A 7-day France & Switzerland Tour For A Magical Christmas
Experience the magic of Christmas in France and Switzerland with this 7-day itinerary. Discover both countries' rich histories and cultures, indulge in delicious local cuisine, and take in breathtaking views at every turn. This trip is perfect for those looking to add a touch of elegance to their holiday season.
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Arrive in Paris and get a private transfer to your hotel. Later, take some time to explore the city and get a feel for its vibrant atmosphere. In the evening, wander around the Christmas market and enjoy the festive treats. Have a lavish dinner at your hotel.
Day 2: Exploring Paris
Spend the day exploring Paris, known for its iconic landmarks and rich cultural heritage. Start by visiting the Eiffel Tower, then head to the Louvre Museum to see some of the world's most famous artworks. In the afternoon, enjoy a walk through the charming streets of the Marais neighborhood and visit Notre Dame Cathedral. In the evening, attend a Christmas concert or theater performance. Have a French dinner at a gourmet restaurant before returning to your accommodation.
Day 3: Roadtrip to Morzine
Hop on a road trip to Morzine, a scenic six-hour drive in the French Alps. Take a few stops in between for wine tasting in Beaune and Dijon, sightseeing in Annecy (19 minutes off-route), Gorges du Fier, St. Pierre Cathedral, and more. Upon arrival, check into your hotel and take some time to relax and unwind.
Day 4: Hike the scenic Alps
Spend the day exploring the beauty of the French Alps. Take a hike through the stunning landscape, or opt for a guided tour to learn more about the region's history and culture. In the afternoon, visit the Abbaye de Saint-Pe-de-Sore, a beautiful Romanesque abbey that is a popular tourist attraction. Return to your hotel for dinner.
Day 5: Drive to Geneva
Drive to the nearby city of Geneva, Switzerland. Explore the city's attractions, including the Jet d'Eau, a large fountain on Lake Geneva's shores, the Old Town, charming streets, and historic buildings. In the evening, enjoy a festive dinner at a premium Swiss restaurant. Return to Morzine.
Day 6: Return to Paris
Drive back to Paris. Visit the Palace of Versailles, located just outside of Paris. Explore the stunning gardens and the opulent palace, home to the French royal family for many years. Enjoy a traditional French dinner at a local restaurant in the evening and check into your hotel.
Day 7: Departure
Get ready to part with France with the most amazing Christmas memories as your private guide drives you to the airport. Fly back home.