16 days in Germany Itinerary

16 days in Germany Itinerary

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Munich
— 3 nights
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Nuremberg
— 2 nights
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Rothenburg
— 2 nights
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Trier
— 1 night
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Cologne
— 1 night
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Hamburg
— 1 night
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Berlin
— 4 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: don't miss a visit to Marienplatz, explore the world behind art at Alte Pinakothek, take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Peter's Church, and contemplate the long history of Asamkirche.

For more things to do, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Munich trip itinerary builder.

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia to Munich is an approximately 19.5-hour flight. You'll gain 7 hours traveling from Kuala Lumpur to Munich due to the time zone difference. In November, Munich is cooler than Kuala Lumpur - with highs of 9°C and lows of 1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Sat) early enough to drive to Nuremberg.

Things to do in Munich

Museums · Historic Sites · Childrens Museums · Nature
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Science Museum
Deutsches Museum
4.2
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Landmark
Marienplatz
4.7
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Historic Site
Nymphenburg Palace
4.5

2
nights
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.
On the 29th (Sun), admire the striking features of Germanisches Nationalmuseum, don't miss a visit to Weissgerbergasse, then steep yourself in history at Albrecht Durer's House, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Sebaldus Church, and finally ponder the design of Der Schoene Brunnen. On the next day, don't miss a visit to Ehekarussell, steep yourself in history at Nuremberg Palace of Justice, explore the historical opulence of Kaiserburg Nurnberg, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Frauenkirche, then pause for some serene contemplation at St. Lorenz Church, and finally examine the collection at Dokumentationszentrum Reichsparteitagsgelände.

For reviews, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Nuremberg vacation planner.

Getting from Munich to Nuremberg by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of bus and flight. In November in Nuremberg, expect temperatures between 9°C during the day and 1°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Mon) so you can go by car to Rothenburg.

Things to do in Nuremberg

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2
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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.
On the 1st (Tue), get a sense of history and politics at Stadt Rothenburg ob der Tauber, don't miss a visit to Klingentor, examine the collection at Historiengewölbe mit Staatsverlies - Museum zur Stadtgeschichte in Rothenburg o.d.T., see the interesting displays at Medieval Crime Museum (Mittelalterliches Kriminalmuseum), then take a stroll through Altstadt, and finally steep yourself in history at Siebers Tower. On your second day here, don't miss a visit to Hofkirche, step into the grandiose world of Würzburg Residence, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Kapuzinerkloster Nikolausberg, and finally steep yourself in history at Markusturm and Buttelhaus.

For photos, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Rothenburg attractions planner.

You can drive from Nuremberg to Rothenburg in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. November in Rothenburg sees daily highs of 8°C and lows of 2°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Wed) so you can drive to Trier.

Things to do in Rothenburg

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods

Side Trip

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Neighborhood
Altstadt
4.9
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World heritage site
Würzburg Residence
4.7
Landmark
Hofkirche
4.8

1
night
Trier

Trier ©

Oldest City in Germany

Trier may be the oldest city in Germany, founded long before the Roman times.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Thu): don't miss a visit to Porta Nigra, see the interesting displays at Rhineland Museum (Rheinisches Landesmuseum), then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Liebfrauenkirche, Trier, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Peter's Cathedral (Dom), and finally browse the eclectic array of goods at Hauptmarkt.

For ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Trier visit planning app.

You can drive from Rothenburg to Trier in 3.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train, flight, and bus; or do a combination of train and shuttle. December in Trier sees daily highs of 5°C and lows of 0°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Thu) early enough to drive to Cologne.

Things to do in Trier

Historic Sites · Shopping · Museums
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Ruin
Porta Nigra
4.5

1
night
Cologne

Cologne ©

City of Churches

Though Cologne famously contains 12 Romanesque churches, the city's top prize remains its landmark Gothic cathedral.
Start off your visit on the 4th (Fri): explore the world behind art at Wallraf-Richartz Museum, then admire the striking features of Cologne Cathedral, and then admire the masterpieces at Museum Ludwig.

To see ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Cologne trip planner.

Traveling by car from Trier to Cologne takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 9°C in December, and nighttime lows around 3°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Fri) so you can travel to Hamburg.

Things to do in Cologne

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World heritage site
Cologne Cathedral
4.8
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Art Museum
Museum Ludwig
4.3

1
night
Hamburg

Hamburg ©

Gateway to the World

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.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Sat): stop by Kaufhaus Hamburg, get to know the fascinating history of Alter Elbtunnel, then get to know the fascinating history of Speicherstadt, and finally see the interesting displays at Miniatur Wunderland.

For more things to do, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Hamburg travel app.

Getting from Cologne to Hamburg by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. December in Hamburg sees daily highs of 7°C and lows of 2°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Sat) early enough to catch the train to Berlin.

Things to do in Hamburg

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Specialty Museum
Miniatur Wunderland
4.8
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Historic Walking Area
Speicherstadt
4.7
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Historic Walking Area
Alter Elbtunnel
4.6

4
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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.
Berlin is known for museums, historic sites, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: appreciate the history behind Brandenburg Gate, make a trip to East Side Gallery, explore the world behind art at Pergamonmuseum, and get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Zoo Berlin.

To find photos, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Berlin online driving holiday planner.

Take a train from Hamburg to Berlin in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Berlin

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Zoos & Aquariums
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