30 days in Germany Itinerary

30 days in Germany Itinerary

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Start: Pune
Fly:  16 h
1
Dresden
— 3 nights
Train:  1 h 45 min
2
Berlin
— 4 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
3
Rostock
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 45 min
4
Hamburg
— 4 nights
Drive:  5 h 45 min
5
Trier
— 3 nights
Drive:  3 h 15 min
6
Wurzburg
— 3 nights
Train:  1 h 15 min
7
Nuremberg
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
8
Munich
— 8 nights
Fly:  13 h 45 min
End: Pune

3
nights
Dresden

Dresden ©
Dresden boasts a long history as a royal residence of many Saxon kings.
Popular historic sites such as Frauenkirche Dresden and The Dresden Zwinger are in your itinerary. Gemaldegalerie Alte Meister and Albertinum are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Change things up with these side-trips from Dresden: Leipzig (St. Thomas Church (Thomaskirche) & St. Nicholas Church (Nikolaikirche)). The adventure continues: examine the collection at Neues Grünes Gewölbe, stop by Gorlitzer Strasse, pause for some serene contemplation at Sankt Martin Kirche, and get engrossed in the history at Royal Palace (Residenzschloss).

For more things to do, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Dresden attractions planning app.

Pune, India to Dresden is an approximately 16- hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of flight and train. The time zone changes from India Standard Time to Central European Standard Time, which is usually a -4.5 hour difference. In April, daytime highs in Dresden are 15°C, while nighttime lows are 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Sat) early enough to take a train to Berlin.

Things to do in Dresden

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Leipzig
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The Dresden Zwinger ©
The Dresden Zwinger
Frauenkirche Dresden ©
Frauenkirche Dresden
Gemaldegalerie Alte Meister
Gemaldegalerie Alte Meister

4
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.
Step out of the city life by going to Strandbad Tegeler See and Strandbad Muggelsee. Memorial and Museum Sachsenhausen and Charlottenburg Palace are good opportunities to explore the local culture. The adventure continues: explore the world behind art at Pergamonmuseum, contemplate the long history of Memorial of the Berlin Wall, examine the collection at Topography of Terror, and pause for some photo ops at Brandenburg Gate.

To see more things to do, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Berlin trip itinerary planning site.

You can take a train from Dresden to Berlin in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Wed) early enough to drive to Rostock.

Things to do in Berlin

Historic Sites Museums Beaches

Side Trip

Memorial and Museum Sachsenhausen
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Memorial and Museum Sachsenhausen
Memorial and Museum Sachsenhausen
Pergamonmuseum ©
Pergamonmuseum
Topography of Terror ©
Topography of Terror

1
night
Rostock

Rostock
Rostock was once one of the primary ports of the powerful Hanseatic League.
On the 9th (Thu), enjoy the sand and surf at Strand Warnemunde, kick back and relax at Ostseebad Warnemunde, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Kuhlungsborn Beach.

To find traveler tips, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Rostock online sightseeing planner.

You can drive from Berlin to Rostock in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In April, daytime highs in Rostock are 14°C, while nighttime lows are 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Thu) early enough to drive to Hamburg.

Things to do in Rostock

Beaches Parks Outdoors

Side Trip

Kuhlungsborn Beach
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Ostseebad Warnemunde
Ostseebad Warnemunde
Kuhlungsborn Beach ©
Kuhlungsborn Beach

4
nights
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.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at St. Michael's Church and Speicherstadt. Step out of the city life by going to Travemunde and Wildpark Schwarze Berge. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Hamburg: Schwerin Castle (Schweriner Schloss) (in Schwerin) and Lubeck Altstadt (Lubeck Oldtown) (in Lubeck). Next up on the itinerary: see the interesting displays at Miniatur Wunderland, steep yourself in history at Alter Elbtunnel, see the top attractions with Sightseeing Tours, and test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms.

To find other places to visit, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Hamburg trip itinerary builder website.

Getting from Rostock to Hamburg by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In April in Hamburg, expect temperatures between 15°C during the day and 3°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Trier.

Things to do in Hamburg

Historic Sites Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Lubeck, Wildpark Schwarze Berge, Schwerin Castle (Schweriner Schloss)
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St. Michael's Church ©
St. Michael's Church
Schwerin Castle (Schweriner Schloss) ©
Schwerin Castle (Schweriner Schloss)
Lubeck Altstadt (Lubeck Oldtown) ©
Lubeck Altstadt (Lubeck Oldtown)

3
nights
Trier

Trier ©
Trier may be the oldest city in Germany, founded long before the Roman times.
Porta Nigra and Eltz Castle are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Reichsburg Cochem and St. Peter's Cathedral (Dom). Go for a jaunt from Trier to Zell (Mosel) to see Weingut Bremm - Keltenhof about 1 hour away. And it doesn't end there: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Domstadt (Cathedral City), take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Martin, contemplate the long history of Wallmauer, and explore the ancient world of Kaiserthermen.

To see maps, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Trier trip itinerary planning website.

Traveling by car from Hamburg to Trier takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of train and car. In April, plan for daily highs up to 16°C, and evening lows to 4°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Wurzburg.

Things to do in Trier

Historic Sites Wineries

Side Trips

Weingut Bremm - Keltenhof, Reichsburg Cochem, Eltz Castle
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Reichsburg Cochem ©
Reichsburg Cochem
Eltz Castle ©
Eltz Castle
Porta Nigra ©
Porta Nigra

3
nights
Wurzburg

Wurzburg ©
Founded in the 10th century, Wurzburg served as the home of powerful prince-bishops for many centuries.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Town Walls and Würzburg Residence. Appreciate the collections at Fortress Marienberg and Roentgen Memorial Site Wuerzburg. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Wurzburg: Rothenburg (Burgtor und Burg, Medieval Crime Museum (Mittelalterliches Kriminalmuseum), &more). Next up on the itinerary: pause for some serene contemplation at Wallfahrtskirche Mariae Heimsuchung, steep yourself in history at Augustiner Kloster, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Stationsweg Nikolausberg.

To find reviews, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Wurzburg visit app.

Traveling by car from Trier to Wurzburg takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, flight, and train; or do a combination of shuttle and train. April in Wurzburg sees daily highs of 17°C and lows of 3°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sun) to allow enough time to take a train to Nuremberg.

Things to do in Wurzburg

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trip

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

3
nights
Nuremberg

Nuremberg ©
Nuremberg's historic town center stands in the shadow of a towering imperial castle that dominates its northwestern corner.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Bamberg Altstadt and Cathedral of St Peter's. Popular historic sites such as Old Town and Bamberg Cathedral are in your itinerary. And it doesn't end there: see the interesting displays at Dokumentationszentrum Reichsparteitagsgelände, take an in-depth tour of Germanisches Nationalmuseum, contemplate the long history of Albrecht Durer's House, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Lorenz Church.

To find ratings, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Nuremberg day trip tool.

Take a train from Wurzburg to Nuremberg in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In April, plan for daily highs up to 17°C, and evening lows to 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Wed) early enough to drive to Munich.

Things to do in Nuremberg

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Regensburg, Bamberg
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Bamberg Altstadt ©
Bamberg Altstadt
Old Town ©
Old Town
Bamberg Cathedral ©
Bamberg Cathedral

8
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.
Visiting Zugspitze and Partnachklamm will get you outdoors. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Dachau Concentration Camp Memorial Site and Schloss Linderhof. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Munich: Schloss Hohenschwangau (in Hohenschwangau), Schwangau (Kirche St. Georg & Schloss Neuschwanstein) and Pilgrimage Church of Wies (in Steingaden). And it doesn't end there: step into the grandiose world of Herrenchiemsee New Palace, get curious at Deutsches Museum, admire the landmark architecture of Frauenkirche, and steep yourself in history at Nymphenburg Palace.

To find photos, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, read our Munich trip planner.

You can drive from Nuremberg to Munich in 2 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or fly. In April, daily temperatures in Munich can reach 16°C, while at night they dip to 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Munich

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Schwangau, Schloss Linderhof, Schloss Hohenschwangau, Herrenchiemsee New Palace
Highlights from your plan
Schloss Hohenschwangau ©
Schloss Hohenschwangau
Dachau Concentration Camp Memorial Site ©
Dachau Concentration Camp Memorial Site
Schloss Linderhof ©
Schloss Linderhof

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