11 days in Germany Itinerary

11 days in Germany Itinerary

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Start: Atlanta
+3
Fly + Train + Foot + Train:  12 h
1
Cologne
— 1 day
Fly:  3 h
2
Hamburg
— 2 nights
Train:  1 h 45 min
3
Berlin
— 4 nights
Fly:  3 h 30 min
4
Munich
— 3 nights
Fly:  12 h 30 min
End: Atlanta

1
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.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Cologne trip planner.

Atlanta, USA to Cologne is an approximately 12.5- hour combination of flight and train. You can also fly; or do a combination of flight, bus, and train. 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 66°F and 47°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

2
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, then see 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 find photos, traveler tips, more things to do, 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 do a combination of train and flight. Expect a daytime high around 63°F in May, and nighttime lows around 46°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

4
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.
Attractions like Zoo Berlin and AquaDom & SEA LIFE Berlin make great kid-friendly stops. There's still lots to do: admire the striking features of Reichstag Building, explore the historical opulence of Charlottenburg Palace, contemplate the long history of East Side Gallery, and pause for some photo ops at The Holocaust Memorial - Memorial to the Murdered Jews of Europe.

For traveler tips, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, read our Berlin online tour itinerary planner.

Traveling by train from Hamburg to Berlin takes 2 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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Zoo Berlin ©
Zoo Berlin
AquaDom & SEA LIFE Berlin ©
AquaDom & SEA LIFE Berlin
Reichstag Building ©
Reichstag Building

3
nights
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.
Munich is known for museums, historic sites, and nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get curious at Deutsches Museum, examine the collection at Munich Residenz, contemplate the waterfront views at English Garden, and make a trip to Marienplatz.

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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 64°F, and evening lows to 46°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
Nymphenburg Palace ©
Nymphenburg Palace
Marienplatz ©
Marienplatz

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