25 days in France Itinerary

25 days in France Itinerary

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25 days in France Itinerary

Start: Nice
Drive:  30 min
1
Villefranche-sur-Mer
— 4 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
2
Moustiers Sainte-Marie
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
3
Aix-en-Provence
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h
4
Saint-Remy-de-Provence
— 4 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
5
Cassis
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
6
Cadenet
— 1 night
Drive:  45 min
7
Gordes
— 2 nights
Drive:  30 min
8
Bonnieux
— 2 nights
Drive:  30 min
9
Apt
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h
10
Tourtour
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
End: Marseille


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4
nights
Villefranche-sur-Mer

Villefranche-sur-Mer ©
Villefranche-sur-Mer is a commune in the Alpes-Maritimes department in the Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur region on the French Riviera.GeographyVillefranche-sur-Mer adjoins the city of Nice to the east along Mont Boron, Mont Alban and Mont Vinaigrier, and 10km south west of Monaco. Villefranche-sur-Mer is known for historic sites, wildlife, and beaches. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, examine the collection at Les Musees de La Citadelle, contemplate the long history of La cité médiévale, and enjoy the sand and surf at Eze Sur Mer Strand.

For maps, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Villefranche-sur-Mer online travel planner.

Nice to Villefranche-sur-Mer is an approximately half hour car ride. In August, daily temperatures in Villefranche-sur-Mer can reach 32°C, while at night they dip to 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 1st (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Moustiers Sainte-Marie.

Things to do in Villefranche-sur-Mer

Historic Sites Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Eze, St-Jean-Cap-Ferrat, Villa Kerylos
Highlights from your plan
Villa & Jardins Ephrussi de Rothschild ©
Scuba & Snorkeling
Plage de la Mariniere ©
Plage de la Mariniere

2
nights
Moustiers Sainte-Marie

Moustiers Sainte-Marie ©
Moustiers-Sainte-Marie, or simply Moustiers, is a commune in the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence department in southeastern France, a part of the Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur region and considered one of the "most beautiful villages of France".It lies at the western entrance to the Gorges du Verdon. Kick off your visit on the 1st (Tue): stop by Lavande Angelvin. On the 2nd (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get great views at Chapelle Saint Pierre, take in breathtaking views at Les Gorges du Verdon, then make a trip to Centre Ville, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Notre Dame de Beauvoir.

For ratings, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Moustiers Sainte-Marie tour itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Villefranche-sur-Mer to Moustiers Sainte-Marie takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and taxi; or take a bus. Traveling from Villefranche-sur-Mer in September, you will find days in Moustiers Sainte-Marie are somewhat warmer (32°C), and nights are little chillier (16°C). You'll have a few hours on the 3rd (Thu) to wrap things up before traveling to Aix-en-Provence.

Things to do in Moustiers Sainte-Marie

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trips

Chapelle Saint Pierre, Les Gorges du Verdon, Lavande Angelvin
Highlights from your plan
Notre Dame de Beauvoir ©
Notre Dame de Beauvoir
Les Gorges du Verdon ©
Les Gorges du Verdon
Church of Our Lady of the Assumption ©

1
night
Aix-en-Provence

Aix-en-Provence ©
Aix-en-Provence is a small, classically Provençal town, famous for being home to Cézanne.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Les Lauves. Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Thu): see the interesting displays at Musee Granet, contemplate the long history of Les Lauves, and then admire the striking features of Le Tour de l'Horloge.

For maps, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Aix-en-Provence trip itinerary maker app.

Drive from Moustiers Sainte-Marie to Aix-en-Provence in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 30°C in September, and nighttime lows around 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 4th (Fri) to allow time for the car ride to Saint-Remy-de-Provence.

Things to do in Aix-en-Provence

Historic Sites Museums
Highlights from your plan
Musee Granet ©
Musee Granet
Paul Cezanne’s Studio ©
Paul Cezanne’s Studio

4
nights
Saint-Remy-de-Provence

Saint-Remy-de-Provence ©
Saint-Rémy-de-Provence is a commune in the Bouches-du-Rhône department in southern France.HistoryThe town is named after Saint Remigius.GeographySaint-Rémy-de-Provence is situated about 20km south of Avignon, just north of the Alpilles mountain range.TransportationThe high-speed train station is 20 km from the city. Change things up with these side-trips from Saint-Remy-de-Provence: Arles (Musee Departemental Arles Antique, Amphitheatre (les Arenes), &more) and Saintes-Maries-de-la-Mer (Horseback Riding Tours, Notre Dame de la Mer - Église fortifiée, &more). There's much more to do: admire the masterpieces at Carrieres des Lumieres, take in nature's colorful creations at Jardin d'Alcinoos, relax in the rural setting at Moulin à Huile d' Olive du Calanquet, and take in the pleasant sights at Van Gogh Walk.

For more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Saint-Remy-de-Provence online trip planner.

You can drive from Aix-en-Provence to Saint-Remy-de-Provence in an hour. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. In September, plan for daily highs up to 30°C, and evening lows to 16°C. You'll have a few hours on the 8th (Tue) to wrap things up before traveling to Cassis.

Things to do in Saint-Remy-de-Provence

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trips

Saintes-Maries-de-la-Mer, Les Baux de Provence, Arles
Highlights from your plan
Carrieres des Lumieres ©
Carrieres des Lumieres
Amphitheatre (les Arenes) ©
Amphitheatre (les Arenes)
Chateau des Baux de Provence ©
Chateau des Baux de Provence

2
nights
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. On the 8th (Tue), explore the striking landscape at Calanques. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 9th (Wed): enjoy the sand and surf at Plage de la Grande Mer, paddle through the water with a kayaking and canoeing tour, then take a leisurely stroll along Port de Cassis, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Saint Michel Church.

For more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, read Cassis trip planner.

Traveling by car from Saint-Remy-de-Provence to Cassis takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. Expect a daytime high around 30°C in September, and nighttime lows around 18°C. On the 10th (Thu), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Cadenet.

Things to do in Cassis

Parks Nature Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Calanques ©
Calanques
Kayaking & Canoeing
Port de Cassis ©
Port de Cassis

1
night
Cadenet

Cadenet ©
Cadenet is a commune in the Vaucluse department in the Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur region in southeastern France.Its inhabitants are called Cadenétiens.GeographyCadenet is a village located on the southern slopes of the Luberon Massif, overlooking the valley of the Durance. Kick off your visit on the 10th (Thu): look for gifts at Bastide du Laval, then steep yourself in history at Abbaye de Silvacane, and then experience rural life at Truffle Hunting at Les Pastras. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the historical opulence of Chateau de Lourmarin and then find something for the whole family at Le Parc des Labyrinthes Géants.

To find reviews, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Cadenet vacation maker tool.

Traveling by car from Cassis to Cadenet takes 1.5 hours. September in Cadenet sees daily highs of 30°C and lows of 18°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Gordes.

Things to do in Cadenet

Theme Parks Historic Sites Shopping

Side Trips

La Roque-d'Antheron, Chateau de Lourmarin
Highlights from your plan
Truffle Hunting at Les Pastras ©
Truffle Hunting at Les Pastras
Chateau de Lourmarin ©
Chateau de Lourmarin
Abbaye de Silvacane ©
Abbaye de Silvacane

2
nights
Gordes

Gordes ©
Gordes is a commune in the Vaucluse département in the Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur region in southeastern France. On the 12th (Sat), take in the spiritual surroundings of Abbaye Notre-Dame de Senanque, explore the ancient world of Village des Bories, tour the pleasant surroundings at Le Sentier des Ocres, then take in the exciting artwork at Tapiezo, and finally stop by Il Etait Une Flamme. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the activities along La Source de La Sorgue, then pick up a one of a kind souvenir at L'Isle-sur-la-Sorgue Market, and then go for a walk through Vieille Ville de Gordes.

To see traveler tips, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Gordes holiday maker site.

Traveling by car from Cadenet to Gordes takes an hour. September in Gordes sees daily highs of 30°C and lows of 16°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sun) so you can go by car to Bonnieux.

Things to do in Gordes

Neighborhoods Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

La Source de La Sorgue, L'Isle-sur-la-Sorgue Market
Highlights from your plan
Abbaye Notre-Dame de Senanque ©
Abbaye Notre-Dame de Senanque
Le Sentier des Ocres ©
Le Sentier des Ocres
Village des Bories ©
Village des Bories

2
nights
Bonnieux

Bonnieux ©
Bonnieux is a commune in the Vaucluse department in the Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur region in southeastern France. Kick off your visit on the 14th (Mon): take in the views from Pont Julien, explore the historical opulence of Chateau de Lacoste, then explore the striking landscape at Les Gorges de Regalon, and finally head outdoors with Foret de Cedres. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Vieille Eglise, then contemplate the long history of Le Fort de Buoux, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Abbaye de Saint-Hilaire, and finally learn about winemaking at Chateau la Canorgue.

For reviews, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Bonnieux trip builder tool.

Bonnieux is just a stone's throw from Gordes. In September in Bonnieux, expect temperatures between 30°C during the day and 16°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Tue) so you can travel to Apt.

Things to do in Bonnieux

Historic Sites Parks Wineries

Side Trips

Le Fort de Buoux, Abbaye de Saint-Hilaire, Les Gorges de Regalon, Chateau de Lacoste
Highlights from your plan
Chateau de Lacoste ©
Chateau de Lacoste
Foret de Cedres ©
Foret de Cedres
Pont Julien ©
Pont Julien

3
nights
Apt

Apt ©
Apt is a commune in the Vaucluse department in the Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur region in southeastern France.It lies on the left bank of the Calavon, 41mi east of Avignon. Kick off your visit on the 16th (Wed): go deep underground at Mines de Bruoux, step into the grandiose world of Chateau St Saturnin Les Apt, explore the striking landscape at Colorado Provencal, then explore the historical opulence of Medieval castle Simiane-la-Rotonde, and finally stop by Librairie le Bleuet. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: step into the grandiose world of Chateau de Sauvan, then contemplate the long history of Citadelle de Forcalquier, then trot along with a tour on horseback, and finally step into the grandiose world of Chateau de Mille.

Make your Apt itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

Apt is just a short distance from Bonnieux. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 18th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Tourtour.

Things to do in Apt

Historic Sites Shopping Tours

Side Trips

Forcalquier, Colorado Provencal, Chateau de Sauvan, Medieval castle Simiane-la-Rotonde, Librairie le Bleuet
Highlights from your plan
Citadelle de Forcalquier ©
Citadelle de Forcalquier
Mines de Bruoux ©
Mines de Bruoux
Horseback Riding Tours

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nights
Tourtour

Tourtour ©
Tourtour is a commune in the Var department in the Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur region in southeastern France. Step out of Tourtour with an excursion to Reserve Biologique des Monts d'Azur in Thorenc--about 1h 15 min away. There's much more to do: make a trip to Village, learn about winemaking at Chateau de Berne, trek along Starting Point Du Sentier Blanc-Martel, and explore the fascinating underground world of Les Grottes de Villecroze.

To see ratings, reviews, maps, and tourist information, go to the Tourtour day trip planning app.

You can drive from Apt to Tourtour in 2.5 hours. In September, plan for daily highs up to 32°C, and evening lows to 16°C. You will have some time to spend on the 21st (Mon) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Tourtour

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Abbaye du Thoronet, Les Grottes de Villecroze, Reserve Biologique des Monts d'Azur, Les Cascades de Sillans, La Tuilliere
Highlights from your plan
Reserve Biologique des Monts d'Azur ©
Starting Point Du Sentier Blanc-Martel ©
Abbaye du Thoronet ©
Abbaye du Thoronet

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