14 days in Lyon, Geneva & Zurich Itinerary

14 days in Lyon, Geneva & Zurich Itinerary

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Lyon, France
— 3 nights
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Geneva, Switzerland
— 4 nights
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Zurich, Switzerland
— 6 nights

3
nights
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.
Lyon is known for museums, historic sites, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: stroll around Parc de la Tete d'Or, get to know the fascinating history of Fourviere Hill, make a trip to Traboules du Vieux Lyon, and explore the world behind art at Museum of Fine Arts of Lyon.

To see more things to do, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, read our Lyon sightseeing planning app.

Casablanca, Morocco to Lyon is an approximately 7-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Casablanca to Lyon. In April, Lyon is a bit cooler than Casablanca - with highs of 20°C and lows of 8°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Wed) so you can drive to Geneva.

Things to do in Lyon

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks
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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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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: explore the activities along Lake Geneva, examine the collection at International Red Cross and Red Crescent Museum, appreciate the history behind Reformation Wall (Mur de la Reformation), and test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms.

Discover how to plan a Geneva trip in just a few steps with Inspirock's itinerary builder.

Getting from Lyon to Geneva by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In April, daytime highs in Geneva are 19°C, while nighttime lows are 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sun) to allow time to travel to Zurich.

Things to do in Geneva

Nature · Parks · 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

6
nights
Zurich, Switzerland

The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Zurich: Lucerne (KKL Luzern - Lucerne Culture and Convention Centre, Chapel Bridge, &more) and Parasailing & Paragliding (in Interlaken). There's much more to do: explore the activities along Lake Zurich, explore the world behind art at Museum of Art (Kunsthaus Zurich), see the interesting displays at Zurcher Spielzeugmuseum, and admire the landmark architecture of Fraumünster Church.

To find ratings, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Zurich online trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Geneva to Zurich takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In April, daily temperatures in Zurich can reach 17°C, while at night they dip to 5°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Zurich

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks

Side Trips

Lucerne, Parasailing & Paragliding
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Parasailing & Paragliding
Lake Zurich ©
Lake Zurich
Lake Lucerne ©
Lake Lucerne

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