41 days in France & Monte-Carlo Itinerary

41 days in France & Monte-Carlo Itinerary

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Paris, France
— 6 nights
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Rouen, France
— 1 night
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Etretat, France
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Rouen, France
— 1 night
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Bayeux, France
— 1 night
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Rennes, France
— 1 night
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Mont-Saint-Michel, France
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Rennes, France
— 1 night
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Bordeaux, France
— 3 nights
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Toulouse, France
— 1 night
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Aix-en-Provence, France
— 2 nights
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Cannes, France
— 3 nights
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Nice, France
— 2 nights
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Villefranche-sur-Mer, France
— 1 day
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Nice, France
— 1 night
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Eze, France
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Monte-Carlo, Monaco
— 1 day
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Nice, France
— 2 nights
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Menton, France
— 1 day
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Nice, France
— 2 nights
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Lyon, France
— 1 night
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Colmar, France
— 2 nights
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Eguisheim, France
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Colmar, France
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Strasbourg, France
— 3 nights
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Reims, France
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Paris, France
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Paris, France

— 6 nights

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.
Get out of town with these interesting Paris side-trips: Versailles (The Trianons & The Hamlet, Palace of Versailles, &more). And it doesn't end there: admire the masterpieces at Louvre Museum, steep yourself in history at Eiffel Tower, shop like a local with Champs-Elysees, and take a stroll through Le Marais.

To see more things to do, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Paris trip itinerary planner.

Dallas, USA to Paris is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 7 hours traveling from Dallas to Paris. Traveling from Dallas in June, you will find days in Paris are a bit cooler (74°F), and nights are much colder (55°F). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Rouen.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods · Shopping

Side Trip

Rouen, France

— 1 night

City of a Hundred Spires

Rouen is situated on the River Seine, about 90 minutes from Paris.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Sun): admire the landmark architecture of Eglise Sainte-Jeanne-d'Arc, make a trip to Place du Vieux-Marche, contemplate the long history of Gros-Horloge, then wander the streets of Rue du Gros-Horloge, then admire the masterpieces at Musee des Beaux-Arts de Rouen, and finally admire the striking features of Cathedrale Notre-Dame de Rouen.

To see photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Rouen trip maker website.

Traveling by car from Paris to Rouen takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Paris in June, you will find days in Rouen are a bit cooler (69°F), and nights are about the same (51°F). Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Mon) so you can go by car to Etretat.

Things to do in Rouen

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods · Shopping

Etretat, France

Etretat is a small coastal village on the Alabaster Coast in Normandy.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Mon): take some stellar pictures from Falaises d'Etretat and then don't miss a visit to Chemin des Douaniers.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, read 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 June, daytime highs in Etretat are 66°F, while nighttime lows are 54°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Mon) so you can go by car to Rouen.

Things to do in Etretat

Nature · Parks

Rouen, France

— 1 night

City of a Hundred Spires

Start off your visit on the 14th (Mon): admire the striking features of Palais de Justice.

To see maps, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Rouen tour itinerary maker site.

Traveling by car from Etretat to Rouen takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Bayeux.

Things to do in Rouen

Historic Sites

Bayeux, France

— 1 night
Most travelers take a trip to Bayeux to see the famed tapestry depicting the legendary Norman Conquest from the 11th century.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Tue): don't miss a visit to Atelier Galerie Ludovic Grand-Guillot, admire the striking features of Cathedrale Notre-Dame, explore the different monuments and memorials at Bayeux War Cemetery, then admire the masterpieces at Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux, and finally take in the history at Omaha Beach.

To find photos, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Bayeux trip itinerary tool.

Getting from Rouen to Bayeux by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In June in Bayeux, expect temperatures between 69°F during the day and 51°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Rennes.

Things to do in Bayeux

Historic Sites · Museums · Beaches · Parks

Side Trip

Rennes, France

— 1 night
Many tour guides skip Rennes, a "City of Art and History," but that doesn't mean you should.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Wed): stroll around Parc des Gayeulles, walk around Parc du Thabor, get a sense of history and politics at Parlement de Bretagne, then don't miss a visit to Centre Historique de Rennes, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedrale Saint-Pierre, and finally make a trip to Portes Mordelaises.

To find reviews, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Rennes travel tool.

You can drive from Bayeux to Rennes in 2 hours. Another option is to take a train. Expect a daytime high around 72°F in June, and nighttime lows around 53°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Thu) so you can go by car to Mont-Saint-Michel.

Things to do in Rennes

Parks · Historic Sites

Mont-Saint-Michel, France

Le Mont-Saint-Michel is an island commune in Normandy, France. On the 17th (Thu), make a trip to La Poste, Mont-Saint-Michel, then pause for some serene contemplation at Église Saint-Pierre - Le Mont-Saint-Michel, and then admire the striking features of Mont Saint-Michel.

To see ratings, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Mont-Saint-Michel vacation planner.

You can drive from Rennes to Mont-Saint-Michel in 1.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and taxi; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 68°F in June, and nighttime lows around 53°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Thu) early enough to drive to Rennes.

Things to do in Mont-Saint-Michel

Historic Sites

Rennes, France

— 1 night
On the 17th (Thu), make a trip to Place des Lices.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Rennes trip itinerary builder tool.

Traveling by car from Mont-Saint-Michel to Rennes takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and train; or take a bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Fri) so you can go by car to Bordeaux.

Bordeaux, France

— 3 nights

The Port of the Moon

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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Bordeaux: La Grande Dune du Pilat (in Pyla-sur-Mer), Chateau de Reignac (in Saint-Loubes) and Chateau Paloumey (in Ludon-Medoc). Next up on the itinerary: appreciate the extensive heritage of Place de la Bourse, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilique Saint-Michel, admire the striking features of Tour Pey-Berland, and make a trip to The Water Mirror.

For ratings, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Bordeaux day trip planning site.

Traveling by car from Rennes to Bordeaux takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In June, daytime highs in Bordeaux are 77°F, while nighttime lows are 58°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Mon) to allow time to drive to Toulouse.

Things to do in Bordeaux

Nature · Parks · Historic Sites · Wineries

Side Trips

Toulouse, France

— 1 night

La Ville Rose (Pink City)

On the Garonne River, Toulouse is on the site of an ancient Roman settlement, and even today, many of the smaller streets follow their Roman counterparts, while many of the red brick buildings are built in a pseudo-Roman style.
Start off your visit on the 21st (Mon): make a trip to Le Capitole, admire the masterpieces at Musee des Augustins, admire the natural beauty at Jardin Japonais, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Basilique Saint-Sernin, and finally get a sense of history and politics at Theatre du Capitole.

To see traveler tips, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Toulouse online tour planner.

Traveling by car from Bordeaux to Toulouse takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In June, daytime highs in Toulouse are 79°F, while nighttime lows are 60°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Tue) early enough to travel to Aix-en-Provence.

Things to do in Toulouse

Parks · Nightlife · Museums · Historic Sites

Aix-en-Provence, France

— 2 nights

City of a Thousand Fountains

Aix-en-Provence is a small, classically Provençal town, famous for being home to Cézanne.
On the 22nd (Tue), browse the exhibits of Paul Cezanne’s Studio, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathédrale La Major, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Basilique Notre-Dame de la Garde, and finally take a stroll through The Panier. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 23rd (Wed): take a stroll through Cours Mirabeau, examine the collection at Musee Granet, then admire the masterpieces at Hotel de Caumont - Art Centre, and finally look for gifts at Le Moulin du Cacao.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Aix-en-Provence trip maker website.

You can fly from Toulouse to Aix-en-Provence in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. In June, daytime highs in Aix-en-Provence are 82°F, while nighttime lows are 62°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 24th (Thu) to allow time for the car ride to Cannes.

Things to do in Aix-en-Provence

Museums · Neighborhoods · Historic Sites · Shopping

Side Trip

Cannes, France

— 3 nights

Festival City

Although its luxury shops, nightlife, casinos, and high-end restaurants give Cannes a feeling of exclusivity, this classic French Riviera city has alternatives to suit every budget.
When in Cannes, make a side trip to see Massif de l'Esterel in Agay, approximately Agay away. There's much more to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at Lérins Islands, pause for some photo ops at Monuments aux Morts, admire the masterpieces at Musee Picasso, and wander the streets of Le Suquet.

For more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, read our Cannes online driving holiday planner.

You can drive from Aix-en-Provence to Cannes in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Expect a daytime high around 78°F in June, and nighttime lows around 61°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sun) so you can drive to Nice.

Things to do in Cannes

Historic Sites · Nature · Parks · Museums

Side Trips

Nice, France

— 2 nights

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.
On the 27th (Sun), steep yourself in history at Palais Lascaris, make a trip to Place Massena, then take some stellar pictures from Colline du Chateau overlook, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Vieille Ville. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 28th (Mon): stroll the grounds of Cimetiere du Chateau, then browse the eclectic array of goods at Marche aux Fleurs Cours Saleya, then don't miss a visit to Promenade des Anglais, and finally examine the collection at Musee Matisse.

For traveler tips, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, read Nice journey planner.

Getting from Cannes to Nice by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 76°F in June, and nighttime lows around 66°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Villefranche-sur-Mer.

Things to do in Nice

Museums · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Shopping

Villefranche-sur-Mer, France

— 1 day
Villefranche-sur-Mer is a commune in the Alpes-Maritimes department in the Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur region on the French Riviera.GeographyVillefranche-sur-Mer adjoins the city of Nice to the east along Mont Boron, Mont Alban and Mont Vinaigrier, and 10km south west of Monaco. On the 29th (Tue), appreciate the extensive heritage of Old Harbor (La Darse), steep yourself in history at Villa & Jardins Ephrussi de Rothschild, then kick back and relax at Paloma Beach, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Eglise.

For ratings, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Villefranche-sur-Mer trip itinerary maker.

Villefranche-sur-Mer is just a stone's throw from Nice. In June, plan for daily highs up to 76°F, and evening lows to 65°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Tue) early enough to drive to Nice.

Things to do in Villefranche-sur-Mer

Historic Sites · Parks · Museums · Beaches

Side Trip

Nice, France

— 1 night

Nissa la Bella (Nice the Beautiful)

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Nice trip planner.

Nice is just a short distance from Villefranche-sur-Mer. On the 30th (Wed), you'll travel to Eze.

Things to do in Nice

Outdoors · Tours · Parks · Nightlife

Eze, France

Hillside villages along the Mediterranean coast don't come more picturesque than Eze, attracting vacationers with its perfectly preserved medieval streets, colorful botanical gardens, and sweeping sea views.
Start off your visit on the 30th (Wed): admire the natural beauty at Le Jardin Exotique d'Eze.

To see traveler tips, maps, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Eze travel route builder website.

Eze is just a stone's throw from Nice. Expect a daytime high around 76°F in June, and nighttime lows around 65°F. You'll have a few hours on the 30th (Wed) to wrap things up before traveling to Monte-Carlo.

Things to do in Eze

Parks
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Monte-Carlo, Monaco

— 1 day
Located at the base of the Alps along the French Riviera, the upscale city of Monte Carlo boasts a famous casino.
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Wed): admire the natural beauty at Japanese Gardens and then try your luck at Casino of Monte-Carlo.

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

Monte-Carlo is very close to Eze. Expect a daytime high around 76°F in June, and nighttime lows around 66°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Wed) so you can drive to Nice.

Things to do in Monte-Carlo

Fun & Games · Casinos · Parks

Nice, France

— 2 nights

Nissa la Bella (Nice the Beautiful)

Start off your visit on the 1st (Thu): see the interesting displays at Musée Marc Chagall, then indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedrale Sainte-Reparate.

To find more things to do, maps, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Nice day trip planner.

Nice is very close to Monte-Carlo. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Fri) early enough to go by car to Menton.

Things to do in Nice

Tours · Museums · Historic Sites

Menton, France

— 1 day

Pearl of France

Known for its own microclimate that is generally milder than the rest of the French Riviera, Menton is located very close to the border with Italy, whose influence is visible in the architecture and customs of the city.
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Fri): stroll the grounds of Cemetery of the Old Chateau, then contemplate the long history of Basilica St. Michel, then admire the masterpieces at Jean Cocteau Museum Collection Severin Wunderman, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Promenade Le Corbusier.

To find reviews, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Menton sightseeing app.

Drive from Nice to Menton in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In July, daytime highs in Menton are 81°F, while nighttime lows are 69°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Fri) early enough to go by car to Nice.

Things to do in Menton

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trip

Nice, France

— 2 nights

Nissa la Bella (Nice the Beautiful)

Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Sat): learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Marineland.

To see traveler tips, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Nice trip site.

You can drive from Menton to Nice in an hour. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Lyon.

Things to do in Nice

Zoos & Aquariums · Parks

Side Trip

Highlights from your trip

Lyon, France

— 1 night

Culinary Capital of France

Lyon is a historical city with a vibrant cultural scene as the birthplace of cinema, the silk capital of the globe, and the second biggest Renaissance city following Venice.
On the 4th (Sun), walk around Parc de la Tete d'Or, then stop by La Chope de Lug, and then admire the striking features of Basilique Notre Dame de Fourviere.

To find maps, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Lyon vacation planning site.

You can fly from Nice to Lyon in 3.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. Traveling from Nice in July, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Lyon, with lows of 63°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Mon) early enough to travel to Colmar.

Things to do in Lyon

Parks · Historic Sites · Shopping

Colmar, France

— 2 nights

Little Venice

Situated along the Alsatian Wine Route, Colmar is renowned for its German and French culture, well-preserved old town, numerous architectural landmarks, and its museums.
Start off your visit on the 5th (Mon): wander the streets of Little Venice, then admire the striking features of Maison Schongauer, then admire the landmark architecture of Maison Pfister, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Eglise St-Martin. On the 6th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: see the interesting displays at Musee du Jouet, then make a trip to Statue of Liberty, and then make a trip to Old Town.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Colmar trip itinerary maker site.

Getting from Lyon to Colmar by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: take a train; or drive. In July, Colmar is slightly colder than Lyon - with highs of 79°F and lows of 57°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Eguisheim.

Things to do in Colmar

Neighborhoods · Museums · Historic Sites

Eguisheim, France

Eguisheim is a commune in the Haut-Rhin department in Grand Est in north-eastern France.Eguisheim produces Alsace wine of high quality. Start off your visit on the 7th (Wed): step into the grandiose world of Chapelle Saint-Leon IX, ponder the design of Saint-Leon Fountain, and then don't miss a visit to Vieille ville d'Eguisheim.

For reviews, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Eguisheim trip planner.

Eguisheim is very close to Colmar. July in Eguisheim sees daily highs of 78°F and lows of 57°F at night. On the 7th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Colmar.

Things to do in Eguisheim

Historic Sites

Colmar, France

Little Venice

Kick off your visit on the 7th (Wed): take an in-depth tour of Musée d'Unterlinden, then admire the striking features of Koifhus (Old Custom House), and then explore the world behind art at Musee Bartholdi.

To see maps, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Colmar trip planner.

Colmar is just a stone's throw from Eguisheim. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Strasbourg.

Things to do in Colmar

Museums · Historic Sites

Strasbourg, France

— 3 nights

Crossroads of Europe

Strasbourg is famous for its beautiful historical center, the Grande Île, which was the first city center classified entirely as a World Heritage Site by UNESCO. Strasbourg is one of the nine largest cities in France with nearly half a million inhabitants in the metropolitan area crossing the river to the German city of Kehl, on the eastern bank of the Rhine River.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Thu): get engrossed in the history at Alsatian Museum, get to know the fascinating history of Centre-ville de Strasbourg, then visit La Petite France, then make a trip to Barrage Vauban, and finally make a trip to Gare de Strasbourg. On the 9th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: examine the collection at Palais de Rohan, then ponder the world of politics at European Parliament Strasbourg, then stroll around Parc de l'Orangerie, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedrale Notre Dame de Strasbourg.

For other places to visit, maps, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Strasbourg online road trip planner.

You can drive from Colmar to Strasbourg in an hour. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. In July in Strasbourg, expect temperatures between 82°F during the day and 60°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Sat) early enough to travel to Reims.

Things to do in Strasbourg

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Neighborhoods

Reims, France

— 4 nights

City of Kings

Reims is home to Champagne--the most celebrated and celebratory wine in the world.
Venture out of the city with trips to Nigloland, Parc D'Attractions & Hotel (in Dolancourt) and Epernay (Moet et Chandon & Paul-Etienne Saint Germain). The adventure continues: admire the striking features of Cathedrale Notre-Dame de Reims, contemplate the long history of Palais du Tau, learn about winemaking at Champagne Taittinger, and indulge your senses at some of the top wineries in the area.

For reviews, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Reims itinerary builder tool.

Traveling by train from Strasbourg to Reims takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Strasbourg in July, plan for little chillier nights in Reims, with lows around 55°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 14th (Wed) to allow enough time to take a train to Paris.

Things to do in Reims

Wineries · Tours · Theme Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Paris, France

— 2 nights

City of Light

Start off your visit on the 14th (Wed): let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour and then take a stroll through Place de la Bastille. Here are some ideas for day two: examine the collection at Musee de l'Orangerie, explore the world behind art at Centre National d'Art et de Culture George Pompidou, and then get the lay of the land with Walking tours.

To find more things to do, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Paris day trip site.

Traveling by train from Reims to Paris takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. On the 16th (Fri), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Paris

Tours · Museums · Neighborhoods · Historic Sites

France travel guide

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Architectural Buildings · Art Museums · Landmarks
France has been the world's most popular tourist destination for decades, and geographically, it is one of the most diverse countries in Europe. Its cities are holiday hot spots and contain some of the greatest treasures in Europe, its countryside is prosperous and well tended, and it boasts dozens of major tourist attractions, like Paris, the French Riviera, the Atlantic beaches, the winter sport resorts of the French Alps, as well as the castles of the Loire Valley, Brittany, and Normandy. The country is renowned for its gastronomy, particularly wines and cheeses, as well as its history, culture, and fashion industry.

You'll find that the French people are very polite and may react coldly to you if you forget this. You might be surprised as you're greeted by other customers and the proprieter when you walk into a restaurant or a shop. Be sure to take your sightseeing off the beaten path in France. Besides the famous Eiffel Tower and the chic resorts of the Côte d'Azur (French Riviera) you'll find many places to visit in the form of museums filled with fine art, crafts, and archaeological relics, wonderful medieval villages and castles, diverse national parks, and local shopping direct from artisans themselves.

Whether you're touring the Christmas Markets or going skiing during winter, viewing the springtime influx of color in Provence, sunbathing on the Mediterranean coast in the summer, or watching the fall foliage against the backdrop of the châteaux in the Loire Valley, you're sure to find just the right place to be. Spring is a time when the tourist attractions are just starting to expand their hours, but it may still be cold in the mountainous regions and the north. Summer is the busiest time in France with the longest hours for many museums and attractions, but it's often when you will experience the most crowds. Winter in France is filled with winter carnivals, Christmas Markets, and of course, skiing. Fall is a time to celebrate the release of Beaujolais nouveau wine in November, as well as experience Nuit Blanche, a day in October when major attractions, museums, galleries, parks, and swimming pools remain open all night.