30 days in Germany Itinerary

30 days in Germany Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Munich
— 4 nights
2
Hohenschwangau
— 1 night
3
Rust
— 1 night
4
Wurzburg
— 3 nights
5
Nuremberg
— 4 nights
6
Hamburg
— 4 nights
7
Berlin
— 5 nights
8
Dresden
— 5 nights
9
Cologne
— 1 night

4
nights
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.
Munich is known for museums, historic sites, and nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: make a trip to Marienplatz, contemplate the long history of Nymphenburg Palace, examine the collection at BMW Welt, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Michael's Church.

For maps, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Munich road trip planning app.

Atlanta, USA to Munich is an approximately 13-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Atlanta to Munich is 6 hours. When traveling from Atlanta in September, plan for slightly colder days and colder nights in Munich: temperatures range from °F by day to °F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 6th (Thu) to allow time for the car ride to Hohenschwangau.

Things to do in Munich

Museums Historic Sites Childrens Museums
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Deutsches Museum ©
Deutsches Museum
Marienplatz ©
Marienplatz
Nymphenburg Palace ©
Nymphenburg Palace

1
night
Hohenschwangau

Hohenschwangau ©
A picturesque village nestled in a green valley on the shores of a lake, Hohenschwangau receives nearly two million visitors every year.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Fri): steep yourself in history at Schloss Hohenschwangau and then explore the historical opulence of Schloss Neuschwanstein.

For maps, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, read Hohenschwangau itinerary builder tool.

Getting from Munich to Hohenschwangau by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. September in Hohenschwangau sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 7th (Fri) to allow time for the car ride to Rust.

Things to do in Hohenschwangau

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Schloss Neuschwanstein
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Schloss Neuschwanstein ©
Schloss Neuschwanstein
Schloss Hohenschwangau ©
Schloss Hohenschwangau

1
night
Rust

Rust ©
Originally a poor fishing village, Rust now features a world-class amusement park complex.
On the 8th (Sat), find something for the whole family at Europa-Park.

To see maps, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Rust road trip tool.

Drive from Hohenschwangau to Rust in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of flight, bus, and train. Traveling from Hohenschwangau in September, expect nights in Rust to be about the same, around °F, while days are somewhat warmer, around °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sat) so you can go by car to Wurzburg.

Things to do in Rust

Theme Parks
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Europa-Park ©
Europa-Park

3
nights
Wurzburg

Wurzburg ©
Founded in the 10th century, Wurzburg served as the home of powerful prince-bishops for many centuries.
Get out of town with these interesting Wurzburg side-trips: Rothenburg (Rodertor, Spital Bastion, &more). And it doesn't end there: explore the historical opulence of Würzburg Residence, take in the spiritual surroundings of Stationsweg Nikolausberg, take in the views from Alte Mainbruecke, and admire the landmark architecture of St. Kilian Cathedral.

To find ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Wurzburg online trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Rust to Wurzburg takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °F in September, and nighttime lows around °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Tue) early enough to drive to Nuremberg.

Things to do in Wurzburg

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Rothenburg
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Würzburg Residence ©
Würzburg Residence
Altstadt ©
Altstadt
Town Walls ©
Town Walls

4
nights
Nuremberg

Nuremberg ©
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, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Lorenz Church, get outside with Wohrder Wiese, and appreciate the extensive heritage of City Walls of Nuremberg.

Discover how to plan a Nuremberg trip in just a few steps with Inspirock's itinerary builder.

You can drive from Wurzburg to Nuremberg in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. In September, daytime highs in Nuremberg are °F, while nighttime lows are °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Hamburg.

Things to do in Nuremberg

Outdoors Historic Sites Museums
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Woehrder See ©
Woehrder See
Kaiserburg Nurnberg ©
Kaiserburg Nurnberg
St. Lorenz Church ©
St. Lorenz Church

4
nights
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.
Hamburg is known for museums, historic sites, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: don't miss a visit to Miniatur Wunderland, get the lay of the land with Walking tours, admire the natural beauty at Planten un Blomen, and learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Tierpark Hagenbeck.

To find where to stay, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Hamburg trip maker tool.

You can fly from Nuremberg to Hamburg in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In September, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Wed) so you can take a train to Berlin.

Things to do in Hamburg

Parks Museums Zoos & Aquariums
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Walking tours
Miniatur Wunderland ©
Miniatur Wunderland
Tierpark Hagenbeck ©
Tierpark Hagenbeck

5
nights
Berlin

Berlin ©
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: pause for some photo ops at The Holocaust Memorial - Memorial to the Murdered Jews of Europe, take a stroll through Potsdamer Platz, make a trip to Brandenburg Gate, and steep yourself in history at East Side Gallery.

To find ratings, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Berlin trip tool.

Traveling by train from Hamburg to Berlin takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Mon) so you can go by car to Dresden.

Things to do in Berlin

Historic Sites Parks Museums
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Brandenburg Gate ©
Brandenburg Gate
Walking tours

5
nights
Dresden

Dresden ©
Dresden boasts a long history as a royal residence of many Saxon kings.
Dresden is known for museums, historic sites, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the masterpieces at The Dresden Zwinger, step into the grandiose world of Winzer Lutz Muller, pause for some serene contemplation at Sankt Martin Kirche, and don't miss a visit to Bruehlsche Terrasse.

For other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Dresden trip planner.

Drive from Berlin to Dresden in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In September, daytime highs in Dresden are °F, while nighttime lows are °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Sat) early enough to travel to Cologne.

Things to do in Dresden

Museums Historic Sites Shopping
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The Dresden Zwinger ©
The Dresden Zwinger
Frauenkirche Dresden ©
Frauenkirche Dresden
Albertinum ©
Albertinum

1
night
Cologne

Cologne ©
Though Cologne famously contains 12 Romanesque churches, the city's top prize remains its landmark Gothic cathedral.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Sat): steep yourself in history at Heinzelmaennchenbrunnen, explore the world behind art at Wallraf-Richartz Museum, and then don't miss a visit to Heumarkt. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the world behind art at Museum Ludwig and then admire the striking features of Cologne Cathedral.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, use the Cologne trip maker.

Traveling by flight from Dresden to Cologne takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car and train. In September in Cologne, expect temperatures between °F during the day and °F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Cologne

Museums Historic Sites
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Wallraf-Richartz Museum ©
Wallraf-Richartz Museum
Cologne Cathedral ©
Cologne Cathedral
Museum Ludwig ©
Museum Ludwig

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