Free Walking Tour
Explore Paris with a complimentary Sandemans walking tour, allowing you to discover special elements of the city that are inaccessible to buses. Walking tours are included with every ticket, and depart from Big Bus stop #6 (close to Notre Dame), lasting for 1 hour. Your live English-speaking guide provides unique commentary, bringing the stories of Paris to life, and giving you an authentic introduction to continental Europe’s most visited city.

Free Rewards Voucher Booklet
When you take a Big Bus tour you’ll receive a free rewards voucher booklet, featuring a great range of discounts and offers for you to use at top Paris attractions. The Paris voucher book is completely free for all Big Bus customers - collect it when you hop on board the bus.

Complimentary Headphones
Complimentary earphones are provided when you board the bus so that you can enjoy our pre-recorded commentary, available in your choice of 11 languages. You can keep the headphones when you disembark.

Free Poncho
In the instance of bad weather, you'll be protected from the wind and rain with a complimentary clear poncho, allowing you to continue enjoying Paris's sights from the open-top upper deck. Ponchos can be requested from your driver or guide.

Over 10 Stops
Our tours allow you to explore Paris at your own pace. With more than 10 stops, conveniently located close to Paris's most iconic landmarks, there are plenty of opportunities for you to hop off the bus and explore the landmarks and attractions that appeal to you.

Unrivalled Frequency
Our buses are scheduled to arrive at each stop every 5-15 minutes, offering unrivalled frequency within the hop-on, hop-off tour market. This gives passengers the freedom to hop off the bus and explore for as long as they wish, without having to worry about timing their sightseeing to particular bus times.

River Cruise
Big Bus Tours has partnered with renowned cruise operator Les Bateaux Parisiens to provide a 1-hour river cruise, showcasing the beauty of Paris from the River Seine. You'll observe the city's beautiful monuments and iconic bridges from a new angle, with live-guided commentary explaining their historical and cultural significance. Cruises are included with the following tickets:

  • 1 Day Bus & Cruise Ticket
  • 2 Day Bus & Cruise Ticket
  • 1 Day & night Tour + Cruise Ticket
  • 2 Day & Night Tour + Cruise Ticket

Useful information:
Cruises depart from Port de la Bourdonnais, 75007 Paris (near Stop #1: Eiffel Tower).
Check in at pontoon No. 3.

Cruise Frequency:
October to March: Departures every hour from 10:30am to 9:20pm.
April to September: Departures every 30 minutes from 10:00am to 10:30pm.