10 days in France Itinerary

10 days in France Itinerary

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

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Mont-Saint-Michel

Mont-Saint-Michel ©
Le Mont-Saint-Michel is an island commune in Normandy, France. Start off your visit on the 2nd (Thu): admire the landmark architecture of Mont Saint-Michel.

To find traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Mont-Saint-Michel trip itinerary planning site.

Washington DC, USA to Mont-Saint-Michel is an approximately 16.5-hour flight. You'll lose 6 hours traveling from Washington DC to Mont-Saint-Michel due to the time zone difference. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Washington DC in July: high temperatures in Mont-Saint-Michel hover around 72°F and lows are around 56°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Thu) early enough to travel to Bayeux.

Things to do in Mont-Saint-Michel

Historic Sites
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Mont Saint-Michel ©
Mont Saint-Michel

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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.
On the 3rd (Fri), admire the masterpieces at Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux, explore the different monuments and memorials at Normandy American Cemetery, then stroll the grounds of Bayeux War Cemetery, and finally browse the exhibits of Pegasus Memorial. On the next day, admire the landmark architecture of Cathedrale Notre-Dame, then stroll the grounds of Beny-sur-Mer Canadian War Cemetery, then try your luck at Hippodrome Cabourg, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Abbaye aux Dames.

To see photos, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Bayeux day trip tool.

Take a train from Mont-Saint-Michel to Bayeux in 4 hours. Expect a daytime high around 74°F in July, and nighttime lows around 55°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sat) so you can drive to Paris.

Things to do in Bayeux

Historic Sites · Museums · Fun & Games

Side Trips

Abbaye aux Dames, Pegasus Memorial, Normandy American Cemetery, Hippodrome Cabourg, Beny-sur-Mer Canadian War 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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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.
Paris is known for museums, historic sites, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the masterpieces at Louvre Museum, contemplate the long history of Eiffel Tower, stop by Montmartre, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre.

To find reviews, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Paris sightseeing planner.

Getting from Bayeux to Paris by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect a daytime high around 79°F in July, and nighttime lows around 60°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Tue) so you can travel to Nice.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods
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Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Musee d'Orsay ©
Musee d'Orsay

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Nice

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: visit Vieille Ville, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Eglise Saint Jean-Baptiste - Le Voeu, kick back and relax at Castel Plage, and hit the best photo ops around with an inspiring photography tour.

For reviews, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Nice trip itinerary tool.

You can fly from Paris to Nice in 4 hours. Other options are to take a train; or drive. Traveling from Paris in July, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Nice, with lows around 71°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 10th (Fri) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Nice

Outdoors · Breweries & Distilleries · Beaches
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Castel Plage ©
Castel Plage
Vieille Ville ©
Vieille Ville
Colline du Chateau overlook ©
Colline du Chateau overlook

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