15 days in Germany & Switzerland Itinerary

15 days in Germany & Switzerland Itinerary

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15 days in Germany & Switzerland Itinerary

Start: Medina, Saudi Arabia
Fly:  11​h 30​min
1
Munich, Germany
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
2
Berlin, Germany
— 3 nights
Drive:  4​h 45​min
3
Rothenburg, Germany
— 1 night
Drive:  5​h 15​min
4
Grindelwald-Wengen-Murren-Lauterbrunnen, Switzerland
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h
5
Zurich, Switzerland
— 4 nights
Fly:  10​h 45​min
End: Medina, Saudi Arabia

3
nights
Munich, Germany

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.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Deutsches Museum and New Town Hall (Neus Rathaus). Get some cultural insight at Nymphenburg Palace and St. Peter's Church. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Munich: Schloss Linderhof (in Ettal), Partnachklamm (in Garmisch-Partenkirchen) and Schloss Hohenschwangau (in Hohenschwangau). There's more to do: make a trip to Marienplatz and take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Michael's Church.

To find traveler tips, photos, maps, and more tourist information, use the Munich trip itinerary builder tool .

Medina, Saudi Arabia to Munich is an approximately 11.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Traveling from Medina to Munich, you'll gain 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Prepare for colder weather when traveling from Medina in September: high temperatures in Munich hover around 22°C and lows are around 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Sat) to allow time to travel to Berlin.

Things to do in Munich

Historic Sites Wildlife Parks

Side Trips

Schloss Linderhof, Schloss Hohenschwangau, Partnachklamm
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Partnachklamm ©
Partnachklamm
Schloss Linderhof ©
Schloss Linderhof
Schloss Hohenschwangau ©
Schloss Hohenschwangau

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Berlin, Germany

Berlin ©
The country's capital and largest city, Berlin is a diverse urban center boasting a lively nightlife and countless things to do.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Pergamonmuseum and Charlottenburg Palace. There's still lots to do: make a trip to Reichstag Building, see the interesting displays at Topographie des Terrors, wander the streets of Potsdamer Platz, and browse the range of quality goods at Kaufhaus des Westens (KaDeWe).

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Fly from Munich to Berlin in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Rothenburg.

Things to do in Berlin

Historic Sites Museums Zoos & Aquariums
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Pergamonmuseum ©
Pergamonmuseum
Potsdamer Platz ©
Potsdamer Platz
Zoo Berlin ©
Zoo Berlin

1
night
Rothenburg, Germany

Rothenburg ©
An old imperial city, Rothenburg is the main tourist stop on the scenic Romantic Road of Bavaria.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Wed): get a sense of history and politics at Stadt Rothenburg ob der Tauber, get engrossed in the history at Reichsstadtmuseum, contemplate the long history of Gerlachschmiede, steep yourself in history at Town Walls, then steep yourself in history at Vieille Ville, and finally examine the collection at Medieval Crime Museum (Mittelalterliches Kriminalmuseum).

To find traveler tips, photos, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Rothenburg day trip app .

You can drive from Berlin to Rothenburg in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or take a train. In September, plan for daily highs up to 21°C, and evening lows to 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Grindelwald Area.

Things to do in Rothenburg

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

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Grindelwald-Wengen-Murren-Lauterbrunnen, Switzerland

Grindelwald-Wengen-Murren-Lauterbrunnen ©
Jungfrau Region consists of two valleys north of the Jungfrau, a popular mountain-climbing destination standing 4,158 m (13,642 ft).
Do some cultural sightseeing at UNESCO-Altstadt von Bern and Galerie Rigassi by SOON. Discover out-of-the-way places like Jungfraujoch and Mt Pilatus. Go for a jaunt from Grindelwald Area to Engelberg to see Titlis about 1h 10 min away. There's more to do: admire the sheer force of Trümmelbachfälle.

To find traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, read Grindelwald Area itinerary website .

Traveling by car from Rothenburg to Grindelwald Area takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or take a train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Sat) early enough to drive to Zurich.

Things to do in Grindelwald-Wengen-Murren-Lauterbrunnen

Nature Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Bern, Mt Pilatus, Titlis
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Mt Pilatus ©
Mt Pilatus
Titlis ©
Titlis
UNESCO-Altstadt von Bern ©
UNESCO-Altstadt von Bern

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Zurich, Switzerland

Zurich ©
The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Rhine Falls and Lake Lucerne. Do some cultural sightseeing at Old Town and Fraumünster Church. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Zurich: Lucerne (Chapel Bridge, Altstadt Luzern, & more). There's still lots to do: explore the activities along Lake Zurich, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Grossmunster, take a stroll through Bahnhofstrasse, and get a taste of the local shopping with ARTBOX.GALLERY.

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Traveling by car from Grindelwald Area to Zurich takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. Expect a daytime high around 22°C in September, and nighttime lows around 12°C. On the 2nd (Wed), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Zurich

Nature Parks Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Lucerne, Rhine Falls
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Old Town ©
Old Town
Rhine Falls ©
Rhine Falls
Altstadt Luzern ©
Altstadt Luzern

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