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      €18.00
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    What you'll do

    Enjoy unique views over Paris on a Seine River Cruise and pass under top attractions from the Orsay Museum, Eiffel Tower and Notre Dame Cathedral

    Take a Bateaux Parisiens River Cruise with The Paris Pass®

    • Enjoy a one hour cruise down the city's famous river, the Seine
    • Learn about the city’s secrets and fascinating history
    • Stay entertained with an audio guide in 13 languages

    Get a unique perspective on Paris and take a majestic trip along the Seine River on the Bateaux Parisiens to discover the City of Lights from the water. Glide past the Notre Dame Cathedral and under the famous Pont Neuf, to name a few, starting your trip at the Eiffel Tower, or Notre Dame itself.

    Experience Bateaux Parisiens

    There's a delightful charm to Bateaux Parisiens, a captivating Seine river cruise in Paris. Sail past iconic landmarks, tracing the heart of the City of Love. Witness the city from a new perspective!

    The Magic of a Paris River Cruise

    With the Paris river cruise, you are guaranteed a memorable journey. The River Seine tells stories of Paris, unveiling its secrets with each wave. Choose the River cruise Paris and immerse yourself in this magical cityscape.

    Tours depart every hour from Eiffel Tower - click here to see a map.

     

    Highlights

    Keep your eyes peeled for some of the most iconic landmarks in Paris:

    • Notre Dame Cathedral
    • Eiffel Tower
    • Louvre Museum
    • Tuileries Gardens
    • Orsay Museum
    • Grand Palais

    Did you know

    • There are more than 30 bridges over the Seine in Paris
    • Atlantic salmon have returned to the river thanks to its improved pollution levels
    • The river measures 482 miles in total and flows from the Source-Seine, near Dijon, to the mouth of the English Channel
    • The ashes of Joan of Arc were scattered into the Seine at Rouen
    • The etymology of the word ‘Seine’ has its roots in the Latin Sequana, or Sicauna in Celtic, which is a combination of the words ‘sacred’ and ‘source’, or ‘river’
    • UNESCO World Heritage site added the banks of the River Seine to its list in 1991

     

    FAQs

    Q. Can I bring my own food and drinks onboard the Bateaux Parisiens River Cruise?
    A. While outside food and drinks are generally not allowed, the Bateaux Parisiens offers a variety of delicious dining options and a well-stocked bar onboard to enhance your cruising experience.

    Q. Are the Bateaux Parisiens River Cruises suitable for children?
    A. Absolutely! Bateaux Parisiens River Cruises are family-friendly and provide an enjoyable experience for both adults and children, offering special menus and entertainment options tailored to young guests.

    Q. Can I take photographs during the Bateaux Parisiens River Cruise?
    A. Certainly! Feel free to capture the stunning views of Paris and its iconic landmarks from the Bateaux Parisiens River Cruise and create lasting memories. Don't forget your camera!

    Q. Is the Bateaux Parisiens River Cruise wheelchair accessible?
    A. Yes, the Bateaux Parisiens River Cruise is wheelchair accessible, ensuring that everyone can fully enjoy the cruise. Please inform the staff in advance, and they will assist you in boarding and ensuring a comfortable experience.

    Q. Are the Bateaux Parisiens River Cruises narrated?
    A. Absolutely! During the cruise, you'll have access to multilingual audio guides that provide fascinating commentary about the landmarks and history of Paris, enriching your journey along the Seine River.

    Q. Can I buy souvenirs onboard the Bateaux Parisiens River Cruise?
    A. Yes, the Bateaux Parisiens offers a selection of souvenirs and gifts onboard, allowing you to take a piece of your memorable river cruise experience home with you.

    Know before you go

    Getting in: please show your  pass at the main ticket desk at Pier 3. 

    Bateaux Parisiens holds systematic bag checks and passengers will be required to open their coats and jackets for inspection upon entry. Large luggage of over 16 liters, excluding small backpacks, handbags and laptop cases, will not be accepted within the establishments, including in the cloakroom.

    For more information visit the Bateaux Parisiens website.

    Where you'll be

    Port de la Bourdonnais, Pier 3, Paris, FR

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    Operating hours

    Open daily

    Opening times may change. Please see the attraction website for the most up-to-date hours.

    Closings & holidays

    On July 14, 2023, the last departure will take place at 5PM. 

    For special closings, see the Bateaux Parisiens official website.

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    Free cancellation

    Plans can change, we get it. All non-activated passes are eligible for a refund within 90 days of your purchase date.

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