7 days in Potsdam & Berlin Itinerary

7 days in Potsdam & Berlin Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Germany Trip Planner

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Potsdam
— 2 nights
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Berlin
— 4 nights

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Potsdam

— 2 nights

Versailles of Germany

Formerly an official residence of the Prussian kings, Potsdam is surrounded by a series of interconnected lakes, parks, and palaces.
On the 25th (Sun), don't miss a visit to Neues Palais, take in nature's colorful creations at Potsdam's Gardens, take in nature's colorful creations at Sanssouci Park, then explore the historical opulence of Sanssouci Palace, and finally contemplate the long history of Schloss Cecilienhof. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 26th (Mon): pause for some photo ops at Brandenburger Tor Potsdam, make a trip to Hollandisches Viertel, then get outside with Biosphere Potsdam, and finally browse the different shops at Designer Outlet Berlin.

To find traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Potsdam road trip planning app.

Berlin to Potsdam is an approximately 1-hour car ride. You can also take a train; or take a bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Tue) so you can go by car to Berlin.

Things to do in Potsdam

Historic Sites · Parks · Outdoors · Shopping

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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.
Berlin is known for museums, historic sites, and nightlife. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: make a trip to Brandenburg Gate, steep yourself in history at East Side Gallery, admire the landmark architecture of Reichstag Building, and get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Zoo Berlin.

To see other places to visit, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Berlin trip itinerary planning website.

Getting from Potsdam to Berlin by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Berlin

Museums · Parks · Historic Sites · Tours
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