15 days in France Itinerary

15 days in France Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Nice
Drive:  45 min
1
Grasse
— 1 night
Train:  30 min
2
Cannes
— 2 nights
Train:  15 min
3
Antibes
— 2 nights
Train:  30 min
4
Nice
— 5 nights
Drive:  30 min
5
St-Jean-Cap-Ferrat
— 2 nights
Train:  30 min
6
Menton
— 2 nights
Drive:  45 min
End: Nice

1
night
Grasse

Grasse ©
Grasse is a commune in the Alpes-Maritimes department, on the French Riviera.The town is considered the world's capital of perfume. Start off your visit on the 7th (Sat): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cathedrale Notre Dame du Puy, then examine the collection at Le Chateau de Villeneuve-Loubet, and then steep yourself in history at Musee Escoffier de l'Art Culinaire. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: appreciate the extensive heritage of Tourrettes-sur-Loup, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at La Cathedrale Notre-Dame de la Nativite de Vence, and then get to know the fascinating history of Saint-Paul de Vence.

To see where to stay, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Grasse travel itinerary planner.

Nice to Grasse is an approximately 1- hour car ride. You can also take a train; or take a bus. February in Grasse sees daily highs of 15°C and lows of 5°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Sun) early enough to catch the train to Cannes.

Things to do in Grasse

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Villeneuve-Loubet, Tourrettes-sur-Loup, La Cathedrale Notre-Dame de la Nativite de Vence, Saint-Paul de Vence
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Tourrettes-sur-Loup ©
Tourrettes-sur-Loup
Saint-Paul de Vence ©
Saint-Paul de Vence
Musee Escoffier de l'Art Culinaire ©
Musee Escoffier de l'Art Culinaire

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.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Mon): pause for some serene contemplation at Chapelle de Notre-Dame de Vie and then step off the mainland to explore Lérins Islands. Keep things going the next day: indulge your taste buds at Marche Forville, contemplate the long history of Chateau de la Napoule / Musee Henry-Clews, and then make a trip to La Croisette.

To find photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Cannes holiday builder tool.

Cannes is very close to Grasse. February in Cannes sees daily highs of 15°C and lows of 3°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Tue) to allow time to take a train to Antibes.

Things to do in Cannes

Historic Sites Nature Parks

Side Trips

Chateau de la Napoule / Musee Henry-Clews, Chapelle de Notre-Dame de Vie
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Chateau de la Napoule / Musee Henry-Clews ©
Chateau de la Napoule / Musee Henry-Clews
Lérins Islands ©
Lérins Islands
La Croisette ©
La Croisette

2
nights
Antibes

Antibes ©
The prosperous French Riviera resort town of Antibes is a popular summer destination featuring tons of beaches to suit couples, families, and any type of lifestyle, along with dozens, if not hundreds of cafes, bars, and salons de thé (tea) along the Mediterranean coast.
Pam Pam has been added to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 11th (Wed): steep yourself in history at Villa Eilenroc, then get a taste of local nightlife at Pam Pam, and then explore the stunning scenery at Les Gorges du Verdon. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 12th (Thu): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Chapelle du Rosaire and then contemplate the long history of Villa & Jardins Ephrussi de Rothschild.

To see other places to visit, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Antibes holiday builder tool.

Antibes is very close to Cannes. Expect a daytime high around 14°C in February, and nighttime lows around 6°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Thu) early enough to catch the train to Nice.

Things to do in Antibes

Historic Sites Nature Parks

Side Trips

Les Gorges du Verdon, Chapelle du Rosaire, Villa & Jardins Ephrussi de Rothschild
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Villa & Jardins Ephrussi de Rothschild ©
Villa & Jardins Ephrussi de Rothschild
Les Gorges du Verdon ©
Les Gorges du Verdon
Chapelle du Rosaire ©
Chapelle du Rosaire

5
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.
You've added Patisserie Canet, Galeries Lafayette, Marche aux Fleurs Cours Saleya, and other attractions to your itinerary. Explore hidden gems such as La cité médiévale and Villa Kerylos. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Vieille Ville and Haut de Cagnes. And it doesn't end there: get great views at Colline du Chateau overlook, pause for some serene contemplation at Eglise De Sainte Jeanne D'arc, take in the spiritual surroundings of Monastère de Cimiez, and admire the natural beauty at Le Jardin Exotique d'Eze.

To see other places to visit, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Nice trip itinerary planner.

Nice is just a short distance from Antibes. In February, daytime highs in Nice are 15°C, while nighttime lows are 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to St-Jean-Cap-Ferrat.

Things to do in Nice

Historic Sites Shopping Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Eze, Villa Kerylos, Haut de Cagnes, Parfumerie Fragonard, Fort du Mont Alban
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Vieille Ville ©
Vieille Ville
La cité médiévale ©
La cité médiévale
Villa Kerylos ©
Villa Kerylos

2
nights
St-Jean-Cap-Ferrat

St-Jean-Cap-Ferrat ©
Saint-Jean-Cap-Ferrat, Italian: San Giovanni Capo Ferrato) is a commune of the Alpes-Maritimes department in southeastern France.It is located on a peninsula next to Beaulieu-sur-Mer and to Villefranche-sur-Mer and extends out to Cap Ferrat. Kick off your visit on the 18th (Wed): steep yourself in history at Fort de la Ligne Maginot, step into the grandiose world of Chateau de Roquebrune-Cap-Martin, and then steep yourself in history at Vieux La Turbie. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: contemplate the long history of Basilica St. Michel, then get to know the fascinating history of Vieille Ville de Vintimille, and then browse the exhibits of Fondazione Terruzzi Villa Regina Margherita.

To find ratings, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our St-Jean-Cap-Ferrat road trip planner.

St-Jean-Cap-Ferrat is just a short distance from Nice. In February, daytime highs in St-Jean-Cap-Ferrat are 15°C, while nighttime lows are 6°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Thu) early enough to take a train to Menton.

Things to do in St-Jean-Cap-Ferrat

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Basilica St. Michel, Vieux La Turbie, Fondazione Terruzzi Villa Regina Margherita, Fort de la Ligne Maginot, Chateau de Roquebrune-Cap-Martin
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Fondazione Terruzzi Villa Regina Margherita ©
Fondazione Terruzzi Villa Regina Margherita
Fort de la Ligne Maginot ©
Fort de la Ligne Maginot

2
nights
Menton

Menton ©
Known for its own microclimate that is generally milder than the rest of the French Riviera, Menton is located very close to the border with Italy, whose influence is visible in the architecture and customs of the city.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Fri): pause for some serene contemplation at Cattedrale di Santa Maria Assunta and then make a trip to Dolceacqua. Here are some ideas for day two: contemplate the long history of Fort Saint Roch, then pause for some serene contemplation at Chapelle des Pénitents Blancs, and then steep yourself in history at Ville medieval.

To find reviews, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Menton online trip maker.

Menton is just a short distance from St-Jean-Cap-Ferrat. In February, daily temperatures in Menton can reach 15°C, while at night they dip to 6°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Sat) early enough to go by car back home.

Things to do in Menton

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Dolceacqua, Ville medieval, Chapelle des Pénitents Blancs, Fort Saint Roch, Cattedrale di Santa Maria Assunta
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Ville medieval ©
Ville medieval
Chapelle des Pénitents Blancs ©
Chapelle des Pénitents Blancs
Fort Saint Roch ©
Fort Saint Roch

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