20 days in France, Switzerland & Rome Itinerary

20 days in France, Switzerland & Rome Itinerary

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20 days in France, Switzerland & Rome Itinerary

Start: Karachi, Pakistan
Fly:  9​h 30​min
1
Paris, France
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
2
Azay-le-Rideau, France
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h
3
Vannes, France
— 1 night
+6
Train + Bus + Fly + Foot + Bus + Tram + Train:  8​h 15​min
4
Cap-d'Agde, France
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
5
Marseille, France
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
6
Bollene, France
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 45​min
7
Grenoble, France
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
8
Thonon-les-Bains, France
— 2 nights
Drive:  5​h
9
Lucerne, Switzerland
— 2 nights
Fly:  5​h 30​min
10
Rome, Italy
— 2 nights
Fly + Drive:  9​h 30​min
11
Algajola, France
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  22​h 15​min
End: Karachi, Pakistan

2
nights
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.
Get in touch with nature at Île de la Cité and Centre Aquatique Neuilly-sur-Seine. Let the collections at Musee Jacquemart-Andre and Musee des Arts et Metiers capture your imagination. Take a break from Paris with a short trip to Disneyland Paris in Marne-la-Vallee, about 38 minutes away. There's still lots to do: head off the coast to Ile Saint-Louis, contemplate the long history of The Paris Catacombs, and explore the activities along Seine River.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Paris day trip tool.

Karachi, Pakistan to Paris is an approximately 19-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Karachi to Paris is minus 4 hours. Traveling from Karachi in August, expect nights in Paris to be cooler, around 16°C, while days are slightly colder, around 29°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Tue) early enough to drive to Azay-le-Rideau.

Things to do in Paris

Theme Parks Nature Parks

Side Trips

Disneyland Paris, Centre Aquatique Neuilly-sur-Seine
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Île de la Cité ©
Île de la Cité
Musee Jacquemart-Andre ©
Musee Jacquemart-Andre
Ile Saint-Louis
Ile Saint-Louis

1
night
Azay-le-Rideau, France

Azay-le-Rideau ©
As the center of the Touraine Appellation d'Origine Contrôlée (AOC) for the Loire Valley, Azay-le-Rideau produces dry, white wines and red wines rich in tannins.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Wed): see the interesting displays at Maurice Dufresne Museum and then explore the striking landscape at Les Grottes Petrifiantes.

To find more things to do, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Azay-le-Rideau vacation app.

You can drive from Paris to Azay-le-Rideau in 3 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 29°C in August, and nighttime lows around 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 19th (Wed) to allow time for the car ride to Vannes.

Things to do in Azay-le-Rideau

Nature Parks Museums

Side Trip

Les Grottes Petrifiantes
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Maurice Dufresne Museum ©
Maurice Dufresne Museum
Les Grottes Petrifiantes ©
Les Grottes Petrifiantes

1
night
Vannes, France

Vannes
Founded over 2,000 years ago, Vannes is a vacation harbor town with beaches, shopping, museums, and gardens, as well as interesting medieval city gates and timber-framed houses scattered throughout its Old Town.
On the 20th (Thu), kick back and relax at Conleau Beach.

To see ratings, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Vannes trip itinerary maker website.

Drive from Azay-le-Rideau to Vannes in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. When traveling from Azay-le-Rideau in August, plan for a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Vannes: temperatures range from 24°C by day to 14°C at night. On the 20th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Cap-d'Agde.

Things to do in Vannes

Parks Beaches Outdoors

2
nights
Cap-d'Agde, France

Cap-d'Agde ©
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Fri): enjoy the sand and surf at Plage Naturiste and then get in on the family fun at Aqualand Cap d'Agde. Here are some ideas for day two: see the interesting displays at Espace Georges Brassens, then glide peacefully along the water with Kayakmed, and then see the interesting displays at Musee Paul Valery.

For more things to do, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Cap-d'Agde road trip app.

You can do a combination of train and flight from Vannes to Cap-d'Agde in 8.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of flight and train. Traveling from Vannes in August, expect Cap-d'Agde to be a bit warmer, temps between 32°C and 21°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sat) so you can go by car to Marseille.

Things to do in Cap-d'Agde

Outdoors Theme Parks Parks

Side Trip

Sete
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Kayakmed ©
Kayakmed
Espace Georges  Brassens ©
Espace Georges Brassens
Musee Paul Valery ©
Musee Paul Valery

3
nights
Marseille, France

Marseille ©
The 2013 European "Capital of Culture," Marseille is the largest port city on the breezy Mediterranean coast and the second largest city in France.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Ile des Embiez and Musee des Beaux-Arts. Get outdoors at Chateau d'If and Ile de la Barthelasse. Venture out of the city with trips to Chateau de la Barben (in La Barben) and Paul Cezanne’s Studio (in Aix-en-Provence).

To see where to stay, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Marseille road trip planning app.

Getting from Cap-d'Agde to Marseille by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. In August in Marseille, expect temperatures between 35°C during the day and 22°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Bollene.

Things to do in Marseille

Historic Sites Nature Parks

Side Trips

Ile de la Barthelasse, Chateau de la Barben, Paul Cezanne’s Studio, Ile des Embiez
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Ile de la Barthelasse ©
Ile de la Barthelasse
Chateau d'If ©
Chateau d'If
Chateau de la Barben ©
Chateau de la Barben

1
night
Bollene, France

Bollene ©
Bollène is a commune in the Vaucluse department in the Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur region in southeastern France.Twin townsBollène is twinned with L'Alcúdia, Spain, since 1994. Start off your visit on the 26th (Wed): steep yourself in history at Barry Troglodyte Village.

Take the guesswork out of planning a Bollene vacation by using our trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from Marseille to Bollene takes 1.5 hours. In August, daytime highs in Bollene are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 20°C. On the 26th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Grenoble.

Things to do in Bollene

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Barry Troglodyte Village ©
Barry Troglodyte Village

1
night
Grenoble, France

Grenoble ©
At the foot of the French Alps where the river Drac joins the Isère (the lion and the serpent), Grenoble offers you tons of winter and summer activities to keep the entire family busy, like hiking, climbing, skiing, and snowboarding, as well as swimming in clean mountain lakes.
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Thu): Head underground at Les Cuves and then examine the collection at Maison de Pays - Musee Archeologique du Lac de Paladru.

For where to stay, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, read our Grenoble tour itinerary maker app.

Getting from Bollene to Grenoble by car takes about 2 hours. Traveling from Bollene in August, expect Grenoble to be little chillier, temps between 30°C and 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Thonon-les-Bains.

Things to do in Grenoble

Nature Parks Museums

Side Trips

Les Cuves, Maison de Pays - Musee Archeologique du Lac de Paladru
Highlights from your plan
Les Cuves ©
Les Cuves

2
nights
Thonon-les-Bains, France

Thonon-les-Bains ©
Thonon-les-Bains is a town in the Haute-Savoie department in the Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region in eastern France. Chateau de Nyon and Ecomusee de la Peche et du Lac will appeal to museum buffs. Step off the beaten path and head to Lac Leman and La Villa du Lac Spa.

Find out how to plan Thonon-les-Bains trip without stress by asking Inspirock to help create an itinerary.

Drive from Grenoble to Thonon-les-Bains in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 30°C in August, and nighttime lows around 16°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sat) so you can travel to Lucerne.

Things to do in Thonon-les-Bains

Museums Nature Parks

Side Trips

Chateau de Nyon, La Villa du Lac Spa, Lac Leman
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Lac Leman ©
Lac Leman
Chateau de Nyon ©
Chateau de Nyon
Ecomusee de la Peche et du Lac ©
Ecomusee de la Peche et du Lac

2
nights
Lucerne, Switzerland

Lucerne ©
In north-central Switzerland, Lucerne represents a small city boasting a well-preserved old town.
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Sun): contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Lucerne and then make a splash at Alpamare.

Plan trip to Lucerne with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

Getting from Thonon-les-Bains to Lucerne by car takes about 3 hours. August in Lucerne sees daily highs of 28°C and lows of 16°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 31st (Mon) to allow time for travel to Rome.

Things to do in Lucerne

Theme Parks Nature Parks

Side Trips

Reichenbach Falls, Alpamare
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Reichenbach Falls ©
Reichenbach Falls
Alpamare ©
Alpamare
Lake Lucerne ©
Lake Lucerne

2
nights
Rome, Italy

Rome ©
Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Start off your visit on the 1st (Tue): explore the ancient world of Circus Maximus, kick back and relax at Rivazzurra S.R.L., take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Clement Basilica, then snap pictures at Isola Tiberina, and finally get engrossed in the history at Le Domus Romane di Palazzo Valentini.

For ratings, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Rome trip itinerary builder app.

Traveling by flight from Lucerne to Rome takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Traveling from Lucerne in August, things will get a bit warmer in Rome: highs are around 38°C and lows about 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 2nd (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Algajola.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Parks Beaches

Side Trip

Rivazzurra S.R.L.
Highlights from your plan
Isola Tiberina ©
Isola Tiberina
Rivazzurra S.R.L. ©
Rivazzurra S.R.L.
Le Domus Romane di Palazzo Valentini ©

1
night
Algajola, France

Algajola ©
Algajola is a commune in the Haute-Corse department of France on the island of Corsica.The inhabitants of the commune are known as Algajolais or AlgajolaisesGeographyAlgajola is a commune on the Balagne coast between Calvi, 12 km to the west, and Ile Rousse, 10 km to the East. On the 3rd (Thu), stroll through Plage de Bodri, get engrossed in the history at Musee Prive Guy Savelli, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Arinella and Algaio Beach.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Algajola trip itinerary builder website.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Rome to Algajola. In September, daytime highs in Algajola are 30°C, while nighttime lows are 19°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Algajola

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Corbara, Arinella and Algaio Beach
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Arinella and Algaio Beach ©
Arinella and Algaio Beach
Plage de Bodri ©
Plage de Bodri

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