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ET summit at night

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ET summit at night

Hello, all! Husband and I are visiting Paris for the 4th time in February. We have gone up the ET before a few times of course, but during the day. Is it worth repeating the visit at night? And if so, what is the best time to be there for the twinkling lights to come on, the last time slot at 9:30? I'm guessing it will be very cold and breezy! Maybe it's not worth the cost, just wondering, thanks.

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Calgary, Canada
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1. Re: ET summit at night

The twinkling lights effect is best from the ground, IMO.

If you have visited already, I wouldn't go up again in February.

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2. Re: ET summit at night

I probably wouldn't do it either, since you've been up several times already. There are warmer places to go up at night for a view ;)

Chicago, Illinois
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3. Re: ET summit at night

I think night is best. The twinkling is best from Trocadero or even further away but the views from the tower are best at night. You can see our night visit in the rain a couple of years ago in my photo journal to get an idea of what it is like.



Paris, France
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4. Re: ET summit at night

No need to be on the tower when it twinkles, but the view of the city at night can be breathtaking.

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5. Re: ET summit at night

I went during the day the first time and now will be going just before sunset to see the city lights. 😊

Keller, Texas
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6. Re: ET summit at night

Agreed that seeing the twinking lights is best from the Trocadero or the east end of the park.

The night views from the tower can be pretty spectacular...


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Nice pictures!

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