11 days in Nantes & Paris Itinerary

11 days in Nantes & Paris Itinerary

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Nantes
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Paris
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Nantes

— 3 nights

Venice of the West

Regarded as an art and history city, Nantes is called the Venice of the West.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Les Machines de L'ile and Chateau de Brissac. Change things up with these side-trips from Nantes: Puy du Fou (in Les Epesses) and Chateau d'Angers (in Angers). The adventure continues: explore the historical opulence of Chateau des Ducs de Bretagne, wander the streets of Passage Pommeraye, take in nature's colorful creations at Jardin des Plantes, and pause for some serene contemplation at Eglise Notre-Dame-de-Bon-Port.

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Washington, USA to Nantes is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Central European Standard Time (CET) is 6 hours. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Washington in June; daily highs in Nantes reach 74°F and lows reach 54°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sun) to allow enough time to fly to Paris.

Things to do in Nantes

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods · Theme Parks

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Paris

— 6 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.
Eiffel Tower and Musee d'Orsay are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Get out of town with these interesting Paris side-trips: Palace of Versailles (in Versailles), Fondation Claude Monet (in Giverny) and Cathedrale Notre-Dame de Rouen (in Rouen). Next up on the itinerary: admire the striking features of Louvre Museum, walk around Luxembourg Gardens, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Sainte-Chapelle, and don't miss a visit to Champs-Elysees.

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Traveling by flight from Nantes to Paris takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In June, daytime highs in Paris are 74°F, while nighttime lows are 55°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Neighborhoods

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