15 days in France Itinerary

15 days in France Itinerary

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Saint-Tropez
— 3 nights
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Saint-Raphael
— 1 night
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Antibes
— 3 nights
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Chamonix
— 2 nights
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Sarlat-la-Caneda
— 2 nights
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Paris
— 3 nights

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Saint-Tropez

Saint-Tropez ©
Saint-Tropez is a town, 100km west of Nice, in the Var department of the Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur region of southeastern France. Kids will enjoy Marine Air Sport and Plage de Jean Blanc. Venture out of the city with trips to Plage de Cavaliere (in Le Lavandou) and Plage de la Faviere (in Bormes-Les-Mimosas). It doesn't end there: stroll through Plage de Sylvabelle and kick back and relax at Heraclee Beach.

For more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Saint-Tropez day trip planner.

Washington DC, USA to Saint-Tropez is an approximately 16-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 6 hours traveling from Washington DC to Saint-Tropez. Plan for slightly colder nights when traveling from Washington DC in August since evenings lows in Saint-Tropez dip to 62°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Fri) early enough to drive to Saint-Raphael.

Things to do in Saint-Tropez

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Adventure

Side Trips

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Marine Air Sport ©
Marine Air Sport
Plage de Sylvabelle ©
Plage de Sylvabelle
Plage de Gigaro ©
Plage de Gigaro

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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 8th (Sat): kick back and relax at Abel Baliff Beach, get up close to creatures of the deep with TakSea, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Calanque de Maubois, and finally see the vivid underwater world at Lion of the Sea (Lion de Mer).

For photos, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Saint-Raphael journey planner.

You can drive from Saint-Tropez to Saint-Raphael in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or ride a ferry. In August, daytime highs in Saint-Raphael are 90°F, while nighttime lows are 62°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sat) so you can drive to Antibes.

Things to do in Saint-Raphael

Outdoors · Parks · Wildlife · Beaches
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TakSea ©
TakSea
Calanque de Maubois ©
Calanque de Maubois
Abel Baliff Beach ©
Abel Baliff Beach

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Antibes

Antibes ©

Diamond of the French Riviera

The prosperous French Riviera resort town of Antibes is a popular summer destination featuring tons of beaches to suit couples, families, and any type of lifestyle, along with dozens, if not hundreds of cafes, bars, and salons de thé (tea) along the Mediterranean coast.
Attractions like Vieille Ville and La Croisette make great kid-friendly stops. When in Antibes, make a side trip to see Colline du Chateau overlook in Nice, approximately Nice away. Spend the 9th (Sun) exploring the fascinating underwater world at Marineland. The adventure continues: see some colorful creatures with Easy Dive, don't miss a visit to Promenade des Anglais, and stroll through Plage Naturiste De La Batterie.

To see maps, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, read our Antibes trip planner.

Traveling by car from Saint-Raphael to Antibes takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from Saint-Raphael in August: highs in Antibes hover around 81°F, while lows dip to 71°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Tue) early enough to travel to Chamonix.

Things to do in Antibes

Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods

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Vieille Ville ©
Vieille Ville
Marineland ©
Marineland
La Croisette ©
La Croisette

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Chamonix

Chamonix ©

Alpine Capital of the World

"Situated near the massive peaks of the Aiguilles Rouges and, most notably, the Aiguille du Midi, Chamonix is one of the oldest ski resorts in France and known as the Alpine Capital of the World.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Wed): meet the residents at Parc de Merlet, take in the awesome beauty at Aiguille du Midi, and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Glacier des Bossons. On the 13th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get outside with Les Gorges de la Diosaz, then relax and float downstream with a rafting and tubing tour, and then stroll through Domaine des Planards.

To see other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Chamonix journey tool.

Traveling by combination of flight and shuttle from Antibes to Chamonix takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of flight and bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Sarlat-la-Caneda.

Things to do in Chamonix

Parks · Outdoors · Winter Sports · Nature
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Aiguille du Midi ©
Aiguille du Midi
River Rafting & Tubing
Parc de Merlet ©
Parc de Merlet

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Sarlat-la-Caneda

Sarlat-la-Caneda ©

Medieval Capital of the Dordogne Valley

Sarlat-la-Caneda is the capital of the former Périgord Noir, now referred to as the Aquitaine region that is home to a historical area consisting of impeccably preserved 14th-century buildings and sites.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Fri): walk around Les Jardins de Marqueyssac, step into the grandiose world of Chateau de Castelnaud, and then take a memorable tour with Montgolfiere et Chateaux. Keep things going the next day: laugh and play at Parc Le Bournat, explore the fascinating underground world of Le Gouffre de Proumeyssac, and then don't miss a visit to Chateau des Milandes.

Make your Sarlat-la-Caneda itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

Traveling by car from Chamonix to Sarlat-la-Caneda takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, flight, and train; or take a bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to 82°F, and evening lows to 55°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Paris.

Things to do in Sarlat-la-Caneda

Historic Sites · Parks · Theme Parks · Nature

Side Trips

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Chateau de Castelnaud ©
Chateau de Castelnaud
Chateau des Milandes ©
Chateau des Milandes
Les Jardins de Marqueyssac ©
Les Jardins de Marqueyssac

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Paris

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.
Bring the kids along to Eiffel Tower and Musee d'Orsay. Next up on the itinerary: contemplate the long history of Arc de Triomphe, admire the masterpieces at Louvre Museum, pause for some serene contemplation at Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre, and get a taste of the local shopping with Champs-Elysees.

To see where to stay, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Paris travel route planner.

Traveling by flight from Sarlat-la-Caneda to Paris takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. While traveling from Sarlat-la-Caneda, expect slightly colder days and about the same nights in Paris, ranging from highs of 77°F to lows of 57°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Tue) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Paris

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Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Montmartre ©
Montmartre
Le Marais ©
Le Marais

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