23 days in Austria, Switzerland & France Itinerary

23 days in Austria, Switzerland & France Itinerary

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1
Vienna, Austria
— 4 nights
2
Innsbruck, Austria
— 3 nights
3
Zurich, Switzerland
— 2 nights
4
Geneva, Switzerland
— 3 nights
5
Nice, France
— 4 nights
6
Paris, France
— 5 nights

4
nights
Vienna, Austria

Vienna ©
The cultural, economic, and political center of the country, Vienna has developed from its early Celtic and Roman roots into a medieval and Baroque city, with an old town that was designated a World Heritage Site in 2001.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Aisawan Boutique Spa. For shopping fun, head to Vienna Naschmarkt or Mariahilfer Strasse. The adventure continues: pause for some serene contemplation at St. Stephen's Cathedral, browse the range of quality goods at Meinl am Graben, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Karlskirche, and stop by Xocolat.

To see more things to do, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Vienna online tour itinerary builder.

Hyderabad, India to Vienna is an approximately 15-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Hyderabad to Vienna is minus 4.5 hours. Prepare for cooler weather when traveling from Hyderabad in May: high temperatures in Vienna hover around °C and lows are around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sat) so you can travel to Innsbruck.

Things to do in Vienna

Historic Sites Shopping Neighborhoods
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Schonbrunn  Palace ©
Schonbrunn Palace
Vienna Naschmarkt ©
Vienna Naschmarkt
Historic Center of Vienna
Historic Center of Vienna

3
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Innsbruck, Austria

Innsbruck ©
Nestled in a valley between snowcapped peaks, Innsbruck evokes visions of a winter wonderland.
StuBay Freizeitcenter has been added to your itinerary. Shop till you drop at Markthalle and DEZ Einkaufszentrum. There's still lots to do: take an in-depth tour of The Golden Roof (Goldenes Dachl), get to know the fascinating history of Maria-Theresien-Strasse, browse the different shops at RathausGalerien, and contemplate the long history of Altstadt von Innsbruck.

To see reviews, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Innsbruck trip builder site.

You can fly from Vienna to Innsbruck in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In May, daytime highs in Innsbruck are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Tue) early enough to drive to Zurich.

Things to do in Innsbruck

Shopping Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

StuBay Freizeitcenter
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Markthalle ©
Markthalle
StuBay Freizeitcenter ©
StuBay Freizeitcenter
Speckeria ©
Speckeria

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Zurich, Switzerland

Zurich ©
The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
On the 10th (Wed), browse the different shops at Hauptbahnhof, shop like a local with Bahnhofstrasse, thenlook for gifts at Teuscher Chocolates of Switzerland, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Old Town. On the 11th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: tour the pleasant surroundings at Strandbad Tiefenbrunnen and then explore the activities along Lake Zurich.

For ratings and tourist information, refer to the Zurich trip planning tool.

Traveling by car from Innsbruck to Zurich takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In May, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Geneva.

Things to do in Zurich

Parks Neighborhoods Beaches
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Strandbad Tiefenbrunnen ©
Strandbad Tiefenbrunnen
Old Town ©
Old Town
Bahnhofstrasse ©
Bahnhofstrasse

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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.
Do your shopping at La Chocolaterie de Geneve and Manor Geneve. Get out of town with these interesting Geneva side-trips: Cathedrale de Lausanne (in Lausanne), Montreux Lakeside (in Montreux) and Chateau de Chillon (in Veytaux). There's lots more to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedrale de St-Pierre, don't miss a visit to The Flower Clock, ponder the world of politics at Palais des Nations, Genève, and kick back and relax at Bains des Paquis.

For more things to do, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Geneva tour itinerary builder.

Getting from Zurich to Geneva by flight takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. In May, daily temperatures in Geneva can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Sun) early enough to travel to Nice.

Things to do in Geneva

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trips

Cathedrale de Lausanne, Montreux Lakeside, Chateau de Chillon
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Cathedrale de St-Pierre ©
Cathedrale de St-Pierre
La Chocolaterie de Geneve ©
La Chocolaterie de Geneve
Manor Geneve ©
Manor Geneve

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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.
Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Plage de Gigaro and Plage de Vergeron. Head to La Croisette and Rue d'Antibesfor plenty of shopping. Get out of town with these interesting Nice side-trips: La Ponche Beach (in Saint-Tropez) and Lavallie Bijoux et Joaillerie (in Cannes). Next up on the itinerary: take a stroll through Vieille Ville, shop like a local with Avenue Jean Medecin, don't miss a visit to Place Massena, and hunt for treasures at Marche aux Fleurs Cours Saleya.

To find more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Nice trip planner.

Fly from Geneva to Nice in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from Geneva in May, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Nice, with lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Paris.

Things to do in Nice

Neighborhoods Shopping Historic Sites

Side Trips

Cannes, La Croix-Valmer, La Ponche Beach
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Plage de Gigaro ©
Plage de Gigaro
La Croisette ©
La Croisette
Rue d'Antibes ©
Rue d'Antibes

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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.
You've added Villa Thalgo, Midnight In Paris On Wheels, Hard Rock Cafe Paris, and other attractions to your itinerary. Shop till you drop at Champs-Elysees and Saint Germain des Pres Quarter. There's much more to do: explore the world behind art at Louvre Museum, take a stroll through Île de la Cité, walk around Luxembourg Gardens, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Paris itinerary planner.

You can fly from Nice to Paris in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Traveling from Nice in May, expect Paris to be slightly colder, temps between °C and °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Paris

Neighborhoods Historic Sites Shopping
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Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Le Marais ©
Le Marais
Montmartre ©
Montmartre

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