10 days in France Itinerary

10 days in France Itinerary

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Paris
— 2 nights
2
Bayeux
— 2 nights
3
Avignon
— 2 nights
4
Nice
— 3 nights

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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.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Eiffel Tower and Arc de Triomphe. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Louvre Museum and Le Marais. The adventure continues: explore the world behind art at Musee d'Orsay, examine the collection at Musee Rodin, appreciate the extensive heritage of Champs-Elysees, and contemplate the waterfront views at Seine River.

To find other places to visit, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, use the Paris vacation builder site.

London, UK to Paris is an approximately 3.5-hour train ride. You can also fly; or do a combination of car and train. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from London to Paris due to the time zone difference. March in Paris sees daily highs of 13°C and lows of 3°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Fri) so you can drive to Bayeux.

Things to do in Paris

Museums · Historic Sites · Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Musee d'Orsay ©
Musee d'Orsay
Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower

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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 4th (Sat), explore the world behind art at Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux, stroll through Omaha Beach, then explore the different monuments and memorials at Normandy American Cemetery, and finally stroll the grounds of Bayeux War Cemetery.

Plan my day in Bayeux using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.

Getting from Paris to Bayeux by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. In March, plan for daily highs up to 13°C, and evening lows to 3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sun) so you can travel to Avignon.

Things to do in Bayeux

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trips

Normandy American Cemetery, Omaha Beach
Highlights from your plan
Omaha Beach ©
Omaha Beach
Normandy American Cemetery ©
Normandy American Cemetery
Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux ©
Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux

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Avignon

Avignon ©
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.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Sun): head off the coast to Ile de la Barthelasse, then make a trip to Pont d'Avignon, and then step into the grandiose world of Palais des Papes. Keep things going the next day: trek along Le Sentier des Ocres, then do a tasting at Chateau la Croix des Pins, and then learn about winemaking at Auberge du Vin.

To see maps, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Avignon trip maker site.

Do a combination of flight and train from Bayeux to Avignon in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. When traveling from Bayeux in March, plan for a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Avignon: temperatures range from 18°C by day to 5°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Nice.

Things to do in Avignon

Historic Sites · Parks · Wineries

Side Trips

Mazan, Le Sentier des Ocres
Highlights from your plan
Palais des Papes ©
Palais des Papes
Le Sentier des Ocres ©
Le Sentier des Ocres
Pont d'Avignon ©
Pont d'Avignon

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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.
Visit La Croisette and Lérins Islands for their historical value. Do your shopping at Rue d'Antibes and VinAzur - Vins de provence. There's much more to do: contemplate the long history of Villa & Jardins Ephrussi de Rothschild, browse the eclectic array of goods at Marche aux Fleurs Cours Saleya, explore the world behind art at Musee d'Art Moderne Et d'Art Contemporain, and enjoy the sand and surf at Castel Plage.

To see where to stay, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Nice travel planner.

You can drive from Avignon to Nice in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Avignon in March since evenings lows in Nice dip to 9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Nice

Historic Sites · Parks · Museums

Side Trips

Cannes, Villa & Jardins Ephrussi de Rothschild, VinAzur - Vins de provence, Musee Renoir
Highlights from your plan
Villa & Jardins Ephrussi de Rothschild ©
Villa & Jardins Ephrussi de Rothschild
La Croisette ©
La Croisette
Rue d'Antibes ©
Rue d'Antibes

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