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Left Bank Scooters

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One of the most unique and exciting ways to explore a city as picturesque as Paris is on a vintage-styled Vespa scooter. Left Bank Scooters offer small group guided Scooter Tours of Paris and to the Chateau of Versailles. Choose from a Paris...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Rue de la paix, 75002 Paris, France
Opéra / Bourse
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 25 December 2012 via mobile

We were met at our hotel mid-morning by Theirry. Who, after filling out the paperwork, led us off on a wonderful tour through Paris' back streets visiting the highlights of the attractions Paris has to offer! Thierry was incredibly knowledgeable of French attractions and history,...More

6  Thank TomUK85
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 18 October 2010

Riding Vespas through Paris is a unique experience. Then why only two stars? If you have zero experience with motor scooters, you'd better hope you get some orientation on how these machines work. When my wife, son and I did this (a 3-hour guided ride),...More

17  Thank francophile12
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I took the off the beaten path tour with Thierry. It was very enjoyable although lane splitting in the Paris traffic was a bit more exciting than expected. The three hours went by very quickly. It would've been more enjoyable in warmer weather but I...More

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Reviewed 8 October 2018

I reserved two scooters with Left Bank and they emailed me a few days later saying they only could deliver one but their place was close to our hotel and asked if we could pick them up. I said no problem. We were running a...More

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LBS-Paris, Gérant at Left Bank Scooters, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello, I am sorry that you had a bad experience with us. Thank you for your feedback, I understand that I should have been more explicit/provide you more details on how to get to our garage when we discussed about your booking and I will...More

Reviewed 6 October 2018 via mobile

We booked the Versailles and countryside tour with Marion who was communicative via email and felt very lucky to grab it last minute. When we arrived, Thierry quickly picked up on the fact that we were given 50cc scooters instead of 125cc scooters even though...More

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LBS-Paris, Gérant at Left Bank Scooters, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Bonjour, Thank for the feedback though, and that great to hear you enjoyed the tour so much and Thierry showed you a good time!! Im glad we were able to organize it all for you :) Well all the best. And we hope to see...More

Reviewed 4 July 2018

My wife and I normally use the Velib bicycle system when visiting in Paris -- it was one of the first such systems in the world and wonderfully designed/maintained.. But higher-up's in Paris decided to change the contractor running the system and the Velib is...More

1  Thank Harry W
Reviewed 30 June 2018 via mobile

Rented a Vespa to ride around Paris with my sister. Marion made everything SO simple and easy. She dropped off the Vespa to my hostel and picked it up a day later. We just texted her via WhatsApp to extend the rents two hours and...More

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LBS-Paris, Gérant at Left Bank Scooters, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi :) I'm sorry to reply so late to your comment Thank for the feedback though, and that great to hear you enjoyed your ride in Paris !! It's definitely the best way to see Paris :) Im glad we were able to organize it...More

Reviewed 28 June 2018 via mobile

This was a fantastic experience. We had 2 kids with a guide on sidecar motorcycle and my wife and i on a vespa. Terry our guide was excellent stopped at all the sites with Terry explaining the history of them all. He spoke very good...More

1  Thank thebaileys2018
LBS-Paris, Gérant at Left Bank Scooters, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Bailey's family Thank for the feedback though, and that great to hear you enjoyed the tour so much and Thierry showed you a good time!! Im glad we were able to organize it all for you :) Kind regards, Marion

Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile

My husband and I booked an afternoon Paris Highlights Tour. We had hoped to take a tour at the beginning of our stay in Paris but we waited too long to book our tour and the only thing available was the afternoon tour on our...More

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Reviewed 28 May 2018

Thierry served as our guide for both the Paris full day trip and the following day the Versailles trip. He was a fantastic guide with a super friendly personality and passion for sharing his in-depth knowledge of French history. He made both tours feel like...More

1  Thank DocPsych
LBS-Paris, Gérant at Left Bank Scooters, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Bonjour, I'm sorry to reply so late to your comment Thank for the feedback though, and that great to hear you enjoyed the tour and Thierry showed you a good time (best guide ever ;) ) !! Im glad we were able to organize it...More

Reviewed 24 May 2018

We did the off the beaten path tour with Thierry and then kept the vespa for an extra day for a trip to Versailles by ourselves. Best part of our trip, if...when we go to Paris again, we'll rent a Vespa for the whole time....More

1  Thank LocalChick808
LBS-Paris, Gérant at Left Bank Scooters, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Bonjour, I'm sorry to reply so late to your comment Thank for the feedback though, and that great to hear you enjoyed the tour and Thierry showed you a good time!! Im glad we were able to organize it all for you :) You are...More

Reviewed 12 April 2018

Marion is an angel...accommodated our every need. Scooters are the ONLY WAY to get around town! You see 4X the things in 1/2 the time!

Thank JosephCotton
LBS-Paris, Gérant at Left Bank Scooters, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Joseph, Thank you very much for your comment :D and so sorry for my late reply Hope to see you soon in Paris Regards, Marion

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Katy P
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Response from hapgator | Reviewed this property |
Half day tour is mostly riding from one historic site to a another with brief stops to take pix and stretch your legs
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LoisG47
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Response from territakespics | Reviewed this property |
We did a sidecar tour and the driver Thierry stopped to let me take photos along the way. Also, I got great footage with my GoPro from the sidecar as we cruised along the streets of Paris!
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Bonjour, Thanks for asking... and sorry for our late answer. Tips are, of course, commensurate to your level of satisfaction. In France there is no obligation to do so. But, as a rule of thumb, 10 to 15% of the bill are... More
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