8 days in Bremen, Hamburg & Hannover Itinerary

8 days in Bremen, Hamburg & Hannover Itinerary

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Start: Athens
Fly:  8 h
1
Bremen
— 1 day
Train:  1 h 30 min
2
Hamburg
— 4 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
3
Hannover
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 30 min
4
Bremen
— 1 night
Fly:  8 h
End: Athens

1
day
Bremen

Bremen ©
A rather long and narrow city spread along both sides of the Weser River, Bremen has more than a thousand years of history.
On the 12th (Sun), make a trip to Marktplatz and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Peter's Cathedral (St. Petri Dom).

For ratings, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Bremen trip itinerary planner.

Athens, Greece to Bremen is an approximately 8-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Athens to Bremen, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Athens in June, with highs in Bremen at 24°C and lows at 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Sun) early enough to catch the train to Hamburg.

Things to do in Bremen

Historic Sites
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St. Peter's Cathedral (St. Petri Dom) ©
St. Peter's Cathedral (St. Petri Dom)
Marktplatz ©
Marktplatz

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.
Shop till you drop at Rotter Glas - Crystal since 1870 and Mest Marzipan. Get some historical perspective at Alter Elbtunnel and Lubeck Cathedral. Go for a jaunt from Hamburg to Lubeck to see Willy Brandt House, Lubeck about 1h 10 min away. There's lots more to do: get to know the fascinating history of Speicherstadt, hunt for treasures at Atlantik Fisch, stop by Alsterarkaden, and ponder the world of politics at Townhall.

For photos, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, use the Hamburg journey builder app.

You can take a train from Bremen to Hamburg in 1.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. June in Hamburg sees daily highs of 24°C and lows of 12°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Hannover.

Things to do in Hamburg

Shopping Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Lubeck
Highlights from your plan
Alter Elbtunnel ©
Alter Elbtunnel
Speicherstadt ©
Speicherstadt
Port of Hamburg ©
Port of Hamburg

1
night
Hannover

Hannover ©
Hannover, northern Germany's major urban center, may be best known for hosting annual commercial trade fairs.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Fri): contemplate the long history of Aegidienkirche, thenstop by Markthalle, and then take in nature's colorful creations at Herrenhaeuser Garten.

To find other places to visit, photos, maps, and tourist information, read Hannover trip itinerary maker.

You can drive from Hamburg to Hannover in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 25°C in June, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Bremen.

Things to do in Hannover

Parks Historic Sites Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Herrenhaeuser Garten ©
Herrenhaeuser Garten
Aegidienkirche ©
Aegidienkirche
Markthalle ©
Markthalle

1
night
Bremen

Bremen ©
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Sat): appreciate the history behind Der Bremer Roland, steep yourself in history at Schutting, stop by Bremer Bonbon Manufaktur, thenstop by Waterfront Bremen, and finally engage your brain at Universum Bremen.

To see reviews, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Bremen driving holiday planning site.

You can drive from Hannover to Bremen in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Bremen

Childrens Museums Museums Shopping
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Universum Bremen ©
Universum Bremen
Schutting ©
Schutting
Bremer Bonbon Manufaktur ©
Bremer Bonbon Manufaktur

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