11 days in Switzerland, Turin & Lyon Itinerary

11 days in Switzerland, Turin & Lyon Itinerary

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Zurich, Switzerland
— 1 night
2
Geneva, Switzerland
— 1 night
3
Turin, Italy
— 3 nights
4
Lyon, France
— 4 nights

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Zurich, Switzerland

Zurich ©
The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
On the 30th (Mon), appreciate the history behind Lion Monument.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, read Zurich trip builder app.

Bengaluru, India to Zurich is an approximately 16-hour flight. You can also drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 4.5 hours traveling from Bengaluru to Zurich. In October, Zurich is cooler than Bengaluru - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Tue) so you can travel to Geneva.

Things to do in Zurich

Historic Sites Nature Parks

Side Trip

Lion Monument
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Old Town ©
Old Town
Lake Zurich ©
Lake Zurich
Lion Monument ©
Lion Monument

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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.
To find ratings, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, go to the Geneva tour itinerary maker site.

You can fly from Zurich to Geneva in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In October in Geneva, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. You'll set off for Turin on the 1st (Wed).

Things to do in Geneva

Nightlife Museums Parks
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Turin, Italy

Turin ©
A city of technology and industry, Turin is in northwestern Italy, a one-hour drive from the French border and slightly more than that from the Mediterranean Sea.
Take a break from Turin with a short trip to Forte di Bard in Bard, about 50 minutes away. The adventure continues: admire the masterpieces at Museo Egizio, make a trip to Piazza San Carlo, take some stellar pictures from Basilica of Superga, and examine the collection at Museo Nazionale del Cinema.

For maps, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Turin trip planner.

Getting from Geneva to Turin by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Geneva in November, plan for a bit warmer nights in Turin, with lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Lyon.

Things to do in Turin

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Forte di Bard, Basilica of Superga
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Museo Egizio ©
Museo Egizio
Museo Nazionale del Cinema ©
Museo Nazionale del Cinema
Juventus Stadium ©
Juventus Stadium

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Lyon, France

Lyon ©
Lyon is a historical city with a vibrant cultural scene as the birthplace of cinema, the silk capital of the globe, and the second biggest Renaissance city following Venice.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Lyon: Parc de Courzieu (in Courzieu), Chateau Historique de Pierreclos (in Pierreclos) and Cite medievale de Perouges (in Perouges). There's still lots to do: admire the striking features of Basilique Notre Dame de Fourviere, get to know the fascinating history of Vieux Lyon, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Monastere Royal de Brou, and walk around Parc de la Tete d'Or.

To find where to stay, photos, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Lyon driving holiday planning tool.

You can drive from Turin to Lyon in 3.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. In November, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. You will have some time to spend on the 8th (Wed) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Lyon

Historic Sites Parks Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Abbaye Saint-Philibert, Monastere Royal de Brou, Hameau Duboeuf, Parc de Courzieu, Chateau Historique de Pierreclos
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Basilique Notre Dame de Fourviere ©
Basilique Notre Dame de Fourviere
Cite medievale de Perouges ©
Cite medievale de Perouges
Monastere Royal de Brou
Monastere Royal de Brou

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