16 days in Germany Itinerary

16 days in Germany Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Berlin
— 4 nights
2
Dresden
— 2 nights
3
Nuremberg
— 3 nights
4
Munich
— 4 nights

4
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.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Memorial and Museum Sachsenhausen and Classic Remise Berlin. Appreciate the collections at Gemaldegalerie and Palace of Tears. Step out of Berlin to go to Potsdam and see Potsdam's Gardens, which is approximately 50 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: steep yourself in history at Berlin-Hohenschonhausen Memorial, admire the masterpieces at Pergamonmuseum, appreciate the history behind Victory Column (Siegessaule), and see the interesting displays at Neues Museum.

To find photos, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, read our Berlin online trip itinerary maker.

Johannesburg, South Africa to Berlin is an approximately 16.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from South Africa Standard Time to Central European Standard Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Tue) so you can go by car to Dresden.

Things to do in Berlin

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Potsdam's Gardens, Memorial and Museum Sachsenhausen
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Berlin-Hohenschonhausen Memorial ©
Berlin-Hohenschonhausen Memorial
Memorial and Museum Sachsenhausen
Memorial and Museum Sachsenhausen
Gemaldegalerie ©
Gemaldegalerie

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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 16th (Tue): appreciate the extensive heritage of Theaterplatz, appreciate the extensive heritage of Canaletto Blick, thenwander the streets of Neustadt, and finally explore the world behind art at Albertinum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: see the interesting displays at The Royal Porcelain Collection, admire the masterpieces at Gemaldegalerie Alte Meister, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Church of the Holy Cross, thensee the interesting displays at Royal Cabinet of Mathematical and Physical Instruments, and finally explore the world behind art at Staatliche Kunstsammlungen Dresden (Dresden Art Galleries).

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You can drive from Berlin to Dresden in 2 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °C in March, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Thu) so you can drive to Nuremberg.

Things to do in Dresden

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods
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Albertinum ©
Albertinum
Gemaldegalerie Alte Meister
Gemaldegalerie Alte Meister

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Nuremberg

Nuremberg ©
Nuremberg's historic town center stands in the shadow of a towering imperial castle that dominates its northwestern corner.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Nuremberg Palace of Justice and Frauenkirche. Dokumentationszentrum Reichsparteitagsgelände and Reichsparteigelande (Nazi Party Rally Grounds) are good opportunities to explore the local culture. There's lots more to do: explore the historical opulence of Kaiserburg Nurnberg, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Elisabethkirche, see the interesting displays at Stadtmuseum im Fembo-Haus (City Museum at Fembo House), and explore the different monuments and memorials at Johannisfriedhof Nurnberg.

For reviews, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Nuremberg online day trip planner.

You can drive from Dresden to Nuremberg in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In March, daily temperatures in Nuremberg can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sun) so you can go by car to Munich.

Things to do in Nuremberg

Historic Sites Museums
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Reichsparteigelande (Nazi Party Rally Grounds) ©
Dokumentationszentrum Reichsparteitagsgelände ©
Nuremberg Palace of Justice ©
Nuremberg Palace of Justice

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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.
Step off the beaten path and head to Lenbachhaus and Munich Residenz. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Nymphenburg Palace and St. Peter's Church. The adventure continues: see the interesting displays at BMW Welt, admire the striking features of BMW Headquarters, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Burgersaalkirche, and contemplate the waterfront views at English Garden.

To see ratings, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Munich trip planner.

Drive from Nuremberg to Munich in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a bus. In March, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Munich

Museums Historic Sites Tours

Side Trip

Oberschleissheim
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Munich Residenz ©
Munich Residenz
BMW Welt ©
BMW Welt
Nymphenburg Palace ©
Nymphenburg Palace

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