16 days in France Itinerary

16 days in France Itinerary

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Start: Toronto
Fly:  8 h
1
Paris
— Few hours
Train:  2 h
2
Strasbourg
— 2 nights
Drive:  45 min
3
Kintzheim
— 1 day
Drive:  1 h
4
Colmar
— 2 nights
Drive:  4 h
5
Chamonix
— 1 night
Drive:  5 h
6
Nice
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
7
Saint-Raphael
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
8
Aix-en-Provence
— 1 day
Bus:  1 h
9
Avignon
— 1 night
Drive:  6 h 30 min
10
Dax
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  4 h 30 min
11
Paris
— 1 night
Fly:  9 h
End: Toronto

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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.
For traveler tips, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Paris trip planner.

Toronto, Canada to Paris is an approximately 10.5- hour flight. You can also do a combination of ferry and flight; or do a combination of flight and train. You'll lose 6 hours traveling from Toronto to Paris due to the time zone difference. Expect a daytime high around 27°C in June, and nighttime lows around 15°C. You will leave for Strasbourg on the 25th (Thu).

Things to do in Paris

Tours Nightlife Outdoors

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nights
Strasbourg

Strasbourg ©
Strasbourg is famous for its beautiful historical center, the Grande Île, which was the first city center classified entirely as a World Heritage Site by UNESCO.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Parc de l'Orangerie, Cathedrale Notre Dame de Strasbourg and Centre-ville de Strasbourg. Start off your visit on the 25th (Thu): get to know the fascinating history of Centre-ville de Strasbourg.

For ratings, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Strasbourg day trip app.

You can take a train from Paris to Strasbourg in 2 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight, shuttle, and train; or drive. June in Strasbourg sees daily highs of 29°C and lows of 15°C at night. On the 27th (Sat), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Kintzheim.

Things to do in Strasbourg

Historic Sites Museums Parks
Highlights from your plan
Eglise Saint-Paul ©
Eglise Saint-Paul
Alsatian Museum ©
Alsatian Museum
Cathedrale Notre Dame de Strasbourg ©
Cathedrale Notre Dame de Strasbourg

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day
Kintzheim

Kintzheim ©
Kintzheim is a commune in the Bas-Rhin department in Alsace in north-eastern France.The Château de Kintzheim is a well-known landmark in the commune.HeraldryThe Kintzheim coat of arms is a black eagle on a white background. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes La montagne des singes. Start off your visit on the 27th (Sat): get to know the resident critters at La montagne des singes, step into the grandiose world of Château du Haut-Kœnigsbourg, and then contemplate the long history of Porte Haute.

To find photos, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Kintzheim trip itinerary planning site.

Kintzheim is just a short distance from Strasbourg. In June in Kintzheim, expect temperatures between 28°C during the day and 15°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sat) so you can catch the train to Colmar.

Things to do in Kintzheim

Zoos & Aquariums Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Porte Haute, Château du Haut-Kœnigsbourg
Highlights from your plan
La montagne des singes ©
La montagne des singes
Château du Haut-Kœnigsbourg ©
Château du Haut-Kœnigsbourg
Porte Haute ©
Porte Haute

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nights
Colmar

Colmar ©
Situated along the Alsatian Wine Route, Colmar is renowned for its German and French culture, well-preserved old town, numerous architectural landmarks, and its museums.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Statue of Liberty, Old Town and Little Venice.

For more things to do, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Colmar online visit planner.

Colmar is just a stone's throw from Kintzheim. In June, plan for daily highs up to 28°C, and evening lows to 15°C. You will have some time to spend on the 29th (Mon) before leaving for Chamonix.

Things to do in Colmar

Neighborhoods Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Little Venice ©
Little Venice
Maison Schongauer ©
Maison Schongauer
Old Town ©
Old Town

1
night
Chamonix

Chamonix ©
"Situated near the massive peaks of the Aiguilles Rouges and, most notably, the Aiguille du Midi, Chamonix is one of the oldest ski resorts in France and known as the Alpine Capital of the World.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Mon): explore the activities along Lac Blanc, then identify plant and animal life at Aiguilles Rouges, and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Brevent Cable Car.

You can plan Chamonix trip in no time by asking Inspirock to help create your itinerary.

Getting from Colmar to Chamonix by car takes about 4 hours. Other options: do a combination of train, flight, and shuttle; or take a train. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 30th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Nice.

Things to do in Chamonix

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trip

Desert de Plate
Highlights from your plan
Lac Blanc ©
Lac Blanc
Brevent Cable Car ©
Brevent Cable Car
Aiguilles Rouges ©
Aiguilles Rouges

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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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Cathedrale Saint-Nicolas a Nice, Promenade des Anglais and Vieille Ville.

To find ratings, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Nice online tour itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Chamonix to Nice takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of shuttle and flight; or do a combination of bus and flight. In June in Nice, expect temperatures between 28°C during the day and 22°C at night. You will have some time to spend on the 2nd (Thu) before leaving for Saint-Raphael.

Things to do in Nice

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Promenade du Paillon ©
Promenade du Paillon
Vieille Ville ©
Vieille Ville
Cathedrale Saint-Nicolas a Nice ©
Cathedrale Saint-Nicolas a Nice

2
nights
Saint-Raphael

Saint-Raphael ©
Saint-Raphael vacations have so much more to offer than an indulgent splurge on a beach.
You've now added Massif de l'Esterel to your itinerary. On the 2nd (Thu), kick back and relax at Plage de L'Oratoire, enjoy the sand and surf at Plage de la Baumette, stroll through Agay Beach, then enjoy some diversion at Jardin Bonaparte, then pause for some serene contemplation at Basilique Notre-Dame de la Victoire, and finally trek along Les Balcons du Cap Roux. Here are some ideas for day two: make a trip to Massif de l'Esterel, make a trip to Cap du Dramont, then stroll through Abel Baliff Beach, and finally kick back and relax at Calanque de Maubois.

For traveler tips, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Saint-Raphael trip itinerary maker website.

You can drive from Nice to Saint-Raphael in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Nice in July, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Saint-Raphael, with lows of 22°C. On the 4th (Sat), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Aix-en-Provence.

Things to do in Saint-Raphael

Outdoors Parks Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Cap du Dramont ©
Cap du Dramont
Calanque de Maubois ©
Calanque de Maubois
Abel Baliff Beach ©
Abel Baliff Beach

1
day
Aix-en-Provence

Aix-en-Provence ©
Aix-en-Provence is a small, classically Provençal town, famous for being home to Cézanne.
On the 4th (Sat), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Paroisse Cathédrale Saint Sauveur Aix-en-Provence, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Vieil Aix, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Eglise Saint-Jean-de-Malte.

To see ratings, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Aix-en-Provence vacation website.

Getting from Saint-Raphael to Aix-en-Provence by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and bus; or take a train. July in Aix-en-Provence sees daily highs of 35°C and lows of 22°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sat) so you can take a bus to Avignon.

Things to do in Aix-en-Provence

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Vieil Aix ©
Vieil Aix
Eglise Saint-Jean-de-Malte ©
Eglise Saint-Jean-de-Malte

1
night
Avignon

Avignon
An ancient town center surrounded by medieval ramparts, Avignon is a major city of Provence and a Mediterranean city in the Vaucluse department on the left bank of the Rhône River.
To see where to stay, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Avignon trip itinerary planning app.

You can take a bus from Aix-en-Provence to Avignon in an hour. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. In July in Avignon, expect temperatures between 36°C during the day and 20°C at night. You will leave for Dax on the 5th (Sun).

Things to do in Avignon

Outdoors Tours Parks

3
nights
Dax

Dax
Dax is a commune in Nouvelle-Aquitaine in southwestern France, sub-prefecture of the Landes department.It is known as a spa, specialising in mud treatment for rheumatism and similar ailments.It is also a market town, former bishopric and busy local centre, especially for the Chalosse area.HistoryIt was first established by the Romans, and its reputation is supposed to date from a visit by Julia, the daughter of the first Emperor Octavian Augustus. To find other places to visit, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, read our Dax trip app.

You can drive from Avignon to Dax in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. Traveling from Avignon in July, you will find days in Dax are little chillier (30°C), and nights are about the same (19°C). You will leave for Paris on the 8th (Wed).

Things to do in Dax

Outdoors Tours Adventure

1
night
Paris

Paris
For traveler tips and other tourist information, use the Paris online trip itinerary maker.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Dax to Paris. On the 9th (Thu), you'll travel back home.

Things to do in Paris

Tours Nightlife Outdoors

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