18 days in France Itinerary

18 days in France Itinerary

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Paris
— 3 nights
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Bayeux
— 4 nights
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Mandelieu-la-Napoule
— 3 nights
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Le Lavandou
— 3 nights
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Cassis
— 3 nights

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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.
You'll explore and learn at Louvre Museum and Musee d'Orsay. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Eiffel Tower and Champs-Elysees. The adventure continues: pause for some serene contemplation at Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre, admire the striking features of Centre National d'Art et de Culture George Pompidou, steep yourself in history at The Paris Catacombs, and stroll around Luxembourg Gardens.

For ratings, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Paris travel itinerary planner.

Ottawa, Canada to Paris is an approximately 12.5-hour flight. Traveling from Ottawa to Paris, you'll lose 6 hours due to the time zone difference. In July, daily temperatures in Paris can reach 30°C, while at night they dip to 18°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Fri) so you can drive to Bayeux.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Musee d'Orsay ©
Musee d'Orsay

4
nights
Bayeux

Bayeux ©
Most travelers take a trip to Bayeux to see the famed tapestry depicting the legendary Norman Conquest from the 11th century.
Appreciate the collections at Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux and Batterie Allemande de Longues-Sure-Mer. Mont Saint-Michel and Bayeux War Cemetery are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Change things up with these side-trips from Bayeux: Falaise (Eglise Saint-Gervais-Saint-Protais, Chateau Guillaume-le-Conquerant, &more), Église Saint-Pierre - Le Mont-Saint-Michel (in Mont-Saint-Michel) and Ranville (Pegasus Memorial & Cimetières Militaires). There's much more to do: stroll the grounds of Normandy American Cemetery, head outdoors with Norman'Air, don't miss a visit to Typhon Pilots Memorial, and take in the history at Omaha Beach.

To find other places to visit, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Bayeux trip itinerary planning website.

You can drive from Paris to Bayeux in 3 hours. Other options are to take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Paris in July, expect Bayeux to be little chillier, temps between 27°C and 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Tue) so you can travel to Mandelieu-la-Napoule.

Things to do in Bayeux

Historic Sites · Museums · Outdoors

Side Trips

Falaise, Mont-Saint-Michel, Ranville, Norman'Air, Normandy American Cemetery
Highlights from your plan
Mont Saint-Michel ©
Mont Saint-Michel
Normandy American Cemetery ©
Normandy American Cemetery
Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux ©
Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux

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nights
Mandelieu-la-Napoule

You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Plage du Chateau and Plage du Pecheur Pointe de l'Aiguille. Visiting Plage Robinson and La Pointe de l'Aiguille will get you outdoors. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Mandelieu-la-Napoule: Saint-Paul de Vence (in St-Paul-de-Vence), Frejus (Base Nature Francois Leotard & Scuba & Snorkeling) and Lion of the Sea (Lion de Mer) (in Saint-Raphael).

For where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Mandelieu-la-Napoule visit planner.

Traveling by flight from Bayeux to Mandelieu-la-Napoule takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Bayeux in August: high temperatures in Mandelieu-la-Napoule hover around 32°C and lows are around 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Fri) so you can drive to Le Lavandou.

Things to do in Mandelieu-la-Napoule

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches

Side Trips

Theoule sur Mer, Frejus, Saint-Paul de Vence, Chateau de la Napoule / Musee Henry-Clews, Lion of the Sea (Lion de Mer)
Highlights from your plan
Scuba & Snorkeling
Saint-Paul de Vence ©
Saint-Paul de Vence
Chateau de la Napoule / Musee Henry-Clews ©

3
nights
Le Lavandou

Le Lavandou ©
Le Lavandou is a commune in the Var department in the Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur region in southeastern France. You'll get in some beach time at Plage de Jean Blanc and Plage de Sylvabelle. Step out of the city life by going to Plage d'Aiguebelle and Plage de la Faviere. Change things up with these side-trips from Le Lavandou: Confiserie Azureenne (in Collobrieres) and Plage de Gigaro (in La Croix-Valmer). There's much more to do: kick back and relax at Plage de Cavaliere, discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, and stroll through Plage de Cabasson.

To see where to stay, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Le Lavandou trip planner.

Drive from Mandelieu-la-Napoule to Le Lavandou in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and taxi. In August in Le Lavandou, expect temperatures between 33°C during the day and 21°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Cassis.

Things to do in Le Lavandou

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks

Side Trips

Bormes-Les-Mimosas, La Croix-Valmer, Confiserie Azureenne
Highlights from your plan
Plage de Jean Blanc ©
Plage de Jean Blanc
Plage de Sylvabelle ©
Plage de Sylvabelle
Plage de Gigaro ©
Plage de Gigaro

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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. You'll get in some beach time at Plage du Pradeau and Bestouan Beach. Get outdoors at Plage La Capte and La Calanque de Figuerolles. Venture out of the city with trips to Scuba & Snorkeling (in La Ciotat) and Plage De Peno (in Carqueiranne). There's still lots to do: take in the dramatic natural features at Calanques, enjoy the sand and surf at Plage Lumiere, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Plage de la Grande Mer.

To see maps, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, read Cassis trip itinerary website.

You can drive from Le Lavandou to Cassis in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and train. In August, plan for daily highs up to 35°C, and evening lows to 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Cassis

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trips

La Ciotat, Hyeres, Plage De Peno
Highlights from your plan
Plage La Capte ©
Plage La Capte
Calanques ©
Calanques
Scuba & Snorkeling

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