12 days in Paris, Versailles & Rueil-Malmaison Itinerary

12 days in Paris, Versailles & Rueil-Malmaison Itinerary

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1
Paris
— 4 nights
2
Versailles
— 4 nights
3
Rueil-Malmaison
— 1 day
4
Paris
— 1 night

4
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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Rue Mouffetard Market, The Paris Catacombs, Luxembourg Gardens, and other attractions you added. Step off the beaten path and head to Latin Quarter and Atelier des Lumieres. You'll explore and learn at Louvre Museum and Musee Nissim de Camondo. There's lots more to do: steep yourself in history at Eiffel Tower, ponder the world of politics at Hotel de Ville, pause for some serene contemplation at Chapelle Notre Dame de la Medaille Miraculeuse, and make a trip to Le Trocadero et son esplanade.

For photos, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Paris trip itinerary maker app.

Culiacan, Mexico to Paris is an approximately 27-hour flight. The time zone changes from Mexican Pacific Standard Time to Central European Standard Time, which is usually an 8 hour difference. Traveling from Culiacan in August, things will get colder in Paris: highs are around °C and lows about °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Fri) early enough to catch the train to Versailles.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods
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Musee d'Orsay ©
Musee d'Orsay
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum

4
nights
Versailles

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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Palace of Versailles, Hameau de la Reine and The Royal Opera (L'Opera Royal). For shopping fun, head to The Royal Chapel or Fnac. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to The Hall of Mirrors and Ancien Hopital Royal. And it doesn't end there: explore the historical opulence of The Trianons & The Hamlet, identify plant and animal life at Arboretum de la Vallee-aux-Loups, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Eglise Sainte Elisabeth de Hongrie, and admire the striking features of Le Grand Trianon.

To see more things to do, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Versailles journey planner.

You can take a train from Paris to Versailles in an hour. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In August, daytime highs in Versailles are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Tue) so you can go by car to Rueil-Malmaison.

Things to do in Versailles

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trip

Arboretum de la Vallee-aux-Loups
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Palace of Versailles ©
Palace of Versailles
The Trianons & The Hamlet ©
The Trianons & The Hamlet
Hameau de la Reine ©
Hameau de la Reine

1
day
Rueil-Malmaison

Rueil-Malmaison ©
Rueil-Malmaison is a commune in the western suburbs of Paris, in the Hauts-de-Seine department of France. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Saint-Pierre-Saint-Paul de Rueil-Malmaison Church. On the 11th (Tue), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Eglise Saint-Germain, stop by Fromagerie L'etable de Saint-Germain, thencontemplate the long history of Pavillon de la Muette, and finally make a trip to Saint-Pierre-Saint-Paul de Rueil-Malmaison Church.

For maps, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Rueil-Malmaison holiday planner.

Rueil-Malmaison is very close to Versailles. In August in Rueil-Malmaison, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Tue) early enough to drive to Paris.

Things to do in Rueil-Malmaison

Historic Sites Shopping

Side Trips

Saint-Germain-en-Laye, Pavillon de la Muette
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Pavillon de la Muette ©
Pavillon de la Muette
Eglise Saint-Germain ©
Eglise Saint-Germain
Fromagerie L'etable de Saint-Germain ©
Fromagerie L'etable de Saint-Germain

1
night
Paris

Paris
To find reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Paris online sightseeing planner.

You can drive from Rueil-Malmaison to Paris in an hour. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. On the 12th (Wed), you'll travel back home.

Things to do in Paris

Nightlife Tours Shopping
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