The Eiffel Tower

is famous for this landmark, the Eiffel Tower. This is Paris tallest landmark. This is situated beside the Seine River; the tower was named after the engineer, Gustave Eiffel. The structure was completed in 1889. This has been marked as the most visited when it went to a number of 6,719,200 tourists who visited the Eiffel Tower in 2006.

The Eiffel Tower has the ground floor, first floor, second floor and the top part. On the ground floor you will find here the statue of Gustave  Eiffel, and you can also buy some of your souvenirs at its shop and you can get a snack at its cafe. At the first floor, you will also find a café and a souvenir shops but here you will find here a gallery that have the exhibits about the tower, and also there is a cinema that has short film that tells the history about the Eiffel Tower. This is the part of the tower where you can stroll around.

This also the floor where you will find the Gustave Eiffel Room which has a view of the city of Paris, here you can rent this space to cater conferences, seminars and so on. The second floor of the tower you will find the Les Jules Verne Restaurant, some souvenir shops, internet stations and the windows with animated scenes. And finally on the top, you will find there the office of Gustave Eiffel, and there are wax statues that represent him and the other engineers who helped built the tower. This is the best floor to take a look at the city of Paris in a 360 degrees view.

There are guided tours inside the Eiffel Tower; they have these 15-20 persons guided tour and also individual tours. The tour can take you an hour to thirty minutes. The guided tours are available from ten in the morning to seven thirty in the evening and the individual tours are available from ten in the morning to five thirty in the afternoon. You must book in advance when you want to avail for these guided tours. They are always fully booked.

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