18 days in Eastern Germany Itinerary

18 days in Eastern Germany Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Eastern Germany vacation planner

Make it your trip
Fly to Hannover Airport, Drive to Salzwedel
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Salzwedel
— 1 night
Drive
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Wernigerode
— 3 nights
Drive
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Halle (Saale)
— 3 nights
Train
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Berlin
— 9 nights
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Salzwedel

— 1 night
Salzwedel GeographySalzwedel is situated at the Jeetze River in the northwestern part of the Altmark. Start off your visit on the 28th (Wed): look for gifts at Erste Salzwedeler Baumkuchen-Fabrik, then appreciate the history behind Sperlingsberg, then explore the historical opulence of Jagdschloss Letzlingen, and finally explore the different monuments and memorials at Gedenkstaette Feldscheune Isenschnibbe Gardelegen. On the 29th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: pause for some serene contemplation at Sankt-Petri-Kirche, admire the striking features of Uhrenturm, make a trip to Markische Olmuhle, don't miss a visit to Rathaus Wittenberge, then admire the local landmark of Friedrich-Ludwig-Jahn Denkmal, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Haus der vier Jahreszeiten.

To find reviews, maps, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Salzwedel trip planner.

Toronto, Canada to Salzwedel is an approximately 15-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Central European Standard Time (CET) is 6 hours. In August, Salzwedel is slightly colder than Toronto - with highs of 26°C and lows of 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Thu) so you can travel to Wernigerode.

Things to do in Salzwedel

Historic Sites · Shopping

Side Trips

Wernigerode

— 3 nights

Colorful Town in the Harz Foothills

In the foothills of the Harz Mountains in central Germany, Wernigerode offers energetic nightlife, scenic vistas, and fine dining within a medieval town of spires, castles, and timbered buildings.
Explore Wernigerode's surroundings by going to Hexentanzplatz Thale (in Thale) and Pullman City Harz (in Hasselfelde). Spend the 30th (Fri) exploring nature at Harz National Park. Next up on the itinerary: get to know the fascinating history of Altstadt, don't miss a visit to Barocke Schlossgaerten, explore the historical opulence of Wernigerode Castle, and contemplate the long history of Kirche St. Agidii.

To find ratings, photos, and other tourist information, use the Wernigerode trip planner.

Getting from Salzwedel to Wernigerode by car takes about 2 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Sun) to allow time to drive to Halle (Saale).

Things to do in Wernigerode

Parks · Nature · Theme Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Halle (Saale)

— 3 nights
Halle is a city in the southern part of the German state Saxony-Anhalt.Halle is an economic and educational center in central-eastern Germany. Get out of town with these interesting Halle (Saale) side-trips: Magdeburg (Magdeburger Dom & Gruene Zitadelle), Gartenreich Dessau-Worlitz (in Worlitz) and Castle Church (in Wittenberg). The adventure continues: ponder the world of politics at Landgericht Halle, take in the waterfront activity at Marina Muecheln, admire the landmark architecture of Bauhaus Dessau Foundation, and make a splash at Maya Mare.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, use the Halle (Saale) road trip tool.

You can drive from Wernigerode to Halle (Saale) in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. In September, plan for daily highs up to 22°C, and evening lows to 14°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Wed) so you can catch the train to Berlin.

Things to do in Halle (Saale)

Parks · Theme Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Berlin

— 9 nights

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.
Berlin is known for museums, historic sites, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the local highlights with Walking tours, admire the masterpieces at Pergamonmuseum, appreciate the history behind Brandenburg Gate, and admire the landmark architecture of Reichstag Building.

To find where to stay, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Berlin online trip builder.

You can take a train from Halle (Saale) to Berlin in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 13th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Berlin

Museums · Tours · Historic Sites · Parks