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The Eiffel Tower is located in Paris, France. Eiffel is completely an iron made tower. The name of the tower originated from the engineer Gustave Eiffel, whose company designed and built the tower. Its construction was started in 1887 and the main construction was completed in 1889.
What is Eiffel Tower?
Eiffel is the most-visited paid monument in the world. In year 2015 about 6.91 million people visited the tower. Tower is 324 metres high and it is about the height of 81 storeyed building. It is the tallest structure in Paris. The bottom base of the tower is square in shape and is 125 metre wide on each side.
Tower have so many attractive points such as new first floor, Paris city explore from 2nd floor, Evening tower, Champagne at the top of the tower. Near the tower you have so many attractive things to do. You may consider the following when you plan to go to Eiffel.
- The Eiffel tower romance tour
- Paris city tour with seine river cruise and Eiffel tower lunch
- City Sightseeing Paris
- Vedettes de Paris
- Pont d’lena
- Memorial national de la guerre d’aleria et des combats du maroc et de la tunisie
The tower is open every throughout the year. The timings for visit are as follows:
- From January1 to June 18: 9:30 am to 8:30 pm.
- From mid-June to August 29 9:00 am to midnight.
- From August30 to December 31 9:30 am to 8:30pm.
Eiffel Tower Transport:
Bir-Hakeim and Ecole Militaire on Line metro stations is very near to Eiffel.
Tower has two restaurants:
- Le 58 Tour Eiffel
- Le Jules Verne
Where To Stay:
Multiple hotels are available near Eiffel to stay. Here we have listed some best Hotels:
- Pullman Paris Tour Effiel
- Hotel Eiffel XV
- Campanile Paris 15-Tour Eiffel
- Le Parisis-Paris Tour Eiffel
- Le Jules Verne
Food And Shopping:
We have multiple grocery stores and markets available near the tower to pick up some picnic food like cheese, fruits and more. Out of several shopping malls near the tower Beaugrenelle is the largest and newest shopping centre. Brands of merchandise include Adidas Originals, Agile, American Vintage, Bellerose, Berenice, Camaieu, Claudie Pierlot, Esprit, H&M, Hollister, and Lacoste, Levi’s, Maje, Manga, Marks and more.
Things To Do At Eiffel Tower:
1. Lunch On The First Floor Of Tower:
Fifty-Eight restaurants available on the first floor of Eiffel. Cherish the beautiful view of Paris while enjoying a delicious modern French cuisine.
2. Second Floor Of Eiffel:
On the second floor visitors take photos for albums catching panoramic view over Paris.
3. At The Top Floor:
There is Bar à Champagne on the very top floor to share privileged and unforgettable moments with your friends.
3. Eiffel Tower At Night:
After sunset, the Eiffel sparkles in golden light to welcome its night time visitors.
Around Places Of Eiffel Tower:
Around places of Eiffel are Champs-Elysées, Trocadéro and Passy, Alma and Lena and in and around Invalides.
Champs-Elysees is the most famous avenue in the world. Champs-Elysées means "Elysian Fields". The avenue is a symbol of Paris. It is lined with restaurants, luxury boutiques, flagship stores and nightclubs. It is also the setting each year for major events such as the Bastille Day military parade, the Avenue des Champs-Elysées.
2. Trocadero And Passy:
Trocadéro and Passy situated on the opposite side of the Eiffel is home to splendid gardens and ornamental ponds and fountains as well as the cultural richness of the Palais de Chaillot.
3. Alma And Iena:
Alma and Iéna located near Eiffel. The bridge at Alma has become a regular place for visitors ever since the death of Lady Princess Diana in 1987 at the site. The metro Railway station at Iena is a spectacular place with its shining platforms and dazzling interior roofs and electronic mural images.
4. In And Around Invalides:
The hotel National des Invalides symbolizes the power of a district which, though small in area, boasts the Palais Bourbon, the Champ-de-Mars, the Musée d’Orsay, Musée Rodin, the Ecole Militaire and the Pont Alexander III.
Airports In France :
You can use any of the following airports, based on your travelling plan:
- Amberieu en Bugey Air Base
- Bourg Ceyzeriat Airport
- Corlier Aerodrome
- Chateau Thierry Belleau Aerodrome
- Saint Simon Clastres Air Base
- Moulins Montbeugny Airport
- Vichy Charmeil Airport
- Barcelonnette Saint Pons Airport
- Chateau Arnoux Saint Auban Airport
- Gap Tallad Airport
- Cannes Mandelieu Airport
- Nice Cote d’Azur Airport
- Aubenas Ardeche Meridional Aerodrome
- Charles de Gaulle Airport
How To Reach France:
1. By Plane:
To reach France, tourists can avail services of airlines such as British Airways, Air France, Qatar Airways, Oman Air, Gulf Air, Jet Airways, Aeroflot, Austrian Airlines, Cathay Pacific, China Eastern, Lufthansa and Etihad Airways. Indian tourists can take flights even from other parts of the country like Hyderabad, Bangalore and non-metro centres such as Kochi and Guwahati.
2. By Boat:
France is also served by many sailing line services from England and Ireland.
3. By Train:
France can also be reached by train from most of the European countries.