Day trips from Paris

Enjoy day trips from Paris, Versailles, Giverny, Chartres, Fontainebleau, Sceaux, Barbizon, Disneyland Paris, Chambord, Cheverny. Vaux-le-Vicomte, Bruges, Mont-Saint-Michel, London.

One day at Versailles Palace

The Palace of Versailles a day trip from Paris. Versailles is located 20 kilometers of Paris. One day in Versailles, visit the interior of the castle and the gardens. Address Chateau of Versailles: Place d'Armes, Versailles, France. To considerer few events in Versailles:

  • The Musical Fountains Show 2016: March 25 to October 30 Saturdays and Sundays.
  • The Fountains Night Show 2016: June 18 to September 17 Saturdays.
  • Musical gardens.

Day trip to Giverny

Giverny a small village near Paris. Giverny is famous for being the residence of Claude Monet. He has lived in Giverny and a visit of Claude Monet's Garden is a must-do. Claude Monet has painted his famous works in Giverny, the Water Lilies. Address of Foundation Claude Monet: 84 rue Claude Monet, Giverny, France. 

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  • Claude Monet's House
  • Gardens of Giverny

Chartres day trip

Chartres is located near Paris. Chartres is a medieval town famous with the Cathedral of Chartres. Address of Chartres Cathedral: 16 Cloitre Notre-Dame, Chartres, France. Enjoy the events in Chartres 2016:

  • Chartres en lumières Light festival April 16 to October 8.
  • Chartres Organ Competition 2016 August 25 to September 4.
  • Les Artisanales Chartres 2016 October 7, 8, 9, 10. Location: Parc des Expositions de Chartres.


Fontainebleau is only 55 kilometres near Paris. Fontainebleau is famous for its large forest and its Palace of Fontainebleau. Address of the Fontainebleau palace: Fontainebleau, France.

  • Semi-Marathon Fontainebleau 2016: April 3rd
  • Grand Parquet Endurance: June 3, 4, 2016
  • 4 Etoiles de Pau 2016: equestrian show October 12 to 16.

Domaine de Sceaux

Sceaux is a small village located in Paris suburbs, one of the wealthiest areas. It is famous for its castle, Le Chateau de Sceaux. The park was designed by Andre Lenôtre and built by André Colbert. You find the Musée de l’Île-de-France. Events at the Chateau de Sceaux:

  • Barbizon

    Barbizon is not far from Fontainebleau. Near the Forest of Fontainebleau. The French village is famous for its galleries. Well-know painters visited Barbizon, Millet and Rousseau.

    Disneyland Paris

    Disneyland Paris is easy to reach from Paris with the RER. In Marne-La-Vallee, Euro Disney Resort is a most visited attraction for kids near Paris. There are 2 parks, Disneyland Park and the Walt Disney Studios Park. The events in Disneyland Paris:

    • Festival Halloween Disney in October, November.
    • Christmas in Disney, Christmas parade.

    Castles of the Loire

    Day trips from Paris to the Loire Vallee. Chambord, Amboise, Chenonceau are famous and have the most beautiful castles in France. 

    • Festival of Chambord 2016 July 1 to 16.
    • Christmas in Chenonceau December to January.


    Vaux-le-Vicomte a French Chateau near Paris, in Maincy. Vaux-le-Vicomte celebrate 400th anniversary of Nicolas Fouquet. Address of the Chateau de Vaux-le-Vicomte: Maincy, France. Events 2015 at Vaux-le-Vicomte:

    • The charm of Candlelit evening May 7 to October 1, 2016.
    • Lunch and Grand Siecle Fashion Show June 26, 2016.
    • Discovering a man both known and unknown September and October 2016
    • A magical moment in the world of fairytailes in December

    Mont Saint-Michel

    Le Mont Saint-Michel is the most visited place near Paris. An island with a tiny village on top. The Mont Saint-Michel is famous for its fortifications, the Monastery and restaurants.

    • Marathon Saint-Michel 2016: May 29.
    • Tour de France 2016 will start from the Mont-Saint-Michel July 2nd.

    London in UK

    Travel to London From Paris is easy. Take the Eurostar from the Gare du Nord and arrive downtown London. It takes hours and you are in London. 

    And other day trips from Paris: Park Asterix, Provins, Honfleur, Strasbourg.

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