15 days in Hesse Itinerary

15 days in Hesse Itinerary

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Fulda
— 2 nights
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Kassel
— 4 nights
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Marburg
— 3 nights
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Frankfurt
— 5 nights

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Fulda

Fulda ©
Fulda is a city in Hesse, Germany; it is located on the river Fulda and is the administrative seat of the Fulda district . Attractions like Schlossgarten Fulda and Stadtschloss City Palace Fulda make great kid-friendly stops. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Wasserkuppe and St. Boniface Monument. Step out of Fulda with an excursion to Stiftsruine in Bad Hersfeld--about 42 minutes away. The adventure continues: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Michaelskirche, pause for some serene contemplation at Stadtpfarrkirche, and don't miss a visit to Heertor.

To see photos, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Fulda trip itinerary builder site.

Frankfurt to Fulda is an approximately 1.5-hour train ride. You can also drive. Traveling from Frankfurt in July, plan for a bit cooler nights in Fulda, with lows around 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Mon) to allow time to take a train to Kassel.

Things to do in Fulda

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature

Side Trips

Wasserkuppe, Stiftsruine
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Schlossgarten Fulda ©
Schlossgarten Fulda
Wasserkuppe ©
Wasserkuppe
Michaelskirche ©
Michaelskirche

4
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Kassel

Kassel ©
Despite suffering total devastation from bombing raids and house-to-house combat during the Second World War, Kassel today has been revitalized as a city of high education, high culture, and the arts.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Schloss Wilhelmshohe and Staatspark Karlsaue. Family-friendly places like Tierpark Sababurg and WildtierPark Edersee will thrill your kids. Change things up with these side-trips from Kassel: Edersee (in Waldeck), Fritzlar (in Fritzlar) and Wandelhalle (in Bad Wildungen). There's lots more to do: don't miss a visit to Wasserkuenste, step into the grandiose world of Rapunzelturm, and examine the collection at Museum fuer Sepulkralkultur.

To find ratings, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Kassel trip planner.

Getting from Fulda to Kassel by train takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: drive. In July in Kassel, expect temperatures between 27°C during the day and 16°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 31st (Fri) early enough to go by car to Marburg.

Things to do in Kassel

Parks · Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trips

Edersee, Tierpark Sababurg, WildtierPark Edersee, Fritzlar, Rapunzelturm
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Schloss Wilhelmshohe ©
Schloss Wilhelmshohe
Tierpark Sababurg ©
Tierpark Sababurg
WildtierPark Edersee ©
WildtierPark Edersee

3
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Marburg

Marburg ©
Marburg is a university town in the German federal state (Bundesland) of Hesse, capital of the Marburg-Biedenkopf district (Landkreis). Discover out-of-the-way places like St. Elizabeth Kirche and Historische Altstadt Wetzlar. Family-friendly places like Weilburg Castle and Botanischer Garten Giessen will thrill your kids. Change things up with these side-trips from Marburg: Schloss Braunfels (in Braunfels) and Wetzlar (Wetzlar Cathedral & Leitz-Park). Next up on the itinerary: examine the collection at Marburger Landgrafenschloss Museum, ponder the world of politics at Rathaus Marburg, and pause for some serene contemplation at Marburger Universitatskirche.

For ratings, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Marburg trip itinerary maker app.

Traveling by car from Kassel to Marburg takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. July in Marburg sees daily highs of 24°C and lows of 17°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Mon) so you can drive to Frankfurt.

Things to do in Marburg

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Wetzlar, Giessen, Schloss Braunfels, Weilburg Castle
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St. Elizabeth Kirche ©
St. Elizabeth Kirche
Weilburg Castle ©
Weilburg Castle
Mathematikum ©
Mathematikum

5
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Frankfurt

Frankfurt ©
A global center of finance and transportation, Frankfurt is perhaps best known for its futuristic cityscape.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Freizeitpark Lochmuhle and Wildpark Alte Fasanerie Klein-Auheim. Kids will enjoy Dialogmuseum Frankfurt and Tier- und Pflanzenpark Fasanerie. Get out of town with these interesting Frankfurt side-trips: Benedictine Abbey of St. Hildegard (in Ruedesheim am Rhein), Romerkastell Saalburg und archaologischer Park (in Bad Homburg) and Darmstadt (Mathildenhoehe & Kirche Hl. Maria Magdalena). There's still lots to do: appreciate the extensive heritage of Neroberg, examine the collection at Hessisches Landesmuseum Darmstadt, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Russian Orthodox Church, and contemplate the long history of Old Nicholas Church (Alte Nikolaikirche).

For maps, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, read Frankfurt day trip tool.

Traveling by car from Marburg to Frankfurt takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. While traveling from Marburg, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Frankfurt, ranging from highs of 29°C to lows of 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Frankfurt

Historic Sites · Parks · Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Bad Homburg, Wiesbaden, Darmstadt, Benedictine Abbey of St. Hildegard, Freizeitpark Lochmuhle
Highlights from your plan
Neroberg ©
Neroberg
Freizeitpark Lochmuhle ©
Freizeitpark Lochmuhle
Wildpark Alte Fasanerie Klein-Auheim ©
Wildpark Alte Fasanerie Klein-Auheim

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