11 days in France Itinerary

11 days in France Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Nice
— 1 night
2
Avignon
— 2 nights
3
Bayeux
— 4 nights
4
Paris
— 3 nights

1
night
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.
On the 22nd (Mon), contemplate the long history of Villa & Jardins Ephrussi de Rothschild, thensteep yourself in history at Palais Lascaris, and then appreciate the extensive heritage of Vieille Ville.

To see maps, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Nice itinerary planner.

Kuwait City, Kuwait to Nice is an approximately 12-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 2 hours traveling from Kuwait City to Nice. While traveling from Kuwait City, expect cooler days and a bit cooler nights in Nice, ranging from highs of °C to lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Mon) to allow time to drive to Avignon.

Things to do in Nice

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Villa & Jardins Ephrussi de Rothschild
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Villa & Jardins Ephrussi de Rothschild ©
Villa & Jardins Ephrussi de Rothschild
Vieille Ville ©
Vieille Ville
Palais Lascaris ©
Palais Lascaris

2
nights
Avignon

Avignon ©
An ancient town center surrounded by medieval ramparts, Avignon is a major city of Provence and a Mediterranean city in the Vaucluse department on the left bank of the Rhône River.
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Tue): hike along Le Sentier des Ocres and then explore the historical opulence of Palais des Papes. On your second day here, take in the spiritual surroundings of Eglise St-Trophime, steep yourself in history at Amphitheatre (les Arenes), thenadmire the striking features of Chateau des Baux de Provence, and finally delve into the distant past at Roman Theatre of Orange.

For other places to visit, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Avignon trip itinerary planning website.

Traveling by car from Nice to Avignon takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. When traveling from Nice in July, plan for a bit warmer days and slightly colder nights in Avignon: temperatures range from °C by day to °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Bayeux.

Things to do in Avignon

Historic Sites Trails Parks

Side Trips

Arles, Chateau des Baux de Provence, Le Sentier des Ocres, Roman Theatre of Orange
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Le Sentier des Ocres ©
Le Sentier des Ocres
Roman Theatre of Orange ©
Roman Theatre of Orange
Amphitheatre (les Arenes) ©
Amphitheatre (les Arenes)

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nights
Bayeux

Bayeux ©
Most travelers take a trip to Bayeux to see the famed tapestry depicting the legendary Norman Conquest from the 11th century.
Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux and Arromanches 360 Circular Cinema will appeal to museum buffs. Get some cultural insight at Normandy American Cemetery and Omaha Beach. Get out of town with these interesting Bayeux side-trips: Sainte-Mere-Eglise (Airborne Museum & Church of Sainte-Mère-Église), Caramels d'Isigny (in Isigny-sur-Mer) and Musee du Debarquement Utah Beach (in Sainte-Marie-du-Mont). Next up on the itinerary: admire the striking features of Cathedrale Notre-Dame, stroll the grounds of Beny-sur-Mer Canadian War Cemetery, witness the site of a historic battle at Memorial 1st US Infantry Division Omaha Beach, and take an in-depth tour of Pegasus Memorial.

For traveler tips, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, read our Bayeux trip planner.

You can do a combination of train and flight from Avignon to Bayeux in 5.5 hours. Other options are to fly; or drive. Traveling from Avignon in July, things will get little chillier in Bayeux: highs are around °C and lows about °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Paris.

Things to do in Bayeux

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Colleville-sur-Mer, Sainte-Mere-Eglise, Arromanches-les-Bains, Pegasus Memorial, Batterie Allemande de Longues-Sure-Mer
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Normandy American Cemetery ©
Normandy American Cemetery
Omaha Beach ©
Omaha Beach
Musee du Debarquement Utah Beach ©
Musee du Debarquement Utah Beach

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.
Start off your visit on the 29th (Mon): admire the masterpieces at Louvre Museum, thenadmire all the interesting features of Eiffel Tower, and then step off the mainland to explore Île de la Cité. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: stroll the grounds of The Paris Catacombs, thenadmire the striking features of Arc de Triomphe, and then explore the world behind art at Musee d'Orsay.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Paris travel route builder website.

You can drive from Bayeux to Paris in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. In July in Paris, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 31st (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Paris

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

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