24 days in France Itinerary

24 days in France Itinerary

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Fly
1
Paris
— 4 nights
Train
2
Bordeaux
— 2 nights
Drive
3
Toulouse
— 2 nights
Drive
4
Avignonet Lauragais
— 1 night
Drive
5
Castelnaudary
— 1 night
Drive
6
Carcassonne Center
— 1 night
Drive
7
Olonzac
— 1 night
Drive
8
Capestang
— 1 night
Drive
9
Cap-d'Agde
— 1 night
Drive
10
Sete
— 1 night
Drive
11
Montpellier
— 2 nights
Drive
12
Avignon
— 3 nights
Train
13
Paris
— 2 nights
Fly

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4
nights
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.
Paris is known for museums, historic sites, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the world behind art at Louvre Museum, don't miss a visit to Place de la Concorde, test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, and admire the landmark architecture of Arc de Triomphe.

To find traveler tips, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Paris day trip website.

Melbourne, Australia to Paris is an approximately 25-hour flight. The time zone changes from Australian Eastern Standard Time to Central European Standard Time, which is usually a -9 hour difference. In April, Paris is slightly colder than Melbourne - with highs of 18°C and lows of 6°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Tue) to allow time to take a train to Bordeaux.

Things to do in Paris

Highlights from your trip
Louvre Museum ©
Must see
Louvre Museum
4.6
Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris ©
Architectural Building
Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris
3.6
Eiffel Tower ©
Must see
Eiffel Tower
4.5

2
nights
Bordeaux

The Port of the Moon

With a long history of producing regional wines since the Romans brought grapevines here during the first century, so many people consider Bordeaux to be the wine capital of the world.
Go for a jaunt from Bordeaux to Pyla-sur-Mer to see La Grande Dune du Pilat about 58 minutes away. There's lots more to do: appreciate the extensive heritage of Place de la Bourse, savor the flavors at Food & Drink, take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Andre Cathedral, and don't miss a visit to The Water Mirror.

Take the guesswork out of planning a Bordeaux vacation by using our trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by train from Paris to Bordeaux takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. In April in Bordeaux, expect temperatures between 20°C during the day and 9°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Toulouse.

Things to do in Bordeaux

Tours · Wineries · Parks · Nature

Side Trip

Highlights from your trip
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Wine Tour / Tasting
Wine Tours & Tastings
4.4
Place de la Bourse ©
World heritage site
Place de la Bourse
4.7
La Grande Dune du Pilat
Geologic Formation
La Grande Dune du Pilat
4.8

2
nights
Toulouse

La Ville Rose (Pink City)

On the Garonne River, Toulouse is on the site of an ancient Roman settlement, and even today, many of the smaller streets follow their Roman counterparts, while many of the red brick buildings are built in a pseudo-Roman style.
On the 26th (Fri), explore the world behind art at Musee des Augustins, test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Basilique Saint-Sernin, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Church of Les Jacobins, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Couvent des Jacobins, and finally don't miss a visit to Le Capitole. On the 27th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get a sense of history and politics at Theatre du Capitole and then admire the natural beauty at Jardin Japonais.

To find ratings, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, read Toulouse day trip tool.

Getting from Bordeaux to Toulouse by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In April, daytime highs in Toulouse are 21°C, while nighttime lows are 9°C. On the 27th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Avignonet Lauragais.

Things to do in Toulouse

Highlights from your trip
Basilique Saint-Sernin ©
Religious Site
Basilique Saint-Sernin
4.6
Musee des Augustins ©
Art Museum
Musee des Augustins
4.4
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Room Escape Game
Room Escape Games
4.8

1
night
Avignonet Lauragais

On the 27th (Sat), take in the dramatic natural features at La fontaine de fontestorbes.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Avignonet Lauragais day trip planning tool.

Getting from Toulouse to Avignonet Lauragais by car takes about an hour. In April in Avignonet Lauragais, expect temperatures between 20°C during the day and 9°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Castelnaudary.

Things to do in Avignonet Lauragais

Parks · Nature

Side Trip

Highlights from your trip
La fontaine de fontestorbes ©
Geologic Formation
La fontaine de fontestorbes
4.3

1
night
Castelnaudary

Castelnaudary is a commune in the Aude department in the Occitanie region in south France. Start off your visit on the 28th (Sun): look for gifts at Chez Christophe, contemplate the waterfront views at Lac de Saint-Ferreol, take in nature's colorful creations at The Reservoir, then admire the striking features of Abbaye de Saint-Papoul, and finally don't miss a visit to Les 4 Ecluses Saint-Roch.

To find maps, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Castelnaudary day trip planner.

Castelnaudary is very close to Avignonet Lauragais. In April, plan for daily highs up to 20°C, and evening lows to 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Mon) early enough to drive to Carcassonne Center.

Things to do in Castelnaudary

Parks · Nature · Museums · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip
The Reservoir ©
Garden
The Reservoir
4.2
Chez Christophe ©
Gift & Specialty Shop
Chez Christophe
4.9

1
night
Carcassonne Center

Start off your visit on the 29th (Mon): wander the streets of Cité de Carcassonne and then step into the grandiose world of Chateau Comtal. On the next day, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Eglise Saint-Nazaire, then contemplate the long history of Cathar Castles, and then make a trip to Chateau et Remparts de la Cite de Carcassonne.

To see where to stay, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Carcassonne Center trip builder app.

Traveling by car from Castelnaudary to Carcassonne Center takes an hour. In April, plan for daily highs up to 20°C, and evening lows to 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 30th (Tue) to allow time for the car ride to Olonzac.

Things to do in Carcassonne Center

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods
Highlights from your trip
Cité de Carcassonne ©
World heritage site
Cité de Carcassonne
4.5
Chateau Comtal ©
Castle
Chateau Comtal
4.4

1
night
Olonzac

Kick off your visit on the 30th (Tue): take an in-depth tour of Musee Hurepel and then don't miss a visit to Le site cathare de Minerve.

For maps, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Olonzac trip app.

Getting from Carcassonne Center to Olonzac by car takes about an hour. In April in Olonzac, expect temperatures between 20°C during the day and 9°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Capestang.

Things to do in Olonzac

Museums

Side Trip

Highlights from your trip
Musee Hurepel ©
History Museum
Musee Hurepel
4.9

1
night
Capestang

On the 1st (Wed), make a trip to Collegiale Saint-Etienne, look for gifts at Comptoir de Cazouls - Les Vignerons du Pays d'Enserune, get to know the resident critters at Mini Ferme Zoo, then make a trip to Malpas Tunnel, then explore the ancient world of Oppidum d'Enserune, and finally contemplate the long history of Site and archaeological museum Ensérune.

To find maps, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Capestang holiday builder tool.

Capestang is just a stone's throw from Olonzac. In May in Capestang, expect temperatures between 25°C during the day and 15°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Thu) so you can go by car to Cap-d'Agde.

Things to do in Capestang

Historic Sites · Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Shopping

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip

1
night
Cap-d'Agde

On the 2nd (Thu), enjoy the sand and surf at Plage de la Grande Conque, head outdoors with Cap d’Agde Naturist Village, and then relax and rejuvenate at Fish Massage Marseillan Plage.

For photos, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Cap-d'Agde tour itinerary planning site.

You can drive from Capestang to Cap-d'Agde in an hour. In May, daily temperatures in Cap-d'Agde can reach 24°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Fri) early enough to drive to Sete.

Things to do in Cap-d'Agde

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Spas

Side Trip

Highlights from your trip

1
night
Sete

Sète, known as Cette until 1928, is a commune in the Hérault department in the Occitanie region in southern France. Start off your visit on the 3rd (Fri): visit a coastal fixture at Phare Saint Louis, then take some stellar pictures from Mont St-Clair, then don't miss a visit to Notre-Dame-de-la-Salette, and finally see the interesting displays at Espace Georges Brassens. On the 4th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: stroll around Museum-Park Dinosaur and the man s evolution and then test the waters at a local thermal spa.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Sete trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Drive from Cap-d'Agde to Sete in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train. In May, daytime highs in Sete are 25°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Sat) early enough to drive to Montpellier.

Things to do in Sete

Spas · Historic Sites · Museums · Parks

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip
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Thermal Spa
Thermal Spas
2.6
Espace Georges  Brassens ©
Specialty Museum
Espace Georges Brassens
4.6
Mont St-Clair ©
Lookout
Mont St-Clair
4.7

2
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Montpellier

"Montpellier is a modern, compact, and fast-growing city about 10 km (6 mi) inland from the Mediterranean coast with an active, youthful vibe.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Sat): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedrale St-Pierre. On the next day, head outdoors with Promenade a Cheval La Marisma, then identify plant and animal life at Le Parc Ornithologique de Pont de Gau, then get great views at Tour Carbonniere, and finally get a taste of the local shopping with Place de la Comedie.

For photos, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Montpellier trip planner.

Traveling by car from Sete to Montpellier takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train. In May, daily temperatures in Montpellier can reach 26°C, while at night they dip to 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Mon) so you can drive to Avignon.

Things to do in Montpellier

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Wildlife · Fun & Games

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip
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Room Escape Game
Room Escape Games
4.9

3
nights
Avignon

City of Popes

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.
Change things up with these side-trips from Avignon: Pont du Gard (in Vers-Pont-du-Gard), Nimes (La Maison Carree & Arenes de Nimes) and Carrieres des Lumieres (in Les Baux de Provence). Dedicate the 9th (Thu) to wine at some of the top wineries in the area. There's much more to do: step into the grandiose world of Palais des Papes, snap pictures at Pont d'Avignon, take an in-depth tour of Musee Calvet, and don't miss a visit to Place Crillon.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, use the Avignon trip itinerary website.

You can drive from Montpellier to Avignon in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 27°C in May, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Thu) early enough to take a train to Paris.

Things to do in Avignon

Tours · Wineries · Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip
Palais des Papes ©
World heritage site
Palais des Papes
4.3

2
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Paris

City of Light

Start off your visit on the 10th (Fri): wander the streets of Le Marais, steep yourself in history at Sainte-Chapelle, then walk around Luxembourg Gardens, and finally shop like a local with Champs-Elysees.

To see reviews, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Paris trip builder tool.

Take a train from Avignon to Paris in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. When traveling from Avignon in May, plan for a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Paris: temperatures range from 20°C by day to 11°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Paris

Highlights from your trip
Champs-Elysees ©
Shopping
Champs-Elysees
3.6
Le Marais ©
Neighborhood
Le Marais
4.7

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