7 days in Hauts-de-France Itinerary

7 days in Hauts-de-France Itinerary

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Route & dates

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Lille
— 1 night
2
Calais
— 2 nights
3
Amiens
— 2 nights
4
Plailly
— 1 night

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night
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.
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Wed): test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Lille trip itinerary planner.

Bucharest, Romania to Lille is an approximately 7.5-hour combination of flight and train. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and train. The time zone difference moving from Eastern European Standard Time to Central European Standard Time is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Bucharest in May, expect nights in Lille to be about the same, around °C, while days are little chillier, around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Thu) to allow enough time to take a train to Calais.

Things to do in Lille

Museums Fun & Games Shopping
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Le Palais Des Beaux Arts de Lille ©
Le Palais Des Beaux Arts de Lille
Room Escape Games

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nights
Calais

Calais ©
Overlooking the Strait of Dover, the narrowest point of the English Channel, Calais is a major port for ferry traffic between France and England as the closest French town to Dover.
On the 4th (Fri), make a trip to l'Hotel de Ville de Calais, admire nature's wide array of creatures at Nausicaa, and then stop by Calais Wine Superstore. Keep things going the next day: tour the pleasant surroundings at Le Touquet Beach.

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You can take a train from Lille to Calais in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °C in May, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Amiens.

Things to do in Calais

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Nausicaa, Le Touquet Beach
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Calais Wine Superstore ©
Calais Wine Superstore
Nausicaa ©
Nausicaa
Le Touquet Beach ©
Le Touquet Beach

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Sun): take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedrale Notre-Dame d'Amiens, thenwander the streets of St-Leu, thenadmire the natural beauty at Les Hortillonnages d'Amiens, and finally get engrossed in the history at Maison de Jules Verne.

To see maps, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, read Amiens trip builder app.

You can drive from Calais to Amiens in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. Expect a daytime high around °C in May, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Mon) early enough to drive to Plailly.

Things to do in Amiens

Parks Neighborhoods Museums
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Cathedrale Notre-Dame d'Amiens ©
Cathedrale Notre-Dame d'Amiens
Les Hortillonnages d'Amiens ©
Les Hortillonnages d'Amiens
St-Leu
St-Leu

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Plailly

Plailly ©
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Mon): explore the world behind art at Chateau de Chantilly, admire the striking features of Abbey of St. Vincent, and then get in on the family fun at Parc Asterix. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Eglise Saint-Antoine and then step into the grandiose world of Chateau de Pierrefonds.

To find maps, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, read Plailly trip itinerary planning tool.

Getting from Amiens to Plailly by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. In May, daytime highs in Plailly are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Plailly

Theme Parks Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Eglise Saint-Antoine, Abbey of St. Vincent, Chateau de Pierrefonds, Chateau de Chantilly
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Parc Asterix ©
Parc Asterix
Chateau de Chantilly
Chateau de Chantilly
Chateau de Pierrefonds ©
Chateau de Pierrefonds