Paris Combo: Bike Tour, Seine Cruise, and Eiffel Tower Summit
Experience the ultimate day in Paris via a bike, a boat, and a bird’s eye view of the city!
This day includes everything that you want to see and do in Paris in one easy to manage itinerary. While the activities will take place over the course of the day, you will have plenty of time in between each one for food, drinks, and extra exploring!
Good to Know
Your day begins at our office, located at 24 Rue Edgar Faure 75015. The closest metro station is Dupleix (line 6), and La Motte Picquet (lines 6, 8, & 10) is just a 5 minute walk. You will begin your day with our 10am Paris Bike Tour, then your guide will lead you to the Eiffel Tower for an afternoon visit. You will receive boat tickets in our office so that you can enjoy your Seine river cruise at the time of your choosing.
Frequently Asked Questions
Eiffel Tower Questions
Is my Eiffel Tower ticket valid to visit whenever I want?
No; your Skip the Line Eiffel Tower ticket is only valid for entry on the same day as your Paris Day Bike Tour, and at 2pm. We unfortunately cannot accommodate requests to adjust the timings of this combo.
How long is the Eiffel Tower visit?
Does this tour go to the top level of the Eiffel Tower?
Yes, this tour includes access to the Eiffel Tower Summit.
What cycling skill level do I need for this tour?
While all of our tours maintain a leisurely pace, we want our guests to have fun and be safe, so being able to ride a bike is paramount.
All of our bike tours are perfect for novice bike riders or those that haven’t been on a bike in years, You should have average balance, be able to start and stop comfortably, and be familiar with hand brakes. We will be riding on bike lanes, through parks, and occasionally with traffic. Safety is our number one priority but confidence in yourself is the first step to overall group safety.
If you’re not sure how you’ll fare, we invite you to come to our office about 30 minutes prior to your tour start time to try the bikes.
What time does our Day Bike Tour start and finish?
Your bike tour will begin at 10am and finish around 1:30pm. There will be a stop for lunch along the way (cost not included), or you are welcome to bring your own lunch or grab something after the bike tour and before your Eiffel Tower visit at 2pm.
What are your bike options?
You can view our bike options here.
Unfortunately, we do not have adult tricycles, adult tandems, or bikes with training wheels for adults or children that may be less confident in their riding ability
Is this tour appropriate for children?
Yes! This tour is a wonderful way for kids to discover Paris. You can use this bike chart to help you reserve the appropriate bicycles for your little ones – you can reserve kids’ equipment during the booking process. Please keep in mind that children under 16 years old must be accompanied by an adult on the tour.
- For children up to 10 years old or weighing under 32kg (70lbs), we have two-wheeled tag-along tandems. The child passenger sits on a seat and can pedal or coast. All riders weighing over 32kg (70lbs) must ride their own bicycle. This is not an option for adults or anyone over the weight or age limit.
- We have various sized city bikes to accommodate just about every size of rider, from extra small 20 inch wheeled bikes for riders that are 3.3ft (100cm) to extra large for riders up to 6.5ft (198cm).
- There is no additional charge for trailers, tandems or baby seats. Due to limited availability, please book baby seats, trailers, tandems, 20” and 24” wheeled bikes in advance.
- Please Note: All extra small 20 inch and small 24 inch bikes are equipped with hand brakes.
- Our city tours are very casual, with only slight elevation changes on varying surfaces including smooth gravel and pavement. It is necessary, however, that any person participating in our bike tours have at least some bike riding experience, and should be comfortable riding in a group.
Is a helmet included?
In France, adults are not obliged to wear a helmet, however they are mandatory for children under 12. We have helmets of all sizes available in our office, free of charge.
How long is the ride?
Our Paris Day Bike Tour covers approximately 6.5 miles (10.5 km).
How many people will be in my group?
This tour operates with a maximum group size of 20 guests.
General Tour Questions
Do I have to do all three parts of this tour in the same day?
No, but you are more than welcome to! The date you select for your tour is fixed to your Paris Day Bike Tour (10am) and your Eiffel Tower visit (2pm), but you are welcome to enjoy your boat cruise on a different day should you so choose.
Where is the tour meeting point?
Your tour meets directly at our office, located at 24 rue Edgar Faure, 75015. Please arrive 15 minutes prior to tour departure.
Does this tour include lunch?
Your tour includes a break for lunch (cost not included) after your Eiffel Tower visit and before your Paris Day Bike Tour. Your tour guide will be happy to point our nearby options to sit down and eat, or pick up picnic supplies, for any price point.
Pleases note that the meeting point for your afternoon Day Bike Tour is in the 15th arrondissement (near the Eiffel Tower) so we suggest staying to eat lunch in the area.
Is this tour offered in any other languages, or only English?
All scheduled tours are in English, but private tours can sometimes be scheduled in other languages, given we have a tour guide who speaks the language of your choice.
Do we go inside the museums and monuments?
Unfortunately, the tour duration does not give us enough time to enter any of the sites that we see on tour. This tour is designed to enjoy the city from a broad perspective and come away with a greater understanding of its history and layout.
What is your cancellation policy?
Due to the nature of guide scheduling for private tours, cancellations or rescheduling requests must be done at least 7 days in advance of the activity start time to be eligible for a full refund. Reschedulings are subject to availability and fare difference may apply.
What is your weather policy?
All of our tours operate rain or shine, and we have rain ponchos available in our office for purchase (fully refunded if not used).