14 days in South of France Itinerary

14 days in South of France Itinerary

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Fly
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Nice
— 3 nights
Drive
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Marseille
— 2 nights
Drive
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Avignon
— 1 night
Drive
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Carcassonne
— 1 night
Drive
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Toulouse
— 1 night
Drive
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Saint-Lary-Soulan
— 2 nights
Drive to Tarbes-Lourdes-Pyrénées Airport, Fly to Gimpo International Airport

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Nice

Nissa la Bella (Nice the Beautiful)

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.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Blu Riviera as well as The Corner Bieres Et Barbes. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Nice: Cannes (La Croisette, Rue d'Antibes, &more), Le Nomade (in Antibes) and Scuba & Snorkeling (in Frejus). There's still lots to do: wander the streets of Vieille Ville, take some stellar pictures from Colline du Chateau overlook, make a trip to Promenade des Anglais, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cathedrale Saint-Nicolas a Nice.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Nice itinerary planning tool.

Seoul, South Korea to Nice is an approximately 18.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 8 hours traveling from Seoul to Nice. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from Seoul in June: highs in Nice hover around 28°C, while lows dip to 22°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Thu) so you can go by car to Marseille.

Things to do in Nice

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Tours · Shopping

Side Trips

2
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Marseille

Gateway to Provence

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 5th (Fri), don't miss a visit to Randonnees theatrales Marcel Pagnol Cie Dans la cour des Grands, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathédrale La Major, and then see the interesting displays at Museum of European and Mediterranean Civilisations. Keep things going the next day: take a stroll through The Panier, then take in the waterfront at Le Vieux Port, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Basilique Notre-Dame de la Garde, and finally relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas.

For other places to visit, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, read Marseille trip itinerary site.

Traveling by car from Nice to Marseille takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. When traveling from Nice in June, plan for somewhat warmer days in Marseille, with highs around 33°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Avignon.

Things to do in Marseille

Neighborhoods · Museums · Spas · Historic Sites

1
night
Avignon

City of Popes

An ancient town center surrounded by medieval ramparts, Avignon is a major city of Provence and a Mediterranean city in the Vaucluse department on the left bank of the Rhône River.
On the 7th (Sun), head off the coast to Ile de la Barthelasse, brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Distillerie A. Blachere, then take in the views from Pont d'Avignon, then step into the grandiose world of Palais des Papes, and finally stop by Place Des Carmes.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Avignon tour itinerary maker.

Drive from Marseille to Avignon in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. June in Avignon sees daily highs of 33°C and lows of 18°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Sun) early enough to drive to Carcassonne.

Things to do in Avignon

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Parks · Nature

Side Trip

1
night
Carcassonne

Medieval Heart of France

Best known as a fortified town, Carcassonne is a walled city that provided the inspiration for the castle in Disney's "Sleeping Beauty" and the location for many scenes in Kevin Costner's movie "Robin Hood." For a daily dose of excitement, medieval jousting tournaments are held twice per day between the two walls--while this may sound like a typical touristy show, it's actually an entertaining display of combative competition and horsemanship.
Start off your visit on the 8th (Mon): admire the local landmark of Fountain of Neptune, learn about winemaking at O'Vineyards, step into the grandiose world of Chateau Comtal, then steep yourself in history at Cathar Castles, and finally visit Cité de Carcassonne.

For where to stay, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Carcassonne trip planner.

Traveling by car from Avignon to Carcassonne takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. June in Carcassonne sees daily highs of 30°C and lows of 17°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Toulouse.

Things to do in Carcassonne

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Wineries

1
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Toulouse

La Ville Rose (Pink City)

On the Garonne River, Toulouse is on the site of an ancient Roman settlement, and even today, many of the smaller streets follow their Roman counterparts, while many of the red brick buildings are built in a pseudo-Roman style.
Le Capitole has been added to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 9th (Tue): don't miss a visit to Le Capitole, indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Basilique Saint-Sernin, and finally admire the striking features of Theatre du Capitole.

For traveler tips, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Toulouse trip planner.

Drive from Carcassonne to Toulouse in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In June, daytime highs in Toulouse are 30°C, while nighttime lows are 18°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Tue) so you can drive to Saint-Lary-Soulan.

Things to do in Toulouse

Spas · Nightlife · Historic Sites

2
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Saint-Lary-Soulan

Saint-Lary-Soulan is a commune in the Hautes-Pyrénées department in south-western France.GeographySaint-Lary is located in Hautes-Pyrénées 80 km south of the département's capital Tarbes, next to the Le Néouvielle Nature Reserve and the Pyrenees National Park and is a 20-minute drive to Spain.SportsSkiingSaint-Lary-Soulan is one of the largest ski resorts in the French Pyrenees with over 100 km of downhill slopes. Your day by day itinerary now includes Office des Sports de Montagne. Go for a jaunt from Saint-Lary-Soulan to Aragnouet to see Lac D'Oredon about 36 minutes away. There's still lots to do: explore the stunning scenery at Sarrat Evasion, look for all kinds of wild species at Les Aigles d'Aure - Volerie des Pyrenees, tour the pleasant surroundings at Vallee du Rioumajou, and explore the wealth of natural beauty at Maison du Parc national des Pyrenees de Saint-Lary Soulan.

To see photos, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Saint-Lary-Soulan day trip tool.

Drive from Toulouse to Saint-Lary-Soulan in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. On the 12th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Saint-Lary-Soulan

Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Museums

Side Trips