28 days in France Itinerary

28 days in France Itinerary

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Rouen
— 3 nights
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Etretat
— 1 night
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Bayeux
— 3 nights
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Mont-Saint-Michel
— 1 night
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Nice
— 6 nights
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Marseille
— 3 nights
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Avignon
— 4 nights
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Paris
— 6 nights

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Rouen

Rouen ©

City of a Hundred Spires

Rouen is situated on the River Seine, about 90 minutes from Paris.
Get out of town with these interesting Rouen side-trips: Musee Vie et Metiers d'Autrefois (in Breteuil), Eglise Saint-Pierre d' Yvetot (in Yvetot) and Fondation Claude Monet (in Giverny). The adventure continues: admire the landmark architecture of Cathedrale Notre-Dame de Rouen, admire the masterpieces at Musee des Beaux-Arts de Rouen, take a memorable tour with Baie de Somme Evasion, and go for a charming ride with Caleche ma Baie de Somme.

To find maps, photos, reviews, and tourist information, read Rouen day trip planning app.

Cancun, Mexico to Rouen is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 6 hours traveling from Cancun to Rouen. In April, Rouen is cooler than Cancun - with highs of 17°C and lows of 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Mon) so you can drive to Etretat.

Things to do in Rouen

Museums · Outdoors · Tours · Historic Sites

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Architectural Building
Cathedrale Notre-Dame de Rouen
4.7

1
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Etretat

Etretat ©
Etretat is a small coastal village on the Alabaster Coast in Normandy.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Tue): take a tour by water with La Mer Pour Tous, don't miss a visit to Chemin des Douaniers, and then take some stellar pictures from Falaises d'Etretat.

For traveler tips and more tourist information, use the Etretat trip builder app.

You can drive from Rouen to Etretat in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In April in Etretat, expect temperatures between 15°C during the day and 7°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Bayeux.

Things to do in Etretat

Nature · Parks · Outdoors · Tours

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Boat Tour
La Mer Pour Tous
4.7

3
nights
Bayeux

Bayeux ©
Most travelers take a trip to Bayeux to see the famed tapestry depicting the legendary Norman Conquest from the 11th century.
When in Bayeux, make a side trip to see Airborne Museum in Sainte-Mere-Eglise, approximately Sainte-Mere-Eglise away. There's much more to do: stroll the grounds of Normandy American Cemetery, explore the world behind art at Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux, head outdoors with Omaha Beach, and take in the history at Memorial 1st US Infantry Division Omaha Beach.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Bayeux travel route planner.

You can drive from Etretat to Bayeux in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train. In April, daytime highs in Bayeux are 17°C, while nighttime lows are 5°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Fri) early enough to go by car to Mont-Saint-Michel.

Things to do in Bayeux

Historic Sites · Museums · Beaches · Outdoors

Side Trips

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Mont-Saint-Michel

Mont-Saint-Michel ©
Le Mont-Saint-Michel is an island commune in Normandy, France. Kick off your visit on the 24th (Sat): trek along Sport Evasion Mont Saint Michel - Day Tours and then admire the landmark architecture of Mont Saint-Michel.

To find maps, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Mont-Saint-Michel holiday planner.

Getting from Bayeux to Mont-Saint-Michel by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect a daytime high around 17°C in April, and nighttime lows around 6°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Nice.

Things to do in Mont-Saint-Michel

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Tours · Parks

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World heritage site
Mont Saint-Michel
4.3

6
nights
Nice

Nice ©

Nissa la Bella (Nice the Beautiful)

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.
Spend the 30th (Fri) exploring the fascinating underwater world at Marineland. And it doesn't end there: take a stroll through Vieille Ville, contemplate the long history of Palais Lascaris, take some stellar pictures from Mt Boron, and pause for some serene contemplation at Cathedrale Saint-Nicolas a Nice.

To find photos, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, read Nice trip itinerary planner.

You can fly from Mont-Saint-Michel to Nice in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or drive. Traveling from Mont-Saint-Michel in April, expect Nice to be somewhat warmer, temps between 20°C and 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Marseille.

Things to do in Nice

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

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Specialty Museum
Musée Marc Chagall
4.4
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Aquarium
Marineland
2.9
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Neighborhood
Vieille Ville
4.7

3
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Marseille

Marseille ©

Gateway to Provence

The 2013 European "Capital of Culture," Marseille is the largest port city on the breezy Mediterranean coast and the second largest city in France.
Get out of town with these interesting Marseille side-trips: Cassis (Trolib & Peche. Calanques. Com). There's much more to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Basilique Notre-Dame de la Garde, admire the masterpieces at Museum of European and Mediterranean Civilisations, take in the dramatic natural features at Calanques, and take in the waterfront at Le Vieux Port.

To see other places to visit, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, read Marseille journey planning site.

You can drive from Nice to Marseille in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. In April in Marseille, expect temperatures between 22°C during the day and 10°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Mon) so you can go by car to Avignon.

Things to do in Marseille

Nature · Parks · Outdoors · Wildlife

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Must see
Trolib
4.7
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Geologic Formation
Calanques
4.7

4
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Avignon

Avignon ©

City of Popes

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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Avignon: Saintes-Maries-de-la-Mer (Promenade a Cheval La Marisma & Le Parc Ornithologique de Pont de Gau), Arles (Parc Naturel Regional de Camargue & Amphitheatre (les Arenes)) and La Maison Carree (in Nimes). There's still lots to do: explore the historical opulence of Palais des Papes, learn about winemaking at Bertrand Bosc, admire the masterpieces at Carrieres des Lumieres, and see the interesting displays at Musee Angladon.

For reviews, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Avignon route maker tool.

Traveling by car from Marseille to Avignon takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In May, daytime highs in Avignon are 27°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Fri) to allow enough time to take a train to Paris.

Things to do in Avignon

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Wildlife · Parks

Side Trips

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Must see
Bertrand Bosc
5.0
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World heritage site
Palais des Papes
4.3

6
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Paris

Paris ©

City of Light

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.
Venture out of the city with trips to Versailles (The Trianons & The Hamlet, Palace of Versailles, &more). Next up on the itinerary: admire the masterpieces at Louvre Museum, appreciate the history behind Arc de Triomphe, admire the striking features of Sainte-Chapelle, and pause for some serene contemplation at Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre.

For maps, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Paris holiday maker.

Traveling by train from Avignon to Paris takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. While traveling from Avignon, expect little chillier days and about the same nights in Paris, ranging from highs of 20°C to lows of 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Paris

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Must see
Louvre Museum
4.6
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World heritage site
Palace of Versailles
4.0
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Must see
Eiffel Tower
4.5

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