6 days in France Itinerary

6 days in France Itinerary

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6 days in France Itinerary

Start: Geneva
Drive:  2​h 45​min
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Dijon
— 1 night
Train:  30​min
2
Beaune
— Few hours
Drive:  1​h 15​min
3
Alise-Sainte-Reine
— Few hours
Drive:  1​h 15​min
4
Chablis
— 1 night
Drive:  45​min
5
Vezelay
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 45​min
6
Solutre-Pouilly
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 15​min
End: Geneva

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Dijon

Dijon
Perhaps best known for its locally produced mustard, Dijon also makes a wonderfully flavorful crème de cassis, or blackcurrant liqueur, and boasts excellent examples of regional architecture with polychrome roofs made of tiles in terracotta, green, yellow, and black placed in geometric patterns.
To find maps, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Dijon itinerary website .

Geneva, Switzerland to Dijon is an approximately 3-hour car ride. You can also take a bus; or take a train. In October, plan for daily highs up to 19°C, and evening lows to 9°C. On the 26th (Sat), you'll travel to Alise-Sainte-Reine.

Things to do in Dijon

Historic Sites Parks Museums
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Beaune

Beaune ©
The Wine Capital of the Burgundy region in the Côte-d'Or department, Beaune is a walled city with features remaining from the pre-Roman and Roman eras in eastern France.
On the 26th (Sat), examine the collection at Hôtel-Dieu Museum Musée de l'Hôtel-Dieu and then do a tasting at La Cave de l'Ange Gardien.

To see other places to visit, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Beaune trip maker .

Beaune is just a stone's throw from Dijon. In October, daytime highs in Beaune are 19°C, while nighttime lows are 9°C. On the 26th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Alise-Sainte-Reine.

Things to do in Beaune

Museums Wineries
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La Cave de l'Ange Gardien ©
La Cave de l'Ange Gardien

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Alise-Sainte-Reine

Alise-Sainte-Reine ©
Alise-Sainte-Reine is a commune in the Côte-d'Or department in the Bourgogne-Franche-Comté region of eastern France.The inhabitants of the commune are known as Alisiens or Alisiennes.EtymologyBecause of its identification with Alesia the origin of the name of Alise-Sainte-Reine has been the subject of numerous studies. Start off your visit on the 26th (Sat): learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Parc de l'Auxois.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Alise-Sainte-Reine online trip planner .

You can drive from Beaune to Alise-Sainte-Reine in 1.5 hours. In October in Alise-Sainte-Reine, expect temperatures between 19°C during the day and 9°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sat) so you can go by car to Chablis.

Things to do in Alise-Sainte-Reine

Zoos & Aquariums Parks

Side Trip

Parc de l'Auxois
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Parc de l'Auxois ©
Parc de l'Auxois

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Chablis

Chablis
Chablis is a town and commune in the Yonne department in Burgundy in north-central France.
To see where to stay, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Chablis trip itinerary planner .

Drive from Alise-Sainte-Reine to Chablis in 1.5 hours. In October, daytime highs in Chablis are 19°C, while nighttime lows are 9°C. On the 27th (Sun), you'll travel to Vezelay.

Things to do in Chablis

Historic Sites Museums Outdoors
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Vezelay

Vezelay ©
Vézelay is a commune in the Yonne department in Bourgogne-Franche-Comté in north-central France. Start off your visit on the 27th (Sun): Head underground at Grottes d'Arcy-sur-Cure, have fun and explore at Musee de l'Automobile du Chateau de Montjalin, then examine the collection at Cardo Land, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Basilique Sainte Madeleine.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Vezelay road trip tool .

You can drive from Chablis to Vezelay in an hour. October in Vezelay sees daily highs of 19°C and lows of 9°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Mon) so you can travel to Solutre-Pouilly.

Things to do in Vezelay

Museums Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Grottes d'Arcy-sur-Cure, Musee de l'Automobile du Chateau de Montjalin, Cardo Land
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Cardo Land ©
Cardo Land
Basilique Sainte Madeleine ©
Basilique Sainte Madeleine
Grottes d'Arcy-sur-Cure ©
Grottes d'Arcy-sur-Cure

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Solutre-Pouilly

Solutre-Pouilly ©
Solutré-Pouilly is a commune in the Saône-et-Loire department in the region of Bourgogne in eastern France. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Cite medievale de Perouges, Ternand and Chateau de Cormatin. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Solutre-Pouilly: Montagne du Dun (in La Clayette) and Musee du tissage (in Chauffailles).

To find more things to do, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Solutre-Pouilly trip itinerary builder site .

You can drive from Vezelay to Solutre-Pouilly in 2.5 hours. In October, daily temperatures in Solutre-Pouilly can reach 20°C, while at night they dip to 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 30th (Wed) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Solutre-Pouilly

Historic Sites Nature Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Cite medievale de Perouges, Chateau de Cormatin, Chateau De La Greffiere, Ternand, Chateau de Salornay
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Cite medievale de Perouges ©
Cite medievale de Perouges
La Roche de Solutre ©
La Roche de Solutre
Chateau de Cormatin ©
Chateau de Cormatin