How far away can the Eiffel Tower be seen?
Nowadays when one physically rides on the tower the view is breathtaking, especially as the sky is clear. The air of Paris, rather polluted it is necessary to say it well, is not enough to allow the view to the horizon, which is 85 Kms, to answer the question directly.
Is the Eiffel Tower higher than the Shard?
At 308 metres the Shard is widely quoted as now being the tallest building in Europe. But while the main body of the Eiffel Tower is only 300 metres tall, it stands at 324 metres once you add the base and television antenna.
Which is taller Eiffel Tower or London Eye?
This means that since opening, the London Eye has turned more than 30,000 miles; 1.2 times around the world and one eighth of the distance to the Moon. The circumference of the wheel is 424m (1,392ft) – meaning that if it were unravelled, it would be 100m taller than the Eiffel Tower.
What day is the Eiffel Tower closed?
From September 24th to October 2nd, the Eiffel Tower will be open from 9.30am to 10.30pm.
|Rest of year||9:30 – 17:30 Ticket desk will close at 5:30 PM The Tower will close at 6:30 PM Every saturday, the Tower will close at 11h45 PM (ticket desk closes at 10h30 PM)||9:30 – 17:30|