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Paris Open Tour: Hop-On Hop-Off

  • When does it run?
    Daily
  • Start time

    Runs between 9:30am and 5pm, every 20 minutes. 

  • Duration
    4 hours, 1, 2 or 3 days (take your pick!)
Inclusions
  • Open Tour Hop-On, Hop-Off Tour
  • FREE walking tours
  • Recorded commentary in 12 languages (French, English, Spanish, Italian, German, Portuguese, Brazilian, Russian, Korean, Arabic, Mandarin Chinese and Japanese)
  • Recorded commentary for children in 3 languages (English, French and Spanish)
  • Free Wi-Fi onboard the buses
  • 1.5 hour Paris Night Tour (if option selected)
  • 1.5 hour Paris Night Tour - from Apr to Dec (if option selected)
  • 1-hour River Seine Cruise (if option selected)
COVID-19 Safety guidelines
Guests
  • Adult (16+)
  • Child (4-15)

Key Highlights

  • Choose from a validity of 4 hours, 1-day, 2-day and 3-day
  • Explore Paris at your own pace with the Open Tour hop-on hop-off
  • Relish two superb walking tours for FREE - Notre Dame and Heart of Paris OR Highlights of Paris
  • Upgrade your ticket to savour quintessential Parisian experience - a Batobus Hop-On Hop-Off Cruise or a 1-Hour Seine Cruise or even a Night Bus Tour
  • Immerse yourself with riveting multilingual audio commentary on-board
  • Both printed or smartphone vouchers accepted!
  • Jump on and off the bus as many times as you want, and conveniently switch between routes

Overview

Open Tour offers visitors a unique way to discover Paris, the world’s most popular tourist destination and has the largest network of interconnected Hop-on Hop-off lines in Paris. No matter what brought you to the City of Lights - whether it’s shopping, dining, history or romance - this tour will help you experience Paris just the way you want.

The original tour - Open Tour hop-on, hop-off pass - allows you unlimited hop-on, hop-off access over a 1, 2 or 3-day period across its routes. You can also choose a 4-hour pass for a quick Paris sightseeing tour. Onboard audio commentary is available in multiple languages.

Your hop-on hop-off ticket also allows you to join two fabulous walking tours - for FREE:

  • Notre Dame and Notre Dame and the Heart of Paris Tours
  • The Highlights of Paris Tour

Our buses will give you an unforgettable bird’s eye view of the beautiful city of Paris and its monuments such as the Eiffel Tower, the Louvre, the Arc de Triomphe and many more.

You can upgrade your tour to include a 1-hour breathtaking Seine Cruise, a spectacular night bus tour (available only from April to December) or a Batobus hop-on, hop-off cruise – an exceptionally charming way to explore the city.

About the supplier: Open Tour Paris has been operating in the city since 1998, being the first to introduce the concept of regular tourist line with open-top double-decker buses in France.

Activity Schedule

  • When does it run?

    Daily

  • Duration

    4 hours, 1, 2 or 3 days (take your pick!)

  • Start time

    Runs between 9:30am and 5pm, every 20 minutes. 

  • Meeting Point

    You may board the bus at any of the stops around the city

  • Ending Point

    Hop off at any of the stops

Inclusions & Exclusions

  • Open Tour Hop-On, Hop-Off Tour
  • FREE walking tours
  • Recorded commentary in 12 languages (French, English, Spanish, Italian, German, Portuguese, Brazilian, Russian, Korean, Arabic, Mandarin Chinese and Japanese)
  • Recorded commentary for children in 3 languages (English, French and Spanish)
  • Free Wi-Fi onboard the buses
  • 1.5 hour Paris Night Tour (if option selected)
  • 1.5 hour Paris Night Tour - from Apr to Dec (if option selected)
  • 1-hour River Seine Cruise (if option selected)
  • Entrances

Useful downloads

Please note

Voucher Type: Mobile (if you’d rather print a copy – that’s fine too!)

Validity: 12 months from the date chosen at the time of booking

Wheelchair accessibility: Yes

Paris is a functioning city and weather, traffic and events may occasionally cause destruction.

Children below the age of 3 can board the buses for free.

OPTIONS SELECTED

Batobus Hop-On, Hop-Off Cruise: Collect ticket from bus. The cruise runs 10am onwards, every 20 to 30 minutes.

Paris Night Tour (Apr to Dec): Starts from Open Tour Office: 13, Rue Auber 75009 Paris; daily departures at 7:30pm and 9:30pm. 1.5-duration 

Seine Cruise: Starts from Compagnie des Bateaux-Mouches kiosk (Pont de l’Alma), 10am onwards, every 20-45 minutes. 

Customer Reviews

  • Canadians in Paris
    Robert Helston, Canada 06/10/2018
  • Awesome Tour
    Julie Clarke, Canada 06/07/2018
  • Great way to get around and see the sites
    Wayne Kates, United States 06/06/2018