38 days in South of France Itinerary

38 days in South of France Itinerary

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Nice
— 4 nights
2
Cannes
— 2 nights
3
Saint-Tropez
— Few hours
4
Frejus
— 1 night
5
Moustiers Sainte-Marie
— 1 night
6
Aix-en-Provence
— Few hours
7
Marseille
— 2 nights
8
Cassis
— Few hours
9
Cucuron
— 1 night
10
L'Isle-sur-la-Sorgue
— 1 night
11
Vaison-la-Romaine
— 1 night
12
Nimes
— 1 night
13
Montpellier
— 1 night
14
Carcassonne
— 1 night
15
Tarascon-sur-Ariege
— 1 night
16
Saint-Savin
— 1 night
17
Lourdes
— Few hours
18
Saint-Jean-de-Luz
— 7 nights
19
Pau
— 1 night
20
Toulouse
— 1 night
21
Domme
— 3 nights
22
Limoges
— 1 night
23
Perigueux
— 1 night
24
Saint-Emilion
— 1 night
25
Bordeaux
— 3 nights

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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.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Chemin Frédéric Nietzsche, Vieux Port de Menton, Promenade du Soleil, and other attractions. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Promenade du Paillon and Basilique Notre-Dame de Nice. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Villa Kerylos and Cathedrale Sainte-Reparate. When in Nice, make a side trip to see Le Nomade in Antibes, approximately Antibes away. There's much more to do: visit Place Rossetti, see the interesting displays at Musée Marc Chagall, kick back and relax at Plage de la Mariniere, and take some stellar pictures from Colline du Chateau overlook.

To find where to stay, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Nice online tour itinerary planner.

Toronto, Canada to Nice is an approximately 13-hour flight. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Central European Standard Time (CET), which is usually a 6 hour difference. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Toronto in July since evenings lows in Nice dip to °C. You will have some time to spend on the 18th (Sat) before leaving for Cannes.

Things to do in Nice

Historic Sites Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Roquebrune-Cap-Martin, Eze, Menton, Villa & Jardins Ephrussi de Rothschild, Plage de la Mariniere
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Promenade du Paillon ©
Promenade du Paillon
Villa & Jardins Ephrussi de Rothschild ©
Villa & Jardins Ephrussi de Rothschild
La cité médiévale ©
La cité médiévale

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Cannes

Cannes ©
Although its luxury shops, nightlife, casinos, and high-end restaurants give Cannes a feeling of exclusivity, this classic French Riviera city has alternatives to suit every budget.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes La Croisette. On the 18th (Sat), take a stroll through La Croisette, make a trip to Le Monastere Fortifie, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Plage Mace. On your second day here, take a stroll through Le Suquet, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Clock Tower of Notre-Dame de l'Esperance, thendon't miss a visit to Gare Maritime, thenstep aboard Vieux Port, and finally make a trip to Les Murs Peints.

For ratings, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Cannes trip builder tool.

Drive from Nice to Cannes in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Nice in July, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Cannes, with lows of °C. You'll have a few hours on the 20th (Mon) to wrap things up before traveling to Saint-Tropez.

Things to do in Cannes

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Outdoors
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Le Suquet ©
Le Suquet
Clock Tower of Notre-Dame de l'Esperance ©
Clock Tower of Notre-Dame de l'Esperance
La Croisette ©
La Croisette

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Saint-Tropez

Saint-Tropez ©
Saint-Tropez is a town, 100km west of Nice, in the Var department of the Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur region of southeastern France. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Port Grimaud, Citadelle de Saint-Tropez - Musee d'histoire maritime, St. Tropez Harbor, and other attractions you added. On the 20th (Mon), visit Port Grimaud, thentake an in-depth tour of Citadelle de Saint-Tropez - Musee d'histoire maritime, thentake in the waterfront activity at St. Tropez Harbor, and finally kick back and relax at Plage de Pampelonne.

Start your trip to Saint-Tropez by creating a personalized itinerary on Inspirock.

Getting from Cannes to Saint-Tropez by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a train. When traveling from Cannes in July, plan for somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Saint-Tropez: temperatures range from °C by day to °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Mon) so you can catch the bus to Frejus.

Things to do in Saint-Tropez

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Port Grimaud
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Plage de Pampelonne ©
Plage de Pampelonne
St. Tropez Harbor ©
St. Tropez Harbor

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Frejus

Frejus ©
Fréjus is a commune in the Var department in the Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur region in southeastern France.It neighbours Saint-Raphaël, effectively forming one town. Kick off your visit on the 20th (Mon): tour the pleasant surroundings at Frejus Beach.

For other places to visit, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Frejus trip planner.

Take a bus from Saint-Tropez to Frejus in an hour. Alternatively, you can drive; or ride a ferry. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from Saint-Tropez in July: highs in Frejus hover around °C, while lows dip to °C. You will have some time to spend on the 21st (Tue) before leaving for Moustiers Sainte-Marie.

Things to do in Frejus

Outdoors Beaches Parks
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Frejus Beach ©
Frejus Beach

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Moustiers Sainte-Marie

Moustiers Sainte-Marie ©
Moustiers-Sainte-Marie, or simply Moustiers, is a commune in the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence department in southeastern France, a part of the Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur region and considered one of the "most beautiful villages of France".It lies at the western entrance to the Gorges du Verdon. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Lac De Sainte Croix. On the 21st (Tue), take in breathtaking views at Les Gorges du Verdon, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Chapelle Saint Pierre, explore the activities along Lac De Sainte Croix, take in the spiritual surroundings of Notre Dame de Beauvoir, thendon't miss a visit to Centre Ville, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Church of Our Lady of the Assumption.

To find reviews, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Moustiers Sainte-Marie online visit planner.

Traveling by car from Frejus to Moustiers Sainte-Marie takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and taxi; or take a bus. When traveling from Frejus in July, plan for a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Moustiers Sainte-Marie: temperatures range from °C by day to °C at night. On the 22nd (Wed), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Aix-en-Provence.

Things to do in Moustiers Sainte-Marie

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Aiguines, Les Gorges du Verdon
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Les Gorges du Verdon ©
Les Gorges du Verdon
Lac De Sainte Croix ©
Lac De Sainte Croix
Notre Dame de Beauvoir ©
Notre Dame de Beauvoir

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Aix-en-Provence

Aix-en-Provence ©
Aix-en-Provence is a small, classically Provençal town, famous for being home to Cézanne.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Fondation Vasarely as well as Terrain des Peintres (Painters Park). Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Wed): walk around Terrain des Peintres (Painters Park), contemplate the long history of Paroisse Cathédrale Saint Sauveur Aix-en-Provence, thenadmire the landmark architecture of Le Tour de l'Horloge, thentake a stroll through Cours Mirabeau, and finally see the interesting displays at Fondation Vasarely.

For where to stay, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Aix-en-Provence sightseeing planning tool.

Drive from Moustiers Sainte-Marie to Aix-en-Provence in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of taxi and train. In July, daily temperatures in Aix-en-Provence can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Marseille.

Things to do in Aix-en-Provence

Historic Sites Museums Parks
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Fondation Vasarely ©
Fondation Vasarely
Cours Mirabeau ©
Cours Mirabeau

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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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Cite Radieuse Le Corbusier, Museum of European and Mediterranean Civilisations, Palais Longchamp, and other attractions you added. Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Wed): admire the landmark architecture of Cite Radieuse Le Corbusier and then visit The Panier.

For ratings, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Marseille trip planning app.

You can drive from Aix-en-Provence to Marseille in an hour. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. July in Marseille sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. On the 24th (Fri), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Cassis.

Things to do in Marseille

Historic Sites Nature Parks
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Basilique Notre-Dame de la Garde ©
Basilique Notre-Dame de la Garde
Palais Longchamp ©
Palais Longchamp
Cathédrale La Major ©
Cathédrale La Major

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Cassis

Cassis ©
Cassis is a commune situated east of Marseille in the department of Bouches-du-Rhône in the Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur region in southern France.It is a popular tourist destination, famous for its cliffs (falaises) and the sheltered inlets called calanques. Calanque d'En-Vau has been added to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 24th (Fri): get outside with Calanque d'En-Vau and then take a leisurely stroll along Port de Cassis.

To see where to stay, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Cassis online trip builder.

Traveling by car from Marseille to Cassis takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In July, daily temperatures in Cassis can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Fri) early enough to travel to Cucuron.

Things to do in Cassis

Outdoors
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Calanque d'En-Vau ©
Calanque d'En-Vau
Port de Cassis ©
Port de Cassis

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Cucuron

Cucuron ©
Cucuron is a village in the Vaucluse department, of the Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur region, in southeastern France. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Chateau de Lourmarin. Start off your visit on the 24th (Fri): explore the historical opulence of Chateau de Lourmarin.

For photos, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, read Cucuron online travel planner.

Traveling by car from Cassis to Cucuron takes 1.5 hours. You will have some time to spend on the 25th (Sat) before leaving for L'Isle-sur-la-Sorgue.

Things to do in Cucuron

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Chateau de Lourmarin
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Chateau de Lourmarin ©
Chateau de Lourmarin

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L'Isle-sur-la-Sorgue

L'Isle-sur-la-Sorgue ©
L'Isle-sur-la-Sorgue is a town and commune on the Sorgue river in southeastern France. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Roman Theatre of Orange, Fondation Villa Datris and La Cour aux Saveurs. Start off your visit on the 25th (Sat): trek along Le Sentier des Ocres, look for gifts at La Cour aux Saveurs, and then admire the masterpieces at Fondation Villa Datris.

To find traveler tips, photos, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the L'Isle-sur-la-Sorgue road trip site.

You can drive from Cucuron to L'Isle-sur-la-Sorgue in an hour. July in L'Isle-sur-la-Sorgue sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 26th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Vaison-la-Romaine.

Things to do in L'Isle-sur-la-Sorgue

Historic Sites Outdoors Trails

Side Trips

Le Sentier des Ocres, Roman Theatre of Orange
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Roman Theatre of Orange ©
Roman Theatre of Orange
Le Sentier des Ocres ©
Le Sentier des Ocres
Fondation Villa Datris ©
Fondation Villa Datris

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Vaison-la-Romaine

Vaison-la-Romaine ©
Vaison-la-Romaine is a commune in the Vaucluse department in the Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur region in southeastern France.The French archaeologist and hellenist Henri Metzger died here.The historic section is in two parts, the Colline du Château on a height on one side of the Ouvèze, the "upper city" and on the opposite bank, the "lower city" centered on the Colline de la Villasse.Vaison-la-Romaine is famous for its rich Roman ruins, medieval town and cathedral. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Dentelles de Montmirail, Sites Archeologiques de Vaison la Romaine and Roman Bridge. Kick off your visit on the 26th (Sun): get outside with Dentelles de Montmirail, thenexplore the ancient world of Sites Archeologiques de Vaison la Romaine, thentake in the views from Roman Bridge, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Cathedrale Notre-Dame de Nazareth.

To see more things to do and other tourist information, read Vaison-la-Romaine online attractions planner.

Drive from L'Isle-sur-la-Sorgue to Vaison-la-Romaine in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In July, daily temperatures in Vaison-la-Romaine can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. On the 27th (Mon), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Nimes.

Things to do in Vaison-la-Romaine

Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trip

Dentelles de Montmirail
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Cathedrale Notre-Dame de Nazareth ©
Cathedrale Notre-Dame de Nazareth
Sites Archeologiques de Vaison la Romaine ©
Dentelles de Montmirail ©
Dentelles de Montmirail

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Nimes

Nimes ©
Nîmes has a rich history dating back to the Roman Empire, with a stunning coliseum that is second only to Rome's.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Arenes de Nimes, Carrieres des Lumieres and Jardins de la Fontaine. On the 27th (Mon), take in the spiritual surroundings of Synagogue de Carpentras, admire the masterpieces at Carrieres des Lumieres, thencatch a live event at Arenes de Nimes, and finally delve into the distant past at La Porte Auguste. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: pause for some serene contemplation at Eglise Sainte-Perpetue et Sainte-Felicite de Nimes, explore the ancient world of La Maison Carree, thentake in nature's colorful creations at Jardins de la Fontaine, and finally take in panoramic vistas at Tour Magne.

For photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Nimes trip maker tool.

Drive from Vaison-la-Romaine to Nimes in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. On the 28th (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Montpellier.

Things to do in Nimes

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Synagogue de Carpentras, Carrieres des Lumieres
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La Maison Carree ©
La Maison Carree
Carrieres des Lumieres ©
Carrieres des Lumieres
Tour Magne ©
Tour Magne

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Montpellier

Montpellier ©
"Montpellier is a modern, compact, and fast-growing city about 10 km (6 mi) inland from the Mediterranean coast with an active, youthful vibe.
Montpellier Free Walking Tours has been added to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 28th (Tue): take in the spiritual surroundings of Eglise Saint-Roch, thendon't miss a visit to Place Saint-Roch, and then gain insight with Montpellier Free Walking Tours.

Before you visit Montpellier, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

Traveling by car from Nimes to Montpellier takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °C in July, and nighttime lows around °C. You'll have a few hours on the 29th (Wed) to wrap things up before traveling to Carcassonne.

Things to do in Montpellier

Tours Historic Sites
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Eglise Saint-Roch ©
Eglise Saint-Roch

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Carcassonne

Carcassonne ©
Best known as a fortified town, Carcassonne is a walled city that provided the inspiration for the castle in Disney's "Sleeping Beauty" and the location for many scenes in Kevin Costner's movie "Robin Hood." For a daily dose of excitement, medieval jousting tournaments are held twice per day between the two walls--while this may sound like a typical touristy show, it's actually an entertaining display of combative competition and horsemanship.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Chateau Comtal as well as Cité de Carcassonne. Start off your visit on the 29th (Wed): pause for some serene contemplation at Eglise Saint-Nazaire, thendon't miss a visit to La Porte D'aude, and then visit Cité de Carcassonne.

For reviews, maps, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Carcassonne travel route planner.

Traveling by car from Montpellier to Carcassonne takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In July, daily temperatures in Carcassonne can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. On the 30th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Tarascon-sur-Ariege.

Things to do in Carcassonne

Historic Sites Neighborhoods
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Eglise Saint-Nazaire ©
Eglise Saint-Nazaire
Chateau Comtal ©
Chateau Comtal
Cité de Carcassonne ©
Cité de Carcassonne

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Tarascon-sur-Ariege

Tarascon-sur-Ariege ©
Tarascon-sur-Ariège is a commune in the Ariège department in southwestern France.PopulationInhabitants of Tarascon-sur-Ariège are called Tarasconnais. Start off your visit on the 30th (Thu): stroll through Grotte de Niaux and then explore the activities along Etang de Soulcem.

To see photos, ratings, and tourist information, read Tarascon-sur-Ariege road trip app.

Getting from Carcassonne to Tarascon-sur-Ariege by car takes about 1.5 hours. On the 31st (Fri), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Saint-Savin.

Things to do in Tarascon-sur-Ariege

Nature Parks

Side Trips

Grotte de Niaux, Etang de Soulcem
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Grotte de Niaux ©
Grotte de Niaux
Etang de Soulcem ©
Etang de Soulcem

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Saint-Savin

Saint-Savin ©
Your list of things to see and do now includes Pont d'Espagne, Parc Animalier Des Pyrenees, Gaube Lake, and other attractions. On the 31st (Fri), learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Parc Animalier Des Pyrenees, hike along Chemin des Cascades, and then explore the activities along Gaube Lake.

To see maps, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Saint-Savin day trip tool.

You can drive from Tarascon-sur-Ariege to Saint-Savin in 3 hours. Expect a daytime high around °C in July, and nighttime lows around °C. You will have some time to spend on the 1st (Sat) before leaving for Lourdes.

Things to do in Saint-Savin

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trips

Cauterets, Parc Animalier Des Pyrenees
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Parc Animalier Des Pyrenees ©
Parc Animalier Des Pyrenees
Gaube Lake
Gaube Lake

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Lourdes

Lourdes ©
Lourdes is a small market town lying in the foothills of the Pyrenees. Start off your visit on the 1st (Sat): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilique Notre-Dame du Rosaire.

Take the guesswork out of planning a Lourdes vacation by using our trip itinerary maker.

Lourdes is just a short distance from Saint-Savin. In August, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 1st (Sat) to allow time for the car ride to Saint-Jean-de-Luz.

Things to do in Lourdes

Historic Sites
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Basilique Notre-Dame du Rosaire ©
Basilique Notre-Dame du Rosaire

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Saint-Jean-de-Luz

Saint-Jean-de-Luz ©
Saint-Jean-de-Luz is a commune in the Pyrénées-Atlantiques department in south-western France. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Accoceberry, Les recoltes du monde, La Cave d'Irouleguy, and other attractions you added. We've included these beaches for you: La Cote des Basques and Port Vieux Beach. Église Saint-Jean-Baptiste and Chapelle Sainte Madeleine are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Step out of Saint-Jean-de-Luz with an excursion to Paroisse Notre-Dame du Rocher - Église Sainte-Eugenie in Biarritz--about 36 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: take in the pleasant sights at Port de Saint-jean-de-Luz., indulge your taste buds at Les Halles, and walk around La Colline Sainte-Barbe.

To find reviews, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Saint-Jean-de-Luz day trip planning website.

Getting from Lourdes to Saint-Jean-de-Luz by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train. In August, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. You'll set off for Pau on the 8th (Sat).

Things to do in Saint-Jean-de-Luz

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Biarritz, San Sebastian - Donostia, Saint-Jean-Pied-de-Port, Saint-Etienne-de-Baigorry, Urrugne
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Église Saint-Jean-Baptiste ©
Église Saint-Jean-Baptiste
Plage d'Hendaye ©
Plage d'Hendaye
La Concha Beach ©
La Concha Beach

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Pau

Pau ©
On the northern edge of the Pyrénées, Pau is the perfect base to explore the mountains and ride the Funiculaire de Pau, a unique historic funicular railway that links the city center and Boulevard des Pyrénées to the railway station Gare de Pau.
Château de Pau has been added to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 8th (Sat): explore the historical opulence of Château de Pau, pause for some serene contemplation at Eglise Saint Martin, thenlook for gifts at Bord de Gave - Bearnaise de Pau, and finally make a trip to Boulevard des Pyrenees.

To see photos, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, use the Pau trip builder.

Getting from Saint-Jean-de-Luz to Pau by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. August in Pau sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. You'll have a few hours on the 9th (Sun) to wrap things up before traveling to Toulouse.

Things to do in Pau

Historic Sites Museums Shopping
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Château de Pau ©
Château de Pau
Boulevard des Pyrenees
Boulevard des Pyrenees
Eglise Saint Martin ©
Eglise Saint Martin

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Toulouse

Toulouse ©
On the Garonne River, Toulouse is on the site of an ancient Roman settlement, and even today, many of the smaller streets follow their Roman counterparts, while many of the red brick buildings are built in a pseudo-Roman style.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Hotel d'Assezat. Start off your visit on the 9th (Sun): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Couvent des Jacobins, take in the spiritual surroundings of Church of Les Jacobins, get a taste of the local shopping with Hotel d'Assezat, thenadmire the natural beauty at Jardin des Plantes, thenget to know the fascinating history of Quai de la Daurade, and finally stroll through Canal de Brienne (Le).

To find reviews and more tourist information, read our Toulouse trip website.

Traveling by car from Pau to Toulouse takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °C in August, and nighttime lows around °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Domme.

Things to do in Toulouse

Historic Sites Museums Parks
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Couvent des Jacobins ©
Couvent des Jacobins
Church of Les Jacobins
Church of Les Jacobins
Musee des Augustins ©
Musee des Augustins

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Domme

Domme ©
Your list of things to see and do now includes Chateau de Castelnaud, Chateau des Milandes, Perigord Dordogne Montgolfieres, and other attractions. On the 10th (Mon), explore the historical opulence of Chateau de Beynac and then step into the grandiose world of Chateau de Campagne. On the next day, examine the collection at Lascaux Caves 4, explore the historical opulence of The Maison Forte de Reignac, thenexplore the historical opulence of Chateau de Castelnaud, and finally take a memorable tour with Perigord Dordogne Montgolfieres.

For traveler tips, reviews, maps, and tourist information, read our Domme itinerary planner.

Drive from Toulouse to Domme in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and taxi. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from Toulouse in August since evenings lows in Domme dip to °C. You'll have a few hours on the 13th (Thu) to wrap things up before traveling to Limoges.

Things to do in Domme

Historic Sites Outdoors Tours

Side Trips

Castelnaud-la-Chapelle, Sarlat Market, Gouffre de Padirac, Chateau de Campagne, The Maison Forte de Reignac
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Chateau de Beynac ©
Chateau de Beynac
Chateau des Milandes ©
Chateau des Milandes
The Maison Forte de Reignac ©
The Maison Forte de Reignac

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Limoges

Limoges ©
Known for its medieval enamels on copper (Limoges enamels), its 19th-century porcelain (Limoges porcelain), and for its oak barrels used for Cognac production, Limoges has a creative flair with historic significance.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Musee National Adrien Dubouche as well as Oradour-sur-Glane. Start off your visit on the 13th (Thu): admire the landmark architecture of Gare de Limoges, admire the masterpieces at Musee National Adrien Dubouche, and then see the interesting displays at Cite des Metiers et des Arts.

For traveler tips, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Limoges trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Domme to Limoges in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus; or do a combination of taxi and train. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Domme in August: highs in Limoges hover around °C, while lows dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 14th (Fri) to allow time for the train ride to Perigueux.

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Oradour-sur-Glane
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Oradour-sur-Glane ©
Oradour-sur-Glane
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Musee National Adrien Dubouche
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Cite des Metiers et des Arts

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Perigueux

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Périgueux is a commune in the Dordogne department in Nouvelle-Aquitaine in southwestern France.Périgueux is the prefecture of the départment. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Abbatiale Saint-Pierre, Cathedrale St-Front and Chateau de Bourdeilles. Kick off your visit on the 14th (Fri): step into the grandiose world of Chateau de Bourdeilles, thensteep yourself in history at Abbatiale Saint-Pierre, thenadmire the striking features of Cathedrale St-Front, and finally browse the exhibits of Vesunna.

For photos, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Perigueux online trip itinerary builder.

Getting from Limoges to Perigueux by train takes about 2 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Limoges in August, you will find days in Perigueux are a bit warmer (°C), and nights are about the same (°C). On the 15th (Sat), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Saint-Emilion.

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Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Abbatiale Saint-Pierre, Chateau de Bourdeilles
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Chateau de Bourdeilles
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Vesunna
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Cathedrale St-Front

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Saint-Emilion

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Standing magnificently on top of a hill overlooking the Dordogne Valley filled with lush vineyards, Saint-Émilion fuses history and modern culture with medieval ambience--even in its wine bars, museums, markets, art galleries, cafes, and shops.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Sat): get all the information you need at Office de Tourisme du Grand Saint-Emilionnais, admire the striking features of Chateau Ausone, pause for some serene contemplation at Monolithic Church of Saint-Emilion, thenpause for some serene contemplation at Eglise Collegiale de Saint-Emilion, thenview the masterpieces at Artisans Createurs a St Emilion, and finally stop by La Grande Cave de Saint-Emilion.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Saint-Emilion trip maker app.

Getting from Perigueux to Saint-Emilion by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °C in August, and nighttime lows around °C. On the 16th (Sun), you'll travel to Bordeaux.

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Historic Sites Shopping Museums
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Monolithic Church of Saint-Emilion ©
Monolithic Church of Saint-Emilion
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Eglise Collegiale de Saint-Emilion
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Artisans Createurs a St Emilion

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Bordeaux

Bordeaux ©
With a long history of producing regional wines since the Romans brought grapevines here during the first century, so many people consider Bordeaux to be the wine capital of the world.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Grand Theatre as well as La Cite du Vin. Get some cultural insight at St. Andre Cathedral and Port of the Moon. Explore hidden gems such as Église Notre-Dame and Jardin Public. There's still lots to do: appreciate the extensive heritage of Place de la Bourse, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Tour Pey-Berland, make a trip to Grosse Cloche de Bordeaux, and admire the local landmark of Monument aux Girondins.

To find ratings, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Bordeaux vacation planning website.

Getting from Saint-Emilion to Bordeaux by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °C in August, and nighttime lows around °C. You will have some time to spend on the 19th (Wed) before leaving for home.

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Historic Sites Museums Parks
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Tour Pey-Berland ©
Tour Pey-Berland
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St. Andre Cathedral
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Église Notre-Dame

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