9 days in Paris, Lyon & Amsterdam Itinerary

9 days in Paris, Lyon & Amsterdam Itinerary

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Paris, France
— 3 nights
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Lyon, France
— 2 nights
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 3 nights
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Paris, France

— 3 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.
Paris is known for museums, historic sites, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the landmark architecture of Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris, appreciate the extensive heritage of Champs-Elysees, explore the world behind art at Musee d'Orsay, and steep yourself in history at Arc de Triomphe.

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London, UK to Paris is an approximately 3.5-hour train ride. You can also fly; or do a combination of car and train. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from London to Paris due to the time zone difference. In February, daily temperatures in Paris can reach 9°C, while at night they dip to 1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Mon) to allow enough time to take a train to Lyon.

Things to do in Paris

Museums · Historic Sites · Shopping · Neighborhoods

Lyon, France

— 2 nights

Culinary Capital of France

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 26th (Tue): stroll around Parc de la Tete d'Or, then pause for some serene contemplation at Basilique Notre Dame de Fourviere, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Fourviere Hill, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Vieux Lyon. On the 27th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: examine the collection at Musee Miniature et Cinema, admire the masterpieces at Museum of Fine Arts of Lyon, and then don't miss a visit to Traboules du Vieux Lyon.

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Traveling by train from Paris to Lyon takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. In February, daytime highs in Lyon are 10°C, while nighttime lows are 1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Amsterdam.

Things to do in Lyon

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks

Amsterdam, The Netherlands

— 3 nights

Venice of the North

Known as one of the greatest small cities in the world, Amsterdam charms visitors with its cool and cozy atmosphere.
Amsterdam is known for museums, nightlife, and breweries & distilleries. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get engrossed in the history at Anne Frank House, get your game on at Museumphoto, admire the striking features of Royal Palace Amsterdam, and indulge your thirst for a good beer at Heineken Experience.

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You can fly from Lyon to Amsterdam in 5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or drive. In February in Amsterdam, expect temperatures between 7°C during the day and 0°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums · Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Historic Sites