15 days in France Itinerary

15 days in France Itinerary

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15 days in France Itinerary

Start: Vancouver
Fly:  15​h 15​min
1
Nice
— 2 nights
Fly:  2​h 30​min
2
Bonifacio, Corsica
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h 30​min
3
Bayeux
— 3 nights
Drive:  3​h 15​min
4
Amboise
— 3 nights
Train:  1​h 45​min
5
Paris
— 2 nights
Fly:  13​h
End: Vancouver

2
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.
Museum-lovers will get to explore Villa & Jardins Ephrussi de Rothschild and Palais Lascaris. Get in touch with nature at Lérins Islands and Waterskiing & Jetskiing. And it doesn't end there: wander the streets of Vieille Ville, explore the world behind art at Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art, and steep yourself in history at St Nicholas Orthodox Cathedral, Nice.

To see maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Nice holiday planner.

Vancouver, Canada to Nice is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. You'll lose 9 hours traveling from Vancouver to Nice due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Vancouver in June, things will get a bit warmer in Nice: highs are around 28°C and lows about 21°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Tue) so you can travel to Bonifacio.

Things to do in Nice

Historic Sites Museums Nature

Side Trips

Lérins Islands, Villa & Jardins Ephrussi de Rothschild
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Lérins Islands ©
Lérins Islands
Vieille Ville ©
Vieille Ville

3
nights
Bonifacio, Corsica

Bonifacio ©
At the southernmost tip of the island of Corsica, Bonifacio is a city with chalk-white limestone outcrops sculpted into unusual shapes by the ocean.
Step off the beaten path and head to Plage de San Giovanni and Santa Giulia Beach. You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Plage de Palombaggia and Plage du Petit Sperone. Next up on the itinerary: don't miss a visit to Bonifacio Citadel.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Bonifacio itinerary planner.

Do a combination of flight and taxi from Nice to Bonifacio in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and car. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Nice in June: highs in Bonifacio hover around 32°C, while lows dip to 17°C. On the 15th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Bayeux.

Things to do in Bonifacio

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trips

Porto-Vecchio, Plage de San Giovanni
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Plage de Palombaggia ©
Plage de Palombaggia
Bonifacio Citadel ©
Bonifacio Citadel
Plage du Petit Sperone ©
Plage du Petit Sperone

3
nights
Bayeux

Bayeux ©
Most travelers take a trip to Bayeux to see the famed tapestry depicting the legendary Norman Conquest from the 11th century.
You'll explore and learn at Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux and Memorial of Caen. Visit Omaha Beach and Pointe du Hoc for their historical value. Go for a jaunt from Bayeux to Saint-Aubin-Sur-Mer to see Juno Beach about 32 minutes away. There's lots more to do: stroll the grounds of American Cemetery & Memorial, admire the landmark architecture of Notre Dame Cathedral, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Abbaye Saint-Martin de Mondaye.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Bayeux trip itinerary maker.

Getting from Bonifacio to Bayeux by combination of taxi, flight, and train takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus, ferry, and train; or do a combination of ferry, bus, and train. Traveling from Bonifacio in June, expect Bayeux to be slightly colder, temps between 22°C and 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 18th (Mon) to allow time for the car ride to Amboise.

Things to do in Bayeux

Historic Sites Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Abbaye Saint-Martin de Mondaye, Pointe du Hoc, Juno Beach, Omaha Beach, Memorial de Caen
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Memorial de Caen ©
Memorial de Caen
Omaha Beach ©
Omaha Beach
Normandy American Cemetery ©
Normandy American Cemetery

3
nights
Amboise

Amboise ©
Amboise is a commune in the Indre-et-Loire department in central France. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Château de Villandry and Chateau de Chambord. Château du Clos Lucé and Chateau d'Amboise will appeal to museum buffs. There's still lots to do: see the interesting displays at Chateau de Chenonceau, learn about winemaking at Plou et Fils, and explore the historical opulence of Domain of Chaumont-sur-Loire.

To find maps, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Amboise trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from Bayeux to Amboise takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. Traveling from Bayeux in June, you will find days in Amboise are a bit warmer (26°C), and nights are about the same (14°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Thu) so you can take a train to Paris.

Things to do in Amboise

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Chateau de Chambord, Chateau de Chenonceau, Domaine de Chaumont-sur-Loire, Chateau de Villandry
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Chateau de Villandry ©
Chateau de Villandry
Domaine de Chaumont-sur-Loire ©
Domaine de Chaumont-sur-Loire

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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.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Fri): admire the landmark architecture of Sainte-Chapelle, admire the landmark architecture of Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris, and then admire the masterpieces at Louvre Museum. Here are some ideas for day two: admire the striking features of Dôme Sacre Coeur, appreciate the history behind Arc de Triomphe, and then examine the collection at Musée d'Orsay.

To find other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, read Paris itinerary builder.

Getting from Amboise to Paris by train takes about 2 hours. Other options: drive. June in Paris sees daily highs of 26°C and lows of 15°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Paris

Museums Historic Sites
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Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Musee d'Orsay ©
Musee d'Orsay
Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre ©

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