25 days in France Itinerary

25 days in France Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Brisbane
Fly:  25 h
1
Paris
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
2
Bayeux
— 3 nights
Fly:  6 h 15 min
3
Castellane
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
4
La Londe Les Maures
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
5
Saint-Raphael
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
6
Nice
— 7 nights
Fly:  27 h
End: Brisbane

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.
Venture out of the city with trips to Versailles (Monument au General Hoche & Palace of Versailles). Next up on the itinerary: admire the striking features of Arc de Triomphe, don't miss a visit to Place de la Concorde, admire the masterpieces at Louvre Museum, and wander the streets of Montmartre.

Before you visit Paris, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

Brisbane, Australia to Paris is an approximately 25-hour flight. Traveling from Brisbane to Paris, you'll gain 9 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Brisbane in August; daily highs in Paris reach 29°C and lows reach 16°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sun) so you can drive to Bayeux.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Versailles
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Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Arc de Triomphe ©
Arc de Triomphe

3
nights
Bayeux

Bayeux ©
Most travelers take a trip to Bayeux to see the famed tapestry depicting the legendary Norman Conquest from the 11th century.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Bayeux: Hippodrome de Clairefontaine (in Tourgeville), Chateau Guillaume-le-Conquerant (in Falaise) and Hippodrome Deauville La Touques (in Deauville City). Next up on the itinerary: stroll the grounds of Normandy American Cemetery, witness the site of a historic battle at Memorial 1st US Infantry Division Omaha Beach, admire the striking features of Cathedrale Notre-Dame, and examine the collection at Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux.

To find reviews, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Bayeux road trip planning website.

You can drive from Paris to Bayeux in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. August in Bayeux sees daily highs of 26°C and lows of 14°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Wed) so you can travel to Castellane.

Things to do in Bayeux

Historic Sites Fun & Games Casinos

Side Trips

Colleville-sur-Mer, Hippodrome de Clairefontaine, Chateau Guillaume-le-Conquerant, Hippodrome Deauville La Touques
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Normandy American Cemetery ©
Normandy American Cemetery
Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux ©
Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux
Chateau Guillaume-le-Conquerant ©
Chateau Guillaume-le-Conquerant

3
nights
Castellane

Castellane is a commune in the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence department in southeastern France. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Castellane: Route des Cretes La Palud (in La Palud sur Verdon), Village de Bargeme (in Bargeme) and Entrevaux (Porte Royale & Musee de la Moto d'Entrevaux). There's much more to do: get the adrenaline pumping with an extreme tour, see the interesting displays at CitroMuseum, take in breathtaking views at Les Gorges du Verdon, and relax and float downstream with a rafting and tubing tour.

To find photos and more tourist information, go to the Castellane vacation planner.

You can fly from Bayeux to Castellane in 7 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and taxi; or drive. Traveling from Bayeux in September, you will find days in Castellane are a bit warmer (32°C), and nights are about the same (16°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Sat) to allow time to drive to La Londe Les Maures.

Things to do in Castellane

Outdoors Tours Museums

Side Trips

Entrevaux, Route des Cretes La Palud, Les Gorges du Verdon, Village de Bargeme
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Adrenaline & Extreme Tours
Les Gorges du Verdon ©
Les Gorges du Verdon
Musee de la Moto d'Entrevaux ©
Musee de la Moto d'Entrevaux

3
nights
La Londe Les Maures

La Londe Les Maures is known for wildlife, zoos & aquariums, and beaches. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: head outdoors with Plage de Saint-Clair, do a tasting at Domaine Sainte Marie, kick back and relax at Plage de Cabasson, and stroll through Plage de l'Estagnol.

To see other places to visit, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the La Londe Les Maures trip maker tool.

Getting from Castellane to La Londe Les Maures by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus, train, and taxi; or do a combination of bus and train. When traveling from Castellane in September, plan for a bit cooler days and about the same nights in La Londe Les Maures: temperatures range from 29°C by day to 18°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Tue) so you can go by car to Saint-Raphael.

Things to do in La Londe Les Maures

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Bormes-Les-Mimosas, Le Lavandou
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Plage de Saint-Clair ©
Plage de Saint-Clair
Plage de Cabasson ©
Plage de Cabasson

3
nights
Saint-Raphael

Saint-Raphael ©
Saint-Raphael vacations have so much more to offer than an indulgent splurge on a beach.
Explore Saint-Raphael's surroundings by going to Waterworld lake of gaudrade (in Puget-sur-Argens) and Le Lavandou (Plage de Cavaliere, Plage de Jean Blanc, &more). There's still lots to do: see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, pause for some serene contemplation at Basilique Notre-Dame de la Victoire, see the vivid underwater world at Lion of the Sea (Lion de Mer), and get outside with Sublim Sky.

To find reviews, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, read Saint-Raphael day trip website.

Drive from La Londe Les Maures to Saint-Raphael in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and train. Expect a daytime high around 30°C in September, and nighttime lows around 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Fri) so you can drive to Nice.

Things to do in Saint-Raphael

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Frejus, Le Lavandou, Waterworld lake of gaudrade
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Plage de Jean Blanc ©
Plage de Jean Blanc
Waterworld lake of gaudrade ©
Waterworld lake of gaudrade
Scuba & Snorkeling

7
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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Nice: Villeneuve-Loubet (Pitchoun Forest & Parc de Vaugrenier), Cannes (Marche Forville & Villa Domergue) and Antibes (Eglise Notre Dame de la Garoupe, Garoupe Lighthouse (Phare de la Garoupe), &more). Next up on the itinerary: admire nature's wide array of creatures at Marineland, look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas, cool off at Aquasplash, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cathedrale Saint-Nicolas a Nice.

To find maps, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Nice route planning tool.

Traveling by car from Saint-Raphael to Nice takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Nice when traveling from Saint-Raphael in September, with lows around 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 17th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Nice

Parks Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Antibes, Villeneuve-Loubet, Cannes, Scuba & Snorkeling
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Marineland ©
Marineland
Vieille Ville ©
Vieille Ville
Colline du Chateau overlook ©
Colline du Chateau overlook

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