Hop-on hop-off tour

Paris: Hop-On Hop-Off Bus Tour with Optional Cruise

Activity provider: Big Bus Paris
Hop-on hop-off tour

Paris: Hop-On Hop-Off Bus Tour with Optional Cruise

Activity provider: Big Bus Paris

From US$ 40.74 per person


Explore Paris at your own pace with a 24- or 48-hour ticket. Marvel at iconic sights like the Eiffel Tower, Louvre, and more. Add a cruise along the Seine River to see the city by boat.

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Duration 1 - 2 days
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Audio guide included
Spanish, English, French, German, Italian, Russian, Chinese, Arabic, Japanese, Portuguese, Korean


  • Explore Paris at your own pace with stops covering the iconic Parisian landmarks
  • Marvel at the stunning architecture of the city of light from an open top bus
  • Hear about Paris' history and culture via engaging audio commentary in 11 languages
  • Enjoy epic views of the iconic Eiffel Tower, Notre Dame, Musée du Louvre and Musée D'Orsay from the vantage point of an open top double decker bus
Full description

Enjoy fantastic views and experience the charming atmosphere of Paris aboard an open-top double-decker sightseeing bus. Choose from a 24 or 48-hour hop-on hop-off ticket or upgrade to the 48-hour deluxe option, which includes a ticket for a Seine River cruise.

Drive-by iconic attractions like Notre Dame, and the Sacre Coeur. Take in the sights at the lavish Champs-Elysées, the historical Grand Palais, Opera Garnier, and Louvre Museum.

Discover Paris on a narrated tour with daily departures. You may join the tour from any of the stops on the route:

Tour Eiffel

Champ de Mars

Opéra Garnier

Louvre-Pyramide / Big Bus Information Centre

Louvre-Pont des Arts

Notre Dame

Musée d'Orsay


Grand Palais


  • Big Bus 24 or 48-hour Hop-on Hop-off ticket (depending on option selected)
  • Seine River boat cruise (if option selected)
  • Unique audio commentary in 11 languages
  • Free Big Bus App with live bus tracking
  • Onboard Wi-Fi
  • Free map of Paris
  • Headsets (use of your own headsets is available)
  • Poncho (in case of rain)
  • Attraction tickets
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off

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Meeting point

Please redeem the voucher with any Big Bus representatives prior to boarding at any stop. The recommended bus stop is stop 1 - Tour Eiffel (Quai Branly, facing Pont d’Iéna). The last hop-on hop-off tour concludes at stop 4 - the Louvre at 17:45.

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Important information

Know before you go

  • You can begin your Hop-on Hop-off tour from any of the stops along the route
  • Small dogs are allowed but need to remain on the bottom level of the bus
  • All buses have a ramp for wheelchair access
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.3 /5

based on 3903 reviews

Review summary

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This bus has not disappointed me where ever I have used it. Most recently I was in Paris with my 13 year old grand daughter and had no issues getting around. I use it not only as a sightseeing tool but also as easy transport to get from A to B. It’s always good value.

March 27, 2023

Most were excellent. Except for the fact that there are no explanations in Hebrew on the bus, something that greatly affects the enjoyment... and the fact that there are stations where the bus wastes too much time waiting, something that is not necessary because there are many buses...

March 27, 2023

The hop-on hop-off bus is an excellent option in a big city like Paris. Everything was good. The only cons was that in the tour description it says that the bus stops at Montmartre. When we asked about it to the driver, he said they never go to Montmartre.

March 27, 2023

Product ID: 4059