21 days in France Itinerary

21 days in France Itinerary

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Nice
— 4 nights
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Bayeux
— 3 nights
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Amboise
— 4 nights
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Reims
— 4 nights
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Paris
— 3 nights

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Nice

Nice ©

Nissa la Bella (Nice the Beautiful)

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.
Appreciate the collections at Villa & Jardins Ephrussi de Rothschild and Palais Lascaris. Explore hidden gems such as Le Suquet and Saint-Paul de Vence. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Nice: Cannes (La Croisette, Rue d'Antibes, &more) and Centre d'Art du Verre PIERINI (in Biot). The adventure continues: wander the streets of Vieille Ville, explore the world behind art at Musee d'Art Moderne Et d'Art Contemporain, see the interesting displays at Musée Marc Chagall, and get a taste of the local shopping with Avenue Jean Medecin.

To see photos and more tourist information, refer to the Nice trip itinerary website.

Johannesburg, South Africa to Nice is an approximately 17.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from South Africa Standard Time (SAST) to Central European Standard Time (CET) is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Johannesburg in March, expect nights in Nice to be little chillier, around 9°C, while days are colder, around 17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Tue) early enough to travel to Bayeux.

Things to do in Nice

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Museums · Shopping

Side Trips

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Historic Walking Area
Saint-Paul de Vence
4.6
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Neighborhood
Le Suquet
4.6

3
nights
Bayeux

Bayeux ©
Most travelers take a trip to Bayeux to see the famed tapestry depicting the legendary Norman Conquest from the 11th century.
Museum-lovers will appreciate Memorial de Caen and Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux. Step off the beaten path and head to Pointe du Hoc and Normandy American Cemetery. Step out of Bayeux with an excursion to Mont Saint-Michel in Mont-Saint-Michel--about 1h 35 min away. There's still lots to do: witness the site of a historic battle at Omaha Beach, look for gifts at H2O Parapluies, pause for some serene contemplation at Abbaye Saint-Martin de Mondaye, and admire the landmark architecture of Cathedrale Notre-Dame.

To find reviews, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Bayeux trip website.

Getting from Nice to Bayeux by combination of flight and car takes about 6.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or drive. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Nice in March, with highs in Bayeux at 13°C and lows at 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 23rd (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Amboise.

Things to do in Bayeux

Historic Sites · Museums · Beaches · Outdoors

Side Trips

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Must see
Pointe du Hoc
4.7
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Battlefield
Omaha Beach
4.7

4
nights
Amboise

Amboise ©
Amboise is a commune in the Indre-et-Loire department in central France. Museum-lovers will get to explore Le Chateau du Clos Luce - Parc Leonardo da Vinci and Chateau de Chenonceau. Chateau Royal d'Amboise and Chateau Royal de Blois are good opportunities to explore the local culture. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Amboise: Cheverny (Chateau de Troussay & Chateau de Cheverny), Chateau de Villandry (in Villandry) and Chateau de Chambord (in Chambord). There's still lots to do: learn about winemaking at Plou Et Fils and look for gifts at La Balade des Fromages.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, read our Amboise road trip website.

You can drive from Bayeux to Amboise in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. Expect a daytime high around 15°C in March, and nighttime lows around 4°C. On the 27th (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Reims.

Things to do in Amboise

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Wineries

Side Trips

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Reims

Reims ©

City of Kings

Reims is home to Champagne--the most celebrated and celebratory wine in the world.
Get some cultural insight at Cathedrale Notre-Dame de Reims and Champagne Lelarge-Pugeot. Step off the beaten path and head to Champagne DOMI and Champagne Thierry Rodez. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Reims: Champagne Pierre Legras (in Chouilly), Champagne Louis Casters (in Damery) and Champagne Barnaut (in Bouzy). The adventure continues: learn about winemaking at Champagne Domi Moreau.

To see traveler tips and more tourist information, read Reims route builder.

You can drive from Amboise to Reims in 3.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Amboise in March, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Reims, with lows of 0°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Sat) so you can take a train to Paris.

Things to do in Reims

Wineries · Historic Sites · Shopping

Side Trips

Find places to stay Mar 27 — 31:
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Winery / Vineyard
Champagne Pierre Legras
4.5
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World heritage site
Cathedrale Notre-Dame de Reims
4.7
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Winery / Vineyard
Champagne DOMI
4.9

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Paris

Paris ©

City of Light

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.
Appreciate the collections at Louvre Museum and Musee Rodin. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Musee d'Orsay and Champs-Elysees. Go for a jaunt from Paris to Versailles to see Palace of Versailles about 48 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: contemplate the long history of Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre, admire the striking features of Sainte-Chapelle, and wander the streets of Île de la Cité.

To see ratings, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Paris online road trip planner.

Getting from Reims to Paris by train takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In March, daily temperatures in Paris can reach 13°C, while at night they dip to 3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping · Nature

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Must see
Louvre Museum
4.6
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Must see
Musee d'Orsay
4.7
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World heritage site
Palace of Versailles
4.0

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