13 days in France Itinerary

13 days in France Itinerary

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Giverny
— Few hours
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Rouen
— 1 night
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Saint-Malo
— 2 nights
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Mont-Saint-Michel
— 1 night
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Dinan
— 1 night
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Perros-Guirec
— 1 night
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Concarneau
— 1 night
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Lorient
— 1 night
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Vannes
— 1 night
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Rennes
— 1 night
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Villerville
— 2 nights

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Giverny

Giverny ©
Giverny is a small French village in Upper Normandy, best known as the rural retreat of the Impressionist painter Claude Monet (1840-1926).
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Sat): admire the natural beauty at Fondation Claude Monet, then get outside with Avion Normandie - L'Eure de l'Ulm, and then explore the historical opulence of Chateau de Gaillon.

To find reviews, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, go to the Giverny vacation builder app.

Brussels, Belgium to Giverny is an approximately 4-hour train ride. You can also drive; or fly. Expect a daytime high around 28°C in July, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Rouen.

Things to do in Giverny

Parks · Museums · Outdoors · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Fondation Claude Monet ©
Fondation Claude Monet
Chateau de Gaillon ©
Chateau de Gaillon

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Rouen

Rouen ©

City of a Hundred Spires

Rouen is situated on the River Seine, about 90 minutes from Paris.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Sun): wander the streets of Rue du Gros-Horloge, appreciate the history behind Gros-Horloge, then take a stroll through Tour Jeanne d'Arc, and finally admire the masterpieces at Ceramics Museum (Musee de la Ceramique).

To see traveler tips, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, read our Rouen trip itinerary site.

Traveling by car from Giverny to Rouen takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train. In July, plan for daily highs up to 26°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Saint-Malo.

Things to do in Rouen

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Shopping · Museums
Highlights from your plan
Gros-Horloge ©
Gros-Horloge
Rue du Gros-Horloge ©
Rue du Gros-Horloge

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Saint-Malo

Saint-Malo
Once the feared base of pirates and heavily fortified against Norman attacks, today's coastal Saint-Malo is one of the top tourist draws.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Mon): head outdoors with Mont Dol, contemplate the long history of Musee Jacques Cartier, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Plage du Sillon. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 21st (Tue): tour the pleasant surroundings at Plage de Bon-Secours, then steep yourself in history at Tour Bidouane, then explore the striking landscape at Pointe du Decolle, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Longchamps Beach.

For photos, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Saint-Malo trip website.

You can drive from Rouen to Saint-Malo in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In July, daily temperatures in Saint-Malo can reach 26°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Tue) so you can go by car to Mont-Saint-Michel.

Things to do in Saint-Malo

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Mont Dol
Mont Dol
Musee Jacques Cartier ©
Musee Jacques Cartier
Longchamps Beach ©
Longchamps Beach

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Mont-Saint-Michel

Mont-Saint-Michel ©
Le Mont-Saint-Michel is an island commune in Normandy, France. Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Wed): admire the landmark architecture of Mont Saint-Michel, then explore the different monuments and memorials at Mausolee du Mont d'Huisnes, then identify plant and animal life at Mont Saint-Michel Bay, and finally take some stellar pictures from Cabane Vauban.

To see traveler tips, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Mont-Saint-Michel sightseeing planner.

You can drive from Saint-Malo to Mont-Saint-Michel in an hour. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. In July in Mont-Saint-Michel, expect temperatures between 26°C during the day and 15°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Wed) to allow time to take a bus to Dinan.

Things to do in Mont-Saint-Michel

Historic Sites · Parks · Wildlife

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Mont Saint-Michel ©
Mont Saint-Michel
Mont Saint-Michel Bay ©
Mont Saint-Michel Bay
Mausolee du Mont d'Huisnes ©
Mausolee du Mont d'Huisnes

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Dinan

Dinan
Dinan is a walled Breton town and a commune in the Côtes-d'Armor department in northwestern France.GeographyIts geographical setting is exceptional. Start off your visit on the 23rd (Thu): make a trip to La Tour de l'Horloge, make a trip to Centre Historique, then explore the historical opulence of Chateau de la Hunaudaye, then get to know the fascinating history of Les Remparts de Dinan, and finally explore the historical opulence of Chateau de Dinan.

For traveler tips, photos, maps, and other tourist information, read Dinan trip itinerary planning website.

Traveling by bus from Mont-Saint-Michel to Dinan takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. July in Dinan sees daily highs of 25°C and lows of 15°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Thu) to allow time to drive to Perros-Guirec.

Things to do in Dinan

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Chateau de la Hunaudaye
Chateau de la Hunaudaye
Chateau de Dinan ©
Chateau de Dinan
La Tour de l'Horloge ©
La Tour de l'Horloge

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Perros-Guirec

Perros-Guirec ©

Coast of Pink Granite

Perros-Guirec is a popular seaside resort with beaches and opportunities for water and beach sports.
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Fri): enjoy the sea views from Ploumanac'h LIghthouse, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Grand Site Naturel de Ploumanac'h, then take in the dramatic natural features at Cote de Granit Rose, and finally look for all kinds of wild species at Reserve Naturelle des Sept Iles.

To see other places to visit, maps, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Perros-Guirec online journey planner.

Drive from Dinan to Perros-Guirec in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and taxi; or do a combination of bus and taxi. In July, plan for daily highs up to 22°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Fri) so you can drive to Concarneau.

Things to do in Perros-Guirec

Parks · Historic Sites · Nature · Wildlife

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Ploumanac'h LIghthouse ©
Ploumanac'h LIghthouse
Reserve Naturelle des Sept Iles ©
Reserve Naturelle des Sept Iles
Cote de Granit Rose ©
Cote de Granit Rose

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night
Concarneau

Concarneau ©
Concarneau is a commune in the Finistère department of Brittany in north-western France. Kick off your visit on the 25th (Sat): appreciate the extensive heritage of Ville Close de Concarneau, examine the collection at Musee de la Peche, then stop by Maison Georges Larnicol, and finally admire the masterpieces at Musée de Pont-Aven.

To see photos, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Concarneau trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Perros-Guirec to Concarneau by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and bus; or take a train. In July in Concarneau, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 15°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Lorient.

Things to do in Concarneau

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Musee de la Peche ©
Musee de la Peche
Musée de Pont-Aven ©
Musée de Pont-Aven
Ville Close de Concarneau ©
Ville Close de Concarneau

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Lorient

Lorient ©
Lorient is on the south coast of Brittany where the river Scorff and the river Blavet join to form an estuary before discharging into the Atlantic Ocean.
On the 26th (Sun), kick back and relax at Fort Bloque, examine the collection at Musee de la Compagnie des Indes, and then see the interesting displays at Sous-Marin Flore.

To find maps, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Lorient online trip planner.

Getting from Concarneau to Lorient by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a train. Expect a daytime high around 25°C in July, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Vannes.

Things to do in Lorient

Beaches · Parks · Outdoors · Museums

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Musee de la Compagnie des Indes ©
Musee de la Compagnie des Indes
Sous-Marin Flore ©
Sous-Marin Flore
Fort Bloque ©
Fort Bloque

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Vannes

Vannes

Gateway to the Gulf

Founded over 2,000 years ago, Vannes is a vacation harbor town with beaches, shopping, museums, and gardens, as well as interesting medieval city gates and timber-framed houses scattered throughout its Old Town.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Mon): take in the waterfront at Place Gambetta, wander the streets of Place Henri IV, then contemplate the long history of Old City Walls of Vannes, and finally don't miss a visit to Centre Historique de Vannes.

For photos, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Vannes route planner.

You can drive from Lorient to Vannes in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 26°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Rennes.

Things to do in Vannes

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods

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Rennes

Rennes ©
Many tour guides skip Rennes, a "City of Art and History," but that doesn't mean you should.
On the 28th (Tue), walk around Parc du Thabor, examine the collection at Les Champs Libres, then see the interesting displays at Espace des Sciences, and finally make a trip to Centre Historique de Rennes.

To find ratings, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Rennes trip tool.

You can drive from Vannes to Rennes in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In July in Rennes, expect temperatures between 28°C during the day and 15°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Villerville.

Things to do in Rennes

Museums · Parks
Highlights from your plan
Les Champs Libres ©
Les Champs Libres
Espace des Sciences ©
Espace des Sciences
Parc du Thabor ©
Parc du Thabor

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Villerville

Villerville ©
Start off your visit on the 29th (Wed): stroll through Deauville Beach, see the interesting displays at Calvados Experience, do a tasting at Calvados Boulard, then learn about winemaking at Manoir De Grandouet, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Promenade Marcel Proust.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Villerville trip planner.

Traveling by car from Rennes to Villerville takes 3 hours. Expect a daytime high around 25°C in July, and nighttime lows around 15°C. On the 30th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Villerville

Beaches · Parks · Outdoors · Breweries & Distilleries

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Deauville Beach ©
Deauville Beach
Calvados Experience ©
Calvados Experience
Les Buissonnets ©
Les Buissonnets

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