Vedettes de Paris & Tootbus

Explore the wonders of Paris on a cruise and panoramic bus! Benefit from a 10% discount when you buy online!
In brief
1 hour cruise trip
From €58
From €32 (4-11 years)
Free (0-3 years old)
Tour guide
Audioguide available
French - English
24h - 48h - 72h
Guided Cruise
Partnership with Tootbus
Valid until 12-04-2025

Vedettes de Paris and Tootbus invite you to explore the wonders of Paris on board a guided cruise and in a 4 meter high panoramic bus !!

Enjoy the most famous monuments of Paris on the Seine and by road! Vedettes de Paris and Tootbus offer you the opportunity to explore the city of Paris on a cruise and then by panoramic bus, 100% powered by low-emission energy! This exceptional offer allows you to discover the French capital’s greatest monuments from up close and from afar. Enjoy our one-hour guided cruise on the Seine to admire the most famous monuments and bridges of Paris in an ideal and unique setting. Our tour guides will accompany you for the duration of the cruise, so you can sit back and enjoy this unforgettable experience!

In addition to the boating experience, you can then hop aboard a modern Tootbus bus and hop off at the nearest stop to visit the city’s main attractions and monuments. Tootbus tickets are valid for between 24 and 72 hours, depending on the package selected. Don’t miss this chance to learn all about the history of one of the world’s most beautiful cities!

Cruise map

Discover the most famous monuments in the French capital on a boat cruise on the Seine with Vedettes de Paris.
This route is subject to change in the event of flooding on the Seine.

Experience an unforgettable moment!

Vedettes de Paris is now offering a new cruise experience: A fresh look at the Seine!
The quays of the Seine at the foot of the Eiffel Tower!
Vedettes de Paris is upgrading its quayside location with an open-air café and regular activities for all ages!
Our expert guides will welcome you aboard!
Enjoy a unique experience with our expert guides and our multi-language audioguide app!
Discover the city’s most famous monuments!
From the Eiffel Tower to Notre-Dame and the Musée d'Orsay, enjoy the best views of Paris's monuments!

Discover Paris with Tootbus!

Enjoy an open-air experience and a unique perspective from a 4-metre high viewpoint!
Hop-on hop-off Paris
Explore Paris at your own pace and hop-off at the stop closest to the places you wish to visit! A Tootbus ticket is valid for between 24 and 72 hours!
100% Planet Friendly Tootbus buses
Tootbus buses are modern, comfortable and run on 100% clean energy!
100% Family Friendly Tootbus buses
Tootbus is the only panoramic bus company to offer audio commentaries for children in French or English!

Timetable

Friday 12 April
10h30 11h00 11h30 12h00 12h30 13h00 13h30 14h00 14h30 15h00 16h00
16h30 17h30 18h00

These times do not apply on 14 July.
Please present yourself at the boarding gate 20 minutes before departure.

Onboard food services

We offer a selection of light meals prepared with carefully selected products to ensure the perfect gourmet break!
Payment by credit card only
A glass of champagne*
+12€
Our exclusive partner, Maison Duval Leroy, offers you the chance to enjoy its brut Champagne, the ideal accompaniment to your cruise!
Gourmet coffee and snack
+6€
During your cruise, enjoy a crêpe or chocolate chip cookie with a hot or cold drink!
Parisian picnic**
+7.50€
Enjoy a seasonal sandwich made with 100% French produce, accompanied by a chocolate chip cookie and a drink!
*Alcohol abuse is harmful to health, please consume in moderation
**To be collected from the Café des Vedettes (the quayside terrace café at the Vedettes de Paris) before or after the cruise.

What our customers say

A lovely guided tour of Paris's monuments on the Seine. Clean boat, warm welcome. My advice?
Michael Bougit
30/01/2023
A great way to discover Paris in a unique way. A warm and friendly welcome, a comfortable boat with the option of on-board food and refreshments, and roof-top seats offering great views of the city's waterfront. A very enjoyable guided tour along the river.
Isabelle Roubaud-Devos
24/01/2023
A great experience . Very friendly and welcoming staff. The guide provided excellent explanations in French and English. There's so much to see and learn! I went for my birthday. I was treated to a guided cruise with a crêpe and a drink (courtesy of Vedettes de Paris).
Mathusha Christian
03/08/2022
It's always a great experience. Don't miss this chance to visit Paris and its iconic monuments aboard the Vedettes de Paris cruise boats. A really enjoyable presentation with fun explanations for children. A great experience.
Raz Molly
30/01/2023
I had a great time. Paris, from this viewpoint, is just magnificent. A big thank you to our guide Marjolène, who gave excellent explanations in French and English. We learnt so much!
Evy B.
30/01/2023
A special birthday cruise treat (with the option of an included snack: delicious crêpes prepared on board)! Great commentary and the blue sky was just perfect :)
Coralie Valleray
09/10/2022
Easy online booking, responsive staff, easy and punctual boarding. A one-hour trip with no surprises, but a great experience!
Léna B
30/01/2023
Cruising on the Seine is always a special experience, and a great way to discover our capital from a new perspective. The welcome from the tour guides was simply perfect. Thank you
Belets SG
16/01/2023
A superb experience! Very reasonable prices, top-notch guide, relatively few people on the boat! We took the picnic option, and were pleasantly surprised by how much we got for the price! I highly recommend it!
Matthieu DANOIS
18/01/2023

Sit back and enjoy the ride

Plan your trip to Paris and enjoy a relaxing, stress-free visit!
Ticket valid for 1 year
Vedettes de Paris tickets are valid for 1 year, so come along whenever you like!
Online booking
Avoid queues at the ticket office by booking your tickets online, and present yourself directly at the boarding gate with your e-tickets.

Your Paris travel guide

Discover one of the world's most beautiful cities with Vedettes de Paris!
Monuments along the Seine
The banks of the Seine are lined with many historic monuments and museums for you to admire from the river!
Types of boats on the Seine
The Seine is home to many boats with designs and histories as varied as they are fascinating. Among them, our vedettes cruise boats!
Visiting Paris by night
Paris by night offers a very different experience. The night lights illuminate the Eiffel Tower and the countless restaurants and bars offer a friendly and welcoming setting.

FAQ

Questions and answers about the Guided Cruise in Paris
During the summer season, the first departure is at 10:30 a.m. and the last at 7 p.m. (the following departures are Aperitif Cruises). Departures are usually every 30 minutes.
The price of this cruise is €20 full price (from age 12). 9€ for children aged 4 to 11 inclusive. Babies up to 3 years old are free. Sweet and savory options on board represent additional purchases.
The average cruise lasts about an hour. The ideal time to discover the City of Light and its monuments.
A unique location at the foot of the Eiffel Tower
Port de Suffren - 75007 Paris
+33 (0)1 44 18 19 50
Pedestrian access via Pont d’Iéna, left bank , or via Pont de Bir-Hakeim- Disabled access
Metro Line 9: Trocadero Station Metro Line 6: Bir-Hakeim stop
RER Line C: Champs de Mars
Bus lines 42, 69, 82, 86 : Champ de Mars Bus lines 22, 30, 32, 63 : Trocadero