14 days in France & Monaco Itinerary

14 days in France & Monaco Itinerary

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Nice, France
— 1 night
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Monte-Carlo, Monaco
— 1 night
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Avignon, France
— 2 nights
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Lyon, France
— 2 nights
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Paris, France
— 2 nights
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Mont-Saint-Michel, France
— 1 day
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Bayeux, France
— 2 nights
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Rouen, France
— 1 night

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Nice, France

Nice ©

Nissa la Bella (Nice the Beautiful)

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.
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Mon): wander the streets of Vieille Ville, then see the interesting displays at Villa & Jardins Ephrussi de Rothschild, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Saint-Paul de Vence, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at La Collegiale Saint Paul. Keep things going the next day: step off the mainland to explore Lérins Islands, then see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, and then don't miss a visit to Promenade des Anglais.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, read Nice sightseeing planning app.

Seattle, USA to Nice is an approximately 16.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time to Central European Standard Time is 9 hours. Traveling from Seattle in June, expect somewhat warmer with lows of 66°F in Nice. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Monte-Carlo.

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Historic Sites · Parks · Nature · Outdoors

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Villa & Jardins Ephrussi de Rothschild ©
Villa & Jardins Ephrussi de Rothschild
Saint-Paul de Vence ©
Saint-Paul de Vence
Lérins Islands ©
Lérins Islands

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Monte-Carlo, Monaco

Monte-Carlo ©
Located at the base of the Alps along the French Riviera, the upscale city of Monte Carlo boasts a famous casino.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Wed): get to know the fascinating history of Casino Square, examine the collection at The Private Collection of Antique Cars of H.S.H. Prince Rainier III, pause for some serene contemplation at Cathedrale Notre-Dame-Immaculee, contemplate the long history of Vieux Monaco, then admire the striking features of Prince's Palace, and finally explore the fascinating underground world of Jardin Exotique de Monaco.

To see reviews, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Monte-Carlo driving holiday planner.

Monte-Carlo is just a stone's throw from Nice. In June, daytime highs in Monte-Carlo are 76°F, while nighttime lows are 66°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Avignon.

Things to do in Monte-Carlo

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature · Museums

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Vieux Monaco ©
Vieux Monaco
Casino Square ©
Casino Square

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Avignon, France

Avignon ©

City of Popes

An ancient town center surrounded by medieval ramparts, Avignon is a major city of Provence and a Mediterranean city in the Vaucluse department on the left bank of the Rhône River.
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Thu): take in the spiritual surroundings of Abbaye Notre-Dame de Senanque, tour the pleasant surroundings at Le Sentier des Ocres, then delve into the distant past at Roman Theatre of Orange, and finally take in the views from Pont d'Avignon. On the next day, steep yourself in history at Palais des Papes, delve into the distant past at Amphitheatre (les Arenes), explore the world behind art at Carrieres des Lumieres, then admire the striking features of Chateau des Baux de Provence, and finally explore the ancient world of Site Archeologique de Glanum.

For ratings, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Avignon trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Monte-Carlo to Avignon in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Monte-Carlo in June: highs in Avignon hover around 83°F, while lows dip to 60°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Fri) early enough to take a train to Lyon.

Things to do in Avignon

Historic Sites · Trails · Outdoors · Parks

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Abbaye Notre-Dame de Senanque ©
Abbaye Notre-Dame de Senanque
Le Sentier des Ocres ©
Le Sentier des Ocres
Roman Theatre of Orange ©
Roman Theatre of Orange

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Lyon, France

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.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Sat): wander the streets of Cite medievale de Perouges, then see the interesting displays at Institut & Musee Lumiere, then admire the striking features of Cathedral Saint Jean Baptiste, and finally examine the collection at Musee Miniature et Cinema. Here are some ideas for day two: appreciate the extensive heritage of Fourviere Hill, explore the ancient world of Théâtre gallo-romain, take an in-depth tour of Gallo-Roman Museum of Lyon, wander the streets of The Presqu'ile, then explore the world behind art at Museum of Fine Arts of Lyon, and finally see the interesting displays at Fresque des Lyonnais.

To see more things to do, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Lyon trip website.

You can take a train from Avignon to Lyon in 2 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. June in Lyon sees daily highs of 79°F and lows of 60°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Sun) early enough to take a train to Paris.

Things to do in Lyon

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods

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Cite medievale de Perouges ©
Cite medievale de Perouges
Musee Miniature et Cinema ©
Musee Miniature et Cinema
Théâtre gallo-romain ©
Théâtre gallo-romain

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Paris, France

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.
Start off your visit on the 1st (Mon): take a stroll through Île de la Cité, admire all the interesting features of Eiffel Tower, then contemplate the long history of Arc de Triomphe, then pause for some serene contemplation at Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre, and finally admire the masterpieces at Chateau de Chantilly. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 2nd (Tue): get a sense of history and politics at Hotel de Ville, contemplate the long history of Chateau de Vaux-le-Vicomte, then contemplate the long history of The Paris Catacombs, then explore the world behind art at Musee Marmottan Monet, and finally admire the masterpieces at Musee d'Orsay.

To find reviews and tourist information, read our Paris trip itinerary app.

Take a train from Lyon to Paris in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Traveling from Lyon in June, expect Paris to be little chillier, temps between 74°F and 55°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Tue) so you can travel to Mont-Saint-Michel.

Things to do in Paris

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Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Musee d'Orsay ©
Musee d'Orsay
Chateau de Vaux-le-Vicomte ©
Chateau de Vaux-le-Vicomte

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Mont-Saint-Michel, France

Mont-Saint-Michel ©
Le Mont-Saint-Michel is an island commune in Normandy, France. Start off your visit on the 3rd (Wed): contemplate the long history of Mont Saint-Michel, pause for some serene contemplation at Église Saint-Pierre - Le Mont-Saint-Michel, then stroll the grounds of Cimetiere Militaire Americain de Saint-James, and finally trek along Chemins de la Baie du Mont Saint-Michel.

For ratings, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Mont-Saint-Michel visit planner.

Traveling by train from Paris to Mont-Saint-Michel takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or fly. When traveling from Paris in July, plan for slightly colder days and about the same nights in Mont-Saint-Michel: temperatures range from 72°F by day to 56°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Bayeux.

Things to do in Mont-Saint-Michel

Historic Sites · Trails · Outdoors · Parks

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Mont Saint-Michel ©
Mont Saint-Michel
Église Saint-Pierre - Le Mont-Saint-Michel ©

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Bayeux, France

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 4th (Thu): admire the landmark architecture of Cathedrale Notre-Dame, witness the site of a historic battle at Omaha Beach, then explore the different monuments and memorials at Normandy American Cemetery, and finally get engrossed in the history at Memorial de Caen. Keep things going the next day: steep yourself in history at Pointe du Hoc, take an in-depth tour of Airborne Museum, then take in the history at Musee du Debarquement Utah Beach, then examine the collection at Arromanches 360 Circular Cinema, and finally admire the masterpieces at Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux.

For more things to do, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Bayeux road trip tool.

You can drive from Mont-Saint-Michel to Bayeux in 2 hours. Other options are to take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. In July in Bayeux, expect temperatures between 74°F during the day and 55°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Fri) so you can go by car to Rouen.

Things to do in Bayeux

Historic Sites · Museums · Outdoors · Parks

Side Trips

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Cathedrale Notre-Dame ©
Cathedrale Notre-Dame
Omaha Beach ©
Omaha Beach
Musee du Debarquement Utah Beach ©
Musee du Debarquement Utah Beach

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Rouen, France

Rouen ©

City of a Hundred Spires

Rouen is situated on the River Seine, about 90 minutes from Paris.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Sat): explore the world behind art at Musee des Beaux-Arts de Rouen, admire the landmark architecture of Cathedrale Notre-Dame de Rouen, get a taste of the local shopping with Rue du Gros-Horloge, then pause for some photo ops at Gros-Horloge, and finally examine the collection at Musee de la Corderie Vallois.

Take the guesswork out of planning a Rouen vacation by using our trip itinerary maker.

You can drive from Bayeux to Rouen in 2 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. In July in Rouen, expect temperatures between 73°F during the day and 55°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Rouen

Museums · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Shopping

Side Trip

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Cathedrale Notre-Dame de Rouen ©
Cathedrale Notre-Dame de Rouen
Gros-Horloge ©
Gros-Horloge
Musee des Beaux-Arts de Rouen ©
Musee des Beaux-Arts de Rouen

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