8 days in Germany Itinerary

8 days in Germany Itinerary

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Start: Kolkata (Calcutta)
Fly:  15 h
1
Munich
— 2 nights
Drive:  4 h 15 min
2
Dresden
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
3
Berlin
— 3 nights
Fly:  16 h 30 min
End: Kolkata (Calcutta)

2
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.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Sat): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Michael's Church, thensteep yourself in history at Nymphenburg Palace, thenexplore the world behind art at Alte Pinakothek, and finally see the interesting displays at Munich Residenz. On the 2nd (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get curious at Deutsches Museum, see the interesting displays at BMW Welt, thenadmire the masterpieces at Glyptothek, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of St. Peter's Church, and finally don't miss a visit to Marienplatz.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Munich trip itinerary website.

Kolkata (Calcutta), India to Munich is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Kolkata (Calcutta) to Munich is minus 4.5 hours. Expect much colder temperatures when traveling from Kolkata (Calcutta) in April; daily highs in Munich reach 16°C and lows reach 3°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sun) early enough to go by car to Dresden.

Things to do in Munich

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Nymphenburg Palace ©
Nymphenburg Palace
Munich Residenz ©
Munich Residenz
Alte Pinakothek ©
Alte Pinakothek

2
nights
Dresden

Dresden ©
Dresden boasts a long history as a royal residence of many Saxon kings.
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Mon): get to know the fascinating history of Theaterplatz, make a trip to Katholische Hofkirche, learn about all things military at Turkish Chamber / Turckische Cammer, see the interesting displays at Neues Grünes Gewölbe, thensteep yourself in history at Big courtyard of the Residence / Grosser Schlosshof Dresdner Residenz, and finally admire the masterpieces at Staatliche Kunstsammlungen Dresden (Dresden Art Galleries). On the 4th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get engrossed in the history at Royal Palace (Residenzschloss), examine the collection at The Royal Porcelain Collection, explore the world behind art at Gemaldegalerie Alte Meister, thenexplore the world behind art at Albertinum, thenmake a trip to Frauenkirche Dresden, and finally admire the masterpieces at Stadtmuseum Dresden.

To see more things to do, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Dresden trip itinerary builder app.

Traveling by car from Munich to Dresden takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. In May in Dresden, expect temperatures between 20°C during the day and 10°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Tue) so you can drive to Berlin.

Things to do in Dresden

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The Dresden Zwinger ©
The Dresden Zwinger
Albertinum ©
Albertinum
Frauenkirche Dresden ©
Frauenkirche Dresden

3
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 5th (Wed): appreciate the history behind Brandenburg Gate, appreciate the history behind The Holocaust Memorial - Memorial to the Murdered Jews of Europe, thentake in the local highlights with Walking tours, thencontemplate the long history of Memorial of the Berlin Wall, and finally admire the masterpieces at Pergamonmuseum. Here are some ideas for day two: contemplate the long history of East Side Gallery, make a trip to Mauermuseum - Museum Haus am Checkpoint Charlie, examine the collection at Topography of Terror, thenstep into the grandiose world of Charlottenburg Palace, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Reichstag Building.

For traveler tips, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, read Berlin attractions planning site.

Traveling by car from Dresden to Berlin takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Berlin

Historic Sites Museums Tours
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Pergamonmuseum ©
Pergamonmuseum
Topography of Terror ©
Topography of Terror
East Side Gallery ©
East Side Gallery

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