10 days in Paris & Nantes Itinerary

10 days in Paris & Nantes Itinerary

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Paris
— 5 nights
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Nantes
— 4 nights
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Paris — 5 nights

City of Light

A beautiful and romantic city fit for any itinerary, Paris brims with historic associations and remains vastly influential in the realms of culture, art, fashion, food and design.
Explore Paris' surroundings by going to Palace of Versailles (in Versailles) and Rouen (Cathedrale Notre-Dame de Rouen & Les Racines du Ciel). Next up on the itinerary: explore the world behind art at Louvre Museum, steep yourself in history at Eiffel Tower, shop like a local with Champs-Elysees, and stop by Le Marais.

For photos, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Paris tour planner.

Dublin, Ireland to Paris is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of ferry and train; or do a combination of ferry and car. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Dublin to Paris due to the time zone difference. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Dublin in June, with highs in Paris at 27°C and lows at 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Tue) early enough to fly to Nantes.
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Nantes — 4 nights

Venice of the West

Regarded as an art and history city, Nantes is called the Venice of the West.
Explore Nantes' surroundings by going to Domaine du Vieux Pressoir (in Vaudelnay), Chateau de Villandry (in Villandry) and La Rochelle (Vieux Port & Aquarium La Rochelle). There's much more to do: examine the collection at Les Machines de L'ile, relax and rejuvenate at O35, admire the natural beauty at Jardin des Plantes, and look for gifts at Une ile a part comptoir corse.

To see ratings, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Nantes travel route planner.

You can fly from Paris to Nantes in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In June, daily temperatures in Nantes can reach 27°C, while at night they dip to 14°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sat) so you can catch the flight back home.
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