21 days in Eastern Germany Itinerary

21 days in Eastern Germany Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Berlin
1
Berlin
— 14 nights
Train:  45 min
2
Wittenberg
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
3
Magdeburg
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
4
Brandenburg City
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 30 min
End: Berlin

14
nights
Berlin

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, observe the fascinating underwater world at Zoo Berlin, admire the masterpieces at Pergamonmuseum, and get engrossed in the history at Jewish Museum Berlin.

To see other places to visit and tourist information, read Berlin visit planner.

The Route module can give you travel options from your home to Berlin. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Wed) so you can catch the train to Wittenberg.

Things to do in Berlin

Museums Fun & Games Historic Sites
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Walking tours
Zoo Berlin ©
Zoo Berlin

2
nights
Wittenberg

Wittenberg ©
Wittenberg, officially Lutherstadt Wittenberg, is a town in Saxony-Anhalt, Germany. Start off your visit on the 30th (Thu): explore the world behind art at Cranach-Stiftung, admire the landmark architecture of Hundertwasserschule, then don't miss a visit to Luther 1517, and finally step into the grandiose world of Schlosspark Wiesenburg. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: make a trip to Arbeitsamt von Walter Gropius, then get outside with Irrgarten Altjessnitz, and then get to know the resident critters at Tierpark.

To find ratings, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Wittenberg day trip planning app.

Traveling by train from Berlin to Wittenberg takes an hour. Alternatively, you can drive. In April, plan for daily highs up to 17°C, and evening lows to 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Fri) early enough to drive to Magdeburg.

Things to do in Wittenberg

Historic Sites Zoos & Aquariums Outdoors

Side Trips

Schlosspark Wiesenburg, Arbeitsamt von Walter Gropius, Irrgarten Altjessnitz
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Tierpark ©
Tierpark
Irrgarten Altjessnitz ©
Irrgarten Altjessnitz
Luther 1517 ©
Luther 1517

3
nights
Magdeburg

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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Magdeburg: Tangermuende (Marktplatz & Stadtmauer), Schlosspark Krumke (in Osterburg) and Tangermunder Tor (in Stendal). There's lots more to do: steep yourself in history at Sonnenobservatorium von Goseck, make a trip to Denkmal zum Magdeburger Halbkugelversuch, admire the masterpieces at GLEIMHAUS Museum der deutschen Aufklarung, and go deep underground at Ertzgrube Buchenberg.

To plan Magdeburg vacation without wasting time, ask Inspirock to design an itinerary.

Drive from Wittenberg to Magdeburg in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Mon) so you can drive to Brandenburg City.

Things to do in Magdeburg

Parks Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Tangermuende, Schlosspark Krumke, Ertzgrube Buchenberg, Sonnenobservatorium von Goseck, The Devil's Wall
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Schlosspark Krumke ©
Schlosspark Krumke
Tangermunder Tor ©
Tangermunder Tor

1
night
Brandenburg City

Brandenburg City ©
Brandenburg an der Havel is a town in Brandenburg, Germany, which served as the capital of the Margraviate of Brandenburg until replaced by Berlin in 1417.With a population of 71,778, it is located on the banks of the River Havel. Start off your visit on the 5th (Tue): explore the engaging exhibits at Industriemuseum Brandenburg An Der Havel, get curious at Archaologisches Landesmuseum Brandenburg, pause for some serene contemplation at Domstift Brandenburg, then make a trip to St. Gotthardtkirche, and finally take in the awesome beauty at Marienberg.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, read Brandenburg City online trip itinerary builder.

You can drive from Magdeburg to Brandenburg City in 1.5 hours. In May, daily temperatures in Brandenburg City can reach 22°C, while at night they dip to 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive back home.

Things to do in Brandenburg City

Childrens Museums Museums Parks
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Archaologisches Landesmuseum Brandenburg ©
Archaologisches Landesmuseum Brandenburg
Domstift Brandenburg ©
Domstift Brandenburg
St. Gotthardtkirche ©
St. Gotthardtkirche

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