5 days in Geneva & Nice Itinerary

5 days in Geneva & Nice Itinerary

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5 days in Geneva & Nice Itinerary

Start: Cape Town, South Africa
Fly:  18​h
1
Geneva, Switzerland
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h 30​min
2
Nice, France
— 1 night
Fly:  17​h 15​min
End: Cape Town, South Africa

1
night
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.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Mon): delve into the distant past at Archeological Site at St. Pierre's Cathedral, take in the spiritual surroundings of Eglise Russe, then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mont Saleve, and finally make a trip to Place Bourg du Four.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Geneva trip planner .

Cape Town, South Africa to Geneva is an approximately 18-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Cape Town to Geneva is minus 1 hour. In September, daytime highs in Geneva are 24°C, while nighttime lows are 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Tue) so you can travel to Nice.

Things to do in Geneva

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Mont Saleve ©
Mont Saleve
Eglise Russe ©
Eglise Russe

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Tue): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedrale Sainte-Reparate, then steep yourself in history at Villa Grecque Kerylos, and then explore the historical opulence of Haut de Cagnes. Keep things going the next day: contemplate the long history of Basilica St. Michel, then get to know the fascinating history of Promenade Le Corbusier, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Chemin Frédéric Nietzsche, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Paloma Beach.

For where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, read Nice itinerary planner.

You can fly from Geneva to Nice in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Geneva in September; daily highs in Nice reach 29°C and lows reach 21°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Nice

Historic Sites Beaches Parks

Side Trips

Promenade Le Corbusier, Haut de Cagnes, Basilica St. Michel, Villa Kerylos, Chemin Frédéric Nietzsche
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Cathedrale Sainte-Reparate ©
Cathedrale Sainte-Reparate
Promenade Le Corbusier ©
Promenade Le Corbusier
Villa Kerylos ©
Villa Kerylos

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