6 days in Germany, Lucerne & Strasbourg Itinerary

6 days in Germany, Lucerne & Strasbourg Itinerary

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Cologne, Germany
— 1 night
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Baden-Baden, Germany
— 1 night
3
Lucerne, Switzerland
— 2 nights
4
Strasbourg, France
— 1 night

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Cologne, Germany

Cologne ©
Though Cologne famously contains 12 Romanesque churches, the city's top prize remains its landmark Gothic cathedral.
On the 16th (Thu), see the interesting displays at Chocolate Museum, thentake in the views from Hohenzollern Bridge, thenadmire the landmark architecture of Cologne Cathedral, and finally explore the world behind art at Museum Ludwig. Keep things going the next day: find something for the whole family at Phantasialand.

To find maps, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Cologne trip planner.

Brussels, Belgium to Cologne is an approximately 2.5-hour car ride. You can also take a train; or take a bus. In July in Cologne, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Fri) to allow time to take a train to Baden-Baden.

Things to do in Cologne

Theme Parks Museums Historic Sites

Side Trip

Phantasialand
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Cologne Cathedral ©
Cologne Cathedral
Chocolate Museum ©
Chocolate Museum
Museum Ludwig ©
Museum Ludwig

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Baden-Baden, Germany

Baden-Baden
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.
To see more things to do, maps, and tourist information, use the Baden-Baden day trip planning website.

Take a train from Cologne to Baden-Baden in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. July in Baden-Baden sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. You'll set off for Lucerne on the 18th (Sat).

Things to do in Baden-Baden

Parks Museums Historic Sites
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Lucerne, Switzerland

Lucerne ©
In north-central Switzerland, Lucerne represents a small city boasting a well-preserved old town.
Lucerne is known for nature, childrens museums, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mt Pilatus, admire the striking features of Lucerne Station, take in the views from Chapel Bridge, and appreciate the history behind Lion Monument.

For more things to do, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, use the Lucerne online attractions planner.

Traveling by car from Baden-Baden to Lucerne takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and flight. July in Lucerne sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Mon) so you can go by car to Strasbourg.

Things to do in Lucerne

Parks Nature Museums
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Mt Pilatus ©
Mt Pilatus
Lake Lucerne ©
Lake Lucerne
Chapel Bridge ©
Chapel Bridge

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Strasbourg, France

Strasbourg ©
Strasbourg is famous for its beautiful historical center, the Grande Île, which was the first city center classified entirely as a World Heritage Site by UNESCO.
Start off your visit on the 21st (Tue): examine the collection at Palais de Rohan, take a stroll through La Petite France, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedrale Notre Dame de Strasbourg, and finally walk around Parc de l'Orangerie.

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Drive from Lucerne to Strasbourg in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Tue) to allow enough time to drive back home.

Things to do in Strasbourg

Historic Sites Museums Parks
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La Petite France ©
La Petite France
Cathedrale Notre Dame de Strasbourg ©
Cathedrale Notre Dame de Strasbourg
Palais de Rohan ©
Palais de Rohan

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