20 days in France Itinerary

20 days in France Itinerary

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Start: Bengaluru
Fly:  14 h 30 min
1
Paris
— 3 nights
Fly:  4 h 15 min
2
Hyeres
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
3
Cannes
— 2 nights
Drive:  45 min
4
Nice
— 3 nights
Drive:  45 min
5
Menton
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
6
Frejus
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
7
Marseille
— 3 nights
Fly:  17 h 15 min
End: Bengaluru

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.
Museum-lovers will get to explore Louvre Museum and Centre National d'Art et de Culture George Pompidou. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Eiffel Tower and Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre. There's much more to do: admire the landmark architecture of Arc de Triomphe, wander the streets of Île de la Cité, shop like a local with Champs-Elysees, and stroll the grounds of The Paris Catacombs.

To find ratings, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Paris trip maker app.

Bengaluru, India to Paris is an approximately 15-hour flight. You can also drive. The time zone difference moving from India Standard Time (IST) to Central European Standard Time (CET) is minus 4.5 hours. Plan for colder temperatures traveling from Bengaluru in May, with highs in Paris at 20°C and lows at 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sun) so you can travel to Hyeres.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods
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Musee d'Orsay ©
Musee d'Orsay
Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower

2
nights
Hyeres

Hyeres ©
Hyères, Provençal Occitan: Ieras in classical norm, or Iero in Mistralian norm) is a commune in the Var department in the Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur region in southeastern France.The old town lies 4km from the sea clustered around the Castle of Saint Bernard, which is set on a hill. Kick off your visit on the 27th (Mon): stroll through Plage de l'Estagnol, examine the collection at Confiserie Azureenne, thensteep yourself in history at Chartreuse de la Verne, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Vieille Ville. On the next day, get to know the fascinating history of Rade de Toulon, thenbrowse the different shops at L'Avenue 83, and then see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Hyeres journey planner.

You can fly from Paris to Hyeres in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Traveling from Paris in May, you will find days in Hyeres are somewhat warmer (25°C), and nights are about the same (13°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Tue) so you can drive to Cannes.

Things to do in Hyeres

Outdoors Wildlife Tours

Side Trips

Collobrieres, Rade de Toulon, Plage de l'Estagnol, Scuba & Snorkeling, L'Avenue 83
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Plage de l'Estagnol ©
Plage de l'Estagnol
Chartreuse de la Verne ©
Chartreuse de la Verne
Scuba & Snorkeling

2
nights
Cannes

Cannes ©
Although its luxury shops, nightlife, casinos, and high-end restaurants give Cannes a feeling of exclusivity, this classic French Riviera city has alternatives to suit every budget.
On the 29th (Wed), shop like a local with Rue d'Antibes, take a stroll through La Croisette, and then contemplate the long history of Chateau de la Napoule / Musee Henry-Clews. On your second day here, appreciate the extensive heritage of Le Sentier du Littoral, Cap d'Antibes and then head off the coast to Lérins Islands.

To find reviews, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Cannes trip app.

Drive from Hyeres to Cannes in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In May, daily temperatures in Cannes can reach 26°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Thu) early enough to drive to Nice.

Things to do in Cannes

Historic Sites Parks Shopping

Side Trips

Le Sentier du Littoral, Cap d'Antibes, Chateau de la Napoule / Musee Henry-Clews
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Rue d'Antibes ©
Rue d'Antibes
Chateau de la Napoule / Musee Henry-Clews ©
La Croisette ©
La Croisette

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.
Kick off your visit on the 31st (Fri): wander the streets of Vieille Ville, enjoy the sand and surf at Castel Plage, and then wander the streets of Avenue Jean Medecin. On the 1st (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: observe the fascinating underwater world at Marineland and then look for gifts at La Petite Cave de Saint Paul.

For maps, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Nice travel route planner.

You can drive from Cannes to Nice in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In May, daytime highs in Nice are 24°C, while nighttime lows are 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 2nd (Sun) to allow time for the car ride to Menton.

Things to do in Nice

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Marineland, La Petite Cave de Saint Paul
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Vieille Ville ©
Vieille Ville
Marineland ©
Marineland
Musée Marc Chagall ©
Musée Marc Chagall

2
nights
Menton

Menton ©
Known for its own microclimate that is generally milder than the rest of the French Riviera, Menton is located very close to the border with Italy, whose influence is visible in the architecture and customs of the city.
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Sun): explore the world behind art at Jean Cocteau Museum Collection Severin Wunderman and then admire the masterpieces at Musee du Bastion. On the next day, steep yourself in history at Basilica St. Michel, stop by Au Pays du Citron, thenkick back and relax at Palmes Beach, thenappreciate the extensive heritage of Promenade Le Corbusier, and finally step into the grandiose world of Chateau de Roquebrune-Cap-Martin.

To find photos, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Menton trip builder site.

Getting from Nice to Menton by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. In June, daytime highs in Menton are 28°C, while nighttime lows are 21°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Tue) so you can drive to Frejus.

Things to do in Menton

Beaches Parks Outdoors

Side Trip

Roquebrune-Cap-Martin
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Palmes Beach ©
Palmes Beach
Promenade Le Corbusier ©
Promenade Le Corbusier
Cemetery of the Old Chateau ©
Cemetery of the Old Chateau

3
nights
Frejus

Frejus ©
Fréjus is a commune in the Var department in the Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur region in southeastern France.It neighbours Saint-Raphaël, effectively forming one town. Start off your visit on the 5th (Wed): enjoy the sand and surf at Frejus Beach, thentee off at Golf de Roquebrune Resort, and then stop by Chocolats et Gourmandises. Keep things going the next day: learn about all things military at Memorial des Guerres en Indochine, thenlearn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Parc Zoologique de Frejus, thentake in the exciting artwork at The Orange Tree Galerie, and finally view the masterpieces at Atelier de Jiel.

To see photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Frejus vacation site.

You can drive from Menton to Frejus in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In June, plan for daily highs up to 29°C, and evening lows to 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 7th (Fri) to allow time for the car ride to Marseille.

Things to do in Frejus

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Seillans, Roquebrune-sur-Argens, Chateau Clarettes, Abbaye du Thoronet
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Frejus Beach ©
Frejus Beach
Atelier de Jiel ©
Atelier de Jiel
Abbaye du Thoronet ©
Abbaye du Thoronet

3
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 7th (Fri): view the masterpieces at Galerie Alexis Pentcheff, take in the spiritual surroundings of Basilique Notre-Dame de la Garde, and then kick back and relax at Calanque de Samena. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the dramatic natural features at Calanques, thenstop by La Baleine a Cabosse, and then wander the streets of The Panier.

For ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Marseille road trip planner.

You can drive from Frejus to Marseille in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Frejus in June, you will find days in Marseille are somewhat warmer (33°C), and nights are about the same (20°C). You'll set off for home on the 10th (Mon).

Things to do in Marseille

Parks Nature Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Aix-en-Provence, La Ferme du Vallon Velaux, Calanques
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Calanques ©
Calanques
Paul Cezanne’s Studio ©
Paul Cezanne’s Studio

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