15 days in France Itinerary

15 days in France Itinerary

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

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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.
When in Paris, make a side trip to see Palace of Versailles in Versailles, approximately Versailles away. And it doesn't end there: admire the striking features of Arc de Triomphe, admire the masterpieces at Louvre Museum, stop by Montmartre, and walk around Luxembourg Gardens.

To see maps, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Paris holiday builder.

Porto Alegre, Brazil to Paris is an approximately 17.5-hour flight. You'll lose 4 hours traveling from Porto Alegre to Paris due to the time zone difference. September in Paris sees daily highs of 24°C and lows of 13°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Rouen.

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Arc de Triomphe ©
Arc de Triomphe
Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower

1
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Rouen

Rouen ©

City of a Hundred Spires

Rouen is situated on the River Seine, about 90 minutes from Paris.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Fri): explore the world behind art at Musee des Beaux-Arts de Rouen, make a trip to Cathedrale Notre-Dame de Rouen, and then take a stroll through Rue du Gros-Horloge.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Rouen online trip itinerary builder.

Traveling by car from Paris to Rouen takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In September in Rouen, expect temperatures between 23°C during the day and 11°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Fri) early enough to drive to Bayeux.

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Museums · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Shopping
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Musee des Beaux-Arts de Rouen ©
Musee des Beaux-Arts de Rouen
Cathedrale Notre-Dame de Rouen ©
Cathedrale Notre-Dame de Rouen
Rue du Gros-Horloge ©
Rue du Gros-Horloge

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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 26th (Sat), pause for some photo ops at D-Day Monument, then explore the different monuments and memorials at Normandy American Cemetery, then stroll the grounds of Bayeux War Cemetery, and finally admire the masterpieces at Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux.

To see traveler tips, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, use the Bayeux day trip planner.

Traveling by car from Rouen to Bayeux takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In September, daily temperatures in Bayeux can reach 24°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sat) so you can go by car to Mont-Saint-Michel.

Things to do in Bayeux

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trips

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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. Start off your visit on the 27th (Sun): admire the landmark architecture of Mont Saint-Michel.

For ratings, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Mont-Saint-Michel trip planning site.

Getting from Bayeux to Mont-Saint-Michel by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect a daytime high around 24°C in September, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 27th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Carcassonne.

Things to do in Mont-Saint-Michel

Historic Sites
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Mont Saint-Michel ©
Mont Saint-Michel

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Carcassonne

Carcassonne ©

Medieval Heart of France

Best known as a fortified town, Carcassonne is a walled city that provided the inspiration for the castle in Disney's "Sleeping Beauty" and the location for many scenes in Kevin Costner's movie "Robin Hood." For a daily dose of excitement, medieval jousting tournaments are held twice per day between the two walls--while this may sound like a typical touristy show, it's actually an entertaining display of combative competition and horsemanship.
On the 28th (Mon), step into the grandiose world of Chateau Comtal, pause for some serene contemplation at Eglise Saint-Nazaire, then steep yourself in history at Cathar Castles, then take a stroll through Cité de Carcassonne, and finally take in the views from Le Pont Vieux (The Old Bridge). On your second day here, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Carcassonne Cathedral, then make a trip to Abbaye de Caunes Minervois, then awaken your taste buds at Vin en Vacances - Food & Wine Tours, and finally do a tasting at O'Vineyards.

Start your trip to Carcassonne by creating a personalized itinerary on Inspirock.

You can fly from Mont-Saint-Michel to Carcassonne in 8.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or take a train. When traveling from Mont-Saint-Michel in September, plan for somewhat warmer days in Carcassonne, with highs around 29°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 16°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Nice.

Things to do in Carcassonne

Historic Sites · Wineries · Neighborhoods · Tours
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O'Vineyards ©
O'Vineyards
Cité de Carcassonne ©
Cité de Carcassonne
Vin en Vacances - Food & Wine Tours ©
Vin en Vacances - Food & Wine Tours

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Nice

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.
Change things up with these side-trips from Nice: Lérins Islands (in Cannes) and Saint-Paul de Vence (in St-Paul-de-Vence). The adventure continues: wander the streets of Vieille Ville, steep yourself in history at Musee Escoffier de l'Art Culinaire, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cathedrale Saint-Nicolas a Nice, and awaken your taste buds at Azur Wine Tours.

To find reviews, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Nice day trip tool.

You can drive from Carcassonne to Nice in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a train. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Nice when traveling from Carcassonne in September, with lows around 21°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Nice

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature · Wineries

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Azur Wine Tours ©
Azur Wine Tours
Lérins Islands ©
Lérins Islands
Vieille Ville ©
Vieille Ville

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