22 days in Bourges & Rochefort en Terre Itinerary

22 days in Bourges & Rochefort en Terre Itinerary

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Drive to Malpensa International Airport, Fly to Paris-Orly Airport, Drive to Bourges
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Bourges
— 2 nights
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Rochefort en Terre
— 18 nights
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Drive to Rennes-Saint-Jacques Airport, Fly to Malpensa International Airport, Drive to Trezzano sul Naviglio

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Bourges

— 2 nights

Gem of the Lorraine Valley

For a peek into the architecture of a Roman city, with a monumental gate, aqueducts, thermae, amphitheater, and ruins of the Gallo-Roman walls, visit Bourges, the capital of the Cher department in the Centre-Val de Loire region.
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Fri): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Eglise Saint-Pierre and then contemplate the long history of Palais Jacques-Coeur. On your second day here, explore the historical opulence of Chateau et Domaine de Menetou-Salon, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Eglise Notre Dame, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Cathedrale De Bourges.

For maps, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Bourges online day trip planner.

Trezzano sul Naviglio, Italy to Bourges is an approximately 7.5-hour combination of car and flight. You can also drive. In July, Bourges is slightly colder than Trezzano sul Naviglio - with highs of 30°C and lows of 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Rochefort en Terre.

Things to do in Bourges

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Rochefort en Terre

— 18 nights
Rochefort-en-Terre is a commune in the Morbihan department of Brittany in north-western France.Rochefort-en-Terre is a designated “Petite Cité de Caractére”.The medieval chateau located in the town was the home of American painter Alfred Klots. Take a break from the city and head to Plage de la Mine d'Or and Plage de la Source. Rochefort-en-terre and Basilique Notre Dame du Roncier will appeal to history buffs. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Rochefort en Terre: Site Megalithique de Saint-Just (in Saint-Just), Château de Comper - Centre Arthurien (in Concoret) and Paimpont (Etang de Paimpont, Site historique des Forges de Paimpont, &more). There's lots more to do: kick back and relax at Club Nautique de Damgan, get outside with Parcours Aventure de l'Ile aux Pies, don't miss a visit to (Mégalithes) Menhirs De Monteneuf, and examine the collection at Univers du Poete Ferrailleur.

For ratings, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Rochefort en Terre holiday planning website.

You can drive from Bourges to Rochefort en Terre in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Bourges in August, you will find days in Rochefort en Terre are little chillier (24°C), and nights are about the same (14°C). Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Rochefort en Terre

Historic Sites · Parks · Outdoors · Museums

Side Trips