60 days in France Itinerary

60 days in France Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Nice
— 7 nights
2
Castellane
— 6 nights
3
Hyeres
— 6 nights
4
Aix-en-Provence
— 6 nights
5
Sarlat-la-Caneda
— 8 nights
6
Mont-Saint-Michel
— 6 nights
7
Bayeux
— 6 nights
8
Paris
— 11 nights

7
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.
Get out of town with these interesting Nice side-trips: Antibes (Le Nomade, Plage de la Gravette, &more), Marina de Villeneuve-Loubet (in Villeneuve-Loubet) and La Verrerie de Biot (in Biot). And it doesn't end there: learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Marineland, make a trip to Promenade des Anglais, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cathedrale Saint-Nicolas a Nice, and get to know the fascinating history of Vieille Ville.

For more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, use the Nice road trip app.

Noumea, New Caledonia to Nice is an approximately 31-hour flight. The time zone changes from New Caledonia Standard Time (NCT) to Central European Standard Time (CET), which is usually a -10 hour difference. August in Nice sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Tue) so you can drive to Castellane.

Things to do in Nice

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Antibes, Cannes, Frejus, Marina de Villeneuve-Loubet, La Verrerie de Biot
Highlights from your plan
Marineland ©
Marineland
Vieille Ville ©
Vieille Ville
Colline du Chateau overlook ©
Colline du Chateau overlook

6
nights
Castellane

Castellane is a commune in the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence department in southeastern France. Change things up with these side-trips from Castellane: Sentier Planetaire (in Valberg), Lac d'Allos (in Allos) and Musee Des Tourneurs Sur Bois (in Aiguines). Next up on the itinerary: get interesting insight from Tours, make a trip to Porte Royale, get outside with Route des Cretes La Palud, and examine the collection at Musee de la Moto d'Entrevaux.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Castellane online travel route planner.

Drive from Nice to Castellane in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and taxi; or do a combination of bus and taxi. When traveling from Nice in August, plan for a bit warmer days and slightly colder nights in Castellane: temperatures range from °C by day to °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Hyeres.

Things to do in Castellane

Outdoors Tours Parks

Side Trips

Entrevaux, Starting Point Du Sentier Blanc-Martel, Sentier Planetaire, Lac d'Allos, Route des Cretes La Palud
Highlights from your plan
Adrenaline & Extreme Tours
River Rafting & Tubing
Les Gorges du Verdon ©
Les Gorges du Verdon

6
nights
Hyeres

Hyeres ©
Hyères, Provençal Occitan: Ieras in classical norm, or Iero in Mistralian norm) is a commune in the Var department in the Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur region in southeastern France.The old town lies 4km from the sea clustered around the Castle of Saint Bernard, which is set on a hill. Change things up with these side-trips from Hyeres: Bormes-Les-Mimosas (Plage de la Faviere, Plage de Cabasson, &more), Plage de Sylvabelle (in La Croix-Valmer) and Porquerolles Island (Plage Notre Dame & Plage de la Courtade). And it doesn't end there: get your game on at Speedkart, tour the pleasant surroundings at Plage d'Aiguebelle, enjoy the sand and surf at Plage de L'Argentiere, and stroll around Parc St Bernard.

For where to stay, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Hyeres visit planning tool.

Traveling by car from Castellane to Hyeres takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and train; or do a combination of bus and train. When traveling from Castellane in August, plan for slightly colder days and about the same nights in Hyeres: temperatures range from °C by day to °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sun) early enough to go by car to Aix-en-Provence.

Things to do in Hyeres

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Bormes-Les-Mimosas, Le Lavandou, La Londe Les Maures, Porquerolles Island, Sainte-Maxime
Highlights from your plan
Plage de Sylvabelle ©
Plage de Sylvabelle
Speedkart ©
Speedkart
Plage de Jean Blanc ©
Plage de Jean Blanc

6
nights
Aix-en-Provence

Aix-en-Provence ©
Aix-en-Provence is a small, classically Provençal town, famous for being home to Cézanne.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Aix-en-Provence: Chateauneuf-du-Pape (Distillerie A. Blachere & Domaine de Beaurenard), Roman Theatre of Orange (in Orange) and Palais des Papes (in Avignon). The adventure continues: take in the spiritual surroundings of Basilique Notre-Dame de la Garde, see the interesting displays at Fondation Vasarely, head outdoors with Calanque d'En-Vau, and steep yourself in history at Paroisse Cathédrale Saint Sauveur Aix-en-Provence.

For ratings, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Aix-en-Provence trip app.

You can drive from Hyeres to Aix-en-Provence in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. August in Aix-en-Provence sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Sat) early enough to drive to Sarlat-la-Caneda.

Things to do in Aix-en-Provence

Outdoors Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

La Ciotat, Cassis, Marseille, Chateauneuf-du-Pape, Basilique Sainte-Marie-Madeleine
Highlights from your plan
Distillerie A. Blachere ©
Distillerie A. Blachere
Palais des Papes ©
Palais des Papes
Basilique Notre-Dame de la Garde ©
Basilique Notre-Dame de la Garde

8
nights
Sarlat-la-Caneda

Sarlat-la-Caneda ©
Sarlat-la-Caneda is the capital of the former Périgord Noir, now referred to as the Aquitaine region that is home to a historical area consisting of impeccably preserved 14th-century buildings and sites.
Explore Sarlat-la-Caneda's surroundings by going to Brantome Police Horses & Friends (in Saint-Pancrace), Grotte de Tourtoirac (in Tourtoirac) and Le Regourdou (in Lascaux). There's still lots to do: steep yourself in history at Chateau de Castelnaud, take in nature's colorful creations at Eyrignac et ses Jardins en Dordogne, don't miss a visit to Roque Saint-Christophe Fort et Cite Troglodytiques, and relax in the rural setting at Les Noyeraies du Landers.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, read Sarlat-la-Caneda online vacation planner.

Getting from Aix-en-Provence to Sarlat-la-Caneda by car takes about 6 hours. Other options: fly; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Aix-en-Provence in August, plan for little chillier nights in Sarlat-la-Caneda, with lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Sun) early enough to travel to Mont-Saint-Michel.

Things to do in Sarlat-la-Caneda

Historic Sites Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Les Eyzies-de-Tayac-Sireuil, La Roque-Gageac, Castelnaud-la-Chapelle, The Maison Forte de Reignac, Cenac Perigord Loisirs
Highlights from your plan
Brantome Police Horses & Friends ©
Brantome Police Horses & Friends
Chateau de Castelnaud ©
Chateau de Castelnaud
Chateau des Milandes ©
Chateau des Milandes

6
nights
Mont-Saint-Michel

Mont-Saint-Michel ©
Le Mont-Saint-Michel is an island commune in Normandy, France. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Mont-Saint-Michel: Chemins de la Baie du Mont Saint-Michel (in Genets), Abbaye de Hambye (in Hambye) and Le Village Enchante (in Bellefontaine). There's still lots to do: admire the landmark architecture of Mont Saint-Michel, take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, take some stellar pictures from Pointe D'Agon, and don't miss a visit to Terrasse de l'Ouest.

To see photos, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Mont-Saint-Michel trip builder app.

You can do a combination of flight, bus, and train from Sarlat-la-Caneda to Mont-Saint-Michel in 8 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or take a train. While traveling from Sarlat-la-Caneda, expect a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Mont-Saint-Michel, ranging from highs of °C to lows of °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sat) so you can travel to Bayeux.

Things to do in Mont-Saint-Michel

Parks Outdoors Theme Parks

Side Trips

Granville, Zoo de Champrepus, Parc d'Attractions et de Loisirs, Cimetiere Militaire Americain de Saint-James, Mausolee du Mont d'Huisnes
Highlights from your plan
Mont Saint-Michel ©
Mont Saint-Michel
Chemins de la Baie du Mont Saint-Michel ©
Chemins de la Baie du Mont Saint-Michel
Cimetiere Militaire Americain de Saint-James ©

6
nights
Bayeux

Bayeux ©
Most travelers take a trip to Bayeux to see the famed tapestry depicting the legendary Norman Conquest from the 11th century.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Bayeux: Chateau Guillaume-le-Conquerant (in Falaise), Etretat (Falaises d'Etretat & Chemin des Douaniers) and Ecomusee de la Pomme et du Cidre (in Bretteville-du-Grand-Caux). There's much more to do: explore the different monuments and memorials at Normandy American Cemetery, examine the collection at Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux, learn about all things military at Memorial de Caen, and catch the contagious excitement of Hippodrome de Clairefontaine.

For where to stay, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Bayeux route planner.

Take a train from Mont-Saint-Michel to Bayeux in 4 hours. In September, daily temperatures in Bayeux can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Fri) so you can go by car to Paris.

Things to do in Bayeux

Fun & Games Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Etretat, Cabourg, Chateau Guillaume-le-Conquerant, Pegasus Memorial, Calvados Experience
Highlights from your plan
Normandy American Cemetery ©
Normandy American Cemetery
Falaises d'Etretat ©
Falaises d'Etretat
Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux ©
Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux

11
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.
Change things up with these side-trips from Paris: Palace of Versailles (in Versailles), Rouen (Musee des Beaux-Arts de Rouen, Cathedrale Notre-Dame de Rouen, &more) and Giverny (Musee des impressionnismes & Fondation Claude Monet). There's lots more to do: contemplate the long history of Eiffel Tower, walk around Luxembourg Gardens, admire the striking features of Louvre Museum, and take a stroll through Le Marais.

To find maps, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, use the Paris route planner.

You can drive from Bayeux to Paris in 3 hours. Other options are to take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. In September, daily temperatures in Paris can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Rouen, Giverny, Palace of Versailles
Highlights from your plan
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Arc de Triomphe ©
Arc de Triomphe
Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum

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