Take in Paris' beauty, charm, and romance in this hop off and hop on tour. See all the sights that are famous around the world from a bird's-eye-view on a double decker bus. Get a free walking tour!
The romance, the elegance, the beauty - Paris is a dream that you'll be living during your stay. See the cobbled streets of the Left Bank, the Napoleonic splendor of the Ecole Militaire and of course the structure that they thought wouldn't last more than a few years - the Eiffel Tower! Take time out to explore the Paris you've been looking for on this hop on hop off tour: historical, romantic, fashionable, fun, and shopper friendly. Paris itself is a spectacle worth seeing along with Montmartre.
Stop 1 - Tour Eiffel
Stop 2 - Champ de Mars
Stop 3 - Opera Garnier
Stop 4 - Louvre-Pyramide
Stop 5 - Louvre-Pont des Arts
Stop 6 - Notre-Dame
Stop 7 - Musee de d'Orsay
Stop 8 - Champs-Elysees
Stop 9 - Grand Palais
Stop 10 - Trocadero
Frequency: Departs every 5 to 10 minutes from 09:30 to 20:00 from April to September and every 15 to 20 minutes from 10:00 to 19:00 from October to March
Loop Duration: 145 minutes from April to September and 140 minutes from October to March
Stop 1 - Pigalle
Stop 2 - Sacré-Coeur
Stop 3 - Gare du Nord
Stop 4 - Musée Grévin
Frequency: Departs every 20 to 25 minutes from 09:30 to 17:30 from April to September and every 15 to 20 minutes from 10:00 to 17:00 from October to March
Loop Duration: 75 minutes from April to September and 70 minutes from October to March
Schedule: Daily, 11:30
Starting point: Stop 6 - In front of the Saint-Michel Fountain
To redeem, guests must advise that they are taking the free walking tour upon exchanging their tour voucher and must be at Stop 6 before the scheduled time to take the tour.
Pre-recorded French, English, Spanish, German, Italian, Japanese, Russian, Chinese (Mandarin).
All ticket validities are for consecutive hours/days from first use.
A 1-day ticket is valid only for the day of redemption.
The same principle applies for a 2-day/48-hour (or more) ticket.
Paris Hop On Hop Off Bus Tour Ticket with 2 different routes
Engaging audio commentary available in 11 languages and headphones
All our card payments are protected by thawte to give you peace of mind.
Location and direction
Simply jump on the bus on any of the Big Bus Paris bus stops and present your voucher to the driver or present staff. Staff will exchange your voucher for the bus ticket and give you headphones to enjoy the recorded audio commentary onboard. Simple and easy!
Classic (Red) Route takes 2 hours 20 minutes (frequency 5-20 minutes) to complete full circuit. Jump on and off at stops near the Tour Eiffel, Champ de Mars, Opéra Garnier, Big Bus Information Centre, Louvre Pont des Arts, Notre Dame, Musée d’Orsay, Champs Elysées, Grand Palais and Trocadéro.
Montmartre (Blue) Route takes 1 hours 10 minutes (frequency 15-20 minutes) to complete full circuit. Jump on and off at stops near the Pigalle District, Moulin Rouge, Montmartre, Sacré-Coeur Basilica, Musée Grévin, Gare du Nord and Gare de l’Est.
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Classic (Red) Route:
First tour from Stop #1 - 09:38
Last tour from Stop #1 - 16:54
Montmartre (Blue) Route:
First tour from Stop #4 - 10:00
Last tour from Stop #4 - 17:30
Price & Options
You will be asked to provide an identity document (ID Card, Passport or driving license) when exchanging your voucher for the tickets.
Pre-recorded commentary is available in 11 languages on all tours. (Languages included: English, French, German, Spanish, Italian, Russian, Japanese, Brazilian Portuguese, Arabic, Korean or Mandarin Chinese)
Frequently Asked Questions
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