14 days in France Itinerary

14 days in France Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Paris
— 2 nights
2
Rouen
— 2 nights
3
Bayeux
— 2 nights
4
Strasbourg
— 1 night
5
Nice
— 2 nights
6
Marseille
— 2 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.
Eiffel Tower and Montmartre are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Louvre Museum and Musee Jacquemart-Andre will appeal to museum buffs. Take a break from Paris with a short trip to The Trianons & The Hamlet in Versailles, about 40 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: admire the landmark architecture of Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris, wander the streets of Île de la Cité, steep yourself in history at Sainte-Chapelle, and take an in-depth tour of Maison de Victor Hugo.

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

New Delhi, India to Paris is an approximately 12-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from New Delhi to Paris is minus 4.5 hours. When traveling from New Delhi in July, plan for slightly colder days and colder nights in Paris: temperatures range from °C by day to °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sun) so you can drive to Rouen.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trip

The Trianons & The Hamlet
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Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris ©
Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris

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Rouen

Rouen ©
Rouen is situated on the River Seine, about 90 minutes from Paris.
Start off your visit on the 6th (Mon): take in the exciting artwork at Ecole Supérieure d'Art et Design Le Havre-Rouen, thenadmire the masterpieces at Ceramics Museum (Musee de la Ceramique), thenadmire the masterpieces at Musee Secq des Tournelles, and finally admire the masterpieces at Musee des Beaux-Arts de Rouen. On the next day, pause for some serene contemplation at Basilique Notre-Dame de Bonsecours, thenadmire the natural beauty at Fondation Claude Monet, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Eglise Sainte-Radegonde de Giverny.

To find more things to do, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, read Rouen trip planner.

Getting from Paris to Rouen by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Paris in July, with highs in Rouen at °C and lows at °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Bayeux.

Things to do in Rouen

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Giverny, Basilique Notre-Dame de Bonsecours
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Fondation Claude Monet ©
Fondation Claude Monet
Musee des Beaux-Arts de Rouen ©
Musee des Beaux-Arts de Rouen
Basilique Notre-Dame de Bonsecours ©
Basilique Notre-Dame de Bonsecours

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Bayeux

Bayeux ©
Most travelers take a trip to Bayeux to see the famed tapestry depicting the legendary Norman Conquest from the 11th century.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Wed): take an in-depth tour of Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux, take an in-depth tour of Pegasus Memorial, and then learn about all things military at Musee Memorial de la Bataille de Normandie. On the 9th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the history at Musee du Debarquement Utah Beach and then see the interesting displays at Airborne Museum.

For traveler tips, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Bayeux attractions tool.

Drive from Rouen to Bayeux in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In July in Bayeux, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Thu) early enough to travel to Strasbourg.

Things to do in Bayeux

Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Airborne Museum, Pegasus Memorial, Musee du Debarquement Utah Beach
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Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux ©
Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux
Airborne Museum ©
Airborne Museum
Pegasus Memorial ©
Pegasus Memorial

1
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 10th (Fri), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedrale Notre Dame de Strasbourg, thenexplore the world behind art at Museum Œuvre Notre-Dame, thenexamine the collection at Palais de Rohan, and finally see the interesting displays at Musée historique de la ville de Strasbourg. On the 11th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: admire the masterpieces at Musee Wurth France Erstein, explore the world behind art at Musée d'Unterlinden, and then explore the world behind art at Musee Bartholdi.

Plan trip to Strasbourg with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

Traveling by train from Bayeux to Strasbourg takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. When traveling from Bayeux in July, plan for somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Strasbourg: temperatures range from °C by day to °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Nice.

Things to do in Strasbourg

Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Colmar, Musee Wurth France Erstein
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Musee Bartholdi ©
Musee Bartholdi
Cathedrale Notre Dame de Strasbourg ©
Cathedrale Notre Dame de Strasbourg
Palais de Rohan ©
Palais de Rohan

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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.
On the 12th (Sun), make a trip to Fort du Mont Alban, thensteep yourself in history at Villa & Jardins Ephrussi de Rothschild, and then wander the streets of Vieille Ville. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 13th (Mon): see the interesting displays at Palais Lascaris, explore the galleries of Musée National Picasso, thensteep yourself in history at Musee Escoffier de l'Art Culinaire, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Chapelle du Rosaire.

For other places to visit, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Nice tour planning tool.

Getting from Strasbourg to Nice by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Strasbourg in July since evenings lows in Nice dip to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Mon) so you can go by car to Marseille.

Things to do in Nice

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Fort du Mont Alban, Villa & Jardins Ephrussi de Rothschild, Musée National Picasso, Chapelle du Rosaire, Musee Escoffier de l'Art Culinaire
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Palais Lascaris ©
Palais Lascaris
Villa & Jardins Ephrussi de Rothschild ©
Villa & Jardins Ephrussi de Rothschild
Vieille Ville ©
Vieille Ville

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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 14th (Tue): get engrossed in the history at Paul Cezanne’s Studio, learn more about the world around you at Museum d'Histoire Naturelle Aix en Provence, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Paroisse Cathédrale Saint Sauveur Aix-en-Provence. On the next day, contemplate the long history of Musee du Petit Palais and then step into the grandiose world of Palais des Papes.

For maps, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Marseille visit planner.

Drive from Nice to Marseille in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. When traveling from Nice in July, plan for somewhat warmer days in Marseille, with highs around °C, while nights are about the same with lows around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Marseille

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Aix-en-Provence, Avignon
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Palais des Papes ©
Palais des Papes
Paul Cezanne’s Studio ©
Paul Cezanne’s Studio

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