15 days in Germany Itinerary

15 days in Germany Itinerary

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Route & dates

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Munich
— 1 night
2
Nuremberg
— 1 night
3
Dresden
— 2 nights
4
Berlin
— 3 nights
5
Hamburg
— 3 nights
6
Frankfurt
— 1 night
7
Rothenburg
— 2 nights
8
Stuttgart
— 1 night

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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 10th (Tue), don't miss a visit to Eisbach Wave, thenadmire the landmark architecture of New Town Hall (Neus Rathaus), and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Asamkirche. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 11th (Wed): contemplate the long history of Rathaus-Glockenspiel, contemplate the long history of Dachau Concentration Camp Memorial Site, and then see the interesting displays at BMW Welt.

For where to stay, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Munich route planner.

Madrid, Spain to Munich is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. In November, Munich is slightly colder than Madrid - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Wed) early enough to drive to Nuremberg.

Things to do in Munich

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Dachau Concentration Camp Memorial Site
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Dachau Concentration Camp Memorial Site ©
Dachau Concentration Camp Memorial Site
BMW Welt ©
BMW Welt
Asamkirche ©
Asamkirche

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Nuremberg

Nuremberg ©
Nuremberg's historic town center stands in the shadow of a towering imperial castle that dominates its northwestern corner.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Thu): contemplate the long history of Laufertorturm, don't miss a visit to Altstadt, explore the historical opulence of Kaiserburg Nurnberg, pause for some serene contemplation at St. Lorenz Church, thensee the interesting displays at Dokumentationszentrum Reichsparteitagsgelände, and finally steep yourself in history at Reichsparteigelande (Nazi Party Rally Grounds).

For maps, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Nuremberg online day trip planner.

Traveling by car from Munich to Nuremberg takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a bus. In November, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Thu) so you can drive to Dresden.

Things to do in Nuremberg

Historic Sites Museums
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Kaiserburg Nurnberg ©
Kaiserburg Nurnberg
St. Lorenz Church ©
St. Lorenz Church

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Dresden

Dresden ©
Dresden boasts a long history as a royal residence of many Saxon kings.
Start off your visit on the 13th (Fri): admire the masterpieces at The Dresden Zwinger, explore the world behind art at Gemaldegalerie Alte Meister, and then examine the collection at Neues Grünes Gewölbe. Here are some ideas for day two: appreciate the history behind Semper Memorial, get great views at Basteigebiet, contemplate the long history of Sachsisches Standehaus, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Frauenkirche Dresden, thenadmire the landmark architecture of Bruehlsche Terrasse, and finally make a trip to Procession of Princes.

To see reviews, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Dresden trip planner.

Drive from Nuremberg to Dresden in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. Expect a daytime high around °C in November, and nighttime lows around °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Berlin.

Things to do in Dresden

Museums Historic Sites

Side Trip

Basteigebiet
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The Dresden Zwinger ©
The Dresden Zwinger
Neues Grünes Gewölbe ©
Neues Grünes Gewölbe
Frauenkirche Dresden ©
Frauenkirche Dresden

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Berlin

Berlin ©
The country's capital and largest city, Berlin is a diverse urban center boasting a lively nightlife and countless things to do.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Classic Remise Berlin and German Museum of Technology. Venture out of the city with trips to Potsdam (Sanssouci Park & Potsdam's Gardens). And it doesn't end there: make a trip to Gendarmenmarkt, take an in-depth tour of Palace of Tears, pause for some photo ops at Victory Column (Siegessaule), and take in nature's colorful creations at Großer Tiergarten.

For maps, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Berlin trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Dresden to Berlin in 2 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Tue) early enough to catch the train to Hamburg.

Things to do in Berlin

Museums Parks Childrens Museums

Side Trip

Potsdam
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Deutsches Historisches Museum ©
Deutsches Historisches Museum
Classic Remise Berlin ©
Classic Remise Berlin
Gendarmenmarkt ©
Gendarmenmarkt

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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.
Discover out-of-the-way places like St. Michael's Church and Rathausmarkt. Venture out of the city with trips to Lubeck (Travemunde, Holstentor, &more). And it doesn't end there: explore the activities along Port of Hamburg, see the top attractions with Sightseeing Tours, make a trip to Townhall, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Alter Elbtunnel.

To find where to stay, reviews, photos, and tourist information, read our Hamburg trip website.

You can take a train from Berlin to Hamburg in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. November in Hamburg sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Fri) so you can travel to Frankfurt.

Things to do in Hamburg

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trip

Lubeck
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Walking tours
St. Michael's Church ©
St. Michael's Church
Rathausmarkt ©
Rathausmarkt

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Frankfurt

Frankfurt
A global center of finance and transportation, Frankfurt is perhaps best known for its futuristic cityscape.
Start off your visit on the 21st (Sat): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of St. Bartholomew (Dom St. Bartholomaus), thenadmire the masterpieces at Stadel Museum, thentake some stellar pictures from Main Tower, and finally admire the striking features of Romer.

To see maps, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, read Frankfurt attractions planner.

Fly from Hamburg to Frankfurt in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In November, daily temperatures in Frankfurt can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sat) so you can go by car to Rothenburg.

Things to do in Frankfurt

Museums Historic Sites
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Stadel Museum
Stadel Museum
Romer ©
Romer

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Rothenburg

Rothenburg ©
An old imperial city, Rothenburg is the main tourist stop on the scenic Romantic Road of Bavaria.
On the 22nd (Sun), ponder the world of politics at Stadt Rothenburg ob der Tauber, don't miss a visit to Das Plonlein, steep yourself in history at Town Walls, thentake a stroll through Altstadt, thensee the interesting displays at Medieval Crime Museum (Mittelalterliches Kriminalmuseum), and finally browse the eclectic array of goods at Kathe Wohlfahrt's Christmas Shop. Here are some ideas for day two: deepen your understanding at Wurzburg Old University, thensnap pictures at Alte Mainbruecke, thenstep into the grandiose world of Würzburg Residence, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at St Stephan.

For maps, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Rothenburg route planning website.

Traveling by car from Frankfurt to Rothenburg takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. In November, daily temperatures in Rothenburg can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Stuttgart.

Things to do in Rothenburg

Historic Sites Shopping Museums

Side Trip

Wurzburg
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Altstadt ©
Altstadt
Das Plonlein ©
Das Plonlein
Town Walls ©
Town Walls

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Stuttgart

Stuttgart ©
Stuttgart spreads across a variety of valleys, parks, and hills--many of them covered by vineyards.
On the 24th (Tue), examine the collection at Porsche Museum, thenadmire the natural beauty at Wilhelma Zoologisch-Botanischer Garten, and then explore the galleries of Mercedes-Benz Museum.

For more things to do, photos, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Stuttgart trip planner.

You can drive from Rothenburg to Stuttgart in 2 hours. Another option is to take a train. In November in Stuttgart, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Stuttgart

Museums Parks Zoos & Aquariums
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Mercedes-Benz Museum ©
Mercedes-Benz Museum
Porsche Museum ©
Porsche Museum
Wilhelma Zoologisch-Botanischer Garten ©
Wilhelma Zoologisch-Botanischer Garten

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