10 days in Germany Itinerary

10 days in Germany Itinerary

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Hannover
— 1 night
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Greifswald
— Few hours
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Leipzig
— 4 nights
4
Essen
— 2 nights
5
Hagen
— 1 night
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Hannover
— 1 night

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Hannover

Hannover ©

City of Fairs

Hannover, northern Germany's major urban center, may be best known for hosting annual commercial trade fairs.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Sun): get a sense of history and politics at The New Town Hall, then take in nature's colorful creations at Stadtpark, and then admire the natural beauty at Herrenhauser Garten.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Hannover vacation builder tool.

Berlin to Hannover is an approximately 2.5-hour train ride. You can also drive; or fly. In October in Hannover, expect temperatures between 17°C during the day and 9°C at night. You'll have a few hours on the 19th (Mon) to wrap things up before traveling to Greifswald.

Things to do in Hannover

Parks
Highlights from your trip
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Government Building
The New Town Hall
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Greifswald

Greifswald ©
Greifswald, officially the University and Hanseatic City of Greifswald, is a city in northeastern Germany.It is situated in the state of Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, at an equal distance of about from Germany's two largest cities, Berlin and Hamburg, and 80 km from the Polish border. Kick off your visit on the 19th (Mon): take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Marien.

To see maps, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Greifswald road trip planning site.

Traveling by car from Hannover to Greifswald takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Mon) early enough to travel to Leipzig.

Things to do in Greifswald

Historic Sites
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Church
St. Marien
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Leipzig

Leipzig ©

Little Paris

Leipzig is not only world-famous for its long tradition of trade fairs, but also for its vibrant music and cultural scenes.
Venture out of the city with trips to Dresden (Bruehlsche Terrasse, The Dresden Zwinger, &more). The adventure continues: admire nature's wide array of creatures at Zoo Leipzig, make a trip to Volkerschlachtdenkmal, admire the landmark architecture of Altes Rathaus, and get to know the fascinating history of Naschmarkt.

For where to stay, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Leipzig trip planner.

Traveling by car from Greifswald to Leipzig takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. In October in Leipzig, expect temperatures between 17°C during the day and 8°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Essen.

Things to do in Leipzig

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trip

Highlights from your trip

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Essen

Essen ©

Shopping City

For centuries one of Germany's major coal and steel centers, Essen offers some of Germany's best shopping, religious sites, and historical atmosphere.
On the 24th (Sat), take in panoramic vistas at Rheinturm, then stop by Altstadt, then stop by Messe Essen, and finally contemplate the long history of Zollverein Coal Mine Industrial Complex in Essen. On the 25th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: admire the masterpieces at Museum Folkwang, take a stroll through Konigsallee, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Rheinuferpromenade, and finally don't miss a visit to Kruppsiedlung Margarethenhohe.

For photos, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Essen trip itinerary builder.

Traveling by flight from Leipzig to Essen takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car and train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Hagen.

Things to do in Essen

Shopping · Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods

Side Trip

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Gift & Specialty Shop
Altstadt
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Historic Walking Area
Rheinuferpromenade
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Hagen

Hagen ©
Hagen is the 41st-largest city in Germany. Start off your visit on the 26th (Mon): explore the landscape on two wheels at Rheinischer Esel, then don't miss a visit to Wasserschloss Werdringen, and then test your problem-solving skills at EXITnow.

For ratings, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Hagen driving holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Essen to Hagen takes an hour. In October, plan for daily highs up to 16°C, and evening lows to 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Hannover.

Things to do in Hagen

Parks · Trails · Outdoors · Fun & Games

Side Trip

Highlights from your trip

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Hannover

Hannover ©

City of Fairs

On the 27th (Tue), meet the residents at Erlebnis Zoo Hannover, then stroll around Eilenriede - Park, and then discover the deep blue sea with Tauchschule Blue Water.

To see more things to do, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Hannover day trip tool.

Getting from Hagen to Hannover by car takes about 2.5 hours. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Tue) early enough to catch the train back home.

Things to do in Hannover

Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Wildlife · Tours
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Scuba / Snorkeling
Tauchschule Blue Water
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