8 days in Paris & Versailles Itinerary

8 days in Paris & Versailles Itinerary

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1
Paris
— 4 nights
2
Versailles
— 2 nights

4
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.
Get some historical perspective at Eiffel Tower and Arc de Triomphe. Get outdoors at Île de la Cité and Fontainebleau Forest (Foret de Fontainebleau). Explore Paris' surroundings by going to Chateau de Chantilly (in Chantilly City) and Cathedrale Saint-Pierre (in Beauvais). Next up on the itinerary: admire the masterpieces at Louvre Museum, take a stroll through Montmartre, admire the landmark architecture of Centre National d'Art et de Culture George Pompidou, and shop like a local with Saint Germain des Pres Quarter.

To find reviews, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Paris trip planner.

Memphis, USA to Paris is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 7 hours traveling from Memphis to Paris. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Memphis in March, with highs in Paris at 53°F and lows at 38°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Wed) so you can catch the train to Versailles.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks

Side Trips

Fontainebleau Forest (Foret de Fontainebleau), Chateau de Chantilly, Cathedrale Saint-Pierre
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Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre ©
Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre

2
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.
On the 19th (Thu), admire the landmark architecture of Palace of Versailles and then step into the grandiose world of Chateau de Maintenon. On the 20th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: admire the landmark architecture of The Trianons & The Hamlet and then don't miss a visit to The Hall of Mirrors.

To see ratings, photos, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Versailles online route planner.

Traveling by train from Paris to Versailles takes an hour. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In March, daily temperatures in Versailles can reach 53°F, while at night they dip to 37°F. On the 20th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Versailles

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Chateau de Maintenon
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Palace of Versailles ©
Palace of Versailles
Chateau de Maintenon ©
Chateau de Maintenon
The Trianons & The Hamlet ©
The Trianons & The Hamlet

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