15 days in France Itinerary

15 days in France Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: New York City
Bus + Fly:  12 h 45 min
1
Marseille
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h
2
Saint-Raphael
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
3
Nice
— 3 nights
+3
Fly + Bus + Subway + Bus:  6 h 15 min
4
Mont-Saint-Michel
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 45 min
5
Bayeux
— 2 nights
Train:  2 h 15 min
6
Paris
— 3 nights
+2
Fly + Bus + Train:  11 h 45 min
End: New York City

1
night
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.
On the 2nd (Tue), take in the spiritual surroundings of Basilique Notre-Dame de la Garde and then wander the streets of The Panier. Keep things going the next day: partake in some friendly competition at Mystery Games, then contemplate the long history of Paroisse Cathédrale Saint Sauveur Aix-en-Provence, then examine the collection at Fondation Vasarely, and finally take in the waterfront at Le Vieux Port.

To see photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Marseille trip planner.

New York City, USA to Marseille is an approximately 13- hour combination of bus and flight. You can also do a combination of subway, train, and flight; or fly. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time to Central European Standard Time, which is usually a 6 hour difference. In March, Marseille is somewhat warmer than New York City - with highs of 61°F and lows of 43°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Wed) so you can go by car to Saint-Raphael.

Things to do in Marseille

Neighborhoods Museums Historic Sites

Side Trip

Aix-en-Provence
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The Panier ©
The Panier
Basilique Notre-Dame de la Garde ©
Basilique Notre-Dame de la Garde

3
nights
Saint-Raphael

Saint-Raphael ©
Saint-Raphael vacations have so much more to offer than an indulgent splurge on a beach.
Get out of town with these interesting Saint-Raphael side-trips: Chapelle Sainte-Anne (in Saint-Tropez) and Bormes-Les-Mimosas (Domaine Sainte Marie, Randonnee Bormes-les-Mimosas, &more). And it doesn't end there: make a trip to Massif de l'Esterel, stop by Catalan Bougie, appreciate the history behind Monument aux Morts, and play a few rounds at Golf de Cap Esterel.

To see where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Saint-Raphael online holiday planner.

Drive from Marseille to Saint-Raphael in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. In March, daytime highs in Saint-Raphael are 61°F, while nighttime lows are 43°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sat) so you can drive to Nice.

Things to do in Saint-Raphael

Outdoors Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Frejus, Bormes-Les-Mimosas, Chapelle Sainte-Anne, Notre Dame d‘Afrique
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Randonnee Bormes-les-Mimosas ©
Randonnee Bormes-les-Mimosas
Massif de l'Esterel ©
Massif de l'Esterel
Golf de Cap Esterel ©
Golf de Cap Esterel

3
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.
Nice is known for museums, historic sites, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: wander the streets of Vieille Ville, make a trip to Promenade des Anglais, get your game on at SENSAS Nice, and pause for some serene contemplation at Cathedrale Saint-Nicolas a Nice.

For photos, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Nice road trip planning website.

Drive from Saint-Raphael to Nice in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. In March, daily temperatures in Nice can reach 59°F, while at night they dip to 47°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Tue) so you can travel to Mont-Saint-Michel.

Things to do in Nice

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods
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SENSAS Nice ©
SENSAS Nice
Vieille Ville ©
Vieille Ville
Promenade des Anglais ©
Promenade des Anglais

1
night
Mont-Saint-Michel

Mont-Saint-Michel ©
Le Mont-Saint-Michel is an island commune in Normandy, France. Start off your visit on the 10th (Wed): stroll the grounds of Cimetiere Militaire Americain de Saint-James, then trek along Sport Evasion Mont Saint Michel - Day Tours, and then admire the landmark architecture of Mont Saint-Michel.

To plan Mont-Saint-Michel vacation without wasting time, ask Inspirock to design an itinerary.

You can do a combination of flight and bus from Nice to Mont-Saint-Michel in 6.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train, flight, and bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In March, Mont-Saint-Michel is a bit cooler than Nice - with highs of 52°F and lows of 40°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Wed) so you can drive to Bayeux.

Things to do in Mont-Saint-Michel

Historic Sites Tours Outdoors

Side Trips

Sport Evasion Mont Saint Michel - Day Tours, Cimetiere Militaire Americain de Saint-James
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Mont Saint-Michel ©
Mont Saint-Michel
Cimetiere Militaire Americain de Saint-James ©
Cimetiere Militaire Americain de Saint-James

2
nights
Bayeux

Bayeux ©
Most travelers take a trip to Bayeux to see the famed tapestry depicting the legendary Norman Conquest from the 11th century.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Thu): admire the masterpieces at Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux, then explore the different monuments and memorials at Bayeux War Cemetery, then stroll the grounds of Normandy American Cemetery, and finally get outside with Norman'Air. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: have some family-friendly fun at Studio Ca me Chante !, then stroll the grounds of Banneville-la-Campagne War Cemetery, and then learn about all things military at Memorial de Caen.

To find other places to visit and tourist information, read Bayeux trip itinerary app.

Traveling by car from Mont-Saint-Michel to Bayeux takes 2 hours. March in Bayeux sees daily highs of 52°F and lows of 38°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Fri) so you can take a train to Paris.

Things to do in Bayeux

Museums Historic Sites Fun & Games

Side Trips

Caen, Norman'Air, Banneville-la-Campagne War Cemetery, 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

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: admire the masterpieces at Musee d'Orsay, appreciate the extensive heritage of Montmartre, admire the landmark architecture of Louvre Museum, and pause for some serene contemplation at Sainte-Chapelle.

To find traveler tips, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Paris day trip app.

Traveling by train from Bayeux to Paris takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 53°F in March, and nighttime lows around 38°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Paris

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

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