6 days in Germany & Amsterdam Itinerary

6 days in Germany & Amsterdam Itinerary

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6 days in Germany & Amsterdam Itinerary

Start: Frankfurt, Germany
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Frankfurt, Germany
— Few hours
Train:  1 h 30 min
2
Dusseldorf, Germany
— 1 night
Train:  30 min
3
Cologne, Germany
— 1 night
Drive:  3 h 30 min
4
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 1 day
Drive:  2 h 30 min
5
Dusseldorf, Germany
— 3 nights
Train:  1 h 30 min
End: Frankfurt, Germany

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Frankfurt, Germany

Frankfurt
A global center of finance and transportation, Frankfurt is perhaps best known for its futuristic cityscape.
To see other places to visit, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, read Frankfurt online itinerary creator.

If you are flying in from United States, the closest major airports are Frankfurt am Main Airport, Frankfurt-Hahn Airport and Cologne Bonn Airport. In October, plan for daily highs up to 59°F, and evening lows to 45°F. You will leave for Dusseldorf on the 12th (Thu).

Things to do in Frankfurt

Historic Sites Nightlife Museums

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Dusseldorf, Germany

Dusseldorf ©
Renowned for its fashion and trade fairs, Dusseldorf offers visitors vibrant nightlife and a wide range of shopping options.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Konigsallee.

To see where to stay, ratings, maps, and tourist information, go to the Dusseldorf itinerary planner.

You can take a train from Frankfurt to Dusseldorf in 1.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or fly. Expect a daytime high around 59°F in October, and nighttime lows around 46°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Fri) to allow enough time to take a train to Cologne.

Things to do in Dusseldorf

Neighborhoods Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Konigsallee ©
Konigsallee

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Cologne, Germany

Cologne ©
Though Cologne famously contains 12 Romanesque churches, the city's top prize remains its landmark Gothic cathedral.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Shrine of the Three Kings, Cologne Chocolate Museum and Cologne Cathedral. On the 13th (Fri), examine the collection at Cologne Chocolate Museum, admire the striking features of Cologne Cathedral, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Shrine of the Three Kings.

To see where to stay, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Cologne trip itinerary maker.

Cologne is just a stone's throw from Dusseldorf. October in Cologne sees daily highs of 59°F and lows of 46°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 14th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Amsterdam.

Things to do in Cologne

Historic Sites Museums
Highlights from your plan
Cologne Cathedral ©
Cologne Cathedral
Chocolate Museum ©
Chocolate Museum
Shrine of the Three Kings ©
Shrine of the Three Kings

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Amsterdam ©
Known as one of the greatest small cities in the world, Amsterdam charms visitors with its cool and cozy atmosphere.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Sat): take a stroll through The Jordaan, explore the world behind art at Rijksmuseum, and then get engrossed in the history at Anne Frank House.

To see reviews, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Amsterdam travel planner.

Drive from Cologne to Amsterdam in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and flight. In October, daytime highs in Amsterdam are 58°F, while nighttime lows are 46°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Sat) early enough to drive to Dusseldorf.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums Neighborhoods Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Rijksmuseum ©
Rijksmuseum
Anne Frank House ©
Anne Frank House
The Jordaan ©
The Jordaan

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Dusseldorf, Germany

Dusseldorf ©
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Oberkassel, Rathaus, Rheinufer, and other attractions you added. Kick off your visit on the 15th (Sun): wander the streets of Oberkassel. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 16th (Mon): explore the ancient world of Kaiserpfalz Kaiserswerth, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Lambertus Church, then ponder the world of politics at Rathaus, then get to know the fascinating history of Rheinuferpromenade, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Rheinufer.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Dusseldorf vacation builder.

Getting from Amsterdam to Dusseldorf by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or do a combination of train and flight. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Tue) so you can take a train back home.

Things to do in Dusseldorf

Historic Sites Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Rheinuferpromenade ©
Rheinuferpromenade
Kaiserpfalz Kaiserswerth ©
Kaiserpfalz Kaiserswerth
St. Lambertus Church ©
St. Lambertus Church

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