9 days in France Itinerary

9 days in France Itinerary

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1
Paris
— 3 nights
2
Strasbourg
— 3 nights
3
Annecy
— 2 nights

3
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.
On the 20th (Fri), wander the streets of Île de la Cité, steep yourself in history at Eiffel Tower, thenadmire the striking features of Arc de Triomphe, and finally admire the masterpieces at Louvre Museum. Keep things going the next day: admire the masterpieces at Musee d'Orsay, thenpause for some serene contemplation at Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre, and then get a taste of the local shopping with Champs-Elysees.

To see more things to do, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Paris trip planner.

New Delhi, India to Paris is an approximately 12-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from India Standard Time (IST) to Central European Standard Time (CET) is minus 4.5 hours. Traveling from New Delhi in December, you will find days in Paris are cooler (°C), and nights are little chillier (°C). Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 22nd (Sun) to allow time for the train ride to Strasbourg.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Museums Parks
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Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Arc de Triomphe ©
Arc de Triomphe

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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.
On the 22nd (Sun), make a trip to Gare de Strasbourg and then wander the streets of La Petite France. Keep things going the next day: explore the historical opulence of Château du Haut-Kœnigsbourg, thentest your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedrale Notre Dame de Strasbourg.

For traveler tips, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, read Strasbourg trip itinerary planner.

You can take a train from Paris to Strasbourg in 2.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight, shuttle, and train; or drive. December in Strasbourg sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Annecy.

Things to do in Strasbourg

Historic Sites Parks Fun & Games

Side Trips

Old Town, Château du Haut-Kœnigsbourg, Vieille ville d'Eguisheim
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Cathedrale Notre Dame de Strasbourg ©
Cathedrale Notre Dame de Strasbourg
La Petite France ©
La Petite France
Château du Haut-Kœnigsbourg ©
Château du Haut-Kœnigsbourg

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nights
Annecy

Annecy ©
The canals is in Annecy helped earn the medieval town the nickname the Venice of the Alps.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Annecy: Grenoble (Musee de Grenoble, Room Escape Games, &more). There's still lots to do: explore the activities along Lake Annecy, don't miss a visit to La Vieille Ville, snap pictures at Pont des Amours, and take in the awesome beauty at Semnoz.

To find more things to do, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Annecy visit planning website.

Traveling by car from Strasbourg to Annecy takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a train. In December in Annecy, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Fri) early enough to take a train back home.

Things to do in Annecy

Nature Parks Museums

Side Trip

Grenoble
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Lake Annecy ©
Lake Annecy
Room Escape Games
Musee de Grenoble ©
Musee de Grenoble

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