17 days in Germany Itinerary

17 days in Germany Itinerary

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1
Berlin
— 2 nights
2
Dresden
— 2 nights
3
Rothenburg
— 2 nights
4
Westerland, Sylt
— 3 nights
5
Berchtesgaden
— 2 nights
6
Garmisch-Partenkirchen
— 3 nights

2
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.
On the 17th (Wed), explore the wide array of goods at Kaufhaus des Westens (KaDeWe) and then appreciate the history behind Victory Column (Siegessaule). On the next day, explore the world behind art at Neues Museum, then examine the collection at DDR Museum, and then test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, read Berlin online travel planner.

Cairo, Egypt to Berlin is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. You can also drive. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Cairo to Berlin due to the time zone difference. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Fri) early enough to drive to Dresden.

Things to do in Berlin

Museums · Historic Sites · Fun & Games

Side Trip

Memorial and Museum Sachsenhausen
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Memorial and Museum Sachsenhausen
Memorial and Museum Sachsenhausen
Room Escape Games
Berlin-Hohenschonhausen Memorial ©
Berlin-Hohenschonhausen Memorial

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Dresden

Dresden ©
Dresden boasts a long history as a royal residence of many Saxon kings.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Sat): explore the world behind art at Gemaldegalerie Alte Meister and then steep yourself in history at The Dresden Zwinger. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Frauenkirche Dresden, look for gifts at Ullmann's Laden, make a trip to Neumarkt, admire the landmark architecture of Bruehlsche Terrasse, then examine the collection at Neues Grünes Gewölbe, and finally make a trip to Procession of Princes.

To find where to stay, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Dresden trip tool.

Traveling by car from Berlin to Dresden takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In July, daily temperatures in Dresden can reach 29°C, while at night they dip to 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sun) so you can go by car to Rothenburg.

Things to do in Dresden

Museums · Historic Sites · Shopping
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The Dresden Zwinger ©
The Dresden Zwinger
Neumarkt ©
Neumarkt
Bruehlsche Terrasse ©
Bruehlsche Terrasse

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Rothenburg

Rothenburg ©
An old imperial city, Rothenburg is the main tourist stop on the scenic Romantic Road of Bavaria.
On the 22nd (Mon), contemplate the long history of Rodertor, contemplate the long history of Town Walls, wander the streets of Altstadt, stop by Ekuko's Wine & Gift Shop, then admire the striking features of Fleisch- und Tanzhaus, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Stadt Rothenburg ob der Tauber. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 23rd (Tue): explore the historical opulence of Fortress Marienberg, snap pictures at Alte Mainbruecke, then step into the grandiose world of Würzburg Residence, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Marktplatz.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Rothenburg vacation builder site.

Drive from Dresden to Rothenburg in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of flight and train. Expect a daytime high around 28°C in July, and nighttime lows around 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Tue) so you can travel to Westerland.

Things to do in Rothenburg

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Wurzburg, Marktplatz
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Altstadt ©
Altstadt
Fortress Marienberg ©
Fortress Marienberg
Rodertor ©
Rodertor

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Westerland, Sylt

Westerland ©
Westerland is a seaside resort and a former municipality located on the German North Sea island of Sylt. Discover out-of-the-way places like Morsum-Kliff and Uwe Dune. Next up on the itinerary: tee off at Golf-Club Sylt e.V., practice your aim at Youksakka Bow & Funcompany, get outside with Lister Wanderduenen, and make a trip to St. Nicolai.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Westerland trip app.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Rothenburg to Westerland. When traveling from Rothenburg in July, plan for slightly colder days in Westerland, with highs around 23°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Berchtesgaden.

Things to do in Westerland

Outdoors · Golf · Nature

Side Trips

Wenningstedt, Kampen, Leuchtturm, Morsum-Kliff, Lister Wanderduenen
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Rotes Kliff ©
Rotes Kliff
Morsum-Kliff ©
Morsum-Kliff
Uwe Dune ©
Uwe Dune

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Berchtesgaden

Berchtesgaden ©
Bordered on three sides by Austria, Berchtesgaden is encircled by snow-capped mountain peaks that offer sweeping views of the entire region.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Nationalparkzentrum - Haus der Berge and Dokumentationszentrum Obersalzberg. The adventure continues: contemplate the waterfront views at Obersee, contemplate the long history of The Eagle's Nest, and go deep underground at Salzbergwerk Berchtesgaden.

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Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Westerland to Berchtesgaden. When traveling from Westerland in July, plan for somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Berchtesgaden: temperatures range from 30°C by day to 17°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Garmisch-Partenkirchen.

Things to do in Berchtesgaden

Nature · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Schoenau am Koenigssee
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Nationalparkzentrum - Haus der Berge ©
Nationalparkzentrum - Haus der Berge
Obersee ©
Obersee
Dokumentationszentrum Obersalzberg ©
Dokumentationszentrum Obersalzberg

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Garmisch-Partenkirchen

Garmisch-Partenkirchen ©
Nestled within the Bavarian Alps, Garmisch-Partenkirchen offers a classic mountain feel along with world-class winter sports.
Kick off your visit on the 31st (Wed): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Pfarrkirche St. Martin, step into the grandiose world of Schloss Hohenschwangau, and then take in the awesome beauty at Zugspitze. On the 1st (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: head outdoors with Alpspitz and then look for all kinds of wild species at Partnachklamm.

For more things to do, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, read Garmisch-Partenkirchen holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Berchtesgaden to Garmisch-Partenkirchen takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of car and bus. In July in Garmisch-Partenkirchen, expect temperatures between 30°C during the day and 16°C at night. On the 2nd (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Garmisch-Partenkirchen

Parks · Outdoors · Winter Sports

Side Trips

Schloss Linderhof, Schloss Hohenschwangau
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Alpspitz ©
Alpspitz
Pfarrkirche St. Martin ©
Pfarrkirche St. Martin
Partnachklamm ©
Partnachklamm

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