43 days in Eastern Germany Itinerary

43 days in Eastern Germany Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Eastern Germany route builder

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Fly to Leipzig/Halle Airport, Drive to Halle (Saale)
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Halle (Saale)
— 10 nights
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Wernigerode
— 9 nights
Drive
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Salzwedel
— 8 nights
Drive
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Berlin
— 14 nights
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Halle (Saale)

— 10 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. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Halle (Saale): Magdeburg (Kiek in de Koken, Magdeburger Dom, &more), St. Annen Kirche (in Lutherstadt Eisleben) and Soleturm (in Schonebeck). The adventure continues: explore the historical opulence of Sanssouci Palace, walk around Gartenreich Dessau-Worlitz, get outside with Biosphere Potsdam, and admire the natural beauty at Potsdam's Gardens.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Halle (Saale) travel itinerary planner.

Tehran, Iran to Halle (Saale) is an approximately 19.5-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone changes from Iran Standard Time (IRST) to Central European Standard Time (CET), which is usually a -2.5 hour difference. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Tehran in April: high temperatures in Halle (Saale) hover around 16°C and lows are around 8°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sun) so you can go by car to Wernigerode.

Things to do in Halle (Saale)

Historic Sites · Parks · Outdoors · Museums

Side Trips

Wernigerode

— 9 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.
Change things up with these side-trips from Wernigerode: Halberstadt (Riesenweinfass & John Cage Orgelprojekt), Thale (Rodelbahn Harzbob, Hexentanzplatz Thale, &more) and St Cyriakus (in Gernrode). Spend the 16th (Mon) exploring nature at Harz National Park. Pack the 21st (Sat) with family-friendly diversions at Pullman City Harz. Next up on the itinerary: appreciate the extensive heritage of Altstadt, ponder the design of Wohltaeterbrunnen, take in the spiritual surroundings of Blasiikirche, and see the interesting displays at Besucherbergwerk Drei Kronen und Ehrt.

For other places to visit, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, read our Wernigerode trip tool.

Traveling by car from Halle (Saale) to Wernigerode takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. On the 24th (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Salzwedel.

Things to do in Wernigerode

Parks · Museums · Historic Sites · Nature

Side Trips

Salzwedel

— 8 nights
Salzwedel GeographySalzwedel is situated at the Jeetze River in the northwestern part of the Altmark. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Salzwedel: Tangermuende (Kapitel Tower, Schrotturm, &more), Perleberg (Malerwinkel, St. Jacobi Kirche, &more) and Rathenow (Kurfurstendenkmal & Figurengruppe "Schleusenspucker"). The adventure continues: don't miss a visit to Tangermunder Tor, explore the historical opulence of Bismarck-Schloss Dobbelin, get engrossed in the history at Haus der Flusse, and pause for some serene contemplation at Marienkirche.

For where to stay, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Salzwedel itinerary planner.

You can drive from Wernigerode to Salzwedel in 2 hours. In April, daily temperatures in Salzwedel can reach 15°C, while at night they dip to 2°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Berlin.

Things to do in Salzwedel

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trips

Berlin

— 14 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: don't miss a visit to Brandenburg Gate, ponder the world of politics at Reichstag Building, get to know the resident critters at Zoo Berlin, and pause for some photo ops at The Holocaust Memorial - Memorial to the Murdered Jews of Europe.

For maps, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Berlin holiday maker.

Traveling by car from Salzwedel to Berlin takes 3 hours. You'll have a few hours on the 16th (Wed) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Berlin

Parks · Museums · Tours · Outdoors