7-Day France Road Trip from Strasbourg to Metz Science Park & Paris

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Starts in
Strasbourg
Ends in
Strasbourg
Duration
7 days & 6 nights
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Have the adventure of a lifetime with this 7-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, Metz Science Park, and Paris.

We'll help you experience the best 7 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 l'Orangerie 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 Holiday Inn Express Strasbourg Centre. 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 Cathédrale Notre Dame de Strasbourg 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 6 nights, with plenty of top-rated breakfast and restaurant options nearby. We'll provide you with the best car rental for 6 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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6 nights hotel
Breakfast
7 days car rental
CDW Insurance
Step-by-step guide
Personal travel agent
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Destinations

Strasbourg - city in FranceStrasbourg
Metz - city in FranceMetz
Paris - city in FranceParis
Nancy - city in FranceNancy

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Parc de l'OrangerieParc de l'Orangerie
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
Cathédrale Notre Dame de Strasbourg, Strasbourg, Bas-Rhin, Grand Est, Metropolitan France, FranceCathédrale Notre Dame de Strasbourg
Parc de la Citadelle, Strasbourg, Bas-Rhin, Grand Est, Metropolitan France, FranceParc de la Citadelle
Le VaisseauLe Vaisseau
Place Kléber, Strasbourg, Bas-Rhin, Grand Est, Metropolitan France, FrancePlace Kléber
Barrage VaubanBarrage Vauban
Arc de TriompheArc de Triomphe
Eiffel TowerEiffel Tower
Tuileries GardenTuileries Garden
Louvre MuseumLouvre Museum
Champ de Mars, Quartier du Gros-Caillou, 7th Arrondissement, Paris, Ile-de-France, Metropolitan France, FranceChamp de Mars
Pyramide du LouvreLouvre Pyramid
Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris, Quartier Les Îles, 4th Arrondissement, Paris, Ile-de-France, Metropolitan France, FranceCathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris
Luxembourg Gardens, Quartier de l'Odéon, 6th Arrondissement, Paris, Ile-de-France, Metropolitan France, FranceLuxembourg Gardens
Museum of Fine Arts in Nancy, Saint-Nicolas - Charles III - Ville vieille - Trois Maisons - Léopold, Nancy, Meurthe-et-Moselle, Grand Est, Metropolitan France, FranceMuseum of Fine Arts in Nancy
Place StanislasPlace Stanislas
Parc Richard PouilleParc Richard Pouille
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 7 - Feb 13

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Day 1

Day 1 in Strasbourg - Arrival Day

  • Strasbourg - Arrival Day
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  • Parc de l'Orangerie
  • 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 Holiday Inn Express Strasbourg Centre. This hotel has an average rating of 3.9 out of 5 stars by 2,742 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 l'Orangerie. This attraction is a park and has an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 15,139 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 3,634 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 3,021 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 7-day vacation in France!

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Day 2

Day 2 in Strasbourg and Metz Science Park

  • Metz
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  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de Strasbourg
  • Parc de la Citadelle
  • Le Vaisseau
  • Place Kléber
  • Barrage Vauban
  • 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 Cathédrale Notre Dame de Strasbourg, Parc de la Citadelle, Le Vaisseau, and many more.

One of the best places to visit in Strasbourg is the amazing Cathédrale Notre Dame de Strasbourg. This attraction is a catholic cathedral that is rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 55,268 visitors.

You could also stop at the incredible park, Parc de la Citadelle. With an average rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 3,573 visitors, this city attraction is one of the top sights in the area.

Another unforgettable travel destination in the city is the outstanding Le Vaisseau. This popular cultural center and travel destination has an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 3,453 visitors.

The spectacular Place Kléber is another popular attraction you can visit in the city of Strasbourg today. This fascinating attraction has an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars from 11,963 visitors.

If you’re keen to explore even more, then consider a visit to the fantastic Barrage Vauban. This attraction is a popular fortified bridge that has an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars from 8,371 visitors.

You can make the most of your new day in Strasbourg 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 Metz Science Park, where you will have access to the best hotels and places to stay.

One of the best hotel options in the city of Metz Science Park is the 3-star Campanile Metz Centre - Gare. This hotel has an average rating of 3.9 out of 5 stars by 1,717 guests.

You can also stay at one of the best 4-star hotel. The hotel Hotel La Citadelle Metz MGallery By Sofitel is a luxurious place to stay in the city of Metz Science Park. This hotel is rated an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 1,680 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 Irish-Pub. This restaurant has been rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 873 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, Vivian's Pub Fairy is one of the best bars that locals recommend in the city of Metz Science Park. This bar is rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 1,067 customers.

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

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Day 3

Day 3 in Paris

  • Paris
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  • Arc de Triomphe
  • Eiffel Tower
  • Tuileries Garden
  • Louvre Museum
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You’ll begin today’s adventure with a drive to Paris, where you can access the best hotels and places to stay. In Paris, 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 city of Paris is the 3-star St Christopher’s Inns Gare Du Nord. This hotel offers plenty of functional amenities and has an average rating of 3.7 out of 5 stars from 5,455 guests.

If you’d rather stay at the best 4-star hotel in Paris, we recommend Novotel Paris Centre Eiffel Tower Hotel. This luxurious hotel promises guests a pleasant stay in the city and is rated an average of 3.6 out of 5 stars by 3,858 guests.

A top-rated budget hotel popular among travelers in Paris is the 3-star Hotel ibis Paris 17 Clichy-Batignolles. This hotel is a practical place to stay in the city, with an average rating of 3.1 out of 5 stars by 3,641 guests.

It’s hard not to feel excited about visiting attractions in a new destination as lovely as Paris. When you’re eager to explore the city and nearby areas, take this chance to visit local-favorite sights, such as the wonderful Arc de Triomphe. This attraction is a lattice tower that has an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars from 322,389 visitors. Over 6,207,303 people visit Eiffel Tower annually.

You could also stop at the incredible Eiffel Tower. This attraction, a beloved lattice tower, has an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars from 322,389 visitors. Eiffel Tower welcomes around 6,207,303 yearly visitors.

If you have time, another site you could explore in Paris is the stunning Tuileries Garden. This garden and travel destination has an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 92,172 visitors. Approximately 2,743,823 travelers come to Paris every year to see this fascinating attraction.

When you’re done exploring, have dinner at a popular restaurant near your accommodation, like Restaurant Guy Savoy. This restaurant offers various delicious and comforting meals and has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars from 1,143 customers.

Locals also recommend Restaurant Guy Savoy, another one of the best restaurants in Paris. Restaurant Guy Savoy is rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 1,143 customers.

Another restaurant you can check out in Paris is Le Bistrot Du Perigord. This restaurant has been rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 584 customers and is a great place to enjoy a lovely meal.

After dinner, visit Le Calbar to enjoy a couple of drinks and relax. This bar is one of the best in Paris, with an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 775 customers.

You can also enjoy drinks at a popular bar like Le Calbar. This bar is a great spot to meet new friends and celebrate your vacation. ]Le Calbar has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 775 customers.

Le Train Bleu is another bar locals often recommend. This bar offers a great variety of snacks and drinks and is rated an average of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 6,110 customers.

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Day 4

Day 4 in Paris

  • Paris
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  • Arc de Triomphe
  • Champ de Mars
  • Eiffel Tower
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On day 4 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 Arc de Triomphe, Champ de Mars, Eiffel Tower, and many more.

One of the best travel destinations in the city of Paris is Arc de Triomphe. As one of the top sights in the area, around 2,743,823 people visit this attraction every year. This incredible attraction is a triumphal arch and has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars from 193,235 visitors.

Champ de Mars is another popular attraction you'll visit in the city of Paris. This spectacular attraction is rated 4.6 out of 5 stars by 172,488 visitors.

Another of the best travel destinations you can visit in the city of Paris is Eiffel Tower. Attracting 6,207,303 annual visitors, it's clear that Eiffel Tower is one of the top sights of the area. This amazing attraction is a lattice tower and is rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 322,389 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 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 5

Day 5 in Paris

  • Paris
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  • Tuileries Garden
  • Louvre Pyramid
  • Louvre Museum
  • Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris
  • Luxembourg Gardens
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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 Tuileries Garden, Louvre Pyramid, Louvre Museum, and many more.

One of the best travel destinations in the city of Paris is Tuileries Garden. This incredible attraction is a garden and has an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars from 92,172 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 63,368 visitors.

Another of the best travel destinations you can visit in the city of Paris is Louvre Museum. Attracting 2,825,000 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 260,788 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 45,788 visitors. Each year, approximately 12,000,000 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 Luxembourg Gardens. This urban park is a popular attraction with an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars from 94,043 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 6

Day 6 in Grand Est and Strasbourg

  • Strasbourg
  • Nancy
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  • Museum of Fine Arts in Nancy
  • Place Stanislas
  • Parc Richard Pouille
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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 Grand Est is the amazing Place Stanislas. This attraction is an architectural ensemble that is rated an average of 4.8 out of 5 stars by 27,905 visitors. 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 Strasbourg, where you will have access to the best hotels and places to stay.

One of the best hotel options in the city of Strasbourg is the 3-star Holiday Inn Express Strasbourg Centre. This hotel has an average rating of 3.9 out of 5 stars by 2,742 guests.

After a long day of driving and exploring, we recommend you try La Cloche à Fromage RESTAURANT, one of the best restaurants in the city of Strasbourg. This restaurant has an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 1,637 customers.

Locals also recommend La Cloche à Fromage RESTAURANT as one of the best restaurants in the city of Strasbourg. La Cloche à Fromage RESTAURANT is rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 1,637 customers.

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

After dinner, visit Jeannette and the Cycleux, which is considered one 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.

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

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

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Day 7

Day 7 in Strasbourg - Departure Day

  • Strasbourg - Departure Day
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  • La Petite France
  • St Thomas Church
  • Alsatian Museum
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Day 7 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 2,245 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 2,393 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 4.5 out of 5 stars by 2,019 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 Jeannette and the Cycleux before you travel home. This popular restaurant is rated an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 1,283 customers.

Alternatively, we also recommend Jeannette and the Cycleux for your last chance at a meal in the city of Strasbourg. The Jeannette and the Cycleux restaurant has an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 1,283 customers.

If you'd prefer a popular restaurant that locals enjoy, try Jeannette and the Cycleux. This restaurant has an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 1,283 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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