23 days in France Itinerary

23 days in France Itinerary

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Paris
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Lyon
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Grenoble
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Annecy
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Chamonix
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Bourg-en-Bresse
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Dijon
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Paris
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Paris

City of Light

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.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Rue Cremieux as well as Moulin Rouge. On the 2nd (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: steep yourself in history at Eiffel Tower, steep yourself in history at Arc de Triomphe, catch an entertaining show at Moulin Rouge, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre, and finally take a stroll through Montmartre.

For other places to visit, reviews, photos, and tourist information, read Paris trip itinerary planning site.

Canberra, Australia to Paris is an approximately 27-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Canberra to Paris is minus 9 hours. Expect much warmer temperatures when traveling from Canberra in July; daily highs in Paris reach 30°C and lows reach 18°C. You will have some time to spend on the 3rd (Wed) before leaving for Lyon.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Nightlife · Scenic Drive
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Lyon

Culinary Capital of France

Lyon is a historical city with a vibrant cultural scene as the birthplace of cinema, the silk capital of the globe, and the second biggest Renaissance city following Venice.
You've added La Renaissance Du Vieux Lyon, Le Mur Des Canuts, LyonExplorer Free Walking Tour & Private Guide, and other attractions to your itinerary. On the 3rd (Wed), get the lay of the land with LyonExplorer Free Walking Tour & Private Guide and then don't miss a visit to Le Mur Des Canuts. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: make a trip to Traboules du Vieux Lyon, don't miss a visit to La Renaissance Du Vieux Lyon, learn something new at Soierie Vivante - Atelier Municipal de Passementerie, appreciate the extensive heritage of Fourviere Hill, then delve into the distant past at Théâtre gallo-romain, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Basilique Notre Dame de Fourviere.

To find more things to do, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Lyon day trip planning tool.

You can take a train from Paris to Lyon in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. In July, plan for daily highs up to 34°C, and evening lows to 20°C. On the 5th (Fri), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Grenoble.

Things to do in Lyon

Historic Sites · Tours · Classes
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Basilique Notre Dame de Fourviere ©
World heritage site
Basilique Notre Dame de Fourviere
4.7
Fourviere Hill ©
Historic Walking Area
Fourviere Hill
4.8

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Grenoble

Capital of the Alps

At the foot of the French Alps where the river Drac joins the Isère (the lion and the serpent), Grenoble offers you tons of winter and summer activities to keep the entire family busy, like hiking, climbing, skiing, and snowboarding, as well as swimming in clean mountain lakes.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Archaeological Museum as well as Fort de la Bastille. Start off your visit on the 5th (Fri): get engrossed in the history at Musee de la Resistance et de la Deportation de l'Isere. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 6th (Sat): don't miss a visit to Fort de la Bastille, get engrossed in the history at Archaeological Museum, and then skim along the rocks with a canyoning and rapelling tour.

To see ratings, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Grenoble trip planning app.

Getting from Lyon to Grenoble by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Lyon in July, expect Grenoble to be little chillier, temps between 30°C and 16°C. You will have some time to spend on the 7th (Sun) before leaving for Annecy.

Things to do in Grenoble

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Canyoning / Rapelling Tour
Canyoning & Rappelling Tours
5.0
Archaeological Museum ©
History Museum
Archaeological Museum
4.7

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Annecy

Venice of the Alps

The canals is in Annecy helped earn the medieval town the nickname the Venice of the Alps.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Lake Annecy and La Vieille Ville. Step out of Annecy with an excursion to Office of Tourism Yvoire in Yvoire--about 1h 5 min away. And it doesn't end there: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Semnoz, explore the striking landscape at Les Gorges du Fier, admire the natural beauty at Jardins de l'Europe, and snap pictures at Pont des Amours.

To find more things to do, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, read Annecy trip itinerary planning tool.

Take a train from Grenoble to Annecy in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 31°C in July, and nighttime lows around 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 11th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Chamonix.

Things to do in Annecy

Parks · Nature

Side Trips

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Lake Annecy ©
Water Body
Lake Annecy
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La Vieille Ville ©
Landmark
La Vieille Ville
4.8

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Chamonix

Alpine Capital of the World

"Situated near the massive peaks of the Aiguilles Rouges and, most notably, the Aiguille du Midi, Chamonix is one of the oldest ski resorts in France and known as the Alpine Capital of the World.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Grotte de Glace as well as Montenvers - Mer de Glace Train. You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Aiguille du Midi and Aiguille des Grands Montets. There's lots more to do: make a trip to Glacier des Bossons, hit the slopes at Domaine des Planards, contemplate the waterfront views at Lac Blanc, and take in panoramic vistas at Step Into the Void.

To find ratings, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Chamonix online vacation maker.

Getting from Annecy to Chamonix by train takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus; or take a train. You will have some time to spend on the 15th (Mon) before leaving for Bourg-en-Bresse.

Things to do in Chamonix

Parks · Nature · Winter Sports · Outdoors
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Aiguille du Midi ©
Mountain
Aiguille du Midi
4.7
Brevent Cable Car ©
Mountain
Brevent Cable Car
4.7

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Bourg-en-Bresse

Bourg-en-Bresse is a commune in eastern France, capital of the Ain department, and the capital of the ancient province of Bresse (Arpitan: Brêsse). Apothicairerie has been added to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 15th (Mon): admire the striking features of Demeure Hugon, pause for some photo ops at Porte des Jacobins, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Eglise Notre-Dame de Bourg-en-Bresse.

To find photos, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Bourg-en-Bresse online trip itinerary maker.

Getting from Chamonix to Bourg-en-Bresse by train takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus; or take a train. In July, daily temperatures in Bourg-en-Bresse can reach 31°C, while at night they dip to 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 16th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Dijon.

Things to do in Bourg-en-Bresse

Historic Sites · Museums
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Monastere Royal de Brou
Architectural Building
Monastere Royal de Brou
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Apothicairerie ©
Specialty Museum
Apothicairerie
4.5

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Dijon

Gateway to Burgundy

Perhaps best known for its locally produced mustard, Dijon also makes a wonderfully flavorful crème de cassis, or blackcurrant liqueur, and boasts excellent examples of regional architecture with polychrome roofs made of tiles in terracotta, green, yellow, and black placed in geometric patterns.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Musee de la Vie Bourguignonne as well as Office de Tourisme de Dijon Metropole. On the 17th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get all the information you need at Office de Tourisme de Dijon Metropole, don't miss a visit to Place de la Liberation, then walk along Owl's Trail, and finally take an in-depth tour of Musee de la Vie Bourguignonne.

For ratings, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Dijon trip itinerary maker app.

You can take a train from Bourg-en-Bresse to Dijon in 2 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. In July, daily temperatures in Dijon can reach 30°C, while at night they dip to 17°C. You will have some time to spend on the 18th (Thu) before leaving for Paris.

Things to do in Dijon

Trails · Museums · Historic Sites
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Owl's Trail ©
Trail
Owl's Trail
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Paris

City of Light

You've added Le Marais, Fontaine Stravinsky, Canal Saint-Martin, and other attractions to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 18th (Thu): explore the different monuments and memorials at The Paris Catacombs. On your second day here, wander the streets of Canal Saint-Martin, explore the world behind art at Centre National d'Art et de Culture George Pompidou, ponder the design of Fontaine Stravinsky, then get a taste of the local shopping with Le Marais, and finally explore the world behind art at Atelier des Lumieres.

For photos, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Paris travel route planning website.

Getting from Dijon to Paris by train takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Paris

Nature · Parks · Neighborhoods · Museums
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Seine River ©
World heritage site
Seine River
4.5

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