47 days in Germany & Lake Maggiore (Italy & Switzerland) Itinerary

47 days in Germany & Lake Maggiore (Italy & Switzerland) Itinerary

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47 days in Germany & Lake Maggiore (Italy & Switzerland) Itinerary

New Delhi, India
Fly:  13​h 15​min
Wurzburg, Germany
— 4 nights
train:  1​h
Nuremberg, Germany
— 5 nights
train:  1​h 15​min
Munich, Germany
— 7 nights
Fly:  3​h
Dresden, Germany
— 6 nights
Drive:  2​h
Berlin, Germany
— 7 nights
train:  1​h 45​min
Hamburg, Germany
— 3 nights
Fly + bus:  3​h 45​min
Baden-Baden, Germany
— 4 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
Trier, Germany
— 4 nights
Drive:  8​h 45​min
Locarno, Switzerland
— 4 nights
Fly:  19​h
New Delhi, India

5
days
Wurzburg, Germany

Founded in the 10th century, Wurzburg served as the home of powerful prince-bishops for many centuries.
Venture out of the city with trips to Rothenburg (Stadt Rothenburg ob der Tauber, Georgsbrunnen, & more). Next up on the itinerary: admire the natural beauty at Würzburg Residence, admire the striking features of St. Kilian Cathedral, test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, and don't miss a visit to Market Square.

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New Delhi, India to Wurzburg is an approximately 13.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from New Delhi to Wurzburg is minus 4 hours. Traveling from New Delhi in June, expect Wurzburg to be colder, temps between 70°F and 53°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Fri) to allow time to take a train to Nuremberg.

Things to do in Wurzburg

Sightseeing Historic Sites Museums

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Rothenburg
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Würzburg Residence
Old Town
Stadt Rothenburg ob der Tauber

5
days
Nuremberg, Germany

Nuremberg's historic town center stands in the shadow of a towering imperial castle that dominates its northwestern corner.
Explore Nuremberg's surroundings by going to Bamberg Altstadt (in Bamberg), Hermitage Old Palace (in Bayreuth) and Regensburg (Cathedral of St Peter's & Old Stone Bridge). There's much more to do: explore the historical opulence of Imperial Castle of Nuremberg, get engrossed in the history at Germanisches Nationalmuseum, steep yourself in history at Reichsparteigelande (Nazi Party Rally Grounds), and pause for some serene contemplation at St. Sebaldus Church (St. Sebaldus Kirche).

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You can take a train from Wurzburg to Nuremberg in an hour. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. June in Nuremberg sees daily highs of 73°F and lows of 52°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Wed) early enough to catch the train to Munich.

Things to do in Nuremberg

Sightseeing Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Regensburg, Bamberg Altstadt, Hermitage Old Palace, Playmobil FunPark
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Imperial Castle of Nuremberg
Germanisches Nationalmuseum
St. Lorenz

6
days
Munich, Germany

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.
Munich is known for sightseeing, museums, nature, nightlife, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: make a trip to Marienplatz, explore the world behind art at Neue Pinakothek, explore the activities along English Garden, and explore the historical opulence of Nymphenburg Palace (Schloss Nymphenburg).

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Take a train from Nuremberg to Munich in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In July in Munich, expect temperatures between 76°F during the day and 55°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Wed) so you can travel to Dresden.

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Museums Sightseeing Parks
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Deutsches Museum
Marienplatz
English Garden

6
days
Dresden, Germany

Dresden boasts a long history as a royal residence of many Saxon kings.
Change things up with these side-trips from Dresden: Bad Schandau (Elbe Sandstone Mountains & Basteigebiet). And it doesn't end there: don't miss a visit to Zwinger, admire the striking features of Pillnitz Castle & Park, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Sankt Martin Kirche, and get to know the fascinating history of Kunsthofpassage Dresden.

For other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Dresden vacation trip planner.

You can fly from Munich to Dresden in 3 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 75°F in July, and nighttime lows around 58°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Berlin.

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Sightseeing Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Bad Schandau
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Zwinger
Frauenkirche Dresden
Albertinum

7
days
Berlin, Germany

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 sightseeing, museums, historic sites, nightlife, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: don't miss a visit to Brandenburg Gate, steep yourself in history at East Side Gallery, examine the collection at Pergamonmuseum, and admire nature's wide array of creatures at Zoo Berlin.

To find where to stay, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Berlin trip generator.

Traveling by car from Dresden to Berlin takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 76°F in July, and nighttime lows around 59°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Tue) so you can take a train to Hamburg.

Things to do in Berlin

Sightseeing Museums Parks
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Brandenburg Gate
Reichstag Building
Pergamonmuseum

3
days
Hamburg, Germany

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.
Hamburg is known for museums, sightseeing, historic sites, nature, and fun & games. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: make a trip to Miniatur Wunderland, get to know the fascinating history of Alter Elbtunnel, admire the striking features of Speicherstadt, and ponder the world of politics at Townhall.

To find traveler tips, maps, photos, and tourist information, go to the Hamburg tour planner.

Traveling by train from Berlin to Hamburg takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In July, daytime highs in Hamburg are 73°F, while nighttime lows are 56°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 28th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Baden-Baden.

Things to do in Hamburg

Sightseeing Parks Museums
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Miniatur Wunderland
Hamburg Zoo
Park Planten un Blomen

4
days
Baden-Baden, Germany

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.
Venture out of the city with trips to Schwarzwald Idylle (in Baiersbronn), Europa-Park (in Rust) and Heidelberg (Altstadt (Old Town) & Heidelberg Castle (Schloss Heidelberg)). Next up on the itinerary: see the interesting displays at Museum Frieder Burda, don't miss a visit to MerkurBergbahn, take in the awesome beauty at Merkur Mountain, and try your luck at Casino Baden-Baden.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Baden-Baden vacation planner.

Getting from Hamburg to Baden-Baden by combination of flight and bus takes about 4 hours. Other options: take a train; or drive. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Hamburg in July: highs in Baden-Baden hover around 81°F, while lows dip to 60°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Tue) early enough to drive to Trier.

Things to do in Baden-Baden

Theme Parks Parks Sightseeing

Side Trips

Heidelberg, Schwarzwald Idylle, Europa-Park
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Europa-Park
Museum Frieder Burda

3
days
Trier, Germany

Trier may be the oldest city in Germany, founded long before the Roman times.
Trier is known for historic sites, sightseeing, shopping, museums, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the landmark architecture of Trier Saint Peter's Cathedral, pause for some serene contemplation at St. Mathias Church, delve into the distant past at Imperial Roman Baths (Kaiserthermen), and do a tasting at Weinstube Kesselstatt.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, read Trier holiday planner.

You can drive from Baden-Baden to Trier in 3 hours. Other options are to take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. While traveling from Baden-Baden, expect a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Trier, ranging from highs of 72°F to lows of 55°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Sat) early enough to travel to Locarno.

Things to do in Trier

Sightseeing Historic Sites Wineries
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Trier Saint Peter's Cathedral
Rheinisches Landesmuseum
Porta Nigra

4
days
Locarno, Switzerland

Locarno's Mediterranean climate, palm trees, and 2,300 hours of sunlight per year make this city the warmest in Switzerland.
Venture out of the city with trips to Bumblebee-Hanggliding (in Matten bei Interlaken), Lauterbrunnen (Trümmelbachfälle & Lauterbrunnen Valley Waterfalls) and Interlaken (Harderkulm, Funky Chocolate Club Switzerland, & more). And it doesn't end there: stroll through First, get great views at Schilthorn, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Sacromonte e Santuario Madonna del Sasso.

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Traveling by car from Trier to Locarno takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Trier in August, with highs in Locarno at 81°F and lows at 61°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Locarno

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Interlaken, Lauterbrunnen, First, Sacromonte e Santuario Madonna del Sasso, Bumblebee Hanggliding Interlaken
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Harderkulm
Parasailing & Paragliding
Bumblebee Hanggliding Interlaken

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