13 days in Paris, Geneva & Interlaken Itinerary

13 days in Paris, Geneva & Interlaken Itinerary

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13 days in Paris, Geneva & Interlaken Itinerary

Start: Dallas, United States
Fly:  14​h 45​min
1
Paris, France
— 4 nights
train:  3​h 15​min
2
Geneva, Switzerland
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
3
Interlaken, Switzerland
— 3 nights
+2
train + bus + Fly:  5​h 30​min
4
Paris, France
— 1 night
Fly:  14​h 45​min
End: Dallas, United States

4
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 Parc Asterix and The Paris Catacombs. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Parc des Felins and The Army Museum. There's much more to do: admire the natural beauty at Jardin des Tuileries, test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, wander the streets of Trocadero, and get to know the resident critters at Jardin des Plantes.

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Dallas, USA to Paris is an approximately 15-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and flight; or do a combination of flight and train. Traveling from Dallas to Paris, you'll lose 7 hours due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Dallas in December, plan for a bit cooler days in Paris, with highs around 47°F, while nights are about the same with lows around 37°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Wed) to allow time to take a train to Geneva.

Things to do in Paris

Theme Parks Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Parc Asterix, Parc des Felins
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Parc Asterix ©
Parc Asterix
Parc des Felins ©
Parc des Felins
Room Escape Games

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 1st (Wed): admire the local landmark of The Geneva Water Fountain, explore the ancient world of Roman Columns, and then get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Tropiquarium de Servion. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Lavaux Vineyard Terraces.

For traveler tips, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Geneva trip itinerary builder app .

Getting from Paris to Geneva by train takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: fly; or drive. January in Geneva sees daily highs of 42°F and lows of 31°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Fri) early enough to drive to Interlaken.

Things to do in Geneva

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trips

Tropiquarium de Servion, Galeries Defago, Lavaux Vineyard Terraces, Roman Columns
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Lavaux Vineyard Terraces ©
Lavaux Vineyard Terraces
Galeries Defago ©
Galeries Defago
Tropiquarium de Servion ©
Tropiquarium de Servion

3
nights
Interlaken, Switzerland

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.
Bring the kids along to JungfrauPark Interlaken and Seilpark Interlaken. Step off the beaten path and head to Parasailing & Paragliding and Rom.-Katholische Kirchgemeinde. The adventure continues: take in the awesome beauty at Harderkulm, have some family-friendly fun at Heidi's Photo Chalet, walk around Hohematte Park, and take a memorable drive along BOHAG Helikopterrundflug.

To find where to stay, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Interlaken holiday planning tool .

You can drive from Geneva to Interlaken in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. In January, Interlaken is little chillier than Geneva - with highs of 36°F and lows of 26°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Mon) early enough to travel to Paris.

Things to do in Interlaken

Fun & Games Outdoors Tours
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Parasailing & Paragliding
Harderkulm ©
Harderkulm
Seilpark Interlaken ©
Seilpark Interlaken

1
night
Paris, France

Paris ©
On the 7th (Tue), contemplate the long history of Eiffel Tower, then appreciate the history behind Arc de Triomphe, then find something for the whole family at Mystery Escape, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre.

To see traveler tips, maps, photos, and other tourist information, read our Paris route app .

Do a combination of train, bus, and flight from Interlaken to Paris in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Interlaken in January; daily highs in Paris reach 45°F and lows reach 35°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Theme Parks Fun & Games
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Arc de Triomphe ©
Arc de Triomphe
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower

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