18 days in Switzerland, The Netherlands & France Itinerary

18 days in Switzerland, The Netherlands & France Itinerary

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Zurich, Switzerland
— 2 nights
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 3 nights
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Paris, France
— 3 nights
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Marseille, France
— 4 nights
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Nice, France
— 5 nights

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Zurich, Switzerland

Zurich ©

Big Small Town

The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Thu): explore the activities along Lake Zurich and then enjoy the sand and surf at Strandbad Tiefenbrunnen. On the 19th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: enjoy the sand and surf at Strandbad Mythenquai, cool off at Swimming Pools Unter Letten, then examine the collection at Uhrenmuseum Beyer Zürich, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Flussbad Oberer Letten.

To find maps, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Zurich tour builder website.

Riyadh, Saudi Arabia to Zurich is an approximately 11.5-hour flight. You can also drive. You'll gain 2 hours traveling from Riyadh to Zurich due to the time zone difference. Plan for colder temperatures traveling from Riyadh in June, with highs in Zurich at 27°C and lows at 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Fri) so you can travel to Amsterdam.

Things to do in Zurich

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors · Nature
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Water Body
Lake Zurich
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Amsterdam ©

Venice of the North

Known as one of the greatest small cities in the world, Amsterdam charms visitors with its cool and cozy atmosphere.
Family-friendly places like Van Gogh Museum and Rijksmuseum will thrill your kids. Next up on the itinerary: don't miss a visit to Anne Frank House, admire the landmark architecture of Royal Palace Amsterdam, explore the world behind art at Museum Het Rembrandthuis (Rembrandt House), and get curious at NEMO Science Museum.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Amsterdam holiday builder tool.

Fly from Zurich to Amsterdam in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. When traveling from Zurich in June, plan for little chillier days and about the same nights in Amsterdam: temperatures range from 23°C by day to 13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Mon) early enough to take a train to Paris.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums · Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Historic Sites
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Van Gogh Museum
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Zoo
ARTIS
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Science Museum
NEMO Science Museum
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Paris, France

Paris ©

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.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Louvre Museum and Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre. The adventure continues: admire all the interesting features of Eiffel Tower, stroll the grounds of The Paris Catacombs, explore the world behind art at Musee d'Orsay, and browse the exhibits of Centre National d'Art et de Culture George Pompidou.

To find traveler tips, photos, maps, and tourist information, go to the Paris online attractions planner.

You can take a train from Amsterdam to Paris in 4.5 hours. Other options are to fly; or drive. Traveling from Amsterdam in June, you will find days in Paris are a bit warmer (27°C), and nights are about the same (15°C). Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Thu) early enough to travel to Marseille.

Things to do in Paris

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Marseille, France

Marseille ©

Gateway to Provence

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 visit kid-friendly attractions like Plage des Oursinieres and Plage d'Aiguebelle. Change things up with these side-trips from Marseille: Six-Fours-les-Plages (Var Lamas & Plage de la Coudouliere), Hyeres (Plage noire du Langoustier & Parc Olbius-Riquier) and Scuba & Snorkeling (in Bandol). It doesn't end there: tour the pleasant surroundings at Plage de Jean Blanc and kick back and relax at Plage des Bonnettes.

To find ratings, maps, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Marseille travel app.

You can fly from Paris to Marseille in 3.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or drive. Traveling from Paris in June, things will get somewhat warmer in Marseille: highs are around 33°C and lows about 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Mon) so you can drive to Nice.

Things to do in Marseille

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Wildlife

Side Trips

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Nice, France

Nice ©

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.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Marineland and Vieille Ville. Change things up with these side-trips from Nice: Antibes (Le Nomade, Plage de la Baie des Milliardaires, &more), Waterworld lake of gaudrade (in Puget-sur-Argens) and Golf de Roquebrune Resort (in Roquebrune-sur-Argens). There's still lots to do: kick back and relax at Castel Plage, don't miss a visit to Les Murs Peints, stroll through Frejus Beach, and make a splash at Aquasplash.

To find where to stay, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, read our Nice trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Marseille to Nice takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. When traveling from Marseille in June, plan for slightly colder days and about the same nights in Nice: temperatures range from 28°C by day to 22°C at night. You'll set off for home on the 4th (Sat).

Things to do in Nice

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

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Aquarium
Marineland
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Beach
Castel Plage
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