Every year, the Bastille Day fireworks offer a spectacular fireworks display at the Eiffel Tower, the capital’s most famous monument. To enjoy the display in romantic and comfortable surroundings, an original idea is to book a dinner cruise on a boat navigating on the Seine. The perfect place to admire the event from several unique viewpoints, through the windows or from the deck of the boat, far from the crowds.
Bastille Day dinner cruise and dancing aboard La Marina
La Marina invites you for a festive July 14th with music on the Seine. The dinner cruise includes: a river cruise with incomparable views of the monuments and bridges of the French capital; a dinner of refined French cuisine - scallops, mi-cuit de bœuf, croustade of snails, braised chicken leg, Viennese biscuit with chocolate ganache, Strawberry poppy macaron …
Departure time: 9.15pm
Prices adult: €119. Child (3-11 years old): €35
14 July - Bastille Day Dinner Cruise aboard the Bateaux Parisiens
The Bateaux Parisiens offer you a very special Bastille Day evening: a magical cruise along the Seine to contemplate the landmark sites of the French capital through the boat’s huge glass windows; a gourmet dinner cooked on board by a chef (chilled asparagus soup, half-smoked salmon fillet, Rossini-style rump of veal, crunchy red-berry macaron, sweets); an orchestra provides musical entertainment and the fireworks set off from the Eiffel Tower provide the perfect finale to the cruise!
Elegance Service: €155. Privilege Service: €190. Premier Service: €220
Menu includes : champagne aperitif and with dessert, selection of superior quality wines, petit fours served with the coffee
Boarding: until 7.30pm at pontoon n°7
Departure time: 8pm
Return time: midnight
Special Sightseeing 14 July – French National Holiday Cruise aboard the Bateaux Parisiens
For those who do not want to have dinner on the boat but would just like to enjoy the monuments along the water and see the spectacular July 14th fireworks display, the Bateaux Parisiens invite you to step aboard for a boat trip along the Seine returning to the foot of the Eiffel Tower for the fireworks display. A meal pack is served on board during your cruise.
Boarding: Pontoon 6, 15 min prior departure
Departure time: 7.30pm, 7.45pm, 8.pm, 8.15pm
14 July - Bastille Day Dinner Cruise aboard the Bateaux Mouches
Embark on an unforgettable dinner cruise, with a live orchestra for musical entertainment. You’ll be served a gourmet French menu – appetizers, caramelized and smoked duck foie gras, langoustines, château filet, and crispy vanilla tart as you cruise along the river. On this 2hr15 boat trip, you’ll discover stunning views of the most beautiful Parisian monuments from the boat’s panoramic terraces. Highlight of the cruise: the boat docks at the quayside next to the Alma Bridge opposite the Eiffel Tower, where on July 14th a fabulous fireworks display takes place.
Boarding: 8pm, pont de l’Alma
Departure time: 8.30pm
Return time: 10.45pm
Prices: adult: €175. Child: €68
Bastille Day Champagne Cruise with Vedettes du Pont Neuf
The Vedettes du Pont Neuf welcome you for a 1-hour champagne cruise at nightfall. It’s a chance to discover Paris’s most beautiful monuments lit up from every angle, in a festive atmosphere for this special National Holiday. With a glass of champagne, this cruise is ideal for celebrating Bastille Day in the capital!
Boarding: 7pm or 20.15pm Ile de la Cité
Return time: 8pm or 9.15pm
Prices: adult: €17
Special Bastille Day Gourmet Cruise with Vedettes du Pont Neuf
Begin your evening in the heart of Paris on Île de la Cité, where you will leave for a 2 1/2-hour trip along the Seine! On the programme: discover Paris’s iconic buildings from the Seine while enjoying a gourmet hamper containing: 1 mini Provençale tart, 1 cheese gougère, 1 mini crab cake, 1 veggie burger, 1 apricot stuffed with foie gras, slices of truffle Gouda, 1 individual petit pain, 2 French biscuits, 2 marshmallows. At the key moment, the boat will line up with the Eiffel Tower to make sure you have front-row seats for the fireworks display!