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Retro Tour Paris: Sidecar Tour

Highlights
  • Ride through Paris with a guide on a vintage motorcycle sidecar
  • Choose from multiple tour options, with customizable themes
  • Select tours include hotel pickup or Champagne at the Eiffel Tower
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Retro Tour Paris: Sidecar Tour
From US$103.08
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Great Escape Tour 1h30 minMost Popular
The ideal way to enjoy the charm of the capital. Take your time, let yourself be taken. Be driven through the lesser-known parts of the city with anecdotes and histories to give colour to the scene.
US$195.73
Retro by Night Tour 1h30 min.
A romantic journey, personalized tour of Paris by night across all the best spots, including Taylor cut journey depending on customer requests, Champagne included.
US$242.06
Retro Classic Tour 40 min
An essence of the best of Paris. Your gentleman rider will take you on a beguiling voyage among the unmissable parts of the city. Champs Elysees>Arc de Triomphe>Tour Eiffel>Champs de Mars>Invalides.
US$103.08
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Overview

To see more of the French capital—and discover lesser-known gems—book this one-of-a-kind Paris tour in a vintage motorcycle sidecar. Your unusual vantage point showcases the City of Lights’ world-famous attractions, from the iconic Eiffel Tower to the elegant Champs Elysées. Let your guide do the driving while you settle back to enjoy a fast-paced sightseeing adventure.

What to Expect

Depending on the tour chosen, either meet your driver at Place de la Concorde, famous for its ancient Egyptian obelisk, or enjoy front-door pickup at your hotel. With several tours available, choose the itinerary that matches your interests.

Get ready to journey back in time as you cruise past iconic, historic monuments in a vintage motorcycle sidecar. Your guide shares the secret—and sometimes saucy—stories behind the capital as you ride.

The shorter Retro-Classic tour is a great introduction for first-time visitors, while those who want a longer tour can choose the Great Escape tour or evening Retro by Night tour. Or, opt for the half-day tailor-made option and have your tour customized around the topic of your choice, from shopping to gastronomy. You can even opt for a full-day tour to Giverny or Versailles for the ultimate sidecar experience.

Your tour ends at the original departure point.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Best way to explore Paris

Forget the hop-on-hop-off buses and any other mode of transportation or tours ... this is THE TOUR to take if you are serious about exploring Paris and gettign to know the hidden gems of the city. We were fortunate to have Remy as our tour...More

1  Thank Michel A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Amazing! A unique view of Paris

What an amazing experience. You see Paris from the sidecar of a vintage style motorcycle. My guide, Remy, took me on a fantastic trip around the sites, including tackling the Arc d’Triomphe (12 roads coming together, no lines, no rules)! The trip down the Champs...More

Thank Fin1411
Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Best Thing We Did In Paris!!

Did this on a local friend's suggestion, and it turned out to be the sleeper event of our trip! Who knew a guided tour could be that much fun! Julian was our guide and he was BRILLIANT - adorable, funny, knowledgeable. Felt like you were...More

Thank anniemo67
Reviewed 11 July 2018
Great family excursion

The guides were awesome for our family of five (13, 16, 18 and adults). A great and exciting way to see the city and cover a lot of ground.

1  Thank Tim N
Reviewed 7 July 2018
Retro Bike Tour with small kids-Absolute highlight of Paris!!

I originally booked the 40 minute tour for my family with 8 and 5 year old. I wasn't sure how the kids would do on the busy streets but they ABSOLUTELY loved it! We had Remy and Romain and they were able to show us...More

1  Thank Ketchup79
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Kat S
6 July 2018|
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Response from RobOlson | Reviewed this property |
Your husband will ride behind the driver as their insurance does not allow non employees to drive the motorcycle.
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last3yearsusmc
28 June 2018|
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Response from RobOlson | Reviewed this property |
You can sit behind the driver but i think there is NOT suffiecent for both boys to sit in the side car. use two motocycles - love will love it!!!!
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1RDWarrior2
29 April 2018|
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Response from RobOlson | Reviewed this property |
You call and arrange time convenient for you. I suggest you call a few days in advance via email. Very much a must do event in Paris. A historical review of the streets you ride on. Hold on. I would go in a minute again!!
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