10 days in Hauts-de-France Itinerary

10 days in Hauts-de-France Itinerary

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Le Touquet – Paris-Plage
— 3 nights
— 3 nights
Train to Brussels, Fly to Montreal


Plailly — 1 night

Start off your visit on the 13th (Mon): try your luck at Hippodrome Princes de Conde, explore the world behind art at Chateau de Chantilly, and then find something for the whole family at Parc Asterix.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Plailly route app.

Montreal, Canada to Plailly is an approximately 10.5-hour flight. Traveling from Montreal to Plailly, you'll lose 6 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect a daytime high around 26°C in June, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Amiens.
Casinos · Fun & Games · Theme Parks · Museums
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Amiens — 2 nights

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.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Tue): admire the masterpieces at Musee de Picardie, then take in nature's colorful creations at Les Hortillonnages d'Amiens, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedrale Notre-Dame d'Amiens, and finally take a stroll through St-Leu. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the different monuments and memorials at Australian National Memorial, steep yourself in history at Beaumont-Hamel Newfoundland Memorial, and then take an in-depth tour of Maison de Jules Verne.

For more things to do, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, read Amiens day trip site.

You can drive from Plailly to Amiens in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a train. In June in Amiens, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 12°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Wed) so you can go by car to Le Touquet – Paris-Plage.
Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Neighborhoods
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Le Touquet – Paris-Plage — 3 nights

Le Touquet-Paris-Plage, commonly referred to as Le Touquet, is a commune near Boulogne-sur-Mer, in the Pas-de-Calais department in northern France. Venture out of the city with trips to Musee du Mur de l'Atlantique (in Audinghen), Parc du Marquenterre (in Saint-Quentin-en-Tourmont) and Be Baie (in Saint-Valery-sur-Somme). On the 16th (Thu), enjoy a perfect day by the water at Le Touquet Beach. Next up on the itinerary: get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Nausicaa, stop by Calais Wine Superstore, and explore the different monuments and memorials at Etaples Military Cemetery.

To see photos, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Le Touquet – Paris-Plage trip itinerary maker site.

You can drive from Amiens to Le Touquet – Paris-Plage in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In June, plan for daily highs up to 22°C, and evening lows to 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sat) to allow enough time to take a train to Lille.
Parks · Beaches · Outdoors · Shopping
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Find places to stay Jun 15 — 18:

Lille — 3 nights

On the Deûle River near the Belgium border, Lille has a very active cultural life as France's fifth-largest metropolitan area and the fourth-largest urban area with a large college student population.
Go for a jaunt from Lille to Givenchy-en-Gohelle to see Monument et Parc commémoratifs du Canada à Vimy about 42 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, admire the masterpieces at Le Palais Des Beaux Arts de Lille, examine the collection at Musee La Piscine, and make a trip to Grande Place.

To see other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Lille trip itinerary maker website.

Take a train from Le Touquet – Paris-Plage to Lille in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In June, daytime highs in Lille are 24°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.
Museums · Zoos & Aquariums · Parks · Fun & Games
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Find places to stay Jun 18 — 21:

Hauts-de-France travel guide

Theme Parks · Room Escape Games · Specialty Museums
Hauts-de-France is a region of France created by the territorial reform of French Regions in 2014, from a merger of Nord-Pas-de-Calais and Picardy. The new region came into existence on 1 January 2016, after the regional elections in December 2015. France's Conseil d'État approved Hauts-de-France as the name of the region on 28 September 2016, effective 30 September 2016.The region covers an area of more than 31813km2, and has a population of 5,973,098.ToponymyThe region's interim name Nord-Pas-de-Calais-Picardie was a hyphenated placename, created by hyphenating the merged regions' names—Nord-Pas-de-Calais and Picardie—in alphabetical order.On 14 March 2016, well ahead of the 1 July deadline, the Regional council decided on Hauts-de-France as the region's permanent name,. The provisional name of the region was retired on 30 September 2016, when the new name of the region, Hauts-de-France, took effect.GeographyThe region borders Belgium (Flanders and Wallonia) to the northeast, the English Channel to the northwest, as well as the French regions of Grand Est to the southeast, Île-de-France to the south, and Normandy to the southwest. It is connected to the United Kingdom (England) via the Channel Tunnel.