11 days in France Itinerary

11 days in France Itinerary

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11 days in France Itinerary

Start: Lagos
Fly:  15​h 45​min
1
Nice
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h
2
Bonifacio, Corsica
— 1 night
Fly:  4​h 15​min
3
Bayeux
— 2 nights
4
Paris
— 3 nights
Fly:  16​h 15​min
End: Lagos

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.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Mon): take in the exciting artwork at Choisy La Galerie. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the historical opulence of Haut de Cagnes, then admire the masterpieces at Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art, and then stroll through Castel Plage.

To see where to stay, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Nice day trip planning tool .

Lagos, Nigeria to Nice is an approximately 16-hour flight. In July, daytime highs in Nice are 32°C, while nighttime lows are 25°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Bonifacio.

Things to do in Nice

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Villa Kerylos, Choisy La Galerie, Haut de Cagnes, Villa & Jardins Ephrussi de Rothschild
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Musée Marc Chagall ©
Musée Marc Chagall

1
night
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 18th (Thu), get outside with Plage du Grand Sperone, then kick back and relax at Plage du Petit Sperone, and then stop by A Bitiga. Keep things going the next day: stroll through Plage de San Giovanni and then get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

For where to stay, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Bonifacio road trip app .

Traveling by flight from Nice to Bonifacio takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of ferry and bus. When traveling from Nice in July, plan for somewhat warmer days in Bonifacio, with highs around 36°C, while nights are little chillier with lows around 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Fri) so you can travel to Bayeux.

Things to do in Bonifacio

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trip

Plage de San Giovanni
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Plage du Petit Sperone ©
Plage du Petit Sperone
Plage de San Giovanni ©
Plage de San Giovanni
Scuba & Snorkeling

2
nights
Bayeux

Bayeux ©
Most travelers take a trip to Bayeux to see the famed tapestry depicting the legendary Norman Conquest from the 11th century.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Sat): explore the world behind art at Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux, see the interesting displays at Overlord Museum - Omaha Beach, then explore the different monuments and memorials at American Cemetery & Memorial, and finally get engrossed in the history at Musee D-Day Omaha. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 21st (Sun): go for a walk through Memorial 1st US Infantry Division Omaha Beach, take an in-depth tour of D-Day Experience (Dead Man's Corner museum), then get engrossed in the history at Pegasus Memorial (Memorial Pegasus), and finally learn about all things military at Memorial of Caen.

For more things to do, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Bayeux trip maker website .

Traveling by flight from Bonifacio to Bayeux takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of car and ferry. In July, Bayeux is slightly colder than Bonifacio - with highs of 27°C and lows of 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Sun) early enough to catch the train to Paris.

Things to do in Bayeux

Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Colleville-sur-Mer, D-Day Experience (Dead Man's Corner museum), Memorial de Caen, Pegasus Memorial, Musee D-Day Omaha
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Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux ©
Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux
Memorial de Caen ©
Memorial de Caen

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.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Arc de Triomphe and Eiffel Tower. For shopping fun, head to Le Marais or Champs-Elysees. Next up on the itinerary: admire the striking features of Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris, explore the world behind art at Louvre Museum, wander the streets of Montmartre, and browse the exhibits of Centre National d'Art et de Culture George Pompidou.

To see ratings, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Paris travel planner .

Getting from Bayeux to Paris by train takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. July in Paris sees daily highs of 30°C and lows of 18°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Paris

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods
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Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Musee d'Orsay ©
Musee d'Orsay
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower

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