11 days in Paris, Clermont-Ferrand & Switzerland Itinerary

11 days in Paris, Clermont-Ferrand & Switzerland Itinerary

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Fly
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Paris, France
— 3 nights
Fly
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Clermont-Ferrand, France
— 1 night
Drive
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Grindelwald, Switzerland
— 2 nights
Drive
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Zurich, Switzerland
— 3 nights
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Paris, France

City of Light

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.
Paris is known for museums, historic sites, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the landmark architecture of Louvre Museum, appreciate the history behind Arc de Triomphe, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris, and see the interesting displays at Musee Rodin.

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New Delhi, India to Paris is an approximately 12-hour flight. The time zone changes from India Standard Time to Central European Standard Time, which is usually a -4.5 hour difference. Prepare for colder weather when traveling from New Delhi in June: high temperatures in Paris hover around 27°C and lows are around 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sat) so you can travel to Clermont-Ferrand.

Things to do in Paris

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Neighborhoods

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Clermont-Ferrand, France

France's Liverpool

Famous for its chain of extinct volcanoes surrounding Clermont-Ferrand includes the highest Puy-de-Dôme volcano only 13 km (8 mi) from its city center.
On the 5th (Sun), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cathedrale Notre-Dame-de-l'Assomption, don't miss a visit to Place de Jaude, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica of Notre-Dame du Port.

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You can fly from Paris to Clermont-Ferrand in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 28°C in June, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 5th (Sun) to allow time for travel to Grindelwald.

Things to do in Clermont-Ferrand

Historic Sites

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Grindelwald, Switzerland

Glacier Village

As one of the country's oldest ski resorts, Grindewald serves as a prime example of a cozy Swiss ski town.
On the 6th (Mon), tour the pleasant surroundings at Grindelwald-First, examine the collection at Ballenberg, Swiss Open-Air Museum, and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Faulhorn. Keep things going the next day: take in the dramatic scenery at Trümmelbachfälle and then look for gifts at Skiset Wengen.

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Traveling by car from Clermont-Ferrand to Grindelwald takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 7th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Zurich.

Things to do in Grindelwald

Parks · Outdoors · Winter Sports · Nature

Side Trips

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Zurich, Switzerland

Big Small Town

The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
Explore Zurich's surroundings by going to Lucerne (Lion Monument, Verkehrshaus der Schweiz, &more). There's still lots to do: contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Zurich, pause for some serene contemplation at Grossmunster, wander the streets of Bahnhofstrasse, and admire the masterpieces at Museum Rietberg.

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Drive from Grindelwald to Zurich in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In June, daily temperatures in Zurich can reach 27°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Zurich

Museums · Parks · Nature · Shopping

Side Trip

Switzerland travel guide

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Bodies of Water · Mountains · Landmarks
Immerse yourself in a snow-capped mountain wonderland in Switzerland's serene Alpine setting. See the world-renowned Matterhorn, Switzerland's second-highest mountain at 4,478 m (14,962 ft) tall, or zoom down the mountains on toboggan, ski, or snowboard. In the warmer seasons hike around the rolling green hillsides covered with pine trees and picturesque aqua blue lakes. Luxurious cities dotted with cozy wooden chalets and colorful flowerbeds balance quaintness with first-class cultural offerings. Indulge in the country's opulence of milk chocolate, cheese fondue, and keg-carrying St. Bernard dogs.