14 days in Dresden, Blankenburg & Prague Itinerary

14 days in Dresden, Blankenburg & Prague Itinerary

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Start: Chicago, United States
Fly:  20 h 30 min
1
Dresden, Germany
— 3 nights
Drive:  3 h 15 min
2
Blankenburg, Germany
— 4 nights
Drive:  7 h 30 min
3
Prague, Czech Republic
— 4 nights
Fly:  15 h 30 min
End: Chicago, United States

3
nights
Dresden, Germany

Dresden ©
Dresden boasts a long history as a royal residence of many Saxon kings.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Neues Grünes Gewölbe and Amselsee. Take a break from Dresden with a short trip to Spreewaldfahrt, Familie Goertz in Lubben, about 1h 30 min away. categoryPhrases.sentence.Plan_for_a_day_of_cool_family_friendly_fun_on_the_day_at Bilzbad. There's lots more to do: don't miss a visit to Procession of Princes, admire the masterpieces at The Dresden Zwinger, admire the striking features of Bruehlsche Terrasse, and pause for some serene contemplation at Frauenkirche Dresden.

To find traveler tips, reviews, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Dresden travel route planner.

Chicago, USA to Dresden is an approximately 15- hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train. The time zone difference when traveling from Chicago to Dresden is 7 hours. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Chicago in July, with highs in Dresden at 77°F and lows at 59°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Mon) early enough to travel to Blankenburg.

Things to do in Dresden

Theme Parks Parks Museums

Side Trips

Spreewaldfahrt, Familie Goertz, Bilzbad, Amselsee
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Amselsee ©
Amselsee
Spreewaldfahrt, Familie Goertz ©
Spreewaldfahrt, Familie Goertz
Neues Grünes Gewölbe ©
Neues Grünes Gewölbe

4
nights
Blankenburg, Germany

Blankenburg ©
Explore hidden gems such as Barbarossahohle and Glowgolf. Venture out of the city with trips to Gut Herbigshagen - Heinz Sielmann Stiftung (in Duderstadt), WeltWald Harz (in Bad Grund) and Rabensteiner Stollen (in Ilfeld).

For photos, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Blankenburg journey planner.

Traveling by car from Dresden to Blankenburg takes 2.5 hours. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Fri) early enough to travel to Prague.

Things to do in Blankenburg

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trips

Barbarossahohle, Otterzentrum Hankensbuttel, Glowgolf, Hermannshohle, Gut Herbigshagen - Heinz Sielmann Stiftung
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Gut Herbigshagen - Heinz Sielmann Stiftung ©
Gut Herbigshagen - Heinz Sielmann Stiftung
Barbarossahohle ©
Barbarossahohle
Rabensteiner Stollen ©
Rabensteiner Stollen

4
nights
Prague, Czech Republic

Prague lures millions of tourists each year with its World Heritage-listed medieval city center--a labyrinth of narrow lanes, bridges, cathedrals, and palaces overlooked by a thousand-year-old castle.
Explore hidden gems such as Petrin Tower and Vyšehrad National Cultural Monument. Kids will appreciate attractions like Aquacentrum Sutka and Prague Zoo. There's much more to do: tour the water at your own pace with PRAGUE-BOAT, learn the secrets of beer at a beer tour and tasting, let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour, and stop by Shop Marionety Truhlar.

To find where to stay, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, read our Prague day trip planner.

You can drive from Blankenburg to Prague in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. In August in Prague, expect temperatures between 76°F during the day and 57°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Wed) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Prague

Tours Parks Wildlife
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Beer Tastings & Tours
Petrin Tower ©
Petrin Tower
Aquacentrum Sutka ©
Aquacentrum Sutka

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