10 days in Switzerland & Paris Itinerary

10 days in Switzerland & Paris Itinerary

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Lucerne, Switzerland
— 2 nights
Bern, Switzerland
— 1 night
Train to Basel SBB, Bus to Mulhouse, Fly to Paris
Paris, France
— 6 nights


Lucerne, Switzerland — 2 nights

In north-central Switzerland, Lucerne represents a small city boasting a well-preserved old town.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Jungfraujoch. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Lucerne: Zurich (Bahnhofstrasse & Lake Zurich), First Cliff Walk by Tissot (in Grindelwald) and Luftseilbahn Wengen-Mannlichen (in Wengen). Next up on the itinerary: contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Lucerne, snap pictures at Chapel Bridge, tour or see a show at KKL Luzern - Lucerne Culture and Convention Centre, and pause for some photo ops at Lion Monument.

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New Delhi, India to Lucerne is an approximately 11-hour flight. You'll gain 4.5 hours traveling from New Delhi to Lucerne due to the time zone difference. Prepare for much colder weather when traveling from New Delhi in June: high temperatures in Lucerne hover around 27°C and lows are around 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Bern.
Nature · Parks · Tours · Wildlife
Side Trips
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Bern, Switzerland — 1 night

The capital and political center of Switzerland, Bern sits on a peninsula formed by the U-shaped River Aare.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Sat): take in panoramic vistas at Clock Tower - Zytglogge, contemplate the waterfront views at Aare River, then take in the spiritual surroundings of The Cathedral of Bern, and finally wander the streets of UNESCO-Altstadt von Bern.

For maps, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Bern online road trip planner.

You can drive from Lucerne to Bern in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. June in Bern sees daily highs of 28°C and lows of 13°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sat) so you can travel to Paris.
Nature · Parks · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods
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Paris, France — 6 nights

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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Paris: Fondation Claude Monet (in Giverny), Palace of Versailles (in Versailles) and Avion Normandie - L'Eure de l'Ulm (in Saint-Aquilin-de-Pacy). There's still lots to do: admire the landmark architecture of Louvre Museum, take in nature's colorful creations at Luxembourg Gardens, appreciate the history behind Arc de Triomphe, and pause for some serene contemplation at Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, go to the Paris trip itinerary tool.

Getting from Bern to Paris by combination of train, bus, and flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: take a train; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 27°C in June, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Fri) early enough to fly back home.
Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Outdoors
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Switzerland travel guide

Bodies of Water · Mountains · Specialty Museums
Immerse yourself in a snow-capped mountain wonderland in Switzerland's serene Alpine setting. See the world-renowned Matterhorn, Switzerland's second-highest mountain at 4,478 m (14,962 ft) tall, or zoom down the mountains on toboggan, ski, or snowboard. In the warmer seasons hike around the rolling green hillsides covered with pine trees and picturesque aqua blue lakes. Luxurious cities dotted with cozy wooden chalets and colorful flowerbeds balance quaintness with first-class cultural offerings. Indulge in the country's opulence of milk chocolate, cheese fondue, and keg-carrying St. Bernard dogs.