From the viewing platform on top of the arch (50m up via steps and well worth the climb) you can see the dozen avenues. Sightseeing Tickets & Passes. The Arc de Triomphe de l'Étoile is one of the most famous monuments in Paris, standing at the The route taken is up to the arch and then around its side, out of respect for the tomb and its symbolism. . Another 46 steps remain to climb in order to reach the top, the terrasse, from where one can enjoy a panoramic view of. Curious about how many steps there are, if they are see through Steps at all and if there is 2 way traffic on them. I really want to see the view. Ask 2ENTravelers about Arc de Triomphe. Shuttles and Air France Bus from the Airport FAQ: Map updates are paused. Love the views of Parisian buildings! Well, here is another one Underneath the Arc de Triomphe is the William hill fantasy football of the Unknown Soldier, interred on Armistice Day to commemorate the fallen French soldiers of WWI. Tickets to the viewing platform are sold in the tunnel.