10 days in France Itinerary

10 days in France Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Bangkok
Fly + Train:  10 h
1
Strasbourg
— 1 night
Fly + Tram:  3 h
2
Lyon
— 3 nights
Train:  1 h 30 min
3
Avignon
— 2 nights
Train:  2 h 45 min
4
Paris
— 2 nights
Fly:  14 h 30 min
End: Bangkok

1
night
Strasbourg

Strasbourg ©
Strasbourg is famous for its beautiful historical center, the Grande Île, which was the first city center classified entirely as a World Heritage Site by UNESCO.
On the 18th (Sat), explore the world behind art at Museum Œuvre Notre-Dame and then make a trip to Château du Haut-Kœnigsbourg. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 19th (Sun): take in some culture at Christmas Market (Christkindelsmarik), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cathedrale Notre Dame de Strasbourg, then take a stroll through La Petite France, and finally get engrossed in the history at Alsatian Museum.

For traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Strasbourg trip maker.

Bangkok, Thailand to Strasbourg is an approximately 15.5- hour combination of flight and train. You can also fly; or do a combination of flight, shuttle, and train. The time zone difference moving from Indochina Time to Central European Standard Time is minus 6 hours. In July, Strasbourg is little chillier than Bangkok - with highs of 32°C and lows of 18°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Sun) early enough to travel to Lyon.

Things to do in Strasbourg

Historic Sites Museums Events

Side Trip

Château du Haut-Kœnigsbourg
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Château du Haut-Kœnigsbourg ©
Château du Haut-Kœnigsbourg
Alsatian Museum ©
Alsatian Museum
Cathedrale Notre Dame de Strasbourg ©
Cathedrale Notre Dame de Strasbourg

3
nights
Lyon

Lyon ©
Lyon is a historical city with a vibrant cultural scene as the birthplace of cinema, the silk capital of the globe, and the second biggest Renaissance city following Venice.
Let the collections at Musee Miniature et Cinema and Musee de l'Imprimerie de Lyon capture your imagination. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Vieux Lyon and Cathedral Saint Jean Baptiste. The adventure continues: explore the ancient world of Théâtre gallo-romain, get to know the fascinating history of Fourviere Hill, admire the masterpieces at Musee des Tissus et des Arts Decoratif, and admire the striking features of Basilique Notre Dame de Fourviere.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, go to the Lyon trip planner.

Traveling by combination of flight and tram from Strasbourg to Lyon takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 34°C in July, and nighttime lows around 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Wed) early enough to take a train to Avignon.

Things to do in Lyon

Historic Sites Museums Shopping
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Vieux Lyon ©
Vieux Lyon
Musee Miniature et Cinema ©
Musee Miniature et Cinema
Théâtre gallo-romain ©
Théâtre gallo-romain

2
nights
Avignon

Avignon ©
An ancient town center surrounded by medieval ramparts, Avignon is a major city of Provence and a Mediterranean city in the Vaucluse department on the left bank of the Rhône River.
On the 23rd (Thu), explore the ancient world of Les Alyscamps, explore the ancient world of Amphitheatre (les Arenes), then explore the ancient world of Site Archeologique de Glanum, and finally explore the historical opulence of Palais des Papes. On the next day, don't miss a visit to Pont d'Avignon, then admire the masterpieces at Musee du Petit Palais, and then snap pictures at Pont du Gard.

To see ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Avignon trip planner.

Traveling by train from Lyon to Avignon takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 36°C in July, and nighttime lows around 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Fri) to allow enough time to take a train to Paris.

Things to do in Avignon

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Arles, Site Archeologique de Glanum, Pont du Gard
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Site Archeologique de Glanum ©
Site Archeologique de Glanum
Amphitheatre (les Arenes) ©
Amphitheatre (les Arenes)
Palais des Papes ©
Palais des Papes

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.
On the 25th (Sat), examine the collection at Musee Nissim de Camondo, explore the world behind art at Musee Jacquemart-Andre, admire the striking features of Arc de Triomphe, then get engrossed in the history at National Archives, and finally steep yourself in history at Maison de Victor Hugo. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: examine the collection at Musee National Eugene Delacroix, then pause for some serene contemplation at Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris, then contemplate the long history of Eiffel Tower, and finally take an in-depth tour of Maison de Balzac.

To see ratings, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Paris road trip planning app.

Getting from Avignon to Paris by train takes about 3 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and flight; or drive. While traveling from Avignon, expect little chillier days and about the same nights in Paris, ranging from highs of 30°C to lows of 18°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Museums
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Arc de Triomphe ©
Arc de Triomphe
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris ©
Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris

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