15 days in France Itinerary

15 days in France Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Paris
— 2 nights
2
Bayeux
— 2 nights
3
Strasbourg
— 2 nights
4
Nice
— 2 nights
5
Marseille
— 2 nights
6
Carcassonne Center
— 3 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.
Let the collections at Louvre Museum and Musee National Eugene Delacroix capture your imagination. Get some historical perspective at Arc de Triomphe and Sainte-Chapelle. The adventure continues: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre, take an in-depth tour of Musee d'Art et d'Histoire du Judaisme, get lost in a book at National Archives, and explore the galleries of Maison de Victor Hugo.

To find reviews, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Paris itinerary site.

Singapore, Singapore to Paris is an approximately 16.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Singapore to Paris is minus 7 hours. Expect colder temperatures when traveling from Singapore in May; daily highs in Paris reach °C and lows reach °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Fri) so you can drive to Bayeux.

Things to do in Paris

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods
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Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris ©
Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris
Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre ©
Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre

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.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Sat): explore the world behind art at Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux, get engrossed in the history at Pegasus Memorial, and then examine the collection at Lace Conservatory in Hotel du Doyen (Dentelle de Bayeux). On your second day here, explore the galleries of Musee Memorial de la Bataille de Normandie and then take in the history at Musee du Debarquement Utah Beach.

To find traveler tips, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Bayeux sightseeing 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. In May, daytime highs in Bayeux are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Strasbourg.

Things to do in Bayeux

Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Musee du Debarquement Utah Beach, Pegasus Memorial
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Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux ©
Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux
Pegasus Memorial ©
Pegasus Memorial
Musee du Debarquement Utah Beach ©
Musee du Debarquement Utah Beach

2
nights
Strasbourg

Strasbourg ©
Strasbourg is famous for its beautiful historical center, the Grande Île, which was the first city center classified entirely as a World Heritage Site by UNESCO.
On the 11th (Mon), take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedrale Notre Dame de Strasbourg, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Eglise du Temple-Neuf, thensteep yourself in history at Protestant Church of St. Peter the Younger, and finally examine the collection at Musee Tomi Ungerer. On the 12th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: see the interesting displays at Palais de Rohan, thenexplore the world behind art at Museum Œuvre Notre-Dame, thenexamine the collection at Musée historique de la ville de Strasbourg, and finally wander the streets of La Petite France.

For other places to visit, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, read Strasbourg online visit planner.

Take a train from Bayeux to Strasbourg in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Traveling from Bayeux in May, you will find days in Strasbourg are somewhat warmer (°C), and nights are about the same (°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Nice.

Things to do in Strasbourg

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods
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Palais de Rohan ©
Palais de Rohan
Cathedrale Notre Dame de Strasbourg ©
Cathedrale Notre Dame de Strasbourg
La Petite France ©
La Petite France

2
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.
On the 13th (Wed), explore the world behind art at Musée des Beaux-Arts de Nice, see the interesting displays at Villa & Jardins Ephrussi de Rothschild, thensee the interesting displays at Les Musees de La Citadelle, and finally steep yourself in history at Palais Lascaris. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 14th (Thu): pause for some serene contemplation at Chapelle du Rosaire, pause for some serene contemplation at La Cathedrale Notre-Dame de la Nativite de Vence, and then contemplate the long history of Musee Escoffier de l'Art Culinaire.

To see photos, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Nice trip itinerary tool.

Fly from Strasbourg to Nice in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from Strasbourg in May, Nice is a bit warmer at night with lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Thu) early enough to drive to Marseille.

Things to do in Nice

Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Vence, Villa & Jardins Ephrussi de Rothschild, Musee Escoffier de l'Art Culinaire, Les Musees de La Citadelle
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Palais Lascaris ©
Palais Lascaris
Villa & Jardins Ephrussi de Rothschild ©
Villa & Jardins Ephrussi de Rothschild
Musée des Beaux-Arts de Nice ©
Musée des Beaux-Arts de Nice

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.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Fri): explore the world behind art at Musee des Beaux-Arts, get engrossed in the history at Paul Cezanne’s Studio, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Paroisse Cathédrale Saint Sauveur Aix-en-Provence, and finally take an in-depth tour of Musee d'Archeologie Mediterraneenne. On the 16th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the world behind art at Musee du Petit Palais and then explore the historical opulence of Palais des Papes.

To find maps, reviews, photos, and tourist information, read our Marseille online trip itinerary maker.

Drive from Nice to Marseille in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In May, daytime highs in Marseille are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Carcassonne Center.

Things to do in Marseille

Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Avignon, Aix-en-Provence
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Paul Cezanne’s Studio ©
Paul Cezanne’s Studio
Palais des Papes ©
Palais des Papes

3
nights
Carcassonne Center

Carcassonne Center ©
Musee De L'ecole and Musee Berenger Sauniere will appeal to museum buffs. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Cité de Carcassonne and Chateau et Remparts de la Cite de Carcassonne. Change things up with these side-trips from Carcassonne Center: Chateau Guery (in Azille), Chateau Tourril (in Roubia) and Rennes le chateau (in Rennes-le-Chateau).

To find reviews, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, use the Carcassonne Center trip builder tool.

Drive from Marseille to Carcassonne Center in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of flight and train. May in Carcassonne Center sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Carcassonne Center

Historic Sites Museums Wineries

Side Trips

Rennes-le-Chateau, Chateau Tourril, Chateau Guery
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Cité de Carcassonne ©
Cité de Carcassonne
Cathar Castles ©
Cathar Castles
Chateau Comtal ©
Chateau Comtal

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