11 days in France Itinerary

11 days in France Itinerary

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Chambery
— 1 night
2
Aix-les-Bains
— 2 nights
3
Annecy
— 5 nights
4
Lyon
— 2 nights

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Chambery

Chambery ©
Chambéry is a city in the department of Savoie, located in the Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region in south-eastern France.It is the capital of the department and has been the historical capital of the Savoy region since the 13th century, when Amadeus V, Count of Savoy, made the city his seat of power.Together with other Alpine towns Chambéry engages in the Alpine Town of the Year Association for the implementation of the Alpine Convention to achieve sustainable development in the Alpine Arc. Start off your visit on the 7th (Fri): take in the spiritual surroundings of Eglise Notre Dame du Rosaire, then get outside with Accrobranche D'un arbre a l'autre, and then explore the engaging exhibits at Galerie Eureka.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, use the Chambery vacation maker.

Paris to Chambery is an approximately 3.5-hour train ride. You can also fly; or drive. August in Chambery sees daily highs of 31°C and lows of 17°C at night. You will leave for Aix-les-Bains on the 8th (Sat).

Things to do in Chambery

Outdoors · Childrens Museums · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Accrobranche D'un arbre a l'autre
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Galerie Eureka ©
Galerie Eureka
Eglise Notre Dame du Rosaire ©
Eglise Notre Dame du Rosaire

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Aix-les-Bains

Aix-les-Bains ©
Aix-les-Bains, locally called Aix, is a commune in the Savoie department in the Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region in south-eastern France.Rising from the shores of the largest natural lake of glacial origin in France, the Lac du Bourget, this resort is one of the important French spa towns, and has the largest fresh water marina in France. On the 8th (Sat), find something for the whole family at Walibi Rhone-Alpes and then cruise along Maison d’Izieu. On the next day, fly like a bird with a parasailing or paragliding tour, cross one thing off your bucket list with Nguyen Parachutisme, and then get interesting insight from Green Experience.

For photos, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Aix-les-Bains trip builder tool.

Aix-les-Bains is just a stone's throw from Chambery. In August, daily temperatures in Aix-les-Bains can reach 30°C, while at night they dip to 17°C. On the 10th (Mon), you'll travel to Annecy.

Things to do in Aix-les-Bains

Outdoors · Tours · Adventure

Side Trips

Walibi Rhone-Alpes, Maison d’Izieu, Nguyen Parachutisme
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Nguyen Parachutisme ©
Nguyen Parachutisme
Walibi Rhone-Alpes ©
Walibi Rhone-Alpes
Parasailing & Paragliding

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Annecy

Annecy ©
The canals is in Annecy helped earn the medieval town the nickname the Venice of the Alps.
Attractions like Lake Annecy and La Tournette make great kid-friendly stops. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Annecy: Passy (Cascade de Chedde & Base de Loisirs du Lac de Passy), H2o Sport - Evolution 2 Peisey-Vallandry (in Landry) and Reve d'Eau (in Bellentre). Next up on the itinerary: cross one thing off your bucket list with A2L-Parapente, enjoy unforgettable views with Compagnie Des Ballons Michel, test your team's savvy at L'Atelier des Enigmes - Escape Game Annecy, and take in the dramatic natural features at Les Gorges du Fier.

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

Getting from Aix-les-Bains to Annecy by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 29°C in August, and nighttime lows around 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 15th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Lyon.

Things to do in Annecy

Parks · Outdoors · Nature

Side Trips

Saint-Gervais-les-Bains, Passy, Les Gorges du Fier, H2o Sport - Evolution 2 Peisey-Vallandry, Les Raquettes de l'Estancot
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Lake Annecy ©
Lake Annecy
L'Atelier des Enigmes - Escape Game Annecy ©
H2o Sport -  Evolution 2 Peisey-Vallandry ©
H2o Sport - Evolution 2 Peisey-Vallandry

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Lyon

Lyon ©
Lyon is a historical city with a vibrant cultural scene as the birthplace of cinema, the silk capital of the globe, and the second biggest Renaissance city following Venice.
On the 15th (Sat), take in the exciting artwork at Les Pin-Up de Marc Curial. On the next day, explore the ancient world of Théâtre gallo-romain, admire the striking features of Basilique Notre Dame de Fourviere, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Fourviere Hill, and finally examine the collection at Musee Miniature et Cinema.

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Drive from Annecy to Lyon in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In August, daytime highs in Lyon are 32°C, while nighttime lows are 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Mon) so you can take a train back home.

Things to do in Lyon

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks
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Parc de la Tete d'Or ©
Parc de la Tete d'Or
Basilique Notre Dame de Fourviere ©
Basilique Notre Dame de Fourviere
Vieux Lyon ©
Vieux Lyon

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