8 days in Germany Itinerary

8 days in Germany Itinerary

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8 days in Germany Itinerary

Start: Skiathos
Fly:  4​h
1
Cologne
— Few hours
Fly:  3​h
2
Berlin
— 3 nights
train:  1​h 45​min
3
Dresden
— 1 night
Fly:  4​h 15​min
4
Munich
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
End: Skiathos

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Cologne

Cologne ©
Though Cologne famously contains 12 Romanesque churches, the city's top prize remains its landmark Gothic cathedral.
On the 13th (Wed), stop by Fivve | Store Spa Yoga and then pause for some serene contemplation at Cologne Cathedral.

To find reviews, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Cologne online visit planner .

Skiathos, Greece to Cologne is an approximately 4-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of ferry and car. The time zone difference moving from Eastern European Time to Central European Time is minus 1 hour. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Skiathos in November; daily highs in Cologne reach 11°C and lows reach 4°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Wed) so you can travel to Berlin.

Things to do in Cologne

Historic Sites Shopping Spas
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Cologne Cathedral ©
Cologne Cathedral
Fivve | Store Spa Yoga ©
Fivve | Store Spa Yoga

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Berlin

Berlin ©
The country's capital and largest city, Berlin is a diverse urban center boasting a lively nightlife and countless things to do.
Head to Korsettmanufaktur TO.mTO Berlin and Camera Workfor plenty of shopping. There's much more to do: appreciate the history behind Brandenburg Gate, admire the masterpieces at Pergamonmuseum, see the interesting displays at Topography of Terror, and take in the local highlights with Walking tours.

To see more things to do, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Berlin day trip planning site .

You can fly from Cologne to Berlin in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sat) so you can catch the train to Dresden.

Things to do in Berlin

Museums Zoos & Aquariums Shopping
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Brandenburg Gate ©
Brandenburg Gate
Korsettmanufaktur TO.mTO Berlin ©
Korsettmanufaktur TO.mTO Berlin
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Dresden

Dresden ©
Dresden boasts a long history as a royal residence of many Saxon kings.
On the 17th (Sun), browse the different shops at Elbepark, take a stroll around Kulturpalast Dresden, and then look for gifts at Tradition & Form.

To see more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, read Dresden itinerary builder app .

Traveling by train from Berlin to Dresden takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. November in Dresden sees daily highs of 9°C and lows of 3°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Munich.

Things to do in Dresden

Shopping
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Tradition & Form ©
Tradition & Form
Kulturpalast Dresden ©
Kulturpalast Dresden
Elbepark ©
Elbepark

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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.
Do your shopping at Viktualienmarkt and Lodenfrey Muenchen am Dom. There's still lots to do: don't miss a visit to Marienplatz, savor the flavors at Markt am Wiener Platz, get curious at Deutsches Museum, and steep yourself in history at Nymphenburg Palace.

For maps, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Munich trip planning tool .

Traveling by flight from Dresden to Munich takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In November in Munich, expect temperatures between 9°C during the day and 1°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Munich

Shopping Museums Historic Sites
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Viktualienmarkt ©
Viktualienmarkt
Ingo Maurer Showroom ©
Ingo Maurer Showroom
Marienplatz ©
Marienplatz

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