16 days in France Itinerary

16 days in France Itinerary

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Route & dates

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Paris
— Few hours
2
Lyon
— 3 nights
3
Nice
— 4 nights
4
Marseille
— 3 nights
5
Paris
— 4 nights

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Sat): admire the landmark architecture of Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris.

To find other places to visit, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Paris trip itinerary tool.

Singapore, Singapore to Paris is an approximately 16.5-hour flight. You'll gain 7 hours traveling from Singapore to Paris due to the time zone difference. Prepare for cooler weather when traveling from Singapore in October: high temperatures in Paris hover around °C and lows are around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 14th (Sat) to allow time for the train ride to Lyon.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites
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Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris ©
Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris

3
nights
Lyon

Lyon ©
Lyon is a historical city with a vibrant cultural scene as the birthplace of cinema, the silk capital of the globe, and the second biggest Renaissance city following Venice.
Get out of town with these interesting Lyon side-trips: Theatre Romain (Antique) (in Vienne) and Cite medievale de Perouges (in Perouges). Next up on the itinerary: pause for some serene contemplation at Basilique Notre Dame de Fourviere, walk around Parc de la Tete d'Or, explore the ancient world of Théâtre gallo-romain, and stop by The Presqu'ile.

To see where to stay, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Lyon trip itinerary planning website.

Traveling by train from Paris to Lyon takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. In October, daily temperatures in Lyon can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Tue) early enough to travel to Nice.

Things to do in Lyon

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Museums

Side Trips

Theatre Romain (Antique), Cite medievale de Perouges
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Basilique Notre Dame de Fourviere ©
Basilique Notre Dame de Fourviere
Museum of Fine Arts of Lyon ©
Museum of Fine Arts of Lyon
Parc de la Tete d'Or ©
Parc de la Tete d'Or

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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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Nice: Saint-Paul de Vence (in St-Paul-de-Vence) and La Croisette (in Cannes). There's still lots to do: admire the masterpieces at Musee d'Art Moderne Et d'Art Contemporain, don't miss a visit to Promenade des Anglais, examine the collection at Musée Marc Chagall, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cathedrale Saint-Nicolas a Nice.

To see traveler tips, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Nice driving holiday planning website.

Traveling by flight from Lyon to Nice takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from Lyon in October, plan for a bit warmer nights in Nice, with lows around °C. You will have some time to spend on the 21st (Sat) before leaving for Marseille.

Things to do in Nice

Historic Sites Parks Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Le Jardin Exotique d'Eze, Marineland, Saint-Paul de Vence, La Croisette
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Vieille Ville ©
Vieille Ville
Musee d'Art Moderne Et d'Art Contemporain ©
Musee d'Art Moderne Et d'Art Contemporain
Marineland ©
Marineland

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Marseille

Marseille ©
The 2013 European "Capital of Culture," Marseille is the largest port city on the breezy Mediterranean coast and the second largest city in France.
Change things up with these side-trips from Marseille: Carrieres des Lumieres (in Les Baux de Provence) and Aix-en-Provence (Paroisse Cathédrale Saint Sauveur Aix-en-Provence & Cours Mirabeau). There's still lots to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Basilique Notre-Dame de la Garde, wander the streets of The Panier, explore the striking landscape at Calanques, and explore the wealth of natural beauty at Parc National des Calanques.

To see reviews, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Marseille road trip planner.

You can drive from Nice to Marseille in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In October, daily temperatures in Marseille can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Paris.

Things to do in Marseille

Nature Parks Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Aix-en-Provence, Carrieres des Lumieres, Calanques
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Calanques ©
Calanques
Basilique Notre-Dame de la Garde ©
Basilique Notre-Dame de la Garde

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Paris

Paris ©
Go for a jaunt from Paris to Versailles to see Palace of Versailles about 48 minutes away. Explore Paris further: admire the masterpieces at Musee d'Orsay, wander the streets of Montmartre, contemplate the long history of Eiffel Tower, and pause for some serene contemplation at Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Paris trip itinerary maker tool.

You can fly from Marseille to Paris in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Marseille in October, with highs in Paris at °C and lows at °C. You will have some time to spend on the 28th (Sat) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Palace of Versailles
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Musee d'Orsay ©
Musee d'Orsay
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum

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