7 days in France Itinerary

7 days in France Itinerary

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7 days in France Itinerary

Start: Athens
Fly:  9 h
1
Biarritz
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h
2
Dax
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 45 min
3
La Teste-de-Buch
— 1 night
Train:  1 h
4
Bordeaux
— 2 nights
Fly:  7 h
End: Athens

2
nights
Biarritz

Biarritz ©
A popular holiday destination with world-class surfing, Biarritz has interesting coastal rock formations and stellar waves that make this luxurious seaside town popular with tourists and surfers alike.
On the 14th (Fri), kick back and relax at Plage de l'Uhabia, then enjoy the sand and surf at La Cote des Basques, then take some stellar pictures from Rocher de la Vierge, and finally observe the fascinating underwater world at Aquarium de Biarritz. On the 15th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: enjoy the sand and surf at Plage de la Milady, then enjoy the sand and surf at Plage des Alcyons, then appreciate the history behind Cathedrale Sainte-Marie de Bayonne, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Chapelle aux Icones..

To find other places to visit, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, read Biarritz day trip planner.

Athens, Greece to Biarritz is an approximately 9-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Athens to Biarritz is minus 1 hour. In Αυγούστου, Biarritz is slightly colder than Athens - with highs of 29°C and lows of 19°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sat) so you can go by car to Dax.

Things to do in Biarritz

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Chapelle aux Icones., Cathedrale Sainte-Marie de Bayonne, Plage des Alcyons, Plage de l'Uhabia
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Aquarium de Biarritz ©
Aquarium de Biarritz
Rocher de la Vierge ©
Rocher de la Vierge
Plage de la Milady ©
Plage de la Milady

1
night
Dax

Dax ©
Dax is a commune in Nouvelle-Aquitaine in southwestern France, sub-prefecture of the Landes department.It is known as a spa, specialising in mud treatment for rheumatism and similar ailments.It is also a market town, former bishopric and busy local centre, especially for the Chalosse area.HistoryIt was first established by the Romans, and its reputation is supposed to date from a visit by Julia, the daughter of the first Emperor Octavian Augustus. Kick off your visit on the 16th (Sun): look for gifts at Un Bain au Chocolat, relax in the rural setting at Domaine Darmendieu, then stroll around Parc Botanique du Sarrat, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedrale Notre Dame.

For photos, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Dax online tour itinerary planner .

Traveling by car from Biarritz to Dax takes an hour. In Αυγούστου, daytime highs in Dax are 31°C, while nighttime lows are 19°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sun) so you can go by car to La Teste-de-Buch.

Things to do in Dax

Parks Shopping Historic Sites

Side Trip

Domaine Darmendieu
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Parc Botanique du Sarrat ©
Parc Botanique du Sarrat
Un Bain au Chocolat ©
Un Bain au Chocolat

1
night
La Teste-de-Buch

La Teste-de-Buch
La Teste-de-Buch is a commune in the Gironde department in Nouvelle-Aquitaine in southwestern France.It is located on the south shore of Arcachon Bay, lying in the southwestern part of Gironde.It is the largest of four communes that comprise the (COBAS), a small metropolitan area of 54,204 population (1999 census). Start off your visit on the 17th (Mon): steep yourself in history at La ville d'Hiver and then explore the striking landscape at Dune du Pilat.

To find other places to visit, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the La Teste-de-Buch trip planner.

You can drive from Dax to La Teste-de-Buch in 2 hours. Expect a daytime high around 30°C in Αυγούστου, and nighttime lows around 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Mon) to allow time to take a train to Bordeaux.

Things to do in La Teste-de-Buch

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

La ville d'Hiver, La Grande Dune du Pilat
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La Grande Dune du Pilat
La Grande Dune du Pilat
La ville d'Hiver ©
La ville d'Hiver

2
nights
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.
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Tue): admire the striking features of La Cite du Vin, then admire the striking features of Pey-Berland Tower, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Andre Cathedral. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 19th (Wed): don't miss a visit to Place de la Comedie, then get to know the fascinating history of Place de la Bourse, and then make a trip to The Water Mirror.

For ratings, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, read Bordeaux trip itinerary site .

You can take a train from La Teste-de-Buch to Bordeaux in an hour. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In Αυγούστου, plan for daily highs up to 31°C, and evening lows to 18°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Bordeaux

Museums Historic Sites
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Place de la Bourse ©
Place de la Bourse
The Water Mirror ©
The Water Mirror
La Cite du Vin
La Cite du Vin

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