James Kingston captured the terrifying rise using a GoPro camera and climbed the Eiffel Tower in Paris.
The 25-year old, from Southampton, is famous for climbing a few of the highest structures of earth without any precautions – but his latest venture landed him in hot water.
Kingston explained how he began the climb in the wee hours of the morning to evade security guards in “full camo” with “huge guns”.
The unbelievable video shows his way stealing through the tower’s staircases – with a friend – as security guards could be heard over radio signals.
Kingston then manages gain entry to the iconic girders hundreds of the tower.
At one point, unafraid Kingston browses beams are stolen by the tower’s complicated as Paris wakes up below.
But his stunt landed him as security guards detained him at the bottom of the tower.
He said: “As far as I could tell, the tower was ours for the night.”