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Bateaux Parisiens Seine River Sightseeing Cruise

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What you can expect during this experience
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Contactless payment for gratuities and add-ons
  • Face masks required for travellers in public areas
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
  • Hand sanitizer available to travellers and staff
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Updated 07/07/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Updated 07/07/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Overview
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.
Itinerary
  • You'll start at
    Bateaux Parisiens
    Port de la Bourdonnais, 75007 Paris, France
    Departure Point: Near the Eiffel Tower, central Paris Address: Bateaux Parisiens, Port de la Bourdonnais, 75007 Paris Directions: At the foot of the Eiffel Tower, Pontoon no. 3 Dates: Daily Return point: Returns to original departure point
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  • Pass by
    Musee d'Orsay
  • 1
    Eiffel Tower
    Stop: 10 minutes - Admission excluded
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    Pass by
    Cathedrale Notre-Dame de Paris
    Louvre Museum
  • 2
    Seine River
    Stop: 60 minutes - Admission included
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    Pass by
    Pont-Neuf
  • 3
    Bateaux Parisiens
    Stop: 60 minutes - Admission included
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  • You'll end at
    Bateaux Parisiens
    Port de la Bourdonnais, 75007 Paris, France
    Departure Point: Near the Eiffel Tower, central Paris Address: Bateaux Parisiens, Port de la Bourdonnais, 75007 Paris Directions: At the foot of the Eiffel Tower, Pontoon no. 3 Dates: Daily Return point: Returns to original departure point
    See address & details
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Highlights
  • 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
What to Expect
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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Important Information
Departure Point
Bateaux Parisiens, Port de la Bourdonnais, 75007 Paris, France
Duration
1h
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Seine River cruise
  • Audio commentary
  • Entry/Admission - Seine River
  • Entry/Admission - Bateaux Parisiens
Exclusions
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Entry/Admission - Eiffel Tower
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • You will book your cruise on a specific date, but there is no need to book a particular time slot; you can choose what time you want to go on the day of your cruise – simply show your voucher at the quay when you arrive.
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
  • Most travellers can participate
  • From 01st April to 30 September = High season: Choose any departure time from 10am to 10:30pm (except 1pm and 7:30pm - no departures) Frequency: approx. every 30 minutes
  • From October to March = Low season: Choose any departure time from 10:30am to 10pm (except 1pm and 7:30pm - no departures) Frequency: approx. every hour
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 400 travellers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Monique wrote a review Aug 2020
Wiesbaden, Germany9 contributions
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OK, going to start with the “bad” first then end with the good. I booked a 10am tour Cruise (a month in advance via TripAdvisor) - and my family and I arrived at 9:30a to the designated dock on our designated day. The docks were empty and there were only about 4 other people
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Date of experience: August 2020
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Response from LesBateauxParisiens, Owner at Bateaux Parisiens Seine River Sightseeing Cruise
Responded 12 Aug 2020
Hello, We apologize for this negative experience. If you wish, you can contact our customer service at +33 (0)1 76 64 14 45 or reservation@bateauxparisiens.com, who will take your comments into account and get back to you as soon as possible. Have a nice day, The Bateaux Parisiens Team
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KandiMemphian wrote a review Mar 2020
MEMPHIS, TN3 contributions3 helpful votes
According to their website, they are closed due to the government requirement. I had a reservation booked for 13 people and paid $996 US for a deposit and was informed that I could not receive a refund but inky a credit to use by August 2030. What can I do with a credit for 1k
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Date of experience: March 2020
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Response from LesBateauxParisiens, Owner at Bateaux Parisiens Seine River Sightseeing Cruise
Responded 31 Mar 2020
Hello, We apologize for this experience, which in no way reflects the service we wish to offer our customers. We invite you, if you wish, to give more details to our customer service. We will be sure to get back to you shortly. Have a nice day, The Bateaux Parisiens Team
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Justinek wrote a review Mar 2020
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So I took this cruise today for my Birthday and was very disappointed... They have only a pre recorded tour that plays from the inside of the Boat making it difficult to take nice Pictures, while listening to the tour... furthermore, the did Not do all the stops that are listed,
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Date of experience: March 2020
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Response from LesBateauxParisiens, Owner at Bateaux Parisiens Seine River Sightseeing Cruise
Responded 16 Jul 2020
Hello, We apologize for this experience, which in no way reflects the service we wish to offer our customers. In order to improve the quality of our cruises, we invite you, if you wish, to give more details to our customer service, which can be reached by phone at +33 (0)1 76 64 14 45 or at reservation@bateauxparisiens.com. We will be sure to get back to you shortly. Have a nice day, The Bateaux Parisiens Team
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S Woods wrote a review Mar 2020
Sydney, Australia40 contributions4 helpful votes
The cruise itself was alright, nothing too amazing. There are a few things that disappointed us when we arrived. Firstly, the information is that the cruise leaves on the hour every hour and that there is no cruise at 1pm. This is incorrect, they leave at 10 to the hour and
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Response from LesBateauxParisiens, Owner at Bateaux Parisiens Seine River Sightseeing Cruise
Responded 16 Jul 2020
Hello, In order to be able to solve your problem, we invite you, if you wish, to contact our customer service department which can be reached by telephone at +33 (0)1 76 64 14 45 or at reservation@bateauxparisiens.com. We will get back to you as soon as possible. Yours sincerely The Bateaux Parisiens Team
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Chris S wrote a review Feb 2020
Romford, United Kingdom127 contributions23 helpful votes
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This is the second time we had been in the cruise. The top deck was closed- understandably- due to high waters. Many of the headsets did not work on the boat. The boat was busy and people were standing outside so you could not see sitting inside. When we also went outside, the
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ctsanilsson
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The Highlight of the trip.
Pricy but a fantastic experience. Great great food and excellent wine. In the menu it was said that two bottles of
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HihglandStevie
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Poor Customer Relations
I am similar to a reviewer below who is still awaiting a refund for our cancelled trip due to Covid. These things h
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MicheleBell12345
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Bad service
Very arrogant and angry lady in the phone. So we didn’t even want to try this boat trip!!! She didn’t want to mak
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vpL4003NU
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Amazing experience
Privilege experience (window seat) was worth it as clear view of all monuments. 20.30 till 23.00 English menu provi
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TheMrsWarkex
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Disappointing
Really disappointed with this trip. We had a problem with our transport to the location so called to say we were go
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mikecD3697UF
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Appalling service
Sadly due to Covid, this is a review of service rather than experience. As i write this I am still awaiting a resp
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AROONEY123
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Well worth it!
We did the evening dinner cruise and it was superb Fantastic views, service was attentive and the food was beautifu
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Duwane T
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Used the night I proposed to my fiance
The price may seem steep but is great value for money, great service very helpful, isn't the most romantic setting
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Faruk1904
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Magnifique
Everything was really nice, great experience! You don’t even notice the time passing by. Great and amazing staff, v
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srachid84
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Great Experience
Experiencing New Years on the Bateaux Parisiens was spectacular. The food, presentation and service were amazing. Y
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isatravelblog
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Good experience
The view and seeing the city this way was 5 stars. I really enjoyed the experience overall. It was beautiful to loo
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918benr
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Great evening
The seating was excellent. The food was very tasty, and nicely presented. Service was also top notch.
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VeronicaLucci
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Food, Music, & Sunset on the Seine
A friend told me “It doesn’t matter which sunset boat tour you take, just be sure to take one!” And I am so glad we
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Alex F
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Amazing food and wine!
We had such a lovely lunch on this cruise. The food was incredible and we were always topped up with wine. I came w
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Nelson G
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One of my best nights in Paris
Last year we had a reservation for a river dinner cruise by the Bateaux Parisien. We arrive there and were quickly
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