14 days in Geneva, Italy & Basel Itinerary

14 days in Geneva, Italy & Basel Itinerary

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14 days in Geneva, Italy & Basel Itinerary

Start: Reykjavik, Iceland
Fly:  4 h 30 min
1
Geneva, Switzerland
— 1 night
Drive:  5 h
2
Sirmione, Italy
— 5 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
3
Bibione, Italy
— 4 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
4
Venice, Italy
— 1 night
Drive:  4 h
5
Basel, Switzerland
— 2 nights
Fly:  4 h
End: Reykjavik, Iceland

1
night
Geneva, Switzerland

Geneva ©
Geneva brings the world to one small city with a huge expat population and the highest number of international organizations in any one city.
To find ratings, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Geneva driving holiday planning tool .

Reykjavik, Iceland to Geneva is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight, tram, and train; or do a combination of car and ferry. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Reykjavik to Geneva. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Reykjavik in May; daily highs in Geneva reach 22°C and lows reach 9°C. On the 30th (Thu), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Sirmione.
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The Geneva Water Fountain ©
The Geneva Water Fountain

5
nights
Sirmione, Italy

Sirmione ©
Sirmione is a comune in the province of Brescia, in Lombardy (northern Italy). Gardaland Park has been added to your itinerary. Visit Cattedrale di Parma and Borghetto sul Mincio for their historical value. Head to cantina zuliani and Fidenza Villagefor plenty of shopping. Change things up with these side-trips from Sirmione: Parco Natura Viva (in Bussolengo) and Villa Calicantus (in Calmasino). And it doesn't end there: tour the pleasant surroundings at Jamaica Beach, step into the grandiose world of Rocca Scaligera di Sirmione, pause for some serene contemplation at Chiesetta di S. Anna, and do a tasting at Citari.

For reviews, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Sirmione day trip planning tool .

Traveling by car from Geneva to Sirmione takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or take a train. In May, Sirmione is a bit warmer than Geneva - with highs of 26°C and lows of 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Bibione.

Things to do in Sirmione

Theme Parks Historic Sites Wineries

Side Trips

Borghetto sul Mincio, Cattedrale di Parma, Parco Natura Viva, Citari, Gardaland Park
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Gardaland Park ©
Gardaland Park
Cattedrale di Parma ©
Cattedrale di Parma
Borghetto sul Mincio ©
Borghetto sul Mincio

4
nights
Bibione, Italy

Bibione ©
You'll get in some beach time at Laguna di Bibione and Bibione Spiaggia. Your inner history buff will appreciate Basilica di Aquileia and Foro Romano di Aquileia. Change things up with these side-trips from Bibione: Cripta Degli Scavi (in Aquileia), Military Memorial Redipuglia (in Fogliano Redipuglia) and Casa delle Farfalle (in Bordano). Spend the 6th (Thu) exploring nature at Riserva naturale della Foce dell'Isonzo.

To see more things to do, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, use the Bibione travel itinerary planner .

Traveling by car from Sirmione to Bibione takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 31°C in June, and nighttime lows around 19°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Venice.

Things to do in Bibione

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trips

Aquileia, Casa delle Farfalle, Cividale del Friuli - UNESCO World Heritage Centre, Citta Fiera, Lorenzonetto Cav. Guido Winery & SPARKLING WINES
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Casa delle Farfalle ©
Casa delle Farfalle
Military Memorial Redipuglia ©
Military Memorial Redipuglia

1
night
Venice, Italy

Venice
Virtually unchanged for the last six centuries, Venice is actually a group of islands made famous by a series of canals, bridges, monuments, piazzas, and narrow pedestrian lanes.
Start off your visit on the 8th (Sat): pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica di San Marco, then get to know the fascinating history of St. Mark's Square, then admire the striking features of Doge's Palace, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Canal Grande.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, use the Venice road trip website .

Drive from Bibione to Venice in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In June, plan for daily highs up to 32°C, and evening lows to 20°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Sun) early enough to travel to Basel.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Nature Museums
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Basilica di San Marco
Basilica di San Marco
Piazza San Marco ©
Piazza San Marco
Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace

2
nights
Basel, Switzerland

Basel ©
Situated where the Swiss, German, and French borders meet, Basel is considered the hub of Dreilandereck, this "three countries corner." Its location makes Basel a center of culture and history, brimming with important theaters and museums.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Sun): tour the pleasant surroundings at Zoo Basel, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Basel Munster, and then don't miss a visit to Tinguely-Brunnen. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: make a trip to Rathaus, stop by Jakob's Basler Leckerly, then explore the world behind art at Fondation Beyeler, then hunt for treasures at Flohmarkt, and finally take a stroll through Altstadt-Spaziergange durch Basel.

To see reviews, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Basel trip itinerary maker tool .

Fly from Venice to Basel in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Venice in June; daily highs in Basel reach 28°C and lows reach 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Basel

Zoos & Aquariums Parks Shopping

Side Trip

Fondation Beyeler
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Zoo Basel ©
Zoo Basel
Basel Minster ©
Basel Minster
Jakob's Basler Leckerly ©
Jakob's Basler Leckerly

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