10 days in France Itinerary

10 days in France Itinerary

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1
Paris
— 3 nights
2
Amboise
— 1 night
3
Bayeux
— 2 nights
4
Porto-Vecchio, Corsica
— 1 night
5
Calvi, Corsica
— 1 night

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.
Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Le Marais and Champs-Elysees. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Louvre Museum and Arc de Triomphe. Take a break from Paris with a short trip to Palace of Versailles in Versailles, about 48 minutes away. There's still lots to do: see the interesting displays at Musee Rodin, admire the masterpieces at Musee d'Orsay, pause for some serene contemplation at Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris, and stop by Île de la Cité.

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London, UK to Paris is an approximately 3.5-hour train ride. You can also fly; or do a combination of car and train. The time zone changes from Greenwich Mean Time to Central European Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. In August in Paris, expect temperatures between 29°C during the day and 16°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sat) so you can take a train to Amboise.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping

Side Trip

Palace of Versailles
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Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Musee d'Orsay ©
Musee d'Orsay
Musee Rodin ©
Musee Rodin

1
night
Amboise

Amboise ©
Amboise is a commune in the Indre-et-Loire department in central France. Kick off your visit on the 19th (Sun): identify plant and animal life at Safari Train -Reserve de Beaumarchais, then explore the historical opulence of Chateau Royal d'Amboise, and then take an in-depth tour of Le Chateau du Clos Luce - Parc Leonardo da Vinci.

For more things to do, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Amboise route builder tool.

Traveling by train from Paris to Amboise takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. August in Amboise sees daily highs of 29°C and lows of 16°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Bayeux.

Things to do in Amboise

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks

Side Trip

Safari Train -Reserve de Beaumarchais
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Safari Train -Reserve de Beaumarchais ©
Safari Train -Reserve de Beaumarchais
Chateau Royal d'Amboise ©
Chateau Royal d'Amboise

2
nights
Bayeux

Bayeux ©
Most travelers take a trip to Bayeux to see the famed tapestry depicting the legendary Norman Conquest from the 11th century.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Mon): see the interesting displays at Airborne Museum, stroll the grounds of Normandy American Cemetery, and then witness the site of a historic battle at Omaha Beach. Here are some ideas for day two: get engrossed in the history at Memorial de Caen, then examine the collection at Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedrale Notre-Dame.

To find maps, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Bayeux trip planner.

Getting from Amboise to Bayeux by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a train. In August, daytime highs in Bayeux are 26°C, while nighttime lows are 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Porto-Vecchio.

Things to do in Bayeux

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks

Side Trips

Airborne Museum, Omaha Beach, Normandy American Cemetery, Memorial de Caen
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Airborne Museum ©
Airborne Museum
Omaha Beach ©
Omaha Beach
Memorial de Caen ©
Memorial de Caen

1
night
Porto-Vecchio, Corsica

Porto-Vecchio ©
Porto-Vecchio is a commune in the Corse-du-Sud department of France on the island of Corsica. Start off your visit on the 22nd (Wed): stroll through Plage de Tramulimacchia, then kick back and relax at Plage de Palombaggia, and then look for gifts at L' Alivi. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: enjoy the sand and surf at Plage de Santa Giulia and then make a trip to Bonifacio Citadel.

For other places to visit, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Porto-Vecchio trip itinerary planning app.

Do a combination of train, bus, and flight from Bayeux to Porto-Vecchio in 8 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of train, ferry, and car. Traveling from Bayeux in August, expect Porto-Vecchio to be somewhat warmer, temps between 36°C and 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Thu) so you can drive to Calvi.

Things to do in Porto-Vecchio

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors

Side Trips

L' Alivi, Bonifacio Citadel
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Plage de Palombaggia ©
Plage de Palombaggia
Plage de Santa Giulia ©
Plage de Santa Giulia
Bonifacio Citadel ©
Bonifacio Citadel

1
night
Calvi, Corsica

Calvi ©
Calvi is a commune in the Haute-Corse department of France on the island of Corsica.It is the seat of the Canton of Calvi, which contains Calvi and one other commune, Lumio. Start off your visit on the 24th (Fri): steep yourself in history at Citadelle de Calvi, then enjoy the sand and surf at Punta Spano, then enjoy the sand and surf at Aregno Beach, and finally head outdoors with Arinella and Algaio Beach.

To find traveler tips, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, use the Calvi trip planner.

Drive from Porto-Vecchio to Calvi in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In August, daytime highs in Calvi are 34°C, while nighttime lows are 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Calvi

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors

Side Trip

Aregno Beach
Highlights from your plan
Citadelle de Calvi ©
Citadelle de Calvi
Aregno Beach ©
Aregno Beach
Arinella and Algaio Beach ©
Arinella and Algaio Beach

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