13 days in Paris, Geneva & Chamonix Itinerary

13 days in Paris, Geneva & Chamonix Itinerary

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13 days in Paris, Geneva & Chamonix Itinerary

Start: Toronto, Canada
Fly:  10​h 30​min
1
Paris, France
— 2 nights
train:  3​h 15​min
2
Geneva, Switzerland
— Few hours
Drive:  1​h 15​min
3
Chamonix, France
— 7 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
4
Geneva, Switzerland
— 2 nights
Fly + ferry:  12​h
End: Toronto, Canada

2
nights
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.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Sat): tour the pleasant surroundings at Île de la Cité, steep yourself in history at Eiffel Tower, then admire the landmark architecture of Arc de Triomphe, and finally admire the masterpieces at Louvre Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: walk around Luxembourg Gardens, then explore the world behind art at Musee d'Orsay, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre.

To see traveler tips, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Paris trip tool .

Toronto, Canada to Paris is an approximately 10.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of ferry and flight; or do a combination of flight and train. You'll lose 6 hours traveling from Toronto to Paris due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Toronto in August, Paris is slightly colder at night with lows of 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Mon) early enough to take a train to Geneva.

Things to do in Paris

Museums Historic Sites Parks
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Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Musee d'Orsay ©
Musee d'Orsay

few
hours
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 see other places to visit, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Geneva online itinerary planner .

You can take a train from Paris to Geneva in 3.5 hours. Other options are to fly; or drive. In August, daily temperatures in Geneva can reach 30°C, while at night they dip to 16°C. On the 24th (Mon), you're off toChamonix.

Things to do in Geneva

Nightlife Museums Parks
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7
nights
Chamonix, France

"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.
Get out of town with these interesting Chamonix side-trips: Les Gorges du Fier (in Lovagny), Room Escape Games (in Annemasse) and Annecy (Lac d'Annecy & La Vieille Ville). And it doesn't end there: take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, contemplate the waterfront views at Lac Blanc, learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Parc de Merlet, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Aiguille du Midi.

Start your trip to Chamonix by creating a personalized itinerary on Inspirock.

Traveling by car from Geneva to Chamonix takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 31st (Mon) so you can go by car to Geneva.

Things to do in Chamonix

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Annecy, Lac du Bourget, Les Gorges du Fier, Room Escape Games
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Room Escape Games
Aiguille du Midi ©
Aiguille du Midi
River Rafting & Tubing

2
nights
Geneva, Switzerland

Geneva ©
On the 31st (Mon), get great views at Cathedrale de St-Pierre and then explore the activities along Lake Geneva. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, then ponder the world of politics at Palais des Nations, Genève, and then explore the historical opulence of Chateau de Chillon.

For more things to do, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Geneva trip builder site .

You can drive from Chamonix to Geneva in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. On the 2nd (Wed), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Geneva

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trip

Chateau de Chillon
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Lake Geneva ©
Lake Geneva
Chateau de Chillon ©
Chateau de Chillon
Cathedrale de St-Pierre ©
Cathedrale de St-Pierre

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