16 days in France Itinerary

16 days in France Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Paris
— 2 nights
2
Bayeux
— 2 nights
3
Amboise
— 2 nights
4
Marseille
— 2 nights
5
Nice
— 3 nights
6
Algajola, Corsica
— 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.
Paris is known for museums, historic sites, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the world behind art at Musee d'Orsay, admire the striking features of Louvre Museum, stroll around Luxembourg Gardens, and kick back and relax at Paris Plage.

For reviews, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Paris online itinerary planner.

New York City, USA to Paris is an approximately 12-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from New York City to Paris is 6 hours. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from New York City in October: high temperatures in Paris hover around °F and lows are around °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Bayeux.

Things to do in Paris

Museums Historic Sites Parks
Highlights from your plan
Musee d'Orsay ©
Musee d'Orsay
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum

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.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Wed): explore the world behind art at Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux, thenexplore the different monuments and memorials at Bayeux War Cemetery, and then take in the history at Omaha Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 8th (Thu): get engrossed in the history at Pegasus Memorial and then stroll through Ouistreham Beach.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Bayeux road trip planner.

You can drive from Paris to Bayeux in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. Expect a daytime high around °F in October, and nighttime lows around °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Amboise.

Things to do in Bayeux

Outdoors Beaches Historic Sites

Side Trips

Ouistreham Beach, Pegasus Memorial, Omaha Beach
Highlights from your plan
Omaha Beach ©
Omaha Beach
Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux ©
Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux
 Bayeux War Cemetery
Bayeux War Cemetery

2
nights
Amboise

Amboise ©
Amboise is a commune in the Indre-et-Loire department in central France. Start off your visit on the 9th (Fri): explore the historical opulence of Chateau Royal d'Amboise, take an in-depth tour of Le Chateau du Clos Luce - Parc Leonardo da Vinci, and then examine the collection at Chateau de Chenonceau. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 10th (Sat): explore the historical opulence of Chateau de Chambord.

For other places to visit, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Amboise trip planner.

You can drive from Bayeux to Amboise in 3 hours. Another option is to take a train. Expect a daytime high around °F in October, and nighttime lows around °F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 10th (Sat) to allow time for travel to Marseille.

Things to do in Amboise

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Chateau de Chenonceau, Chateau de Chambord
Highlights from your plan
Chateau de Chambord ©
Chateau de Chambord
Chateau de Chenonceau ©
Chateau de Chenonceau
Chateau Royal d'Amboise ©
Chateau Royal d'Amboise

2
nights
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.
On the 11th (Sun), stroll around Parc Balneaire du Prado, thenadmire the landmark architecture of Cite Radieuse Le Corbusier, and then kick back and relax at Plage de la Pointe Rouge. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 12th (Mon): take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathédrale La Major and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Basilique Notre-Dame de la Garde.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Marseille vacation maker website.

Fly from Amboise to Marseille in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Traveling from Amboise in October, you will find days in Marseille are somewhat warmer (°F), and nights are about the same (°F). On the 12th (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Nice.

Things to do in Marseille

Parks Outdoors Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Parc Balneaire du Prado ©
Parc Balneaire du Prado
Plage de la Pointe Rouge ©
Plage de la Pointe Rouge
Basilique Notre-Dame de la Garde ©
Basilique Notre-Dame de la Garde

3
nights
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.
You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Castel Plage and Palmes Beach. The adventure continues: enjoy the sand and surf at Blue Beach, take in nature's colorful creations at Le Jardin Exotique d'Eze, tour the pleasant surroundings at Paloma Beach, and make a trip to Place Massena.

For ratings, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Nice journey builder.

You can drive from Marseille to Nice in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. In October, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. On the 15th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Algajola.

Things to do in Nice

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Paloma Beach, Le Jardin Exotique d'Eze, Palmes Beach
Highlights from your plan
Castel Plage ©
Castel Plage
Paloma Beach ©
Paloma Beach
Palmes Beach ©
Palmes Beach

2
nights
Algajola, Corsica

Algajola ©
Algajola is a commune in the Haute-Corse department of France on the island of Corsica.The inhabitants of the commune are known as Algajolais or AlgajolaisesGeographyAlgajola is a commune on the Balagne coast between Calvi, 12 km to the west, and Ile Rousse, 10 km to the East. Kick off your visit on the 16th (Fri): tour the pleasant surroundings at Plage de Bodri and then enjoy the sand and surf at Aregno Beach. On your second day here, kick back and relax at Arinella and Algaio Beach and then enjoy the sand and surf at Camping d'Arone.

For traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Algajola route planner.

Explore your travel options from Nice to Algajola with the Route module. In October, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Algajola

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trips

Plage de Bodri, Arinella and Algaio Beach, Camping d'Arone, Aregno Beach
Highlights from your plan
Camping d'Arone ©
Camping d'Arone
Aregno Beach ©
Aregno Beach
Plage de Bodri ©
Plage de Bodri

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