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Paris City Half-Day Tour + Seine River Cruise

from 500 €

Enjoy the Best of Paris in a half-day!

This is your first or second visit to Paris. Here is the best way to experience Paris! Enjoy a half-day private tour of Paris with your river cruise skip-the-line tickets.
See all the most iconic sites and embark to see Paris from another perspective—the Seine River cruise: a perfect relaxing way to discover the City of Light.

Book now and start your unforgettable Paris adventure!

Departure Time
Departure Time
AM 09:00 / PM 14:00 available all year round
3 hours
1-2 persons 500 €
+50 € for each extra person
Français, English, Русский, Español,
8 passengers
Arc of Triumph, Eiffel Tower, Champs Elysées, Concorde Square, Opera House, Louvre, Notre Dame Cathedral, River Seine Cruise
Free cancellation
Free cancellation
Up to 48 hours in advance
Professional Guide
Professional Guide
Added person(s):
Fixed base fee:
Please note : This tour is on request, we will confirm your booking as soon as possible according to the availabilities.

Book your private Paris sightseeing tour and river cruise today and see the most iconic landmarks!

With your private guide, experience the Parisian life, the Eiffel Tower, the Louvre and Notre Dame and many other exceptional must-sees...Enjoy a magical river cruise on the Seine River.  
This sightseeing tour is a perfect orientation tour, an introduction to the history of Paris. 
Might you be on a romantic stay, a family or group of friends stay, and want to see the best of Paris in a short time? This tour is for you... Book online now!

What to expect

Your driver-guide will pick you up in the lobby of your Parisian hotel. 
Discover all the must-see sites such as the Eiffel Tower, the Louvre Museum, the Notre Dame Cathedral, and many more... 
This is a great way to experience the best of Paris in a short amount of time. 
You'll also have the opportunity to ask your guide all the questions and tips about French history, art and culture. At the end of the tour, the guide will drop you off at the River cruise embarkment where you will enjoy Paris from the Seine.

Tour Highlights: Eiffel Tower

You will be driven to the iconic monument: The Eiffel Tower, Paris. 
It is the most recognizable landmark in the world. 
The Eiffel Tower in a few figures: 
- 324 meters high 
- 3 levels
- Built-in 1889 
- Painted every 7 years
- More than 7 million visitors every year
- 18 038 pieces of iron…
The Eiffel Tower remains the most popular Parisian tourist site.
Let us drive you to this magical monument. Your private guide will tell you all the fascinating historical facts about this fantastic masterpiece.

You will have a photo stop at the Trocadero. No tour inside the monument.

Tour Highlights: Notre-Dame Cathedral

Notre Dame is the most beautiful Gothic Cathedral in the world, it was built during the 12th and 13th centuries. 
This UNESCO World Heritage site is considered the most important architectural and cultural monument in France. 
In 2019, a huge fire destroyed Notre Dame Cathedral. The biggest challenge is to rebuild it as the architects did at the time and to reopen it in 2024. 
Of course, not forgetting that Notre Dame was made popular by Victor Hugo and the Hunchback of Notre Dame and the Da Vinci Code.

Stop at Notre Dame but no tour inside the monument.

Tour Highlights: Parisian River Cruise

Take a fantastic 1-hour relaxing cruise on the river Seine and see the most iconic landmarks of Paris from a unique perspective. 
Enjoy the stunning views of the Eiffel Tower, the Louvre Museum, Notre Dame, the Orsay Museum…
You have different options to take the time to do the cruise: 
- Use the tickets following the sightseeing tour.
- Save the tickets to use them for another day or on a night tour, and enjoy a Paris by-night experience.

This half-day private tour ends at the cruise docks. 
There is no Hotel drop-off after the cruise.


- Pick up at your hotel
- English, Spanish or Russian-speaking Professional guide 
- Skip the line cruise tickets
- The tour ends at the cruise dockings in front of The Eiffel Tower.
- 2 hours private sightseeing tour of Paris
- Highlights: Eiffel Tower/Trocadéro (photo stop), Concorde Square, Arc de Triomphe, Champs Elysées, Opéra House, The Invalides, Vendome Square, Louvre Museum, Orsay  Museum and Notre Dame Cathedral. (no visits inside)

Not included:

- Drop off at your hotel. Tour ends at the cruise dockings.
- Any admissions not mentioned 
- Tips and personal expenses
- No tour inside museums or monuments
- Lunch


Other Ways to Explore the Best of France with Parismatic

To make this fantastic tour even better, don't forget to add:

- Versailles Half day Guided tour
- Montmartre Walking tour
- Louvre Guided tour
- Orsay Guide Tour
- Giverny half-day tour

Book now...

Special notes 

- The website photos are not contractually binding
- Parismatic Tour is not liable for any catastrophic, unforeseen events (strike, closure, traffic..) that prevent participants from fulfilling the services.
- The itinerary can be modified according to traffic and events.


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