15 days in France Itinerary

15 days in France Itinerary

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Nice
— 4 nights
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Marseille
— 1 night
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Bayeux
— 2 nights
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Rouen
— 1 night
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Paris
— 6 nights

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Nice

Nice ©

Nissa la Bella (Nice the Beautiful)

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.
Venture out of the city with trips to Cannes (Azur Helicoptere & Lérins Islands). Next up on the itinerary: visit Vieille Ville, admire the natural beauty at Le Jardin Exotique d'Eze, pause for some serene contemplation at Cathedrale Saint-Nicolas a Nice, and make a trip to Promenade des Anglais.

To find photos, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Nice travel planner.

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates to Nice is an approximately 12-hour flight. You'll gain 3 hours traveling from Abu Dhabi to Nice due to the time zone difference. Plan for cooler temperatures traveling from Abu Dhabi in March, with highs in Nice at 17°C and lows at 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Marseille.

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Historic Sites · Parks · Nature · Museums

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Lérins Islands ©
Lérins Islands
Vieille Ville ©
Vieille Ville
Musee d'Art Moderne Et d'Art Contemporain ©

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Marseille

Marseille ©

Gateway to Provence

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 19th (Fri): take in the waterfront at Le Vieux Port, take in the spiritual surroundings of Basilique Notre-Dame de la Garde, and then see the interesting displays at Museum of European and Mediterranean Civilisations.

For reviews, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Marseille road trip planning tool.

Traveling by car from Nice to Marseille takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In March in Marseille, expect temperatures between 19°C during the day and 7°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Fri) early enough to travel to Bayeux.

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Basilique Notre-Dame de la Garde ©
Basilique Notre-Dame de la Garde
Le Vieux Port
Le Vieux Port

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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 20th (Sat): admire the landmark architecture of Cathedrale Notre-Dame, examine the collection at Arromanches 360 Circular Cinema, then explore the different monuments and memorials at Bayeux War Cemetery, and finally get engrossed in the history at Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: contemplate the long history of Pointe du Hoc, then appreciate the history behind D-Day Monument, then explore the different monuments and memorials at Normandy American Cemetery, and finally witness the site of a historic battle at Omaha Beach.

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Getting from Marseille to Bayeux by flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: take a train; or drive. In March, Bayeux is little chillier than Marseille - with highs of 13°C and lows of 3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Rouen.

Things to do in Bayeux

Historic Sites · Museums · Outdoors · Parks

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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

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Rouen

Rouen ©

City of a Hundred Spires

Rouen is situated on the River Seine, about 90 minutes from Paris.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Mon): examine the collection at Musee des Sapeurs-Pompiers, wander the streets of Rue du Gros-Horloge, then admire the striking features of Cathedrale Notre-Dame de Rouen, and finally explore the world behind art at Musee des Beaux-Arts de Rouen.

For ratings, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Rouen driving holiday site.

You can drive from Bayeux to Rouen in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In March, daytime highs in Rouen are 13°C, while nighttime lows are 3°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Mon) early enough to go by car to Paris.

Things to do in Rouen

Museums · Historic Sites · Shopping · Neighborhoods

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Musee des Beaux-Arts de Rouen ©
Musee des Beaux-Arts de Rouen
Cathedrale Notre-Dame de Rouen ©
Cathedrale Notre-Dame de Rouen
Rue du Gros-Horloge ©
Rue du Gros-Horloge

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Paris

Paris ©

City of Light

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.
Explore Paris' surroundings by going to Versailles (The Water Parterres, Palace of Versailles, &more). There's lots more to do: explore the world behind art at Louvre Museum, pause for some serene contemplation at Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre, take a stroll through Montmartre, and don't miss a visit to Eiffel Tower.

To find ratings, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Paris road trip planning tool.

You can drive from Rouen to Paris in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. March in Paris sees daily highs of 13°C and lows of 3°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Paris

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Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Musee d'Orsay ©
Musee d'Orsay
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower

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