15 days in France Itinerary

15 days in France Itinerary

Created using Inspirock France itinerary planner

©
This plan was created by another user.  Make it your plan

Route & dates

15 days in France Itinerary

Start: Melbourne
Fly:  26​h
1
Bonifacio, Corsica
— 1 night
+2
Fly + bus + train:  4​h
2
Albi
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
3
Sarlat-la-Caneda
— 2 nights
Drive:  7​h
4
Rilly-la-Montagne
— 1 day
Drive:  4​h 30​min
5
Honfleur
— 3 nights
Drive:  4​h
6
Perros-Guirec
— 1 night
7
Tours
— 3 nights
train + Fly:  26​h
End: Melbourne

1
night
Bonifacio, Corsica

Bonifacio ©
At the southernmost tip of the island of Corsica, Bonifacio is a city with chalk-white limestone outcrops sculpted into unusual shapes by the ocean.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Sat): take in the spiritual surroundings of Eglise Sainte Marie Majeure, then make a trip to Bonifacio Citadel, and then kick back and relax at Plage de Stagnolu. On your second day here, enjoy the sand and surf at Plage du Petit Sperone, then identify plant and animal life at Iles Lavezzi, and then make a trip to Escalier du Roi d'Aragon (King Aragon Steps).

To see traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, read our Bonifacio road trip app .

Melbourne, Australia to Bonifacio is an approximately 26-hour combination of flight and taxi. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 9 hours traveling from Melbourne to Bonifacio. While traveling from Melbourne, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Bonifacio, ranging from highs of 26°C to lows of 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Albi.

Things to do in Bonifacio

Parks Beaches Outdoors
Find places to stay May 25 — 26:
Highlights from your plan
Iles Lavezzi ©
Iles Lavezzi
Plage de Stagnolu ©
Plage de Stagnolu
Plage du Petit Sperone ©
Plage du Petit Sperone

1
night
Albi

Albi ©
Albi is a commune in southern France. On the 27th (Mon), soothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers, admire the striking features of Cathedrale Sainte-Cecile, explore the world behind art at Musee Toulouse-Lautrec, then admire the natural beauty at Les Jardins de la Berbie, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Cloitre de la Collegiale Saint Salvy.

To find photos, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Albi visit app .

Traveling by combination of taxi, flight, and train from Bonifacio to Albi takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of car, ferry, and train. In May, plan for daily highs up to 24°C, and evening lows to 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Sarlat-la-Caneda.

Things to do in Albi

Historic Sites Museums Parks
Find places to stay May 26 — 27:
Highlights from your plan
Cloitre de la Collegiale Saint Salvy ©
Les Jardins de la Berbie ©
Les Jardins de la Berbie
Musee Toulouse-Lautrec ©
Musee Toulouse-Lautrec

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 28th (Tue): step into the grandiose world of Chateau de Beynac, then admire the natural beauty at Eyrignac et ses Jardins en Dordogne, then make a trip to Vieux Sarlat, and finally explore the historical opulence of Castillo Feudal de Benyac. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: step into the grandiose world of Chateau de Castelnaud, step into the grandiose world of Chateau des Milandes, and then admire the natural beauty at Les Jardins de Marqueyssac.

For more things to do, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, read Sarlat-la-Caneda visit site .

Getting from Albi to Sarlat-la-Caneda by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and train; or do a combination of train and bus. In May, plan for daily highs up to 25°C, and evening lows to 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Wed) so you can travel to Rilly-la-Montagne.

Things to do in Sarlat-la-Caneda

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trips

Castelnaud-la-Chapelle, Les Jardins de Marqueyssac, Chateau de Beynac, Eyrignac et ses Jardins en Dordogne
Find places to stay May 27 — 29:
Highlights from your plan
Chateau de Castelnaud ©
Chateau de Castelnaud
Vieux Sarlat
Vieux Sarlat
Chateau de Beynac ©
Chateau de Beynac

1
day
Rilly-la-Montagne

Rilly-la-Montagne ©
Rilly-la-Montagne is one of the Communes of the Marne department in north-eastern France. Start off your visit on the 30th (Thu): indulge your taste buds at Champagne Vilmart et Cie, then learn about winemaking at Champagne Albert Levasseur, then do a tasting at Champagne Andre Goutorbe & Fils, and finally learn about winemaking at Champagne Bochet-Lemoine.

To see where to stay, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Rilly-la-Montagne day trip app .

Traveling by car from Sarlat-la-Caneda to Rilly-la-Montagne takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. Traveling from Sarlat-la-Caneda in May, expect nights in Rilly-la-Montagne to be about the same, around 7°C, while days are a bit cooler, around 21°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Thu) so you can travel to Honfleur.

Things to do in Rilly-la-Montagne

Wineries

Side Trips

Champagne Andre Goutorbe & Fils, Champagne Albert Levasseur, Champagne Bochet-Lemoine
Find places to stay May 30 — 31:
Highlights from your plan
Champagne Vilmart et Cie ©
Champagne Vilmart et Cie
Champagne Andre Goutorbe & Fils ©
Champagne Andre Goutorbe & Fils
Champagne Bochet-Lemoine ©
Champagne Bochet-Lemoine

3
nights
Honfleur

Honfleur ©
Honfleur is a town surrounding a beautiful little 17th-century harbor in Lower Normandy.
Explore Honfleur's surroundings by going to Rouen (Cathedrale Notre-Dame de Rouen & Rue du Gros-Horloge), Bayeux (Notre Dame Cathedral & Bayeux War Cemetery) and Omaha Beach (in Saint-Laurent-sur-Mer). And it doesn't end there: pause for some serene contemplation at Notre Dame de Grace, tour the pleasant surroundings at Deauville Beach, make a trip to Saint Catherine's Church, and take in the views from Pont de Normandie.

To see reviews, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Honfleur trip planning site .

You can drive from Rilly-la-Montagne to Honfleur in 4 hours. Expect a daytime high around 19°C in May, and nighttime lows around 9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sun) so you can go by car to Perros-Guirec.

Things to do in Honfleur

Historic Sites Beaches Parks

Side Trips

Bayeux, Rouen, Deauville Beach, Omaha Beach
Find places to stay May 30 — Jun 2:
Highlights from your plan
Cathedrale Notre-Dame ©
Cathedrale Notre-Dame
Notre Dame de Grace ©
Notre Dame de Grace
Deauville Beach ©
Deauville Beach

1
night
Perros-Guirec

Perros-Guirec ©
Perros-Guirec is a popular seaside resort with beaches and opportunities for water and beach sports.
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Mon): visit a coastal fixture at Ploumanac'h LIghthouse, don't miss a visit to Oratoire de Saint-Guirec, then get to know the fascinating history of Grand Site Naturel de Ploumanac'h, then enjoy the sights with a stroll at Sentier des douaniers, and finally look for all kinds of wild species at Reserve Naturelle des Sept Iles.

To see reviews, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, read Perros-Guirec journey planner .

You can drive from Honfleur to Perros-Guirec in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi; or do a combination of bus, train, and taxi. In June, daily temperatures in Perros-Guirec can reach 21°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Mon) early enough to go by car to Tours.

Things to do in Perros-Guirec

Parks Wildlife Historic Sites

Side Trip

Ploumanac'h LIghthouse
Find places to stay Jun 2 — 3:
Highlights from your plan
Sentier des douaniers ©
Sentier des douaniers
Oratoire de Saint-Guirec ©
Oratoire de Saint-Guirec
Reserve Naturelle des Sept Iles ©
Reserve Naturelle des Sept Iles

3
nights
Tours

Tours ©
Famous for its original medieval district, Tours is famous for its cafes that serve regional wines and interesting architectural bridges crossing the river Loire.
On the 4th (Tue), admire the natural beauty at Chateau de Villandry, then steep yourself in history at Chateau de Langeais, and then steep yourself in history at Chateau of Azay-le-Rideau. On the 5th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the historical opulence of Chateau de Cheverny and then explore the historical opulence of Chateau Royal de Blois.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Tours travel planner.

Getting from Perros-Guirec to Tours by car takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of taxi and train; or do a combination of taxi and bus. Traveling from Perros-Guirec in June, you will find days in Tours are somewhat warmer (27°C), and nights are about the same (15°C). Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 6th (Thu) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Tours

Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Azay-le-Rideau, Chateau de Langeais, Chateau Royal de Blois, Chateau de Cheverny, Chateau de Villandry
Find places to stay Jun 3 — 6:
Highlights from your plan
Chateau de Villandry ©
Chateau de Villandry
Château de l'Islette ©
Château de l'Islette
Chateau Royal de Blois
Chateau Royal de Blois

Similar Plans

16 days in France BY A USER FROM INDIA May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 17 days in France BY A USER FROM UNITED ARAB EMIRATES August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 16 days in France BY A USER FROM INDIA May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 18 days in France BY A USER FROM SINGAPORE April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular sights PREFERENCES: April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 17 days in France BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA March, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, shopping, popular sights PREFERENCES: March, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 19 days in France BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES October, culture, historic sites, museums, shopping, fast-paced, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: October, culture, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Fast-paced 16 days in France BY A USER FROM SINGAPORE March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, popular sights PREFERENCES: March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 18 days in France BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, culture, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: June, culture, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 43 days in France BY A USER FROM CANADA June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, fast-paced, popular sights PREFERENCES: June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Fast-paced 13 days in France BY A USER FROM INDIA May, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: May, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 16 days in Europe BY A USER FROM INDIA March, culture, outdoors, romantic, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife, fast-paced, popular sights PREFERENCES: March, culture, outdoors, romantic, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Fast-paced 16 days in France BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES August, kids, culture, beaches, historic sites, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: August, kids, culture, beaches, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium
View more plans