15 days in France Itinerary

15 days in France Itinerary

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15 days in France Itinerary

Start: Alicante
Fly:  5 h 30 min
1
Paris
— 3 nights
Train:  2 h 15 min
2
Bayeux
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
3
Mont-Saint-Michel
— 1 night
+3
Bus + Subway + Bus + Fly:  6 h 15 min
4
Nice
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
5
Saint-Raphael
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h
6
Marseille
— 3 nights
Fly:  4 h 45 min
End: Alicante

3
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.
Go for a jaunt from Paris to Versailles to see Palace of Versailles about 48 minutes away. There's still lots to do: browse the exhibits of Louvre Museum, step off the mainland to explore Île de la Cité, get a taste of the local shopping with Champs-Elysees, and explore and take pictures at Eiffel Tower.

To find more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, use the Paris route planning tool .

Alicante, Spain to Paris is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or drive. In April, Paris is a bit cooler than Alicante - with highs of 18°C and lows of 6°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Tue) early enough to catch the train to Bayeux.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trip

Versailles
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Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Musee d'Orsay ©
Musee d'Orsay

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.
On the 8th (Wed), get outside with Norman'Air, then explore the world behind art at Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux, then stroll the grounds of Bayeux War Cemetery, and finally stroll the grounds of Normandy American Cemetery. On the next day, admire the striking features of Cathedrale Notre-Dame, then stroll the grounds of Beny-sur-Mer Canadian War Cemetery, then get engrossed in the history at Pegasus Memorial, and finally step into the grandiose world of Chateau Guillaume-le-Conquerant.

To find topicsMoreInfo.option.ratings, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Bayeux trip itinerary maker.

Take a train from Paris to Bayeux in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In April in Bayeux, expect temperatures between 17°C during the day and 5°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Thu) so you can go by car to Mont-Saint-Michel.

Things to do in Bayeux

Historic Sites Museums Outdoors

Side Trips

Chateau Guillaume-le-Conquerant, Beny-sur-Mer Canadian War Cemetery, Pegasus Memorial, Normandy American Cemetery, Norman'Air
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Normandy American Cemetery ©
Normandy American Cemetery
Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux ©
Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux
 Bayeux War Cemetery ©
Bayeux War Cemetery

1
night
Mont-Saint-Michel

Mont-Saint-Michel ©
Le Mont-Saint-Michel is an island commune in Normandy, France. On the 10th (Fri), explore the different monuments and memorials at Cimetiere Militaire Americain de Saint-James and then admire the landmark architecture of Mont Saint-Michel.

For more things to do, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Mont-Saint-Michel online trip planner .

Getting from Bayeux to Mont-Saint-Michel by car takes about 2 hours. In April, daytime highs in Mont-Saint-Michel are 17°C, while nighttime lows are 6°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Nice.

Things to do in Mont-Saint-Michel

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Cimetiere Militaire Americain de Saint-James
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Mont Saint-Michel ©
Mont Saint-Michel

3
nights
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.
Nice is known for museums, historic sites, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take a stroll through Vieille Ville, don't miss a visit to Promenade des Anglais, examine the collection at Musée Marc Chagall, and sample the tasty concoctions at La Brasserie Artisanale de Nice.

For more things to do, traveler tips, topicsMoreInfo.option.ratings, and more tourist information, use the Nice trip planner.

Do a combination of bus and flight from Mont-Saint-Michel to Nice in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, flight, and train; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Mont-Saint-Michel in April, things will get somewhat warmer in Nice: highs are around 20°C and lows about 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Mon) so you can drive to Saint-Raphael.

Things to do in Nice

Museums Tours Historic Sites
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Food Tours
Vieille Ville ©
Vieille Ville
Colline du Chateau overlook ©
Colline du Chateau overlook

2
nights
Saint-Raphael

Saint-Raphael ©
On the 14th (Tue), appreciate the history behind Notre Dame d‘Afrique, then make a trip to Massif de l'Esterel, and then look for gifts at Catalan Bougie. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the different monuments and memorials at Cimetiere marin de Saint-Tropez, take in the architecture and design of Kelys, steep yourself in history at Vivier Gallo-Romain des Issambres, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Les Balcons du Cap Roux, and finally examine the collection at Musee des Troupes de Marine.

To find reviews, topicsMoreInfo.option.ratings, and more tourist information, use the Saint-Raphael trip planner.

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. Traveling from Nice in April, expect nights in Saint-Raphael to be little chillier, around 9°C, while days are somewhat warmer, around 24°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Wed) so you can go by car to Marseille.

Things to do in Saint-Raphael

Classes Trails Museums

Side Trips

Cimetiere marin de Saint-Tropez, Notre Dame d‘Afrique, Musee des Troupes de Marine, Kelys, Vivier Gallo-Romain des Issambres
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Musee des Troupes de Marine ©
Musee des Troupes de Marine
Massif de l'Esterel ©
Massif de l'Esterel
Cimetiere marin de Saint-Tropez ©
Cimetiere marin de Saint-Tropez

3
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.
Venture out of the city with trips to Avignon (Palais des Papes & Pont d'Avignon), Paroisse Cathédrale Saint Sauveur Aix-en-Provence (in Aix-en-Provence) and Calanque de Port-Miou (in Cassis). There's still lots to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of Basilique Notre-Dame de la Garde, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Saint Michel Church, don't miss a visit to Randonnees theatrales Marcel Pagnol Cie Dans la cour des Grands, and get lost in a book at Bibliotheque Municipale de Cassis.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Marseille road trip website .

Traveling by car from Saint-Raphael to Marseille takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In April, plan for daily highs up to 22°C, and evening lows to 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Marseille

Historic Sites Nature Parks

Side Trips

Cassis, Avignon, Montagne Sainte Victoire, Paroisse Cathédrale Saint Sauveur Aix-en-Provence, Laser game Evolution
Highlights from your plan
Basilique Notre-Dame de la Garde ©
Basilique Notre-Dame de la Garde
Palais des Papes ©
Palais des Papes

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