8 days in France Itinerary

8 days in France Itinerary

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1
Nice
— 2 nights
2
Marseille
— 2 nights
3
Paris
— 3 nights

2
nights
Nice

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.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Sat): don't miss a visit to Promenade des Anglais, wander the streets of Vieille Ville, and then explore the world behind art at Musee d'Art Moderne Et d'Art Contemporain. Here are some ideas for day two: admire the natural beauty at Les Jardins Bioves, then get great views at Colline du Chateau overlook, then don't miss a visit to Place Massena, and finally test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms.

For maps, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Nice trip builder app.

Cairo, Egypt to Nice is an approximately 9.5-hour flight. You can also drive. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Cairo to Nice due to the time zone difference. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Cairo in January, with highs in Nice at 15°C and lows at 7°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sun) so you can go by car to Marseille.

Things to do in Nice

Museums · Neighborhoods · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Les Jardins Bioves
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Musee d'Art Moderne Et d'Art Contemporain ©
Vieille Ville ©
Vieille Ville
Promenade des Anglais ©
Promenade des Anglais

2
nights
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.
Start off your visit on the 6th (Mon): have some family-friendly fun at Virtual Room Toulon, examine the collection at Musee des Chantiers Naval, then have some family-friendly fun at Laser game Evolution, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Basilique Notre-Dame de la Garde. On the next day, indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, take in the spiritual surroundings of Paroisse Cathédrale Saint Sauveur Aix-en-Provence, then have some family-friendly fun at Aviasim Aix-en-Provence, and finally browse the collection at Bibliotheque Municipale de Cassis.

For other places to visit, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Marseille travel route planner.

Drive from Nice to Marseille in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In January, daily temperatures in Marseille can reach 14°C, while at night they dip to 4°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Tue) so you can travel to Paris.

Things to do in Marseille

Fun & Games · Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trips

Aix-en-Provence, Musee des Chantiers Naval, Bibliotheque Municipale de Cassis, Virtual Room Toulon, Laser game Evolution
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Virtual Room Toulon ©
Virtual Room Toulon
Basilique Notre-Dame de la Garde ©
Basilique Notre-Dame de la Garde

3
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.
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, steep yourself in history at Sainte-Chapelle, pause for some serene contemplation at Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre, and wander the streets of Montmartre.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Paris tour planner.

Getting from Marseille to Paris by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or drive. Traveling from Marseille in January, expect nights in Paris to be about the same, around 1°C, while days are little chillier, around 8°C. On the 10th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods
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Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Musee d'Orsay ©
Musee d'Orsay
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower

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