9 days in France Itinerary

9 days in France Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Paris
— 3 nights
2
Bayeux
— 1 night
3
Mont-Saint-Michel
— 1 night
4
Nice
— 2 nights

3
nights
Paris

Paris ©
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.
Change things up with a short trip to Palace of Versailles in Versailles (about 48 minutes away). There's much more to do: contemplate the long history of Arc de Triomphe, admire the striking features of Sainte-Chapelle, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre, and visit Montmartre.

For traveler tips, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, read Paris trip maker tool.

Biarritz to Paris is an approximately 3.5-hour flight. You can also take a train; or drive. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Biarritz in October: high temperatures in Paris hover around °C and lows are around °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Bayeux.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Palace of Versailles
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Arc de Triomphe ©
Arc de Triomphe
Musee d'Orsay ©
Musee d'Orsay
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower

1
night
Bayeux

Bayeux ©
Most travelers take a trip to Bayeux to see the famed tapestry depicting the legendary Norman Conquest from the 11th century.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Fri): explore the world behind art at Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux, thenexplore the different monuments and memorials at Bayeux War Cemetery, and then stroll the grounds of Normandy American Cemetery.

To see other places to visit, photos, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Bayeux itinerary website.

Traveling by car from Paris to Bayeux takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. In October, daily temperatures in Bayeux can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Fri) early enough to travel to Mont-Saint-Michel.

Things to do in Bayeux

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Normandy American Cemetery
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Normandy American Cemetery ©
Normandy American Cemetery
Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux ©
Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux
 Bayeux War Cemetery
Bayeux War Cemetery

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night
Mont-Saint-Michel

Mont-Saint-Michel ©
Le Mont-Saint-Michel is an island commune in Normandy, France. On the 26th (Sat), stroll the grounds of Cimetiere Militaire Americain de Saint-James, make a trip to Terrasse de l'Ouest, and then admire the landmark architecture of Mont Saint-Michel.

To see reviews, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Mont-Saint-Michel trip itinerary planner.

You can take a train from Bayeux to Mont-Saint-Michel in 4 hours. In October in Mont-Saint-Michel, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sat) so you can travel to Nice.

Things to do in Mont-Saint-Michel

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Cimetiere Militaire Americain de Saint-James
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Mont Saint-Michel ©
Mont Saint-Michel
Cimetiere Militaire Americain de Saint-James ©

2
nights
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.
Nice is known for museums, historic sites, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the world behind art at Musee d'Art Moderne Et d'Art Contemporain, wander the streets of Vieille Ville, take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedrale Sainte-Reparate, and don't miss a visit to Le Nomade.

For traveler tips, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Nice itinerary planner.

You can fly from Mont-Saint-Michel to Nice in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Mont-Saint-Michel in October, things will get somewhat warmer in Nice: highs are around °C and lows about °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Nice

Historic Sites Tours Museums

Side Trip

Le Nomade
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Food Tours
Musee d'Art Moderne Et d'Art Contemporain ©
Vieille Ville ©
Vieille Ville

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