12 days in Amsterdam, Paris & Nice Itinerary

12 days in Amsterdam, Paris & Nice Itinerary

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 2 nights
Paris, France
— 4 nights
Nice, France
— 5 nights

Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Amsterdam ©
Known as one of the greatest small cities in the world, Amsterdam charms visitors with its cool and cozy atmosphere.
Get a sense of the local culture at Van Gogh Museum and Anne Frank House. You'll explore and learn at Rijksmuseum and De Nieuwe Kerk. There's still lots to do: explore the world behind art at Museum Het Rembrandthuis (Rembrandt House), indulge your thirst for a good beer at Heineken Experience, learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at ARTIS, and take a stroll through The Jordaan.

To see traveler tips, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Amsterdam route planner.

Mumbai, India to Amsterdam is an approximately 12.5-hour flight. You'll gain 4.5 hours traveling from Mumbai to Amsterdam due to the time zone difference. Prepare for much colder weather when traveling from Mumbai in May: high temperatures in Amsterdam hover around 20°C and lows are around 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Mon) early enough to take a train to Paris.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums · Parks · Zoos & Aquariums
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Van Gogh Museum ©
Van Gogh Museum
Anne Frank House ©
Anne Frank House
Rijksmuseum ©

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.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Eiffel Tower and Arc de Triomphe. You'll explore and learn at Louvre Museum and Musee d'Orsay. Take a break from Paris with a short trip to Palace of Versailles in Versailles, about 48 minutes away. There's lots more to do: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris, get a taste of the local shopping with Champs-Elysees, and take a stroll through Île de la Cité.

To see other places to visit, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Paris day trip site.

Traveling by train from Amsterdam to Paris takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 20°C in May, and nighttime lows around 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Fri) early enough to travel to Nice.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping

Side Trip

Palace of Versailles
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Musee d'Orsay ©
Musee d'Orsay
Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower

Nice, France

Nice ©
Well-known for the beautiful views of its famous Promenade des Anglais waterfront, Nice is an ethnically-diverse coastal port city on the French Riviera and the fifth most populated city in France.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at La Croisette and Vieille Ville. You'll explore and learn at Villa & Jardins Ephrussi de Rothschild and Musée Marc Chagall. Explore Nice's surroundings by going to Chartreuse de la Verne (in Collobrieres), Rue d'Antibes (in Cannes) and Scuba & Snorkeling (in La Londe Les Maures). Spend the 14th (Tue) exploring the fascinating underwater world at Marineland. There's more to do: admire the masterpieces at Musee d'Art Moderne Et d'Art Contemporain and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cathedrale Saint-Nicolas a Nice.

For other places to visit, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, read Nice online tour itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Paris to Nice takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Traveling from Paris in May, Nice is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Wed) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Nice

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Parks

Side Trips

Cannes, Villa & Jardins Ephrussi de Rothschild, Chartreuse de la Verne, Scuba & Snorkeling, Marineland
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Vieille Ville ©
Vieille Ville
La Croisette ©
La Croisette
Rue d'Antibes ©
Rue d'Antibes