5 days in France Itinerary

5 days in France Itinerary

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5 days in France Itinerary

Start: Rio de Janeiro
Fly + train:  18​h 15​min
1
Bayeux
— 1 day
2
Paris
— 3 nights
Fly:  15​h
End: Rio de Janeiro

1
day
Bayeux

Bayeux ©
Most travelers take a trip to Bayeux to see the famed tapestry depicting the legendary Norman Conquest from the 11th century.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Tue): stroll the grounds of American Cemetery & Memorial, then stroll the grounds of Bayeux War Cemetery, then explore the world behind art at Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux, and finally steep yourself in history at Remains Mulberry Harbour.

To find maps, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Bayeux online journey planner .

Rio de Janeiro, Brazil to Bayeux is an approximately 18.5-hour combination of flight and train. You can also fly. Traveling from Rio de Janeiro to Bayeux, you'll lose 4 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Bayeux when traveling from Rio de Janeiro in July, with lows around 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Tue) to allow enough time to take a train to Paris.

Things to do in Bayeux

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

American Cemetery & Memorial, Remains Mulberry Harbour
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American Cemetery & Memorial ©
American Cemetery & Memorial
Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux ©
Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux
 Bayeux War Cemetery ©
Bayeux War Cemetery

3
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.
On the 24th (Wed), contemplate the long history of Eiffel Tower, appreciate the history behind Arc de Triomphe, then see the interesting displays at Musee Rodin, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Sainte-Chapelle. Here are some ideas for day two: admire the masterpieces at Musee d'Orsay, pause for some serene contemplation at Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre, and then wander the streets of Montmartre.

To see photos, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Paris trip planner .

Getting from Bayeux to Paris by train takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In July, daytime highs in Paris are 30°C, while nighttime lows are 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 26th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Paris

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods
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Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Musee d'Orsay ©
Musee d'Orsay

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