19 days in Switzerland, Paris & Italy Itinerary

19 days in Switzerland, Paris & Italy Itinerary

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Zurich, Switzerland
— 2 nights
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Lucerne, Switzerland
— 2 nights
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Geneva, Switzerland
— 1 night
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Paris, France
— 2 nights
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Venice, Italy
— 3 nights
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Verona, Italy
— 1 night
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Florence, Italy
— 3 nights
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Rome, Italy
— 3 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.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Mon): wander the streets of Old Town, explore the activities along Lake Zurich, and then look for gifts at Confiserie Sprungli. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: stroll through Strandbad Tiefenbrunnen, make a trip to Bahnhofstrasse, and then see the interesting displays at Uhrenmuseum Beyer Zürich.

To see photos, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Zurich day trip planning tool.

New Delhi, India to Zurich is an approximately 10.5-hour flight. You'll gain 4.5 hours traveling from New Delhi to Zurich due to the time zone difference. Prepare for much colder weather when traveling from New Delhi in February: high temperatures in Zurich hover around 7°C and lows are around -1°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Wed) so you can go by car to Lucerne.

Things to do in Zurich

Parks · Neighborhoods · Outdoors · Beaches
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Lake Zurich ©
Lake Zurich
Old Town ©
Old Town
Bahnhofstrasse ©
Bahnhofstrasse

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Lucerne, Switzerland

Lucerne ©
In north-central Switzerland, Lucerne represents a small city boasting a well-preserved old town.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Wed): snap pictures at Chapel Bridge, pause for some photo ops at Lion Monument, take a stroll through Altstadt Luzern, then look and learn at Verkehrshaus der Schweiz, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Lucerne. On your second day here, stroll through Seebad Eich.

To find where to stay, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Lucerne tour app.

Getting from Zurich to Lucerne by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a train. February in Lucerne sees daily highs of 7°C and lows of -1°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Fri) so you can drive to Geneva.

Things to do in Lucerne

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Nature

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Lake Lucerne ©
Lake Lucerne
Seebad Eich ©
Seebad Eich
Altstadt Luzern ©
Altstadt Luzern

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Geneva, Switzerland

Geneva ©

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.
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Fri): enjoy the sand and surf at Bains des Paquis, then admire the local landmark of The Geneva Water Fountain, then get great views at Cathedrale de St-Pierre, and finally examine the collection at Patek Philippe Museum.

To see reviews, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Geneva online sightseeing planner.

Getting from Lucerne to Geneva by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a train; or fly. In February in Geneva, expect temperatures between 7°C during the day and 0°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sat) so you can take a train to Paris.

Things to do in Geneva

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks · Historic Sites
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Cathedrale de St-Pierre ©
Cathedrale de St-Pierre
Patek Philippe Museum ©
Patek Philippe Museum
The Geneva Water Fountain ©
The Geneva Water Fountain

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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.
Get a sense of the local culture at Le Marais and Île de la Cité. Get outdoors at Seine River and Ile Saint-Louis. Next up on the itinerary: shop like a local with Champs-Elysees, kick back and relax at Paris Plage, admire the landmark architecture of Saint Germain des Pres Quarter, and admire the masterpieces at Louvre Museum.

To find more things to do, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Paris road trip planning site.

Take a train from Geneva to Paris in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. February in Paris sees daily highs of 9°C and lows of 1°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Mon) early enough to travel to Venice.

Things to do in Paris

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Le Marais ©
Le Marais
Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Montmartre ©
Montmartre

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Venice, Italy

Venice ©

City of Romance

Virtually unchanged for the last six centuries, Venice is actually a group of islands made famous by a series of canals, bridges, monuments, piazzas, and narrow pedestrian lanes.
On the 28th (Tue), make a trip to Piazza San Marco, then admire the landmark architecture of Basilica di San Marco, and then explore the activities along Canal Grande. On the 1st (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the views from Ponte di Rialto, admire the striking features of Scala Contarini del Bovolo, take in panoramic vistas at St Mark's Campanile, snap pictures at Ponte dei Sospiri, then examine the collection at Doge's Palace, and finally take a stroll through Cannaregio.

To see maps, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Venice travel itinerary planner.

You can fly from Paris to Venice in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In February, daily temperatures in Venice can reach 11°C, while at night they dip to 3°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Thu) early enough to go by car to Verona.

Things to do in Venice

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Canal Grande ©
Canal Grande
Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace
Basilica di San Marco
Basilica di San Marco

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Verona, Italy

Verona ©

City of Romeo and Juliet

The famous setting for Shakespeare's star-crossed lovers, Romeo and Juliet, Verona is one of northern Italy's main tourist destinations, largely owing to its incredibly rich artistic heritage.
On the 2nd (Thu), contemplate the long history of Arena di Verona, see the interesting displays at Casa di Giulietta, wander the streets of Piazza delle Erbe, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Basilica di San Zeno Maggiore, then steep yourself in history at Museo di Castelvecchio, and finally don't miss a visit to Piazza Bra.

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Traveling by car from Venice to Verona takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a shuttle. Plan for warmer temperatures traveling from Venice in March, with highs in Verona at 34°C and lows at 34°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Fri) to allow time to take a train to Florence.

Things to do in Verona

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Nightlife · Museums
Highlights from your plan
Piazza delle Erbe ©
Piazza delle Erbe
Arena di Verona ©
Arena di Verona
Basilica di San Zeno Maggiore ©
Basilica di San Zeno Maggiore

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Florence, Italy

Florence ©

Birthplace of the Italian Renaissance

Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
For shopping fun, head to Mercato Centrale or I'Mago. Get a sense of the local culture at Gallerie Degli Uffizi and Piazzale Michelangelo. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Florence: Castello di Verrazzano (in Greve in Chianti) and La Fabbrica delle Candele (in Siena). The adventure continues: explore the world behind art at Florence Academy of Fine Arts, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, enjoy the sand and surf at Easy Living - Spiaggia sull'Arno, and look for gifts at Janniderma.

To find reviews, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Florence trip planner.

Getting from Verona to Florence by train takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Prepare for cooler weather when traveling from Verona in March: high temperatures in Florence hover around 17°C and lows are around 6°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Mon) so you can catch the train to Rome.

Things to do in Florence

Side Trips

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Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore
Gallerie Degli Uffizi ©
Gallerie Degli Uffizi
Florence Academy of Fine Arts ©
Florence Academy of Fine Arts

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Rome, Italy

Rome ©

Eternal City

Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Pantheon and St. Peter's Basilica. Head to Via Condotti and Via del Corsofor plenty of shopping. There's still lots to do: delve into the distant past at Colosseum, look for gifts at L'Artigianato, ponder the design of Trevi Fountain, and explore the world behind art at Galleria Borghese.

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Traveling by train from Florence to Rome takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In March, daytime highs in Rome are 19°C, while nighttime lows are 8°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 9th (Thu) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Rome

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Pantheon ©
Pantheon
Vatican Museums
Vatican Museums
Colosseum ©
Colosseum

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