35 days in France Itinerary

35 days in France Itinerary

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35 days in France Itinerary

Start: Kearney
Fly + Drive:  23​h 45​min
1
Aix-en-Provence
— 6 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Hyeres
— 4 nights
3
Nice
— 6 nights
Fly + Drive:  4​h
4
Bayeux
— 5 nights
5
Rouen
— 3 nights
6
Paris
— 8 nights
Fly:  25​h
End: Kearney

6
nights
Aix-en-Provence

Aix-en-Provence ©
Aix-en-Provence is a small, classically Provençal town, famous for being home to Cézanne.
Explore Aix-en-Provence's surroundings by going to Cassis (Bibliotheque Municipale de Cassis & Cape Canaille), Chapelle Notre-Dame de la Garde (in La Ciotat) and Marseille (Randonnees theatrales Marcel Pagnol Cie Dans la cour des Grands, Basilique Notre-Dame de la Garde, & more). Next up on the itinerary: step into the grandiose world of Palais des Papes, examine the collection at Foundation Vasarely, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Paroisse Cathédrale Saint Sauveur Aix-en-Provence, and relax in the rural setting at La Petite Ferme.

To see traveler tips, ratings, maps, and tourist information, read our Aix-en-Provence vacation builder.

Kearney, USA to Aix-en-Provence is an approximately 24-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time (CST) to Central European Time (CET) is 7 hours. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Aix-en-Provence when traveling from Kearney in March, with lows around 43°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Hyeres.

Things to do in Aix-en-Provence

Historic Sites Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Marseille, Cassis, Montagne Sainte Victoire, Chapelle Notre-Dame de la Garde, La Petite Ferme
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Basilique Notre-Dame de la Garde ©
Palais des Papes ©
Palais des Papes

4
nights
Hyeres

Hyeres ©
Hyères, Provençal Occitan: Ieras in classical norm, or Iero in Mistralian norm) is a commune in the Var department in the Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur region in southeastern France.The old town lies 4km from the sea clustered around the Castle of Saint Bernard, which is set on a hill. Explore Hyeres' surroundings by going to Grimaud (Port Grimaud & Grimaud Castle), Saint-Tropez (Plage de Pampelonne, Chapelle Sainte-Anne, & more) and Les Pipes de Cogolin - Courrieu (in Cogolin). There's lots more to do: get outside with Sentier sous marin, appreciate the extensive heritage of Old Town, take in nature's colorful creations at Parc Sainte-Claire, and trek along Sentier du Littoral de la Presqu'ile de Giens.

For more things to do, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, read Hyeres vacation planner.

Drive from Aix-en-Provence to Hyeres in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. March in Hyeres sees daily highs of 60°F and lows of 44°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Nice.

Things to do in Hyeres

Outdoors Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Saint-Tropez, Grimaud, Jet 007, Plage du Pellegrin, Les Pipes de Cogolin - Courrieu
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Plage de Pampelonne ©
Plage de Pampelonne
Sentier sous marin ©
Sentier sous marin
Jet 007 ©
Jet 007

6
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 the numerous day-trip ideas around Nice: Lérins Islands (in Cannes) and Massif de l'Esterel (in Agay). Spend the 21st (Wed) in some colorful company at Marineland. There's much more to do: wander the streets of Vieille Ville, contemplate the long history of Place Garibaldi, step into the grandiose world of Palais Lascaris, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St Nicholas Orthodox Cathedral, Nice.

To find reviews, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Nice travel itinerary creator.

Getting from Hyeres to Nice by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. In March, daytime highs in Nice are 60°F, while nighttime lows are 47°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Wed) early enough to travel to Bayeux.

Things to do in Nice

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trips

VinAzur - Vins de provence, Lérins Islands, Marineland, Massif de l'Esterel
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Vieille Ville ©
Vieille Ville
Colline du Chateau overlook ©
Colline du Chateau overlook
Massif de l'Esterel ©
Massif de l'Esterel

5
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 find plenty of places to visit near Bayeux: Domaine Dupont (in Victot-Pontfol), Les Buissonnets (in Lisieux) and Mont Saint-Michel (in Mont-Saint-Michel). There's still lots to do: explore the different monuments and memorials at American Cemetery & Memorial, admire all the interesting features of Ferme de la Sapiniere, get engrossed in the history at Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux, and pause for some serene contemplation at Abbaye Saint-Martin de Mondaye.

To see ratings, maps, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Bayeux sightseeing planner.

Traveling by combination of flight and train from Nice to Bayeux takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Traveling from Nice in March, expect Bayeux to be a bit cooler, temps between 52°F and 38°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Rouen.

Things to do in Bayeux

Historic Sites Outdoors Golf

Side Trips

Remains Mulberry Harbour, American Cemetery & Memorial, Mont Saint-Michel, Ferme de la Sapiniere, Domaine Dupont
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American Cemetery & Memorial ©
American Cemetery & Memorial
Mont Saint-Michel ©
Mont Saint-Michel
Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux ©
Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux

3
nights
Rouen

Rouen ©
Rouen is situated on the River Seine, about 90 minutes from Paris.
Get out of town with these interesting Rouen side-trips: Fondation Claude Monet (in Giverny), Honfleur (Saint Catherine's Church, Le Vieux Bassin, & more) and Etretat (Falaise d'Etretat & Chemin des Douaniers). There's lots more to do: admire the landmark architecture of Cathedrale Notre-Dame de Rouen, pause for some serene contemplation at Basilique Notre-Dame de Bonsecours, admire the natural beauty at Jardins de Bois-Guilbert, and pause for some photo ops at Gros-Horloge.

For ratings, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Rouen itinerary builder.

Traveling by car from Bayeux to Rouen takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. March in Rouen sees daily highs of 53°F and lows of 37°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Thu) to allow time to take a train to Paris.

Things to do in Rouen

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trips

Honfleur, Etretat, Jardins d'Angelique, Basilique Notre-Dame de Bonsecours, Fondation Claude Monet
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Falaises d'Etretat ©
Falaises d'Etretat
Musee des Beaux-Arts de Rouen ©
Musee des Beaux-Arts de Rouen
Cathedrale Notre-Dame de Rouen ©
Cathedrale Notre-Dame de Rouen

8
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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Paris: Disneyland Park (in Marne-la-Vallee) and Palace of Versailles (in Versailles). Next up on the itinerary: admire the striking features of Louvre Museum, take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris, make a trip to Eiffel Tower, and explore the galleries of Centre National d'Art et de Culture George Pompidou.

For maps, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Paris travel itinerary planner.

You can take a train from Rouen to Paris in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In March in Paris, expect temperatures between 54°F during the day and 38°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Museums Theme Parks

Side Trips

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

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