15 days in France, Norway & Switzerland Itinerary

15 days in France, Norway & Switzerland Itinerary

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1
Oslo, Norway
— 1 night
2
Lausanne, Switzerland
— 1 day
3
Bonifacio, France
— 3 nights
4
Nice, France
— 2 nights
5
Avignon, France
— 3 nights
6
Paris, France
— 3 nights

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night
Oslo, Norway

Oslo ©
Norway's capital city, Oslo boasts a thousand years of history and a diverse mix of architecture that blends old, new, and ultra-modern.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Sun): explore the world behind art at National Gallery of Norway Nasjonalgalleriet, see the interesting displays at Holmenkollen Ski Museum, thenexplore the world behind art at Vigeland Museum, and finally take an in-depth tour of Viking Ship Museum. Keep things going the next day: get engrossed in the history at Kon-Tiki Museum, thenget in on the family fun at Norsk Folkemuseum, and then step into the grandiose world of Akershus Castle and Fortress (Akershus Slott og Festning).

Plan trip to Oslo with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

Dallas, USA to Oslo is an approximately 18-hour flight. You'll lose 7 hours traveling from Dallas to Oslo due to the time zone difference. In May, Oslo is colder than Dallas - with highs of °F and lows of °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Mon) so you can travel to Lausanne.

Things to do in Oslo

Museums Historic Sites Theme Parks
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Holmenkollen Ski Museum ©
Holmenkollen Ski Museum
National Gallery of Norway Nasjonalgalleriet ©
Norsk Folkemuseum ©
Norsk Folkemuseum

1
day
Lausanne, Switzerland

Lausanne ©
Lausanne contains several distinct neighborhoods, each offering a different side of the French-speaking Swiss town.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Tue): take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedrale de Lausanne, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Eglise de Saint-Sulpice, thenexamine the collection at The Olympic Museum Lausanne (Musee Olympique), and finally examine the collection at Chaplin's World.

To see other places to visit, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Lausanne day trip planning app.

You can fly from Oslo to Lausanne in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Tue) early enough to travel to Bonifacio.

Things to do in Lausanne

Museums Childrens Museums Historic Sites

Side Trip

Chaplin's World
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The Olympic Museum Lausanne (Musee Olympique) ©
Chaplin's World ©
Chaplin's World
Cathedrale de Lausanne ©
Cathedrale de Lausanne

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nights
Bonifacio, France

Bonifacio ©
At the southernmost tip of the island of Corsica, Bonifacio is a city with chalk-white limestone outcrops sculpted into unusual shapes by the ocean.
Take a break from the city and head to Plage du Petit Sperone and Grottes de Bonifacio. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Bonifacio Citadel and Iles Lavezzi. Step out of Bonifacio to go to Pianottoli-Caldarello and see Plage de San Giovanni, which is approximately 38 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: hike along Sentier Littoral des Bruzzi, make a trip to Escalier du Roi d'Aragon (King Aragon Steps), and get interesting insight from Tours.

To see maps, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Bonifacio trip planner.

You can fly from Lausanne to Bonifacio in 6 hours. Other options are to do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of train, bus, ferry, and car. In May, daytime highs in Bonifacio are °F, while nighttime lows are °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Fri) so you can travel to Nice.

Things to do in Bonifacio

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Pianottoli-Caldarello
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Bonifacio Citadel ©
Bonifacio Citadel
Plage du Petit Sperone ©
Plage du Petit Sperone
Iles Lavezzi ©
Iles Lavezzi

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nights
Nice, France

Nice ©
Well-known for the beautiful views of its famous Promenade des Anglais waterfront, Nice is an ethnically-diverse coastal port city on the French Riviera and the fifth most populated city in France.
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Sat): get a taste of the local shopping with Choisy La Galerie, thenget to know the fascinating history of Saint-Paul de Vence, thenexamine the collection at Palais Lascaris, and finally wander the streets of Vieille Ville. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take a stroll through Avenue Jean Medecin, admire the masterpieces at Musee d'Art Moderne Et d'Art Contemporain, and then see the interesting displays at Villa & Jardins Ephrussi de Rothschild.

To see ratings, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Nice trip itinerary builder site.

Fly from Bonifacio to Nice in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. Traveling from Bonifacio in May, expect a bit warmer with lows of °F in Nice. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Avignon.

Things to do in Nice

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trips

St-Paul-de-Vence, Villa & Jardins Ephrussi de Rothschild
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Saint-Paul de Vence ©
Saint-Paul de Vence
Villa & Jardins Ephrussi de Rothschild ©
Villa & Jardins Ephrussi de Rothschild
Vieille Ville ©
Vieille Ville

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nights
Avignon, France

Avignon ©
An ancient town center surrounded by medieval ramparts, Avignon is a major city of Provence and a Mediterranean city in the Vaucluse department on the left bank of the Rhône River.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Amphitheatre (les Arenes) and Palais des Papes. Explore hidden gems such as Le Sentier des Ocres and Roman Theatre of Orange. Explore Avignon's surroundings by going to Caverne du Pont-d'Arc (in Vallon-Pont-d'Arc), Le Parc Ornithologique de Pont de Gau (in Saintes-Maries-de-la-Mer) and Grand Site de l'Aven d'Orgnac (in Orgnac-l'Aven). Next up on the itinerary: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Abbaye Notre-Dame de Senanque.

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Drive from Nice to Avignon in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. May in Avignon sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Wed) to allow enough time to take a train to Paris.

Things to do in Avignon

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trips

Gordes, Caverne du Pont-d'Arc, Amphitheatre (les Arenes), Le Parc Ornithologique de Pont de Gau, Grand Site de l'Aven d'Orgnac
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Grand Site de l'Aven d'Orgnac ©
Grand Site de l'Aven d'Orgnac
Roman Theatre of Orange ©
Roman Theatre of Orange
Le Parc Ornithologique de Pont de Gau ©
Le Parc Ornithologique de Pont de Gau

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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.
Appreciate the collections at Louvre Museum and Musee d'Orsay. Popular historic sites such as Eiffel Tower and Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris are in your itinerary. There's lots more to do: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre, visit Montmartre, admire the striking features of Arc de Triomphe, and get a taste of the local shopping with Champs-Elysees.

To see traveler tips and tourist information, refer to the Paris journey planner.

You can take a train from Avignon to Paris in 3.5 hours. Other options are to fly; or drive. While traveling from Avignon, expect slightly colder days and about the same nights in Paris, ranging from highs of °F to lows of °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Paris

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

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