14 days in South of France Itinerary

14 days in South of France Itinerary

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14 days in South of France Itinerary

Start: Toronto
Fly:  12 h 30 min
1
Nice
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
2
Saint-Raphael
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
3
Hyeres
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
4
Marseille
— 3 nights
Fly + Ferry:  12 h
End: Toronto

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.
Go for a jaunt from Nice to Cannes to see Lérins Islands about 52 minutes away. The adventure continues: take a stroll through Vieille Ville, stroll the grounds of Cimetiere du Chateau, make a trip to Place Massena, and get to know the resident critters at Marineland.

To find where to stay, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Nice trip itinerary builder site .

Toronto, Canada to Nice is an approximately 12.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time to Central European Time is 6 hours. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Toronto in June since evenings lows in Nice dip to 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Thu) so you can drive to Saint-Raphael.

Things to do in Nice

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trips

Lérins Islands, Marineland
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Vieille Ville ©
Vieille Ville
Colline du Chateau overlook ©
Colline du Chateau overlook
Promenade des Anglais ©
Promenade des Anglais

3
nights
Saint-Raphael

Saint-Raphael ©
Saint-Raphael vacations have so much more to offer than an indulgent splurge on a beach.
Take a break from Saint-Raphael with a short trip to Plage de Guerrevieille in Grimaud, about 50 minutes away.

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Traveling by car from Nice to Saint-Raphael takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. When traveling from Nice in June, plan for somewhat warmer days in Saint-Raphael, with highs around 34°C, while nights are slightly colder with lows around 17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Hyeres.

Things to do in Saint-Raphael

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Plage du Chateau, Plage de Guerrevieille, Les Gorges du Verdon, Notre Dame d‘Afrique
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Les Gorges du Verdon ©
Les Gorges du Verdon
Massif de l'Esterel ©
Massif de l'Esterel
Plage du Chateau ©
Plage du Chateau

3
nights
Hyeres

Hyeres ©
Hyères, Provençal Occitan: Ieras in classical norm, or Iero in Mistralian norm) is a commune in the Var department in the Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur region in southeastern France.The old town lies 4km from the sea clustered around the Castle of Saint Bernard, which is set on a hill. Explore Hyeres' surroundings by going to Plage des Oursinieres (in Le Pradet), Scuba & Snorkeling (in Saint-Mandrier-sur-Mer) and Le Lavandou (Plage d'Aiguebelle & Plage de Jean Blanc). The adventure continues: kick back and relax at Plage noire du Langoustier, tour the pleasant surroundings at Plage La Capte, head outdoors with Plage Notre Dame, and trek along Sentier du Littoral de la Presqu'ile de Giens.

To find reviews, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Hyeres road trip app .

Getting from Saint-Raphael to Hyeres by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Saint-Raphael in June, expect nights in Hyeres to be about the same, around 18°C, while days are little chillier, around 30°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Wed) so you can drive to Marseille.

Things to do in Hyeres

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Le Lavandou, Plage Notre Dame, Plage des Oursinieres, Scuba & Snorkeling, Daskalides Chocolatier
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Plage noire du Langoustier ©
Plage noire du Langoustier
Plage La Capte ©
Plage La Capte
Scuba & Snorkeling

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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.
Change things up with these side-trips from Marseille: Palais des Papes (in Avignon), Carrieres des Lumieres (in Les Baux de Provence) and Aix-en-Provence (Paul Cezanne’s Studio & Paroisse Cathédrale Saint Sauveur Aix-en-Provence). There's much more to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Basilique Notre-Dame de la Garde, glide peacefully along the water with some of the best stand-up paddleboarding in the area, head outdoors with Route des Cretes, and explore the striking landscape at Calanques.

To find where to stay, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Marseille tour itinerary planner.

You can drive from Hyeres to Marseille in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a train. In June, daytime highs in Marseille are 33°C, while nighttime lows are 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Marseille

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trips

Aix-en-Provence, La Ciotat, Palais des Papes, Carrieres des Lumieres, Calanques
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Basilique Notre-Dame de la Garde ©
Basilique Notre-Dame de la Garde
Palais des Papes ©
Palais des Papes
Carrieres des Lumieres ©
Carrieres des Lumieres

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