Paris Open-Top Bus Tour

Highlights

  • Discover the beauty of Paris with a 24hr or 48hr Hop-On Hop-Off bus tour.
  • Admire the city’s landmarks including the Eiffel Tower, Arc de Triomphe, Notre Dame, and more.
  • Cruise down the River Seine with select tickets.
  • Audio guides available in 8 different languages.
  • Explore the city at your own pace with 10 bus stops near main sights and attractions.

Overview

Admire the romantic city of Paris and visit its world-famous landmarks at ease with our hop-on hop-off Paris bus tour! Showing you the highlights of the city, you’ll have plenty of photo opportunities as you explore the picturesque city. Whether you’re short for time or in the city for a while, we’ve got a range of tickets to suit your needs.

Discover ticket

Hop aboard the open-top Paris sightseeing bus for panoramic views of the charming city. See its iconic landmarks within 24 hours as we take you to the main spots of the capital. Hop off at any of our conveniently located bus stops including the Eiffel Tower, Louvre, and the Grand Palais. Hear interesting facts about each place as you drive by using the audio guides. With lots to see, this ticket will show you around the city in one day at ease!

Essential ticket

Marvel at the true beauty of Paris with the essential ticket as you see the city from different perspectives. This hop-on hop-off bus ticket is valid for 24 hours, allowing you to roam the city and see its main sights and landmarks in just a day! You’ll also get to go on a one-hour river cruise down the beautiful Seine River where you’ll see the city’s stunning monuments and bridges. Providing you with a unique perspective of the city, you’ll be sure to have a memorable day in Paris!

Explore ticket

Choose the explore ticket to make the most of your Paris experience. Your bus ticket will be valid for 48 hours, giving you plenty of time to explore each landmark! Take your time as you walk through the magnificent Louvre Museum, take photos at the Eiffel Tower, and be sure to visit Musée d’Orsay! Don’t forget to cruise down the Seine River for breathtaking sights of the city as you see the Eiffel Tower and other famous locations from a different point of view.

Night tour

Experience the magic of Paris at night and become mesmerised by the city’s illuminated landmarks. What better way to end the day in the city of lights? Just sit back, relax, and enjoy the evening as you gain a new perspective of Paris’ landmarks. Get your camera at the ready as you drive by the Eiffel Tower that lights up the whole city. if you’re lucky, you may catch the 5-minute sparkle that takes place every hour! Book your tickets today for an experience of a lifetime!

Click here to see route map and timetable.

Inclusions

  • Hop-on hop-off bus tour in Paris
  • Audio guide available in 8 languages
  • 1-hour river cruise (with the essential and explore tickets only)

Exclusions

  • Entry to attractions (unless stated otherwise)
  • Hotel pickup and drop off

Additional information

Bus operates daily between 9:45am – 5:30pm.
Bus frequency: every 7-15 minutes.

Big Bus information center: 11 avenue de l’Opéra 75001 Paris (opens daily from 9:30am to 5:30pm).
Night tour: 8:15pm departure from Stop 5: 156 Avenue des Champs-Elysées, facing the Arc de Triomphe.

No night tour on 31st December and 14th July.
Please redeem your bus vouchers at the Big Bus information center: 11 avenue de l’Opéra 75001 Paris (opens daily from 9:30am to 5:30pm) or with our customer service representatives at any of the Big Bus stops.
You can receive a full refund if you cancel up to 48 hours before the activity starts. However, if you cancel less than 48 hours before the activity or fail to show up, no refund will be provided.
Your river cruise ticket must be redeemed by submitting the printed ticket you will receive from a Big Bus staff member when redeeming your bus ticket. Bateaux Parisiens will issue a cruise ticket after receiving this.
The river cruise departs from Bateaux Parisiens, Port de la Bouronnais, 75007 Paris by the Eiffel Tower. The nearest Big Bus stop is #8.
Audio guide languages: English, French, German, Spanish, Italian, Brazilian Portuguese, Mandarin & Korean.
Download the Big Bus app to see the bus stops and real-time schedules.
1. Louvre-Pyramide / Big Bus Information Centre; 2. Louvre - Pont des Arts; 3. Notre Dame; 4. Musee d'Orsay; 5. Champs-Elysees; 6. Grand Palais; 7. Trocadero; 8. Tour Eiffel; 9. Champ de Mars; 10. Opera Garnier
From £37.00
From $47.00
From €43.00

Highlights

  • Discover the beauty of Paris with a 24hr or 48hr Hop-On Hop-Off bus tour.
  • Admire the city’s landmarks including the Eiffel Tower, Arc de Triomphe, Notre Dame, and more.
  • Cruise down the River Seine with select tickets.
  • Audio guides available in 8 different languages.
  • Explore the city at your own pace with 10 bus stops near main sights and attractions.