8-Day France Road Trip from Nice to Monaco, Lyon, Nimes & Arles

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Have the adventure of a lifetime with this 8-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, Nimes, Arles, and Marseille.

We'll help you experience the best 8 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 Parc Phœnix and Cathédrale Saint-Nicolas de Nice.

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 Nice, you could choose to stay at a popular hotel like the 4-star Nh Collection Marseille. Alternatively, you could stay at a luxury accommodation like the 5-star Intercontinental Marseille Hotel Dieu. Travelers looking for the best cheap accommodation could choose the 3-star Holiday Inn Express Marseille - Saint Charles. 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 Promenade du Paillon in the city of Nice. Enjoy top travel destinations like the amazing Marc Chagall National Museum and Fontaine du Soleil.

From the spectacular Basilique Notre-Dame de l’Assomption in the city of Nice to the unforgettable Prince's Palace of Monaco in the city of Monaco, 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 7 nights, with plenty of top-rated breakfast and restaurant options nearby. We'll provide you with the best car rental for 7 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

7 nights hotel
Breakfast
8 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
Nice - city in FranceNice
Lyon - city in FranceLyon
Marseille - city in FranceMarseille
Nîmes - city in FranceNîmes
Arles

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Attractions

Parc Phœnix, Nice, Maritime Alps, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, Metropolitan France, FranceParc Phœnix
St Nicholas Russian Orthodox Cathedral, Nice, Maritime Alps, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, Metropolitan France, FranceCathédrale Saint-Nicolas de Nice
Promenade du Paillon, Quartier Jean-Médecin, Nice, Maritime Alps, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, Metropolitan France, FrancePromenade du Paillon
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
Prince's Palace of Monaco
Monte Carlo Casino, Monte-Carlo, MonacoMonte Carlo Casino
Japanese-Princess Grace Garden, Larvotto, MonacoPrincess Grace Japanese Garden
Grimaldi ForumGrimaldi Forum
Old Monaco MuseumMusée océanographique de Monaco
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
Fresque des LyonnaisFresque des Lyonnais
Mur des Canuts, Lyon 4e Arrondissement, Lyon, Métropole de Lyon, Departemental constituency of Rhône, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, Metropolitan France, FranceMur des Canuts
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
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
Musée Cinéma et MiniatureMusée Cinéma et Miniature (OUVERT)
Place BellecourPlace Bellecour
Pont du GardPont du Gard
Jardin de La Fontaine, Nimes, Nîmes, Gard, Occitania, Metropolitan France, FranceJardin de La Fontaine
Arles Amphitheatre, Arles, Bouches-du-Rhône, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, Metropolitan France, FranceArles Amphitheatre
Mucem - Museum of Civilizations of Europe and the Mediterranean, La Joliette, 2nd Arrondissement, Marseille, Bouches-du-Rhône, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, Metropolitan France, FranceMucem - Museum of Civilizations of Europe and the Mediterranean
Parc national des Calanques, Les Baumettes, 9th Arrondissement, Marseille, Bouches-du-Rhône, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, Metropolitan France, FranceParc national des Calanques
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
Palais LongchampPalais Longchamp
Marc Chagall National Museum, Nice, Maritime Alps, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, Metropolitan France, FranceMarc Chagall National Museum
Fountain of the Sun, Quartier Jean-Médecin, Nice, Maritime Alps, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, Metropolitan France, FranceFontaine du Soleil
Notre-Dame de l’Assomption Basilica, Quartier Jean-Médecin, Nice, Maritime Alps, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, Metropolitan France, FranceBasilique Notre-Dame de l’Assomption

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Mar 1 - Mar 8

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Day 1

Day 1 in Nice - Arrival Day

  • Nice - Arrival Day
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  • Parc Phœnix
  • Cathédrale Saint-Nicolas de Nice
  • Promenade du Paillon
  • 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 Intercontinental Marseille Hotel Dieu. This 5-star hotel is rated an average of 83.58 out of 5 stars by 1,430 guests.

We also recommend the best 4-star hotels, like the Nh Collection Marseille. This hotel has an average rating of 85.29 out of 5 stars by 1,784 guests.

Alternatively, the best cheap hotel in the city of Nice is the Holiday Inn Express Marseille - Saint Charles. This 3-star hotel is rated an average of 77.8 out of 5 stars by 3,210 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. You could visit attractions like the incredible Parc Phœnix. This attraction is a tram stop and has an average rating of 4.2 out of 5 stars by 8,734 visitors.

Cathédrale Saint-Nicolas de Nice is another popular attraction in the city of Nice. This unforgettable attraction is a church and is rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 6,009 visitors.

Another favorite attraction in the city of Nice is Promenade du Paillon. This outstanding travel destination has an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 3,711 visitors.

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 Chez Acchiardo. This restaurant is rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 1,467 customers.

Locals recommend Les Sens as one of the best restaurants in the city of Nice. This restaurant has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 920 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 Wayne's Bar. This bar is rated an average of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 2,557 customers.

Locals also enjoy La Shounga. This bar has an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 1,693 customers.

Enjoy toasting the start of your 8-day vacation in France!

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Day 2

Day 2 in Nice and Monaco

  • Monaco
  • Nice
  • Nice
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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 Nice is the amazing Place Masséna. This attraction is a square that 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, this city attraction is one of the top sights in the area.

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

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

You can make the most of your new day in Nice 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. This is just one of the many experiences you can include in your travel plan to add flavor to your road trip in France. So make sure to check it out or browse other top-rated options.

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

One of the best hotel options in the city of Monaco is the 4-star Nh Collection Marseille. This hotel has an average rating of 85.29 out of 5 stars by 1,784 guests.

You can also stay at one of the best 5-star hotel. The hotel Intercontinental Marseille Hotel Dieu is a luxurious place to stay in the city of Monaco. This hotel is rated an average of 83.58 out of 5 stars by 1,430 guests.

If you’re looking for a top-rated budget hotel, we recommend staying at the 3-star Holiday Inn Express Marseille - Saint Charles. This 3-star hotel has an average rating of 77.8 out of 5 stars by 3,210 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.

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

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Day 3

Day 3 in Monaco

  • Monaco
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  • Prince's Palace of Monaco
  • Monte Carlo Casino
  • Princess Grace Japanese Garden
  • Grimaldi Forum
  • Musée océanographique de Monaco
  • More

On day 3 of your road trip through France, you’ll explore the region of Monaco, where you’ll have the chance to visit attractions like the unforgettable Prince's Palace of Monaco, Monte Carlo Casino, Princess Grace Japanese Garden, and more. This hotel has an average rating of 85.29 out of 5 stars by 1,784 guests.

The best luxury hotel option in the region of Monaco is the 5-star Intercontinental Marseille Hotel Dieu. The hotel is rated an average of 83.58 out of 5 stars by 1,430 guests.

One of the best hotels we recommend in the region of Monaco is the 3-star Holiday Inn Express Marseille - Saint Charles. This 3-star hotel has an average rating of 77.8 out of 5 stars by 3,210 guests.

Our flexible booking system will automatically provide you with the best alternatives if these hotels are not available.

You'll have easy access to popular travel destinations like the outstanding Prince's Palace of Monaco. This attraction has an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 17,316 visitors.

Monte Carlo Casino is another popular attraction you could visit. This incredible attraction is an architectural structure and has been rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 27,096 visitors.

One of the best attractions you could visit is the extraordinary Princess Grace Japanese Garden. This park is rated an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 4,950 visitors.

As the day moves along, one attraction you’ll probably want to visit is the incredible Grimaldi Forum. Around 3,796 visitors have given Grimaldi Forum architectural structure an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Today you'll also have the opportunity to spend some time at the fantastic Musée océanographique de Monaco. Musée océanographique de Monaco is a popular museum, rated an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 22,847 travelers. Around 675,000 people visit this museum each year.

Come to Monaco prepared by adding some tours and tickets to your vacation package. Book this experience, or discover other popular activities you can do on this day in Monaco.

After a day of exploring, try one of the best restaurants in the city of Monaco.

We recommend you eat at a delicious restaurant that locals enjoy, like Beefbar Monaco, after your day of exploring the city of Monaco. This excellent restaurant has an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 983 customers.

La Note Bleue is another of the best restaurants in the city of Monaco. This restaurant is rated an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 811 customers.

Another of the best restaurants in the city of Monaco is Avenue 31. The restaurant has an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 731 customers.

Locals recommend gerhard's café monaco, one of the best bars in the city of Monaco, for a refreshing evening drink to finish your day. This bar is rated an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 713 customers.

Alternatively, you could choose another of the most popular bars in the city of Monaco, Quai des Artistes. This bar has an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 392 customers.

L'Express is also one of the best bars in the city of Monaco. This bar is rated an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 339 customers.

It's a perfect place to relax and enjoy another amazing evening in France.

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Day 4

Day 4 in Lyon

  • Lyon
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  • Gallo-Roman Museum of Lyon-Fourvière
  • Fresque des Lyonnais
  • Mur des Canuts
  • Parc de la Tête d'Or
  • More

Day 4 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 Gallo-Roman Museum of Lyon-Fourvière, Fresque des Lyonnais, Mur des Canuts, and many more.

One of the best places to visit in Metropolis of Lyon is the amazing Gallo-Roman Museum of Lyon-Fourvière. This attraction is a museum that is rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 4,138 visitors.

You could also stop at the incredible fresco, Fresque des Lyonnais. This travel destination has an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 3,917 visitors. The tour allows curious travelers like you to have an unforgettable experience exploring some of France’s best spots. This is just one of the many experiences you can include in your travel plan to add flavor to your road trip in France. So make sure to check it out or browse other top-rated options.

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

One of the best hotel options in the city of Lyon is the 4-star Nh Collection Marseille. This hotel has an average rating of 85.29 out of 5 stars by 1,784 guests.

You can also stay at one of the best 5-star hotel. The hotel Intercontinental Marseille Hotel Dieu is a luxurious place to stay in the city of Lyon. This hotel is rated an average of 83.58 out of 5 stars by 1,430 guests.

If you’re looking for a top-rated budget hotel, we recommend staying at the 3-star Holiday Inn Express Marseille - Saint Charles. This 3-star hotel has an average rating of 77.8 out of 5 stars by 3,210 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 L Bar food & drink as one of the best restaurants in the city of Lyon. L Bar food & drink is rated an average of 4.8 out of 5 stars by 2,758 customers.

Another of the best restaurants in the city of Lyon is Bouchon Tupin. This restaurant has been rated an average of 4.8 out of 5 stars by 969 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 L Bar food & drink. This bar has an average rating of 4.8 out of 5 stars by 2,758 customers.

Alternatively, The Phantom of the Opera 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 514 customers.

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

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Day 5

Day 5 in Lyon

  • Lyon
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  • La Basilique Notre Dame de Fourvière
  • Cathédrale Saint-Jean-Baptiste
  • Musée Cinéma et Miniature (OUVERT)
  • Place Bellecour
  • More

On day 5 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 La Basilique Notre Dame de Fourvière, Cathédrale Saint-Jean-Baptiste, Musée Cinéma et Miniature (OUVERT), and many more.

One of the best travel destinations in the region of Metropolis of Lyon is La Basilique Notre Dame de Fourvière. This incredible attraction is a minor basilica and has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars from 25,104 visitors.

Cathédrale Saint-Jean-Baptiste is another popular attraction you'll visit in the region of Metropolis of Lyon. This spectacular attraction is rated 4.6 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 Musée Cinéma et Miniature (OUVERT). This amazing attraction is a museum and is rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 9,170 visitors.

Beyond the above-mentioned attractions, you also have the opportunity to visit the outstanding Place Bellecour. This square and place of interest is rated an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 19,655 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.

Flair Restaurant is another of the best restaurant options in the city of Lyon. This restaurant is rated an average of 4.8 out of 5 stars by 726 customers.

Locals enjoy Restaurant Gastronomique Christian Tetedoie, one of the most popular restaurants in the city of Lyon. The restaurant has an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 2,459 customers.

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

You can also enjoy drinks at a popular bar that locals recommend, like Les Fleurs du Malt le Bar "La Mise en Bière". This bar has an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 1,225 customers.

Dam's Pub is another of the best bars in the city of Lyon. This bar is rated an average of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 1,373 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 Nimes, Arles, and Marseille

  • Marseille
  • Nîmes
  • Arles
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  • Pont du Gard
  • Jardin de La Fontaine
  • Arles Amphitheatre
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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 the city of Nimes is the amazing Pont du Gard. This attraction is an arch bridge and is rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 25,332 visitors.

You could also go sightseeing at the incredible Jardin de La Fontaine. This park and travel destination has an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 13,888 visitors.

Joining a top-rated tour in Nimes 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 The Arles market in the city of Arles for some sightseeing. This popular attraction has been rated an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 2,222 visitors.

Another unforgettable travel destination in the city of Arles is the outstanding Arles Amphitheatre. Rated 4.4 out of 5 stars by 12,890 visitors, the remarkable Arles Amphitheatre 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 Marseille.

One of the best hotel options in the city of Marseille is the 4-star hotel Nh Collection Marseille. This hotel has an average rating of 85.29 out of 5 stars by 1,784 guests.

You can also stay at one of the best 5-star hotel. The hotel Intercontinental Marseille Hotel Dieu is a luxurious place to stay in the city of Marseille. This hotel is rated an average of 83.58 out of 5 stars by 1,430 guests.

If you’re looking for the best cheap hotel, we recommend staying at the 3-star hotel Holiday Inn Express Marseille - Saint Charles. This 3-star hotel has an average rating of 77.8 out of 5 stars by 3,210 guests.

After a long day of driving and exploring, we recommend you try Twist Avenue, one of the best restaurants in the city of Marseille. This restaurant has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 618 customers.

Locals also recommend Twist Avenue as one of the best restaurants in the city of Marseille. Twist Avenue is rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 618 customers.

Another of the best restaurants in the city of Marseille is AM par Alexandre Mazzia. This restaurant has been rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 614 customers.

After dinner, visit Carry Nation, which is considered one of the best bars in the city of Marseille. This bar is rated an average of 4.8 out of 5 stars by 834 customers.

You can also enjoy drinks at a popular bar like Carry Nation. This bar has an average rating of 4.8 out of 5 stars by 834 customers.

Alternatively, O'Malley is one of the best bars that locals recommend in the city of Marseille. This bar is rated an average of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 1,796 customers.

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Day 7

Day 7 in Marseille and Nice

  • Nice
  • Marseille
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  • Mucem - Museum of Civilizations of Europe and the Mediterranean
  • Parc national des Calanques
  • Basilique Notre-Dame de la Garde
  • Palais Longchamp
  • More

Day 7 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 Mucem - Museum of Civilizations of Europe and the Mediterranean, Parc national des Calanques, Basilique Notre-Dame de la Garde, and many more.

One of the best places to visit in Marseille is the amazing Mucem - Museum of Civilizations of Europe and the Mediterranean. This attraction is a museum that is rated an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 17,548 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, this city attraction is one of the top sights in the area.

Another unforgettable travel destination in the city is the outstanding Basilique Notre-Dame de la Garde. This popular church building and travel destination has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 30,836 visitors.

The spectacular Palais Longchamp is another popular attraction you can visit in the city of Marseille today. This fascinating attraction has an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars from 12,357 visitors.

You can make the most of your new day in Marseille 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. This is just one of the many experiences you can include in your travel plan to add flavor to your road trip in France. So make sure to check it out or browse other top-rated options.

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

One of the best hotel options in the city of Nice is the 4-star Nh Collection Marseille. This hotel has an average rating of 85.29 out of 5 stars by 1,784 guests.

You can also stay at one of the best 5-star hotel. The hotel Intercontinental Marseille Hotel Dieu is a luxurious place to stay in the city of Nice. This hotel is rated an average of 83.58 out of 5 stars by 1,430 guests.

If you’re looking for a top-rated budget hotel, we recommend staying at the 3-star Holiday Inn Express Marseille - Saint Charles. This 3-star hotel has an average rating of 77.8 out of 5 stars by 3,210 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 Peixes as one of the best restaurants in the city of Nice. Peixes is rated an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 1,157 customers.

Another of the best restaurants in the city of Nice is Le Frog. This restaurant has been rated an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 1,109 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 Shapko. This bar has an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 1,073 customers.

Alternatively, Le Vingt4 is one of the best bars that locals recommend in the city of Nice. This bar is rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 453 customers.

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Day 8

Day 8 in Nice - Departure Day

  • Nice - Departure Day
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  • Marc Chagall National Museum
  • Fontaine du Soleil
  • Basilique Notre-Dame de l’Assomption
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Day 8 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.

Marc Chagall National Museum is an extraordinary attraction you could visit to enjoy your last day in Nice. This museum and popular site of interest has an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 4,377.

If you're interested in seeing something else, the Fontaine du Soleil is another great option. This attraction certainly lives up to its reputation for its 4.6 out of 5-star rating from 2,831 reviews.

You can also stop at Basilique Notre-Dame de l’Assomption national shrine to capture the beauty and wonder of Nice one last time. This outstanding attraction is rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 2,265.

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 could then enjoy your last meal in the city of Nice at Comptoir du Marché before you travel home. This popular restaurant is rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 658 customers.

Alternatively, we also recommend Comptoir du Marché for your last chance at a meal in the city of Nice. The Comptoir du Marché restaurant has an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 658 customers.

If you'd prefer a popular restaurant that locals enjoy, try La Langouste. This restaurant has an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 606 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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