To facilitate alternative transportation
and leisure activities in urban waterways

Bike guided ride in Paris along the Marne

Le Grand Huit

New and original, you will visit the Marne water's edge on authentic and beautiful Dutch bicycles and tandems. 

You will discover main sites of interest as well as the history of the parisian entertainment paradise in the 1900s.  Your cycling guide will show you what he loves about this place, stopping a dozen times to comment during this 2 hours, and he will suggest you bicycle games. Naturally, you will see the famous taverns called guinguettes, a castle, the river life and sailors, a 7th century abbey, two famous bridges, and hear about legendary characters and stories... 

The cool and easy ride, the variety of bikes, the nice nature so close to Paris make this visit an increasing success with tourists but also business teams, families with teenagers, hen or stag parties …

 The ride is also possible for young people over 11 years old and over 1.50 m tall

The price is 23 €/p, and ride when you want  if your group is composed of 5 up to 14 people per guide . 

In English or French

Very easy access, Tube station called Joinville le Pont, close to Paris by bike too. See contact page.

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This is definitely the summer of the scooter. In Lomme for the school children who pass the Grand Huit's scooter license, at Codifis whose employees try out our scooters for a month to get to work, at the Joinville le Pont summer party and of course during our famous guided tours of Lille and the historic heart of Paris.

Eight brand new crazy bikes have joined Le Grand Huit this 1st of may. Weird, rare, unknown, for some of them we don't even have found a name, yet. But this one is the Monster, presented by our brand new guide Elisa. Will she success on the bike ?? Welcome Elisa ! 

Inauguration of the brand new Paddling section of Le Grand Huit in Amiens this Week End 06/07th of april . No need to get to to Venice. You will surf at the foot of the Gothic cathedral and in through the unique maze of l little canals running through garden plots known as “hortillonages”. Whether you are an experienced paddler or just a beginner, you are welcome.