15 days in France Itinerary

15 days in France Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: London
Train:  2 h 30 min
1
Paris
— 3 nights
Train:  2 h 15 min
2
Bayeux
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
3
Mont-Saint-Michel
— 1 night
+3
Bus + Subway + Bus + Fly:  6 h 15 min
4
Nice
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
5
Saint-Raphael
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h
6
Marseille
— 2 nights
Fly:  4 h 45 min
End: London

3
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.
Paris is known for museums, historic sites, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: steep yourself in history at Eiffel Tower, walk around Luxembourg Gardens, take a stroll through Le Marais, and visit Montmartre.

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London, UK to Paris is an approximately 2.5- hour train ride. You can also fly; or do a combination of car and train. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time to Central European Standard Time is 1 hour. Expect a daytime high around 20°C in May, and nighttime lows around 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Fri) so you can catch the train to Bayeux.

Things to do in Paris

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

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nights
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 23rd (Sat), contemplate the long history of Pointe du Hoc, explore the different monuments and memorials at Normandy American Cemetery, then take in the history at Memorial 1st US Infantry Division Omaha Beach, and finally tee off at Golf Omaha Beach. On your second day here, get engrossed in the history at Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux, explore the different monuments and memorials at Bayeux War Cemetery, then stroll around Jardin Public de Bayeux, and finally witness the site of a historic battle at Around Europe Battlefields Tours Day Tours.

For other places to visit, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Bayeux trip planner.

Traveling by train from Paris to Bayeux takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In May, daytime highs in Bayeux are 19°C, while nighttime lows are 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Sun) early enough to drive to Mont-Saint-Michel.

Things to do in Bayeux

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Colleville-sur-Mer, Golf Omaha Beach, Pointe du Hoc
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Normandy American Cemetery ©
Normandy American Cemetery
Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux ©
Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux
 Bayeux War Cemetery
Bayeux War Cemetery

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night
Mont-Saint-Michel

Mont-Saint-Michel ©
Le Mont-Saint-Michel is an island commune in Normandy, France. Kick off your visit on the 25th (Mon): don't miss a visit to Terrasse de l'Ouest, pause for some serene contemplation at Église Saint-Pierre - Le Mont-Saint-Michel, and then steep yourself in history at Mont Saint-Michel.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Mont-Saint-Michel online sightseeing planner.

Getting from Bayeux to Mont-Saint-Michel by car takes about 2 hours. In May, daily temperatures in Mont-Saint-Michel can reach 19°C, while at night they dip to 9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Mon) so you can travel to Nice.

Things to do in Mont-Saint-Michel

Historic Sites
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Mont Saint-Michel ©
Mont Saint-Michel
Église Saint-Pierre - Le Mont-Saint-Michel ©
Église Saint-Pierre - Le Mont-Saint-Michel

3
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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: don't miss a visit to Promenade des Anglais, take some stellar pictures from Colline du Chateau overlook, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cathedrale Saint-Nicolas a Nice, and stop by Vieille Ville.

To find photos, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Nice holiday planner.

You can do a combination of bus and flight from Mont-Saint-Michel to Nice in 6.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus, flight, and train; or do a combination of bus and train. In May, Nice is somewhat warmer than Mont-Saint-Michel - with highs of 24°C and lows of 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Saint-Raphael.

Things to do in Nice

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Villefranche-sur-Mer
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SENSAS Nice ©
SENSAS Nice
Promenade des Anglais ©
Promenade des Anglais
Vieille Ville ©
Vieille Ville

3
nights
Saint-Raphael

Saint-Raphael vacations have so much more to offer than an indulgent splurge on a beach.
Change things up with a short trip to Cueillette du Rocher in Roquebrune-sur-Argens (about 40 minutes away). There's still lots to do: see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, enjoy the sand and surf at Agay Beach, make a trip to Massif de l'Esterel, and trek along Les Balcons du Cap Roux.

For other places to visit, ratings, maps, and tourist information, go to the Saint-Raphael tour itinerary planner.

Drive from Nice to Saint-Raphael in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. In May in Saint-Raphael, expect temperatures between 26°C during the day and 13°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Marseille.

Things to do in Saint-Raphael

Outdoors Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Frejus, Cueillette du Rocher
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Massif de l'Esterel ©
Massif de l'Esterel
Cap du Dramont ©
Cap du Dramont

2
nights
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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Provence Connection Tours. Start off your visit on the 1st (Mon): see Provence Connection Tours, take in the spiritual surroundings of Basilique Notre-Dame de la Garde, take in the spiritual surroundings of Paroisse Cathédrale Saint Sauveur Aix-en-Provence, then put a fun spin on your tour with Mystery Games, and finally paddle through the water with a kayaking and canoeing tour. Keep things going the next day: take a stroll through The Panier and then don't miss a visit to Randonnees theatrales Marcel Pagnol Cie Dans la cour des Grands.

To see ratings, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Marseille trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Saint-Raphael to Marseille takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. May in Marseille sees daily highs of 26°C and lows of 14°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Marseille

Outdoors Tours Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Aix-en-Provence, Kayaking & Canoeing
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