Discover two of the greatest European cities – Paris and London at your own pace and travel at ease around the city with a hop-on, hop-off tour.
See Paris and its attractions in an Open Tour Paris hop-on, hop-off bus. With four routes and stops close to the key attractions, this Paris tour saves you from commuting hassles and travel to your favourite attractions easy as well as flexible.
In London, discover the major attractions at your own pace in an Original London Sightseeing hop-on, hop-off bus. With your hop-on, hop-off ticket, enjoy a FREE Thames Cruise and embark on three fascinating walking tours.
Paris Tour: 1 or 2 days
London Tour: 24-hours or 48 hours
Paris Tour: Buses depart from 9:30am
(Please refer to tour map for full departure details)
Frequency: Blue and Green Route – every 8 minutes
Yellow route – every 35 minutes
Red route – every 15 minutes
Buses depart between 8:15am and 6:25pm, every 10 to 20 minutes
Paris Tour: You can hop on the bus at any of the stops as you wish. You can either redeem your e-ticket on the bus or at the Open Tour Office: 13, rue Auber 75009 Paris which will also be Stop 1 on the Blue and Red routes.
London Tour: You can hop on the bus at any of the stops and either exchange your ticket on the us or at the Visitor Centre: The Original Tour London, 17-19 Cockspur Street, Trafalgar Square, SWIY 5BL.
You may hop off the bus at any of the stops
OPEN TOUR PARIS HOP-ON, HOP-OFF TOUR
You may board the Open Tour Paris hop-on, hop-off bus from any of the designated stops covering all the major Paris attractions. The open-topped, double-decker buses are equipped with audio guides in English, French, Spanish, German, Italian, Portuguese, Japanese, Chinese-Mandarin and Russian, that will give you information about the attractions that you pass by. You may choose between a 1-day or a 2-day ticket.
Multilingual children’s commentary is also available onboard in 3 languages: French, English, Spanish; an amazing journey through the tales, stories and legends of Paris (The Phantom of the Opera, Quasimodo The Hunchback of Notre Dame, and D’Artagnan and the Three Musketeers).
What you will do
• The Open Tour Paris hop-on, hop-off bus operates on four routes covering the length and breadth of the city. You can switch between the routes easily. You may hop on and off the bus as many times you want at any of the 38 stops close to major Paris attractions.
• You could also simply sit back and relax in the bus as the key Paris highlights glide past your window!
• With your hop-on, hop-off ticket, you will receive a discount booklet that offers discounted entry to many museums, monuments and local attractions.
Major attractions covered
• The Eiffel Tower
• Notre Dame
• Sacré Coeur, Montmartre
• The Champs Elysées
• The Louvre
• The Musée d'Orsay
• L'Arc de Triomphe
• The Grand Palais
• The Tuileries Garden
• Centre Pompidou
ORIGINAL LONDON SIGHTSEEING HOP-ON, HOP-OFF TOUR
Plan your own sightseeing itinerary with this London hop-on, hop-off ticket and see the major attractions in the city. Your ticket comes with a validity of 24 and 48 hours.
You may hop on and off the bus as many times as you like across three main sightseeing tour routes plus two feeder services connecting the major train stations and hotel districts. From historic sites and attractions, to some of the most famous views in the world, the well-located stops are closed to all the major London attractions, some of which are as follows:
• The Tower of London
• St Paul’s Cathedral
• London Eye
• Madame Tussauds
• Piccadilly Circus
• Kensington Palace
• Hyde Park
• Royal Albert Hall
• British Museum
• Baker Street Station
You may also choose to enjoy a panoramic tour of the city aboard bus equipped with multilingual commentary.
Your London Sightseeing hop-on, hop-off ticket also offers some fantastic value additions: FREE Thames River Sightseeing Cruise between Westminster (Big Ben) and Tower of London piers. The all-weather boats with panoramic windows and open-air deck areas, depart between 10am and 4pm, every 30-40 minutes.
FREE Walking Tours:
The Changing of the Guard Walk(10am), leaves daily from The Original London Visitor Centre at Trafalgar Square.
Rock ‘n’ Roll Walking Tour(1pm), leaves daily from The Original London Visitor Centre at Trafalgar Square.
Jack the Ripper Walking Tour(4pm), leaves daily from The Original Tour bus stop at the Tower of London on Tower Hill.
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.
Please reach the boarding point 10 minutes prior to your departure.
The Changing of the Guard ceremony in London generally takes place on Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday (subject to change) and is weather permitting. For those days where the Changing of the Guard does not take place outside Buckingham Palace (usually Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday and days with poor weather) visitors on our walking tour will be able to enjoy spectating the ceremony at Horse Guards situated just off Whitehall in Central London.