16 days in France Itinerary

16 days in France Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Saint-Tropez
— 2 nights
2
Nice
— 3 nights
3
Mont-Saint-Michel
— 1 night
4
Bayeux
— 2 nights
5
Paris
— 4 nights
6
Carcassonne
— 2 nights

2
nights
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. Kick off your visit on the 11th (Tue): get outside with Cap Taillat, thenenjoy the sand and surf at Plage de l'Escalet, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Plage de Pampelonne. On your second day here, stop by Port Grimaud, make a trip to Chapelle Sainte-Anne, thenexamine the collection at Citadelle de Saint-Tropez - Musee d'histoire maritime, and finally go for a stroll along the water at St. Tropez Harbor.

To see maps, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Saint-Tropez driving holiday planner.

Mumbai, India to Saint-Tropez is an approximately 17-hour combination of flight and taxi. You'll gain 4.5 hours traveling from Mumbai to Saint-Tropez due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Mumbai in August, plan for little chillier nights in Saint-Tropez, with lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Nice.

Things to do in Saint-Tropez

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Port Grimaud
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Plage de Pampelonne ©
Plage de Pampelonne
Cap Taillat ©
Cap Taillat
Plage de l'Escalet ©
Plage de l'Escalet

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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.
Nice is known for museums, historic sites, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: meet the residents at Marineland, don't miss a visit to Promenade des Anglais, get great views at Colline du Chateau overlook, and see the interesting displays at Musée Marc Chagall.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, read Nice journey planner.

You can drive from Saint-Tropez to Nice in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of ferry and train. Traveling from Saint-Tropez in August, expect nights in Nice to be somewhat warmer, around °C, while days are little chillier, around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Mont-Saint-Michel.

Things to do in Nice

Museums Parks Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trip

Marineland
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Musee d'Art Moderne Et d'Art Contemporain ©
Marineland ©
Marineland
Vieille Ville ©
Vieille Ville

1
night
Mont-Saint-Michel

Mont-Saint-Michel ©
Le Mont-Saint-Michel is an island commune in Normandy, France. On the 16th (Sun), make a trip to La Poste, Mont-Saint-Michel, admire the striking features of Mont Saint-Michel, thenpause for some serene contemplation at Église Saint-Pierre - Le Mont-Saint-Michel, thenmake a trip to Tour du Nord, and finally make a trip to La Grande Rue.

For photos, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Mont-Saint-Michel travel website.

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. Traveling from Nice in August, things will get slightly colder in Mont-Saint-Michel: highs are around °C and lows about °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Bayeux.

Things to do in Mont-Saint-Michel

Historic Sites
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Mont Saint-Michel ©
Mont Saint-Michel
Église Saint-Pierre - Le Mont-Saint-Michel ©
La Poste, Mont-Saint-Michel ©
La Poste, Mont-Saint-Michel

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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 17th (Mon), make a trip to Atelier Galerie Ludovic Grand-Guillot, brush up on your military savvy at Musee Memorial de la Bataille de Normandie, thentake in the history at Omaha Beach, thenexplore the different monuments and memorials at Normandy American Cemetery, and finally take in the history at Memorial 1st US Infantry Division Omaha Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 18th (Tue): witness the site of a historic battle at Around Europe Battlefields Tours Day Tours, explore the world behind art at Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux, thenexplore the different monuments and memorials at Bayeux War Cemetery, and finally admire the striking features of Cathedrale Notre-Dame.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Bayeux driving holiday planner.

Drive from Mont-Saint-Michel to Bayeux in 2 hours. In August, daytime highs in Bayeux are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Tue) so you can drive to Paris.

Things to do in Bayeux

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Colleville-sur-Mer, Omaha Beach
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Normandy American Cemetery ©
Normandy American Cemetery
Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux ©
Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux
Omaha Beach ©
Omaha Beach

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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.
Paris is known for museums, historic sites, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: steep yourself in history at Eiffel Tower, get a taste of the local shopping with Champs-Elysees, explore the world behind art at Musee d'Orsay, and wander the streets of Montmartre.

To see more things to do, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, read our Paris trip planner.

You can drive from Bayeux to Paris in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. In August, daily temperatures in Paris can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sat) to allow time to travel to Carcassonne.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods
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Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Arc de Triomphe ©
Arc de Triomphe
Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum

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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.
Carcassonne is known for historic sites, museums, and nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: appreciate the extensive heritage of Cité de Carcassonne, explore the activities along Lac de la Cavayere, contemplate the long history of Cathar Castles, and learn about winemaking at O'Vineyards.

For ratings, maps, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Carcassonne vacation planner.

Getting from Paris to Carcassonne by flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: take a train; or drive. When traveling from Paris in August, plan for a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Carcassonne: temperatures range from °C by day to °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Mon) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Carcassonne

Historic Sites Parks Outdoors
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O'Vineyards ©
O'Vineyards
Cité de Carcassonne ©
Cité de Carcassonne
Lac de la Cavayere ©
Lac de la Cavayere

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