30 days in France Itinerary

30 days in France Itinerary

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Start: Berlin
Fly:  4 h 45 min
1
Paris
— 5 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
2
Rouen
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
3
Bayeux
— 4 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
4
Mont-Saint-Michel
— 2 nights
Fly:  6 h 15 min
5
Nice
— 5 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
6
Saint-Tropez
— 5 nights
Drive:  2 h
7
Marseille
— 5 nights
Fly:  5 h 30 min
End: Berlin

5
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.
Take a break from Paris with a short trip to Palace of Versailles in Versailles, about 48 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: explore the world behind art at Louvre Museum, appreciate the history behind Arc de Triomphe, see the interesting displays at Musee Rodin, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre.

For traveler tips, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Paris trip maker app.

Berlin, Germany to Paris is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also take a train; or drive. In May, plan for daily highs up to 20°C, and evening lows to 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Wed) so you can drive to Rouen.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Palace of Versailles
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Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Musee d'Orsay ©
Musee d'Orsay
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower

3
nights
Rouen

Rouen ©
Rouen is situated on the River Seine, about 90 minutes from Paris.
Venture out of the city with trips to Fondation Claude Monet (in Giverny) and Etretat (Chemin des Douaniers & Falaises d'Etretat). There's much more to do: admire the striking features of Cathedrale Notre-Dame de Rouen, don't miss a visit to La maison sublime, admire the natural beauty at Jardins d'Angelique, and steep yourself in history at Chateau Gaillard.

For traveler tips, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Rouen online travel planner.

Traveling by car from Paris to Rouen takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In May, plan for daily highs up to 20°C, and evening lows to 8°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sat) to allow time to drive to Bayeux.

Things to do in Rouen

Parks Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Etretat, Chateau Gaillard, Fondation Claude Monet, Jardins d'Angelique
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Fondation Claude Monet ©
Fondation Claude Monet
Falaises d'Etretat ©
Falaises d'Etretat
Cathedrale Notre-Dame de Rouen ©
Cathedrale Notre-Dame de Rouen

4
nights
Bayeux

Bayeux ©
Most travelers take a trip to Bayeux to see the famed tapestry depicting the legendary Norman Conquest from the 11th century.
Eglise Saint-Patrice de Bayeux has been added to your itinerary. Venture out of the city with trips to Pegasus Memorial (in Ranville), Church of Angoville-Au-Plain (in Angoville-Au-Plain) and Hapik (in Mondeville). There's much more to do: explore the different monuments and memorials at Normandy American Cemetery, admire the landmark architecture of Cathedrale Notre-Dame, walk around Jardin Public de Bayeux, and contemplate the long history of Memorial 1st US Infantry Division Omaha Beach.

To find photos, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Bayeux trip website.

Getting from Rouen to Bayeux by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In May, daily temperatures in Bayeux can reach 19°C, while at night they dip to 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Wed) early enough to drive to Mont-Saint-Michel.

Things to do in Bayeux

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Colleville-sur-Mer, Memorial de Caen, Liberators Museum - Normandy 1944, Beny-sur-Mer Canadian War Cemetery, Pegasus Memorial
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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

2
nights
Mont-Saint-Michel

Mont-Saint-Michel ©
Le Mont-Saint-Michel is an island commune in Normandy, France. Kick off your visit on the 27th (Thu): explore the different monuments and memorials at Cimetiere Militaire Americain de Saint-James, trek along Chemins de la Baie du Mont Saint-Michel, and then stroll the grounds of Mausolee du Mont d'Huisnes. Keep things going the next day: admire the landmark architecture of Mont Saint-Michel.

For other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Mont-Saint-Michel travel route planner.

Traveling by car from Bayeux to Mont-Saint-Michel takes 2 hours. In May, plan for daily highs up to 19°C, and evening lows to 9°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Fri) early enough to travel to Nice.

Things to do in Mont-Saint-Michel

Historic Sites Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Chemins de la Baie du Mont Saint-Michel, Cimetiere Militaire Americain de Saint-James, Mausolee du Mont d'Huisnes
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Mont Saint-Michel ©
Mont Saint-Michel
Cimetiere Militaire Americain de Saint-James ©
Chemins de la Baie du Mont Saint-Michel ©
Chemins de la Baie du Mont Saint-Michel

5
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: stop by Vieille Ville, get great views at Colline du Chateau overlook, relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, and have some family-friendly fun at SENSAS Nice.

To find more things to do, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Nice vacation maker tool.

Fly from Mont-Saint-Michel to Nice in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or do a combination of bus and train. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Mont-Saint-Michel in May, with highs in Nice at 24°C and lows at 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Wed) early enough to drive to Saint-Tropez.

Things to do in Nice

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Spas, Eglise St Pierre & Paul
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Musee d'Art Moderne Et d'Art Contemporain ©
Vieille Ville ©
Vieille Ville
Colline du Chateau overlook ©
Colline du Chateau overlook

5
nights
Saint-Tropez

Saint-Tropez ©
Saint-Tropez is a town, 100km west of Nice, in the Var department of the Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur region of southeastern France. Change things up with these side-trips from Saint-Tropez: Bormes-Les-Mimosas (Eglise Saint-Trophyme & Randonnee Bormes-les-Mimosas), Plage du Pellegrin (in La Londe Les Maures) and La Mene (in Grimaud). There's still lots to do: look for all kinds of wild species at Le Cap Lardier, explore the world behind art at Le musée de l’Annonciade, tee off at Golf de Cap Esterel, and take in the awesome beauty at Mont Vinaigre.

To find ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Saint-Tropez road trip planner.

Traveling by car from Nice to Saint-Tropez takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and ferry. When traveling from Nice in June, plan for a bit warmer days in Saint-Tropez, with highs around 34°C, while nights are a bit cooler with lows around 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Marseille.

Things to do in Saint-Tropez

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Bormes-Les-Mimosas, La Croix-Valmer, Sainte-Maxime, Grimaud, Saint-Raphael
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Cap Taillat ©
Cap Taillat
Randonnee Bormes-les-Mimosas ©
Randonnee Bormes-les-Mimosas
Le Cap Lardier ©
Le Cap Lardier

5
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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Marseille: Cassis (Stand-Up Paddleboarding, Bestouan Beach, &more), La Ciotat (Route des Cretes & Chapelle Notre-Dame de la Garde) and Aix-en-Provence (Site Granet XXe, Collection Jean Planque & Paroisse Cathédrale Saint Sauveur Aix-en-Provence). Next up on the itinerary: make a trip to Randonnees theatrales Marcel Pagnol Cie Dans la cour des Grands, pause for some serene contemplation at Saint Michel Church, take in the spiritual surroundings of Basilique Notre-Dame de la Garde, and have some family-friendly fun at Laser game Evolution.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, read our Marseille road trip website.

Drive from Saint-Tropez to Marseille in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. In June, plan for daily highs up to 33°C, and evening lows to 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Marseille

Outdoors Parks Tours

Side Trips

Cassis, La Ciotat, Aix-en-Provence, Laser game Evolution
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Route des Cretes ©
Route des Cretes

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