8 days in Italy, Paris & Lugano Itinerary

8 days in Italy, Paris & Lugano Itinerary

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Paris, France
— 2 nights
Train
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Milan, Italy
— 1 night
Train
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Lugano, Switzerland
— 1 day
Drive
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Milan, Italy
— 1 night
Fly
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Rome, Italy
— 1 night

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nights
Paris, France

City of Light

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.
You've added Louvre Museum, Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris, Sainte-Chapelle, and other attractions to your itinerary.

To see traveler tips, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Paris trip itinerary builder app.

If you are flying in from Egypt, the closest major aiports are Paris-Orly Airport, Charles de Gaulle International Airport and Paris Beauvais Tillé Airport. February in Paris sees daily highs of 9°C and lows of 1°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Milan.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites · Theme Parks · Museums · Parks

Side Trip

Find places to stay Feb 4 — 6:
Highlights from your trip
Île de la Cité ©
Must see
Île de la Cité
4.7
Eiffel Tower ©
Must see
Eiffel Tower
4.5
Louvre Museum ©
Must see
Louvre Museum
4.6

1
night
Milan, Italy

Fashion Capital of World

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.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Fri): admire the landmark architecture of Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Duomo di Milano, then take an in-depth tour of Basilica di Sant'Ambrogio, and finally contemplate the long history of Castello Sforzesco.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Milan trip planner.

Getting from Paris to Milan by train takes about 7.5 hours. Other options: fly; or take a train; or drive. In February, daytime highs in Milan are 10°C, while nighttime lows are 1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Lugano.

Things to do in Milan

Find places to stay Feb 6 — 8:
Highlights from your trip
Duomo di Milano ©
Religious Site
Duomo di Milano
4.8
Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II ©
Architectural Building
Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II
4.6

1
day
Lugano, Switzerland

Monte Carlo of Switzerland

Located in the popular holiday region of Ticino, Lugano is the largest Italian-speaking town in Switzerland.
On the 8th (Sat), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Santa Maria degli Angioli, then contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Lugano, then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Monte San Salvatore, and finally don't miss a visit to Centro storico Gandria.

For traveler tips, photos, maps, and other tourist information, read our Lugano day trip website.

You can take a train from Milan to Lugano in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. February in Lugano sees daily highs of 10°C and lows of 0°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Sat) early enough to drive to Milan.

Things to do in Lugano

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites
Find places to stay Feb 8 — 9:
Highlights from your trip
Lake Lugano ©
Water Body
Lake Lugano
4.7

1
night
Milan, Italy

Fashion Capital of World

Kick off your visit on the 9th (Sun): explore the activities along Naviglio Grande and then admire the landmark architecture of Piazza di Santa Maria delle Grazie, 2.

To see reviews, maps, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Milan trip app.

Traveling by car from Lugano to Milan takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Sun) early enough to travel to Rome.

Things to do in Milan

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites
Find places to stay Feb 8 — 9:
Highlights from your trip
Naviglio Grande ©
Water Body
Naviglio Grande
4.4

1
night
Rome, Italy

Eternal City

Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Bioparco di Roma as well as Via Condotti. Start off your visit on the 10th (Mon): admire the local landmark of Trevi Fountain, delve into the distant past at Pantheon, get to know the fascinating history of Piazza Navona, steep yourself in history at St. Peter's Basilica, then delve into the distant past at Colosseum, and finally take a stroll through Via Condotti. On the 11th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the galleries of Vatican Museums and then admire nature's wide array of creatures at Bioparco di Roma.

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Traveling by flight from Milan to Rome takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Milan in February: high temperatures in Rome hover around 16°C and lows are around 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trip

Find places to stay Feb 9 — 11:
Highlights from your trip
Pantheon ©
Must see
Pantheon
4.8
Colosseum ©
Must see
Colosseum
4.7
Vatican Museums
Must see
Vatican Museums
4.2

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