14 days in South of France Itinerary

14 days in South of France Itinerary

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Bordeaux
— Few hours
2
Toulouse
— 2 nights
3
Vallon-Pont-d'Arc
— 3 nights
4
Avignon
— 1 night
5
Aix-en-Provence
— 1 night
6
Saint-Tropez
— 1 night
7
Cannes
— 2 nights
8
Nice
— 2 nights

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Bordeaux

Bordeaux ©
With a long history of producing regional wines since the Romans brought grapevines here during the first century, so many people consider Bordeaux to be the wine capital of the world.
On the 3rd (Fri), make a trip to Place de la Bourse, browse the eclectic array of goods at Marche des Capucins, and then learn about winemaking at Chateau Smith Haut Lafitte.

For reviews, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Bordeaux driving holiday planner.

Brussels, Belgium to Bordeaux is an approximately 5.5-hour train ride. You can also fly; or drive. Traveling from Brussels in August, things will get a bit warmer in Bordeaux: highs are around °C and lows about °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Fri) early enough to drive to Toulouse.

Things to do in Bordeaux

Shopping Wineries Historic Sites

Side Trip

Chateau Smith Haut Lafitte
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Marche des Capucins ©
Marche des Capucins
Chateau Smith Haut Lafitte ©
Chateau Smith Haut Lafitte
Place de la Bourse ©
Place de la Bourse

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Toulouse

Toulouse ©
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.
To find maps and tourist information, read our Toulouse trip planning website.

You can drive from Bordeaux to Toulouse in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. In August, daytime highs in Toulouse are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Sun) early enough to drive to Vallon-Pont-d'Arc.

Things to do in Toulouse

Shopping Nightlife Museums

Side Trip

Samatan Market
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Delices de Tunis ©
Delices de Tunis
Theatre du Capitole ©
Theatre du Capitole

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Vallon-Pont-d'Arc

Vallon-Pont-d'Arc ©
Vallon-Pont-d'Arc is a commune in the Ardèche department in southern France.Vallon-Pont-d'Arc is a capital of prehistoric and cultural tourism. Discover out-of-the-way places like Escale Aventure and Cimes et Canyons. For shopping fun, head to L'Appart des Filles or Chocolaterie Morin. Explore Vallon-Pont-d'Arc's surroundings by going to L'Artisan Nougatier (in Montelimar), Village de Mirmande (in Mirmande) and Huilerie Richard (in Montoison). There's still lots to do: take in the dramatic scenery at Cascades du Sautadet, learn about winemaking at Chateau Bizard, brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Domaine Eyguebelle, and stop by Nougaterie du Pont d'Arc.

Discover how to plan a Vallon-Pont-d'Arc trip in just a few steps with Inspirock's itinerary builder.

Getting from Toulouse to Vallon-Pont-d'Arc by car takes about 4 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and taxi; or do a combination of flight, train, and bus. In August, daily temperatures in Vallon-Pont-d'Arc can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Wed) so you can go by car to Avignon.

Things to do in Vallon-Pont-d'Arc

Shopping Parks Nature

Side Trips

Cimes et Canyons, L'Appart des Filles, Chateau Bizard, Domaine Eyguebelle, Cascades du Sautadet
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Escale Aventure ©
Escale Aventure
Village de Mirmande ©
Village de Mirmande
Chateau Bizard ©
Chateau Bizard

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night
Avignon

Avignon ©
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 8th (Wed), stop by Vieille Ville de Gordes and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Abbaye Notre-Dame de Senanque. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the spiritual surroundings of Monastery Saint-Paul de Mausole, thenmake a trip to Abbaye de Montmajour, and then contemplate the long history of Eglise St-Trophime.

To find where to stay and more tourist information, refer to the Avignon trip itinerary planner.

Drive from Vallon-Pont-d'Arc to Avignon in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and train; or take a bus. In August, daily temperatures in Avignon can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Aix-en-Provence.

Things to do in Avignon

Historic Sites Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Gordes, Arles, Monastery Saint-Paul de Mausole
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Abbaye Notre-Dame de Senanque ©
Abbaye Notre-Dame de Senanque
Monastery Saint-Paul de Mausole ©
Monastery Saint-Paul de Mausole
Abbaye de Montmajour ©
Abbaye de Montmajour

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Aix-en-Provence

Aix-en-Provence ©
Aix-en-Provence is a small, classically Provençal town, famous for being home to Cézanne.
On the 9th (Thu), look for gifts at Book In Bar.

To see photos, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Aix-en-Provence trip tool.

You can drive from Avignon to Aix-en-Provence in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In August, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Fri) so you can go by car to Saint-Tropez.

Things to do in Aix-en-Provence

Shopping
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Book In Bar ©
Book In Bar

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Saint-Tropez

Saint-Tropez ©
Saint-Tropez is a town, 100km west of Nice, in the Var department of the Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur region of southeastern France. On the 10th (Fri), enjoy the sand and surf at Plage de la Nartelle. Here are some ideas for day two: enjoy the sand and surf at Plage de Pampelonne and then enjoy the sand and surf at Plage de l'Escalet.

To find photos, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Saint-Tropez driving holiday planner.

You can drive from Aix-en-Provence to Saint-Tropez in 2 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In August, daily temperatures in Saint-Tropez can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Cannes.

Things to do in Saint-Tropez

Beaches Outdoors Parks

Side Trip

Plage de la Nartelle
Highlights from your plan
Plage de l'Escalet ©
Plage de l'Escalet
Plage de Pampelonne ©
Plage de Pampelonne

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Cannes

Cannes ©
Although its luxury shops, nightlife, casinos, and high-end restaurants give Cannes a feeling of exclusivity, this classic French Riviera city has alternatives to suit every budget.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Sun): wander the streets of Rue d'Antibes and then make a trip to Le Monastere Fortifie.

To find where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Cannes trip itinerary planning website.

Drive from Saint-Tropez to Cannes in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Saint-Tropez in August: highs in Cannes hover around °C, while lows dip to °C. You'll have a few hours on the 13th (Mon) to wrap things up before traveling to Nice.

Things to do in Cannes

Historic Sites Shopping Neighborhoods
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Rue d'Antibes ©
Rue d'Antibes
Clock Tower of Notre-Dame de l'Esperance ©
Clock Tower of Notre-Dame de l'Esperance

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Mon): examine the collection at Musée Marc Chagall, shop like a local with Avenue Jean Medecin, and then cozy up to a beverage at Deli'. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take a stroll through Vieille Ville, thencontemplate the long history of Villa Kerylos, and then kick back and relax at Paloma Beach.

To find reviews, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Nice trip planner.

Traveling by car from Cannes to Nice takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Cannes in August, Nice is a bit warmer at night with lows of °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Nice

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Deli', Villa Kerylos, Paloma Beach, Marineland
Highlights from your plan
Vieille Ville ©
Vieille Ville
Deli' ©
Deli'
Paloma Beach ©
Paloma Beach

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