45 days in France Itinerary

45 days in France Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Nice
— 9 nights
2
Saint-Tropez
— 5 nights
3
Avignon
— 5 nights
4
Carcassonne Center
— 5 nights
5
Bayeux
— 3 nights
6
Agon-Coutainville
— 5 nights
7
Paris
— 9 nights

9
nights
Nice

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.
Museum-lovers will get to explore Musee Matisse and Villa & Jardins Ephrussi de Rothschild. Relax by the water at Juan les Pins Main Beach and Plage de la Mariniere. Change things up with these side-trips from Nice: Saint-Paul de Vence (in St-Paul-de-Vence), Centre d'Art du Verre PIERINI (in Biot) and Cannes (Plage du Martinez, La Croisette, &more). There's lots more to do: take a stroll through Vieille Ville, see the interesting displays at Musée Marc Chagall, stroll through Castel Plage, and kick back and relax at Coco Beach.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Nice road trip planning website.

Karachi, Pakistan to Nice is an approximately 18.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Karachi to Nice is minus 4 hours. Expect a daytime high around °C in January, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Thu) so you can drive to Saint-Tropez.

Things to do in Nice

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Cannes, St-Jean-Cap-Ferrat, Antibes, Villefranche-sur-Mer, Saint-Paul de Vence
Highlights from your plan
Castel Plage ©
Castel Plage
Villa & Jardins Ephrussi de Rothschild ©
Villa & Jardins Ephrussi de Rothschild
Saint-Paul de Vence ©
Saint-Paul de Vence

5
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. Get a sense of the local culture at Basilique Sainte-Marie-Madeleine and Musee des Troupes de Marine. Get some historical perspective at Eglise Saint Jean-Baptiste and Notre Dame de Consolation. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Saint-Tropez: Musee des Gueules Rouges (in Tourves), Vieille Ville (in Hyeres) and Abbaye du Thoronet (in Le Thoronet). The adventure continues: kick back and relax at Plage de l'Escalet, contemplate the long history of Chartreuse de la Verne, brush up on your military savvy at Musee de la Gendarmerie et du Cinema, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Plage de Pampelonne.

To see reviews, photos, and tourist information, read Saint-Tropez trip planner.

Traveling by car from Nice to Saint-Tropez takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and ferry. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from Nice in January since evenings lows in Saint-Tropez dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Tue) so you can drive to Avignon.

Things to do in Saint-Tropez

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Grimaud, Frejus, Hyeres, Musee des Gueules Rouges, Musee Archeologique de Saint-Raphael
Highlights from your plan
Basilique Sainte-Marie-Madeleine ©
Basilique Sainte-Marie-Madeleine
Chartreuse de la Verne ©
Chartreuse de la Verne
Eglise Saint Jean-Baptiste ©
Eglise Saint Jean-Baptiste

5
nights
Avignon

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.
Musee Granet and Museum of European and Mediterranean Civilisations will appeal to museum buffs. Get some cultural insight at Palais des Papes and Wine Tours & Tastings. Explore Avignon's surroundings by going to Aix-en-Provence (Paul Cezanne’s Studio & Paroisse Cathédrale Saint Sauveur Aix-en-Provence), Arenes de Nimes (in Nimes) and Basilique Notre-Dame de la Garde (in Marseille). The adventure continues: snap pictures at Pont d'Avignon, stroll through Saintes-Maries-de-la-Mer Beach, admire the masterpieces at Carrieres des Lumieres, and enjoy the sand and surf at Plage de Piemanson.

To see maps, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Avignon trip itinerary tool.

Drive from Saint-Tropez to Avignon in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. When traveling from Saint-Tropez in January, plan for slightly colder days in Avignon, with highs around °C, while nights are about the same with lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Carcassonne Center.

Things to do in Avignon

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Aix-en-Provence, Arles, Marseille, Carrieres des Lumieres, Arenes de Nimes
Highlights from your plan
Wine Tours & Tastings
Basilique Notre-Dame de la Garde ©
Basilique Notre-Dame de la Garde
Palais des Papes ©
Palais des Papes

5
nights
Carcassonne Center

Carcassonne Center ©
Visit Cathar Castles and Carcassonne Cathedral for their historical value. Let the collections at Musee de L'Inquisition and Musee Toulouse-Lautrec capture your imagination. Change things up with these side-trips from Carcassonne Center: Albi (Cathedrale Sainte-Cecile & Les Jardins de la Berbie).

To see photos, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Carcassonne Center trip planner.

Drive from Avignon to Carcassonne Center in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °C in February, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Fri) so you can travel to Bayeux.

Things to do in Carcassonne Center

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Albi, O'Vineyards, Chateaux de Lastours
Highlights from your plan
Cathar Castles ©
Cathar Castles
Cité de Carcassonne ©
Cité de Carcassonne
O'Vineyards ©
O'Vineyards

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.
We've included these beaches for you: Deauville Beach and Plage-Baignade Yport. Do some cultural sightseeing at Omaha Beach and Abbaye Saint-Martin de Mondaye. Change things up with these side-trips from Bayeux: Falaises d'Etretat (in Etretat) and Plage de Benerville sur Mer (in Benerville-sur-Mer). There's lots more to do: see the interesting displays at Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux, stroll the grounds of Beny-sur-Mer Canadian War Cemetery, steep yourself in history at Pointe du Hoc, and admire the striking features of Cathedrale Notre-Dame.

For other places to visit, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, read Bayeux trip itinerary builder app.

You can do a combination of train and flight from Carcassonne Center to Bayeux in 6.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. In February, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Agon-Coutainville.

Things to do in Bayeux

Parks Historic Sites Beaches

Side Trips

Plage-Baignade Yport, Falaises d'Etretat, Deauville Beach, Beny-sur-Mer Canadian War Cemetery, Pointe du Hoc
Highlights from your plan
Normandy American Cemetery ©
Normandy American Cemetery
Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux ©
Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux
Omaha Beach ©
Omaha Beach

5
nights
Agon-Coutainville

Agon-Coutainville
Agon-Coutainville is a commune in the Manche department in the Normandy region in northwestern France.Personalities Berthe Dagmar (1881-1934) This is the village of radio personality Madame Leprieur. Get a sense of the local culture at Mont Saint-Michel and Fort La Latte. Visit Plage de Vauville and Baie d'Ecalgrain for some beach relaxation. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Agon-Coutainville: Cornille Havard - Fondeur de Cloches (in Villedieu-les-Poeles), Plage de Barneville. (in Barneville-Carteret) and Cap Fréhel (in Plevenon). There's much more to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Plage Saint-Martin-de-Brehal, tour the pleasant surroundings at Plage du Plat Gousset, take some stellar pictures from Pointe D'Agon, and admire the natural beauty at Musee Christian Dior.

To find reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Agon-Coutainville sightseeing planner.

Traveling by car from Bayeux to Agon-Coutainville takes 1.5 hours. In February, daytime highs in Agon-Coutainville are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Paris.

Things to do in Agon-Coutainville

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Granville, Plevenon, Cornille Havard - Fondeur de Cloches, Baie d'Ecalgrain, Plage de Barneville.
Highlights from your plan
Plage de Vauville
Plage de Vauville
Mont Saint-Michel ©
Mont Saint-Michel
Cap Fréhel ©
Cap Fréhel

9
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.
Museum-lovers will get to explore Louvre Museum and Musee Rodin. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Eiffel Tower and Montmartre. When in Paris, make a side trip to see Palace of Versailles in Versailles, approximately Versailles away. Next up on the itinerary: admire the landmark architecture of Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris, admire the masterpieces at Musee d'Orsay, browse the exhibits of Centre National d'Art et de Culture George Pompidou, and explore the different monuments and memorials at The Paris Catacombs.

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Traveling by car from Agon-Coutainville to Paris takes 4 hours. In February, daily temperatures in Paris can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Tue) early enough to 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
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Musee d'Orsay ©
Musee d'Orsay

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