11 days in Paris & Amsterdam Itinerary

11 days in Paris & Amsterdam Itinerary

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1
Paris, France
— 3 nights
2
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 6 nights

3
nights
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.
You'll explore and learn at Musee Rodin and Musee Vie et Metiers d'Autrefois. Kids will appreciate attractions like Chartres Cathedral and Gray Tower. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Paris: Chateau de Fontainebleau (in Fontainebleau), Musee Jardin Bourdelle (in Egreville) and Chateau des Roches (in Bievres). Next up on the itinerary: step into the grandiose world of Chateau Musee Foret d'Histoires, immerse yourself in nature at Parc de L'ile Saint Germain, take in the exciting artwork at words and things, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Eglise Saint-Louis de Vincennes.

To see where to stay, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Paris online visit planner.

Newark, USA to Paris is an approximately 11-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Newark to Paris is 6 hours. In July, Paris is slightly colder than Newark - with highs of 79°F and lows of 60°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Sat) early enough to catch the train to Amsterdam.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites · Museums · Childrens Museums

Side Trips

Chateau Musee Foret d'Histoires, Chateau de Fontainebleau, Musee Jardin Bourdelle, Gray Tower, Parc de L'ile Saint Germain
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Musee Rodin ©
Musee Rodin
Chartres Cathedral ©
Chartres Cathedral
Chateau de Fontainebleau
Chateau de Fontainebleau

6
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.
Attractions like Zaanse Schans and Body Worlds make great kid-friendly stops. Do some cultural sightseeing at World Heritage Kinderdijk and Kooijman Souvenirs & Clogs Wooden Shoe Workshop. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Amsterdam: Museum Stoomtram Hoorn-Medemblik (in Hoorn), Eise Eisinga Planetarium (in Franeker) and Efteling (in Kaatsheuvel). Fill the 11th (Thu) with excitement at Sprookjeswonderland. And it doesn't end there: brush up on your military savvy at Marinemuseum, identify plant and animal life at De Hoge Berg, kick back and relax at Het Strand van IJmuiden aan Zee, and get a taste of the local shopping with Galerie de Vis.

For traveler tips, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Amsterdam online journey planner.

You can take a train from Paris to Amsterdam in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from Paris in July: highs in Amsterdam hover around 73°F, while lows dip to 57°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums · Theme Parks · Parks

Side Trips

Zaandam, De Hoge Berg, Galerie de Vis, Sprookjeswonderland, Museum Stoomtram Hoorn-Medemblik
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Efteling
Efteling
World Heritage Kinderdijk ©
World Heritage Kinderdijk
Zaanse Schans ©
Zaanse Schans

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