7 days in France & Monaco-Ville Itinerary

7 days in France & Monaco-Ville Itinerary

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Start: Geneva, Switzerland
Drive:  4 h
1
Marseille, France
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h
2
Cannes, France
— 1 night
Drive:  30 min
3
Nice, France
— 3 nights
Drive:  30 min
4
Monaco-Ville, Monaco
— Few hours
Fly:  4 h 30 min
End: Geneva, Switzerland

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nights
Marseille, France

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.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Tue): take in the dramatic natural features at Calanques, take in the spiritual surroundings of Basilique Notre-Dame de la Garde, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Palais du Pharo.

To find maps, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Marseille attractions planning website.

Geneva, Switzerland to Marseille is an approximately 4.5-hour car ride. You can also take a train; or do a combination of train and flight. Traveling from Geneva in September, expect Marseille to be a bit warmer, temps between 30°C and 18°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Cannes.

Things to do in Marseille

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trip

Calanques
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Basilique Notre-Dame de la Garde ©
Basilique Notre-Dame de la Garde
Calanques ©
Calanques
Palais du Pharo ©
Palais du Pharo

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Cannes, France

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.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Wed): wander the streets of Le Suquet and then get a taste of the local shopping with Rue d'Antibes.

For reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Cannes travel planner.

Traveling by car from Marseille to Cannes takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In September in Cannes, expect temperatures between 30°C during the day and 18°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Thu) so you can drive to Nice.

Things to do in Cannes

Neighborhoods Historic Sites Shopping
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Le Suquet ©
Le Suquet
Rue d'Antibes ©
Rue d'Antibes

3
nights
Nice, France

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 explore the less-touristy side of things at La Citadelle d'Entrevaux and Lac d'Allos. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Vieille Ville and Villa Kerylos. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Nice: Tourrettes-sur-Loup (in Tourrettes-sur-Loup), Saint-Paul de Vence (in St-Paul-de-Vence) and Presbytère (in Puget Theniers). Spend the 13th (Fri) exploring the fascinating underwater world at Marineland. There's lots more to do: contemplate the long history of Villa & Jardins Ephrussi de Rothschild, pause for some serene contemplation at Eglise St Pierre & Paul, and enjoy the sand and surf at Paloma Beach.

To see traveler tips, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Nice trip builder tool.

Drive from Cannes to Nice in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 28°C in September, and nighttime lows around 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Sun) early enough to drive to Monaco-Ville.

Things to do in Nice

Parks Historic Sites Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

St-Jean-Cap-Ferrat, Villa Kerylos, Tourrettes-sur-Loup, Eglise St Pierre & Paul, Saint-Paul de Vence
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Vieille Ville ©
Vieille Ville
Tourrettes-sur-Loup ©
Tourrettes-sur-Loup
La Citadelle d'Entrevaux ©
La Citadelle d'Entrevaux

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hours
Monaco-Ville, Monaco

Monaco-Ville
Jutting out of the dramatic cliffs of Monaco sits Monaco-Ville, one of the nation's oldest towns.
For photos, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, read our Monaco-Ville online trip planner.

Monaco-Ville is very close to Nice. In September in Monaco-Ville, expect temperatures between 28°C during the day and 20°C at night. You will leave for home on the 15th (Sun).

Things to do in Monaco-Ville

Outdoors Tours Wildlife
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