©

Nuremberg trip planner

Create a fully customized
day-by-day itinerary for free

Itinerary Planner
+ Add destination
2 adults
Adults
- +
Teens
- +
Kids
- +
Close

Nuremberg

Gingerbread Capital of the World

Nuremberg's historic town center stands in the shadow of a towering imperial castle that dominates its northwestern corner. With a history spanning almost 1,000 years, Nuremberg is often associated with its traditional gingerbread products, sausages, and handmade toys. This vibrant urban center also offers museums, theaters, open-air markets, parks, medieval churches, sports venues, and art galleries. An atmosphere of lively co-existence between the past and the present prevails in Nuremberg; modern structures stand just a few steps away from the largely intact medieval city wall. This city is alive with masses of tourists all year long, but never more so than during its celebrated Christmas market. Nuremberg is known for an atmosphere of tolerance and a very high quality of life. Nuremberg is in Middle Franconia. Make your own Nuremberg vacation itinerary, with a little help from those that know the place like the back of their hands, by using our Germany trip planner .
Create a full itinerary — for free!

Plan your trip to Nuremberg

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Where to stay in Nuremberg

The Altstadt and the Egidienviertel districts, the city's historical sections, provide an array of guesthouses and hotels. An alternative is the Gostenhof area, a suburban region with a selection of tourist sites. If you stay in Gostenhof, however, you need to take public transportation to the city center. For local flair, consider staying in the Knoblauchsland district near the Hauptmarkt. Avoid the Südstadt district near the train station, which is mainly residential and doesn't offer many entertainment options or access to sites.
Millions of travel reviews on TripAdvisor
2 adults
Adults (12 +)
- +
Children (2-11)
- +
Infants (Under 2)
- +
Close
Live like a local, find unique places to stay
2 adults
Adults (12 +)
- +
Children (2-11)
- +
Infants (Under 2)
- +
Close

Recently planned trips to Nuremberg

11 days in Germany BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES August, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, hidden gems PREFERENCES: August, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 3 days in Nuremberg BY A USER FROM ISRAEL August, culture, historic sites, popular PREFERENCES: August, culture, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 29 days in Germany BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES August, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, hidden gems PREFERENCES: August, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 14 days in Germany BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES August, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, hidden gems PREFERENCES: August, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 4 days in Nuremberg BY A USER FROM BRAZIL July, culture, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, culture, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 4 days in Nuremberg BY A USER FROM BRAZIL July, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 12 days in Europe BY A USER FROM GERMANY August, culture, popular PREFERENCES: August, culture ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 8 days in Nuremberg BY A USER FROM SAUDI ARABIA December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular PREFERENCES: December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 10 days in Germany BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES December, popular PREFERENCES: December ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 16 days in Germany BY A USER FROM PUERTO RICO June, popular PREFERENCES: June ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 5 days in Europe BY A USER FROM GERMANY August, kids, popular PREFERENCES: August, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 25 days in Germany BY A USER FROM COLOMBIA September, popular PREFERENCES: September ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium
View more plans