15 days in France Itinerary

15 days in France Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Paris
— 3 nights
2
Bayeux
— 2 nights
3
Mont-Saint-Michel
— 1 night
4
Aix-en-Provence
— 2 nights
5
Saint-Raphael
— 2 nights
6
Nice
— 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.
Paris is known for museums, historic sites, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate the long history of Arc de Triomphe, get a taste of the local shopping with Champs-Elysees, explore and take pictures at Eiffel Tower, and take a stroll through Le Marais.

To see reviews, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Paris holiday planner.

New York City, USA to Paris is an approximately 12-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 6 hours traveling from New York City to Paris. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from New York City in October; daily highs in Paris reach °F and lows reach °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Bayeux.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods
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Arc de Triomphe ©
Arc de Triomphe
Musee d'Orsay ©
Musee d'Orsay
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower

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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.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Sun): appreciate the history behind Monument des Deportes, take in the history at Omaha Beach, thenappreciate the history behind D-Day Monument, thenstroll the grounds of Normandy American Cemetery, and finally pause for some photo ops at National Guard Monument Memorial. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: admire the masterpieces at Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux, make a trip to Reporters Memorial, thenexplore the different monuments and memorials at Bayeux War Cemetery, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedrale Notre-Dame.

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Drive from Paris to Bayeux in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. In October, daytime highs in Bayeux are °F, while nighttime lows are °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Mon) early enough to travel to Mont-Saint-Michel.

Things to do in Bayeux

Historic Sites Museums Outdoors

Side Trips

Saint-Laurent-sur-Mer, Normandy American Cemetery, National Guard Monument Memorial
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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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night
Mont-Saint-Michel

Mont-Saint-Michel ©
Le Mont-Saint-Michel is an island commune in Normandy, France. On the 13th (Tue), don't miss a visit to Terrasse de l'Ouest and then admire the landmark architecture of Mont Saint-Michel.

For traveler tips, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Mont-Saint-Michel trip planning site.

You can take a train from Bayeux to Mont-Saint-Michel in 4 hours. In October in Mont-Saint-Michel, expect temperatures between °F during the day and °F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Aix-en-Provence.

Things to do in Mont-Saint-Michel

Historic Sites
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Mont Saint-Michel ©
Mont Saint-Michel

2
nights
Aix-en-Provence

Aix-en-Provence ©
Aix-en-Provence is a small, classically Provençal town, famous for being home to Cézanne.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Wed): take in the spiritual surroundings of Paroisse Cathédrale Saint Sauveur Aix-en-Provence, take a stroll through Cours Mirabeau, thenexplore the striking landscape at La Calanque de Figuerolles, and finally take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: don't miss a visit to Moulin Le Pain Blanc, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Basilique Notre-Dame de la Garde, and then don't miss a visit to Randonnees theatrales Marcel Pagnol Cie Dans la cour des Grands.

To see ratings, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Aix-en-Provence trip itinerary planning site.

Getting from Mont-Saint-Michel to Aix-en-Provence by flight takes about 7 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and taxi. In October, Aix-en-Provence is a bit warmer than Mont-Saint-Michel - with highs of °F and lows of °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Saint-Raphael.

Things to do in Aix-en-Provence

Historic Sites Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Marseille, La Calanque de Figuerolles, Moulin Le Pain Blanc, Boat Tours & Water Sports
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2
nights
Saint-Raphael

Saint-Raphael vacations have so much more to offer than an indulgent splurge on a beach.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Fri): don't miss a visit to Chapelle Notre-Dame-de-Jerusalem, trek along Les Balcons du Cap Roux, thentake in nature's colorful creations at Kuentz le Monde des Cactus, and finally indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas. On the 17th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: appreciate the history behind Monument aux Morts, thenmake a trip to Massif de l'Esterel, and then appreciate the history behind Notre Dame d‘Afrique.

To see traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Saint-Raphael trip planner.

Getting from Aix-en-Provence to Saint-Raphael by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and train; or take a train. In October, daytime highs in Saint-Raphael are °F, while nighttime lows are °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Nice.

Things to do in Saint-Raphael

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trips

Frejus, Notre Dame d‘Afrique
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Spas
Massif de l'Esterel ©
Massif de l'Esterel
Notre Dame d‘Afrique ©
Notre Dame d‘Afrique

3
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: admire the masterpieces at Musee d'Art Moderne Et d'Art Contemporain, don't miss a visit to Place Massena, browse the eclectic array of goods at Marche aux Fleurs Cours Saleya, and get great views at Colline du Chateau overlook.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Nice trip planner.

You can drive from Saint-Raphael to Nice in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. In October in Nice, expect temperatures between °F during the day and °F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Nice

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods
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Musee d'Art Moderne Et d'Art Contemporain ©
Musee d'Art Moderne Et d'Art Contemporain
Vieille Ville ©
Vieille Ville
Promenade des Anglais ©
Promenade des Anglais

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