14 days in France Itinerary

14 days in France Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Nice
— 1 night
2
Marseille
— 3 nights
3
Bayeux
— 2 nights
4
Rouen
— 2 nights
5
Paris
— 3 nights

1
night
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 16th (Mon), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cathedrale Saint-Nicolas a Nice and then take a stroll through Vieille Ville. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the different monuments and memorials at Cimetiere du Chateau and then head off the coast to Lérins Islands.

To find reviews, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, read our Nice trip maker tool.

Brisbane, Australia to Nice is an approximately 28-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 9 hours traveling from Brisbane to Nice. Traveling from Brisbane in September, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Nice, with lows of 21°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Tue) so you can go by car to Marseille.

Things to do in Nice

Historic Sites · Nature · Parks

Side Trip

Lérins Islands
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Lérins Islands ©
Lérins Islands
Vieille Ville ©
Vieille Ville
Cathedrale Saint-Nicolas a Nice ©
Cathedrale Saint-Nicolas a Nice

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nights
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.
Popular historic sites such as Basilique Notre-Dame de la Garde and Paroisse Cathédrale Saint Sauveur Aix-en-Provence are in your itinerary. Take a break from the city and head to Sentier Jean Francois Jube and Scuba & Snorkeling. Venture out of the city with trips to Basilique Sainte-Marie-Madeleine (in Saint-Maximin-la-Sainte-Baume) and Stand-Up Paddleboarding (in Cassis). There's still lots to do: take in the dramatic natural features at Calanques and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Abbaye Saint Victor.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Marseille online trip planner.

Drive from Nice to Marseille in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Marseille when traveling from Nice in September, with lows around 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Bayeux.

Things to do in Marseille

Outdoors · Nature · Parks

Side Trips

Cassis, Sentier Jean Francois Jube, Basilique Sainte-Marie-Madeleine, Paroisse Cathédrale Saint Sauveur Aix-en-Provence, Scuba & Snorkeling
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Basilique Notre-Dame de la Garde ©
Basilique Notre-Dame de la Garde

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Sat): explore the world behind art at Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux, then explore the different monuments and memorials at Bayeux War Cemetery, then stroll the grounds of Normandy American Cemetery, and finally steep yourself in history at Memorial 1st US Infantry Division Omaha Beach. Keep things going the next day: look for all kinds of wild species at La Roche d'Oetre, then explore the historical opulence of Chateau Guillaume-le-Conquerant, and then witness the site of a historic battle at Omaha Beach.

To see maps, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, read Bayeux online travel planner.

You can fly from Marseille to Bayeux in 4.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or drive. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Marseille in September; daily highs in Bayeux reach 24°C and lows reach 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sun) to allow time to drive to Rouen.

Things to do in Bayeux

Historic Sites · Parks · Wildlife

Side Trips

Colleville-sur-Mer, Chateau Guillaume-le-Conquerant, La Roche d'Oetre, 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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Rouen

Rouen ©
Rouen is situated on the River Seine, about 90 minutes from Paris.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Mon): explore the world behind art at Musee des Beaux-Arts de Rouen, look for all kinds of wild species at Caresse de Tigre, and then admire the striking features of Cathedrale Notre-Dame de Rouen. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get outside with Atelier galerie du bord de Seine, then delve into the distant past at Abbaye de Jumieges, and then surround yourself with nature on Chemin des Sources Bleues.

For photos, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Rouen trip itinerary maker app.

You can drive from Bayeux to Rouen in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. September in Rouen sees daily highs of 23°C and lows of 11°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Tue) early enough to drive to Paris.

Things to do in Rouen

Outdoors · Parks · Wildlife

Side Trips

Atelier galerie du bord de Seine, Chemin des Sources Bleues, Abbaye de Jumieges, Caresse de Tigre
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Atelier galerie du bord de Seine ©
Atelier galerie du bord de Seine
Cathedrale Notre-Dame de Rouen ©
Cathedrale Notre-Dame de Rouen
Musee des Beaux-Arts de Rouen ©
Musee des Beaux-Arts de Rouen

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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.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Wed): explore the world behind art at Musee d'Orsay, admire the landmark architecture of Arc de Triomphe, then contemplate the long history of Eiffel Tower, and finally take a stroll through Île de la Cité. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 26th (Thu): wander the streets of Montmartre, pause for some serene contemplation at Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre, and then explore the galleries of Louvre Museum.

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You can drive from Rouen to Paris in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. September in Paris sees daily highs of 24°C and lows of 13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 27th (Fri) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods
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Musee d'Orsay ©
Musee d'Orsay
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre ©
Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre

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