8 days in South of France Itinerary

8 days in South of France Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Cannes
— 2 nights
2
Cassis
— 3 nights
3
Avignon
— 2 nights

2
nights
Cannes

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 15th (Fri): shop like a local with Galerie Gabel. Here are some ideas for day two: view the masterpieces at Centre d'Art du Verre PIERINI, then wander the streets of Rue d'Antibes, and then don't miss a visit to La Croisette.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Cannes visit planner.

London, UK to Cannes is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also take a train; or do a combination of car and train. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from London to Cannes due to the time zone difference. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from London in November; daily highs in Cannes reach 20°C and lows reach 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Cassis.

Things to do in Cannes

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Shopping

Side Trips

Biot, Nice, Musee Escoffier de l'Art Culinaire
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Vieille Ville ©
Vieille Ville
Musee d'Art Moderne Et d'Art Contemporain ©
La Croisette ©
La Croisette

3
nights
Cassis

Cassis ©
Cassis is a commune situated east of Marseille in the department of Bouches-du-Rhône in the Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur region in southern France.It is a popular tourist destination, famous for its cliffs (falaises) and the sheltered inlets called calanques. Get in touch with nature at Cape Canaille and Sentier du littoral - Le Lavandou - Plage de la Fossette. Venture out of the city with trips to Presqu'ile de Giens (in Giens) and Grande Plage du Lavandou (in Le Lavandou). There's still lots to do: take in the dramatic natural features at Calanques, look for all kinds of wild species at La Calanque de Figuerolles, cruise along Calanque de Port-Miou, and head outdoors with Calanque d'En-Vau.

To find maps, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, read Cassis trip maker site.

You can drive from Cannes to Cassis in 2 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 18°C in November, and nighttime lows around 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Wed) to allow time to take a train to Avignon.

Things to do in Cassis

Parks · Outdoors · Nature

Side Trips

La Ciotat, Le Lavandou, L'Argilla, Presqu'ile de Giens
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Calanques ©
Calanques
Cape Canaille ©
Cape Canaille

2
nights
Avignon

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.
On the 21st (Thu), trek along Le Sentier des Ocres, explore the world behind art at Carrieres des Lumieres, and then explore the historical opulence of Palais des Papes. On the 22nd (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: snap pictures at Pont d'Avignon, hike along Parcours de L'Art, admire the masterpieces at Musee Angladon, then get engrossed in the history at Musee Calvet, and finally view the masterpieces at Art Gallery Contemporary Tapiezo.

To see ratings, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Avignon trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by train from Cassis to Avignon takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In November, daytime highs in Avignon are 17°C, while nighttime lows are 6°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Avignon

Museums · Historic Sites · Outdoors

Side Trips

Gordes, Carrieres des Lumieres
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Art Gallery Contemporary Tapiezo ©
Art Gallery Contemporary Tapiezo
Palais des Papes ©
Palais des Papes
Carrieres des Lumieres ©
Carrieres des Lumieres

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