13 days in Paris, Geneva & Chamonix Itinerary

13 days in Paris, Geneva & Chamonix Itinerary

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1
Paris, France
— 2 nights
2
Geneva, Switzerland
— Few hours
3
Chamonix, France
— 7 nights
4
Geneva, Switzerland
— 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.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Sat): take a stroll through Île de la Cité, thencontemplate the long history of Eiffel Tower, thenadmire the landmark architecture of Arc de Triomphe, and finally explore the world behind art at Louvre Museum. On your second day here, stroll around Luxembourg Gardens, thenexplore the world behind art at Musee d'Orsay, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre.

For ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, read Paris trip itinerary builder tool.

Toronto, Canada to Paris is an approximately 11-hour flight. You'll lose 6 hours traveling from Toronto to Paris due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Toronto in August, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Paris, with lows of °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Mon) early enough to catch the train to Geneva.

Things to do in Paris

Museums Historic Sites Parks
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Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Arc de Triomphe ©
Arc de Triomphe
Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum

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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 see ratings, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Geneva trip planner.

Traveling by train from Paris to Geneva takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. In August, daytime highs in Geneva are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. You'll set off for Chamonix on the 24th (Mon).

Things to do in Geneva

Nightlife Museums Parks
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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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Chamonix: Annecy (Lake Annecy & La Vieille Ville), Les Gorges du Fier (in Lovagny) and Room Escape Games (in Annemasse). There's still lots to do: take in the awesome beauty at Aiguille du Midi, get outside with Lac Bleu, relax and float downstream with a rafting and tubing tour, and explore the activities along Lac du Bourget.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, use the Chamonix itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Geneva to Chamonix takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Mon) to allow time to drive 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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Parasailing & Paragliding
Lake Annecy ©
Lake Annecy
Aiguille du Midi ©
Aiguille du Midi

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Geneva, Switzerland

Geneva ©
On the 31st (Mon), take some stellar pictures from 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 problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, thenget a sense of history and politics at Palais des Nations, Genève, and then step into the grandiose world of Chateau de Chillon.

For photos, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Geneva travel itinerary planner.

You can drive from Chamonix to Geneva in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. You will have some time to spend on the 2nd (Wed) before leaving for 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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