15 days in Nice & Montpellier Itinerary

15 days in Nice & Montpellier Itinerary

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15 days in Nice & Montpellier Itinerary

Start: Tel Aviv
Fly:  7​h 30​min
1
Nice
— 5 nights
Drive:  3​h 15​min
2
Montpellier
— 9 nights
Train + Fly:  8​h 45​min
End: Tel Aviv

5
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.
Family-friendly places like Marineland and Coco Beach will thrill your kids. There's lots more to do: take a stroll through Vieille Ville, get great views at Colline du Chateau overlook, admire the masterpieces at Musee d'Art Moderne Et d'Art Contemporain, and enjoy the sand and surf at Castel Plage.

For more things to do, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Nice online itinerary planner .

Tel Aviv, Israel to Nice is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Tel Aviv to Nice. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Tel Aviv in August: high temperatures in Nice hover around 32°C and lows are around 25°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Montpellier.

Things to do in Nice

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Eglise St Pierre & Paul, Marineland
Highlights from your plan
Colline du Chateau overlook ©
Colline du Chateau overlook
Marineland ©
Marineland
Castel Plage ©
Castel Plage

9
nights
Montpellier

Montpellier ©
"Montpellier is a modern, compact, and fast-growing city about 10 km (6 mi) inland from the Mediterranean coast with an active, youthful vibe.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Palais des Papes and Bureau des moniteurs du gard. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Montpellier: Les Baux de Provence (Carrieres des Lumieres & Chateau des Baux de Provence), Nimes (Arenes de Nimes & La Maison Carree) and Pont d'Avignon (in Avignon). Next up on the itinerary: stroll through Plage du Cavaou, get outside with Canoe Evasion, take in the views from Pont du Gard, and look for all kinds of wild species at Maison de la Nature.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Montpellier trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

You can drive from Nice to Montpellier in 3.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or fly. Traveling from Nice in August, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Montpellier, with lows of 21°C. On the 25th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Montpellier

Historic Sites Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Avignon, Les Baux de Provence, Nimes, Abbaye Notre-Dame de Senanque, Le Parc Alexis Gruss
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Palais des Papes ©
Palais des Papes
Pont d'Avignon ©
Pont d'Avignon
Arenes de Nimes ©
Arenes de Nimes

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