15 days in France Itinerary

15 days in France Itinerary

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15 days in France Itinerary

Start: Manchester
+2
Fly + taxi + train:  6​h 30​min
1
Sarlat-la-Caneda
— 3 nights
Drive:  6​h 30​min
2
Morzine
— 1 night
Drive:  5​h 45​min
3
Nice
— 3 nights
+3
Fly + bus + subway + bus:  6​h 15​min
4
Mont-Saint-Michel
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
5
Bayeux
— 2 nights
train:  2​h 15​min
6
Paris
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h 30​min
End: Manchester

3
nights
Sarlat-la-Caneda

Sarlat-la-Caneda ©
Sarlat-la-Caneda is the capital of the former Périgord Noir, now referred to as the Aquitaine region that is home to a historical area consisting of impeccably preserved 14th-century buildings and sites.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Chateau de Castelnaud and Chateau des Milandes. Explore Sarlat-la-Caneda's surroundings by going to Gouffre de Padirac (in Padirac), Jacquou parc (in Le Bugue) and Chateau de Bridoire (in Ribagnac). The adventure continues: admire the natural beauty at Les Jardins de Marqueyssac, get to know the resident critters at Reserve Zoologique de Calviac, and experience rural life at Les Noyeraies du Landers.

To see photos, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Sarlat-la-Caneda vacation maker .

Manchester, UK to Sarlat-la-Caneda is an approximately 6.5-hour combination of flight and train. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Manchester to Sarlat-la-Caneda is 1 hour. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Manchester in August: highs in Sarlat-la-Caneda hover around 32°C, while lows dip to 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Tue) so you can drive to Morzine.

Things to do in Sarlat-la-Caneda

Historic Sites Parks Fun & Games

Side Trips

Castelnaud-la-Chapelle, Jacquou parc, Chateau de Bridoire, Les Jardins de Marqueyssac, Reserve Zoologique de Calviac
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Chateau de Castelnaud ©
Chateau de Castelnaud
Chateau des Milandes ©
Chateau des Milandes
Les Jardins de Marqueyssac ©
Les Jardins de Marqueyssac

1
night
Morzine

Morzine ©
Morzine is a commune in the Haute-Savoie department and Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region of south-eastern France. Kick off your visit on the 5th (Wed): stop by Chez le Miladiou, then tee off at Morzine-Avoriaz Golf Club, then get outside with Le Lac de Montriond, and finally glide through the air with a parasailing or paragliding tour.

To find ratings, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Morzine tour itinerary builder website .

Traveling by car from Sarlat-la-Caneda to Morzine takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight, tram, and train; or do a combination of train, flight, and shuttle. Traveling from Sarlat-la-Caneda in August, you will find days in Morzine are slightly colder (29°C), and nights are about the same (17°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Nice.

Things to do in Morzine

Outdoors Tours Golf
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Le Lac de Montriond ©
Le Lac de Montriond
Parasailing & Paragliding
Chez le Miladiou ©
Chez le Miladiou

3
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'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Marineland and Aquasplash. Change things up with these side-trips from Nice: Eglise de Biot (in Biot) and Ludiparc (in La Colle sur Loup). Next up on the itinerary: get in on the family fun at Le Village des Fous and don't miss a visit to Promenade des Anglais.

For traveler tips, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Nice holiday maker .

You can drive from Morzine to Nice in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of shuttle and flight; or take a train. Traveling from Morzine in August, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Nice, with lows of 25°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Sat) early enough to travel to Mont-Saint-Michel.

Things to do in Nice

Theme Parks Parks Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Antibes, Eglise de Biot, Le Village des Fous, Ludiparc
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Le Village des Fous ©
Le Village des Fous
Marineland ©
Marineland
Aquasplash ©
Aquasplash

2
nights
Mont-Saint-Michel

Mont-Saint-Michel ©
Le Mont-Saint-Michel is an island commune in Normandy, France. Kick off your visit on the 9th (Sun): admire the striking features of Mont Saint-Michel and then get to know the resident critters at Zoo de Champrepus. On the 10th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the dramatic scenery at La Grande Cascade, then find something for the whole family at Parc d'Attractions et de Loisirs, and then explore the different monuments and memorials at Cimetiere Militaire Americain de Saint-James.

For maps, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, use the Mont-Saint-Michel trip planning tool .

You can do a combination of flight and bus from Nice to Mont-Saint-Michel in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Nice in August, with highs in Mont-Saint-Michel at 26°C and lows at 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Mon) so you can drive to Bayeux.

Things to do in Mont-Saint-Michel

Historic Sites Theme Parks Parks

Side Trips

Cimetiere Militaire Americain de Saint-James, Zoo de Champrepus, La Grande Cascade, Parc d'Attractions et de Loisirs
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Mont Saint-Michel ©
Mont Saint-Michel
Zoo de Champrepus ©
Zoo de Champrepus

2
nights
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 11th (Tue): admire the masterpieces at Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux, explore the different monuments and memorials at Bayeux War Cemetery, then see the interesting displays at Caramels d'Isigny, and finally stroll the grounds of Normandy American Cemetery. Here are some ideas for day two: find something for the whole family at Festyland Parc, step into the grandiose world of Chateau Guillaume-le-Conquerant, then find something for the whole family at Clecygliss, and finally get to know the resident critters at Zoo de Jurques.

To see traveler tips, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Bayeux trip planner .

Traveling by car from Mont-Saint-Michel to Bayeux takes 2 hours. In August, daily temperatures in Bayeux can reach 26°C, while at night they dip to 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Wed) to allow time to take a train to Paris.

Things to do in Bayeux

Historic Sites Museums Theme Parks

Side Trips

Clecygliss, Normandy American Cemetery, Zoo de Jurques, Caramels d'Isigny, Chateau Guillaume-le-Conquerant
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Normandy American Cemetery ©
Normandy American Cemetery
Chateau Guillaume-le-Conquerant ©
Chateau Guillaume-le-Conquerant
Festyland Parc ©
Festyland Parc

3
nights
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.
Step out of Paris with an excursion to Palace of Versailles in Versailles--about 48 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: admire the masterpieces at Louvre Museum, pause for some serene contemplation at Sainte-Chapelle, take in nature's colorful creations at Luxembourg Gardens, and wander the streets of Île de la Cité.

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Traveling by train from Bayeux to Paris takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In August, daytime highs in Paris are 29°C, while nighttime lows are 16°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trip

Palace of Versailles
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Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Musee d'Orsay ©
Musee d'Orsay

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