Paris Skip-the-Line Eiffel Tower with Lunch, Hop On Hop Off Bus Tour and River Cruise

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Duration : 1 Day


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Enjoy Paris at your own pace with a 1 or 2 day hop-on hop-off sightseeing bus pass. Hop off at the Eiffel Tower, skip the lines waiting to enter, and enjoy lunch from the first stage. Get the cruise through Paris along the Seine, taking in iconic monument


Discover Paris with a sense of freedom that group tours don’t provide. This 1 or 2 day pass for an open-top hop-on hop-off sightseeing bus will ensure that you get a bird's eye views of sights throughout this sensational city.

Hop off at strategic stops to visit the Louvre Museum, Eiffel Tower, and many other of the city’s iconic sites. The onboard audio guide, available in 8 languages, provides a narrative of the monuments and landmarks, from Napoleon’s Arc de Triomph at the end of the Champs-Elysées, to the magnificent Opera Garnier.

When you start to feel hungry, you can hop off at the Eiffel Tower, skip the long lines, and enjoy lunch prepared by famous chefs at this emblematic monument of Paris.

Your package also includes a 1-hour cruise on the Seine River, which you can take at any time during your stay. Admire the UNESCO-listed buildings lining the riverbanks, including the Eiffel Tower, Les Invalides, Notre-Dame de Paris, and the Conciergerie. Pass by charming houseboats and floating restaurants along the way.

Back on land, you can continue sightseeing by bus. A full loop takes around 2.5 hours without getting off, or you can hop off at any of these 10 stops:

• Tour Eiffel, Quai Branly (facing Pont d’Iéna)
• Champ de Mars, Avenue Joseph Bouvard
• Opéra Garnier, 15 Rue Scribe
• Louvre-Pyramide, Big Bus Information Center, 11 Avenue de l’Opéra
• Louvre-Pont des Arts (near Pont des Arts)
• Notre-Dame, Quai de Montebello (opposite Notre-Dame)
• Musée d'Orsay (opposite the Orsay Museum)
• Champs-Elysées, 156 Avenue des Champs-Elysées
• Grand Palais, Avenue Winston Churchill
• Trocadéro, Avenue Paul Doumer

The operating hours for Hop On Hop Off Bus are indicated below:

Bus stop First Bus Last bus Last full tour
1. Tour Eiffel Quai Branly - facing Pont d’Iéna 09:38 18:17 15:47
2. Champ de Mars - Avenue Joseph Bouvard 09:43 18:22 15:52
3. Opéra Garnier - Facing 15, rue Scribe 09:37 18:56 16:27
4. Louvre Pyramide - Big Bus Information Centre 11 Avenue de l’Opéra 09:47 19:06 16:38
5. Louvre Pont des Arts - Near Pont des Arts 10:02 19:21 16:53
6. Notre-Dame Quai de Montebello - Facing Notre-Dame 09:37 19:36 17:08
7. Musée d'Orsay - Facing Orsay Museum 09:47 19:46 17:19
8. Champs-Elysées - Facing 156, avenue des Champs-Elysées 09:46 20:11 17:45
9. Grand Palais - Avenue Winston Churchill 09:56 20:21 17:56
10. Trocadéro - Avenue Paul Doumer 09:30 Terminus 18:09

11. Gare du Nord - Facing 35 rue Saint Quentin

(Morning pick up to Opéra)

09:30 10:30 -

Scheduled times are subject to change and weekend times slightly vary.

You can get any boat during the operating hours :

From october to march ( a boat around every hours): from monday to friday: 10.30 am - 10 pm

                                                                              saturday & sunday : 10 am -10.30 pm

From april to june & september ( a boat around every 30 mins): from monday to friday: 10 am - 10.30 pm

                                                                              saturday & sunday : 10 am -11 pm

From jully to august ( a boat around every 30 mins): all days of the week : 10 am- 11 pm


Special days:

24/12 : last departure at 5 pm

25/12: first departure at 10.40 am

31/12: last departure at 9.30 pm

01/01: first departure at 10.40 am

11/01: last departure at 4.15 pm

14/07: last departure at 2 pm




Choice of starter

Cream of chestnut soup, with herbs and cheese ravioli and ricotta
Chicory salad with Comté, walnuts and honey vinaigrette
Salad of lentils with a poached egg and a cream of smoked salmon
Prawns and avocado, spelt salade, with a sesame dressing
Duck confit and foie gras terrine, with a vegetable stew

Choice of main course
Salmon steak with a spelt risotto
Elbow macaroni with a cream of mushroom sauce, with diced ham and olives bits
Beef chuck with herbed mashed potatoes,sauteed Jerusalem artichokes, and a red wine sauce

Choice of cheese or dessert
Unpasteurized comté cheese, with red onion marmalade
Fromage frais, with a mandarin marmalade, chestnut purée and lazed chestnut 
Pistachio flavored custard cream
Guanaja chocolate mousse, praline crisp
Floating island, on a vanilla custard  sauce, cuts of nougatine
Seasonal fruit salad, with whipped cream and muesli

A glass of wine or a beer or a soft and a coffee


CHILDREN MENU (- 12 years old)

Cream of chestnut soup, with herbs and cheese ravioli and ricotta

Main course
Pasta with tomato, butter, or Parmesan cream sauce

Guanaja chocolate mousse, praline crisp

Soft drink

First lunch is served at 12:00

Second lunch is served at 13:30

If you book the 2-day hop-on hop-off bus tour, Lunch at the Eiffel Tower might be booked for either the first or second day. The entry ticket for Eiffel tower is only for the first floor. If you want to visit second floor after lunch you may purchase an extra ticket from the ticket machine on the first floor.


  • Skip the lines at the Eiffel Tower and enjoy lunch with a beautiful view
  • Explore Paris from the open top of a hop-on hop-off sightseeing bus
  • Listen to the onboard commentary for interesting information about the sights en route
  • Cruise along the River Seine on an iconic pleasure boat

Additional Information

  • Mobile vouchers are not accepted, so be sure to print your voucher
  • Hop-on hop-off buses operate every day throughout the year, departing every 10 minutes in the summer and every 20 minutes in the winter
  • You will receive headphones for the commentary the first time you use your ticket in the Big Bus

What's Included

  • 1 or 2 day hop-on hop-off sightseeing bus pass
  • Skip-the-line Eiffel Tower admission ticket
  • Lunch at the Eiffel Tower
  • 1 glass of wine or soft drink and coffee
  • 1-hour Seine River cruise
  • Audio commentary with personal earphone set (digital sound)

What's Not Included

  • Hotel pick-up and drop off
  • Gratuities (optional)

Cancellation Policies

Free cancellation 9 days before your travel date. Full charge will be applied for any cancellation made less than 9 days before your travel date

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