With your own captain and guide on a small privatized boat with 2-6 passengers, book the best reviewed boat cruise in Paris. Instant booking available!

Far from huge crowded boats, this private boat tour is unique! After boarding at the small Suresnes marina, you will enjoy the thrills of the high speed nautic area just before discovering the Ile Saint Germain chenal and its bucolic environment full of house boats just at the gates of Paris. Next will be the Ile aux Cygnes and the Statue of Liberty facing us, before reaching the Eiffel Tower for a unique point of view from the Seine. Grand Palais, Pont Alexandre III, Musée d’Orsay and the Louvre will be the next highlights rich in history. You will stroll next to Notre Dame to enjoy a one of a kind experience then we will turn to go back and relish the Seine, its bridges and monuments from the other side of the river.

You will have your private pilot and guide to answer all the questions you may have about Paris and France.

Paris by dawn, Paris by day, Paris by night – the choice is yours. We are flexible with departure time or for custom requests (proposal…), do not hesitate to discuss any special need or schedule that you may have.

Please note that the boats can accommodate 10 people but we limit it to 6 passengers when people know each other (families…) or 4 otherwise. Once a booking occurs we directly adjust the availability so you’ll be with maximum 1 other couple . If you want to make sure to have the boat for yourself and make it fully private, please use the “Book for a private group” option available when selection your slot

About the boats:

The boat is a brand new 2019 Pacific Craft 670 with a 200hp Yamaha engine or a 2020 Flipper 700 ST with 200hp Mercury. Both are maintained in pristine condition.
Fusion audio with 4 speakers and a subwoofer, Simrad displays, they are fully equiped to enjoy your cruise with all modern equipments.

We Pride Ourselves On Customer Satisfaction

Hear From Our Happy Guests

Alex
Murfreesboro, Tennessee

I booked this experience for our last night in Paris as a special way to propose to my girlfriend (now fiancé!) Edouard was our captain for the 8:00 P.M. boat ride and it was an experience that we will remember for the rest of our lives. Even before booking,(…)

Светлана
Moscow, Russia

This is really a great opportunity to see Paris privately : great views and very comfortable! We had great time! Only keep in mind traffic in Paris so that you will arrive in time to start your trip! We were late but Axel was very calm :) ( Thank you!)

Kelsey
Lebanon, New Hampshire

This was a really unique way to see Paris. We went at night and it was lovely to see the city lit up and of course the Eiffel Tower light show. Axel was very friendly and his boat comfortable. Definitely recommend seeing Paris this way.

Tracy
Columbus, Indiana

If you’re looking for a truly unique and personal Seine River cruise, book with Axel. My friend and I were fortunate enough to have the boat to ourselves on a sunset trip and it was one of the highlights of our stay in Paris. Our co-captains made sure that we(…)

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Who are we?


Boat in Paris’s proud background starts in 2016 when Axel bought his first boat. Realizing that there was not a single place to rent boats in Paris, he decided to invest in one and to make it available for locals to rent. Demand grew quickly, but many locals and tourists didn’t have the specific licence to operate boats on French Inland Waters, so the boat had to be certified as a passenger boat to make a commercial use of it with a captain (note: this proved to be an administrative headache!).
Now with the correct certifications, he was able to have guests on the boat and quickly gained a reputation as being the only small boat cruising Paris, delivering an amazing travel experience for tourists and locals. The first boat was replaced by a brand new one in 2019, and two more were bought to rent and make tours with very small groups. Alexis and Stéphanie joined the team in 2020, handpicked due to their enthusiasm for Paris. We always want to keep things small and simple, away from the huge crowed boats and closer to our passengers, sharing stories and laughs with everyone while bringing the most personalized experience there is on the river.

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