19 days in Hauts-de-France Itinerary

19 days in Hauts-de-France Itinerary

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Compiegne City
— 3 nights
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Lille
— 5 nights
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Boulogne-sur-Mer
— 4 nights
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Amiens
— 4 nights

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Compiegne City

Compiegne City ©
Get out of town with these interesting Compiegne City side-trips: Saint-Quentin City (Basilique de Saint-Quentin & Théâtre Jean Vilar), Chateau de Chantilly (in Chantilly City) and Chemins d'Histoire Battlefield Tours (in Amiens).

To find maps, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Compiegne City online holiday maker.

Sydney, Australia to Compiegne City is an approximately 27-hour combination of flight and car. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 9 hours traveling from Sydney to Compiegne City. Traveling from Sydney in August, expect Compiegne City to be a bit warmer, temps between 27°C and 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Sat) early enough to go by car to Lille.

Things to do in Compiegne City

Historic Sites · Tours · Theme Parks · Outdoors

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Theme Park
Parc Asterix
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Lille

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Cultural Heart of Northern France

On the Deûle River near the Belgium border, Lille has a very active cultural life as France's fifth-largest metropolitan area and the fourth-largest urban area with a large college student population.
Change things up with these side-trips from Lille: La Coupole (in Saint-Omer), Musée du Louvre-Lens (in Lens) and Monument et Parc commémoratifs du Canada à Vimy (in Givenchy-en-Gohelle). There's much more to do: test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, shop like a local with Vieux-Lille, get outside with Canal de la Deule a l'Escaut, and see the interesting displays at LaM, Lille Métropole Musée d'art moderne d'art contemporain et d'art brut.

To see ratings, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Lille day trip planning tool.

Getting from Compiegne City to Lille by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. In September in Lille, expect temperatures between 23°C during the day and 12°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Thu) so you can drive to Boulogne-sur-Mer.

Things to do in Lille

Museums · Outdoors · Parks · Zoos & Aquariums

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Boulogne-sur-Mer

Boulogne-sur-Mer ©
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Boulogne-sur-Mer: Calais (Calais Beach, Calais Wine Superstore, &more), Le Touquet Beach (in Le Touquet – Paris-Plage) and Escalles (Cap Blanc-Nez & Cran d'Escalles).

To see other places to visit, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, read Boulogne-sur-Mer sightseeing planning tool.

Traveling by car from Lille to Boulogne-sur-Mer takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In September, plan for daily highs up to 22°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Amiens.

Things to do in Boulogne-sur-Mer

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Nature

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Aquarium
Nausicaa
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Amiens

Amiens ©

City of Canals

Lovers of literature will adore Amiens as the hometown of author Jules Verne, along with the Somme canal linked to the Canal du Nord that runs through the town to the English Channel.
Change things up with these side-trips from Amiens: Australian National Memorial (in Fouilloy), Musee Somme 1916 (in Albert) and Beaumont-Hamel Newfoundland Memorial (in Beaumont-Hamel). Next up on the itinerary: pause for some serene contemplation at Cathedrale Notre-Dame d'Amiens, steep yourself in history at Parc Samara, don't miss a visit to Ulster Memorial Tower, and take an in-depth tour of Maison de Jules Verne.

To see where to stay, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Amiens vacation maker app.

Traveling by car from Boulogne-sur-Mer to Amiens takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. Traveling from Boulogne-sur-Mer in September, expect a bit cooler with lows of 11°C in Amiens. On the 14th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Amiens

Museums · Parks · Historic Sites · Nature

Side Trips

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