8 days in Paris, Versailles & Rouen Itinerary

8 days in Paris, Versailles & Rouen Itinerary

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Paris
— 3 nights
Drive
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Versailles
— 2 nights
Train
3
Rouen
— 2 nights
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Paris

— 3 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.
Your day by day itinerary now includes BAM Karaoke Box Sentier. Step out of the city life by going to Evasion Canine and Île de la Cité. The adventure continues: pause for some photo ops at Arc de Triomphe, walk around Luxembourg Gardens, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre, and stop by Le Marais.

To find more things to do, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Paris online sightseeing planner.

Bengaluru, India to Paris is an approximately 14-hour flight. You can also drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 4.5 hours traveling from Bengaluru to Paris. Prepare for colder weather when traveling from Bengaluru in October: high temperatures in Paris hover around 19°C and lows are around 10°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Versailles.

Things to do in Paris

Museums · Historic Sites · Shopping · Neighborhoods

Side Trip

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Versailles

— 2 nights

Royal Paradise

Renowned for its vast royal palace and gardens built by King Louis XIV, Versailles is also one of the wealthiest suburbs of Paris and home to a new cultural notability, such as a thriving artistic and musical scene.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Tue): admire the striking features of The Trianons & The Hamlet and then admire the landmark architecture of Palace of Versailles. On the 6th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: make a trip to Hotel de Ville, stroll through Arboretum de la Vallee-aux-Loups, then admire the striking features of The Hall of Mirrors, and finally take in nature's colorful creations at Le Jardin de Versailles.

For more things to do, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Versailles day trip website.

Drive from Paris to Versailles in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. October in Versailles sees daily highs of 19°C and lows of 9°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Rouen.

Things to do in Versailles

Historic Sites · Parks · Wildlife

Side Trip

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Rouen

— 2 nights

City of a Hundred Spires

Rouen is situated on the River Seine, about 90 minutes from Paris.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Thu): admire the landmark architecture of Cathedrale Notre-Dame de Rouen, admire the masterpieces at Musee des Beaux-Arts de Rouen, shop like a local with Rue du Gros-Horloge, then admire the striking features of Eglise Sainte-Jeanne-d'Arc, and finally explore the world behind art at Musee Secq des Tournelles.

For photos, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, read Rouen trip itinerary maker tool.

You can drive from Versailles to Rouen in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a train. In October, plan for daily highs up to 18°C, and evening lows to 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Fri) to allow time to fly back home.

Things to do in Rouen

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping · Neighborhoods
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