19 days in France Itinerary

19 days in France Itinerary

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Paris
— 3 nights
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Rouen
— 1 night
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Bayeux
— 3 nights
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La Rochelle
— 2 nights
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Albi
— 1 night
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Bonifacio, Corsica
— 2 nights
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Calvi, Corsica
— 1 night
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Nice
— 2 nights
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Lyon
— 2 nights

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Paris

Paris ©

City of Light

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 off the beaten path and head to Île de la Cité and Saint Germain des Pres Quarter. Take a break from Paris with a short trip to Palace of Versailles in Versailles, about 48 minutes away. There's lots more to do: steep yourself in history at Eiffel Tower, admire the masterpieces at Musee d'Orsay, pause for some photo ops at Arc de Triomphe, and walk around Luxembourg Gardens.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Paris travel app.

New York City, USA to Paris is an approximately 12-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from New York City to Paris is 6 hours. Traveling from New York City in November, expect nights in Paris to be about the same, around 42°F, while days are little chillier, around 51°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Rouen.

Things to do in Paris

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Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Musee d'Orsay ©
Musee d'Orsay
Arc de Triomphe ©
Arc de Triomphe

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Rouen

Rouen ©

City of a Hundred Spires

Rouen is situated on the River Seine, about 90 minutes from Paris.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Sun): make a trip to Vieux Rouen, admire the striking features of Cathedrale Notre-Dame de Rouen, then steep yourself in history at Gros-Horloge, then wander the streets of Rue du Gros-Horloge, and finally admire the masterpieces at Musee des Beaux-Arts de Rouen.

To find where to stay, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Rouen travel tool.

Traveling by car from Paris to Rouen takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In November in Rouen, expect temperatures between 52°F during the day and 41°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sun) so you can drive to Bayeux.

Things to do in Rouen

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods · Shopping
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Cathedrale Notre-Dame de Rouen ©
Cathedrale Notre-Dame de Rouen
Gros-Horloge ©
Gros-Horloge
Rue du Gros-Horloge ©
Rue du Gros-Horloge

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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.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Memorial de Caen and Remains Mulberry Harbour. Change things up with these side-trips from Bayeux: Airborne Museum (in Sainte-Mere-Eglise) and Musee du Debarquement Utah Beach (in Sainte-Marie-du-Mont). And it doesn't end there: admire the striking features of Cathedrale Notre-Dame, explore the world behind art at Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux, steep yourself in history at Pointe du Hoc, and stroll the grounds of Normandy American Cemetery.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Bayeux online road trip planner.

You can drive from Rouen to Bayeux in 2 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. In November, plan for daily highs up to 53°F, and evening lows to 42°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Wed) so you can go by car to La Rochelle.

Things to do in Bayeux

Historic Sites · Museums · Outdoors · Beaches

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Normandy American Cemetery ©
Normandy American Cemetery
Memorial de Caen ©
Memorial de Caen
Cathedrale Notre-Dame ©
Cathedrale Notre-Dame

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La Rochelle

La Rochelle

White City

Driving on the narrow streets can be difficult in La Rochelle so walking or biking will give you the best view of the pale stone buildings that give the Vieux Port, or old port, a distinctly Mediterranean quality.
On the 21st (Thu), visit a coastal fixture at Phare des Baleines, don't miss a visit to Towers of La Rochelle, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Vieux Port. Keep things going the next day: see the interesting displays at Association Hermione-La Fayette, then don't miss a visit to Port de Saint-Martin-de-Re, and then get great views at Clocher Observatoire.

To find more things to do, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the La Rochelle driving holiday planner.

Getting from Bayeux to La Rochelle by car takes about 5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a train. Traveling from Bayeux in November, plan for somewhat warmer nights in La Rochelle, with lows around 48°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Albi.

Things to do in La Rochelle

Nature · Parks · Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trips

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Vieux Port
Vieux Port
Phare des Baleines ©
Phare des Baleines
Port de Saint-Martin-de-Re ©
Port de Saint-Martin-de-Re

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Albi

Albi ©
Albi is a commune in southern France. Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Sat): take an in-depth tour of Musee Toulouse-Lautrec, admire the striking features of Cathedrale Sainte-Cecile, then admire the natural beauty at Les Jardins de la Berbie, then snap pictures at Pont Vieux, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cloitre de la Collegiale Saint Salvy.

To find more things to do, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Albi travel planner.

You can drive from La Rochelle to Albi in 4.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. November in Albi sees daily highs of 56°F and lows of 44°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sat) early enough to travel to Bonifacio.

Things to do in Albi

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks
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Cathedrale Sainte-Cecile ©
Cathedrale Sainte-Cecile
Musee Toulouse-Lautrec ©
Musee Toulouse-Lautrec
Cloitre de la Collegiale Saint Salvy ©
Cloitre de la Collegiale Saint Salvy

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Bonifacio, Corsica

Bonifacio ©
At the southernmost tip of the island of Corsica, Bonifacio is a city with chalk-white limestone outcrops sculpted into unusual shapes by the ocean.
On the 24th (Sun), head off the coast to Iles Lavezzi, then make a trip to Bonifacio Citadel, and then don't miss a visit to Escalier du Roi d'Aragon (King Aragon Steps). Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: tour the pleasant surroundings at Plage du Petit Sperone, Head underground at Grottes de Bonifacio, and then take a leisurely stroll along Port de Plaisance de Bonifacio.

Take the guesswork out of planning a Bonifacio vacation by using our trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by flight from Albi to Bonifacio takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, bus, ferry, and car; or do a combination of car and ferry. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Albi in November: highs in Bonifacio hover around 66°F, while lows dip to 47°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Mon) so you can drive to Calvi.

Things to do in Bonifacio

Parks · Historic Sites · Nature · Wildlife
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Iles Lavezzi ©
Iles Lavezzi
Port de Plaisance de Bonifacio ©
Port de Plaisance de Bonifacio
Escalier du Roi d'Aragon (King Aragon Steps) ©

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Calvi, Corsica

Calvi is a commune in the Haute-Corse department of France on the island of Corsica.It is the seat of the Canton of Calvi, which contains Calvi and one other commune, Lumio. Kick off your visit on the 26th (Tue): steep yourself in history at Citadelle de Calvi, then take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, and then don't miss a visit to Chapelle de Notre Dame de la Serra.

Quickly create a custom-made itinerary for Calvi using our trip planner.

You can drive from Bonifacio to Calvi in 4 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In November, daytime highs in Calvi are 64°F, while nighttime lows are 51°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Tue) so you can travel to Nice.

Things to do in Calvi

Wildlife · Outdoors · Tours · Historic Sites
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Chapelle de Notre Dame de la Serra ©
Chapelle de Notre Dame de la Serra
Citadelle de Calvi ©
Citadelle de Calvi

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Nice

Nice ©

Nissa la Bella (Nice the Beautiful)

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 27th (Wed), make a trip to Promenade des Anglais, then visit Vieille Ville, then get great views at Colline du Chateau overlook, and finally sample the tasty concoctions at La Brasserie Artisanale de Nice. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 28th (Thu): see the interesting displays at Musée Marc Chagall, make a trip to Place Massena, and then explore the world behind art at Musee d'Art Moderne Et d'Art Contemporain.

For traveler tips, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Nice day trip planning app.

Traveling by flight from Calvi to Nice takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. In November in Nice, expect temperatures between 63°F during the day and 50°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Thu) so you can travel to Lyon.

Things to do in Nice

Museums · Neighborhoods · Historic Sites · Breweries & Distilleries
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Musee d'Art Moderne Et d'Art Contemporain ©
Vieille Ville ©
Vieille Ville
Musée Marc Chagall ©
Musée Marc Chagall

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Lyon

Lyon ©

Culinary Capital of France

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 29th (Fri): admire the landmark architecture of Basilique Notre Dame de Fourviere, appreciate the extensive heritage of Fourviere Hill, then delve into the distant past at Théâtre gallo-romain, and finally see the interesting displays at Musee Miniature et Cinema. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 30th (Sat): test your team's savvy at DreamAway Lyon, then test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, and then stroll around Parc de la Tete d'Or.

To find other places to visit, photos, ratings, and tourist information, read Lyon holiday planner.

Traveling by flight from Nice to Lyon takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from Nice in November, expect Lyon to be slightly colder, temps between 53°F and 40°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Lyon

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Basilique Notre Dame de Fourviere ©
Basilique Notre Dame de Fourviere
Musee Miniature et Cinema ©
Musee Miniature et Cinema
Room Escape Games

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