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At the departure time chosen at checkout, make your way to the Bateaux Parisiens docking point to board your sightseeing river cruise.

As you glide down the Seine, the banks of which have been collectively designated a UNESCO World Heritage Site, you’ll see Paris icons including the Eiffel Tower, the Louvre and its glass pyramid, Notre Dame Cathedral, and Musée d’Orsay. Enjoy the views and the romance as you glide beneath historic bridges, including the beautiful Pont Neuf.

Throughout the cruise, audio commentary in multiple languages provides information crucial to understanding the culture and history of Paris.

The sightseeing cruise ends at your original departure point.
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Take a break from walking around Paris on a leisurely Bateaux Parisiens sightseeing cruise along the Seine, a great way to see the City of Lights from a different perspective. Absorb unobstructed views of top landmarks from the water without having to navigate large crowds. Departures every 30 minutes make this cruise easy to slip into even the busiest sightseeing schedules, and audio commentary brings the history of Paris to life.
  • See Paris at a leisurely pace on a Seine River sightseeing cruise
  • Enjoy unobstructed, unique views of more Paris landmarks in less time
  • Delve deeper into the history of the City of Lights with audio commentary
  • Convenient scheduling—choose from multiple departure times throughout the day
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Reviewed 2 days ago
This cruise should be on your must see for Paris.

We purchased tickets the prior day to cruising to ensure a spot. We arrived at 8:10 however, the line was pretty deep, we made the 8:30. The line moves very quickly in a very organized manner. Our hotel concierge had suggested the cruise only, so...More

Thank Denise C
Reviewed 3 days ago
Fantastic night-time boat tour

We took the 9:30 pm 1-hour boat tour that departed from Notre Dame. We arrived maybe 15 minutes early and waited in a modest line. We had great seats on the top of the boat. This boat is smaller than some of the other tour...More

Thank lisageorge157
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile
Decent cruise but terrible audio guide

We went on this cruise as it departed from the Eiffel Tower and was convenient for us. After a 20 minute queue on a Tuesday afternoon we bought some tickets and managed got on the boat departing in 5 minutes. It left on time and...More

3  Thank Rakesh D
Reviewed 1 week ago
Not worth the money!

First seated on the top deck we didn't get reliable Wifi for the audio guide so we moved downstairs where they have old-style audio phones. There we got the text accompanying the sights, but the information provided wasn't anything particular - as if just copied...More

Thank Annika H
Reviewed 1 week ago
Lovely way to see Paris and the River Seine

I booked tickets online for our family of four to do a 1 hour boat cruise of the River Seine with Bateaux Parisiens. As we were staying in the 5th arr., of Paris I booked our starting point for the boat cruise for the Notre...More

Thank LarsieB
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10 July 2018|
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Response from Kimo B | Reviewed this property |
No, this is just an hour cruise boat. It does not stop anywhere except that it depart and embark at the same stop only.
22 June 2018|
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Response from Trevor W | Reviewed this property |
The boat departs and returns to the docking point at the Eiffel Tower
22 May 2018|
Response from Krokka79 | Reviewed this property |
I think you can go directly to the boarding point but I'm not sure. You can ask your hotel, they will check and answer you. Have a good trip! M.
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