13 days in Germany, Salzburg & Giethoorn Itinerary

13 days in Germany, Salzburg & Giethoorn Itinerary

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1
Munich, Germany
— 1 night
2
Salzburg, Austria
— 5 nights
3
Hamburg, Germany
— 4 nights
4
Giethoorn, The Netherlands
— 1 night

1
night
Munich, Germany

Munich ©
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 30th (Thu), get in on the family fun at Wildpark Poing, then step into the grandiose world of Dachau Palace, then see the interesting displays at Deutsches Museum Flugwerft Schleissheim, and finally make a trip to Mariensaule. Keep things going the next day: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Heiliggeistkirche, get a taste of the local shopping with Kunsthalle Munich, then explore the world behind art at Staatliche Antikensammlung, then pause for some serene contemplation at Burgersaalkirche, and finally admire the masterpieces at Michael-Ende-Museum.

To see ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Munich trip builder.

Mumbai, India to Munich is an approximately 11.5-hour flight. Traveling from Mumbai to Munich, you'll gain 4.5 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Mumbai in April, expect Munich to be colder, temps between 16°C and 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Fri) to allow time to drive to Salzburg.

Things to do in Munich

Museums · Historic Sites · Theme Parks

Side Trips

Wildpark Poing, Deutsches Museum Flugwerft Schleissheim, Dachau Palace
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Deutsches Museum Flugwerft Schleissheim ©
Deutsches Museum Flugwerft Schleissheim
Wildpark Poing ©
Wildpark Poing
Staatliche Antikensammlung
Staatliche Antikensammlung

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nights
Salzburg, Austria

Surrounded by mountain ranges and boasting a well-preserved city center, Salzburg melds culture and history.
Explore hidden gems such as Steingasse and Stift Admont. Do some cultural sightseeing at Kollegienkirche (Collegiate Church) and FAHRTRAUM. Venture out of the city with trips to Badestrand Hallstatt (in Hallstatt), Musik Instrumenten Museum Der Volker (in St Gilgen) and Skigebiet Grossarltal-Dorfgastein (in Grossarl). There's still lots to do: make a trip to Mullner Kirche, try your luck at Casino Salzburg, look for gifts at Einfach Schoen MODE, and steep yourself in history at Kapitelplatz & Kapitelschwemme.

To find where to stay, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Salzburg trip tool.

Drive from Munich to Salzburg in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In May in Salzburg, expect temperatures between 21°C during the day and 9°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Wed) so you can travel to Hamburg.

Things to do in Salzburg

Outdoors · Historic Sites · Parks

Side Trips

Badestrand Hallstatt, Musik Instrumenten Museum Der Volker, Fuschlsee Rundweg, Skigebiet Grossarltal-Dorfgastein, Stift Admont
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Parasailing & Paragliding
Stift Admont ©
Stift Admont
Badestrand Hallstatt ©
Badestrand Hallstatt

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nights
Hamburg, Germany

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.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Wildpark Schwarze Berge and Neuengamme Concentration Camp Memorial. Bring the kids along to Freilichtmuseum fur Volkskunde Schwerin-Muess and Museumsschiff Cap San Diego. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Hamburg: Familienlagune Perlebucht (in Busum) and An der Obertrave (in Lubeck). The adventure continues: see the interesting displays at Deutsches Zollmuseum, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Hauptkirche St. Jacobi, and admire the masterpieces at Panoptikum.

To find traveler tips, reviews, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Hamburg trip maker.

Traveling by flight from Salzburg to Hamburg takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In May, plan for daily highs up to 20°C, and evening lows to 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sun) so you can travel to Giethoorn.

Things to do in Hamburg

Museums · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trips

Familienlagune Perlebucht, Wildpark Schwarze Berge, Freilichtmuseum fur Volkskunde Schwerin-Muess, An der Obertrave
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Neuengamme Concentration Camp Memorial ©
Neuengamme Concentration Camp Memorial
Wildpark Schwarze Berge ©
Wildpark Schwarze Berge
Familienlagune Perlebucht ©
Familienlagune Perlebucht

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night
Giethoorn, The Netherlands

Giethoorn ©
Giethoorn is a village in the Dutch province of Overijssel. Kick off your visit on the 11th (Mon): learn about winemaking at Wijngoed de Reestlandhoeve, get engrossed in the history at Vollenhove City Museum, then examine the collection at HistoMobil, then see the interesting displays at Museum Giethoorn 't Olde Maat Uus, and finally examine the collection at Gloria Maris Schelpengalerie.

For where to stay, photos, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Giethoorn attractions planning tool.

Getting from Hamburg to Giethoorn by car takes about 4 hours. Expect a daytime high around 20°C in May, and nighttime lows around 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Giethoorn

Museums · Wineries

Side Trips

Vollenhove City Museum, Wijngoed de Reestlandhoeve
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Gloria Maris Schelpengalerie ©
Gloria Maris Schelpengalerie
Vollenhove City Museum ©
Vollenhove City Museum
Museum Giethoorn 't Olde Maat Uus ©
Museum Giethoorn 't Olde Maat Uus

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