16 days in France Itinerary

16 days in France Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Paris
— 4 nights
2
Bayeux
— 2 nights
3
Marseille
— 2 nights
4
Saint-Tropez
— 2 nights
5
Nice
— 5 nights

4
nights
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.
Step out of Paris with an excursion to Palace of Versailles in Versailles--about 48 minutes away. There's still lots to do: explore the galleries of Louvre Museum, contemplate the long history of Eiffel Tower, admire the masterpieces at Musee d'Orsay, and admire the striking features of Arc de Triomphe.

To find more things to do, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Paris trip planner.

Cairo, Egypt to Paris is an approximately 8.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of car and train. The time zone difference when traveling from Cairo to Paris is minus 1 hour. Expect much colder weather when traveling from Cairo in June: highs in Paris hover around 27°C, while lows dip to 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Tue) so you can drive to Bayeux.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks

Side Trip

Palace of Versailles
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Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Musee d'Orsay ©
Musee d'Orsay
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower

2
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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.
Start off your visit on the 6th (Wed): look for gifts at Fantastic Attic, take an in-depth tour of Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux, then stroll the grounds of Bayeux War Cemetery, and finally stroll the grounds of Normandy American Cemetery.

To see traveler tips and other tourist information, go to the Bayeux tour planner.

Getting from Paris to Bayeux by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. When traveling from Paris in June, plan for a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Bayeux: temperatures range from 24°C by day to 12°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Thu) so you can travel to Marseille.

Things to do in Bayeux

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping

Side Trip

Normandy American Cemetery
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Normandy American Cemetery ©
Normandy American Cemetery
Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux ©
Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux
 Bayeux War Cemetery
Bayeux War Cemetery

2
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Marseille

Marseille ©
The 2013 European "Capital of Culture," Marseille is the largest port city on the breezy Mediterranean coast and the second largest city in France.
Go for a jaunt from Marseille to Les Baux de Provence to see Carrieres des Lumieres about 1h 10 min away. There's much more to do: explore the striking landscape at Calanques, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathédrale La Major, make a trip to Parc National des Calanques, and take a stroll through The Panier.

For reviews, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Marseille trip itinerary planning tool.

Fly from Bayeux to Marseille in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Bayeux in June; daily highs in Marseille reach 33°C and lows reach 20°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sat) so you can go by car to Saint-Tropez.

Things to do in Marseille

Nature · Parks · Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Calanques, Carrieres des Lumieres
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Calanques ©
Calanques
Basilique Notre-Dame de la Garde ©
Basilique Notre-Dame de la Garde
Carrieres des Lumieres ©
Carrieres des Lumieres

2
nights
Saint-Tropez

Saint-Tropez ©
Saint-Tropez is a town, 100km west of Nice, in the Var department of the Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur region of southeastern France. Start off your visit on the 10th (Sun): take in the waterfront activity at St. Tropez Harbor, kick back and relax at Plage de Pampelonne, and then visit Port Grimaud. On your second day here, enjoy the sand and surf at Plage de Sylvabelle, tour the water at your own pace with HPCO - Location Barques Electriques, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Plage de Guerrevieille.

For ratings, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Saint-Tropez trip maker.

Getting from Marseille to Saint-Tropez by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. In June in Saint-Tropez, expect temperatures between 34°C during the day and 17°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Mon) so you can drive to Nice.

Things to do in Saint-Tropez

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trips

Grimaud, Plage de Sylvabelle
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Plage de Pampelonne ©
Plage de Pampelonne
St. Tropez Harbor ©
St. Tropez Harbor
Port Grimaud ©
Port Grimaud

5
nights
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.
When in Nice, make a side trip to see Saint-Paul de Vence in St-Paul-de-Vence, approximately St-Paul-de-Vence away. Spend the 12th (Tue) exploring the fascinating underwater world at Marineland. The adventure continues: take a stroll through Vieille Ville, get great views at Colline du Chateau overlook, make a trip to Promenade des Anglais, and explore the world behind art at Musee d'Art Moderne Et d'Art Contemporain.

For where to stay, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, read our Nice trip itinerary maker website.

Getting from Saint-Tropez to Nice by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or do a combination of ferry and train. When traveling from Saint-Tropez in June, plan for a bit cooler days in Nice, with highs around 28°C, while nights are a bit warmer with lows around 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 16th (Sat) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Nice

Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Marineland, Saint-Paul de Vence, Le Jardin Exotique d'Eze
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Food Tours
Vieille Ville ©
Vieille Ville
Colline du Chateau overlook ©
Colline du Chateau overlook

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