15 days in Bruges, Saint-Malo & Paris Itinerary

15 days in Bruges, Saint-Malo & Paris Itinerary

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15 days in Bruges, Saint-Malo & Paris Itinerary

Start: Arnhem, The Netherlands
Drive:  3 h
1
Bruges, Belgium
— 5 nights
Drive:  6 h
2
Saint-Malo, France
— 6 nights
Train:  3 h 15 min
3
Paris, France
— 3 nights
Train:  5 h
End: Arnhem, The Netherlands

5
nights
Bruges, Belgium

Bruges ©
The medieval town of Bruges centers around a canal, and the architecture of its historical district has made it a World Heritage Site.
Family-friendly places like De Panne Beach and De Zonnegloed Sanctuary will thrill your kids. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Walking tours and Rozenhoedkaai. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Bruges: Memorial Museum Passchendaele 1917 (in Zonnebeke), Ieper (Ypres) (Saint George's Memorial Church, Bedford House Cemetery, &more) and De Haan beach (in De Haan). There's still lots to do: make a trip to The Markt, take in the spiritual surroundings of Basilica of the Holy Blood, hike along Bruges Art Route, and get to know the fascinating history of Arentshof.

For photos, reviews, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Bruges trip planner.

Arnhem, The Netherlands to Bruges is an approximately 3-hour car ride. July in Bruges sees daily highs of 25°C and lows of 15°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Fri) so you can drive to Saint-Malo.

Things to do in Bruges

Parks Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trips

Ieper (Ypres), Memorial Museum Passchendaele 1917, De Zonnegloed Sanctuary, Beach De Haan, De Panne Beach
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De Panne Beach ©
De Panne Beach
Huisbrouwerij De Halve Maan ©
Huisbrouwerij De Halve Maan
The Markt ©
The Markt

6
nights
Saint-Malo, France

Saint-Malo ©
Once the feared base of pirates and heavily fortified against Norman attacks, today's coastal Saint-Malo is one of the top tourist draws.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Cap Fréhel and Promenade du Clair de Lune. You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Plage du Mole and Plage de l'Eventail. Explore Saint-Malo's surroundings by going to Chemins de la Baie du Mont Saint-Michel (in Genets), Fort La Latte (in Plevenon) and Cimetiere Militaire Americain de Saint-James (in Saint James). There's lots more to do: steep yourself in history at Fort National, pause for some serene contemplation at Saint-Malo Cathedral, take some stellar pictures from Cap d'Erquy, and stroll through La Grande Plage des Rosaires.

To find reviews, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Saint-Malo attractions planner.

Drive from Bruges to Saint-Malo in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train, flight, and car. In July, plan for daily highs up to 26°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Thu) to allow enough time to take a train to Paris.

Things to do in Saint-Malo

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Plevenon, Dinard, Dinan, Chemins de la Baie du Mont Saint-Michel, Cap d'Erquy
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Plage du Mole ©
Plage du Mole
La Grande Plage des Rosaires ©
La Grande Plage des Rosaires
Plage de l'Ecluse ©
Plage de l'Ecluse

3
nights
Paris, France

Paris ©
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.
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Fri): steep yourself in history at Eiffel Tower, then appreciate the history behind Arc de Triomphe, then take a stroll through Montmartre, and finally get a sense of history and politics at Hotel de Ville. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 25th (Sat): take a stroll through Quartier Montparnasse, then visit 1st Arrondissement, then take in nature's colorful creations at Jardin des Tuileries, and finally stroll through Ile Saint-Louis.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, read our Paris road trip planning app .

Take a train from Saint-Malo to Paris in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and flight. Traveling from Saint-Malo in July, expect nights in Paris to be about the same, around 18°C, while days are somewhat warmer, around 30°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 26th (Sun) to allow enough time to take a train back home.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Parks
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Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Montmartre ©
Montmartre
1st Arrondissement ©
1st Arrondissement

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