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Trocadero

#32 of 1,068 things to do in Paris
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GREAT PLACE TO SEE LA TOUR, EASY METRO STOP, AVOID THE CROWDS

This is a great place to stop if you do not have a lot of time to walk from Bir hakim Metro Stop to la Tour. You can get great pics from across the Seine to the Eiffel tower

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

This is a great place to stop if you do not have a lot of time to walk from Bir hakim Metro Stop to la Tour. You can get great pics from across the Seine to the Eiffel tower

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This is one of the spots that you must visit if you're in Paris, Trocadero's view of Eiffel Tower are outstanding, as a matter of fact, if you want the perfect picture of the Eiffel Tower, this is the place to visit. The place is always packed with Tourist and the best time to visit is during sunset, it's a... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

When we went out from the subway at Trocadero and we saw the landscape...we remained speechless! Amazing view of the Eiffel Tower, lots of stradal artists and the atmosphere is from another world! Amazing!!!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We walked from L'Arc de Triumph to Trocadero and turned the corner and wow. The views across to the spectacular Eiffel Tower were great from the steps of the Palais de Chaillot

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Go all the way to the summit - it is worth it. Incredible views all the way around. It was cold and windy, but we didn't care. a bucket list experience for me. The grounds were under repair or we would have had a picnic and enjoyed it more. It lights up at night and and 7:00 - 7:05 pm... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We visited the tour in the daylight and then ventured to the Trocadero afterwards and had a leisurely meal (lots of great restaurants in this area. We waited then for the tour to light up and then every hour, the tour twinkles for 5 minutes- amazing! Just beware of vendors and pick pockets!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Once an almost traveler's secret, this spot is now solidly on the tourist track. It's a beautiful plaza between a museum and library which overlooks the Eiffel Tower providing the perfect vantage point and photo opportunities. Arrive early in the morning before the hordes of tourists for what can feel like a private photo shoot with the tower, catch sunrise... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The Trocadero is the go to spot for the fun Eiffel Tower pictures and also to get a good view of the many tourist spots of Paris. Around the Trocadero has many cafe's and restaurants near by. Watch out for the 'lucky lucky' men selling various things and the beggars

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Trocadero is very very close to the Eiffel Tower, walking distance, the best shots with the Eiffel Tower can be taken here! At anytime of the day

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I always like to take people visiting for their first time to the Eiffel tower via the Troc. It provides a perfect frame and avenue to approach the tower and also shows the scale and planning of Paris public areas. In Dec the left hand steps down were closed for works.

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