Europe Forums

Post New Topic

Recent Activity

  • Announcements:
  • Come explore the new Fodor’s Forum
    by ibobi Fodor's Editor | Posted on Dec 4, 17 at 08:03 PM
  • New Fodor’s forum -- coming soon!
    by ibobi Fodor's Editor | Posted on Nov 29, 17 at 08:01 PM
View all Europe activity »
  1. 1 Aol 1800:681:7208 password reset contact Tec*h supp0rt ak47sbaba!
  2. 2 Mid-May stay in Lauterbrunnen or Murren
  3. 3 Connecting trains in Chambery
  4. 4 Wedding In Cambridge England
  5. 5 Has anyone used Gemut.com for car rental?
  6. 6 Help me get excited about a week in Portugal
  7. 7 UK Mid- May drive week Cornwall
  8. 8 Which Area in London?
  9. 9 Overnight stop from Berlin to Paris
  10. 10 Lorie Valley and Beyond
  11. 11 Best area to stay in Amsterdam for a first time visitor
  12. 12 Four Nights in Nice--What should we do?
  13. 13 Copying a post on Swiss gondolas.
  14. 14 Headed to Madrid in the Spring
  15. 15 Anthropology and Archeology for the Turkey Traveler
  16. 16 Trip Report Paris November 2017
  17. 17 Trip Report London 'Tube-less', Fine dining, Fun excursions plus a GTG
  18. 18 Ravenna and Mexico City...who knew?
  19. 19 Christmas day lunch in prague
  20. 20 Trip Report Christmas windows of Boulevard Haussmann 2017
  21. 21 Transportation in Brittany
  22. 22 Where to Visit in Normandy & Brittany
  23. 23 Trains - website?
  24. 24 Trip Report A Merry marvelousmouse, and (likely more than one) cup of good cheer!
  25. 25 First time in Normandy & Brittany
View next 25 » Back to the top

Itinerary input please: Paris, French Riviera, Venice

Jump to last reply

Hi, my husband and I are planning on travelling to Paris, French Riviera and Venice in the last two weeks of September for our honeymoon. Right now we're thinking of spending 3 nights in Paris, 7 in the Riviera, and 3 in Venice. We realize this isn't nearly enough time to do justice to any of the locations, but unfortunately this is all the time we have to be away, and would really like to fit in all three locations. As this is our first time to France and Italy, we'd love input on our itinerary, as well as where to base ourselves for the week in the Riviera - we're thinking of Nice, Villefranche-sur-Mer, or Vence (so picturesque!), and likely renting an apartment for the week. We'd like some time on the beach as well as exploring the area, so not sure if Nice is a better bet for ease of getting train/bus to different places, or if the same options would be available from Villefranche (in perhaps a more relaxing/less pricey location?). So far we're thinking of visiting Cannes, maybe Monaco for half a day, and some of the perched villages including Vence, if we don't stay there (should we rent a car for this?).

I should probably also mention that we're planning on looking into an open jaw ticket to fly into Paris and home from Venice, and taking the TGV from Paris to Nice. We're not sure if the train or perhaps an easy jet flight from Nice to Venice would make the most sense.

Thank you in advance for the advice! I hope I didn't ask too many questions for one thread.

8 Replies |Back to top

Sign in to comment.

Advertisement