13 days in Paris, Lyon & Strasbourg Itinerary

13 days in Paris, Lyon & Strasbourg Itinerary

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13 days in Paris, Lyon & Strasbourg Itinerary

Start: Bangkok
Fly:  14​h 30​min
1
Paris
— 4 nights
Train:  2​h
2
Lyon
— 2 nights
Tram + Fly:  3​h
3
Strasbourg
— 2 nights
Train:  2​h
4
Paris
— 3 nights
Fly:  14​h 30​min
End: Bangkok

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.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Disneyland Paris and The Paris Catacombs. And it doesn't end there: admire the striking features of Louvre Museum, make a trip to Place de la Concorde, admire the masterpieces at Musee d'Orsay, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Montmartre.

To see ratings, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Paris route planner .

Bangkok, Thailand to Paris is an approximately 14.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train. The time zone difference when traveling from Bangkok to Paris is minus 6 hours. Traveling from Bangkok in January, things will get cooler in Paris: highs are around 8°C and lows about 1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Tue) so you can take a train to Lyon.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Museums Theme Parks

Side Trip

Disneyland Paris
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Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Disneyland Paris ©
Disneyland Paris

2
nights
Lyon

Lyon ©
Lyon is a historical city with a vibrant cultural scene as the birthplace of cinema, the silk capital of the globe, and the second biggest Renaissance city following Venice.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Wed): get to know the fascinating history of Fourviere Hill, admire the striking features of Basilique Notre Dame de Fourviere, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Vieux Lyon, and finally get to know the resident critters at Parc de la Tete d'Or. On the next day, take in the views from Passerelle du Palais de Justice, then make a trip to Traboules du Vieux Lyon, then admire the masterpieces at Museum of Fine Arts of Lyon, and finally get your game on at DreamAway Lyon.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, read Lyon trip planner .

You can take a train from Paris to Lyon in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and tram; or drive. In January, daytime highs in Lyon are 9°C, while nighttime lows are 1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Strasbourg.

Things to do in Lyon

Historic Sites Parks Museums
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Basilique Notre Dame de Fourviere ©
Basilique Notre Dame de Fourviere
Parc de la Tete d'Or ©
Parc de la Tete d'Or
Traboules du Vieux Lyon ©
Traboules du Vieux Lyon

2
nights
Strasbourg

Strasbourg ©
Strasbourg is famous for its beautiful historical center, the Grande Île, which was the first city center classified entirely as a World Heritage Site by UNESCO.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Fri): make a trip to Barrage Vauban, test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, then pause for some serene contemplation at Cathedrale Notre Dame de Strasbourg, and finally take a stroll through La Petite France.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, read our Strasbourg tour itinerary tool .

You can do a combination of tram and flight from Lyon to Strasbourg in 3 hours. Other options are to take a train; or drive. In January, daily temperatures in Strasbourg can reach 6°C, while at night they dip to 0°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Sat) early enough to catch the train to Paris.

Things to do in Strasbourg

Historic Sites Fun & Games Neighborhoods
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Cathedrale Notre Dame de Strasbourg ©
La Petite France ©
La Petite France
Room Escape Games

3
nights
Paris

Paris ©
Attractions like Walt Disney Studios Park and Musee des Arts et Metiers make great kid-friendly stops. Step out of Paris to go to Versailles and see Palace of Versailles, which is approximately 48 minutes away. Explore Paris further: test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, admire the landmark architecture of Sainte-Chapelle, get the lay of the land with Walking tours, and wander the streets of Le Marais.

To find ratings, photos, reviews, and tourist information, read Paris itinerary planning site .

Getting from Strasbourg to Paris by train takes about 2 hours. Other options: do a combination of train, shuttle, and flight; or drive. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Theme Parks Museums

Side Trips

Walt Disney Studios Park, Palace of Versailles
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Palace of Versailles ©
Palace of Versailles
Walt Disney Studios Park ©
Walt Disney Studios Park
Musee des Arts et Metiers ©
Musee des Arts et Metiers

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