19 days in France Itinerary

19 days in France Itinerary

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19 days in France Itinerary

Start: London
train:  2​h 30​min
1
Paris
— 5 nights
Fly:  3​h 45​min
2
Nice
— 3 nights
3
Aix-en-Provence
— 4 nights
+2
train + bus + train:  4​h 15​min
4
Bayeux
— 3 nights
5
Paris
— 2 nights
train:  2​h 30​min
End: London

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.
Family-friendly places like The Paris Catacombs and Le Bois des Aigles will thrill your kids. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Paris: Chartres Cathedral (in Chartres), Ferme de Viltain (in Jouy en Josas) and Versailles (Palace of Versailles, The Trianons & The Hamlet, & more). And it doesn't end there: get to know the resident critters at Parc Zoologique de Paris, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Eglise Notre Dame du Travail, stroll around Parc Montsouris, and make a trip to Fresque Grande Rue.

For photos, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Paris trip itinerary maker tool .

London, UK to Paris is an approximately 2.5-hour train ride. You can also fly; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) to Central European Time (CET) is 1 hour. While traveling from London, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Paris, ranging from highs of 27°C to lows of 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Wed) so you can travel to Nice.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Parks Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Versailles, Parc des Felins, Le Bois des Aigles, Fresque Grande Rue, Chartres Cathedral
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Palace of Versailles ©
Palace of Versailles
Le Bois des Aigles ©
Le Bois des Aigles
The Paris Catacombs ©
The Paris Catacombs

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.
Attractions like Marineland and Aquasplash make great kid-friendly stops. Get out of town with these interesting Nice side-trips: Massif de l'Esterel (in Agay), La Croisette (in Cannes) and Chapelle de Saint-Cassien des Bois (in Tanneron). Next up on the itinerary: cool off at Aqualand Frejus and appreciate the extensive heritage of Le Sentier du Littoral, Cap d'Antibes.

To find reviews, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Nice day trip planning app .

Traveling by flight from Paris to Nice takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Traveling from Paris in July, Nice is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 25°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sun) so you can go by car to Aix-en-Provence.

Things to do in Nice

Theme Parks Zoos & Aquariums Parks

Side Trips

Antibes, Chapelle de Saint-Cassien des Bois, Massif de l'Esterel, Aqualand Frejus, La Croisette
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Aqualand Frejus ©
Aqualand Frejus
Marineland ©
Marineland
Aquasplash ©
Aquasplash

4
nights
Aix-en-Provence

Aix-en-Provence ©
Aix-en-Provence is a small, classically Provençal town, famous for being home to Cézanne.
Bring the kids along to La plage and Grande Plage du Lavandou. Venture out of the city with trips to Calanques (in Cassis), Plage de l'Estagnol (in Bormes-Les-Mimosas) and Marseille (Vallon des Auffes, Basilique Notre-Dame de la Garde, & more). The adventure continues: pause for some serene contemplation at Eglise Saint Jean-Baptiste.

For where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Aix-en-Provence route maker website .

Drive from Nice to Aix-en-Provence in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Nice in July, Aix-en-Provence is slightly colder at night with lows of 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Bayeux.

Things to do in Aix-en-Provence

Parks Nature Beaches

Side Trips

Marseille, Le Lavandou, Eglise Saint Jean-Baptiste, Plage de l'Estagnol, Calanques
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Calanques ©
Calanques
La plage ©
La plage
Plage de l'Estagnol ©
Plage de l'Estagnol

3
nights
Bayeux

Bayeux ©
Most travelers take a trip to Bayeux to see the famed tapestry depicting the legendary Norman Conquest from the 11th century.
Bring the kids along to Zoo de Champrepus and Zoo de Jurques. Venture out of the city with trips to Chateau Guillaume le Conquerant (in Falaise), Cerza (in Hermival-les-Vaux) and Mont-Saint-Michel (La Grande Rue & Mont Saint-Michel). There's more to do: witness the site of a historic battle at Typhon Pilots Memorial.

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You can fly from Aix-en-Provence to Bayeux in 4.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or drive. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Aix-en-Provence in July, with highs in Bayeux at 27°C and lows at 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Bayeux

Zoos & Aquariums Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Mont-Saint-Michel, Chateau Guillaume-le-Conquerant, Zoo de Champrepus, Zoo de Jurques, Cerza
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Cerza ©
Cerza
Zoo de Champrepus ©
Zoo de Champrepus
Chateau Guillaume-le-Conquerant ©
Chateau Guillaume-le-Conquerant

2
nights
Paris

Paris ©
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Mon): don't miss a visit to France Miniature, then make a splash at Aquaboulevard, and then stroll the grounds of Montparnasse Cemetery (Cimetiere Montparnasse). Keep things going the next day: step into the grandiose world of Chateau de Vaux-le-Vicomte and then get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Aquarium Tropical de la Porte Doree.

For ratings, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Paris trip planning app .

You can take a train from Bayeux to Paris in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Tue) early enough to take a train back home.

Things to do in Paris

Theme Parks Historic Sites Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

France Miniature, Chateau de Vaux-le-Vicomte
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Chateau de Vaux-le-Vicomte ©
Chateau de Vaux-le-Vicomte
Aquarium Tropical de la Porte Doree ©
France Miniature ©
France Miniature

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