35 days in France Itinerary

35 days in France Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Strasbourg
— 2 nights
2
Paris
— 4 nights
3
Versailles
— 2 nights
4
Etretat
— 1 night
5
Lyon
— 5 nights
6
Marseille
— 2 nights
7
Cassis
— 2 nights
8
Hyeres
— 3 nights
9
Saint-Tropez
— 2 nights
10
Saint-Raphael
— 3 nights
11
Nice
— 5 nights

2
nights
Strasbourg

Strasbourg ©
Strasbourg is famous for its beautiful historical center, the Grande Île, which was the first city center classified entirely as a World Heritage Site by UNESCO.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes European Parliament Strasbourg, Little Venice and Cite de l'Automobile. On the 15th (Sat), stop by La Petite France and then walk around Parc de l'Orangerie. Here are some ideas for day two: make a trip to Old Town, see the interesting displays at Cite de l'Automobile, and then wander the streets of Little Venice.

For ratings, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, read Strasbourg trip planner.

Berlin, Germany to Strasbourg is an approximately 6-hour combination of flight, tram, and train. You can also drive; or take a train. In May, daily temperatures in Strasbourg can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 17th (Mon) to allow time for the train ride to Paris.

Things to do in Strasbourg

Neighborhoods Museums Parks

Side Trips

Colmar, Cite de l'Automobile
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La Petite France ©
La Petite France
Old Town ©
Old Town
Little Venice ©
Little Venice

4
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've added Parc de la Villette, Marche Maubert, Le Trianon, and other attractions to your itinerary. And it doesn't end there: admire the masterpieces at Louvre Museum, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre, contemplate the long history of Sainte-Chapelle, and make a trip to Place de la Concorde.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Paris online road trip planner.

You can take a train from Strasbourg to Paris in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, shuttle, and flight; or drive. In May, daytime highs in Paris are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Fri) early enough to catch the train to Versailles.

Things to do in Paris

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

2
nights
Versailles

Versailles ©
Renowned for its vast royal palace and gardens built by King Louis XIV, Versailles is also one of the wealthiest suburbs of Paris and home to a new cultural notability, such as a thriving artistic and musical scene.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Palace of Versailles, Parc de Versailles, Eglise Notre-Dame de Versailles, and other attractions you added. Start off your visit on the 21st (Fri): admire the landmark architecture of Palace of Versailles. On the 22nd (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: appreciate the extensive heritage of Grand Canal, take in nature's colorful creations at L'Orangerie, walk around Parc de Versailles, make a trip to The Hall of Mirrors, thenmake a trip to La Galerie des Batailles, and finally pause for some photo ops at Monument a Louis XIV.

For traveler tips, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Versailles day trip planning site.

Take a train from Paris to Versailles in an hour. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In May, daytime highs in Versailles are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sun) so you can go by car to Etretat.

Things to do in Versailles

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trips

Fondation Claude Monet, Cathedrale Notre-Dame de Rouen
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Parc de Versailles ©
Parc de Versailles
Palace of Versailles ©
Palace of Versailles
Fondation Claude Monet ©
Fondation Claude Monet

1
night
Etretat

Etretat ©
Etretat is a small coastal village on the Alabaster Coast in Normandy.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Les Jardins d'Etretat. On the 24th (Mon), take some stellar pictures from Falaises d'Etretat and then walk around Les Jardins d'Etretat. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 25th (Tue): admire the striking features of Mont Saint-Michel and then head outdoors with Avel Char.

To find maps, ratings, photos, and tourist information, read our Etretat trip itinerary builder.

You can drive from Versailles to Etretat in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. When traveling from Versailles in May, plan for a bit cooler days in Etretat, with highs around °C, while nights are about the same with lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Tue) so you can drive to Lyon.

Things to do in Etretat

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Avel Char, Mont Saint-Michel
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Falaises d'Etretat ©
Falaises d'Etretat
Mont Saint-Michel ©
Mont Saint-Michel
Avel Char ©
Avel Char

5
nights
Lyon

Lyon ©
Lyon is a historical city with a vibrant cultural scene as the birthplace of cinema, the silk capital of the globe, and the second biggest Renaissance city following Venice.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Chapelle de la Trinite as well as Lake Annecy. The adventure continues: admire the landmark architecture of Basilique Notre Dame de Fourviere, appreciate the extensive heritage of Vieux Lyon, explore the ancient world of Théâtre gallo-romain, and wander the streets of Place des Jacobins.

To find out how to plan a trip to Lyon, use our trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from Etretat to Lyon takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Etretat in May: highs in Lyon hover around °C, while lows dip to °C. On the 31st (Mon), you'll travel to Marseille.

Things to do in Lyon

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trip

Lake Annecy
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Basilique Notre Dame de Fourviere ©
Basilique Notre Dame de Fourviere
Parc de la Tete d'Or ©
Parc de la Tete d'Or
Lake Annecy ©
Lake Annecy

2
nights
Marseille

Marseille ©
The 2013 European "Capital of Culture," Marseille is the largest port city on the breezy Mediterranean coast and the second largest city in France.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Waterskiing & Jetskiing, Calanque du Sugiton, Vallon des Auffes, and other attractions. There's lots more to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of Basilique Notre-Dame de la Garde, don't miss a visit to Moulin Le Pain Blanc, and explore the world behind art at MAC - Musee d'Art Contemporain.

For reviews, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Marseille holiday planning site.

Getting from Lyon to Marseille by train takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: drive; or fly. In June, daytime highs in Marseille are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. On the 3rd (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Cassis.

Things to do in Marseille

Historic Sites Nature Parks

Side Trip

Moulin Le Pain Blanc
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Vallon des Auffes ©
Vallon des Auffes
Basilique Notre-Dame de la Garde ©
Basilique Notre-Dame de la Garde
Chateau d'If ©
Chateau d'If

2
nights
Cassis

Cassis ©
Cassis is a commune situated east of Marseille in the department of Bouches-du-Rhône in the Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur region in southern France.It is a popular tourist destination, famous for its cliffs (falaises) and the sheltered inlets called calanques. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Boat Tours & Water Sports, Cape Canaille and Calanques. On the 4th (Fri), get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, thenhead outdoors with Calanque de Port-Miou, and then don't miss a visit to Chapelle Notre-Dame de la Garde. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the dramatic natural features at Calanques, take in the waterfront at Port de Cassis, and then head outdoors with Cape Canaille.

For more things to do, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Cassis travel planner.

Drive from Marseille to Cassis in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °C in June, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Hyeres.

Things to do in Cassis

Nature Outdoors Parks

Side Trip

Chapelle Notre-Dame de la Garde
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Calanques ©
Calanques
Port de Cassis ©
Port de Cassis
Chapelle Notre-Dame de la Garde ©
Chapelle Notre-Dame de la Garde

3
nights
Hyeres

Hyères, Provençal Occitan: Ieras in classical norm, or Iero in Mistralian norm) is a commune in the Var department in the Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur region in southeastern France.The old town lies 4km from the sea clustered around the Castle of Saint Bernard, which is set on a hill. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Tour des Templiers as well as Speedkart. Start off your visit on the 6th (Sun): look for all kinds of wild species at La Route du Sel, don't miss a visit to Tour des Templiers, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at Eglise Saint Louis, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Rade de Toulon. On the next day, enjoy the sand and surf at Plage de l'Estagnol, thenhave some family-friendly fun at Speedkart, thenget to know the fascinating history of Vieille Ville, and finally explore the striking landscape at Presqu'ile de Giens.

To find where to stay, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Hyeres tour planner.

Traveling by car from Cassis to Hyeres takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train. Expect a daytime high around °C in June, and nighttime lows around °C. On the 8th (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Saint-Tropez.

Things to do in Hyeres

Outdoors Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Rade de Toulon, Plage de l'Estagnol
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Presqu'ile de Giens ©
Presqu'ile de Giens
Vieille Ville ©
Vieille Ville

2
nights
Saint-Tropez

Saint-Tropez ©
Saint-Tropez is a town, 100km west of Nice, in the Var department of the Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur region of southeastern France. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Plage de l'Escalet, Plage des Canebiers and Azur Park. Start off your visit on the 8th (Tue): don't miss a visit to Chapelle Sainte-Anne and then kick back and relax at Plage de l'Escalet. Here are some ideas for day two: enjoy the sand and surf at Plage des Canebiers, take in the waterfront activity at St. Tropez Harbor, take an in-depth tour of Citadelle de Saint-Tropez - Musee d'histoire maritime, thenkick back and relax at Plage de Pampelonne, and finally get in on the family fun at Azur Park.

For other places to visit, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Saint-Tropez road trip planning website.

You can drive from Hyeres to Saint-Tropez in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Hyeres in June, you will find days in Saint-Tropez are a bit warmer (°C), and nights are about the same (°C). Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 10th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Saint-Raphael.

Things to do in Saint-Tropez

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Port Grimaud
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Plage de l'Escalet ©
Plage de l'Escalet
Cimetiere marin de Saint-Tropez ©
Cimetiere marin de Saint-Tropez

3
nights
Saint-Raphael

Saint-Raphael vacations have so much more to offer than an indulgent splurge on a beach.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Scuba & Snorkeling as well as Massif de l'Esterel. Start off your visit on the 11th (Fri): see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour. Keep things going the next day: head outdoors with Cap du Dramont and then make a trip to Massif de l'Esterel.

For more things to do, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, read Saint-Raphael road trip site.

Getting from Saint-Tropez to Saint-Raphael by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or do a combination of ferry and train. In June, daily temperatures in Saint-Raphael can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 13th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Nice.

Things to do in Saint-Raphael

Outdoors Tours Wildlife
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Massif de l'Esterel ©
Massif de l'Esterel
Cap du Dramont ©
Cap du Dramont

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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Musee d'Art Moderne Et d'Art Contemporain, Lérins Islands and Promenade du Paillon. Change things up with a short trip to Les Murs Peints in Cannes (about 44 minutes away). There's still lots to do: take a stroll through Vieille Ville, don't miss a visit to Place Massena, get great views at Colline du Chateau overlook, and pause for some serene contemplation at Cathedrale Saint-Nicolas a Nice.

Plan trip to Nice with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

Traveling by car from Saint-Raphael to Nice takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Saint-Raphael in June, you will find days in Nice are slightly colder (°C), and nights are somewhat warmer (°C). On the 18th (Fri), you'll travel back home.

Things to do in Nice

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trips

Cannes, Le Jardin Exotique d'Eze
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Lérins Islands ©
Lérins Islands
Vieille Ville ©
Vieille Ville
Colline du Chateau overlook ©
Colline du Chateau overlook

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