Our team is 100% local, light hearted by nature, and dedicated to sharing their country’s history with others.
They focus on sharing their knowledge in an interactive and easy to remember way. There are no dry monotoned guides on our team!
Each guide has a great personality, a true desire to share authentic experiences with others, and a real dedication to their tour subject. This is why we believe that we have some of the best guides in all of France on our team.
Travelling, sunday brunch and snowboarding.
People who chew popcorn too loudly in the theatre.
Going to new places, Stinky cheeses, sushi, Paris early in the morning.
Fogged up glasses, cooked spinach, being inactive.
Chicago (Paris since ‘05)
Her children, Nutella-banana crepes, people watching, Paris at sunrise.
Uncooked onions, litterbugs, and not having and toilet paper.
Answering email, swings, singing the Hou Hou Haha song.
Paris & Rome, magret de canard, and the Pompidou Center.
Coca-Cola, pigeons and non curious people.
Live music, sleeping in my own bed, mediterranean cuisine.
Traffic jams, strikes, missing the train.
Building crazy projects with crazy people, laughing and summer apéros.
People who lack a sense of humor, being uninspired.
Meeting people, Chocolat Chaud at Angelina's, singing in the shower.
Deadlines and Brussels sprouts.
Rugby, travelling, cooking, playing bocci on the canal St Martin.
Chocolate (seriously), wearing a tuxedo.
Singing Opera, watching movies, picnics on the Seine river banks.
Angry people in the Metro, alarm clocks.
Sweets, the Orsay Museum, and hiking in the Fontainebleau forest.
Thunder storms and slow trains.
Having an 'apéro' with friends on the Seine river banks, dark chocolate.
Strikes, snobs, eating meals without bread.
Eating crepes and drinking white coffee on a terrace.
Grumpy people, smelly fish, public toilets.
PLEASE CAREFULLY READ THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS AND THE FAQ's BEFORE BOOKING A TOUR THROUGH WWW.BLUEFOX.TRAVEL
These are the Terms and Conditions that apply to any tour run by BLUE BIKE TOURS SARL in France under the brands BLUE BIKE TOURS or BLUE FOX TRAVEL.
In this document, BLUE BIKE TOURS might be abbreviated as BBT and BLUE FOX TRAVEL as BFT.
Because BLUE BIKE TOURS is a registered French company, for all tours taking place in France, only the French Law will apply in case of conflict.
Tours run Rain or Shine. BBT reserves the right to cancel any of its tours in case of an Act of God. In such instances full refunds will be given to anyone who was not able to take their tour.
BBT offers a 100% refund if a reservation is cancelled more than 72 hours before the scheduled start of the tour. No refunds are given for ANY reason once within the 72 hrs prior to the scheduled tour.
If the tour you took with us didn’t meet your expectations, we are happy to give a 100% refund as long as:
A valid credit card is required to secure your booking. We accept Visa, Mastercard and American Express. None of your personal credit card and billing informations are stored by BBT.
We are committed to protecting your privacy. Your personal informations will not be disclosed to any third parties.
All reservations made for children under the age of 18 years old must be made by an adult.
All reservations made for a child under the age of 18 years old must also include the reservation for an adult who will be 100% solely responsible for the safety and well being of the child while on the tour.
Every child under 13 partaking in a bicycle tour will be required to wear a helmet and a reflective vest by French Law.
The adult who accompanies the child(ren) agrees to the responsibility of choosing (a) properly sized helmet(s), adjusting the helmet(s), and keeping the helmet(s) on head(s) of the child(ren). Blue Bike Tours has helmets in multiple sizes for you to choose from.
Don't forget: Children (0-4) who will be riding in a child or baby seat attached to their parents bike ride for free, but MUST have had their seat reserved beforehand!
Children who will be riding on their own may be subject to a very short trial demonstration before the tour starts in which they will be expected to demonstrate: that they are well suited for their bike’s size and settings, that they know how to brake properly and that they are, in general, good cyclists who can be trusted to follow their Blue Bike Tours guide.
If the Blue Bike Tours guide, or manager, finds that the child is not, for any reason, a good cyclist then the guide, or manager, has the right to refuse to let the child follow the tour on a personal bike. This means they will either be asked to ride on one of our ‘tandems’ which is attached to that of an adult’s bike in a tandem fashion, OR even asked to ride in a child seat attached to the back of an adult’s bike. If the child refuses the change, then the guide or manager has the right to cancel the reservation, and not allow them on the tour.
If you or anyone in your party damages a vehicle, a Blue Bike, a child's bike, a helmet, a child seat, a ‘child tandem’ or any attachments, in such a way that it becomes badly disfigured, broken, or unusable, then BBT reserves the right to claim a fee of up to the price of the damaged vehicle or object.
You and everyone in your party will be kind and respectful to your guide. You and everyone in your party will do their best to follow the safety instructions given orally by the guide before the start of the tour and to abide by the policies outlined on this page. You agree that everyone in your party including yourself will do their best to follow the verbal directions, hand signals, and the physical example of your Guide during the whole tour and always look both ways when crossing a street.
You and everyone in your party will fully respect the rules of the French traffic. You will be solely responsible if you are caught by an authority breaking any rules or laws.
You and everyone else in your party agree that any accident which occurs while your party is on a tour, which injures or harms you or anyone in your party (in any way, including physically, emotionally, or mentally) is not in any way the responsibility of Blue Bike Tours.
You accept all responsibility for any accidents that you or anyone else in your party might experience while on a Blue Bike Tour.
Blue Bike Tours is not to be held responsible for any loss or damage to any personal belongings. You are responsible for all of your belongings.