10 days in France Itinerary

10 days in France Itinerary

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Paris
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Versailles
— Few hours
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Sarlat-la-Caneda
— 1 night
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La Rochelle
— 1 night
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Porto-Vecchio, Corsica
— 1 day
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Annecy
— 1 day
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Marseille
— 1 night
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Calvi, Corsica
— 1 night
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Nice
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Paris

Paris ©

City of Light

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.
On the 10th (Fri), take a stroll through Île de la Cité and then wander the streets of Le Marais.

For other places to visit, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Paris vacation maker app.

Johannesburg, South Africa to Paris is an approximately 15-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from South Africa Standard Time (SAST) to Central European Standard Time (CET) is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Johannesburg in August, Paris is a bit warmer at night with lows of 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 10th (Fri) to allow enough time to take a train to Versailles.

Things to do in Paris

Neighborhoods · Shopping · Parks · Nature
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Le Marais ©
Le Marais
Île de la Cité ©
Île de la Cité

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Versailles

Versailles

Royal Paradise

Renowned for its vast royal palace and gardens built by King Louis XIV, Versailles is also one of the wealthiest suburbs of Paris and home to a new cultural notability, such as a thriving artistic and musical scene.
For where to stay, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Versailles trip builder website.

You can take a train from Paris to Versailles in an hour. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to 29°C, and evening lows to 15°C. On the 10th (Fri), you're off to Sarlat-la-Caneda.

Things to do in Versailles

Fun & Games · Historic Sites · Outdoors · Museums

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Sarlat-la-Caneda

Sarlat-la-Caneda ©

Medieval Capital of the Dordogne Valley

Sarlat-la-Caneda is the capital of the former Périgord Noir, now referred to as the Aquitaine region that is home to a historical area consisting of impeccably preserved 14th-century buildings and sites.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Sat): step into the grandiose world of Chateau de Beynac, then walk around Les Jardins de Marqueyssac, and then step into the grandiose world of Chateau de Castelnaud.

To find reviews, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Sarlat-la-Caneda trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Versailles to Sarlat-la-Caneda takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. August in Sarlat-la-Caneda sees daily highs of 32°C and lows of 15°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sat) early enough to drive to La Rochelle.

Things to do in Sarlat-la-Caneda

Historic Sites · Parks

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Chateau de Castelnaud ©
Chateau de Castelnaud
Chateau de Beynac ©
Chateau de Beynac
Les Jardins de Marqueyssac ©
Les Jardins de Marqueyssac

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La Rochelle

La Rochelle

White City

Driving on the narrow streets can be difficult in La Rochelle so walking or biking will give you the best view of the pale stone buildings that give the Vieux Port, or old port, a distinctly Mediterranean quality.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Sun): observe the fascinating underwater world at Aquarium La Rochelle, then contemplate the waterfront views at Vieux Port, and then take a tour by water with Yakapartir.

For more things to do, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, read La Rochelle visit planner.

Drive from Sarlat-la-Caneda to La Rochelle in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. When traveling from Sarlat-la-Caneda in August, plan for a bit cooler days and about the same nights in La Rochelle: temperatures range from 28°C by day to 18°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sun) so you can travel to Porto-Vecchio.

Things to do in La Rochelle

Parks · Wildlife · Outdoors · Zoos & Aquariums
Highlights from your plan
Vieux Port
Vieux Port
Yakapartir ©
Yakapartir
Aquarium La Rochelle ©
Aquarium La Rochelle

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Porto-Vecchio, Corsica

Porto-Vecchio ©
Porto-Vecchio is a commune in the Corse-du-Sud department of France on the island of Corsica. Kick off your visit on the 13th (Mon): kick back and relax at Plage de Santa Giulia and then contemplate the long history of Bonifacio Citadel.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, read our Porto-Vecchio travel planner.

Traveling by combination of train and flight from La Rochelle to Porto-Vecchio takes 10 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of train, ferry, and car. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from La Rochelle in August, with highs in Porto-Vecchio at 36°C and lows at 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Mon) so you can travel to Annecy.

Things to do in Porto-Vecchio

Historic Sites · Parks · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trip

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Bonifacio Citadel ©
Bonifacio Citadel
Plage de Santa Giulia ©
Plage de Santa Giulia

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Annecy

Annecy ©

Venice of the Alps

The canals is in Annecy helped earn the medieval town the nickname the Venice of the Alps.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Tue): kick back and relax at Plage Des Marquisats, tour the water at your own pace with Annecy Boat Rental, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Annecy.

For photos, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, read Annecy attractions planner.

Getting from Porto-Vecchio to Annecy by flight takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of car, ferry, and train; or do a combination of bus and ferry. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Porto-Vecchio in August, with highs in Annecy at 29°C and lows at 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Tue) early enough to drive to Marseille.

Things to do in Annecy

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Lake Annecy ©
Lake Annecy
Plage Des Marquisats ©
Plage Des Marquisats
Annecy Boat Rental ©
Annecy Boat Rental

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Marseille

Marseille ©

Gateway to Provence

The 2013 European "Capital of Culture," Marseille is the largest port city on the breezy Mediterranean coast and the second largest city in France.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Wed): get engrossed in the history at Museum of European and Mediterranean Civilisations and then explore the striking landscape at Calanques.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Marseille travel itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Annecy to Marseille takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and flight. Traveling from Annecy in August, things will get a bit warmer in Marseille: highs are around 35°C and lows about 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Wed) early enough to travel to Calvi.

Things to do in Marseille

Parks · Nature · Museums

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Calanques ©
Calanques

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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. Kick off your visit on the 16th (Thu): tour the pleasant surroundings at Arinella and Algaio Beach, then stroll through Aregno Beach, then look for all kinds of wild species at Punta Spano, and finally steep yourself in history at Citadelle de Calvi.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Calvi itinerary maker website.

Fly from Marseille to Calvi in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of ferry and bus. In August in Calvi, expect temperatures between 34°C during the day and 22°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Nice.

Things to do in Calvi

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Aregno Beach ©
Aregno Beach
Punta Spano ©
Punta Spano
Arinella and Algaio Beach ©
Arinella and Algaio Beach

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Nice

Nice ©

Nissa la Bella (Nice the Beautiful)

Well-known for the beautiful views of its famous Promenade des Anglais waterfront, Nice is an ethnically-diverse coastal port city on the French Riviera and the fifth most populated city in France.
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Fri): stroll through Coco Beach, steep yourself in history at Villa & Jardins Ephrussi de Rothschild, and then get to know the fascinating history of Saint-Paul de Vence.

To see ratings and other tourist information, read Nice travel route planner.

Getting from Calvi to Nice by flight takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. Expect a daytime high around 32°C in August, and nighttime lows around 25°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Nice

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Saint-Paul de Vence ©
Saint-Paul de Vence
Villa & Jardins Ephrussi de Rothschild ©
Villa & Jardins Ephrussi de Rothschild

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