14 days in Geneva, Lausanne & Lyon Itinerary

14 days in Geneva, Lausanne & Lyon Itinerary

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Geneva, Switzerland
— 4 nights
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Lausanne, Switzerland
— 5 nights
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Lyon, France
— 4 nights

4
nights
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.
Geneva is known for nature, museums, and fun & games. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Geneva, appreciate the history behind Reformation Wall (Mur de la Reformation), examine the collection at International Red Cross and Red Crescent Museum, and admire the local landmark of The Geneva Water Fountain.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, use the Geneva trip itinerary builder app.

Casablanca, Morocco to Geneva is an approximately 7-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Western European Standard Time (WET) to Central European Standard Time (CET) is 1 hour. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Casablanca in April: high temperatures in Geneva hover around 19°C and lows are around 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Lausanne.

Things to do in Geneva

Parks · Nature · Museums
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Lake Geneva ©
Lake Geneva
Cathedrale de St-Pierre ©
Cathedrale de St-Pierre
The Geneva Water Fountain ©
The Geneva Water Fountain

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Lausanne, Switzerland

Lausanne ©
Lausanne contains several distinct neighborhoods, each offering a different side of the French-speaking Swiss town.
Explore Lausanne's surroundings by going to Murren (007 Walk of Fame - Schilthorn & Blumental Panorama Trail), Ski Service (in Verbier) and Lenk im Simmental (Simmenfalle, Iffigfall, &more). There's lots more to do: admire the striking features of Chateau de Chillon, see the interesting displays at The Olympic Museum Lausanne (Musee Olympique), don't miss a visit to Lauenensee, and head outdoors with Air-Glaciers, S.A..

To see ratings, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Lausanne road trip planning app.

You can drive from Geneva to Lausanne in an hour. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Tue) so you can drive to Lyon.

Things to do in Lausanne

Outdoors · Parks · Nature

Side Trips

Lenk im Simmental, Murren, Lauenensee, Ski Service, Chateau de Chillon
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Alprundweg Leiterli ©
Alprundweg Leiterli
Chateau de Chillon ©
Chateau de Chillon
The Olympic Museum Lausanne (Musee Olympique) ©

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Lyon, France

Lyon ©
Lyon is a historical city with a vibrant cultural scene as the birthplace of cinema, the silk capital of the globe, and the second biggest Renaissance city following Venice.
Change things up with a short trip to Palais Ideal du Facteur Cheval in Hauterives (about 1h 5 min away). The adventure continues: walk around Parc de la Tete d'Or, don't miss a visit to Le Mur Des Canuts, appreciate the extensive heritage of Fourviere Hill, and explore the ancient world of Théâtre gallo-romain.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Lyon attractions app.

You can drive from Lausanne to Lyon in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In April, daily temperatures in Lyon can reach 20°C, while at night they dip to 8°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Lyon

Historic Sites · Parks · Museums

Side Trip

Palais Ideal du Facteur Cheval
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Parc de la Tete d'Or ©
Parc de la Tete d'Or
Basilique Notre Dame de Fourviere ©
Basilique Notre Dame de Fourviere
Traboules du Vieux Lyon ©
Traboules du Vieux Lyon

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