13 days in France Itinerary

13 days in France Itinerary

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Fly
1
Paris
— 1 night
Unknown
2
Mont-Saint-Michel
— 1 night
Drive
3
Brignogan-Plage
— 1 day
Drive
4
Brest
— Few hours
Drive
5
Bordeaux
— 2 nights
Drive
6
Toulouse
— 2 nights
Drive
7
Marseille
— 2 nights
Drive
8
Lyon
— 2 nights
Drive
9
Bordeaux
— 1 night
Fly

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1
night
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.
For photos, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Paris trip itinerary builder.

Rome, Italy to Paris is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also take a train; or drive. In July, Paris is a bit cooler than Rome - with highs of 30°C and lows of 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 7th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Mont-Saint-Michel.

Things to do in Paris

Highlights from your trip
Musee d'Orsay ©
Must see
Musee d'Orsay
4.7

1
night
Mont-Saint-Michel

Le Mont-Saint-Michel is an island commune in Normandy, France. To find maps, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, use the Mont-Saint-Michel trip planner.

You can drive from Paris to Mont-Saint-Michel in 5.5 hours. Another option is to drive. When traveling from Paris in July, plan for little chillier days and about the same nights in Mont-Saint-Michel: temperatures range from 26°C by day to 15°C at night. You'll set off for Brignogan-Plage on the 8th (Wed).

Things to do in Mont-Saint-Michel

Outdoors · Tours · Historic Sites · Parks

1
day
Brignogan-Plage

Kick off your visit on the 8th (Wed): look for gifts at Miellerie.

To see more things to do, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Brignogan-Plage online trip planner.

Traveling by car from Mont-Saint-Michel to Brignogan-Plage takes 3 hours. In July, daytime highs in Brignogan-Plage are 23°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 8th (Wed) to allow time for the car ride to Brest.

Things to do in Brignogan-Plage

Shopping

Side Trip

few
hours
Brest

Brest is a city in the Finistère département in Brittany. To see other places to visit, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Brest trip planner.

Traveling by car from Brignogan-Plage to Brest takes an hour. In July, plan for daily highs up to 23°C, and evening lows to 15°C. You will leave for Bordeaux on the 8th (Wed).

Things to do in Brest

Outdoors · Parks · Historic Sites · Tours

2
nights
Bordeaux

The Port of the Moon

With a long history of producing regional wines since the Romans brought grapevines here during the first century, so many people consider Bordeaux to be the wine capital of the world.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Thu): head outdoors with Libr'et'sens, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Place de la Bourse, then ponder the design of Fountain of Three Graces, and finally admire the landmark architecture of La Cite du Vin. On the 10th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Andre Cathedral, then don't miss a visit to Place Parlement, then don't miss a visit to The Water Mirror, and finally make a trip to Quinconces Esplanade (Esplanade des Quinconces).

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Bordeaux trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Brest to Bordeaux by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. Traveling from Brest in July, things will get somewhat warmer in Bordeaux: highs are around 31°C and lows about 19°C. On the 11th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Toulouse.

Things to do in Bordeaux

Highlights from your trip
Place de la Bourse ©
World heritage site
Place de la Bourse
4.7
St. Andre Cathedral ©
Religious Site
St. Andre Cathedral
4.6
The Water Mirror ©
Landmark
The Water Mirror
4.3

2
nights
Toulouse

La Ville Rose (Pink City)

On the Garonne River, Toulouse is on the site of an ancient Roman settlement, and even today, many of the smaller streets follow their Roman counterparts, while many of the red brick buildings are built in a pseudo-Roman style.
On the 11th (Sat), admire the natural beauty at Jardin Raymond VI and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Basilique Saint-Sernin. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 12th (Sun): engage your brain at Cite de l'espace and then take in the pleasant sights at Place Saint-Georges.

To find where to stay, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Toulouse trip itinerary builder tool.

You can drive from Bordeaux to Toulouse in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In July in Toulouse, expect temperatures between 33°C during the day and 20°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Mon) so you can travel to Marseille.

Things to do in Toulouse

Museums · Childrens Museums · Parks · Historic Sites
Highlights from your trip
Cite de l'espace ©
Science Museum
Cite de l'espace
3.6
Basilique Saint-Sernin ©
Religious Site
Basilique Saint-Sernin
4.6
Church of Les Jacobins
Religious Site
Church of Les Jacobins
4.6

2
nights
Marseille

Gateway to Provence

The 2013 European "Capital of Culture," Marseille is the largest port city on the breezy Mediterranean coast and the second largest city in France.
On the 14th (Tue), explore the wealth of natural beauty at Parc National des Calanques, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathédrale La Major, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Basilique Notre-Dame de la Garde, and finally take a leisurely stroll along Le Vieux Port.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, read Marseille online itinerary planner.

Getting from Toulouse to Marseille by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 36°C in July, and nighttime lows around 23°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Wed) so you can catch the train to Lyon.

Things to do in Marseille

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites
Highlights from your trip
Le Vieux Port
Pier / Boardwalk
Le Vieux Port
4.3

2
nights
Lyon

Culinary Capital of France

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 15th (Wed): don't miss a visit to Traboules du Vieux Lyon, then stroll around Parc de la Tete d'Or, and then see the interesting displays at Musee Miniature et Cinema. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the world behind art at Museum of Fine Arts of Lyon, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Vieux Lyon, then admire the landmark architecture of Basilique Notre Dame de Fourviere, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Fourviere Hill.

For photos, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, read Lyon trip planner.

You can take a train from Marseille to Lyon in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from Marseille in July since evenings lows in Lyon dip to 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Fri) early enough to travel to Bordeaux.

Things to do in Lyon

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks
Highlights from your trip
Basilique Notre Dame de Fourviere ©
World heritage site
Basilique Notre Dame de Fourviere
4.7

1
night
Bordeaux

The Port of the Moon

Start off your visit on the 17th (Fri): savor the flavors at Food & Drink and then wander the streets of Promenade Sainte Catherine. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in nature's colorful creations at Jardin Public, take in the local highlights with Walking tours, browse for treasures at La Petite Galerie de Bordeaux, then admire the landmark architecture of Eglise Saint-Eloi, and finally make a trip to Grosse Cloche de Bordeaux.

For ratings, reviews, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Bordeaux online itinerary planner.

You can fly from Lyon to Bordeaux in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Bordeaux

Tours · Wineries · Shopping · Neighborhoods
Highlights from your trip
©
Wine Tour / Tasting
Wine Tours & Tastings
4.4
©
Walking tour
Walking tours
4.8
Jardin Public ©
Garden
Jardin Public
4.5

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