15 days in France, Mons & Arnhem Itinerary

15 days in France, Mons & Arnhem Itinerary

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Mons, Belgium
— 2 nights
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Dieppe, France
— 3 nights
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Albert, France
— 2 nights
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Sedan, France
— 1 night
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Dunkirk, France
— 3 nights
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Arnhem, The Netherlands
— 2 nights
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Mons, Belgium

Not far from Brussels, Mons is home to a World Heritage Site, the former home of Van Gogh, and Roman ruins.
Get out of town with these interesting Mons side-trips: Parc communal (in Tournai), Tyne Cot Cemetery (in Zonnebeke) and Onze-Lieve-Vrouwekerk en de Gravenkapel (in Kortrijk). There's much more to do: explore the different monuments and memorials at St Symphorien Military Cemetery, relax and rejuvenate at Alter Ego Dream Spa, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Eglise Saint-Nicolas-en-Havre, and admire nature's wide array of creatures at Pairi Daiza.

To see more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Mons trip planner.

London, UK to Mons is an approximately 5-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of flight and car; or drive. The time zone changes from Greenwich Mean Time to Central European Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. Expect a daytime high around 75°F in July, and nighttime lows around 55°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sat) early enough to travel to Dieppe.

Things to do in Mons

Historic Sites · Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Museums

Side Trips

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Pairi Daiza ©
Must see
Pairi Daiza
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Dieppe, France

Dieppe, famous for its scallops, is a seaside resort lively all year round.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Dieppe: Honfleur (Notre Dame de Grace, Pont de Normandie, &more) and Etretat (Chemin des Douaniers, Falaises d'Etretat, &more). There's lots more to do: appreciate the history behind Le Memorial du 19 Aout 1942, don't miss a visit to Chapelle Notre Dame de Bonsecours, take in nature's colorful creations at Les Cressonnieres, and cast your line with a fishing tour.

For where to stay, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Dieppe trip itinerary builder app.

Drive from Mons to Dieppe in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In July, daytime highs in Dieppe are 73°F, while nighttime lows are 55°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Tue) so you can drive to Albert.

Things to do in Dieppe

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Outdoors

Side Trips

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Albert, France

Start off your visit on the 7th (Wed): stroll the grounds of Australian National Memorial, then stroll the grounds of Pozieres Memorial, then pause for some photo ops at Thiepval Memorial, and finally stroll the grounds of Bapaume Post Military Cemetery. Keep things going the next day: stroll the grounds of Albert Communal Cemetery Extension, examine the collection at Musee Somme 1916, take in the spiritual surroundings of Basilique Notre-Dame de Brebieres, then steep yourself in history at Beaumont-Hamel Newfoundland Memorial, and finally make a trip to Lochnagar Crater.

To see traveler tips, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Albert tour itinerary builder site.

Drive from Dieppe to Albert in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. July in Albert sees daily highs of 75°F and lows of 57°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Thu) so you can travel to Sedan.

Things to do in Albert

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trips

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Sedan, France

Sedan is a commune in France, a sub-prefecture of the Ardennes department in northern France.GeographyThe historic centre is built on a peninsula formed by an arc of the Meuse River. Kick off your visit on the 9th (Fri): pause for some serene contemplation at Abbatiale Notre Dame de Mouzon, do a tasting at Cave de la Grande Brosse, explore the different monuments and memorials at Cimetiere militaire Allemand, then get a taste of the local shopping with galerie Stacklr, and finally explore the historical opulence of Castle of Sedan.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Sedan trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

You can drive from Albert to Sedan in 3 hours. Another option is to drive. Traveling from Albert in July, expect nights in Sedan to be about the same, around 56°F, while days are little chillier, around 69°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Fri) so you can go by car to Dunkirk.

Things to do in Sedan

Historic Sites · Wineries · Museums · Shopping

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galerie Stacklr ©
Art Gallery
galerie Stacklr
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Dunkirk, France

Dunkirk is a commune in the Nord department in northern France. Get out of town with these interesting Dunkirk side-trips: Nausicaa (in Boulogne-sur-Mer), Le Touquet Beach (in Le Touquet – Paris-Plage) and Calais Wine Superstore (in Calais). There's lots more to do: brush up on your military savvy at Musee Dunkerque 1940 - Operation Dynamo, don't miss a visit to Belfry of Dunkirk, get a sense of history and politics at Mairie de Dunkerque, and relax and rejuvenate at Le Spa Espace Beaute.

To find reviews, maps, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Dunkirk travel itinerary planner.

Drive from Sedan to Dunkirk in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a train. In July, daily temperatures in Dunkirk can reach 70°F, while at night they dip to 55°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Arnhem.

Things to do in Dunkirk

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

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Arnhem, The Netherlands

Little Hague of the East

Arnhem is known mostly for its John Frost Bridge, which the British tried to secure during World War II.
Step out of Arnhem to go to Kaatsheuvel and see Efteling, which is approximately 1h 10 min away. And it doesn't end there: get engrossed in the history at Nederlands Openluchtmuseum, admire the landmark architecture of Arnhem Central Station, take in nature's colorful creations at Park Angerenstein, and walk around Park Sonsbeek.

For ratings, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Arnhem online travel route planner.

Traveling by car from Dunkirk to Arnhem takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Expect a daytime high around 74°F in July, and nighttime lows around 56°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Arnhem

Theme Parks · Museums · Parks · Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

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Efteling
Theme Park
Efteling
4.5
Nederlands Openluchtmuseum ©
History Museum
Nederlands Openluchtmuseum
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