21 days in South of France Itinerary

21 days in South of France Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Cannes
— 3 nights
2
Zonza, Corsica
— 3 nights
3
Porto-Vecchio, Corsica
— 3 nights
4
Pianottoli-Caldarello, Corsica
— 3 nights
5
Chatelaillon-Plage
— 2 nights
6
Biarritz
— 4 nights

3
nights
Cannes

Cannes ©
Although its luxury shops, nightlife, casinos, and high-end restaurants give Cannes a feeling of exclusivity, this classic French Riviera city has alternatives to suit every budget.
Explore hidden gems such as Les Gorges du Blavet and Chateau Clarettes. Get in touch with nature at River Rafting & Tubing and Les Gorges du Verdon. Change things up with these side-trips from Cannes: Chateau Reva (in La Motte) and Nice (Place Garibaldi & Spas & Wellness). There's much more to do: wander the streets of Le Suquet, tour the pleasant surroundings at Lérins Islands, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Le Sentier du Littoral, Cap d'Antibes.

To see ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Cannes holiday builder site.

Vancouver, Canada to Cannes is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. Traveling from Vancouver to Cannes, you'll lose 9 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Vancouver in April, expect nights in Cannes to be about the same, around °C, while days are a bit warmer, around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Thu) early enough to travel to Zonza.

Things to do in Cannes

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trips

Nice, Les Gorges du Verdon, Le Sentier du Littoral, Cap d'Antibes, River Rafting & Tubing, Chateau Reva
Highlights from your plan
Le Suquet ©
Le Suquet
River Rafting & Tubing
Les Gorges du Blavet ©
Les Gorges du Blavet

3
nights
Zonza, Corsica

Zonza ©
Zonza is a commune in the Corse-du-Sud department of France on the island of Corsica.GeographyZonza is located in the mountain chain of Barocagio-Marghese which extends to the south of the Incudine massif. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Plage de la Tour Genoise Fautea and Sant'Armettu. Visiting Piscines Naturelles de Cavu and Aiguilles de Bavella (Bavella Needles) will get you outdoors. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Zonza: Molino de Aceite Eco-museum (in Sainte-Lucie-de-Tallano) and Sari-Solenzara (A Buttega di a Mandria & Pisca di Ghjaddu).

To find other places to visit, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Zonza trip site.

You can fly from Cannes to Zonza in 5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train, ferry, and car; or do a combination of train, ferry, and bus. In April, daily temperatures in Zonza can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sun) so you can drive to Porto-Vecchio.

Things to do in Zonza

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Sari-Solenzara, Sant'Armettu, Molino de Aceite Eco-museum
Highlights from your plan
Aiguilles de Bavella (Bavella Needles) ©
Aiguilles de Bavella (Bavella Needles)
Pisca di Ghjaddu ©
Pisca di Ghjaddu
Piscines Naturelles de Cavu ©
Piscines Naturelles de Cavu

3
nights
Porto-Vecchio, Corsica

Porto-Vecchio ©
Porto-Vecchio is a commune in the Corse-du-Sud department of France on the island of Corsica. Step off the beaten path and head to plage de Tamaricciu and Cimetiere Marin de Bonifacio. Escape the urban bustle at Plage de Tramulimacchia and Grottes de Bonifacio. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Porto-Vecchio: Bonifacio (Escalier du Roi d'Aragon (King Aragon Steps) & Plage du Petit Sperone). And it doesn't end there: see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, look for gifts at Volubilis, and get great views at Castello D'araggio.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Porto-Vecchio journey planner.

Getting from Zonza to Porto-Vecchio by car takes about an hour. In April, daily temperatures in Porto-Vecchio can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Wed) to allow time to drive to Pianottoli-Caldarello.

Things to do in Porto-Vecchio

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trip

Bonifacio
Highlights from your plan
plage de Tamaricciu ©
plage de Tamaricciu
Scuba & Snorkeling
Plage du Petit Sperone ©
Plage du Petit Sperone

3
nights
Pianottoli-Caldarello, Corsica

Pianottoli-Caldarello ©
Pianottoli-Caldarello is a commune in the Corse-du-Sud department of France on the island of Corsica.It is part of the canton of Grand Sud.GeographyPianottoli-Caldarello is 9km to the west of the commune of Figari on the road to Sartène. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Sentier Littoral des Bruzzi and Plage de San Giovanni. Visiting Sentier du Patrimoine and Plage De Roccapina will get you outdoors. There's still lots to do: get your game on at Prokart.

For reviews, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Pianottoli-Caldarello trip itinerary planning app.

Pianottoli-Caldarello is just a short distance from Porto-Vecchio. In May, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sat) so you can travel to Chatelaillon-Plage.

Things to do in Pianottoli-Caldarello

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Plage De Roccapina, Prokart, Sentier du Patrimoine
Highlights from your plan
Sentier Littoral des Bruzzi ©
Sentier Littoral des Bruzzi
Plage de San Giovanni ©
Plage de San Giovanni
Prokart ©
Prokart

2
nights
Chatelaillon-Plage

Chatelaillon-Plage ©
Châtelaillon-Plage is a commune in the Charente-Maritime department in southwestern France.It is located south of the city of La Rochelle and is also a suburb. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Logis de Folle Blanche and Les Raisins de L'Abbaye. Get out of town with these interesting Chatelaillon-Plage side-trips: Cognac (Cognac Groussin & A. de Fussigny) and Domaine des Claires (in Arvert). There's more to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Plage de Chatelaillon and take a tour of Association Hermione-La Fayette.

For other places to visit, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Chatelaillon-Plage trip planner.

Explore your travel options from Pianottoli-Caldarello to Chatelaillon-Plage with the Route module. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from Pianottoli-Caldarello in May: highs in Chatelaillon-Plage hover around °C, while lows dip to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Biarritz.

Things to do in Chatelaillon-Plage

Wineries Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Cognac, Les Raisins de L'Abbaye, Association Hermione-La Fayette, Domaine des Claires, Logis de Folle Blanche
Highlights from your plan
Domaine des Claires ©
Domaine des Claires
Plage de Chatelaillon ©
Plage de Chatelaillon
Logis de Folle Blanche ©
Logis de Folle Blanche

4
nights
Biarritz

Biarritz ©
A popular holiday destination with world-class surfing, Biarritz has interesting coastal rock formations and stellar waves that make this luxurious seaside town popular with tourists and surfers alike.
Visiting Velektrix Guethary and La Cote des Basques will get you outdoors. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at La Superbe and Eglise Saint Pierre. Explore Biarritz's surroundings by going to Plage d'Hendaye (in Hendaye), Golf Epherra (in Souraide) and Etxeko Bob's Beer (in Hasparren). Next up on the itinerary: test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Église Saint-Jean-Baptiste.

For ratings, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Biarritz trip planner.

Traveling by car from Chatelaillon-Plage to Biarritz takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. May in Biarritz sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Biarritz

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Plage d'Hendaye, Eglise Saint Pierre, Room Escape Games, Golf Epherra, Etxeko Bob's Beer
Highlights from your plan
Plage d'Hendaye ©
Plage d'Hendaye
Velektrix Guethary ©
Velektrix Guethary
Etxeko Bob's Beer ©
Etxeko Bob's Beer

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