13 days in France Itinerary

13 days in France Itinerary

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Fly
1
Paris
— 3 nights
Train
2
Reims
— 2 nights
Drive
3
Angers
— 1 night
Drive
4
Mont-Saint-Michel
— 1 night
Drive
5
Hermival-les-Vaux
— 1 night
Drive
6
Honfleur
— 4 nights
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Bus to LE HAVRE: gare routière, Train to Paris St Lazare, Fly to Charleston

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3
nights
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.
Explore hidden gems such as Petit Palais and Latin Quarter. Do some cultural sightseeing at Eiffel Tower and Arc de Triomphe. There's much more to do: admire the masterpieces at Musee d'Orsay, ponder the world of politics at Hotel de Ville, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre, and examine the collection at Musee Nissim de Camondo.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, read Paris attractions planner.

Charleston, USA to Paris is an approximately 14.5-hour flight. You'll lose 6 hours traveling from Charleston to Paris due to the time zone difference. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Charleston in September; daily highs in Paris reach 70°F and lows reach 53°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Thu) so you can take a train to Reims.

Things to do in Paris

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Musee d'Orsay ©
Must see
Musee d'Orsay
4.7
Louvre Museum ©
Must see
Louvre Museum
4.6
Eiffel Tower ©
Must see
Eiffel Tower
4.5

2
nights
Reims

City of Kings

Reims is home to Champagne--the most celebrated and celebratory wine in the world.
On the 10th (Fri), do a tasting at Champagne Taittinger, then admire the striking features of Basilique Saint-Remi, then learn about winemaking at Veuve Clicquot-Ponsardin, and finally do a tasting at La Maison Mumm. Here are some ideas for day two: learn about winemaking at Budding, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Eglise Notre-Dame, then learn about winemaking at Moet et Chandon, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Avenue de Champagne, and finally do a tasting at Champagne Janisson Baradon et Fils.

To see ratings, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Reims trip itinerary builder.

You can take a train from Paris to Reims in 1.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Paris in September, Reims is little chillier at night with lows of 48°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Angers.

Things to do in Reims

Wineries · Historic Sites · Shopping

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Moet et Chandon ©
Winery / Vineyard
Moet et Chandon
4.2
Basilique Saint-Remi ©
Architectural Building
Basilique Saint-Remi
4.6
Avenue de Champagne
Historic Walking Area
Avenue de Champagne
4.4

1
night
Angers

City of Flowers

Discover France's rich medieval history in Angers, a medium-sized city well known for its medicinal and culinary gardens dating back to the Renaissance and still open for a visit.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Sun): explore the historical opulence of Chateau d'Angers ouvert.

To find maps, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Angers trip planner.

Drive from Reims to Angers in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a train. In September, daytime highs in Angers are 73°F, while nighttime lows are 52°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Sun) early enough to travel to Mont-Saint-Michel.

Things to do in Angers

1
night
Mont-Saint-Michel

Le Mont-Saint-Michel is an island commune in Normandy, France. Kick off your visit on the 13th (Mon): don't miss a visit to La Poste, Mont-Saint-Michel, admire the striking features of Mont Saint-Michel, pause for some serene contemplation at Église Saint-Pierre - Le Mont-Saint-Michel, then contemplate the long history of Maison de l'Artichaut, and finally take an in-depth tour of Musée Historique du Mont Saint Michel.

To see traveler tips, maps, photos, and tourist information, read Mont-Saint-Michel day trip app.

You can drive from Angers to Mont-Saint-Michel in 3 hours. In September, daily temperatures in Mont-Saint-Michel can reach 69°F, while at night they dip to 53°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Hermival-les-Vaux.

Things to do in Mont-Saint-Michel

Historic Sites · Museums
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1
night
Hermival-les-Vaux

On the 14th (Tue), learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Cerza, then brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Distillerie Busnel, and then do a tasting at Le Lieu Cheri.

To see reviews, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Hermival-les-Vaux planner.

You can drive from Mont-Saint-Michel to Hermival-les-Vaux in 2.5 hours. In September in Hermival-les-Vaux, expect temperatures between 66°F during the day and 52°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Honfleur.

Things to do in Hermival-les-Vaux

Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Breweries & Distilleries · Wineries

Side Trips

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Distillerie Busnel ©
Distillery
Distillerie Busnel
3.8
Le Lieu Cheri ©
Winery / Vineyard
Le Lieu Cheri
4.8

4
nights
Honfleur

Honfleur is a town surrounding a beautiful little 17th-century harbor in Lower Normandy.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Normandy American Cemetery and Omaha Beach. Let the collections at Musee du debarquement and Batterie Allemande de Longues-Sure-Mer capture your imagination. Get out of town with these interesting Honfleur side-trips: Omaha Beach Memorial Museum (in Saint-Laurent-sur-Mer), Juno Beach Centre (in Courseulles-sur-Mer) and Cathedrale Notre-Dame (in Bayeux). There's still lots to do: make a trip to Saint Catherine's Catholic Church, steep yourself in history at Remains Mulberry Harbour, pause for some serene contemplation at Notre Dame de Grace, and stroll the grounds of Beny-sur-Mer Canadian War Cemetery.

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Traveling by car from Hermival-les-Vaux to Honfleur takes an hour. September in Honfleur sees daily highs of 66°F and lows of 52°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 18th (Sat) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Honfleur

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Beaches

Side Trips

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