20 days in Luxembourg, Trier & Saarbrucken Itinerary

20 days in Luxembourg, Trier & Saarbrucken Itinerary

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Vianden, Luxembourg
— 1 day
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Echternach, Luxembourg
— 1 night
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Trier, Germany
— 2 nights
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Saarbrucken, Germany
— 2 nights
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Bertrange, Luxembourg
— 14 nights

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Vianden, Luxembourg

Vianden ©
Known for its stunning white-stone castle and its position in the Our valley, Vianden centers around a single cobbled street stretching from the River Our to its famous palace gates.
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Fri): brush up on your military savvy at MNHM National Museum of Military History, then get engrossed in the history at Musee d'histoires de Diekirch, then see the interesting displays at Maison de Victor Hugo in Vianden, and finally explore the historical opulence of Vianden Castle.

For where to stay, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Vianden holiday site.

Luxembourg City to Vianden is an approximately 1-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. In October, daytime highs in Vianden are 15°C, while nighttime lows are 8°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Fri) early enough to go by car to Echternach.

Things to do in Vianden

Museums · Historic Sites

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Must see
Vianden Castle
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Natural History Museum
Musee d'histoires de Diekirch
3.9

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Echternach, Luxembourg

Echternach ©
Echternach is a commune with town status in the canton of Echternach, which is part of the district of Grevenmacher, in eastern Luxembourg. Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Sat): explore the historical opulence of Larochette Castle, delve into the distant past at Beaufort Castles, then don't miss a visit to Abbey of Echternach, and finally stop by Caves Bernard Massard.

To see maps, photos, and tourist information, read our Echternach route site.

Getting from Vianden to Echternach by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a bus. In October, plan for daily highs up to 15°C, and evening lows to 8°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Trier.

Things to do in Echternach

Historic Sites · Shopping

Side Trips

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Architectural Building
Abbey of Echternach
4.3

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Trier, Germany

Trier ©

Oldest City in Germany

Trier may be the oldest city in Germany, founded long before the Roman times.
On the 4th (Sun), delve into the distant past at Trier Amphitheater, do a tasting at Weinstube Kesselstatt, examine the collection at Rhineland Museum (Rheinisches Landesmuseum), then don't miss a visit to Porta Nigra, and finally delve into the distant past at Kaiserthermen. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: contemplate the long history of Karl Marx House, then learn about winemaking at Weingut Georg Fritz von Nell, and then steep yourself in history at Mittelalterlicher Marktplatz.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Trier trip tool.

Trier is just a stone's throw from Echternach. In October, daytime highs in Trier are 15°C, while nighttime lows are 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Saarbrucken.

Things to do in Trier

Historic Sites · Wineries · Museums

Side Trip

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Saarbrucken, Germany

Saarbrucken ©
Saarbrücken is the capital and largest city of the state of Saarland, Germany. Kick off your visit on the 6th (Tue): explore the world behind art at Saarlandmuseum Moderne Galerie, see the interesting displays at Heimatmuseum St. Arnual, then examine the collection at Historical Museum Saar, and finally indulge in some personalized pampering at Saarland Therme. On the next day, steep yourself in history at Voelklinger-Huette, see the interesting displays at Das Erbe - die Ausstellung zum Bergbau im Saarland, and then steep yourself in history at Burg Nanstein.

For ratings, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Saarbrucken trip planning site.

You can drive from Trier to Saarbrucken in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. In October, plan for daily highs up to 15°C, and evening lows to 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Wed) early enough to travel to Bertrange.

Things to do in Saarbrucken

Museums · Historic Sites · Spas

Side Trips

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Specialty Museum
Historical Museum Saar
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Historic Site
Voelklinger-Huette
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Historic Site
Burg Nanstein
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Bertrange, Luxembourg

Bertrange ©
Bertrange is a commune and town in south-western Luxembourg. Let the collections at National Museum of Art and History (Musee National d'Histoire et d'Art) and Letzebuerg City Museum capture your imagination. Do some cultural sightseeing at Casemates du Bock and Mudam Luxembourg Modern Art Museum. Change things up with these side-trips from Bertrange: Musee National des Mines de Fer Luxembourgeoises (in Rumelange), Remich (Caves St Martin & Saint-Nicolas Spa) and European Museum Schengen (in Schengen). The adventure continues: appreciate the extensive heritage of Le Chemin de la Corniche, examine the collection at Musee de l'Ardoise, get a new perspective on nature at National Museum of Natural History, and explore the historical opulence of Palace of the Grand Dukes (Palais Grand-Ducal).

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Traveling by car from Saarbrucken to Bertrange takes 1.5 hours. In October, daytime highs in Bertrange are 15°C, while nighttime lows are 8°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Wed) to allow time to drive back home.

Things to do in Bertrange

Museums · Historic Sites · Spas · Shopping

Side Trips

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Must see
Casemates du Bock
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Historic Walking Area
Le Chemin de la Corniche
4.8

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