12 days in France Itinerary

12 days in France Itinerary

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12 days in France Itinerary

Start: Hyderabad
Fly:  15​h 30​min
1
Paris
— 3 nights
2
Bayeux
— 1 night
Fly:  4​h 15​min
3
Marseille
— 2 nights
4
Saint-Raphael
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
5
Nice
— 3 nights
Fly:  16​h
End: Hyderabad

3
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.
When in Paris, make a side trip to see Palace of Versailles in Versailles, approximately 48 minutes away. There's much more to do: explore the world behind art at Louvre Museum, pause for some photo ops at Arc de Triomphe, shop like a local with Champs-Elysees, and pause for some serene contemplation at Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre.

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Hyderabad, India to Paris is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 4 hours traveling from Hyderabad to Paris. Traveling from Hyderabad in November, things will get colder in Paris: highs are around 12°C and lows about 6°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Thu) to allow enough time to take a train to Bayeux.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trip

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

1
night
Bayeux

Bayeux ©
Most travelers take a trip to Bayeux to see the famed tapestry depicting the legendary Norman Conquest from the 11th century.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Fri): get engrossed in the history at Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux, explore the different monuments and memorials at Bayeux War Cemetery, and then stroll the grounds of Normandy American Cemetery.

For more things to do, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Bayeux online trip maker .

Traveling by train from Paris to Bayeux takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 13°C in November, and nighttime lows around 6°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Fri) so you can travel to Marseille.

Things to do in Bayeux

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Normandy American Cemetery
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Normandy American Cemetery ©
Normandy American Cemetery
Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux ©
Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux
 Bayeux War Cemetery ©
Bayeux War Cemetery

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 30th (Sat): take in the spiritual surroundings of Basilique Notre-Dame de la Garde, then have some family-friendly fun at Aviasim Aix-en-Provence, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Paroisse Cathédrale Saint Sauveur Aix-en-Provence, and finally examine the collection at Musee Granet. Keep things going the next day: take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathédrale La Major, get outside with Cape Canaille, then take a memorable drive along Route des Cretes, then see the interesting displays at Musee des Chantiers Naval, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Saint Michel Church.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, read Marseille road trip planner .

Traveling by flight from Bayeux to Marseille takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. While traveling from Bayeux, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Marseille, ranging from highs of 19°C to lows of 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Sun) early enough to drive to Saint-Raphael.

Things to do in Marseille

Museums Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trips

Aix-en-Provence, La Ciotat, Cassis
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Musee Granet ©
Musee Granet
Basilique Notre-Dame de la Garde ©
Basilique Notre-Dame de la Garde

2
nights
Saint-Raphael

Saint-Raphael ©
On the 2nd (Mon), appreciate the history behind Notre Dame d‘Afrique, then make a trip to Massif de l'Esterel, and then stop by Sac a Main en Liege. On the 3rd (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mont Vinaigre, stroll the grounds of Cimetiere marin de Saint-Tropez, then take in the architecture and design of Kelys, and finally learn about winemaking at Domaine Val d'Iris.

To see traveler tips, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Saint-Raphael online trip itinerary maker .

Drive from Marseille to Saint-Raphael in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In December in Saint-Raphael, expect temperatures between 15°C during the day and 2°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Tue) early enough to drive to Nice.

Things to do in Saint-Raphael

Nature Classes Parks

Side Trips

Frejus, Kelys, Domaine Val d'Iris, Notre Dame d‘Afrique, Cimetiere marin de Saint-Tropez
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Mont Vinaigre ©
Mont Vinaigre
Massif de l'Esterel ©
Massif de l'Esterel
Domaine Val d'Iris ©
Domaine Val d'Iris

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.
On the 4th (Wed), don't miss a visit to Promenade des Anglais, wander the streets of Vieille Ville, then get great views at Colline du Chateau overlook, and finally sample the tasty concoctions at La Brasserie Artisanale de Nice. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: see the interesting displays at Musée Marc Chagall, don't miss a visit to Place Massena, and then admire the masterpieces at Musee d'Art Moderne Et d'Art Contemporain.

For traveler tips, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Nice day trip planning website .

Traveling by car from Saint-Raphael to Nice takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Saint-Raphael in December, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Nice, with lows of 8°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Nice

Museums Neighborhoods Historic Sites
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Vieille Ville ©
Vieille Ville
Colline du Chateau overlook ©
Colline du Chateau overlook

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