19 days in France & New York City Itinerary

19 days in France & New York City Itinerary

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19 days in France & New York City Itinerary

Start: San Francisco, United States
Fly:  5​h
1
New York City, United States
— 4 nights
bus + Fly:  11​h 45​min
2
Paris, France
— 5 nights
train:  3​h
3
Avignon, France
— 3 nights
4
Nice, France
— 4 nights
Fly:  3​h 15​min
5
Paris, France
— 1 night
Fly:  14​h 45​min
End: San Francisco, United States

4
nights
New York City, United States

New York City ©
Writer Pearl Buck once called New York City “a place apart,” and this giant urban center remains unlike any other in the world.
Your list of things to see and do now includes The Museum of Modern Art, Empire State Building, Statue of Liberty National Monument, and other attractions. Family-friendly places like Central Park and American Museum of Natural History will thrill your kids.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, read our New York City tour planner.

San Francisco to New York City is an approximately 8.5-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from San Francisco to New York City is 3 hours. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from San Francisco in June: high temperatures in New York City hover around 80°F and lows are around 65°F. On the 20th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Paris.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Parks
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Central Park ©
Central Park
American Museum of Natural History ©
American Museum of Natural History
The Museum of Modern Art (MoMA)
The Museum of Modern Art (MoMA)

5
nights
Paris, France

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.
Appreciate the collections at Musée d'Orsay and Cluny Museum - National Museum of Medieval Art. Get some historical perspective at Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris and The Trianons & The Hamlet. Step out of Paris to go to Marne-la-Vallee and see Disneyland Park, which is approximately 40 minutes away. There's lots more to do: admire the masterpieces at Louvre Museum, appreciate the extensive heritage of Île de la Cité, contemplate the long history of Conciergerie, and stroll through Paris Plage.

For traveler tips, reviews, maps, and tourist information, go to the Paris driving holiday website

You can do a combination of bus and flight from New York City to Paris in 12 hours. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 6 hours traveling from New York City to Paris. Traveling from New York City in June, things will get a bit cooler in Paris: highs are around 72°F and lows about 55°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 26th (Tue) to allow time for the train ride to Avignon.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Museums Theme Parks

Side Trips

The Trianons & The Hamlet, Disneyland Paris
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Musee d'Orsay ©
Musee d'Orsay
Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre ©

3
nights
Avignon, France

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.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Palais des Papes and Arenes de Nimes. Get some cultural insight at Carrieres de Lumieres and Pont du Gard. Explore Avignon's surroundings by going to Roman Theatre of Orange (in Orange) and Plage Napoleon (in Port-Saint-Louis-du-Rhone). There's more to do: make a trip to Pont d'Avignon.

To find traveler tips, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, read our Avignon trip maker tool

Traveling by train from Paris to Avignon takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Traveling from Paris in June, expect nights in Avignon to be about the same, around 60°F, while days are somewhat warmer, around 83°F. On the 29th (Fri), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Nice.

Things to do in Avignon

Historic Sites Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Carrieres des Lumieres, Arenes de Nimes, Pont du Gard, Roman Theatre of Orange, Plage Napoleon
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Palais des Papes ©
Palais des Papes
Carrieres des Lumieres ©
Carrieres des Lumieres
Pont d'Avignon ©
Pont d'Avignon

4
nights
Nice, France

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.
Villa & Jardins Ephrussi de Rothschild and St Nicholas Russian Orthodox Cathedral will appeal to history buffs. Museum-lovers will appreciate Musée Marc Chagall and Musée Matisse. Change things up with a short trip to La Croisette in Cannes (about 44 minutes away). There's still lots to do: get to know the fascinating history of Vieille Ville, explore the historical opulence of Haut de Cagnes, explore the world behind art at Palais Lascaris, and steep yourself in history at Place Garibaldi.

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Getting from Avignon to Nice by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. When traveling from Avignon in June, plan for little chillier days in Nice, with highs around 76°F, while nights are about the same with lows around 65°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Tue) to allow time to travel to Paris.

Things to do in Nice

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Haut de Cagnes, La Croisette, Villa & Jardins Ephrussi de Rothschild
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La Croisette ©
La Croisette
Palais Lascaris ©
Palais Lascaris

1
night
Paris, France

Paris ©
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Tue): appreciate the history behind Arc de Triomphe, then get a taste of the local shopping with Champs-Elysees, and then take in the views from Pont Alexandre III.

To find maps, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Paris travel route planner

You can fly from Nice to Paris in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Traveling from Nice in July, plan for slightly colder nights in Paris, with lows around 59°F. You'll have a few hours on the 4th (Wed) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Shopping
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Champs-Elysees ©
Champs-Elysees
Arc de Triomphe ©
Arc de Triomphe
Montparnasse Tower ©
Montparnasse Tower

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