10 days in Italy, Bern & Gruyeres Itinerary

10 days in Italy, Bern & Gruyeres Itinerary

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Bern, Switzerland
— 1 night
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Morgex, Italy
— 2 nights
Drive
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Gruyeres, Switzerland
— 1 night
Drive
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Aosta, Italy
— 3 nights
Drive
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Issogne, Italy
— 2 nights
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Bern, Switzerland

— 1 night

City of Bears

The capital and political center of Switzerland, Bern sits on a peninsula formed by the U-shaped River Aare.
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If you are flying in from United States, the closest major aiports are Zürich Airport, Bern Belp Airport and EuroAirport Basel-Mulhouse-Freiburg Airport. In October in Bern, expect temperatures between 60°F during the day and 42°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 2nd (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Morgex.

Things to do in Bern

Historic Sites

Side Trip

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Morgex, Italy

— 2 nights
Morgex is a town and comune in the Aosta Valley region of north-western Italy. Your day by day itinerary now includes Chiesa di San Nicola, Castello Sarriod de La Tour and Battistero di San Giovanni e Pieve di San Lorenzo. On the 2nd (Tue), admire the sheer force of Cascade of Lenteney. Here are some ideas for day two: contemplate the waterfront views at Lago d'Arpy and then make a trip to Chiesa di San Nicola.

To see maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Morgex holiday planning site.

Traveling by car from Bern to Morgex takes 3 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 4th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Gruyeres.

Things to do in Morgex

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Gruyeres, Switzerland

— 1 night
The small medieval town of Gruyères sits at the base of two foothill peaks with a saddle suspended between them.
HR Giger Museum has been added to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 5th (Fri): learn about winemaking at Corniche Lavaux Vineyards, explore the historical opulence of Gruyeres Castle, and then see the interesting displays at HR Giger Museum.

To see maps, ratings, and other tourist information, read Gruyeres trip planner.

You can drive from Morgex to Gruyeres in 2.5 hours. In October, daily temperatures in Gruyeres can reach 59°F, while at night they dip to 44°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Aosta.

Things to do in Gruyeres

Historic Sites · Museums · Wildlife · Wineries

Side Trip

Aosta, Italy

— 3 nights

Rome of the Alps

In the Aosta Valley bordering Switzerland and France, the medieval city of Aosta is famous for its prime skiing conditions and rich cultural history.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Sat): take a stroll through Piazza Emile Chanoux, get outside with Cavallo e Natura, explore the historical opulence of Castello di Fenis, examine the collection at MAV - Museo dell'Artigianato Valdostano di Tradizione, then explore the historical opulence of Castello Reale di Sarre, and finally examine the collection at Maison des Anciens Remedes. On the 7th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: fly down the slopes at Col de Joux.

For more things to do, maps, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Aosta planner.

You can drive from Gruyeres to Aosta in 2.5 hours. On the 8th (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Issogne.

Things to do in Aosta

Outdoors · Wildlife · Winter Sports · Parks

Side Trips

Issogne, Italy

— 2 nights
Issogne is a town and comune in the Aosta Valley region of north-western Italy. You've now added Castello di Issogne to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 8th (Mon): examine the collection at Museo Etnografico Walser and then step into the grandiose world of Castello di Issogne. On your second day here, explore the historical opulence of Borgo di Vogogna, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Chiesa di Santa Maria delle Grazie, and then get to know the resident critters at Il Rifugio degli Asinelli.

To find ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, read Issogne trip builder site.

Drive from Aosta to Issogne in an hour. In October, daytime highs in Issogne are 64°F, while nighttime lows are 49°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Issogne

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Trails

Side Trips

Italy travel guide

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Landmarks · Ruins · Sacred & Religious Sites
Italy is a land of high fashion, fine art, exquisite architecture, luxury sports cars, outstanding cuisine--and an insatiable taste for "la dolce vita." It's also home to the greatest number of World Heritage Sites in the world, making it an ideal place for your next holiday. The country boasts a varied landscape of mountain ranges, alpine lakes, and coastal towns, so it's no wonder travelers often refer to it as the bel paese (beautiful country). With so many places to visit, visitors often have a difficult time planning their itinerary. The smaller villages each feature a distinct character and a blend of architecture, art, and cuisine. In the country, you'll find countless archeological sites dating back to Roman times and beyond. The country's cities and seaside resorts are cosmopolitan powerhouses with museums, galleries, restaurants, shops, open-air markets, and pedestrian-friendly historic areas.