28 days in France Itinerary

28 days in France Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Sydney
Fly:  25 h
1
Nice
— 4 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
2
Saint-Raphael
— 4 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
3
Saint-Tropez
— 4 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
4
Aix-en-Provence
— 3 nights
Fly:  5 h
5
Bayeux
— 4 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
6
Paris
— 6 nights
Fly:  27 h
End: Sydney

4
nights
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.
Nice is known for museums, historic sites, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get to know the fascinating history of Vieille Ville, indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour, explore the world behind art at Musee d'Art Moderne Et d'Art Contemporain, and get great views at Colline du Chateau overlook.

For maps, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Nice day trip tool.

Sydney, Australia to Nice is an approximately 26-hour flight. Traveling from Sydney to Nice, you'll gain 9 hours due to the time zone difference. In May, daily temperatures in Nice can reach 24°C, while at night they dip to 16°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Saint-Raphael.

Things to do in Nice

Historic Sites Museums Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Cagnes-sur-Mer, Marineland
Highlights from your plan
Food Tours
Vieille Ville ©
Vieille Ville
Colline du Chateau overlook ©
Colline du Chateau overlook

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: Seillans (Domaine Val d'Iris, La Ferme des Cairns, &more), Association Aeronautique Provence Cote d'Azur (in Fayence) and Saint-Aygulf (Etangs de Villepey & Brocante Au Bucheron). The adventure continues: make a trip to Massif de l'Esterel, stop by Catalan Bougie, see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, and appreciate the history behind Notre Dame d‘Afrique.

For ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Saint-Raphael travel planner.

Traveling by car from Nice to Saint-Raphael takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. When traveling from Nice in June, plan for a bit warmer days and little chillier nights in Saint-Raphael: temperatures range from 34°C by day to 17°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Mon) early enough to drive to Saint-Tropez.

Things to do in Saint-Raphael

Outdoors Parks Nature

Side Trips

Seillans, Frejus, Saint-Aygulf, Association Aeronautique Provence Cote d'Azur, Waterworld lake of gaudrade
Highlights from your plan
Golf de Cap Esterel ©
Golf de Cap Esterel
Massif de l'Esterel ©
Massif de l'Esterel
La Ferme des Cairns ©
La Ferme des Cairns

4
nights
Saint-Tropez

Saint-Tropez ©
Saint-Tropez is a town, 100km west of Nice, in the Var department of the Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur region of southeastern France. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Saint-Tropez: La Londe Les Maures (Scuba & Snorkeling & Port de Miramar) and Hyeres (Parc Sainte-Claire, Sentier du Littoral de la Presqu'ile de Giens, &more). There's still lots to do: explore the gorgeous colors at Le Cap Lardier, enjoy the sand and surf at Plage des Canebiers, tour the pleasant surroundings at Plage de Guerrevieille, and take a leisurely stroll along Promenade Aymeric Simon Loriere.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, read Saint-Tropez online trip maker.

You can drive from Saint-Raphael to Saint-Tropez in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or do a combination of train and ferry. Expect a daytime high around 34°C in June, and nighttime lows around 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Aix-en-Provence.

Things to do in Saint-Tropez

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Hyeres, La Croix-Valmer, La Londe Les Maures, Promenade Aymeric Simon Loriere, Plage de Guerrevieille
Highlights from your plan
Plage de Sylvabelle ©
Plage de Sylvabelle
Scuba & Snorkeling
Le Cap Lardier ©
Le Cap Lardier

3
nights
Aix-en-Provence

Aix-en-Provence ©
Aix-en-Provence is a small, classically Provençal town, famous for being home to Cézanne.
Get out of town with these interesting Aix-en-Provence side-trips: La Ciotat (Route des Cretes & Stand-Up Paddleboarding), Basilique Notre-Dame de la Garde (in Marseille) and Bandol (Foret de Roustagnon & Eglise Saint-Francois de Sales). There's still lots to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of Paroisse Cathédrale Saint Sauveur Aix-en-Provence, explore the world behind art at Carrieres des Lumieres, take an in-depth tour of Paul Cezanne’s Studio, and see the interesting displays at Musee Granet.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, read our Aix-en-Provence planner.

Drive from Saint-Tropez to Aix-en-Provence in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In June in Aix-en-Provence, expect temperatures between 32°C during the day and 19°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Mon) so you can travel to Bayeux.

Things to do in Aix-en-Provence

Outdoors Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

La Ciotat, Les Baux de Provence, Bandol, Golf club de Servanes, Basilique Notre-Dame de la Garde
Highlights from your plan
Route des Cretes ©
Route des Cretes
Basilique Notre-Dame de la Garde ©
Basilique Notre-Dame de la Garde

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 Mont Saint-Michel (in Mont-Saint-Michel), Etretat (Chemin des Douaniers & Falaises d'Etretat) and Norman'Air (in Carpiquet). There's still lots to do: explore the different monuments and memorials at Normandy American Cemetery, explore the world behind art at Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Saint Catherine's Catholic Church, and head outdoors with Chemins de la Baie du Mont Saint-Michel.

For more things to do, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, read our Bayeux trip itinerary planning website.

You can fly from Aix-en-Provence to Bayeux in 5.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and train; or drive. In June, Bayeux is a bit cooler than Aix-en-Provence - with highs of 24°C and lows of 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Paris.

Things to do in Bayeux

Historic Sites Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Etretat, Chemins de la Baie du Mont Saint-Michel, Mont Saint-Michel, Norman'Air, Cimetiere Militaire Americain de Saint-James
Highlights from your plan
Normandy American Cemetery ©
Normandy American Cemetery
Mont Saint-Michel ©
Mont Saint-Michel
Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux ©
Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux

6
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.
Step out of Paris with an excursion to Palace of Versailles in Versailles--about 48 minutes away. There's lots more to do: explore the world behind art at Louvre Museum, admire the landmark architecture of Arc de Triomphe, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre, and admire the natural beauty at Luxembourg Gardens.

Quickly create a custom-made itinerary for Paris using our trip planner.

Getting from Bayeux to Paris by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. In June, daytime highs in Paris are 27°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 25th (Thu) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Palace of Versailles
Highlights from your plan
Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Musee d'Orsay ©
Musee d'Orsay
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower

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