Enjoy a Personal Eiffel Tower Experience with Small Tour Groups
Please note that we have a minimum group size of 4 guests for all tours in 2022. If your party is less than 4, you are still welcome to reserve, but we may reach out to modify your tour date or cancel your tour.
Are you looking to visit the Eiffel Tower in a small group setting while avoiding the lines? Then this is the tour for you!
Fat Tire Tours offers several options for visiting La Dame de Fer, but this is by far the most intimate. With guaranteed group sizes of 9 guests or less, you are sure to have more one-on-one time with your guide to ask all of those Paris questions that you’ve been storing up! Plus, this trip includes access to all three levels of the Eiffel Tower, maximizing the experience through the various vantage points.
Good to Know
Your tour meets at our office, located at 24 Rue Edgar Faure, 75015. The closest métro station is Dupleix (line 6). Your tour does NOT meet at the Eiffel Tower, please do not go there. Your Fat Tire Tours guide will meet you inside this office. Please arrive 15 minutes prior to tour departure.
Frequently Asked Questions
Eiffel Tower Questions
Is there a reduced price for kids/students/infants/seniors?
All entrance tickets for our Tower offerings are with adult tickets and therefore there are no reductions. Infants (ages 0 – 3) are, however, free of cost on all Tower activities.
Does this tour go to the top level of the Eiffel Tower?
Yes, this tour includes access to the Eiffel Tower Summit.
What is the structure of the tour? How long will it take in total?
Your guide will take you from our office to the Eiffel Tower where you will skip the lines to the second floor. Once there you will visit each side of the Tower learning about the monuments you can see and the history of Paris. You should allow at least 2 hours in your day for this visit.
Can we eat on the Eiffel Tower after the tour?
Absolutely! There are a few options if you are looking to eat on the Eiffel Tower. There are two restaurants on the Tower which require reservations: the 58 Eiffel, located on the first floor, and the Michelin-starred Jules Verne on the second floor. Reservations need to be made well in advance in the summer months, so please plan accordingly! If you are looking for something more casual, there are cafés and snack stands on the first and second level of the Eiffel Tower serving a variety of sandwiches and soft drinks. It is also possible to bring your own food on the Tower, but please note that glass containers and knives are prohibited.
General Tour Questions
Where is the tour meeting point?
Your tour meets directly at our office, located at 24 rue Edgar Faure, 75015. Please arrive 15 minutes prior to tour departure.
How many people will be in my group?
We limit the group size for this tour to 9 guests to ensure a personal experience.
Is this tour wheelchair or stroller accessible?
Unfortunately we are unable to accommodate guests with mobility impairments, wheelchairs or strollers on this tour. We apologize for the inconvenience.
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.
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 +33 126.96.36.199.94 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?
Please contact our Private Tours team to see what options we have.
What is your cancellation policy?
Due to the need to secure, in advance, nonrefundable tickets to access the Eiffel Tower, this tour has an exceptional cancellation policy
-Cancellations more than 14 days out are eligible for a 100% refund
-Cancellations within 14 days of the tour date are eligible for a 50% refund
What is your weather policy?
All of our tours operate rain or shine, and we have rain ponchos available in our office for purchase (fully refunded if not used).