7 days in France Itinerary

7 days in France Itinerary

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Fly
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Paris
— 2 nights
Drive
2
Bayeux
— 1 night
Drive
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Etretat
— 1 night
Drive
4
Rouen
— 1 night
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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.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Eiffel Tower and Champs-Elysees. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Arc de Triomphe and Montmartre. When in Paris, make a side trip to see Arboretum de la Vallee-aux-Loups in Chatenay-Malabry, approximately Chatenay-Malabry away. And it doesn't end there: stop by Le Marais, tour the pleasant surroundings at Île de la Cité, contemplate the long history of Conciergerie, and pause for some serene contemplation at Eglise Notre-Dame de Lorette.

To find traveler tips, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Paris trip planner.

Washington DC, USA to Paris is an approximately 12.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time to Central European Standard Time is 6 hours. Traveling from Washington DC in April, expect Paris to be little chillier, temps between 60°F and 42°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 26th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Bayeux.

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Eiffel Tower ©
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Eiffel Tower
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Arc de Triomphe ©
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Arc de Triomphe
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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 27th (Mon): explore the different monuments and memorials at Normandy American Cemetery, take in the history at Omaha Beach, and then admire the masterpieces at Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux.

To find maps, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, read Bayeux trip planning tool.

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 April, plan for daily highs up to 58°F, and evening lows to 40°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Mon) so you can drive to Etretat.

Things to do in Bayeux

Historic Sites · Museums · Beaches · Parks

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Etretat

Etretat is a small coastal village on the Alabaster Coast in Normandy.
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Tue): explore the striking landscape at Porte d’Aval, then stroll through Falaises d'Etretat, then enjoy the sand and surf at Plage Du Tilleul, and finally stroll through Plage-Baignade Yport.

To see traveler tips, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Etretat journey planner.

Traveling by car from Bayeux to Etretat takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus. In April in Etretat, expect temperatures between 56°F during the day and 44°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Rouen.

Things to do in Etretat

Parks · Nature · Beaches · Outdoors

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Porte d’Aval ©
Geologic Formation
Porte d’Aval
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Rouen

City of a Hundred Spires

Rouen is situated on the River Seine, about 90 minutes from Paris.
On the 29th (Wed), admire the masterpieces at Musee des Beaux-Arts de Rouen, then admire the landmark architecture of Cathedrale Notre-Dame de Rouen, and then examine the collection at Musee de la Corderie Vallois.

To find photos, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Rouen trip itinerary maker site.

You can drive from Etretat to Rouen in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 59°F in April, and nighttime lows around 41°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Rouen

Side Trip

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