Fat Tire Tours Approved

Fat Tire Tours Approved

The Arc de Triomphe & Champs-Élysées Walking Tour

Approximately 3 hours

From €41

The flagship Louis Vuitton store along the Champs Élysées in Paris, France
A family of three poses for a selfie in front of the Arc de Triomphe
The Arc de Triomphe from the view of a drone and the multiple avenues that jut out from it
The facade of the Gucci store in Paris, France
A road sign in Paris that says 'Avenue des Champs Élysées'
A view of La Defense from the top of the Arc de Triomphe
A woman takes a picture of the Eiffel Tower from the top of the Arc de Triomphe
The entrance to the La Durée bakery along the Champs Élysées in Paris, France
A view of the Champs Élysées from the top of the Arc de Triomphe

Walk the famous Champs Élysées and climb the Arc de Triomphe

Stroll along one of the world’s most famous avenues with an expert guide!  We know that your time in Paris is short, so we’ve packaged two amazing highlights – the Champs Élysées and the Arc de Triomphe – onto one breathtaking experience.

Tour Details

What’s Included
  • Live Guide
  • Three-Hour Tour (at least one hour guided, self-guided at the Arc de Triomphe)
  • Ticket to the top of the Arc de Triomphe
Good to Know
  • Please wear comfortable shoes on this tour. We will cover approximately 1 mile (1.6 kilometers) at a leisurely pace.
  • This tour will end at the Arc de Triomphe where you can continue to the top for a self-guided tour.
  • Please arrive 15 minutes early so that we can check everyone in and begin the tour on time.  We unfortunately cannot wait for latecomers.
  • Our tour rune rain or shine; please dress appropriately.


The Petit Palais in Paris surrounded by greenery
1Petit Palais
The Arc de Triomphe as seen from road
2Arc de Triomphe
The Champs Élysées with the Arc de Triomphe at the end.
3Champs Élysées
The Grand Palais in Paris, France
4Grand Palais
The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier beneath the Arc de Triomphe in Paris, France
5Tomb of the Unknown Soldier
A view of Paris from the top of the Arc de Triomphe
6Stunning views of Paris from the top of the Arc

Meeting Point

This tour meets at Place Clemenceau, in front of the statue of Général Charles de Gaulle and next to the metro station Champs-Élysées – Clemenceau. Your guide will be holding a sign that says “ExperienceFirst.”

Frequently Asked Questions

Have more questions? Check our Fat Tire Tours general FAQs or get in touch.

General Tour Questions

Where is the tour meeting point?

This tour meets at Place Clemenceau, in front of the statue of Général Charles de Gaulle and next to the metro station Champs-Élysées – Clemenceau. Look for a guide holding a sign that says “ExperienceFirst.”

Where does this tour end?

Your tour will end on the Arc de Triomphe.  You are welcome to stay at the top as long as you’d like after the tour wraps up.  Metro lines 1, 2, & 6 are located just beneath the Arc, and your guide will be happy to point you in the right direction following the tour.

Are reservations required?

Yes, reservations are required for all tours.

How long before my tour should I arrive?

The tour meeting time is 15 minutes prior to the start time. No refunds or re-bookings can be provided for late arrivals or no-shows after tour commencement or departure.

How many people will be in my group?

For our walking tours, we limit the group size to 16 guests per tour guide.

What is your cancellation policy?

We’re happy to reschedule you for free (based on availability) or cancel and fully refund your tour with a minimum of 72 hours notice prior to the activity time.  As a ‘Fat Tire Tours Approved’ activity, we are not able to issue refunds or guarantee rescheduling within 72 hours.

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What is the number to call if I am lost and trying to find the meeting point?

If you are having difficulty finding the meeting location for your tour, please call us at +33 01 86 65 39 88 and our staff will be happy to help you find your way.

My group size is larger than the dropdown menu allows, how can I book?

We would love to accommodate your group! Please contact our Groups team to see what options we have.

What does 'Fat Tire Tours Approved' mean?

We’ve been perfecting our tours since 1999, and we are always looking for new ways to improve our tour menu for our guests. We are committed to expanding the activities offered during your stay to make for an unforgettable experience. So for all of the experiences that we aren’t able to deliver on our own, we’ve hand-selected the best local providers to offer a wide-range of unique and fun activities for our guests.

With anything Fat Tire Tours Approved, you still receive our spectacular customer service ready to assist you in any way we can, 24/7, as well as the guarantee that we have hand selected the best possible partners to supplement our tour menu.

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A family by the eiffel tower.