13 days in France Itinerary

13 days in France Itinerary

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Paris
— 3 nights
2
Deauville City
— 3 nights
3
Nice
— 3 nights
4
Lyon
— 3 nights

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.
Your day by day itinerary now includes iFLY Paris as well as Virtual Room. Discover out-of-the-way places like Jardin des Tuileries and Place des Vosges. The adventure continues: explore the world behind art at Louvre Museum, pause for some serene contemplation at Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre, admire the striking features of Arc de Triomphe, and make a trip to Hotel de Ville.

To find traveler tips, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Paris driving holiday planning website.

Riyadh, Saudi Arabia to Paris is an approximately 9.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of car and train. Traveling from Riyadh to Paris, you'll gain 2 hours due to the time zone difference. In August, Paris is cooler than Riyadh - with highs of 29°C and lows of 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 4th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Deauville City.

Things to do in Paris

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks
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Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Musee d'Orsay ©
Musee d'Orsay

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Deauville City

Deauville City ©
With its race course, harbour, international film festival, marinas, conference centre, villas, Grand Casino and sumptuous hotels, Deauville is regarded as the "queen of the Norman beaches" and one of the most prestigious seaside resorts in all of France.
On the 4th (Wed), stroll through Deauville Beach and then pause for some photo ops at Monument Eugene Cornuche. On the next day, explore the historical opulence of Villa Strassburger, then relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, and then try your luck at Hippodrome de Clairefontaine.

To see where to stay, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Deauville City trip itinerary builder app.

Traveling by car from Paris to Deauville City takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Paris in August: highs in Deauville City hover around 24°C, while lows dip to 15°C. You'll set off for Nice on the 7th (Sat).

Things to do in Deauville City

Fun & Games · Casinos · Spas

Side Trips

Ferme pedagogique de OUEZY - CANON, Chateau de Saint-Germain-de-Livet, Hippodrome de Clairefontaine, Calvados Boulard
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Hippodrome Deauville La Touques ©
Hippodrome Deauville La Touques
Deauville Beach ©
Deauville Beach
Villa Strassburger ©
Villa Strassburger

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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.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Promenade du Paillon and Cathedrale Sainte-Reparate. Explore Nice's surroundings by going to Gorges du Loup (in Grasse), Cote Plongee (in Juan-les-Pins) and Theoule sur Mer (Jets'Cool & La Pointe de l'Aiguille). There's lots more to do: get to know the fascinating history of Tourrettes-sur-Loup, contemplate the long history of Musee Escoffier de l'Art Culinaire, admire the natural beauty at Jardin du Monastere de Cimiez, and get great views at Colline du Chateau overlook.

To see reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Nice vacation planner.

Getting from Deauville City to Nice by combination of car and flight takes about 7 hours. Other options: take a train; or drive. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Deauville City in August, with highs in Nice at 32°C and lows at 25°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Tue) so you can travel to Lyon.

Things to do in Nice

Outdoors · Tours · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Tourrettes-sur-Loup, Theoule sur Mer, Gorges du Loup, Musee Escoffier de l'Art Culinaire, Cote Plongee
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FunTrip ©
FunTrip
Promenade du Paillon ©
Promenade du Paillon
Tourrettes-sur-Loup ©
Tourrettes-sur-Loup

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Wed): admire the local landmark of Place des Jacobins, admire the landmark architecture of Cathedral Saint Jean Baptiste, then don't miss a visit to La Renaissance Du Vieux Lyon, and finally make a trip to Basilique Notre Dame de Fourviere. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: see the interesting displays at Fresque des Lyonnais, then make a trip to Le Mur Des Canuts, then walk around Parc de la Tete d'Or, and finally get the lay of the land with Walking tours.

To find traveler tips and more tourist information, use the Lyon trip itinerary maker tool.

Traveling by flight from Nice to Lyon takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Expect slightly colder evenings in Lyon when traveling from Nice in August, with lows around 19°C. You'll set off for home on the 13th (Fri).

Things to do in Lyon

Historic Sites · Tours · Parks
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Basilique Notre Dame de Fourviere ©
Basilique Notre Dame de Fourviere
Walking tours
Le Mur Des Canuts ©
Le Mur Des Canuts

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