15 days in Paris & Nantes Itinerary

15 days in Paris & Nantes Itinerary

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1
Paris
— 6 nights
2
Nantes
— 7 nights

6
nights
Paris

Paris ©
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.
Kids will enjoy Eiffel Tower and Louvre Museum. Take a break from Paris with a short trip to Palace of Versailles in Versailles, about 48 minutes away. There's lots more to do: wander the streets of Le Marais, explore the world behind art at Centre National d'Art et de Culture George Pompidou, get to know the fascinating history of Île de la Cité, and admire the striking features of Arc de Triomphe.

To find ratings, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Paris travel route planner.

Washington DC, USA to Paris is an approximately 12.5-hour flight. Traveling from Washington DC to Paris, you'll lose 6 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Washington DC in August; daily highs in Paris reach 77°F and lows reach 57°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Wed) to allow time to take a train to Nantes.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Versailles
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Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Montmartre ©
Montmartre
Le Marais ©
Le Marais

7
nights
Nantes

Nantes ©
Regarded as an art and history city, Nantes is called the Venice of the West.
Attractions like Club Albatros and Plage Naturiste de la Pointe d'Arcay make great kid-friendly stops. Venture out of the city with trips to Jardin des Plantes (in Saint-Nazaire), Plage de la Govelle (in Batz-sur-Mer) and La Cote Sauvage du Croisic (in Le Croisic). Pack the 23rd (Sun) with family-friendly diversions at Le Grand Defi. There's lots more to do: get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Aquarium La Rochelle, examine the collection at Les Machines de L'ile, wander the streets of Place Graslin, and kick back and relax at Plage Anse Du Sud.

For traveler tips and other tourist information, go to the Nantes travel itinerary planner.

Take a train from Paris to Nantes in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. In August, daily temperatures in Nantes can reach 77°F, while at night they dip to 56°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Nantes

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trips

La Rochelle, Plage de la Source, Plage Naturiste de la Pointe d'Arcay, Jardin des Plantes, Plage Anse Du Sud
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Aquarium La Rochelle ©
Aquarium La Rochelle
Le Grand Defi ©
Le Grand Defi
Les Machines de L'ile ©
Les Machines de L'ile

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