7 days in Annecy, Chamonix & Lucerne Itinerary

7 days in Annecy, Chamonix & Lucerne Itinerary

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Annecy, France
— 3 nights
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Chamonix, France
— 1 night
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Lucerne, Switzerland
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Annecy, France

Annecy ©
The canals is in Annecy helped earn the medieval town the nickname the Venice of the Alps.
Escape the urban bustle at Lake Annecy and Plages de Saint Jorioz. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Annecy: AIRMAX parapente (in Montmin) and Le Col de la Forclaz (in Talloires). There's much more to do: take in the awesome beauty at La Tournette, test your team's savvy at L'Atelier des Enigmes - Escape Game Annecy, admire the natural beauty at Jardins de l'Europe, and head off the coast to Ile des Cygnes.

To find reviews, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Annecy tour planner.

Amsterdam, The Netherlands to Annecy is an approximately 6-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also take a train; or drive. In August, daily temperatures in Annecy can reach 29°C, while at night they dip to 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Tue) early enough to drive to Chamonix.

Things to do in Annecy

Parks · Outdoors · Nature

Side Trips

AIRMAX parapente, Le Col de la Forclaz, Plages de Saint Jorioz, Plage de la Brune
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Lake Annecy ©
Lake Annecy
AIRMAX parapente ©
AIRMAX parapente
L'Atelier des Enigmes - Escape Game Annecy ©

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Chamonix, France

"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.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Wed): hit the slopes at Sport 2000 Cham'Sport Aiguille du Midi, fly like a bird with a parasailing or paragliding tour, then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Aiguille du Midi, and finally take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Glacier des Bossons.

To see traveler tips, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Chamonix attractions app.

Drive from Annecy to Chamonix in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Wed) so you can go by car to Lucerne.

Things to do in Chamonix

Outdoors · Parks · Nature
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Parasailing & Paragliding
Aiguille du Midi ©
Aiguille du Midi
Glacier des Bossons ©
Glacier des Bossons

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Lucerne, Switzerland

Lucerne ©
In north-central Switzerland, Lucerne represents a small city boasting a well-preserved old town.
On the 6th (Thu), fly like a bird with Paragliding Luzern, then take a stroll through Altstadt Luzern, and then snap pictures at Chapel Bridge. On your second day here, explore the activities along Lake Lucerne, then take in the awesome beauty at Rigi, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Seebad Eich.

To see traveler tips, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Lucerne tour itinerary maker website.

Traveling by car from Chamonix to Lucerne takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of shuttle and flight; or take a train. August in Lucerne sees daily highs of 28°C and lows of 16°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Lucerne

Parks · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trip

Seebad Eich
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Paragliding Luzern ©
Paragliding Luzern
Lake Lucerne ©
Lake Lucerne
Rigi ©
Rigi

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