5 days in Paris & Versailles Itinerary

5 days in Paris & Versailles Itinerary

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1
Paris
— 1 night
2
Versailles
— 3 nights

1
night
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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Experience Paris - Champagne Region Tours as well as Champs-Elysees. Start off your visit on the 7th (Mon): shop like a local with Champs-Elysees, get a tailor-made plan with Experience Paris - Champagne Region Tours, take a stroll through Île de la Cité, contemplate the long history of Eiffel Tower, thensteep yourself in history at Arc de Triomphe, and finally explore the world behind art at Louvre Museum. Here are some ideas for day two: admire the natural beauty at Luxembourg Gardens, explore the world behind art at Musee d'Orsay, thenpause for some serene contemplation at Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre, and finally get a sense of history and politics at Hotel de Ville.

For where to stay, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Paris online journey planner.

If you are flying in from Canada, the closest major aiports are Paris-Orly Airport, Charles de Gaulle International Airport and Paris Beauvais Tillé Airport. October in Paris sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Tue) to allow time to take a train to Versailles.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Museums Tours
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Arc de Triomphe ©
Arc de Triomphe
Musee d'Orsay ©
Musee d'Orsay
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower

3
nights
Versailles

Versailles ©
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 9th (Wed): contemplate the long history of The Trianons & The Hamlet, make a trip to The Hall of Mirrors, thenadmire the landmark architecture of Palace of Versailles, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Grand Canal. On the next day, explore the galleries of Fondation Claude Monet, thenpause for some serene contemplation at Cathedrale Notre-Dame de Rouen, and then make a trip to Vieux Rouen.

For photos, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Versailles trip planner.

Traveling by train from Paris to Versailles takes an hour. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In October, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. On the 11th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can take a train back home.

Things to do in Versailles

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trips

Rouen, Fondation Claude Monet
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Palace of Versailles ©
Palace of Versailles
Cathedrale Notre-Dame de Rouen ©
Cathedrale Notre-Dame de Rouen
Fondation Claude Monet ©
Fondation Claude Monet

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