9 days in Switzerland & France Itinerary

9 days in Switzerland & France Itinerary

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Geneva, Switzerland
— 2 nights
2
Annecy, France
— 2 nights
3
Chamonix, France
— 2 nights
4
Lausanne, Switzerland
— 1 night

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Geneva, Switzerland

Geneva ©
Geneva brings the world to one small city with a huge expat population and the highest number of international organizations in any one city.
Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Geneva.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Geneva travel tool.

Mumbai, India to Geneva is an approximately 13.5-hour flight. You can also drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 4.5 hours traveling from Mumbai to Geneva. When traveling from Mumbai in August, plan for slightly colder days in Geneva, with highs around 30°C, while nights are colder with lows around 16°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Fri) so you can go by car to Annecy.

Things to do in Geneva

Nature · Parks · Historic Sites
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Lake Geneva ©
Lake Geneva
The Geneva Water Fountain ©
The Geneva Water Fountain
Cathedrale de St-Pierre ©
Cathedrale de St-Pierre

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Annecy, France

Annecy ©
The canals is in Annecy helped earn the medieval town the nickname the Venice of the Alps.
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Sat): snap pictures at Pont des Amours, contemplate the long history of Basilique de la Visitation, then don't miss a visit to La Vieille Ville, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Annecy. On the next day, tour the pleasant surroundings at Plages de Saint Jorioz and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at La Tournette.

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Getting from Geneva to Annecy by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. In August, daytime highs in Annecy are 29°C, while nighttime lows are 16°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Chamonix.

Things to do in Annecy

Parks · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trip

Plages de Saint Jorioz
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Lake Annecy ©
Lake Annecy
La Vieille Ville ©
La Vieille Ville
La Tournette ©
La Tournette

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Chamonix, France

Chamonix ©
"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.
On the 20th (Mon), fly like a bird with a parasailing or paragliding tour, look for gifts at Le Refuge Payot, then take in the awesome beauty at Glacier des Bossons, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Lac Blanc. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 21st (Tue): take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Vallee Blanche and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Aiguille du Midi.

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You can drive from Annecy to Chamonix in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Lausanne.

Things to do in Chamonix

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

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Lausanne, Switzerland

Lausanne ©
Lausanne contains several distinct neighborhoods, each offering a different side of the French-speaking Swiss town.
On the 22nd (Wed), take in the waterfront activity at Le Port d'Ouchy, see the interesting displays at The Olympic Museum Lausanne (Musee Olympique), and then take in the pleasant sights at Montreux Lakeside.

For photos, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Lausanne holiday planning app.

You can drive from Chamonix to Lausanne in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Lausanne

Parks · Museums

Side Trip

Montreux Lakeside
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Le Port d'Ouchy ©
Le Port d'Ouchy
The Olympic Museum Lausanne (Musee Olympique) ©

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