9 days in France Itinerary

9 days in France Itinerary

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9 days in France Itinerary

Start: London
Train:  2 h 30 min
1
Paris
— 2 nights
Fly:  3 h 30 min
2
Marseille
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
3
Cannes
— 3 nights
Fly:  5 h 15 min
End: London

2
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.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Ile Saint-Louis and La plage. Get outdoors at Île de la Cité and Paris Plage. Step out of Paris to go to Clamart and see Clamart Plage, which is approximately 40 minutes away. The adventure continues: explore the world behind art at Musee d'Orsay and admire the striking features of Louvre Museum.

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London, UK to Paris is an approximately 2.5- hour train ride. You can also fly; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from London to Paris is 1 hour. In August, plan for daily highs up to 29°C, and evening lows to 16°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Tue) so you can travel to Marseille.

Things to do in Paris

Museums Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Clamart Plage, La plage
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Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Ile Saint-Louis
Ile Saint-Louis
Île de la Cité ©
Île de la Cité

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 10th (Wed): take in the spiritual surroundings of Basilique Notre-Dame de la Garde, tour the pleasant surroundings at Plage de la Pointe Rouge, and then stroll around Parc Balneaire du Prado. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 11th (Thu): add some adventure to your tour with ExpeNature.

For photos, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Marseille trip itinerary tool.

Getting from Paris to Marseille by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or drive. Traveling from Paris in August, expect Marseille to be somewhat warmer, temps between 35°C and 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 11th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Cannes.

Things to do in Marseille

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

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Parc Balneaire du Prado ©
Parc Balneaire du Prado
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Plage de la Pointe Rouge ©
Plage de la Pointe Rouge

3
nights
Cannes

Cannes ©
Although its luxury shops, nightlife, casinos, and high-end restaurants give Cannes a feeling of exclusivity, this classic French Riviera city has alternatives to suit every budget.
Get outdoors at Diamond Diving and Castel Plage. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Cannes: Paloma Beach (in St-Jean-Cap-Ferrat), Blue Beach (in Nice) and Plage de Pampelonne (in Ramatuelle).

To see other places to visit, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Cannes trip builder website.

Getting from Marseille to Cannes by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 33°C in August, and nighttime lows around 21°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Cannes

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trips

Nice, Plage de Pampelonne, Paloma Beach, Diamond Diving
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Plage de Pampelonne ©
Plage de Pampelonne
Diamond Diving ©
Diamond Diving
Castel Plage ©
Castel Plage

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