15 days in France Itinerary

15 days in France Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Marseille
— 1 night
2
Saint-Raphael
— 2 nights
3
Nice
— 3 nights
4
Mont-Saint-Michel
— 1 night
5
Bayeux
— 2 nights
6
Etretat
— 1 night
7
Paris
— 4 nights

1
night
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.
On the 10th (Fri), don't miss a visit to Randonnees theatrales Marcel Pagnol Cie Dans la cour des Grands. On the 11th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Basilique Notre-Dame de la Garde, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Abbaye Saint Victor, thenpartake in some friendly competition at Mystery Games, thencontemplate the long history of Paroisse Cathédrale Saint Sauveur Aix-en-Provence, and finally take an in-depth tour of Paul Cezanne’s Studio.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Marseille trip maker site.

Paris to Marseille is an approximately 3.5-hour flight. You can also take a train; or drive. Traveling from Paris in April, expect Marseille to be a bit warmer, temps between °C and °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sat) so you can drive to Saint-Raphael.

Things to do in Marseille

Historic Sites Theme Parks Fun & Games

Side Trip

Aix-en-Provence
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Basilique Notre-Dame de la Garde ©
Basilique Notre-Dame de la Garde
Paul Cezanne’s Studio ©
Paul Cezanne’s Studio

2
nights
Saint-Raphael

Saint-Raphael ©
Saint-Raphael vacations have so much more to offer than an indulgent splurge on a beach.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Sun): pause for some photo ops at Notre Dame d‘Afrique, don't miss a visit to Massif de l'Esterel, and then stop by Catalan Bougie. On the 13th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: appreciate the history behind Monument aux Morts, pause for some serene contemplation at Chapelle Saint-Francois de Paule, partake in some friendly competition at Total Xscape, thenhike along Les Balcons du Cap Roux, and finally see the interesting displays at Musee des Troupes de Marine.

To see maps, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Saint-Raphael day trip app.

Getting from Marseille to Saint-Raphael by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. Expect a daytime high around °C in April, and nighttime lows around °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Nice.

Things to do in Saint-Raphael

Parks Trails Museums

Side Trips

Frejus, Notre Dame d‘Afrique
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Total Xscape ©
Total Xscape
Massif de l'Esterel ©
Massif de l'Esterel
Musee des Troupes de Marine ©
Musee des Troupes de Marine

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.
Nice is known for museums, historic sites, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: wander the streets of Vieille Ville, examine the collection at Palais Lascaris, take some stellar pictures from Colline du Chateau overlook, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cathedrale Saint-Nicolas a Nice.

To find maps, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Nice attractions website.

You can drive from Saint-Raphael to Nice in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Saint-Raphael in April, you will find days in Nice are a bit cooler (°C), and nights are a bit warmer (°C). Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Thu) early enough to travel to Mont-Saint-Michel.

Things to do in Nice

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Musee des Coquillages
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Musee d'Art Moderne Et d'Art Contemporain ©
Vieille Ville ©
Vieille Ville
Promenade des Anglais ©
Promenade des Anglais

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 17th (Fri): stroll the grounds of Cimetiere Militaire Americain de Saint-James, steep yourself in history at Maison de l'Artichaut, and then admire the striking features of Mont Saint-Michel.

To find maps, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Mont-Saint-Michel trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Nice to Mont-Saint-Michel takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Nice in April: high temperatures in Mont-Saint-Michel hover around °C and lows are around °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Fri) early enough to travel to Bayeux.

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 ©

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.
On the 18th (Sat), admire the masterpieces at Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux, explore the different monuments and memorials at Bayeux War Cemetery, thenexplore the different monuments and memorials at Normandy American Cemetery, and finally head outdoors with Norman'Air. Here are some ideas for day two: step into the grandiose world of Chateau Guillaume-le-Conquerant and then try your luck at Hippodrome de Clairefontaine.

To see maps, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Bayeux trip builder site.

Traveling by train from Mont-Saint-Michel to Bayeux takes 4 hours. In April in Bayeux, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Sun) early enough to drive to Etretat.

Things to do in Bayeux

Historic Sites Casinos Fun & Games

Side Trips

Norman'Air, Chateau Guillaume-le-Conquerant, Hippodrome de Clairefontaine, 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

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night
Etretat

Etretat ©
Etretat is a small coastal village on the Alabaster Coast in Normandy.
On the 20th (Mon), explore the striking landscape at Porte d’Aval, don't miss a visit to Chemin des Douaniers, thenget outside with Cote d'Albatre, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Falaises d'Etretat.

To find more things to do, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Etretat trip planner.

Drive from Bayeux to Etretat in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or take a train. In April in Etretat, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Mon) so you can drive to Paris.

Things to do in Etretat

Nature Parks Outdoors
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Falaises d'Etretat ©
Falaises d'Etretat
Chemin des Douaniers ©
Chemin des Douaniers
Porte d’Aval ©
Porte d’Aval

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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.
Change things up with a short trip to Palace of Versailles in Versailles (about 48 minutes away). There's still lots to do: explore the world behind art at Louvre Museum, admire the striking features of Sainte-Chapelle, pause for some photo ops at Arc de Triomphe, and take a stroll through Le Marais.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Paris trip itinerary builder app.

Drive from Etretat to Paris in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In April, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

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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