16 days in France Itinerary

16 days in France Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Bayeux
— 1 night
2
Paris
— 3 nights
3
Castellane
— 2 nights
4
Hyeres
— 3 nights
5
Saint-Raphael
— 3 nights
6
Antibes
— 3 nights

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night
Bayeux

Bayeux ©
Most travelers take a trip to Bayeux to see the famed tapestry depicting the legendary Norman Conquest from the 11th century.
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Dusseldorf, Germany to Bayeux is an approximately 6.5-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of flight and car; or take a train. In August, daytime highs in Bayeux are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Wed) early enough to drive to Paris.

Things to do in Bayeux

Historic Sites Museums Theme Parks

Side Trips

Normandy American Cemetery, Norman'Air
Highlights from your plan
Normandy American Cemetery ©
Normandy American Cemetery
Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux ©
Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux
Impact Game ©
Impact Game

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.
Change things up with a short trip to Palace of Versailles in Versailles (about 48 minutes away). There's much more to do: don't miss a visit to Eiffel Tower, admire the masterpieces at Musee d'Orsay, admire the natural beauty at Luxembourg Gardens, and admire the striking features of Louvre Museum.

To see ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Paris travel route planning website.

Traveling by car from Bayeux to Paris takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Castellane.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trip

Palace of Versailles
Highlights from your plan
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Palace of Versailles ©
Palace of Versailles
Arc de Triomphe ©
Arc de Triomphe

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nights
Castellane

Castellane is a commune in the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence department in southeastern France. Kick off your visit on the 30th (Sun): make a trip to Chapelle Notre Dame du Roc, thentrek along Starting Point Du Sentier Blanc-Martel, thenexplore the stunning scenery at Les Gorges du Verdon, and finally head outdoors with Route des Cretes La Palud. On the next day, let the river carry you with a rafting and tubing tour and then push the limits with an extreme tour.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Castellane itinerary planning site.

Traveling by flight from Paris to Castellane takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and car; or drive. Traveling from Paris in August, things will get somewhat warmer in Castellane: highs are around °C and lows about °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Mon) so you can drive to Hyeres.

Things to do in Castellane

Outdoors Tours Parks

Side Trips

Route des Cretes La Palud, Starting Point Du Sentier Blanc-Martel, Les Gorges du Verdon
Highlights from your plan
Adrenaline & Extreme Tours
Les Gorges du Verdon ©
Les Gorges du Verdon
River Rafting & Tubing

3
nights
Hyeres

Hyeres ©
Hyères, Provençal Occitan: Ieras in classical norm, or Iero in Mistralian norm) is a commune in the Var department in the Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur region in southeastern France.The old town lies 4km from the sea clustered around the Castle of Saint Bernard, which is set on a hill. Explore Hyeres' surroundings by going to Var Lamas (in Six-Fours-les-Plages), La Ciotat (Ile Verte & Stand-Up Paddleboarding) and Le Lavandou (Plage de Jean Blanc, Plage de Cavaliere, &more). Next up on the itinerary: cool off at Aquavillage Parc, kick back and relax at Plage des Salins, and head outdoors with Plage Notre Dame.

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Getting from Castellane to Hyeres by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: do a combination of taxi and train; or do a combination of bus and train. When traveling from Castellane in August, plan for slightly colder days in Hyeres, with highs around °C, while nights are about the same with lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Thu) to allow time to drive to Saint-Raphael.

Things to do in Hyeres

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trips

Le Lavandou, La Ciotat, Var Lamas, Plage du Pellegrin, Plage Notre Dame
Highlights from your plan
Plage de Jean Blanc ©
Plage de Jean Blanc
Aquavillage Parc ©
Aquavillage Parc
Stand-Up Paddleboarding

3
nights
Saint-Raphael

Saint-Raphael ©
Saint-Raphael vacations have so much more to offer than an indulgent splurge on a beach.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Saint-Raphael: Waterworld lake of gaudrade (in Puget-sur-Argens), Lac de Saint-Cassien (in Tanneron) and Waterskiing & Jetskiing (in Saint-Aygulf). There's much more to do: don't miss a visit to Massif de l'Esterel, see the vivid underwater world at Lion of the Sea (Lion de Mer), hike along La Pointe de l'Aiguille, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Calanque de Maubois.

For maps, photos, ratings, and tourist information, read Saint-Raphael trip planner.

Traveling by car from Hyeres to Saint-Raphael takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. In September in Saint-Raphael, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sun) so you can go by car to Antibes.

Things to do in Saint-Raphael

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Waterworld lake of gaudrade, La Pointe de l'Aiguille, Cloitre de la Cathedrale de Frejus, Lac de Saint-Cassien, Waterskiing & Jetskiing
Highlights from your plan
Lac de Saint-Cassien ©
Lac de Saint-Cassien
Massif de l'Esterel ©
Massif de l'Esterel
Waterworld lake of gaudrade ©
Waterworld lake of gaudrade

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nights
Antibes

Antibes ©
The prosperous French Riviera resort town of Antibes is a popular summer destination featuring tons of beaches to suit couples, families, and any type of lifestyle, along with dozens, if not hundreds of cafes, bars, and salons de thé (tea) along the Mediterranean coast.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Antibes: Nice (Vieille Ville & La Brasserie Artisanale de Nice). Spend the 9th (Wed) exploring the fascinating underwater world at Marineland. There's lots more to do: don't miss a visit to Promenade des Anglais, add some adventure to your tour with a kayaking and canoeing tour, examine the collection at Villa Domergue, and cool off at Aquasplash.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, read Antibes trip planner.

Traveling by car from Saint-Raphael to Antibes takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. Traveling from Saint-Raphael in September, Antibes is a bit warmer at night with lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Antibes

Zoos & Aquariums Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Nice, Cannes
Highlights from your plan
Marineland ©
Marineland
Vieille Ville ©
Vieille Ville
Promenade des Anglais ©
Promenade des Anglais

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