10 days in France Itinerary

10 days in France Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Bangkok
Fly:  10 h
1
Paris
— 2 nights
Bus:  1 h 15 min
2
Rouen
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 45 min
3
Bayeux
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 45 min
4
Mont-Saint-Michel
— 1 night
+3
Train + Foot + Fly + Bus:  5 h 45 min
5
Chamonix
— 1 night
Drive:  5 h
6
Nice
— 1 night
Fly:  17 h 15 min
End: Bangkok

2
nights
Paris

Paris ©
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.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Eiffel Tower and Île de la Cité. You'll explore and learn at Louvre Museum and National Archives. Step out of Paris to go to Chessy and see Village de Chessy, which is approximately 4h 30 min away. And it doesn't end there: admire the landmark architecture of Arc de Triomphe, take an in-depth tour of Maison de Victor Hugo, see the interesting displays at Musee Nissim de Camondo, and visit Place de la Bastille.

To see ratings and tourist information, you can read our Paris trip planner.

Bangkok, Thailand to Paris is an approximately 14.5- hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train. The time zone difference moving from Indochina Time to Central European Standard Time is minus 6 hours. When traveling from Bangkok in August, plan for slightly colder days and cooler nights in Paris: temperatures range from 29°C by day to 16°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Sat) early enough to take a bus to Rouen.

Things to do in Paris

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Village de Chessy
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Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris ©
Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris

1
night
Rouen

Rouen ©
Rouen is situated on the River Seine, about 90 minutes from Paris.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Sun): steep yourself in history at Ecole Supérieure d'Art et Design Le Havre-Rouen, then admire the striking features of Cathedrale Notre-Dame de Rouen, then admire the masterpieces at Musee Secq des Tournelles, and finally explore the world behind art at Musee des Beaux-Arts de Rouen.

To see more things to do, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Rouen journey planner.

You can take a bus from Paris to Rouen in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 26°C in August, and nighttime lows around 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Sun) early enough to drive to Bayeux.

Things to do in Rouen

Museums Historic Sites Shopping
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Cathedrale Notre-Dame de Rouen ©
Cathedrale Notre-Dame de Rouen
Musee des Beaux-Arts de Rouen ©
Musee des Beaux-Arts de Rouen
Musee Secq des Tournelles ©
Musee Secq des Tournelles

1
night
Bayeux

Bayeux ©
Most travelers take a trip to Bayeux to see the famed tapestry depicting the legendary Norman Conquest from the 11th century.
On the 10th (Mon), take an in-depth tour of Musee Memorial de la Bataille de Normandie, take in the history at Musee du Debarquement Utah Beach, and then explore the world behind art at Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux.

For other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Bayeux trip itinerary maker tool.

Traveling by car from Rouen to Bayeux takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. August in Bayeux sees daily highs of 26°C and lows of 14°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Mon) early enough to drive to Mont-Saint-Michel.

Things to do in Bayeux

Museums Historic Sites

Side Trip

Musee du Debarquement Utah Beach
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Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux ©
Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux
Musee du Debarquement Utah Beach ©
Musee du Debarquement Utah Beach
Musee Memorial de la Bataille de Normandie ©
Musee Memorial de la Bataille de Normandie

1
night
Mont-Saint-Michel

Mont-Saint-Michel ©
Le Mont-Saint-Michel is an island commune in Normandy, France. Start off your visit on the 11th (Tue): take in nature's colorful creations at Musee Christian Dior, examine the collection at Jersey War Tunnels - German Underground Hospital, and then see the interesting displays at Musee de la Mer et de l'Ecologie.

To see photos, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Mont-Saint-Michel online route builder.

Traveling by car from Bayeux to Mont-Saint-Michel takes 2 hours. Expect a daytime high around 26°C in August, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Tue) early enough to travel to Chamonix.

Things to do in Mont-Saint-Michel

Museums Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Jersey War Tunnels - German Underground Hospital, Musee Christian Dior
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Jersey War Tunnels - German Underground Hospital ©
Musee Christian Dior ©
Musee Christian Dior

1
night
Chamonix

Chamonix ©
"Situated near the massive peaks of the Aiguilles Rouges and, most notably, the Aiguille du Midi, Chamonix is one of the oldest ski resorts in France and known as the Alpine Capital of the World.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Wed): examine the collection at Chateau de Nyon and then take an in-depth tour of Maison Tavel. On the next day, examine the collection at Crystal Museum, then explore the historical opulence of Chateau de Chillon, and then get engrossed in the history at Musée de Montreux.

To see photos, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Chamonix trip planner.

You can do a combination of train, flight, and bus from Mont-Saint-Michel to Chamonix in 10.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train, bus, flight, and shuttle; or do a combination of train, bus, and flight. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Thu) so you can drive to Nice.

Things to do in Chamonix

Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Maison Tavel, Chateau de Nyon, Musée de Montreux, Chateau de Chillon
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Chateau de Nyon ©
Chateau de Nyon
Chateau de Chillon ©
Chateau de Chillon
Maison Tavel ©
Maison Tavel

1
night
Nice

Nice ©
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.
On the 14th (Fri), contemplate the long history of Villa & Jardins Ephrussi de Rothschild, visit Vieille Ville, and then contemplate the long history of Palais Lascaris.

To find other places to visit, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Nice trip itinerary builder tool.

Traveling by car from Chamonix to Nice takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of shuttle and flight; or do a combination of bus and flight. In August, daily temperatures in Nice can reach 32°C, while at night they dip to 25°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Nice

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Villa & Jardins Ephrussi de Rothschild
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Palais Lascaris ©
Palais Lascaris
Villa & Jardins Ephrussi de Rothschild ©
Villa & Jardins Ephrussi de Rothschild
Vieille Ville ©
Vieille Ville

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