9 days in Paris, Bayeux & Rouen Itinerary

9 days in Paris, Bayeux & Rouen Itinerary

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Start: Ho Chi Minh City
fight:  26 h
1
Paris
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
2
Bayeux
— 2 nights
Train:  3 h
3
Rouen
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 15 min
4
Paris
— 1 day
fight:  26 h
End: Ho Chi Minh City

2
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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Palais Garnier, Le Marais, Bar 8 at Mandarin Oriental, Paris, and other attractions you added. Start off your visit on the 31st (Thu): explore and take pictures at Eiffel Tower, thenmake a trip to Place de la Concorde, thenadmire the landmark architecture of Luxembourg Palace, and finally steep yourself in history at Sainte-Chapelle. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 1st (Fri): see a show at Palais Garnier, thentake a stroll through Montmartre, thenjoin in the after-dark buzz at Bar 8 at Mandarin Oriental, Paris, and finally admire the landmark architecture of La Madeleine.

To see reviews, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, read our Paris trip planner.

Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam to Paris is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from Indochina Time (ICT) to Central European Standard Time (CET), which is usually a -6 hour difference. Traveling from Ho Chi Minh City in August, expect nights in Paris to be cooler, around 16°C, while days are a bit cooler, around 29°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 2nd (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Bayeux.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Nightlife
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Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Montmartre ©
Montmartre
Palais Garnier ©
Palais Garnier

2
nights
Bayeux

Bayeux ©
Most travelers take a trip to Bayeux to see the famed tapestry depicting the legendary Norman Conquest from the 11th century.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Chateau Guillaume-le-Conquerant, Omaha Beach, Cathedrale Notre-Dame, and other attractions. Start off your visit on the 2nd (Sat): admire the landmark architecture of Cathedrale Notre-Dame.

Make your Bayeux itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

Traveling by car from Paris to Bayeux takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. Expect a daytime high around 24°C in September, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Mon) so you can drive to Rouen.

Things to do in Bayeux

Historic Sites Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Chateau Guillaume-le-Conquerant, Omaha Beach
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Omaha Beach ©
Omaha Beach
Chateau Guillaume-le-Conquerant ©
Chateau Guillaume-le-Conquerant
Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux ©
Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux

1
night
Rouen

Rouen ©
Rouen is situated on the River Seine, about 90 minutes from Paris.
Start off your visit on the 4th (Mon): admire the natural beauty at Fondation Claude Monet, admire the masterpieces at Musee des impressionnismes, and then explore the world behind art at Musee des Beaux-Arts de Rouen. Keep things going the next day: admire the landmark architecture of Eglise Sainte-Jeanne-d'Arc, visit Rue du Gros-Horloge, pause for some photo ops at Gros-Horloge, thenmake a trip to Vieux Rouen, thensteep yourself in history at Palais de Justice, and finally admire the striking features of Cathedrale Notre-Dame de Rouen.

To find traveler tips, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Rouen trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Bayeux to Rouen in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. September in Rouen sees daily highs of 23°C and lows of 11°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Paris.

Things to do in Rouen

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trip

Giverny
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Fondation Claude Monet ©
Fondation Claude Monet
Cathedrale Notre-Dame de Rouen ©
Cathedrale Notre-Dame de Rouen
Musee des Beaux-Arts de Rouen ©
Musee des Beaux-Arts de Rouen

1
day
Paris

Paris ©
On the 6th (Wed), make a trip to Pont Alexandre III.

To see ratings, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Paris road trip planning site.

Traveling by car from Rouen to Paris takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. You will have some time to spend on the 6th (Wed) before leaving for home.
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Pont Alexandre III ©
Pont Alexandre III

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