11 days in Paris, Bayeux & Loire Valley Itinerary

11 days in Paris, Bayeux & Loire Valley Itinerary

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Paris
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Bayeux
— 2 nights
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Orleans
— 3 nights
Drive
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Paris
— 4 nights
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Paris

— 1 day

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.
On the 17th (Tue), take a stroll through Le Marais.

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Atlanta, USA to Paris is an approximately 13-hour flight. You'll lose 6 hours traveling from Atlanta to Paris due to the time zone difference. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Atlanta in September, with highs in Paris at 70°F and lows at 53°F. On the 17th (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Bayeux.

Things to do in Paris

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Bayeux

— 2 nights
Most travelers take a trip to Bayeux to see the famed tapestry depicting the legendary Norman Conquest from the 11th century.
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Wed): explore the different monuments and memorials at Normandy American Cemetery, then admire the masterpieces at Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux, then admire the landmark architecture of Cathedrale Notre-Dame, and finally contemplate the long history of Remains Mulberry Harbour.

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You can drive from Paris to Bayeux in 3 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. In September, plan for daily highs up to 69°F, and evening lows to 52°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 19th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Orleans.

Things to do in Bayeux

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trips

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Orleans

— 3 nights
Orléans is a city in north-central France, about 111km southwest of Paris. Keep things going the next day: take in the spiritual surroundings of Orléans Cathedral, then stop by L'Atelier des Chimeres, then explore the historical opulence of Chateau de Chambord, and finally steep yourself in history at Hotel Groslot.

To find ratings, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Orleans driving holiday website.

Getting from Bayeux to Orleans by car takes about 4 hours. Other options: take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. In September, daily temperatures in Orleans can reach 71°F, while at night they dip to 51°F. You will have some time to spend on the 22nd (Sun) before leaving for Paris.

Things to do in Orleans

Historic Sites · Parks · Fun & Games · Shopping

Side Trips

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Paris

— 4 nights

City of Light

Change things up with a short trip to Palace of Versailles in Versailles (about 48 minutes away). See even more of Paris: admire the landmark architecture of Arc de Triomphe, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Sainte-Chapelle, explore the world behind art at Musee d'Orsay, and don't miss a visit to Louvre Museum.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Paris driving holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Orleans to Paris takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. You will have some time to spend on the 26th (Thu) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods · Shopping

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