8 days in Paris, Versailles & Giverny Itinerary

8 days in Paris, Versailles & Giverny Itinerary

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1
Paris
— 3 nights
Drive
2
Versailles
— 2 nights
Drive
3
Giverny
— 1 night
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3
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Paris

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.
Paris is known for museums, historic sites, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the striking features of Arc de Triomphe, steep yourself in history at Eiffel Tower, stroll around Luxembourg Gardens, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Sainte-Chapelle.

To see where to stay, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Paris trip planner.

Charlotte, USA to Paris is an approximately 13-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 6 hours traveling from Charlotte to Paris. In September, Paris is little chillier than Charlotte - with highs of 70°F and lows of 53°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Versailles.

Things to do in Paris

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Highlights from your trip
Arc de Triomphe ©
Must see
Arc de Triomphe
4.6
Louvre Museum ©
Must see
Louvre Museum
4.6
Eiffel Tower ©
Must see
Eiffel Tower
4.5

2
nights
Versailles

Royal Paradise

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.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Thu): admire the striking features of Palace of Versailles and then don't miss a visit to La Galerie des Batailles. On the 20th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: walk around Le Jardin de Versailles, steep yourself in history at Temple de l'Amour, then stroll around Parc de Versailles, and finally admire the landmark architecture of The Trianons & The Hamlet.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Versailles route website.

Traveling by car from Paris to Versailles takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In September in Versailles, expect temperatures between 70°F during the day and 51°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Fri) so you can go by car to Giverny.

Things to do in Versailles

Historic Sites · Parks
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Highlights from your trip
Palace of Versailles ©
World heritage site
Palace of Versailles
4.0
The Trianons & The Hamlet ©
Architectural Building
The Trianons & The Hamlet
4.5
Temple de l'Amour ©
Historic Site
Temple de l'Amour
4.5

1
night
Giverny

Giverny is a small French village in Upper Normandy, best known as the rural retreat of the Impressionist painter Claude Monet (1840-1926).
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Sat): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Eglise Sainte-Radegonde de Giverny, examine the collection at Musee de Mecanique Naturelle, and then explore the galleries of Fondation Claude Monet.

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Drive from Versailles to Giverny in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In September in Giverny, expect temperatures between 69°F during the day and 50°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Giverny

Museums · Parks · Historic Sites
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Highlights from your trip

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