19 days in France & London Itinerary

19 days in France & London Itinerary

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Lille, France
— 4 nights
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Ovillers-la-Boisselle, France
— 1 night
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Le Crotoy, France
— 3 nights
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Calais, France
— 2 nights
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London, United Kingdom
— 8 nights

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Lille, France

Lille ©

Cultural Heart of Northern France

On the Deûle River near the Belgium border, Lille has a very active cultural life as France's fifth-largest metropolitan area and the fourth-largest urban area with a large college student population.
Change things up with these side-trips from Lille: Monument et Parc commémoratifs du Canada à Vimy (in Givenchy-en-Gohelle), Musée du Louvre-Lens (in Lens) and Reims (Fontaine Sube, Cathedrale Notre-Dame de Reims, &more). The adventure continues: test your problem-solving skills at Escape Hunt Lille, admire the landmark architecture of Chambre de Commerce, don't miss a visit to Vieux-Lille, and examine the collection at LaM, Lille Métropole Musée d'art moderne d'art contemporain et d'art brut.

To find traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, read Lille road trip planning app.

New Delhi, India to Lille is an approximately 12-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from New Delhi to Lille is minus 4.5 hours. Expect colder temperatures when traveling from New Delhi in October; daily highs in Lille reach 60°F and lows reach 48°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Fri) to allow time to drive to Ovillers-la-Boisselle.

Things to do in Lille

Side Trips

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Le Palais Des Beaux Arts de Lille ©
Le Palais Des Beaux Arts de Lille
Cathedrale Notre-Dame de Reims ©
Cathedrale Notre-Dame de Reims
Escape Hunt Lille ©
Escape Hunt Lille

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Ovillers-la-Boisselle, France

Ovillers-la-Boisselle ©
Ovillers-la-Boisselle is a commune in the Somme department in Hauts-de-France in northern France.GeographyThe commune of Ovillers-la-Boisselle is situated 22km northeast of Amiens and extends to the north and south of the D 929 Albert–Bapaume road.The constituent village of Ovillers-la-Boisselle (commonly shortened to "Ovillers") lies on the north of the D 929 road, north-east of Aveluy and south-west of Pozières.The constituent village of La Boisselle, which had in 1914, lies across the D 929, to the south-west of Ovillers at the junction of the D 104 to Contalmaison.HistoryThe village of La Boisselle is a settlement dating back to pre-Roman times, and the D 929 Albert–Bapaume road follows the course of a Roman road. On the 24th (Sat), take in the history at 1st Australian Division Memorial, contemplate the long history of Lochnagar Crater, then explore the different monuments and memorials at Gordon Dump Cemetery, then contemplate the long history of Beaumont-Hamel Newfoundland Memorial, and finally pause for some photo ops at Thiepval Memorial.

To find photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Ovillers-la-Boisselle route maker site.

You can drive from Lille to Ovillers-la-Boisselle in 1.5 hours. In October, daytime highs in Ovillers-la-Boisselle are 61°F, while nighttime lows are 49°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sat) so you can travel to Le Crotoy.

Things to do in Ovillers-la-Boisselle

Historic Sites

Side Trips

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Beaumont-Hamel Newfoundland Memorial ©
Beaumont-Hamel Newfoundland Memorial
Thiepval Memorial ©
Thiepval Memorial
Gordon Dump Cemetery ©
Gordon Dump Cemetery

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Le Crotoy, France

Le Crotoy is a commune in the Somme department in Hauts-de-France in northern France. Kick off your visit on the 25th (Sun): indulge in some personalized pampering at Samaris, look for all kinds of wild species at Parc du Marquenterre, then identify plant and animal life at Les Phoques de la Baie d'Authie, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Eglise Notre-Dame des Sables. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get the lay of the land with Walking tours, settle in for a delightful tour with Caleche ma Baie de Somme, and then take a tour by water with Baie de Somme Evasion.

To find ratings, maps, and other tourist information, use the Le Crotoy trip planning tool.

You can drive from Ovillers-la-Boisselle to Le Crotoy in 1.5 hours. Another option is to drive. In October in Le Crotoy, expect temperatures between 61°F during the day and 52°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Tue) so you can go by car to Calais.

Things to do in Le Crotoy

Tours · Outdoors · Wildlife · Parks

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Walking tours
Les Phoques de la Baie d'Authie ©
Les Phoques de la Baie d'Authie
Parc du Marquenterre ©
Parc du Marquenterre

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Calais, France

Calais ©

Gate to the North

Overlooking the Strait of Dover, the narrowest point of the English Channel, Calais is a major port for ferry traffic between France and England as the closest French town to Dover.
On the 27th (Tue), get outside with Cap Gris Nez, stop by P&O Ferries Dover - Calais, and then stop by Calais Wine Superstore. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 28th (Wed): make a trip to l'Hotel de Ville de Calais, appreciate the history behind The Burghers of Calais, then buy something for everyone on your list at Cite Europe, and finally observe the fascinating underwater world at Nausicaa.

To see reviews, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Calais online tour planner.

Drive from Le Crotoy to Calais in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train. Expect a daytime high around 61°F in October, and nighttime lows around 52°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Thu) so you can catch the train to London.

Things to do in Calais

Shopping · Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Outdoors

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Calais Wine Superstore ©
Calais Wine Superstore
Cap Gris Nez ©
Cap Gris Nez
The Burghers of Calais
The Burghers of Calais

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London, United Kingdom

London ©

The Square Mile

Vibrant and noisy, London is one of the world’s leading cities, an international capital of culture, education, fashion, music, finance, trade, and politics.
Step out of London to go to Moreton-in-Marsh and see Batsford Arboretum, which is approximately 1h 50 min away. There's much more to do: admire the masterpieces at National Gallery, don't miss a visit to Tower Bridge, take an in-depth tour of Natural History Museum, and steep yourself in history at Buckingham Palace.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, use the London road trip planning tool.

You can take a train from Calais to London in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and car; or do a combination of ferry and car. Traveling from Calais to London, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In October in London, expect temperatures between 61°F during the day and 48°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in London

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Tours

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
National Gallery ©
National Gallery
Coca-Cola London Eye ©
Coca-Cola London Eye
Tower Bridge ©
Tower Bridge

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