5 days in Munich, Cologne & Hamburg Itinerary

5 days in Munich, Cologne & Hamburg Itinerary

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Munich
— 2 nights
2
Cologne
— 2 nights
3
Hamburg
— Few hours

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20
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24

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nights
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.
On the 18th (Sun), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Peter's Church, contemplate the long history of Nymphenburg Palace, and then contemplate the waterfront views at English Garden. On your second day here, make a trip to Marienplatz, engage your brain at Deutsches Museum, and then see the interesting displays at BMW Welt.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Munich vacation planner.

If you are flying in from United States, the closest major aiports are Memmingen Allgau Airport, Nuremberg Airport and Flughafen München-Riem. July in Munich sees daily highs of 77°F and lows of 55°F at night. You will have some time to spend on the 20th (Tue) before leaving for Cologne.

Things to do in Munich

Museums · Historic Sites · Childrens Museums · Nature
Highlights from your trip
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Must see
English Garden
4.7
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Must see
Marienplatz
4.7
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Historic Site
Nymphenburg Palace
4.5

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Cologne

Cologne ©

City of Churches

Though Cologne famously contains 12 Romanesque churches, the city's top prize remains its landmark Gothic cathedral.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Tue): contemplate the long history of Heinzelmaennchenbrunnen.

To see photos, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Cologne holiday maker website.

You can fly from Munich to Cologne in 4 hours. Other options are to take a train; or drive. In July in Cologne, expect temperatures between 77°F during the day and 57°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Thu) early enough to travel to Hamburg.

Things to do in Cologne

Highlights from your trip
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World heritage site
Cologne Cathedral
4.8
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Art Museum
Museum Ludwig
4.3
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Landmark
KolnTriangle
4.6

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hours
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 22nd (Thu): make a trip to Townhall and then make a trip to Miniatur Wunderland.

To see more things to do, photos, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Hamburg trip planner.

Fly from Cologne to Hamburg in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In July, plan for daily highs up to 74°F, and evening lows to 56°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Hamburg

Highlights from your trip
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Government Building
Townhall
4.7

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