffel Tower and the Arc de Triomphe are key places, but you have to queue to take the elevators."  See More

"The Eiffel Tower has fabulous views, though I imagine that'll be on your list."  See More

"Dear Sunil, The view from the top of the Eiffel Tower is wonderful."  See More

"Eiffel Tower - this is one of the few tourist attractions I honestly love so I can’t not tell you to go there even if it's an obvious choice."  See More

"I believe you should book an apartment/hotel in a center of Paris, the 2, 3, 11 or 12 districts, because they are in a center (museum, bars, restaurant, lounge, Champs-Élysées, Eiffel Tower, ) and they are not so expensive."  See More

"Eiffel Tower (hop on the Bateaux Mouches or Parisiens for an hour cruise"  See More

"Champ de Mars — Tour Eiffel is the large greenspace under the Eiffel Tower - great for lounging under the sun, a picnic, or a party in the evening."  See More

"Hi Josie, in my personal opinion you should take a look to these great places: The Eiffel Tower Le Louvre Notre Dame Cathedral Canal Saint-Martin / Quai de Jemmapes Parc des Buttes Chaumont (go have a drink to Rosa Bonheur at the end of the afternoon) Quai d' Orsay and Pont Alexandre III Les escaliers de Montmartre Café de Flore in St Germain des Près to enjoy a coffee break Catacombes de Paris and Le Marais, Place des Vosges Have fun!"  See More

"I know this is super-cliche, but I would try to see the Eiffel Tower."  See More

"Of the many things that one must see in Paris, you're going to find that the Eiffel Tower is consistently crowded and busy - so if you want to see it, you would have to get there very early in the morning or it will get crowded quickly."  See More

"You need to see the Eiffel Tower and the Arc de Triomphe, but if I had to choose between the big attractions and The Louvre Le Marais, Le Marais would win, for sure."  See More

"Then take a metro to Trocadero, and there, Eiffel Tower stands."  See More

"I also suggest skipping the line to get to the top of the Eiffel Tower and instead going to the top of the Arc de Triomphe it has spectacular views and your pass will let you skip the lines!"  See More

"Also I really enjoyed the Grande Roue de Paris so you can look from above, you can do that instead of the Eiffel Tower its a choice."  See More

"WHAT TO SEE: Eiffel Tower Visiting children insist on it."  See More

"Then plan out your days - and do stay somewhere near the Île de la Cité, because that will position you nearest to Notre Dame Cathedral, The Louvre, Place de la Concorde, the La Seine and the Eiffel Tower."  See More

"The Shangri-La Hotel, Paris is famous for their incredible views of the Eiffel Tower from your suite."  See More

"Most think the top of the Eiffel Tower is the best, but let's be honest, whats a view of Paris without the Eiffel Tower in it?"  See More

"If you're there in winter in december/january, you can usually ICE SKATE on the lower level/first mezzanine of the Eiffel Tower for really cheap."  See More

"My kids loved going to to top of the Eiffel Tower."  See More

"Eiffel Tower can be long and on the wrong day that can literally eat up an hour, although since you’re going in January that probably won’t be much of a problem."  See More

"The views are incredible and it’s slightly less chaotic than the Eiffel Tower, plus you can actually get a great view of the Eiffel Tower from Montparnasse which you obviously can’t get from the Eiffel Tower."  See More

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