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Seine River Hop-On Hop-Off Sightseeing Cruise in Paris provided by Batobus

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Seine River Hop-On Hop-Off Sightseeing Cruise in Paris

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See top Paris sights on a leisurely hop-on hop-off Seine boat cruise. Forget traveling underground on the metro or tiring yourself out by walking, this boat cruise offers views of the UNESCO World Heritage-listed riverbanks and the ability to hop off whenever you'd like to see sights such as the Louvre, Musée d'Orsay, and the Eiffel Tower. Choose a 1- or 2-day ticket to fit your schedule.
  • Combine stops at all of Paris' top landmarks in one scenic cruise
  • Skip the street traffic and underground metro by traveling via scenic cruise
  • Spend as long as you like at each attraction with no schedule to rush you
  • Choose a 1- or 2-day ticket to explore at your pace
What to Expect
With your 1- or 2-day travel voucher in hand, make your way to any of the eight cruise stops to board. Look for the ticket office featuring Batobus signage and wait for the next boat. Step aboard the boat and find a comfortable seat. Get your camera ready for river views of the city's top attractions and the Seine’s UNESCO World Heritage-listed scenery. You can stay aboard the boat as it completes its loop, or hop off to explore any of the nine stops. Stops include both the Louvre Musée d'Orsay and Louvre, as well as the chic Saint-Germain-des-Prés neighborhood. The cruise stops at the Eiffel Tower and Champs-Elysées. No matter the stop, you choose where to get off and how long to stay. Full list of stops: • Eiffel Tower • L'Académie Lime • Musée d'Orsay • Quai Malaquais • Quai de Montebello • Quai Saint-Bernard • Quai de l'Hôtel de ville • Quai du Louvre • Concorde - Quai des Tuileries
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Important Information
Departure Point
Paris, Paris, Ile-de-France
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
  • Hop-on hop-off cruise
  • Open rear deck
  • Bicycle storage available
  • Heated in winter
  • Open rooftop in the summer
  • Vending machine (drinks and snacks)
  • Commentary
  • Gratuities
  • Food and drinks
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Please check seasonal departure time
  • Your must exchange your voucher to get the tickets before boarding. You can do it in every Batobus station except Pont Alexandre III / Invalides
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Most travellers can participate
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 14 travellers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Brenda Chenu wrote a review Yesterday
New South Wales, Australia9 contributions1 helpful vote
Cruising hop on hop off over the Saine river is a good way to discover most popular tourist sites in Paris. It is one of our best experiences for our Paris trip.
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Date of experience: September 2019
AMohsen wrote a review Mar 2020
Port Said, Egypt260 contributions141 helpful votes
Actually, I liked the idea to ride and have a rest while taking a tour in the Seine transferring between the most popular attractions, but I regretted because it was colder (in February), was expensive, not working drinks machine, and it was not a guided tour, boring, and nobody
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Date of experience: February 2020
momeight wrote a review Mar 2020
California14 contributions3 helpful votes
We booked ahead through Tripadvisor a two-day pass. We weren't able to use it the first day and on the second day we took the boat to the next stop (not very far). The man at the ticket booth told us that we could use the pass the next day as long as we didn't exceed the 24 hour
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Date of experience: February 2020
Wendyextra wrote a review Mar 2020
Sydney, Australia59 contributions8 helpful votes
What a great was to see Paris. It was easy to hop on and off and we avoided the traffic during the train drivers strike
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Date of experience: December 2019
Adam wrote a review Mar 2020
2 contributions
Didn’t get to use our 2 day pass on the cruise as the water levels were to high for anyone to board the cruise ship. It was down to the heavy rain fall and floods that has hit Paris in recent times. But we did get to go on a 1 hour cruise on day 1 which was ok.
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Susan H
Lazy way to sight see
Easy way to view some of the sights of Paris without the traffic. Glass roof so everyone gets a good view. Not the
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Batobus Tour Eiffel
After visiting Eiffel Tower, we took the River Seine late afternoon cruise with Batobus. There was a long queue to
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Jessica A
Great way to get around
Excellent hop-on, hop-off service that visits all the big tourist attractions. We bought a 24-hour ticket so used i
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Great way to get around to the highlights in a day.
Used this as our main mode of transportation to get around to see most of the main attractions in the city. It was
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Didn’t get on due to high river levels
Bit disappointed as the Seine hop on hop off service wasn’t working due to high river levels. Not their fault I kno
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Joji V
No information updates given on the email or at stops. We waited at St Germain des pres for almost 45 mins and the
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Great mode of transport during the strikes
This was our second trip to Paris, the first being January 2018, we were unable to enjoy the river Seine at this ti
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Nice for unusual sightseeing, but NOT worth the price
It's an interesting route, a way to see the city, a different approach to move around (without being in the dark tu
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Watch the city pass by you
Definitely worth the money. Great way to get around the sights and watch the beautiful city pass you buy. Would hav
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Great value.
Great value. Friendly staff. They have 9 stops along the Seine. You can jump on jump off at any of them wherever yo
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Great tour, perfect way to see multiple attractions without rushing. We had a great time, especially at the Eiffel
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Peaceful river
A must to take the Batobus, that will bring you to 9 different stops along the Siene River. You can get a 24 or 48
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This was a good value and we really enjoyed using it.
Great value. We found it easy to use and enjoyed getting on and off and using it during the day and to see the Eiff
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We did a combination with our bus tickets and were able to get a tour of the Seine as well. Wonderful way to get a
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Really good
We came to Paris for my daughters 8th birthday. I paid for the tickets online. Got the the tickets at one of the s
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