East Germany Itinerary

East Germany Itinerary

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Route & dates

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.
On the 18th (Wed), pause for some photo ops at Brandenburg Gate, thenponder the world of politics at Reichstag Building, thensteep yourself in history at Memorial of the Berlin Wall, and finally admire the masterpieces at Pergamonmuseum. Here are some ideas for day two: examine the collection at Topography of Terror, admire nature's wide array of creatures at Zoo Berlin, and then appreciate the history behind The Holocaust Memorial - Memorial to the Murdered Jews of Europe.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Berlin tour website.

Belgrade, Serbia to Berlin is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and train. 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: admire the masterpieces at Grassi Museum, take an in-depth tour of Zeitgeschichtliches Forum Leipzig, make a trip to Panometer, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Nicholas Church (Nikolaikirche).

To find maps, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Leipzig route site.

Traveling by train from Berlin to Leipzig takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. May in Leipzig sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sun) so you can go by car 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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Dresden

Dresden ©
Dresden boasts a long history as a royal residence of many Saxon kings.
On the 23rd (Mon), appreciate the extensive heritage of Kunsthofpassage, thenmake a trip to Bruehlsche Terrasse, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at Katholische Hofkirche, and finally explore the world behind art at The Dresden Zwinger. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take an in-depth tour of Transport Museum Dresden, get engrossed in the history at Festung Xperience (Festung Dresden), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Frauenkirche Dresden, thenadmire the masterpieces at Albertinum, and finally explore the world behind art at Gemaldegalerie Alte Meister.

For maps, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, read Dresden trip maker site.

You can drive from Leipzig to Dresden in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. In May, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Tue) to allow enough time 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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