Hop-on Hop-off Paris

Open Tour: our local expert

Founded in 1998, Open Tour Paris was the first to introduce the concept of a regular hop-on hop-off tourist line with open-top double-decker buses in France. Since its inception Open Tour network has gradually expanded to meet clients expectations by giving them more freedom. Today it offers 4 routes and a fleet of 40 buses covering all the major tourist attractions in Paris, with onboard WiFi. Its lines were meticulously planned to serve not only the main highlights of the capital, but also to offer its users a frequent transport service with 50 stops. No wonder a hop on hop off sightseeing tour on board our double-decker buses is on the 'things to do in Paris' list of every visitor to this beautiful city.

Open Tour Paris offers visitors a unique way to discover Paris, the world’s most popular tourist destination in the world. Open Tour, our specially branded sightseeing tour for the ‘City of Lights’ will allow you an edge over the others with a bird’s eye view of monuments such as the Eiffel Tower, The Louvre, The Arc de Triomphe and many more. Open Tour Paris has the largest network of interconnected hop-on hop-off lines in Paris, covering every attraction in the city, while passing from the cobbled streets of the Left Bank to the grand boulevards, such as the Avenue de Champs-Elysées.

Paris Hop on Hop off Sightseeing Bus

Paris' most popular sightseeing tour offers its customers the ultimate introduction to the cosmopolitan capital of France and the fashion capital of the world. Hop-on and hop-off as often as you wish and discover Paris at your own pace: you decide your own schedule and can take a break whenever you like to visit the city’s famous landmarks, museums and gardens.

Hop-On Hop-Off Tour Highlights

Get up close and personal with the charm of Paris sightseeing as Open Tour shows you the very best the ‘city of lights’ has to offer. Your 1, 2 or 3 day ticket includes:

  • Unlimited hop-on hop-off across 4 interconnected tour routes
  • Start from any one of the 50+ clearly marked bus stops across Paris and explore over 100 sights
  • Multi-lingual commentary in 10 languages and special commentaries for children in 3 languages
  • The possibility to pay a little extra and enjoy a 1 hour river cruise or a hop-on hop-off boat service on the Seine river! 


Watch a video of Open Tour Paris in action by clicking here!

Night Tour:

Admire the magic of Paris sightseeing by night in a double-decker bus: the monuments and bridges are lit up emphasizing the fantastical atmosphere that reigns in the City of Lights. You will discover the Place de l’Opéra, the Champs Elysées, the Eiffel Tower, the Louvre, Notre Dame Cathedral, Saint Germain des Prés, over this 1 hour and 30 minute ride. 

Departure: L’Opentour Paris – 13 rue Auber, 75009 Paris.

Time of departure: 1st April to 31st October: 21:30 - 2nd November to 3rd January: 18:00.

Note: Night Tour will not be operational till Apr 13, 2017 


Paris Sightseeing Tour Map

To download a bigger version of the hop on hop off tour map, please click on the image below.


Important Info

Tour timings and schedule: With your Open Tour Paris ticket, you have access to 4 Paris sightseeing bus tour routes. Use this route information to help plan your day(s) on our hop-on hop-off buses and make sure you get the best out of your visit to Paris. To find out more please click here

Commentary is offered in: French, English, Spanish, Italian, German, Portuguese, Brazilian, Russian, Chinese and Japanese.

Special commentaries for children in: French, English, Spanish

Visit Paris with L'Open Tour 

  • Unlimited hop-on hop-off across 4 interconnected tour routes
  • Buy your pass, receive your e-voucher and redeem it on the bus!

  • Your e-voucher is valid for one year

  • Night tour packages have fixed dates: annual closure from January to March. 
  • When choosing a Day+ Night Tour, the date chosen is applicable for the night tour only. 
  • ​​Note: Night Tour will not be operational till Apr 13, 2017.
  • With the Bus + Boat Pass you can get on and off the Bus and Boat as often as you want; the boat service is operated by Batobus

  • With the Bus pass + 1 hour Cruise, you will enjoy a 1 hour Cruise on the Seine river operated by Bateaux Mouches


1 Day Bus Pass€33.00€17.00
2 Day Bus Pass€37.00€17.00
3 Day Bus Pass€41.00€17.00
1 Day Bus + Night Tour€48.00€21.00
2 Day Bus + Night Tour€52.00€21.00
3 Day Bus + Night Tour€56.00€21.00
2 Day Bus + Boat Pass€46.00€21.00
3 Day Bus + Boat Pass€50.00€21.00
1 Day Bus pass + 1 hour Cruise€39.00€20.00
2 Day Bus pass + 1 hour Cruise€43.00€20.00