15 days in France, Bernese Oberland & Zurich Itinerary

15 days in France, Bernese Oberland & Zurich Itinerary

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Chamonix, France
— 2 nights
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Annecy, France
— 1 night
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Interlaken, Switzerland
— 2 nights
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Grindelwald, Switzerland
— 3 nights
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Zurich, Switzerland
— 2 nights
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Paris, France
— 4 nights

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Chamonix, France

Chamonix ©
"Situated near the massive peaks of the Aiguilles Rouges and, most notably, the Aiguille du Midi, Chamonix is one of the oldest ski resorts in France and known as the Alpine Capital of the World.
On the 10th (Mon), tour the pleasant surroundings at Glacier des Bossons, fly down the slopes at Aiguille du Midi, and then relax and float downstream with a rafting and tubing tour. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: fly down the slopes at Domaine des Planards, head outdoors with Les Gorges de la Diosaz, then contemplate the waterfront views at Lac Blanc, then identify plant and animal life at Aiguilles Rouges, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Sport 2000 Cham'Sport Aiguille du Midi.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, read Chamonix travel route tool.

Jeddah, Saudi Arabia to Chamonix is an approximately 10.5-hour combination of flight and shuttle. You can also drive; or do a combination of ferry and car. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 2 hours traveling from Jeddah to Chamonix. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Tue) so you can go by car to Annecy.

Things to do in Chamonix

Parks · Outdoors · Nature
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Aiguille du Midi ©
Aiguille du Midi
River Rafting & Tubing
Glacier des Bossons ©
Glacier des Bossons

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Annecy, France

Annecy ©
The canals is in Annecy helped earn the medieval town the nickname the Venice of the Alps.
On the 12th (Wed), glide through the air with a parasailing or paragliding tour, then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at La Tournette, and then explore the activities along Lake Annecy.

For reviews, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Annecy tour itinerary maker.

Drive from Chamonix to Annecy in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. August in Annecy sees daily highs of 29°C and lows of 16°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Wed) so you can go by car to Interlaken.

Things to do in Annecy

Nature · Parks · Tours

Side Trip

Parasailing & Paragliding
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Lake Annecy ©
Lake Annecy
La Tournette ©
La Tournette
Parasailing & Paragliding

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Interlaken, Switzerland

Nestled between Lake Thun and Lake Brienz in the heart of the Jungfrau region, Interlaken became popular for its proximity to the mountains and lakes of the Bernese Oberland region.
On the 13th (Thu), don't miss a visit to 007 Walk of Fame - Schilthorn, then hike along Blumental Panorama Trail, then admire the natural beauty at Schynige Platte, and finally get interesting insight from Tours. Keep things going the next day: take in the dramatic scenery at Trümmelbachfälle, view the masterpieces at Galerie Wydi, and then admire the sheer force of Giessbachfälle.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Interlaken trip planner.

You can drive from Annecy to Interlaken in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. August in Interlaken sees daily highs of 26°C and lows of 14°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Fri) so you can go by car to Grindelwald.

Things to do in Interlaken

Parks · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trips

Murren, Trümmelbachfälle, Schynige Platte, Giessbachfälle
Highlights from your plan
Parasailing & Paragliding
Trümmelbachfälle ©
Trümmelbachfälle
Giessbachfälle ©
Giessbachfälle

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Grindelwald, Switzerland

Grindelwald ©
As one of the country's oldest ski resorts, Grindewald serves as a prime example of a cozy Swiss ski town.
Get in touch with nature at Jungfraujoch and Grindelwald-First. Change things up with a short trip to Axalp in Brienz (about 34 minutes away). Next up on the itinerary: explore the striking landscape at Aletsch Glacier, stroll through Maennlichen Romantic Trail, take in the awesome beauty at The Eiger, and hike along Maennlichen Royal Walk.

To find where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Grindelwald tour itinerary maker website.

Grindelwald is just a stone's throw from Interlaken. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Zurich.

Things to do in Grindelwald

Parks · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trips

Grindelwald-Wengen-Murren-Lauterbrunnen, Axalp
Highlights from your plan
Aletsch Glacier ©
Aletsch Glacier
Jungfraujoch ©
Jungfraujoch
The Eiger ©
The Eiger

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Zurich, Switzerland

Zurich ©
The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Tue): kick back and relax at Strandbad Tiefenbrunnen and then take a stroll through Old Town. On the 19th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Zurich, then examine the collection at Uhrenmuseum Beyer Zürich, then don't miss a visit to Bahnhofstrasse, and finally stop by Teuscher Chocolates of Switzerland.

To see more things to do, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Zurich trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from Grindelwald to Zurich takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In August, daily temperatures in Zurich can reach 28°C, while at night they dip to 16°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Wed) early enough to travel to Paris.

Things to do in Zurich

Parks · Neighborhoods · Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Strandbad Tiefenbrunnen ©
Strandbad Tiefenbrunnen
Old Town ©
Old Town
Bahnhofstrasse ©
Bahnhofstrasse

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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.
Let the collections at Louvre Museum and Musee Rodin capture your imagination. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Eiffel Tower and Arc de Triomphe. Next up on the itinerary: pause for some serene contemplation at Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre, shop like a local with Champs-Elysees, contemplate the long history of The Paris Catacombs, and wander the streets of Montmartre.

To find reviews, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, read our Paris trip app.

Getting from Zurich to Paris by combination of train, bus, and flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: fly; or drive. August in Paris sees daily highs of 29°C and lows of 16°C at night. On the 23rd (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre ©
Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre

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