60 days in Germany Itinerary

60 days in Germany Itinerary

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Hamburg
— 3 nights
2
Berlin
— 7 nights
3
Dresden
— 6 nights
4
Nuremberg
— 6 nights
5
Munich
— 7 nights
6
Rothenburg
— 6 nights
7
Stuttgart
— 3 nights
8
Baden-Baden
— 5 nights
9
Freiburg im Breisgau
— 2 nights
10
Trier
— 6 nights
11
Cologne
— 2 nights
12
Frankfurt
— 5 nights

3
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.
Venture out of the city with trips to Bremen (St. Peter's Cathedral (St. Petri Dom) & Bremer Rathaus). There's lots more to do: examine the collection at Miniatur Wunderland, admire nature's wide array of creatures at Tierpark Hagenbeck, admire the masterpieces at Kunsthalle Hamburg, and admire the landmark architecture of Speicherstadt.

To see reviews, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Hamburg journey planner.

Tampa, USA to Hamburg is an approximately 15-hour flight. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Central European Standard Time (CET), which is usually a 6 hour difference. In January, Hamburg is colder than Tampa - with highs of 38°F and lows of 31°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Fri) early enough to catch the train to Berlin.

Things to do in Hamburg

Parks · Museums · Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trip

Bremen
Highlights from your plan
Walking tours
Miniatur Wunderland ©
Miniatur Wunderland
Kunsthalle Hamburg ©
Kunsthalle Hamburg

7
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: appreciate the history behind Brandenburg Gate, step into the grandiose world of Charlottenburg Palace, examine the collection at Topography of Terror, and don't miss a visit to East Side Gallery.

To see more things to do, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Berlin trip planner.

Take a train from Hamburg to Berlin in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Dresden.

Things to do in Berlin

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks
Highlights from your plan
Brandenburg Gate ©
Brandenburg Gate
Pergamonmuseum ©
Pergamonmuseum

6
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: explore the world behind art at The Dresden Zwinger, get curious at Dresden Museum of Technology and Industry, look for gifts at Tradition & Form, and steep yourself in history at Stallhof.

To see other places to visit, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Dresden trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Berlin to Dresden by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. January in Dresden sees daily highs of 37°F and lows of 29°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Nuremberg.

Things to do in Dresden

Museums · Historic Sites · Fun & Games
Highlights from your plan
The Dresden Zwinger ©
The Dresden Zwinger
Albertinum ©
Albertinum
Gemaldegalerie Alte Meister
Gemaldegalerie Alte Meister

6
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 world behind art at Germanisches Nationalmuseum, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Lorenz Church, steep yourself in history at Albrecht Durer's House, and see the interesting displays at Merks Motor Museum.

For traveler tips, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Nuremberg vacation tool.

You can drive from Dresden to Nuremberg in 3 hours. Other options are to take a train; or fly. January in Nuremberg sees daily highs of 38°F and lows of 28°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Munich.

Things to do in Nuremberg

Museums · Historic Sites · Tours
Highlights from your plan
Germanisches Nationalmuseum ©
Germanisches Nationalmuseum
Toy Museum ©
Toy Museum
Kaiserburg Nurnberg ©
Kaiserburg Nurnberg

7
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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Munich: Schloss Neuschwanstein (in Schwangau), Schloss Hohenschwangau (in Hohenschwangau) and Burgruine Eisenberg (in Eisenberg). And it doesn't end there: make a trip to Marienplatz, examine the collection at BMW Museum, steep yourself in history at St. Peter's Church, and explore the world behind art at Alte Pinakothek.

To see traveler tips and other tourist information, go to the Munich trip planning tool.

Traveling by car from Nuremberg to Munich takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of flight and bus. In February, daily temperatures in Munich can reach 40°F, while at night they dip to 27°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Rothenburg.

Things to do in Munich

Museums · Historic Sites · Tours

Side Trips

Schloss Neuschwanstein, Schloss Hohenschwangau, Burgruine Eisenberg
Highlights from your plan
Deutsches Museum ©
Deutsches Museum
Marienplatz ©
Marienplatz
Nymphenburg Palace ©
Nymphenburg Palace

6
nights
Rothenburg

Rothenburg ©
An old imperial city, Rothenburg is the main tourist stop on the scenic Romantic Road of Bavaria.
Explore Rothenburg's surroundings by going to Wurzburg (St. Kilian Cathedral, Stationsweg Nikolausberg, &more). The adventure continues: wander the streets of Altstadt, contemplate the long history of Burgtor und Burg, don't miss a visit to Das Plonlein, and admire the striking features of Die Rossmuhle.

To find other places to visit, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Rothenburg online trip builder.

Traveling by car from Munich to Rothenburg takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. Expect a daytime high around 40°F in February, and nighttime lows around 30°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Stuttgart.

Things to do in Rothenburg

Historic Sites · Museums · Fun & Games

Side Trip

Wurzburg
Highlights from your plan
Würzburg Residence ©
Würzburg Residence
Fortress Marienberg ©
Fortress Marienberg
Altstadt ©
Altstadt

3
nights
Stuttgart

Stuttgart ©
Stuttgart spreads across a variety of valleys, parks, and hills--many of them covered by vineyards.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Stuttgart: Hoerschbachwasserfalle (in Murrhardt), Stadt Wiesensteig (in Wiesensteig) and Arboretum Exotenwald (in Grafenberg). There's lots more to do: admire the striking features of Mercedes-Benz Museum, explore the world behind art at Staatsgalerie, explore the historical opulence of Landesmuseum Wurttemberg, and see the interesting displays at Porsche Museum.

For traveler tips, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Stuttgart driving holiday planning site.

Getting from Rothenburg to Stuttgart by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train. February in Stuttgart sees daily highs of 41°F and lows of 29°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Fri) so you can drive to Baden-Baden.

Things to do in Stuttgart

Museums · Nature · Parks

Side Trips

Der Esslinger Mittelaltermarkt & Weihnachtsmarkt, Hoerschbachwasserfalle, Stadt Wiesensteig, Arboretum Exotenwald
Highlights from your plan
Mercedes-Benz Museum ©
Mercedes-Benz Museum
Fernsehturm Stuttgart ©
Fernsehturm Stuttgart
Porsche Museum ©
Porsche Museum

5
nights
Baden-Baden

Baden-Baden ©
Scenically located at the edge of the Black Forest, Baden-Baden offers scenery, culture, and relaxation in addition to a vibrant nightlife and dining scene, specializing in traditional German dishes.
Baden-Baden is known for spas, parks, and nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the world behind art at Museum Frieder Burda, see the interesting displays at Stadtmuseum Baden-Baden, hit the slopes at Unterstmatt, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Stiftskirche Baden-Baden.

For traveler tips, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Baden-Baden vacation planner.

Getting from Stuttgart to Baden-Baden by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. In February in Baden-Baden, expect temperatures between 46°F during the day and 33°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Freiburg im Breisgau.

Things to do in Baden-Baden

Museums · Wineries · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Unterstmatt
Highlights from your plan
Museum Frieder Burda ©
Museum Frieder Burda
Miniaturwelt mit Sima's Cafe ©
Miniaturwelt mit Sima's Cafe
Casino Baden-Baden Spielbank ©
Casino Baden-Baden Spielbank

2
nights
Freiburg im Breisgau

Freiburg im Breisgau ©
In the heart of a major wine-producing region, Freiburg im Breisgau serves as the primary entry point for tours into the scenic Black Forest mountain range.
On the 27th (Thu), take in the spiritual surroundings of Freiburger Münster, admire the masterpieces at Augustiner Museum, and then get in on the family fun at Europa-Park. On your second day here, partake in some friendly competition at Schafstour GbR Nina Ruh & Florian Kullack, fly down the slopes at Seilbahn Belchen, and then examine the collection at Volante.

To find ratings, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Freiburg im Breisgau route builder app.

Traveling by car from Baden-Baden to Freiburg im Breisgau takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In February in Freiburg im Breisgau, expect temperatures between 44°F during the day and 32°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Trier.

Things to do in Freiburg im Breisgau

Theme Parks · Fun & Games · Museums

Side Trips

Europa-Park, Seilbahn Belchen, Volante
Highlights from your plan
Europa-Park ©
Europa-Park
Freiburger Münster ©
Freiburger Münster
Augustiner Museum ©
Augustiner Museum

6
nights
Trier

Trier ©
Trier may be the oldest city in Germany, founded long before the Roman times.
Trier is known for historic sites, shopping, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Peter's Cathedral (Dom), steep yourself in history at Wallmauer, examine the collection at Rhineland Museum (Rheinisches Landesmuseum), and don't miss a visit to Porta Nigra.

To find ratings, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Trier trip itinerary site.

Getting from Freiburg im Breisgau to Trier by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 40°F in February, and nighttime lows around 31°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Cologne.

Things to do in Trier

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping
Highlights from your plan
St. Peter's Cathedral (Dom) ©
St. Peter's Cathedral (Dom)
Rhineland Museum (Rheinisches Landesmuseum) ©
Spielzeugmuseum ©
Spielzeugmuseum

2
nights
Cologne

Cologne ©
Though Cologne famously contains 12 Romanesque churches, the city's top prize remains its landmark Gothic cathedral.
Start off your visit on the 6th (Fri): explore the world behind art at Museum Ludwig, then don't miss a visit to Cologne Cathedral, and then admire the masterpieces at Wallraf-Richartz Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get outside with Wald-Abenteuer der Waldkletterpark, then don't miss a visit to Historische Stadthalle Wuppertal, and then have some family-friendly fun at Hespertalbahn Museumseisenbahn Essen.

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Traveling by car from Trier to Cologne takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In March, plan for daily highs up to 51°F, and evening lows to 34°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Sat) to allow time to take a train to Frankfurt.

Things to do in Cologne

Museums · Outdoors · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Wald-Abenteuer der Waldkletterpark, Hespertalbahn Museumseisenbahn Essen, Historische Stadthalle Wuppertal
Highlights from your plan
Museum Ludwig ©
Museum Ludwig
Cologne Cathedral ©
Cologne Cathedral
Wallraf-Richartz Museum ©
Wallraf-Richartz Museum

5
nights
Frankfurt

Frankfurt ©
A global center of finance and transportation, Frankfurt is perhaps best known for its futuristic cityscape.
Get out of town with these interesting Frankfurt side-trips: Hochsauerlandkreis (in Lennestadt), Messel Pit Fossil Site (in Messel) and 66 Minuten - Theater Adventures (in Neuwied). categoryPhrases.sentence.On_the_day_spend_an_exhilarating_day_on_the_slopes_at. The adventure continues: admire the masterpieces at Stadel Museum, contemplate the long history of Goethe House, explore the historical opulence of Holzhausenschlosschen, and admire the landmark architecture of Romer.

Before you visit Frankfurt, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

Getting from Cologne to Frankfurt by train takes about 2 hours. Other options: drive; or fly. Expect a daytime high around 52°F in March, and nighttime lows around 35°F. On the 12th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Frankfurt

Historic Sites · Winter Sports · Outdoors

Side Trips

Hochsauerlandkreis, Schloss Heidelberg, Snow World, Messel Pit Fossil Site, 66 Minuten - Theater Adventures
Highlights from your plan
Schloss Heidelberg ©
Schloss Heidelberg
Stadel Museum
Stadel Museum
Goethe House ©
Goethe House

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