15 days in Saint-Etienne & Paris Itinerary

15 days in Saint-Etienne & Paris Itinerary

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1
Saint-Etienne
— 8 nights
2
Paris
— 6 nights

8
nights
Saint-Etienne

Saint-Etienne ©
Situated in the Massif Central, Saint-Étienne is a bustling capital of the Loire department with diverse activities and attractions, such as natural gorges, cultural events, cathedrals, historical sites, museums, and restaurants.
Venture out of the city with trips to Palais Ideal du Facteur Cheval (in Hauterives), Parc d'Activites de Montagne de Praboure (in Saint-Antheme) and Chapelle Saint-Vincent. (in Irouleguy). The adventure continues: test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, examine the collection at Le couvent, make a trip to Verrerie Saint Just, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Saint Francois Régis.

To find ratings, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, read our Saint-Etienne day trip planning tool.

London, UK to Saint-Etienne is an approximately 10.5-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of flight and car. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from London to Saint-Etienne due to the time zone difference. Traveling from London in December, expect Saint-Etienne to be a bit cooler, temps between °C and °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Thu) early enough to take a train to Paris.

Things to do in Saint-Etienne

Historic Sites Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Saint-Jean-en-Royans, Le couvent, Villa Honore Sestier, Parc d'Activites de Montagne de Praboure, Chapelle Saint-Vincent.
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Chapelle Saint-Vincent. ©
Chapelle Saint-Vincent.
Room Escape Games
Parc d'Activites de Montagne de Praboure ©
Parc d'Activites de Montagne de Praboure

6
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.
When in Paris, make a side trip to see Palace of Versailles in Versailles, approximately Versailles away. There's lots more to do: admire the masterpieces at Louvre Museum, take in nature's colorful creations at Luxembourg Gardens, steep yourself in history at Eiffel Tower, and get to know the fascinating history of Champs-Elysees.

For other places to visit, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Paris road trip app.

You can take a train from Saint-Etienne to Paris in 3.5 hours. Other options are to fly; or drive. In December, daytime highs in Paris are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Wed) early enough to take a train back home.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Palace of Versailles
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Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Arc de Triomphe ©
Arc de Triomphe

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