12 days in France Itinerary

12 days in France Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Marne-la-Vallee
— 1 night
2
Versailles
— 1 night
3
Mont-Saint-Michel
— 1 night
4
Paris
— 2 nights
5
Strasbourg
— 1 night
6
Nice
— 1 night
7
Marseille
— Few hours
8
Lyon
— 1 night
9
Saint-Aignan
— 2 nights

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night
Marne-la-Vallee

Marne-la-Vallee ©
As a "new town" best known for its Euro Disney Park and resorts, Marne-la-Vallée is a modern family resort town.
For reviews and more tourist information, read our Marne-la-Vallee trip planner.

Aldie, USA to Marne-la-Vallee is an approximately 12-hour combination of car and flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Aldie to Marne-la-Vallee is 6 hours. Traveling from Aldie in January, expect a bit warmer with lows of °F in Marne-la-Vallee. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Versailles.

Things to do in Marne-la-Vallee

Theme Parks
Highlights from your plan
Walt Disney Studios Park ©
Walt Disney Studios Park

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night
Versailles

Versailles ©
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.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Sun): admire the landmark architecture of Palace of Versailles.

For other places to visit, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Versailles trip itinerary builder app.

Traveling by car from Marne-la-Vallee to Versailles takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. January in Versailles sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sun) so you can travel to Mont-Saint-Michel.

Things to do in Versailles

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Palace of Versailles ©
Palace of Versailles

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night
Mont-Saint-Michel

Mont-Saint-Michel ©
Le Mont-Saint-Michel is an island commune in Normandy, France. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Mont Saint-Michel. Kick off your visit on the 11th (Mon): admire the striking features of Mont Saint-Michel.

To see more things to do, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Mont-Saint-Michel attractions tool.

Getting from Versailles to Mont-Saint-Michel by train takes about 6 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and bus; or fly. Expect a daytime high around °F in January, and nighttime lows around °F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 11th (Mon) to allow time for travel to Paris.

Things to do in Mont-Saint-Michel

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Mont Saint-Michel ©
Mont Saint-Michel

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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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Musee de l'Orangerie, Musee Rodin, Sainte-Chapelle, and other attractions you added. Kick off your visit on the 11th (Mon): don't miss a visit to Pont Alexandre III.

To find out how to plan a trip to Paris, use our trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by train from Mont-Saint-Michel to Paris takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or fly. In January, daytime highs in Paris are °F, while nighttime lows are °F. You will have some time to spend on the 13th (Wed) before leaving for Strasbourg.

Things to do in Paris

Museums Parks Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Musee d'Orsay ©
Musee d'Orsay
Palais Garnier ©
Palais Garnier
Luxembourg Gardens ©
Luxembourg Gardens

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night
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 13th (Wed), make a trip to Cathedrale Notre Dame de Strasbourg.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, use the Strasbourg trip planner.

Traveling by train from Paris to Strasbourg takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight, shuttle, and train; or drive. Expect a daytime high around °F in January, and nighttime lows around °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Nice.

Things to do in Strasbourg

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Cathedrale Notre Dame de Strasbourg ©
Cathedrale Notre Dame de Strasbourg

1
night
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.
You've now added TresNice Old Town Walking Tour to your itinerary.

To find photos, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, read Nice vacation builder site.

Fly from Strasbourg to Nice in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Strasbourg in January: high temperatures in Nice hover around °F and lows are around °F. On the 15th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Marseille.

Things to do in Nice

Tours
Highlights from your plan
TresNice Old Town Walking Tour ©
TresNice Old Town Walking Tour
Promenade des Anglais ©
Promenade des Anglais

few
hours
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.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Fri): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Basilique Notre-Dame de la Garde.

For traveler tips, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Marseille trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Nice to Marseille takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around °F in January, and nighttime lows around °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Fri) to allow enough time to take a train to Lyon.

Things to do in Marseille

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Basilique Notre-Dame de la Garde ©
Basilique Notre-Dame de la Garde

1
night
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.
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Sat): walk around Parc de la Tete d'Or and then admire the landmark architecture of Basilique Notre Dame de Fourviere.

To see maps, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Lyon itinerary website.

Take a train from Marseille to Lyon in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. Traveling from Marseille in January, you will find days in Lyon are a bit cooler (°F), and nights are about the same (°F). On the 16th (Sat), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Saint-Aignan.

Things to do in Lyon

Historic Sites Parks
Highlights from your plan
Basilique Notre Dame de Fourviere ©
Basilique Notre Dame de Fourviere
Parc de la Tete d'Or ©
Parc de la Tete d'Or

2
nights
Saint-Aignan

Saint-Aignan ©
You've now added ZooParc de Beauval to your itinerary. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: meet the residents at ZooParc de Beauval.

To find ratings, photos, reviews, and tourist information, read Saint-Aignan tour app.

Getting from Lyon to Saint-Aignan by car takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: take a train. Expect a daytime high around °F in January, and nighttime lows around °F. On the 18th (Mon), you'll travel back home.

Things to do in Saint-Aignan

Zoos & Aquariums Parks
Highlights from your plan
ZooParc de Beauval ©
ZooParc de Beauval

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