Easy to get to by metro or bus from the centre, beautiful when visited in the night with all the traffic lights and especially in Christmas with all the beautiful lights.
About Arc de Triomphe
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We walked here from our hotel, and bought tickets upon arrival. Line was short for both the tickets and security. We took the steps to the top, and WOW what a view!
Well worth the effort of touring the perimeter of the Arch and seeing the eternal flame of the unknown warrior before attacking the 200 or more steps to the top of the Arch which offers great views across the city. Loads of info on how...More
Whilst strolling along the Champs-Elysees, you cannot miss the Arc de Triomphe, which is a symbol of the country's military might. Access to the arch is via underground stairs. Take some time to walk around this Arc, taking notice of the names of generals and...More
Best seen with the dun setting through the arch. Quintessentially Parisenne. Weel worth a stroll and then a coffee (expensive of course) nearby.
I didn't have any expectations for the top of the Arc de Triomphe but I found it delightful. There are great views down each of the avenues. There is also an interesting museum of World War I uniforms part way down.