13 days in Western Europe Itinerary

13 days in Western Europe Itinerary

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Fly to Paris Orly, Train to Chatelet Les Halles, Train to Rouen
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Rouen
— 2 nights
Drive
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Honfleur
— 3 nights
Drive
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Caen
— 2 nights
Drive
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Dinan
— 2 nights
Drive
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Binic
— 1 night
Drive
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Perros-Guirec
— 1 night
Drive
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Laval
— 1 night
Drive
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Paris
— 1 day
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Rouen — 2 nights

Rouen is situated on the River Seine, about 90 minutes from Paris.
Start off your visit on the 29th (Mon): stroll through Parc de Cleres, then admire the masterpieces at Musee des Beaux-Arts de Rouen, and then admire the striking features of Cathedrale Notre-Dame de Rouen. On the 30th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take a stroll through Tour Jeanne d'Arc, see the interesting displays at Panorama XXL, then examine the collection at Historial Jeanne d’Arc, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Eglise Sainte-Jeanne-d'Arc.

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Milan, Italy to Rouen is an approximately 7.5-hour combination of flight and train. You can also drive; or take a train. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Milan in August, with highs in Rouen at 26°C and lows at 14°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Tue) so you can go by car to Honfleur.
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Honfleur — 3 nights

Honfleur is a town surrounding a beautiful little 17th-century harbor in Lower Normandy.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Calvados Pere Magloire L'Experience and Eglise St-Joseph. You'll explore and learn at Musee d’art Moderne Andre Malraux - MuMa and Satie House and Museum (Maisons Satie). Step out of Honfleur to go to Le Havre and see Navigation Normande - Le Havre, which is approximately 32 minutes away. There's much more to do: stroll through Deauville Beach, make a trip to Saint Catherine's Catholic Church, take in the views from Pont de Normandie, and take in the exciting artwork at Artiane Gallery.

To see traveler tips, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, read our Honfleur online journey planner.

Drive from Rouen to Honfleur in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In August, daytime highs in Honfleur are 24°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Fri) early enough to go by car to Caen.
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Caen — 2 nights

Caen is known for its historical buildings built during the reign of William the Conqueror, who was buried there, and for the Battle for Caen--heavy fighting that took place in and around Caen during the Battle of Normandy in 1944, destroying much of the city.
On the 3rd (Sat), explore the world behind art at Museum of Fine Arts of Caen, explore the ancient world of Chateau de Caen, and then take an in-depth tour of Musée de Normandie. On the 4th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: learn about all things military at Memorial de Caen, appreciate the history behind Pegasus Memorial, then make a trip to Eglise Saint-Pierre, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Abbaye aux Hommes.

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You can drive from Honfleur to Caen in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. September in Caen sees daily highs of 23°C and lows of 13°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sun) so you can go by car to Dinan.
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Dinan — 2 nights

Dinan is a walled Breton town and a commune in the Côtes-d'Armor department in northwestern France.GeographyIts geographical setting is exceptional. On the 5th (Mon), pick up some new knowledge with Avel Char A Voile, identify plant and animal life at Mont Saint-Michel Bay, and then kick back and relax at Plage de l'Ecluse. Keep things going the next day: enjoy breathtaking views from Les Remparts de Dinan, make a trip to La Tour de l'Horloge, and then make a trip to Centre Historique.

To find maps, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Dinan road trip planning website.

You can drive from Caen to Dinan in 2 hours. Another option is to take a train. In September, plan for daily highs up to 24°C, and evening lows to 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Binic.
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Binic — 1 night

Binic is a former commune in the Côtes-d'Armor department of Brittany in north-western France.It is about 10 km north of Saint-Brieuc. For more things to do, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Binic road trip app.

You can drive from Dinan to Binic in an hour. In September, plan for daily highs up to 22°C, and evening lows to 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Perros-Guirec.
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Perros-Guirec — 1 night

Perros-Guirec is a popular seaside resort with beaches and opportunities for water and beach sports.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Thu): enjoy the sand and surf at Plage de Trestraou and then identify plant and animal life at Reserve Naturelle des Sept Iles.

For other places to visit, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Perros-Guirec trip planner.

Traveling by car from Binic to Perros-Guirec takes an hour. September in Perros-Guirec sees daily highs of 22°C and lows of 13°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Laval.
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Laval — 1 night

Laval is a town in western France, about 300km west-southwest of Paris, and the capital of the Mayenne department. To see other places to visit, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Laval travel route planner.

Getting from Perros-Guirec to Laval by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Perros-Guirec in September: highs in Laval hover around 26°C, while lows dip to 13°C. You will leave for Paris on the 9th (Fri).
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Paris — 1 day

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.
On the 9th (Fri), take a stroll through Île de la Cité, then pause for some photo ops at Arc de Triomphe, and then steep yourself in history at Eiffel Tower.

For ratings, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Paris online itinerary builder.

Drive from Laval to Paris in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In September, daily temperatures in Paris can reach 24°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Fri) early enough to catch the flight back home.
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