13 days in France Itinerary

13 days in France Itinerary

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Paris
— 3 nights
2
Bayeux
— 1 night
3
Mont-Saint-Michel
— 1 night
4
Nice
— 4 nights
5
Marseille
— 1 night
6
Paris
— 2 nights

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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.
Step out of Paris to go to Versailles and see Palace of Versailles, which is approximately 48 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: shop like a local with Le Marais, get to know the fascinating history of Champs-Elysees, see the interesting displays at Musee Rodin, and enjoy breathtaking views from Montparnasse Tower.

For ratings, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Paris visit planning app.

Seattle, USA to Paris is an approximately 14-hour flight. The time zone changes from Pacific Standard Time to Central European Standard Time, which is usually a 9 hour difference. In October, daily temperatures in Paris can reach 62°F, while at night they dip to 48°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Wed) early enough to drive to Bayeux.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Versailles
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Palace of Versailles ©
Palace of Versailles
Le Marais ©
Le Marais
Montmartre ©
Montmartre

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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 15th (Thu), pause for some photo ops at D-Day Monument, explore the different monuments and memorials at Normandy American Cemetery, then explore the different monuments and memorials at Bayeux War Cemetery, then admire the masterpieces at Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux, and finally make a trip to Atelier Galerie Ludovic Grand-Guillot.

Discover how to plan a Bayeux trip in just a few steps with Inspirock's itinerary builder.

Getting from Paris to Bayeux by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. In October, daytime highs in Bayeux are 62°F, while nighttime lows are 47°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Thu) so you can travel to Mont-Saint-Michel.

Things to do in Bayeux

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trips

D-Day Monument, 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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Mont-Saint-Michel

Mont-Saint-Michel ©
Le Mont-Saint-Michel is an island commune in Normandy, France. Kick off your visit on the 16th (Fri): admire the striking features of Mont Saint-Michel, pause for some serene contemplation at Église Saint-Pierre - Le Mont-Saint-Michel, and then don't miss a visit to La Grande Rue.

For where to stay, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Mont-Saint-Michel vacation builder app.

You can take a train from Bayeux to Mont-Saint-Michel in 4 hours. In October, plan for daily highs up to 62°F, and evening lows to 49°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Nice.

Things to do in Mont-Saint-Michel

Historic Sites
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Mont Saint-Michel ©
Mont Saint-Michel
Église Saint-Pierre - Le Mont-Saint-Michel ©

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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.
Venture out of the city with trips to Musee Picasso (in Antibes), Saint-Paul de Vence (in St-Paul-de-Vence) and La Croisette (in Cannes). Next up on the itinerary: explore the world behind art at Musee d'Art Moderne Et d'Art Contemporain, examine the collection at Villa & Jardins Ephrussi de Rothschild, browse the eclectic array of goods at Marche aux Fleurs Cours Saleya, and get great views at Colline du Chateau overlook.

To see photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Nice trip builder app.

Traveling by flight from Mont-Saint-Michel to Nice takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or do a combination of bus and train. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Mont-Saint-Michel in October, with highs in Nice at 70°F and lows at 58°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Tue) early enough to drive to Marseille.

Things to do in Nice

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Antibes, Villa & Jardins Ephrussi de Rothschild, Saint-Paul de Vence, La Croisette
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Vieille Ville ©
Vieille Ville
Musee d'Art Moderne Et d'Art Contemporain ©
Musee Picasso ©
Musee Picasso

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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 21st (Wed): wander the streets of The Panier, take in the spiritual surroundings of Basilique Notre-Dame de la Garde, then take a leisurely stroll along Le Vieux Port, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathédrale La Major.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Marseille trip itinerary maker tool.

Traveling by car from Nice to Marseille takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In October, daytime highs in Marseille are 72°F, while nighttime lows are 54°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Wed) to allow time to travel to Paris.

Things to do in Marseille

Neighborhoods · Historic Sites
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The Panier ©
The Panier
Basilique Notre-Dame de la Garde ©
Basilique Notre-Dame de la Garde
Le Vieux Port
Le Vieux Port

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Paris

Paris ©
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Thu): admire the masterpieces at Musee d'Orsay, then pause for some photo ops at Arc de Triomphe, and then explore and take pictures at Eiffel Tower. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in nature's colorful creations at Luxembourg Gardens, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre, and then admire the masterpieces at Louvre Museum.

For photos, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Paris attractions planner.

You can fly from Marseille to Paris in 3.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or drive. Traveling from Marseille in October, things will get little chillier in Paris: highs are around 62°F and lows about 48°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Paris

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks
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Arc de Triomphe ©
Arc de Triomphe
Musee d'Orsay ©
Musee d'Orsay
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower

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