29 days in France Itinerary

29 days in France Itinerary

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Paris
— 6 nights
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Bayeux
— 2 nights
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Mont-Saint-Michel
— 1 night
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Sarlat-la-Caneda
— 4 nights
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Carcassonne
— 3 nights
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Avignon
— 4 nights
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Marseille
— 2 nights
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Nice
— 6 nights

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6
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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.
Step out of Paris to go to Versailles and see Palace of Versailles, which is approximately 48 minutes away. There's much more to do: admire the striking features of Arc de Triomphe, take a stroll through Montmartre, don't miss a visit to Champs-Elysees, and admire the masterpieces at Musee d'Orsay.

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Porto Alegre, Brazil to Paris is an approximately 17.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Porto Alegre to Paris is 4 hours. September in Paris sees daily highs of 24°C and lows of 13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Bayeux.

Things to do in Paris

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

2
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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 27th (Sun), see the interesting displays at Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux, explore the different monuments and memorials at Bayeux War Cemetery, and then learn about all things military at Memorial de Caen. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the history at Omaha Beach, then stroll the grounds of Normandy American Cemetery, and then admire the striking features of Cathedrale Notre-Dame.

To see reviews, ratings, and tourist information, use the Bayeux online route planner.

You can drive from Paris to Bayeux in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. In September in Bayeux, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 13°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Mon) so you can drive to Mont-Saint-Michel.

Things to do in Bayeux

Historic Sites · Museums · Outdoors · Beaches

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

1
night
Mont-Saint-Michel

Mont-Saint-Michel ©
Le Mont-Saint-Michel is an island commune in Normandy, France. Start off your visit on the 29th (Tue): pause for some photo ops at Mont Saint-Michel.

To see more things to do, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, read our Mont-Saint-Michel day trip planning website.

Drive from Bayeux to Mont-Saint-Michel in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. In September, daily temperatures in Mont-Saint-Michel can reach 24°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 29th (Tue) to allow time for travel to Sarlat-la-Caneda.

Things to do in Mont-Saint-Michel

Historic Sites
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Mont Saint-Michel ©
Mont Saint-Michel

4
nights
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.
Venture out of the city with trips to Roque Saint-Christophe Fort et Cite Troglodytiques (in Peyzac-le-Moustier) and Le Regourdou (in Lascaux). There's much more to do: don't miss a visit to Chateau des Milandes, take in nature's colorful creations at Eyrignac et ses Jardins en Dordogne, step into the grandiose world of The Maison Forte de Reignac, and explore the fascinating underground world of Grotte de Font de Gaume.

To find maps, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Sarlat-la-Caneda day trip planning website.

Traveling by combination of train, bus, and flight from Mont-Saint-Michel to Sarlat-la-Caneda takes 8 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or take a train. When traveling from Mont-Saint-Michel in September, plan for somewhat warmer days in Sarlat-la-Caneda, with highs around 29°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sat) so you can drive to Carcassonne.

Things to do in Sarlat-la-Caneda

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trips

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Les Noyeraies du Landers ©
Les Noyeraies du Landers
Chateau des Milandes ©
Chateau des Milandes
Eyrignac et ses Jardins en Dordogne ©
Eyrignac et ses Jardins en Dordogne

3
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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.
Take a break from Carcassonne with a short trip to Grotte de Niaux in Niaux, about 1h 30 min away. And it doesn't end there: take a stroll through Cité de Carcassonne, snap pictures at Le Pont Vieux (The Old Bridge), step into the grandiose world of Chateau Comtal, and awaken your taste buds at Vin en Vacances - Food & Wine Tours.

For maps, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Carcassonne tour builder tool.

Drive from Sarlat-la-Caneda to Carcassonne in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Sarlat-la-Caneda in October, Carcassonne is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Tue) so you can go by car to Avignon.

Things to do in Carcassonne

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature · Wineries

Side Trip

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Vin en Vacances - Food & Wine Tours ©
Vin en Vacances - Food & Wine Tours
Cité de Carcassonne ©
Cité de Carcassonne
Grotte de Niaux ©
Grotte de Niaux

4
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Avignon

City of Popes

An ancient town center surrounded by medieval ramparts, Avignon is a major city of Provence and a Mediterranean city in the Vaucluse department on the left bank of the Rhône River.
Venture out of the city with trips to Lanas (Offroad Adventure 07 & Dragon Fly), Le Sentier des Ocres (in Roussillon) and Truffle Hunting at Les Pastras (in Cadenet). Dedicate the 8th (Thu) to wine at some of the top wineries in the area. The adventure continues: step into the grandiose world of Palais des Papes, explore the ancient world of Amphitheatre (les Arenes), admire the masterpieces at Carrieres des Lumieres, and make a trip to Pont d'Avignon.

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You can drive from Carcassonne to Avignon in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. In October, daily temperatures in Avignon can reach 24°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sat) so you can go by car to Marseille.

Things to do in Avignon

Tours · Wineries · Outdoors · Historic Sites

Side Trips

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Wine Tours & Tastings
Palais des Papes ©
Palais des Papes
Carrieres des Lumieres ©
Carrieres des Lumieres

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Marseille

Marseille ©

Gateway to Provence

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 11th (Sun): take in the dramatic natural features at Calanques, take in the spiritual surroundings of Basilique Notre-Dame de la Garde, and then take a leisurely stroll along Le Vieux Port. On the 12th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: stop by The Panier, cruise along Route des Cretes, and then head outdoors with Cape Canaille.

To find other places to visit, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Marseille vacation planner.

You can drive from Avignon to Marseille in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In October in Marseille, expect temperatures between 26°C during the day and 14°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Nice.

Things to do in Marseille

Nature · Parks · Outdoors · Neighborhoods

Side Trips

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Calanques ©
Calanques
Basilique Notre-Dame de la Garde ©
Basilique Notre-Dame de la Garde
Route des Cretes ©
Route des Cretes

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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.
Get out of town with these interesting Nice side-trips: Saint-Paul de Vence (in St-Paul-de-Vence), Cannes (Galerie1414, Lérins Islands, &more) and Musee Picasso (in Antibes). There's still lots to do: take a stroll through Vieille Ville, make a trip to Promenade des Anglais, take in nature's colorful creations at Le Jardin Exotique d'Eze, and awaken your taste buds at Azur Wine Tours.

To see photos, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Nice route planner.

Traveling by car from Marseille to Nice takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In October, daily temperatures in Nice can reach 24°C, while at night they dip to 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sun) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Nice

Historic Sites · Parks · Museums · Nature

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

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