13 days in Germany Itinerary

13 days in Germany Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Heidelberg
— 4 nights
2
Munster
— 2 nights
3
Frankfurt
— 4 nights
4
Cologne
— 2 nights

4
nights
Heidelberg

Heidelberg ©
A vibrant university city, Heidelberg is nestled in the picturesque Neckar river valley.
Explore Heidelberg's surroundings by going to Europa-Park (in Rust), Wasserkunstanlage Paradies (in Baden-Baden) and Stuttgart (Grabkapelle auf dem Wuerttemberg, Mercedes-Benz Museum, &more). Next up on the itinerary: step into the grandiose world of Schloss Heidelberg, take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Peter's Cathedral (Dom), contemplate the long history of Town Walls, and take a stroll through Altstadt (Old Town).

To find other places to visit, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, read Heidelberg online trip itinerary maker.

Baden-Baden to Heidelberg is an approximately 1-hour car ride. You can also take a train; or take a bus. In July, daytime highs in Heidelberg are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Thu) to allow time to travel to Munster.

Things to do in Heidelberg

Historic Sites Museums Theme Parks

Side Trips

Rothenburg, Trier, Stuttgart, Alter Friedhof, Europa-Park
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Schloss Heidelberg ©
Schloss Heidelberg
Europa-Park ©
Europa-Park
Mercedes-Benz Museum ©
Mercedes-Benz Museum

2
nights
Munster

Munster ©
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Fri): find something for the whole family at Heide Park and then explore the different monuments and memorials at Gedenkstatte Bergen-Belsen. Keep things going the next day: get outside with Flueggenhofsee, see the interesting displays at Deutsches Panzermuseum, and then walk around Muhlenteich.

To see ratings, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Munster trip builder website.

Explore your travel options from Heidelberg to Munster with the Route module. Traveling from Heidelberg in July, things will get a bit cooler in Munster: highs are around °C and lows about °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sat) so you can travel to Frankfurt.

Things to do in Munster

Theme Parks Parks Museums

Side Trips

Gedenkstatte Bergen-Belsen, Heide Park
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Deutsches Panzermuseum ©
Deutsches Panzermuseum
Flueggenhofsee ©
Flueggenhofsee
Gedenkstatte Bergen-Belsen ©
Gedenkstatte Bergen-Belsen

4
nights
Frankfurt

Frankfurt
A global center of finance and transportation, Frankfurt is perhaps best known for its futuristic cityscape.
Get out of town with these interesting Frankfurt side-trips: Wurzburg (Fuerstenbaumuseum, Fortress Marienberg, &more). The adventure continues: admire the landmark architecture of Romer, take in nature's colorful creations at Palmengarten, contemplate the long history of Cathedral of St. Bartholomew (Dom St. Bartholomaus), and get great views at Main Tower.

For ratings, photos, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Frankfurt road trip planning app.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Munster to Frankfurt. In July, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Wed) so you can catch the train to Cologne.

Things to do in Frankfurt

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trip

Wurzburg
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Stadel Museum
Stadel Museum
Romer ©
Romer
Würzburg Residence ©
Würzburg Residence

2
nights
Cologne

Cologne ©
Though Cologne famously contains 12 Romanesque churches, the city's top prize remains its landmark Gothic cathedral.
Start off your visit on the 30th (Thu): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Aachen Cathedral, appreciate the extensive heritage of Frankenwerft, and then explore the world behind art at Wallraf-Richartz Museum. Here are some ideas for day two: get engrossed in the history at Roman-German Museum (Romisch-Germanisches Museum), thenmake a trip to Hohenzollern Bridge, thenmake a trip to Cologne Cathedral, and finally admire the masterpieces at Museum Ludwig.

For reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Cologne tour itinerary planner.

You can take a train from Frankfurt to Cologne in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. Expect a daytime high around °C in July, and nighttime lows around °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 31st (Fri) early enough to catch the train back home.

Things to do in Cologne

Museums Historic Sites

Side Trip

Aachen Cathedral
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Cologne Cathedral ©
Cologne Cathedral
Museum Ludwig ©
Museum Ludwig
Wallraf-Richartz Museum ©
Wallraf-Richartz Museum

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