8 days in Bavaria Itinerary

8 days in Bavaria Itinerary

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Berchtesgaden
— 2 nights
2
Munich
— 2 nights
3
Schwangau
— 2 nights
4
Wurzburg
— 1 night

2
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.
On the 29th (Fri), explore the activities along Konigssee, steep yourself in history at Dokumentationszentrum Obersalzberg, and then steep yourself in history at The Eagle's Nest. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Stadtkirche St Nikolaus, thenfind something for the whole family at Freizeitpark Ruhpolding, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Agidikirche.

Plan my day in Berchtesgaden using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.

London, UK to Berchtesgaden is an approximately 6.5-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also fly; or take a train. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) to Central European Standard Time (CET) is 1 hour. In May, daily temperatures in Berchtesgaden can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. On the 31st (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Munich.

Things to do in Berchtesgaden

Theme Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trips

Bad Reichenhall, Freizeitpark Ruhpolding, Konigssee
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Freizeitpark Ruhpolding ©
Freizeitpark Ruhpolding
Konigssee ©
Konigssee
The Eagle's Nest ©
The Eagle's Nest

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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.
On the 31st (Sun), take in the exciting artwork at Schack-Galerie and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Peter's Church. Keep things going the next day: get curious at Deutsches Museum, don't miss a visit to Marienplatz, and then contemplate the long history of Nymphenburg Palace.

To see ratings, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, read our Munich vacation planner.

You can drive from Berchtesgaden to Munich in 2 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. In May, daytime highs in Munich are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Tue) to allow time to drive to Schwangau.

Things to do in Munich

Historic Sites Museums Childrens Museums
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Nymphenburg Palace ©
Nymphenburg Palace
Deutsches Museum ©
Deutsches Museum
St. Peter's Church ©
St. Peter's Church

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nights
Schwangau

Schwangau ©
An ideal holiday escape from fast-paced urban centers, Schwangau allows visitors to hike, cycle, swim, dance, and dine surrounded by a picture-perfect landscape.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Wed): admire the striking features of Schloss Hohenschwangau, don't miss a visit to Schloss Neuschwanstein, and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Zugspitze. On your second day here, pause for some serene contemplation at Pilgrimage Church of Wies, thenhead outdoors with Alpine Coaster Oberammergau, thenexplore the historical opulence of Schloss Linderhof, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Kirche St. Georg.

To see ratings, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Schwangau day trip app.

You can drive from Munich to Schwangau in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. June in Schwangau sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Thu) so you can go by car to Wurzburg.

Things to do in Schwangau

Historic Sites Outdoors Winter Sports

Side Trips

Zugspitze, Schloss Linderhof, Alpine Coaster Oberammergau, Pilgrimage Church of Wies, Schloss Hohenschwangau
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Schloss Neuschwanstein ©
Schloss Neuschwanstein
Schloss Linderhof ©
Schloss Linderhof
Zugspitze ©
Zugspitze

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Wurzburg

Wurzburg ©
Founded in the 10th century, Wurzburg served as the home of powerful prince-bishops for many centuries.
Start off your visit on the 5th (Fri): admire the local landmark of Vierroehrenbrunnen, take in the views from Alte Mainbruecke, step into the grandiose world of Fortress Marienberg, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at Marienkapelle, thenadmire the landmark architecture of St. Kilian Cathedral, and finally step into the grandiose world of Würzburg Residence.

For reviews, photos, and tourist information, use the Wurzburg trip itinerary website.

You can drive from Schwangau to Wurzburg in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In June, daytime highs in Wurzburg are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Wurzburg

Historic Sites Museums
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Würzburg Residence ©
Würzburg Residence
Fortress Marienberg ©
Fortress Marienberg
St. Kilian Cathedral ©
St. Kilian Cathedral

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