11 days in Germany Itinerary

11 days in Germany Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Germany Trip Planner

Make it your trip
Fly
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Berlin
— 4 nights
Fly
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Erlangen
— 3 nights
Fly to Hamburg, Train to Oldenburg
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Oldenburg
— 1 night
Drive
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Sankt Augustin
— 1 night
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Drive to Düsseldorf Airport, Fly to Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport, Drive to Washington DC

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Berlin

— 4 nights

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.
Get a sense of the local culture at Pergamonmuseum and East Side Gallery. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Charlottenburg Palace and Mauermuseum - Museum Haus am Checkpoint Charlie. And it doesn't end there: make a trip to Potsdamer Platz, stroll through Pfaueninsel, admire the striking features of Reichstag Building, and add some adventure to your tour with StandUpClub Berlin.

To see traveler tips, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Berlin online tour itinerary builder.

Washington DC, USA to Berlin is an approximately 14-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Central European Standard Time (CET) is 6 hours. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Sun) early enough to catch the flight to Erlangen.

Things to do in Berlin

Outdoors · Parks · Historic Sites · Beaches
Find places to stay Jun 20 — 25:

Erlangen

— 3 nights
Erlangen is a Middle Franconian city in Bavaria, Germany. Do some cultural sightseeing at Altstadt and Town Walls. Museum-lovers will appreciate Fortress Marienberg and Medieval Crime Museum (Mittelalterliches Kriminalmuseum). Venture out of the city with trips to Wurzburg (Weingut Juliusspital, Würzburg Residence, &more) and Rothenburg (Stadt Rothenburg ob der Tauber & St. Jacob's Church (St. Jakobskirche)). There's more to do: take in nature's colorful creations at Botanischer Garten.

To find maps, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Erlangen online route maker.

Traveling by flight from Berlin to Erlangen takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In June, daytime highs in Erlangen are 73°F, while nighttime lows are 53°F. On the 28th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Oldenburg.

Things to do in Erlangen

Historic Sites · Wineries · Parks · Museums

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jun 25 — 28:

Oldenburg

— 1 night
Oldenburg or simply Oldenburg is an independent city in the state of Lower Saxony, Germany. Start off your visit on the 29th (Thu): stroll around Kurpark, then explore the world behind art at Horst Janssen Museum, and then see the interesting displays at Stadtmuseum Oldenburg.

To find maps, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Oldenburg tour itinerary tool.

You can do a combination of flight and train from Erlangen to Oldenburg in 5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. Traveling from Erlangen in June, expect nights in Oldenburg to be about the same, around 53°F, while days are slightly colder, around 56°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 29th (Thu) to allow time for travel to Sankt Augustin.

Things to do in Oldenburg

Museums · Parks

Side Trip

Find places to stay Jun 28 — 29:

Sankt Augustin

— 1 night
Sankt Augustin is a town in the Rhein-Sieg district, in North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany. To see traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Sankt Augustin visit planner.

You can drive from Oldenburg to Sankt Augustin in 3.5 hours. While traveling from Oldenburg, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Sankt Augustin, ranging from highs of 73°F to lows of 52°F. You will leave for home on the 30th (Fri).

Things to do in Sankt Augustin

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Shopping · Museums
Find places to stay Jun 29 — 30:

Germany travel guide

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Specialty Museums · Landmarks · Historic Sites
Germany is the home of high culture, fine art, classical music, world-class sports, award-winning cuisine--and some of the world's best beers. It's also one of the major economic and political powers of the European continent. One of the founding members of the European Union, Germany is a federation of 16 states. Each boasts its own distinct culture, art, cuisine, regional traditions, and array of things to do. The country is known worldwide for its precision engineering and high-tech products. Equally, though, Germany is admired for its old-world charm and what is locally known as gemutlichkeit (coziness). This is one of the easiest countries in the world to explore, offering an abundance of sightseeing opportunities. German transportation runs with German efficiency. Therefore, getting around the various regions is almost always easy, quick, and pleasant. Visit the cities to explore museums, art galleries, modern restaurants, and trendy shops. Also be sure to venture deeper into the countryside. Here, you can discover ancient castles and bustling little villages. Often in these off-the-beaten-path areas, the main tourist attraction remains the simple hospitality of the friendly locals.