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
— 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.
Get some cultural insight at Eiffel Tower and Louvre Museum. Museum-lovers will get to explore Musee Jacquemart-Andre and Musee Nissim de Camondo. There's still lots to do: admire the striking features of Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris, steep yourself in history at Sainte-Chapelle, examine the collection at Musee National Eugene Delacroix, and wander the streets of Île de la Cité.

For reviews, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Paris tour itinerary planning tool.

New Delhi, India to Paris is an approximately 12-hour flight. You'll gain 4.5 hours traveling from New Delhi to Paris due to the time zone difference. Plan for much colder temperatures traveling from New Delhi in June, with highs in Paris at °C and lows at °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Bayeux.

Things to do in Paris

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods
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Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris ©
Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris

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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 15th (Mon): take an in-depth tour of Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux, thenexamine the collection at Lace Conservatory in Hotel du Doyen (Dentelle de Bayeux), and then take an in-depth tour of Musee Baron Gerard. On the next day, witness the site of a historic battle at Omaha Beach, contemplate the long history of Pointe du Hoc, and then brush up on your military savvy at Musee Memorial de la Bataille de Normandie.

For maps, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Bayeux holiday site.

You can drive from Paris to Bayeux in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. When traveling from Paris in June, plan for little chillier days in Bayeux, with highs around °C, while nights are about the same with lows around °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Tue) early enough to travel to Strasbourg.

Things to do in Bayeux

Museums Historic Sites Beaches

Side Trips

Pointe du Hoc, Omaha Beach
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Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux ©
Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux
Omaha Beach ©
Omaha Beach
Pointe du Hoc ©
Pointe du Hoc

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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.
Cathedrale Notre Dame de Strasbourg and Alsatian Museum are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Visit Protestant Church of St. Peter the Younger and Aubette (L') for their historical value. The adventure continues: stop by La Petite France, see the interesting displays at Palais de Rohan, admire the masterpieces at Museum Œuvre Notre-Dame, and walk around Parc du Chateau de Pourtales.

To see photos, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Strasbourg trip itinerary planning website.

Take a train from Bayeux to Strasbourg in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. When traveling from Bayeux in June, plan for somewhat warmer days in Strasbourg, with highs around °C, while nights are about the same with lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Fri) early enough to travel to Nice.

Things to do in Strasbourg

Museums Historic Sites Parks
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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

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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 20th (Sat), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cathedrale Saint-Nicolas a Nice, explore the world behind art at Musée des Beaux-Arts de Nice, thenexplore the galleries of Palais Lascaris, thenpause for some serene contemplation at Eglise de l'Annonciation dite de Sainte-Rita, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Eglise De Sainte Jeanne D'arc. Here are some ideas for day two: admire the masterpieces at Musee d'Art Moderne Et d'Art Contemporain, stop by Vieille Ville, and then admire the masterpieces at Musee des Arts Asiatiques de Nice.

To see traveler tips, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Nice trip itinerary planning site.

You can fly from Strasbourg to Nice in 3.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. Traveling from Strasbourg in June, expect somewhat warmer with lows of °C in Nice. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Sun) to allow time to drive to Marseille.

Things to do in Nice

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods
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Palais Lascaris ©
Palais Lascaris
Vieille Ville ©
Vieille Ville
Musee d'Art Moderne Et d'Art Contemporain ©
Musee d'Art Moderne Et d'Art Contemporain

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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 22nd (Mon): examine the collection at Chateau Borely Marseille, examine the collection at Chateau de Seix, and then explore the world behind art at Museum of European and Mediterranean Civilisations. Here are some ideas for day two: get engrossed in the history at Musee d'Histoire de Marseille, admire the masterpieces at Musee des Beaux-Arts, thendon't miss a visit to Basilique du Sacre-Ceour, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Basilique Notre-Dame de la Garde.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Marseille online trip itinerary builder.

Getting from Nice to Marseille by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Nice in June: highs in Marseille hover around °C, while lows dip to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Tue) so you can go by car to Carcassonne Center.

Things to do in Marseille

Museums Historic Sites

Side Trip

Chateau de Seix
Highlights from your plan
Musee des Beaux-Arts ©
Musee des Beaux-Arts
Basilique Notre-Dame de la Garde ©
Basilique Notre-Dame de la Garde

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Carcassonne Center

Carcassonne Center ©
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Wed): explore the world behind art at Musee des Beaux-Arts, thensteep yourself in history at La Bastide Saint Louis, thensteep yourself in history at Cathar Castles, and finally take a stroll through Cité de Carcassonne. On the next day, step into the grandiose world of Chateau Comtal, step into the grandiose world of Chateau et Remparts de la Cite de Carcassonne, thenexamine the collection at Musee de L'Inquisition, and finally get engrossed in the history at Musee De L'ecole.

To find ratings, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Carcassonne Center trip builder app.

Drive from Marseille to Carcassonne Center in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of flight and train. In June, daytime highs in Carcassonne Center are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Carcassonne Center

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods
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Cité de Carcassonne ©
Cité de Carcassonne
Cathar Castles ©
Cathar Castles
Chateau Comtal ©
Chateau Comtal

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