60 days in France Itinerary

60 days in France Itinerary

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Nice
— 7 nights
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Cannes
— 1 night
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Saint-Raphael
— 6 nights
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Saint-Tropez
— 6 nights
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Avignon
— 6 nights
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Carcassonne
— 5 nights
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Toulouse
— 2 nights
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Sarlat-la-Caneda
— 6 nights
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Bordeaux
— 3 nights
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La Rochelle
— Few hours
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Nantes
— 2 nights
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Saint-Malo
— 6 nights
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Paris
— 7 nights

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Nice

Nissa la Bella (Nice the Beautiful)

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.
Step out of Nice to go to St-Paul-de-Vence and see Saint-Paul de Vence, which is approximately 32 minutes away. Spend the 2nd (Fri) exploring the fascinating underwater world at Marineland. There's lots more to do: appreciate the extensive heritage of Vieille Ville, take in nature's colorful creations at Le Jardin Exotique d'Eze, contemplate the long history of La cité médiévale, and get great views at Mt Boron.

To see more things to do, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Nice online trip itinerary builder.

Toronto, Canada to Nice is an approximately 13-hour flight. Traveling from Toronto to Nice, you'll lose 6 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Nice when traveling from Toronto in September, with lows around 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Wed) early enough to drive to Cannes.

Things to do in Nice

Historic Sites · Parks · Museums · Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Food Tours
Vieille Ville ©
Vieille Ville
Colline du Chateau overlook ©
Colline du Chateau overlook

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Cannes

Cannes ©

Festival City

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.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Thu): wander the streets of Le Suquet and then step off the mainland to explore Lérins Islands. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: wander the streets of Rue d'Antibes, then wander the streets of La Croisette, and then take a leisurely stroll along Vieux Port.

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You can drive from Nice to Cannes in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. October in Cannes sees daily highs of 25°C and lows of 14°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Fri) so you can catch the train to Saint-Raphael.

Things to do in Cannes

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Parks · Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Lérins Islands ©
Lérins Islands
La Croisette ©
La Croisette
Rue d'Antibes ©
Rue d'Antibes

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Saint-Raphael

Saint-Raphael ©
Saint-Raphael vacations have so much more to offer than an indulgent splurge on a beach.
Explore Saint-Raphael's surroundings by going to Route des Cretes La Palud (in La Palud sur Verdon), Eglise Sainte-Philomene (in Comps-sur-Artuby) and Musee Fossiles et Mineraux (in Bargemon). And it doesn't end there: don't miss a visit to Massif de l'Esterel, explore the ancient world of Musee Archeologique de Saint-Raphael, trek along Les Balcons du Cap Roux, and cruise along Moyenne Corniche.

To find photos, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, read Saint-Raphael trip planner.

Take a train from Cannes to Saint-Raphael in an hour. Alternatively, you can drive. In October in Saint-Raphael, expect temperatures between 25°C during the day and 14°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Saint-Tropez.

Things to do in Saint-Raphael

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Les Gorges du Verdon ©
Les Gorges du Verdon
Massif de l'Esterel ©
Massif de l'Esterel
Musee Archeologique de Saint-Raphael ©
Musee Archeologique de Saint-Raphael

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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. Saint-Tropez is known for beaches, museums, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, pause for some serene contemplation at Church St Francis of Assisi, delve into the distant past at Moulin de Paillas, and make a trip to Chapelle Sainte-Anne.

To find more things to do, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Saint-Tropez trip planner.

Traveling by car from Saint-Raphael to Saint-Tropez takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or ride a ferry. In October, daily temperatures in Saint-Tropez can reach 26°C, while at night they dip to 12°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Wed) early enough to go by car to Avignon.

Things to do in Saint-Tropez

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Wineries

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Plage de Pampelonne ©
Plage de Pampelonne
Scuba & Snorkeling

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Avignon

City of Popes

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.
Get out of town with these interesting Avignon side-trips: Amphitheatre (les Arenes) (in Arles), Les Baux de Provence (Carrieres des Lumieres & Chateau des Baux de Provence) and Roussillon (Le Sentier des Ocres & Art Gallery Contemporary Tapiezo). There's lots more to do: explore the historical opulence of Palais des Papes, get the lay of the land with Walking tours, take an in-depth tour of Musee Calvet, and savor the flavors at Food & Drink.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Avignon tour itinerary planner.

Drive from Saint-Tropez to Avignon in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. October in Avignon sees daily highs of 24°C and lows of 13°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Tue) so you can drive to Carcassonne.

Things to do in Avignon

Historic Sites · Tours · Museums · Wineries

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Wine Tours & Tastings
Palais des Papes ©
Palais des Papes
Carrieres des Lumieres ©
Carrieres des Lumieres

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Carcassonne

Carcassonne ©

Medieval Heart of France

Best known as a fortified town, Carcassonne is a walled city that provided the inspiration for the castle in Disney's "Sleeping Beauty" and the location for many scenes in Kevin Costner's movie "Robin Hood." For a daily dose of excitement, medieval jousting tournaments are held twice per day between the two walls--while this may sound like a typical touristy show, it's actually an entertaining display of combative competition and horsemanship.
When in Carcassonne, make a side trip to see Cathedrale St-Just in Narbonne, approximately Narbonne away. There's still lots to do: contemplate the long history of Cité de Carcassonne, explore the activities along Canal du Midi, snap pictures at Le Pont Vieux (The Old Bridge), and do a tasting at Winemaker Workshops.

For other places to visit, reviews, maps, and tourist information, use the Carcassonne itinerary planner.

Getting from Avignon to Carcassonne by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. October in Carcassonne sees daily highs of 24°C and lows of 13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Sun) to allow time to drive to Toulouse.

Things to do in Carcassonne

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature · Museums

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
O'Vineyards ©
O'Vineyards
Cité de Carcassonne ©
Cité de Carcassonne
Chateaux de Lastours ©
Chateaux de Lastours

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Toulouse

Toulouse ©

La Ville Rose (Pink City)

On the Garonne River, Toulouse is on the site of an ancient Roman settlement, and even today, many of the smaller streets follow their Roman counterparts, while many of the red brick buildings are built in a pseudo-Roman style.
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Mon): get curious at Cite de l'espace and then appreciate the extensive heritage of Quai de la Daurade. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: make a trip to Le Capitole, stop by Criollo Chocolatier - Magasin de Victor Hugo, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Basilique Saint-Sernin, then admire the natural beauty at Jardin Japonais, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Church of Les Jacobins, and finally explore the world behind art at Musee des Augustins.

For ratings, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Toulouse trip itinerary planning tool.

Traveling by car from Carcassonne to Toulouse takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In November, plan for daily highs up to 16°C, and evening lows to 7°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Tue) early enough to go by car to Sarlat-la-Caneda.

Things to do in Toulouse

Museums · Childrens Museums · Parks · Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Cite de l'espace ©
Cite de l'espace
Basilique Saint-Sernin ©
Basilique Saint-Sernin
Church of Les Jacobins
Church of Les Jacobins

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Sarlat-la-Caneda

Sarlat-la-Caneda ©

Medieval Capital of the Dordogne Valley

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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Sarlat-la-Caneda: Chateau des Doyens (in Carennac), Gouffre de Padirac (in Padirac) and Cite Religieuse (in Rocamadour). There's still lots to do: explore the historical opulence of Chateau des Milandes, contemplate the long history of Chateau de Castelnaud, relax in the rural setting at Les Noyeraies du Landers, and take in nature's colorful creations at Les Jardins de Marqueyssac.

For maps, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Sarlat-la-Caneda vacation maker site.

Drive from Toulouse to Sarlat-la-Caneda in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or take a train. In November, daytime highs in Sarlat-la-Caneda are 17°C, while nighttime lows are 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Bordeaux.

Things to do in Sarlat-la-Caneda

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature · Museums

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Les Noyeraies du Landers ©
Les Noyeraies du Landers
Chateau des Milandes ©
Chateau des Milandes
Eyrignac et ses Jardins en Dordogne ©
Eyrignac et ses Jardins en Dordogne

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Bordeaux

Bordeaux ©

The Port of the Moon

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.
On the 10th (Tue), snap pictures at Pont de Pierre, admire the landmark architecture of La Cite du Vin, and then don't miss a visit to Pont Jacques Chaban-Delmas. Keep things going the next day: admire the striking features of Tour Pey-Berland, stop by Fromagerie Deruelle, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Place de la Bourse, then make a trip to The Water Mirror, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Andre Cathedral.

To find ratings, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Bordeaux vacation planner.

Getting from Sarlat-la-Caneda to Bordeaux by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a train. Expect a daytime high around 16°C in November, and nighttime lows around 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Thu) so you can drive to La Rochelle.

Things to do in Bordeaux

Highlights from your plan
La Cite du Vin ©
La Cite du Vin
Place de la Bourse ©
Place de la Bourse
St. Andre Cathedral ©
St. Andre Cathedral

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La Rochelle

La Rochelle ©

White City

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.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Thu): make a trip to Towers of La Rochelle and then get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Aquarium La Rochelle.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the La Rochelle tour itinerary site.

Getting from Bordeaux to La Rochelle by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. November in La Rochelle sees daily highs of 17°C and lows of 10°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Thu) early enough to drive to Nantes.

Things to do in La Rochelle

Parks · Zoos & Aquariums
Highlights from your plan
Aquarium La Rochelle ©
Aquarium La Rochelle
Towers of La Rochelle ©
Towers of La Rochelle

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Nantes

Nantes ©

Venice of the West

Regarded as an art and history city, Nantes is called the Venice of the West.
Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 13th (Fri): explore the historical opulence of Chateau des Ducs de Bretagne, then admire the natural beauty at Jardin des Plantes, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedrale de Saint-Pierre et Saint-Paul, and finally admire the natural beauty at Jardin Ile de Versailles.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Nantes visit planner.

You can drive from La Rochelle to Nantes in 2 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from La Rochelle in November, plan for slightly colder nights in Nantes, with lows around 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sat) so you can drive to Saint-Malo.

Things to do in Nantes

Parks · Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Jardin des Plantes ©
Jardin des Plantes
Les Machines de L'ile ©
Les Machines de L'ile
Chateau des Ducs de Bretagne ©
Chateau des Ducs de Bretagne

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Saint-Malo

Saint-Malo ©
Once the feared base of pirates and heavily fortified against Norman attacks, today's coastal Saint-Malo is one of the top tourist draws.
Change things up with these side-trips from Saint-Malo: Pegasus Memorial (in Ranville), Mont-Saint-Michel (Église Saint-Pierre - Le Mont-Saint-Michel, Mont Saint-Michel, &more) and Bayeux ( Bayeux War Cemetery & Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux). There's lots more to do: make a trip to Les Remparts de Saint-Malo, take in nature's colorful creations at Roseraie Sainte-Anne, take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, and enjoy the sand and surf at Plage de Bon-Secours.

To see maps, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Saint-Malo day trip planner.

Traveling by car from Nantes to Saint-Malo takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train; or take a bus. November in Saint-Malo sees daily highs of 14°C and lows of 7°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Fri) so you can take a train to Paris.

Things to do in Saint-Malo

Historic Sites · Parks · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Mont Saint-Michel ©
Mont Saint-Michel
Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux ©
Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux
 Bayeux War Cemetery
Bayeux War Cemetery

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Paris

Paris ©

City of Light

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.
Go for a jaunt from Paris to Versailles to see Palace of Versailles about 48 minutes away. There's lots more to do: admire the striking features of Arc de Triomphe, take a stroll through Le Marais, admire the natural beauty at Luxembourg Gardens, and admire the masterpieces at Musee d'Orsay.

For traveler tips, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Paris trip planning app.

You can take a train from Saint-Malo to Paris in 4 hours. Other options are to take a train; or drive; or do a combination of bus and train. In November, daytime highs in Paris are 12°C, while nighttime lows are 6°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Tours

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Arc de Triomphe ©
Arc de Triomphe
Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower

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