12 days in Paris & Amsterdam Itinerary

12 days in Paris & Amsterdam Itinerary

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Paris, France
— 6 nights
2
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 4 nights

6
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.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Eiffel Tower and Chateau Royal de Blois. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Musee Rodin and Musee Nissim de Camondo. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Paris: Saint-Louis de Chambord (in Chambord), Orléans Cathedral (in Orleans) and Chateau de Chantilly (in Chantilly City). There's lots more to do: brush up on your military savvy at The Army Museum, admire the masterpieces at Petit Palais, step off the mainland to explore Ile Saint-Louis, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Chapelle Notre Dame de la Medaille Miraculeuse.

For more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Paris road trip planner.

Toronto, Canada to Paris is an approximately 11-hour flight. Traveling from Toronto to Paris, you'll lose 6 hours due to the time zone difference. In October, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Thu) early enough to catch the train to Amsterdam.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Reims, Chateau Royal de Blois, Cathedrale Notre-Dame de Laon, Saint-Louis de Chambord, Orléans Cathedral
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Musee Nissim de Camondo ©
Musee Nissim de Camondo
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Chateau Royal de Blois
Chateau Royal de Blois

4
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.
Anne Frank House and Museum Het Rembrandthuis (Rembrandt House) will appeal to history buffs. Step off the beaten path and head to The Jordaan and Kunstmuseum Den Haag. Explore Amsterdam's surroundings by going to World Heritage Kinderdijk (in Kinderdijk), Canals area (in Utrecht) and The Hague (Louwman Museum The Hague, Escher in Het Paleis (Escher in the Palace), &more). Next up on the itinerary: admire the masterpieces at Rijksmuseum, admire the landmark architecture of Portuguese Synagogue, examine the collection at Museum Ons' Lieve Heer op Solder, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Hofje Van Brienen.

To see maps, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, read Amsterdam trip planner.

Traveling by train from Paris to Amsterdam takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. In October in Amsterdam, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods

Side Trips

The Hague, World Heritage Kinderdijk, Canals area
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Rijksmuseum ©
Rijksmuseum
Anne Frank House ©
Anne Frank House
World Heritage Kinderdijk ©
World Heritage Kinderdijk

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