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Cruising through Paris on the Seine River is undoubtedly one of the most atmospheric and romantic ways to soak in the city’s striking beauty, historic architecture, and famous monuments. Here are your options when it comes to cruising the Seine.
- Relax as you take in the sights at a leisurely pace.
- Gain a unique point of view as you see the Champs de Mars, Les Invalides, Notre Dame Cathedral, Pont Neuf, and more from the water.
- Cruises generally last between one and three hours.
- Many river cruises offer lunch, dinner, or champagne on board.
See Paris from the water with a hop-on, hop-off pass that allows you sightseeing boat access for up to two days. Stations along the riverbanks are convenient stops for the Eiffel Tower, the Musée d’Orsay, Saint-Germain-des-Prés, and more.
Cruises with Food and Drinks
Many Seine River cruises offer classic French dining on board, whether as a brunch, lunch, or dinner experience. Choose a tour that offers a gourmet three-course menu, or one that includes samples of local wines and champagne while you take in the sights.
Do more in one day with a combo experience that includes an activity on land before or after your cruise. Popular things to pair with a cruise are skipping the line at the Eiffel Tower, enjoying a cabaret show at the Moulin Rouge, and sightseeing on land by hop-on, hop-off bus.
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Paris Seine River Hop-On Hop-Off Sightseeing Cruise
See the major sights of Paris from the water on a hop-on hop-off Seine boat cruise. With either a 1- or 2-day ticket, glide leisurely along the river, hopping off and on when you wish to visit the attractions that most interest you, such as Musée d'Orsay and the Louvre. Or simply stay on the boat to admire Paris’ World Heritage-listed riverbanks.
Bateaux Parisiens Seine River Gourmet Dinner & Sightseeing Cruise
Ensure a memorable night out in Paris with a gourmet dinner cruise along the Seine River. Float past the city’s famed monuments, such as the Eiffel Tower, Louvre Museum, and Ile de la Cité aboard a luxury Bateaux Parisiens riverboat. Soak up the magic of Paris from an onboard dining room while enjoying a gourmet 3-course meal. Please note that Champagne and live music are also included on select 8:30pm departures.
Paris en Scene Boat 3-Course Dinner Cruise
Make the most of your time in Paris with a combination of a cruise on the Seine and a 3-course dinner. This 75-minute dinner cruise allows you to see the main attractions of the City of Lights while you enjoy a casual meal. Relax into a comfortable armchair facing one of the boat's windows, the better to take in the view, and watch sights like the Louvre, Place de la Concorde, and Eiffel Tower drift by. Upgrade the experience to include wine or Champagne with dinner.
Paris Seine River Dinner Cruise with Live Music by Bateaux Mouches
Indulge your inner romantic on an atmospheric evening cruise down the Seine and see the City of Lights at its most magical. Dine on a decadent 4-course dinner, accompanied by live music on-board, as you float past illuminated landmarks like the Louvre, Notre Dame Cathedral, and the Eiffel Tower.
Paris Seine River Sightseeing Cruise with Commentary by Bateaux Parisiens
Enjoy a leisurely trip down the Seine on this Bateaux Parisiens river cruise. Glide past Paris’ world-famous monuments including Notre Dame Cathedral, the Eiffel Tower and historic bridges like the Pont Neuf. Listen to audio commentary along the way to learn more about passing attractions. Cruise during the day, or choose an evening departure time to float through the enchanting city at night. Either way, it’s a fantastic introduction to the highlights of Paris.
Bateaux Parisiens Seine River Gourmet Lunch & Sightseeing Cruise
Glide down the River Seine while enjoying a gourmet 3-course lunch aboard a Bateaux Parisiens river cruise. Soak up views of riverside attractions like the Louvre, Eiffel Tower, Notre-Dame and Musée d'Orsay as you dine on seasonal selections from an à la carte menu, accompanied by wine. Enjoy live entertainment and a welcome glass of Champagne for a bubbly beginning to the experience.
Seine River Sightseeing Cruise with 3 Course Dinner by Le Bistro Parisien
Take in some of Paris's most iconic sights and enjoy a three-course dinner with this Seine River cruise and dinner experience combo. You'll sit down for a three-course meal in a glassed-in bistro with great views of the Eiffel Tower. You'll also get the chance to take an hour-long sightseeing cruise down the river, either before or after your meal.
Paris Seine River Sightseeing Sparkling Cruise with Champagne by Bateaux Mouches
Cruise the Seine River through the heart of Paris on a 70-minute sightseeing cruise with an elegant Champagne toast. You’ll spot the Eiffel Tower, Louvre Museum, and the Île de la Cité as an onboard guide points out some of the city’s most important sites. This Seine River cruise departs from a central location on the Seine’s Right Bank, and it’s a romantic way to explore the City of Lights.
Paris Seine River Gourmet Dinner Cruise with Champagne Exclusive Viator
This Seine River dinner or lunch cruise is a relaxing way to view Paris landmarks such as the Eiffel Tower and the Louvre. Admire the waterfront sights and pass under bridges such as the Pont Neuf as you savor a gourmet 3-course meal, paired with a glass or half bottle of Champagne. Enjoy exquisite cuisine and fine service aboard a La Marina de Paris glass-enclosed boat.
Seine River Cruise on board Vedettes du Pont Neuf
Soak up Paris from the river on a Seine cruise aboard a Vedettes du Pont Neuf boat, one of the city’s top sightseeing riverboats. Enjoy views of Paris’ famous attractions as you glide along the water, passing by the Eiffel Tower, Louvre, Musée d’Orsay and Notre-Dame Cathedral. The 1-hour cruise departs from Pont Neuf, Paris’ oldest bridge, and provides onboard commentary by knowledgeable guides. You can take your cruise at any time of day or night, according to operating hours.
Seine River Cruise & French Crepe Tasting At The Foot of the Eiffel Tower
Get a front-row peek at some of the most renowned landmarks in Paris during this Seine River cruise, which takes you right past the Louvre, the Musee d'Orsay, and Notre-Dame cathedral. Listen to audio narration available in 14 languages as you ride. Tours include a complimentary crepe at the foot of the Eiffel Tower, either before or after your cruise.
Paris Capitaine Fracasse Boat 3-Course Dinner Cruise
Sit down to a 3-course Gallic dinner and pass Paris' top sites on this 2-hour evening cruise on the Seine River. From the panoramic windows of the dining room, look out at the Louvre, Musée d'Orsay, Ile de la Cité, Pont Alexandre III, and other glittering waterfront sights. Upgrade to include Champagne, cocktails, wine, or beer, and head to the top deck for open-air views of the City of Light.
Seine River Cruise and Paris Canals Tour
See Paris’s iconic landmarks and lesser-known gems from the water on this 2.5-hour combo cruise down the River Seine and Canal Saint Martin. Glide past riverside monuments like Notre Dame and the Louvre, and then explore a side of Paris many tourists miss as you float through the tunnels, bridges and locks of the city’s historic canal system. Live onboard commentary from your guide illuminates the story of these picturesque waterways built by Napoleon. Choose from several daily departures to suit your sightseeing schedule.
Loire Valley Castles & Wine Tasting Day Trip from Paris
Marvel at the Loire Valley's opulent châteaux and taste its famous locally-made wine during this full-day tour from Paris. First head to Château de Chambord-the inspiration for Disney's `Beauty and the Beast´ for a guided tour. The next stop is the town of Blois, home of the Château de Blois, one of the most prestigious Renaissance monuments in France, where you´ll have just under two hours to enjoy some free time. Then visit the elegant Château de Chenonceau and embark on a tour through its intricately carved stone walls, rich hanging tapestries and intimate chapel.
Seine River Guided Cruise Champagne Option by Vedettes de Paris
Cruise along the Seine River and admire Paris’ iconic skyline from the water. Hop aboard and enjoy the views as you glide past the Eiffel Tower, the Louvre, and Notre Dame Cathedral, and pass beneath the grand Alexandre III and New bridges. While onboard, listen to the live commentary from your guide, and sip an included glass of Champagne.
Big Bus Paris Hop-On Hop-Off Tour
Make sightseeing in the French capital easy with a Big Bus tour of Paris. Enjoy the convenience of hop-on hop-off access at any stop along the route, and soak in the views from an open-top, double-decker bus. See sights like the Louvre Museum, Moulin Rouge cabaret club, and the iconic Eiffel Tower as you listen to informative audio-commentary, available in 11 languages.
Paris Seine River Dinner Cruise with Rooftop and Live Singer
Treat your loved one to a unique cruise on the Seine, the most romantic way to discover the beauty of Paris. Embark and sail to admire the attractions of Paris' seafront, including the Eiffel Tower, Notre-Dame, the Invalides, the Grand Palais and the Louvre Museum. Enjoy panoramic views from your table while you savour a 3-course gourmet dinner (drinks are not included in the package) concocted with love... An additional gift : You will have the privilege of being accompanied throughout your evening by the spellbinding voice of a live singer. A moment of relaxation guaranteed !
Champagne Tasting on a Seine River Cruise
Add some extra sparkle to your Paris trip with a Champagne-tasting cruise down the River Seine. With an English-speaking sommelier, enjoy an educational Champagne presentation in the comfort of a private room. Sip on three fine Champagnes as you float past Paris’ signature monuments such as the Eiffel Tower, the Louvre, and Musée d’Orsay.
Price varies by group size
Price varies by group size
Eiffel Tower Skip The Line Summit with Host and Optional Cruise
Bypass the long lines at the Eiffel Tower with this tour that includes summit access. After fast track, skip-the-line access, proceed to the second level to survey the city from the viewing platforms while listening to commentary about Paris culture, traditions, and history. Then, proceed to the summit to see Gustave Eiffel's private apartments and sip Champagne from the onsite bar (own expense).
Private Boat Trip on the Seine in Paris
Enjoy a tourist cruise and beautiful views of the Seine (Statue of Liberty, Eiffel Tower, Pont Alexandre 3, New Bridge, Notre Dame Cathedral, Paris Plage ...) Excellent as a surprise gift to celebrate a birthday or outing with friends. Admire the city of love and lights from the water on this Paris cruise. Embark down the Seine, one of the longest rivers in France, and take in Paris’ sights on the riverside, such as the iconic Eiffel Tower and Notre Dame. Hop on board the boat and get comfortable before taking off from Port Javel Bas ( in Paris city). Feel free to bring your own snacks and drinks on board to fully enjoy your trip. Pets are also welcome. First, you’ll cruise in front of the Statue of Liberty monument, followed by the Eiffel Tower, the Alexander III Bridge, the Orsay Museum, and the Louvre. The boat will pass under the historic Pont Neuf, Europe's oldest stone bridge and the first bridge in Paris. Just beyond it, you will have a unique view of Notre-Dame Cathedral and the Paris Plages, a famous artificial beach located along the Seine. After your scenic cruise around Paris, return to the Port of Javel Bas. Private aluminum boat with 6 seats (driver + 5 passengers) with 6 comfortable seats and stable boat, with best prices in Paris. Purchase of tickets from 1 to 3 at 114 € per person = shared tours (sometimes there is a private cruise) A private boat for your exclusive use is 1 to 5 tickets (Use Private Tour option - price €379). Please download the "Google maps aplication" and open the link I am sending you in message. This is the correct location for our trip. Please use only my location. Dond forgot phone with service for google maps ( for finding mitting spot). On the spot, just go to the river bank and serch your small boat. Please don't be to late. Don't forget that it's a big city where there is a problem with taxis and there are big traffic. Please arrive 15 minutes early at the meeting point. In the case of a Shared Cruise, we cannot wait for latecomers (and there are no refunds and no rescheduled for latecomers - zero tollerance), as passengers who arrive on time often request that the service be performed as scheduled at the agreed. In the case of a private cruise we wait latecomers maximum of 60 minutes (of course this shortens the cruise time). If you don't show up, there is no refund. Time this tour it 100-110min. See you soon :)
Paris Gourmet Dinner Seine River Cruise with Singer and DJ Set
Looking for a romantic dinner cruise in Paris? The Diamant Bleu provides you a high quality culinary and entertaining experience. Board with us on this panoramic yacht on the Seine river cruise & discover the iconic parisian monuments while enjoying our chef's 3 course menu. From the National Library, passing by Notre Dame Cathedral, Conciergerie, Concorde Square, main historical bridges, Eiffel Tower until the Statue of the Liberty, let Paris unveil itself to you during our 2 hours and 30 minutes cruise. Take your time to go out and enjoy our panoramic terrace, accessible throughout the cruise. It's the perfect spot for selfies with the Eiffel Tower while sipping a cup of champagne or our chef's savourous cocktails. Our chef's suggestion of the moment but keep in mind the seasonal changes : STARTERS Pumpkin soup, hazelnuts, forest mix and ceps tortellini Egg parfait and its vegetable garden MAIN COURSES Candied lamb shoulder Fillet of cod DESERT Vanilla crunch Chocolate dream
Paris Seine River Lunch Cruise by Compagnie des Bateaux Mouches
Settle in for an elegant 3-course lunch with wine on this 2.5-hour Seine River cruise. As you enjoy your meal prepared on board with locally sourced ingredients, admire the Eiffel Tower, Notre Dame Cathedral, the Grand Palais and other top attractions from your table facing the UNESCO-listed riverbank. Listen to traditional French music by accordion and enjoy more views from the open-air upper deck.
Eiffel Tower Access with Seine River Dinner Cruise and Moulin Rouge Show
Soak in the splendor of Paris in one unforgettable night that includes fine-dining, sightseeing, and a flamboyant cancan show. With this experience, you will go up the Eiffel Tower and enjoy a spectacular dinner cruise along the Seine. Top your evening off by sipping Champagne and enjoying a show at the legendary Moulin Rouge.
Paris Seine River Sightseeing Cruise by Bateaux Mouches
See Paris’s iconic monuments from the water on a 1-hour sightseeing cruise along the Seine. Prepare for a thrilling introduction to Paris as you hop on-board a Compagnie des Bateaux-Mouches sightseeing boat and look out over the city from the open-air viewing deck. Keep your camera to hand as you pass waterfront attractions like Notre Dame Cathedral and La Conciergerie, admire the iconic façade of the Louvre and enjoy prime views of the Eiffel Tower.
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