11 days in Germany Itinerary

11 days in Germany Itinerary

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1
Cologne
— 1 day
2
Hamburg
— 2 nights
3
Berlin
— 4 nights
4
Munich
— 3 nights

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day
Cologne

Cologne ©
Though Cologne famously contains 12 Romanesque churches, the city's top prize remains its landmark Gothic cathedral.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Fri): explore the world behind art at Museum Ludwig and then admire the landmark architecture of Cologne Cathedral.

For where to stay, photos, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Cologne trip planner.

Atlanta, USA to Cologne is an approximately 12.5-hour flight. You'll lose 6 hours traveling from Atlanta to Cologne due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Atlanta in May, expect Cologne to be a bit cooler, temps between °F and °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Fri) early enough to travel to Hamburg.

Things to do in Cologne

Historic Sites Museums
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Cologne Cathedral ©
Cologne Cathedral
Museum Ludwig ©
Museum Ludwig

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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.
On the 23rd (Sat), take in nature's colorful creations at Planten un Blomen, thensee the interesting displays at Miniatur Wunderland, and then admire the landmark architecture of Speicherstadt. On the next day, get to know the fascinating history of Alter Elbtunnel, get to know the resident critters at Tierpark Hagenbeck, and then ponder the world of politics at Townhall.

To see traveler tips, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Hamburg road trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Cologne to Hamburg takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around °F in May, and nighttime lows around °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Sun) early enough to catch the train to Berlin.

Things to do in Hamburg

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Museums
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Tierpark Hagenbeck ©
Tierpark Hagenbeck
Miniatur Wunderland ©
Miniatur Wunderland
Planten un Blomen ©
Planten un Blomen

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Berlin

Berlin ©
The country's capital and largest city, Berlin is a diverse urban center boasting a lively nightlife and countless things to do.
Attractions like Reichstag Building and The Holocaust Memorial - Memorial to the Murdered Jews of Europe make great kid-friendly stops. There's still lots to do: don't miss a visit to Brandenburg Gate, see the interesting displays at Topography of Terror, contemplate the long history of Charlottenburg Palace, and get the lay of the land with Walking tours.

To see other places to visit, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, read our Berlin online tour itinerary planner.

Traveling by train from Hamburg to Berlin takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Thu) so you can travel to Munich.

Things to do in Berlin

Historic Sites Parks Museums
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Reichstag Building ©
Reichstag Building
Zoo Berlin ©
Zoo Berlin
Brandenburg Gate ©
Brandenburg Gate

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Munich

Munich ©
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.
Kids will enjoy Marienplatz and English Garden. There's lots more to do: steep yourself in history at Nymphenburg Palace, get curious at Deutsches Museum, explore the world behind art at Alte Pinakothek, and examine the collection at Munich Residenz.

Planning Munich trip won't be overwheling when you use's Insprock itinerary maker.

Traveling by flight from Berlin to Munich takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In May, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Sun) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Munich

Museums Historic Sites Childrens Museums
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Deutsches Museum ©
Deutsches Museum
Marienplatz ©
Marienplatz
Nymphenburg Palace ©
Nymphenburg Palace

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