12 days in Mecklenburg-West Pomerania Itinerary

12 days in Mecklenburg-West Pomerania Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Rostock
— 3 nights
2
Stralsund
— 2 nights
3
Ostseebad Binz, Rugen Island
— 3 nights
4
Schwerin
— 3 nights

3
nights
Rostock

Rostock
Rostock was once one of the primary ports of the powerful Hanseatic League.
Pack the 2nd (Sun) with family-friendly diversions at Karls Erlebnis-Dorf Rovershagen. There's much more to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Ostseebad Warnemunde, delve into the lush surroundings at Gespensterwald, take in the spiritual surroundings of Munster Bad Doberan, and don't miss a visit to Alter Strom.

To see more things to do, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Rostock trip planner.

Muscat, Oman to Rostock is an approximately 15-hour combination of flight and car. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 3 hours traveling from Muscat to Rostock. Prepare for cooler weather when traveling from Muscat in July: high temperatures in Rostock hover around °C and lows are around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Stralsund.

Things to do in Rostock

Parks Theme Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Bad Doberan, Gespensterwald, Kuhlungsborn Beach, Karls Erlebnis-Dorf Rovershagen
Highlights from your plan
Ostseebad Warnemunde
Ostseebad Warnemunde
Karls Erlebnis-Dorf Rovershagen ©
Karls Erlebnis-Dorf Rovershagen
Warnemunde Lighthouse ©
Warnemunde Lighthouse

2
nights
Stralsund

Stralsund
Set on the Baltic Sea across from the island of Rugen, Straslund has for centuries focused on fishing and shipbuilding industries.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Tue): admire the landmark architecture of Wulflamhaus, contemplate the long history of Stralsunder Rathaus, learn about all things military at Gorch Fock I, thenget up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Ozeaneum Stralsund, and finally get a taste of the local shopping with Stralsunder Piratenschatz. On your second day here, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Marienkirche, thenget up close and personal with brilliant marine life at German Oceanographic Museum (Deutsches Meeresmuseum), thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Nicholas' Church, Stralsund, and finally take in the views from Rugenbrucke Stralsund.

To find traveler tips, maps, reviews, and tourist information, use the Stralsund day trip planner.

Traveling by car from Rostock to Stralsund takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In August, daytime highs in Stralsund are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Wed) so you can go by car to Ostseebad Binz.

Things to do in Stralsund

Historic Sites Museums Parks
Highlights from your plan
Stralsunder Rathaus
Stralsunder Rathaus
Ozeaneum Stralsund ©
Ozeaneum Stralsund
St. Marienkirche ©
St. Marienkirche

3
nights
Ostseebad Binz, Rugen Island

Ostseebad Binz ©
Change things up with these side-trips from Ostseebad Binz: Sassnitz (KONIGSSTUHL National Park Centre, Nationalpark Jasmund Konigsstuhl, &more).

To see ratings, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, read our Ostseebad Binz travel route planner.

Traveling by car from Stralsund to Ostseebad Binz takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Stralsund in August since evenings lows in Ostseebad Binz dip to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sat) so you can go by car to Schwerin.

Things to do in Ostseebad Binz

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Sassnitz, Karls, Seebruecke Sellin
Highlights from your plan
KONIGSSTUHL National Park Centre ©
KONIGSSTUHL National Park Centre
Granitz Hunting Lodge ©
Granitz Hunting Lodge
KdF - Koloss von Ruegen ©
KdF - Koloss von Ruegen

3
nights
Schwerin

Schwerin ©
Schwerin is the capital and second-largest city of the northern German state of Mecklenburg-Vorpommern. On the 9th (Sun), appreciate the history behind Skulpturen "Obotrit mit Pferd", thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Schwerin Cathedral, thentrek along Pfaffenteich, and finally step into the grandiose world of Schwerin Castle (Schweriner Schloss). On the 10th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: ponder the world of politics at Das Arsenal am Pfaffenteich, explore the engaging exhibits at Freilichtmuseum fur Volkskunde Schwerin-Muess, thenmake a trip to Nikolaikirche, and finally don't miss a visit to Kirche St. Georgen.

To see photos, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Schwerin trip planner.

Traveling by car from Ostseebad Binz to Schwerin takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Ostseebad Binz in August, Schwerin is little chillier at night with lows of °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Schwerin

Historic Sites Childrens Museums Museums

Side Trip

Wismar
Highlights from your plan
Schwerin Castle (Schweriner Schloss) ©
Schwerin Castle (Schweriner Schloss)
Schwerin Cathedral ©
Schwerin Cathedral
Nikolaikirche ©
Nikolaikirche