11 days in France Itinerary

11 days in France Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Paris
— 2 nights
2
Strasbourg
— 2 nights
3
Caen
— 2 nights
4
Nice
— 3 nights

2
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.
Get a sense of the local culture at Louvre Museum and Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre. Do your shopping at Champs-Elysees and Laurence Esnol Gallery. And it doesn't end there: wander the streets of Montmartre, stroll through Île de la Cité, pause for some photo ops at Arc de Triomphe, and stop by Saint Germain des Pres Quarter.

To find ratings, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, use the Paris day trip tool.

Chandigarh, India to Paris is an approximately 14.5-hour flight. You'll gain 4.5 hours traveling from Chandigarh to Paris due to the time zone difference. In April, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Thu) early enough to take a train to Strasbourg.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods
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Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre ©
Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre
Arc de Triomphe ©
Arc de Triomphe
Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum

2
nights
Strasbourg

Strasbourg ©
Strasbourg is famous for its beautiful historical center, the Grande Île, which was the first city center classified entirely as a World Heritage Site by UNESCO.
On the 1st (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: wander the streets of La Petite France, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedrale Notre Dame de Strasbourg, thencontemplate the long history of Protestant Church of St. Peter the Younger, and finally learn about winemaking at Domaine Albert Seltz.

To find maps, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Strasbourg travel itinerary planner.

Take a train from Paris to Strasbourg in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight, shuttle, and train; or drive. In April, daily temperatures in Strasbourg can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. On the 2nd (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Caen.

Things to do in Strasbourg

Historic Sites Outdoors Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Domaine Albert Seltz, NaturoparC - Hunawihr
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Domaine Albert Seltz ©
Domaine Albert Seltz
Cathedrale Notre Dame de Strasbourg ©
Cathedrale Notre Dame de Strasbourg
La Petite France ©
La Petite France

2
nights
Caen

Caen ©
Caen is known for its historical buildings built during the reign of William the Conqueror, who was buried there, and for the Battle for Caen--heavy fighting that took place in and around Caen during the Battle of Normandy in 1944, destroying much of the city.
On the 3rd (Sun), examine the collection at Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Abbaye aux Dames, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Abbaye aux Hommes.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Caen trip planner.

Fly from Strasbourg to Caen in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. While traveling from Strasbourg, expect little chillier days and about the same nights in Caen, ranging from highs of °C to lows of °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Mon) so you can travel to Nice.

Things to do in Caen

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux
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Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux ©
Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux
Abbaye aux Dames ©
Abbaye aux Dames
Abbaye aux Hommes
Abbaye aux Hommes

3
nights
Nice

Nice ©
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.
Vieille Ville and Palais Lascaris will appeal to history buffs. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like La Croisette and Le Suquet. Go for a jaunt from Nice to Antibes to see Chapelle Saint-Bernardin about 42 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: explore the world behind art at Musee d'Art Moderne Et d'Art Contemporain, take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedrale Sainte-Reparate, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cathedrale Saint-Nicolas a Nice, and enjoy the sand and surf at Castel Plage.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Nice journey planner.

Traveling by flight from Caen to Nice takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Traveling from Caen in May, things will get somewhat warmer in Nice: highs are around °C and lows about °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Nice

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Museums

Side Trips

Cannes, Chapelle Saint-Bernardin
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Vieille Ville ©
Vieille Ville
La Croisette ©
La Croisette
Le Suquet ©
Le Suquet

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