10 days in France Itinerary

10 days in France Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Santiago
Fly:  18 h
1
Paris
— 2 nights
Train:  1 h
2
Reims
— 1 night
Train:  3 h 30 min
3
Colmar
— 1 night
Fly:  3 h 45 min
4
Nice
— 2 nights
Fly:  3 h 45 min
5
Albi
— 2 nights
Fly:  20 h 15 min
End: Santiago

2
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.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Saint Germain des Pres Quarter and Spas. The adventure continues: explore the world behind art at Louvre Museum, pause for some photo ops at Arc de Triomphe, step off the mainland to explore Île de la Cité, and contemplate the long history of Eiffel Tower.

To see more things to do, photos, maps, and other tourist information, read Paris travel itinerary planner.

Santiago, Chile to Paris is an approximately 18.5-hour flight. Traveling from Santiago to Paris, you'll lose 5 hours due to the time zone difference. In December, daily temperatures in Paris can reach 9°C, while at night they dip to 3°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Mon) early enough to catch the train to Reims.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods
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Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Île de la Cité ©
Île de la Cité
Montmartre ©
Montmartre

1
night
Reims

Reims ©
Reims is home to Champagne--the most celebrated and celebratory wine in the world.
On the 8th (Tue), learn about winemaking at Champagne Taittinger, learn about winemaking at La Maison Mumm, learn about winemaking at Veuve Clicquot-Ponsardin, thenadmire the landmark architecture of Basilique Saint-Remi, thenadmire the landmark architecture of Palais du Tau, and finally admire the striking features of Cathedrale Notre-Dame de Reims.

To find photos, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Reims sightseeing planner.

Take a train from Paris to Reims in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 8°C in December, and nighttime lows around 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Tue) to allow time to take a train to Colmar.

Things to do in Reims

Wineries Historic Sites
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Veuve Clicquot-Ponsardin ©
Veuve Clicquot-Ponsardin
Basilique Saint-Remi ©
Basilique Saint-Remi
La Maison Mumm ©
La Maison Mumm

1
night
Colmar

Colmar ©
Situated along the Alsatian Wine Route, Colmar is renowned for its German and French culture, well-preserved old town, numerous architectural landmarks, and its museums.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Wed): don't miss a visit to Old Town, admire the masterpieces at Musée d'Unterlinden, don't miss a visit to Vieille ville d'Eguisheim, thendo a tasting at Vin d'Alsace HORCHER, and finally make a trip to Vieille Ville.

To find photos, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, read Colmar trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Reims to Colmar by train takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: drive; or fly. December in Colmar sees daily highs of 9°C and lows of 1°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Nice.

Things to do in Colmar

Museums Wineries

Side Trips

Vin d'Alsace HORCHER, Vieille ville d'Eguisheim, Vieille Ville
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Old Town ©
Old Town
Vieille ville d'Eguisheim ©
Vieille ville d'Eguisheim
Musée d'Unterlinden ©
Musée d'Unterlinden

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Thu): indulge your taste buds at Marche de la Liberation, get great views at Colline du Chateau overlook, stop by Vieille Ville, thenpause for some serene contemplation at Eglise Saint Jean-Baptiste - Le Voeu, thendon't miss a visit to Place Massena, and finally make a trip to Avenue Jean Medecin. On the next day, don't miss a visit to Visite Confiturerie Herbin, relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, try your luck at Casino Barriere Le Ruhl, thentour the pleasant surroundings at Blue Beach, thenlearn about winemaking at Le Petit Vigneau Winery, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Chapelle des Pénitents Blancs.

To see traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Nice trip maker tool.

Getting from Colmar to Nice by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. In December, Nice is somewhat warmer than Colmar - with highs of 17°C and lows of 8°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Fri) early enough to travel to Albi.

Things to do in Nice

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Shopping

Side Trips

St-Paul-de-Vence, Visite Confiturerie Herbin, Spas
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Vieille Ville ©
Vieille Ville
Chapelle des Pénitents Blancs ©
Chapelle des Pénitents Blancs
Spas

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Albi

Albi ©
Albi is a commune in southern France. Start off your visit on the 12th (Sat): take in the spiritual surroundings of Cloitre de la Collegiale Saint Salvy, admire the natural beauty at Les Jardins de la Berbie, thenadmire the landmark architecture of Cathedrale Sainte-Cecile, and finally explore the world behind art at Musee Toulouse-Lautrec.

To find other places to visit, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Albi day trip planning tool.

Traveling by flight from Nice to Albi takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Nice in December, with highs in Albi at 11°C and lows at 1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

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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