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05/05/20

2020: Paris, the World’s Cycling Capital

Paris by Bike

Environmentally friendly, cheap, healthy and surprisingly convenient for navigating perilously congested city streets, biking in Paris is becoming the preferred mode of transport for more and more locals.

Paris wants to become the World Cycling Capital in 2020! Thanks to the policy of the City Council, bikes in Paris are gaining ground also on the streets with more than 200 km of bike routes and an additional 70 km of bus lanes also accessible to cyclists. The City’s ambitious goal by the year 2020 is to double these digits and reach 15% of trips in Paris on bike (vs 5% today).

 

Paris by Bike Map

Where to go cycling in Paris? The Paris by Bike map below (you can download it here for free) shows the existing bike lanes in Paris. Red lines are lanes for bikes only while blue lines are shared lanes.

Paris by Bike Map

Paris by Bike Map

 

Bike Rental in Paris

Looking for an alternative to the crowded Parisian metro to explore Paris? Rent a bike and discover the City of Light on your wheels. There are many Paris bike rental proposals, you just need to choose the one that fits you best.

 

Velib Paris

Velib - Paris Bike Rental

Velib Paris is the public bike-share system in the city, available 24h/7d and with more than 1.800 Velib Stations spaced every 300 meters across the capital.

After a period of crisis and decadence, the Velib is rising again like a phoenix from the ashes with two new Paris city bikes: the blue Vélib’ bike is electric, while the green Vélib’ bike is mechanical.

There are different Velib bikes hiring options – for occasional users and for regular users – and passes. The V-Découverte Pass, for example, is valid 24 hours and allows users to take up to 5 Vélib’ at one time. Return the Velib bike to any Velib Station (click here for the Paris Velib Map) before 30 minutes are up, wait a few minutes and then check out a new Velib bike to avoid expensive excess time charges.

For example, a leisurely ride from the Eiffel Tower (in Paris 7) to the Louvre Museum (in Paris 1) takes 15 minutes which is faster than taking the bus or subway.

You can find all the Velib passes and prices here. To plan your Paris bicycle tours better, use the Velib Map with all the Velib docking points. This Velib Map also tells you live how many Velib bikes are left on a specific Velib docking point.

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Other Paris Bike Rental Options

Vintage Bikes Paris

If you prefer a bicycle that is more adapted to your needs, a vintage bike, or you are planning longer rides, look for other options for bike rental in Paris. The price of renting a bike for a whole day is around 20€/day. This option is also convenient if you decide to do long bike rides outside Paris, where there are not Velib Stations.

Rent your bike online with BikesBooking.com. Bikesbooking is a key player in the online booking market for moto and bicycle transport. Just like its big brother Booking.com, Bikesbooking compares prices of 950 rental companies from more than 40 countries to give you the best price guaranteed.

Book your Bike in Paris with Bikesbooking.com

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Light and Handy: Get your Folding Bike in Paris

Paris by Bike

A folding bike makes a great travel companion for people on extended stays in Paris. This kind of bicycle rides and shifts as smoothly as a fancy full-size touring bike. Only 15 kgs, it packs into a wheeled suitcase and does not take up much space in the hotel room.

Brompton and Dahon brands make the best folding bikes in the market. Dahon folding bikes are available on Amazon shops.

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Recommended Bike Accessories for Biking in Paris

Here’s the list of recommended bike accessories for biking Paris. Some of these accessories are a must for your safety while others make your Paris bicycle tours more comfortable and easier.



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Best Bike Tours in Paris

Discover the highlights of Paris or the city’s hidden gems on a guided bike tour. Stop at important sites and enjoy your guide’s commentary on Parisian history and city life.

We’ve rounded up some of the best bike tours in Paris and Paris electric bike tours with excellent reviews. with which to experience Paris culture or just have some organized fun for a few hours.

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Self-Guided Paris Bike Tours: Itinerary+ Map

Self-Guided Paris Bike Tours

If you prefer to bike around Paris alone and at your own pace, World in Paris can help you too. We have selected for you three ideas for seasonal self-guided bike tours in and around the capital. Let’s go!

 

Bike Itinerary #1 Left Bank From East to West

  • Start: Museum of Natural History
  • End: Eiffel Tower
  • Distance: 9km

This self-guided bike tour covers Paris’ Left Bank from East to West. On your way, some interesting Paris sights like the Museum of Natural History, Jardin de Plantes, Arènes de Lutèce, the Arabic World Institute, the Panthéon, Marie De Medicis Fountain, le Sénat, Saint-Sulpice Church, Orsay Museum, Les Invalides, Monument of the Human Rights, Quai Branly Museum and the Eiffel Tower.

 

Bike Itinerary #2 Right Bank Five Stars

  • Start: Opera Garnier
  • Finish: Arc de Triomphe
  • Distance: 6km

Starting from Opéra de Garnier, home of luxury evenings of ballet, bike around some of the most beautiful historic hotels in Paris and other chic addresses. On your way, Hotel Park Hyatt, Hôtel Ritz Paris, Hôtel Costes, Le Meurice, Les Ambassadeurs, Fontaine de la Grille du Coq, Hotel Plaza Athénée, Shangri-La Hotel, Fouquet’s, Hôtel Champs-Elysées Friedland, Hotel Le Royal Monceau – Raffles Paris, and Arc de Triomphe.

 

Bike Itinerary #3 Paris Along the Canals

  • Start: Marina Arsenal
  • End: Paris Philarmonic
  • Distance: 7km

This relaxing bike itinerary (head here for the full description) follows the meanders of Canal Saint-Martin, from Port de l’Arsenal where it flows into the Seine River to Bassin de la Villette, where it becomes the Canal de l’Ourcq.

On your way, see interesting sights like Marina Arsenal, Port de l’Arsenal, Place de la Bastille, Bastille Design Center, Place de la République, Square Frédérick-Lemaître, Jardin Villemin, the picturesque banks of Canal Saint-Martin, Bassin de la Villette, Parc de la Villette, and the Paris Philharmonic.

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Cycle Route Planner and Other Applications for Cycling in Paris

Vintage Bikes in Paris

If you have decided where to go already, you can use GeoVelo, a cool cycle route planner that allows bikers to prepare their bike routes in advance (recommended itinerary, safest itinerary . .). Geovelo is free and it calculates the time to go from A to B. To be used without moderation 😉

For our everyday bike rides, we like to use this (free) mobile application, maps.me. It works offline but you need to download the maps (e.g. Paris and Ile de France) previously. The application shows the best itinerary and calculates the time to reach your target, even if the times are “very sporty”.

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Where to Park your Bike: Veligo

During the day you can park your bicycle almost everywhere as long as you have a good and robust padlock. During the night, leaving a good bike outside can be risky in Paris, especially if it is a good and expensive bike.

To solve this issue, the City Council in partnership with SNCF and RATP (the national trains and RER trains companies) are implementing the service Veligo. Veligo is a kind of secured deposit for bikes opened 24h/24h and always close to the Parisian train stations. The idea is to equip Paris with more bike-parks and to favor the combination of bike + RER for longer journeys.

These Veligo deposits are available after paying an annual subscription of 20€ and having a valid Navigo card. More information about Veligo (only in French) here

Veligo Station

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When Things Go Wrong

Even if rental bicycles are checked periodically or you are biking Paris with your brand new bike s*!XX!it happens and you can get stuck in the middle of the city with a flat tire or a broken bike. What to do?

 

Cyclofix comes to repair your bike

If your bike has problems and you are far from your favorite shop you can call Cyclofix, a new business model born in Paris a couple of years ago but very successful already.

The concept is very simple: the Cyclofix guys ride to the biker’s location (at home or wherever he got stuck) to repair his bike on site. With Cyclofix there’s no need to carry your bike to the next bike shop and leave it there for 24-48 hours to be repaired. How cool is that?

 

Cafe + bike fixing

Another cool service that just opened some time ago is the café-vélo La Chouette Cafe Velo (20 rue du Château d’Eau, Paris 75010). La Chouette is a café-bike store and workshop where you can have your bike repaired while enjoying your cafe & croissant in a very nice atmosphere. Very Parisian!

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Tips to Fully Enjoy Bikes in Paris

The Paris City Council is doing a big effort to promote the use of bicycles in Paris but there is still a long way to overtake other bike-friendly cities like Berlin or Amsterdam. In our opinion, more “bicycle pedagogy” is necessary for Paris, especially amongst the car drivers who tend to open their car doors without checking if there is a biker coming behind!

Even if you have been biking all your life, please take a couple of minutes to read our tips & advice for biking in Paris:

CHECK regularly the condition and pressure of your tires to avoid any incident. Also, check your brakes regularly and your bike light set, especially if you want to ride at night.

RESPECT the highway code, like any other vehicle. Advertise your maneuvers and changes of direction in advance and do not take unnecessary risks.

Unlike American cities, where cyclists obey the same rules as vehicles, Parisian cyclists observe separate rules of the road. The general rule is to stick to marked bike paths, which variously and confusingly go with or against traffic, move from sidewalks to streets and back. These bike paths are dedicated to bicycles only or may be shared with taxis and buses so stay vigilant.

Bike Signs Floor

LEARN the Paris signaling. For clarity and security, the City of Paris has created specific signaling. Thus, cyclists can easily identify bus lanes where they cannot move. These corridors are explicitly signaled by signs located under the signs.

Bike Signs in Paris

These new signs below are located under the traffic lights. The yellow arrow shows the biker the direction to take after the crossing (to the right or straight ahead).

Bike Signs Paris

Example: the traffic light is red for cars but the panel authorizes bikers to turn on the right.
This authorization does not give any rights to cyclists: they are not the priority. To cross the red light, cyclists should exercise caution and respect in all circumstances the priority given to other road users, particularly pedestrians that they must always give way. If the panel does not exist, bikers must stop at the red traffic light.

Parisians are famous for breaking the rules so watch out for scooters (they like to use bicycle lanes from time to time) and pedestrians (sometimes they just don’t respect red traffic lights). You are warned.

REMEMBER that in Paris city buses have priority. Be very careful when approaching a bus stop riding after a bus, the bus can brake suddenly. A bus parked at a stop can also get back on track at any time. To avoid danger, keep a good safety distance and never overtake a bus on the right.

And last but not least, avoid drinking alcohol before biking in Paris, you will need all your neurons “on”!

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Bike Festivals in Paris

TRAVERSÉE DE PARIS EN ANCIENNES: the beginning of January. Originally this is a vintage cars’ festival but there are also vintage bikes and motorbikes with its vintage riders of course!

FESTIVAL DU VOYAGE À VELO: mid-January at Vincennes. This festival is all about your two-wheel friend: talks, short travel movies, photo exhibitions, meeting points, equipment and more.

SALON VÉLO: the beginning of March at Parc Floral de Paris, for professionals and amateurs.

PARIS BIKE FESTIVAL: second half of May at Hippodrome Longchamps. This is a bike fair for professionals and amateurs, the perfect occasion to see the novelties for all kinds of bicycles and its equipment.

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Paris by Bike Guide – Final Note

If you need more information (courses, guided rides, reparation workshops . .) about Paris Cycling, you can visit LA MAISON DU VÉLO, located just in front of Opéra de la Bastille (37 Bd Bourdon, Paris 4). La Maison du Vélo opens Tuesday to Friday from 1 pm to 5 pm.

At the beginning cycling, Paris may look a little bit scary but after a couple of days you will get used to it and you will have a great time.  We truly believe that biking is the best way to discover Paris and we hope this post will encourage you to take a bike in Paris. Now that you have read this quick guide you are ready to bike Paris : -)

 

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  • Cara
    11/24/2017 at 9:53 pm

    Amazing article, thanks for all this detail <3

    • WorldInParis
      11/26/2017 at 5:45 pm

      Thanks Cara for visiting the blog and your nice comment 🙂

  • Edith & Juan
    06/01/2017 at 3:58 am

    What a fun way to explore the city! I can’t wait to visit so that we can see all those beautiful streets.

    • WorldInParis
      06/03/2017 at 9:34 pm

      Yes, fun way to explore the city. Sometimes also adventurous too 😉

  • Clare
    05/31/2017 at 9:02 am

    I would love to explore Paris on bike as I have only done it on foot in the past. I have done a lot of bike tours and think they are great way of seeing a city. Not sure if I would trust myself not to get lost if I was cycling on my own in Paris!! It would be nice though to see some places a bit further out though and cycle more in the countryside.

    • WorldInParis
      06/03/2017 at 9:35 pm

      There are free bike tours every week, starting at Hotel de Ville. That could help to trust yourself cycling in Paris 🙂

  • Kayla Manoe
    05/31/2017 at 6:32 am

    What a fantastic guide! I have been to Paris sooooo many times but now I want to go back just so I can do it by bike! Plus wouldn’t mind eating some delicious pastries again haha

    • WorldInParis
      06/03/2017 at 9:37 pm

      It is another way to explore the city, Kayla. So perfect for a Paris connaisseur like you, I would say 😉

  • Barb
    05/30/2017 at 9:44 am

    This sounds like a great idea to explore Paris by bike. My friend has a scooter and we were getting around with a scooter last time I was there. A bike is even a better option because it allows me to get some exercise as well. I will try it out on my next visit.

    • WorldInParis
      08/10/2017 at 9:19 am

      Bikes are cool, funny and healthy. Sounds great, right? 😉

  • Iza Abao
    05/30/2017 at 9:28 am

    I am impressed that Paris has all of these biking options. It’s all about eco living. I love it! It’s more enjoyable to explore a city when you bike. I like that the little ones can also join in the fun. I would keep in this mind when I visit Paris someday.

    • WorldInParis
      06/03/2017 at 9:43 pm

      I also enjoy exploring new cities by bike, especially if they are well equipped for them. Thanks for your comment 🙂

  • Punita Malhotra
    05/30/2017 at 4:40 am

    How I would love to go around this lovely city by bike, park outside one of those dreamy street cafes or spend an afternoon at an old bookstore. It would have to be vintage bike for me, certainly.

    • WorldInParis
      06/03/2017 at 9:44 pm

      I also love vintage bikes, especially the Peugeot bikes. A pity that they are not produced any more, you can only find second hand Peugeot bikes on internet. Thanks for your comment 🙂

  • Veronika Tomanova
    05/29/2017 at 10:36 pm

    Wow, I never though of visiting Paris by bike! There are quite some hills around Montmartre if I remember right, but at least one can be sightseeing and doing something for the health at the same time! I love that wintage bike in the picture!

    • WorldInParis
      06/19/2017 at 12:22 pm

      Well, YES, Montmartre is probably not the best neighborhood to explore by bike but the rest of Paris is quite flat 🙂

  • Sandy N Vyjay
    05/29/2017 at 8:56 am

    Paris is so charming and there is so much to see and experience in this romantic city. Biking through the city would indeed be ab absolute pleasure. We were not able to do this when we were there last, hope to make amends next time. This article is going to be very useful resource for us, will bookmark for sure.

    • WorldInParis
      06/10/2017 at 4:20 pm

      Thanks Sandy. I am sure you will enjoy Paris by bike if there is another time for you in the city of light 🙂

  • Mike Cotton
    05/28/2017 at 8:34 pm

    What a lovely guide to cycling in Paris. I love your photographs in this article, very cool and chic. A perfect accompaniment for Paris, it just has that vibe.

    • WorldInParis
      06/03/2017 at 9:42 pm

      We also thing a nice bike is the perfect accompaniment for Paris. Glad that you liked the guide 🙂

  • Nina
    05/28/2017 at 8:27 pm

    I loved biking around Europe! this a great guide to Paris, hope to use it one day!

    • WorldInParis
      06/20/2017 at 9:54 am

      Biking in Paris is very cool, hope you will make it! 🙂

  • Alyssa
    05/28/2017 at 5:00 pm

    Great post! I love biking through cities when traveling because it allows me to see what I want and stop wherever to get great photos! Paris is definitely on my travel bucket list!

    • WorldInParis
      06/20/2017 at 9:55 am

      Glad to read this, I agree with you biking Is a great way to explore a new city 🙂

  • Norbert
    05/28/2017 at 10:21 am

    I like your post! In the heat this weekend I propose Bois de Vincennes for a slow ride to the east of Paris.

    • WorldInParis
      06/03/2017 at 9:45 pm

      Too bad that I read your comment too late, Norbert! Rainy WE now so Vincennes will have to wait 😉

  • Fiona Maclean
    05/28/2017 at 8:56 am

    What a comprehensive guide. We are putting together something similar for London too. I’m a coward and too scared to try but this does look great

  • Ben
    05/28/2017 at 8:55 am

    I love cycling around European cities. It’s cheap, eco friendly and a great way to see the city. I would totally pick up one of those vintage bikes in Paris. 😀

    • WorldInParis
      06/19/2017 at 12:24 pm

      My favorite vintage bikes are the Peugeot bikes! A pity they don’t build “retro” bikes so second hand markets are my only option :-/

  • Nic
    05/27/2017 at 4:36 pm

    Getting a bike is usually one the first things we do when we arrive in a new city, it’s definitely the best way to explore and discover hidden gems!

    • WorldInParis
      06/20/2017 at 9:56 am

      Totally agree with you, Nic 🙂

  • Megan Jerrard
    05/27/2017 at 1:37 pm

    Thanks for the cycling map and notes on where to pick up bike rentals – interesting to hear that Paris wants to become the World Cycling Capital in 2020 … I think they may have some stiff competition in Amsterdam, but nothing is impossible! Will be interesting to see if Paris can knock the Holland cycling capitol from their throne! 😀

    • WorldInParis
      05/31/2017 at 8:30 pm

      Megan I don’t thing so but Paris City Council is trying very hard! 😀

  • Travellingdany
    05/27/2017 at 11:12 am

    We’ve explored a bit the Netherlands on a bike but never Paris. What a fun, eco-friendly and uncommon idea! Bucketlisted for my next trip, this will be so useful!

    • WorldInParis
      06/22/2017 at 9:58 am

      Cool that you liked it. Thanks for your nice comment, Dany 🙂

  • Danik
    05/27/2017 at 11:06 am

    I have to admit as I used to live there (many many moons ago), I wouldn’t consider cycling in Paris. But has it improved in recent times. Its worst than London. and I hate cycling in London despite efforts of improving safety etc. I much prefer to take the strolls through the suburbs. 🙂

    • WorldInParis
      05/31/2017 at 8:30 pm

      Danik, biking life is changing in Paris. Maybe you will change your mind when you visit the city again 🙂

  • Natasha
    05/27/2017 at 9:59 am

    This is a really great guide. I have not been to Paris for sooo long. I would love to go back and follow your recommendations for a bicycle tour. I did not even realize they have bike festivals

    • WorldInParis
      06/22/2017 at 10:00 am

      The bike festival is not very known, I think, but it is a great event to meet other bike friendly people and exchange travel ideas and tips

  • Gokul Raj
    05/27/2017 at 9:13 am

    This is such a great post. I love exploring cities on a cycle and Paris would be one of them.

    • WorldInParis
      06/20/2017 at 9:56 am

      Great to read this, Gokul. I am sure you would enjoy Paris by bike 🙂

  • Fábio
    02/14/2017 at 5:00 am

    I am so happy to found this post. In my opinion travel by bicycle it is the best way to really see all the city/country and not just the tourist parts. I did it in Amsterdam (easy) and now I am going to Paris in the end of March for the second time and with your help with this post I will be able to know how to cycle around 🙂

    • WorldInParis
      02/14/2017 at 11:19 pm

      So cool to help! Hope you will enjoy it 🙂

  • Loredana
    02/03/2017 at 2:02 pm

    I love Paris – and I miss it! Exploring it by bike looks like a great idea! There are so many wonderful places in Paris worthy to be discovered by anyone!

    • WorldInParis
      02/20/2017 at 10:46 pm

      Yes but next time you come with good weather, eh? 😉

  • Sandy N Vyjay
    12/11/2016 at 7:46 am

    This is indeed a wealth of information on bicycling in Paris. I would love to cover Paris by bicycle in a leisurely manner and soak in its atmosphere. The last time we were there we had to rush through and hence could not do this. Hope to do this next time around 🙂

    • WorldInParis
      01/03/2017 at 4:18 pm

      I am sure you would enjoy a couple of rides in Paris, Sandy

  • Danica
    12/08/2016 at 6:01 pm

    Omg glad to have found this post! Paris is my dream place. And I think biking around the city is a cool idea! Thanks for this! Bookmarked =)

  • Indrani
    11/01/2016 at 1:12 pm

    I explored Paris by foot. Wish I had thought about bike then , I could have covered more. The foldable bike does seem like a good option.

    • WorldInParis
      11/02/2016 at 12:28 pm

      The foldable bike would allow you to use your own bike everywhere in the world, it fits in a normal suitcase so why not? 😉

  • Sally
    10/29/2016 at 6:26 am

    I love hiring a bike when I am overseas, it is such a great way to get around. I had no idea Paris was the world cycling capital but I can see why. It is such a beautiful city and what better way to see it!

    • WorldInParis
      10/29/2016 at 4:59 pm

      Paris wants to become the world cycling capital but there is still much to do to reach its goal

  • Alex Datsev
    10/24/2016 at 10:42 pm

    Great post! Biking would be an amazing way to see the city and it is fantastic that the authorities are doing so much to promote this much healthier and cleaner mode of travel.

    • WorldInParis
      10/26/2016 at 11:45 am

      YES, they are doing big steps but there is still a long way to go 😉

  • Prasad Np
    10/23/2016 at 7:03 am

    It is so good to see cycles making a comeback in one of the biggest cities in the world. Indeed there is a special charm in discovering a place at slow pace on a cycle

    • WorldInParis
      10/29/2016 at 5:02 pm

      Totally agree with you, Prasad

  • lau
    10/12/2016 at 2:20 pm

    great post! next time i visit Paris i sure will rent a bike

    xx
    lau

    • WorldInParis
      10/13/2016 at 12:00 pm

      that’s very cool, lau 🙂

  • Carolina Colborn
    10/05/2016 at 6:41 pm

    Thought Amsterdam was the World Cycling Capital but you convinced me. Now, if only I could bike!

    • WorldInParis
      10/07/2016 at 9:50 am

      Amsterdam STILL is the World Cycling Capital but Paris will do big efforts to beat it 😉

  • melody pittman
    10/04/2016 at 7:09 am

    I haven’t been to Paris but I definitely like all the suggestions and routes you offer to do the city by bike. That sounds like fun. I better get in shape. 😉

  • Lauren Meshkin @BonVoyageLauren
    10/04/2016 at 5:39 am

    Such a great way to explore one of my favorite cities! I’ll be there next month and I can’t wait. Great post, thanks for sharing 🙂

    • WorldInParis
      10/05/2016 at 3:33 pm

      Hope you will enjoy Paris. You will be welcome to share your Paris blog posts with us 😉

  • Veena
    10/04/2016 at 4:19 am

    Now that I know how to navigate Paris on a bike, the only other thing is booking tickets, I’ve been dreaming of going there! haha Thanks for the write up!

    • WorldInParis
      10/05/2016 at 3:33 pm

      You are welcome! 🙂

  • Gryselle Mae
    10/03/2016 at 4:23 pm

    Paris by bike seems like an awesome idea. Unfortunately, I don’t know how to ride a bike so I might as well just walk. Hahaha 🙂

    • WorldInParis
      10/05/2016 at 3:35 pm

      Ooohh! The Parisian metro can be the solution for you then, many beautiful metro stations for you to explore 😉

  • Castaway with Crystal
    10/03/2016 at 11:50 am

    Great information in there. Love the retro fold up bikes – so cool! Can’t wait to explore Paris, soooon!

    Crystal recently posted… [Photos] Volcanoes and Hot Springs of Rotorua

    • WorldInParis
      10/05/2016 at 3:35 pm

      Cool! 🙂

  • Juliette @ Snorkels to Snow
    10/03/2016 at 6:31 am

    I’ve said it before, I’ll say it again – cycling is such a fantastic way to see Paris! Great guide. I love the Velib system, I was so impressed by it on my last visit to Paris. They should do that more around the world!

    • WorldInParis
      10/05/2016 at 3:35 pm

      And now there is the Velib kids version as well 😉

  • Nancy
    10/02/2016 at 1:12 am

    This is one of the reasons we love visiting Paris, the Velib. It’s so easy to use and we like it so much more than taking the Metro. You get to see Paris from above, not below.

    • WorldInParis
      10/05/2016 at 3:36 pm

      Agree! 🙂

  • Allison
    10/02/2016 at 12:37 am

    Great guide! Biking is definitely one of my favorite ways of discovering a city. You can get such a great overview for it and get a bit off the beaten path!

    • WorldInParis
      10/05/2016 at 3:36 pm

      Thanks Allison 🙂

  • Kaylene
    10/01/2016 at 7:25 pm

    Cycling would be such a fun way to see Paris! I’ll have to rent a bike next time I visit. Also, great info because sometimes biking in European cities can be confusing and knowing what are the rules of the roads is tricky

    • WorldInParis
      10/05/2016 at 3:37 pm

      Thanks Kaylene 🙂

  • Rebecca
    10/01/2016 at 3:07 pm

    I wouldn’t have thought about biking in Paris. What a great way to see the city! Sure beats driving or the Metro where you don’t see much between stops. These are great tips to get the most out of biking in Paris!