17 days in France Itinerary

17 days in France Itinerary

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Start: Singapore
Fly:  19 h 30 min
1
Lyon
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
2
Annecy
— Few hours
Drive:  2 h 30 min
3
Roussillon
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 30 min
4
Orange
— 3 nights
Drive:  15 min
5
Avignon
— 1 day
Drive:  30 min
6
Vers-Pont-du-Gard
— 1 night
Drive:  30 min
7
Nimes
— 1 night
Drive:  30 min
8
Arles
— 1 night
Drive:  30 min
9
Saint-Remy-de-Provence
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h
10
Aix-en-Provence
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
11
Cannes
— 2 nights
Drive:  30 min
12
Nice
— 1 night
Fly:  18 h
End: Singapore

2
nights
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 15th (Sat): admire the masterpieces at Museum of Fine Arts of Lyon, admire the striking features of Cathedral Saint Jean Baptiste, and then appreciate the extensive heritage of Fourviere Hill.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Lyon tour planner.

Singapore, Singapore to Lyon is an approximately 18.5-hour flight. You'll gain 7 hours traveling from Singapore to Lyon due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Singapore in September, expect nights in Lyon to be much colder, around 15°C, while days are slightly colder, around 27°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Annecy.

Things to do in Lyon

Historic Sites Museums
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Museum of Fine Arts of Lyon ©
Museum of Fine Arts of Lyon
Fourviere Hill ©
Fourviere Hill
Cathedral Saint Jean Baptiste ©
Cathedral Saint Jean Baptiste

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hours
Annecy

Annecy ©
The canals is in Annecy helped earn the medieval town the nickname the Venice of the Alps.
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Sun): explore the striking landscape at Les Gorges du Fier.

To find other places to visit, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Annecy trip itinerary site.

Traveling by car from Lyon to Annecy takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In September in Annecy, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 12°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Roussillon.

Things to do in Annecy

Parks Nature

Side Trip

Les Gorges du Fier
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Les Gorges du Fier ©
Les Gorges du Fier

1
night
Roussillon

Roussillon
To find maps, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Roussillon online visit planner.

Traveling by car from Annecy to Roussillon takes 2 hours. In September, plan for daily highs up to 24°C, and evening lows to 12°C. You will leave for Orange on the 17th (Mon).

Things to do in Roussillon

Fun & Games Outdoors Wineries
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3
nights
Orange

Orange ©
Orange is a commune in the Vaucluse Department in the Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur region in southeastern France, about 21km north of Avignon. On the 18th (Tue), pause for some photo ops at Triumphal Arch, thendelve into the distant past at Roman Theatre of Orange, and then examine the collection at Grand Site de l'Aven d'Orgnac. Here are some ideas for day two: examine the collection at Musee du Nougat Fabrique Arnaud Soubeyran, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Abbaye Notre-Dame d'Aiguebelle, thenstep into the grandiose world of Chateau de Grignan, and finally do a tasting at LePlan-Vermeersch.

For other places to visit, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Orange trip maker app.

Drive from Roussillon to Orange in 2 hours. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Roussillon in September: high temperatures in Orange hover around 30°C and lows are around 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Avignon.

Things to do in Orange

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Grignan, LePlan-Vermeersch, Musee du Nougat Fabrique Arnaud Soubeyran, Grand Site de l'Aven d'Orgnac
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Roman Theatre of Orange ©
Roman Theatre of Orange
Grand Site de l'Aven d'Orgnac ©
Grand Site de l'Aven d'Orgnac
Chateau de Grignan ©
Chateau de Grignan

1
day
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.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Thu): indulge your senses at some of the top wineries in the area.

For other places to visit, maps, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Avignon trip itinerary maker app.

Drive from Orange to Avignon in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In September in Avignon, expect temperatures between 30°C during the day and 16°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Vers-Pont-du-Gard.

Things to do in Avignon

Wineries Tours
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Wine Tours & Tastings

1
night
Vers-Pont-du-Gard

Vers-Pont-du-Gard ©
On the 21st (Fri), have fun and explore at Musee 1900 and then take in the views from Pont du Gard.

To see photos, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Vers-Pont-du-Gard attractions planning website.

Traveling by car from Avignon to Vers-Pont-du-Gard takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In September, daytime highs in Vers-Pont-du-Gard are 29°C, while nighttime lows are 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Fri) to allow time to drive to Nimes.

Things to do in Vers-Pont-du-Gard

Museums Childrens Museums

Side Trip

Musee 1900
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Musee 1900 ©
Musee 1900
Pont du Gard ©
Pont du Gard

1
night
Nimes

Nimes ©
Nîmes has a rich history dating back to the Roman Empire, with a stunning coliseum that is second only to Rome's.
On the 22nd (Sat), steep yourself in history at Temple of Diana, thenexplore the ancient world of Tour Magne, and then explore the ancient world of La Maison Carree.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Nimes day trip website.

Drive from Vers-Pont-du-Gard to Nimes in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In September, plan for daily highs up to 29°C, and evening lows to 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 22nd (Sat) to allow time for the car ride to Arles.

Things to do in Nimes

Historic Sites
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La Maison Carree ©
La Maison Carree
Tour Magne ©
Tour Magne
Temple of Diana ©
Temple of Diana

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night
Arles

Arles ©
Remote, uneventful, but definitely not a waste of time, Arles is absolutely steeped in Provençal culture.
On the 23rd (Sun), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Eglise St-Trophime, steep yourself in history at Theatre Antique, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Abbaye de Montmajour, thenget engrossed in the history at Musee Departemental Arles Antique, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of St-Trophime Cloister (Cloitre St-Trophime).

For traveler tips, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Arles vacation planning app.

Drive from Nimes to Arles in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 29°C in September, and nighttime lows around 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sun) early enough to drive to Saint-Remy-de-Provence.

Things to do in Arles

Historic Sites Museums
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Eglise St-Trophime ©
Eglise St-Trophime
Musee Departemental Arles Antique ©
Musee Departemental Arles Antique
St-Trophime Cloister (Cloitre St-Trophime) ©

1
night
Saint-Remy-de-Provence

Saint-Remy-de-Provence ©
Saint-Rémy-de-Provence is a commune in the Bouches-du-Rhône department in southern France.HistoryThe town is named after Saint Remigius.GeographySaint-Rémy-de-Provence is situated about 20km south of Avignon, just north of the Alpilles mountain range.TransportationThe high-speed train station is 20 km from the city. Start off your visit on the 24th (Mon): admire the landmark architecture of Monastery Saint-Paul de Mausole, explore the ancient world of Site Archeologique de Glanum, and then admire the striking features of Chateau des Baux de Provence.

For more things to do, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Saint-Remy-de-Provence road trip planning website.

Traveling by car from Arles to Saint-Remy-de-Provence takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. September in Saint-Remy-de-Provence sees daily highs of 30°C and lows of 16°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Aix-en-Provence.

Things to do in Saint-Remy-de-Provence

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Chateau des Baux de Provence
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Monastery Saint-Paul de Mausole ©
Monastery Saint-Paul de Mausole
Site Archeologique de Glanum ©
Site Archeologique de Glanum
Chateau des Baux de Provence ©
Chateau des Baux de Provence

2
nights
Aix-en-Provence

Aix-en-Provence ©
Aix-en-Provence is a small, classically Provençal town, famous for being home to Cézanne.
On the 25th (Tue), appreciate the extensive heritage of Vieil Aix, thenadmire the masterpieces at Hotel de Caumont - Art Centre, and then see the interesting displays at Musee Granet. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 26th (Wed): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathédrale La Major, thenget to know the fascinating history of Vallon des Auffes, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Abbaye Saint Victor.

For more things to do, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Aix-en-Provence trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Saint-Remy-de-Provence to Aix-en-Provence in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In September, plan for daily highs up to 30°C, and evening lows to 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 26th (Wed) to allow time for the car ride to Cannes.

Things to do in Aix-en-Provence

Museums Historic Sites

Side Trip

Marseille
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Hotel de Caumont - Art Centre ©
Hotel de Caumont - Art Centre
Vieil Aix ©
Vieil Aix
Vallon des Auffes ©
Vallon des Auffes

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nights
Cannes

Cannes ©
Although its luxury shops, nightlife, casinos, and high-end restaurants give Cannes a feeling of exclusivity, this classic French Riviera city has alternatives to suit every budget.
On the 27th (Thu), appreciate the extensive heritage of Le Sentier du Littoral, Cap d'Antibes, take a stroll through Rue d'Antibes, and then get to know the fascinating history of Le Suquet.

To see ratings and more tourist information, read our Cannes trip planner.

You can drive from Aix-en-Provence to Cannes in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Expect a daytime high around 30°C in September, and nighttime lows around 18°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Fri) so you can drive to Nice.

Things to do in Cannes

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Shopping

Side Trip

Le Sentier du Littoral, Cap d'Antibes
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Le Sentier du Littoral, Cap d'Antibes ©
Le Sentier du Littoral, Cap d'Antibes
Le Suquet ©
Le Suquet
Rue d'Antibes ©
Rue d'Antibes

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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.
On the 28th (Fri), admire the natural beauty at Le Jardin Exotique d'Eze, thensteep yourself in history at La cité médiévale, and then contemplate the long history of Villa & Jardins Ephrussi de Rothschild. On your second day here, steep yourself in history at Villa Kerylos, contemplate the long history of Place Garibaldi, thenexplore the historical opulence of Haut de Cagnes, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Cathedrale Saint-Nicolas a Nice.

To find ratings, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Nice trip planner.

Traveling by car from Cannes to Nice takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. September in Nice sees daily highs of 28°C and lows of 21°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Nice

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Eze, Villa & Jardins Ephrussi de Rothschild, Villa Kerylos, Haut de Cagnes
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La cité médiévale ©
La cité médiévale
Villa Kerylos ©
Villa Kerylos
Haut de Cagnes ©
Haut de Cagnes

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