Best of France, Switzerland and Italy
Paris – Interlaken/Lucerne – Milan – Venice – Rome
Romance, nature and culture. This route will take you through the most popular cities in France, Switzerland and Italy. With this rail adventure package you make the most of your vacation. The amazing European rail network connects different countries, traditions and landscapes. Discover the emblematic Eiffel Tower, fall in love with the Swiss Alps and experience the Roman history in the front row!
Tour Program (10 Days / 9 Nights)
Valid: all year round
Individual arrival in Paris. Optional excursion to charming Montmartre, home to artists and cabarets like the Moulin Rouge. Overnight in Paris.
Full day at leisure in Paris. Explore “The City of the Light”. Enjoy the spectacular view from the top of the Eiffel Tower, stroll and shop along the famous Champs-Elysées or take a sightseeing boat trip on the river Seine. Paris will certainly enchant you with its charm! Overnight in Paris.
Train ride from Paris to Interlaken or Lucerne via Basel (5 hours). Overnight in Interlaken or Lucerne.
Day at leisure. Depending on the selected destination, you can take an excursion to Jungfraujoch - Top of Europe (Interlaken) or Mt. Titlis (Lucerne).
Today you leave Switzerland and make your way to Milan, Italy (3,5 hours), well known for shopping and cultural highlights. Visit the Cathedral or Leonardo Da Vinci’s world-famous image “The Last Supper”. Overnight in Milan.
Train ride to Venice (2,5 hours). Discover the city for lovers! Romantic streets, hidden squares, small islands and its emblematic canals give this city a unique charm. Overnight in Venice.
Day at leisure. Visit the Doge’s Palace and enjoy the unique view over the lagoon city from the viewing point of the Campanile. Take a romantic gondola ride through the canals or a boat trip to Muralto. Overnight in Venice.
Train ride to Rome (4 hours). Rest of the day at leisure to discover the marvels of this fascinating city. Overnight in Rome.
Full day at leisure to explore “the Eternal City”. From the Vatican City to the Trevi Fountain, everywhere the eyes are pampered with history and art. Browse through the lively markets and enjoy an aperitif in Trastevere, the nightlife district of the locals! Overnight in Rome.
Departure from Rome or individual onward journey.
Itinerary bookable in reverse (starting in Italy and ending in France)
Extension nights possible
Combinable with other arrangements (pre‐ or post-tour extension)
Our Price Includes
- Rail journey incl. seat reservations in 2nd class Paris – Interlaken/Lucerne – Milan – Venice – Rome with Interrail/Eurail Global Pass for 5 days
- 2 nights each in Paris, Interlaken or Lucerne, Venice and Rome, 3* hotel, standard double room with private facilities and breakfast
- 1 night in Milan, 3* hotel, standard double room with private facilities and breakfast
Some hotels may charge a local city tax on spot: app. CHF 2 to 7 per person/night.
Upgrading to 1st class rail
Additional excursions and services
Supplement for single room
Upgrade to 4* and 5* hotels
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