11 days in France Itinerary

11 days in France Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Paris
— 2 nights
2
Bayeux
— 1 night
3
Marseille
— 1 night
4
Saint-Raphael
— 2 nights
5
Nice
— 3 nights

2
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.
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, take a stroll through Montmartre, stroll around Luxembourg Gardens, and steep yourself in history at Eiffel Tower.

To find photos, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Paris trip itinerary maker site.

Seattle, USA to Paris is an approximately 14-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time to Central European Standard Time is 9 hours. In March, plan for daily highs up to 53°F, and evening lows to 38°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Bayeux.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods
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Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
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.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Thu): explore the world behind art at Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux, then stroll the grounds of Bayeux War Cemetery, and then explore the different monuments and memorials at Normandy American Cemetery.

To see reviews, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Bayeux road trip site.

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 March, daytime highs in Bayeux are 52°F, while nighttime lows are 38°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Thu) so you can travel to Marseille.

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

1
night
Marseille

Marseille ©
The 2013 European "Capital of Culture," Marseille is the largest port city on the breezy Mediterranean coast and the second largest city in France.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Fri): take in the waterfront at Le Vieux Port, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Basilique Notre-Dame de la Garde, and then don't miss a visit to Randonnees theatrales Marcel Pagnol Cie Dans la cour des Grands.

To see where to stay, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Marseille trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Bayeux to Marseille takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Traveling from Bayeux in March, expect nights in Marseille to be about the same, around 43°F, while days are a bit warmer, around 61°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Fri) so you can drive to Saint-Raphael.

Things to do in Marseille

Historic Sites
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Basilique Notre-Dame de la Garde ©
Basilique Notre-Dame de la Garde
Le Vieux Port
Le Vieux Port

2
nights
Saint-Raphael

Saint-Raphael ©
Saint-Raphael vacations have so much more to offer than an indulgent splurge on a beach.
Start off your visit on the 21st (Sat): pause for some photo ops at Notre Dame d‘Afrique, don't miss a visit to Massif de l'Esterel, and then look for gifts at Catalan Bougie. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: pause for some serene contemplation at Chapelle Saint-Francois de Paule, then take in nature's colorful creations at Kuentz le Monde des Cactus, then let the kids burn off some steam at Total Xscape, and finally play a few rounds at Golf de Cap Esterel.

For maps, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Saint-Raphael tour itinerary builder.

Traveling by car from Marseille to Saint-Raphael takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. Expect a daytime high around 61°F in March, and nighttime lows around 43°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sun) to allow time to drive to Nice.

Things to do in Saint-Raphael

Parks · Outdoors · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Frejus, Notre Dame d‘Afrique
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Total Xscape ©
Total Xscape
Massif de l'Esterel ©
Massif de l'Esterel
Chapelle Saint-Francois de Paule ©
Chapelle Saint-Francois de Paule

3
nights
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: wander the streets of Vieille Ville, make a trip to Promenade des Anglais, have some family-friendly fun at Game Over, and get great views at Colline du Chateau overlook.

For where to stay, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Nice tour itinerary planning site.

Drive from Saint-Raphael to Nice in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. In March in Nice, expect temperatures between 59°F during the day and 47°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Nice

Museums · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Musee du Bastion
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Musee d'Art Moderne Et d'Art Contemporain ©
Vieille Ville ©
Vieille Ville
Colline du Chateau overlook ©
Colline du Chateau overlook

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