8 days in Swiss Alps & France Itinerary

8 days in Swiss Alps & France Itinerary

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Fly to Milan Malpensa, Bus to Lugano
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Lugano, Switzerland
— 1 night
Drive
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Nice, France
— 1 night
Fly
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Paris, France
— 5 nights
Fly

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Lugano, Switzerland

Monte Carlo of Switzerland

Located in the popular holiday region of Ticino, Lugano is the largest Italian-speaking town in Switzerland.
On the 16th (Fri), take in the awesome beauty at Monte San Salvatore, explore the different monuments and memorials at Cimitero Monumentale, and then don't miss a visit to Scala Monumentale. On the next day, make a trip to Chiesa di Santa Maria del Sasso, explore the ancient world of Monte San Giorgio, then take in nature's colorful creations at Parco San Grato, and finally stroll around Parco Ciani.

To find where to stay, maps, and tourist information, go to the Lugano online travel planner.

New Delhi, India to Lugano is an approximately 11.5-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also do a combination of flight and train. You'll gain 4.5 hours traveling from New Delhi to Lugano due to the time zone difference. Traveling from New Delhi in April, expect Lugano to be colder, temps between 20°C and 9°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Nice.

Things to do in Lugano

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip
Monte San Giorgio ©
World heritage site
Monte San Giorgio
4.5
Parco Ciani ©
Park
Parco Ciani
4.7

1
night
Nice, France

Nissa la Bella (Nice the Beautiful)

Well-known for the beautiful views of its famous Promenade des Anglais waterfront, Nice is an ethnically-diverse coastal port city on the French Riviera and the fifth most populated city in France.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Sun): make a trip to Promenade des Anglais, then wander the streets of Vieille Ville, then get great views at Colline du Chateau overlook, and finally stop by Zoe la Belette.

To find traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, read Nice trip maker.

Traveling by car from Lugano to Nice takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. Traveling from Lugano in April, expect somewhat warmer with lows of 13°C in Nice. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sun) so you can travel to Paris.

Things to do in Nice

Neighborhoods · Historic Sites · Shopping
Highlights from your trip
Vieille Ville ©
Neighborhood
Vieille Ville
4.7

5
nights
Paris, France

City of Light

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 out of town with these interesting Paris side-trips: Versailles (The Trianons & The Hamlet, The Hall of Mirrors, &more). There's much more to do: explore the world behind art at Louvre Museum, pause for some serene contemplation at Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre, wander the streets of Le Marais, and get a taste of the local shopping with Champs-Elysees.

For traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Paris online road trip planner.

Getting from Nice to Paris by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: take a train; or drive. Traveling from Nice in April, plan for a bit cooler nights in Paris, with lows around 6°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Paris

Side Trip

Highlights from your trip
Louvre Museum ©
Must see
Louvre Museum
4.6
Palace of Versailles ©
World heritage site
Palace of Versailles
4.0
Eiffel Tower ©
Must see
Eiffel Tower
4.5

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