14 days in South of France Itinerary

14 days in South of France Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Nice
— 2 nights
2
Saint-Raphael
— 3 nights
3
Carcassonne Center
— 2 nights
4
Avignon
— 2 nights
5
Marseille
— 2 nights

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.
Nice is known for museums, historic sites, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: wander the streets of Vieille Ville, take some stellar pictures from Mt Boron, relax and rejuvenate at some of the top local wellness centers, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cathedrale Saint-Nicolas a Nice.

To see other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, read Nice attractions planner.

Kuantan, Malaysia to Nice is an approximately 27-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Malaysia Time (MYT) to Central European Standard Time (CET) is minus 7 hours. In April, Nice is cooler than Kuantan - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Saint-Raphael.

Things to do in Nice

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods
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Vieille Ville ©
Vieille Ville
Promenade des Anglais ©
Promenade des Anglais
Colline du Chateau overlook ©
Colline du Chateau overlook

3
nights
Saint-Raphael

Saint-Raphael ©
Saint-Raphael vacations have so much more to offer than an indulgent splurge on a beach.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Saint-Raphael: Saint-Tropez (Sentier du Littoral & Chapelle Sainte-Anne), Sainte-Maxime (Kelys, Eglise Sainte-Maxime, &more) and Randonnee Bormes-les-Mimosas (in Bormes-Les-Mimosas). There's more to do: don't miss a visit to Massif de l'Esterel.

For photos, maps, ratings, and tourist information, read Saint-Raphael trip itinerary website.

Getting from Nice to Saint-Raphael by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. While traveling from Nice, expect a bit warmer days and little chillier nights in Saint-Raphael, ranging from highs of °C to lows of °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Fri) so you can drive to Carcassonne Center.

Things to do in Saint-Raphael

Outdoors Wildlife Tours

Side Trips

Sainte-Maxime, Saint-Tropez, Chapelle Notre-Dame-de-Jerusalem, Randonnee Bormes-les-Mimosas
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Randonnee Bormes-les-Mimosas ©
Randonnee Bormes-les-Mimosas
Massif de l'Esterel ©
Massif de l'Esterel
Chapelle Sainte-Anne ©
Chapelle Sainte-Anne

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Carcassonne Center

Carcassonne Center ©
Start off your visit on the 20th (Sat): do a tasting at O'Vineyards, explore the historical opulence of Chateau et Remparts de la Cite de Carcassonne, thensteep yourself in history at Cathar Castles, and finally take a stroll through Cité de Carcassonne. Here are some ideas for day two: kick your exploration up a notch at O2 Aventure and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Eglise Saint-Nazaire.

Make your Carcassonne Center itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

Traveling by car from Saint-Raphael to Carcassonne Center takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of flight and train. Traveling from Saint-Raphael in April, you will find days in Carcassonne Center are little chillier (°C), and nights are about the same (°C). On the 21st (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Avignon.

Things to do in Carcassonne Center

Historic Sites Outdoors Tours

Side Trip

O'Vineyards
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O'Vineyards ©
O'Vineyards
Cité de Carcassonne ©
Cité de Carcassonne
Chateau et Remparts de la Cite de Carcassonne ©

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Mon): take an in-depth tour of Musee Calvet, thenexplore the world behind art at Carrieres des Lumieres, thendon't miss a visit to Pont d'Avignon, and finally step into the grandiose world of Palais des Papes. Here are some ideas for day two: indulge your taste buds at Travel in Provence, thenget your game on at RS ONE Simulations Salle de Jeux en Realite Virtuelle, thensee the interesting displays at Musee Angladon, and finally make a trip to Livree Ceccano.

To find traveler tips, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Avignon road trip app.

Traveling by car from Carcassonne Center to Avignon takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In April, daytime highs in Avignon are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Tue) to allow time to drive to Marseille.

Things to do in Avignon

Tours Museums Wineries

Side Trips

Travel in Provence, Carrieres des Lumieres
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Travel in Provence ©
Travel in Provence
Palais des Papes ©
Palais des Papes
Carrieres des Lumieres ©
Carrieres des Lumieres

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Marseille

Marseille ©
The 2013 European "Capital of Culture," Marseille is the largest port city on the breezy Mediterranean coast and the second largest city in France.
On the 24th (Wed), contemplate the long history of Paroisse Cathédrale Saint Sauveur Aix-en-Provence, don't miss a visit to Randonnees theatrales Marcel Pagnol Cie Dans la cour des Grands, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Basilique Notre-Dame de la Garde. Keep things going the next day: wander the streets of The Panier, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Cathédrale La Major, and then take in the dramatic natural features at Calanques.

For photos, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Marseille trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Avignon to Marseille in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. In April, daytime highs in Marseille are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Marseille

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Paroisse Cathédrale Saint Sauveur Aix-en-Provence, Calanques
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Basilique Notre-Dame de la Garde ©
Basilique Notre-Dame de la Garde
Calanques ©
Calanques

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