Tour description provided by Viator

Pack Paris’ highlights all into one day hop-on, hop-off bus pass, including a skip-the-line ticket to the Louvre For the time selected ( redeem your voucher on the day requested ,30 minutes prior to the Louvre Entrance Ticket). With your Big Bus bus pass, get access to two routes with 15 stops around Paris. Because the buses run every five to 20 minutes, you can plan your own itinerary and go at your own pace. Plus, an extra added bonus allows you to skip the line at one of Paris’ most popular museums — the Louvre.Please note Louvre entrance ticket is now time-stamped, please select the departure requested:

10.30am departure

1pm departure

When you book this hop-on, hop-off bus pass, including a skip-the-line time stamped ticket to the Louvre, the day you’ve booked for is actually the day you will visit the Louvre. Exchange your voucher 30 minutes prior to the departure from our central located agency nearby the Louvre Museum. You can choose either a 1-day or 2-day ticket, and your ticket is valid for either one or two days from the very first time you use it on the bus lines. Big Bus offers two different hop-on, hop-off bus routes — the Classic Route and the Montmartre Route. The Classic Route takes about two and a half hours to complete, while the Montmartre Route only takes about an hour and 15 minutes. Combined, the routes have 15 stops all around Paris at popular landmarks, such as Eiffel Tower, Notre Dame Cathedral, and Moulin Rouge. For a complete list of the stops on each route, see the Itinerary below. Because the buses run every five to 20 minutes, it’s super easy to plan your trip, and visit the places that interest you most. If you’re interested in learning more about the city as you ride, audio commentary is available for you to listen to. Plus, the visit to the Louvre will be time stamped, and will avoid the chaos of the crowded lines with your skip-the-line admission ticket. Pass by those waiting, and head inside to see one of the largest collections of European art in the world, including the famous Mona Lisa painted by Leonardo da Vinci. Please keep in mind the Louvre Museum is closed on Tuesdays.

Classic Route:

Stop 1: Eiffel Tower

Stop 2: Champ de Mars (Avenue Joseph Bouvard)

Stop 3: Opéra Garnier

Stop 4: Louvre-Pyramide (Big Bus Information Centre, 11 Avenue de l’Opéra) - Stop here for the Montmartre route and for the Louvre Museum

Stop 5: Louvre-Pont des Arts - Stop here for the Louvre museum

Stop 6: Notre Dame Cathedral

Stop 7: Musée d'Orsay

Stop 8: Champs-Elysées

Stop 9: Grand Palais

Stop 10: Trocadéro

Montmartre Route:

Stop 1: Louvre - Big Bus Information Center - Stop here for the Classique Route and the Louvre Museum

Stop 2: Pigalle - Moulin Rouge

Stop 3: Sacré Coeur

Stop 4: Gare du Nord

Stop 5: Musée Grevin