Details for Your Eiffel Tower Guided Tour

It’s time to make the most of your visit.

Congratulations! You’re about to experience one of the greatest landmarks in the world, the Eiffel Tower.

Here’s some information to help you get started.

looking up at the summit of the Eiffel Tower

Meeting point

Please meet us outside the Eiffel Tower and please do not pass through any security checks. You will find us outside the South Security Entrance (Entrance #1) of the Eiffel Tower on Allée des Refuzniks. (The Alléee des Refuzniks is a dirt footpath just outside of the Eiffel Tower near the trees and the benches.) 

Our team will be wearing orange hats and holding an orange sign that says “ExperienceFirst.”

For easier navigation, you can paste these numbers into Google Maps: 48.857358,2.293079

The check-in starts 30 minutes before the start time. Please arrive at least 15 minutes before your tour time because the tour usually starts on time. If you booked through Paris Pass, please have your Paris passes readily available so that you can get checked in by our staff and get your passes scanned.

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Seine River Cruise Upgrades:

We offer 1-hour guided Seine river cruise tickets as an upgrade with our Eiffel Tower tours. These upgrades must be purchased at the time of booking. (*not available for our Go City Paris Pass customers) Here is everything you need to know to enjoy your cruise!

  • Tickets are distributed at the time of Eiffel tower check-in. Guests who do not check-in will not be given tickets.   Tickets are non-refundable, non-exchangeable.
  • Your ticket is valid for 1 year, from the date of your Eiffel Tower tour. You can use it at any time!
  • Reservations are not required for the river cruise. Just show up 20 minutes early with your tickets.
  • Click here to view boarding times for the boat.  The last boat departure time available is 6:30pm. 
    • Those with Eiffel Tower tours starting at 3:30pm, we recommend you enjoy the boat the day after your Eiffel Tower tour. You may not have enough time to join the last boat at 6:30pm.
    • The boat is round trip, starting and ending at the Eiffel Tower.
  • Click here to view the meeting point for the cruise, just steps away from the Eiffel Tower.


View Eiffel Tower meeting point on Google Maps hyperlink


  • Please arrive 30 minutes before the tour start time as you may not be able to catch up if late.
  • Dress appropriately for the weather.
  • Wear comfortable walking shoes.
  • This tour doesn’t include skipping the line. Your guide will purchase tickets for you after you arrive. Please be aware that the wait time to purchase tickets can be up to two hours. However, rest assured that your guide will keep you entertained and provide insightful information about the Eiffel Tower while you wait in line together.