41 days in Eastern Germany Itinerary

41 days in Eastern Germany Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Eastern Germany sightseeing planner

Make it your trip
Fly to Berlin Brandenburg Airport, Drive to Tangermuende
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Tangermuende
— 3 nights
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Quedlinburg
— 5 nights
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Halle (Saale)
— 6 nights
Drive
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Cottbus
— 5 nights
Drive
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Frankfurt (Oder)
— 5 nights
Drive
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Eberswalde
— 5 nights
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Berlin
— 11 nights
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Tangermuende

— 3 nights
Explore Tangermuende's surroundings by going to Brandenburg City (Marienberg & Industriemuseum Brandenburg An Der Havel), Schlosspark Wiesenburg (in Wiesenburg) and Figurengruppe "Schleusenspucker" (in Rathenow).

To see photos, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Tangermuende road trip website.

Riyadh, Saudi Arabia to Tangermuende is an approximately 13.5-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone changes from Arabian Standard Time (AST) to Central European Standard Time (CET), which is usually a -2 hour difference. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sat) so you can drive to Quedlinburg.

Things to do in Tangermuende

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature · Museums

Side Trips

Quedlinburg

— 5 nights
Quedlinburg is a town situated just north of the Harz mountains, in the district of Harz in the west of Saxony-Anhalt, Germany. Get out of town with these interesting Quedlinburg side-trips: Erzgrube Buchenberg (in Elbingerode), Magdeburg (Room Escape Games, Aussichtsturm - Stadtpark Rotehorn, &more) and Grenzdenkmal Hoetensleben (in Hoetensleben). There's still lots to do: explore the world behind art at GLEIMHAUS Museum der deutschen Aufklarung, admire the landmark architecture of Krummelsches Haus, go deep underground at Erlebniszentrum Bergbau Rohrigschacht Wettelrode, and take in the dramatic natural features at The Devil's Wall.

For photos, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Quedlinburg planner.

Traveling by car from Tangermuende to Quedlinburg takes 2 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Thu) early enough to drive to Halle (Saale).

Things to do in Quedlinburg

Historic Sites · Parks · Museums · Fun & Games

Side Trips

Halle (Saale)

— 6 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: Allstedt (Burg & Schloss Allstedt & Die Vorburg (Outer Bailey)), Freyburg (Schloss Neuenburg & Sektkellerei Rotkaeppchen) and FilmBurg Querfurt (in Querfurt). And it doesn't end there: learn about winemaking at Weingut Hey, get engrossed in the history at Landesmuseum fuer Vorgeschichte Halle, explore the world behind art at Heinrich-Schutz Haus, and see the interesting displays at Beatles Museum.

Inspirock's itinerary builder makes planning a Halle (Saale) trip simple and quick.

Traveling by car from Quedlinburg to Halle (Saale) takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In January, daily temperatures in Halle (Saale) can reach 4°C, while at night they dip to 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Cottbus.

Things to do in Halle (Saale)

Historic Sites · Museums · Wineries · Parks

Side Trips

Cottbus

— 5 nights
Cottbus is a university city and the second-largest city in Brandenburg, Germany. Explore Cottbus' surroundings by going to Luebbenau (Premium Kahnfahrten & Freilandmuseum Lehde), Tropical Islands (in Halbe) and Plastinarium (in Guben). There's lots more to do: look for all kinds of wild species at Spreewaldfahrt, Familie Goertz, don't miss a visit to Spremberger Turm, admire the landmark architecture of Windmuhle Straupitz, and take some stellar pictures from Bismarckturm Burg.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Cottbus driving holiday planning site.

You can drive from Halle (Saale) to Cottbus in 3 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Frankfurt (Oder).

Things to do in Cottbus

Parks · Wildlife · Museums · Theme Parks

Side Trips

Frankfurt (Oder)

— 5 nights
Explore Frankfurt (Oder)'s surroundings by going to Arnold Palmer Golfplatz (in Bad Saarow), Dokumentationszentrum Alltag der DDR (in Eisenhuttenstadt) and Neuzelle (Stiftskirche St. Marin, Kloster Neuzelle, &more).

To find more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, read Frankfurt (Oder) day trip website.

Getting from Cottbus to Frankfurt (Oder) by car takes about 1.5 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sat) so you can go by car to Eberswalde.

Things to do in Frankfurt (Oder)

Outdoors · Parks · Trails · Museums

Side Trips

Eberswalde

— 5 nights
Eberswalde is a major town and the administrative seat of the district Barnim in the German Federal State (Bundesland) of Brandenburg, about 50 km northeast of Berlin. Explore Eberswalde's surroundings by going to NaturParkHaus Stechlin (in Stechlin), Memorial Ravensbrueck (in Furstenberg) and Prenzlau (Marienkirche & Dominikaner Kloster). And it doesn't end there: get a new perspective on nature at Barnim Panorama, admire the masterpieces at Kurt-Muehlenhaupt-Museum, examine the collection at Schloss Freienwalde, and make a trip to Kloster Chorin.

To see ratings, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Eberswalde tour planner.

Traveling by car from Frankfurt (Oder) to Eberswalde takes 2 hours. In January, daytime highs in Eberswalde are 3°C, while nighttime lows are -1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Thu) so you can drive to Berlin.

Things to do in Eberswalde

Museums · Parks · Historic Sites · Nature

Side Trips

Berlin

— 11 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 trip includes some of its best attractions: appreciate the history behind Brandenburg Gate, wander the streets of Potsdamer Platz, see the interesting displays at Topography of Terror, and take in the local highlights with Walking tours.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, read Berlin tour itinerary planner.

You can drive from Eberswalde to Berlin in 1.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 10th (Mon) to allow enough time to fly back home.

Things to do in Berlin

Fun & Games · Museums · Historic Sites · Parks