10 days in France Itinerary

10 days in France Itinerary

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10 days in France Itinerary

Start: Dubai
Fly:  9 h 30 min
1
Antibes
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 15 min
2
Saint-Raphael
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
3
Le Lavandou
— 2 nights
Taxi + Train:  4 h 30 min
4
Paris
— 3 nights
Fly:  9 h 45 min
End: Dubai

1
night
Antibes

Antibes ©
The prosperous French Riviera resort town of Antibes is a popular summer destination featuring tons of beaches to suit couples, families, and any type of lifestyle, along with dozens, if not hundreds of cafes, bars, and salons de thé (tea) along the Mediterranean coast.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Fri): observe the fascinating underwater world at Marineland and then zoom along the surf with a waterskiing or jet-skiing adventure.

For where to stay, photos, maps, and tourist information, go to the Antibes trip itinerary planner .

Dubai, United Arab Emirates to Antibes is an approximately 9.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of shuttle and flight. The time zone changes from Gulf Standard Time (GST) to Central European Time (CET), which is usually a -3 hour difference. In August, Antibes is colder than Dubai - with highs of 32°C and lows of 25°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Fri) early enough to drive to Saint-Raphael.

Things to do in Antibes

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Outdoors

Side Trip

Waterskiing & Jetskiing
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Marineland ©
Marineland
Waterskiing & Jetskiing

3
nights
Saint-Raphael

Saint-Raphael ©
Bring the kids along to Plage du Chateau and Waterworld lake of gaudrade. Explore Saint-Raphael's surroundings by going to Cueillette du Rocher (in Roquebrune-sur-Argens), Waterskiing & Jetskiing (in Saint-Aygulf) and Plage de l'Escalet (in Ramatuelle).

For other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, read Saint-Raphael trip planner .

You can drive from Antibes to Saint-Raphael in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a train. Traveling from Antibes in August, expect nights in Saint-Raphael to be little chillier, around 19°C, while days are a bit warmer, around 38°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Le Lavandou.

Things to do in Saint-Raphael

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Cueillette du Rocher, Plage de l'Escalet, Waterworld lake of gaudrade, Lac de Saint-Cassien, Plage du Chateau
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Plage du Chateau ©
Plage du Chateau
Les Gorges du Verdon ©
Les Gorges du Verdon
Waterworld lake of gaudrade ©
Waterworld lake of gaudrade

2
nights
Le Lavandou

Le Lavandou is a commune in the Var department in the Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur region in southeastern France. Start off your visit on the 18th (Tue): see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, then stroll through Plage de Gigaro, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Parcours Decouverte : Les Activites Traditionnelles de la Vallee de la Mole. Here are some ideas for day two: stroll through La plage, then kick back and relax at Plage de Jean Blanc, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Plage d'Aiguebelle.

To find photos, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, read Le Lavandou journey maker .

Traveling by car from Saint-Raphael to Le Lavandou takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and taxi. Traveling from Saint-Raphael in August, expect nights in Le Lavandou to be about the same, around 21°C, while days are a bit cooler, around 33°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Wed) so you can travel to Paris.

Things to do in Le Lavandou

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Scuba & Snorkeling, Parcours Decouverte : Les Activites Traditionnelles de la Vallee de la Mole, Plage de Gigaro
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Plage de Gigaro ©
Plage de Gigaro
Plage de Jean Blanc ©
Plage de Jean Blanc

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.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Thu): admire the masterpieces at Louvre Museum, admire the striking features of Arc de Triomphe, then admire all the interesting features of Eiffel Tower, and finally head off the coast to Île de la Cité. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre, then admire the masterpieces at Musee d'Orsay, and then walk around Luxembourg Gardens.

For traveler tips, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, read Paris travel route planning website .

You can do a combination of taxi and train from Le Lavandou to Paris in 4.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Le Lavandou in August, with highs in Paris at 29°C and lows at 16°C. On the 22nd (Sat), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Museums Parks
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Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Île de la Cité ©
Île de la Cité
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower

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