Tour description provided by Viator

Skip the line and take in the best views of Paris and the Eiffel Tower from the 56th floor of the Montparnasse Tower. Ride Europe's fastest elevator up to the top of the tower and see Paris stretched out before you. Upgrade your ticket to include a glass of Champagne and snacks while you soak up the skyline. And there's more: enjoy free access to the rooftop's ice rink — and free rental skates — if visiting between February 10 to March 5, 2017.

Like the Empire State Building in New York and the London Eye, the Montparnasse Tower (Tour Montparnasse) offers unrivaled views of the city below. Far beyond the hustle and bustle of the Montparnasse square, you can stand on the very roof of the capital. The city is spread out before you, swarming with life. By using the viewpoint indicators, you can locate and see each of the districts and their monuments.Skip the line and ascend the Montparnasse Tower to its fully renovated 56th floor, with its friendlier and more impressive surroundings. In just 38 seconds, Europe's fastest elevator will take you to a height of 689 feet (210 meters), where the most beautiful views of Paris stretch out before you from a modern, relaxed and very comfortable setting.

A large number of audiovisual and interactive facilities are also available to help you discover and understand Paris; photo galleries, interactive screens, panoramic projection on the legend of towers in the world, quizzes, video clips of Paris, viewpoint tables and more.

The panoramic bar also gives you the chance to enjoy a gourmet break as you take in the view across the capital.

If you're visiting between February 10 to March 5, 2017, you'll also receive free access to the rooftop's ice rink, along with free rental skates (ages 2 and up). The rink will be open from noon to 8pm Monday to Friday, and from 10am to 8pm during the weekend, along with a photo booth and mulled wine bars (not included in the ticket).