14 days in France Itinerary

14 days in France Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Marseille
— 1 night
2
Saint-Raphael
— 2 nights
3
Nice
— 3 nights
4
Mont-Saint-Michel
— 1 night
5
Bayeux
— 2 nights
6
Paris
— 3 nights

1
night
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 9th (Sun): take a leisurely stroll along Le Vieux Port, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Basilique Notre-Dame de la Garde, and then make a trip to Randonnees theatrales Marcel Pagnol Cie Dans la cour des Grands. Keep things going the next day: discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour and then explore the world behind art at Museum of European and Mediterranean Civilisations.

To find maps, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Marseille online route planner.

Montreal, Canada to Marseille is an approximately 11.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Montreal to Marseille is 6 hours. In May, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Saint-Raphael.

Things to do in Marseille

Outdoors Tours Wildlife
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Basilique Notre-Dame de la Garde ©
Basilique Notre-Dame de la Garde

2
nights
Saint-Raphael

Saint-Raphael
Saint-Raphael vacations have so much more to offer than an indulgent splurge on a beach.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Tue): trek along Les Balcons du Cap Roux, thenexplore the gorgeous colors at Lion of the Sea (Lion de Mer), thenget outside with Cap du Dramont, and finally take in the dramatic natural features at Calanque du Petit Caneiret. On the 12th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the galleries of Musee Archeologique de Saint-Raphael, let little ones run wild at Jardin Bonaparte, thenpause for some serene contemplation at Basilique Notre-Dame de la Victoire, and finally partake in some friendly competition at Total Xscape.

To find reviews, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, read Saint-Raphael day trip planning site.

Traveling by car from Marseille to Saint-Raphael takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. In May, daily temperatures in Saint-Raphael can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Nice.

Things to do in Saint-Raphael

Parks Outdoors Historic Sites
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Lion of the Sea (Lion de Mer)
Lion of the Sea (Lion de Mer)
Cap du Dramont ©
Cap du Dramont
Basilique Notre-Dame de la Victoire ©
Basilique Notre-Dame de la Victoire

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nights
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.
Step off the beaten path and head to Jardin du Monastere de Cimiez and Promenade du Paillon. And it doesn't end there: examine the collection at Musée Marc Chagall, wander the streets of Vieille Ville, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cathedrale Sainte-Reparate, and take some stellar pictures from Colline du Chateau overlook.

To see ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Nice online trip builder.

Traveling by car from Saint-Raphael to Nice takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. In May, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Mont-Saint-Michel.

Things to do in Nice

Wineries Tours Historic Sites
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Wine Tours & Tastings
Jardin du Monastere de Cimiez ©
Jardin du Monastere de Cimiez
Promenade du Paillon ©
Promenade du Paillon

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night
Mont-Saint-Michel

Mont-Saint-Michel ©
Le Mont-Saint-Michel is an island commune in Normandy, France. On the 16th (Sun), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Église Saint-Pierre - Le Mont-Saint-Michel, make a trip to Grand Degre, take an in-depth tour of Musée Historique du Mont Saint Michel, thenmake a trip to Tour de L'Arcade, thenmake a trip to Tour Gabriel, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Chapelle Saint-Aubert.

To see ratings, maps, photos, and more tourist information, use the Mont-Saint-Michel trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Nice to Mont-Saint-Michel takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Nice in May; daily highs in Mont-Saint-Michel reach °C and lows reach °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sun) so you can travel to Bayeux.

Things to do in Mont-Saint-Michel

Historic Sites Museums
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Chapelle Saint-Aubert ©
Chapelle Saint-Aubert
Église Saint-Pierre - Le Mont-Saint-Michel ©
Musée Historique du Mont Saint Michel ©
Musée Historique du Mont Saint Michel

2
nights
Bayeux

Bayeux ©
Most travelers take a trip to Bayeux to see the famed tapestry depicting the legendary Norman Conquest from the 11th century.
On the 17th (Mon), explore the world behind art at Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux, stroll the grounds of Bayeux War Cemetery, make a trip to Reporters Memorial, thenexplore the world behind art at Musee Baron Gerard, and finally don't miss a visit to Atelier Galerie Ludovic Grand-Guillot. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 18th (Tue): admire the striking features of Cathedrale Notre-Dame, take in the exciting artwork at Normandie Savoir-Faire, take in the history at Around Europe Battlefields Tours Day Tours, thenpause for some serene contemplation at Eglise Saint-Patrice de Bayeux, and finally stroll around Jardin Public de Bayeux.

For maps, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Bayeux trip site.

Take a train from Mont-Saint-Michel to Bayeux in 4 hours. Expect a daytime high around °C in May, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Tue) so you can drive to Paris.

Things to do in Bayeux

Historic Sites Museums Parks
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Cathedrale Notre-Dame ©
Cathedrale Notre-Dame
 Bayeux War Cemetery
Bayeux War Cemetery
Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux ©
Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux

3
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.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Place des Vosges and 1st Arrondissement. And it doesn't end there: admire the masterpieces at Louvre Museum, admire the striking features of Arc de Triomphe, contemplate the long history of Eiffel Tower, and head off the coast to Ile Saint-Louis.

To see photos, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Paris vacation maker.

You can drive from Bayeux to Paris in 3 hours. Other options are to take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. In May, daily temperatures in Paris can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Museums Parks
Highlights from your plan
Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Arc de Triomphe ©
Arc de Triomphe

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