16 days in France Itinerary

16 days in France Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Bordeaux
— 1 night
2
Saint-Jean-de-Vedas
— Few hours
3
Marseille
— 3 nights
4
Cassis
— 2 nights
5
Hyeres
— 3 nights
6
Saint-Tropez
— 3 nights
7
Nice
— 3 nights

1
night
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.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Sat): make a trip to The Water Mirror, appreciate the extensive heritage of Place de la Bourse, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Andre Cathedral.

To find other places to visit and tourist information, read our Bordeaux route planning website.

Paris to Bordeaux is an approximately 3-hour train ride. You can also fly; or drive. In August in Bordeaux, expect temperatures between 31°C during the day and 18°C at night. You'll have a few hours on the 16th (Sun) to wrap things up before traveling to Saint-Jean-de-Vedas.

Things to do in Bordeaux

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Place de la Bourse ©
Place de la Bourse
The Water Mirror ©
The Water Mirror
St. Andre Cathedral ©
St. Andre Cathedral

few
hours
Saint-Jean-de-Vedas

Saint-Jean-de-Vedas
To see maps, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Saint-Jean-de-Vedas trip planner.

Explore your travel options from Bordeaux to Saint-Jean-de-Vedas with the Route module. Traveling from Bordeaux in August, Saint-Jean-de-Vedas is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 22°C. On the 16th (Sun), you're off to Marseille.

Things to do in Saint-Jean-de-Vedas

Outdoors · Tours · Fun & Games

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.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Mon): snap pictures at Pont d'Avignon, then make a trip to Palais des Papes, and then do a tasting at Distillerie A. Blachere. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 18th (Tue): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathédrale La Major, then take in the waterfront at Le Vieux Port, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Basilique Notre-Dame de la Garde, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Abbaye Saint Victor.

For maps, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Marseille trip site.

Drive from Saint-Jean-de-Vedas to Marseille in 2 hours. Expect a daytime high around 35°C in August, and nighttime lows around 22°C. You will leave for Cassis on the 19th (Wed).

Things to do in Marseille

Historic Sites · Wineries · Breweries & Distilleries

Side Trips

Avignon, Distillerie A. Blachere
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Basilique Notre-Dame de la Garde ©
Basilique Notre-Dame de la Garde
Palais des Papes ©
Palais des Papes
Pont d'Avignon ©
Pont d'Avignon

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nights
Cassis

Cassis ©
Cassis is a commune situated east of Marseille in the department of Bouches-du-Rhône in the Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur region in southern France.It is a popular tourist destination, famous for its cliffs (falaises) and the sheltered inlets called calanques. On the 19th (Wed), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Eglise Saint-Francois de Sales, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Bestouan Beach, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Plage de la Grande Mer. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the striking landscape at Calanques and then get a dose of the wild on Trolib.

For where to stay, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, use the Cassis trip itinerary builder app.

Drive from Marseille to Cassis in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. August in Cassis sees daily highs of 35°C and lows of 22°C at night. On the 21st (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Hyeres.

Things to do in Cassis

Parks · Outdoors · Nature

Side Trip

Eglise Saint-Francois de Sales
Highlights from your plan
Plage de la Grande Mer ©
Plage de la Grande Mer
Bestouan Beach ©
Bestouan Beach
Calanques ©
Calanques

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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. Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Plage noire du Langoustier and Plage de Jean Blanc. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Hyeres: Bormes-Les-Mimosas (Plage de Cabasson & Domaine Sainte Marie). The adventure continues: kick back and relax at Plage La Capte, contemplate the long history of Chateau d'Hyeres, tour the pleasant surroundings at Plage de l'Almanarre, and delve into the distant past at Archaeological Site of Olbia - Town of Hyères.

For maps, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Hyeres trip planning website.

You can drive from Cassis to Hyeres in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train. In August, daily temperatures in Hyeres can reach 34°C, while at night they dip to 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 24th (Mon) to allow time for the car ride to Saint-Tropez.

Things to do in Hyeres

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks

Side Trips

Bormes-Les-Mimosas, Plage de Jean Blanc
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Plage noire du Langoustier ©
Plage noire du Langoustier
Plage de Jean Blanc ©
Plage de Jean Blanc
Plage de Cabasson ©
Plage de Cabasson

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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. Relax by the water at Plage de Sylvabelle and Heraclee Beach. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Saint-Tropez: Waterworld lake of gaudrade (in Puget-sur-Argens) and TakSea (in Saint-Raphael). It doesn't end there: enjoy the sand and surf at Plage de Pampelonne and stroll through Plage de l'Escalet.

To find ratings, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Saint-Tropez online travel planner.

Drive from Hyeres to Saint-Tropez in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. While traveling from Hyeres, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Saint-Tropez, ranging from highs of 38°C to lows of 19°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Nice.

Things to do in Saint-Tropez

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks

Side Trips

La Croix-Valmer, Waterworld lake of gaudrade, Port Grimaud 1 Beach, TakSea
Highlights from your plan
Plage de Sylvabelle ©
Plage de Sylvabelle
Plage de Gigaro ©
Plage de Gigaro
Plage de l'Escalet ©
Plage de l'Escalet

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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.
Spend the 28th (Fri) exploring the fascinating underwater world at Marineland. Next up on the itinerary: wander the streets of Vieille Ville, stop by La Cave de Stephane, don't miss a visit to Promenade des Anglais, and get great views at Colline du Chateau overlook.

For other places to visit, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Nice online visit planner.

Traveling by car from Saint-Tropez to Nice takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of ferry and train. While traveling from Saint-Tropez, expect slightly colder days and a bit warmer nights in Nice, ranging from highs of 32°C to lows of 25°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Nice

Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Outdoors

Side Trip

Marineland
Highlights from your plan
Vieille Ville ©
Vieille Ville
Castel Plage ©
Castel Plage
Marineland ©
Marineland

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