11 days in France Itinerary

11 days in France Itinerary

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Nice
— 3 nights
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Paris
— 4 nights
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Bayeux
— 1 night
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Carnac
— 2 nights

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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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Nice: Musee Picasso (in Antibes) and Saint-Paul de Vence (in St-Paul-de-Vence). The adventure continues: take a stroll through Vieille Ville, don't miss a visit to Place Massena, see the interesting displays at Musée Marc Chagall, and take some stellar pictures from Colline du Chateau overlook.

For more things to do, maps, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Nice trip itinerary tool.

Amsterdam, The Netherlands to Nice is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also take a train; or drive. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Amsterdam in September: high temperatures in Nice hover around 28°C and lows are around 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Mon) early enough to travel to Paris.

Things to do in Nice

Tours · Historic Sites · Museums · Wineries

Side Trips

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Azur Wine Tours ©
Azur Wine Tours
Vieille Ville ©
Vieille Ville
Colline du Chateau overlook ©
Colline du Chateau overlook

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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.
Step out of Paris to go to Versailles and see Palace of Versailles, which is approximately 48 minutes away. There's still lots to do: admire the striking features of Arc de Triomphe, get a taste of the local shopping with Champs-Elysees, take a stroll through Montmartre, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre.

For other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Paris holiday planning website.

You can fly from Nice to Paris in 4 hours. Other options are to take a train; or drive. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Nice in September, with highs in Paris at 24°C and lows at 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Fri) early enough to go by car to Bayeux.

Things to do in Paris

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Arc de Triomphe ©
Arc de Triomphe
Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower

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Bayeux

Bayeux ©
Most travelers take a trip to Bayeux to see the famed tapestry depicting the legendary Norman Conquest from the 11th century.
On the 3rd (Sat), explore the different monuments and memorials at Normandy American Cemetery, then explore the different monuments and memorials at Bayeux War Cemetery, and then get engrossed in the history at Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux.

To see photos, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Bayeux online attractions planner.

Getting from Paris to Bayeux by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. In October, daytime highs in Bayeux are 19°C, while nighttime lows are 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sat) to allow time to drive to Carnac.

Things to do in Bayeux

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Normandy American Cemetery ©
Normandy American Cemetery
Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux ©
Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux
 Bayeux War Cemetery
Bayeux War Cemetery

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Carnac

Carnac
Carnac is a commune beside the Gulf of Morbihan on the south coast of Brittany in the Morbihan department in north-western France.Its inhabitants are called Carnacois in French. Kick off your visit on the 4th (Sun): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Chapelle Saint-Colomban, look for gifts at Tibidy, then pause for some serene contemplation at Chapelle de la Madeleine, then explore the ancient world of Carnac stones, and finally ride a horse along Centre Equestre Menhirs. Keep things going the next day: don't miss a visit to Dolmens de Mane Kerioned, then head outdoors with Cote Sauvage, then explore the ancient world of Dolmen de Kercado, and finally take in the dramatic natural features at Geant du Manio.

To see where to stay, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Carnac driving holiday tool.

Drive from Bayeux to Carnac in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or fly. October in Carnac sees daily highs of 20°C and lows of 12°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Carnac

Historic Sites · Parks · Outdoors · Nature

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Cote Sauvage
Cote Sauvage
Carnac stones ©
Carnac stones
Chapelle Saint-Colomban ©
Chapelle Saint-Colomban

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