6 days in Nantes & Cogolin Itinerary

6 days in Nantes & Cogolin Itinerary

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Nantes
— 3 nights
Fly to Nice-Côte d'Azur Airport, Drive to Cogolin
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Cogolin
— 2 nights
Drive to Nice-Côte d'Azur Airport, Fly to Paris-Orly Airport

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Nantes

— 3 nights

Venice of the West

Regarded as an art and history city, Nantes is called the Venice of the West.
Get out of town with these interesting Nantes side-trips: Pont de Langeais (in Langeais), La Rochelle (Vieux Port & Aquarium La Rochelle) and Chateau de Villandry (in Villandry). There's lots more to do: explore the historical opulence of Chateau des Ducs de Bretagne, take in nature's colorful creations at Jardin des Plantes, pause for some serene contemplation at Eglise Notre-Dame-de-Bon-Port, and wander the streets of Place Graslin.

For other places to visit, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, read Nantes holiday maker site.

Paris to Nantes is an approximately 3-hour train ride. You can also fly; or drive. September in Nantes sees daily highs of 26°C and lows of 13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Wed) to allow time to travel to Cogolin.

Things to do in Nantes

Parks · Historic Sites · Museums · Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Find places to stay Sep 20 — 23:

Cogolin

— 2 nights
Cogolin is a commune in the Var department in the Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur region in southeastern France. Start off your visit on the 24th (Thu): make a trip to Les Pipes de Cogolin - Courrieu, learn about winemaking at Chateau Des Garcinieres, learn about winemaking at Chateau Saint-Maur Cru Classe, then learn about winemaking at Domaine de la Giscle, then hike along Sentier Botanique, and finally browse the eclectic array of goods at Street Market of Cogolin. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: kick back and relax at Plage des Marines, go for a stroll along the water at Marines de Cogolin, go for a stroll along the water at Port Cogolin, then stroll through Parcours Decouverte : Les Activites Traditionnelles de la Vallee de la Mole, and finally stroll through Sentier des Cretes.

To find other places to visit, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Cogolin driving holiday planning app.

Explore your travel options from Nantes to Cogolin with the Route module. Traveling from Nantes in September, you will find days in Cogolin are a bit warmer (32°C), and nights are about the same (16°C). Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Cogolin

Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Wineries
Find places to stay Sep 23 — 25: