12-Day France Road Trip from Strasbourg to Sélestat-Erstein, Metz Science Park, Chelles & Paris

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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 Strasbourg, Sélestat-Erstein, Metz Science Park, Chelles, Paris, Versailles, Blois, Tours, Vichy, Lyon, and Colmar-Ribeauvillé.

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 Strasbourg, 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 Parc de la Citadelle and Strasbourg Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art.

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 Strasbourg, you could choose to stay at a popular hotel like the 3-star ibis Strasbourg Centre Historique Hotel. 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 the magnificent Palais Rohan in the city of Strasbourg. Enjoy top travel destinations like the amazing La Petite France and St. Thomas Church.

From the spectacular Alsatian Museum in the city of Strasbourg to the unforgettable Place Kléber in the city of Strasbourg, you'll experience the best the area has to offer on your self-drive road trip through 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 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. 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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Included

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

Destinations

Strasbourg - city in FranceStrasbourg
Metz - city in FranceMetz
Sélestat-Erstein - city in FranceSélestat-Erstein
Paris - city in FranceParis
Torcy
Blois - city in FranceBlois
Versailles - city in FranceVersailles
Vichy - city in FranceVichy
Tours - city in FranceTours
Lyon - city in FranceLyon
Beaune - city in FranceBeaune
Colmar-Ribeauvillé - city in FranceColmar-Ribeauvillé

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Attractions

Parc de la Citadelle, Strasbourg, Bas-Rhin, Grand Est, Metropolitan France, FranceParc de la Citadelle
Strasbourg Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art, Strasbourg, Bas-Rhin, Grand Est, Metropolitan France, FranceStrasbourg Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art
Palais Rohan, Strasbourg, Bas-Rhin, Grand Est, Metropolitan France, FrancePalais Rohan
Place Kléber, Strasbourg, Bas-Rhin, Grand Est, Metropolitan France, FrancePlace Kléber
Barrage VaubanBarrage Vauban
Le VaisseauLe Vaisseau
Parc de l'OrangerieParc de l'Orangerie
Cathédrale Notre Dame de Strasbourg, Strasbourg, Bas-Rhin, Grand Est, Metropolitan France, FranceCathédrale Notre Dame de Strasbourg
La Montagne des Singes, Kintzheim, Sélestat-Erstein, Bas-Rhin, Grand Est, Metropolitan France, FranceLa Montagne des Singes
Château du Haut-KœnigsbourgChâteau du Haut-Kœnigsbourg
The Eagle Park, Kintzheim, Sélestat-Erstein, Bas-Rhin, Grand Est, Metropolitan France, FranceThe Eagle Park
Metz Cathedral, Metz, Moselle, Grand Est, Metropolitan France, FranceMetz Cathedral
Zoo d'AmnévilleZoo d'Amnéville
Le Château de la Belle au Bois Dormant
Musée d'Orsay, Quartier Saint-Thomas-d'Aquin, 7th Arrondissement, Paris, Ile-de-France, Metropolitan France, FranceMusée d'Orsay
Place de la ConcordePlace de la Concorde
Champ de Mars, Quartier du Gros-Caillou, 7th Arrondissement, Paris, Ile-de-France, Metropolitan France, FranceChamp de Mars
Eiffel TowerEiffel Tower
Arc de TriompheArc de Triomphe
Luxembourg Gardens, Quartier de l'Odéon, 6th Arrondissement, Paris, Ile-de-France, Metropolitan France, FranceLuxembourg Gardens
PanthéonPanthéon
La Villette, Quartier du Pont-de-Flandre, 19th Arrondissement, Paris, Ile-de-France, Metropolitan France, FranceLa Villette
Tuileries GardenTuileries Garden
Jardin des PlantesJardin des Plantes
Pyramide du LouvreLouvre Pyramid
Louvre MuseumLouvre Museum
The Centre PompidouThe Centre Pompidou
Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris, Quartier Les Îles, 4th Arrondissement, Paris, Ile-de-France, Metropolitan France, FranceCathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris
Madame Élisabeth's Estate
Marie-Antoinette's Estate
The Grand TrianonThe Grand Trianon
Palace of VersaillesPalace of Versailles
Gardens of Versailles, Versailles, Île-de-France, FranceGardens of Versailles
Château Royal d'AmboiseChâteau Royal d'Amboise
Château de VillandryChâteau de Villandry
Château de ChenonceauChâteau de Chenonceau
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
Fresque des LyonnaisFresque des Lyonnais
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
Cathédrale Saint-Jean-Baptiste, Lyon 5e Arrondissement, Lyon, Métropole de Lyon, Departemental constituency of Rhône, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, Metropolitan France, FranceCathédrale Saint-Jean-Baptiste
Place BellecourPlace Bellecour
Hôtel-Dieu Museum - Hospices de Beaune, Beaune, Côte-d'Or, Bourgogne-Franche-Comté, Metropolitan France, FranceHôtel-Dieu Museum - Hospices de Beaune
La Petite VeniseLa Petite Venise
Parc du Champ de Mars
La Petite FranceLa Petite France
Église Saint-Thomas, Strasbourg, Bas-Rhin, Grand Est, Metropolitan France, FranceSt Thomas Church
Alsatian Museum, Strasbourg, Bas-Rhin, Grand Est, Metropolitan France, FranceAlsatian Museum

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Feb 9 - Feb 20

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Day 1

Day 1 in Strasbourg - Arrival Day

  • Strasbourg - Arrival Day
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  • Parc de la Citadelle
  • Strasbourg Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art
  • Palais Rohan
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Your amazing road trip adventure in France begins when you reach the incredible city of Strasbourg. There, you'll have your choice of the best hotels and places to stay.

We also recommend the best 3-star hotels, like the ibis Strasbourg Centre Historique Hotel. This hotel has an average rating of 3.5 out of 5 stars by 1,883 guests.

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

Strasbourg has many popular destinations you can explore. You could visit attractions like the incredible Parc de la Citadelle. This attraction is a park and has an average rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 3,539 visitors.

Strasbourg Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art is another popular attraction in the city of Strasbourg. This unforgettable attraction is an art museum and is rated an average of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 3,507 visitors.

Another favorite attraction in the city of Strasbourg is Palais Rohan. This outstanding travel destination has an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 2,952 visitors.

When you’re ready for dinner, we recommend you try one of the best restaurants in the city of Strasbourg, Au Crocodile. The restaurant is rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 770 customers.

Another of the best restaurants in the city of Strasbourg is Au Crocodile. This restaurant is rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 770 customers.

Locals recommend Au Crocodile as one of the best restaurants in the city of Strasbourg. This restaurant has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 770 customers.

Strasbourg also has several great bars that will fit all travel budgets. One of the best bars in the city of Strasbourg is Cathedral Beer Academy. This bar has an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 2,358 customers.

Another of the best bars in the city of Strasbourg is Cathedral Beer Academy. This bar is rated an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 2,358 customers.

Locals also enjoy Cathedral Beer Academy. This bar has an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 2,358 customers.

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

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Day 2

Day 2 in Strasbourg

  • Strasbourg
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  • Place Kléber
  • Barrage Vauban
  • Le Vaisseau
  • Parc de l'Orangerie
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de Strasbourg
  • More

On day 2 of your road trip, you’ll explore the area around the city of Strasbourg. You’ll be able to visit amazing attractions, like the incredible Place Kléber, Barrage Vauban, Le Vaisseau, and many more.

One of the best travel destinations in the city of Strasbourg is Place Kléber. This incredible attraction is a square and has an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars from 11,425 visitors.

Barrage Vauban is another popular attraction you'll visit in the city of Strasbourg. This spectacular attraction is rated 4.5 out of 5 stars by 8,231 visitors.

Another of the best travel destinations you can visit in the city of Strasbourg is Le Vaisseau. This amazing attraction is a cultural center and is rated an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 3,352 visitors.

Beyond the above-mentioned attractions, you also have the opportunity to visit the outstanding Parc de l'Orangerie. This park and place of interest is rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 14,882 visitors.

If you’re keen to explore even more, then consider a visit to the fantastic Cathédrale Notre Dame de Strasbourg. This catholic cathedral is a popular attraction with an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars from 53,731 visitors.

To do something one-of-a-kind today, you can join a popular tour. Check out all the fun and eye-opening experiences you can try out in France to make your travel experience in the country more memorable.

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

We recommend eating at one of the best restaurants in the city of Strasbourg, like La Cloche à Fromage RESTAURANT. This restaurant has an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 1,637 customers.

La Cloche à Fromage RESTAURANT is another of the best restaurant options in the city of Strasbourg. This restaurant is rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 1,637 customers.

Locals enjoy La Cloche à Fromage RESTAURANT, one of the most popular restaurants in the city of Strasbourg. The restaurant has an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 1,637 customers.

After dinner, visit one of the best bars in the city of Strasbourg, Jeannette and the Cycleux. This bar is rated an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 1,283 customers.

You can also enjoy drinks at a popular bar that locals recommend, like Jeannette and the Cycleux. This bar has an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 1,283 customers.

Jeannette and the Cycleux is another of the best bars in the city of Strasbourg. This bar is rated an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 1,283 customers.

Raise your glass and relax after another big day of your road trip adventure through France!

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Day 3

Day 3 in Sélestat-Erstein, Grand Est, and Metz Science Park

  • Metz
  • Sélestat-Erstein
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  • La Montagne des Singes
  • Château du Haut-Kœnigsbourg
  • The Eagle Park
  • More

Day 3 of your road trip through France gives you the opportunity to experience two places in one day. You’ll decide how much time you want to spend in each area, where you’ll have the chance to visit attractions like the unforgettable La Montagne des Singes, Château du Haut-Kœnigsbourg, The Eagle Park, and many more.

One of the best places to visit in the city of arrondissement of Sélestat-Erstein is the amazing La Montagne des Singes. This attraction is a zoo and is rated an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 11,664 visitors.

You could also go sightseeing at the incredible Château du Haut-Kœnigsbourg. This castle and travel destination has an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 26,038 visitors.

The Eagle Park is another popular attraction you can explore in the city of arrondissement of Sélestat-Erstein. This well-known attraction, a spectacular zoo, has an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars from over 6,650 reviews.

Joining a top-rated tour in arrondissement of Sélestat-Erstein 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 could then travel to the amazing La Montagne des Singes in the region of Grand Est for some sightseeing. This popular attraction is a zoo and has been rated an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 11,664 visitors.

Another unforgettable travel destination is the outstanding Château du Haut-Kœnigsbourg. Rated 4.6 out of 5 stars by 26,038 visitors, the remarkable Château du Haut-Kœnigsbourg deserves a spot on travelers' bucket lists.

We also recommend a visit to the popular The Eagle Park. This attraction, a stunning zoo, has been rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 6,650 travelers.

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

One of the best hotel options in the city of Metz Science Park is the 3-star hotel ibis Strasbourg Centre Historique Hotel. This hotel has an average rating of 3.5 out of 5 stars by 1,883 guests.

After a long day of driving and exploring, we recommend you try Vivian's Pub Fairy, one of the best restaurants in the city of Metz Science Park. This restaurant has an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 1,067 customers.

Locals also recommend Vivian's Pub Fairy as one of the best restaurants in the city of Metz Science Park. Vivian's Pub Fairy is rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 1,067 customers.

Another of the best restaurants in the city of Metz Science Park is Vivian's Pub Fairy. This restaurant has been rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 1,067 customers.

After dinner, visit Les BerThoM Metz, which is considered one of the best bars in the city of Metz Science Park. This bar is rated an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 1,261 customers.

You can also enjoy drinks at a popular bar like Les BerThoM Metz. This bar has an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 1,261 customers.

Alternatively, Les BerThoM Metz is one of the best bars that locals recommend in the city of Metz Science Park. This bar is rated an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 1,261 customers.

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

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Day 4

Day 4 in Moselle, Chelles, and Paris

  • Paris
  • Metz
  • Torcy
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  • Metz Cathedral
  • Zoo d'Amnéville
  • Le Château de la Belle au Bois Dormant
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You’ll have time to visit two of the most popular areas in France on day 4 of your road trip.

One of the best places to explore is Metz Cathedral. This excellent attraction is a catholic cathedral that has been rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 9,579 visitors. Around 15,458 travelers rated this attraction with 4.3 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. 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 Le Château de la Belle au Bois Dormant for some unforgettable sightseeing experience in the city of Chelles. This popular attraction is a château and is rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 6,850 visitors.

You’ll 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 3-star hotel St Christopher’s Inns Gare Du Nord. This hotel has an average rating of 3.7 out of 5 stars by 5,455 guests.

Or, you could enjoy a stay at an exclusive 4-star hotel. The Novotel Paris Centre Eiffel Tower Hotel is a luxurious place to stay in the city of Paris. This hotel is rated an average of 3.6 out of 5 stars by 3,858 guests.

If you’re looking for the best cheap hotel, we recommend staying at the 3-star hotel Hotel ibis Paris 17 Clichy-Batignolles. This 3-star hotel has an average rating of 3.1 out of 5 stars by 3,641 guests.

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

Locals recommend Restaurant Guy Savoy as one of the best restaurants in the city of Paris. Restaurant Guy Savoy 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 has been rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 584 customers.

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

You could also relax with a drink at a popular bar like Le Calbar. This bar has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 775 customers.

Le Train Bleu is a popular bar that locals recommend in the city of Paris. This bar is rated an average of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 6,110 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 in Paris

  • Paris
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  • Musée d'Orsay
  • Place de la Concorde
  • Champ de Mars
  • Eiffel Tower
  • Arc de Triomphe
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On day 5 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 Musée d'Orsay, Place de la Concorde, Champ de Mars, and many more.

One of the best travel destinations in the city of Paris is Musée d'Orsay. As one of the top sights in the area, around 3,651,616 people visit this attraction every year. This incredible attraction is an art museum and has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars from 67,959 visitors.

Place de la Concorde is another popular attraction you'll visit in the city of Paris. This spectacular attraction is rated 4.5 out of 5 stars by 52,512 visitors.

Another of the best travel destinations you can visit in the city of Paris is Champ de Mars. This amazing attraction is a square and is rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 167,343 visitors.

Beyond the above-mentioned attractions, you also have the opportunity to visit the outstanding Eiffel Tower. This lattice tower and place of interest is rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 309,711 visitors. Each year, approximately 6,207,303 people come to this outstanding attraction to enhance their travel experience in Paris.

If you’re keen to explore even more, then consider a visit to the fantastic Arc de Triomphe. This triumphal arch is a popular attraction with an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars from 184,279 visitors. Arc de Triomphe hosts around 2,743,823 visitors annually, so be sure to stop at this attraction so you won't miss out!

To do something one-of-a-kind today, you can join a popular tour. Check out all the fun and eye-opening experiences you can try out in France to make your travel experience in the country more memorable.

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.

Le Train Bleu is another of the best restaurant options in the city of Paris. This restaurant is rated an average of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 6,110 customers.

Locals enjoy The Bombardier, one of the most popular restaurants in the city of Paris. The restaurant has an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 1,775 customers.

After dinner, visit one of the best bars in the city of Paris, The Bombardier. This bar is rated an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 1,775 customers.

You can also enjoy drinks at a popular bar that locals recommend, like The Bombardier. This bar has an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 1,775 customers.

Harry's New York Bar 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 1,751 customers.

Raise your glass and relax after another big day of your road trip adventure through France!

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Day 6

Day 6 in Paris

  • Paris
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  • Luxembourg Gardens
  • Panthéon
  • La Villette
  • Tuileries Garden
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On day 6 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 Luxembourg Gardens, Panthéon, La Villette, and many more.

One of the best travel destinations in the city of Paris is Luxembourg Gardens. This incredible attraction is an urban park and has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars from 92,113 visitors.

Panthéon is another popular attraction you'll visit in the city of Paris. This spectacular attraction is rated 4.6 out of 5 stars by 41,463 visitors.

Another of the best travel destinations you can visit in the city of Paris is La Villette. This amazing attraction is a commune of france and is rated an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 55,387 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.

To do something one-of-a-kind today, you can join a popular tour. Check out all the fun and eye-opening experiences you can try out in France to make your travel experience in the country more memorable.

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.

Le Petit Châtelet 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 1,057 customers.

Locals enjoy Les Fous de l'Île, one of the most popular restaurants in the city of Paris. The restaurant has an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 1,046 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 The Highlander. This bar has an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 1,285 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.

Raise your glass and relax after another big day of your road trip adventure through France!

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Day 7

Day 7 in Paris

  • Paris
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  • Jardin des Plantes
  • Louvre Pyramid
  • Louvre Museum
  • The Centre Pompidou
  • Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris
  • 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 Jardin des Plantes, Louvre Pyramid, Louvre Museum, and many more.

One of the best travel destinations in the city of Paris is Jardin des Plantes. This incredible attraction is a botanical garden and has an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars from 39,511 visitors.

Louvre Pyramid is another popular attraction you'll visit in the city of Paris. This spectacular attraction is rated 4.7 out of 5 stars by 60,263 visitors.

Another of the best travel destinations you can visit in the city of Paris is Louvre Museum. Attracting 10,200,000 annual visitors, it's clear that Louvre Museum is one of the top sights of the area. This amazing attraction is an art museum and is rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 250,910 visitors.

Beyond the above-mentioned attractions, you also have the opportunity to visit the outstanding The Centre Pompidou. This art museum and place of interest is rated an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 54,668 visitors. Each year, approximately 3,273,867 people come to this outstanding attraction to enhance their travel experience in Paris.

If you’re keen to explore even more, then consider a visit to the fantastic Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris. This catholic cathedral is a popular attraction with an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars from 45,092 visitors. Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris hosts around 12,000,000 visitors annually, so be sure to stop at this attraction so you won't miss out!

To do something one-of-a-kind today, you can join a popular tour. Check out all the fun and eye-opening experiences you can try out in France to make your travel experience in the country more memorable.

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 Restaurant Île de la Réunion. This restaurant has an average rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 935 customers.

Restaurant Île de la Réunion is another of the best restaurant options in the city of Paris. This restaurant is rated an average of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 935 customers.

Locals enjoy L'Imprévu Café, one of the most popular restaurants in the city of Paris. The restaurant has an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 846 customers.

After dinner, visit one of the best bars in the city of Paris, Les Fous de l'Île. This bar is rated an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 1,046 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.

L'Imprévu Café 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 846 customers.

Raise your glass and relax after another big day of your road trip adventure through France!

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Day 8

Day 8 in Versailles and Blois

  • Blois
  • Versailles
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  • Madame Élisabeth's Estate
  • Marie-Antoinette's Estate
  • The Grand Trianon
  • Palace of Versailles
  • Gardens of Versailles
  • More

Day 8 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 Madame Élisabeth's Estate, Marie-Antoinette's Estate, The Grand Trianon, and many more.

One of the best places to visit in arrondissement of Versailles is the amazing Madame Élisabeth's Estate. This attraction is a park that is rated an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 1,018 visitors.

You could also stop at the incredible Marie-Antoinette's Estate. With an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 9,729 visitors, this city attraction is one of the top sights in the area.

Another unforgettable travel destination in the city is the outstanding The Grand Trianon. This popular maison de plaisance and travel destination has an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 7,353 visitors.

The spectacular Palace of Versailles is another popular attraction you can visit in the city of arrondissement of Versailles today. This fascinating attraction has an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars from 115,875 visitors. In addition, approximately 4,741,758 travelers visit this popular site annually.

If you’re keen to explore even more, then consider a visit to the fantastic Gardens of Versailles. This attraction is a popular french formal garden that has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars from 12,945 visitors.

You can make the most of your new day in arrondissement of Versailles by joining activities and tours that let you discover what else the city has in store for you. The tour allows curious travelers like you to have an unforgettable experience exploring some of France’s best spots. There are many top-rated experiences you can include in your travel plan to add flavor to your road trip in France. Browse all of your options and reserve your slot before it's too late.

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

One of the best hotel options in the city of Blois is the 3-star St Christopher’s Inns Gare Du Nord. This hotel has an average rating of 3.7 out of 5 stars by 5,455 guests.

You can also stay at one of the best 4-star hotel. The hotel Novotel Paris Centre Eiffel Tower Hotel is a luxurious place to stay in the city of Blois. This hotel is rated an average of 3.6 out of 5 stars by 3,858 guests.

If you’re looking for a top-rated budget hotel, we recommend staying at the 3-star Hotel ibis Paris 17 Clichy-Batignolles. This 3-star hotel has an average rating of 3.1 out of 5 stars by 3,641 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 9

Day 9 in Tours, Indre-et-Loire, and Vichy

  • Vichy
  • Tours
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  • Château Royal d'Amboise
  • Château de Villandry
  • Château de Chenonceau
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You’ll begin day 9 of your road trip across France in the city of Vichy and make your way to the region of Indre-et-Loire. Before leaving Vichy, you can check out some of the best attractions in the city for another opportunity to create lasting memories.

If you’re curious to see more of arrondissement of Tours, start your day with a visit to the amazing Collégiale Saint Martin et Tour Charlemagne. This much-appreciated attraction is rated 4.4 out of 5 stars by 214 visitors.

You could also stop at another of the best local travel destinations in the area, the fascinating Château de Villandry. This château and spectacular attraction has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars from 13,218 visitors.

When you’re ready for Indre-et-Loire, you’ll hit the roads again and continue on your way to the region. Indre-et-Loire offers plenty of options for top-rated hotels and other places to stay that fit all travel budgets.

We recommend you stay at the exclusive Novotel Paris Centre Eiffel Tower Hotel, one of the best 4-star hotel options in Indre-et-Loire. At this hotel, you’ll have access to many exceptional amenities that will ensure a pleasant and comfortable stay. This hotel is rated an average of 3.6 out of 5 stars by 3,858 guests.

Alternatively, check out one of the best 3-star hotel options in Indre-et-Loire, like St Christopher’s Inns Gare Du Nord. This hotel is a popular choice among travelers in the region and is rated an average of 3.7 out of 5 stars by 5,455 guests.

If you’re looking for a top-rated budget hotel, we recommend you stay at Hotel ibis Paris 17 Clichy-Batignolles.

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Day 10

Day 10 in Lyon

  • Lyon
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  • Parc de la Tête d'Or
  • Fresque des Lyonnais
  • La Basilique Notre Dame de Fourvière
  • Cathédrale Saint-Jean-Baptiste
  • Place Bellecour
  • More

You’ll begin today’s adventure with a drive to Metropolis of Lyon, where you can access the best hotels and places to stay. In Metropolis of Lyon, you’ll also have the unique opportunity to check out interesting attractions, eat at popular restaurants and bars, and discover the locals’ way of life.

One of the best hotel options in the region of Metropolis of Lyon is the 3-star ibis Strasbourg Centre Historique Hotel. This hotel offers plenty of functional amenities and has an average rating of 3.5 out of 5 stars from 1,883 guests.

It’s hard not to feel excited about visiting attractions in a new destination as lovely as Metropolis of Lyon. When you’re eager to explore the region and nearby areas, take this chance to visit local-favorite sights, such as the wonderful Fresque des Lyonnais. This attraction is a minor basilica that has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars from 25,104 visitors.

You could also stop at the incredible La Basilique Notre Dame de Fourvière. This attraction, a beloved minor basilica, has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars from 25,104 visitors.

If you have time, another site you could explore in Metropolis of Lyon is the stunning Cathédrale Saint-Jean-Baptiste. This catholic cathedral and travel destination has an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 10,991 visitors.

When you’re done exploring, have dinner at a popular restaurant near your accommodation, like L Bar food & drink. This restaurant offers various delicious and comforting meals and has an average rating of 4.8 out of 5 stars from 2,758 customers.

Locals also recommend L Bar food & drink, another one of the best restaurants in Metropolis of Lyon. L Bar food & drink is rated an average of 4.8 out of 5 stars by 2,758 customers.

Another restaurant you can check out in Lyon is Bouchon Tupin. This restaurant has been rated an average of 4.8 out of 5 stars by 969 customers and is a great place to enjoy a lovely meal.

After dinner, visit L Bar food & drink to enjoy a couple of drinks and relax. This bar is one of the best in Metropolis of Lyon, with an average rating of 4.8 out of 5 stars by 2,758 customers.

You can also enjoy drinks at a popular bar like L Bar food & drink. This bar is a great spot to meet new friends and celebrate your vacation. ]L Bar food & drink has an average rating of 4.8 out of 5 stars by 2,758 customers.

The Phantom of the Opera is another bar locals often recommend. This bar offers a great variety of snacks and drinks and is rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 514 customers.

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Day 11

Day 11 in Bourgogne-Franche-Comté, Colmar-Ribeauvillé, and Strasbourg

  • Strasbourg
  • Beaune
  • Colmar-Ribeauvillé
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  • Hôtel-Dieu Museum - Hospices de Beaune
  • La Petite Venise
  • Parc du Champ de Mars
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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 is the amazing Hôtel-Dieu Museum - Hospices de Beaune. This attraction is a museum and is rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 12,352 visitors.

Joining a top-rated tour in Bourgogne-Franche-Comté 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 could then travel to the amazing La Petite Venise in the city of arrondissement of Colmar-Ribeauvillé for some sightseeing. This popular attraction is a neighborhood and has been rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 37,663 visitors.

Another unforgettable travel destination in the city of arrondissement of Colmar-Ribeauvillé is the outstanding Parc du Champ de Mars. Rated 4.5 out of 5 stars by 4,311 visitors, the remarkable Parc du Champ de Mars 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 Strasbourg.

One of the best hotel options in the city of Strasbourg is the 3-star hotel ibis Strasbourg Centre Historique Hotel. This hotel has an average rating of 3.5 out of 5 stars by 1,883 guests.

After a long day of driving and exploring, we recommend you try Jeannette and the Cycleux, one of the best restaurants in the city of Strasbourg. This restaurant has an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 1,283 customers.

Locals also recommend Jeannette and the Cycleux as one of the best restaurants in the city of Strasbourg. Jeannette and the Cycleux is rated an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 1,283 customers.

Another of the best restaurants in the city of Strasbourg is Jeannette and the Cycleux. This restaurant has been rated an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 1,283 customers.

After dinner, visit The Café Grognon, which is considered one of the best bars in the city of Strasbourg. This bar is rated an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 853 customers.

You can also enjoy drinks at a popular bar like The Café Grognon. This bar has an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 853 customers.

Alternatively, The Café Grognon is one of the best bars that locals recommend in the city of Strasbourg. This bar is rated an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 853 customers.

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Day 12

Day 12 in Strasbourg - Departure Day

  • Strasbourg - Departure Day
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  • La Petite France
  • St Thomas Church
  • Alsatian Museum
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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 Strasbourg 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.

La Petite France is an extraordinary attraction you could visit to enjoy your last day in Strasbourg. This neighborhood and popular site of interest has an average rating of 4.8 out of 5 stars by 2,045 visitors.

If you're interested in seeing something else, the St. Thomas Church church is another great option. This attraction certainly lives up to its reputation for its 4.4 out of 5-star rating from 2,361 reviews.

You can also stop at Alsatian Museum museum to capture the beauty and wonder of Strasbourg one last time. This outstanding attraction is rated an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 1,930 travelers.

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

You could then enjoy your last meal in the city of Strasbourg at Chez l’Oncle Freddy before you travel home. This popular restaurant is rated an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 1,112 customers.

Alternatively, we also recommend Chez l’Oncle Freddy for your last chance at a meal in the city of Strasbourg. The Chez l’Oncle Freddy restaurant has an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 1,112 customers.

If you'd prefer a popular restaurant that locals enjoy, try Code Bar. This restaurant has an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 846 customers.

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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