Ultimate 10 Days in France - Itinerary 2024

Ultimate 10 Days in France - Itinerary

How to Spend 10 days in France - Itinerary

Absolutely, 10 days in France can offer a delightful experience with a mix of culture, history, cuisine, and scenic beauty. Here's a sample itinerary that covers some of the highlights: This itinerary offers a mix of city exploration, historical sites, art, and beautiful landscapes across different regions of France. Adjustments can be made based on personal preferences and interests. Remember to savor the local cuisine and take in the unique atmosphere of each place!

The times in the daily schedule are approximate to give you an ideas of the time during the day. Your time may vary depending on the queues and how much time you choose to spend at each location and how you drive from city to city.

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7 Days in Paris, The Perfect Itinerary

Hotels and apartments on the Paris map


Day 1-3: Paris

• Explore iconic landmarks like the Eiffel Tower, Notre-Dame Cathedral.
• Stroll through Montmartre and visit Sacré-Cœur.

• Visit Louvre Museum
• Take a Seine River cruise to see the city from a different perspective (evening)

• Discover more Parisian neighborhood called Saint-Germain-des-Prés
• Visit Musée d'Orsay and walk through Jardin des Tuileries.

Hotels with Eiffel Tower Views

Official websites, Eiffel Tower tickets, Louvre tickets Musee d'Orsay tickets

Where to stay in Paris

Paris offers a wide range of neighborhoods to stay in depending on your preferences. Here are a few recommendations for a 3-day stay: When choosing accommodations, consider factors like proximity to attractions, ease of transportation, and your personal preferences for ambiance and convenience, hotels, catering to different budgets and tastes, just check below the list, or you can read my article where to stay in Paris in central area, also there is article about Paris arrondissements guide.

Best Hotels in Champs-Elysees

Hotel Stars Price / Photo
Fauchon l'Hotel Paris 5 VIEW
Hotel George-V 5 VIEW
Hotel Barrière Fouquet's Paris 5 VIEW
Fauchon l'Hotel Paris 5 VIEW
Bulgari Hotel Paris 5 VIEW
Hotel de Crillon 5 VIEW
Hotel Vernet Champs Elysées Paris 5 VIEW
Hotel Raphael 4 VIEW
Hotel Napoleon Paris 4 VIEW
Maison Albar Hotels Le Champs-Elysees 4 VIEW
Splendid Etoile 4 VIEW
Hotel Dadou Paris 4 VIEW
Hotel Galileo Champs Elysees 4 VIEW
Magda Champs Elysees 4 VIEW
Hotel Plaza Etoile 4 VIEW

Best Hotels in Saint-Germain-des-Pres

Hotel Stars Price / Photo
Hotel Lutetia 5 VIEW
Hotel d'Aubusson 5 VIEW
Relais Christine 5 VIEW
Esprit Saint Germain 5 VIEW
Victoria Palace Hotela 4 VIEW
Hotel Louis II 4 VIEW
Hotel Luxembourg Parc 4 VIEW
Hotel Da Vinci & Spa 4 VIEW
Hotel Sainte-Beuve 4 VIEW
Hotel Madison 4 VIEW
Bonsoir Madame 4 VIEW
Hotel De Buci 4 VIEW
Hotel Artus 4 VIEW
Magda Champs Elysees 4 VIEW
Le Littre 4 VIEW

Best Hotels in Le Marais

Hotel Stars Price / Photo
SO Paris Hotel 5 VIEW
Hotel Dupond-Smith 5 VIEW
Cour des Vosges 5 VIEW
9Confidentiel 4 VIEW
Hotel Du Jeu De Paume 4 VIEW
Hotel Bourg Tibourg 4 VIEW
Charles V 4 VIEW
Hotel Duo 4 VIEW
Hotel de Joséphine BONAPARTE 4* 4 VIEW
Hotel Caron 4 VIEW

Day 4-6: Provence

• Travel to Aix-en-Provence, known for its markets, history, and art.
• Explore the old town, Cours Mirabeau, and visit Paul Cezanne's studio.

• Drive to Avignon to see the Palais des Papes and Pont Saint-Benezet.
• Visit nearby charming villages like Gordes or Roussillon.

• Head to Arles, known for its Roman heritage and Van Gogh connections.
• Explore the amphitheater, Roman theater, and walk in Van Gogh's footsteps.

Where to stay in Avignon

Best Hotels in Avignon

Hotel Stars Price / Photo
La Mirande 5 VIEW
Hotel d'Europe 5 VIEW
Hotel de l'Horloge 4 VIEW
Mercure Avignon Gare TGV 4* 4 VIEW
Best Western Plus Le Lavarin 4 VIEW
Novotel Avignon Centre 4 VIEW
Garlande Hotel Avignon Centre 3 VIEW
Hotel Le Colbert 3 VIEW
Le Magnan 3 VIEW
Hotel Boquier 2* 2 VIEW

10 Days in France - Aix-en-Provence

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Day 7-10: French Riviera (Cote d'Azur)

Travel to Nice, explore Promenade des Anglais and Old Town.
• Visit Marc Chagall National Museum or Musee Matisse.

• Take a day trip to Monaco, visit the Prince's Palace, enjoy the stunning views.

• Visit Cannes, famous for its film festival, and stroll along La Croisette.
• Explore Antibes, visit Picasso Museum and Fort Carre.

DAY 10
Relax in Saint-Tropez, enjoy the beaches Pampelonne Beach or Plage de la Bouillabaisse. visit the old port, and explore the town's charm.

Official websites, Picasso Museum tickets, Marc Chagall National Museum tickets, Musee Matisse tickets

Where to stay in Nice

Best Hotels in Nice

Hotel Stars Price / Photo
Hotel Le Negresco 5 VIEW
Boscolo Nice Hotel & Spa 5 VIEW
Hyatt Regency Nice Palais de la Mediterranee 5 VIEW
Anantara Plaza Nice Hotel - A Leading Hotel of the World 5 VIEW
Hotel Nice Azur Riviera 4 VIEW
Best Western Plus Hotel Massena Nice 4 VIEW
Palais Saleya Boutique hotel 4 VIEW
Hotel West End Promenade 4 VIEW
Hotel Beau Rivage 4 VIEW
Maison Durante 4 VIEW
Best Western Plus Hotel Brice Garden Nice 4 VIEW
Hotel Le Grimaldi by Happyculture 4 VIEW
Best Western Hotel Lakmi Nice 3 VIEW
Hotel La Villa Nice Victor Hugo 3 VIEW

Nice Beach View
10 Days in France - Nice

S10 Days in France - Monaco

10 Days in France - Cannes

Hotels and apartments on the Paris map


Prices in Paris