25 days in France Itinerary

25 days in France Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Charlotte
Fly:  13 h
1
Paris
— 5 nights
+2
Train + Fly + Bus:  4 h 15 min
2
Hyeres
— 5 nights
Drive:  2 h
3
Menton
— 4 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
4
Cannes
— 5 nights
Drive:  5 h 30 min
5
Chamonix
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  25 h
End: Charlotte

5
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.
Go for a jaunt from Paris to Versailles to see Palace of Versailles about 48 minutes away. There's much more to do: explore the world behind art at Louvre Museum, browse the exhibits of Centre National d'Art et de Culture George Pompidou, walk around Luxembourg Gardens, and contemplate the long history of Eiffel Tower.

To see maps, photos, ratings, and tourist information, read our Paris visit app.

Charlotte, USA to Paris is an approximately 13- hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of train and flight. You'll lose 6 hours traveling from Charlotte to Paris due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Charlotte in January, plan for slightly colder days and about the same nights in Paris: temperatures range from 45°F by day to 35°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Tue) early enough to travel to Hyeres.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trip

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

5
nights
Hyeres

Hyeres ©
Hyères, Provençal Occitan: Ieras in classical norm, or Iero in Mistralian norm) is a commune in the Var department in the Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur region in southeastern France.The old town lies 4km from the sea clustered around the Castle of Saint Bernard, which is set on a hill. Venture out of the city with trips to Bormes-Les-Mimosas (La Certosa di La Verne & Domaine Sainte Marie), Cogolin (Les Pipes de Cogolin - Courrieu & Chateau Des Garcinieres) and Paroisse de Ramatuelle (in Ramatuelle). The adventure continues: get your game on at Virtual Room Toulon, examine the collection at Musee Ciotaden, pause for some serene contemplation at Eglise Saint-Francois de Sales, and don't miss a visit to Cimetiere militaire franco-italien.

To see ratings, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Hyeres online route planner.

You can do a combination of train, flight, and bus from Paris to Hyeres in 4.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or drive. Traveling from Paris in January, you will find days in Hyeres are a bit warmer (57°F), and nights are about the same (40°F). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Sun) early enough to drive to Menton.

Things to do in Hyeres

Historic Sites Fun & Games Museums

Side Trips

Bormes-Les-Mimosas, La Ciotat, Six-Fours-les-Plages, Cogolin, Bandol
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Eglise Anglicane ©
Eglise Anglicane
Virtual Room Toulon ©
Virtual Room Toulon
Room Escape Games

4
nights
Menton

Menton ©
Known for its own microclimate that is generally milder than the rest of the French Riviera, Menton is located very close to the border with Italy, whose influence is visible in the architecture and customs of the city.
Explore Menton's surroundings by going to Fort de la Revere (in Eze), Chapelle des Penitents Blancs (in Peillon) and Eglise (in Villefranche-sur-Mer). And it doesn't end there: indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, see the interesting displays at Musee Lou Ferouil, cruise along Moyenne Corniche, and pause for some serene contemplation at Église Saint Veran.

To see photos, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Menton day trip app.

You can drive from Hyeres to Menton in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In January, daytime highs in Menton are 55°F, while nighttime lows are 41°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Cannes.

Things to do in Menton

Historic Sites Museums Spas

Side Trips

St-Jean-Cap-Ferrat, Cap d'Ail, Utelle, Fort de la Revere, Moyenne Corniche
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Église Saint Veran ©
Église Saint Veran
Spas
Villa les Camelias ©
Villa les Camelias

5
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.
Venture out of the city with trips to Marseille (Abbaye Saint Victor & Basilique Notre-Dame de la Garde), Paroisse Cathédrale Saint Sauveur Aix-en-Provence (in Aix-en-Provence) and Nice (Vieille Ville, Colline du Chateau overlook, &more). And it doesn't end there: try to win big at Casino Barriere Le Croisette, look for gifts at VinAzur - Vins de provence, make a trip to Galerie1414, and pause for some serene contemplation at Eglise St Pierre & Paul.

To find ratings, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Cannes tour itinerary maker tool.

Getting from Menton to Cannes by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a train. Expect a daytime high around 56°F in January, and nighttime lows around 39°F. On the 21st (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Chamonix.

Things to do in Cannes

Fun & Games Historic Sites Casinos

Side Trips

Nice, Marseille, Galerie Lifetime Gallery, VinAzur - Vins de provence, Paroisse Cathédrale Saint Sauveur Aix-en-Provence
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SENSAS Nice ©
SENSAS Nice
Musee d'Art Moderne Et d'Art Contemporain ©
Musee d'Art Moderne Et d'Art Contemporain
Vieille Ville ©
Vieille Ville

3
nights
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.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Wed): test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, then take in the awesome beauty at Aiguille du Midi, and then experience rural life at Elevage de Saint Bernard du pays du Mont-Blanc. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: fly like a bird with a parasailing or paragliding tour, then get great views at Brevent Cable Car, then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Vallee Blanche, and finally indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas.

For reviews, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, use the Chamonix online day trip planner.

You can drive from Cannes to Chamonix in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, flight, and shuttle; or do a combination of train, flight, and bus. On the 24th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Chamonix

Outdoors Nature Winter Sports

Side Trip

Room Escape Games
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Parasailing & Paragliding
Aiguille du Midi ©
Aiguille du Midi
Vallee Blanche ©
Vallee Blanche

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