9 days in Provence-Alpes-Cote d'Azur & Monaco Itinerary

9 days in Provence-Alpes-Cote d'Azur & Monaco Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Europe itinerary builder

This plan was created by another user. Make it your plan

Route & dates

9 days in Provence-Alpes-Cote d'Azur & Monaco Itinerary

Start: Lahore, Pakistan
Fly + Drive:  17 h 30 min
1
Aix-en-Provence, France
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
2
Cannes, France
— 2 nights
Drive:  45 min
3
Monte-Carlo, Monaco
— 1 night
Drive:  30 min
4
Nice, France
— 3 nights
Fly:  18 h 45 min
End: Lahore, Pakistan

2
nights
Aix-en-Provence, France

Aix-en-Provence ©
Aix-en-Provence is a small, classically Provençal town, famous for being home to Cézanne.
On the 9th (Thu), don't miss a visit to Randonnees theatrales Marcel Pagnol Cie Dans la cour des Grands, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Basilique Notre-Dame de la Garde, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Paroisse Cathédrale Saint Sauveur Aix-en-Provence. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 10th (Fri): take a memorable drive along Calanque de Port-Miou, take in the waterfront at Le Vieux Port, and then explore the world behind art at Carrieres des Lumieres.

To find traveler tips, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Aix-en-Provence online driving holiday planner .

Lahore, Pakistan to Aix-en-Provence is an approximately 17.5-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone difference when traveling from Lahore to Aix-en-Provence is minus 4 hours. In April, Aix-en-Provence is cooler than Lahore - with highs of 22°C and lows of 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Cannes.

Things to do in Aix-en-Provence

Historic Sites Outdoors Museums

Side Trips

Marseille, Calanque de Port-Miou, Carrieres des Lumieres
Highlights from your plan

2
nights
Cannes, France

Cannes ©
Although its luxury shops, nightlife, casinos, and high-end restaurants give Cannes a feeling of exclusivity, this classic French Riviera city has alternatives to suit every budget.
On the 11th (Sat), don't miss a visit to Galerie1414 and then don't miss a visit to Massif de l'Esterel. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 12th (Sun): enjoy the sea views from Garoupe Lighthouse (Phare de la Garoupe) and then head off the coast to Lérins Islands.

To find other places to visit, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, read Cannes tour itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Aix-en-Provence to Cannes takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 22°C in April, and nighttime lows around 10°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Monte-Carlo.

Things to do in Cannes

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trips

Massif de l'Esterel, Garoupe Lighthouse (Phare de la Garoupe)
Highlights from your plan
Lérins Islands ©
Lérins Islands
Massif de l'Esterel ©
Massif de l'Esterel
Garoupe Lighthouse (Phare de la Garoupe) ©

1
night
Monte-Carlo, Monaco

Monte-Carlo ©
Located at the base of the Alps along the French Riviera, the upscale city of Monte Carlo boasts a famous casino.
On the 13th (Mon), Head underground at Jardin Exotique de Monaco, admire the striking features of Prince's Palace, and then try your luck at Casino of Monte-Carlo.

For other places to visit, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Monte-Carlo road trip tool .

You can drive from Cannes to Monte-Carlo in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of shuttle and flight. Expect a daytime high around 20°C in April, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Mon) early enough to drive to Nice.

Things to do in Monte-Carlo

Fun & Games Casinos Historic Sites

Side Trips

Prince's Palace, Jardin Exotique de Monaco
Highlights from your plan
Casino of Monte-Carlo ©
Casino of Monte-Carlo
Prince's Palace ©
Prince's Palace
Jardin Exotique de Monaco ©
Jardin Exotique de Monaco

3
nights
Nice, France

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.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Tue): don't miss a visit to Promenade des Anglais, then get great views at Colline du Chateau overlook, then take a stroll through Vieille Ville, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedrale Sainte-Reparate. On the next day, examine the collection at Musée Marc Chagall, then make a trip to Place Massena, and then explore the world behind art at Musee d'Art Moderne Et d'Art Contemporain.

To find photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Nice trip planner.

Nice is very close to Monte-Carlo. In April in Nice, expect temperatures between 20°C during the day and 13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Thu) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Nice

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Vieille Ville ©
Vieille Ville
Colline du Chateau overlook ©
Colline du Chateau overlook
Promenade des Anglais ©
Promenade des Anglais

Similar Plans

10 days in Amalfi Coast, Saint-Tropez & Cannes BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 13 days in France & Monte-Carlo BY A USER FROM INDIA February, kids, outdoors, relaxing, shopping, wildlife, slow & easy, popular sights PREFERENCES: February, kids, outdoors, relaxing, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Slow & easy 27 days in Europe BY A USER FROM QATAR March, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: March, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 7 days in Nice & Cannes BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 13 days in France & Monaco-Ville BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM January, culture, relaxing, romantic, beaches, museums, popular sights PREFERENCES: January, culture, relaxing, romantic, beaches, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 11 days in Provence-Alpes-Cote d'Azur BY A USER FROM CANADA February, culture, relaxing, historic sites, shopping, hidden gems PREFERENCES: February, culture, relaxing, historic sites, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 10 days in Nice, Marseille & Paris BY A USER FROM GREECE September, culture, romantic, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular sights PREFERENCES: September, culture, romantic, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 8 days in Provence-Alpes-Cote d'Azur BY A USER FROM BELGIUM September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 19 days in Europe BY A USER FROM ROMANIA June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 10 days in Provence-Alpes-Cote d'Azur BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM June, kids, relaxing, beaches, popular sights PREFERENCES: June, kids, relaxing, beaches ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 8 days in South of France BY A USER FROM INDIA February, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: February, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 4 days in Nice BY A USER FROM INDIA January, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: January, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium
See more plans