20 days in Ile-de-France Itinerary

20 days in Ile-de-France Itinerary

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20 days in Ile-de-France Itinerary

Start: Ottawa
Fly + Drive:  15​h 30​min
1
Provins
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Paris
— 15 nights
Fly:  13​h
End: Ottawa

3
nights
Provins

Provins ©
Provins cultivates roses to make all sorts of foods from roses with specialties including rose petal jam, Provinois rose honey, and rose candy.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Provins: Chateau de Vaux-le-Vicomte (in Maincy), Parc des Felins (in Lumigny-Nesles-Ormeaux) and Musee de la Seine Et Marne (in Saint-Cyr sur Morin). The adventure continues: steep yourself in history at Cite Medievale, don't miss a visit to The Saint-Jean's Gate and The Ramparts, look for gifts at Beer Town, and have some family-friendly fun at Jumping Forest.

To find where to stay, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Provins trip planner .

Ottawa, Canada to Provins is an approximately 15.5-hour combination of flight and car. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 6 hours traveling from Ottawa to Provins. In September, plan for daily highs up to 24°C, and evening lows to 12°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sat) so you can go by car to Paris.

Things to do in Provins

Historic Sites Parks Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Chateau de Vaux-le-Vicomte, Parc des Felins, Musee de la Seine Et Marne, Musee Jardin Bourdelle, Jumping Forest
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Chateau de Vaux-le-Vicomte ©
Chateau de Vaux-le-Vicomte
Parc des Felins ©
Parc des Felins
Musee Jardin Bourdelle ©
Musee Jardin Bourdelle

15
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.
Change things up with these side-trips from Paris: L'adresse gourmande (in Les Clayes-sous-Bois) and Versailles (The Trianons & The Hamlet, Palace of Versailles, & more). The adventure continues: admire the masterpieces at Louvre Museum, admire the landmark architecture of Arc de Triomphe, wander the streets of Montmartre, and walk around Luxembourg Gardens.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Paris online holiday planner .

Getting from Provins to Paris by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In September, daytime highs in Paris are 24°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trips

Versailles, Eglise Saint Cyr Sainte Julitte, words and things
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Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Musee d'Orsay ©
Musee d'Orsay
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower