10 days in France Itinerary

10 days in France Itinerary

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Start: Pittsburgh
Fly:  13 h
1
Paris
— 3 nights
Train:  1 h
2
Giverny
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h
3
Bayeux
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 15 min
4
Honfleur
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 15 min
5
Rouen
— 2 nights
+3
Train + Foot + Train + Fly:  14 h 15 min
End: Pittsburgh

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.
Step out of Paris to go to Versailles and see Palace of Versailles, which is approximately 48 minutes away. There's much more to do: admire the masterpieces at Musee d'Orsay, wander the streets of Montmartre, shop like a local with Champs-Elysees, and get to know the fascinating history of Île de la Cité.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, read Paris day trip planner.

Pittsburgh, USA to Paris is an approximately 13- hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight. You'll lose 6 hours traveling from Pittsburgh to Paris due to the time zone difference. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Pittsburgh in June: high temperatures in Paris hover around 74°F and lows are around 55°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Fri) so you can catch the train to Giverny.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Palace of Versailles
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Musee d'Orsay ©
Musee d'Orsay
Arc de Triomphe ©
Arc de Triomphe
Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum

1
night
Giverny

Giverny ©
Giverny is a small French village in Upper Normandy, best known as the rural retreat of the Impressionist painter Claude Monet (1840-1926).
On the 4th (Sat), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Eglise Sainte-Radegonde de Giverny, then explore the world behind art at Musee des impressionnismes, and then admire the natural beauty at Fondation Claude Monet.

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You can take a train from Paris to Giverny in an hour. Another option is to drive. Expect a daytime high around 75°F in July, and nighttime lows around 56°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Bayeux.

Things to do in Giverny

Museums Parks Historic Sites
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Fondation Claude Monet ©
Fondation Claude Monet
Eglise Sainte-Radegonde de Giverny ©
Eglise Sainte-Radegonde de Giverny
Musee des impressionnismes ©
Musee des impressionnismes

1
night
Bayeux

Bayeux ©
Most travelers take a trip to Bayeux to see the famed tapestry depicting the legendary Norman Conquest from the 11th century.
On the 5th (Sun), take an in-depth tour of Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux, stroll the grounds of Bayeux War Cemetery, and then stroll the grounds of Normandy American Cemetery.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, use the Bayeux route planning app.

Getting from Giverny to Bayeux by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. July in Bayeux sees daily highs of 74°F and lows of 55°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sun) so you can go by car to Honfleur.

Things to do in Bayeux

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Normandy American Cemetery
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Normandy American Cemetery ©
Normandy American Cemetery
Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux ©
Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux
 Bayeux War Cemetery
Bayeux War Cemetery

1
night
Honfleur

Honfleur ©
Honfleur is a town surrounding a beautiful little 17th-century harbor in Lower Normandy.
Start off your visit on the 6th (Mon): make a trip to Vieux Bassin, indulge your taste buds at Calvados Experience, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Notre Dame de Grace.

To see photos, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Honfleur visit planning website.

You can drive from Bayeux to Honfleur in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 70°F, and evening lows to 55°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Mon) so you can drive to Rouen.

Things to do in Honfleur

Museums Historic Sites Shopping

Side Trip

Calvados Experience
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Calvados Experience ©
Calvados Experience
Vieux Bassin ©
Vieux Bassin
Notre Dame de Grace ©
Notre Dame de Grace

2
nights
Rouen

Rouen ©
Rouen is situated on the River Seine, about 90 minutes from Paris.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Tue): don't miss a visit to Les Racines du Ciel, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cathedrale Notre-Dame de Rouen, then don't miss a visit to La maison sublime, and finally get in on the family fun at Cahem. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: don't miss a visit to Vieux Rouen and then admire the masterpieces at Musee des Beaux-Arts de Rouen.

For other places to visit, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Rouen online visit planner.

Drive from Honfleur to Rouen in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. July in Rouen sees daily highs of 73°F and lows of 55°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 8th (Wed) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Rouen

Museums Theme Parks Historic Sites
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Musee des Beaux-Arts de Rouen ©
Musee des Beaux-Arts de Rouen
Cathedrale Notre-Dame de Rouen ©
Cathedrale Notre-Dame de Rouen
Les Racines du Ciel ©
Les Racines du Ciel

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