4 days in Western Europe Itinerary

4 days in Western Europe Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Europe trip itinerary planner

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Fly
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Geneva, Switzerland
— 1 night
Drive
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Yvoire, France
Drive
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Montreux, Switzerland
— 1 night
Drive
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Gruyeres, Switzerland
— 1 night
Drive to Bern Belp Airport, Fly to Washington

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Geneva, Switzerland

— 1 night

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.
On the 21st (Sat), ponder the design of The Geneva Water Fountain.

To see maps, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Geneva route builder tool.

Washington, USA to Geneva is an approximately 26-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time to Central European Standard Time is 6 hours. Traveling from Washington in August, expect little chillier with lows of 57°F in Geneva. You will have some time to spend on the 21st (Sat) before leaving for Yvoire.
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Yvoire, France

Kick off your visit on the 21st (Sat): take in nature's colorful creations at Jardin des Cinq Sens.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Yvoire day trip app.

You can drive from Geneva to Yvoire in an hour. In August, daytime highs in Yvoire are 78°F, while nighttime lows are 57°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sat) so you can travel to Montreux.

Things to do in Yvoire

Wildlife · Parks
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Montreux, Switzerland

— 1 night
Mostly known for its world-renowned jazz festival, Montreux serves as a picturesque lakeside resort town on the Swiss Riviera.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Sun): admire the striking features of Marche couvert de Montreux and then pause for some photo ops at Freddie Mercury Statue.

For more things to do, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, read Montreux trip maker.

Traveling by car from Yvoire to Montreux takes 1.5 hours. You'll have a few hours on the 22nd (Sun) to wrap things up before traveling to Gruyeres.
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Gruyeres, Switzerland

— 1 night
The small medieval town of Gruyères sits at the base of two foothill peaks with a saddle suspended between them.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Sun): see the interesting displays at HR Giger Museum, step into the grandiose world of Gruyeres Castle, and then examine the collection at Tibet Museum.

To see other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, use the Gruyeres trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Montreux to Gruyeres in an hour. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. In August, daytime highs in Gruyeres are 77°F, while nighttime lows are 56°F. On the 23rd (Mon), you'll travel back home.

Things to do in Gruyeres

Museums · Historic Sites