9 days in Paris, The Netherlands & Swiss Alps Itinerary

9 days in Paris, The Netherlands & Swiss Alps Itinerary

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1
Paris, France
— 2 nights
2
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 2 nights
3
Zermatt, Switzerland
— 1 night
4
Mendrisio, Switzerland
— 1 day

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.
On the 13th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: admire the striking features of Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris, thenadmire the masterpieces at Musee d'Orsay, and then admire the masterpieces at Louvre Museum.

To find reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Paris trip itinerary builder website.

Mumbai, India to Paris is an approximately 13-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Mumbai to Paris is minus 4.5 hours. Traveling from Mumbai in April, expect Paris to be much colder, temps between °C and °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Sun) to allow time to take a train to Amsterdam.

Things to do in Paris

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods
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Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Musee d'Orsay ©
Musee d'Orsay
Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris ©
Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Amsterdam ©
Known as one of the greatest small cities in the world, Amsterdam charms visitors with its cool and cozy atmosphere.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Mon): take an in-depth tour of Verzetsmuseum Amsterdam, thenadmire the masterpieces at Rijksmuseum, thentake a stroll through The Jordaan, and finally get engrossed in the history at Anne Frank House. Here are some ideas for day two: tour the water at your own pace with Flagship Amsterdam, explore the world behind art at Van Gogh Museum, and then get to know the resident critters at ARTIS.

To see ratings, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Amsterdam road trip planning tool.

Take a train from Paris to Amsterdam in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Expect a daytime high around °C in April, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Tue) early enough to travel to Zermatt.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums Zoos & Aquariums Parks
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Rijksmuseum ©
Rijksmuseum
Anne Frank House ©
Anne Frank House
Van Gogh Museum ©
Van Gogh Museum

1
night
Zermatt, Switzerland

Zermatt ©
Best known as home the Matterhorn mountain, Zermatt serves as a chic ski resort town of the Swiss Alps.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Wed): tour along fresh powder with Zermatt-Matterhorn Ski Paradise and then hit the slopes at Matterhorn Diamonds Ski School. Keep things going the next day: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Hohbalmen, head outdoors with Monta Rosa Hut, thenfly down the slopes at Trockener Steg, and finally have fun at Clay Shoot Zermatt.

To find reviews, photos, and more tourist information, read Zermatt journey planner.

You can fly from Amsterdam to Zermatt in 8.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Thu) to allow time to take a train to Mendrisio.

Things to do in Zermatt

Outdoors Winter Sports Tours
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Matterhorn Diamonds Ski School ©
Matterhorn Diamonds Ski School
Hohbalmen ©
Hohbalmen
Clay Shoot Zermatt ©
Clay Shoot Zermatt

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day
Mendrisio, Switzerland

Mendrisio ©
Mendrisio is a municipality in the district of Mendrisio in the canton of Ticino in Switzerland.Mendrisio is the seat of the Accademia di Architettura of the university of Italian-speaking Switzerland (USI).The municipality was boosted in size on 4 April 2004 when it incorporated the former municipality of Salorino. On the 19th (Fri), explore the ancient world of Monte San Giorgio, explore the ancient world of Parco Archeologico di Tremona-Castello, thenexplore the fascinating underground world of Percorso del Cemento, and finally walk around Parco delle Gole della Breggia.

For more things to do, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Mendrisio trip planner.

Take a train from Zermatt to Mendrisio in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Mendrisio

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Morbio Inferiore, Monte San Giorgio, Parco Archeologico di Tremona-Castello
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Parco delle Gole della Breggia ©
Parco delle Gole della Breggia
Monte San Giorgio ©
Monte San Giorgio
Parco Archeologico di Tremona-Castello ©
Parco Archeologico di Tremona-Castello

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