Glamorous Paris with a Riva boat cruise
Published on 20 July 2018 in Visit Paris
Discover the glamour of a Seine cruise by Riva boat. The Riva is the epitome of 1950s and 60s Italian elegance - wrap a scarf around your hair to protect it from the wind a la Audrey Hepburn, sip a glass of champagne and sit back and relax on the comfortable bench seat.
A Riva boat cruise: another view of Paris
Forget the Champs-Élysées, the most beautiful avenue in Paris is the River Seine. Far from the bustle of the crowds and the sound of traffic, the river offers spectacular views of some of the capitals most iconic monuments. The Conciergerie, Notre-Dame, the Eiffel Tower, the Louvre and the Musée d'Orsay are revealed in all their glory. Nothing will impede your view of these beautiful architectural masterpieces as you admire them from an authentic Riva boat built on the island of Murano.
A Riva boat cruise: unique conditions
As you board a Riva boat for a Seine cruise, you're entering a bubble of intimacy and glamour. Surrounded by the lustrous oak and mahogany of this legendary craft, your pilot will take you from monument to monument at a pace that suits you. The City of Light will unfold before your eyes – it's the perfect setting for a sunset aperitif, a special anniversary celebration, or a marriage proposal. And of course, the Hotel Les Plumes team is at your disposal to provide you with all the information you need to organise your Riva boat cruise.
A racy and elegant boat, the Riva fits perfectly with the Parisian architecture. You will feel a celebrity as you sit in the open air cockpit or in the cabin on this jewel of the Italian shipbuilding industry. A truly unforgettable way to discover Paris!