7 days in Paris & Nantes Itinerary

7 days in Paris & Nantes Itinerary

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Paris
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Nantes
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Paris — 5 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.
Go for a jaunt from Paris to Versailles to see Palace of Versailles about 48 minutes away. The adventure continues: admire the landmark architecture of Louvre Museum, steep yourself in history at Eiffel Tower, pause for some serene contemplation at Sainte-Chapelle, and see the interesting displays at Musee Rodin.

To find maps, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Paris trip builder website.

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. The time zone difference when traveling from Dublin to Paris is 1 hour. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Paris when traveling from Dublin in May, with lows around 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Fri) to allow enough time to fly to Nantes.
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Nantes — 1 night

Regarded as an art and history city, Nantes is called the Venice of the West.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Fri): take in nature's colorful creations at Jardin des Plantes, see the interesting displays at Les Machines de L'ile, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedrale de Saint-Pierre et Saint-Paul. On your second day here, hike along Sentier des Douaniers, then test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, and then explore the historical opulence of Chateau des Ducs de Bretagne.

To see ratings, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Nantes trip planner.

You can fly from Paris to Nantes in 3 hours. Other options are to take a train; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 22°C in May, and nighttime lows around 10°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Sat) early enough to catch the flight back home.
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