9 days in Berlin, Leipzig & Dresden Itinerary

9 days in Berlin, Leipzig & Dresden Itinerary

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1
Berlin
— 2 nights
2
Leipzig
— 2 nights
3
Dresden
— 2 nights

2
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.
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Wed): appreciate the history behind Brandenburg Gate, ponder the world of politics at Reichstag Building, thensteep yourself in history at Memorial of the Berlin Wall, and finally explore the world behind art at Pergamonmuseum. On the next day, see the interesting displays at Topography of Terror, thenget up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Zoo Berlin, and then appreciate the history behind The Holocaust Memorial - Memorial to the Murdered Jews of Europe.

To see ratings, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Berlin tour builder website.

New York City, USA to Berlin is an approximately 11.5-hour flight. Traveling from New York City to Berlin, you'll lose 6 hours due to the time zone difference. On the 20th (Fri), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Leipzig.

Things to do in Berlin

Museums Zoos & Aquariums Parks
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Reichstag Building ©
Reichstag Building
Brandenburg Gate ©
Brandenburg Gate

2
nights
Leipzig

Leipzig ©
Leipzig is not only world-famous for its long tradition of trade fairs, but also for its vibrant music and cultural scenes.
Leipzig is known for historic sites, zoos & aquariums, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the world behind art at Grassi Museum, don't miss a visit to Panometer, contemplate the long history of Altes Rathaus, and take an in-depth tour of Zeitgeschichtliches Forum Leipzig.

To see maps, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Leipzig trip itinerary builder.

Getting from Berlin to Leipzig by train takes about 2 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. May in Leipzig sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sun) early enough to drive to Dresden.

Things to do in Leipzig

Museums Historic Sites Shopping
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Bach Museum ©
Bach Museum
Grassi Museum ©
Grassi Museum
St. Thomas Church (Thomaskirche) ©
St. Thomas Church (Thomaskirche)

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nights
Dresden

Dresden ©
Dresden boasts a long history as a royal residence of many Saxon kings.
On the 23rd (Mon), get to know the fascinating history of Kunsthofpassage, make a trip to Bruehlsche Terrasse, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at Katholische Hofkirche, and finally don't miss a visit to The Dresden Zwinger. On the next day, get engrossed in the history at Transport Museum Dresden, get engrossed in the history at Festung Xperience (Festung Dresden), thenpause for some serene contemplation at Frauenkirche Dresden, thenadmire the masterpieces at Albertinum, and finally admire the masterpieces at Gemaldegalerie Alte Meister.

For reviews, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Dresden trip planner.

You can drive from Leipzig to Dresden in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °F in May, and nighttime lows around °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Dresden

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

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