32 days in France, South Holland Province & Emilia-Romagna Itinerary

32 days in France, South Holland Province & Emilia-Romagna Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
The Hague, The Netherlands
— 5 nights
2
Ravenna, Italy
— 2 nights
3
Bologna, Italy
— 4 nights
4
Bordeaux, France
— 4 nights
5
Cambo les Bains, France
— 4 nights
6
Castelnaud-la-Chapelle, France
— 4 nights
7
Perigueux, France
— 3 nights
8
Perros-Guirec, France
— 3 nights

5
nights
The Hague, The Netherlands

The Hague ©
Known as the "judicial capital of the world," The Hague is the center for everything official in the Netherlands: the home of the Dutch government and parliament, the workplace of the King and Queen, and the base of many international affairs such as the International Court of Justice and the International Criminal Court.
Popular historic sites such as Madurodam and Nieuwe Kerk are in your itinerary. The Mauritshuis Royal Picture Gallery and Old Church are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Get out of town with these interesting The Hague side-trips: Haarlem (The Corrie ten Boom House, Stadhuis Haarlem, &more). There's lots more to do: see the interesting displays at Louwman Museum The Hague, brush up on your military savvy at Widerstandsnest 67 HL, Stichting Atlantikwall Musuem Scheveningen, take an in-depth tour of Prison Gate Museum, and don't miss a visit to Panorama Mesdag.

To see other places to visit, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the The Hague holiday site.

Waregem, Belgium to The Hague is an approximately 2.5-hour car ride. On the 6th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Ravenna.

Things to do in The Hague

Museums Historic Sites Theme Parks

Side Trips

Haarlem, Delft, Rotterdam Centraal Station
Highlights from your plan
The Mauritshuis Royal Picture Gallery ©
The Mauritshuis Royal Picture Gallery
Frans Hals Museum ©
Frans Hals Museum
Grote Markt ©
Grote Markt

2
nights
Ravenna, Italy

Ravenna ©
Famous for its wealth of original mosaics, Ravenna is a hub of artistic and cultural heritage.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Mon): make a trip to Mausoleo di Galla Placidia, steep yourself in history at Basilica San Vitale, examine the collection at Domus dei Tappeti di Pietra, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Battistero Neoniano (Battistero degli Ortodossi), thensee the interesting displays at Archiepiscopal Museum, and finally steep yourself in history at Basilica di Sant'Apollinare Nuovo. On the 8th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the spiritual surroundings of Basilica di Sant'Apollinare in Classe, see the interesting displays at Musei San Domenico, thenstroll the grounds of Indian Army War Cemetery, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica di San Francesco, Ravenna, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Battistero degli Ariani.

To see maps and tourist information, use the Ravenna journey website.

Traveling by flight from The Hague to Ravenna takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In September in Ravenna, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Tue) so you can go by car to Bologna.

Things to do in Ravenna

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Forli, Basilica di Sant'Apollinare in Classe
Highlights from your plan
Basilica San Vitale ©
Basilica San Vitale
Basilica di Sant'Apollinare in Classe ©
Basilica di Sant'Apollinare in Classe
Basilica di Sant'Apollinare Nuovo ©
Basilica di Sant'Apollinare Nuovo

4
nights
Bologna, Italy

Bologna ©
A city famous for its cuisine, Bologna is the seat of the oldest university in the world, founded in 1088.
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore and Piazzale Michelangelo are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Get some historical perspective at The Baptistery of St. John and Basilica - Santuario di Santo Stefano. Get out of town with these interesting Bologna side-trips: Florence (Museo di San Marco, Oratorio della Madonna della Querce, &more). And it doesn't end there: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica di San Petronio, take an in-depth tour of Museo Civico Medievale, make a trip to Le Due Torri Torre degli Asinell, and get to know the fascinating history of Strada Maggiore.

For where to stay, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Bologna online trip maker.

Drive from Ravenna to Bologna in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In September in Bologna, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Sat) early enough to travel to Bordeaux.

Things to do in Bologna

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Florence
Highlights from your plan
Florence Academy of Fine Arts ©
Florence Academy of Fine Arts
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore
The Baptistery of St. John ©
The Baptistery of St. John

4
nights
Bordeaux, France

Bordeaux ©
With a long history of producing regional wines since the Romans brought grapevines here during the first century, so many people consider Bordeaux to be the wine capital of the world.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Place de la Bourse and Association Hermione-La Fayette. Appreciate the collections at La Cite du Vin and Musee National de la Marine. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Bordeaux: La Rochelle (La Rochelle Croisiere Haka, Vieux Port, &more), Réserve Ornithologique du Teich (in Le Teich) and Musee Hebre (in Rochefort). There's lots more to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Andre Cathedral, look for gifts at Chocolaterie Bordeaux Maison Darricau depuis 1915, and make a trip to The Water Mirror.

To find more things to do, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Bordeaux online trip planner.

Fly from Bologna to Bordeaux in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In September, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Cambo les Bains.

Things to do in Bordeaux

Museums Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

La Rochelle, Rochefort, Réserve Ornithologique du Teich
Highlights from your plan
Place de la Bourse ©
Place de la Bourse
Association Hermione-La Fayette ©
Association Hermione-La Fayette
St. Andre Cathedral ©
St. Andre Cathedral

4
nights
Cambo les Bains, France

Cambo les Bains ©
Cambo-les-Bains is a town in the traditional Basque province of Labourd, now in the Pyrénées-Atlantiques department in south-western France on the south-western bank of the river Nive.PeopleIn 1900, Edmond Rostand, writer of the play Cyrano de Bergerac, came to Cambo-les-Bains because of his pulmonary disease. Get a sense of the local culture at Villa Arnaga and Chapelle Notre-Dame-des-Sources.. Banaka and Chocolaterie-Musee Puyodebat will appeal to museum buffs. Get out of town with these interesting Cambo les Bains side-trips: Eglise Notre-Dame (in Esterencuby), Chateau d'Olce (in Iholdy) and Eglise Saint-Pierre d'Usakoa (Saint-Jean-le-Vieux) (in Saint-Jean-le-Vieux). Next up on the itinerary: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Chapelle aux Icones., contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Abbaye Notre-Dame-de-Belloc., step into the grandiose world of Château de Mauléon, and make a trip to Notre Dame de l'Assomption.

To find ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Cambo les Bains vacation website.

You can drive from Bordeaux to Cambo les Bains in 2 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. In September in Cambo les Bains, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Castelnaud-la-Chapelle.

Things to do in Cambo les Bains

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trips

Mauleon-Licharre, La Bastide Clairence, Eglise St Fructueux, Chateau d'Olce, Eglise Notre-Dame-de-l'Assomption
Highlights from your plan
Château de Mauléon ©
Château de Mauléon
Villa Arnaga ©
Villa Arnaga
Chateau de Maytie d'Andurain ©
Chateau de Maytie d'Andurain

4
nights
Castelnaud-la-Chapelle, France

Castelnaud-la-Chapelle ©
Popular historic sites such as Chateau de Castelnaud and Chateau des Milandes are in your itinerary. Musee du Patrimoine Agricole et Automobile de Salviac and L'Oustal du Perigord will appeal to museum buffs. Venture out of the city with trips to Cloitre de Cadouin (in Cadouin) and Moulin de la Rouzique (in Couze-et-Saint-Front).

To see more things to do, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Castelnaud-la-Chapelle trip maker.

Traveling by car from Cambo les Bains to Castelnaud-la-Chapelle takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and taxi; or fly. Traveling from Cambo les Bains in September, expect a bit cooler with lows of °C in Castelnaud-la-Chapelle. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Thu) early enough to drive to Perigueux.

Things to do in Castelnaud-la-Chapelle

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Chateau de Beynac, Cloitre de Cadouin, Le Jardin de Planbuisson, Moulin de la Rouzique, Musee du Patrimoine Agricole et Automobile de Salviac
Highlights from your plan
Chateau de Castelnaud ©
Chateau de Castelnaud
Chateau des Milandes ©
Chateau des Milandes
Chateau de Beynac ©
Chateau de Beynac

3
nights
Perigueux, France

Perigueux ©
Périgueux is a commune in the Dordogne department in Nouvelle-Aquitaine in southwestern France.Périgueux is the prefecture of the départment. Your inner history buff will appreciate Cathedrale St-Front and Chateau Belingard. Let the collections at Oradour-sur-Glane and Vesunna capture your imagination. Venture out of the city with trips to Chateau de Hautefort (in Hautefort), Centre de la Memoire (in Oradour-sur-Glane) and Eglise Collegiale Saint-Junien (in Saint Junien). There's still lots to do: explore the landscape on two wheels at Voie Verte des Berges de l'Isle, see the interesting displays at Musee Militaire du Perigord, admire the landmark architecture of Tour Mataguerre, and get engrossed in the history at Musee d’Art et d’Archeologie du Perigord.

For maps and tourist information, read Perigueux itinerary builder website.

Drive from Castelnaud-la-Chapelle to Perigueux in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and train; or do a combination of taxi and bus. In September in Perigueux, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sun) so you can drive to Perros-Guirec.

Things to do in Perigueux

Historic Sites Museums Outdoors

Side Trips

Oradour-sur-Glane, Chateau de Bridoire, Chateau Belingard, Chateau de Hautefort, Chateau de Monbazillac
Highlights from your plan
Cathedrale St-Front ©
Cathedrale St-Front
Oradour-sur-Glane ©
Oradour-sur-Glane
Chateau de Monbazillac ©
Chateau de Monbazillac

3
nights
Perros-Guirec, France

Perros-Guirec ©
Perros-Guirec is a popular seaside resort with beaches and opportunities for water and beach sports.
Get some historical perspective at Grand Site Naturel de Ploumanac'h and Notre Dame de la Clarte. Get a sense of the local culture at Ploumanac'h LIghthouse and Fort La Latte. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Perros-Guirec: Le Phare du Petit Minou (in Plouzane), Plougonvelin (Phare Saint-Mathieu & Musee Memoires 39-45) and Saint-Mathieu (Chapelle Notre Dame de Grace & Abbaye Saint-Mathieu de Fine-Terre). There's still lots to do: look for all kinds of wild species at Reserve Naturelle des Sept Iles, make a trip to Cap Fréhel, learn about all things military at Musee de l'Histoire et des Traditions de Bretagne, and stroll around Kito Sculptures.

To see where to stay and more tourist information, you can read our Perros-Guirec trip planner.

Traveling by car from Perigueux to Perros-Guirec takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a train. While traveling from Perigueux, expect a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Perros-Guirec, ranging from highs of °C to lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Perros-Guirec

Historic Sites Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Plougonvelin, Plevenon, Plage du Moulin, Ploumanac'h LIghthouse, Kito Sculptures
Highlights from your plan
Musee Memoires 39-45 ©
Musee Memoires 39-45
Ploumanac'h LIghthouse ©
Ploumanac'h LIghthouse
Grand Site Naturel de Ploumanac'h ©
Grand Site Naturel de Ploumanac'h

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