Discover Paris from the summit of the Arc de Triomphe, enjoy lunch on Champs-Élysées, and explore masterpieces at the Louvre. End the day with a relaxing Seine cruise
Your combo tour will start at 10:00 AM as you're making your trip to the top of the Arc de Triomphe together with your skip the line entry and recognize the panoramic and breathtaking perspectives of Paris.
Then, continue with lunch which is a part of your combined tour in Paris, at the restaurant L'Alsace, where you may present your voucher to the restaurant's staff and settle in for a delicious meal.
Your combo tour in Paris also includes the Louvre Museum tickets. At 14:00 (2.00 PM), benefit the skip the line entry to the Louvre, -the biggest and most-visited museum in the world- without waiting. An audio guide in many languages is available as an extra option (only available if option selected)
Finally, at 8:00 PM, rendez-vous at Bateaux Parisiens next to the Eiffel Tower to board a Parisian boat for a cruise on the Seine River. You can unwind while watching the history of Paris and admire its many monuments, included the Orsay Museum, Notre Dame Cathedral, and bridges with them amazing architecture.
At the Arc de Triomphe, pass the long lines and head immediately to the top of the monument to appreciate iconic perspectives of the Champs-Elysées. Climb to a height of 50 meters to reach the viewing platform for perspectives of the encompassing streets that will make the 284-step climb worthwhile. You may also witness the lights of the everlasting flame every night time at 6:30 pm or visit the tomb of the Unknown Soldier at the foot of the monument.
A unique viewpoint. From the top of the panoramic terrace, your eyes sweep over the whole of Paris.
The revisited Antiquity. Architect Jean-François Chalgrin was inspired by the Roman Arch of Titus in a single arch, but went beyond it by exceptional dimensions (about 50 m high, 45 m long and 22 m wide) and abandoning columns.
A key place of major national events. Wanted by Napoleon in 1806, the Arc de Triomphe was inaugurated in 1836 by French king, Louis-Philippe, who dedicated it to the armies of the Revolution and the Empire. The Unknown Soldier was buried at the base of the arch in 1921. The flame of remembrance is rekindled every day at 18:30.
Start your afternoon with lunch at L'Alsace Restaurant located on the Champs-Élysées. Present your voucher to the restaurant staff and settle in for a delicious lunch.
Brasserie mythical Champs Elysées since 1968, Alsace welcomes you in continuous service 24h / 24, 7/7 in a typical Parisian brasserie spirit. The Brasserie L'Alsace honors Alsatian gastronomy through different specialties such as sauerkraut, Alsatian wines... Alsace also offers a nice supply of seafood.
Visit the Louvre Museum, one in all the most popular vacationer destinations in the world. With a fast entrance ticket, pass the ticket lines and head into this maze of artwork and culture in the middle of the city. See whether or not Mona Lisa is smiling, wonder at amazing paintings, and walk amongst sculptures.
Continue your tour with visiting the world's largest museum, Louvre Museum with its 35,000 masterpieces in it, right into a 73,000 square meter exhibition space in three wings. Each wing has more than 70 rooms and displays substantial artwork and objects of art. The Museum drawing nearly 10 million people each year. Originally a simple defensive fortress, the Louvre was for a long time one of the main residences of French kings. It became a museum in 1793, and now exhibits of Western artworks from the Middle Ages to 1848, as well as the art of the ancient civilizations that preceded and influenced them.
The museum collections are grouped into eight curatorial departments: Egyptian Antiquities; Greek, Etruscan, and Roman Antiquities; Near Eastern Antiquities; Islamic Art; Paintings; Sculptures; Decorative Arts; and Prints and Drawings.
After the visit of the Louvre Museum, take a 1-hour Seine River cruise tour with modern, panoramic boats with exterior viewing platforms. Discover Paris in a different way on this Seine River Cruise tour. Once onboard, you’ll enjoy a 1-hour cruise down the Seine River admiring the UNESCO-indexed riverbanks and Parisian landmarks consisting of the Eiffel Tower, Les Invalides, the Louvre Museum, the Orsay Museum, Notre-Dame de Paris, and a number of monumental bridges. See houseboats and floating eating place as you float along under the bridges throughout the Seine River, adding to the charming ecosystem of this very unique city.
Onboard you will get an audio guide of your chosen language on the spot with the intention to help you learn more about the significant history attached to each monument.