9 days in France Itinerary

9 days in France Itinerary

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1
Dijon
— 1 night
2
Nice
— 4 nights
3
Toulon
— 2 nights
4
Troyes
— 1 night

1
night
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.
On the 3rd (Fri), trek along Owl's Trail.

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Utrecht, The Netherlands to Dijon is an approximately 6.5-hour train ride. You can also drive; or do a combination of flight, bus, and train. In July in Dijon, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. On the 4th (Sat), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Nice.

Things to do in Dijon

Trails
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Owl's Trail ©
Owl's Trail

4
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: take some stellar pictures from Colline du Chateau overlook, stop by Vieille Ville, make a trip to Place Massena, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Eglise Saint Jean-Baptiste - Le Voeu.

For photos, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Nice trip planning tool.

You can do a combination of train and flight from Dijon to Nice in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from Dijon in July, Nice is somewhat warmer at night with lows of °C. On the 8th (Wed), you'll travel to Toulon.

Things to do in Nice

Historic Sites Neighborhoods
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Colline du Chateau overlook ©
Colline du Chateau overlook
Vieille Ville ©
Vieille Ville
Promenade des Anglais ©
Promenade des Anglais

2
nights
Toulon

Toulon ©
Toulon is a city in southern France and a large military harbour on the Mediterranean coast, with a major French naval base. On the 8th (Wed), don't miss a visit to Cours Lafayette, thenget to know the fascinating history of Vieille Ville, thenenjoy the sand and surf at Plage de l'Estagnol, and finally kick back and relax at Plage de L'Argentiere. On the next day, take some stellar pictures from La Croix radieuse Du Point Sublime du Faron, get to know the resident critters at Zoo Fauverie du Faron, thenlearn about all things military at Musee National de la Marine, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Rade de Toulon.

To find where to stay, maps, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Toulon travel route builder website.

Drive from Nice to Toulon in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Nice in July, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Toulon, with lows of °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Troyes.

Things to do in Toulon

Parks Historic Sites Beaches

Side Trips

Plage de L'Argentiere, Vieille Ville, Plage de l'Estagnol
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La Croix radieuse Du Point Sublime du Faron ©
Plage de L'Argentiere ©
Plage de L'Argentiere
Vieille Ville ©
Vieille Ville

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Troyes

Troyes ©
Many half-timbered houses from the 16th century remain in wonderful condition in the old town of Troyes.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Fri): don't miss a visit to Ruelle des Chats, thenadmire the local landmark of Le Coeur de Troyes, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Cathedrale Saint-Pierre-et-Saint-Paul. On the 11th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get in on the family fun at Nigloland.

For more things to do, photos, reviews, and tourist information, read our Troyes driving holiday planner.

Getting from Toulon to Troyes by car takes about 7 hours. Other options: fly; or take a train. Traveling from Toulon in July, expect Troyes to be a bit cooler, temps between °C and °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Troyes

Theme Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Nigloland
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Nigloland ©
Nigloland
Le Coeur de Troyes ©
Le Coeur de Troyes

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