17 days in France Itinerary

17 days in France Itinerary

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Giverny
— 1 night
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Rouen
— 1 night
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Honfleur
— 2 nights
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Bayeux
— 1 night
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Mont-Saint-Michel
— 1 night
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Saint-Malo
— 2 nights
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Lannion
— 1 night
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Pont-Croix
— 2 nights
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Quiberon
— 3 nights
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Nantes
— 1 night
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Bordeaux
— 1 night

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Giverny

Giverny ©
Giverny is a small French village in Upper Normandy, best known as the rural retreat of the Impressionist painter Claude Monet (1840-1926).
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Sun): steep yourself in history at Chateau Gaillard, explore the historical opulence of Chateau de La Roche-Guyon, then take in nature's colorful creations at Fondation Claude Monet, and finally explore the world behind art at Musee des impressionnismes.

To find where to stay, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Giverny trip builder website.

Gallarate, Italy to Giverny is an approximately 6-hour combination of car and flight. You can also do a combination of car and flight; or drive. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Gallarate in August; daily highs in Giverny reach 27°C and lows reach 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Rouen.

Things to do in Giverny

Museums · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trips

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Fondation Claude Monet ©
Fondation Claude Monet
Musee des impressionnismes ©
Musee des impressionnismes
Chateau Gaillard ©
Chateau Gaillard

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Rouen

Rouen

City of a Hundred Spires

Rouen is situated on the River Seine, about 90 minutes from Paris.
To see ratings, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Rouen trip maker app.

You can drive from Giverny to Rouen in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train. In August, daytime highs in Rouen are 26°C, while nighttime lows are 14°C. On the 10th (Mon), you're off to Honfleur.

Things to do in Rouen

Outdoors · Historic Sites · Parks · Fun & Games
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Honfleur

Honfleur ©
Honfleur is a town surrounding a beautiful little 17th-century harbor in Lower Normandy.
Honfleur is known for historic sites, wildlife, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: don't miss a visit to Vieux Bassin, pause for some serene contemplation at Notre Dame de Grace, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Saint Catherine's Catholic Church, and identify plant and animal life at Naturospace.

For ratings, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Honfleur journey maker site.

Getting from Rouen to Honfleur by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. August in Honfleur sees daily highs of 24°C and lows of 15°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Bayeux.

Things to do in Honfleur

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Wildlife
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Saint Catherine's Catholic Church ©
Saint Catherine's Catholic Church
Vieux Bassin ©
Vieux Bassin
Notre Dame de Grace ©
Notre Dame de Grace

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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 13th (Thu), make a trip to Atelier Galerie Ludovic Grand-Guillot, then admire the striking features of Cathedrale Notre-Dame, then stroll the grounds of Bayeux War Cemetery, and finally don't miss a visit to Reporters Memorial.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Bayeux trip planner.

Drive from Honfleur to Bayeux in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or take a train. In August, plan for daily highs up to 26°C, and evening lows to 14°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Mont-Saint-Michel.

Things to do in Bayeux

Historic Sites
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Cathedrale Notre-Dame ©
Cathedrale Notre-Dame
 Bayeux War Cemetery
Bayeux War Cemetery
Reporters Memorial ©
Reporters Memorial

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Mont-Saint-Michel

Mont-Saint-Michel ©
Le Mont-Saint-Michel is an island commune in Normandy, France. On the 13th (Thu), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Église Saint-Pierre - Le Mont-Saint-Michel.

To see maps, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Mont-Saint-Michel tour itinerary planner.

You can drive from Bayeux to Mont-Saint-Michel in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. August in Mont-Saint-Michel sees daily highs of 26°C and lows of 15°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Saint-Malo.

Things to do in Mont-Saint-Michel

Historic Sites · Parks · Wildlife
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Mont Saint-Michel ©
Mont Saint-Michel
Mont Saint-Michel Bay ©
Mont Saint-Michel Bay
Église Saint-Pierre - Le Mont-Saint-Michel ©

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Saint-Malo

Saint-Malo ©
Once the feared base of pirates and heavily fortified against Norman attacks, today's coastal Saint-Malo is one of the top tourist draws.
On the 15th (Sat), observe the fascinating underwater world at Grand Aquarium, take in the spiritual surroundings of Saint-Malo Cathedral, then make a trip to Les Remparts de Saint-Malo, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Plage du Sillon, and finally experience rural life at Tombelaine Coquillages. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: walk around Parc du Thabor, make a trip to Centre Historique, then get to know the fascinating history of Pointe du Grouin, and finally admire the natural beauty at Roseraie Sainte-Anne.

To find more things to do, photos, reviews, and tourist information, read our Saint-Malo online attractions planner.

Traveling by car from Mont-Saint-Michel to Saint-Malo takes an hour. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train; or take a bus. In August, daily temperatures in Saint-Malo can reach 26°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Lannion.

Things to do in Saint-Malo

Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Historic Sites · Outdoors

Side Trips

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Grand Aquarium ©
Grand Aquarium
Les Remparts de Saint-Malo ©
Les Remparts de Saint-Malo
Plage du Sillon ©
Plage du Sillon

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Lannion

Lannion
Lannion is a commune in the Côtes-d'Armor department in Brittany in northwestern France. Planning Lannion trip won't be overwheling when you use's Insprock itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from Saint-Malo to Lannion takes 2 hours. In August, daytime highs in Lannion are 23°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. On the 17th (Mon), you'll travel to Pont-Croix.

Things to do in Lannion

Outdoors · Parks · Historic Sites · Tours
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Pont-Croix

Pont-Croix ©
Pont-Croix is a commune in the Finistère department of Brittany in north-western France.The town lies about 5km from Audierne on the road to Douarnenez and is connected to Plouhinec by a small, scenic road that passes through the Goyen valley.International relationsIt is twinned with the civil Parish of Constantine in Kerrier, Cornwall.PopulationInhabitants of Pont-Croix are called in French Pontécruciens.SightsFrom Pont-Croix, short trips can be made to Pointe du Raz, Pointe du Van, and Baie des Trépassés. On the 17th (Mon), get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at L'Aquashow, then visit a coastal fixture at Phare d'Eckmuhl, and then make a trip to Pointe de la Torche. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 18th (Tue): don't miss a visit to Les Moulins de Trouguer, take some stellar pictures from Pointe de Brezellec, make a trip to Pointe du Raz, head outdoors with Baie des Trepasses, then make a trip to Pointe du Van, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Chapelle Saint-They.

For more things to do, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Pont-Croix online journey planner.

You can drive from Lannion to Pont-Croix in 2.5 hours. Another option is to drive. August in Pont-Croix sees daily highs of 23°C and lows of 16°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Wed) early enough to travel to Quiberon.

Things to do in Pont-Croix

Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Historic Sites · Outdoors

Side Trips

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L'Aquashow ©
L'Aquashow
Pointe du Raz ©
Pointe du Raz
Pointe du Van ©
Pointe du Van

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Quiberon

Quiberon
Quiberon is a commune in the Morbihan department in Brittany in western France.It is situated on the southern part of the Quiberon peninsula, the northern part being the commune of Saint-Pierre-Quiberon. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Quiberon: Bangor (Phare de Goulphar & Les Aiguilles de Port Coton), Lorient (Sous-Marin Flore, Keroman Submarine Base, &more) and Carnac stones (in Carnac). There's lots more to do: get outside with Cote Sauvage, look for gifts at La Cour d'Orgeres, don't miss a visit to Pointe du Conguel, and hike along Boucle de Quiberon.

For where to stay, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Quiberon online road trip planner.

Traveling by car from Pont-Croix to Quiberon takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Expect a daytime high around 25°C in August, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sat) so you can drive to Nantes.

Things to do in Quiberon

Museums · Parks · Outdoors · Historic Sites

Side Trips

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Cote Sauvage
Cote Sauvage
Carnac stones ©
Carnac stones
Les Aiguilles de Port Coton ©
Les Aiguilles de Port Coton

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Nantes

Nantes ©

Venice of the West

Regarded as an art and history city, Nantes is called the Venice of the West.
Before you visit Nantes, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

Drive from Quiberon to Nantes in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. While traveling from Quiberon, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Nantes, ranging from highs of 29°C to lows of 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Bordeaux.

Things to do in Nantes

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks
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Chateau des Ducs de Bretagne ©
Chateau des Ducs de Bretagne
Les Machines de L'ile ©
Les Machines de L'ile
Jardin des Plantes ©
Jardin des Plantes

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Bordeaux

Bordeaux

The Port of the Moon

With a long history of producing regional wines since the Romans brought grapevines here during the first century, so many people consider Bordeaux to be the wine capital of the world.
To find where to stay, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Bordeaux route tool.

Traveling by car from Nantes to Bordeaux takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 31°C in August, and nighttime lows around 18°C. On the 24th (Mon), you'll travel back home.

Things to do in Bordeaux

Outdoors · Tours · Wineries · Nightlife
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