60 days in France Itinerary

60 days in France Itinerary

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Aigues-Mortes
— 6 nights
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Montpellier
— 3 nights
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Lyon
— 4 nights
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Clermont-Ferrand
— 1 night
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Vichy
— 1 night
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Chaumont
— 3 nights
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Chalons-en-Champagne
— 4 nights
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Amiens
— 5 nights
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Paris
— 7 nights
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Rennes
— 4 nights
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Dinan
— 3 nights
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Saint-Malo
— 6 nights
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Montauban
— 5 nights
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Homps
— 1 night
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Carcassonne Center
— 5 nights
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Aigues-Mortes

Aigues-Mortes is a French commune in the Gard department in the Occitanie region of southern France.The medieval city walls surrounding the city are well preserved.The inhabitants of the commune are known as Aigues-Mortais or Aigues-Mortaises.GeographyAigues-Mortes is located in the Petite Camargue some 90km northwest of Marseilles. Get in touch with nature at Le Parc Ornithologique de Pont de Gau and Plage Napoleon. Get some cultural insight at Carrieres des Lumieres and Chateau de Lourmarin. Get out of town with these interesting Aigues-Mortes side-trips: Saintes-Maries-de-la-Mer (Promenade a Cheval La Marisma & Plage de Beauduc), Plage de Piemanson (in Salin de Giraud) and Arenes de Nimes (in Nimes). There's much more to do: experience rural life at Truffle Hunting at Les Pastras, enjoy the sand and surf at Plage Champigny, tour the pleasant surroundings at Plage des Laurons, and admire the landmark architecture of Tours et Remparts d'Aigues-Mortes.

To see traveler tips, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Aigues-Mortes trip builder site.

Barcelona, Spain to Aigues-Mortes is an approximately 4-hour car ride. You can also take a train; or take a bus. In June, plan for daily highs up to 31°C, and evening lows to 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Fri) so you can drive to Montpellier.

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Tours et Remparts d'Aigues-Mortes ©
Architectural Building
Tours et Remparts d'Aigues-Mortes
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3
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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.
Take a break from the city and head to Maison de la Nature and La Grotte des Demoiselles. Get some cultural insight at Musee Fabre and Chateau de l'Engarran. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Montpellier: Plage de la Corniche (in Sete) and Nimes (La Maison Carree & Arenes de Nimes).

To find more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Montpellier trip planner.

Traveling by car from Aigues-Mortes to Montpellier takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 34°C in July, and nighttime lows around 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Mon) to allow time to take a train to Lyon.

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Musee Fabre ©
Art Museum
Musee Fabre
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4
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Lyon

Culinary Capital of France

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.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Basilique Notre Dame de Fourviere and Fourviere Hill. Get some historical perspective at Vieux Lyon and Palais Ideal du Facteur Cheval. Get out of town with these interesting Lyon side-trips: Canyon'In (in Grenoble), Chateau Historique de Pierreclos (in Pierreclos) and Cite medievale de Perouges (in Perouges). The adventure continues: explore the world behind art at Museum of Fine Arts of Lyon and walk around Parc de la Tete d'Or.

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Getting from Montpellier to Lyon by train takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In July, daytime highs in Lyon are 34°C, while nighttime lows are 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Fri) early enough to drive to Clermont-Ferrand.

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Palais Ideal du Facteur Cheval
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Basilique Notre Dame de Fourviere
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Fourviere Hill ©
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Fourviere Hill
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Clermont-Ferrand

France's Liverpool

Famous for its chain of extinct volcanoes surrounding Clermont-Ferrand includes the highest Puy-de-Dôme volcano only 13 km (8 mi) from its city center.
On the 14th (Sat), explore the historical opulence of Chateau de Tournoel and then contemplate the geological forces at Puy-de-Dome Volcano.

To find where to stay, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Clermont-Ferrand trip itinerary website.

Traveling by car from Lyon to Clermont-Ferrand takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Lyon in July: high temperatures in Clermont-Ferrand hover around 30°C and lows are around 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sat) so you can drive to Vichy.

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1
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Vichy

Start off your visit on the 15th (Sun): step into the grandiose world of Chateau de Montgilbert.

For reviews, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Vichy trip itinerary planning app.

Drive from Clermont-Ferrand to Vichy in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train. Expect a daytime high around 30°C in July, and nighttime lows around 17°C. On the 15th (Sun), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Chaumont.

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Chaumont

Chaumont is a commune of France, and the capital (or préfecture) of the Haute-Marne department., it has a population of 23,011.The city stands on the river Marne and is situated on the railway linking Paris and Basel, which runs over a 52m tall and 600m long viaduct built in 1856.HistoryHistorically the seat of the Counts of Bassigny and later of Champagne, Chaumont was the venue of an offensive treaty against Napoleon I signed by the United Kingdom, Austria, Prussia, and Russia in 1814. Get a sense of the local culture at Abbaye de Fontenay and Saint Mihiel American Cemetery. Explore Chaumont's surroundings by going to Chateau of Bussy-Rabutin (in Bussy-le-Grand) and Nigloland, Parc D'Attractions & Hotel (in Dolancourt).

To see photos, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, read Chaumont trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Vichy to Chaumont in 4 hours. July in Chaumont sees daily highs of 30°C and lows of 17°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Chalons-en-Champagne.

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Abbaye de Fontenay ©
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Abbaye de Fontenay
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Chalons-en-Champagne

Châlons-en-Champagne is a city in France. Get a sense of the local culture at Ouvrage de La Ferte and Moet et Chandon. Your inner history buff will appreciate Chateau de Pierrefonds and Abbaye Saint-Pierre d'Hautvillers. Explore Chalons-en-Champagne's surroundings by going to Foret Domaniale de Verzy (in Verzy), Champagne Tarlant (in Oeuilly) and Champagne Domi Moreau (in Mancy). There's still lots to do: do a tasting at Champagne Roger-Constant Lemaire and head outdoors with La Hotte du Diable.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, read Chalons-en-Champagne road trip planning website.

You can drive from Chaumont to Chalons-en-Champagne in 2 hours. In July, daily temperatures in Chalons-en-Champagne can reach 28°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sun) early enough to travel to Amiens.

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Champagne Domi Moreau ©
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Champagne Domi Moreau
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Amiens

City of Canals

Lovers of literature will adore Amiens as the hometown of author Jules Verne, along with the Somme canal linked to the Canal du Nord that runs through the town to the English Channel.
Cathedrale Notre-Dame d'Amiens and Basilique Notre-Dame de Bonsecours are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Get in touch with nature at Le Touquet Beach and Cran d'Escalles. Get out of town with these interesting Amiens side-trips: Le Fleuve La Veules (in Veules-les-Roses), Centre d'Art Contemporain Matmut (in Saint-Pierre-de-Varengeville) and Calais (l'Hotel de Ville de Calais & Calais Beach). The adventure continues: steep yourself in history at Beaumont-Hamel Newfoundland Memorial, explore the different monuments and memorials at Australian National Memorial, wander the streets of St-Leu, and experience rural life at Le neufchatel.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Amiens trip planner.

You can drive from Chalons-en-Champagne to Amiens in 2.5 hours. In July, daily temperatures in Amiens can reach 28°C, while at night they dip to 16°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Paris.

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7
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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.
Take a break from the city and head to Île de la Cité and Seine River. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Eiffel Tower and Musee d'Orsay. Step out of Paris to go to Versailles and see Palace of Versailles, which is approximately 48 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: wander the streets of Le Marais, admire the masterpieces at Centre National d'Art et de Culture George Pompidou, admire the striking features of Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris, and visit Saint Germain des Pres Quarter.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Paris trip planner.

Traveling by car from Amiens to Paris takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 30°C in July, and nighttime lows around 18°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Fri) so you can take a train to Rennes.

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Sainte-Chapelle
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Louvre Museum ©
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Louvre Museum
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Eiffel Tower ©
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Eiffel Tower
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Rennes

Many tour guides skip Rennes, a "City of Art and History," but that doesn't mean you should.
Popular historic sites such as Mont Saint-Michel and Cathedrale de Coutances are in your itinerary. Escape the urban bustle at Plage Saint-Martin-de-Brehal and Beach of Genets. Venture out of the city with trips to Église Saint-Pierre - Le Mont-Saint-Michel (in Mont-Saint-Michel), Cimetiere Militaire Americain de Saint-James (in Saint James) and Pointe D'Agon (in Agon-Coutainville). Next up on the itinerary: walk around Parc du Thabor, stop by Andouillerie de la Baleine, and learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Zoo de Champrepus.

To see maps, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Rennes online travel planner.

Traveling by train from Paris to Rennes takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In August, plan for daily highs up to 28°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Dinan.

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3
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Dinan

Dinan is a walled Breton town and a commune in the Côtes-d'Armor department in northwestern France.GeographyIts geographical setting is exceptional. Do some cultural sightseeing at Mont Saint-Michel and Cimetiere Militaire Americain de Saint-James. Relax by the water at Plage Saint-Martin-de-Brehal and Pointe D'Agon. Get out of town with these interesting Dinan side-trips: Église Saint-Pierre - Le Mont-Saint-Michel (in Mont-Saint-Michel), Beach of Genets (in Genets) and Andouillerie de la Baleine (in Gavray). It doesn't end there: explore the historical opulence of Chateau de Dinan.

For reviews, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Dinan travel itinerary planner.

You can drive from Rennes to Dinan in an hour. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. In August, daytime highs in Dinan are 25°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Fri) so you can go by car to Saint-Malo.

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Saint-Malo

Once the feared base of pirates and heavily fortified against Norman attacks, today's coastal Saint-Malo is one of the top tourist draws.
Get in touch with nature at Dunes d'Hattainville and Plage de Barneville.. Relax by the water at Plage du Sillon and Beach of Genets. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Saint-Malo: Mont Saint-Michel (in Mont-Saint-Michel), Chateau de Fougeres (in Fougeres) and Cimetiere Militaire Americain de Saint-James (in Saint James). And it doesn't end there: steep yourself in history at Pointe du Hoc, look for gifts at La Maison du Biscuit, explore the historical opulence of Chateau Fort de Pirou, and get great views at Pointe D'Agon.

To see maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Saint-Malo trip itinerary tool.

Saint-Malo is very close to Dinan. In August, daily temperatures in Saint-Malo can reach 26°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Thu) early enough to travel to Montauban.

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Mont Saint-Michel ©
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Mont Saint-Michel
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Pointe du Hoc ©
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Pointe du Hoc
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5
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Montauban

Montauban is a commune in the Tarn-et-Garonne department in the Occitanie region in southern France. Chateau des Milandes and Chateau de Monbazillac will appeal to history buffs. Get outdoors at Mount Perdu and Le Gouffre de Proumeyssac. Get out of town with these interesting Montauban side-trips: Chateau de Beynac (in Beynac-et-Cazenac), The Maison Forte de Reignac (in Tursac) and Chateau de Castelnaud (in Castelnaud-la-Chapelle). Next up on the itinerary: step into the grandiose world of Chateau de Bridoire, steep yourself in history at Roc de Cazelle, get to know the resident critters at Reserve Zoologique de Calviac, and experience rural life at Ferme du Brusquand.

To see maps, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Montauban online day trip planner.

Getting from Saint-Malo to Montauban by flight takes about 6 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Saint-Malo in August; daily highs in Montauban reach 32°C and lows reach 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Wed) early enough to travel to Homps.

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1
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Homps

For where to stay, reviews, maps, and tourist information, go to the Homps trip maker site.

You can drive from Montauban to Homps in 2 hours. Expect a daytime high around 33°C in August, and nighttime lows around 19°C. You will leave for Carcassonne Center on the 23rd (Thu).

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Carcassonne Center

Visit Carcassonne Cathedral and Chateau Comtal for their historical value. Visiting Mount Perdu and Lac de la Cavayere will get you outdoors.

To see maps, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Carcassonne Center itinerary planning app.

Drive from Homps to Carcassonne Center in an hour. In August, daytime highs in Carcassonne Center are 33°C, while nighttime lows are 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 28th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive back home.

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