28 days in Hauts-de-France Itinerary

28 days in Hauts-de-France Itinerary

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Chantilly City
— 2 nights
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Chateau-Thierry
— 4 nights
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Trelon
— 4 nights
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Lille
— 6 nights
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Calais
— 5 nights
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Amiens
— 6 nights

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Chantilly City

Chantilly City
Museum-lovers will get to explore Chateau de Chantilly and Musee de la Memoire des Murs. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Pavillon de Manse and Chateau de Pierrefonds. Venture out of the city with trips to Beauvais (Cathedrale Saint-Pierre & MUDO - Musee de l'Oise), Musee de la Nacre et de la Tabletterie (in Meru) and Cathedrale Notre-Dame de Laon (in Laon).

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Paris to Chantilly City is an approximately 1-hour car ride. You can also take a train. Expect a daytime high around 14°C in March, and nighttime lows around 1°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Chateau-Thierry.

Things to do in Chantilly City

Museums · Historic Sites

Side Trips

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Chateau de Chantilly
Chateau de Chantilly
Chateau de Pierrefonds ©
Chateau de Pierrefonds
Cathedrale Notre-Dame de Laon ©
Cathedrale Notre-Dame de Laon

4
nights
Chateau-Thierry

Chateau-Thierry ©
Château-Thierry is a French commune situated in the department of the Aisne, in the administrative region of Hauts-de-France and in the historic Province of Champagne.The origin of the name of the town is unknown. Appreciate the collections at Musee du Tresor de l'Hotel-Dieu and Maison de l'Amitie France Amerique. Visit Abbaye Saint-Jean-des-Vignes and Chateau of Coucy for their historical value. Change things up with these side-trips from Chateau-Thierry: Caverne du Dragon (in Oulches-la-Vallee-Foulon), Fere-en-Tardenois (Chateau de Fere-en-Tardenois & Oise-Aisne American Cemetery and Memorial) and Musee St Leger (in Soissons). There's lots more to do: do a tasting at Champagne Fallet-Dart, explore the different monuments and memorials at Cimetiere Militaire Allemand de Belleau, stop by Champagne Sourdet-Diot, and ponder the world of politics at Mairie.

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Drive from Chantilly City to Chateau-Thierry in 1.5 hours. March in Chateau-Thierry sees daily highs of 15°C and lows of 0°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sat) so you can travel to Trelon.

Things to do in Chateau-Thierry

Wineries · Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Champagne Fallet-Dart ©
Champagne Fallet-Dart
Champagne Gioria Latizeau ©
Champagne Gioria Latizeau
Aisne Marne American Cemetery ©
Aisne Marne American Cemetery

4
nights
Trelon

Trelon ©
Trélon is a commune in the Nord department in northern France.Trélon forms the western edge of the Calestienne region. You'll explore and learn at AMV Atelier-Musee Du Verre and Musee des Bois Jolis. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Fort de Leveau and Forum Antique de Bavay. Venture out of the city with trips to Eglise Notre-Dame de Plomion (in Plomion), Eglise Saint-Martin de Jeantes (in Jeantes) and Eglise Saint-Medard de Parfondeval (in Parfondeval). There's lots more to do: stop by La Ferme du Pont des Loups, examine the collection at MusVerre, pause for some serene contemplation at Eglise St Pierre, and admire the masterpieces at Musee departemental Matisse.

To see other places to visit, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Trelon road trip planning tool.

Getting from Chateau-Thierry to Trelon by car takes about 2.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 14°C in March, and nighttime lows around 0°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Lille.

Things to do in Trelon

Museums · Historic Sites · Shopping · Nature

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Musee departemental Matisse ©
Musee departemental Matisse
Musee des Bois Jolis ©
Musee des Bois Jolis
Eglise Saint-Medard de Parfondeval ©
Eglise Saint-Medard de Parfondeval

6
nights
Lille

Lille ©

Cultural Heart of Northern France

On the Deûle River near the Belgium border, Lille has a very active cultural life as France's fifth-largest metropolitan area and the fourth-largest urban area with a large college student population.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Le Palais Des Beaux Arts de Lille and Musee La Piscine. Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Vieux-Lille and Jours Heureux. Venture out of the city with trips to Lens' 14-18 - Centre International d'Histoire de la Première Guerre Mondiale (in Souchez), Arras (Carriere Wellington & Faubourg-d'Amiens Cemetery) and Musee de la Mine (in Noeux-les-Mines). There's much more to do: examine the collection at LaM, Lille Métropole Musée d'art moderne d'art contemporain et d'art brut, test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, look for all kinds of wild species at Site Ornithologique des Cinq Tailles, and contemplate the long history of Old Stock Exchange.

To find photos and tourist information, read Lille sightseeing planning site.

You can drive from Trelon to Lille in 2 hours. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Trelon in April since evenings lows in Lille dip to 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Tue) early enough to take a train to Calais.

Things to do in Lille

Museums · Parks · Historic Sites · Wildlife

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Le Palais Des Beaux Arts de Lille ©
Le Palais Des Beaux Arts de Lille
Vieux-Lille ©
Vieux-Lille

5
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Calais

Calais ©

Gate to the North

Overlooking the Strait of Dover, the narrowest point of the English Channel, Calais is a major port for ferry traffic between France and England as the closest French town to Dover.
La Coupole and Eglise Saint-Martin are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Step out of the city life by going to Le Touquet Beach and Cap Blanc-Nez. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Calais: Chantier de Construction Navale Traditionnelle (in Etaples), Blockhaus d'Eperlecques (in Eperlecques) and Reserve Naturelle Dune Marchand (in Bray-Dunes). Next up on the itinerary: stop by Calais Wine Superstore, identify plant and animal life at Reserve Naturelle Du Platier D'Oye, kick back and relax at Cran d'Escalles, and learn about all things military at Musee du Mur de l'Atlantique.

To see maps, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Calais trip itinerary planner.

Take a train from Lille to Calais in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 16°C in April, and nighttime lows around 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sun) so you can drive to Amiens.

Things to do in Calais

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors · Museums

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Calais Wine Superstore ©
Calais Wine Superstore
Le Touquet Beach ©
Le Touquet Beach
La Coupole ©
La Coupole

6
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Amiens

Amiens ©

City of Canals

Lovers of literature will adore Amiens as the hometown of author Jules Verne, along with the Somme canal linked to the Canal du Nord that runs through the town to the English Channel.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Cathedrale Notre-Dame d'Amiens and Beaumont-Hamel Newfoundland Memorial. Step out of the city life by going to Parc du Marquenterre and Golf Club du Grand Amiens. Change things up with these side-trips from Amiens: Ancre British Cemetery (in Beaumont-Hamel), Historial de la Grande Guerre - Musee de Thiepval (in Thiepval) and Thiepval Memorial (in Authuille). Next up on the itinerary: get engrossed in the history at Maison de Jules Verne, make a trip to Australian National Memorial, admire the masterpieces at Musee de Picardie, and look for gifts at Carnet de Voyages.

To find ratings, photos, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Amiens journey website.

Getting from Calais to Amiens by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train. April in Amiens sees daily highs of 18°C and lows of 6°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Sat) to allow time to drive back home.

Things to do in Amiens

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Golf

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Cathedrale Notre-Dame d'Amiens ©
Cathedrale Notre-Dame d'Amiens
Beaumont-Hamel Newfoundland Memorial ©
Beaumont-Hamel Newfoundland Memorial
Australian National Memorial ©
Australian National Memorial