15 days in France Itinerary

15 days in France Itinerary

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Fly
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Paris
— 1 day
Train to Montpellier Saint-Roch, Taxi to Saint-Guilhem-le-Desert
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Saint-Guilhem-le-Desert
— 1 night
Drive
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Carcassonne Center
— 6 nights
Drive
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Amboise
— 1 night
Drive
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Blois
— 1 night
Drive
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Orleans
— 1 night
Drive
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Paris
— 3 nights
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Paris

City of Light

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.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Sat): admire the landmark architecture of La Madeleine.

To see ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Paris online trip itinerary planner.

Los Angeles, USA to Paris is an approximately 14-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Los Angeles to Paris is 9 hours. In September, Paris is little chillier than Los Angeles - with highs of 70°F and lows of 53°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Sat) early enough to travel to Saint-Guilhem-le-Desert.

Things to do in Paris

Highlights from your trip
La Madeleine ©
Architectural Building
La Madeleine
4.4

1
night
Saint-Guilhem-le-Desert

Saint-Guilhem-le-Désert is a commune in the Hérault department in the Occitanie region in southern France.Situated in the narrow valley of the Gellone river where it meets the steep sided gorge of the Hérault River, Saint-Guilhem-le-Désert is essentially a medieval village located on the Chemin de St-Jacques pilgrim route to Santiago de Compostella.HistoryThe village has maintained its historic state. Kick off your visit on the 17th (Sun): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Prieure Saint-Michel de Grandmont, explore the activities along Lac du Salagou, then snap pictures at Pont du Diable, then explore the striking landscape at Grotte de Clamouse, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Abbaye de Saint-Guilhem-le-Desert.

For ratings, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Saint-Guilhem-le-Desert road trip planning tool.

Getting from Paris to Saint-Guilhem-le-Desert by combination of train and taxi takes about 5 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and car; or drive. Traveling from Paris in September, things will get somewhat warmer in Saint-Guilhem-le-Desert: highs are around 76°F and lows about 60°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Carcassonne Center.

Things to do in Saint-Guilhem-le-Desert

Nature · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip
Grotte de Clamouse ©
Geologic Formation
Grotte de Clamouse
4.7

6
nights
Carcassonne Center

Your day by day itinerary now includes Cathedrale Sainte-Cecile, Eglise St. Vincent and Mayronnes Sculpture Trail. Visit Cité de Carcassonne and Carcassonne Cathedral for their historical value. Get some cultural insight at O'Vineyards and Cathar Castles. Get out of town with these interesting Carcassonne Center side-trips: Plage Naturiste (in Cap-d'Agde), Musee Toulouse-Lautrec (in Albi) and Abbaye de Fontfroide (in Narbonne).

To find reviews, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, go to the Carcassonne Center day trip planning app.

You can drive from Saint-Guilhem-le-Desert to Carcassonne Center in 2 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. In September, daytime highs in Carcassonne Center are 76°F, while nighttime lows are 58°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Amboise.

Things to do in Carcassonne Center

Historic Sites · Parks · Outdoors · Nature

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip
Cathar Castles ©
Historic Site
Cathar Castles
4.8
Chateau Comtal ©
Castle
Chateau Comtal
4.4

1
night
Amboise

Amboise is a commune in the Indre-et-Loire department in central France. Start off your visit on the 23rd (Sat): explore the historical opulence of Chateau Royal d'Amboise, explore the activities along Loire River, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Eglise Saint-Denis. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: do a tasting at Troglo Degusto, then examine the collection at Chateau de Chenonceau, and then take an in-depth tour of Le Chateau du Clos Luce - Parc Leonardo da Vinci.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, read Amboise day trip planner.

Traveling by car from Carcassonne Center to Amboise takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train, flight, and car. Traveling from Carcassonne Center in September, plan for a bit cooler nights in Amboise, with lows around 53°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Sun) early enough to drive to Blois.

Things to do in Amboise

Historic Sites · Museums · Wineries · Nature

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip
Troglo Degusto ©
Must see
Troglo Degusto
4.7
Chateau de Chenonceau ©
Specialty Museum
Chateau de Chenonceau
4.6

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Blois

Town of Art and History

Situated on the banks of the lower Loire river, Blois opens doors to many activities centered along the banks of the river.
For ratings, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Blois day trip planning app.

Getting from Amboise to Blois by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a train. Expect a daytime high around 72°F in September, and nighttime lows around 50°F. On the 25th (Mon), you'll travel to Orleans.

Things to do in Blois

Historic Sites · Tours · Outdoors · Parks

1
night
Orleans

Orléans is a city in north-central France, about 111km southwest of Paris. Start off your visit on the 25th (Mon): make a trip to Place du Martroi, explore the historical opulence of Chateau de La Ferte Saint Aubin, then steep yourself in history at Hotel Groslot, and finally grab your bike and head to Loire a Velo Cycle Path.

To find reviews, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Orleans vacation planner.

Traveling by car from Blois to Orleans takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train. Expect a daytime high around 71°F in September, and nighttime lows around 51°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Paris.

Things to do in Orleans

Trails · Historic Sites · Outdoors · Parks

Side Trip

Highlights from your trip
Loire a Velo Cycle Path
Biking Trail
Loire a Velo Cycle Path
4.5
Hotel Groslot ©
Historic Site
Hotel Groslot
4.5

3
nights
Paris

City of Light

Your day by day itinerary now includes Petit Palais, Champs-Elysees, Sainte-Chapelle, and other attractions you added. Get some historical perspective at Arc de Triomphe and Eglise Saint-Louis en l'Ile. Get some cultural insight at Canal Saint-Martin and The Army Museum. See even more of Paris: make a trip to Pont Alexandre III.

To find where to stay, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Paris trip planner.

Getting from Orleans to Paris by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. On the 29th (Fri), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Paris

Highlights from your trip
Arc de Triomphe ©
Must see
Arc de Triomphe
4.6
Louvre Museum ©
Must see
Louvre Museum
4.6
Eiffel Tower ©
Must see
Eiffel Tower
4.5

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