60 days in Germany Itinerary

60 days in Germany Itinerary

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Munich
— 5 nights
2
Garmisch-Partenkirchen
— 5 nights
3
Berchtesgaden
— 5 nights
4
Regensburg
— 6 nights
5
Nuremberg
— 4 nights
6
Dresden
— 7 nights
7
Berlin
— 6 nights
8
Rostock
— 5 nights
9
Hamburg
— 5 nights
10
Sankt Peter-Ording
— 5 nights
11
Cochem
— 5 nights

5
nights
Munich

Munich ©
Often described as the city of laptops and lederhosen, Munich is an international center of business, engineering, research, and medicine that still maintains a rich cultural heritage and age-old traditions.
Step out of the city life by going to Starnberger See and Strandbad St. Alban. Get some historical perspective at Nymphenburg Palace and St. Peter's Church. There's lots more to do: examine the collection at BMW Welt, admire the landmark architecture of New Town Hall (Neus Rathaus), admire the masterpieces at Lenbachhaus, and engage your brain at Deutsches Museum.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Munich day trip planning site.

Knoxville, USA to Munich is an approximately 14.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time to Central European Standard Time, which is usually a 6 hour difference. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Knoxville in May: high temperatures in Munich hover around 64°F and lows are around 46°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Garmisch-Partenkirchen.

Things to do in Munich

Museums · Parks · Nature

Side Trips

Strandbad St. Alban, Starnberger See
Highlights from your plan
Deutsches Museum ©
Deutsches Museum
BMW Welt ©
BMW Welt
Nymphenburg Palace ©
Nymphenburg Palace

5
nights
Garmisch-Partenkirchen

Garmisch-Partenkirchen ©
Nestled within the Bavarian Alps, Garmisch-Partenkirchen offers a classic mountain feel along with world-class winter sports.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Schloss Hohenschwangau and Altstadt von Fuessen. Do some cultural sightseeing at Schloss Linderhof and St. Lorenz Basilica. Venture out of the city with trips to Fussen Feuerhaus (in Fussen), Pilgrimage Church of Wies (in Steingaden) and Schloss Neuschwanstein (in Schwangau). There's much more to do: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Zugspitze, steep yourself in history at Altstadt (Old Town) Mittenwald, fly down the slopes at Garmisch-Partenkirchen Ski Resort, and see the sights in a new way with Alpenmove.

To see reviews, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Garmisch-Partenkirchen journey planner.

You can drive from Munich to Garmisch-Partenkirchen in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In May, daily temperatures in Garmisch-Partenkirchen can reach 67°F, while at night they dip to 47°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Berchtesgaden.

Things to do in Garmisch-Partenkirchen

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Winter Sports

Side Trips

Fussen, St. Lorenz Basilica, Schloss Hohenschwangau, Pilgrimage Church of Wies, Maria-Hilf-Kirche
Highlights from your plan
Pilgrimage Church of Wies ©
Pilgrimage Church of Wies
Schloss Linderhof ©
Schloss Linderhof
Zugspitze ©
Zugspitze

5
nights
Berchtesgaden

Berchtesgaden ©
Bordered on three sides by Austria, Berchtesgaden is encircled by snow-capped mountain peaks that offer sweeping views of the entire region.
Popular historic sites such as Dokumentationszentrum Obersalzberg and Schloss Berchtesgaden are in your itinerary. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Konigssee and Nationalparkzentrum - Haus der Berge. Change things up with these side-trips from Berchtesgaden: Historisches Bauernhauskaffee Windbeutelgraefin (in Ruhpolding) and Burg zu Burghausen (in Burghausen). There's still lots to do: get great views at The Eagle's Nest, discover the riches below the earth's surface at Salzbergwerk Berchtesgaden, appreciate the extensive heritage of Bunkeranlage, and head outdoors with Jennerbahn.

To see where to stay, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Berchtesgaden trip maker.

You can drive from Garmisch-Partenkirchen to Berchtesgaden in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of bus and car. In May, plan for daily highs up to 65°F, and evening lows to 47°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Regensburg.

Things to do in Berchtesgaden

Nature · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Schoenau am Koenigssee, Historisches Bauernhauskaffee Windbeutelgraefin, Burg zu Burghausen
Highlights from your plan
Dokumentationszentrum Obersalzberg ©
Dokumentationszentrum Obersalzberg
The Eagle's Nest ©
The Eagle's Nest
Konigssee ©
Konigssee

6
nights
Regensburg

Regensburg ©
One of Germany’s oldest towns and home to a UNESCO World Heritage Site, Regensburg today offers a medieval charm not found in many of the country’s cities today.
Popular historic sites such as Dom St. Stephan and Cathedral of St Peter's are in your itinerary. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Old Town and Asamkirche. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Regensburg: Baumwipfelpfad Bavarian Forest (in Neuschonau), Alte Rathaus (Old Townhall) (in Deggendorf) and Audi Museum (in Ingolstadt). There's lots more to do: get engrossed in the history at Walhalla, take in the views from Old Stone Bridge, steep yourself in history at Altes Rathaus, and identify plant and animal life at Donaudurchbruch.

To see traveler tips, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Regensburg trip itinerary maker website.

Traveling by car from Berchtesgaden to Regensburg takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of car and bus. Expect a daytime high around 64°F in May, and nighttime lows around 44°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Wed) early enough to drive to Nuremberg.

Things to do in Regensburg

Historic Sites · Parks · Museums

Side Trips

Baumwipfelpfad Bavarian Forest, Alte Rathaus (Old Townhall), Audi Museum, Asamkirche, Donaudurchbruch
Highlights from your plan
Dom St. Stephan ©
Dom St. Stephan
Cathedral of St Peter's ©
Cathedral of St Peter's
Old Town ©
Old Town

4
nights
Nuremberg

Nuremberg ©
Nuremberg's historic town center stands in the shadow of a towering imperial castle that dominates its northwestern corner.
Würzburg Residence and Reichsparteigelande (Nazi Party Rally Grounds) are good opportunities to explore the local culture. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Bamberg Altstadt and Altes Rathaus. Venture out of the city with trips to Rothenburg (Rodertor, Town Walls, &more), Neue Residenz Bamberg (in Bamberg) and Fortress Marienberg (in Wurzburg). The adventure continues: steep yourself in history at Nuremberg Palace of Justice, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Unsere Liebe Frau, see the interesting displays at Dokumentationszentrum Reichsparteitagsgelände, and explore the historical opulence of Kaiserburg Nurnberg.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, use the Nuremberg trip itinerary builder tool.

Getting from Regensburg to Nuremberg by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. May in Nuremberg sees daily highs of 64°F and lows of 46°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 27th (Sun) to allow time for the car ride to Dresden.

Things to do in Nuremberg

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Rothenburg, Bamberg, Wurzburg, Unsere Liebe Frau
Highlights from your plan
Town Walls ©
Town Walls
Bamberg Altstadt ©
Bamberg Altstadt
Altes Rathaus ©
Altes Rathaus

7
nights
Dresden

Dresden ©
Dresden boasts a long history as a royal residence of many Saxon kings.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Frauenkirche Dresden and The Dresden Zwinger. Popular historic sites such as Royal Palace (Residenzschloss) and Koenigstein Fortress are in your itinerary. Venture out of the city with trips to Neudorfer Suppenmuseum (in Sehmatal-Neudorf), Horch Museum (in Zwickau) and Drachenschlucht / Landgrafenschlucht (in Eisenach). Spend the 31st (Thu) exploring nature at Saxon Switzerland National Park. The adventure continues: examine the collection at Neues Grünes Gewölbe, admire the masterpieces at Gemaldegalerie Alte Meister, step into the grandiose world of Schloss & Park Pillnitz, and get engrossed in the history at Festung Xperience (Festung Dresden).

To find out how to plan a trip to Dresden, use our trip itinerary maker.

Getting from Nuremberg to Dresden by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a train; or fly. In May, daytime highs in Dresden are 64°F, while nighttime lows are 48°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sun) to allow time to drive to Berlin.

Things to do in Dresden

Museums · Historic Sites · Nature

Side Trips

Neudorfer Suppenmuseum, Saxon Switzerland National Park, Horch Museum, Drachenschlucht / Landgrafenschlucht, Koenigstein Fortress
Highlights from your plan
Schloss & Park Pillnitz ©
Schloss & Park Pillnitz
Frauenkirche Dresden ©
Frauenkirche Dresden
The Dresden Zwinger ©
The Dresden Zwinger

6
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.
Visit Memorial and Museum Sachsenhausen and Charlottenburg Palace for their historical value. Museum-lovers will appreciate Pergamonmuseum and Topography of Terror. Change things up with these side-trips from Berlin: Potsdam (Sanssouci Palace & Potsdam's Gardens). Next up on the itinerary: admire the masterpieces at Neues Museum, make a trip to Reichstag Building, steep yourself in history at East Side Gallery, and see the interesting displays at Deutsches Historisches Museum.

For maps, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Berlin online tour builder.

You can drive from Dresden to Berlin in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 9th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Rostock.

Things to do in Berlin

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks

Side Trips

Potsdam, Memorial and Museum Sachsenhausen
Highlights from your plan
Pergamonmuseum ©
Pergamonmuseum
Memorial and Museum Sachsenhausen
Memorial and Museum Sachsenhausen
Berlin-Hohenschonhausen Memorial ©
Berlin-Hohenschonhausen Memorial

5
nights
Rostock

Rostock
Rostock was once one of the primary ports of the powerful Hanseatic League.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Schwerin Castle (Schweriner Schloss) and Sankt Marien Kirche. Discover out-of-the-way places like Ostseebad Warnemunde and Darsser. Get out of town with these interesting Rostock side-trips: Neues Tor (in Neubrandenburg) and Steinbecker Hofladen (in Boltenhagen). Pack the 11th (Mon) with family-friendly diversions at Karls Erlebnis-Dorf Rovershagen. The adventure continues: head outdoors with Kuhlungsborn Beach.

To see maps, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Rostock tour builder site.

You can drive from Berlin to Rostock in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 69°F in June, and nighttime lows around 52°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Thu) so you can drive to Hamburg.

Things to do in Rostock

Parks · Theme Parks · Nature

Side Trips

Darsser, Karls Erlebnis-Dorf Rovershagen, Schwerin Castle (Schweriner Schloss), Neues Tor, Kuhlungsborn Beach
Highlights from your plan
Ostseebad Warnemunde
Ostseebad Warnemunde
Schwerin Castle (Schweriner Schloss) ©
Schwerin Castle (Schweriner Schloss)
Kuhlungsborn Beach ©
Kuhlungsborn Beach

5
nights
Hamburg

Hamburg ©
As the country's biggest port and one of the busiest in all of Europe, Hamburg has a well-deserved reputation as Germany's Gateway to the World.
Historische Altstadt and St. Michael's Church will appeal to history buffs. You'll get in some beach time at Travemunde and Wildpark Schwarze Berge. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Hamburg: Bremen (Der Bremer Roland, Unser Lieben Frauen Kirchhof, &more) and Lubeck (Holstentor & Lubeck Altstadt (Lubeck Oldtown)). There's still lots to do: contemplate the long history of Alter Elbtunnel, test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, examine the collection at Miniatur Wunderland, and admire the natural beauty at Planten un Blomen.

To find other places to visit, maps, photos, and more tourist information, use the Hamburg road trip site.

Drive from Rostock to Hamburg in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In June, daily temperatures in Hamburg can reach 69°F, while at night they dip to 51°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Tue) so you can go by car to Sankt Peter-Ording.

Things to do in Hamburg

Parks · Historic Sites · Outdoors

Side Trips

Bremen, Lubeck, Wildpark Schwarze Berge
Highlights from your plan
Historische Altstadt ©
Historische Altstadt
Holstentor ©
Holstentor
St. Michael's Church ©
St. Michael's Church

5
nights
Sankt Peter-Ording

Sankt Peter-Ording ©
Sankt Peter-Ording is a popular German seaside spa and a municipality in the district of Nordfriesland, in Schleswig-Holstein, Germany. Your inner history buff will appreciate Glucksburger Schloss and St. Marien. Discover out-of-the-way places like Deutsches Auswandererhaus and Helgolander Kegelrobben. Get out of town with these interesting Sankt Peter-Ording side-trips: Schiffahrtsmuseum Nordfriesland (in Husum), Klimahaus Bremerhaven 8° Ost (in Bremerhaven) and Biologische Anstalt Helgoland (in Helgoland). There's much more to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Sankt Peter Ording Beach, enjoy the sea views from Westerheversand Lighthouse, don't miss a visit to Leuchtturm Obereversand, and visit Duenen-Therme St. Peter-Ording.

For ratings, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Sankt Peter-Ording trip itinerary planning website.

You can drive from Hamburg to Sankt Peter-Ording in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and taxi; or do a combination of train and bus. In June, daily temperatures in Sankt Peter-Ording can reach 67°F, while at night they dip to 50°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sun) so you can drive to Cochem.

Things to do in Sankt Peter-Ording

Parks · Museums · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Bremerhaven, Helgoland, St. Marien, Leuchtturm Obereversand, Glucksburger Schloss
Highlights from your plan
Deutsches Auswandererhaus ©
Deutsches Auswandererhaus
Klimahaus Bremerhaven 8° Ost ©
Klimahaus Bremerhaven 8° Ost
Glucksburger Schloss ©
Glucksburger Schloss

5
nights
Cochem

Cochem ©
Nestled away within the rolling hills of the Moselle River Valley, Cochem possesses an archetypical German appearance and medieval charm that provides one of the best atmospheres in the country.
Explore hidden gems such as Aachen Cathedral and Porta Nigra. Get some historical perspective at Eltz Castle and Ehrenbreitstein Fortress. Venture out of the city with trips to Marksburg (in Braubach), St. Peter's Cathedral (Dom) (in Trier) and Romer (in Frankfurt). Next up on the itinerary: step into the grandiose world of Reichsburg Cochem, join the crowd at Nurburgring, enjoy breathtaking views from Prinzenkopfturm, and admire the striking features of Cologne Cathedral.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, use the Cochem trip planner.

Drive from Sankt Peter-Ording to Cochem in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and train; or do a combination of flight, shuttle, and taxi. In June, daily temperatures in Cochem can reach 67°F, while at night they dip to 52°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 29th (Fri) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Cochem

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trips

Cologne, Trier, Aachen Cathedral, Prinzenkopfturm, Nurburgring
Highlights from your plan
Marksburg ©
Marksburg
Eltz Castle ©
Eltz Castle
Reichsburg Cochem ©
Reichsburg Cochem

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