Paris bike tours
and rentals

Paris Bike rentals and bike tours are a best way to visit Paris. Ride a bike or rollerblading in Paris easy to circulate in the big city.  Not other country takes cycling as seriously as France. France came in second place for bike sales in Europe for 2009.

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City Hall has put energetic program to encourage bike use and establish new lanes through Paris. The city has 200 km of cycle lanes! Two major cycle lanes across the city:

  • One runs between Bois de Vincennes and Bois de Boulogne
  • Other lane from Parc de Pantin to Porte de Vincennes.

Rent bicycles in Paris

Where can I rent a bike in Paris?

The Velib' Program is about thousands Bicycles available for rent on Service Points around the city. First 30 minutes are free! 1 day (24 hours) is 1.70 Euro and 7 days is 8 Euros! One year rent is also available for 39 €. There is a deposit of 150 euros (in case you don't return the bike). 

Velib stations: 2 rue Jean Meroz, metro Franklin Roosevelt. 7 place de l'Hotel de Ville, metro Hotel de Ville. 2 rue de l'oratoire, metro Louvre Rivoli. 85 avenue Bosquet metro Ecole Militaire. 12 place de la Chapelle, metro La Chapelle.

Freescoot has two locations in Paris: 63 quai de la Tournelle 5th arrondissement and 144 Boulevard Voltaire 11th arrondissement.A place where to Rent scooters in Paris and bike. Also you find electric bikes to rent in Paris.

Maison du Velo in Paris: 37 Boulevard Bourdon 4th arrondissement.

Paris bike tours 

To see Paris, several private companies offer amazing bike tours in Paris.

Fat Tire Tours 24 rue Edgar Faure 15th arrondissement. Day bike tour, Versailles bike tours, Monet's Gardens bike tours, private family bike tours, night bike tours, group bike tours in Paris.

Did you know you can visit Paris by bike?

The route covers the Hotel de Ville, the Marais, Place Des Vosges, Bastille, Notre Dame, Ile St. Louis, Ile de la Cite, Sainte Chapelle, the Latin Quarter, St. Germain, Pont Neuf, the Louvre Museum, Musee D’orsay, Tuileries Gardens, Les Halles, Pompidou Centre and the Eiffel Tower.

Bike About Tours inside the Vinci Car Parking- Rue de Lobau Paris 04. Metro: Hotel de Ville. The Parisian day bike tour, the route, Hotel de Ville, the Marais, Place Des Vosges, the Bastille, the river Seine Notre Dame, Ile St. Louis/Ile de la Cite, Sainte Chapelle, The Latin Quarter/St. Germain, Pont Neuf, Louvre Museum, Musee D’orsay, Tuileries Gardens, Les Halles, the Pompidou Centre and a view of the Eiffel Tower.

The Versailles bike tour,  Private family bike tour, the private group bike tour. Bike rentals full Day

Paris Bike Tour 38 rue de Saintonge Paris 3rd arrondissement. Metro Filles du calvaire Republique. Three guided tours by bike Paris Right Bank, Paris left Bank, Paris by night.

FREE entry to 60+ Paris attractions plus

Segway tours

Exploring Paris on a segway this futuristic stand up motorized scooter is not bad at all. Learn first how it works during one hour and you will have so much fun!

Paris Segway day tour is four hours time, you'll see the Eiffel Tower, Napoleon's tomb, Louvre Museum, Musee d'Orsay, Tuileries Gardens, Champs Elysees, Arc de Triomphe...

Reservation: 24, rue Edgar Faure Paris 15th. 

Bikers tips

  • The quais along the Seine is closed to cars on Sunday (9am to 4pm). Lovely areas for cycling!
  • You can take your bike for free on some RER lines (but not the Metro)
  • Pick-up a Free Paris A Velo Map at any Mairie, tourist office or bike shop.
  • La Fete du Velo is a cycling festival in Paris in June.
  • Whether you buy your bike to a specialist in sports, a supermarket or even by internet, your bike should come fully assembled and fully adjusted.
  • Best pizza in Paris

Bike events in Paris

Fête du Vélo in Paris is a bike fest in June.

Tour de France is a famous bicycle race in France in July. The race finishes in Paris.

PARIS-BREST-PARIS in August. Bike race.

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