Take a virtual tour of Eiffel Tower with Google

Paris is a magical place. In the center of the magic stands the Eiffel Tower.

The tower, in all its glory, stands more than 1,000 feet tall and is the iconic monument of the City of Lights.

Google Street View introduced a collection of 360-degree views of the Eiffel Tower, which allows users a close-up look at the tower. It even lets you climb to the top, albeit virtually.

Pascal Malite, Street View program manager for Google, shows off the Street View trolley in the video. They used the trolley to travel from floor to floor to capture the scene.

The end results lead to beautiful views of Paris.

The video hopes to give the same experience as actually standing on the Eiffel Tower in person, Malite says in the video.

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