8 days in France Itinerary

8 days in France Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Saint-Malo
— 2 nights
2
Dinard
— 1 night
3
Roscoff
— 1 night
4
Carnac
— 1 night
5
Vannes
— Few hours
6
Nantes
— 1 night
7
Bordeaux
— 1 night

2
nights
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.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Sun): make a trip to Terrasse de l'Ouest, admire the landmark architecture of Mont Saint-Michel, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at Église Saint-Pierre - Le Mont-Saint-Michel, and finally don't miss a visit to La Poste, Mont-Saint-Michel. On the 8th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: expand your understanding of the military at Fort La Reine, don't miss a visit to Les Remparts de Saint-Malo, experience rural life at Tombelaine Coquillages, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Eglise Notre Dame de la Paix de Pontorson, thenexplore the different monuments and memorials at Cimetiere Militaire Americain de Saint-James, and finally hike along Sport Evasion Mont Saint Michel - Day Tours.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Saint-Malo road trip planner.

Durham, UK to Saint-Malo is an approximately 9-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and train; or take a train. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) to Central European Standard Time (CET) is 1 hour. In June, daytime highs in Saint-Malo are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Dinard.

Things to do in Saint-Malo

Historic Sites Outdoors Tours

Side Trips

Mont-Saint-Michel, Cimetiere Militaire Americain de Saint-James, Eglise Notre Dame de la Paix de Pontorson, Sport Evasion Mont Saint Michel - Day Tours
Highlights from your plan
Mont Saint-Michel ©
Mont Saint-Michel
Les Remparts de Saint-Malo ©
Les Remparts de Saint-Malo

1
night
Dinard

Dinard ©
Dinard is a commune in the Ille-et-Vilaine department in Brittany in northwestern France.Dinard is on the Côte d'Émeraude of Brittany. Kick off your visit on the 9th (Tue): get to know the fascinating history of Promenade du Clair de Lune, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Eglise Anglicane Saint Bartholomew, thenenjoy the sand and surf at Plage de Saint-Enogat, thenget outside with Dinard Emeraude Equitation, and finally walk around Parc de Port Breton.

To see ratings, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Dinard trip itinerary builder app.

Dinard is very close to Saint-Malo. Expect a daytime high around °C in June, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Tue) so you can drive to Roscoff.

Things to do in Dinard

Outdoors Historic Sites Parks
Highlights from your plan
Dinard Emeraude Equitation ©
Dinard Emeraude Equitation
Eglise Anglicane Saint Bartholomew ©
Eglise Anglicane Saint Bartholomew
Promenade du Clair de Lune
Promenade du Clair de Lune

1
night
Roscoff

Roscoff ©
Roscoff is a commune in the Finistère département of Brittany in northwestern France.Roscoff is renowned for its picturesque architecture, labeled "petite cité de caractère de Bretagne" (small town of character) since 2009. Kick off your visit on the 10th (Wed): make a trip to Notre Dame de Croaz Batz, head off the coast to Ile de Batz, thentake some stellar pictures from Chapelle Sainte Barbe, and finally admire the natural beauty at Jardin Exotique et Botanique de Roscoff.

For reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Roscoff trip itinerary maker site.

You can drive from Dinard to Roscoff in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or do a combination of train and bus. In June, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Wed) so you can drive to Carnac.

Things to do in Roscoff

Parks Nature Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Ile de Batz ©
Ile de Batz
Jardin Exotique et Botanique de Roscoff ©
Jardin Exotique et Botanique de Roscoff
Chapelle Sainte Barbe ©
Chapelle Sainte Barbe

1
night
Carnac

Carnac
Carnac is a commune beside the Gulf of Morbihan on the south coast of Brittany in the Morbihan department in north-western France.Its inhabitants are called Carnacois in French. On the 11th (Thu), delve into the distant past at Carnac stones, thenexplore the striking landscape at Geant du Manio, and then head outdoors with Cote Sauvage.

For photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Carnac holiday app.

Traveling by car from Roscoff to Carnac takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. In June, daily temperatures in Carnac can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Vannes.

Things to do in Carnac

Outdoors Historic Sites Nature

Side Trip

Cote Sauvage
Highlights from your plan
Cote Sauvage
Cote Sauvage
Carnac stones ©
Carnac stones

few
hours
Vannes

Vannes
Founded over 2,000 years ago, Vannes is a vacation harbor town with beaches, shopping, museums, and gardens, as well as interesting medieval city gates and timber-framed houses scattered throughout its Old Town.
To see ratings, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, read our Vannes trip planning tool.

Vannes is just a stone's throw from Carnac. In June, daytime highs in Vannes are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. You will leave for Nantes on the 11th (Thu).

Things to do in Vannes

Outdoors Tours Parks

1
night
Nantes

Nantes ©
Regarded as an art and history city, Nantes is called the Venice of the West.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Fri): admire the natural beauty at Jardin des Plantes, step into the grandiose world of Chateau des Ducs de Bretagne, thenexamine the collection at Les Machines de L'ile, and finally partake in some friendly competition at Sisters Mysteres.

For reviews, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Nantes itinerary builder website.

Getting from Vannes to Nantes by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °C in June, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Fri) so you can drive to Bordeaux.

Things to do in Nantes

Museums Historic Sites Fun & Games
Highlights from your plan
Les Machines de L'ile ©
Les Machines de L'ile
Chateau des Ducs de Bretagne ©
Chateau des Ducs de Bretagne
Jardin des Plantes ©
Jardin des Plantes

1
night
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.
On the 13th (Sat), browse for treasures at La Petite Galerie de Bordeaux, thenmake a trip to Place de la Bourse, thendon't miss a visit to The Water Mirror, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Andre Cathedral.

Plan a Bordeaux trip in moments using our itinerary builder.

You can drive from Nantes to Bordeaux in 3.5 hours. Other options are to fly; or take a train. In June in Bordeaux, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Bordeaux

Historic Sites Museums Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Place de la Bourse ©
Place de la Bourse
St. Andre Cathedral ©
St. Andre Cathedral
The Water Mirror ©
The Water Mirror

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