32 days in France Itinerary

32 days in France Itinerary

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32 days in France Itinerary

Start: Curitiba
Fly + Drive:  19​h 45​min
1
Rouen
— 4 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
2
Bayeux
— 4 nights
3
Paris
— 6 nights
Fly:  3​h 15​min
4
Sarlat-la-Caneda
— 5 nights
Drive:  5​h 45​min
5
Aix-en-Provence
— 4 nights
6
Nice
— 5 nights
Fly:  19​h 15​min
End: Curitiba

4
nights
Rouen

Rouen ©
Rouen is situated on the River Seine, about 90 minutes from Paris.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Rouen: Giverny (Fondation Claude Monet & Eglise Sainte-Radegonde de Giverny), Etretat (Chemin des Douaniers & Falaises d'Etretat) and Trinity Abbey (Abbey de la Trinite) (in Fecamp). The adventure continues: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedrale Notre-Dame de Rouen, pause for some serene contemplation at Notre Dame de Grace, make a trip to Vieux, and admire the masterpieces at Musee des Beaux-Arts de Rouen.

For traveler tips, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Rouen day trip app .

Curitiba, Brazil to Rouen is an approximately 20-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Curitiba to Rouen is 4 hours. Traveling from Curitiba in July, you will find days in Rouen are a bit warmer (26°C), and nights are about the same (15°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Bayeux.

Things to do in Rouen

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trips

Giverny, Amiens, Etretat, Parc de Cleres, Notre Dame de Grace
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Cathedrale Notre-Dame de Rouen ©
Cathedrale Notre-Dame de Rouen
Falaises d'Etretat ©
Falaises d'Etretat
Musee des Beaux-Arts de Rouen ©
Musee des Beaux-Arts de Rouen

4
nights
Bayeux

Bayeux ©
Most travelers take a trip to Bayeux to see the famed tapestry depicting the legendary Norman Conquest from the 11th century.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Bayeux: Les Halles Medievales (in Dives-sur-Mer), Mont Saint-Michel (in Mont-Saint-Michel) and Pegasus Memorial (Memorial Pegasus) (in Ranville). There's lots more to do: stroll the grounds of American Cemetery & Memorial, explore the ancient world of Chateau Ducal, examine the collection at Arromanches 360 Circular Cinema, and brush up on your military savvy at Memorial de Caen.

For photos, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Bayeux road trip site .

Traveling by car from Rouen to Bayeux takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In July in Bayeux, expect temperatures between 27°C during the day and 15°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Wed) early enough to catch the train to Paris.

Things to do in Bayeux

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Caen, Beny-sur-Mer Canadian War Cemetery, American Cemetery & Memorial, Les Halles Medievales, Mont Saint-Michel
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American Cemetery & Memorial ©
American Cemetery & Memorial
Mont Saint-Michel ©
Mont Saint-Michel
Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux ©
Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux

6
nights
Paris

Paris ©
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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Paris: Disneyland Paris (in Marne-la-Vallee) and Palace of Versailles (in Versailles). And it doesn't end there: make a trip to Louvre Museum, explore the activities along Seine River, appreciate the extensive heritage of Champs-Elysees, and steep yourself in history at Eiffel Tower.

To see reviews, photos, maps, and tourist information, use the Paris trip planning tool .

Traveling by train from Bayeux to Paris takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 30°C, and evening lows to 18°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Tue) so you can travel to Sarlat-la-Caneda.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Museums Theme Parks

Side Trips

Palace of Versailles, Disneyland Paris
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Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Musee d'Orsay ©
Musee d'Orsay

5
nights
Sarlat-la-Caneda

Sarlat-la-Caneda ©
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.
Explore Sarlat-la-Caneda's surroundings by going to La Foret des Singes (in Rocamadour), Gouffre de Padirac (in Padirac) and Roque Saint-Christophe Fort et Cite Troglodytiques (in Peyzac-le-Moustier). And it doesn't end there: explore and take pictures at Les Noyeraies du Landers, step into the grandiose world of Chateau de Puyguilhem, take in nature's colorful creations at Eyrignac et ses Jardins en Dordogne, and explore the fascinating underground world of Lascaux II.

To see photos, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, read Sarlat-la-Caneda trip builder .

You can fly from Paris to Sarlat-la-Caneda in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In July in Sarlat-la-Caneda, expect temperatures between 34°C during the day and 17°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sun) so you can drive to Aix-en-Provence.

Things to do in Sarlat-la-Caneda

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trips

Cahors, Brantome Police Horses & Friends, Chateau de Castelnaud, Chateau de Puyguilhem, Jardin Exotique
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Brantome Police Horses & Friends ©
Chateau de Castelnaud ©
Chateau de Castelnaud
Chateau de Puyguilhem ©
Chateau de Puyguilhem

4
nights
Aix-en-Provence

Aix-en-Provence ©
Aix-en-Provence is a small, classically Provençal town, famous for being home to Cézanne.
Venture out of the city with trips to Monastery Saint-Paul de Mausole (in Saint-Remy-de-Provence), Avignon (Pont d'Avignon & Palais des Papes) and Marseille (Basilique Notre-Dame de la Garde & Cathédrale La Major). The adventure continues: take in the spiritual surroundings of Paroisse Cathédrale Saint Sauveur Aix-en-Provence, examine the collection at Musee Granet, explore the world behind art at Carrieres des Lumieres, and get a taste of the local shopping with Tapiezo.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, read our Aix-en-Provence trip planner .

You can drive from Sarlat-la-Caneda to Aix-en-Provence in 6 hours. Other options are to fly; or take a train. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Sarlat-la-Caneda in August since evenings lows in Aix-en-Provence dip to 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Nice.

Things to do in Aix-en-Provence

Historic Sites Museums Outdoors

Side Trips

Gordes, Avignon, Marseille, Amphitheatre (les Arenes), Mines de Bruoux
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Basilique Notre-Dame de la Garde ©
Basilique Notre-Dame de la Garde
Palais des Papes ©
Palais des Papes

5
nights
Nice

Nice ©
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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Nice: La Verrerie de Biot (in Biot), Marche provencal (in Antibes) and Saint-Paul de Vence (in St-Paul-de-Vence). Spend the 12th (Mon) exploring the fascinating underwater world at Marineland. And it doesn't end there: wander the streets of Vieille Ville, admire the masterpieces at Musee d'Art Moderne Et d'Art Contemporain, take a memorable drive along Tete de Chien, and examine the collection at Musée Marc Chagall.

To see maps, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Nice trip planner.

Drive from Aix-en-Provence to Nice in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Aix-en-Provence in August, you will find days in Nice are a bit cooler (32°C), and nights are a bit warmer (25°C). On the 14th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Nice

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Antibes, La Verrerie de Biot, Haut de Cagnes, Saint-Paul de Vence, Tete de Chien
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Marineland ©
Marineland
Vieille Ville ©
Vieille Ville
Colline du Chateau overlook ©
Colline du Chateau overlook

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