5 days in France Itinerary

5 days in France Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Saint-Jean-Pied-de-Port
— 1 day
2
Versailles
— 1 night
3
Ville de Lisieux
— Few hours
4
Bayeux
— 1 night
5
Paris
— 1 night

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day
Saint-Jean-Pied-de-Port

Saint-Jean-Pied-de-Port is a commune in the Pyrénées-Atlantiques department in south-western France close to Ostabat in the Pyrenean foothills. Kick off your visit on the 31st (Fri): relax and float downstream with a rafting and tubing tour and then take a pleasant ride with a tour on horseback.

Discover how to plan a Saint-Jean-Pied-de-Port trip in just a few steps with Inspirock's itinerary builder.

Chicago, USA to Saint-Jean-Pied-de-Port is an approximately 22-hour combination of flight and car. You'll lose 7 hours traveling from Chicago to Saint-Jean-Pied-de-Port due to the time zone difference. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Fri) so you can travel to Versailles.

Things to do in Saint-Jean-Pied-de-Port

Outdoors Tours Adventure

Side Trips

Horseback Riding Tours, River Rafting & Tubing
Highlights from your plan
River Rafting & Tubing

1
night
Versailles

Versailles ©
Renowned for its vast royal palace and gardens built by King Louis XIV, Versailles is also one of the wealthiest suburbs of Paris and home to a new cultural notability, such as a thriving artistic and musical scene.
On the 1st (Sat), admire the landmark architecture of Palace of Versailles.

To find photos, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, read Versailles online trip itinerary builder.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Saint-Jean-Pied-de-Port to Versailles. In May, daytime highs in Versailles are °F, while nighttime lows are °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Sat) to allow time to drive to Ville de Lisieux.

Things to do in Versailles

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Palace of Versailles ©
Palace of Versailles

few
hours
Ville de Lisieux

Ville de Lisieux
Lisieux is a town in Lower Normandy that is the second-most visited pilgrimage site in France (after Lourdes).
To see other places to visit, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Ville de Lisieux trip planner.

You can drive from Versailles to Ville de Lisieux in 2 hours. Other options are to take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. When traveling from Versailles in June, plan for little chillier days and about the same nights in Ville de Lisieux: temperatures range from °F by day to °F at night. On the 1st (Sat), you're off to Bayeux.

Things to do in Ville de Lisieux

Outdoors Historic Sites Tours

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night
Bayeux

Bayeux ©
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 2nd (Sun): take an in-depth tour of Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux, thenexplore the different monuments and memorials at Bayeux War Cemetery, thenexplore the different monuments and memorials at Normandy American Cemetery, and finally witness the site of a historic battle at Memorial 1st US Infantry Division Omaha Beach.

To see ratings, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Bayeux tour itinerary builder site.

Traveling by train from Ville de Lisieux to Bayeux takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In June in Bayeux, expect temperatures between °F during the day and °F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sun) early enough to drive to Paris.

Things to do in Bayeux

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Colleville-sur-Mer
Highlights from your plan
Normandy American Cemetery ©
Normandy American Cemetery
Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux ©
Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux
 Bayeux War Cemetery
Bayeux War Cemetery

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night
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.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Mon): wander the streets of Île de la Cité, don't miss a visit to Eiffel Tower, thenadmire the striking features of Arc de Triomphe, and finally explore the world behind art at Louvre Museum.

To find traveler tips, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Paris planning tool.

Getting from Bayeux to Paris by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. In June, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Mon) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Museums Nature
Highlights from your plan
Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Arc de Triomphe ©
Arc de Triomphe

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