7 days in Western Europe Itinerary

7 days in Western Europe Itinerary

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Fly
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Geneva, Switzerland
— 1 night
Drive
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Megeve, France
— 1 night
Drive
3
Lyon, France
— 2 nights
Drive
4
Annecy, France
Drive
5
Chamouille, France
— 1 night
Drive to Charles de Gaulle International Airport, Fly to Riyadh

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Geneva, Switzerland — 1 night

Geneva brings the world to one small city with a huge expat population and the highest number of international organizations in any one city.
On the 24th (Mon), walk around Jardin Anglais, then get a sense of history and politics at Palais des Nations, Genève, then ponder the design of The Geneva Water Fountain, and finally appreciate the history behind Reformation Wall. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 25th (Tue): explore the activities along Lake Geneva and then admire the striking features of Cathedrale de Saint-Pierre.

For other places to visit, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Geneva trip builder app.

Riyadh, Saudi Arabia to Geneva is an approximately 9-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of car and ferry. The time zone difference when traveling from Riyadh to Geneva is minus 2 hours. Plan for much colder temperatures traveling from Riyadh in January, with highs in Geneva at 6°C and lows at 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Megeve.
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Megeve, France — 1 night

Megève is a commune in the Haute-Savoie department in the Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region in south-eastern France with a population of over 4,000 residents. On the 26th (Wed), stroll through Aperigloo Megeve, then hit the slopes at Les Portes du Mont-Blanc, and then steep yourself in history at Le Chemin du Calvaire.

For maps, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, go to the Megeve trip planner.

You can drive from Geneva to Megeve in 1.5 hours. Another option is to drive. In January, plan for daily highs up to 5°C, and evening lows to -1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Wed) early enough to drive to Lyon.
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Lyon, France — 2 nights

Lyon is a historical city with a vibrant cultural scene as the birthplace of cinema, the silk capital of the globe, and the second biggest Renaissance city following Venice.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Thu): stroll around Parc de la Tete d'Or, admire the striking features of Basilique Notre Dame de Fourviere, and then get to know the fascinating history of Colline de Fourviere.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Lyon trip planner.

You can drive from Megeve to Lyon in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Megeve in January, expect nights in Lyon to be about the same, around 1°C, while days are a bit warmer, around 9°C. On the 28th (Fri), you'll travel to Annecy.
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Annecy, France

The canals is in Annecy helped earn the medieval town the nickname the Venice of the Alps.
On the 28th (Fri), make a trip to La Vieille Ville.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, read Annecy journey planning website.

You can drive from Lyon to Annecy in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. January in Annecy sees daily highs of 7°C and lows of 0°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Chamouille.
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Chamouille, France — 1 night

Kick off your visit on the 29th (Sat): get in on the family fun at Center Parc Aisne, soak in style at Reves d'Eau, and then cool off at Parc Nautique de L'Ailette.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, use the Chamouille trip builder app.

Traveling by car from Annecy to Chamouille takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. Expect a daytime high around 8°C in January, and nighttime lows around 0°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sun) so you can travel back home.
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