13 days in Germany Itinerary

13 days in Germany Itinerary

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13 days in Germany Itinerary

Start: Munich
Drive:  2 h 15 min
1
Rothenburg
— Few hours
Drive:  3 h 45 min
2
Wernigerode
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 30 min
3
Hamburg
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
4
Fehmarn
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 45 min
5
Wismar
— Few hours
Drive:  1 h
6
Rostock
— Few hours
Drive:  2 h
7
Ostseebad Binz
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
8
Usedom, Usedom Island
— 2 nights
car:  3 h
9
Berlin
— 1 night
Train:  1 h 45 min
10
Dresden
— 1 night
Drive:  4 h 15 min
End: Munich

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Rothenburg

Rothenburg ©
An old imperial city, Rothenburg is the main tourist stop on the scenic Romantic Road of Bavaria.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Tue): contemplate the long history of Gerlachschmiede, contemplate the long history of Town Walls, then don't miss a visit to Vieille Ville, then see the interesting displays at Medieval Crime Museum (Mittelalterliches Kriminalmuseum), and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Jacob's Church (St. Jakobskirche).

To see more things to do, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Rothenburg trip planner.

Munich to Rothenburg is an approximately 2.5-hour car ride. You can also take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. In September, daytime highs in Rothenburg are 21°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Wernigerode.

Things to do in Rothenburg

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Museums
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Town Walls ©
Town Walls
Altstadt ©
Altstadt
St. Jacob's Church (St. Jakobskirche) ©

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Wernigerode

Wernigerode ©
In the foothills of the Harz Mountains in central Germany, Wernigerode offers energetic nightlife, scenic vistas, and fine dining within a medieval town of spires, castles, and timbered buildings.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Wed): explore the historical opulence of Wernigerode Castle, then get a sense of history and politics at Rathaus Wernigerode, then explore the engaging exhibits at Kleinstes Haus, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Altstadt Quedlinburg.

To find out how to plan a trip to Wernigerode, use our trip itinerary maker.

Drive from Rothenburg to Wernigerode in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Wed) so you can go by car to Hamburg.

Things to do in Wernigerode

Historic Sites Museums Childrens Museums

Side Trip

Altstadt Quedlinburg
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Wernigerode Castle ©
Wernigerode Castle
Altstadt Quedlinburg ©
Altstadt Quedlinburg
Rathaus Wernigerode ©
Rathaus Wernigerode

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Hamburg

Hamburg ©
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.
Visit Speicherstadt and Hauptkirche St. Michaelis for their historical value. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Miniatur Wunderland and Reeperbahn. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Hamburg: Lubeck (Lubeck Altstadt (Lubeck Oldtown) & Loewen-Apotheke). Next up on the itinerary: kick back and relax at Wildpark Schwarze Berge, ponder the world of politics at Townhall, and get to know the fascinating history of Alter Elbtunnel.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Hamburg trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Traveling by car from Wernigerode to Hamburg takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 22°C in September, and nighttime lows around 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 14th (Sat) to allow time for the car ride to Fehmarn.

Things to do in Hamburg

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Museums

Side Trips

Lubeck, Wildpark Schwarze Berge
Highlights from your plan
Speicherstadt ©
Speicherstadt
Miniatur Wunderland ©
Miniatur Wunderland
Alter Elbtunnel ©
Alter Elbtunnel

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night
Fehmarn

Fehmarn ©
On the 14th (Sat), admire nature's wide array of creatures at Meereszentrum Fehmarn.

For where to stay, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, read Fehmarn road trip planner .

Traveling by car from Hamburg to Fehmarn takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Sun) early enough to drive to Wismar.

Things to do in Fehmarn

Zoos & Aquariums Parks
Highlights from your plan
Meereszentrum Fehmarn ©
Meereszentrum Fehmarn

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Wismar

Wismar ©
Wismar is a port and Hanseatic city in Northern Germany on the Baltic Sea, in the state of Mecklenburg-Vorpommern. Start off your visit on the 15th (Sun): make a trip to Nikolaikirche, make a trip to Kirche St. Georgen, and then don't miss a visit to Marienkirche.

To see reviews, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Wismar trip itinerary planner .

Getting from Fehmarn to Wismar by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. In September, daytime highs in Wismar are 22°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 15th (Sun) to allow time for the bus ride to Rostock.
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Kirche St. Georgen ©
Kirche St. Georgen

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Rostock

Rostock
Rostock was once one of the primary ports of the powerful Hanseatic League.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Sun): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Sankt Marien Kirche.

For ratings, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Rostock journey site .

Traveling by bus from Wismar to Rostock takes an hour. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In September in Rostock, expect temperatures between 22°C during the day and 11°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sun) to allow enough time to take a train to Ostseebad Binz.

Things to do in Rostock

Historic Sites

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Ostseebad Binz

Ostseebad Binz ©
On the 16th (Mon), appreciate the extensive heritage of Kreidefelsen, then explore the historical opulence of Jagdschloss Granitz, then kick back and relax at Binzer Strand, and finally admire the striking features of KdF - Koloss von Ruegen. On the 17th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: stroll around Park der Sinne, get to know the fascinating history of Kap Arkona, and then meet the residents at Ozeaneum Stralsund.

For where to stay, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Ostseebad Binz road trip planning website .

Take a train from Rostock to Ostseebad Binz in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In September, daytime highs in Ostseebad Binz are 21°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Wed) early enough to drive to Usedom.

Things to do in Ostseebad Binz

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Kap Arkona, Kreidefelsen, Ozeaneum Stralsund
Highlights from your plan
Binzer Strand ©
Binzer Strand
Granitz Hunting Lodge ©
Granitz Hunting Lodge
Kreidefelsen ©
Kreidefelsen

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Usedom, Usedom Island

Usedom ©
Get a sense of the local culture at Die Gristower Kirche and Neues Tor. Stargarder Tor and Klosterruine Eldena will appeal to history buffs. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Usedom: Greifswald (St. Nikolai Cathedral & Museumshafen) and Peenemunde (The Peenemunde Historical Technical Museum & U-Boot-Museum Peenemunde).

To find more things to do, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Usedom tour website .

You can drive from Ostseebad Binz to Usedom in 2 hours. In September, daytime highs in Usedom are 21°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. On the 20th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Berlin.

Things to do in Usedom

Museums Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trips

Greifswald, Peenemunde, Neubrandenburg, Die Gristower Kirche, Heringsdorfer Strand
Highlights from your plan
Neues Tor ©
Neues Tor
St. Nikolai Cathedral ©
St. Nikolai Cathedral

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night
Berlin

Berlin ©
The country's capital and largest city, Berlin is a diverse urban center boasting a lively nightlife and countless things to do.
On the 20th (Fri), contemplate the long history of Bebelplatz.

To find photos, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, go to the Berlin online driving holiday planner .

Explore your travel options from Usedom to Berlin with the Route module. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sat) so you can take a train to Dresden.

Things to do in Berlin

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Pergamonmuseum ©
Pergamonmuseum
East Side Gallery ©
East Side Gallery
Potsdamer Platz ©
Potsdamer Platz

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Dresden

Dresden ©
Dresden boasts a long history as a royal residence of many Saxon kings.
On the 22nd (Sun), explore the historical opulence of Pillnitz Castle & Park.

For maps, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Dresden trip itinerary planning app .

Traveling by train from Berlin to Dresden takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In September, plan for daily highs up to 22°C, and evening lows to 12°C. You'll have a few hours on the 22nd (Sun) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Dresden

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Schloss & Park Pillnitz ©
Schloss & Park Pillnitz

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