28 days in Zurich & Paris Itinerary

28 days in Zurich & Paris Itinerary

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1
Zurich, Switzerland
— 11 nights
2
Paris, France
— 14 nights

11
nights
Zurich, Switzerland

The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
Kids will enjoy Lake Lucerne and Parasailing & Paragliding. Change things up with these side-trips from Zurich: Interlaken (Hohematte Park, Seilpark Interlaken, &more), Natur- und Tierpark Goldau (in Goldau) and Lucerne (Lion Monument, Hofkirche, &more). Next up on the itinerary: contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Zurich, stroll the grounds of Friedhof Fluntern, admire the sheer force of Rhine Falls, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Fraumünster Church.

For maps, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Zurich trip site.

Sydney, Australia to Zurich is an approximately 25-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 9 hours traveling from Sydney to Zurich. Traveling from Sydney in May, things will get a bit cooler in Zurich: highs are around 21°C and lows about 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Wed) so you can travel to Paris.

Things to do in Zurich

Parks · Nature · Museums

Side Trips

Lucerne, Interlaken, Bern, Lake Brienz, Rhine Falls
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Parasailing & Paragliding
Verkehrshaus der Schweiz ©
Verkehrshaus der Schweiz
Tierpark Dahlholzli ©
Tierpark Dahlholzli

14
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.
Kids will enjoy Louvre Museum and Eiffel Tower. Venture out of the city with trips to Palace of Versailles (in Versailles), Disneyland Paris (in Marne-la-Vallee) and Fondation Claude Monet (in Giverny). Next up on the itinerary: explore the world behind art at Musee d'Orsay, see the interesting displays at Musee Rodin, pause for some serene contemplation at Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre, and stop by Montmartre.

To see more things to do, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Paris route website.

Getting from Zurich to Paris by combination of train, bus, and flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: fly; or drive. May in Paris sees daily highs of 20°C and lows of 11°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 3rd (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Paris

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks

Side Trips

Palace of Versailles, Les Jardins Animaliers Biotropica, Disneyland Paris, Fondation Claude Monet, Musee Vie et Metiers d'Autrefois
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Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Disneyland Paris ©
Disneyland Paris

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