10 days in Paris, Nantes & Toulouse Itinerary

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Toulouse
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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.
Get some cultural insight at Louvre Museum and Eiffel Tower. Take a break from Paris with a short trip to Palace of Versailles in Versailles, about 48 minutes away. There's much more to do: admire the masterpieces at Musee d'Orsay, take a stroll through Montmartre, browse the exhibits of Centre National d'Art et de Culture George Pompidou, and steep yourself in history at Conciergerie.

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Washington, USA to Paris is an approximately 16.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Central European Standard Time (CET) is 6 hours. Traveling from Washington in February, plan for a bit warmer nights in Paris, with lows around 34°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Wed) early enough to catch the flight to Nantes.
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Nantes — 1 night

Venice of the West

Regarded as an art and history city, Nantes is called the Venice of the West.
On the 3rd (Thu), see the interesting displays at Musee de l'Imprimerie, examine the collection at Les Machines de L'ile, and then explore the historical opulence of Chateau des Ducs de Bretagne.

For ratings, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Nantes travel route planning tool.

Traveling by flight from Paris to Nantes takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In March, plan for daily highs up to 55°F, and evening lows to 39°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Thu) so you can fly to Toulouse.
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Toulouse — 3 nights

La Ville Rose (Pink City)

On the Garonne River, Toulouse is on the site of an ancient Roman settlement, and even today, many of the smaller streets follow their Roman counterparts, while many of the red brick buildings are built in a pseudo-Roman style.
On the 4th (Fri), take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Perdu, test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, and then admire the masterpieces at Musee des Augustins. Keep things going the next day: take an in-depth tour of Musee De L'ecole, take a stroll through Cité de Carcassonne, and then see the interesting displays at Le Moulin à Papier de Brousses.

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Traveling by flight from Nantes to Toulouse takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. March in Toulouse sees daily highs of 58°F and lows of 42°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 6th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.
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