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Big Bus Hop-On, Hop-Off Tour with 2-Day Paris Museum Pass

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    • Adults (16+)
    • Children (4-15)
    • Infants (0-3)
from US$ 106.26 per person pp
    • Enjoy affordable Paris sightseeing with the Big Bus hop-on, hop-off tour and the 2-day Paris Museum Pass
    • Explore Paris and visit attractions of your choice on the action-packed Big Bus hop-on, hop-off tour
    • See top Paris attractions including the Eiffel Tower, Montmartre, Arc de Triomphe and Notre-Dame Cathedral
    • Frequent departures on the 2 routes ensure that your time is not wasted waiting for the next bus
    • Enjoy audio commentary in 11 languages and discover the charms of Paris from an open-top bus
    • Enjoy free admission and skip-the-line entry to over 60 museums with the Paris Museum Pass
    • Visit famous attractions like Orsay Museum, Notre Dame de Paris Towers, Arc of Triumph and the Panthéon
    • A complimentary flyer included with the pass with essential information on the attractions
  • Overview

    Enjoy affordable commute, easy access to Paris attractions, free admissions and priority access to famous museums and monuments: all with this fabulous combo including a Big Bus hop-on, hop-off tour and the saver Paris Museum Pass!

    Explore the best of Paris the affordable and convenient way with a 1-day Big Bus hop-on, hop-off bus tour covering all popular Paris attractions! Plus, the popular 2-day Paris Museum Pass gives you free skip-the-line entry to 60+ museums and monuments in and around Paris!

    Download the tour route map

  • Activity Schedule & Itinerary


    When does it run?



    Big Bus Hop-On, Hop-Off Tour: Valid for 1 day.
    Paris Museum Pass: Valid for 2 days.

    Start Time

    Big Bus Hop-On, Hop-Off Tour:
    Red Classic Route:
    Buses depart from 9:30am to 6:30pm; every 5-10 minutes
    Full loop: 2 hours 20 minutes
    Blue Montmartre Route:
    Buses depart from 10:00am to 5:30pm; every 15-30 minutes
    Full loop: 1 hour 10 minutes

    Paris Museum Pass: Depends on the attraction chosen.

    Meeting Point

    Big Bus Hop-On, Hop-Off Tour: Hop on the bus at any of the stops.
    Paris Museum Pass: Depends on the attraction chosen.

    Ending Point

    Big Bus Hop-On, Hop-Off Tour: Hop off the bus at any of the stops.
    Paris Museum Pass: Depends on the attraction chosen.


    Big Bus Hop-On, Hop-Off Tour:

    Hop on the bus at any of the stops to start your Paris hop-on, hop-off tour, valid for a day.

    Explore the French capital in comfort and style on the Introductory Hop-On Hop-Off Tour of Paris. With 2 routes – Red Route and Blue Route and more than 10 key stops covering all the main attractions of the city, this bus tour is ideal for first time visitors to Paris.

    You can hop on and hop off the bus at any of the stops as often as you like granting you the freedom to plan your own sightseeing itinerary. Informative recorded commentary in 11 languages, including English, French, German, Spanish, Italian, Russian, Japanese, Brazilian Portuguese, Arabic, Korean or Mandarin Chinese. Some of the stops included are: • Tour Eiffel • Champ de Mars • Opera Garnier • Louvre-Pyramide • Louvre-Pont des Arts • Notre-Dame • Musee d'Orsay • Champs-Elysees • Grand Palais • Trocadero • Sacre Coeur • Gare du Nord

    You can hop off the bus at any of the stops to end the tour.

    Paris Museum Pass:

    Hop off the bus at any of the museums of your choice (included in the pass). On producing your pass at the checkpoints, you will not only gain free entry, but you will also avoid the queues at the cash desk. The pass gives you entry to over 60 museums and monuments in and around Paris. Some of the top museums and monuments which come under the pass are as follows:

    • Arc de Triomphe
    • Musée du Louvre
    • Tours de Notre-Dame
    • Musée d’Orsay
    • Panthéon
    • Château de Fontainebleau
    • Centre Pompidou - Musée national d’art modern
    • La Cinémathèque française - Musée du Cinéma
    • Conciergerie
    • Musée national Eugène Delacroix
    • Villa Savoye
    • Château de Pierrefonds For the entire list of museums included in the Paris Museum Pass, click here.

    After visiting the museum, you can hop back on the bus to continue sightseeing or visiting the next museum of your choice.

  • Inclusions & Exclusions
    • Big Bus hop-on, hop-off tour valid for a day
    • Paris Museum Pass with free and priority access to 60 museums and monuments valid for 2 days
    • Hotel transfers
  • Please note

    Voucher Information: You must print and surrender a paper version of your booking voucher for this activity (showing your voucher on a smartphone is not accepted). No refund can be given for customers without a printed copy of their voucher.

    Big Bus Hop-On, Hop-Off Tour:

    Paris is a functioning capital city and therefore political events, demonstrations and celebrations can disrupt the route at any time, especially during summer and at weekends. While every effort is made to ensure a smooth and frequent service there may be delays, reduced frequency and route alternations due to traffic and road closures.

    Additional info

    The confirmation voucher includes the local activity operator’s contact details and local telephone numbers at the destination. They will happily answer any logistical questions you may have.

  • Customer Reviews

    • Way too expensive compared to the prices at the door.

      Marta Bugarinovic, United Kingdom, 28/May/2019
    • Pass was good, wasted abit of time searching for meeting point to get the pass and bus ticket., needs more clarity.

      Michael Swallow, United Kingdom, 02/Dec/2018
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