10-Day France road trip from Paris to Orléans, Angers, Rennes, and Le Mans

Paris, France. Panoramic view from Arc de Triomphe. Eiffel Tower and Avenue des Champs Elysees. Europe.
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Jan. - Dec.
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9 nights included
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Have the adventure of a lifetime with this 10-day road trip through France.

This incredible self-drive vacation package will take you through the best destinations in France. With this perfectly planned travel package, you will stay 4 nights in Paris, 2 nights in Orléans, 1 night in Angers, 1 night in Nantes, and 1 night in Le Mans, experiencing the ultimate road trip in France. Your road trip will enable you to discover the country's most popular attractions and restaurants in Paris, Orléans, Angers, Nantes, and Le Mans. We'll help you experience the best 10 days in France you can imagine so you can leave happy and inspired.

Upon arriving in Paris, you'll collect the rental vehicle of your choice. From there, you'll be off to discover some of the most popular attractions in France, including the stunning Eiffel Tower and Louvre Museum.

You'll have an extensive selection of accommodations to choose from throughout your road trip. We have handpicked the best hotels and places to stay across the country, catering to all budgets. Whether you're in the mood for luxurious five-star hotels or cozy, budget-friendly accommodations, we've got you covered.

Your road trip will bring you close to the best attractions and most incredible sights in France. From the magnificent Arc de Triomphe to the breathtaking Champ de Mars and Sacré-Cœur, your journey will take you on a thrilling adventure through some of the most iconic travel destinations in the country. Your discovery doesn't end there. Make sure to marvel at the remarkable Disneyland Paris and learn more about the unique Palace of Versailles to truly immerse yourself in the local culture. As you hit the open road and drive through Paris, Orléans, Angers, Nantes, and Le Mans, you'll also have plenty of opportunities to uncover hidden gems and experience the authentic charm of France. Whether you're exploring enchanting small towns, discovering scenic routes, or indulging in local cuisine, there's always something new and exciting to experience in France.

Add tours and tickets to each day of your trip to make the most of your time in France. You'll have the opportunity to choose from the best tours and activities that your travel destinations have to offer, meaning you'll never have a boring moment on your road trip through France.

Your travel plan itinerary also gives you multiple opportunities to look for souvenirs to memorialize your road trip in France.

You'll return home having experienced the very best of everything France has to offer. Each twist and turn of the journey adds a unique charm to your travel tales.

You can customize each day of your road trip vacation itinerary with flexible trip planning before and after booking. Enjoy the benefits of exploring all these great attractions at your own speed.

Your travel plan includes everything you need to experience the best of France. You'll be booked at the best hotels for 9 nights, with plenty of top-rated breakfast and restaurant options nearby. We'll provide you with the best car rental for 9 days during your self-drive road trip, including CDW insurance.

You'll have access to 24/7 travel support, a personal travel agent, and a step-by-step guide via our flexible mobile app. You can choose and add your flight preferences as needed. Make your vacation in France extra special by adding tours and tickets to each day of your itinerary.

The best services in France fill up quickly, so book your spot early. Select a date and start planning your self-drive road trip in France today!

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Hotel, 9 nights
Rental car, 10 days
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Destinations

Photo of Villepreux is a commune in the Yvelines department in north-central France.Villepreux
Angers - city in FranceAngers / 1 night
Paris, France. Panoramic view from Arc de Triomphe. Eiffel Tower and Avenue des Champs Elysees. Europe.Paris / 4 nights
Le Mans - city in FranceSarthe / 1 night
Photo of Tours aerial panoramic view. Tours is a city in the Loire valley of France.Tours
Suèvres
Photo of the Erdre River in Nantes, France.Nantes / 1 night
Photo of traditional half-timbered houses in the old town of Rennes, Brittany, France.Rennes
Blois - city in FranceBlois
Auzouer-en-Touraine
Centre-Loire Valley - region in FranceCentre-Loire Valley / 2 nights

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Attractions

Photo of Eiffel Tower in Paris, France best Destinations in Europe.Eiffel Tower
Photo of beautiful summer view of Louvre Museum, one of the world's most important museums, historic monument and parisian landmark, Paris, France.Louvre Museum
Photo of Disneyland Paris castle, France.Disneyland Paris
Photo of Arc de Triomphe  Early in the morning with the French flag, France.Arc de Triomphe
Photo of Champ de Mars view from top of Eiffel tower looking down see the entire city as a beautiful classic architecture, France.Champ de Mars
Photo of the Sacred Heart (Sacre Cœur Basilica),on Montmartre hill, Paris, France.Sacré-Cœur
Photo of Versailles palace outside Paris at sunset, France.Palace of Versailles
Photo of Luxembourg gardens and palace with puffy clouds in Paris, France.Jardin du Luxembourg
Photo of Corner of the Tuileries Garden with flower bed and alley with sculptures in Paris in springtime, France.Tuileries Garden
Photo of the Musee d'Orsay is a museum in Paris, France, on the Left Bank of the Seine.Musée d'Orsay
Photo of Puy du Fou amusement park, in Les Epesses (France).Puy du Fou
photo of La Villette Park with the Canal of the Basin of the Villette with boat at beautiful morning in Paris, France.La Villette
photo of Place de la Concorde and the Champs-Elysees at morning in Paris, France.Place de la Concorde
Photo of The Panthéon is a monument in the 5th arrondissement of Paris, France.Panthéon
Photo of famous medieval castle Château de Chambord, France.Château de Chambord
photo of the beautiful Jardin des Plantes at morning in Paris is the main botanical garden in France.Jardin des plantes
Photo of the Renaissance Chateau de Chenonceau, built in the XVIth century, is one of the most beautiful castles of the Loire Valley, Chenonceaux, France.Château de Chenonceau
photo of people enjoying the experience with Machines of the Isle of Nantes in Nantes, France.Machines of the Isle of Nantes
photo of sunny panorama of Castle d’Amboise is an old French chateau is medieval landmark of Amboise city in France.Château d'Amboise
Château du Clos LucéChâteau du Clos Lucé
Castle of the Dukes of Brittany in Nantes - France, Pays de la LoireChâteau des ducs de Bretagne
Botanical Garden, Coulmiers - Jardin des Plantes, Malakoff - Saint-Donatien, Nantes, Loire-Atlantique, Pays de la Loire, Metropolitan France, FranceBotanical Garden
photo of the beautiful Château de Cheverny from apprentice's garden in France.Château de Cheverny
Château d'Angers, Centre Ville - La Fayette - Eblé, Angers, Maine-et-Loire, Pays de la Loire, Metropolitan France, FranceChâteau d'Angers
photo of Villandry castle and gardens best panoramic view in sunny summer day near Tours and Blois cities in France the Loire valley region.Château de Villandry
Gardens of Versailles, Versailles, Île-de-France, FranceGardens of Versailles
photo of Thabor park (Le parc du Thabor) in Rennes is one of the finest examples of landscape art of the XIII century public parks, Thabor Park is the pride of Rennes, France.Parc du Thabor
Museum of the 24 Hours of Le Mans, Le Mans, Sarthe, Pays de la Loire, Metropolitan France, FranceMuseum of the 24 Hours of Le Mans
International Gardens Festival Of Chaumont-sur-Loire, Chaumont-sur-Loire, Blois, Loir-et-Cher, Centre-Loire Valley, Metropolitan France, FranceDomaine de Chaumont-sur-Loire
Jardin des plantes d'AngersJardin des Plantes d'Angers
Hôtel GroslotHôtel Groslot
photo of the magnificent Hall of Mirrors in Versailles, France.Hall of Mirrors
Hôtel Groslot Garden
Basilica of Our Lady of the Trinity, Blois, Loir-et-Cher, Centre-Loire Valley, Metropolitan France, FranceBasilica of Our Lady of the Trinity

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Day 1

Day 1 – Paris - arrival day

  • Paris - Arrival day
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  • Jardin du Luxembourg
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Your road trip adventure in France begins as soon as you reach the incredible city of Paris. You’ll stay in Paris for 4 nights, experiencing all the best things to do and see in the city.

Paris has many popular destinations you can explore. You could visit attractions like the incredible Jardin du Luxembourg. This attraction is an urban park and has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 94,043 visitors.

When you're done sightseeing for the day, you'll check in at one of the best hotels or places to stay in the city. Your stay promises to be a delightful continuation of your exploration, providing comfort and tranquility to recharge for the adventures that lie ahead.

When you’re ready for dinner, we recommend you try one of the best restaurants in the city of Paris, Restaurant Guy Savoy. The restaurant is rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 1,143 customers.

Another of the best restaurants in the city of Paris is Le Bistrot Du Perigord. This restaurant is rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 584 customers.

Locals recommend Kitchen Galerie Bis as one of the best restaurants in the city of Paris. This restaurant has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 512 customers.

Paris also has several great bars that will fit all travel budgets. One of the best bars in the city of Paris is La Coupole. This bar has an average rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 9,580 customers.

Another of the best bars in the city of Paris is Le Fumoir. This bar is rated an average of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 3,606 customers.

Locals also enjoy Le Mesturet. This bar has an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 2,547 customers.

Enjoy toasting the start of your 10-day vacation in France!

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Day 2

Day 2 – Paris

  • Paris
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Drive 32 km, 1 hour 40 min

  • Champ de Mars
  • Eiffel Tower
  • Arc de Triomphe
  • Sacré-Cœur
  • La Villette
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Day 2 of your road trip will take you to the best attractions Paris has to offer. Cherish the 3 nights you have left in Paris by discovering the best things there are to see and do in the city.

There are plenty of attractions, markets, and restaurants for you to experience today in the city of Paris. Your accommodation will be conveniently located close to several of the best attractions you won't want to miss.

You'll be able to visit more of the best travel destinations in the city of Paris, like the extraordinary Champ de Mars. This attraction is an urban park and has an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 172,488 visitors.

Another of the best travel destinations in Paris, which gets around 6,207,303 annual visits, is the spectacular Eiffel Tower. This attraction is a lattice tower and is rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 322,389 visitors.

You could then travel to the amazing Arc de Triomphe. This triumphal arch has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 193,235 visitors. Up to 2,743,823 people visit this popular attraction every year.

Sacré-Cœur is another stop you might want to add to your itinerary. This church building is a popular destination among visitors in Paris. Rated at an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 118,527 visitors, it’s one many travelers find worthy a visit. In one single year, this attraction usually gets more than 11,000,000 visitors.

If you’re interested in seeing something outstanding today, then consider La Villette. La Villette is a commune of france and popular attraction in Paris. More than 56,497 visitors have rated this place an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars.

Your discovery of Paris does not have to stop there. Check out the fantastic selection of tours and tickets offered in Paris on this day of your trip.

After a long day of exploring some of the most popular attractions in France, be sure to eat at Angelina, which is considered one of the best restaurants in the city of Paris. This restaurant is a local favorite and has an average rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 13,038 customers.

Alternatively, another of the top restaurants in the city of Paris is the popular Au Pied de Cochon. This restaurant is rated an average of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 10,684 customers.

Another great restaurant we recommend in the city of Paris is The Bombardier. This restaurant has an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 1,775 customers.

When you’ve finished your meal, Little Red Door is one of the best bars in the city of Paris for an after-dinner drink. This bar has an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 1,722 customers.

Bisou. Is another of the most popular bars in the city of Paris. This bar is rated an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 1,248 customers.

Alternatively, a great bar that locals enjoy in the city of Paris is Experimental Cocktail Club. Experimental Cocktail Club has an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 1,338 customers.

Stopping at one of these popular bars is the perfect way to celebrate another incredible day in the magical city of Paris!

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Day 3

Day 3 – Paris

  • Paris
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Drive 11 km, 1 hour 14 min

  • Jardin des plantes
  • Panthéon
  • Louvre Museum
  • Musée d'Orsay
  • Place de la Concorde
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Day 3 of your road trip will take you to the best attractions Paris has to offer. Cherish the 2 nights you have left in Paris by discovering the best things there are to see and do in the city.

There are plenty of attractions, markets, and restaurants for you to experience today in the city of Paris. Your accommodation will be conveniently located close to several of the best attractions you won't want to miss.

You'll be able to visit more of the best travel destinations in the city of Paris, like the extraordinary Jardin des plantes. This attraction is a botanical garden and has an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 40,461 visitors.

Another of the best travel destinations in Paris is the spectacular Panthéon. This attraction is a mausoleum and is rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 43,649 visitors.

You could then travel to the amazing Louvre Museum. This art museum has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 260,788 visitors. Up to 2,825,000 people visit this popular attraction every year.

Musée d'Orsay is another stop you might want to add to your itinerary. This art museum is a popular destination among visitors in Paris. Rated at an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 71,115 visitors, it’s one many travelers find worthy a visit. In one single year, this attraction usually gets more than 3,651,616 visitors.

If you’re interested in seeing something outstanding today, then consider place de la Concorde. Place de la Concorde is a square and popular attraction in Paris. More than 54,229 visitors have rated this place an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Your discovery of Paris does not have to stop there. Check out the fantastic selection of tours and tickets offered in Paris on this day of your trip.

After a long day of exploring some of the most popular attractions in France, be sure to eat at Solera Paris : Bar à Cocktail, which is considered one of the best restaurants in the city of Paris. This restaurant is a local favorite and has an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 1,221 customers.

Alternatively, another of the top restaurants in the city of Paris is the popular Le Petit Châtelet. This restaurant is rated an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 1,057 customers.

Another great restaurant we recommend in the city of Paris is Les Fous de l'Île. This restaurant has an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 1,046 customers.

When you’ve finished your meal, The Highlander is one of the best bars in the city of Paris for an after-dinner drink. This bar has an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 1,285 customers.

Café de Paris V is another of the most popular bars in the city of Paris. This bar is rated an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 981 customers.

Alternatively, a great bar that locals enjoy in the city of Paris is L'Imprévu Café. L'Imprévu Café has an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 846 customers.

Stopping at one of these popular bars is the perfect way to celebrate another incredible day in the magical city of Paris!

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Day 4

Day 4 – Orléans and Chessy

  • Centre-Loire Valley
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Drive 207 km, 2 hours 33 min

  • Disneyland Paris
  • Hôtel Groslot Garden
  • Hôtel Groslot
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Day 4 of your road trip will take you to the city of Orléans and the city of Chessy. You’ll stay in Orléans for 2 nights.

One of the best places to explore in the city of Orléans today is Hôtel Groslot Garden. This excellent attraction is a park that has been rated an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 310 visitors.

We also recommend you visit the amazing Hôtel Groslot, an outstanding private mansion, in the city of Orléans. Around 1,022 travelers rated this attraction with 4.5 out of 5 stars.

To experience the local culture, see more of France, and meet new people at the same time, we highly recommend you go on a tour. You’ll find many top-rated and popular tours in the city, offering unique experiences that will inspire you. On this tour, you can go on an epic adventure to some of the best places to visit in France. You also get to admire popular places of interest.

You’ll have your choice of the best hotels and places to stay in the city of Orléans.

After a long day of traveling and sightseeing, we recommend you try one of the best restaurants in the city of Orléans, La Parenthèse. This restaurant has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 888 customers.

Locals recommend Le Brin de Zinc Restaurant as one of the best restaurants in the city of Orléans. Le Brin de Zinc Restaurant is rated an average of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 2,754 customers.

Another of the best restaurants in the city of Orléans is Les Fils À Maman Orléans. This restaurant has been rated an average of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 1,573 customers.

After dinner, visit one of the top bars in the city of Orléans, Crêperie Bretonne - Restaurant de spécialités de Galettes et Crêpes fait maison, à base de produits frais & Bar breton. This popular bar is rated an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 1,162 customers.

You could also relax with a drink at a popular bar like L'antidote. This bar has an average rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 610 customers.

Garden Ice Café is a popular bar that locals recommend in the city of Orléans. This bar is rated an average of 4.1 out of 5 stars by 2,403 customers.

Be sure to celebrate another day of your incredible road trip adventure through France with a toast!

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Day 5

Day 5 – Chambord, Cheverny, and Orléans

  • Blois
  • Centre-Loire Valley
  • Suèvres
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Drive 192 km, 3 hours 14 min

  • Château de Chambord
  • Château de Cheverny
  • Basilica of Our Lady of the Trinity
  • Domaine de Chaumont-sur-Loire
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Day 5 of your road trip will take you to the best attractions Chambord has to offer. Cherish the 1 night you have left in Chambord by discovering the best things there are to see and do in the city.

There are plenty of attractions, markets, and restaurants for you to experience today in the city of Chambord. Your accommodation will be conveniently located close to several of the best attractions you won't want to miss.

You'll be able to visit more of the best travel destinations in the village of Chambord, like the extraordinary Château de Chambord. This attraction is a château and has an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 43,219 visitors.

This is a popular destination among visitors in Chambord.

Your discovery of Chambord does not have to stop there. Check out the fantastic selection of tours and tickets offered in Chambord on this day of your trip.

After a long day of exploring some of the most popular attractions in France, be sure to eat at Oh Terroir version fast good, which is considered one of the best restaurants in the city of Orléans. This restaurant is a local favorite and has an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 1,147 customers.

Alternatively, another of the top restaurants in the city of Orléans is the popular Heureux Comme Alexandre. This restaurant is rated an average of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 705 customers.

Another great restaurant we recommend in the city of Orléans is L'Hibiscus. This restaurant has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 357 customers.

When you’ve finished your meal, PIRAAT café Orléans is one of the best bars in the city of Orléans for an after-dinner drink. This bar has an average rating of 4.1 out of 5 stars by 1,301 customers.

Tex Mex is another of the most popular bars in the city of Orléans. This bar is rated an average of 4.2 out of 5 stars by 964 customers.

Alternatively, a great bar that locals enjoy in the city of Orléans is Le Moog. Le Moog has an average rating of 4.1 out of 5 stars by 581 customers.

Stopping at one of these popular bars is the perfect way to celebrate another incredible day in the magical city of Orléans!

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Day 6

Day 6 – Chenonceaux, Amboise, and Angers

  • Tours
  • Angers
  • Auzouer-en-Touraine
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Drive 286 km, 3 hours 38 min

  • Château du Clos Lucé
  • Château d'Amboise
  • Château de Chenonceau
  • Château de Villandry
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Rise and shine on day 6 of your road trip in France. Today, you'll wake up in Orléans and embark on a scenic drive to Angers, where you'll stay at one of the best hotels for 1 night. Seize the opportunity to explore spectacular attractions in Orléans before you reach your end destination for the day.

It’s hard not to feel excited about visiting attractions in a destination as lovely as Orléans. When you’re eager to explore the city and nearby areas, we recommend visiting some local favorites, such as the wonderful Château de Chenonceau. This attraction is a château that has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars from 33,253 visitors.

One of the most popular attractions you can visit is the remarkable Château du Clos Lucé. This attraction is a museum that has an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars from 19,292 visitors.

If you want to explore more, visit the incredible Château d'Amboise. This château and attraction has an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars from 21,016 reviews.

We recommend you end the day with a dinner at a popular restaurant near your accommodation, like Bistrot des Ducs. This restaurant offers various delicious and comforting meals and has an average rating of 4.8 out of 5 stars from 1,756 customers.

Locals also recommend Crêperie du Château, another of the best restaurants in Angers. Crêperie du Château is rated an average of 4.8 out of 5 stars by 558 customers.

If you feel like having something else, check out the menu at La Reserve. This restaurant has been rated an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 2,483 customers and is a great place to enjoy a lovely meal.

After dinner, visit Mamie Fada to enjoy a couple of drinks and relax. This bar is one of the best in Angers, with an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 1,549 customers.

You can also enjoy drinks at a popular bar like Le Héron carré. This bar is a great spot to meet new friends and celebrate your vacation. Le Héron carré has an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 1,625 customers.

La Cour - Angers is another bar locals often recommend. This bar offers a great variety of snacks and drinks and is rated an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 1,026 customers.

End your day by raising your glass in celebration of your incredible road trip adventure in France, and look forward to more great days to come!

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Day 7

Day 7 – Le Puy du Fou and Rennes

  • Angers
  • Nantes
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Drive 185 km, 2 hours 40 min

  • Jardin des Plantes d'Angers
  • Château d'Angers
  • Puy du Fou
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Day 7 of your road trip through France is your chance to discover two places in one day, the city of Angers and the hamlet of Le Puy du Fou. Get ready to experience some of the most famous attractions in the area!

One of the best places to visit in the city of Angers is the amazing Jardin des Plantes d'Angers. This attraction is a botanical garden and is rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 3,436 visitors.

You could also go sightseeing at the incredible Château d'Angers. This château and travel destination has an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 14,556 visitors.

Joining a top-rated tour in Angers is another excellent way to spend your new day in France. The best tours in this travel destination will take you on an exploration to some of France’s most well-known attractions and best-kept secrets.

With this tour, you’ll set out on a journey to France’s most interesting sights. As you go along this remarkable tour, you’ll also have the unique opportunity to catch a glimpse of France’s scenic spots.

You’ll also have your choice of the best hotels and places to stay in the city of Rennes.

After a long day of driving and exploring, we recommend you try Le Bistrot Basque de Nantes, one of the best restaurants in the city of Rennes. This restaurant has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 730 customers.

Locals also recommend Pickles as one of the best restaurants in the city of Rennes. Pickles is rated an average of 4.8 out of 5 stars by 620 customers.

Another of the best restaurants in the city of Rennes is La Cantine Du Curé. This restaurant has been rated an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 2,050 customers.

After dinner, visit Gigg's Irish Pub, which is considered one of the best bars in the city of Rennes. This bar is rated an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 1,840 customers.

You can also enjoy drinks at a popular bar like Délirium Café. This bar has an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 1,288 customers.

Alternatively, The Coffee House is one of the best bars that locals recommend in the city of Rennes. This bar is rated an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 1,168 customers.

Raise your glass in celebration of your incredible road trip adventure through France!

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Day 8

Day 8 – Rennes and Le Mans

  • Rennes
  • Nantes
  • Sarthe
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Drive 277 km, 3 hours 37 min

  • Château des ducs de Bretagne
  • Botanical Garden
  • Machines of the Isle of Nantes
  • Parc du Thabor
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Day 8 of your road trip will take you to the city of Rennes and the city of Rennes. You’ll stay in Le Mans for 1 night.

One of the best places to explore in the city of Rennes today is Château des ducs de Bretagne. This excellent attraction is a museum that has been rated an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 18,724 visitors. Each year, Château des ducs de Bretagne attracts over 167,867 local and international travelers.

We also recommend you visit the amazing Botanical Garden, an outstanding park, in the city of Rennes. Around 14,694 travelers rated this attraction with 4.7 out of 5 stars.

Another of the best travel destinations you can visit in the city of Rennes is Machines of the Isle of Nantes. This amazing attraction is an art project and is rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 33,332 visitors.

To experience the local culture, see more of France, and meet new people at the same time, we highly recommend you go on a tour. You’ll find many top-rated and popular tours in the city, offering unique experiences that will inspire you. On this tour, you can go on an epic adventure to some of the best places to visit in France. You also get to admire popular places of interest.

You could then travel to parc du Thabor for some unforgettable sightseeing experience in the city of Rennes. This popular attraction is an urban park and is rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 11,132 visitors.

You’ll have your choice of the best hotels and places to stay in the city of Le Mans.

After a long day of traveling and sightseeing, we recommend you try one of the best restaurants in the city of Le Mans, La Brochette du Boucher. This restaurant has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 841 customers.

Locals recommend Auberge des 7 Plats as one of the best restaurants in the city of Le Mans. Auberge des 7 Plats is rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 2,123 customers.

Another of the best restaurants in the city of Le Mans is La Baraque à Bœuf. This restaurant has been rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 1,574 customers.

After dinner, visit one of the top bars in the city of Le Mans, Le Mulligan's. This popular bar is rated an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 1,154 customers.

You could also relax with a drink at a popular bar like The Elephant Pub. This bar has an average rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 694 customers.

L' Office is a popular bar that locals recommend in the city of Le Mans. This bar is rated an average of 4.1 out of 5 stars by 1,057 customers.

Be sure to celebrate another day of your incredible road trip adventure through France with a toast!

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Day 9

Day 9 – Versailles and Paris

  • Sarthe
  • Paris
  • Villepreux
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Drive 244 km, 3 hours 18 min

  • Museum of the 24 Hours of Le Mans
  • Gardens of Versailles
  • Palace of Versailles
  • Hall of Mirrors
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Rise and shine on day 9 of your road trip in France. Today, you'll wake up in Le Mans and embark on a scenic drive to Paris, where you'll stay at one of the best hotels for 1 night. Seize the opportunity to explore spectacular attractions in Le Mans before you reach your end destination for the day.

It’s hard not to feel excited about visiting attractions in a destination as lovely as Le Mans. When you’re eager to explore the city and nearby areas, we recommend visiting some local favorites, such as the wonderful Museum of the 24 Hours of Le Mans. This attraction is a museum that has an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars from 4,809 visitors.

One of the most popular attractions you can visit is the remarkable Gardens of Versailles. This attraction is a french formal garden that has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars from 13,133 visitors.

If you want to explore more, visit the incredible Palace of Versailles. This château and attraction has an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars from 119,665 reviews. This site welcomes approximately 4,741,758 yearly visitors.

We recommend you end the day with a dinner at a popular restaurant near your accommodation, like Le Restaurant Vingt Spts. This restaurant offers various delicious and comforting meals and has an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars from 628 customers.

Locals also recommend Alliance, another of the best restaurants in Paris. Alliance is rated an average of 4.8 out of 5 stars by 370 customers.

After dinner, visit Tiger to enjoy a couple of drinks and relax. This bar is one of the best in Paris, with an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 831 customers.

You can also enjoy drinks at a popular bar like Le Requin Chagrin. This bar is a great spot to meet new friends and celebrate your vacation. Le Requin Chagrin has an average rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 737 customers.

Prescription Cocktail Club is another bar locals often recommend. This bar offers a great variety of snacks and drinks and is rated an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 654 customers.

End your day by raising your glass in celebration of your incredible road trip adventure in France, and look forward to more great days to come!

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Day 10

Day 10 – Paris - departure day

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Day 10 of your road trip in France is your departure day. This is your chance to catch one last glimpse of Paris before saying goodbye to this wonderful destination. When you have time to explore the area before you make your way home, we recommend visiting some of the following attractions.

Tuileries Garden is an extraordinary attraction you could visit to enjoy your last day in Paris. This garden and popular site of interest has an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 92,172 visitors.

Take a stroll along the main shopping streets of Paris and find some souvenirs to remind you of your road trip in France.

You’ll then say farewell to Paris. We wish you a pleasant journey home, with many wonderful memories of your unforgettable vacation in France!

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