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  1. France
  2. Ile-de-France
  3. Paris
  4. Seine River

Paris: 1-Hour Sightseeing Cruise and Bistro Lunch

Product ID: 51067
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See the sights of Paris from the River Seine on a 1-hour cruise from the Eiffel Tower. Then, enjoy a quick bistro lunch on the quay at Bistro Parisien. Marvel at the monuments of Paris from its historic waterway, including the Notre Dame de Paris.
About this activity
Duration 2.5 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Host or greeter
English, French
Audio guide/headphones
Spanish, Chinese, Dutch, English, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Polish, Portuguese, Russian
Wheelchair accessible
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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  • Cruise down the River Seine in an entirely glassed-in boat
  • Enjoy a bistro lunch with views of the Eiffel Tower
  • Learn the history of Paris via an informative on board commentary
  • See iconic monuments, such as the Notre Dame, Eiffel Tower and Louvre
Full description
Climb aboard a pleasure boat for a 1-hour cruise down the River Seine, before or after lunch at the Bistro Parisien on the quay near the Eiffel Tower.

Take your seats in an entirely glassed-over boat, and enjoy panoramic views of the finest parts of Paris. Relax to the background music you learn the history of Paris, from its medieval origins on the Ile de la Cité, to the secrets of some of its mansions.

Glide past the golden dome of Les Invalides, see the elegant Musée d’Orsay, admire the palatial home of the Louvre Museum,pass the historic exhibition hall of the Grand Palais, and much more.

The self service lunch is served from 11:00 to 15:00, meaning you are free to take it before or after your cruise. Enjoy views of the Eiffel Tower from the Bistro Parisien.

The chef uses seasonal products to prepare tasty and authentic cuisine for your enjoyment.

Selection of dishes (as an example):

Gourmet starters :
Cream of butternut squash soup, fourme d’Ambert blue cheese, crunchy pears and hazelnut oil
Duck terrine, chestnuts and red onions
Leek cannelloni, poached egg, mimosa vinaigrette and crispy bacon

Seasonal dishes :
Lightly-seared salmon steak, pan-fried autumn vegetables and a watercress emulsion
Chicken supreme with meat jus, gnocchi and oyster mushrooms
Gorgonzola rigatoni served with coppa and kale

Sweet treats :
Caramel and dried fruit tartlet
Passion fruit cream and a biscuit crisp
Uncooked and cooked pear, gingerbread ice cream and speculoos crumble

Set menu options for smaller shipmates :
Chicken supreme and fries
Ham and parmesan rigatoni

Pot of ice cream
daily special dessert

Flavored water (25 cl)
  • 1-hour sightseeing cruise on the River Seine, before or after lunch
  • 3-course lunch
  • A soft drink, a beer (25 cl) or a glass of wine
What’s Not Included
  • Extra drinks
  • Coffee
  • Souvenir photo taken by the photographer during boarding

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

Meet your guide at Pontoon No. 3, Port de la Bourdonnais (at the foot of the Eiffel Tower)

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