31 days in Germany Itinerary

31 days in Germany Itinerary

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Start: Konni
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  19 h 45 min
1
Garmisch-Partenkirchen
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
2
Munich
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
3
Rothenburg
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h
4
Frankfurt
— 2 nights
Train:  1 h 30 min
5
Dusseldorf
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h 15 min
6
Bremerhaven
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
7
Hamburg
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
8
Rostock
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
9
Berlin
— 4 nights
Fly + Drive:  20 h
End: Konni

3
nights
Garmisch-Partenkirchen

Garmisch-Partenkirchen ©
Nestled within the Bavarian Alps, Garmisch-Partenkirchen offers a classic mountain feel along with world-class winter sports.
Schloss Hohenschwangau and Munter-Haus are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Explore hidden gems such as Alpspitz and Alpseebad. Get out of town with these interesting Garmisch-Partenkirchen side-trips: St. Koloman (in Schwangau), Fussen (Hl.-Geist-Spitalkirche, Benediktinerkloster St. Mang, &more) and Friedrichshafen (Dornier Museum Friedrichshafen, Uferpromenade Friedrichshafen, &more). There's still lots to do: see the interesting displays at Freilchtmuseum Glentleiten, take in the dramatic natural features at Iron Bridge Partnachklamm, contemplate the waterfront views at Walchensee, and pause for some serene contemplation at Pfarrkirche St. Martin.

For maps, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Garmisch-Partenkirchen trip planning app.

Konni, India to Garmisch-Partenkirchen is an approximately 20-hour combination of car and flight. Traveling from Konni to Garmisch-Partenkirchen, you'll gain 4.5 hours due to the time zone difference. While traveling from Konni, expect a bit cooler days and cooler nights in Garmisch-Partenkirchen, ranging from highs of 29°C to lows of 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Munich.

Things to do in Garmisch-Partenkirchen

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trips

Fussen, Friedrichshafen, Hohenschwangau, Basilika Weingarten, Munter-Haus
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Schloss Hohenschwangau ©
Schloss Hohenschwangau
St. Koloman ©
St. Koloman
Freilchtmuseum Glentleiten ©
Freilchtmuseum Glentleiten

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.
Old Town and Cathedral of St Peter's will appeal to history buffs. Lenbachhaus and Munich Residenz are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Explore Munich's surroundings by going to Regensburg (Basilika St. Emmeram, Basilica of the Nativity of Our Lady Regensburg, &more) and Befreiungshalle Kelheim (in Kelheim). There's much more to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Peter's Church, explore the world behind art at Staatliche Museum Agyptischer Kunst, admire the landmark architecture of Heiliggeistkirche, and don't miss a visit to Eisbach Wave.

For photos, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, use the Munich trip planner.

Getting from Garmisch-Partenkirchen to Munich by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. August in Munich sees daily highs of 28°C and lows of 14°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sat) so you can go by car to Rothenburg.

Things to do in Munich

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Regensburg, Befreiungshalle Kelheim
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NS-Dokumentationszentrum Muenchen ©
NS-Dokumentationszentrum Muenchen
Old Town ©
Old Town
Cathedral of St Peter's ©
Cathedral of St Peter's

1
night
Rothenburg

Rothenburg ©
An old imperial city, Rothenburg is the main tourist stop on the scenic Romantic Road of Bavaria.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Sat): take an in-depth tour of Reichsstadtmuseum, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Jacob's Church (St. Jakobskirche), see the interesting displays at German Christmas Museum, thenexamine the collection at Historiengewölbe mit Staatsverlies - Museum zur Stadtgeschichte in Rothenburg o.d.T., thenstop by Kathe Wohlfahrt, and finally see the interesting displays at Medieval Crime Museum (Mittelalterliches Kriminalmuseum). Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 9th (Sun): get a sense of history and politics at Stadt Rothenburg ob der Tauber, take an in-depth tour of Alt-Rothenburger Handwerkerhaus, don't miss a visit to Klingentor, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of St. Wolfgang's Church, thencontemplate the long history of Markusturm and Buttelhaus, and finally make a trip to Roderbrunnen.

For more things to do, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, go to the Rothenburg online sightseeing planner.

You can drive from Munich to Rothenburg in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. Expect a daytime high around 27°C in August, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sun) so you can drive to Frankfurt.

Things to do in Rothenburg

Historic Sites Museums Shopping
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Altstadt ©
Altstadt
St. Jacob's Church (St. Jakobskirche) ©
St. Jacob's Church (St. Jakobskirche)

2
nights
Frankfurt

Frankfurt ©
A global center of finance and transportation, Frankfurt is perhaps best known for its futuristic cityscape.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Cathedral of St. Bartholomew (Dom St. Bartholomaus) and Burg Pfalzgrafenstein. Museum-lovers will get to explore Stadel Museum and Goethe Museum. Get out of town with these interesting Frankfurt side-trips: Wernerkapelle (in Bacharach), Schloss Schoenburg (in Oberwesel) and Trechtingshausen (Rheinstein Castle & Reichenstein Castle). There's much more to do: snap pictures at Iron Bridge, contemplate the long history of Goethe House, buy something for everyone on your list at Galeria Kaufhof Frankfurt An der Hauptwache, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Dreikonigskirche.

For where to stay, ratings, photos, and tourist information, read our Frankfurt trip builder.

You can drive from Rothenburg to Frankfurt in 2 hours. Other options are to take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. In August, daytime highs in Frankfurt are 29°C, while nighttime lows are 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Wed) early enough to take a train to Dusseldorf.

Things to do in Frankfurt

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trips

Trechtingshausen, Burg Pfalzgrafenstein, Benedictine Abbey of St. Hildegard, Wernerkapelle, Schloss Schoenburg
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Dreikonigskirche ©
Dreikonigskirche
Stadel Museum
Stadel Museum

2
nights
Dusseldorf

Dusseldorf ©
Renowned for its fashion and trade fairs, Dusseldorf offers visitors vibrant nightlife and a wide range of shopping options.
Get some cultural insight at Konigsallee and EKO-Haus der Japanischen Kultur e.V.. Museum Kunstpalast and Schifffahrtmuseum Dusseldorf will appeal to museum buffs. Get out of town with these interesting Dusseldorf side-trips: Cologne (Shrine of the Three Kings & Gross St. Martin). And it doesn't end there: stop by Altstadt, pause for some photo ops at Stadterhebungsmonument, take a stroll through Dusseldorf-Oberkassel, and admire the landmark architecture of St. Lambertus Church.

To find maps, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Dusseldorf trip itinerary tool.

You can take a train from Frankfurt to Dusseldorf in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. August in Dusseldorf sees daily highs of 27°C and lows of 15°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Bremerhaven.

Things to do in Dusseldorf

Historic Sites Shopping Museums

Side Trip

Cologne
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Konigsallee ©
Konigsallee
Rheinuferpromenade ©
Rheinuferpromenade
Altstadt ©
Altstadt

2
nights
Bremerhaven

Bremerhaven ©
Though often overshadowed by its larger and better-known neighbor of Bremen, Bremerhaven has its own distinct identity.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Deutsches Auswandererhaus and The Wadden Sea, Germany. You'll explore and learn at Schaufenster Fischereihafen and Museumsschiff FMS GERA. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Bremerhaven: Leuchtturm Obereversand (in Dorum) and Varel (Museum Spijook, Vareler Windmuhle, &more). And it doesn't end there: take an in-depth tour of Bremerhaven, browse the eclectic array of goods at Fischraeucherei Franke, buy something for everyone on your list at MEIN Outlet & Shopping-Center, and take in panoramic vistas at Viewing Platform SAIL City.

To see ratings, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Bremerhaven road trip planning website.

Drive from Dusseldorf to Bremerhaven in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and taxi; or do a combination of train and flight. In August in Bremerhaven, expect temperatures between 25°C during the day and 15°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Tue) so you can go by car to Hamburg.

Things to do in Bremerhaven

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Varel, Leuchtturm Obereversand, The Wadden Sea, Germany
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Deutsches Auswandererhaus ©
Deutsches Auswandererhaus
Museumsschiff FMS GERA ©
Museumsschiff FMS GERA
Bremerhaven ©
Bremerhaven

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.
Museum-lovers will get to explore Willy Brandt House, Lubeck and Museum of Hamburg History. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Speicherstadt and Marienkirche. Explore Hamburg's surroundings by going to Lubeck (Lubeck Cathedral, European Hansemuseum, &more). And it doesn't end there: admire the landmark architecture of St. Michael's Church, examine the collection at Deutsches Zollmuseum, stop by Alsterhaus Hamburg, and pause for some serene contemplation at St. Petri Kirche.

To find more things to do, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Hamburg tour itinerary app.

Traveling by car from Bremerhaven to Hamburg takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. August in Hamburg sees daily highs of 26°C and lows of 14°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Fri) so you can drive to Rostock.

Things to do in Hamburg

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Lubeck
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Speicherstadt ©
Speicherstadt
St. Michael's Church ©
St. Michael's Church
Alter Elbtunnel ©
Alter Elbtunnel

2
nights
Rostock

Rostock
Rostock was once one of the primary ports of the powerful Hanseatic League.
Museum-lovers will get to explore Stralsunder Piratenschatz and Stasi Pre-Trial Prison. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Ostseebad Warnemunde and St. Marienkirche. Change things up with these side-trips from Rostock: Kuetertor (in Stralsund), Museumshafen (in Greifswald) and St.-Marien-Kirche (in Bergen auf Ruegen). And it doesn't end there: enjoy the sand and surf at Strand Warnemunde, contemplate the long history of Neuer Markt, admire the masterpieces at Das Kulturhistorische Museum, and don't miss a visit to Kropeliner Strasse.

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Traveling by car from Hamburg to Rostock takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In August, daily temperatures in Rostock can reach 26°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Mon) early enough to drive to Berlin.

Things to do in Rostock

Historic Sites Museums Beaches

Side Trips

Stralsund, Museumshafen, St.-Marien-Kirche
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Ostseebad Warnemunde
Ostseebad Warnemunde
Museumshafen ©
Museumshafen
Kuetertor ©
Kuetertor

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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.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Frauenkirche Dresden and Charlottenburg Palace. Museum-lovers will appreciate Pergamonmuseum and Neues Grünes Gewölbe. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Berlin: Leipzig (St. Thomas Church (Thomaskirche) & Hauptbahnhof Leipzig) and Dresden (Gemaldegalerie Alte Meister, Royal Palace (Residenzschloss), &more). There's lots more to do: see the interesting displays at Classic Remise Berlin, contemplate the long history of Mauermuseum - Museum Haus am Checkpoint Charlie, take an in-depth tour of Palace of Tears, and admire the masterpieces at Gemaldegalerie.

To find reviews, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Berlin itinerary builder website.

Traveling by car from Rostock to Berlin takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Berlin

Museums Historic Sites Shopping

Side Trips

Dresden, Leipzig
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Pergamonmuseum ©
Pergamonmuseum
Frauenkirche Dresden ©
Frauenkirche Dresden
The Dresden Zwinger ©
The Dresden Zwinger

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