6 days in France Itinerary

6 days in France Itinerary

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Quimper
— Few hours
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Nantes
— Few hours
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La Rochelle
— 1 night
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Bordeaux
— 1 night
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Limoges
— Few hours
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Poitiers
— 1 night
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Tours
— 1 night
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Le Mans City
— Few hours
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Mayenne
— 1 night
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Rouen
— Few hours

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Quimper

Quimper ©
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Sun): pause for some serene contemplation at Eglise Saint Mathieu and then admire the landmark architecture of Saint Corentin Cathedral.

For other places to visit, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, read Quimper tour builder.

Roscoff to Quimper is an approximately 1.5-hour car ride. You can also take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 24°C in July, and nighttime lows around 15°C. On the 19th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Nantes.

Things to do in Quimper

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Saint Corentin Cathedral ©
Saint Corentin Cathedral
Eglise Saint Mathieu ©
Eglise Saint Mathieu

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Nantes

Nantes ©
Regarded as an art and history city, Nantes is called the Venice of the West.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Sun): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Eglise Notre-Dame-de-Bon-Port and then see the interesting displays at Les Machines de L'ile.

To see more things to do and tourist information, read our Nantes trip planner.

You can drive from Quimper to Nantes in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Quimper in July, you will find days in Nantes are a bit warmer (30°C), and nights are about the same (17°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sun) so you can drive to La Rochelle.

Things to do in Nantes

Museums · Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Les Machines de L'ile ©
Les Machines de L'ile

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La Rochelle

La Rochelle
Driving on the narrow streets can be difficult in La Rochelle so walking or biking will give you the best view of the pale stone buildings that give the Vieux Port, or old port, a distinctly Mediterranean quality.
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Getting from Nantes to La Rochelle by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. In July in La Rochelle, expect temperatures between 28°C during the day and 19°C at night. You'll set off for Bordeaux on the 20th (Mon).

Things to do in La Rochelle

Outdoors · Tours · Parks

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Bordeaux

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.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Mon): make a trip to Place Parlement, then don't miss a visit to The Water Mirror, then make a trip to Place de la Bourse, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Andre Cathedral.

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Drive from La Rochelle to Bordeaux in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In July, daily temperatures in Bordeaux can reach 31°C, while at night they dip to 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Tue) to allow time to drive to Limoges.

Things to do in Bordeaux

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Place de la Bourse ©
Place de la Bourse
The Water Mirror ©
The Water Mirror
St. Andre Cathedral ©
St. Andre Cathedral

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Limoges

Limoges ©
Known for its medieval enamels on copper (Limoges enamels), its 19th-century porcelain (Limoges porcelain), and for its oak barrels used for Cognac production, Limoges has a creative flair with historic significance.
Start off your visit on the 21st (Tue): steep yourself in history at Eglise Saint Pierre du Queyroix and then admire the landmark architecture of Gare de Limoges.

For maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Limoges trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Bordeaux to Limoges takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. When traveling from Bordeaux in July, plan for a bit cooler days in Limoges, with highs around 27°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 17°C. On the 21st (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Poitiers.

Things to do in Limoges

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Eglise Saint Pierre du Queyroix ©
Eglise Saint Pierre du Queyroix
Gare de Limoges ©
Gare de Limoges

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Poitiers

Poitiers ©
Poitiers is a city on the Clain river in west-central France. Start off your visit on the 21st (Tue): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cathedrale Saint-Pierre and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of Notre Dame la Grande.

For ratings, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Poitiers trip planner.

Getting from Limoges to Poitiers by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 29°C, and evening lows to 16°C. On the 22nd (Wed), you're off to Tours.

Things to do in Poitiers

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Church of Notre Dame la Grande ©
Church of Notre Dame la Grande

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Tours

Tours ©
Famous for its original medieval district, Tours is famous for its cafes that serve regional wines and interesting architectural bridges crossing the river Loire.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Wed): take in nature's colorful creations at Chateau de Villandry, then take in the pleasant sights at Place Plumereau, and then admire the striking features of Cathedrale Saint-Gatien.

For where to stay, photos, maps, and more tourist information, read our Tours trip planner.

Traveling by train from Poitiers to Tours takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 29°C, and evening lows to 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Thu) early enough to drive to Le Mans City.

Things to do in Tours

Historic Sites · Parks

Side Trip

Chateau de Villandry
Highlights from your plan
Cathedrale Saint-Gatien ©
Cathedrale Saint-Gatien
Chateau de Villandry ©
Chateau de Villandry

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Le Mans City

Le Mans City ©
Located on the Sarthe River, Le Mans has beautiful gothic cultural reminders of the past with a gloriously restored old city made popular as the backdrop for movie production.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Thu): get engrossed in the history at 24 Hours of Le Mans Museum.

To see reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Le Mans City online attractions planner.

You can drive from Tours to Le Mans City in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 29°C, and evening lows to 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 23rd (Thu) to allow time for the car ride to Mayenne.

Things to do in Le Mans City

Museums
Highlights from your plan
24 Hours of Le Mans Museum ©
24 Hours of Le Mans Museum

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Mayenne

Mayenne ©
On the 23rd (Thu), see the interesting displays at Memorial des Deportes de la Mayenne and then examine the collection at Musee du Chateau de Mayenne.

For where to stay, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Mayenne online road trip planner.

Drive from Le Mans City to Mayenne in 1.5 hours. In July, daily temperatures in Mayenne can reach 30°C, while at night they dip to 17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Fri) early enough to travel to Rouen.

Things to do in Mayenne

Museums
Highlights from your plan
Musee du Chateau de Mayenne ©
Musee du Chateau de Mayenne
Memorial des Deportes de la Mayenne ©
Memorial des Deportes de la Mayenne

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Rouen

Rouen ©
Rouen is situated on the River Seine, about 90 minutes from Paris.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Fri): get a taste of the local shopping with Rue du Gros-Horloge and then pause for some photo ops at Gros-Horloge.

To see maps, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Rouen trip itinerary planning website.

You can drive from Mayenne to Rouen in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. While traveling from Mayenne, expect a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Rouen, ranging from highs of 26°C to lows of 15°C. You will have some time to spend on the 24th (Fri) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Rouen

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Gros-Horloge ©
Gros-Horloge
Rue du Gros-Horloge ©
Rue du Gros-Horloge

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