15 days in Germany Itinerary

15 days in Germany Itinerary

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Berlin
— 3 nights
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Dresden
— 3 nights
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Munich
— 3 nights
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Rothenburg
— 2 nights
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Rust
— 1 night
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Hamburg
— 2 nights

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Berlin

Berlin ©

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.
Kids will enjoy The Holocaust Memorial - Memorial to the Murdered Jews of Europe and Zoo Berlin. There's much more to do: appreciate the history behind Brandenburg Gate, steep yourself in history at Mauermuseum - Museum Haus am Checkpoint Charlie, don't miss a visit to East Side Gallery, and pause for some serene contemplation at Berliner Dom.

To see more things to do, photos, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Berlin trip site.

Use the Route module to see travel options from your home to Berlin. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Dresden.

Things to do in Berlin

Historic Sites · Museums · Zoos & Aquariums · Parks
Highlights from your plan
Brandenburg Gate ©
Brandenburg Gate
Zoo Berlin ©
Zoo Berlin
Reichstag Building ©
Reichstag Building

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nights
Dresden

Dresden ©

Florence of the North

Dresden boasts a long history as a royal residence of many Saxon kings.
Family-friendly places like The Dresden Zwinger and Albertinum will thrill your kids. Next up on the itinerary: pause for some serene contemplation at Frauenkirche Dresden, engage your brain at Deutsches Hygiene-Museum, get to know the resident critters at Zoo Dresden, and see the interesting displays at Neues Grünes Gewölbe.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Dresden road trip tool.

Getting from Berlin to Dresden by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In August, daytime highs in Dresden are 28°C, while nighttime lows are 16°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Fri) so you can go by car to Munich.

Things to do in Dresden

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Childrens Museums
Highlights from your plan
The Dresden Zwinger ©
The Dresden Zwinger
Deutsches Hygiene-Museum ©
Deutsches Hygiene-Museum
Zoo Dresden ©
Zoo Dresden

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Munich

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.
Bring the kids along to English Garden and Nymphenburg Palace. There's lots more to do: don't miss a visit to Marienplatz, cool off at Ungerer Bad, take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Peter's Church, and examine the collection at Munich Residenz.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Munich day trip planner.

Traveling by car from Dresden to Munich takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a train. In August, daily temperatures in Munich can reach 28°C, while at night they dip to 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Mon) so you can drive to Rothenburg.

Things to do in Munich

Museums · Historic Sites · Childrens Museums · Nature
Highlights from your plan
Deutsches Museum ©
Deutsches Museum
Marienplatz ©
Marienplatz
Nymphenburg Palace ©
Nymphenburg Palace

2
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Rothenburg

Rothenburg ©

Medieval Heart of Germany

An old imperial city, Rothenburg is the main tourist stop on the scenic Romantic Road of Bavaria.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Tue): step into the grandiose world of Fortress Marienberg, take in nature's colorful creations at Furstengarten Marienberg, then admire the natural beauty at Der Hofgarten, and finally explore the historical opulence of Würzburg Residence. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: admire the landmark architecture of Stadt Rothenburg ob der Tauber, don't miss a visit to Galgengasse, make a trip to Kobolzeller Tor, then contemplate the long history of Altstadt, then contemplate the long history of Burgtor und Burg, and finally admire the natural beauty at Burggarten.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Rothenburg journey website.

Getting from Munich to Rothenburg by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. In August, daytime highs in Rothenburg are 27°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Rust.

Things to do in Rothenburg

Historic Sites · Parks · Museums · Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Würzburg Residence ©
Würzburg Residence
Fortress Marienberg ©
Fortress Marienberg
Furstengarten Marienberg ©
Furstengarten Marienberg

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Rust

Rust ©
Originally a poor fishing village, Rust now features a world-class amusement park complex.
On the 13th (Thu), learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Mundenhof and then find something for the whole family at Europa-Park.

To find more things to do, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Rust trip planning app.

You can drive from Rothenburg to Rust in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. In August, daytime highs in Rust are 30°C, while nighttime lows are 16°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Hamburg.

Things to do in Rust

Theme Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Parks

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Europa-Park ©
Europa-Park
Mundenhof ©
Mundenhof

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Hamburg

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.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Fri): get the lay of the land with Walking tours, then get to know the fascinating history of Speicherstadt, and then examine the collection at Miniatur Wunderland. Keep things going the next day: take in nature's colorful creations at Planten un Blomen and then meet the residents at Tierpark Hagenbeck.

For ratings, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, read Hamburg road trip planning website.

You can do a combination of train, tram, and flight from Rust to Hamburg in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from Rust in August, you will find days in Hamburg are slightly colder (26°C), and nights are about the same (14°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sat) so you can take a train back home.

Things to do in Hamburg

Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Museums · Tours
Highlights from your plan
Walking tours
Tierpark Hagenbeck ©
Tierpark Hagenbeck
Miniatur Wunderland ©
Miniatur Wunderland

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