27 days in France Itinerary

27 days in France Itinerary

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Start: Santiago
Fly:  18 h
1
Paris
— 4 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
2
Rouen
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
3
Bayeux
— 4 nights
Fly:  4 h 15 min
4
Marseille
— 4 nights
Drive:  2 h
5
Saint-Raphael
— 4 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
6
Nice
— 6 nights
Fly:  18 h 45 min
End: Santiago

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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Paris: Versailles (Palace of Versailles & The Trianons & The Hamlet). There's much more to do: admire the masterpieces at Louvre Museum, pause for some serene contemplation at Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre, examine the collection at Musee Rodin, and admire the landmark architecture of Arc de Triomphe.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Paris trip itinerary maker site.

Santiago, Chile to Paris is an approximately 18.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Chile Standard Time (CLT) to Central European Standard Time (CET) is 5 hours. In June, daytime highs in Paris are 27°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Fri) to allow time to drive to Rouen.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Versailles
Highlights from your plan
Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Arc de Triomphe ©
Arc de Triomphe

3
nights
Rouen

Rouen ©
Rouen is situated on the River Seine, about 90 minutes from Paris.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Rouen: Le Vieux Moulin de Vernon (in Vernon), Etretat (Chemin des Douaniers & Falaises d'Etretat) and Palais Benedictine (in Fecamp). There's still lots to do: make a trip to Cathedrale Notre-Dame de Rouen, pause for some serene contemplation at Eglise Sainte-Radegonde de Giverny, admire the masterpieces at Musee des Beaux-Arts de Rouen, and see the interesting displays at Fondation Claude Monet.

To find reviews, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Rouen trip itinerary planning site.

Getting from Paris to Rouen by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Paris in July; daily highs in Rouen reach 26°C and lows reach 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Mon) early enough to drive to Bayeux.

Things to do in Rouen

Parks Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Giverny, Etretat, Le Vieux Moulin de Vernon, Palais Benedictine
Highlights from your plan
Falaises d'Etretat ©
Falaises d'Etretat
Cathedrale Notre-Dame de Rouen ©
Cathedrale Notre-Dame de Rouen
Fondation Claude Monet ©
Fondation Claude Monet

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.
Venture out of the city with trips to Calvados Boulard (in Coquainvilliers), Hippodrome Deauville La Touques (in Deauville City) and Mont Saint-Michel (in Mont-Saint-Michel). There's lots more to do: explore the different monuments and memorials at Normandy American Cemetery, appreciate the history behind D-Day Monument, get engrossed in the history at Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux, and steep yourself in history at Pegasus Bridge.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Bayeux trip itinerary maker tool.

Traveling by car from Rouen to Bayeux takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. July in Bayeux sees daily highs of 27°C and lows of 15°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Marseille.

Things to do in Bayeux

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Ranville, Calvados Boulard, Hippodrome Deauville La Touques, Ferme de l'Oraille, Calvados Experience
Highlights from your plan
Mont Saint-Michel ©
Mont Saint-Michel
Normandy American Cemetery ©
Normandy American Cemetery
Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux ©
Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux

4
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.
Venture out of the city with trips to Avignon (Pont d'Avignon, Palais des Papes, &more), La Ciotat (Stand-Up Paddleboarding & Route des Cretes) and Distillerie A. Blachere (in Chateauneuf-du-Pape). And it doesn't end there: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Basilique Notre-Dame de la Garde, experience rural life at Var Lamas, hike along Sentier Jean Francois Jube, and enjoy the sand and surf at Plage des Oursinieres.

To see other places to visit, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Marseille trip site.

You can fly from Bayeux to Marseille in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Bayeux in July, with highs in Marseille at 36°C and lows at 23°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Saint-Raphael.

Things to do in Marseille

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Avignon, Le Pradet, Six-Fours-les-Plages, La Ciotat, Distillerie A. Blachere
Highlights from your plan
Distillerie A. Blachere ©
Distillerie A. Blachere
Palais des Papes ©
Palais des Papes
Route des Cretes ©
Route des Cretes

4
nights
Saint-Raphael

Saint-Raphael ©
Saint-Raphael vacations have so much more to offer than an indulgent splurge on a beach.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Saint-Raphael: Plage le Magellan (in Theoule sur Mer), Waterskiing & Jetskiing (in Saint-Aygulf) and Le Lavandou (Plage de Saint-Clair, Plage de Jean Blanc, &more). Next up on the itinerary: don't miss a visit to Massif de l'Esterel, enjoy the sand and surf at Frejus Beach, take in nature's colorful creations at Kuentz le Monde des Cactus, and look for gifts at Catalan Bougie.

To see where to stay, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Saint-Raphael travel route builder website.

Traveling by car from Marseille to Saint-Raphael takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. In July, daytime highs in Saint-Raphael are 34°C, while nighttime lows are 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Nice.

Things to do in Saint-Raphael

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Le Lavandou, Theoule sur Mer, Frejus, Plage du Chateau, Waterskiing & Jetskiing
Highlights from your plan
Plage du Chateau ©
Plage du Chateau
Massif de l'Esterel ©
Massif de l'Esterel
Waterskiing & Jetskiing

6
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.
Get out of town with these interesting Nice side-trips: Antibes (Marché provençal, Villa Eilenroc, &more) and La Verrerie de Biot (in Biot). There's much more to do: stop by Vieille Ville, get great views at Colline du Chateau overlook, make a trip to Promenade des Anglais, and stroll through Plage Naturiste De La Batterie.

To find traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, read Nice trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Saint-Raphael to Nice takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. In July, daily temperatures in Nice can reach 32°C, while at night they dip to 25°C. You will leave for home on the 24th (Fri).

Things to do in Nice

Parks Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Antibes, La Verrerie de Biot, Plage Naturiste De La Batterie
Highlights from your plan
Marineland ©
Marineland
Vieille Ville ©
Vieille Ville
Promenade des Anglais ©
Promenade des Anglais

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