25 days in France Itinerary

25 days in France Itinerary

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1
Paris
— 4 nights
2
Bayeux
— 4 nights
3
Brest
— 1 night
4
Toulouse
— 1 night
5
Rocamadour
— 1 night
6
Montpellier
— 1 night
7
Avignon
— 3 nights
8
Marseille
— 3 nights
9
Nice
— 5 nights

4
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.
Kids will enjoy Louvre Museum and Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre. Explore Paris' surroundings by going to Disneyland Paris (in Marne-la-Vallee) and Palace of Versailles (in Versailles). There's much more to do: contemplate the long history of Eiffel Tower, enjoy breathtaking views from Montparnasse Tower, explore the world behind art at Musee d'Orsay, and admire the natural beauty at Luxembourg Gardens.

To see reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Paris road trip planner.

Seattle, USA to Paris is an approximately 14-hour flight. Traveling from Seattle to Paris, you'll lose 9 hours due to the time zone difference. In June, daytime highs in Paris are 74°F, while nighttime lows are 55°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sat) so you can go by car to Bayeux.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites · Museums · Theme Parks

Side Trips

Disneyland Paris, Palace of Versailles
Highlights from your plan
Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Disneyland Paris ©
Disneyland Paris

4
nights
Bayeux

Bayeux ©
Most travelers take a trip to Bayeux to see the famed tapestry depicting the legendary Norman Conquest from the 11th century.
Attractions like Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux and Cerza make great kid-friendly stops. Change things up with these side-trips from Bayeux: Chateau Guillaume-le-Conquerant (in Falaise), Mont Saint-Michel (in Mont-Saint-Michel) and Caramels d'Isigny (in Isigny-sur-Mer). And it doesn't end there: stroll the grounds of Normandy American Cemetery, learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Zoo de Jurques, get in on the family fun at Clecygliss, and enjoy the sand and surf at Omaha Beach.

Discover how to plan a Bayeux trip in just a few steps with Inspirock's itinerary builder.

Getting from Paris to Bayeux by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. While traveling from Paris, expect little chillier days and about the same nights in Bayeux, ranging from highs of 69°F to lows of 51°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Wed) early enough to drive to Brest.

Things to do in Bayeux

Historic Sites · Parks · Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Chateau Guillaume-le-Conquerant, Clecygliss, Zoo de Jurques, Festyland Parc, Normandy American Cemetery
Highlights from your plan
Mont Saint-Michel ©
Mont Saint-Michel
Omaha Beach ©
Omaha Beach
Chateau Guillaume-le-Conquerant ©
Chateau Guillaume-le-Conquerant

1
night
Brest

Brest ©
Brest is a city in the Finistère département in Brittany. Start off your visit on the 2nd (Thu): observe the fascinating underwater world at Oceanopolis and then brush up on your military savvy at Musee Memoires 39-45.

To see where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Brest trip itinerary planning site.

Drive from Bayeux to Brest in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and flight. When traveling from Bayeux in July, plan for little chillier days in Brest, with highs around 68°F, while nights are about the same with lows around 55°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Thu) early enough to travel to Toulouse.

Things to do in Brest

Zoos & Aquariums · Parks · Museums

Side Trip

Musee Memoires 39-45
Highlights from your plan
Musee Memoires 39-45 ©
Musee Memoires 39-45
Oceanopolis ©
Oceanopolis

1
night
Toulouse

Toulouse ©
On the Garonne River, Toulouse is on the site of an ancient Roman settlement, and even today, many of the smaller streets follow their Roman counterparts, while many of the red brick buildings are built in a pseudo-Roman style.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Fri): engage your brain at Cite de l'espace, explore the world behind art at Musee des Augustins, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Basilique Saint-Sernin.

To find ratings, photos, and other tourist information, read Toulouse vacation builder tool.

Traveling by flight from Brest to Toulouse takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Brest in July; daily highs in Toulouse reach 83°F and lows reach 63°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Fri) so you can drive to Rocamadour.

Things to do in Toulouse

Museums · Childrens Museums · Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Cite de l'espace ©
Cite de l'espace
Basilique Saint-Sernin ©
Basilique Saint-Sernin
Musee des Augustins ©
Musee des Augustins

1
night
Rocamadour

Rocamadour ©
Rocamadour is only accessible by one road leading into the port town built on the face of a cliff with a large number of buildings cantilevered over the edge.
On the 4th (Sat), contemplate the long history of Cite Religieuse, identify plant and animal life at La Foret des Singes, then explore the fascinating underground world of Gouffre de Padirac, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Basilique St-Sauveur.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, read Rocamadour online sightseeing planner.

Getting from Toulouse to Rocamadour by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from Toulouse in July since evenings lows in Rocamadour dip to 58°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Sat) early enough to drive to Montpellier.

Things to do in Rocamadour

Historic Sites · Parks · Wildlife

Side Trip

Gouffre de Padirac
Highlights from your plan
Basilique St-Sauveur ©
Basilique St-Sauveur
Gouffre de Padirac ©
Gouffre de Padirac
La Foret des Singes ©
La Foret des Singes

1
night
Montpellier

Montpellier ©
"Montpellier is a modern, compact, and fast-growing city about 10 km (6 mi) inland from the Mediterranean coast with an active, youthful vibe.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Sun): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedrale St-Pierre, then have some family-friendly fun at Mad Monkey, and then walk around Maison de la Nature.

For ratings, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, use the Montpellier trip builder tool.

You can drive from Rocamadour to Montpellier in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or take a train. Traveling from Rocamadour in July, plan for a bit warmer nights in Montpellier, with lows around 67°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Avignon.

Things to do in Montpellier

Wildlife · Parks · Fun & Games
Highlights from your plan
Maison de la Nature ©
Maison de la Nature
Mad Monkey ©
Mad Monkey

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.
Kids will enjoy Palais des Papes and Aven Grotte Forestiere. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Avignon: Mines de Bruoux (in Gargas), Parc Spirou Provence (in Monteux) and Grottes de Thouzon (in Le Thor). Next up on the itinerary: snap pictures at Pont d'Avignon, whizz through the canopy at Ventoux Aventure, get outside with Canoe Evasion, and learn about winemaking at Distillerie A. Blachere.

For where to stay, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Avignon itinerary maker.

You can drive from Montpellier to Avignon in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. July in Avignon sees daily highs of 88°F and lows of 64°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Marseille.

Things to do in Avignon

Theme Parks · Outdoors · Nature

Side Trips

Parc Spirou Provence, Aven Grotte Forestiere, Grottes de Thouzon, Ventoux Aventure, Distillerie A. Blachere
Highlights from your plan
Parc Spirou Provence ©
Parc Spirou Provence
Palais des Papes ©
Palais des Papes
Aven Grotte Forestiere ©
Aven Grotte Forestiere

3
nights
Marseille

Marseille ©
The 2013 European "Capital of Culture," Marseille is the largest port city on the breezy Mediterranean coast and the second largest city in France.
Kids will enjoy Basilique Notre-Dame de la Garde and Plage d'Aiguebelle. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Marseille: Plage de Jean Blanc (in Le Lavandou), Plage des Oursinieres (in Le Pradet) and Hyeres (Plage noire du Langoustier, Chateau d'Hyeres, &more). It doesn't end there: get your game on at Le Bois des Lutins.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Marseille trip itinerary app.

Drive from Avignon to Marseille in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In July, daily temperatures in Marseille can reach 88°F, while at night they dip to 68°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sat) early enough to drive to Nice.

Things to do in Marseille

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches

Side Trips

Hyeres, Le Lavandou, Le Bois des Lutins, Plage des Oursinieres
Highlights from your plan
Plage noire du Langoustier ©
Plage noire du Langoustier
Le Bois des Lutins ©
Le Bois des Lutins
Plage des Oursinieres ©
Plage des Oursinieres

5
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.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Marineland and Promenade des Anglais. Explore Nice's surroundings by going to Frejus (Frejus Beach & Aqualand Frejus), Waterworld lake of gaudrade (in Puget-sur-Argens) and La Ponche Beach (in Saint-Tropez). Next up on the itinerary: take a stroll through Vieille Ville, delve into the lush surroundings at Pitchoun Forest, Head underground at Grotte de Saint-Cezaire, and make a trip to Le Nomade.

To see photos, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Nice online holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Marseille to Nice takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Marseille in July, you will find days in Nice are a bit cooler (81°F), and nights are about the same (71°F). Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Nice

Parks · Theme Parks · Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Antibes, Frejus, Saint-Tropez, Pitchoun Forest, Waterworld lake of gaudrade
Highlights from your plan
Marineland ©
Marineland
Pitchoun Forest ©
Pitchoun Forest
Waterworld lake of gaudrade ©
Waterworld lake of gaudrade

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