Napoleon : guided tour of the Arc de Triomphe

You want to admire the Champs Elysées from a unique point of view, while visiting one of the most famous monuments in Paris ? The guided tour of the Arc de Triomphe, built by Napoleon drives you to the discovery of this mythic building, with its secrets, away from the herds of tourists.
Napoleon : guided tour of the Arc de Triomphe - History Paris

Napoleon : guided tour of the Arc de Triomphe : History

On the 2nd of December 1805, on the evening of Austerlitz victory, Napoleon says to his soldiers : by now, you will come back home only by walking under arches of triumph…”. Hence, the building of the Arc de Triomphe starts as early as February 1806 : this monument is designed to be the starting point of a monumental avenue crossing Paris from the West to the East, to La Bastille, passing by Le Louvre.

L’Arc de Triomphe is a 50m high monumental building. It symbolizes Napoleon and the Great Army victories. The monument was achieved in 1835, and Napoleon could never see the result of his work.
Napoleon : guided tour of the Arc de Triomphe - History Paris

Napoleon : guided tour of the Arc de Triomphe, take the Tour

You have a priority access and you skip the entrance line. Enjoy a wonderful view all over Paris. Visit some parts of the monument that are usually closed to public.

Napoleon : guided tour of the Arc de Triomphe : useful information

The guided tour is 2 hours long.
Napoleon : guided tour of the Arc de Triomphe - History Paris

Napoleon : guided tour of the Arc de Triomphe : book now

Each Private Guided Tour is custom-tailored and different : prices start at 259€ per group (up to 4 persons).

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