5 days in Germany Itinerary

5 days in Germany Itinerary

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Hamburg
— 1 night
2
Garmisch-Partenkirchen
— 1 night
3
Berchtesgaden
— 1 night
4
Dresden
— 1 night

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Hamburg

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.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Fri): take in nature's colorful creations at Planten un Blomen, thenadmire the striking features of St. Michael's Church, and then ponder the world of politics at Townhall. On the 18th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the local highlights with Walking tours, appreciate the extensive heritage of Speicherstadt, thencontemplate the waterfront views at Port of Hamburg, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Alter Elbtunnel.

To see photos, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Hamburg trip builder.

Berlin to Hamburg is an approximately 2.5-hour train ride. You can also drive; or take a bus. July in Hamburg sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Garmisch-Partenkirchen.

Things to do in Hamburg

Parks Historic Sites Tours
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Port of Hamburg ©
Port of Hamburg
Planten un Blomen ©
Planten un Blomen
St. Michael's Church ©
St. Michael's Church

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Garmisch-Partenkirchen

Garmisch-Partenkirchen ©
Nestled within the Bavarian Alps, Garmisch-Partenkirchen offers a classic mountain feel along with world-class winter sports.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Sun): get outside with Zugspitze and then identify plant and animal life at Partnachklamm.

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You can fly from Hamburg to Garmisch-Partenkirchen in 5.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or drive. Expect a daytime high around °C in July, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sun) so you can go by car to Berchtesgaden.

Things to do in Garmisch-Partenkirchen

Parks Wildlife Nature
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Partnachklamm ©
Partnachklamm
Zugspitze ©
Zugspitze

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Berchtesgaden

Berchtesgaden ©
Bordered on three sides by Austria, Berchtesgaden is encircled by snow-capped mountain peaks that offer sweeping views of the entire region.
On the 20th (Mon), get great views at The Eagle's Nest and then explore the activities along Konigssee.

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Drive from Garmisch-Partenkirchen to Berchtesgaden in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of bus and car. In July in Berchtesgaden, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Mon) early enough to drive to Dresden.

Things to do in Berchtesgaden

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Konigssee
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Konigssee ©
Konigssee
The Eagle's Nest ©
The Eagle's Nest

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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 21st (Tue): make a trip to Procession of Princes, admire the striking features of Bruehlsche Terrasse, thenpause for some serene contemplation at Frauenkirche Dresden, and finally explore the world behind art at The Dresden Zwinger.

To see reviews, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Dresden trip itinerary maker tool.

Drive from Berchtesgaden to Dresden in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of car and bus. In July, daily temperatures in Dresden can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Tue) early enough to drive back home.

Things to do in Dresden

Historic Sites Museums
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Frauenkirche Dresden ©
Frauenkirche Dresden
Procession of Princes ©
Procession of Princes
Bruehlsche Terrasse ©
Bruehlsche Terrasse

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