Which city is cheaper, Beaune or Le Mans?
These are the overall average travel costs for the two destinations.
Which city is more affordable and which is best for your travel style? If you're trying to figure out where to go next, comparing the travel costs between Le Mans and Beaune can help you decide which place is right for you.
Le Mans is a city in France, on the Sarthe River. Le Mans is found about 80 kilometers north of Tours, and south of Alencon. To many of course, Le Mans is famous only for a 24 hour racing event once a year. If you are not interested in cars and car racing, it is best to avoid visiting Le Mans in the middle of June. However, Le Mans also has a fantastic old town and is well worth the visit. Known as the Cite Plantagenet, this is where in 1129 Geoffrey Plantagenet married Matilda, daughter of Henry I of England and gave birth to Henry II.
The walled-town of Beaune is located at the center of the Burgundy winemaking region in France. Once the capital of the region and still surrounded by the Cote d’Or vineyards, the cobbled town is just a starting point for food and wine connoisseurs looking to taste their way through the greater countryside of Burgundy.
These are the overall average travel costs for the two destinations.
The average daily cost (per person) in Le Mans is €66, while the average daily cost in Beaune is €133. These costs include accommodation (assuming double occupancy, so the traveler is sharing the room), food, transportation, and entertainment. While every person is different, these costs are an average of past travelers in each city. What follows is a categorical breakdown of travel costs for Le Mans and Beaune in more detail.
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Below are a few samples from actual travelers for food and meal costs in Beaune:
Here are a few typical costs in Beaune for activities, ticket prices, and tours that come from previous visitors:
Here are a few actual costs in Beaune for available activities, ticket prices, and tours:
Also in Beaune, these are the prices for nightlife and alcohol related activities from various tour providers:
When we compare the travel costs of actual travelers between Le Mans and Beaune, we can see that Beaune is more expensive. And not only is Le Mans much less expensive, but it is actually a significantly cheaper destination. So, traveling to Le Mans would let you spend less money overall. Or, you could decide to spend more money in Le Mans and be able to afford a more luxurious travel style by staying in nicer hotels, eating at more expensive restaurants, taking tours, and experiencing more activities. The same level of travel in Beaune would naturally cost you much more money, so you would probably want to keep your budget a little tighter in Beaune than you might in Le Mans.
Both places have a temperate climate with four distinct seasons. As both cities are in the northern hemisphere, summer is in July and winter is in January.
The summer brings many poeple to Le Mans as well as Beaune.
In the summer, Le Mans is cooler than Beaune. Typically, the summer temperatures in Le Mans in July are around 19°C (66°F), and Beaune is about 21°C (70°F).
The sun comes out a lot this time of the year in Beaune. People are often attracted to the plentiful sunshine in Le Mans this time of the year. In the summer, Le Mans often gets less sunshine than Beaune. Le Mans gets 231 hours of sunny skies this time of year, while Beaune receives 266 hours of full sun.
Le Mans usually gets less rain in July than Beaune. Le Mans gets 46 mm (1.8 in) of rain, while Beaune receives 51 mm (2 in) of rain this time of the year.
Both Beaune and Le Mans are popular destinations to visit in the autumn with plenty of activities.
In October, Le Mans is generally around the same temperature as Beaune. Temperatures in Le Mans average around 13°C (55°F), and Beaune stays around 13°C (55°F).
Le Mans usually receives around the same amount of sunshine as Beaune during autumn. Le Mans gets 117 hours of sunny skies, while Beaune receives 121 hours of full sun in the autumn.
In October, Le Mans usually receives more rain than Beaune. Le Mans gets 70 mm (2.8 in) of rain, while Beaune receives 58 mm (2.3 in) of rain each month for the autumn.
Both Beaune and Le Mans during the winter are popular places to visit.
It's quite cold in Beaune in the winter. The weather in Le Mans can be very cold. Le Mans is a little warmer than Beaune in the winter. The temperature in Le Mans is usually 5°C (40°F) in January, and Beaune stays around 3°C (38°F).
In the winter, Le Mans often gets around the same amount of sunshine as Beaune. Le Mans gets 54 hours of sunny skies this time of year, while Beaune receives 53 hours of full sun.
Le Mans usually gets more rain in January than Beaune. Le Mans gets 74 mm (2.9 in) of rain, while Beaune receives 59 mm (2.3 in) of rain this time of the year.
The spring attracts plenty of travelers to both Le Mans and Beaune.
In the spring, Le Mans is cooler than Beaune. Typically, the spring temperatures in Le Mans in April are around 10°C (50°F), and Beaune is about 11°C (53°F).
Le Mans usually receives around the same amount of sunshine as Beaune during spring. Le Mans gets 168 hours of sunny skies, while Beaune receives 178 hours of full sun in the spring.
In April, Le Mans usually receives around the same amount of rain as Beaune. Le Mans gets 50 mm (2 in) of rain, while Beaune receives 52 mm (2 in) of rain each month for the spring.
|Temp (°C)||Rain (mm)||Temp (°C)||Rain (mm)|
|Jan||5°C (40°F)||74 mm (2.9 in)||3°C (38°F)||59 mm (2.3 in)|
|Feb||5°C (42°F)||64 mm (2.5 in)||5°C (41°F)||53 mm (2.1 in)|
|Mar||8°C (46°F)||65 mm (2.6 in)||8°C (46°F)||53 mm (2.1 in)|
|Apr||10°C (50°F)||50 mm (2 in)||11°C (53°F)||52 mm (2 in)|
|May||14°C (56°F)||65 mm (2.6 in)||15°C (59°F)||86 mm (3.4 in)|
|Jun||17°C (62°F)||49 mm (1.9 in)||19°C (66°F)||62 mm (2.4 in)|
|Jul||19°C (66°F)||46 mm (1.8 in)||21°C (70°F)||51 mm (2 in)|
|Aug||19°C (65°F)||41 mm (1.6 in)||21°C (69°F)||65 mm (2.6 in)|
|Sep||16°C (61°F)||59 mm (2.3 in)||18°C (64°F)||67 mm (2.6 in)|
|Oct||13°C (55°F)||70 mm (2.8 in)||13°C (55°F)||58 mm (2.3 in)|
|Nov||8°C (46°F)||77 mm (3 in)||7°C (45°F)||64 mm (2.5 in)|
|Dec||5°C (42°F)||75 mm (3 in)||4°C (39°F)||62 mm (2.4 in)|
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