7 days in Germany Itinerary

7 days in Germany Itinerary

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Berlin
— 2 nights
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Rothenburg
— 1 night
3
Munich
— 2 nights

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Berlin

Berlin ©

Athens of the Spree

The country's capital and largest city, Berlin is a diverse urban center boasting a lively nightlife and countless things to do.
Let the collections at Pergamonmuseum and Soviet Gallery capture your imagination. Head to Sammlung Hoffman and Koenig Galeriefor plenty of shopping. And it doesn't end there: make a trip to Brandenburg Gate, take in the exciting artwork at Gallery Heike Arndt DK, get a taste of the local shopping with OPEN WALLS Gallery, and stop by Maskworld.

To see maps, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Berlin trip itinerary builder app.

Washington DC, USA to Berlin is an approximately 14.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 6 hours traveling from Washington DC to Berlin. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Wed) so you can drive to Rothenburg.

Things to do in Berlin

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Brandenburg Gate ©
Brandenburg Gate
Pergamonmuseum ©
Pergamonmuseum
Topography of Terror ©
Topography of Terror

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Rothenburg

Rothenburg ©

Medieval Heart of Germany

An old imperial city, Rothenburg is the main tourist stop on the scenic Romantic Road of Bavaria.
Start off your visit on the 31st (Thu): take an in-depth tour of Reichsstadtmuseum, examine the collection at Historiengewölbe mit Staatsverlies - Museum zur Stadtgeschichte in Rothenburg o.d.T., look for gifts at Kathe Wohlfahrt's Christmas Shop, then steep yourself in history at Siebers Tower, then wander the streets of Altstadt, and finally see the interesting displays at Medieval Crime Museum (Mittelalterliches Kriminalmuseum).

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Traveling by car from Berlin to Rothenburg takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a train. In December, daily temperatures in Rothenburg can reach 41°F, while at night they dip to 33°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Thu) early enough to drive to Munich.

Things to do in Rothenburg

Historic Sites · Shopping · Museums · Neighborhoods
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Altstadt ©
Altstadt
Town Walls ©
Town Walls

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Munich

Munich ©

Village of a Million People

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.
Start off your visit on the 1st (Fri): steep yourself in history at Dachau Concentration Camp Memorial Site, steep yourself in history at Nymphenburg Palace, and then take in the exciting artwork at Schack-Galerie. On your second day here, hunt for treasures at Viktualienmarkt, take in the exciting artwork at Galerie Hegemann, and then shop like a local with Kunsthalle Munich.

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You can drive from Rothenburg to Munich in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. December in Munich sees daily highs of 41°F and lows of 29°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Munich

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Dachau Concentration Camp Memorial Site ©
Dachau Concentration Camp Memorial Site
Nymphenburg Palace ©
Nymphenburg Palace
Viktualienmarkt ©
Viktualienmarkt

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