12 days in Paris & Province of Barcelona Itinerary

12 days in Paris & Province of Barcelona Itinerary

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12 days in Paris & Province of Barcelona Itinerary

Start: Mons, Belgium
Drive:  5​h 45​min
1
Paris, France
— 5 nights
Fly:  5​h
2
Barcelona, Spain
— 5 nights
Fly + Drive:  6​h 30​min
End: Mons, Belgium

5
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.
Bring the kids along to Centre National d'Art et de Culture George Pompidou and Disneyland Paris. Change things up with a short trip to Palace of Versailles in Versailles (about 48 minutes away). And it doesn't end there: make a trip to Louvre Museum, shop like a local with Champs-Elysees, get your game on at Wildness, and walk around Luxembourg Gardens.

To see maps, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Paris day trip tool .

Mons, Belgium to Paris is an approximately 3-hour car ride. In December, plan for daily highs up to 9°C, and evening lows to 3°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Sun) early enough to travel to Barcelona.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Museums Theme Parks

Side Trips

Disneyland Paris, Palace of Versailles
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Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Room Escape Games
Disneyland Paris ©
Disneyland Paris

5
nights
Barcelona, Spain

Barcelona ©
Barcelona, the country’s second-largest city, is a cosmopolitan urban center known for its throbbing youthful energy and stellar architecture.
Kids will enjoy Basilica of the Sagrada Familia and Playa de La Barceloneta. There's lots more to do: walk around Parc Guell, pause for some serene contemplation at Barcelona Cathedral, admire the striking features of Casa Mila - La Pedrera, and get your game on at Simuteca.

For other places to visit, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, read our Barcelona driving holiday planner .

Traveling by flight from Paris to Barcelona takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Traveling from Paris in December, things will get somewhat warmer in Barcelona: highs are around 17°C and lows about 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Barcelona

Fun & Games Historic Sites Parks
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Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia
Parc Guell ©
Parc Guell
Casa Mila - La Pedrera ©
Casa Mila - La Pedrera

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