Paris: Skip-the-Line Notre-Dame Towers

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Join an expert, certified guide on this small-group tour providing a discovery of the world’s most visited monument, Notre-Dame cathedral. Here you can skip the line to climb the 422 steps leading you all the way to the top of the bell towers.
About this activity
Duration 2 hours
Skip the line
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
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  • Explore the world’s most visited monument, Notre-Dame Cathedral.
  • Learn fascinating stories brought to you by a professional and fully accredited guide
  • See striking views of Paris from above
  • Amaze yourself with the stained-glass rose windows, gargoyles, and the neo-gothic architecture
Full description
Once your group has assembled, your accredited guide will recall Paris’s origins on the Île de La Cité, before engaging you in a 1-hour walk around the famous cathedral. During this walk you will be able to discover gargoyles, the flying buttresses, and of course, the incredible stained-glass rose windows.

You will then get to enjoy a comprehensive, instructive and entertaining visit where your guide will lead you through the inside of the cathedral, highlighting the main points of interest. Should your visit take place on the first Friday of the month, and depending on the time of your visit, you’ll even get to see the Crown of Thorns.

Your tour will end with a real cherry on the cake; the ascension of Notre-Dame’s towers. Skip the long waiting lines with your priority access tickets, and with your guide, climb the 422 steps leading to the top of the towers. From up there, you will be stunned by one of the most impressive views the "City of Lights" has to offer, as you’ll get to admire essentials such as the Eiffel Tower, Montmartre and the Sacré Coeur, ensuring to put a sweet final note to this memorable experience.
  • Skip-the-Line access to Notre-Dame’s towers
  • Fully accredited and passionate local guide
  • Stunning views of Paris from the towers’ summit
What’s Not Included
  • Food and beverages
  • Hotel/airport pick-up and drop off
  • Tips and gratuities

When you get there

Meeting point

Charlemagne’s equestrian statue, on Notre-Dame’s forecourt

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Know before you go
• Make sure to meet your guide at the meeting point 15 minutes before your activity starts