11 days in Paris, Amsterdam & Switzerland Itinerary

11 days in Paris, Amsterdam & Switzerland Itinerary

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11 days in Paris, Amsterdam & Switzerland Itinerary

Start: Jaipur, India
Fly:  14​h 15​min
1
Paris, France
— 2 nights
train:  3​h 30​min
2
Amsterdam, Holland
— 3 nights
Fly + Drive:  7​h 45​min
3
Mendrisio, Switzerland
— 1 day
Drive:  3​h
4
Interlaken, Switzerland
— 2 nights
train + Fly:  14​h 15​min
End: Jaipur, India

2
nights
Paris, France

Paris ©
A beautiful and romantic city fit for any itinerary, Paris brims with historic associations and remains vastly influential in the realms of culture, art, fashion, food and design.
Shop till you drop at Le Marais and Champs-Elysees. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris and Île de la Cité. There's still lots to do: see the interesting displays at Musee d'Orsay, appreciate the history behind Arc de Triomphe, admire the landmark architecture of Basilica du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre, and get to know the fascinating history of Montmartre.

Plan trip to Paris with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

Jaipur, India to Paris is an approximately 14.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight. The time zone difference moving from India Standard Time to Central European Time is minus 4 hours. In May, Paris is colder than Jaipur - with highs of 20°C and lows of 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Tue) early enough to catch the train to Amsterdam.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods
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Le Marais ©
Le Marais
Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Musee d'Orsay ©
Musee d'Orsay

3
nights
Amsterdam, Holland

Amsterdam ©
Known as one of the greatest small cities in the world, Amsterdam charms visitors with its cool and cozy atmosphere.
Get some historical perspective at Anne Frank House and Museum Het Rembrandthuis (Rembrandt House). Do some cultural sightseeing at The Resistance Museum (Amsterdams Verzetsmuseum) and Van Gogh Museum. Venture out of the city with trips to Zandvoort aan Zee (in Zandvoort) and The Mauritshuis Royal Picture Gallery (in The Hague). There's more to do: admire the masterpieces at Rijksmuseum and wander the streets of The Jordaan.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Amsterdam route app .

Traveling by train from Paris to Amsterdam takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. In May in Amsterdam, expect temperatures between 20°C during the day and 10°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Mendrisio.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums Neighborhoods Outdoors

Side Trips

Zandvoort aan Zee, The Mauritshuis Royal Picture Gallery
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Rijksmuseum ©
Rijksmuseum
Anne Frank House ©
Anne Frank House
Van Gogh Museum ©
Van Gogh Museum

1
day
Mendrisio, Switzerland

Mendrisio ©
Mendrisio is a municipality in the district of Mendrisio in the canton of Ticino in Switzerland.Mendrisio is the seat of the Accademia di Architettura of the university of Italian-speaking Switzerland (USI).The municipality was boosted in size on 4 April 2004 when it incorporated the former municipality of Salorino. On the 18th (Sat), enjoy the sand and surf at Lido di Lugano, take in the dramatic scenery at Parco delle Gole della Breggia, and then take in the awesome beauty at Parco Archeologico di Tremona-Castello.

To find more things to do, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Mendrisio journey planning tool .

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Amsterdam to Mendrisio. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sat) so you can drive to Interlaken.

Things to do in Mendrisio

Outdoors Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Parco Archeologico di Tremona-Castello, Lido di Lugano, Parco delle Gole della Breggia
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Parco delle Gole della Breggia ©
Parco delle Gole della Breggia
Lido di Lugano ©
Lido di Lugano

2
nights
Interlaken, Switzerland

Interlaken ©
Nestled between Lake Thun and Lake Brienz in the heart of the Jungfrau region, Interlaken became popular for its proximity to the mountains and lakes of the Bernese Oberland region.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Sun): identify plant and animal life at Axalp and then take in the dramatic natural features at Aletsch Glacier. Here are some ideas for day two: identify plant and animal life at Heimwehfluh, fly like a bird with a parasailing or paragliding tour, and then head outdoors with Bumblebee Hanggliding Interlaken.

To see where to stay, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Interlaken trip planner .

Getting from Mendrisio to Interlaken by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 20°C in May, and nighttime lows around 8°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Interlaken

Parks Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trips

Aletsch Glacier, Axalp
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Axalp ©
Axalp
Aletsch Glacier ©
Aletsch Glacier
Parasailing & Paragliding

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