13 days in France Itinerary

13 days in France Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Hyderabad
Fly:  16 h 15 min
1
Nice
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
2
Aix-en-Provence
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h
3
Carcassonne
— 2 nights
Fly:  6 h
4
Bayeux
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
5
Paris
— 4 nights
Fly:  16 h 15 min
End: Hyderabad

2
nights
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 2nd (Mon), take a stroll through Vieille Ville, thencontemplate the long history of Palais Lascaris, thenbrowse the exhibits of Villa & Jardins Ephrussi de Rothschild, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Eglise. Keep things going the next day: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cathedrale Saint-Nicolas a Nice, explore the world behind art at Musee d'Art Moderne Et d'Art Contemporain, thendon't miss a visit to Place Massena, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Chapelle de Saint Pierre des Pecheurs.

To find other places to visit, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Nice itinerary planner.

Hyderabad, India to Nice is an approximately 16.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 4.5 hours traveling from Hyderabad to Nice. When traveling from Hyderabad in November, plan for colder days in Nice, with highs around 20°C, while nights are slightly colder with lows around 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Tue) early enough to drive to Aix-en-Provence.

Things to do in Nice

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Villefranche-sur-Mer, Villa & Jardins Ephrussi de Rothschild
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Villa & Jardins Ephrussi de Rothschild ©
Villa & Jardins Ephrussi de Rothschild
Vieille Ville ©
Vieille Ville
Musee d'Art Moderne Et d'Art Contemporain ©

2
nights
Aix-en-Provence

Aix-en-Provence ©
Aix-en-Provence is a small, classically Provençal town, famous for being home to Cézanne.
On the 4th (Wed), see the interesting displays at Site Memorial du Camp des Milles, take in the spiritual surroundings of Basilique Notre-Dame de la Garde, and then examine the collection at Fondation Vasarely. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Basilique Sainte-Marie-Madeleine, thensee the interesting displays at Musee Granet, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Paroisse Cathédrale Saint Sauveur Aix-en-Provence, and finally get engrossed in the history at Paul Cezanne’s Studio.

To see photos, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Aix-en-Provence journey maker tool.

You can drive from Nice to Aix-en-Provence in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect a daytime high around 19°C in November, and nighttime lows around 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Thu) early enough to drive to Carcassonne.

Things to do in Aix-en-Provence

Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Basilique Notre-Dame de la Garde, Basilique Sainte-Marie-Madeleine
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Musee Granet ©
Musee Granet
Basilique Sainte-Marie-Madeleine ©
Basilique Sainte-Marie-Madeleine
Basilique Notre-Dame de la Garde ©
Basilique Notre-Dame de la Garde

2
nights
Carcassonne

Carcassonne ©
Best known as a fortified town, Carcassonne is a walled city that provided the inspiration for the castle in Disney's "Sleeping Beauty" and the location for many scenes in Kevin Costner's movie "Robin Hood." For a daily dose of excitement, medieval jousting tournaments are held twice per day between the two walls--while this may sound like a typical touristy show, it's actually an entertaining display of combative competition and horsemanship.
On the 6th (Fri), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Eglise St. Vincent, thenwander the streets of Cité de Carcassonne, thenlearn about all things military at Centre Culturel De La Memoire Combattante, and finally learn about winemaking at O'Vineyards. Here are some ideas for day two: steep yourself in history at Cathar Castles, step into the grandiose world of Chateau Comtal, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Eglise Saint-Nazaire, thensteep yourself in history at La Bastide Saint Louis, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of La Cite Medievale.

To find other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Carcassonne online holiday maker.

Traveling by car from Aix-en-Provence to Carcassonne takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. In November, daily temperatures in Carcassonne can reach 17°C, while at night they dip to 8°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Sat) early enough to travel to Bayeux.

Things to do in Carcassonne

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Museums
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O'Vineyards ©
O'Vineyards
Cité de Carcassonne ©
Cité de Carcassonne
Cathar Castles ©
Cathar Castles

2
nights
Bayeux

Bayeux ©
Most travelers take a trip to Bayeux to see the famed tapestry depicting the legendary Norman Conquest from the 11th century.
Start off your visit on the 8th (Sun): witness the site of a historic battle at Omaha Beach, thenstroll the grounds of Normandy American Cemetery, thenbrush up on your military savvy at Overlord Museum - Omaha Beach, and finally brush up on your military savvy at Batterie Allemande de Longues-Sure-Mer. Keep things going the next day: admire the striking features of Cathedrale Notre-Dame, thenadmire the masterpieces at Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux, thenstroll the grounds of Bayeux War Cemetery, and finally explore the different monuments and memorials at Ryes War Cementery.

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You can fly from Carcassonne to Bayeux in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from Carcassonne in November, you will find days in Bayeux are a bit cooler (13°C), and nights are about the same (6°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Paris.

Things to do in Bayeux

Historic Sites Museums Beaches

Side Trips

Colleville-sur-Mer, Omaha Beach, Batterie Allemande de Longues-Sure-Mer, Ryes War Cementery
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Normandy American Cemetery ©
Normandy American Cemetery
Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux ©
Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux
Omaha Beach ©
Omaha Beach

4
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.
Popular historic sites such as Eiffel Tower and Arc de Triomphe are in your itinerary. Let the collections at Louvre Museum and Musee d'Orsay capture your imagination. Next up on the itinerary: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre, stroll the grounds of The Paris Catacombs, take in the spiritual surroundings of Eglise Saint-Gervais Saint-Protais, and walk around Luxembourg Gardens.

To see photos, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Paris trip planner.

Drive from Bayeux to Paris in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. November in Paris sees daily highs of 12°C and lows of 6°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Museums Parks
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Musee d'Orsay ©
Musee d'Orsay
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum

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