15 days in France Itinerary

15 days in France Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: New Delhi
Fly:  9 h
1
Marseille
— 1 night
2
Marseille
— 2 nights
3
Marseille
— 2 nights
Bus:  30 min
4
Aix-en-Provence
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
5
Cannes
— 2 nights
Train:  45 min
6
Nice
— 4 nights
Fly:  13 h 15 min
End: New Delhi

1
night
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.
On the 7th (Tue), explore the stunning scenery at Les Gorges du Verdon. Keep things going the next day: enjoy the sand and surf at Plage de la Pointe Rouge.

For traveler tips, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, read our Marseille trip planner.

New Delhi, India to Marseille is an approximately 13- hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of flight and bus. The time zone difference when traveling from New Delhi to Marseille is minus 4.5 hours. Plan for much colder temperatures traveling from New Delhi in April, with highs in Marseille at 22°C and lows at 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Marseille.

Things to do in Marseille

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trip

Les Gorges du Verdon
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Les Gorges du Verdon ©
Les Gorges du Verdon
Plage de la Pointe Rouge ©
Plage de la Pointe Rouge

2
nights
Marseille

Marseille ©
Get outdoors at Le Sentier des Ocres and Chateau d'If. Change things up with a short trip to Palais des Papes in Avignon (about 1h 20 min away). Explore Marseille further: take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathédrale La Major.

To see maps, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Marseille trip planner.

Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Fri) early enough to travel to Marseille.

Things to do in Marseille

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trips

Le Sentier des Ocres, Palais des Papes
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Palais des Papes ©
Palais des Papes
Le Sentier des Ocres ©
Le Sentier des Ocres
Chateau d'If ©
Chateau d'If

2
nights
Marseille

Marseille ©
Explore Marseille further: explore the striking landscape at Calanques, take in the spiritual surroundings of Basilique Notre-Dame de la Garde, and walk around Parc Balneaire du Prado.

For reviews, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Marseille travel route planning website.

Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Sun) early enough to catch the bus to Aix-en-Provence.

Things to do in Marseille

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trip

Calanques
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Basilique Notre-Dame de la Garde ©
Basilique Notre-Dame de la Garde
Calanques ©
Calanques
Parc Balneaire du Prado ©
Parc Balneaire du Prado

2
nights
Aix-en-Provence

Aix-en-Provence ©
Aix-en-Provence is a small, classically Provençal town, famous for being home to Cézanne.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Mon): get engrossed in the history at Paul Cezanne’s Studio, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Paroisse Cathédrale Saint Sauveur Aix-en-Provence, and then take in the awesome beauty at Montagne Sainte Victoire. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 14th (Tue): make a trip to Cours Mirabeau and then get outside with Plage du Verdon.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Aix-en-Provence vacation planner.

Aix-en-Provence is just a stone's throw from Marseille. In April, plan for daily highs up to 22°C, and evening lows to 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Tue) so you can go by car to Cannes.

Things to do in Aix-en-Provence

Outdoors Nature Parks

Side Trips

Plage du Verdon, Montagne Sainte Victoire
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Plage du Verdon ©
Plage du Verdon
Montagne Sainte Victoire ©
Montagne Sainte Victoire
Cours Mirabeau ©
Cours Mirabeau

2
nights
Cannes

Cannes ©
Although its luxury shops, nightlife, casinos, and high-end restaurants give Cannes a feeling of exclusivity, this classic French Riviera city has alternatives to suit every budget.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Wed): take a peaceful walk through Lérins Islands. On the 16th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take a stroll through La Croisette.

To find ratings, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Cannes day trip planner.

You can drive from Aix-en-Provence to Cannes in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 22°C in April, and nighttime lows around 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 16th (Thu) to allow time for the train ride to Nice.

Things to do in Cannes

Historic Sites Nature Parks
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Lérins Islands ©
Lérins Islands
La Croisette ©
La Croisette

4
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.
Take a break from the city and head to Castel Plage and Palmes Beach. You'll get in some beach time at Blue Beach and Eden Plage Mala. And it doesn't end there: kick back and relax at Paloma Beach, get to know the fascinating history of Vieille Ville, get great views at Colline du Chateau overlook, and don't miss a visit to Promenade des Anglais.

To find where to stay, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, read our Nice online holiday planner.

You can take a train from Cannes to Nice in an hour. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In April in Nice, expect temperatures between 20°C during the day and 13°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Nice

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Palmes Beach, Paloma Beach, Eden Plage Mala, Le Jardin Exotique d'Eze
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Vieille Ville ©
Vieille Ville
Castel Plage ©
Castel Plage
Eden Plage Mala ©
Eden Plage Mala

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