9 days in France Itinerary

9 days in France Itinerary

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Paris
— 2 nights
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Chambord
— 1 night
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Chartres
— 1 night
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Avranches
— 1 night
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Bayeux
— 1 night
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Etretat
— 1 night

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Paris

Paris ©

City of Light

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: explore the world behind art at Louvre Museum, don't miss a visit to Place de la Concorde, walk around Luxembourg Gardens, and admire the landmark architecture of Arc de Triomphe.

To see reviews, photos, and more tourist information, read Paris online holiday planner.

Roanoke, USA to Paris is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 6 hours traveling from Roanoke to Paris. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Roanoke in May, with highs in Paris at 64°F and lows at 49°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Chambord.

Things to do in Paris

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Must see
Louvre Museum
4.6
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Musee d'Orsay
4.7
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Eiffel Tower
4.5

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Chambord

Chambord ©
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Thu): explore the historical opulence of Chateau de Cheverny, explore the historical opulence of Chateau de Chambord, and then step into the grandiose world of Domaine National de Chambord.

To find ratings, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Chambord trip planner.

Traveling by car from Paris to Chambord takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. In May, daily temperatures in Chambord can reach 65°F, while at night they dip to 45°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Thu) early enough to drive to Chartres.

Things to do in Chambord

Historic Sites

Side Trip

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Chartres

Chartres ©
Renowned for its medieval cathedral built on a hill by the left bank of the Eure River, Chartres is a small city in the Centre-Val de Loire region and capital of the Eure-et-Loir department in northern France.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Fri): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Chartres Cathedral, explore the engaging exhibits at Musee de l'Ecole de Chartres et d'Eure-et-Loir, and then admire the masterpieces at Chapelle Saint Eman.

For maps, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Chartres visit planner.

You can drive from Chambord to Chartres in 2 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 65°F in May, and nighttime lows around 45°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Fri) so you can travel to Avranches.

Things to do in Chartres

Historic Sites · Museums · Childrens Museums
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World heritage site
Chartres Cathedral
4.7
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Art Museum
Chapelle Saint Eman
4.1

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Avranches

Avranches ©
Avranches is a commune in the Manche department in the Normandy region in northwestern France. Start off your visit on the 16th (Sat): stroll the grounds of Cimetiere Militaire Americain de Saint-James, don't miss a visit to Terrasse de l'Ouest, and then admire the striking features of Mont Saint-Michel.

To find other places to visit and other tourist information, you can read our Avranches trip itinerary maker app.

Traveling by car from Chartres to Avranches takes 3.5 hours. In May, plan for daily highs up to 62°F, and evening lows to 48°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Bayeux.

Things to do in Avranches

Historic Sites

Side Trips

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World heritage site
Mont Saint-Michel
4.3

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Bayeux

Bayeux ©
Most travelers take a trip to Bayeux to see the famed tapestry depicting the legendary Norman Conquest from the 11th century.
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Sun): stroll the grounds of Normandy American Cemetery, then explore the different monuments and memorials at Bayeux War Cemetery, then admire the masterpieces at Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux, and finally steep yourself in history at Remains Mulberry Harbour.

To see reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, read Bayeux day trip planning tool.

Traveling by car from Avranches to Bayeux takes 1.5 hours. In May, plan for daily highs up to 62°F, and evening lows to 46°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Etretat.

Things to do in Bayeux

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trips

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Etretat

Etretat ©
Etretat is a small coastal village on the Alabaster Coast in Normandy.
On the 18th (Mon), take some stellar pictures from Falaises d'Etretat.

To find out how to plan a trip to Etretat, use our trip itinerary maker.

Getting from Bayeux to Etretat by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and bus. In May, plan for daily highs up to 60°F, and evening lows to 49°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 18th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Etretat

Nature · Parks
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