6 days in Germany Itinerary

6 days in Germany Itinerary

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6 days in Germany Itinerary

Start: Athens
Fly:  6​h 15​min
1
Berlin
— 2 nights
train:  1​h 45​min
2
Dresden
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 45​min
3
Rothenburg
— 2 nights
+2
train + subway + Fly:  8​h
End: Athens

2
nights
Berlin

Berlin ©
The country's capital and largest city, Berlin is a diverse urban center boasting a lively nightlife and countless things to do.
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Mon): view the masterpieces at Sammlung Hoffman. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 17th (Tue): wander the streets of Potsdamer Platz, get a taste of the local shopping with Camera Work, then don't miss a visit to Staatliche Museen zu Berlin - Preussicher Kulturbesitz, and finally explore the world behind art at Pergamonmuseum.

For maps, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Berlin trip maker tool .

Athens, Greece to Berlin is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Athens to Berlin due to the time zone difference. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Wed) so you can take a train to Dresden.

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Pergamonmuseum ©
Pergamonmuseum
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Charlottenburg Palace

1
night
Dresden

Dresden ©
Dresden boasts a long history as a royal residence of many Saxon kings.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Thu): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Sankt Martin Kirche, take in the exciting artwork at From Monet to Klimt, then admire the masterpieces at Albertinum, then steep yourself in history at Festung Dresden, and finally look for gifts at Tradition & Form.

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

Getting from Berlin to Dresden by train takes about 2 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. December in Dresden sees daily highs of 7°C and lows of 1°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Thu) early enough to drive to Rothenburg.

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Albertinum
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Museum Festung Dresden
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Sankt Martin Kirche

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Rothenburg

Rothenburg ©
An old imperial city, Rothenburg is the main tourist stop on the scenic Romantic Road of Bavaria.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Fri): get engrossed in the history at Reichsstadtmuseum, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Wolfgang's Church, don't miss a visit to Klingentor, see the interesting displays at German Christmas Museum (Deutsches Weihnachtsmuseum), then hunt for treasures at Kathe Wohlfahrt's Christmas Shop, and finally see the interesting displays at Historiengewölbe mit Staatsverlies - Museum zur Stadtgeschichte in Rothenburg o.d.T.. Keep things going the next day: contemplate the long history of Spital Bastion, then contemplate the long history of Town Walls, and then steep yourself in history at Gerlachschmiede.

For photos, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Rothenburg vacation maker site .

Traveling by car from Dresden to Rothenburg takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of flight and train. In December, plan for daily highs up to 5°C, and evening lows to 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 21st (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

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Altstadt
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Town Walls
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Spital Bastion

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