16 days in Bavaria Itinerary

16 days in Bavaria Itinerary

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Munich
— 4 nights
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Schoenau am Koenigssee
— 2 nights
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Schwangau
— 2 nights
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Rothenburg
— 4 nights
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Nuremberg
— 3 nights

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Munich

Munich ©

Village of a Million People

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.
Munich is known for museums, historic sites, and nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate the waterfront views at English Garden, examine the collection at Munich Residenz, explore the world behind art at Alte Pinakothek, and make a trip to Marienplatz.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, read our Munich road trip tool.

Copenhagen, Denmark to Munich is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. In July, daily temperatures in Munich can reach 29°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sun) so you can go by car to Schoenau am Koenigssee.

Things to do in Munich

Museums · Historic Sites · Childrens Museums · Tours
Find places to stay Jul 22 — 26:
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English Garden ©
English Garden
Nymphenburg Palace ©
Nymphenburg Palace
Deutsches Museum ©
Deutsches Museum

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Schoenau am Koenigssee

Schoenau am Koenigssee ©
On the 27th (Mon), stroll around Wimbachklamm, discover the riches below the earth's surface at Salzbergwerk Berchtesgaden, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Konigssee. Here are some ideas for day two: contemplate the waterfront views at Obersee, make a trip to The Eagle's Nest, then contemplate the long history of Dokumentationszentrum Obersalzberg, and finally get outside with Der Carl von Linde Weg.

To see maps, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Schoenau am Koenigssee trip itinerary builder.

You can drive from Munich to Schoenau am Koenigssee in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In July, daytime highs in Schoenau am Koenigssee are 30°C, while nighttime lows are 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Tue) so you can go by car to Schwangau.

Things to do in Schoenau am Koenigssee

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Outdoors

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jul 26 — 28:
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Konigssee ©
Konigssee
The Eagle's Nest ©
The Eagle's Nest
Salzbergwerk Berchtesgaden ©
Salzbergwerk Berchtesgaden

2
nights
Schwangau

Schwangau ©

Fairy-Tale Village

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 29th (Wed): pause for some serene contemplation at Pilgrimage Church of Wies, then get outside with Alpine Coaster Oberammergau, then steep yourself in history at Schloss Hohenschwangau, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Schloss Neuschwanstein. Here are some ideas for day two: get outside with Zugspitze, then pause for some serene contemplation at Pfarrkirche St. Martin, and then step into the grandiose world of Schloss Linderhof.

To see ratings, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, go to the Schwangau day trip app.

Getting from Schoenau am Koenigssee to Schwangau by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In July, daily temperatures in Schwangau can reach 27°C, while at night they dip to 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Thu) so you can drive to Rothenburg.

Things to do in Schwangau

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Winter Sports · Parks

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jul 28 — 30:
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Schloss Neuschwanstein ©
Schloss Neuschwanstein
Schloss Linderhof ©
Schloss Linderhof
Zugspitze ©
Zugspitze

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Rothenburg

Rothenburg ©

Medieval Heart of Germany

An old imperial city, Rothenburg is the main tourist stop on the scenic Romantic Road of Bavaria.
Explore Rothenburg's surroundings by going to Wurzburg (Falkenhaus, St. Kilian Cathedral, &more). The adventure continues: stop by Altstadt, contemplate the long history of Gerlachschmiede, examine the collection at Medieval Crime Museum (Mittelalterliches Kriminalmuseum), and ponder the world of politics at Stadt Rothenburg ob der Tauber.

To see more things to do, photos, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Rothenburg online itinerary builder.

Drive from Schwangau to Rothenburg in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. July in Rothenburg sees daily highs of 28°C and lows of 17°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Mon) early enough to drive to Nuremberg.

Things to do in Rothenburg

Historic Sites · Parks · Museums · Wineries

Side Trip

Find places to stay Jul 30 — Aug 3:
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Würzburg Residence ©
Würzburg Residence
Fortress Marienberg ©
Fortress Marienberg
Schloss Veitshöchheim ©
Schloss Veitshöchheim

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Nuremberg

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.
Nuremberg is known for historic sites, museums, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the historical opulence of Kaiserburg Nurnberg, don't miss a visit to Altstadt, get in on the family fun at Playmobil-FunPark, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Lorenz Church.

To find maps, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Nuremberg tour itinerary builder site.

You can drive from Rothenburg to Nuremberg in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. Expect a daytime high around 28°C in August, and nighttime lows around 14°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Nuremberg

Museums · Historic Sites · Tours · Theme Parks

Side Trip

Find places to stay Aug 3 — 6:
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Germanisches Nationalmuseum ©
Germanisches Nationalmuseum
Kaiserburg Nurnberg ©
Kaiserburg Nurnberg

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