15 days in France & London Itinerary

15 days in France & London Itinerary

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Start: London, United Kingdom
1
London, United Kingdom
— 4 nights
+2
Drive + Train + Drive:  4 h 30 min
2
Reims, France
— 3 nights
Train:  4 h
3
Lyon, France
— 2 nights
Fly:  3 h 30 min
4
Cannes, France
— 5 nights
Fly:  5 h 15 min
End: London, United Kingdom

4
nights
London, United Kingdom

London ©
Vibrant and noisy, London is one of the world’s leading cities, an international capital of culture, education, fashion, music, finance, trade, and politics.
London is known for museums, nightlife, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: don't miss a visit to Coca-Cola London Eye, contemplate the long history of Tower of London, explore the world behind art at National Gallery, and see the interesting displays at The British Museum.

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

If you are flying in from United Kingdom, the closest major aiports are London Heathrow Airport, London Gatwick Airport, London Stansted Airport, London City Airport, London Luton Airport and Southend Airport. In July, daily temperatures in London can reach 26°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Wed) early enough to travel to Reims.

Things to do in London

Museums Historic Sites Parks
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Tower of London ©
Tower of London
Coca-Cola London Eye ©
Coca-Cola London Eye
National Gallery ©
National Gallery

3
nights
Reims, France

Reims ©
Reims is home to Champagne--the most celebrated and celebratory wine in the world.
Reims is known for wineries, museums, and fun & games. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the striking features of Cathedrale Notre-Dame de Reims, play a few rounds at Ugolf Reims-Bezannes, contemplate the long history of Palais du Tau, and do a tasting at WineBubbles.

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

You can do a combination of car and train from London to Reims in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. Traveling from London to Reims, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. When traveling from London in July, plan for somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Reims: temperatures range from 30°C by day to 15°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Sat) to allow time to take a train to Lyon.

Things to do in Reims

Fun & Games Historic Sites Wineries
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Oazis VR ©
Oazis VR
Cathedrale Notre-Dame de Reims ©
Cathedrale Notre-Dame de Reims
Palais du Tau ©
Palais du Tau

2
nights
Lyon, France

Lyon ©
Lyon is a historical city with a vibrant cultural scene as the birthplace of cinema, the silk capital of the globe, and the second biggest Renaissance city following Venice.
On the 2nd (Sun), make a trip to Traboules du Vieux Lyon, admire the striking features of Basilique Notre Dame de Fourviere, and then get to know the fascinating history of Fourviere Hill. Here are some ideas for day two: see the interesting displays at Musee Miniature et Cinema, appreciate the extensive heritage of Vieux Lyon, thenadmire the masterpieces at Museum of Fine Arts of Lyon, and finally walk around Parc de la Tete d'Or.

To see traveler tips, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Lyon online day trip planner.

Traveling by train from Reims to Lyon takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Reims in August; daily highs in Lyon reach 32°C and lows reach 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Mon) so you can travel to Cannes.

Things to do in Lyon

Historic Sites Museums Parks
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Basilique Notre Dame de Fourviere ©
Basilique Notre Dame de Fourviere
Parc de la Tete d'Or ©
Parc de la Tete d'Or
Museum of Fine Arts of Lyon ©
Museum of Fine Arts of Lyon

5
nights
Cannes, France

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.
Get out of town with these interesting Cannes side-trips: Nice (Colline du Chateau overlook, Vieille Ville, &more), Sublim Sky (in Frejus) and Calanque de Maubois (in Saint-Raphael). There's much more to do: browse the fresh offerings at Marche Forville, enjoy the sand and surf at Frejus Beach, head off the coast to Île Sainte-Marguerite, and take a peaceful walk through Pitchoun Forest.

To see traveler tips, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, read Cannes road trip tool.

Getting from Lyon to Cannes by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. In August in Cannes, expect temperatures between 33°C during the day and 21°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Cannes

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Nice, Antibes, Frejus, Saint-Raphael, Pitchoun Forest
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Plage Naturiste De La Batterie ©
Plage Naturiste De La Batterie
Vieille Ville ©
Vieille Ville
Colline du Chateau overlook ©
Colline du Chateau overlook

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