12 days in France Itinerary

12 days in France Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Blois
— 1 night
2
Paris
— 3 nights
3
Nice
— 2 nights
4
Cannes
— 2 nights
5
Marseille
— 2 nights

1
night
Blois

Blois
Situated on the banks of the lower Loire river, Blois opens doors to many activities centered along the banks of the river.
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Wed): explore the historical opulence of Chateau de Chambord and then contemplate the long history of Le Chateau du Clos Luce - Parc Leonardo da Vinci. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the historical opulence of Chateau Royal de Blois, admire the landmark architecture of Cathedrale Saint-Gatien, and then take in nature's colorful creations at Chateau de Villandry.

For maps, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Blois trip builder app.

New Delhi, India to Blois is an approximately 17-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone difference when traveling from New Delhi to Blois is minus 4.5 hours. Expect colder temperatures when traveling from New Delhi in June; daily highs in Blois reach °C and lows reach °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Thu) so you can drive to Paris.

Things to do in Blois

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trips

Chateau de Chambord, Cathedrale Saint-Gatien, Le Chateau du Clos Luce - Parc Leonardo da Vinci, Chateau de Villandry
Highlights from your plan
Chateau Royal de Blois
Chateau Royal de Blois
Cathedrale Saint-Gatien ©
Cathedrale Saint-Gatien

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.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Île de la Cité and Paris Plage. There's still lots to do: explore the world behind art at Louvre Museum, admire the landmark architecture of Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris, shop like a local with Champs-Elysees, and pause for some serene contemplation at Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Paris trip planner.

Drive from Blois to Paris in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In June in Paris, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Sun) early enough to travel to Nice.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Museums Parks
Highlights from your plan
Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Île de la Cité ©
Île de la Cité
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 8th (Mon): make a trip to Place Massena and then explore the stunning scenery at Les Gorges du Verdon. Keep things going the next day: don't miss a visit to Promenade des Anglais, thentour the pleasant surroundings at Palmes Beach, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Castel Plage.

For where to stay, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Nice trip planner.

You can fly from Paris to Nice in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Nice when traveling from Paris in June, with lows around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Tue) so you can go by car to Cannes.

Things to do in Nice

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Palmes Beach, Les Gorges du Verdon
Highlights from your plan
Les Gorges du Verdon ©
Les Gorges du Verdon
Castel Plage ©
Castel Plage
Palmes Beach ©
Palmes Beach

2
nights
Cannes

Cannes ©
Although its luxury shops, nightlife, casinos, and high-end restaurants give Cannes a feeling of exclusivity, this classic French Riviera city has alternatives to suit every budget.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Wed): steep yourself in history at La cité médiévale and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Plage de Pampelonne. Keep things going the next day: get outside with Plage du Martinez.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Cannes route planner.

Traveling by car from Nice to Cannes takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Nice in June, expect slightly colder with lows of °C in Cannes. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Marseille.

Things to do in Cannes

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trips

La cité médiévale, Plage de Pampelonne
Highlights from your plan
Plage de Pampelonne ©
Plage de Pampelonne
Plage du Martinez ©
Plage du Martinez
La cité médiévale ©
La cité médiévale

2
nights
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 12th (Fri): enjoy breathtaking views from Notre Dame de la Mer - Église fortifiée, make a trip to Palais des Papes, and then snap pictures at Pont d'Avignon. On the 13th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: stroll around Parc Balneaire du Prado, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Basilique Notre-Dame de la Garde, thentake in the dramatic natural features at Calanques, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathédrale La Major.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, read Marseille attractions site.

Traveling by car from Cannes to Marseille takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In June, daytime highs in Marseille are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Marseille

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trips

Avignon, Calanques, Notre Dame de la Mer - Église fortifiée
Highlights from your plan
Calanques ©
Calanques
Notre Dame de la Mer - Église fortifiée ©
Notre Dame de la Mer - Église fortifiée
Palais des Papes ©
Palais des Papes

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