10 days in Paris, Switzerland & Venice Itinerary

10 days in Paris, Switzerland & Venice Itinerary

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Paris, France
— 1 night
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Lucerne, Switzerland
— 1 night
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Grindelwald, Switzerland
— 2 nights
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Venice, Italy
— 2 nights

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Paris, France

Paris ©
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.
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Mon): wander the streets of Montmartre, pause for some serene contemplation at Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre, and then browse the exhibits of Louvre Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: wander the streets of Île de la Cité, contemplate the long history of Eiffel Tower, then appreciate the history behind Arc de Triomphe, and finally explore the world behind art at Musee d'Orsay.

To find photos, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Paris travel route planner.

Bengaluru, India to Paris is an approximately 15-hour flight. You can also drive. The time zone difference moving from India Standard Time to Central European Standard Time is minus 4.5 hours. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Bengaluru in September, with highs in Paris at 24°C and lows at 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Tue) early enough to travel to Lucerne.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods
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Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Montmartre ©
Montmartre
Île de la Cité ©
Île de la Cité

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Lucerne, Switzerland

Lucerne ©
In north-central Switzerland, Lucerne represents a small city boasting a well-preserved old town.
On the 2nd (Wed), cool off at Ufschotti Park and then contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Lucerne.

To see where to stay, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Lucerne day trip planning site.

You can do a combination of flight, bus, and train from Paris to Lucerne in 5.5 hours. Other options are to fly; or drive. In October in Lucerne, expect temperatures between 17°C during the day and 8°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Wed) to allow time to drive to Grindelwald.

Things to do in Lucerne

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches
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Lake Lucerne ©
Lake Lucerne

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Grindelwald, Switzerland

Grindelwald ©
As one of the country's oldest ski resorts, Grindewald serves as a prime example of a cozy Swiss ski town.
On the 3rd (Thu), explore the striking landscape at Aletsch Glacier and then head outdoors with Backdoor Snowboard | Ski | Bike | Running Shop. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 4th (Fri): trek along Maennlichen Romantic Trail and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Jungfraujoch.

To see ratings, maps, photos, and tourist information, read our Grindelwald tour itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Lucerne to Grindelwald takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Fri) so you can drive to Venice.

Things to do in Grindelwald

Nature · Tours · Parks

Side Trip

Grindelwald-Wengen-Murren-Lauterbrunnen
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Aletsch Glacier ©
Aletsch Glacier
Jungfraujoch ©
Jungfraujoch
Maennlichen Romantic Trail ©
Maennlichen Romantic Trail

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Venice, Italy

Venice ©
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.
Get in touch with nature at Canal Grande and Bagni Alberoni. Next up on the itinerary: make a trip to Piazza San Marco, explore the world behind art at Peggy Guggenheim Collection, examine the collection at Museo Ebraico di Venezia, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Santa Maria dei Miracoli.

To find out how to plan a trip to Venice, use our trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from Grindelwald to Venice takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and flight. October in Venice sees daily highs of 22°C and lows of 12°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Mon) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks
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Canal Grande ©
Canal Grande
Basilica di San Marco
Basilica di San Marco
Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace

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