16 days in France Itinerary

16 days in France Itinerary

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16 days in France Itinerary

Start: Toronto
Fly:  12​h 30​min
1
Nice
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h
2
Le Lavandou
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
3
Avignon
— 3 nights
train + Fly:  4​h 15​min
4
Bayeux
— 2 nights
5
Paris
— 4 nights
Fly:  10​h 30​min
End: Toronto

2
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.
Kids will enjoy Marineland and Ludiparc. Change things up with a short trip to Waterworld lake of gaudrade in Puget-sur-Argens (about 1 hour away). The adventure continues: wander the streets of Vieille Ville, take some stellar pictures from Colline du Chateau overlook, and don't miss a visit to Promenade des Anglais.

To find reviews, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Nice trip planning site .

Toronto, Canada to Nice is an approximately 12.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train. The time zone difference when traveling from Toronto to Nice is 6 hours. Traveling from Toronto in June, Nice is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 22°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Le Lavandou.

Things to do in Nice

Parks Theme Parks Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Marineland, Ludiparc, Waterworld lake of gaudrade
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Marineland ©
Marineland
Waterworld lake of gaudrade ©
Waterworld lake of gaudrade
Vieille Ville ©
Vieille Ville

3
nights
Le Lavandou

Le Lavandou ©
Le Lavandou is a commune in the Var department in the Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur region in southeastern France. Kids will appreciate attractions like La plage and Plage d'Aiguebelle. Change things up with these side-trips from Le Lavandou: La Croix-Valmer (Plage de Gigaro & Plage de Sylvabelle) and Aqualand Saint Maxime (in Sainte-Maxime). Next up on the itinerary: kick back and relax at Plage de Jean Blanc and tour the pleasant surroundings at Plage de l'Anglade.

To find reviews, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Le Lavandou trip planning tool .

You can drive from Nice to Le Lavandou in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and taxi. Expect slightly colder evenings in Le Lavandou when traveling from Nice in June, with lows around 19°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Avignon.

Things to do in Le Lavandou

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

La Croix-Valmer, Aqualand Saint Maxime
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La plage ©
La plage
Plage de Gigaro ©
Plage de Gigaro
Plage de Sylvabelle ©
Plage de Sylvabelle

3
nights
Avignon

Avignon ©
An ancient town center surrounded by medieval ramparts, Avignon is a major city of Provence and a Mediterranean city in the Vaucluse department on the left bank of the Rhône River.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Palais des Papes and Le Bois des Lutins. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Avignon: Paroisse Cathédrale Saint Sauveur Aix-en-Provence (in Aix-en-Provence), Plage du Cavaou (in Fos-Sur-Mer) and Zoo De La Barben (in La Barben). And it doesn't end there: take in the views from Pont d'Avignon, brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Distillerie A. Blachere, and find something for the whole family at Le Parc Alexis Gruss.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, read Avignon trip itinerary planning site .

Drive from Le Lavandou to Avignon in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and train. June in Avignon sees daily highs of 33°C and lows of 18°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Tue) early enough to travel to Bayeux.

Things to do in Avignon

Theme Parks Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Le Bois des Lutins, Plage du Cavaou, Le Parc Alexis Gruss, Distillerie A. Blachere, Paroisse Cathédrale Saint Sauveur Aix-en-Provence
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Plage du Cavaou ©
Plage du Cavaou
Le Bois des Lutins ©
Le Bois des Lutins
Palais des Papes ©
Palais des Papes

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.
On the 17th (Wed), stroll the grounds of American Cemetery & Memorial, examine the collection at Caramels d'Isigny, then explore the different monuments and memorials at Bayeux War Cemetery, and finally admire the masterpieces at Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux. On the next day, learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Zoo de Jurques, find something for the whole family at Clecygliss, and then explore the historical opulence of Chateau Guillaume-le-Conquerant.

To see maps, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Bayeux travel route tool .

Do a combination of train and flight from Avignon to Bayeux in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Traveling from Avignon in June, things will get little chillier in Bayeux: highs are around 24°C and lows about 12°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Thu) early enough to catch the train to Paris.

Things to do in Bayeux

Historic Sites Museums Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

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

4
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.
Venture out of the city with trips to Disneyland Paris (in Marne-la-Vallee) and Palace of Versailles (in Versailles). There's still lots to do: admire the masterpieces at Louvre Museum, admire the landmark architecture of Arc de Triomphe, step into the grandiose world of The Trianons & The Hamlet, and get a taste of the local shopping with Champs-Elysees.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Paris online trip itinerary planner .

You can take a train from Bayeux to Paris in 2.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In June in Paris, expect temperatures between 27°C during the day and 15°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Museums Theme Parks

Side Trips

Versailles, Disneyland Paris
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Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Disneyland Paris ©
Disneyland Paris
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower

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