17 days in France & Italy Itinerary

17 days in France & Italy Itinerary

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17 days in France & Italy Itinerary

Start: Montreal, Canada
Fly:  10​h 45​min
1
Paris, France
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 45​min
2
Nice, France
— 4 nights
Drive:  6​h 15​min
3
Forte Dei Marmi, Italy
— 5 nights
Drive:  4​h 15​min
4
Venice, Italy
— 2 nights
Fly:  12​h
End: Montreal, Canada


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3
nights
Paris, France

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 Marne-la-Vallee to see Disneyland Paris about 40 minutes away. There's still lots to do: admire the masterpieces at Louvre Museum, contemplate the long history of Eiffel Tower, take in nature's colorful creations at Luxembourg Gardens, and admire the striking features of Sainte-Chapelle.

For maps, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Paris holiday planning tool .

Montreal, Canada to Paris is an approximately 11-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of train and flight. You'll lose 6 hours traveling from Montreal to Paris due to the time zone difference. In June, plan for daily highs up to 27°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Tue) to allow time to travel to Nice.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Theme Parks Museums

Side Trip

Disneyland Paris
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Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Disneyland Paris ©
Disneyland Paris
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower

4
nights
Nice, France

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.
Kids will enjoy Marineland and Waterworld lake of gaudrade. Venture out of the city with trips to Massif de l'Esterel (in Agay), Aqualand Frejus (in Frejus) and Chapelle de Saint-Cassien des Bois (in Tanneron). There's much more to do: wander the streets of Vieille Ville, stroll around Colline du Chateau overlook, don't miss a visit to Place Massena, and admire the natural beauty at Le Jardin exotique d'Eze.

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Fly from Paris to Nice in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Paris in July since evenings lows in Nice dip to 25°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Forte Dei Marmi.

Things to do in Nice

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Massif de l'Esterel, Chapelle de Saint-Cassien des Bois, Marineland, La Croisette, Waterworld lake of gaudrade
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Marineland ©
Marineland
Waterworld lake of gaudrade ©
Waterworld lake of gaudrade
Aqualand Frejus ©
Aqualand Frejus

5
nights
Forte Dei Marmi, Italy

Forte Dei Marmi ©
Forte dei Marmi is a sea town and comune in the province of Lucca, in northern Tuscany (Italy). You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Bagno Maurizio and Parco di Pinocchio. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Forte Dei Marmi: Livorno (Acquario di Livorno & Terrazza Mascagni), Parma (Cattedrale di Parma, Parco Ducale, & more) and Portovenere (in Porto Venere). There's lots more to do: see the interesting displays at Museo Ferrari, enjoy some diversion at Start' N Go, don't miss a visit to Pontile Medaglie d'Oro, and admire the striking features of Forte dei Marmi.

For traveler tips, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, use the Forte Dei Marmi trip builder .

Traveling by car from Nice to Forte Dei Marmi takes 4 hours. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Forte Dei Marmi when traveling from Nice in July, with lows around 21°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Thu) so you can travel to Venice.

Things to do in Forte Dei Marmi

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Parma, Viareggio, Livorno, Maranello, Parco di Pinocchio
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Bagno Maurizio ©
Bagno Maurizio
Battistero di Parma ©
Battistero di Parma
Parco di Pinocchio ©
Parco di Pinocchio

2
nights
Venice, Italy

Venice ©
Virtually unchanged for the last six centuries, Venice is actually a group of islands made famous by a series of canals, bridges, monuments, piazzas, and narrow pedestrian lanes.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Fri): admire the landmark architecture of Basilica di San Marco, appreciate the extensive heritage of St. Mark's Square, then browse the exhibits of Doge's Palace, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Canal Grande. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: hit the best photo ops around with an inspiring photography tour, enjoy breathtaking views from St Mark's Campanile, then explore the world behind art at Peggy Guggenheim Collection, and finally take in the views from Ponte di Rialto.

To find traveler tips, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Venice day trip app .

You can drive from Forte Dei Marmi to Venice in 4 hours. In July, daytime highs in Venice are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Museums Tours
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Canal Grande ©
Canal Grande
Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace
Piazza San Marco ©
Piazza San Marco

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