23 days in Paris & Bordeaux Itinerary

23 days in Paris & Bordeaux Itinerary

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1
Paris
— 11 nights
2
Bordeaux
— 9 nights

11
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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Paris: Palace of Versailles (in Versailles) and Rouen (Historial Jeanne d’Arc, Cathedrale Notre-Dame de Rouen, &more). There's much more to do: make a trip to Louvre Museum, admire the masterpieces at Musee d'Orsay, contemplate the long history of Eiffel Tower, and pause for some serene contemplation at Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre.

To see reviews, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Paris trip maker.

Sydney, Australia to Paris is an approximately 27-hour flight. The time zone changes from Australian Eastern Standard Time (AEST) to Central European Standard Time (CET), which is usually a -9 hour difference. Traveling from Sydney in January, expect Paris to be cooler, temps between 8°C and 1°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Fri) early enough to catch the train to Bordeaux.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Rouen, Versailles
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Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Musee d'Orsay ©
Musee d'Orsay
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower

9
nights
Bordeaux

Bordeaux ©
With a long history of producing regional wines since the Romans brought grapevines here during the first century, so many people consider Bordeaux to be the wine capital of the world.
Get out of town with these interesting Bordeaux side-trips: Eglise de Saint Astier (in Saint-Astier), Bidart (Parcours Sensations Golf D'ilbarritz & Chapelle Sainte Madeleine) and Perigueux (Tour Mataguerre, Cathedrale St-Front, &more). The adventure continues: have some family-friendly fun at Virtual Room Bordeaux, don't miss a visit to The Water Mirror, take in the views from Pont de Pierre, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Place de la Bourse.

For photos and other tourist information, you can read our Bordeaux journey maker website.

Traveling by train from Paris to Bordeaux takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. In January, daytime highs in Bordeaux are 11°C, while nighttime lows are 3°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Bordeaux

Historic Sites · Wineries · Outdoors

Side Trips

Bayonne, Perigueux, Bidart, St. Jacques Church, La Grande Maison
Highlights from your plan
Place de la Bourse ©
Place de la Bourse
Virtual Room Bordeaux ©
Virtual Room Bordeaux
Cathedrale St-Front ©
Cathedrale St-Front

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