30 days in South of France Itinerary

30 days in South of France Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Calvi, Corsica
— 3 nights
2
Bonifacio, Corsica
— 2 nights
3
Nice
— 3 nights
4
Vallon-Pont-d'Arc
— 3 nights
5
Montpellier
— 3 nights
6
Argeles-sur-Mer
— 3 nights
7
Sarlat-la-Caneda
— 3 nights
8
La Rochelle
— 3 nights
9
Bordeaux
— 5 nights

3
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Calvi, Corsica

Calvi ©
Calvi is a commune in the Haute-Corse department of France on the island of Corsica.It is the seat of the Canton of Calvi, which contains Calvi and one other commune, Lumio. You'll get in some beach time at Aregno Beach and Plage de Bodri. Kids will enjoy Chapelle de Notre Dame de la Serra and Off-Road Tours. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Calvi: Marche Couvert (in Ile Rousse) and Galeria (Vallée du Fango & Galeria Marina). And it doesn't end there: identify plant and animal life at Desert des Agriates, delve into the distant past at Village abandonné d'Occi, see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, and don't miss a visit to Les Calanche Cliffs.

For traveler tips, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Calvi trip planner.

Atlanta, USA to Calvi is an approximately 16.5-hour flight. Traveling from Atlanta to Calvi, you'll lose 6 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Atlanta in June, expect Calvi to be a bit cooler, temps between °F and °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Mon) so you can drive to Bonifacio.

Things to do in Calvi

Outdoors Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Corsica, Galeria, Marche Couvert, Aregno Beach, Plage de Bodri
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Chapelle de Notre Dame de la Serra ©
Chapelle de Notre Dame de la Serra
Nature Reserve of Scandola ©
Nature Reserve of Scandola
Village abandonné d'Occi ©
Village abandonné d'Occi

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Bonifacio, Corsica

Bonifacio ©
At the southernmost tip of the island of Corsica, Bonifacio is a city with chalk-white limestone outcrops sculpted into unusual shapes by the ocean.
On the 6th (Tue), zoom along the surf with a waterskiing or jet-skiing adventure, tour the pleasant surroundings at Plage du Petit Sperone, pause for some serene contemplation at Eglise Sainte Croix, stroll the grounds of Cimetiere Marin de Bonifacio, thendon't miss a visit to Escalier du Roi d'Aragon (King Aragon Steps), and finally Head underground at Grottes de Bonifacio. On the 7th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: look for gifts at KOCOTTE, thenkick back and relax at Plage De Roccapina, thentour the pleasant surroundings at La Tonnara Beach, and finally see Off-Road Tours.

For reviews, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Bonifacio day trip app.

Getting from Calvi to Bonifacio by car takes about 4 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Calvi in June, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Bonifacio, with lows of °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Nice.

Things to do in Bonifacio

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trip

Plage De Roccapina
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Plage du Petit Sperone ©
Plage du Petit Sperone
La Tonnara Beach ©
La Tonnara Beach
Grottes de Bonifacio ©
Grottes de Bonifacio

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.
Museum-lovers will appreciate Villa & Jardins Ephrussi de Rothschild and Musee Fragonard. Step off the beaten path and head to La cité médiévale and Le Suquet. Get out of town with these interesting Nice side-trips: Cannes (Île Sainte-Marguerite & Lérins Islands) and Le Sentier du Littoral, Cap d'Antibes (in Antibes). It doesn't end there: steep yourself in history at Villa Kerylos and take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedrale Sainte-Reparate.

To find more things to do, maps, reviews, and tourist information, use the Nice trip itinerary tool.

You can fly from Bonifacio to Nice in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. Traveling from Bonifacio in June, expect nights in Nice to be a bit warmer, around °F, while days are little chillier, around °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Vallon-Pont-d'Arc.

Things to do in Nice

Historic Sites Nature Parks

Side Trips

Cannes, La cité médiévale, Villa Kerylos, Le Sentier du Littoral, Cap d'Antibes, Villa & Jardins Ephrussi de Rothschild
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Villa Kerylos ©
Villa Kerylos
Villa & Jardins Ephrussi de Rothschild ©
Villa & Jardins Ephrussi de Rothschild
Le Suquet ©
Le Suquet

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Vallon-Pont-d'Arc

Vallon-Pont-d'Arc ©
Vallon-Pont-d'Arc is a commune in the Ardèche department in southern France.Vallon-Pont-d'Arc is a capital of prehistoric and cultural tourism. Step out of the city life by going to Gorges de l'Ardeche and Grotte de la Salamandre. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Grand Site de l'Aven d'Orgnac and Chateau de Grignan. Take a break from Vallon-Pont-d'Arc with a short trip to Cascades du Sautadet in La Roque-sur-Ceze, about 48 minutes away. There's lots more to do: explore the striking landscape at Le Pont d'Arc, add some adventure to your tour with a kayaking and canoeing tour, and examine the collection at Domaine Lavandais - Musee de la Lavande.

To find traveler tips, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Vallon-Pont-d'Arc trip itinerary builder.

You can drive from Nice to Vallon-Pont-d'Arc in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. While traveling from Nice, expect a bit warmer days and slightly colder nights in Vallon-Pont-d'Arc, ranging from highs of °F to lows of °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Tue) so you can go by car to Montpellier.

Things to do in Vallon-Pont-d'Arc

Nature Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Cascades du Sautadet, Grand Site de l'Aven d'Orgnac, Domaine Lavandais - Musee de la Lavande, Grotte de la Salamandre, Chateau de Grignan
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Le Pont d'Arc ©
Le Pont d'Arc
Grand Site de l'Aven d'Orgnac ©
Grand Site de l'Aven d'Orgnac
Chateau de Grignan ©
Chateau de Grignan

3
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Montpellier

Montpellier ©
"Montpellier is a modern, compact, and fast-growing city about 10 km (6 mi) inland from the Mediterranean coast with an active, youthful vibe.
Take a break from the city and head to Espiguette Beach and Horseback Riding Tours. Get some cultural insight at Roman Theatre of Orange and Forteresse de Mornas. Get out of town with these interesting Montpellier side-trips: Salin d'Aigues-Mortes (in Aigues-Mortes), Arles (Musee Departemental Arles Antique & Eglise St-Trophime) and Notre Dame de la Mer - Église fortifiée (in Saintes-Maries-de-la-Mer). The adventure continues: admire the masterpieces at Musee Fabre, steep yourself in history at Porte du Peyrou, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedrale St-Pierre.

To find more things to do, reviews, maps, and tourist information, read our Montpellier trip itinerary app.

You can drive from Vallon-Pont-d'Arc to Montpellier in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and train; or do a combination of bus and train. In June, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Fri) early enough to drive to Argeles-sur-Mer.

Things to do in Montpellier

Historic Sites Museums Outdoors

Side Trips

Arles, Saintes-Maries-de-la-Mer, Salin d'Aigues-Mortes, Espiguette Beach, Forteresse de Mornas
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Roman Theatre of Orange ©
Roman Theatre of Orange
Forteresse de Mornas ©
Forteresse de Mornas
Musee Departemental Arles Antique ©
Musee Departemental Arles Antique

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Argeles-sur-Mer

Argeles-sur-Mer ©
Argelès-sur-Mer is a commune in the Pyrénées-Orientales department in southern France.It is about 25 km from Perpignan.GeographyArgelès-sur-Mer is located in the canton of La Côte Vermeille and in the arrondissement of Céret.Argelès-sur-Mer is on the Côte Vermeille at the foot of the Albères mountain range, close to the Spanish border. Get in touch with nature at Sentier du Littoral and Scuba & Snorkeling. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Abbaye de Fontfroide and Chateau Royale de Collioure. Venture out of the city with trips to Chateau de Peyrepertuse (in Duilhac-sous-Peyrepertuse), Château de Salses (in Salses-Le-Chateau) and Chateau de Queribus (in Cucugnan). There's still lots to do: stroll around Promenade du Front de Mer, tour the old-fashioned way with Le Petit Train Touristique de la Cote Vermeille, steep yourself in history at Fort Saint-Elme, and pause for some serene contemplation at Cathedrale St-Jean.

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Traveling by car from Montpellier to Argeles-sur-Mer takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In June, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Mon) early enough to drive to Sarlat-la-Caneda.

Things to do in Argeles-sur-Mer

Historic Sites Wildlife Tours

Side Trips

Collioure, Cathedrale St-Jean, Chateau de Peyrepertuse, Abbaye de Fontfroide, Château de Salses
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Chateau de Queribus ©
Chateau de Queribus
Château de Salses ©
Château de Salses
Abbaye de Fontfroide
Abbaye de Fontfroide

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Sarlat-la-Caneda

Sarlat-la-Caneda ©
Sarlat-la-Caneda is the capital of the former Périgord Noir, now referred to as the Aquitaine region that is home to a historical area consisting of impeccably preserved 14th-century buildings and sites.
Explore hidden gems such as Chateau de Beynac and The Maison Forte de Reignac. Get some cultural insight at Chateau des Milandes and Bourg Medieval de Saint-Cirq Lapopie. Change things up with these side-trips from Sarlat-la-Caneda: Grotte de Rouffignac (in Rouffignac-Saint-Cernin-de-Reilhac), La Foret des Singes (in Rocamadour) and Grotte du Pech-Merle (in Cabrerets). Next up on the itinerary: paddle through the water with Canoes Loisirs, explore the fascinating underground world of Les Abris prehistoriques de Laugerie Basse, step into the grandiose world of Chateau de Commarque, and steep yourself in history at Roc de Cazelle.

To find maps, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Sarlat-la-Caneda route planner.

You can drive from Argeles-sur-Mer to Sarlat-la-Caneda in 4.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and bus; or take a train. Traveling from Argeles-sur-Mer in June, Sarlat-la-Caneda is little chillier at night with lows of °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Thu) to allow time to drive to La Rochelle.

Things to do in Sarlat-la-Caneda

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trips

Les Eyzies-de-Tayac-Sireuil, The Maison Forte de Reignac, Bourg Medieval de Saint-Cirq Lapopie, Chateau de Beynac, Grotte de Rouffignac
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Grotte de Rouffignac ©
Grotte de Rouffignac
Grotte du Pech-Merle ©
Grotte du Pech-Merle
Chateau de Beynac ©
Chateau de Beynac

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La Rochelle

La Rochelle ©
Driving on the narrow streets can be difficult in La Rochelle so walking or biking will give you the best view of the pale stone buildings that give the Vieux Port, or old port, a distinctly Mediterranean quality.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Le phare de chassiron and Plage de Chatelaillon. Musee Maritime de La Rochelle and Musee des Commerces d'Autrefois will appeal to museum buffs. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around La Rochelle: La Marcelle (in Boyardville), Saint Martin de Re (Clocher Observatoire & Port de Saint-Martin-de-Re) and Fort Louvois (in Bourcefranc le Chapus). There's still lots to do: see the interesting displays at Abbaye des Chateliers, make a trip to Towers of La Rochelle, and learn about all things military at Le Bunker de La Rochelle.

For more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the La Rochelle trip planner.

You can drive from Sarlat-la-Caneda to La Rochelle in 4 hours. Other options are to take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Sarlat-la-Caneda in June, you will find days in La Rochelle are little chillier (°F), and nights are about the same (°F). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Sun) early enough to drive to Bordeaux.

Things to do in La Rochelle

Museums Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trips

Saint Martin de Re, Musee des Commerces d'Autrefois, Plage de Chatelaillon, Le phare de chassiron, Abbaye des Chateliers
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Fort Louvois ©
Fort Louvois
Le phare de chassiron ©
Le phare de chassiron
Plage de Chatelaillon ©
Plage de Chatelaillon

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Bordeaux

Bordeaux ©
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.
Step off the beaten path and head to Port of the Moon and Eglise Sainte-Eulalie. Family-friendly places like Stade Nautique de Pessac and Ecosite du Bourgailh will thrill your kids. The adventure continues: explore the world behind art at Baptistere St-Jean, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Eglise Sainte-Croix, test your problem-solving skills at The Hostel Escape game, and soothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers.

To find other places to visit and other tourist information, read Bordeaux trip itinerary builder.

Traveling by car from La Rochelle to Bordeaux takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from La Rochelle in June, expect nights in Bordeaux to be about the same, around °F, while days are a bit warmer, around °F. You will have some time to spend on the 30th (Fri) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Bordeaux

Historic Sites Parks Museums
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Port of the Moon ©
Port of the Moon
Eglise Sainte-Croix ©
Eglise Sainte-Croix

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