In addition to being a must-see tourist destination, Paris is among the most populous cities in Europe. And, as in other cities of similar size, it is sometimes subject to air pollution problems. PARISCityVISION is committed to responsible tourism, and has made a selection of several excursions and guided tours that add no CO2 emissions to the Paris sky!
Ecotourism by electric vehicle, a zero CO2 option!
Looking to trade in a panoramic bus or car for green transportation that generates no air pollution or noise? Check out these excursions and guided tours in the heart of Paris by Segway, electric scooter, or Nosmoke Car, an all-electric recreational vehicle with a striking resemblance to the lovable Mehari.
Whether alone, as a couple, or a group, come see Paris’s most illustrious landmarks and neighborhoods, all while reaffirming your respect for the planet and neighborhood tranquility. You’ll also get to try out other more fun and environmentally friendly means of transport. There’s no better way to give sustainable, responsible tourism a whirl!
A unique, sustainable, and different view of Paris
Beyond just an alternative means of transport, these electric vehicles offer Paris visitors an occasion to experience something new and different. By participating in our responsible tourism, you will see Paris from a different viewpoint. Getting around by Segway or electric scooter makes it possible to travel longer distances than on foot without getting tired. What’s more, these vehicles offer access to areas reserved for walkers, namely sidewalks (at low speed) squares, and parks without any constraints. The Nosmoke Car, exemplifies the very idea of the freedom vacation offers.
Try out responsible tourism in Paris
Take advantage of your time in Paris try responsible tourism. A few simple reflexes will allow you to limit your impact on the environment, while also getting involved in local life.
Use public transportation, a more environmentally friendly solution than individual vehicles. For a solution that’s both mobile and sustainable, check out our tourist bus offers that service multiple stops.
Avoid buying souvenirs from curbside vendors. It’s better to buy from established businesses, as they contribute to the city’s economic development and reduce the risks of purchasing counterfeits.
If you are staying at a hotel, you can request that your sheets and towels not be changed every day. By helping to reduce electricity, water, and laundry use, you are truly participating in eco-tourism and displaying your commitment to environmental responsibility.
Visit the greatest of Parisian monuments, while also taking the time to go off the beaten track. The responsible tourism movement is also a quest for a different experience, more in-tune with local culture. Participate in guided tours and visits to authentic neighborhoods and cross paths with Parisians going about their daily life.
Climb onto a Segway and discover Paris in a friendly and fun new way. Go on a thrill ride as you visit the area around the Louvre or the most emblematic monument of Paris.
3.5 hours walking tour through the area of Bastille, to discover the history of Paris from its bistrots and wine bars! The tour includes stops in three places with wine, beer and food tasting in each bar and a visit to one of Paris’ oldest market for cheese tasting.
Dive into a fascinating adventure around the Ile de la Cité. Using and audio-pen, you’ll hear fascinating histories told by Lorànt Deutsch. You’ll be delighted by this excursion set to the tone of the famous French actor's voice - Lorànt Deutsch will immerse you in the history of Paris throughout the centuries, centered around the Ile de la Cité.
The Paris Half-Day Bike Tour is our signature tour. This tour delivers an essential orientation to the city and the most sought after attractions.
Le Chateau de Versailles awaits you in all its grandeur as you return to the time period of the most famous French kings and queens. This tour will certainly be a highlight of your time in Paris.
Our Paris Night Bike Tour is the way to experience the “City of Light” at its best. We’ll cruise through town as the city lights up around us and see Paris from both bike and boat
Discover Paris like a local during this guided bicycle tour. You will discover the Parisians' favorite meeting places and enjoy a tasting of local products in a typical market.
Slip into the shoes of an expert perfumer during the Eau de Cologne workshop, led by a Fragonard expert. Discover the history of the perfume and make your own custom Eau de Cologne. Complement what you learned in the workshop with a guided tour of the Fragonard Perfume Museum.
Take a guided tour of the main rooms of the Louvre museum and see major works of art like the Mona Lisa. Time to walk freely through the other rooms at the end of the visit.
Leave the tourist traps behind and uncover one of the most beautiful and romantic areas in the city, the Canal Saint-Martin, home to culinary artisans who are setting an exciting new standard for French food. Your savvy local guide will accompany you on a walk through the trendy stomping grounds of the city’s "bobo’s" – a nickname given to the bourgeois bohemians in the area.