19 days in France Itinerary

19 days in France Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Paris
— 3 nights
2
Sarlat-la-Caneda
— 3 nights
3
Annecy
— 1 night
4
Chamonix
— 1 night
5
Avignon
— 3 nights
6
Hyeres
— 3 nights
7
Nice
— 4 nights

3
nights
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.
Family-friendly places like Eiffel Tower and Musee d'Orsay will thrill your kids. Step out of Paris with an excursion to Disneyland Paris in Marne-la-Vallee--about 38 minutes away. There's lots more to do: make a trip to Louvre Museum, take a stroll through Montmartre, stroll around Luxembourg Gardens, and take in the views from Pont Alexandre III.

To see other places to visit, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, read Paris trip planning tool.

London, UK to Paris is an approximately 3.5-hour train ride. You can also fly; or do a combination of car and train. Traveling from London to Paris, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In August, daytime highs in Paris are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Mon) early enough to travel to Sarlat-la-Caneda.

Things to do in Paris

Museums Historic Sites Theme Parks

Side Trip

Disneyland Paris
Highlights from your plan
Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Disneyland Paris ©
Disneyland Paris

3
nights
Sarlat-la-Caneda

Sarlat-la-Caneda ©
Sarlat-la-Caneda is the capital of the former Périgord Noir, now referred to as the Aquitaine region that is home to a historical area consisting of impeccably preserved 14th-century buildings and sites.
Attractions like Chateau de Castelnaud and Gouffre de Padirac make great kid-friendly stops. Get out of town with these interesting Sarlat-la-Caneda side-trips: Parc Le Bournat (in Le Bugue), Chateau de Bridoire (in Ribagnac) and Les Grottes de Maxange (in Le Buisson-de-Cadouin). And it doesn't end there: explore the historical opulence of Chateau des Milandes, admire nature's wide array of creatures at Reserve Zoologique de Calviac, stroll around Les Jardins de Marqueyssac, and relax in the rural setting at Les Noyeraies du Landers.

For where to stay, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Sarlat-la-Caneda visit planning tool.

Getting from Paris to Sarlat-la-Caneda by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. In August in Sarlat-la-Caneda, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Thu) early enough to travel to Annecy.

Things to do in Sarlat-la-Caneda

Historic Sites Parks Theme Parks

Side Trips

Castelnaud-la-Chapelle, Reserve Zoologique de Calviac, Parc Le Bournat, Chateau de Bridoire, Les Jardins de Marqueyssac
Highlights from your plan
Chateau de Castelnaud ©
Chateau de Castelnaud
Chateau des Milandes ©
Chateau des Milandes
Les Jardins de Marqueyssac ©
Les Jardins de Marqueyssac

1
night
Annecy

Annecy ©
The canals is in Annecy helped earn the medieval town the nickname the Venice of the Alps.
On the 21st (Fri), take in nature's colorful creations at Jardins de l'Europe, explore the activities along Lake Annecy, and then take in the awesome beauty at La Tournette.

To find out how to plan a trip to Annecy, use our trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by flight from Sarlat-la-Caneda to Annecy takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Sarlat-la-Caneda in August, you will find days in Annecy are little chillier (°C), and nights are about the same (°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Fri) so you can drive to Chamonix.

Things to do in Annecy

Parks Nature
Highlights from your plan
Lake Annecy ©
Lake Annecy
La Tournette ©
La Tournette
Jardins de l'Europe ©
Jardins de l'Europe

1
night
Chamonix

"Situated near the massive peaks of the Aiguilles Rouges and, most notably, the Aiguille du Midi, Chamonix is one of the oldest ski resorts in France and known as the Alpine Capital of the World.
On the 22nd (Sat), get in on the family fun at Domaine des Planards, glide through the air with a parasailing or paragliding tour, thenget to know the resident critters at Parc de Merlet, and finally head outdoors with Les Gorges de la Diosaz.

For where to stay, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Chamonix online tour planner.

Traveling by car from Annecy to Chamonix takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sat) early enough to go by car to Avignon.

Things to do in Chamonix

Outdoors Parks Adventure
Highlights from your plan
Parasailing & Paragliding
Parc de Merlet ©
Parc de Merlet
Domaine des Planards ©
Domaine des Planards

3
nights
Avignon

Avignon ©
An ancient town center surrounded by medieval ramparts, Avignon is a major city of Provence and a Mediterranean city in the Vaucluse department on the left bank of the Rhône River.
Attractions like Palais des Papes and Aven Grotte Forestiere make great kid-friendly stops. Explore Avignon's surroundings by going to Zoo De La Barben (in La Barben), Paroisse Cathédrale Saint Sauveur Aix-en-Provence (in Aix-en-Provence) and Art Gallery Contemporary Tapiezo (in Roussillon). Next up on the itinerary: take in the views from Pont d'Avignon, brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Distillerie A. Blachere, find something for the whole family at Parc Spirou Provence, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Plage du Cavaou.

To find traveler tips and tourist information, go to the Avignon tour itinerary planning app.

Getting from Chamonix to Avignon by car takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or fly. In August, daily temperatures in Avignon can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Tue) so you can drive to Hyeres.

Things to do in Avignon

Parks Theme Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Zoo De La Barben, Parc Spirou Provence, Aven Grotte Forestiere, Plage du Cavaou, Art Gallery Contemporary Tapiezo
Highlights from your plan
Plage du Cavaou ©
Plage du Cavaou
Palais des Papes ©
Palais des Papes
Aven Grotte Forestiere ©
Aven Grotte Forestiere

3
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. You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Plage noire du Langoustier and Plage de Sylvabelle. Venture out of the city with trips to Azur Park (in Gassin), Plage de Gigaro (in La Croix-Valmer) and Le Bois des Lutins (in Peypin). The adventure continues: stroll through Plage de Jean Blanc and enjoy the sand and surf at Plage des Marines.

To see maps, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Hyeres online holiday planner.

You can drive from Avignon to Hyeres in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Fri) so you can go by car to Nice.

Things to do in Hyeres

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trips

La Croix-Valmer, Plage de Jean Blanc, Le Bois des Lutins, Plage des Oursinieres, Azur Park
Highlights from your plan
Plage noire du Langoustier ©
Plage noire du Langoustier
Le Bois des Lutins ©
Le Bois des Lutins
Plage de Gigaro ©
Plage de Gigaro

4
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 Vieille Ville will thrill your kids. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Nice: Aqualand Frejus (in Frejus), Le Village des Fous (in Villeneuve-Loubet) and Le Nomade (in Antibes). There's still lots to do: take some stellar pictures from Colline du Chateau overlook, don't miss a visit to Promenade des Anglais, get outside with Lac de Saint-Cassien, and kick back and relax at Plage Naturiste De La Batterie.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Nice online road trip planner.

Traveling by car from Hyeres to Nice takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Hyeres in August, expect a bit warmer with lows of °C in Nice. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Nice

Theme Parks Parks Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Antibes, Aqualand Frejus, Les Murs Peints, Le Village des Fous, Plage Naturiste De La Batterie
Highlights from your plan
Le Village des Fous ©
Le Village des Fous
Marineland ©
Marineland
Waterworld lake of gaudrade ©
Waterworld lake of gaudrade

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