14 days in France & London Itinerary

14 days in France & London Itinerary

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14 days in France & London Itinerary

Start: Toronto, Canada
Fly:  9​h
1
London, United Kingdom
— 2 nights
+2
Fly + taxi + bus:  6​h
2
Mont-Saint-Michel, France
— 1 day
+2
bus + foot + train:  5​h 30​min
3
Amboise, France
— 2 nights
train:  3​h 45​min
4
Lyon, France
— 2 nights
train:  2​h 15​min
5
Arles, France
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
6
Aix-en-Provence, France
— 3 nights
Fly:  12​h 45​min
End: Toronto, Canada

2
nights
London, United Kingdom

London ©
Vibrant and noisy, London is one of the world’s leading cities, an international capital of culture, education, fashion, music, finance, trade, and politics.
Museum-lovers will get to explore The British Museum and Wallace Collection. Westminster Abbey and Somerset House will appeal to history buffs. Next up on the itinerary: take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Paul's Cathedral, contemplate the long history of Churchill War Rooms, see the interesting displays at Freud Museum, and admire the striking features of Houses of Parliament.

To see reviews, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, use the London visit planning app .

Toronto, Canada to London is an approximately 10-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 5 hours traveling from Toronto to London. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Toronto in June, with highs in London at 23°C and lows at 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Mont-Saint-Michel.

Things to do in London

Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Wallace Collection ©
Wallace Collection
The British Museum ©
The British Museum
Westminster Abbey ©
Westminster Abbey

1
day
Mont-Saint-Michel, France

Mont-Saint-Michel ©
Le Mont-Saint-Michel is an island commune in Normandy, France. Kick off your visit on the 1st (Wed): browse the exhibits of Musee Christian Dior and then contemplate the waterfront views at Plemont Bay.

For more things to do, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Mont-Saint-Michel visit planner.

Traveling by combination of flight and bus from London to Mont-Saint-Michel takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from London to Mont-Saint-Michel, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. July in Mont-Saint-Michel sees daily highs of 26°C and lows of 15°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Wed) early enough to travel to Amboise.

Things to do in Mont-Saint-Michel

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Plemont Bay, Musee Christian Dior
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Plemont Bay ©
Plemont Bay
Musee Christian Dior ©
Musee Christian Dior

2
nights
Amboise, France

Amboise ©
Amboise is a commune in the Indre-et-Loire department in central France. On the 2nd (Thu), take an in-depth tour of Le Chateau du Clos Luce - Parc Leonardo da Vinci, see the interesting displays at Chateau de Chenonceau, and then take in nature's colorful creations at Chateau Royal d'Amboise. Here are some ideas for day two: steep yourself in history at Chateau de Langeais and then take in nature's colorful creations at Chateau de Villandry.

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You can do a combination of bus and train from Mont-Saint-Michel to Amboise in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. Traveling from Mont-Saint-Michel in July, expect nights in Amboise to be about the same, around 17°C, while days are somewhat warmer, around 30°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Fri) early enough to take a train to Lyon.

Things to do in Amboise

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Chateau de Langeais, Chateau de Chenonceau, Chateau de Villandry
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Chateau de Chenonceau ©
Chateau de Chenonceau
Chateau de Villandry ©
Chateau de Villandry
Chateau de Langeais ©
Chateau de Langeais

2
nights
Lyon, France

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.
Start off your visit on the 4th (Sat): explore the world behind art at Musee des Tissus et des Arts Decoratif, then admire the masterpieces at Museum of Fine Arts of Lyon, and then take an in-depth tour of Musee de l'Imprimerie de Lyon. On the 5th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: admire the landmark architecture of Basilique Notre Dame de Fourviere, then explore the ancient world of Théâtre gallo-romain, and then examine the collection at Musee Miniature et Cinema.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Lyon attractions planner .

You can take a train from Amboise to Lyon in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train, flight, and tram. While traveling from Amboise, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Lyon, ranging from highs of 34°C to lows of 20°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Sun) early enough to catch the train to Arles.

Things to do in Lyon

Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Théâtre gallo-romain ©
Théâtre gallo-romain
Museum of Fine Arts of Lyon ©
Museum of Fine Arts of Lyon
Basilique Notre Dame de Fourviere ©

2
nights
Arles, France

Arles ©
Remote, uneventful, but definitely not a waste of time, Arles is absolutely steeped in Provençal culture.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Mon): steep yourself in history at Amphitheatre (les Arenes), explore the galleries of Musee du Petit Palais, and then make a trip to Palais des Papes. Here are some ideas for day two: get engrossed in the history at Musee Departemental Arles Antique, admire the landmark architecture of Chateau des Baux de Provence, and then explore the ancient world of Site Archeologique de Glanum.

To find maps, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, read Arles travel route builder site .

Traveling by train from Lyon to Arles takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In July, daytime highs in Arles are 35°C, while nighttime lows are 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Aix-en-Provence.

Things to do in Arles

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Avignon, Site Archeologique de Glanum, Chateau des Baux de Provence
Highlights from your plan
Amphitheatre (les Arenes) ©
Amphitheatre (les Arenes)
Chateau des Baux de Provence ©
Chateau des Baux de Provence
Palais des Papes ©
Palais des Papes

3
nights
Aix-en-Provence, France

Aix-en-Provence ©
Aix-en-Provence is a small, classically Provençal town, famous for being home to Cézanne.
Visit Paroisse Cathédrale Saint Sauveur Aix-en-Provence and Museum d'Histoire Naturelle Aix en Provence for their historical value. Step off the beaten path and head to Calanques and Les Gorges du Verdon. Next up on the itinerary: examine the collection at Musee Granet and get engrossed in the history at Paul Cezanne’s Studio.

To find where to stay, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Aix-en-Provence road trip planning tool .

You can drive from Arles to Aix-en-Provence in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 35°C, and evening lows to 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 10th (Fri) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Aix-en-Provence

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Les Gorges du Verdon, Calanques
Highlights from your plan
Les Gorges du Verdon ©
Les Gorges du Verdon
Calanques ©
Calanques

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