14 days in France Itinerary

14 days in France Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Paris
— 3 nights
2
Lyon
— 3 nights
3
Chamonix
— 3 nights
4
Nice
— 4 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.
Step out of Paris with an excursion to Palace of Versailles in Versailles--about 48 minutes away. There's much more to do: admire the masterpieces at Louvre Museum, contemplate the long history of The Paris Catacombs, admire all the interesting features of Eiffel Tower, and pause for some photo ops at Arc de Triomphe.

For ratings, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Paris trip builder website.

Detroit, USA to Paris is an approximately 12-hour flight. You'll lose 6 hours traveling from Detroit to Paris due to the time zone difference. Expect little chillier evenings in Paris when traveling from Detroit in July, with lows around °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Wed) early enough to take a train to Lyon.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trip

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

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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.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Thu): appreciate the extensive heritage of Fourviere Hill, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilique Notre Dame de Fourviere, thenlook for gifts at La boutique de Mathilde, thenappreciate the extensive heritage of Vieux Lyon, and finally see the interesting displays at Musee Miniature et Cinema. On the next day, appreciate the history behind Palais Ideal du Facteur Cheval, test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, and then explore the world behind art at Museum of Fine Arts of Lyon.

For more things to do, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Lyon trip itinerary planning website.

Traveling by train from Paris to Lyon takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. In July, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 11th (Sat) to allow time for the car ride to Chamonix.

Things to do in Lyon

Historic Sites Museums Fun & Games

Side Trips

Room Escape Games, Palais Ideal du Facteur Cheval
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Basilique Notre Dame de Fourviere ©
Basilique Notre Dame de Fourviere
Room Escape Games
Parc de la Tete d'Or ©
Parc de la Tete d'Or

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Chamonix

"Situated near the massive peaks of the Aiguilles Rouges and, most notably, the Aiguille du Midi, Chamonix is one of the oldest ski resorts in France and known as the Alpine Capital of the World.
Chamonix is known for nature, adventure, and outdoors. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the awesome beauty at Aiguille du Midi, glide through the air with a parasailing or paragliding tour, head outdoors with Les Gorges de la Diosaz, and hit the slopes at Domaine des Planards.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Chamonix trip itinerary maker.

Getting from Lyon to Chamonix by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. On the 14th (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Nice.

Things to do in Chamonix

Outdoors Parks Winter Sports
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Parasailing & Paragliding
Aiguille du Midi ©
Aiguille du Midi
River Rafting & Tubing

4
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: get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Marineland, make a trip to Place Massena, cool off at Aquasplash, and test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, read our Nice trip itinerary planning app.

You can drive from Chamonix to Nice in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of shuttle and flight; or take a bus. In July, daily temperatures in Nice can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 18th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Nice

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Historic Sites

Side Trip

Antibes
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Marineland ©
Marineland
Room Escape Games
Castel Plage ©
Castel Plage

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