11 days in France Itinerary

11 days in France Itinerary

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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
Train:  2 h 15 min
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.
On the 15th (Mon), stop by Choisy La Galerie. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the historical opulence of Haut de Cagnes, admire the masterpieces at Musee d'Art Moderne Et d'Art Contemporain, and then kick back and relax at Castel Plage.

For where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Nice trip itinerary maker tool.

Lagos, Nigeria to Nice is an approximately 16- hour flight. July in Nice sees daily highs of 32°C and lows of 25°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Thu) early enough to travel to Bonifacio.

Things to do in Nice

Museums Historic Sites Beaches

Side Trips

Villa Kerylos, Choisy La Galerie, Haut de Cagnes, Villa & Jardins Ephrussi de Rothschild
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Villa & Jardins Ephrussi de Rothschild ©
Villa & Jardins Ephrussi de Rothschild
Musee d'Art Moderne Et d'Art Contemporain ©
Musee d'Art Moderne Et d'Art Contemporain
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.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Thu): head outdoors with Plage du Grand Sperone, then stroll through Plage du Petit Sperone, and then stop by A Bitiga. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: kick back and relax at Plage de San Giovanni and then look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas.

To find maps, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Bonifacio trip builder site.

Getting from Nice to Bonifacio by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of bus, ferry, and car. When traveling from Nice in July, plan for a bit warmer days in Bonifacio, with highs around 36°C, while nights are a bit cooler with lows around 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Bayeux.

Things to do in Bonifacio

Outdoors Beaches Parks

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
Plage du Grand Sperone ©
Plage du Grand Sperone

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): get engrossed in the history at Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux, see the interesting displays at Overlord Museum - Omaha Beach, then stroll the grounds of Normandy American Cemetery, and finally learn about all things military at Musee D-Day Omaha. Here are some ideas for day two: witness the site of a historic battle at Memorial 1st US Infantry Division Omaha Beach, brush up on your military savvy at D-Day Experience (Dead Man's Corner museum), then take an in-depth tour of Pegasus Memorial, and finally brush up on your military savvy at Memorial de Caen.

To see reviews, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Bayeux route maker.

Traveling by flight from Bonifacio to Bayeux takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car; or do a combination of flight and train. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Bonifacio in July, with highs in Bayeux at 27°C and lows at 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, Pegasus Memorial, Memorial de Caen, Musee D-Day Omaha, D-Day Experience (Dead Man's Corner museum)
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Normandy American Cemetery ©
Normandy American Cemetery
Memorial de Caen ©
Memorial de Caen
D-Day Experience (Dead Man's Corner museum) ©
D-Day Experience (Dead Man's Corner museum)

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.
Museum-lovers will get to explore Louvre Museum and Musee d'Orsay. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Eiffel Tower and Centre National d'Art et de Culture George Pompidou. Next up on the itinerary: admire the landmark architecture of Arc de Triomphe, shop like a local with Champs-Elysees, contemplate the long history of Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris, and take a stroll through Le Marais.

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Traveling by train from Bayeux to Paris takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In July, daily temperatures in Paris can reach 30°C, while at night they dip to 18°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Wed) to allow enough time to 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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