12 days in Paris, Versailles & Rueil-Malmaison Itinerary

12 days in Paris, Versailles & Rueil-Malmaison Itinerary

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

— 4 nights

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.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Mouffetard Market, The Paris Catacombs, Luxembourg Gardens, and other attractions you added. Step off the beaten path and head to Latin Quarter and Île de la Cité. You'll explore and learn at Louvre Museum and Musee Nissim de Camondo. There's lots more to do: get a taste of the local shopping with Champs-Elysees, 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 29°C and lows about 16°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Versailles.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods · Shopping

Versailles

— 4 nights

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.
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 Le Grand Trianon. There's much more to do: step into the grandiose world of The Trianons & The Hamlet, identify plant and animal life at Arboretum de la Vallee-aux-Loups, admire the striking features of Ancien Hopital Royal, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Eglise Sainte Elisabeth de Hongrie.

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Getting from Paris to Versailles by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to 29°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Rueil-Malmaison.

Things to do in Versailles

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Shopping

Side Trip

Rueil-Malmaison

— 1 day
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, then contemplate 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 26°C during the day and 17°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

Paris

— 1 night

City of Light

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. On the 12th (Wed), you'll travel back home.

Things to do in Paris

Nightlife · Tours · Shopping · Historic Sites