17 days in France Itinerary

17 days in France Itinerary

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Saint-Raphael
— 2 nights
2
Marseille
— 2 nights
3
Paris
— 4 nights
4
Bayeux
— 2 nights
5
Mont-Saint-Michel
— 1 night
6
Nice
— 5 nights

2
nights
Saint-Raphael

Saint-Raphael ©
Saint-Raphael vacations have so much more to offer than an indulgent splurge on a beach.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Fri): appreciate the history behind Notre Dame d‘Afrique, don't miss a visit to Massif de l'Esterel, and then stop by Catalan Bougie. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the different monuments and memorials at Cimetiere marin de Saint-Tropez, enjoy the scholastic atmosphere at Kelys, explore the ancient world of Vivier Gallo-Romain des Issambres, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Les Balcons du Cap Roux, and finally examine the collection at Musee des Troupes de Marine.

For maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Saint-Raphael road trip planning site.

Mumbai, India to Saint-Raphael is an approximately 16.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Mumbai to Saint-Raphael is minus 4.5 hours. Traveling from Mumbai in April, things will get colder in Saint-Raphael: highs are around 24°C and lows about 9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sat) so you can go by car to Marseille.

Things to do in Saint-Raphael

Classes · Trails · Parks

Side Trips

Cimetiere marin de Saint-Tropez, Musee des Troupes de Marine, Notre Dame d‘Afrique, Vivier Gallo-Romain des Issambres, Kelys
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Musee des Troupes de Marine ©
Musee des Troupes de Marine
Massif de l'Esterel ©
Massif de l'Esterel
Catalan Bougie ©
Catalan Bougie

2
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Marseille

Marseille ©
The 2013 European "Capital of Culture," Marseille is the largest port city on the breezy Mediterranean coast and the second largest city in France.
Start off your visit on the 5th (Sun): steep yourself in history at Paroisse Cathédrale Saint Sauveur Aix-en-Provence, then make a trip to Randonnees theatrales Marcel Pagnol Cie Dans la cour des Grands, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Basilique Notre-Dame de la Garde. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 6th (Mon): take in the spiritual surroundings of Abbaye Saint Victor, then take in the awesome beauty at Montagne Sainte Victoire, and then take in the pleasant sights at Calanque de Port-Miou.

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You can drive from Saint-Raphael to Marseille in 2 hours. Other options are to take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. April in Marseille sees daily highs of 22°C and lows of 10°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Paris.

Things to do in Marseille

Nature · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Paroisse Cathédrale Saint Sauveur Aix-en-Provence, Montagne Sainte Victoire, Calanque de Port-Miou
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Basilique Notre-Dame de la Garde ©
Basilique Notre-Dame de la Garde
Montagne Sainte Victoire ©
Montagne Sainte Victoire

4
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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.
When in Paris, make a side trip to see Palace of Versailles in Versailles, approximately Versailles away. The adventure continues: explore the world behind art at Louvre Museum, admire the natural beauty at Luxembourg Gardens, get a taste of the local shopping with Le Marais, and contemplate the long history of Eiffel Tower.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, go to the Paris road trip tool.

You can fly from Marseille to Paris in 3.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or drive. In April, Paris is a bit cooler than Marseille - with highs of 18°C and lows of 6°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Bayeux.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Palace of Versailles
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Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Palace of Versailles ©
Palace of Versailles
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower

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Bayeux

Bayeux ©
Most travelers take a trip to Bayeux to see the famed tapestry depicting the legendary Norman Conquest from the 11th century.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Sat): head outdoors with Norman'Air, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedrale Notre-Dame, then explore the different monuments and memorials at Normandy American Cemetery, and finally stroll the grounds of Bayeux War Cemetery. On the next day, admire the masterpieces at Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux, explore the different monuments and memorials at Beny-sur-Mer Canadian War Cemetery, then get engrossed in the history at Pegasus Memorial, and finally steep yourself in history at Chateau Guillaume-le-Conquerant.

To find reviews, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Bayeux trip planner.

Traveling by car from Paris to Bayeux takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. In April, plan for daily highs up to 17°C, and evening lows to 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Sun) early enough to travel to Mont-Saint-Michel.

Things to do in Bayeux

Historic Sites · Museums · Outdoors

Side Trips

Norman'Air, Beny-sur-Mer Canadian War Cemetery, Pegasus Memorial, Normandy American Cemetery, Chateau Guillaume-le-Conquerant
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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
Mont-Saint-Michel

Mont-Saint-Michel ©
Le Mont-Saint-Michel is an island commune in Normandy, France. Start off your visit on the 13th (Mon): stroll the grounds of Cimetiere Militaire Americain de Saint-James and then admire the striking features of Mont Saint-Michel.

To find photos, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Mont-Saint-Michel journey planning tool.

Getting from Bayeux to Mont-Saint-Michel by train takes about 4 hours. In April, daily temperatures in Mont-Saint-Michel can reach 17°C, while at night they dip to 6°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Mon) early enough to travel to Nice.

Things to do in Mont-Saint-Michel

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Cimetiere Militaire Americain de Saint-James
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Mont Saint-Michel ©
Mont Saint-Michel
Cimetiere Militaire Americain de Saint-James ©

5
nights
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.
When in Nice, make a side trip to see Galerie Lifetime Gallery in Mougins, approximately Mougins away. Next up on the itinerary: wander the streets of Vieille Ville, let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour, take some stellar pictures from Mt Boron, and don't miss a visit to Place Massena.

For maps, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Nice trip itinerary builder site.

Getting from Mont-Saint-Michel to Nice by flight takes about 6.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and train; or do a combination of bus and train. In April, Nice is a bit warmer than Mont-Saint-Michel - with highs of 20°C and lows of 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Nice

Museums · Neighborhoods · Tours

Side Trip

Galerie Lifetime Gallery
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Food Tours
Vieille Ville ©
Vieille Ville
Promenade des Anglais ©
Promenade des Anglais

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