60 days in Hauts-de-France Itinerary

60 days in Hauts-de-France Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Hauts-de-France Trip Planner

©
Plan created by another user.Make it yours

Route & dates

Start: Geraldton
Fly + Drive:  31 h
1
Senlis
— 12 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
2
Eppe-Sauvage
— 11 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
3
Lille
— 12 nights
Train:  1 h
4
Boulogne-sur-Mer
— 12 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
5
Amiens
— 9 nights
Drive + Fly:  32 h
End: Geraldton

12
nights
Senlis

Senlis ©
Explore Senlis' surroundings by going to Chateau-Thierry (Le Silo U1, Champagne Pannier, &more), Parc Saint Paul (in Saint-Paul) and Musee de l'Archerie et du Valois (in Crepy-en-Valois). Pack the 19th (Sat) with family-friendly diversions at La Mer de sable.

To find where to stay, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Senlis trip itinerary builder app.

Geraldton, Australia to Senlis is an approximately 31-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone difference moving from Australian Western Standard Time (AWST) to Central European Standard Time (CET) is minus 7 hours. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Geraldton in May: high temperatures in Senlis hover around 21°C and lows are around 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Eppe-Sauvage.

Things to do in Senlis

Theme Parks Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trips

Compiegne, Chateau-Thierry, Chantilly City, Beauvais, Pierrefonds
Highlights from your plan
Parc Asterix ©
Parc Asterix
Le Cachot ©
Le Cachot
Chateau de Chantilly
Chateau de Chantilly

11
nights
Eppe-Sauvage

Eppe-Sauvage ©
Eppe-Sauvage is a commune in the Nord department in northern France. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Eppe-Sauvage: Fort de Leveau (in Feignies), Les Fortifications de Vauban (in Maubeuge) and Caudry (King Bowling & Musee des Dentelles et Broderies de Caudry). There's much more to do: walk around ValJoly, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedrale Notre-Dame de Laon, stop by Cavavin, and head outdoors with Ile Verte.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Eppe-Sauvage trip itinerary app.

You can drive from Senlis to Eppe-Sauvage in 2.5 hours. Traveling from Senlis in May, expect nights in Eppe-Sauvage to be about the same, around 9°C, while days are little chillier, around 18°C. On the 2nd (Sat), you're off to Lille.

Things to do in Eppe-Sauvage

Outdoors Museums Golf

Side Trips

Laon, Ors, Caudry, Ile Verte, Golf de l'Ailette
Highlights from your plan
Ile Verte ©
Ile Verte
ValJoly ©
ValJoly
Cathedrale Notre-Dame de Laon ©
Cathedrale Notre-Dame de Laon

12
nights
Lille

Lille ©
On the Deûle River near the Belgium border, Lille has a very active cultural life as France's fifth-largest metropolitan area and the fourth-largest urban area with a large college student population.
Venture out of the city with trips to Anciennes Cellules du Parlement de Flandre (in Douai), Centre historique minier - Musee de la Mine (in Lewarde) and Arras (Le Beffroi d'Arras, Faubourg-d'Amiens Cemetery, &more). There's lots more to do: see the interesting displays at LaM, Lille Métropole Musée d'art moderne d'art contemporain et d'art brut, see where the action happens at Stade Pierre Mauroy, make a trip to Grande Place, and take a stroll through Vieux-Lille.

Plan my day in Lille using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.

Getting from Eppe-Sauvage to Lille by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. In June, plan for daily highs up to 24°C, and evening lows to 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Thu) so you can take a train to Boulogne-sur-Mer.

Things to do in Lille

Shopping Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Arras, Nord, Croix, Lens, Raquettes et Yourte
Highlights from your plan
Grande Place ©
Grande Place
Le Palais Des Beaux Arts de Lille ©
Le Palais Des Beaux Arts de Lille

12
nights
Boulogne-sur-Mer

Boulogne-sur-Mer ©
Change things up with these side-trips from Boulogne-sur-Mer: Opale Laser (in Rang-du-Fliers), Le Touquet – Paris-Plage (Le Touquet Beach, Rue St. Jean, &more) and Parc du Marquenterre (in Saint-Quentin-en-Tourmont).

To find reviews, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Boulogne-sur-Mer trip builder website.

You can take a train from Lille to Boulogne-sur-Mer in 2 hours. Another option is to drive. Expect a daytime high around 22°C in June, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Tue) so you can go by car to Amiens.

Things to do in Boulogne-sur-Mer

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Calais, Le Touquet – Paris-Plage, Saint-Omer, Cap Gris Nez, Opale Laser
Highlights from your plan
Calais Wine Superstore ©
Calais Wine Superstore
Nausicaa ©
Nausicaa
Le Touquet Beach ©
Le Touquet Beach

9
nights
Amiens

Amiens ©
Lovers of literature will adore Amiens as the hometown of author Jules Verne, along with the Somme canal linked to the Canal du Nord that runs through the town to the English Channel.
Venture out of the city with trips to Thiepval Memorial (in Authuille), Beaumont-Hamel Newfoundland Memorial (in Beaumont-Hamel) and Ulster Memorial Tower (in Thiepval). There's much more to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedrale Notre-Dame d'Amiens, take an in-depth tour of Maison de Jules Verne, see the interesting displays at Musee Somme 1916, and explore the different monuments and memorials at Australian National Memorial.

For where to stay, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Amiens trip planner.

Getting from Boulogne-sur-Mer to Amiens by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a train. In June, plan for daily highs up to 24°C, and evening lows to 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Amiens

Parks Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Saint-Quentin City, Musee Alfred-Danicourt, Rando-Nature en Somme, Chateau Fort de Rambures, Jardin floral du Chateau de Digeon
Highlights from your plan
Cathedrale Notre-Dame d'Amiens ©
Cathedrale Notre-Dame d'Amiens
Les Hortillonnages d'Amiens ©
Les Hortillonnages d'Amiens
Chemins d'Histoire Battlefield Tours ©
Chemins d'Histoire Battlefield Tours