13 days in Germany, Italy & Greece Itinerary

13 days in Germany, Italy & Greece Itinerary

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Munich, Germany
— 1 night
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Berlin, Germany
— 2 nights
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Venice, Italy
— 2 nights
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Florence, Italy
— 1 night
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Rome, Italy
— 3 nights
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Athens, Greece
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Munich, Germany — 1 night

Village of a Million People

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.
On the 1st (Sat), examine the collection at Munich Residenz and then make a trip to Marienplatz. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the activities along English Garden, contemplate the long history of Nymphenburg Palace, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Frauenkirche.

To find reviews, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Munich trip itinerary builder app.

Dubai, United Arab Emirates to Munich is an approximately 9-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Gulf Standard Time (GST) to Central European Standard Time (CET) is minus 3 hours. In April, Munich is cooler than Dubai - with highs of 16°C and lows of 3°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sun) so you can catch the flight to Berlin.
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Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Nature

Berlin, Germany — 2 nights

Athens of the Spree

The country's capital and largest city, Berlin is a diverse urban center boasting a lively nightlife and countless things to do.
On the 3rd (Mon), admire the landmark architecture of Berliner Dom, appreciate the history behind Brandenburg Gate, then pause for some photo ops at The Holocaust Memorial - Memorial to the Murdered Jews of Europe, then ponder the world of politics at Reichstag Building, and finally contemplate the long history of Memorial of the Berlin Wall. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the world behind art at Pergamonmuseum, then get the lay of the land with Walking tours, and then steep yourself in history at East Side Gallery.

To see maps, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Berlin day trip planning tool.

Getting from Munich to Berlin by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a train; or drive. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Tue) to allow time to fly to Venice.
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Tours · Museums · Historic Sites

Venice, Italy — 2 nights

City of Romance

Virtually unchanged for the last six centuries, Venice is actually a group of islands made famous by a series of canals, bridges, monuments, piazzas, and narrow pedestrian lanes.
Start off your visit on the 5th (Wed): admire the masterpieces at Peggy Guggenheim Collection, take in the views from Ponte dei Sospiri, then examine the collection at Doge's Palace, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza San Marco, and finally snap pictures at Ponte di Rialto. Keep things going the next day: take in panoramic vistas at St Mark's Campanile, pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica di San Marco, visit Cannaregio, then contemplate the waterfront views at Canal Grande, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Basilica di Santa Maria Gloriosa dei Frari.

To find photos, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Venice trip planner.

Getting from Berlin to Venice by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. In April, daytime highs in Venice are 21°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Thu) so you can go by car to Florence.
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Florence, Italy — 1 night

Birthplace of the Italian Renaissance

Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Fri): explore the world behind art at Florence Academy of Fine Arts, don't miss a visit to Piazzale Michelangelo, take in the views from Ponte Vecchio, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Piazza del Duomo.

For other places to visit, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Florence trip builder tool.

You can drive from Venice to Florence in 3 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. April in Florence sees daily highs of 22°C and lows of 11°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Fri) so you can take a train to Rome.
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Rome, Italy — 3 nights

Eternal City

Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Rome is known for historic sites, sightseeing, and nightlife. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: explore the ancient world of Palatine Hill, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Peter's Basilica, get to know the fascinating history of Piazza Navona, and make a trip to Spanish Steps.

For photos, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Rome trip planner.

Take a train from Florence to Rome in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. In April, daytime highs in Rome are 24°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Mon) to allow time to fly to Athens.
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Athens, Greece — 3 nights

The Birthplace of Democracy

One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Tue): admire the natural beauty at National Garden, then wander the streets of Plaka, and then explore the world behind art at National Archaeological Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: appreciate the history behind Temple of Olympian Zeus, then take an in-depth tour of Acropolis Museum, and then delve into the distant past at Acropolis of Athens.

To see maps, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, read Athens trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Rome to Athens takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of train, ferry, and bus. The time zone difference moving from Central European Standard Time to Eastern European Standard Time is 1 hour. Traveling from Rome in April, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Athens, with lows of 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 13th (Thu) to allow time for the flight back home.
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Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods · Parks

Germany travel guide

4.5
Specialty Museums · Landmarks · Historic Sites
Germany is the home of high culture, fine art, classical music, world-class sports, award-winning cuisine--and some of the world's best beers. It's also one of the major economic and political powers of the European continent. One of the founding members of the European Union, Germany is a federation of 16 states. Each boasts its own distinct culture, art, cuisine, regional traditions, and array of things to do. The country is known worldwide for its precision engineering and high-tech products. Equally, though, Germany is admired for its old-world charm and what is locally known as gemutlichkeit (coziness). This is one of the easiest countries in the world to explore, offering an abundance of sightseeing opportunities. German transportation runs with German efficiency. Therefore, getting around the various regions is almost always easy, quick, and pleasant. Visit the cities to explore museums, art galleries, modern restaurants, and trendy shops. Also be sure to venture deeper into the countryside. Here, you can discover ancient castles and bustling little villages. Often in these off-the-beaten-path areas, the main tourist attraction remains the simple hospitality of the friendly locals.
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Italy travel guide

4.6
Landmarks · Ruins · Beaches
Italy is a land of high fashion, fine art, exquisite architecture, luxury sports cars, outstanding cuisine--and an insatiable taste for "la dolce vita." It's also home to the greatest number of World Heritage Sites in the world, making it an ideal place for your next holiday. The country boasts a varied landscape of mountain ranges, alpine lakes, and coastal towns, so it's no wonder travelers often refer to it as the bel paese (beautiful country). With so many places to visit, visitors often have a difficult time planning their itinerary. The smaller villages each feature a distinct character and a blend of architecture, art, and cuisine. In the country, you'll find countless archeological sites dating back to Roman times and beyond. The country's cities and seaside resorts are cosmopolitan powerhouses with museums, galleries, restaurants, shops, open-air markets, and pedestrian-friendly historic areas.
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Greece travel guide

4.2
Beaches · Ruins · Nightlife
Few places manage to capture the world's imagination quite like Greece, a land of sun-kissed coastlines, tranquil whitewashed villages, lively seaside towns, and well-preserved ancient sites. One of the world's top tourist destinations since ancient times, the country draws nearly 20 million visitors each year. Athens, the birthplace of Western civilization, continues to attract the biggest crowds and serves as a base for exploring the country and its 227 inhabited islands. Away from its cities, Greece features a picturesque countryside of olive groves, vineyards, and tiny settlements nestled against rolling hills and rugged mountain ranges. Explore the old mainland on foot and discover the islands on a guided boat or ferry tour.
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