16 days in Geneva & Annecy Itinerary

16 days in Geneva & Annecy Itinerary

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Geneva, Switzerland
— 8 nights
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Annecy, France
— 7 nights

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Geneva, Switzerland

Geneva ©

Capital of Peace

Geneva brings the world to one small city with a huge expat population and the highest number of international organizations in any one city.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Geneva: Lausanne (Church of St. Francis, The Olympic Museum Lausanne (Musee Olympique), &more), Chaplin's World (in Corsier-sur-Vevey) and Bern (Aare River, Clock Tower - Zytglogge, &more). There's still lots to do: contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Geneva, don't miss a visit to Palais des Nations, Genève, take some stellar pictures from Cathedrale de St-Pierre, and ponder the design of The Geneva Water Fountain.

To find photos, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Geneva tour planner.

Riyadh, Saudi Arabia to Geneva is an approximately 9-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of car and ferry. The time zone difference moving from Arabian Standard Time to Central European Standard Time is minus 2 hours. Plan for much colder temperatures traveling from Riyadh in October, with highs in Geneva at 19°C and lows at 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Fri) early enough to drive to Annecy.

Things to do in Geneva

Museums · Parks · Nature · Historic Sites

Side Trips

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Lake Geneva ©
Lake Geneva
The Geneva Water Fountain ©
The Geneva Water Fountain
Aare River
Aare River

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Annecy, France

Annecy ©

Venice of the Alps

The canals is in Annecy helped earn the medieval town the nickname the Venice of the Alps.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Annecy: Reve d'Eau (in Bellentre), Palais Ideal du Facteur Cheval (in Hauterives) and Grenoble (Musee de Grenoble & Musee de la Resistance et de la Deportation de l'Isere). The adventure continues: contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Annecy, take a memorable tour with Tours, make a trip to La Vieille Ville, and take in the views from Pont des Amours.

For photos, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Annecy day trip planning site.

Traveling by car from Geneva to Annecy takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 20°C in October, and nighttime lows around 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 16th (Fri) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Annecy

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Museums

Side Trips

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Lake Annecy ©
Lake Annecy
La Vieille Ville ©
La Vieille Ville
La Tournette ©
La Tournette

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