8 days in Berlin, Leipzig & Dresden Itinerary

8 days in Berlin, Leipzig & Dresden Itinerary

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Berlin
— 3 nights
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Leipzig
— 1 night
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Dresden
— 3 nights

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Berlin

Berlin ©

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.
Appreciate the collections at Palace of Tears and Pergamonmuseum. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Rhinluch and Mitte. There's still lots to do: explore the world behind art at Gemaldegalerie, take a stroll through Potsdamer Platz, browse the different shops at Die Hackeschen Hoefe, and look for gifts at Lager Lager.

For traveler tips, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Berlin trip itinerary maker.

Tel Aviv, Israel to Berlin is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Tel Aviv to Berlin. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Fri) early enough to take a train to Leipzig.

Things to do in Berlin

Museums · Wildlife · Parks · Shopping

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Pergamonmuseum ©
Pergamonmuseum
Gemaldegalerie ©
Gemaldegalerie
Palace of Tears ©
Palace of Tears

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Leipzig

Leipzig ©

Little Paris

Leipzig is not only world-famous for its long tradition of trade fairs, but also for its vibrant music and cultural scenes.
On the 12th (Sat), take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Thomas Church (Thomaskirche), take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Nicholas Church (Nikolaikirche), then buy something for everyone on your list at Hauptbahnhof Leipzig, then buy something for everyone on your list at Hoefe am Bruehl, and finally identify plant and animal life at Wildpark Leipzig.

To see traveler tips, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, read Leipzig road trip planner.

Traveling by train from Berlin to Leipzig takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In September, plan for daily highs up to 22°C, and evening lows to 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Dresden.

Things to do in Leipzig

Shopping · Historic Sites · Wildlife · Parks
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Hauptbahnhof Leipzig ©
Hauptbahnhof Leipzig
St. Nicholas Church (Nikolaikirche) ©
St. Nicholas Church (Nikolaikirche)
St. Thomas Church (Thomaskirche) ©
St. Thomas Church (Thomaskirche)

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Dresden

Dresden

Florence of the North

Dresden boasts a long history as a royal residence of many Saxon kings.
Start off your visit on the 13th (Sun): explore the world behind art at Gemaldegalerie Alte Meister, take an in-depth tour of Royal Palace (Residenzschloss), and then pause for some serene contemplation at Frauenkirche Dresden. On the 14th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the historical opulence of Schloss & Park Pillnitz, stop by Ullmann's Laden, and then don't miss a visit to The Dresden Zwinger.

For where to stay, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Dresden planner.

You can drive from Leipzig to Dresden in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. September in Dresden sees daily highs of 22°C and lows of 12°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 15th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Dresden

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Gemaldegalerie Alte Meister
Gemaldegalerie Alte Meister
Frauenkirche Dresden ©
Frauenkirche Dresden
The Dresden Zwinger ©
The Dresden Zwinger

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