5 days in France Itinerary

5 days in France Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Rio de Janeiro
+3
Fly + Train + Foot + Train:  18 h 15 min
1
Bayeux
— 1 day
Train:  2 h 15 min
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.
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Tue): stroll the grounds of Normandy American Cemetery, stroll the grounds of Bayeux War Cemetery, then admire the masterpieces at Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux, and finally steep yourself in history at Remains Mulberry Harbour.

For more things to do, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Bayeux route planner.

Rio de Janeiro, Brazil to Bayeux is an approximately 19- hour combination of flight and train. You can also do a combination of flight and car; or fly. You'll lose 4 hours traveling from Rio de Janeiro to Bayeux due to the time zone difference. Expect slightly colder evenings in Bayeux when traveling from Rio de Janeiro in July, with lows around 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Tue) early enough to catch the train to Paris.

Things to do in Bayeux

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Remains Mulberry Harbour, Normandy American Cemetery
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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

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, then admire the striking features of Arc de Triomphe, then examine the collection at Musee Rodin, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Sainte-Chapelle. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 25th (Thu): admire the masterpieces at Musee d'Orsay, then pause for some serene contemplation at Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre, and then appreciate the extensive heritage of Montmartre.

To find reviews, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Paris online road trip planner.

Traveling by train from Bayeux to Paris takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. July in Paris sees daily highs of 30°C and lows of 18°C at night. On the 26th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can 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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