14 days in Germany, Austria & Switzerland Itinerary

14 days in Germany, Austria & Switzerland Itinerary

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Magdeburg, Germany
— Few hours
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Berlin, Germany
— 1 night
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Nuremberg, Germany
— 2 nights
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Munich, Germany
— 1 night
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Vienna, Austria
— 1 night
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Salzburg, Austria
— 1 night
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Zurich, Switzerland
— 2 nights
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Bern, Switzerland
— 1 night
9
Interlaken, Switzerland
— 2 nights
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Freiburg im Breisgau, Germany
— 1 day
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Stuttgart, Germany
— Few hours
12
Frankfurt, Germany
— 1 day

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Magdeburg, Germany

Magdeburg ©
Long known as one of the most important urban centers of medieval Germany, Magdeburg today boasts both an impressive historical core and a booming tech industry.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Sun): buy something for everyone on your list at Boerde Park.

For where to stay, ratings, photos, and tourist information, read Magdeburg journey planner.

Hannover to Magdeburg is an approximately 1.5-hour car ride. You can also take a train; or take a bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Berlin.

Things to do in Magdeburg

Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Boerde Park ©
Boerde Park

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Berlin, Germany

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 18th (Mon), explore the historical opulence of Charlottenburg Palace and then appreciate the history behind Brandenburg Gate.

For more things to do, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Berlin trip planner.

Traveling by car from Magdeburg to Berlin takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Mon) early enough to travel to Nuremberg.

Things to do in Berlin

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Charlottenburg Palace ©
Charlottenburg Palace
Brandenburg Gate ©
Brandenburg Gate

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Nuremberg, Germany

Nuremberg ©
Nuremberg's historic town center stands in the shadow of a towering imperial castle that dominates its northwestern corner.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Tue): admire the striking features of Stadt Rothenburg ob der Tauber, look for gifts at Kathe Wohlfahrt, steep yourself in history at Burgtor und Burg, thenwander the streets of Altstadt, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Jacob's Church (St. Jakobskirche), and finally contemplate the long history of Rodertor. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 20th (Wed): hunt for treasures at Hauptmarkt and then get behind the scenes at Confiserie Lauenstein.

For more things to do, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Nuremberg driving holiday app.

Getting from Berlin to Nuremberg by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a train; or drive. In May, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Wed) early enough to drive to Munich.

Things to do in Nuremberg

Historic Sites Shopping Tours

Side Trips

Rothenburg, Confiserie Lauenstein
Highlights from your plan
Kaiserburg Nurnberg ©
Kaiserburg Nurnberg
Altstadt ©
Altstadt
St. Jacob's Church (St. Jakobskirche) ©
St. Jacob's Church (St. Jakobskirche)

1
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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.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Thu): explore the historical opulence of Schloss Neuschwanstein and then stop by Kare Kraftwerk.

For where to stay, photos, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Munich trip builder tool.

You can drive from Nuremberg to Munich in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a bus. May in Munich sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Thu) so you can drive to Vienna.

Things to do in Munich

Historic Sites Shopping

Side Trip

Schloss Neuschwanstein
Highlights from your plan
Schloss Neuschwanstein ©
Schloss Neuschwanstein
Kare Kraftwerk ©
Kare Kraftwerk

1
night
Vienna, Austria

Vienna ©
The cultural, economic, and political center of the country, Vienna has developed from its early Celtic and Roman roots into a medieval and Baroque city, with an old town that was designated a World Heritage Site in 2001.
On the 22nd (Fri), pause for some serene contemplation at St. Stephen's Cathedral and then browse the eclectic array of goods at Vienna Naschmarkt.

To see maps, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Vienna trip planning tool.

Drive from Munich to Vienna in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. May in Vienna sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 22nd (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Salzburg.

Things to do in Vienna

Shopping Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
St. Stephen's Cathedral ©
St. Stephen's Cathedral
Vienna Naschmarkt ©
Vienna Naschmarkt

1
night
Salzburg, Austria

Salzburg ©
Surrounded by mountain ranges and boasting a well-preserved city center, Salzburg melds culture and history.
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Sat): admire the landmark architecture of Salzburg Cathedral, thenget engrossed in the history at Mozarts Geburtshaus, and then get a taste of the local shopping with Getreidegasse.

For reviews, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Salzburg online travel route planner.

You can fly from Vienna to Salzburg in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In May, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sat) so you can travel to Zurich.

Things to do in Salzburg

Historic Sites Shopping Museums
Highlights from your plan
Salzburg Cathedral ©
Salzburg Cathedral
Mozarts Geburtshaus ©
Mozarts Geburtshaus
Getreidegasse ©
Getreidegasse

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Zurich, Switzerland

Zurich ©
The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Sun): wander the streets of Bahnhofstrasse, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Grossmunster, and then take a stroll through Old Town. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: stop by Confiserie Sprungli, thenadmire the striking features of Fraumünster Church, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Limmat.

To see maps, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Zurich trip itinerary site.

Getting from Salzburg to Zurich by combination of train and flight takes about 6 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In May, daily temperatures in Zurich can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Mon) early enough to catch the train to Bern.

Things to do in Zurich

Neighborhoods Historic Sites Nature
Highlights from your plan
Bahnhofstrasse ©
Bahnhofstrasse
Old Town ©
Old Town
Fraumünster Church ©
Fraumünster Church

1
night
Bern, Switzerland

Bern
The capital and political center of Switzerland, Bern sits on a peninsula formed by the U-shaped River Aare.
For ratings, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, go to the Bern road trip website.

Traveling by train from Zurich to Bern takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In May, daytime highs in Bern are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. You'll set off for Interlaken on the 26th (Tue).

Things to do in Bern

Outdoors Parks Museums

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Interlaken, Switzerland

Interlaken ©
Nestled between Lake Thun and Lake Brienz in the heart of the Jungfrau region, Interlaken became popular for its proximity to the mountains and lakes of the Bernese Oberland region.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Wed): look for gifts at Albert Schild AG - Swisssouvenir, stop by Mad Cow, look for gifts at Swiss Made Shop Wengen, thenstop by Alpia Sport + Mode, thenstop by Central Sport, and finally explore the stunning scenery at Aare Gorge. On the next day, glide through the air with a parasailing or paragliding tour, stop by Swiss Mountain Market Unique Regional Souvenirs, and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Harderkulm.

To find traveler tips, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Interlaken itinerary planner.

You can drive from Bern to Interlaken in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In May in Interlaken, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Thu) so you can drive to Freiburg im Breisgau.

Things to do in Interlaken

Shopping Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Wengen, Aare Gorge
Highlights from your plan
Mad Cow ©
Mad Cow
Central Sport ©
Central Sport
Swiss Made Shop Wengen ©
Swiss Made Shop Wengen

1
day
Freiburg im Breisgau, Germany

Freiburg im Breisgau ©
In the heart of a major wine-producing region, Freiburg im Breisgau serves as the primary entry point for tours into the scenic Black Forest mountain range.
On the 29th (Fri), pause for some photo ops at Schwabentor, thenadmire the landmark architecture of Freiburger Münster, thenexplore the historical opulence of Hochburg bei Emmendingen, and finally stroll around Seepark.

Before you visit Freiburg im Breisgau, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

You can drive from Interlaken to Freiburg im Breisgau in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. In May, daytime highs in Freiburg im Breisgau are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Fri) so you can go by car to Stuttgart.

Things to do in Freiburg im Breisgau

Historic Sites Parks Outdoors

Side Trip

Hochburg bei Emmendingen
Highlights from your plan
Freiburger Münster ©
Freiburger Münster
Seepark ©
Seepark
Schwabentor ©
Schwabentor

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Stuttgart, Germany

Stuttgart
Stuttgart spreads across a variety of valleys, parks, and hills--many of them covered by vineyards.
For ratings, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Stuttgart sightseeing planning tool.

You can drive from Freiburg im Breisgau to Stuttgart in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In May, daytime highs in Stuttgart are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. On the 29th (Fri), you're off to Frankfurt.

Things to do in Stuttgart

Museums Historic Sites Nightlife

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day
Frankfurt, Germany

Frankfurt ©
A global center of finance and transportation, Frankfurt is perhaps best known for its futuristic cityscape.
Start off your visit on the 30th (Sat): admire the landmark architecture of Cathedral of St. Bartholomew (Dom St. Bartholomaus), thenbuy something for everyone on your list at Main-Taunus Zentrum, and then ponder the design of Fountain of Justice.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Frankfurt trip builder app.

You can take a train from Stuttgart to Frankfurt in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In May in Frankfurt, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Sat) early enough to catch the train back home.

Things to do in Frankfurt

Shopping Historic Sites

Side Trip

Main-Taunus Zentrum
Highlights from your plan
Main-Taunus Zentrum ©
Main-Taunus Zentrum
Fountain of Justice ©
Fountain of Justice

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