14 days in Italy, Swiss Alps & Paris Itinerary

14 days in Italy, Swiss Alps & Paris Itinerary

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Chennai (Madras), India
Fly:
21​h
Milan, Italy
— Few hours
train:
3​h 30​min
Zermatt, Switzerland
— 3 nights
train:
7​h
Paris, France
— 3 nights
Fly + train:
5​h 15​min
Rome, Italy
— 3 nights
train:
3​h
Milan, Italy
— 3 nights
Fly:
21​h
Chennai (Madras), India

few
hours
Milan, Italy

In many ways the most modern of Italian cities, Milan is a busy, elegant metropolis with an impressive list of grand palaces, fine churches, and important museums.
To see ratings, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, read Milan sightseeing planner.

Chennai (Madras), India to Milan is an approximately 21-hour flight. The time zone changes from India Standard Time to Central European Time, which is usually a -4 hour difference. Plan for much colder temperatures traveling from Chennai (Madras) in April, with highs in Milan at 22°C and lows at 11°C. On the 27th (Thu), you'll travel to Zermatt.

Things to do in Milan

Nightlife Sightseeing Parks
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3
days
Zermatt, Switzerland

Best known as home the Matterhorn mountain, Zermatt serves as a chic ski resort town of the Swiss Alps.
Visiting The Matterhorn and Blumental Panorama Trail will get you outdoors. Shop till you drop at Laderach and Metzgerei Bayard. Change things up with these side-trips from Zermatt: Trummer GmbH, Holzschnitzerei woodcarving (in Adelboden) and Schilthorn (in Murren). There's lots more to do: hit the slopes at Matterhorn Ski Paradise, kick your exploration up a notch at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks, stop by Jack Wolfskin Store, and pause for some serene contemplation at Intercontinental Church Society.

To find ratings, photos, maps, and tourist information, go to the Zermatt travel planner.

Getting from Milan to Zermatt by train takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Sun) early enough to take a train to Paris.

Things to do in Zermatt

Parks Winter Sports Shopping

Side Trips

Murren, Trummer GmbH, Holzschnitzerei woodcarving
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Matterhorn Ski Paradise
The Matterhorn
Zipline

2
days
Paris, France

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.
Start off your visit on the 1st (Mon): contemplate the waterfront views at River Seine, wander the streets of Saint Germain des Pres Quarter, and then admire the masterpieces at Louvre Museum. On your second day here, kick back and relax at Paris Plage, get a taste of the local shopping with Le Marais, and then make a trip to Champs-Elysees.

For photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Paris itinerary planner.

Traveling by train from Zermatt to Paris takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of train and bus. In May, daily temperatures in Paris can reach 22°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. On the 3rd (Wed), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Rome.

Things to do in Paris

Sightseeing Parks Shopping
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Louvre Museum
Champs-Elysees
Le Marais

2
days
Rome, Italy

Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Wed): stop by Officine Creative Roma. Here are some ideas for day two: admire the striking features of Pantheon, look for gifts at L'Artigianato, then take a stroll through Via Condotti, then make a trip to Trevi Fountain, and finally explore the ancient world of Palatine Hill.

To find more things to do, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Rome vacation builder.

You can do a combination of flight and train from Paris to Rome in 5.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or drive. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Paris in May; daily highs in Rome reach 27°C and lows reach 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Sat) to allow time to take a train to Milan.

Things to do in Rome

Sightseeing Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Vatican City
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Palatine Hill
Colosseum
Pantheon

3
days
Milan, Italy

Get some cultural insight at Duomo di Milano and Villa del Balbianello. Bring the kids along to Al Puunt-Snack Beach Bar and Lido di Faggeto Miamilaryo. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Milan: Lido di Moltrasio (in Moltrasio) and Villa Carlotta (in Tremezzina). Enjoy Milan some more: admire the striking features of Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II and get to know the fascinating history of Piazza del Duomo.

To see reviews, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Milan trip planner.

You can take a train from Rome to Milan in 3 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Milan

Parks Beaches Sightseeing

Side Trips

Tremezzina, Lido di Moltrasio, Lido di Faggeto Miamilaryo, Al Puunt-Snack Beach Bar
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Villa del Balbianello
Duomo di Milano
Villa Carlotta

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