13 days in Germany & Amsterdam Itinerary

13 days in Germany & Amsterdam Itinerary

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Hamburg, Germany
— 2 nights
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Berlin, Germany
— 2 nights
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Munich, Germany
— 2 nights
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Cologne, Germany
— 2 nights
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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Hamburg, Germany

Gateway to the World

As the country's biggest port and one of the busiest in all of Europe, Hamburg has a well-deserved reputation as Germany's Gateway to the World.
Hamburg is known for museums, historic sites, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: see the interesting displays at Miniatur Wunderland, get a sense of history and politics at Townhall, wander the streets of Reeperbahn, and see the top attractions with Sightseeing Tours.

For ratings, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, read Hamburg trip itinerary builder website.

Los Angeles, USA to Hamburg is an approximately 16-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Central European Standard Time (CET) is 9 hours. When traveling from Los Angeles in November, plan for cooler days in Hamburg, with highs around 47°F, while nights are a bit cooler with lows around 38°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sat) so you can catch the train to Berlin.

Things to do in Hamburg

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Neighborhoods
Highlights from your trip
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Must see
Walking tours
4.9
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Specialty Museum
Miniatur Wunderland
4.8
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Art Museum
Kunsthalle Hamburg
4.4

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Berlin, Germany

Athens of the Spree

The country's capital and largest city, Berlin is a diverse urban center boasting a lively nightlife and countless things to do.
On the 21st (Sun), pause for some photo ops at Victory Column (Siegessaule), pause for some photo ops at Brandenburg Gate, appreciate the history behind The Holocaust Memorial - Memorial to the Murdered Jews of Europe, then get a sense of history and politics at Reichstag Building, and finally contemplate the long history of Memorial of the Berlin Wall. On your second day here, contemplate the long history of East Side Gallery, then take in the local highlights with Walking tours, and then explore the world behind art at Pergamonmuseum.

To find ratings, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Berlin trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by train from Hamburg to Berlin takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Munich.

Things to do in Berlin

Highlights from your trip
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Must see
Walking tours
4.8
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Government Building
Reichstag Building
4.6
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Monument
Brandenburg Gate
4.6

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Munich, Germany

Munich ©

Village of a Million People

Often described as the city of laptops and lederhosen, Munich is an international center of business, engineering, research, and medicine that still maintains a rich cultural heritage and age-old traditions.
On the 23rd (Tue), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Peter's Church, make a trip to Marienplatz, then engage your brain at Deutsches Museum, and finally get a sense of history and politics at New Town Hall (Neus Rathaus).

To find ratings, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, read Munich trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Berlin to Munich takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In November, daytime highs in Munich are 47°F, while nighttime lows are 34°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Cologne.

Things to do in Munich

Childrens Museums · Museums · Historic Sites
Highlights from your trip
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Science Museum
Deutsches Museum
4.2
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Landmark
Marienplatz
4.7
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Religious Site
St. Peter's Church
4.6

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Cologne, Germany

Cologne ©

City of Churches

Though Cologne famously contains 12 Romanesque churches, the city's top prize remains its landmark Gothic cathedral.
Explore Cologne's surroundings by going to Dusseldorf (Rheinuferpromenade, Altstadt, &more). The adventure continues: don't miss a visit to Cologne Cathedral, admire nature's wide array of creatures at Koelner Zoo, explore the world behind art at Museum Ludwig, and see the interesting displays at Chocolate Museum.

For more things to do, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, read Cologne journey planning app.

Traveling by flight from Munich to Cologne takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In November, daily temperatures in Cologne can reach 50°F, while at night they dip to 39°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Fri) early enough to drive to Amsterdam.

Things to do in Cologne

Museums · Historic Sites · Zoos & Aquariums · Parks

Side Trip

Highlights from your trip
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Specialty Museum
Chocolate Museum
3.8
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World heritage site
Cologne Cathedral
4.8

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Amsterdam ©

Venice of the North

Known as one of the greatest small cities in the world, Amsterdam charms visitors with its cool and cozy atmosphere.
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Sat): explore the world behind art at Rijksmuseum, take an in-depth tour of Anne Frank House, and then wander the streets of The Jordaan. On the next day, explore the world behind art at Museum Het Rembrandthuis (Rembrandt House), then steep yourself in history at Begijnhof, then walk around Vondelpark, and finally admire the masterpieces at Van Gogh Museum.

For reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Amsterdam trip itinerary app.

You can drive from Cologne to Amsterdam in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a train. In November, plan for daily highs up to 51°F, and evening lows to 40°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Mon) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Highlights from your trip
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Must see
Van Gogh Museum
4.5
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Must see
Anne Frank House
4.4
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Art Museum
Rijksmuseum
4.6

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