5 days in France & Monaco Itinerary

5 days in France & Monaco Itinerary

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5 days in France & Monaco Itinerary

Start: Toronto, Canada
ferry + Fly:  12​h 30​min
1
Cannes, France
— 1 day
Drive:  1​h 30​min
2
Saint-Tropez, France
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 45​min
3
Monte-Carlo, Monaco
— 1 night
Drive:  30​min
4
Nice, France
— 1 night
Fly:  12​h 30​min
End: Toronto, Canada


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day
Cannes, France

Cannes ©
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.
On the 4th (Fri), make a trip to Le Nomade and then wander the streets of La Croisette.

For more things to do, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Cannes visit planner.

Toronto, Canada to Cannes is an approximately 12.5-hour combination of ferry and flight. You can also fly; or do a combination of ferry, flight, and train. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Central European Time (CET) is 6 hours. When traveling from Toronto in September, plan for a bit warmer days in Cannes, with highs around 30°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 18°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Fri) so you can drive to Saint-Tropez.

Things to do in Cannes

Shopping Neighborhoods Historic Sites

Side Trip

Le Nomade
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La Croisette ©
La Croisette
Le Nomade ©
Le Nomade

1
night
Saint-Tropez, France

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. Start off your visit on the 5th (Sat): kick back and relax at Plage de Sylvabelle, take in nature's colorful creations at Les Murs Vegetaux, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Plage de Guerrevieille.

To find photos, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Saint-Tropez vacation tool .

Drive from Cannes to Saint-Tropez in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus. September in Saint-Tropez sees daily highs of 32°C and lows of 16°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Monte-Carlo.

Things to do in Saint-Tropez

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Plage de Sylvabelle, Plage de Guerrevieille
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Plage de Sylvabelle ©
Plage de Sylvabelle
Les Murs Vegetaux ©
Les Murs Vegetaux

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night
Monte-Carlo, Monaco

Monte-Carlo ©
Located at the base of the Alps along the French Riviera, the upscale city of Monte Carlo boasts a famous casino.
On the 6th (Sun), Head underground at Jardin Exotique de Monaco, then explore the historical opulence of Prince's Palace, and then try to win big at Casino of Monte-Carlo.

To find other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, use the Monte-Carlo road trip planner.

Drive from Saint-Tropez to Monte-Carlo in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of ferry and train. While traveling from Saint-Tropez, expect slightly colder days and a bit warmer nights in Monte-Carlo, ranging from highs of 28°C to lows of 21°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sun) so you can catch the train to Nice.

Things to do in Monte-Carlo

Casinos Fun & Games Historic Sites

Side Trips

Jardin Exotique de Monaco, Prince's Palace
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Casino of Monte-Carlo ©
Casino of Monte-Carlo
Prince's Palace ©
Prince's Palace
Jardin Exotique de Monaco ©
Jardin Exotique de Monaco

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Nice, France

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.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Mon): wander the streets of Vieille Ville, then take some stellar pictures from Colline du Chateau overlook, and then don't miss a visit to Place Massena.

For traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, use the Nice trip itinerary app .

Nice is very close to Monte-Carlo. In September, daily temperatures in Nice can reach 28°C, while at night they dip to 21°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Nice

Neighborhoods Historic Sites
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Vieille Ville ©
Vieille Ville
Colline du Chateau overlook ©
Colline du Chateau overlook
Place Massena ©
Place Massena

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