19 days in France Itinerary

19 days in France Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Mumbai
Fly + Train:  12 h 15 min
1
Versailles
— 1 night
Train:  15 min
2
Paris
— 4 nights
Train:  2 h 15 min
3
Bayeux
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h 15 min
4
Nantes
— 2 nights
Fly:  3 h 30 min
5
Nice
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h
6
Bormes-Les-Mimosas
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
7
Marseille
— 2 nights
Fly:  3 h
8
Toulouse
— 1 night
Train:  2 h 15 min
9
Bordeaux
— 2 nights
Fly:  14 h 45 min
End: Mumbai

1
night
Versailles

Versailles ©
Renowned for its vast royal palace and gardens built by King Louis XIV, Versailles is also one of the wealthiest suburbs of Paris and home to a new cultural notability, such as a thriving artistic and musical scene.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Mon): take in nature's colorful creations at Le Jardin de Versailles, admire the striking features of Le Grand Trianon, and then stop by One Nation Paris. On the next day, get to know the fascinating history of Grand Canal, then steep yourself in history at The Trianons & The Hamlet, and then steep yourself in history at Palace of Versailles.

For where to stay, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Versailles route planner.

Mumbai, India to Versailles is an approximately 13.5- hour combination of flight and train. You can also fly; or do a combination of bus, train, and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 4.5 hours traveling from Mumbai to Versailles. In May, Versailles is much colder than Mumbai - with highs of 21°C and lows of 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Tue) early enough to take a train to Paris.

Things to do in Versailles

Historic Sites Parks Shopping
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Palace of Versailles ©
Palace of Versailles
The Trianons & The Hamlet ©
The Trianons & The Hamlet
Grand Canal ©
Grand Canal

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.
You've now added Cathedrale Notre-Dame de Rouen to your itinerary. There's lots more to do: steep yourself in history at Eiffel Tower, admire the masterpieces at Musee d'Orsay, wander the streets of Le Marais, and visit Montmartre.

To find where to stay, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Paris online trip itinerary maker.

Paris is just a short distance from Versailles. In May, plan for daily highs up to 20°C, and evening lows to 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sat) so you can catch the train to Bayeux.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Cathedrale Notre-Dame de Rouen
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Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Musee d'Orsay ©
Musee d'Orsay
Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum

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nights
Bayeux

Bayeux ©
Most travelers take a trip to Bayeux to see the famed tapestry depicting the legendary Norman Conquest from the 11th century.
You've now added Falaises d'Etretat to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 10th (Sun): take some stellar pictures from Falaises d'Etretat, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Eglise Saint-Patrice de Bayeux, stop by Cave a Vin - Le Volet qui penche, then pause for some photo ops at Monument des Deportes, then stroll the grounds of Bayeux War Cemetery, and finally explore the galleries of Musee Memorial de la Bataille de Normandie. On the 11th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the history at Around Europe Battlefields Tours Day Tours, walk around Jardin Public de Bayeux, make a trip to Reporters Memorial, then get engrossed in the history at Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux, and finally don't miss a visit to Atelier Galerie Ludovic Grand-Guillot.

For more things to do, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Bayeux trip website.

You can take a train from Paris to Bayeux in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In May, plan for daily highs up to 19°C, and evening lows to 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Nantes.

Things to do in Bayeux

Parks Museums Historic Sites

Side Trip

Falaises d'Etretat
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Falaises d'Etretat ©
Falaises d'Etretat
Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux ©
Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux
 Bayeux War Cemetery
Bayeux War Cemetery

2
nights
Nantes

Nantes ©
Regarded as an art and history city, Nantes is called the Venice of the West.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Tue): take in nature's colorful creations at Jardin des Plantes, step into the grandiose world of Chateau des Ducs de Bretagne, then see the interesting displays at Les Machines de L'ile, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedrale de Saint-Pierre et Saint-Paul.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Nantes day trip app.

You can drive from Bayeux to Nantes in 3.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or do a combination of train and flight. In May in Nantes, expect temperatures between 22°C during the day and 10°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Wed) early enough to travel to Nice.

Things to do in Nantes

Historic Sites Museums Parks
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Chateau des Ducs de Bretagne ©
Chateau des Ducs de Bretagne
Les Machines de L'ile ©
Les Machines de L'ile
Jardin des Plantes ©
Jardin des Plantes

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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.
On the 13th (Wed), see the interesting displays at Musée Marc Chagall, then get to know the fascinating history of Vieille Ville, and then get great views at Colline du Chateau overlook.

For reviews, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Nice trip itinerary planner.

Fly from Nantes to Nice in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Nice when traveling from Nantes in May, with lows around 16°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Thu) so you can go by car to Bormes-Les-Mimosas.

Things to do in Nice

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods
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Vieille Ville ©
Vieille Ville
Colline du Chateau overlook ©
Colline du Chateau overlook
Musée Marc Chagall ©
Musée Marc Chagall

2
nights
Bormes-Les-Mimosas

Bormes-les-Mimosas is a commune in the Var department in the Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur region in southeastern France.It has a Mediterranean climate.Bormes-les-Mimosas is a city in bloom and won the 2003 Gold Medal awarded by the Entente Florale. Kick off your visit on the 14th (Thu): enjoy the sand and surf at Plage de l'Estagnol, then see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Sentier du littoral - Le Lavandou - Plage de la Fossette. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: kick back and relax at Plage de Cabasson, then make a trip to Fort de Bregancon, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Notre Dame De Constance.

To see maps, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, read Bormes-Les-Mimosas trip itinerary app.

You can drive from Nice to Bormes-Les-Mimosas in 2 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. In May, daytime highs in Bormes-Les-Mimosas are 25°C, while nighttime lows are 14°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Marseille.

Things to do in Bormes-Les-Mimosas

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trip

Sentier du littoral - Le Lavandou - Plage de la Fossette
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Notre Dame De Constance ©
Notre Dame De Constance
Plage de l'Estagnol ©
Plage de l'Estagnol

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nights
Marseille

Marseille ©
The 2013 European "Capital of Culture," Marseille is the largest port city on the breezy Mediterranean coast and the second largest city in France.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Sat): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathédrale La Major, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Abbaye Saint Victor, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Basilique Notre-Dame de la Garde, and finally step off the mainland to explore Chateau d'If. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the waterfront at Le Vieux Port and then explore the striking landscape of Parc National des Calanques.

For more things to do, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Marseille tour planning website.

Traveling by car from Bormes-Les-Mimosas to Marseille takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and train. In May, daytime highs in Marseille are 26°C, while nighttime lows are 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Mon) so you can travel to Toulouse.

Things to do in Marseille

Parks Nature Historic Sites
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Chateau d'If ©
Chateau d'If
Basilique Notre-Dame de la Garde ©
Basilique Notre-Dame de la Garde
Parc National des Calanques ©
Parc National des Calanques

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night
Toulouse

Toulouse ©
On the Garonne River, Toulouse is on the site of an ancient Roman settlement, and even today, many of the smaller streets follow their Roman counterparts, while many of the red brick buildings are built in a pseudo-Roman style.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Mon): engage your brain at Cite de l'espace, then test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Basilique Saint-Sernin. On the 19th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in nature's colorful creations at Jardin Japonais, take in the spiritual surroundings of Church of Les Jacobins, and then don't miss a visit to Le Capitole.

To see maps, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Toulouse attractions planner.

Traveling by flight from Marseille to Toulouse takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In May, daytime highs in Toulouse are 24°C, while nighttime lows are 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Tue) early enough to take a train to Bordeaux.

Things to do in Toulouse

Museums Childrens Museums Parks
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Cite de l'espace ©
Cite de l'espace
Basilique Saint-Sernin ©
Basilique Saint-Sernin
Church of Les Jacobins
Church of Les Jacobins

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nights
Bordeaux

With a long history of producing regional wines since the Romans brought grapevines here during the first century, so many people consider Bordeaux to be the wine capital of the world.
Keep things going the next day: don't miss a visit to The Water Mirror, don't miss a visit to Fountain of Three Graces, then get to know the fascinating history of Place de la Bourse, and finally indulge your taste buds at Food & Drink.

Plan a trip to Bordeaux easily and quickly by telling Inspirock to suggest an itinerary.

Getting from Toulouse to Bordeaux by train takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. May in Bordeaux sees daily highs of 24°C and lows of 13°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Bordeaux

Tours Historic Sites Fun & Games
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Wine Tours & Tastings
Place de la Bourse ©
Place de la Bourse
St. Andre Cathedral ©
St. Andre Cathedral

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