5 days in Germany Itinerary

5 days in Germany Itinerary

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Hamburg
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Rothenburg
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Dresden
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Berlin
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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 2nd (Fri): examine the collection at Miniatur Wunderland, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Speicherstadt, and then shop like a local with Red Gallery. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 3rd (Sat): don't miss a visit to Jungfernstieg, explore the activities along Port of Hamburg, then get to know the fascinating history of Alter Elbtunnel, and finally learn the secrets of beer at Robin and the Tourguides - Hamburg Free Walking Tours.

To find more things to do, photos, reviews, and tourist information, read our Hamburg travel itinerary planner.

Riga, Latvia to Hamburg is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and train. The time zone changes from Eastern European Standard Time (EET) to Central European Standard Time (CET), which is usually a -1 hour difference. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Riga in October; daily highs in Hamburg reach 16°C and lows reach 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sat) to allow time to travel to Rothenburg.

Things to do in Hamburg

Museums · Outdoors · Breweries & Distilleries · Tours
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Miniatur Wunderland ©
Miniatur Wunderland
Alter Elbtunnel ©
Alter Elbtunnel

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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 4th (Sun), steep yourself in history at Siebers Tower, contemplate the long history of Town Walls, take a stroll through Altstadt, examine the collection at Medieval Crime Museum (Mittelalterliches Kriminalmuseum), then stop by Kathe Wohlfahrt, and finally examine the collection at Historiengewölbe mit Staatsverlies - Museum zur Stadtgeschichte in Rothenburg o.d.T..

To find traveler tips, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Rothenburg day trip site.

Getting from Hamburg to Rothenburg by combination of train and taxi takes about 5 hours. Other options: drive; or fly. In October in Rothenburg, expect temperatures between 15°C during the day and 7°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sun) so you can go by car to Dresden.

Things to do in Rothenburg

Historic Sites · Shopping · Museums · Neighborhoods
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Town Walls ©
Town Walls
Altstadt ©
Altstadt

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Dresden

Dresden ©

Florence of the North

Dresden boasts a long history as a royal residence of many Saxon kings.
Start off your visit on the 5th (Mon): explore the world behind art at The Dresden Zwinger, don't miss a visit to Frauenkirche Dresden, and then see the interesting displays at Neues Grünes Gewölbe.

To see maps, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Dresden trip app.

Drive from Rothenburg to Dresden in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and flight. October in Dresden sees daily highs of 16°C and lows of 8°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Mon) early enough to drive to Berlin.

Things to do in Dresden

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

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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.
Start off your visit on the 6th (Tue): see the interesting displays at Topography of Terror, then contemplate the long history of Memorial of the Berlin Wall, and then explore the world behind art at Pergamonmuseum.

To see other places to visit, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Berlin online attractions 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 6th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Berlin

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Pergamonmuseum ©
Pergamonmuseum
Topography of Terror ©
Topography of Terror
Memorial of the Berlin Wall ©
Memorial of the Berlin Wall

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