12 days in Paris, Luxembourg City & Barcelona Itinerary

12 days in Paris, Luxembourg City & Barcelona Itinerary

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Paris, France
— 4 nights
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Luxembourg City, Luxembourg
— 1 night
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Barcelona, Spain
— 5 nights
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Paris, France

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.
Explore Paris' surroundings by going to Rouen (Musee des Beaux-Arts de Rouen & Cathedrale Notre-Dame de Rouen), Versailles (Palace of Versailles & The Trianons & The Hamlet) and Avion Normandie - L'Eure de l'Ulm (in Saint-Aquilin-de-Pacy). And it doesn't end there: contemplate the long history of Eiffel Tower, explore the world behind art at Musee d'Orsay, pause for some serene contemplation at Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre, and stroll the grounds of The Paris Catacombs.

To find maps, reviews, and tourist information, read Paris travel itinerary planner.

Portland, USA to Paris is an approximately 17-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Central European Standard Time (CET) is 9 hours. Traveling from Portland in August, expect nights in Paris to be about the same, around 57°F, while days are a bit cooler, around 77°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Sat) to allow time to take a train to Luxembourg City.

Things to do in Paris

Side Trips

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Highlights from your trip
Eiffel Tower ©
Must see
Eiffel Tower
4.5
Louvre Museum ©
Must see
Louvre Museum
4.6
Musee d'Orsay ©
Art Museum
Musee d'Orsay
4.7

1
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Luxembourg City, Luxembourg

Gibraltar of the North

While Luxembourg City boasts the shiny headquarters of several European institutions and EU offices, it is also home to a beautiful old town that's designated as a World Heritage Site.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Sun): appreciate the views at Moselle Valley, learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Parc Merveilleux, then trek along Circuit Wenzel, then get to know the fascinating history of Le Chemin de la Corniche, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Casemates du Bock.

To see traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, read Luxembourg City attractions planning website.

You can take a train from Paris to Luxembourg City in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In August, daily temperatures in Luxembourg City can reach 74°F, while at night they dip to 56°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Sun) early enough to travel to Barcelona.

Things to do in Luxembourg City

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Outdoors

Side Trips

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Casemates du Bock ©
Geologic Formation
Casemates du Bock
4.2
Le Chemin de la Corniche ©
Historic Walking Area
Le Chemin de la Corniche
4.8

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nights
Barcelona, Spain

Jewel of the Mediterranean

Barcelona, the country’s second-largest city, is a cosmopolitan urban center known for its throbbing youthful energy and stellar architecture.
Change things up with a short trip to PortAventura in Salou (about 1h 45 min away). There's much more to do: stroll around Parc Guell, admire the landmark architecture of Casa Mila - La Pedrera, take a stroll through Las Ramblas, and pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica of the Sagrada Familia.

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You can fly from Luxembourg City to Barcelona in 5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Luxembourg City in August: high temperatures in Barcelona hover around 83°F and lows are around 71°F. On the 21st (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites · Parks · Neighborhoods · Theme Parks

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Highlights from your trip
Parc Guell ©
Must see
Parc Guell
4.1
Casa Batllo ©
Must see
Casa Batllo
4.6

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