15 days in Germany Itinerary

15 days in Germany Itinerary

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Start: Reykjavik
Fly + Bus:  15 h 15 min
1
Trier
— 1 night
Drive:  5 h
2
Fussen
— 3 nights
Drive:  3 h
3
Berchtesgaden
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
4
Munich
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
5
Nuremberg
— 3 nights
Fly:  7 h 15 min
End: Reykjavik

1
night
Trier

Trier ©
Trier may be the oldest city in Germany, founded long before the Roman times.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Tue): pause for some serene contemplation at St. Mathias Church and then look for all kinds of wild species at Greifvogelpark.

To find where to stay, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Trier trip planner.

Reykjavik, Iceland to Trier is an approximately 10.5-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or fly. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Reykjavik to Trier due to the time zone difference. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Reykjavik in July: high temperatures in Trier hover around 28°C and lows are around 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 25th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Fussen.

Things to do in Trier

Wildlife Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Greifvogelpark
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St. Mathias Church ©
St. Mathias Church
Greifvogelpark ©
Greifvogelpark
Stadtmuseum Simeonstift ©
Stadtmuseum Simeonstift

3
nights
Fussen

Fussen ©
Framed by the Alps and set upon a riverbank, the city of Fussen in addition to its historic architecture is the epicenter of Germany’s traditional violin-making industry.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Thu): hike along Hollentalklamm and then hit the slopes at Alpspitz. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 27th (Fri): stop by Sennerei Lehern, thentake your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Wank Mountain, and then contemplate the long history of Altstadt (Old Town) Mittenwald.

For where to stay, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Fussen online visit planner.

Drive from Trier to Fussen in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 28°C in July, and nighttime lows around 15°C. On the 28th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Berchtesgaden.

Things to do in Fussen

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Hohenschwangau, Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Hollentalklamm, Altstadt (Old Town) Mittenwald, Sennerei Lehern
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Hollentalklamm ©
Hollentalklamm
Alpspitz ©
Alpspitz
Wank Mountain ©
Wank Mountain

3
nights
Berchtesgaden

Berchtesgaden ©
Bordered on three sides by Austria, Berchtesgaden is encircled by snow-capped mountain peaks that offer sweeping views of the entire region.
Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 29th (Sun): get outside with Zauberwald and then examine the collection at Lokwelt Freilassing.

For where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Berchtesgaden trip itinerary app.

Traveling by car from Fussen to Berchtesgaden takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of bus and car. In July in Berchtesgaden, expect temperatures between 30°C during the day and 17°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Tue) so you can drive to Munich.

Things to do in Berchtesgaden

Theme Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Bad Reichenhall, Badepark Inzell, Zauberwald, Lokwelt Freilassing
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Zauberwald ©
Zauberwald
Badepark Inzell ©
Badepark Inzell
Thumsee ©
Thumsee

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.
Museum-lovers will appreciate Audi Museum and Pinakothek der Moderne. Step out of the city life by going to Strandbad St. Alban and Walderlebnispfad. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Munich: Andechs Monastery (in Andechs), Ingolstadt Village (in Ingolstadt) and Fuggerei (in Augsburg). Next up on the itinerary: admire the masterpieces at Lenbachhaus.

To find ratings, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Munich vacation planner.

Getting from Berchtesgaden to Munich by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. In July, daytime highs in Munich are 29°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Fri) so you can go by car to Nuremberg.

Things to do in Munich

Parks Museums Beaches

Side Trips

Ingolstadt, Andechs Monastery, Walderlebnispfad, Strandbad St. Alban, Fuggerei
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Strandbad St. Alban ©
Strandbad St. Alban
Audi Museum
Audi Museum
Ingolstadt Village ©
Ingolstadt Village

3
nights
Nuremberg

Nuremberg ©
Nuremberg's historic town center stands in the shadow of a towering imperial castle that dominates its northwestern corner.
Visit Monastery Weltenburg and Basilica of the Nativity of Our Lady Regensburg for their historical value. Johannisfriedhof Nurnberg and Memorium Nuremberg Trials are good opportunities to explore the local culture. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Nuremberg: Donaudurchbruch (in Kelheim), Bamberg (Flussbad Hainbadestelle & Altes Rathaus) and Walhalla (in Donaustauf). Next up on the itinerary: appreciate the extensive heritage of Old Town and stop by Ultra Comix.

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You can drive from Munich to Nuremberg in 2 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or fly. In August in Nuremberg, expect temperatures between 28°C during the day and 14°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 6th (Mon) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Nuremberg

Parks Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Kelheim, Bamberg, Old Town, Basilica of the Nativity of Our Lady Regensburg, Walhalla
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Monastery Weltenburg ©
Monastery Weltenburg
Johannisfriedhof Nurnberg ©
Johannisfriedhof Nurnberg

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