29 days in France Itinerary

29 days in France Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: London
Train:  2 h 30 min
1
Paris
— 4 nights
Train:  2 h 45 min
2
Avignon
— 3 nights
Train:  45 min
3
Marseille
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h
4
Saint-Raphael
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
5
Nice
— 5 nights
+3
Fly + Bus + Subway + Bus:  6 h 15 min
6
Mont-Saint-Michel
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
7
Bayeux
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
8
Rouen
— 4 nights
+2
Drive + Train + Drive:  3 h 45 min
End: London

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.
Paris is known for museums, historic sites, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre, take a stroll through Île de la Cité, admire the natural beauty at Luxembourg Gardens, and explore and take pictures at Eiffel Tower.

To find ratings, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, read our Paris trip itinerary maker website.

London, UK to Paris is an approximately 2.5- hour train ride. You can also fly; or do a combination of car and train. The time zone difference when traveling from London to Paris is 1 hour. In March, daytime highs in Paris are 13°C, while nighttime lows are 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Sat) to allow time to take a train to Avignon.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Museums Shopping
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Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre ©
Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower

3
nights
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.
Change things up with these side-trips from Avignon: Vignobles Alain Jaume (in Orange), Jardin d'Alcinoos (in Saint-Remy-de-Provence) and Les Baux de Provence (Cathedrale Des Images & Carrieres des Lumieres). The adventure continues: indulge your taste buds at Food & Drink, get engrossed in the history at Musee Calvet, do a tasting at Domaine Albin Jacumin, and step into the grandiose world of Palais des Papes.

For photos and other tourist information, read Avignon trip maker tool.

You can take a train from Paris to Avignon in 3 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Traveling from Paris in March, you will find days in Avignon are somewhat warmer (18°C), and nights are about the same (5°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Tue) early enough to take a train to Marseille.

Things to do in Avignon

Tours Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Les Baux de Provence, Vignobles Alain Jaume, Jardin d'Alcinoos, Domaine Albin Jacumin
Find places to stay Mar 14 — 17:
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Wine Tours & Tastings
Palais des Papes ©
Palais des Papes
Carrieres des Lumieres ©
Carrieres des Lumieres

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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Marseille: Aix-en-Provence (Paul Cezanne’s Studio, Paroisse Cathédrale Saint Sauveur Aix-en-Provence, &more), Domaine du Jasson (in La Londe Les Maures) and Bormes-Les-Mimosas (Randonnee Bormes-les-Mimosas, Eglise Saint-Trophyme, &more). There's lots more to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of Basilique Notre-Dame de la Garde, make a trip to Randonnees theatrales Marcel Pagnol Cie Dans la cour des Grands, take in the waterfront at Le Vieux Port, and have some family-friendly fun at Laser game Evolution.

For where to stay, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Marseille road trip planning website.

Take a train from Avignon to Marseille in an hour. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 19°C in March, and nighttime lows around 7°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Saint-Raphael.

Things to do in Marseille

Historic Sites Trails Outdoors

Side Trips

Aix-en-Provence, Bormes-Les-Mimosas, Laser game Evolution, Domaine du Jasson
Find places to stay Mar 17 — 20:
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3
nights
Saint-Raphael

Saint-Raphael ©
Saint-Raphael vacations have so much more to offer than an indulgent splurge on a beach.
Explore Saint-Raphael's surroundings by going to Sainte-Maxime (Galerie Regard, Kelys, &more), La Maison des Papillons (in Saint-Tropez) and Golf de Roquebrune Resort (in Roquebrune-sur-Argens). Next up on the itinerary: don't miss a visit to Massif de l'Esterel, take in nature's colorful creations at Kuentz le Monde des Cactus, tee off at Golf de Cap Esterel, and pause for some photo ops at Notre Dame d‘Afrique.

To see photos, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, read Saint-Raphael tour itinerary website.

You can drive from Marseille to Saint-Raphael in 2 hours. Other options are to take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. In March, plan for daily highs up to 19°C, and evening lows to 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Mon) so you can drive to Nice.

Things to do in Saint-Raphael

Outdoors Golf Parks

Side Trips

Sainte-Maxime, La Maison des Papillons, Notre Dame d‘Afrique, Kuentz le Monde des Cactus, Golf de Roquebrune Resort
Find places to stay Mar 20 — 23:
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Golf de Cap Esterel ©
Golf de Cap Esterel
Massif de l'Esterel ©
Massif de l'Esterel
Golf de Roquebrune Resort ©
Golf de Roquebrune Resort

5
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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Nice: Cannes (Marche Forville & La Croisette), Galerie Lifetime Gallery (in Mougins) and Antibes (Garoupe Lighthouse (Phare de la Garoupe) & Villa Eilenroc). Next up on the itinerary: get to know the fascinating history of Vieille Ville, examine the collection at Musee de la Carte Postale, admire the masterpieces at Musée des Beaux-Arts de Nice, and browse the eclectic array of goods at Marché provençal.

To see reviews, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Nice trip app.

You can drive from Saint-Raphael to Nice in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. In March in Nice, expect temperatures between 17°C during the day and 9°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Sat) early enough to travel to Mont-Saint-Michel.

Things to do in Nice

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trips

Antibes, Cannes, Le Musee du Parfum, Eglise, Galerie Lifetime Gallery
Find places to stay Mar 23 — 28:
Highlights from your plan
SENSAS Nice ©
SENSAS Nice
Vieille Ville ©
Vieille Ville
Musee d'Art Moderne Et d'Art Contemporain ©
Musee d'Art Moderne Et d'Art Contemporain

3
nights
Mont-Saint-Michel

Le Mont-Saint-Michel is an island commune in Normandy, France. Explore Mont-Saint-Michel's surroundings by going to Parc Regional Basse Normandie (in Domfront), Boat Tours & Water Sports (in Granville) and Le Jardin du Cassel (in Isigny-le-Buat). There's lots more to do: admire the landmark architecture of Mont Saint-Michel, get the lay of the land with Sport Evasion Mont Saint Michel - Day Tours, play a few rounds at Golf de Vire la Dathee, and explore the different monuments and memorials at Cimetiere Militaire Americain de Saint-James.

You can plan Mont-Saint-Michel trip in no time by asking Inspirock to help create your itinerary.

Traveling by combination of flight and bus from Nice to Mont-Saint-Michel takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, flight, and bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In March, Mont-Saint-Michel is little chillier than Nice - with highs of 13°C and lows of 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Bayeux.

Things to do in Mont-Saint-Michel

Outdoors Tours Historic Sites

Side Trips

Sport Evasion Mont Saint Michel - Day Tours, Parc Regional Basse Normandie, Boat Tours & Water Sports, Golf de Vire la Dathee, Le Jardin du Cassel
Find places to stay Mar 28 — 31:
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Boat Tours & Water Sports
Mont Saint-Michel ©
Mont Saint-Michel
Cimetiere Militaire Americain de Saint-James ©

3
nights
Bayeux

Bayeux ©
Most travelers take a trip to Bayeux to see the famed tapestry depicting the legendary Norman Conquest from the 11th century.
Get out of town with these interesting Bayeux side-trips: Calvados Boulard (in Coquainvilliers), Pegasus Memorial (in Ranville) and Ferme de l'Oraille (in Douville-en-Auge). Next up on the itinerary: stroll the grounds of Normandy American Cemetery, witness the site of a historic battle at Memorial 1st US Infantry Division Omaha Beach, do a tasting at Le Lieu Cheri, and examine the collection at Musee et sites archeologiques de Vieux-la-Romaine.

Take the guesswork out of planning a Bayeux vacation by using our trip itinerary maker.

You can drive from Mont-Saint-Michel to Bayeux in 2 hours. In March in Bayeux, expect temperatures between 13°C during the day and 3°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Fri) to allow time to drive to Rouen.

Things to do in Bayeux

Historic Sites Museums Wineries

Side Trips

Colleville-sur-Mer, Bretteville-sur-Laize Canadian War Cemetery, Calvados Boulard, Pegasus Memorial, Chateau Guillaume-le-Conquerant
Find places to stay Mar 31 — Apr 3:
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Normandy American Cemetery ©
Normandy American Cemetery
Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux ©
Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux
 Bayeux War Cemetery
Bayeux War Cemetery

4
nights
Rouen

Rouen ©
Rouen is situated on the River Seine, about 90 minutes from Paris.
Venture out of the city with trips to Avion Normandie - L'Eure de l'Ulm (in Saint-Aquilin-de-Pacy), Fondation Claude Monet (in Giverny) and La Maison de la Figurine (in Vernon). There's still lots to do: admire the landmark architecture of Cathedrale Notre-Dame de Rouen, make a trip to Les Racines du Ciel, admire the masterpieces at Musee des Beaux-Arts de Rouen, and appreciate the history behind Monument Jeanne d'Arc.

For ratings, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Rouen online trip planner.

You can drive from Bayeux to Rouen in 2 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. In April, daily temperatures in Rouen can reach 17°C, while at night they dip to 5°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Rouen

Parks Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Etretat, Monument Jeanne d'Arc, Avion Normandie - L'Eure de l'Ulm, Fondation Claude Monet, Mediatheque Le Pressoir
Find places to stay Apr 3 — 7:
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Falaises d'Etretat ©
Falaises d'Etretat
Cathedrale Notre-Dame de Rouen ©
Cathedrale Notre-Dame de Rouen
Fondation Claude Monet ©
Fondation Claude Monet

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