16 days in Austria, Paris & Lake Maggiore (Italy & Switzerland) Itinerary

16 days in Austria, Paris & Lake Maggiore (Italy & Switzerland) Itinerary

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16 days in Austria, Paris & Lake Maggiore (Italy & Switzerland) Itinerary

Start: Sao Paulo, Brazil
Fly:  15​h 30​min
1
Paris, France
— 4 nights
Fly:  5​h 15​min
2
Vienna, Austria
— 5 nights
Drive:  1​h
3
St. Margarethen, Austria
— 1 night
Fly:  8​h
4
Locarno, Switzerland
— 1 day
5
Stresa, Italy
— 1 night
train + Fly:  17​h 45​min
End: Sao Paulo, Brazil

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.
When in Paris, make a side trip to see Palace of Versailles in Versailles, approximately 48 minutes away. There's still lots to do: explore the world behind art at Louvre Museum, explore and take pictures at Eiffel Tower, explore the galleries of Centre National d'Art et de Culture George Pompidou, and get a taste of the local shopping with Champs-Elysees.

For where to stay, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Paris trip itinerary tool .

Sao Paulo, Brazil to Paris is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 4 hours traveling from Sao Paulo to Paris. Traveling from Sao Paulo in November, things will get cooler in Paris: highs are around 12°C and lows about 6°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Wed) so you can travel to Vienna.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Palace of Versailles
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Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Musee d'Orsay ©
Musee d'Orsay
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower

5
nights
Vienna, Austria

Vienna ©
The cultural, economic, and political center of the country, Vienna has developed from its early Celtic and Roman roots into a medieval and Baroque city, with an old town that was designated a World Heritage Site in 2001.
Vienna is known for historic sites, museums, nightlife, parks, and zoos & aquariums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: step into the grandiose world of Schonbrunn Palace, admire the landmark architecture of Rathaus, pause for some serene contemplation at St. Stephen's Cathedral, and learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Schönbrunn Zoo.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Vienna trip itinerary planner.

You can fly from Paris to Vienna in 5.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or drive. Expect slightly colder evenings in Vienna when traveling from Paris in November, with lows around 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Tue) to allow time to drive to St. Margarethen.

Things to do in Vienna

Museums Historic Sites Zoos & Aquariums
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Schonbrunn  Palace ©
Schonbrunn Palace
St. Stephen's Cathedral ©
St. Stephen's Cathedral
Belvedere Palace ©
Belvedere Palace

1
night
St. Margarethen, Austria

St. Margarethen
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Wed): get in on the family fun at Familypark.

To see where to stay, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our St. Margarethen online trip maker .

Drive from Vienna to St. Margarethen in an hour. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Wed) so you can travel to Locarno.

Things to do in St. Margarethen

Theme Parks
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1
day
Locarno, Switzerland

Locarno ©
Locarno's Mediterranean climate, palm trees, and 2,300 hours of sunlight per year make this city the warmest in Switzerland.
On the 3rd (Thu), make a trip to Piazza G. Motta, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Chiesa di San Michele, and then take in the waterfront at Porto Regionale di Locarno SA.

For other places to visit, photos, maps, and more tourist information, read Locarno driving holiday planner.

Explore your travel options from St. Margarethen to Locarno with the Route module. In December, daytime highs in Locarno are 10°C, while nighttime lows are 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Thu) early enough to drive to Stresa.

Things to do in Locarno

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Piazza G. Motta
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Chiesa di San Michele ©
Chiesa di San Michele
Piazza G. Motta ©
Piazza G. Motta

1
night
Stresa, Italy

Stresa
Stresa is a town and comune of about 5,000 residents on the shores of Lake Maggiore in the province of Verbano-Cusio-Ossola in the Piedmont region of northern Italy, about 90km northwest of Milan. Kick off your visit on the 4th (Fri): admire the striking features of Villa Ducale.

To find maps, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Stresa itinerary maker site .

Traveling by car from Locarno to Stresa takes an hour. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry; or take a train. December in Stresa sees daily highs of 10°C and lows of -2°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 4th (Fri) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Stresa

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Un Salto nel Passato
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