10 days in France & Geneva Itinerary

10 days in France & Geneva Itinerary

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Geneva, Switzerland
— 2 nights
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Sisteron, France
— 2 nights
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Nice, France
— 3 nights
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Chamonix, France
— 2 nights

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Geneva, Switzerland

Geneva ©

Capital of Peace

Geneva brings the world to one small city with a huge expat population and the highest number of international organizations in any one city.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Sat): kick back and relax at Plage de Port-Choiseul, then examine the collection at Musee des Suisses Dans Le Monde, then see the interesting displays at Musee Barbier-Mueller, and finally explore the world behind art at Collections Baur, Musee des Arts d’Extreme-Orient. Here are some ideas for day two: appreciate the extensive heritage of Esplanade de Montbenon, then have fun and explore at Museum of Zoology - Lausanne, then step into the grandiose world of Palais De Rumine, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Escaliers du Marche.

To find other places to visit, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Geneva day trip planning tool.

Frankfurt, Germany to Geneva is an approximately 4-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. In September, daytime highs in Geneva are 24°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sun) so you can travel to Sisteron.

Things to do in Geneva

Museums · Historic Sites · Beaches · Childrens Museums

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Musee des Suisses Dans Le Monde ©
Musee des Suisses Dans Le Monde
Escaliers du Marche ©
Escaliers du Marche
Plage de Port-Choiseul ©
Plage de Port-Choiseul

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Sisteron, France

Sisteron ©
Sisteron is a commune in the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence department in the Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur region in southeastern France.Sisteron is situated on the banks of the River Durance just after the confluence of the rivers Buëch and Sasse. Start off your visit on the 14th (Mon): get to know the fascinating history of Le Circuit de la Vieille Ville et les Andrones, then pause for some serene contemplation at Cathedrale Notre-Dame-des-Pommiers de Sisteron, then relax and rejuvenate at Institut Spa Voluptea, and finally examine the collection at Paleogalerie.

For more things to do, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, read Sisteron trip app.

Traveling by car from Geneva to Sisteron takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Geneva in September: highs in Sisteron hover around 32°C, while lows dip to 16°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Tue) so you can travel to Nice.

Things to do in Sisteron

Historic Sites · Spas · Outdoors · Trails

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Cathedrale Notre-Dame-des-Pommiers de Sisteron ©
Paleogalerie ©
Paleogalerie

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Nice, France

Nice ©

Nissa la Bella (Nice the Beautiful)

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.
Explore hidden gems such as Chapelle des Pénitents Blancs and Chateau Et Jardin Medieval. Fort de la Ligne Maginot and Eglise Saint-Jacques-le-Majeur are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Venture out of the city with trips to La Collegiale de la Conversion de St-Paul (in St-Paul-de-Vence), Chapelle des Penitents Blancs (in Peillon) and Eglise de Biot (in Biot). The adventure continues: pause for some serene contemplation at Eglise de l'Annonciation dite de Sainte-Rita, take in the spiritual surroundings of Chapelle Saint Hospice, see the interesting displays at Les Musees de La Citadelle, and steep yourself in history at Villa Santo Sospir.

To find reviews, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, use the Nice trip itinerary planning tool.

Drive from Sisteron to Nice in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from Sisteron in September: highs in Nice hover around 28°C, while lows dip to 21°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Fri) so you can go by car to Chamonix.

Things to do in Nice

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Fort de la Ligne Maginot ©
Fort de la Ligne Maginot
Chapelle des Pénitents Blancs ©
Chapelle des Pénitents Blancs
La Collegiale de la Conversion de St-Paul ©
La Collegiale de la Conversion de St-Paul

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Chamonix, France

Chamonix ©

Alpine Capital of the World

"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.
On the 19th (Sat), head outdoors with Les Gorges de la Diosaz, then take in the awesome beauty at Glacier des Bossons, and then meet the residents at Parc de Merlet. Keep things going the next day: admire the masterpieces at Musee Alpin, then contemplate the waterfront views at Lac Blanc, then take in the awesome beauty at Brevent Cable Car, and finally explore the different monuments and memorials at Chamonix Cemetery.

To find reviews, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Chamonix online tour planner.

Traveling by car from Nice to Chamonix takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and shuttle; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Chamonix

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Winter Sports
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Glacier des Bossons ©
Glacier des Bossons
Chamonix Cemetery ©
Chamonix Cemetery
Musee Alpin ©
Musee Alpin

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