5 days in Reims & Saint-Avold Itinerary

5 days in Reims & Saint-Avold Itinerary

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Reims
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Saint-Avold
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Reims — 2 nights

Reims is home to Champagne--the most celebrated and celebratory wine in the world.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Sun): get engrossed in the history at Museum of the Surrender, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedrale Notre-Dame de Reims, then explore the world behind art at Musee des Beaux-Arts, and finally admire the striking features of Palais du Tau. Here are some ideas for day two: take an in-depth tour of Caverne du Dragon, then steep yourself in history at Porte d'Ardon, and then view the masterpieces at Musee Jeanne d'Aboville.

For traveler tips, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Reims trip itinerary planning tool.

If you are flying in from Germany, the closest major aiports are Charles de Gaulle International Airport, Paris-Orly Airport and Paris Beauvais Tillé Airport. In May, daily temperatures in Reims can reach 21°C, while at night they dip to 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Tue) so you can drive to Saint-Avold.
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Saint-Avold — 2 nights

Saint-Avold is a commune in the Moselle department in Grand Est in north-eastern France.It is situated twenty-eight miles (45 km) east of Metz, France and seventeen miles (27 km) southwest of Saarbrücken, Germany.HistoryThe Saint-Avold area has frequently suffered invasions and since the nineteenth century has been controlled alternately by German and French authorities.The original Abbey of Saint Nabor began as an oratory for a sixth-century monastery. Museum-lovers will get to explore Lalique Museum and Musee Les Mineurs Wendel. Kids will enjoy Parc Animalier de Sainte-Croix and Aqua Mundo. Step out of Saint-Avold to go to Garrebourg and see Cristal Lehrer Bruno, which is approximately 1h 5 min away. There's more to do: explore the different monuments and memorials at Lorraine American Cemetery and Memorial and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilique Notre-Dame de Bon Secours.

To find reviews, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Saint-Avold journey maker website.

Getting from Reims to Saint-Avold by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: drive. May in Saint-Avold sees daily highs of 21°C and lows of 10°C at night.
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