9 days in Le Mans City & Paris Itinerary

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Fly to Tours-Val-de-Loire Airport, Drive to Le Mans City
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Le Mans City
— 2 nights
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Paris
— 5 nights
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Le Mans City — 2 nights

Racing Capital

Located on the Sarthe River, Le Mans has beautiful gothic cultural reminders of the past with a gloriously restored old city made popular as the backdrop for movie production.
On the 23rd (Fri), appreciate the extensive heritage of Entre Cours et Jardins - Cite Plantagenet and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cathedrale de Saint-Julien de Mans. Here are some ideas for day two: join the crowd at Circuit permanent des 24 Heures du Mans, then take an in-depth tour of 24 Hours of Le Mans Museum, and then relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas.

To find maps, reviews, and tourist information, read Le Mans City trip planner.

Washington, USA to Le Mans City is an approximately 17-hour combination of flight and car. You can also do a combination of flight and car. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time to Central European Standard Time is 6 hours. Traveling from Washington in July, things will get little chillier in Le Mans City: highs are around 77°F and lows about 58°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Sat) early enough to catch the train to Paris.
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Historic Sites · Museums · Spas
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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.
Eiffel Tower and Palace of Versailles are good opportunities to explore the local culture. There's still lots to do: admire the masterpieces at Musee d'Orsay, admire the landmark architecture of Louvre Museum, examine the collection at Musee Rodin, and stroll around Luxembourg Gardens.

For other places to visit, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Paris driving holiday planner.

You can take a train from Le Mans City to Paris in 2 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 79°F, and evening lows to 60°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.
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