La Rochelle Itinerary 5 Days

5 Days in La Rochelle - Perfect Vacation Guide

With its undying aura of serenity, the effortless fusion of old and new-world charm, the picturesque locales, the riot of colorful neighborhoods and the energetic crowds - La Rochelle is one mesmerizing destination. Choosing the must visit places in La Rochelle when you are running short on time can be quite a tough task!

Are 5 days enough for La Rochelle tour?

Wondering about what to see in 5 days in La Rochelle ? It can be a confusing task to decide where to go in La Rochelle. But, 5 days are perfect to cover each corner of La Rochelle. You can visit popular places in La Rochelle, get walking tour and have local food during your vacation.

How much money for 5 days in La Rochelle?

The budget cost of 5 days in La Rochelle is USD 720. You can further save on your stays by opting for hostels and homestay. Also try to travel by public transportation whenever possible.

What to pack for La Rochelle 5 days vacation?

  • Carry extra battery of camera. If you are a shutterbug, carry extra memory card; those 5 days in La Rochelle are going to be full of moments that you would want to click!
  • Keep a journal to record your favorite moments and scribble notes!
  • Since you will be having a heavy luggage to fit your belongings for 5 days, carry a small backpack that you can use while you go sightseeing!

What to see in La Rochelle in 5 days?

Le Manoir, Port Des Minimes, Vieux Port, La Guignette must be a part of your La Rochelle itinerary in 5 days! Also, you cannot afford to miss Privilege L Escale Marine, The Aquarium, La Calhute. Since 5 days is a comfortable time to explore the best of La Rochelle, you can add Tour De La Chaine and Planete Bleue to your itinerary. If you are too tired running between different spots, you can take a day off from the sightseeing and relax in your room or at a nice cafe.

La Rochelle travel tips for first-timers

  • Book a food tour, nothing expresses the essence of La Rochelle like its food!
  • Take a weekend getaway, explore the nearby cities of La Rochelle.
  • List down the free days of the museums and try to visit them on those days to save on ticket fee.

Getting around La Rochelle in 5 days

You are going to be in the city for a considerable amount of time and hence it is recommended to get hang of the local transit system that will make getting around cheaper. Alternatively, you can hire a car or a bike and explore La Rochelle on your own, at your own pace.

Best places to eat, drink, and shop in La Rochelle

Eat, drink, shop repeat! You can enjoy an excellent retail therapy when in La Rochelle. On your 5-day trip, make sure you try out the best local delicacies as well as shop for some souvenirs to take back home.

Where to stay in La Rochelle for 5D4N vacation?

For a 5 day 4 nights vacation in La Rochelle, you can choose a vacation rental or a hotel that is conveniently located. You can score a good deal on BnB, since the stay is for a longer duration.

Recent La Rochelle itinerary 5 days From Travellers

Here are recent La Rochelle itineraries for 5 days created by our users. You can follow these itineraies or refer to these La Rochelle itineraries and make your own 5 days trip plan for La Rochelle. Plan a trip to La Rochelle.

Be Smart! Try quickest way to plan your trip online now!

New to Trip planning? Learn how to make an itinerary on TripHobo!

Try La Rochelle Trip Planner