This 3 way excursion, "Paris Essential ", will give you the opportunity to discover Paris, its history and architecture from a luxury coach and a cruise down the Seine to alight at the The Eiffel Tower, where you can enjoy a 2 course lunch.
First step is a bus tour with audio commentaries (available in 13 languages incl. English, Spanish, French, German, Italian, Dutch), so you can hear the unique history of Paris and admire its main squares, bridges, main streets and buildings, such as: the Opera square, Concorde, Louvre, Champs-Elysees, Arc de Triomphe, Trocadero square, Invalides, Pont-Neuf, Bastille square and the opera, Notre-Dame cathedral, Luxembourg gardens, Saint-Germain des Prés and The Eiffel Tower.
The Bus part of this sightseeing tour ends at the foot of The Eiffel Tower, and from here you will be welcomed onboard one of the three trimarans belonging to the “Bateaux Parisiens ”, for a one hour cruise down the Seine , the second part of the tour! Entirely glass fitted, with a terrace behind and gangways all round, these boats are perfectly designed to discover and admire the rich architecture of the city. A professional commentary accompanied by lyrics and music evoking the various places and times, is broadcast through individual handsets( also available in 13 languages incl. English, Spanish, French, German, Italian, Dutch, Swedish & Danish).
The cruise sightseeing ends at the foot of The Eiffel Tower, where you will avoid the queues and go directly to the elevator for a ride up to the 1st floor of the Eiffel Tower which gives you a wonderful panoramic view of Paris. Here you will enjoy a 2 course lunch (drinks included) at the new restaurant "58 Tour Eiffel " which is the final part of "Paris Essential". If you wish, you can also buy tickets to the 2nd. and/or 3rd floor of The Eiffel Tower
Duration: 5 hours. (Depending on how long time you spend at The Eiffel Tower)
Children: 4 to 17 years old.
Departure Times: 9:00am & 12:00pm Please be at the departure point at least 20 min. before start.
Paris Essential begins at 2 Rue de Pyramides 75001 Paris and ends at The Eiffel Tower!
Please be at this location no later than 20 minutes before departure:
2 Rue de Pyramides
The Tour starts everyday at 9.00am or 12.00am
Take the Metro Line 1 to The Tuileries Station
The season is over. Tickets for next season will be on sale in June–. Please check the website for details.