Cheap 12-Day France Road Trip Vacation from Metz to Paris, Versailles, Blois & Tours

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Bring out the adventurer in you and embark on an exciting 12-day road trip through France! Travel to Metz, Paris, Versailles, Blois, Tours, and Lyon with this cheap holiday deal.

Explore top-rated and affordable vacation spots in France throughout your 12-day road in the country. Visit the most popular attractions in France, as well as the best restaurants and bars. With this expertly organized travel plan, you'll also have the opportunity to stay for 4 nights in Metz Science Park, 3 nights in Paris, 2 nights in Blois, 1 night in Tours, and 1 night in Lyon.

We'll help you have an unforgettable road trip experience in France at the lowest price!

On arrival in Metz, you'll pick up your rental car and make your way to the most remarkable places. Throughout your vacation, we’ll introduce you to many of the best and cheapest places to travel to in France. See the stunning Museum of La Cour d'Or and the captivating Fort Queuleu. Explore the magnificent Palais du Gouverneur Militaire or the fascinating Dancing Fountains.

You'll spend nights at popular budget hotels in France along your carefully-planned route. Your temporary home will be near attractions, top-rated restaurants, and popular bars.

We'll offer you the best budget hotels and accommodations in France, and you’ll choose where you'll stay. Get cozy at Campanile Metz Centre - Gare, the best 3-star hotel in Metz. Or, enjoy the practical amenities offered by the lovely Hotel La Citadelle Metz MGallery By Sofitel.

If these options are unavailable, our experts will help you find the perfect alternative for a worry-free vacation in France.

This cheap vacation package will bring you close to many picture-perfect travel destinations in France. You'll visit the incredible St. Vincent Basilica of Metz to make lasting memories. You can even admire the outstanding The Récollets cloister up close.

Your 12-day travel plan will also take you bargain hunting at France's best markets and shopping destinations. Here, you'll find souvenirs to remind you of your wonderful trip to France.

You'll then leave France happy and feeling refreshed. Your camera will be full of memories you can share with your friends and family or on social media.

This affordable travel plan includes everything you need for a fantastic 12-day vacation in France. We'll book you a cheap flight and hotel reservation for 11 nights. We'll also offer you the best budget rental car with CDW insurance so you can travel at your own pace and savor every minute of your vacation in France.

You can also customize your travel plan and add affordable experiences to your daily itinerary. Choose from the most popular and competitively-priced tours in France. For example, get cheap tour tickets to uncover the stories behind France’s famous sights. Or, try out some of the most fantastic excursions and add a bit of culture and inspiration to your trip.

Get 24/7 travel support from your travel agent by booking this cheap vacation package. You'll also have access to a step-by-step guide in our mobile app, where you can store your travel documents in one place.

All taxes are included in the price of your 12-day cheap holiday to France.

Enjoy a hassle-free holiday in France with this cheap holiday deal! The best and most affordable vacations to France fill up fast, so book your adventure today!

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11 nights hotel
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12 days car rental
CDW Insurance
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Destinations

Metz - city in FranceMetz
Paris - city in FranceParis
Blois - city in FranceBlois
Versailles - city in FranceVersailles
Blois - city in FranceBlois
Tours - city in FranceTours
Tours - city in FranceTours
Lyon - city in FranceLyon
Nancy - city in FranceNancy

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Attractions

Museum of La Cour d'Or, Metz, Moselle, Grand Est, Metropolitan France, FranceMuseum of La Cour d'Or
Fort Queuleu, Metz, Moselle, Grand Est, Metropolitan France, FranceFort Queuleu
Palais du Gouverneur, Metz, Moselle, Grand Est, Metropolitan France, FrancePalais du Gouverneur Militaire
Jardin de l'esplanade de Metz, Metz, Moselle, Grand Est, Metropolitan France, FranceJardin de l'esplanade de Metz
Metz Cathedral, Metz, Moselle, Grand Est, Metropolitan France, FranceMetz Cathedral
Centre Pompidou-Metz, Metz, Moselle, Grand Est, Metropolitan France, FranceCentre Pompidou-Metz
Jean-Marie Pelt Gardens - Seille Park, Metz, Moselle, Grand Est, Metropolitan France, FranceJean-Marie Pelt Gardens - Seille Park
Malbrouck Castle, Manderen, Manderen-Ritzing, Thionville, Moselle, Grand Est, Metropolitan France, FranceMalbrouck Castle
Zoo d'AmnévilleZoo d'Amnéville
Park Brieux, Maizières-lès-Metz, Metz, Moselle, Grand Est, Metropolitan France, FrancePark Brieux
Serpenoise Gate, Metz, Moselle, Grand Est, Metropolitan France, FranceSerpentine Gate
Porte des AllemandsGerman Gate
Jardin des PlantesJardin des Plantes
PanthéonPanthéon
Luxembourg Gardens, Quartier de l'Odéon, 6th Arrondissement, Paris, Ile-de-France, Metropolitan France, FranceLuxembourg Gardens
Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris, Quartier Les Îles, 4th Arrondissement, Paris, Ile-de-France, Metropolitan France, FranceCathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris
Sacré-CœurSacré-Cœur
Palais Garnier, Quartier de la Chaussée-d'Antin, 9th Arrondissement, Paris, Ile-de-France, Metropolitan France, FrancePalais Garnier
Arc de TriompheArc de Triomphe
Eiffel TowerEiffel Tower
Champ de Mars, Quartier du Gros-Caillou, 7th Arrondissement, Paris, Ile-de-France, Metropolitan France, FranceChamp de Mars
Pyramide du LouvreLouvre Pyramid
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
Tuileries GardenTuileries Garden
Louvre MuseumLouvre Museum
Palace of VersaillesPalace of Versailles
Gardens of Versailles, Versailles, Île-de-France, FranceGardens of Versailles
Paroisse Notre-Dame de Versailles, Notre-Dame, Versailles, Yvelines, Ile-de-France, Metropolitan France, FranceParoisse Notre-Dame de Versailles
Marie-Antoinette's Estate
Queen's House, Notre-Dame, Versailles, Yvelines, Ile-de-France, Metropolitan France, FranceQueen's House
Château de ChambordChâteau de Chambord
Château de ChevernyChâteau de Cheverny
Château Royal de BloisChâteau Royal de Blois
Château de Chaumont, Chaumont-sur-Loire, Blois, Loir-et-Cher, Centre-Loire Valley, Metropolitan France, FranceChâteau de Chaumont
International Gardens Festival Of Chaumont-sur-Loire, Chaumont-sur-Loire, Blois, Loir-et-Cher, Centre-Loire Valley, Metropolitan France, FranceDomaine de Chaumont-sur-Loire
Château Royal d'AmboiseChâteau Royal d'Amboise
Château de ChenonceauChâteau de Chenonceau
Château de VillandryChâteau de Villandry
Jardin botanique de Tours, Tours, Indre-et-Loire, Centre-Loire Valley, Metropolitan France, FranceJardin botanique de Tours
Cathédrale Saint-GatienCathédrale Saint-Gatien
Abbaye de Cluny, R-3792878, R-2202162Abbaye de Cluny
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
Place BellecourPlace Bellecour
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
Musée Cinéma et MiniatureMusée Cinéma et Miniature
Place StanislasPlace Stanislas
Dancing Fountains
St. Vincent Basilica of Metz, Metz, Moselle, Grand Est, Metropolitan France, FranceSt Vincent Basilica of Metz
The Récollets cloister, Metz, Moselle, Grand Est, Metropolitan France, FranceThe Récollets cloister

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Feb 9 - Feb 20

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Day 1

Day 1 in Metz - Arrival Day

  • Metz - Arrival Day
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  • Museum of La Cour d'Or
  • Fort Queuleu
  • Palais du Gouverneur Militaire
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Your exciting road trip through France starts when you reach the incredible city of Metz Science Park. You'll pick up your rental car in Metz Science Park and begin your adventure in France.

Metz Science Park is a popular cheap holiday destination in France with something to offer every traveler. More than a city in France, Metz Science Park is also a great place to find top-rated budget accommodations in France.

In Metz Science Park, one top-rated budget hotel we recommend is the lovely Hotel La Citadelle Metz MGallery By Sofitel. This 4-star hotel is a favorite among travelers, as seen in its average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars from 1,680 guests.

Budget-conscious travelers also enjoy staying at the homey Campanile Metz Centre - Gare. Rated 3.9 out of 5 stars by 1,717 former guests, this 3-star hotel is perfect for travelers looking for a temporary place to stay in Metz Science Park.

These top-rated accommodations in Metz Science Park are popular and get fully-booked fast. If unavailable during your trip to the city, our system will automatically recommend you the best, affordable alternatives.

When you're ready to explore the city, stop at some of the best places to visit in Metz Science Park and get this adventure rolling.

When you're hungry and ready to take a break from your adventure, treat yourself to a delicious meal at one of the best restaurants in Metz Science Park. An excellent example is the popular Vivian's Pub Fairy.

Another restaurant you should check out during your cheap vacation in France is Vivian's Pub Fairy. Rated 4.6 out of 5 stars by 1,067 customers, this famous restaurant is one of the city's most recommended places to eat.

If you wish to dine at a restaurant locals love, go to the wonderful Vivian's Pub Fairy. This restaurant has an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars from 1,067 customers, and is an awesome place to satisfy your craving for good food and service.

A great bar to relax after a busy day is Les BerThoM Metz. About 1,261 customers have given this city bar an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars, making it one of the most popular bars in the area.

Another bar in Metz Science Park we recommend is Les BerThoM Metz, an excellent place to meet new friends. This bar offers customers plenty of snack and drink options and is rated an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 1,261 customers.

Les BerThoM Metz is also a great place to unwind and chat with locals, so you might want to visit this city bar too. Over 1,261 customers have rated it an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Enjoy toasting the start of a terrific and cheap holiday experience in France!

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Day 2

Day 2 in Moselle and Metz

  • Metz
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  • Jardin de l'esplanade de Metz
  • Metz Cathedral
  • Centre Pompidou-Metz
  • Jean-Marie Pelt Gardens - Seille Park
  • Malbrouck Castle
  • More

Day 2 of your exciting trip across France is proof that there's more to the region of Moselle than meets the eye. Today's agenda is to explore Moselle and discover what this fabulous and cheap holiday destination offers. With 2 nights you have left in Metz Science Park, expect amazing attractions, a great dining experience, and a wonderful time discovering the daily lives of locals.

You’ll begin this day’s adventure with a visit to the top-rated Jardin de l'esplanade de Metz. This incredible attraction is a park that has an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars from around 1,475 visitors.

Another highlight of this cheap holiday package is a trip to the fascinating Metz Cathedral. This spectacular catholic cathedral and travel destination has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars in 9,783 reviews.

It’s hard to pass up the chance to see the famous Centre Pompidou-Metz during a vacation in Moselle. This well-known art museum and marvelous attraction hosts 552,000 visitors in one year. Ranking high up on many travelers’ bucket lists, this amazing art museum has an average rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars in 5,478 reviews.

This day of your road trip in France is also the perfect opportunity to see the outstanding Jean-Marie Pelt Gardens - Seille Park. This popular place of interest in Moselle is a valued park that has a rating of 4.3 out of a 5-star rating from 1,632 visitors.

You’ll be making the most of your time in Moselle when you include the fantastic Malbrouck Castle to your itinerary. This castle is a popular attraction with an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars from 2,393 travelers.

Keen to do something new and one-of-a-kind today? There are many experiences you can add to your cheap vacation package to make your road trip in France more special. And today, you have the chance to bag a cheap holiday deal and join a popular tour. Check out all the best and affordable tours in Moselle and enhance your cheap holiday experience in France.

After taking in the best of Moselle, you’ll drive to your accommodation in the city of Metz Science Park for a well-deserved rest. When you’re ready to eat, indulge yourself to a nice meal at one of the best restaurants in the city.

CHEZ BAPTISTE is an excellent example. Here you can enjoy good food and service at affordable prices. This restaurant has an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars from 731 customers.

CHEZ BAPTISTE is another great restaurant option for budget travelers in Metz Science Park. This restaurant serves a variety of delicious and savory meals at low prices and is rated an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 731 customers.

Locals enjoy dining at Au Coeur du Liban, and you might want to check it out too. This restaurant has an exciting menu and an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars in 688 reviews.

After a lovely dinner at one of the best places to eat in Metz Science Park, visit one of the most popular bars in the city. Relax, grab a drink or two, chat with friendly locals, and enjoy the rest of your evening in Metz Science Park.

La Winstub is a fantastic bar many locals in Metz Science Park recognize. This popular bar is an excellent place to unwind after a busy day and is rated an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 975 customers.

You can also enjoy a few drinks and some snacks at La Winstub, another popular bar in the city. This bar has an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars from 975 customers.

La Winstub is a local favorite and a great place to hang out and socialize with other travelers in Metz Science Park. Customers have rated the exciting La Winstub an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars in 975 reviews.

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Day 3

Day 3 in Moselle and Metz

  • Metz
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  • Zoo d'Amnéville
  • Park Brieux
  • Serpentine Gate
  • German Gate
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Day 3 of your exciting trip across France is proof that there's more to the region of Moselle than meets the eye. Today's agenda is to explore Moselle and discover what this fabulous and cheap holiday destination offers. With 1 night you have left in Metz Science Park, expect amazing attractions, a great dining experience, and a wonderful time discovering the daily lives of locals.

You’ll begin this day’s adventure with a visit to the top-rated France Aventures Amnéville (accrobranche, archery tag, laser game outdoor, air battle game. ). This incredible attraction has an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars from around 654 visitors.

Another highlight of this cheap holiday package is a trip to the fascinating Zoo d'Amnéville. This spectacular zoo and travel destination has an average rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars in 15,712 reviews.

It’s hard to pass up the chance to see the famous Park Brieux during a vacation in Moselle. Ranking high up on many travelers’ bucket lists, this amazing park has an average rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars in 1,116 reviews.

This day of your road trip in France is also the perfect opportunity to see the outstanding Serpentine Gate. This popular place of interest in Moselle has a rating of 4.3 out of a 5-star rating from 458 visitors.

You’ll be making the most of your time in Moselle when you include the fantastic German Gate to your itinerary. This city gate is a popular attraction with an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars from 2,520 travelers.

Keen to do something new and one-of-a-kind today? There are many experiences you can add to your cheap vacation package to make your road trip in France more special. And today, you have the chance to bag a cheap holiday deal and join a popular tour. Check out all the best and affordable tours in Moselle and enhance your cheap holiday experience in France.

After taking in the best of Moselle, you’ll drive to your accommodation in the city of Metz Science Park for a well-deserved rest. When you’re ready to eat, indulge yourself to a nice meal at one of the best restaurants in the city.

La Goulue is an excellent example. Here you can enjoy good food and service at affordable prices. This restaurant has an average rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars from 697 customers.

La Goulue is another great restaurant option for budget travelers in Metz Science Park. This restaurant serves a variety of delicious and savory meals at low prices and is rated an average of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 697 customers.

Locals enjoy dining at Santa Maria, and you might want to check it out too. This restaurant has an exciting menu and an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars in 480 reviews.

After a lovely dinner at one of the best places to eat in Metz Science Park, visit one of the most popular bars in the city. Relax, grab a drink or two, chat with friendly locals, and enjoy the rest of your evening in Metz Science Park.

LES ARRANGÉS DU BOCAL is a fantastic bar many locals in Metz Science Park recognize. This popular bar is an excellent place to unwind after a busy day and is rated an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 533 customers.

You can also enjoy a few drinks and some snacks at LES ARRANGÉS DU BOCAL, another popular bar in the city. This bar has an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars from 533 customers.

Le Troubadour is a local favorite and a great place to hang out and socialize with other travelers in Metz Science Park. Customers have rated the exciting Le Troubadour an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars in 751 reviews.

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Day 4

Day 4 in Paris

  • Paris
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  • Jardin des Plantes
  • Panthéon
  • Luxembourg Gardens
  • Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris
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On day 4 of your road trip through popular and cheap vacation spots across France, you’ll experience two places in one day. How much time you’ll spend in each location is up to you.

One of the best places to visit in Paris is the amazing Jardin des Plantes. This travel destination is a botanical garden that has been rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 40,461 visitors.

This day is also your chance to stop at the incredible Panthéon. Rated 4.6 out of 5 stars by 43,649 travelers, a visit to this well-known mausoleum in Paris is likely to make your vacation in France even more memorable.

Another unforgettable sight in Paris is the outstanding Luxembourg Gardens. This urban park has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars from 94,043 visitors.

To make the most of your day in this cheap holiday destination in France, drop by the popular Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris today. This attraction, an amazing catholic cathedral, has been rated 4.7 out of 5 stars by 45,788 travelers. The spectacular Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris attracts about 12,000,000 visitors annually, making it one of the top sights in Paris.

Cheap, budget vacations are nothing but incredible, especially when you’re in France. To have the best affordable travel experience in France, take the opportunity to enjoy unique activities.

Adding a tour to your travel plan promises a one-of-a kind experience that will make your cheap vacation experience in France unforgettable. Fortunately, you'll find plenty of budget-friendly tours and cheap holiday deals in France.

At the end of the day, you will drive to the city of Paris. Paris is another cheap travel destination in France where you have access to hotels, restaurants, bars, and other conveniences.

Another accommodation suitable for budget-conscious travelers is the amazing Away Hostel & Coffee Shop. This 3-star hotel offers practical amenities that will make your stay in the city pleasant. This hotel is rated an average of 4 out of 5 stars by 2,066 guests.

After a long day of driving and exploring some of the best attractions an affordable vacation in France can afford, treat yourself to a hearty meal. You’ll find many popular restaurants in Paris that offer delicious food to help keep you going.

One restaurant we recommend you try in Paris is Restaurant Guy Savoy. This restaurant offers diners good food and service and has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars from 1,143 customers.

When talking about the best restaurants in Paris, Restaurant Guy Savoy is a name locals often mention. This local favorite offers a variety of options, helping it earn an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars from 1,143 customers.

Another restaurant worth trying is Le Bistrot Du Perigord. Many locals and cheap holiday goers in Paris enjoy dining at this restaurant. This restaurant has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars from 584 customers.

As the day is coming to an end, stop at some of Paris’s best bars to celebrate this day of your vacation in France. For example, you can visit Le Calbar. Rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 775 customers, this bar is considered a favorite in the area.

Another great place to have a celebratory drink is Le Calbar. This popular bar in Paris has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars from 775 customers.

You can also go to Le Train Bleu as an alternative. More than a bar, the popular Le Train Bleu is also a place for fun or relaxation. Around 6,110 customers have given this city bar an average rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars.

Raise your glass in celebration of your incredible cheap holiday experience through France!

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Day 5

Day 5 in Paris

  • Paris
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  • Sacré-Cœur
  • Palais Garnier
  • Arc de Triomphe
  • Eiffel Tower
  • Champ de Mars
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Day 5 of your exciting trip across France is proof that there's more to the city of Paris than meets the eye. Today's agenda is to explore Paris and discover what this fabulous and cheap holiday destination offers. With 1 night you have left in Paris, expect amazing attractions, a great dining experience, and a wonderful time discovering the daily lives of locals.

You’ll begin this day’s adventure with a visit to the top-rated Palais Garnier. This incredible attraction is an opera house that has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars from around 34,053 visitors.

Another highlight of this cheap holiday package is a trip to the fascinating Arc de Triomphe. This spectacular triumphal arch and travel destination has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars in 193,235 reviews. Attracting more than 2,743,823 travelers annually, the beloved Arc de Triomphe is one place you shouldn’t miss when visiting Paris.

It’s hard to pass up the chance to see the famous Eiffel Tower during a vacation in Paris. This well-known lattice tower and marvelous attraction hosts 6,207,303 visitors in one year. Ranking high up on many travelers’ bucket lists, this amazing lattice tower has an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars in 322,389 reviews.

This day of your road trip in France is also the perfect opportunity to see the outstanding Champ de Mars. This popular place of interest in Paris is a valued urban park that has a rating of 4.6 out of a 5-star rating from 172,488 visitors.

Keen to do something new and one-of-a-kind today? There are many experiences you can add to your cheap vacation package to make your road trip in France more special. And today, you have the chance to bag a cheap holiday deal and join a popular tour. Check out all the best and affordable tours in Paris and enhance your cheap holiday experience in France.

After taking in the best of Paris, you’ll drive to your accommodation in the city of Paris for a well-deserved rest. When you’re ready to eat, indulge yourself to a nice meal at one of the best restaurants in the city.

Le Train Bleu is an excellent example. Here you can enjoy good food and service at affordable prices. This restaurant has an average rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars from 6,110 customers.

Le Train Bleu is another great restaurant option for budget travelers in Paris. This restaurant serves a variety of delicious and savory meals at low prices and is rated an average of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 6,110 customers.

Locals enjoy dining at The Bombardier, and you might want to check it out too. This restaurant has an exciting menu and an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars in 1,775 reviews.

After a lovely dinner at one of the best places to eat in Paris, visit one of the most popular bars in the city. Relax, grab a drink or two, chat with friendly locals, and enjoy the rest of your evening in Paris.

Harry's New York Bar is a fantastic bar many locals in Paris recognize. This popular bar is an excellent place to unwind after a busy day and is rated an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 1,751 customers.

You can also enjoy a few drinks and some snacks at Harry's New York Bar, another popular bar in the city. This bar has an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars from 1,751 customers.

Experimental Cocktail Club is a local favorite and a great place to hang out and socialize with other travelers in Paris. Customers have rated the exciting Experimental Cocktail Club an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars in 1,338 reviews.

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Day 6

Day 6 in Paris

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  • Louvre Pyramid
  • Musée d'Orsay
  • Place de la Concorde
  • Tuileries Garden
  • Louvre Museum
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Day 6 of your exciting trip across France is proof that there's more to the city of Paris than meets the eye. Today's agenda is to explore Paris and discover what this fabulous and cheap holiday destination offers.

You’ll begin this day’s adventure with a visit to the top-rated Louvre Pyramid. This incredible attraction is a pyramid that has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars from around 63,368 visitors.

Another highlight of this cheap holiday package is a trip to the fascinating Musée d'Orsay. This spectacular art museum and travel destination has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars in 71,115 reviews. Attracting more than 3,651,616 travelers annually, the beloved Musée d'Orsay is one place you shouldn’t miss when visiting Paris.

It’s hard to pass up the chance to see the famous Place de la Concorde during a vacation in Paris. Ranking high up on many travelers’ bucket lists, this amazing square has an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars in 54,229 reviews.

This day of your road trip in France is also the perfect opportunity to see the outstanding Tuileries Garden. This popular place of interest in Paris is a valued garden that has a rating of 4.6 out of a 5-star rating from 92,172 visitors.

You’ll be making the most of your time in Paris when you include the fantastic Louvre Museum to your itinerary. This art museum is a popular attraction with an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars from 260,788 travelers. This amazing sight hosts around 2,825,000 annually, making it one of the must-see destinations in Paris.

Keen to do something new and one-of-a-kind today? There are many experiences you can add to your cheap vacation package to make your road trip in France more special. And today, you have the chance to bag a cheap holiday deal and join a popular tour. Check out all the best and affordable tours in Paris and enhance your cheap holiday experience in France.

After taking in the best of Paris, you’ll drive to your accommodation in the city of Paris for a well-deserved rest. When you’re ready to eat, indulge yourself to a nice meal at one of the best restaurants in the city.

Le Petit Châtelet is an excellent example. Here you can enjoy good food and service at affordable prices. This restaurant has an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars from 1,057 customers.

Le Petit Châtelet is another great restaurant option for budget travelers in Paris. This restaurant serves a variety of delicious and savory meals at low prices and is rated an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 1,057 customers.

Locals enjoy dining at Les Fous de l'Île, and you might want to check it out too. This restaurant has an exciting menu and an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars in 1,046 reviews.

After a lovely dinner at one of the best places to eat in Paris, visit one of the most popular bars in the city. Relax, grab a drink or two, chat with friendly locals, and enjoy the rest of your evening in Paris.

The Highlander is a fantastic bar many locals in Paris recognize. This popular bar is an excellent place to unwind after a busy day and is rated an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 1,285 customers.

You can also enjoy a few drinks and some snacks at The Highlander, another popular bar in the city. This bar has an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars from 1,285 customers.

Velvet Bar Paris is a local favorite and a great place to hang out and socialize with other travelers in Paris. Customers have rated the exciting Velvet Bar Paris an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars in 1,018 reviews.

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Day 7

Day 7 in Versailles and Blois

  • Blois
  • Versailles
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  • Palace of Versailles
  • Gardens of Versailles
  • Paroisse Notre-Dame de Versailles
  • Marie-Antoinette's Estate
  • Queen's House
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On day 7 of your road trip through popular and cheap vacation spots across France, you’ll experience two places in one day. How much time you’ll spend in each location is up to you.

One of the best places to visit in arrondissement of Versailles is the amazing Palace of Versailles. This travel destination is a château that has been rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 119,665 visitors. Up to 4,741,758 people visit this attraction yearly, so don't miss this opportunity.

This day is also your chance to stop at the incredible Gardens of Versailles. Rated 4.7 out of 5 stars by 13,133 travelers, a visit to this well-known french formal garden in arrondissement of Versailles is likely to make your vacation in France even more memorable.

Another unforgettable sight in arrondissement of Versailles is the outstanding Église Notre-Dame. This church has an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars from 642 visitors. In a single year, approximately 4,741,758 travelers include the memorable Église Notre-Dame in their itinerary when traveling to France.

To make the most of your day in this cheap holiday destination in France, drop by the popular Marie-Antoinette's Estate today. This attraction has been rated 4.6 out of 5 stars by 9,865 travelers.

If you’re keen to explore more, you’ll enjoy the fantastic Queen's House. This is a popular attraction rated 4.5 out of 5 stars by 323 visitors from all over the globe.

Cheap, budget vacations are nothing but incredible, especially when you’re in France. To have the best affordable travel experience in France, take the opportunity to enjoy unique activities.

Adding a tour to your travel plan promises a one-of-a kind experience that will make your cheap vacation experience in France unforgettable. Fortunately, you'll find plenty of budget-friendly tours and cheap holiday deals in France.

At the end of the day, you will drive to the city of Blois. Blois is another cheap travel destination in France where you have access to hotels, restaurants, bars, and other conveniences.

Another accommodation suitable for budget-conscious travelers is the amazing St Christopher’s Inns Gare Du Nord. This 3-star hotel offers practical amenities that will make your stay in the city pleasant. This hotel is rated an average of 3.7 out of 5 stars by 5,455 guests.

Travelers also recommend the cozy 3-star Hotel ibis Paris 17 Clichy-Batignolles to anyone looking for a top-rated budget hotel in Blois. In fact, around 3,641 travelers who were once guests of this hotel rated it an average of 3.1 out of 5 stars.

After a long day of driving and exploring some of the best attractions an affordable vacation in France can afford, treat yourself to a hearty meal. You’ll find many popular restaurants in Blois that offer delicious food to help keep you going.

One restaurant we recommend you try in Blois is Cote Loire Auberge Ligerienne. This restaurant offers diners good food and service and has an average rating of 4.2 out of 5 stars from 160 customers.

When talking about the best restaurants in Blois, Cote Loire Auberge Ligerienne is a name locals often mention. This local favorite offers a variety of options, helping it earn an average of 4.2 out of 5 stars from 160 customers. Many locals and cheap holiday goers in Blois enjoy dining at this restaurant.

As the day is coming to an end, stop at some of Blois’s best bars to celebrate this day of your vacation in France.

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Day 8

Day 8 in Blois

  • Blois
  • Blois
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  • Château de Chambord
  • Château de Cheverny
  • Château Royal de Blois
  • Château de Chaumont
  • Domaine de Chaumont-sur-Loire
  • More

Day 8 of your exciting trip across France is proof that there's more to the city of arrondissement of Blois than meets the eye. Today's agenda is to explore arrondissement of Blois and discover what this fabulous and cheap holiday destination offers.

You’ll begin this day’s adventure with a visit to the top-rated Château de Chambord. This incredible attraction is a château that has an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars from around 43,219 visitors.

Another highlight of this cheap holiday package is a trip to the fascinating Château de Cheverny. This spectacular château and travel destination has an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars in 15,031 reviews.

It’s hard to pass up the chance to see the famous Château Royal de Blois during a vacation in arrondissement of Blois. Ranking high up on many travelers’ bucket lists, this amazing château has an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars in 15,926 reviews.

This day of your road trip in France is also the perfect opportunity to see the outstanding Château de Chaumont. This popular place of interest in arrondissement of Blois is a valued château that has a rating of 4.4 out of a 5-star rating from 6,761 visitors. Each year, approximately 513,000 come to this outstanding attraction to enhance their travel experience in arrondissement of Blois.

You’ll be making the most of your time in arrondissement of Blois when you include the fantastic Domaine de Chaumont-sur-Loire to your itinerary. This park is a popular attraction with an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars from 4,123 travelers.

Keen to do something new and one-of-a-kind today? There are many experiences you can add to your cheap vacation package to make your road trip in France more special. And today, you have the chance to bag a cheap holiday deal and join a popular tour. Check out all the best and affordable tours in arrondissement of Blois and enhance your cheap holiday experience in France.

After taking in the best of arrondissement of Blois, you’ll drive to your accommodation in the city of Blois for a well-deserved rest. When you’re ready to eat, indulge yourself to a nice meal at one of the best restaurants in the city. Here you can enjoy good food and service at affordable prices.

After a lovely dinner at one of the best places to eat in Blois, visit one of the most popular bars in the city. Relax, grab a drink or two, chat with friendly locals, and enjoy the rest of your evening in Blois.

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Day 9

Day 9 in Tours and Indre-et-Loire

  • Tours
  • Tours
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  • Château Royal d'Amboise
  • Château de Chenonceau
  • Château de Villandry
  • Jardin botanique de Tours
  • Cathédrale Saint-Gatien
  • More

Day 9 of your vacation in France gives you the opportunity to explore two popular cheap holiday destinations in one day. You’ll start your day in the city of arrondissement of Tours and end your day in region of Indre-et-Loire. You’ll stay in Tours for 1 night.

How much time you want to spend in each area and attraction is up to you. This way, you can make the most of your affordable vacation in France. But while you’re in arrondissement of Tours, it’s a good idea to visit the amazing Château de Villandry. The popular Château de Villandry has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars from 13,506 travelers.

Travelers usually have a splendid time at the incredible Jardin botanique de Tours, a well-known botanical garden in arrondissement of Tours. Around 5,560 travelers have rated this attraction 4.5 out of 5 stars.

The top-rated Cathédrale Saint-Gatien is another popular attraction you can explore today. This famous attraction, a spectacular catholic cathedral, has an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars from over 5,212 travelers.

Hit the roads and continue to your next destination of the day, the region of Indre-et-Loire.

Make Château Royal d'Amboise your first stop in Indre-et-Loire. This popular château among locals and travelers alike has been rated an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 21,016 visitors.

Another unforgettable travel destination in Indre-et-Loire is the outstanding Château de Chenonceau. Rated 4.7 out of 5 stars by 33,253 visitors, this remarkable château and attraction deserves a spot on your travel bucket list.

We also recommend a visit to the popular Château de Villandry. This attraction, a stunning château, has been rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 13,506 travelers.

If you’re keen to explore even more, then consider a visit to the fantastic Jardin botanique de Tours. With an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars from 5,560 travelers, this botanical garden is an attraction many avid travelers highly recommend.

Make the most of your time in the country by joining activities and tours that let you discover more about France. Check out all of the affordable tours you can join this day of your cheap holiday in France and ensure the experience of a lifetime.

You’ll also have your choice of the best budget accommodations in the city of Tours.

A top-rated budget hotel suitable for cheap holiday goers is the fantastic Cmg - Le Bon Marché - Sèvres D. This 4-star hotel in Tours offers low-cost accommodations that feature many useful amenities.

The lovely St Christopher’s Inns Gare Du Nord in Tours is another excellent choice for anyone who prefers a cozy and practical place to stay in the city. This 3-star hotel has been rated by 5,455 former guests an average of 3.7 out of 5 stars.

If you’re looking for a place that is simple and homey, the highly-recommended Hotel ibis Paris 17 Clichy-Batignolles is for you. This hotel allows guests access to many amenities that are perfect for everyday use. In addition, this 3-star hotel has an average rating of 3.1 out of 5 stars from 3,641 previous guests.

After a long day of driving and exploring, we recommend you try The Pale, one of the best restaurants in Tours. This restaurant is a local favorite and has an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars from 1,012 customers.

The Pale is yet another of the best restaurants in the city. The Pale is known for serving a variety of delectable dishes and is rated an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 1,012 customers.

Locals and visiting travelers enjoy dining at The Pale, another famous restaurant in Tours. Rated an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 1,012 customers, this restaurant is an excellent choice for anyone looking for a memorable dining experience in France.

After dinner, visit one of the best bars in Tours, Bar Le Corsaire. This famous city bar offers snacks and drinks at different price points and is a popular hangout spot among locals. In addition, this bar has been rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 1,000 customers.

You can also enjoy drinks at Bar Le Corsaire, another of our most recommended bars in Tours. This bar has an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars from 1,000 customers and is a great place for anyone who is into classic bar drinks.

Alternatively, you can drop by Bar Le Corsaire, one of Tours’s best places to have drinks, let loose, and socialize. This city bar is rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 1,000 customers.

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Day 10

Day 10 in Bourgogne-Franche-Comté and Lyon

  • Lyon
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  • Abbaye de Cluny
  • Parc de la Tête d'Or
  • Place Bellecour
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Day 10 offers you the chance to visit the wonderful Bourgogne-Franche-Comté and the enchanting Bourgogne-Franche-Comté, two of the most popular cheap holiday destinations in France. You'll begin sightseeing in Bourgogne-Franche-Comté and end the day in Bourgogne-Franche-Comté, where you'll stay for 1 night. Buckle up because day 10 of your affordable vacation in France will take you to some of locals’ and travelers’ most recommended spots in the country.

One place travelers keep coming back to in Bourgogne-Franche-Comté is the magnificent Abbaye de Cluny. Around 3,920 visitors have rated this excellent abbey and travel destination an average of 4.3 out of 5 stars.

It’s now time to hit the roads and make your way to the fantastic region of Bourgogne-Franche-Comté.

Start your sightseeing in this cheap holiday destination with a visit to the unforgettable Parc de la Tête d'Or. This popular park is rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 50,621 visitors.

Another must-visit in Bourgogne-Franche-Comté is the spectacular Place Bellecour. This outstanding square and travel destination has an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars from more than 20,560 travelers.

Exploring one unique site after another provides you the much-needed variety during your road trip across France. But to satisfy your curiosity or need for adventure, we highly recommend you add “Join a tour” to your to-do list today.

A tour is a great add-on to your cheap vacation package. So if you feel like doing something bold or inspiring today, know that you have a great selection of popular and low-cost tours and activities to choose from in France.

Lyon offers many top-rated accommodations suitable for travelers on a budget vacation in France. So anytime you need a break from your activities, you have a comfortable and affordable place to stay and sleep in the city.

The homey Cmg - Le Bon Marché - Sèvres D is one of the best budget hotel options in the city. This 4-star hotel is one of the top choices of many budget-conscious travelers looking for low-cost accommodations in Lyon.

Another practical choice for travelers looking to enjoy a cheap vacation in Lyon is the delightful St Christopher’s Inns Gare Du Nord. This 3-star hotel offers reasonably-priced accommodations that feature many handy amenities. The hotel is rated an average of 3.7 out of 5 stars by 5,455 former guests.

Alternatively, we recommend staying at the charming 3-star Hotel ibis Paris 17 Clichy-Batignolles and take advantage of their cheap holiday deals. Rated an average of 3.1 out of 5 stars by 3,641 former guests, this hotel is perfect for anyone looking for a simple, cozy, and budget-friendly place to stay in Lyon.

As this adventurous day progresses, satisfy your hunger at one of the best restaurants in the city. Many restaurants in Lyon offer good food at even better prices, the perfect combination for travelers on affordable vacations in France.

L Bar food & drink, one of Lyon’s best-rated restaurants, is a must try. This restaurant has an average rating of 4.8 out of 5 stars from 2,758 customers who have dined at this restaurant.

Another restaurant you can visit while in Lyon is L Bar food & drink, a local favorite. Serving diners fresh, delicious, and affordable meals, this restaurant has been rated an average of 4.8 out of 5 stars by 2,758 customers.

Bouchon Tupin offers customers flavorful food and good ambiance, making it one of the best places to eat in Lyon. With an average rating of 4.8 out of 5 stars from 969 customers, this restaurant can get packed very quickly. Make sure you get to the restaurant early to save yourself a seat.

When night has fallen and you feel like enjoying a drink, head to some of Lyon’s best bars. There are plenty of bars in the city where you can order a few drinks without compromising your budget for your cheap vacation in France.

The Phantom of the Opera is an excellent example of a great bar in Lyon offering drinks at reasonable prices. This popular city bar is rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 514 customers.

You can also relax and have a drink at The Phantom of the Opera, another well-loved bar in Lyon. The Phantom of the Opera is among the best city bars offering various non-alcoholic and alcoholic beverages at different price points. Around 514 customers have rated this bar in Lyon an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars.

Black Forest Society is for you if you’re curious about bars that locals enjoy. This specific bar has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars from 500 patrons and new customers. Black Forest Society is also a great place to have friendly chats with fellow travelers.

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Day 11

Day 11 in Metropolis of Lyon, Grand Est, and Metz

  • Metz
  • Lyon
  • Nancy
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  • La Basilique Notre Dame de Fourvière
  • Musée Cinéma et Miniature
  • Place Stanislas
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Day 11 of your vacation in France gives you the opportunity to explore two popular cheap holiday destinations in one day. You’ll start your day in the region of Metropolis of Lyon and end your day in region of Grand Est.

How much time you want to spend in each area and attraction is up to you. This way, you can make the most of your affordable vacation in France. But while you’re in Metropolis of Lyon, it’s a good idea to visit the amazing La Basilique Notre Dame de Fourvière. The popular La Basilique Notre Dame de Fourvière has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars from 25,765 travelers.

Travelers usually have a splendid time at the incredible Musée Cinéma et Miniature, a well-known museum in Metropolis of Lyon. Around 9,540 travelers have rated this attraction 4.7 out of 5 stars.

Hit the roads and continue to your next destination of the day, the region of Grand Est.

Make Place Stanislas your first stop in Grand Est. This popular architectural ensemble among locals and travelers alike has been rated an average of 4.8 out of 5 stars by 27,905 visitors.

Make the most of your time in the country by joining activities and tours that let you discover more about France. Check out all of the affordable tours you can join this day of your cheap holiday in France and ensure the experience of a lifetime.

You’ll also have your choice of the best budget accommodations in the city of Metz Science Park.

A top-rated budget hotel suitable for cheap holiday goers is the fantastic Hotel La Citadelle Metz MGallery By Sofitel. This 4-star hotel in Metz Science Park offers low-cost accommodations that feature many useful amenities. Around 1,680 travelers who chose to stay at this hotel during their trip to the city rated their experience an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars.

The lovely Campanile Metz Centre - Gare in Metz Science Park is another excellent choice for anyone who prefers a cozy and practical place to stay in the city. This 3-star hotel has been rated by 1,717 former guests an average of 3.9 out of 5 stars.

After a long day of driving and exploring, we recommend you try Restaurant Le Paris, one of the best restaurants in Metz Science Park. This restaurant is a local favorite and has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars from 385 customers.

Restaurant Le Paris is yet another of the best restaurants in the city. Restaurant Le Paris is known for serving a variety of delectable dishes and is rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 385 customers.

Locals and visiting travelers enjoy dining at L'Éveil, another famous restaurant in Metz Science Park. Rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 220 customers, this restaurant is an excellent choice for anyone looking for a memorable dining experience in France.

After dinner, visit one of the best bars in Metz Science Park, L'Aloyau. This famous city bar offers snacks and drinks at different price points and is a popular hangout spot among locals. In addition, this bar has been rated an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 482 customers.

You can also enjoy drinks at L'Aloyau, another of our most recommended bars in Metz Science Park. This bar has an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars from 482 customers and is a great place for anyone who is into classic bar drinks.

Alternatively, you can drop by La Quille, one of Metz Science Park’s best places to have drinks, let loose, and socialize. This city bar is rated an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 360 customers.

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Day 12

Day 12 in Metz - Departure Day

  • Metz - Departure Day
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  • Dancing Fountains
  • St Vincent Basilica of Metz
  • The Récollets cloister
  • More

It’s soon time to say goodbye to France. Day 12 is your departure day and your last chance to capture the beauty of Metz Science Park.

Depending on how much time you have before your flight back home, we recommend doing some last-minute shopping or sightseeing to make the most of your cheap holiday experience in France.

If you'd rather pass time visiting some attractions, this is your chance to go to places you may not have had the chance to explore yet.

If you have an appetite for one last delicious meal in Metz Science Park, consider a top-rated restaurant like Restaurant la Popote. This restaurant has a menu of appetizing and affordable meals and is rated at an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 453 customers.

Le P’tit Frontalier is an excellent alternative if you feel like eating something else. This restaurant serves a variety of savory and budget-friendly dishes and has an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars from 443 customers.

Another popular restaurant you could check out is Chez Moi. Rated an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 467 customers, this restaurant is a great place to enjoy meals that will remind you of France and your fun memories in Metz Science Park.

You’ll then say farewell to Metz Science Park and begin your journey home. You’ll leave filled with unforgettable memories from your terrific and affordable travel experiences in France!

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