12-Day France Road Trip from Nice to Monaco, Lyon, Beaune & Torcy

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Starts in
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Ends in
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Duration
12 days & 11 nights
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Have the adventure of a lifetime with this 12-day road trip through France.

This incredible self-drive vacation package will take you through the best destinations in France. Your road trip will enable you to discover the country's most popular attractions and restaurants in Nice, Monaco, Lyon, Beaune, Torcy, Paris, Blois, Saint-Étienne, and Marseille.

We'll help you experience the best 12 days in France you can imagine, so you can leave happy and inspired.

Upon arriving in France at Nice, you’ll collect the rental vehicle of your choice. From there, you’ll be off to take in some of the best travel destinations in France, including the stunning Eiffel Tower and Champ de Mars.

You’ll have your choice of the country's best hotels and places to stay throughout your road trip, suitable for all budgets. For example, in the city of Paris, you could choose to stay at a popular hotel like the 3-star ibis Nice Centre Gare. Alternatively, you could stay at a luxury accommodation like the 4-star Hotel Aston La Scala. No matter which price range you’re looking for, our local experts will assist you in finding the best stay option for your visit.

Your road trip will bring you close to the best attractions and most incredible sights, such as Arc de Triomphe in the city of Paris. Enjoy top travel destinations like the amazing Tuileries Garden and Louvre Museum.

From the spectacular Luxembourg Gardens in the city of Paris to the unforgettable Disneyland Paris in the city of Torcy, you'll experience the best the area has to offer on your self-drive road trip through France.

Your travel plan itinerary also gives you plenty of time to shop at the best markets in France, where you'll browse souvenirs you can take home to memorialize your road trip.

You’ll return home having experienced the very best of everything France has to offer.

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 11 nights, with plenty of top-rated breakfast and restaurant options nearby. We'll provide you with the best car rental for 11 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. All taxes are included in your vacation package price. You can choose and add your flight preferences as needed. You can also add tours and tickets to your itinerary each day.

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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Included

11 nights hotel
Breakfast
12 days car rental
CDW Insurance
Step-by-step guide
Personal travel agent
24/7 travel support

Destinations

Nice - city in FranceNice
Monaco - region in MonacoMonaco
Lyon - city in FranceLyon
Beaune - city in FranceBeaune
Torcy
Paris - city in FranceParis
Blois - city in FranceBlois
Saint-Étienne - city in FranceSaint-Étienne
Marseille - city in FranceMarseille
Nîmes - city in FranceNîmes
Strasbourg - city in FranceStrasbourg
Colmar-Ribeauvillé - city in FranceColmar-Ribeauvillé
Metz - city in FranceMetz
Versailles - city in FranceVersailles

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Attractions

Place MassénaPlace Masséna
Jardin Albert 1erJardin Albert 1er
Castle Hill, Vieux Nice, Nice, Maritime Alps, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, Metropolitan France, FranceCastle Hill
Mercantour National Park, Roubion, Nice, Maritime Alps, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, Metropolitan France, FranceMercantour National Park
Monte Carlo Casino, Monte-Carlo, MonacoMonte Carlo Casino
Old Monaco MuseumMusée océanographique de Monaco
Prince's Palace of Monaco
Pont du GardPont du Gard
Cathédrale Saint-Jean-Baptiste, Lyon 5e Arrondissement, Lyon, Métropole de Lyon, Departemental constituency of Rhône, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, Metropolitan France, FranceCathédrale Saint-Jean-Baptiste
Musée Cinéma et MiniatureMusée Cinéma et Miniature (OUVERT)
La Basilique Notre Dame de Fourvière, Lyon 5e Arrondissement, Lyon, Métropole de Lyon, Departemental constituency of Rhône, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, Metropolitan France, FranceLa Basilique Notre Dame de Fourvière
Fresque des LyonnaisFresque des Lyonnais
Parc de la Tête d'Or, Lyon 6e Arrondissement, Lyon, Métropole de Lyon, Departemental constituency of Rhône, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, Metropolitan France, FranceParc de la Tête d'Or
Porte des Enfants du Rhône
Place BellecourPlace Bellecour
Mur des Canuts, Lyon 4e Arrondissement, Lyon, Métropole de Lyon, Departemental constituency of Rhône, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, Metropolitan France, FranceMur des Canuts
Gallo-Roman Museum of Lyon-Fourvière, Lyon 5e Arrondissement, Lyon, Métropole de Lyon, Departemental constituency of Rhône, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, Metropolitan France, FranceGallo-Roman Museum of Lyon-Fourvière
Cathédrale Notre Dame de Strasbourg, Strasbourg, Bas-Rhin, Grand Est, Metropolitan France, FranceCathédrale Notre Dame de Strasbourg
Parc de l'OrangerieParc de l'Orangerie
La Petite VeniseLa Petite Venise
Parc naturel régional des Ballons des Vosges, Willer-sur-Thur, Thann-Guebwiller, Haut-Rhin, Grand Est, Metropolitan France, FranceParc naturel régional des Ballons des Vosges
Disneyland Paris
Eiffel TowerEiffel Tower
Champ de Mars, Quartier du Gros-Caillou, 7th Arrondissement, Paris, Ile-de-France, Metropolitan France, FranceChamp de Mars
Pyramide du LouvreLouvre Pyramid
Louvre MuseumLouvre Museum
The Centre PompidouThe Centre Pompidou
Palais Garnier, Quartier de la Chaussée-d'Antin, 9th Arrondissement, Paris, Ile-de-France, Metropolitan France, FrancePalais Garnier
Arc de TriompheArc de Triomphe
Place de la ConcordePlace de la Concorde
Tuileries GardenTuileries Garden
Musée d'Orsay, Quartier Saint-Thomas-d'Aquin, 7th Arrondissement, Paris, Ile-de-France, Metropolitan France, FranceMusée d'Orsay
Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris, Quartier Les Îles, 4th Arrondissement, Paris, Ile-de-France, Metropolitan France, FranceCathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris
La Villette, Quartier du Pont-de-Flandre, 19th Arrondissement, Paris, Ile-de-France, Metropolitan France, FranceLa Villette
Luxembourg Gardens, Quartier de l'Odéon, 6th Arrondissement, Paris, Ile-de-France, Metropolitan France, FranceLuxembourg Gardens
PanthéonPanthéon
Jardin des PlantesJardin des Plantes
Palace of VersaillesPalace of Versailles
Château Royal de BloisChâteau Royal de Blois
Château de ChambordChâteau de Chambord
Château de ChevernyChâteau de Cheverny
Basilique Notre-Dame de la Garde, Vauban, 6th Arrondissement, Marseille, Bouches-du-Rhône, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, Metropolitan France, FranceBasilique Notre-Dame de la Garde
Parc national des Calanques, Les Baumettes, 9th Arrondissement, Marseille, Bouches-du-Rhône, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, Metropolitan France, FranceParc national des Calanques

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Dec 14 - Dec 25

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Day 1

Day 1 in Nice - Arrival Day

  • Nice - Arrival Day
  • More

Your amazing road trip adventure in France begins when you reach the incredible city of Nice. There, you'll have your choice of the best hotels and places to stay.

One of the best luxury places you could stay in the city of Nice is the Hotel Aston La Scala. This 4-star hotel is rated an average of 4.1 out of 5 stars by 1,137 guests.

We also recommend the best 3-star hotels, like the ibis Nice Centre Gare. This hotel has an average rating of 3.6 out of 5 stars by 1,095 guests.

If these hotels are not available during your trip to the city of Nice, our system will automatically help you find the best hotel for your stay.

Nice has many popular destinations you can explore.

When you’re ready for dinner, we recommend you try one of the best restaurants in the city of Nice, Chez Acchiardo. The restaurant is rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 1,467 customers.

Another of the best restaurants in the city of Nice is Les Sens. This restaurant is rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 920 customers.

Locals recommend La Shounga as one of the best restaurants in the city of Nice. This restaurant has an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 1,693 customers.

Nice also has several great bars that will fit all travel budgets. One of the best bars in the city of Nice is Wayne's Bar. This bar has an average rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 2,557 customers.

Another of the best bars in the city of Nice is La Shounga. This bar is rated an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 1,693 customers.

Locals also enjoy Les Distilleries Idéales. This bar has an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 1,572 customers.

Enjoy toasting the start of your 12-day vacation in France!

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Day 2

Day 2 in Nice and Monaco

  • Monaco
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  • Place Masséna
  • Jardin Albert 1er
  • Castle Hill
  • Mercantour National Park
  • More

Day 2 of your road trip through France gives you the opportunity to experience two places in one day. You’ll be able to choose how much time you want to spend in each area, where you’ll have the chance to visit attractions like the unforgettable Place Masséna, Jardin Albert 1er, Castle Hill, and many more.

One of the best places to visit in the city of Nice is the amazing Place Masséna. This attraction is a square and is rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 7,946 visitors.

You could also stop at the incredible urban park, Jardin Albert 1er. With an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 9,529 visitors, it's easy to understand why so many people visit this famous attraction.

Another unforgettable travel destination in the city of Nice is the outstanding Castle Hill. This park has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 17,207 visitors.

Mercantour National Park is another popular attraction you can visit in the city of Nice. This spectacular attraction has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 12,161 visitors.

At the end of the day, you will drive to the city of Monaco, where will have access to the best hotels and places to stay.

One of the best hotel options in the city of Monaco is the 3-star Grenette - Grenoble Residhotel. This hotel has an average rating of 3.8 out of 5 stars by 565 guests.

You can also stay at one of the best 4-star hotel. The hotel Apts Residhome Grenoble is a luxurious place to stay in the city of Monaco. This hotel is rated an average of 4 out of 5 stars by 450 guests.

If you’re looking for the best cheap hotel, we recommend staying at the 3-star Heart of Citycenter Close To Train Station Totally Renovated !! #Bi. This 3-star hotel has an average rating of 3.5 out of 5 stars by 559 guests.

After a long day of driving and exploring, we recommend you try Buddha-Bar Monte-Carlo, one of the best restaurants in the city of Monaco. This restaurant has an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 1,868 customers.

Locals also recommend La Rascasse as one of the best restaurants in the city of Monaco. La Rascasse is rated an average of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 1,566 customers.

Another of the best restaurants in the city of Monaco is Steak 'n Shake Monaco. This restaurant has been rated an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 1,351 customers.

After dinner, visit Buddha-Bar Monte-Carlo, which is considered one of the best bars in the city of Monaco. This bar is rated an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 1,868 customers.

You can also enjoy drinks at a popular bar like La Rascasse. This bar has an average rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 1,566 customers.

Alternatively, Twiga is one of the best bars that locals recommend in the city of Monaco. This bar is rated an average of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 506 customers.

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Day 3

Day 3 in Monaco and Lyon

  • Monaco
  • Lyon
  • Nîmes
  • More
  • Monte Carlo Casino
  • Musée océanographique de Monaco
  • Prince's Palace of Monaco
  • Pont du Gard
  • More

Day 3 of your road trip through France gives you the opportunity to experience two places in one day. You’ll be able to choose how much time you want to spend in each area, where you’ll have the chance to visit attractions like the unforgettable Monte Carlo Casino, Musée océanographique de Monaco, Prince's Palace of Monaco, and many more.

One of the best places to visit in the region of Monaco is the amazing Monte Carlo Casino. This attraction is an architectural structure and is rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 27,096 visitors.

You could also stop at the incredible museum, Musée océanographique de Monaco. With an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 22,847 visitors, it's easy to understand why so many people visit this famous attraction. In fact, Musée océanographique de Monaco welcomes around 675,000 yearly visitors.

Another unforgettable travel destination in the region of Monaco is the outstanding Prince's Palace of Monaco. This palace has an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 17,316 visitors.

At the end of the day, you will drive to the city of Lyon, where will have access to the best hotels and places to stay.

One of the best hotel options in the city of Lyon is the 3-star MOB Hotel Lyon Confluence. This hotel has an average rating of 4.2 out of 5 stars by 1,341 guests.

You can also stay at one of the best 4-star hotel. The hotel Hotel Lyon Metropole is a luxurious place to stay in the city of Lyon. This hotel is rated an average of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 1,855 guests.

If you’re looking for the best cheap hotel, we recommend staying at the 3-star Hotel ibis Lyon Gare La Part-Dieu. This 3-star hotel has an average rating of 3.9 out of 5 stars by 948 guests.

After a long day of driving and exploring, we recommend you try L Bar food & drink, one of the best restaurants in the city of Lyon. This restaurant has an average rating of 4.8 out of 5 stars by 2,758 customers.

Locals also recommend Bouchon Tupin as one of the best restaurants in the city of Lyon. Bouchon Tupin is rated an average of 4.8 out of 5 stars by 969 customers.

Another of the best restaurants in the city of Lyon is L'Institut Restaurant. This restaurant has been rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 853 customers.

After dinner, visit L Bar food & drink, which is considered one of the best bars in the city of Lyon. This bar is rated an average of 4.8 out of 5 stars by 2,758 customers.

You can also enjoy drinks at a popular bar like The Phantom of the Opera. This bar has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 514 customers.

Alternatively, Black Forest Society is one of the best bars that locals recommend in the city of Lyon. This bar is rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 500 customers.

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Day 4

Day 4 in Lyon

  • Lyon
  • Strasbourg
  • More
  • Cathédrale Saint-Jean-Baptiste
  • Musée Cinéma et Miniature (OUVERT)
  • La Basilique Notre Dame de Fourvière
  • Fresque des Lyonnais
  • Parc de la Tête d'Or
  • Porte des Enfants du Rhône
  • More

On day 4 of your road trip, you’ll explore the area around the region of Metropolis of Lyon. You’ll be able to visit amazing attractions, like the incredible Cathédrale Saint-Jean-Baptiste, Musée Cinéma et Miniature (OUVERT), La Basilique Notre Dame de Fourvière, and many more.

One of the best travel destinations in the region of Metropolis of Lyon is Cathédrale Saint-Jean-Baptiste. This incredible attraction is a catholic cathedral and has an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 10,991 visitors.

Musée Cinéma et Miniature (OUVERT) is another popular attraction you'll visit in the region of Metropolis of Lyon. This spectacular attraction has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 10,991 visitors.

Another of the best travel destinations you can visit in the region of Metropolis of Lyon is La Basilique Notre Dame de Fourvière. This amazing attraction is a minor basilica and is rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 25,104 visitors.

Beyond the above-mentioned attractions, you also have the opportunity to visit the outstanding Fresque des Lyonnais. This fresco and place of interest is rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 4,824 visitors.

When you’re done exploring for the day, you’ll drive to your accommodation in the city of Lyon.

We recommend eating at one of the best restaurants in the city of Lyon, like Flair Restaurant. This restaurant has an average rating of 4.8 out of 5 stars by 726 customers.

Restaurant Gastronomique Christian Tetedoie is another of the best restaurant options in the city of Lyon. This restaurant is rated an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 2,459 customers.

Locals enjoy Dam's Pub, one of the most popular restaurants in the city of Lyon. The restaurant has an average rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 1,373 customers.

After dinner, visit one of the best bars in the city of Lyon, Dam's Pub. This bar is rated an average of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 1,373 customers.

You can also enjoy drinks at a popular bar that locals recommend, like The King Arthur. This bar has an average rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 1,312 customers.

Les Fleurs du Malt le Bar "La Mise en Bière" is another of the best bars in the city of Lyon. This bar is rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 1,225 customers.

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Day 5

Day 5 in Metropolis of Lyon and Beaune

  • Beaune
  • Colmar-Ribeauvillé
  • Metz
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  • Place Bellecour
  • Mur des Canuts
  • Parc de la Tête d'Or
  • Gallo-Roman Museum of Lyon-Fourvière
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de Strasbourg
  • Parc de l'Orangerie
  • La Petite Venise
  • Parc naturel régional des Ballons des Vosges
  • More

Day 5 of your road trip through France gives you the opportunity to experience two places in one day. You’ll be able to choose how much time you want to spend in each area, where you’ll have the chance to visit attractions like the unforgettable Place Bellecour, Mur des Canuts, Parc de la Tête d'Or, and many more.

One of the best places to visit in the region of Metropolis of Lyon is the amazing Place Bellecour. This attraction is a square and is rated an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 19,655 visitors.

You could also stop at the incredible Mur des Canuts. With an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 3,917 visitors, it's easy to understand why so many people visit this famous attraction.

Another unforgettable travel destination in the region of Metropolis of Lyon is the outstanding Parc de la Tête d'Or. This park has an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 49,972 visitors.

Gallo-Roman Museum of Lyon-Fourvière is another popular attraction you can visit in the region of Metropolis of Lyon. This spectacular attraction has an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 4,138 visitors.

At the end of the day, you will drive to the city of Beaune, where will have access to the best hotels and places to stay.

If you’re looking for the best cheap hotel, we recommend staying at the 2-star B&B Hotel Beaune Sud 2. This 2-star hotel has an average rating of 3.9 out of 5 stars by 916 guests.

After a long day of driving and exploring, we recommend you try Le Bout du Monde, one of the best restaurants in the city of Beaune. This restaurant has an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 343 customers.

Locals also recommend Le Bistrot du Coin as one of the best restaurants in the city of Beaune. Le Bistrot du Coin is rated an average of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 109 customers.

Another of the best restaurants in the city of Beaune is Le Rest O Bar. This restaurant has been rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 101 customers.

After dinner, visit Le Bout du Monde, which is considered one of the best bars in the city of Beaune. This bar is rated an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 343 customers.

You can also enjoy drinks at a popular bar like Barbizier. This bar has an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 141 customers.

Alternatively, Le Bistrot du Coin is one of the best bars that locals recommend in the city of Beaune. This bar is rated an average of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 109 customers.

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Day 6

Day 6 in Torcy and Paris

  • Torcy
  • Paris
  • More
  • Disneyland Paris
  • Eiffel Tower
  • Champ de Mars
  • Louvre Pyramid
  • Louvre Museum
  • The Centre Pompidou
  • More

Day 6 of your road trip through France gives you the opportunity to experience two places in one day.

One of the best places to visit in the city of Torcy is the amazing Disneyland Paris. This attraction is an amusement park and is rated an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 249,329 visitors. As one of the top sights in the area, around 13,400,000 people visit Disneyland Paris every year.

You could then travel to the amazing Eiffel Tower in the city of Paris for some sightseeing. This popular attraction is a lattice tower and has been rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 309,711 visitors. Each year, Eiffel Tower is visited by more than 6,207,303 travelers, so don't miss out!

Another unforgettable travel destination in the city of Paris is the outstanding Champ de Mars. Rated 4.6 out of 5 stars by 167,343 visitors, this top sight deserves a spot on travelers' bucket lists.

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

One of the best hotel options in the city of Paris is the 4-star hotel Crowne Plaza Paris-Republique. This hotel has an average rating of 4.2 out of 5 stars by 14,852 guests.

You can also stay at one of the best 5-star hotel. The hotel Four Seasons Hotel George V, Paris is a luxurious place to stay in the city of Paris. This hotel is rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 3,317 guests. This 3-star hotel has an average rating of 3.5 out of 5 stars by 4,799 guests.

After a long day of driving and exploring, we recommend you try Restaurant Guy Savoy, one of the best restaurants in the city of Paris. This restaurant has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 1,143 customers.

Locals also recommend Le Bistrot Du Perigord as one of the best restaurants in the city of Paris. Le Bistrot Du Perigord is rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 584 customers.

Another of the best restaurants in the city of Paris is Kitchen Galerie Bis. This restaurant has been rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 512 customers.

After dinner, visit Le Calbar, which is considered one of the best bars in the city of Paris. This bar is rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 775 customers.

You can also enjoy drinks at a popular bar like Le Train Bleu. This bar has an average rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 6,110 customers.

Alternatively, The Bombardier is one of the best bars that locals recommend in the city of Paris. This bar is rated an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 1,775 customers.

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Day 7

Day 7 in Paris

  • Paris
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  • Palais Garnier
  • Arc de Triomphe
  • Place de la Concorde
  • Tuileries Garden
  • Musée d'Orsay
  • Champ de Mars
  • Eiffel Tower
  • More

On day 7 of your road trip, you’ll explore the area around the city of Paris. You’ll be able to visit amazing attractions, like the incredible Palais Garnier, Arc de Triomphe, Place de la Concorde, and many more.

One of the best travel destinations in the city of Paris is Palais Garnier. This incredible attraction is an opera house and has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 32,330 visitors.

Arc de Triomphe is another popular attraction you'll visit in the city of Paris. This spectacular attraction has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 32,330 visitors. Arc de Triomphe attracts about 2,743,823 travelers annually.

Another of the best travel destinations you can visit in the city of Paris is Place de la Concorde. This amazing attraction is a square and is rated an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 52,512 visitors.

Beyond the above-mentioned attractions, you also have the opportunity to visit the outstanding Tuileries Garden. This garden and place of interest is rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 89,571 visitors.

When you’re done exploring for the day, you’ll drive to your accommodation in the city of Paris.

We recommend eating at one of the best restaurants in the city of Paris, like Le Train Bleu. This restaurant has an average rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 6,110 customers.

The Bombardier is another of the best restaurant options in the city of Paris. This restaurant is rated an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 1,775 customers.

Locals enjoy Jules Verne, one of the most popular restaurants in the city of Paris. The restaurant has an average rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 1,525 customers.

After dinner, visit one of the best bars in the city of Paris, Little Red Door. This bar is rated an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 1,722 customers.

You can also enjoy drinks at a popular bar that locals recommend, like Harry's New York Bar. This bar has an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 1,751 customers.

Experimental Cocktail Club is another of the best bars in the city of Paris. This bar is rated an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 1,338 customers.

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Day 8

Day 8 in Paris

  • Paris
  • More
  • Louvre Pyramid
  • Louvre Museum
  • The Centre Pompidou
  • Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris
  • La Villette
  • Place de la Concorde
  • Tuileries Garden
  • More

On day 8 of your road trip, you’ll explore the area around the city of Paris. You’ll be able to visit amazing attractions, like the incredible Louvre Pyramid, Louvre Museum, The Centre Pompidou, and many more.

One of the best travel destinations in the city of Paris is Louvre Pyramid. This incredible attraction is a pyramid and has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 60,263 visitors.

Louvre Museum is another popular attraction you'll visit in the city of Paris. This spectacular attraction has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 60,263 visitors. Louvre Museum attracts about 10,200,000 travelers annually.

Another of the best travel destinations you can visit in the city of Paris is The Centre Pompidou. Attracting over 3,273,867, it's clear that The Centre Pompidou is one of the top sights of the area. This amazing attraction is an art museum and is rated an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 54,668 visitors.

Beyond the above-mentioned attractions, you also have the opportunity to visit the outstanding Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris. This catholic cathedral and place of interest is rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 45,092 visitors. Each year, approximately 12,000,000 come to this beautiful attraction to enhance their travel experience in Paris.

When you’re done exploring for the day, you’ll drive to your accommodation in the city of Paris.

We recommend eating at one of the best restaurants in the city of Paris, like Le Petit Châtelet. This restaurant has an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 1,057 customers.

Les Fous de l'Île is another of the best restaurant options in the city of Paris. This restaurant is rated an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 1,046 customers.

Locals enjoy Restaurant Libanais Janna, one of the most popular restaurants in the city of Paris. The restaurant has an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 926 customers.

After dinner, visit one of the best bars in the city of Paris, The Highlander. This bar is rated an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 1,285 customers.

You can also enjoy drinks at a popular bar that locals recommend, like Les Fous de l'Île. This bar has an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 1,046 customers.

Velvet Bar Paris is another of the best bars in the city of Paris. This bar is rated an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 1,018 customers.

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Day 9

Day 9 in Paris and Blois

  • Blois
  • Versailles
  • More
  • Musée d'Orsay
  • Luxembourg Gardens
  • Panthéon
  • Jardin des Plantes
  • La Villette
  • Palace of Versailles
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Day 9 of your road trip through France gives you the opportunity to experience two places in one day. You’ll be able to choose how much time you want to spend in each area, where you’ll have the chance to visit attractions like the unforgettable Musée d'Orsay, Luxembourg Gardens, Panthéon, and many more.

One of the best places to visit in the city of Paris is the amazing Musée d'Orsay. As such, over 3,651,616 people visit Musée d'Orsay yearly. This attraction is an art museum and is rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 67,959 visitors.

You could also stop at the incredible urban park, Luxembourg Gardens. With an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 92,113 visitors, it's easy to understand why so many people visit this famous attraction.

Another unforgettable travel destination in the city of Paris is the outstanding Panthéon. This mausoleum has an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 41,463 visitors. Approximately 3,651,616 travelers come to Paris every year to see the stunning Musée d'Orsay with their own eyes.

Jardin des Plantes is another popular attraction you can visit in the city of Paris. This spectacular attraction has an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 39,511 visitors.

If you’re keen to explore even more, then consider a visit to the fantastic La Villette. This commune of france is a popular attraction with an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars from 55,387 visitors.

At the end of the day, you will drive to the city of Blois, where will have access to the best hotels and places to stay.

One of the best hotel options in the city of Blois is the 4-star Crowne Plaza Paris-Republique. This hotel has an average rating of 4.2 out of 5 stars by 14,852 guests.

You can also stay at one of the best 5-star hotel. The hotel Four Seasons Hotel George V, Paris is a luxurious place to stay in the city of Blois. This hotel is rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 3,317 guests.

If you’re looking for the best cheap hotel, we recommend staying at the 3-star Hotel ibis Paris 17 Clichy-Batignolles. This 3-star hotel has an average rating of 3.5 out of 5 stars by 4,799 guests.

After a long day of driving and exploring, we recommend you try Cote Loire Auberge Ligerienne, one of the best restaurants in the city of Blois. This restaurant has an average rating of 4.2 out of 5 stars by 160 customers.

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Day 10

Day 10 in Blois and Saint-Étienne

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  • Château Royal de Blois
  • Château de Chambord
  • Château de Cheverny
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Day 10 of your road trip through France gives you the opportunity to experience two places in one day. You’ll be able to choose how much time you want to spend in each area, where you’ll have the chance to visit attractions like the unforgettable Château Royal de Blois, Château de Chambord, Château de Cheverny, and many more.

One of the best places to visit in the city of Blois is the amazing Château Royal de Blois. This attraction is a château and is rated an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 15,558 visitors.

You could also stop at the incredible château, Château de Chambord. With an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 42,404 visitors, it's easy to understand why so many people visit this famous attraction.

Another unforgettable travel destination in the city of Blois is the outstanding Château de Cheverny. This château has an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 14,646 visitors.

At the end of the day, you will drive to the city of Saint-Étienne, where will have access to the best hotels and places to stay.

One of the best hotel options in the city of Saint-Étienne is the 3-star Novotel Beaune Hotel. This hotel has an average rating of 4.2 out of 5 stars by 634 guests.

After a long day of driving and exploring, we recommend you try Soggy Bottom, one of the best restaurants in the city of Saint-Étienne. This restaurant has an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 726 customers.

Locals also recommend Lipopette Bar as one of the best restaurants in the city of Saint-Étienne. Lipopette Bar is rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 470 customers.

Another of the best restaurants in the city of Saint-Étienne is Hop Square. This restaurant has been rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 386 customers.

After dinner, visit The Smoking Dog, which is considered one of the best bars in the city of Saint-Étienne. This bar is rated an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 548 customers.

You can also enjoy drinks at a popular bar like Thunderbird Lounge. This bar has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 162 customers.

Alternatively, Soggy Bottom is one of the best bars that locals recommend in the city of Saint-Étienne. This bar is rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 726 customers.

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Day 11

Day 11 in Marseille and Nice

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  • Nice
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  • Basilique Notre-Dame de la Garde
  • Parc national des Calanques
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Day 11 of your road trip through France gives you the opportunity to experience two places in one day.

One of the best places to visit in the city of Marseille is the amazing Basilique Notre-Dame de la Garde. This attraction is a church building and is rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 30,836 visitors.

You could also stop at the incredible park, Parc national des Calanques. With an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 19,561 visitors, it's easy to understand why so many people visit this famous attraction.

At the end of the day, you will drive to the city of Nice, where will have access to the best hotels and places to stay.

One of the best hotel options in the city of Nice is the 3-star ibis Nice Centre Gare. This hotel has an average rating of 3.6 out of 5 stars by 1,095 guests.

You can also stay at one of the best 4-star hotel. The hotel Hotel Aston La Scala is a luxurious place to stay in the city of Nice. This hotel is rated an average of 4.1 out of 5 stars by 1,137 guests.

After a long day of driving and exploring, we recommend you try Peixes, one of the best restaurants in the city of Nice. This restaurant has an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 1,157 customers.

Locals also recommend Le Frog as one of the best restaurants in the city of Nice. Le Frog is rated an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 1,109 customers.

Another of the best restaurants in the city of Nice is L'antica. This restaurant has been rated an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 863 customers.

After dinner, visit Le Shapko, which is considered one of the best bars in the city of Nice. This bar is rated an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 1,073 customers.

You can also enjoy drinks at a popular bar like Le Vingt4. This bar has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 453 customers.

Alternatively, Au Fût et à mesure is one of the best bars that locals recommend in the city of Nice. This bar is rated an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 362 customers.

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Day 12

Day 12 in Nice - Departure Day

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Day 12 of your road trip in France is your departure day. This is your chance to catch one last glimpse of Nice 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.

Your accommodation will also be strategically located for some last-minute shopping in the city of Nice before you conclude your short European break.

You’ll then say farewell to France and begin your journey home, now filled with memories of unforgettable experiences in France!

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