9 days in Aosta, Chamonix & Geneva Itinerary

9 days in Aosta, Chamonix & Geneva Itinerary

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9 days in Aosta, Chamonix & Geneva Itinerary

Start: New York City, United States
Fly + bus:  21​h 30​min
1
Aosta, Italy
— 3 nights
Drive:  3​h
2
Chamonix, France
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
3
Geneva, Switzerland
— 1 night
Fly:  11​h 45​min
End: New York City, United States

3
nights
Aosta, Italy

Aosta ©
In the Aosta Valley bordering Switzerland and France, the medieval city of Aosta is famous for its prime skiing conditions and rich cultural history.
Popular historic sites such as Ricetto di Candelo and Verres Castle are in your itinerary. Take a break from the city and head to Pila and Centro di Falconeria Messaggeri Alati. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Aosta: Vicolungo The Style Outlets (in Vicolungo), Salumificio Maison Bertolin (in Arnad) and Castello di Issogne (in Issogne). Next up on the itinerary: stop by Il Negozietto, admire the landmark architecture of Aosta Old Town, delve into the distant past at Criptoportico Forense, and step into the grandiose world of Castel Savoia.

For ratings, photos, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Aosta trip planner.

New York City, USA to Aosta is an approximately 21.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from New York City to Aosta is 6 hours. Traveling from New York City in March, expect nights in Aosta to be about the same, around 37°F, while days are a bit warmer, around 58°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Chamonix.

Things to do in Aosta

Parks Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trips

Il Negozietto, Pila, Salumificio Maison Bertolin, Vicolungo The Style Outlets, Castel Savoia
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Pila ©
Pila
Ricetto di Candelo ©
Ricetto di Candelo
Castel Savoia ©
Castel Savoia

3
nights
Chamonix, France

Chamonix ©
"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 23rd (Fri), look for gifts at Snell Sports, glide through the air with a parasailing or paragliding tour, then hit the slopes at Brevent Cable Car, and finally stop by ChaChaCha. On the 24th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Aiguille du Midi, then stop by Popcorn Vintage, and then hit the slopes at Vallee Blanche.

To see other places to visit, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, read Chamonix itinerary planner.

You can drive from Aosta to Chamonix in an hour. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Geneva.

Things to do in Chamonix

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

Popcorn Vintage
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Brevent Cable Car ©
Brevent Cable Car
Vallee Blanche ©
Vallee Blanche
Aiguille du Midi ©
Aiguille du Midi

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 25th (Sun): explore the activities along Lake Geneva. Keep things going the next day: stop by Davidoff, then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mont Saleve, and then stroll through Bains des Paquis.

To see traveler tips, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Geneva driving holiday app .

Getting from Chamonix to Geneva by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. In March in Geneva, expect temperatures between 54°F during the day and 35°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Geneva

Parks Nature Outdoors
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Lake Geneva ©
Lake Geneva
Mont Saleve ©
Mont Saleve
DAVIDOFF Geneve ©
DAVIDOFF Geneve

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