10 days in France Itinerary

10 days in France Itinerary

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Fly
1
Nice
— 1 night
Fly
2
Paris
— 3 nights
Drive
3
Rouen
— 1 night
Drive
4
Bayeux
— 1 night
Drive
5
Mont-Saint-Michel
— 2 nights
Fly

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1
night
Nice

Nissa la Bella (Nice the Beautiful)

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.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Fri): pause for some serene contemplation at Cathedrale Saint-Nicolas a Nice and then wander the streets of Vieille Ville. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: examine the collection at Musée Marc Chagall, browse the exhibits of Palais Lascaris, and then admire the masterpieces at Musee d'Art Moderne Et d'Art Contemporain.

Plan my day in Nice using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.

Washington DC, USA to Nice is an approximately 15-hour flight. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Central European Standard Time (CET), which is usually a 6 hour difference. Traveling from Washington DC in March, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Nice, with lows around 47°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Sat) early enough to travel to Paris.

Things to do in Nice

Museums · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods
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Vieille Ville ©
Neighborhood
Vieille Ville
4.7
Musée Marc Chagall ©
Specialty Museum
Musée Marc Chagall
4.4

3
nights
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.
Louvre Museum and Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre are good opportunities to explore the local culture. There's lots more to do: admire the masterpieces at Musee d'Orsay, take a stroll through Le Marais, steep yourself in history at Sainte-Chapelle, and admire the landmark architecture of Centre National d'Art et de Culture George Pompidou.

To see where to stay, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, read Paris trip planner.

You can fly from Nice to Paris in 4 hours. Other options are to take a train; or drive. In March, Paris is slightly colder than Nice - with highs of 53°F and lows of 38°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Rouen.

Things to do in Paris

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

1
night
Rouen

City of a Hundred Spires

Rouen is situated on the River Seine, about 90 minutes from Paris.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Wed): admire the masterpieces at Musee des Beaux-Arts de Rouen, then admire the landmark architecture of Cathedrale Notre-Dame de Rouen, then take an in-depth tour of Musee national de l'Education, and finally examine the collection at Musee de la Corderie Vallois.

To find where to stay, maps, and tourist information, go to the Rouen trip planner.

Getting from Paris to Rouen by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. March in Rouen sees daily highs of 53°F and lows of 37°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Wed) so you can drive to Bayeux.

Things to do in Rouen

Side Trip

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Cathedrale Notre-Dame de Rouen ©
Architectural Building
Cathedrale Notre-Dame de Rouen
4.7
Musee de la Corderie Vallois ©
Specialty Museum
Musee de la Corderie Vallois
4.7

1
night
Bayeux

Most travelers take a trip to Bayeux to see the famed tapestry depicting the legendary Norman Conquest from the 11th century.
On the 26th (Thu), explore the world behind art at Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux, stroll the grounds of Bayeux War Cemetery, then explore the different monuments and memorials at Normandy American Cemetery, and finally take in the history at Memorial 1st US Infantry Division Omaha Beach.

To see more things to do, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Bayeux trip planner.

You can drive from Rouen to Bayeux in 2 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. In March, daytime highs in Bayeux are 52°F, while nighttime lows are 38°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Thu) early enough to drive to Mont-Saint-Michel.

Things to do in Bayeux

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trip

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2
nights
Mont-Saint-Michel

Le Mont-Saint-Michel is an island commune in Normandy, France. Start off your visit on the 27th (Fri): explore the different monuments and memorials at Cimetiere Militaire Americain de Saint-James, stroll the grounds of Mausolee du Mont d'Huisnes, and then admire the landmark architecture of Mont Saint-Michel.

To see reviews, maps, and other tourist information, read our Mont-Saint-Michel online trip maker.

You can drive from Bayeux to Mont-Saint-Michel in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. March in Mont-Saint-Michel sees daily highs of 52°F and lows of 40°F at night. You will leave for home on the 28th (Sat).

Things to do in Mont-Saint-Michel

Historic Sites

Side Trips

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