France will reopen the Eiffel Tower this summer. One of the well-known tourist sites in France has been closed since October 2020 due to the Covid-19 pandemic.
“I will gladly welcome all of you starting July 16,” wrote the Eiffel Tower account on Twitter, quoted from The Hill’s page on Saturday, May 22, 2021. Berita Terkini
“Please note that online tickets will be available starting June 1,” he continued.
Only 10,000 people per day can enter the Eiffel Tower when it opens. According to Eiffel staff information to AFP media, the number is about 15 thousand lower than normal capacity. Berita politik
Based on data from representatives of the Societe d’Exploitation de la Tour Eiffel, the tower lost revenues of up to USD146 million in the 2020-2021 period due to the Covid-19 pandemic.
This reopening plan was conveyed when the French Government announced the easing of various Covid-19 regulations. Berita Hari Ini
France still enforces a curfew until 7pm, while shops and museums are allowed to operate with some restrictions. Restaurants and bars throughout France are also permitted to operate under certain conditions.
So far, France has recorded more than 5.9 million cases of Covid-19 with 108 thousand more deaths. Avril Lavigne Fanpage