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Arc de Triomphe

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Skip the Line: Arc de Triomphe Including Terrace Access
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Skip the Line: Arc de Triomphe Including Terrace Access
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The Arc de triomphe was begun in 1806, on the orders of Napoleon I to honour the victories of his Grande Armée. Inspired by the great arches of antiquity, the monument combines the commemorative with the symbolic and it has always played a major...more
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Place Charles de Gaulle, 75008 Paris, France
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Reviewed today via mobile

A landmark rich in history... Just off the main shopping street of Paris. Very grand and significant. Can't miss it!

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Celebr8_8
Reviewed today

We had been on a walking tour and ended up at the Arc. In spite of being warned of long queues and masses of people we had no trouble getting tickets and walking upstairs. The view down the road into Paris Centre is stunning and...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Paul C
Reviewed today via mobile

The trip to arrive here on the Champs de la ... (don't know how to spell but you'll know) with its wide street and wide green area is spectacular. Once you arrive the chaos of traffic is amazing. We're told that there are frequently demonstrations...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank 561junek
Reviewed today via mobile

What a cool place! 284 steps to the top is not easy but worth the view. It cost 12 euros & if you check the website for the Arc they tell you the wait time. Do not run across traffic to get there, look for...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank MarthaWK
Reviewed today

A "must see" while in Paris. The view driving up to Arc de Triomphe is picturesque and the views of the city from the top are amazing. Be prepared to climb a few stairs and getting some exercise. There is a souvenir shop within the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Greg D
Reviewed today via mobile

Nothing special here.. Just taking a picture. Then passed. Also there are lots of people will be part of your pictures also.

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank AndyDarwin
Reviewed yesterday

So, this was my second trip to Paris. Take the time to cross under the traffic circle to the monument, and to climb to the top. IMO this is the best place to get a view of the city. Remember that pictures from the Eiffel...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank doobsdad
Reviewed yesterday

it is bigger than you think! we climbed the top to see a beautiful view of the five avenues merging at this point of time and place. awesome! it is worth the climb. today it serves as a memorial place with an eternal flame at...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Millette1201
Reviewed yesterday

Loved seeing this landmark! It is truly an amazing landmark. It is much larger than I thought it would be.

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank happyonthebeach_11
Reviewed yesterday

If you're stopping by the Louvre and also the Arch, savings derived if purchase a multi-day museum pass!

Date of experience: June 2019
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Safari135372
June 15, 2019|
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Response from Sherry H | Reviewed this property |
Go to the roof top for a great view! We didn’t have any pickpocket or yellow vest issues during our recent visit, just pay attention to your surroundings. If you have mobility issues, there is a lift... you just need to... More
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Actsid
May 16, 2019|
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Response from Dennis C | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, we did not enter the Arc de Triomphe proper. We stayed in a hotel near it and walked there to access public transportation and tour buses, etc.
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May 3, 2019|
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Response from Ckibe | Reviewed this property |
Hi, i bought the ticket at the box office and the line was about 20 min. For Louvre, Eifel ower you will need to buy tickets online with the option skip the line.
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