23 days in Upper Franconia Itinerary

23 days in Upper Franconia Itinerary

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Bamberg
— 4 nights
Drive
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Bad Staffelstein
— 1 night
Drive
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Coburg
— 2 nights
Drive
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Kronach
— 1 night
Drive
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Kulmbach
— 1 night
Drive
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Hof
— 2 nights
Drive
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Wunsiedel
— 2 nights
Drive
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Bayreuth
— 2 nights
Drive
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Pottenstein
— 5 nights
Drive
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Forchheim
— 2 nights

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Bamberg

Franconian Rome

First mentioned in historical records from the year 902, Bamberg retains today the medieval, old-world charm that has defined its past development.
You've added Bamberg Altstadt, Klein Venedig, Quest4exit GbR, and other attractions to your itinerary.

To see where to stay, photos, and tourist information, read our Bamberg holiday tool.

If you are flying in from Australia, the closest major aiports are Frankfurt am Main Airport, Nuremberg Airport and Erfurt Airport. In June, daytime highs in Bamberg are 26°C, while nighttime lows are 12°C. On the 7th (Sun), you'll travel to Bad Staffelstein.

Things to do in Bamberg

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Outdoors

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Bamberg Altstadt ©
Historic Site
Bamberg Altstadt
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Quest4exit GbR ©
Room Escape Game
Quest4exit GbR
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Bad Staffelstein

Your list of things to see and do now includes Staffelberg Klause, Obermain Therme, Waldklettergarten Banz, and other attractions. On the 7th (Sun), take a tour by water with Frankenfloss, head outdoors with Waldklettergarten Banz, then relax and rejuvenate at Obermain Therme, and finally cozy up to a beverage at Staffelberg Klause.

To find other places to visit, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Bad Staffelstein trip itinerary website.

Bad Staffelstein is just a stone's throw from Bamberg. On the 8th (Mon), you'll travel to Coburg.

Things to do in Bad Staffelstein

Outdoors · Nightlife · Tours · Spas

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Waldklettergarten Banz ©
Outdoor Activity
Waldklettergarten Banz
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Coburg

Once the capital of an independent German principality, Coburg today resembles something out of a storybook with its medeival castle and town.
You've added Hummel Manufaktur, Schloss Callenberg, Veste Coburg, and other attractions to your itinerary. On the 8th (Mon), look for all kinds of wild species at Wildpark Schloss Tambach, examine the collection at Coburger Puppenmuseum, explore the historical opulence of Schloss Ehrenburg, then take in nature's colorful creations at Hofgarten, and finally stroll around Schlossplatz. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 9th (Tue): learn the secrets of production at Hummel Manufaktur, explore the historical opulence of Schloss Rosenau, see the interesting displays at European Museum of Modern Glass, then explore the historical opulence of Veste Coburg, and finally explore the historical opulence of Schloss Callenberg.

To find ratings, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, read our Coburg sightseeing planning site.

Coburg is very close to Bad Staffelstein. You will leave for Kronach on the 10th (Wed).

Things to do in Coburg

Historic Sites · Parks · Museums · Tours

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Veste Coburg ©
Castle
Veste Coburg
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Wildpark Schloss Tambach ©
Wildlife Area
Wildpark Schloss Tambach
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Hofgarten ©
Garden
Hofgarten
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Kronach

Kronach is a town in Oberfranken, Bavaria, Germany, located in the Frankenwald area. Your day by day itinerary now includes Burg Lauenstein, Confiserie Lauenstein and Festung Rosenberg - Deutsches Festungsmuseum. Start off your visit on the 10th (Wed): step into the grandiose world of Festung Rosenberg - Deutsches Festungsmuseum, learn the secrets of production at Confiserie Lauenstein, and then explore the historical opulence of Burg Lauenstein.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Kronach online travel route planner.

You can drive from Coburg to Kronach in an hour. You will leave for Kulmbach on the 11th (Thu).

Things to do in Kronach

Historic Sites · Tours

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Kulmbach

Kulmbach is the capital of the district of Kulmbach in Bavaria in Germany. Your day by day itinerary now includes Haberstumpf Brauerei, Burg Zwernitz, Schloss Thurnau, and other attractions you added. On the 11th (Thu), examine the collection at Moenchshof Brauereimuseum, examine the collection at Plassenburg, then contemplate the long history of Schloss Thurnau, then make a trip to Burg Zwernitz, and finally sample the tasty concoctions at Haberstumpf Brauerei.

To find more things to do, maps, ratings, and tourist information, read Kulmbach online trip maker.

Kulmbach is just a stone's throw from Kronach. On the 12th (Fri), you're off to Hof.

Things to do in Kulmbach

Museums · Breweries & Distilleries · Historic Sites

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Plassenburg ©
Specialty Museum
Plassenburg
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Moenchshof Brauereimuseum ©
Specialty Museum
Moenchshof Brauereimuseum
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Burg Zwernitz ©
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Burg Zwernitz
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Hof

Hof is a town located on the banks of the Saale in the northeastern corner of the German state of Bavaria, in the Franconian region, at the Czech border and the forested Fichtelgebirge and Frankenwald upland regions.The town of Hof is enclosed by, but does not belong to the Bavarian district of Hof; it is nonetheless the district's administrative seat.The town's most important work of art, the Hofer altar, dates from about 1465 and is exhibited in the Alte Pinakothek in Munich today. Your list of things to see and do now includes Deutsch-Deutsches Museum, Botanischer Garten Hof, Therme Bad Steben, and other attractions. Start off your visit on the 12th (Fri): explore the engaging exhibits at Erika Fuchs Haus Museum fur Comic und Sprachkunst, then contemplate the waterfront views at Untreusee, then stroll around Theresienstein Park, and finally make a splash at HofBad. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Zoologischer Garten Hof, admire the natural beauty at Botanischer Garten Hof, take an in-depth tour of Deutsch-Deutsches Museum, then get outside with Therme Bad Steben, and finally try to win big at Spielbank Bad Steben.

To see where to stay, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Hof trip itinerary planning app.

You can drive from Kulmbach to Hof in an hour. Expect a daytime high around 23°C in June, and nighttime lows around 13°C. On the 14th (Sun), you'll travel to Wunsiedel.

Things to do in Hof

Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Wildlife · Museums

Side Trips

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Untreusee ©
Water Body
Untreusee
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Therme Bad Steben ©
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Therme Bad Steben
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Wunsiedel

Wunsiedel is the seat of the Upper Franconian district of Wunsiedel in northeast Bavaria, Germany. Your day by day itinerary now includes Siebenquell GesundZeitResort, Rosenthal Outlet Center, Automobilmuseum Fichtelberg, and other attractions you added. On the 14th (Sun), see the interesting displays at Porzellanikon - Bavarian State Museum for Porcelain, admire nature's wide array of creatures at Falknerei Greifvogelpark, then see the interesting displays at Fichtelgebirgsmuseum, and finally head outdoors with Felsenlabyrinth auf der Luisenburg. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: tee off at Golfanlage Fahrenbach, learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Wildpark Waldhaus Mehlmeisel, see the interesting displays at Automobilmuseum Fichtelberg, then boost your wellbeing at Siebenquell GesundZeitResort, and finally revel in the low prices at Rosenthal Outlet Center.

To see other places to visit, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Wunsiedel trip website.

Traveling by car from Hof to Wunsiedel takes an hour. On the 16th (Tue), you're off to Bayreuth.

Things to do in Wunsiedel

Outdoors · Museums · Zoos & Aquariums · Parks

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Bayreuth

One of Germany’s most prolific centers for the arts, Bayreuth today offers a rich mixture of history, both physical and cultural.
You've added Rotmain Center, Hermitage Castle (Altes Schloss Ermitage), Therme Obernsees, and other attractions to your itinerary. On the 16th (Tue), steep yourself in history at Richard Wagner Museum, examine the collection at Historisches Museum, contemplate the long history of New Castle, indulge your thirst for a good beer at Maisel's Bier-Erlebnis-Welt, then get behind the scenes at Bayreuther Katakomben, and finally browse the different shops at Rotmain Center. On your second day here, step into the grandiose world of Hermitage Castle (Altes Schloss Ermitage), see the interesting displays at Deutsches Freimaurermuseum e.V., take in nature's colorful creations at Okologisch-Botanischer Garten, don't miss a visit to Schloss Fantaisie, then see the interesting displays at Gartenkunst-Museum Schloss Fantaisie, and finally soothe aching muscles at Therme Obernsees.

To see photos, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, read Bayreuth travel route planner.

You can drive from Wunsiedel to Bayreuth in an hour. On the 18th (Thu), you'll travel to Pottenstein.

Things to do in Bayreuth

Museums · Breweries & Distilleries · Spas · Historic Sites

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Pottenstein

Pottenstein is a town in the district of Bayreuth, in Bavaria, Germany. Bring the kids along to Kletterwald Pottenstein and Fraenkische Schweiz-Museum. Change things up with these side-trips from Pottenstein: Schloss Greifenstein (in Heiligenstadt) and Aufsess (Schloss Unteraufsess & Brauerei Kathi-Brau Heckenhof). And it doesn't end there: head outdoors with Abenteuerpark Betzenstein, explore the fascinating underground world of Teufelshoehle Pottenstein, make a trip to Aussichtsturm Himmelsleiter, and meet the residents at Wildgehege Hufeisen.

To find maps, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Pottenstein road trip planner.

Pottenstein is very close to Bayreuth. June in Pottenstein sees daily highs of 26°C and lows of 13°C at night. You will leave for Forchheim on the 23rd (Tue).

Things to do in Pottenstein

Parks · Outdoors · Tours · Adventure

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Forchheim

Forchheim is a town in Upper Franconia (Oberfranken) in northern Bavaria, and also the seat of the administrative district of Forchheim. Your list of things to see and do now includes Erlebnispark Schloss Thurn, Konigsbad Forchheim, Landwirtschaft Erleben, and other attractions. On the 23rd (Tue), admire nature's wide array of creatures at Wildpark Hundshaupten, then have fun at Konigsbad Forchheim, and then relax in the rural setting at Landwirtschaft Erleben. Keep things going the next day: find something for the whole family at Erlebnispark Schloss Thurn.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, read Forchheim trip planner.

Traveling by car from Pottenstein to Forchheim takes an hour. In June, daytime highs in Forchheim are 25°C, while nighttime lows are 14°C. On the 25th (Thu), you're off to home.

Things to do in Forchheim

Theme Parks · Fun & Games · Zoos & Aquariums · Parks

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Konigsbad Forchheim ©
Fun & Games
Konigsbad Forchheim
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