The 5 Best Champagne Cruises on the Seine in Paris

Enjoy a champagne cruise to discover the most beautiful monuments in Paris or relax after a long day. Choose among the 5 best champagne cruises in Paris.

Croisière champagne

Summary of the best champagne cruises in Paris, classified by theme:

 

➡️ Best champagne cruise with meal included

Le Capitaine Fracasse: The company offers dinner and brunch cruises with champagne.

 

➡️ Best champagne cruises with the best guides

Vedettes du Pont Neuf: The guides are pleasant and provide some anecdotes during the cruise.

Vedettes de Paris: The guides have good knowledge and also provide some anecdotes throughout the cruise.

 

➡️ Best champagne cruise for Valentine’s Day

Vedettes du Pont Neuf: The company organizes a candle-lit champagne cruise for Valentine’s Day in a softened and magical atmosphere.

 

➡️ Best champagne cruise with several choices of rides

Paris Dîner Croisière: The company offers several champagne cruises among which a night cruise, a day cruise, a tasting cruise and a dinner cruise.

 

➡️ Cruises with the most availability

Bateaux-Mouches: The Champagne Cruise goes off every 30 minutes from 10:00 am to 10:30 pm in high season, and every 40 minutes from 11:00 am to 9:20 pm in low season.

Paris Dîner Croisière: The Champagne Cruise by Day goes off every 30 to 45 minutes, from 10:30 am to 10:30 pm or from 11:00 am to 9:00 pm, depending on the season.

 

Here are the descriptions of the 5 best champagne cruises in Paris.

 

Bateaux-Mouches

Port de la Conférence, 75008 Paris

Champagne Moët
Tasting of Champagne Moët & Chandon Brut Imperial

Embark on a 1h10 Champagne Cruise on the Seine, with a glass of champagne. You will have a mini-bottle of Champagne Moët & Chandon Brut Imperial.

Cruises set off every 30 minutes from 10:00 am to 10:30 pm in high season, and every 40 minutes from 11:00 am to 9:20 pm in low season.

The cruise map is available in 25 languages and the tour is commented in 8 languages.

You will have the chance to get a souvenir photo by paying an extra.

Price: starting from €24.50

We like:

  • Departures every 30 to 40 minutes depending on seasons
  • Air-conditioned or heated rooms depending on seasons
  • Diversity of languages
  • 360° view

We like less:

  • A large number of visitors

 

Le Capitaine Fracasse

L’île aux Cygnes, Escale de Point de Bir-Hakeim, 75015 Paris

Brunch Cruise
Chamapgne Brunch Cruise

Discover the two champagne cruises offered: the Champagne Dinner Cruise and the Champagne Brunch Cruise.

During the Champagne Dinner Cruise, you will savor a complete menu including foie gras, gazpacho or shrimp, then roasted cod back or guinea fowl and finally chocolate dessert or rum baba. This cruise is offered from Sunday to Friday at 8:45 pm, and on Saturday at 6 pm or 8:30 pm.

With the Champagne Brunch Cruise, you will be able to taste pastries, fruit salad, avocado toast and smoked salmon. You can go on this cruise every Sunday at 12:30 am.

You can also enjoy a Superior Champagne Brunch Cruise, where you will enjoy a bottle of Superior Champagne.

Several options are offered, including a premium table or a bouquet of 5 roses.

You can access several applications to have a detailed monument description, through geolocalisation, such as Hapi or Vizibook (free applications in French).

Price: from €51 to €79

We like:

  • Cancellation without charge and without conditions up to 3 days prior
  • A long cruise of 1h30 or 2h30
  • Quite affordable prices

We like less:

  • The service which is a bit slow

 

Paris Dîner Croisière

seine night

Choose among 4 different champagne cruises. The Champagne cruise by day is offered every 30 to 45 minutes depending on seasons, from 10:30 am or 11:00 am to 9:00 pm or 10:30 pm.

The Champagne tasting cruise is offered every day except on Sunday, at 6 pm. You will taste 3 champagnes: 1 brut, 1 demi-sec and 1 rosé. A sommelier will give you detailed explanations.

The Champagne Dinner cruise sets off every day at 9:15 pm. You will discover the most beautiful monuments of Paris while eating delicious cuisine.

You can also enjoy the Night cruise on the Seine with the champagne option in a bistrot-cozy ambiance.

Price: between €18 and €120

We like:

  • A wide choice of champagne cruises
  • A long cruise of 1h30 to 2h

We like less:

  • The recorded and transcribed audio comments

 

Vedettes de Paris

Port de Suffren 75007 Paris

Chamapgne tasting
Tasting of several champagnes

Go for a 1 hour Champagne Tasting Cruise. The front lounge of the boat is privatized for the event and a sommelier will have you taste several champagnes and you can discover the history of Parisian monuments at the same time.

The cruise is offered every day at 6 pm.

Two languages are available: French and English

Price: €65

We like:

  • The knowledge and anecdotes of the guide
  • The tasting of several champagnes
  • The presence of a sommelier
  • The privatized lounge

We like less:

  • The microphone is a bit shaky
  • The time: only 1 hour

 

Vedettes du Pont Neuf

Square du Vert Galant, 75001 Paris

Valentine's Day Champagne Cruise
Valentine’s Day Champagne Cruise

Go for a Champagne Cruise “La Parisienne” for 1h30 in a Parisian bistrot atmosphere.

A friendly guide will help you discover the history of the City of Light and its monuments.

A cold meat and cheese platter if offered for €12.

For Valentine’s Day, embark on a romantic journey with the Candlelit Champagne Cruise. You will be illuminated by candle lights. Enjoy a special moment with your partner and savor the Champagne. You will pass in front of the Eiffel Tower at the moment of its glittering light.

Price: starting from €24.50

We like:

  • The knowledge of the friendly guide
  • The Valentine’s Day cruise
  • The meal option

We like less:

  • The crowd
  • The wait

 

Comparative table of Champagne cruises in Paris

Companies Departure Duration Price Advantages
 Bateaux-Mouches – Every 30 to 40 minutes from 10:00 am to 10:30 pm or from 11:00 am to 9:20 pm 1h10  €24.50 the Champagne Cruise – Numerous tours

– Diversity of languages

 Le Capitaine Fracasse – From Sunday to Friday at 8:45 pm

– Saturday at 6 pm and 8:30 pm

– Sunday at 12h30 am

1h30 to 2h30 €79 the Champagne Dinner Cruise

 €51 the Champagne Brunch Cruise

 €66 the Superior Champagne Brunch Cruise

– Multiple choices

– Long cruise

– Free cancellation

 Paris Dîner Croisière – Every 30 to 45 minutes from 10:30 am to 10:30 pm or from 11:00 am to 9:00 pm

– Every day except on Sunday, at 6 pm

– Every day at 9:15 pm

1h30 to 2h  €18 the Night cruise  “La Parisienne” (champagne option available)

 €120 the Champagne Dinner cruise

– Numerous tours

–  Wide choice of cruises

  Vedettes de Paris – Every day at 6 pm 1h  €65 the Champagne Tasting Cruise – Knowledge of the guide

– Several champagnes

– Presence of a sommelier

 Vedettes du Pont Neuf 1h30 €24.50 the Champagne Cruise “La Parisienne”

 €25 the Champagne Candlelight Cruise

– Knowledge of the guide

– Valentine’s Day Cruise