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Exploring Paris by bike

Information and tips for seeing the sights in Paris by bike

Exploring Paris by bike

Cycle your way around Paris and its iconic landmarks! Exploring the capital by bike is easy thanks to the quality of the infrastructure and services: more than 1,000 kilometres of bike paths and bike lanes, numerous possibilities for bike hire, guided tours ... It is also a way of seeing Paris in a different way, enjoying the fine weather, having a good time with friends, alone, as a couple or with the family, and discovering little-known districts. Seeing Paris by bike is an economical and ecological way of getting around.
Visiting Paris by bike means feeling free, enjoying the fresh air, saving money, getting around without polluting, doing sport... On your bikes!
Discover Paris by bike at your own pace via numerous cycle routes
An original way to have a guided tour of Paris is … to hop on a bike and follow the guide!
The Paris Passlib’ is the essential pass for sightseeing in Paris and offers several possibilities for cycling in the city: rental of city bikes (classic or electric), as well as themed guided tours of Paris by bike.
Covering an area of 995 hectares, the Bois de Vincennes is perfect for cycling. Set off from the Porte Dorée!
With its cedars, oaks, planes and ginkgo biloba trees, the Bois de Boulogne offers a country cycle ride in the west of Paris! Join us at the Arc de Triomphe for the start of the ride.
The offbeat event that takes you on a bike ride into landmark Parisian sites is back!
Veloscenic: a remarkable 450 km trail between Paris and Mont Saint-Michel Bay.
The Scandibérique, a 1,700 km cycle route that crosses France from the north-east to the south-west, passing through Paris.
The Avenue Verte: an unusual 470 km cycle route between Paris and London.
La Seine à Vélo is a cycling route covering a distance of more than 400 km through the Île-de-France region and Normandy. It connects Paris to the sea at Le Havre or Deauville.
All the practical information you need to visit Paris by bike: parking, safety advice, a map of cycle paths and cycle lanes, good addresses for cycling in Paris...
An ideal way to explore the French capital freely and at your own pace is to rent a bike for a day, a weekend, or a week.