13 days in France, London & Brussels Itinerary

13 days in France, London & Brussels Itinerary

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13 days in France, London & Brussels Itinerary

Start: London, United Kingdom
1
London, United Kingdom
— 3 nights
Train:  2 h 15 min
2
Brussels, Belgium
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 45 min
3
Reims, France
— 2 nights
Train:  1 h
4
Paris, France
— 4 nights
Train:  15 min
5
Versailles, France
— 1 night
Train:  15 min
End: Paris, France

3
nights
London, United Kingdom

London ©
Vibrant and noisy, London is one of the world’s leading cities, an international capital of culture, education, fashion, music, finance, trade, and politics.
Museum-lovers will get to explore British Museum and National Gallery. Get a sense of the local culture at Westminster Abbey and Churchill War Rooms. Venture out of the city with trips to Brighton Beach (in Brighton) and Lancing Beach (in Lancing).

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If you are flying in from United States, the closest major airports are London Heathrow Airport, London Gatwick Airport, London Stansted Airport, London City Airport, London Luton Airport and Southend Airport. Expect a daytime high around 73°F in July, and nighttime lows around 56°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Thu) early enough to catch the train to Brussels.

Things to do in London

Museums Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Lancing Beach, Brighton Beach
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The British Museum ©
The British Museum
National Gallery ©
National Gallery
Westminster Abbey ©
Westminster Abbey

2
nights
Brussels, Belgium

Brussels ©
The allure of the multi-cultural capital, Brussels, stems from its mix of political intrigue, artistic influence, historical significance, and a thriving social scene.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Thu): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of Our Lady and then kick back and relax at Sint-Annastrand. On the next day, admire the landmark architecture of St. Michael and St. Gudula Cathedral (Cathedrale St-Michel et Ste-Gudule), admire the masterpieces at René Magritte Museum, then examine the collection at MIM - Musical Instruments Museum, and finally contemplate the long history of Grand Place.

For maps, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Brussels trip itinerary planner.

You can take a train from London to Brussels in 2.5 hours. Other options are to fly; or do a combination of car and train. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from London to Brussels due to the time zone difference. In July in Brussels, expect temperatures between 73°F during the day and 56°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sat) so you can drive to Reims.

Things to do in Brussels

Museums Parks Outdoors

Side Trip

Antwerp
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Grand Place ©
Grand Place
Atomium ©
Atomium

2
nights
Reims, France

Reims ©
Reims is home to Champagne--the most celebrated and celebratory wine in the world.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Sun): kick back and relax at Axo Plage, then take an in-depth tour of Caverne du Dragon, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedrale Notre-Dame de Reims. On the 8th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: enjoy the sea views from Le Phare de Vezernay and then do a tasting at WB Champagne.

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Traveling by car from Brussels to Reims takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of flight and train. Traveling from Brussels in July, you will find days in Reims are somewhat warmer (79°F), and nights are about the same (55°F). Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 8th (Mon) to allow enough time to take a train to Paris.

Things to do in Reims

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Axo Plage, Caverne du Dragon, Le Phare de Vezernay
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Cathedrale Notre-Dame de Reims ©
Cathedrale Notre-Dame de Reims
Caverne du Dragon ©
Caverne du Dragon

4
nights
Paris, France

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.
Museum-lovers will get to explore Musee d'Orsay and Louvre Museum. Your inner history buff will appreciate Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris and Basilica du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre. Take a break from Paris with a short trip to Chateau de Fontainebleau in Fontainebleau, about 1h 05 min away. There's much more to do: appreciate the history behind Arc de Triomphe, tour the pleasant surroundings at Paris Plage, and examine the collection at Musee Rodin.

To see reviews, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Paris visit planner .

Take a train from Reims to Paris in an hour. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 79°F in July, and nighttime lows around 60°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Fri) early enough to catch the train to Versailles.

Things to do in Paris

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trip

Chateau de Fontainebleau
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Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre ©
Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Musee d'Orsay ©
Musee d'Orsay

1
night
Versailles, France

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 12th (Fri), explore the galleries of The Royal Chapel, explore the historical opulence of The Trianons & The Hamlet, then get to know the fascinating history of Grand Canal, then take an in-depth tour of Chateau de Monte Cristo - Alexandre Dumas' House, and finally examine the collection at Galerie des Carrosses. Keep things going the next day: admire the natural beauty at Palace of Versailles.

To see maps, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, read Versailles trip itinerary planner .

Versailles is very close to Paris. In July, plan for daily highs up to 79°F, and evening lows to 58°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Sat) early enough to take a train back home.

Things to do in Versailles

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trip

Chateau de Monte Cristo - Alexandre Dumas' House
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The Royal Chapel ©
The Royal Chapel
Palace of Versailles ©
Palace of Versailles
The Trianons & The Hamlet ©
The Trianons & The Hamlet

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