9 days in France Itinerary

9 days in France Itinerary

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Fly
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Saint-Tropez
— 1 night
Drive
2
Nice
— 3 nights
Fly
3
Paris
— 3 nights
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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. Kick off your visit on the 13th (Wed): hunt for treasures at Place des Lices Market, look for gifts at Rondini, take an in-depth tour of Citadelle de Saint-Tropez - Musee d'histoire maritime, then kick back and relax at La Ponche Beach, and finally go for a stroll along the water at St. Tropez Harbor. Keep things going the next day: enjoy the sand and surf at Port Grimaud 1 Beach, enjoy the sand and surf at Plage de Pampelonne, then brush up on your military savvy at Musee de la Gendarmerie et du Cinema, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Plage des Canebiers.

To find other places to visit, maps, photos, and more tourist information, use the Saint-Tropez road trip planner.

Washington DC, USA to Saint-Tropez is an approximately 16-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Central European Standard Time (CET) is 6 hours. Expect slightly colder evenings in Saint-Tropez when traveling from Washington DC in May, with lows around 51°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Nice.

Things to do in Saint-Tropez

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors · Museums

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3
nights
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.
Get some cultural insight at La Croisette and Rue d'Antibes. Visit Vieille Ville and Cathedrale Saint-Nicolas a Nice for their historical value. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Nice: Scuba & Snorkeling (in Mandelieu-la-Napoule) and Les Petites Porcelaines (in Golfe-Juan Vallauris). There's much more to do: steep yourself in history at Villa & Jardins Ephrussi de Rothschild, pause for some serene contemplation at Eglise St Pierre & Paul, explore the world behind art at Musee d'Art Moderne Et d'Art Contemporain, and make a trip to Eglise.

To find where to stay, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Nice trip planner.

Traveling by car from Saint-Tropez to Nice takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of ferry and train. Traveling from Saint-Tropez in May, expect nights in Nice to be a bit warmer, around 57°F, while days are slightly colder, around 69°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sun) so you can travel to Paris.

Things to do in Nice

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Shopping · Museums

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Vieille Ville ©
Must see
Vieille Ville
4.7
La Croisette ©
Neighborhood
La Croisette
3.9

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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.
Head to Champs-Elysees and Le Maraisfor plenty of shopping. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Eiffel Tower and Arc de Triomphe. There's still lots to do: take a stroll through Île de la Cité, admire the masterpieces at Louvre Museum, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre, and get to know the fascinating history of Montmartre.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, read our Paris planner.

You can fly from Nice to Paris in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In May, Paris is little chillier than Nice - with highs of 64°F and lows of 49°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Paris

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Louvre Museum ©
Must see
Louvre Museum
4.6
Eiffel Tower ©
Must see
Eiffel Tower
4.5

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