10 days in France Itinerary

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Paris
— 3 nights
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Cannes
— 4 nights
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Strasbourg
— 2 nights
Train to Frankfurt, Fly to New Delhi

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Paris — 3 nights

City of Light

A beautiful and romantic city fit for any itinerary, Paris brims with historic associations and remains vastly influential in the realms of culture, art, fashion, food and design.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Eiffel Tower and Montmartre. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Louvre Museum and Île de la Cité. And it doesn't end there: explore the world behind art at Musee d'Orsay, admire the landmark architecture of Arc de Triomphe, see the interesting displays at Musee Rodin, and contemplate the long history of Sainte-Chapelle.

To see traveler tips, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Paris online holiday planner.

New Delhi, India to Paris is an approximately 11.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from New Delhi to Paris is minus 4.5 hours. Traveling from New Delhi in December, expect nights in Paris to be little chillier, around 3°C, while days are colder, around 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Tue) so you can fly to Cannes.
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Cannes — 4 nights

Festival City

Although its luxury shops, nightlife, casinos, and high-end restaurants give Cannes a feeling of exclusivity, this classic French Riviera city has alternatives to suit every budget.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Old Town and Lérins Islands. Museum-lovers will appreciate Musée Marc Chagall and Centre d'Art du Verre PIERINI. Change things up with these side-trips from Cannes: Nice (Place Massena, Colline du Chateau overlook, &more). Next up on the itinerary: take a stroll through La Croisette, get to know the fascinating history of Rue d'Antibes, and visit Le Suquet.

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Traveling by flight from Paris to Cannes takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Traveling from Paris in December, expect nights in Cannes to be about the same, around 5°C, while days are somewhat warmer, around 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Sat) so you can fly to Strasbourg.
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Strasbourg — 2 nights

Crossroads of Europe

Strasbourg is famous for its beautiful historical center, the Grande Île, which was the first city center classified entirely as a World Heritage Site by UNESCO. Strasbourg is one of the nine largest cities in France with nearly half a million inhabitants in the metropolitan area crossing the river to the German city of Kehl, on the eastern bank of the Rhine River.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Sun): learn about winemaking at Domaine Albert Seltz, then wander the streets of La Petite France, then examine the collection at Palais de Rohan, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedrale Notre Dame de Strasbourg.

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Fly from Cannes to Strasbourg in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In December, Strasbourg is little chillier than Cannes - with highs of 7°C and lows of 0°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Mon) so you can travel back home.
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France travel guide

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France has been the world's most popular tourist destination for decades, and geographically, it is one of the most diverse countries in Europe. Its cities are holiday hot spots and contain some of the greatest treasures in Europe, its countryside is prosperous and well tended, and it boasts dozens of major tourist attractions, like Paris, the French Riviera, the Atlantic beaches, the winter sport resorts of the French Alps, as well as the castles of the Loire Valley, Brittany, and Normandy. The country is renowned for its gastronomy, particularly wines and cheeses, as well as its history, culture, and fashion industry.

You'll find that the French people are very polite and may react coldly to you if you forget this. You might be surprised as you're greeted by other customers and the proprieter when you walk into a restaurant or a shop. Be sure to take your sightseeing off the beaten path in France. Besides the famous Eiffel Tower and the chic resorts of the Côte d'Azur (French Riviera) you'll find many places to visit in the form of museums filled with fine art, crafts, and archaeological relics, wonderful medieval villages and castles, diverse national parks, and local shopping direct from artisans themselves.

Whether you're touring the Christmas Markets or going skiing during winter, viewing the springtime influx of color in Provence, sunbathing on the Mediterranean coast in the summer, or watching the fall foliage against the backdrop of the châteaux in the Loire Valley, you're sure to find just the right place to be. Spring is a time when the tourist attractions are just starting to expand their hours, but it may still be cold in the mountainous regions and the north. Summer is the busiest time in France with the longest hours for many museums and attractions, but it's often when you will experience the most crowds. Winter in France is filled with winter carnivals, Christmas Markets, and of course, skiing. Fall is a time to celebrate the release of Beaujolais nouveau wine in November, as well as experience Nuit Blanche, a day in October when major attractions, museums, galleries, parks, and swimming pools remain open all night.
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