10 days in Germany Itinerary

10 days in Germany Itinerary

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10 days in Germany Itinerary

Start: Strasbourg
Drive:  1 h 30 min
1
Heidelberg
— Few hours
Drive:  1 h 15 min
2
Frankfurt
— 3 nights
Drive:  3 h
3
Northeim
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
4
Wolfsburg
— 4 nights
Train:  1 h 15 min
End: Berlin

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hours
Heidelberg

Heidelberg ©
A vibrant university city, Heidelberg is nestled in the picturesque Neckar river valley.
Get outdoors at Geroldsauer Wasserfall and Merkur. There's more to do: steep yourself in history at Student Jail (Studentenkarzer).

For more things to do, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, use the Heidelberg trip builder tool .

Strasbourg, France to Heidelberg is an approximately 1.5-hour car ride. You can also take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In August, daily temperatures in Heidelberg can reach 29°C, while at night they dip to 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Tue) early enough to take a train to Frankfurt.

Things to do in Heidelberg

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trip

Geroldsau Waterfall
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Geroldsau Waterfall ©
Geroldsau Waterfall
Student Jail (Studentenkarzer) ©
Student Jail (Studentenkarzer)

3
nights
Frankfurt

Frankfurt
A global center of finance and transportation, Frankfurt is perhaps best known for its futuristic cityscape.
On the 4th (Sun), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Johanniskirche. On the 5th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: don't miss a visit to Marksburg Castle and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of St. Bartholomew (Dom St. Bartholomaus).

For where to stay, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Frankfurt trip planner .

Traveling by train from Heidelberg to Frankfurt takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or drive. In August, daily temperatures in Frankfurt can reach 29°C, while at night they dip to 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Northeim.

Things to do in Frankfurt

Historic Sites Museums Wineries

Side Trips

Marksburg, Eberbach Abbey
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Stadel Museum
Stadel Museum
Marksburg ©
Marksburg

2
nights
Northeim

Northeim ©
Northeim is a town in Lower Saxony, Germany, seat of the district of Northeim, with, in 2011, a population of 29,000. Popular historic sites such as Castle Marienburg and Kloster Marienrode are in your itinerary. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Hameln Old Town and Burgruine Heldenburg. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Northeim: Luchs-Schaugehege Rabenklippe (in Bad Harzburg), Krukenburg (in Bad Karlshafen) and PS.SPEICHER (in Einbeck). There's still lots to do: step into the grandiose world of Schloss Corvey.

To see where to stay, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Northeim online day trip planner .

Traveling by car from Frankfurt to Northeim takes 3 hours. Expect a daytime high around 26°C in August, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 9th (Fri) to allow time for travel to Wolfsburg.

Things to do in Northeim

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Einbeck, Krukenburg, Schloss Corvey, Kloster Marienrode, Hameln Old Town
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Marienburg Castle ©
Marienburg Castle
Hameln Old Town ©
Hameln Old Town
PS.SPEICHER ©
PS.SPEICHER

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Wolfsburg

Wolfsburg ©
Rather distinct among German cities, Wolfsburg arose in the first half of the 20th century as a somewhat planned urban area.
Get some cultural insight at Autostadt and Science Center phaeno. Popular historic sites such as Altstadt Quedlinburg and St Cyriakus are in your itinerary. Go for a jaunt from Wolfsburg to Leipzig to see Hauptbahnhof Leipzig about 2 hours away. The adventure continues: examine the collection at Volkswagen Auto Museum, see the sky in a new way at Planetarium Wolfsburg, don't miss a visit to St.Ägidien, and explore the world behind art at Kunstmuseum Wolfsburg.

To see photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Wolfsburg trip planner .

You can drive from Northeim to Wolfsburg in 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 27°C in August, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 13th (Tue) to allow time for the train ride back home.

Things to do in Wolfsburg

Museums Childrens Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Hauptbahnhof Leipzig, Altstadt Quedlinburg, St Cyriakus, St.Ägidien
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Volkswagen Auto Museum ©
Volkswagen Auto Museum
Altstadt Quedlinburg ©
Altstadt Quedlinburg
Autostadt ©
Autostadt

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