16 days in France Itinerary

16 days in France Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Paris
— 4 nights
2
Mont-Saint-Michel
— 1 night
3
Nice
— 3 nights
4
Saint-Raphael
— 3 nights
5
Marseille
— 4 nights

4
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.
Take a break from Paris with a short trip to Palace of Versailles in Versailles, about 48 minutes away. There's much more to do: explore the world behind art at Louvre Museum, shop like a local with Champs-Elysees, admire the striking features of Arc de Triomphe, and stroll around Luxembourg Gardens.

To find maps, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Paris online holiday planner.

Bengaluru, India to Paris is an approximately 15-hour flight. You can also drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Bengaluru to Paris is minus 4.5 hours. Plan for much colder temperatures traveling from Bengaluru in March, with highs in Paris at °C and lows at °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Thu) early enough to travel to Mont-Saint-Michel.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Palace of Versailles
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Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Musee d'Orsay ©
Musee d'Orsay

1
night
Mont-Saint-Michel

Mont-Saint-Michel ©
Le Mont-Saint-Michel is an island commune in Normandy, France. Kick off your visit on the 6th (Fri): experience rural life at Foie Gras From Mont and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Mont Saint-Michel.

To find traveler tips, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, read Mont-Saint-Michel route maker.

Getting from Paris to Mont-Saint-Michel by train takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and bus; or fly. March in Mont-Saint-Michel sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Nice.

Things to do in Mont-Saint-Michel

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Foie Gras From Mont
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Mont Saint-Michel ©
Mont Saint-Michel
Foie Gras From Mont ©
Foie Gras From Mont

3
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.
Explore Nice's surroundings by going to 365 Fromages (in Valbonne) and Galerie Lifetime Gallery (in Mougins). The adventure continues: wander the streets of Vieille Ville, don't miss a visit to Promenade des Anglais, explore the world behind art at Musee d'Art Moderne Et d'Art Contemporain, and take an in-depth tour of Villa les Camelias.

To see traveler tips, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Nice trip itinerary builder tool.

You can fly from Mont-Saint-Michel to Nice in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Mont-Saint-Michel in March, expect Nice to be a bit warmer, temps between °C and °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Mon) early enough to drive to Saint-Raphael.

Things to do in Nice

Museums Neighborhoods Historic Sites

Side Trips

365 Fromages, Galerie Lifetime Gallery, Villa les Camelias
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Musee d'Art Moderne Et d'Art Contemporain ©
Vieille Ville ©
Vieille Ville
Colline du Chateau overlook ©
Colline du Chateau overlook

3
nights
Saint-Raphael

Saint-Raphael ©
Saint-Raphael vacations have so much more to offer than an indulgent splurge on a beach.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Saint-Raphael: Massif du Tanneron (in Tanneron), Kelys (in Sainte-Maxime) and La Ferme des Cairns (in Seillans). Next up on the itinerary: make a trip to Massif de l'Esterel, tee off at Golf de Cap Esterel, take in nature's colorful creations at Kuentz le Monde des Cactus, and contemplate the waterfront views at Etangs de Villepey.

To see photos, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Saint-Raphael tour itinerary planner.

You can drive from Nice to Saint-Raphael in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. March in Saint-Raphael sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Marseille.

Things to do in Saint-Raphael

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Frejus, Notre Dame d‘Afrique, Massif du Tanneron, Kelys, La Ferme des Cairns
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Massif du Tanneron ©
Massif du Tanneron
Massif de l'Esterel ©
Massif de l'Esterel
La Ferme des Cairns ©
La Ferme des Cairns

4
nights
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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Marseille: Paroisse Cathédrale Saint Sauveur Aix-en-Provence (in Aix-en-Provence), Laser game Evolution (in Les-Pennes-Mirabeau) and Palais des Papes (in Avignon). There's lots more to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of Basilique Notre-Dame de la Garde, pause for some serene contemplation at Eglise Saint-Trophyme, trek along Foret de Roustagnon, and see the interesting displays at Musee des Chantiers Naval.

To see photos, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Marseille day trip app.

Traveling by car from Saint-Raphael to Marseille takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. In March, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Marseille

Trails Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Bormes-Les-Mimosas, Sentier Jean Francois Jube, Daskalides Chocolatier, Foret de Roustagnon, Musee des Chantiers Naval
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Randonnee Bormes-les-Mimosas ©
Randonnee Bormes-les-Mimosas
Palais des Papes ©
Palais des Papes
Basilique Notre-Dame de la Garde ©
Basilique Notre-Dame de la Garde

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