5 days in France Itinerary

5 days in France Itinerary

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Route & dates

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Etretat
— 1 day
2
Honfleur
— 1 night
3
Deauville City
— 1 night
4
Bayeux
— 1 night
5
Saint-Malo
— 1 day

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Etretat

Etretat ©
Etretat is a small coastal village on the Alabaster Coast in Normandy.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Tue): don't miss a visit to Chemin des Douaniers, thenget great views at Falaises d'Etretat, and then make a trip to Chapelle Notre-Dame-de-la-Garde.

To find photos, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Etretat tour itinerary site.

Paris to Etretat is an approximately 2.5-hour car ride. You can also take a bus; or take a train. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from Paris in July: highs in Etretat hover around °F, while lows dip to °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Tue) so you can drive to Honfleur.

Things to do in Etretat

Parks Nature
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Falaises d'Etretat ©
Falaises d'Etretat
Chemin des Douaniers ©
Chemin des Douaniers
Chapelle Notre-Dame-de-la-Garde ©
Chapelle Notre-Dame-de-la-Garde

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Honfleur

Honfleur ©
Honfleur is a town surrounding a beautiful little 17th-century harbor in Lower Normandy.
On the 8th (Wed), take in the spiritual surroundings of Saint Catherine's Catholic Church, look for all kinds of wild species at Naturospace, and then explore the world behind art at Musee d’art Moderne Andre Malraux - MuMa.

To find ratings, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Honfleur route planner.

Drive from Etretat to Honfleur in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In July, daily temperatures in Honfleur can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Wed) early enough to drive to Deauville City.

Things to do in Honfleur

Museums Parks Wildlife

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Musee d’art Moderne Andre Malraux - MuMa
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Musee d’art Moderne Andre Malraux - MuMa ©
Saint Catherine's Catholic Church ©
Saint Catherine's Catholic Church

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Deauville City

Deauville City ©
With its race course, harbour, international film festival, marinas, conference centre, villas, Grand Casino and sumptuous hotels, Deauville is regarded as the "queen of the Norman beaches" and one of the most prestigious seaside resorts in all of France.
On the 8th (Wed), tour the pleasant surroundings at Deauville Beach.

To see where to stay, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Deauville City trip app.

Deauville City is just a stone's throw from Honfleur. July in Deauville City sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Bayeux.

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Parks Beaches Outdoors
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Deauville Beach ©
Deauville Beach

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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 9th (Thu): brush up on your military savvy at Musee Memorial de la Bataille de Normandie, stroll the grounds of Bayeux War Cemetery, explore the world behind art at Musee Baron Gerard, thenlook for gifts at Normandie Savoir-Faire, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedrale Notre-Dame.

For photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Bayeux road trip planner.

Drive from Deauville City to Bayeux in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. In July in Bayeux, expect temperatures between °F during the day and °F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Fri) early enough to drive to Saint-Malo.

Things to do in Bayeux

Museums Historic Sites Shopping
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Musee Memorial de la Bataille de Normandie ©
 Bayeux War Cemetery
Bayeux War Cemetery
Cathedrale Notre-Dame ©
Cathedrale Notre-Dame

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Saint-Malo

Saint-Malo ©
Once the feared base of pirates and heavily fortified against Norman attacks, today's coastal Saint-Malo is one of the top tourist draws.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Fri): head off the coast to Le Grand Be, steep yourself in history at Fort National, enjoy the sand and surf at Plage du Sillon, thenmake a trip to Les Remparts de Saint-Malo, and finally observe the fascinating underwater world at Grand Aquarium.

Before you visit Saint-Malo, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

You can drive from Bayeux to Saint-Malo in 2 hours. Other options are to take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. July in Saint-Malo sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Fri) early enough to catch the train back home.

Things to do in Saint-Malo

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Historic Sites
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Grand Aquarium ©
Grand Aquarium
Les Remparts de Saint-Malo ©
Les Remparts de Saint-Malo
Plage du Sillon ©
Plage du Sillon

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