12 days in France Itinerary

12 days in France Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Nice
— 2 nights
2
Marseille
— 2 nights
3
Avignon
— 1 night
4
Bayeux
— 2 nights
5
Paris
— 3 nights

2
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.
Step out of Nice to go to Agay and see Massif de l'Esterel, which is approximately 56 minutes away. There's much more to do: take a stroll through Vieille Ville, get great views at Colline du Chateau overlook, take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedrale Sainte-Reparate, and observe the fascinating underwater world at Marineland.

To see maps, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Nice trip itinerary maker.

Orlando, USA to Nice is an approximately 15-hour flight. You'll lose 6 hours traveling from Orlando to Nice due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Orlando in June, expect Nice to be a bit cooler, temps between °F and °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Wed) early enough to drive to Marseille.

Things to do in Nice

Zoos & Aquariums Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Marineland, Massif de l'Esterel
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Marineland ©
Marineland
Vieille Ville ©
Vieille Ville
Massif de l'Esterel ©
Massif de l'Esterel

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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.
On the 11th (Thu), take a memorable tour with Tours, get outside with Route des Cretes, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Paroisse Cathédrale Saint Sauveur Aix-en-Provence, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Basilique Notre-Dame de la Garde. On your second day here, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathédrale La Major, thenget interesting insight from Tours, and then take in the dramatic natural features at Calanques.

To find maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Marseille trip itinerary builder app.

You can drive from Nice to Marseille in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Nice in June, expect nights in Marseille to be about the same, around °F, while days are somewhat warmer, around °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Fri) so you can drive to Avignon.

Things to do in Marseille

Outdoors Nature Parks

Side Trips

La Ciotat, Cassis, Paroisse Cathédrale Saint Sauveur Aix-en-Provence
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Route des Cretes ©
Route des Cretes
Calanques ©
Calanques
Basilique Notre-Dame de la Garde ©
Basilique Notre-Dame de la Garde

1
night
Avignon

Avignon ©
An ancient town center surrounded by medieval ramparts, Avignon is a major city of Provence and a Mediterranean city in the Vaucluse department on the left bank of the Rhône River.
Start off your visit on the 13th (Sat): snap pictures at Pont d'Avignon, thenbrush up on your knowledge of spirits at Distillerie A. Blachere, thensteep yourself in history at Palais des Papes, and finally examine the collection at Musee Angladon.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Avignon trip maker app.

Traveling by car from Marseille to Avignon takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In June in Avignon, expect temperatures between °F during the day and °F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Bayeux.

Things to do in Avignon

Historic Sites Museums Breweries & Distilleries

Side Trip

Distillerie A. Blachere
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Distillerie A. Blachere ©
Distillerie A. Blachere
Palais des Papes ©
Palais des Papes
Pont d'Avignon ©
Pont d'Avignon

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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 14th (Sun), explore the world behind art at Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux, stroll the grounds of Bayeux War Cemetery, and then explore the different monuments and memorials at Normandy American Cemetery. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the different monuments and memorials at Beny-sur-Mer Canadian War Cemetery, get engrossed in the history at Pegasus Memorial, thenstroll the grounds of Cimetières Militaires, and finally step into the grandiose world of Chateau Guillaume-le-Conquerant.

For ratings, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Bayeux trip builder site.

You can do a combination of train and flight from Avignon to Bayeux in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. In June, Bayeux is slightly colder than Avignon - with highs of °F and lows of °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Mon) early enough to drive to Paris.

Things to do in Bayeux

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Ranville, Chateau Guillaume-le-Conquerant, Normandy American Cemetery, Beny-sur-Mer Canadian War Cemetery
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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

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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.
Paris is known for museums, historic sites, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the masterpieces at Louvre Museum, steep yourself in history at Eiffel Tower, pause for some serene contemplation at Sainte-Chapelle, and admire the landmark architecture of Arc de Triomphe.

To find where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Paris trip planner.

You can drive from Bayeux to Paris in 3 hours. Other options are to take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. In June, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Thu) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods
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Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Arc de Triomphe ©
Arc de Triomphe

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