10 days in France Itinerary

10 days in France Itinerary

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1
Lyon
— 2 nights
2
Toulouse
— 2 nights
3
Marseille
— 3 nights

2
nights
Lyon

Lyon ©
Lyon is a historical city with a vibrant cultural scene as the birthplace of cinema, the silk capital of the globe, and the second biggest Renaissance city following Venice.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Chateau de Brancion and Musee de l'Imprimerie de Lyon. Get a sense of the local culture at Eglise Saint Nizier and Eglise Saint-Bonaventure. Venture out of the city with trips to Chateau de Flecheres (in Fareins), Taize Community (in Taize) and Eglise Saint-Martin (in Chapaize). There's still lots to do: explore the galleries of Musee d'Histoire de Lyon, have some family-friendly fun at I-Reality, get to know the resident critters at Zoo de Lyon, and look for gifts at Le GentleCat.

To see traveler tips, photos, reviews, and tourist information, read Lyon online trip itinerary builder.

Bengaluru, India to Lyon is an approximately 17-hour flight. You can also drive. Traveling from Bengaluru to Lyon, you'll gain 4.5 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Bengaluru in April, things will get colder in Lyon: highs are around °C and lows about °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Tue) early enough to travel to Toulouse.

Things to do in Lyon

Historic Sites Museums Fun & Games

Side Trips

Chateau de Flecheres, Taize Community, Eglise Saint-Martin, Chateau de Chasselas, Musee de l'Aviation Clement Ader
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Chateau de Brancion ©
Chateau de Brancion
Taize Community ©
Taize Community
Eglise Saint Nizier ©
Eglise Saint Nizier

2
nights
Toulouse

Toulouse ©
On the Garonne River, Toulouse is on the site of an ancient Roman settlement, and even today, many of the smaller streets follow their Roman counterparts, while many of the red brick buildings are built in a pseudo-Roman style.
On the 8th (Wed), take in the spiritual surroundings of Church of Les Jacobins, explore the world behind art at Musee Toulouse-Lautrec, admire the striking features of Cathedrale Sainte-Cecile, take in the spiritual surroundings of Cloitre de la Collegiale Saint Salvy, thentest your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Basilique Saint-Sernin. Keep things going the next day: browse the fresh offerings at Marche Victor Hugo, admire the masterpieces at Musee des Augustins, examine the collection at Museum of natural History, thenget curious at Aeroscopia, thenadmire the natural beauty at Les Jardins de la Berbie, and finally take in the views from Pont Vieux.

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Fly from Lyon to Toulouse in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Expect a daytime high around °C in April, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Thu) so you can travel to Marseille.

Things to do in Toulouse

Museums Historic Sites Childrens Museums

Side Trips

Albi, Aeroscopia
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Cloitre de la Collegiale Saint Salvy ©
Cloitre de la Collegiale Saint Salvy
Pont Vieux
Pont Vieux
Aeroscopia ©
Aeroscopia

3
nights
Marseille

Marseille ©
The 2013 European "Capital of Culture," Marseille is the largest port city on the breezy Mediterranean coast and the second largest city in France.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Eglise St-Vincent and St. Vincent de Paul Church. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Calanque d'En-Vau and Les Gorges de Regalon. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Marseille: Le Bois des Lutins (in Peypin), Mane (Museum of Salagon & Chateau de Sauvan) and Eglise Sainte-Marthe de Tarascon (in Tarascon). There's still lots to do: delve into the distant past at Les Antiques, explore the world behind art at Musee Cantini, see the interesting displays at Pavillon M, and pause for some serene contemplation at Eglise Saint-Laurent.

For more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, read Marseille trip planner.

You can fly from Toulouse to Marseille in 3.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around °C in April, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Marseille

Museums Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trips

Mane, Eglise St-Vincent, Site Granet XXe, Collection Jean Planque, Les Antiques, Eglise Sainte-Marthe de Tarascon
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Calanque d'En-Vau ©
Calanque d'En-Vau
Les Gorges de Regalon ©
Les Gorges de Regalon
Site Granet XXe, Collection Jean Planque ©
Site Granet XXe, Collection Jean Planque

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