30 days in South of France Itinerary

30 days in South of France Itinerary

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Calvi, Corsica
— 3 nights
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Bonifacio, Corsica
— 2 nights
3
Nice
— 3 nights
4
Vallon-Pont-d'Arc
— 3 nights
5
Montpellier
— 3 nights
6
Argeles-sur-Mer
— 3 nights
7
Sarlat-la-Caneda
— 3 nights
8
La Rochelle
— 3 nights
9
Bordeaux
— 5 nights

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Calvi, Corsica

Calvi is a commune in the Haute-Corse department of France on the island of Corsica.It is the seat of the Canton of Calvi, which contains Calvi and one other commune, Lumio. You'll get in some beach time at Aregno Beach and Plage de Bodri. Kids will enjoy Scuba & Snorkeling and Nature Reserve of Scandola. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Calvi: Galeria (Vallée du Fango & Galeria Marina) and Marche Couvert (in Ile Rousse). There's still lots to do: don't miss a visit to Les Calanche Cliffs, explore the fascinating landscape at Desert des Agriates, delve into the distant past at Village abandonné d'Occi, and see Off-Road Tours.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, read Calvi road trip planning website.

Atlanta, USA to Calvi is an approximately 16.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time to Central European Standard Time is 6 hours. In June, Calvi is little chillier than Atlanta - with highs of 80°F and lows of 63°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Bonifacio.

Things to do in Calvi

Outdoors · Parks · Wildlife

Side Trips

Corsica, Galeria, Aregno Beach, Plage de Bodri, Marche Couvert
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Nature Reserve of Scandola ©
Nature Reserve of Scandola
Village abandonné d'Occi ©
Village abandonné d'Occi

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Bonifacio, Corsica

At the southernmost tip of the island of Corsica, Bonifacio is a city with chalk-white limestone outcrops sculpted into unusual shapes by the ocean.
On the 6th (Tue), zoom along the surf with a waterskiing or jet-skiing adventure, tour the pleasant surroundings at Plage du Petit Sperone, pause for some serene contemplation at Eglise Sainte Croix, stroll the grounds of Cimetiere Marin de Bonifacio, then don't miss a visit to Escalier du Roi d'Aragon (King Aragon Steps), and finally Head underground at Grottes de Bonifacio. On the 7th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: look for gifts at KOCOTTE, then kick back and relax at Plage De Roccapina, then tour the pleasant surroundings at La Tonnara Beach, and finally see Off-Road Tours.

For reviews, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Bonifacio day trip app.

Getting from Calvi to Bonifacio by car takes about 4 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Calvi in June, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Bonifacio, with lows of 58°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Nice.

Things to do in Bonifacio

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches

Side Trip

Plage De Roccapina
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Waterskiing & Jetskiing
Plage du Petit Sperone ©
Plage du Petit Sperone
La Tonnara Beach ©
La Tonnara Beach

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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.
Museum-lovers will appreciate Villa & Jardins Ephrussi de Rothschild and Musee Fragonard. Step off the beaten path and head to La cité médiévale and Le Suquet. Get out of town with these interesting Nice side-trips: Cannes (Île Sainte-Marguerite & Lérins Islands) and Le Sentier du Littoral, Cap d'Antibes (in Antibes). It doesn't end there: steep yourself in history at Villa Kerylos and take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedrale Sainte-Reparate.

To find more things to do, maps, reviews, and tourist information, use the Nice trip itinerary tool.

You can fly from Bonifacio to Nice in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. Traveling from Bonifacio in June, expect nights in Nice to be a bit warmer, around 66°F, while days are little chillier, around 76°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Vallon-Pont-d'Arc.

Things to do in Nice

Historic Sites · Nature · Parks

Side Trips

Cannes, Musee Fragonard, La cité médiévale, Villa Kerylos, Le Sentier du Littoral, Cap d'Antibes
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Villa Kerylos ©
Villa Kerylos
Villa & Jardins Ephrussi de Rothschild ©
Villa & Jardins Ephrussi de Rothschild
Le Suquet ©
Le Suquet

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Vallon-Pont-d'Arc

Vallon-Pont-d'Arc ©
Vallon-Pont-d'Arc is a commune in the Ardèche department in southern France.Vallon-Pont-d'Arc is a capital of prehistoric and cultural tourism. Step out of the city life by going to Gorges de l'Ardeche and Grand Site de l'Aven d'Orgnac. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Kayaking & Canoeing and Grotte de la Salamandre. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Vallon-Pont-d'Arc: Cascades du Sautadet (in La Roque-sur-Ceze) and Chateau de Grignan (in Grignan). Next up on the itinerary: explore the striking landscape at Le Pont d'Arc and see the interesting displays at Domaine Lavandais - Musee de la Lavande.

To find where to stay, ratings, maps, and tourist information, use the Vallon-Pont-d'Arc trip planner.

Traveling by car from Nice to Vallon-Pont-d'Arc takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. While traveling from Nice, expect a bit warmer days and slightly colder nights in Vallon-Pont-d'Arc, ranging from highs of 83°F to lows of 61°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Montpellier.

Things to do in Vallon-Pont-d'Arc

Nature · Parks · Wildlife

Side Trips

Grand Site de l'Aven d'Orgnac, Domaine Lavandais - Musee de la Lavande, Cascades du Sautadet, Grotte de la Salamandre, Chateau de Grignan
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Le Pont d'Arc ©
Le Pont d'Arc
Grand Site de l'Aven d'Orgnac ©
Grand Site de l'Aven d'Orgnac
Chateau de Grignan ©
Chateau de Grignan

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Montpellier

Montpellier ©
"Montpellier is a modern, compact, and fast-growing city about 10 km (6 mi) inland from the Mediterranean coast with an active, youthful vibe.
Take a break from the city and head to Espiguette Beach and Horseback Riding Tours. Get some cultural insight at Roman Theatre of Orange and Eglise St-Trophime. Get out of town with these interesting Montpellier side-trips: Forteresse de Mornas (in Mornas), Musee Departemental Arles Antique (in Arles) and Notre Dame de la Mer - Église fortifiée (in Saintes-Maries-de-la-Mer). There's much more to do: admire the masterpieces at Musee Fabre, take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedrale St-Pierre, contemplate the long history of Porte du Peyrou, and don't miss a visit to Salin d'Aigues-Mortes.

To find maps, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Montpellier journey planner.

Getting from Vallon-Pont-d'Arc to Montpellier by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of taxi and train; or do a combination of bus and train. Expect a daytime high around 81°F in June, and nighttime lows around 63°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Fri) so you can drive to Argeles-sur-Mer.

Things to do in Montpellier

Historic Sites · Museums · Outdoors

Side Trips

Arles, Saintes-Maries-de-la-Mer, Roman Theatre of Orange, Forteresse de Mornas, Espiguette Beach
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Roman Theatre of Orange ©
Roman Theatre of Orange
Forteresse de Mornas ©
Forteresse de Mornas
Musee Departemental Arles Antique ©
Musee Departemental Arles Antique

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Argeles-sur-Mer

Argeles-sur-Mer ©
Argelès-sur-Mer is a commune in the Pyrénées-Orientales department in southern France.It is about 25 km from Perpignan.GeographyArgelès-sur-Mer is located in the canton of La Côte Vermeille and in the arrondissement of Céret.Argelès-sur-Mer is on the Côte Vermeille at the foot of the Albères mountain range, close to the Spanish border. Get in touch with nature at Sentier du Littoral and Scuba & Snorkeling. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Abbaye de Fontfroide and Chateau Royale de Collioure. Venture out of the city with trips to Château de Salses (in Salses-Le-Chateau), Chateau de Queribus (in Cucugnan) and Chateau de Peyrepertuse (in Duilhac-sous-Peyrepertuse). There's still lots to do: stroll around Promenade du Front de Mer, tour the old-fashioned way with Le Petit Train Touristique de la Cote Vermeille, steep yourself in history at Fort Saint-Elme, and pause for some serene contemplation at Cathedrale St-Jean.

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Traveling by car from Montpellier to Argeles-sur-Mer takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In June, plan for daily highs up to 80°F, and evening lows to 64°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Mon) early enough to drive to Sarlat-la-Caneda.

Things to do in Argeles-sur-Mer

Historic Sites · Wildlife · Tours

Side Trips

Collioure, Château de Salses, Cathedrale St-Jean, Chateau de Queribus, Chateau de Peyrepertuse
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Chateau de Queribus ©
Chateau de Queribus
Château de Salses ©
Château de Salses
Abbaye de Fontfroide
Abbaye de Fontfroide

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Sarlat-la-Caneda

Sarlat-la-Caneda ©
Sarlat-la-Caneda is the capital of the former Périgord Noir, now referred to as the Aquitaine region that is home to a historical area consisting of impeccably preserved 14th-century buildings and sites.
Explore hidden gems such as Chateau de Beynac and La Foret des Singes. Get some cultural insight at Chateau des Milandes and Grotte du Pech-Merle. Change things up with these side-trips from Sarlat-la-Caneda: Grotte de Rouffignac (in Rouffignac-Saint-Cernin-de-Reilhac) and Bourg Medieval de Saint-Cirq Lapopie (in Saint-Cirq-Lapopie). There's much more to do: contemplate the long history of Roc de Cazelle, step into the grandiose world of The Maison Forte de Reignac, explore the fascinating underground world of Les Abris prehistoriques de Laugerie Basse, and make a trip to Chateau de Commarque.

For photos, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Sarlat-la-Caneda trip planner.

You can drive from Argeles-sur-Mer to Sarlat-la-Caneda in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or take a train. Traveling from Argeles-sur-Mer in June, Sarlat-la-Caneda is a bit cooler at night with lows of 55°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Thu) so you can go by car to La Rochelle.

Things to do in Sarlat-la-Caneda

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature

Side Trips

Les Eyzies-de-Tayac-Sireuil, The Maison Forte de Reignac, Grotte du Pech-Merle, Grotte de Rouffignac, Chateau de Beynac
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Grotte de Rouffignac ©
Grotte de Rouffignac
Grotte du Pech-Merle ©
Grotte du Pech-Merle
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Chateau de Beynac

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La Rochelle

La Rochelle ©
Driving on the narrow streets can be difficult in La Rochelle so walking or biking will give you the best view of the pale stone buildings that give the Vieux Port, or old port, a distinctly Mediterranean quality.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Le phare de chassiron and Plage de Chatelaillon. Musee Maritime de La Rochelle and Le Bunker de La Rochelle will appeal to museum buffs. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around La Rochelle: Musee des Commerces d'Autrefois (in Rochefort), Fort Louvois (in Bourcefranc le Chapus) and La Marcelle (in Boyardville). The adventure continues: see the interesting displays at Abbaye des Chateliers, don't miss a visit to Towers of La Rochelle, and get great views at Clocher Observatoire.

To find maps, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, use the La Rochelle online itinerary planner.

You can drive from Sarlat-la-Caneda to La Rochelle in 4 hours. Other options are to take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. When traveling from Sarlat-la-Caneda in June, plan for slightly colder days and about the same nights in La Rochelle: temperatures range from 71°F by day to 57°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sun) so you can drive to Bordeaux.

Things to do in La Rochelle

Museums · Historic Sites · Outdoors

Side Trips

Saint Martin de Re, La Marcelle, Abbaye des Chateliers, Musee des Commerces d'Autrefois, Plage de Chatelaillon
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Fort Louvois ©
Fort Louvois
Le phare de chassiron ©
Le phare de chassiron
Plage de Chatelaillon ©
Plage de Chatelaillon

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Bordeaux

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.
Step off the beaten path and head to Port of the Moon and Eglise Sainte-Eulalie. Family-friendly places like Stade Nautique de Pessac and Baptistere St-Jean will thrill your kids. Next up on the itinerary: get some thrills out on the water with Bordeaux Jet, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Eglise Sainte-Croix, explore the world behind art at Museum of decorative Arts and Design, and test your problem-solving skills at The Hostel Escape game.

For traveler tips, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Bordeaux itinerary planning app.

Drive from La Rochelle to Bordeaux in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. When traveling from La Rochelle in June, plan for a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Bordeaux: temperatures range from 77°F by day to 58°F at night. On the 30th (Fri), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Bordeaux

Historic Sites · Parks · Outdoors
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Port of the Moon ©
Port of the Moon
Eglise Sainte-Croix ©
Eglise Sainte-Croix

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