45 days in Eastern Germany Itinerary

45 days in Eastern Germany Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Eastern Germany journey planner

Make it your trip
Fly to Leipzig/Halle Airport, Drive to Halle (Saale)
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Halle (Saale)
— 5 nights
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Wernigerode
— 3 nights
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Magdeburg
— 6 nights
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Tangermuende
— 4 nights
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Wittenberg
— 4 nights
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Lubben
— 2 nights
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Frankfurt (Oder)
— 4 nights
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Berlin
— 15 nights
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Halle (Saale)

— 5 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): Freyburg (Schloss Neuenburg, Rotkaeppchen, &more), Museum Schloss Moritzburg (in Zeitz) and Naumburg (Stadtmuseum Hohe Lilie, Wenzelsturm, &more). The adventure continues: get engrossed in the history at Landesmuseum fuer Vorgeschichte Halle, stroll the grounds of Stadtgottesacker, get a sense of history and politics at Landgericht Halle, and see the interesting displays at Stadtmuseum Halle.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Halle (Saale) tour itinerary planner.

Brisbane, Australia to Halle (Saale) is an approximately 31-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone difference when traveling from Brisbane to Halle (Saale) is minus 9 hours. Traveling from Brisbane in December, expect Halle (Saale) to be much colder, temps between 7°C and 3°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Tue) so you can go by car to Wernigerode.

Things to do in Halle (Saale)

Museums · Historic Sites · Wineries · Shopping

Side Trips

Wernigerode

— 3 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.
Take a break from Wernigerode with a short trip to Josephskreuz in Stolberg, about 56 minutes away. There's much more to do: examine the collection at GLEIMHAUS Museum der deutschen Aufklarung, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Liebfrauenkirche, admire the striking features of Krummelsches Haus, and ponder the design of Wohltaeterbrunnen.

To find reviews, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, use the Wernigerode road trip planning app.

Getting from Halle (Saale) to Wernigerode by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Fri) so you can go by car to Magdeburg.

Things to do in Wernigerode

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks

Side Trips

Magdeburg

— 6 nights

Cathedral City

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.
Step out of Magdeburg with an excursion to Schloss Hundisburg in Hundisburg--about 32 minutes away. There's much more to do: make a trip to Aussichtsturm - Stadtpark Rotehorn, admire the landmark architecture of Gruene Zitadelle, pause for some photo ops at Kriegerdenkmal, and ponder the design of Brunnen im Innenhof - Hundertwasserhaus.

To see other places to visit, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Magdeburg trip itinerary planning site.

Drive from Wernigerode to Magdeburg in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Thu) so you can go by car to Tangermuende.

Things to do in Magdeburg

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Shopping

Side Trips

Tangermuende

— 4 nights
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Tangermuende: Havelberg (Stadtmodell, Dom zu Havelberg, &more), Brandenburg City (Domstift Brandenburg, Archaologisches Landesmuseum Brandenburg, &more) and Bismarckturm Rathenow (in Rathenow).

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Tangermuende trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Traveling by car from Magdeburg to Tangermuende takes 1.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Wittenberg.

Things to do in Tangermuende

Historic Sites · Museums · Childrens Museums

Side Trips

Wittenberg

— 4 nights
Wittenberg, officially Lutherstadt Wittenberg, is a town in Saxony-Anhalt, Germany. Explore Wittenberg's surroundings by going to Schlosspark Wiesenburg (in Wiesenburg), Gotisches Haus (in Worlitz) and Arbeitsamt von Walter Gropius (in Dessau). There's much more to do: get engrossed in the history at Cranach-Stiftung, contemplate the long history of Insel Stein, get to know the resident critters at Tierpark, and walk around Gartenreich Dessau-Worlitz.

For maps, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, read our Wittenberg trip planner.

You can drive from Tangermuende to Wittenberg in 2 hours. In December, daily temperatures in Wittenberg can reach 7°C, while at night they dip to 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Fri) early enough to travel to Lubben.

Things to do in Wittenberg

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Lubben

— 2 nights
Lübben is a town of 14,000 people, capital of the Dahme-Spreewald district in the Lower Lusatia region of Brandenburg, Germany.Administrative structureDistricts of the town are: Lübben Stadt (Lower Sorbian: Lubin město) Hartmannsdorf Steinkirchen of Lower Lusatia. Start off your visit on the 24th (Sat): look for all kinds of wild species at Spreewaldfahrt, Familie Goertz, take in panoramic vistas at Bismarckturm Burg, then explore the world behind art at Brandenburg State Museum of Modern Art | Kunstmuseum Dieselkraftwerk, and finally see the interesting displays at Kunstgussmuseum Lauchhammer. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 25th (Sun): cool off at Tropical Islands.

Plan trip to Lubben with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

Traveling by car from Wittenberg to Lubben takes 2 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sun) so you can travel to Frankfurt (Oder).

Things to do in Lubben

Theme Parks · Museums · Parks · Wildlife

Side Trips

Frankfurt (Oder)

— 4 nights
Change things up with these side-trips from Frankfurt (Oder): Dom St. Marien (in Furstenwalde), Arnold Palmer Golfplatz (in Bad Saarow) and Burg Storkow (in Storkow).

For more things to do, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Frankfurt (Oder) trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Lubben to Frankfurt (Oder) takes 1.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Thu) early enough to drive to Berlin.

Things to do in Frankfurt (Oder)

Outdoors · Museums · Parks · Trails

Side Trips

Berlin

— 15 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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Berlin: Potsdam (Schloss Cecilienhof, Sanssouci Park, &more). There's still lots to do: pause for some photo ops at Brandenburg Gate, examine the collection at Topography of Terror, take a stroll through Potsdamer Platz, and explore the world behind art at Pergamonmuseum.

For ratings, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Berlin trip itinerary planning website.

Traveling by car from Frankfurt (Oder) to Berlin takes 1.5 hours. On the 13th (Fri), you're off to home.

Things to do in Berlin

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Tours

Side Trip