10 days in Paris & Nantes Itinerary

10 days in Paris & Nantes Itinerary

Created using Inspirock France route maker
Make it your trip
Fly
1
Paris
— 6 nights
Unknown
2
Nantes
— 3 nights
Fly

S M T W T F S
23
24
25
26
27
28
29
30
31
1
2
3
4
5

Paris — 6 nights

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.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Musee d'Orsay and Palace of Versailles. Next up on the itinerary: admire the striking features of Louvre Museum, don't miss a visit to Eiffel Tower, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre, and get a taste of the local shopping with Champs-Elysees.

To find maps, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Paris online trip planner.

Washington, USA to Paris is an approximately 16.5-hour flight. You'll lose 6 hours traveling from Washington to Paris due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Washington in January, Paris is a bit warmer at night with lows of 35°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Tue) to allow enough time to fly to Nantes.
Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods · Shopping
Side Trip
Find places to stay Jan 26 — Feb 1:

Nantes — 3 nights

Regarded as an art and history city, Nantes is called the Venice of the West.
Get a sense of the local culture at Chateau des Ducs de Bretagne and Place Graslin. The adventure continues: see the interesting displays at Les Machines de L'ile, ponder the design of Le Miroir d'Eau, have some family-friendly fun at SKYWAY Simulation, and pause for some serene contemplation at Basilique Saint Nicolas.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, use the Nantes road trip planning website.

Traveling by flight from Paris to Nantes takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In February, daily temperatures in Nantes can reach 50°F, while at night they dip to 37°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 4th (Fri) to allow time for travel back home.
Historic Sites · Fun & Games · Museums · Neighborhoods
Side Trip
Find places to stay Feb 1 — 4: