14 days in Marseille, Mazamet & Paris Itinerary

14 days in Marseille, Mazamet & Paris Itinerary

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14 days in Marseille, Mazamet & Paris Itinerary

Start: Paris
Fly:  3 h 30 min
1
Marseille
— 2 nights
Drive:  4 h
2
Mazamet
— 2 nights
Drive:  7 h 30 min
3
Paris
— 9 nights
End: Paris

2
nights
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.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Tue): see the interesting displays at Site Memorial du Camp des Milles. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathédrale La Major and then take in the dramatic natural features at Calanques.

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

Paris to Marseille is an approximately 3.5-hour combination of train, bus, and flight. You can also take a train; or drive. Traveling from Paris in September, things will get somewhat warmer in Marseille: highs are around 78°F and lows about 60°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Mazamet.

Things to do in Marseille

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trips

Site Memorial du Camp des Milles, Calanques
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Calanques ©
Calanques
Site Memorial du Camp des Milles ©
Site Memorial du Camp des Milles
Cathédrale La Major ©
Cathédrale La Major

2
nights
Mazamet

Mazamet ©
Mazamet is a commune in the Tarn department in southern France.It is the second-largest component of the Castres-Mazamet metropolitan area.GeographyMazamet is situated on the northern slope of the Montagne Noire and on the Arnette, a small tributary of the Thoré, which forms the commune's northern border.EconomyMazamet is an industrial town. Kick off your visit on the 19th (Thu): examine the collection at Wood museum and marquetry and then explore the world behind art at Musee Dom Robert et de la tapisserie du XXe siecle. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: learn about winemaking at Winemaker Workshops, explore the historical opulence of Belvédère des Chateaux de Lastours, and then make a trip to Notre Dame du Cros.

To find ratings, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Mazamet road trip site .

Traveling by car from Marseille to Mazamet takes 4 hours. In September, daily temperatures in Mazamet can reach 78°F, while at night they dip to 57°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Sat) to allow time to travel to Paris.

Things to do in Mazamet

Museums Historic Sites Wineries

Side Trips

Carcassonne, Chateaux de Lastours, Musee du Bois et de la Marqueterie, Musee Dom Robert et de la tapisserie du XXe siecle
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Musee du Bois et de la Marqueterie ©
Musee du Bois et de la Marqueterie
Chateaux de Lastours ©
Chateaux de Lastours

9
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.
Visit Chartres Cathedral and Fondation Claude Monet for their historical value. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Chateau de Fontainebleau and Champagne Tarlant. Venture out of the city with trips to Champagne Alain Mercier et Fils (in Passy-sur-Marne), La Hotte du Diable (in Coincy) and Palace of Versailles (in Versailles). There's still lots to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sacre Coeur Cathedral, examine the collection at Musée Rodin, explore the world behind art at Centre National d'Art et de Culture George Pompidou, and pause for some serene contemplation at Sainte-Chapelle.

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Drive from Mazamet to Paris in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. Traveling from Mazamet in September, things will get slightly colder in Paris: highs are around 71°F and lows about 52°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Chartres Cathedral, La Hotte du Diable, Fondation Claude Monet, Champagne Alain Mercier et Fils, Champagne Tarlant
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Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Musee d'Orsay ©
Musee d'Orsay
Chartres Cathedral ©
Chartres Cathedral

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