18 days in Germany, Krakow & Warsaw Itinerary

18 days in Germany, Krakow & Warsaw Itinerary

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18 days in Germany, Krakow & Warsaw Itinerary

Start: Montreal, Canada
Fly:  11 h 30 min
1
Munich, Germany
— 4 nights
Train:  30 min
2
Dachau, Germany
— Few hours
Drive:  2 h 15 min
3
Rothenburg, Germany
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
4
Nuremberg, Germany
— 2 nights
Fly:  4 h 30 min
5
Krakow, Poland
— 2 nights
Train:  2 h 30 min
6
Warsaw, Poland
— 2 nights
Fly:  4 h 30 min
7
Berlin, Germany
— 5 nights
Fly:  12 h 15 min
End: Montreal, Canada

4
nights
Munich, Germany

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.
Munich is known for museums, historic sites, and nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate the waterfront views at English Garden, don't miss a visit to Restaurant und Biergarten am Chinesischen Turm, get curious at Deutsches Museum, and see the interesting displays at Munich Residenz.

To see other places to visit, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Munich route planner.

Montreal, Canada to Munich is an approximately 11.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train. Traveling from Montreal to Munich, you'll lose 6 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Montreal in July, Munich is little chillier at night with lows of 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Tue) to allow time to take a train to Dachau.

Things to do in Munich

Museums Historic Sites Childrens Museums
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Deutsches Museum ©
Deutsches Museum
English Garden ©
English Garden
Nymphenburg Palace ©
Nymphenburg Palace

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hours
Dachau, Germany

Dachau ©
Dachau is a town in Upper Bavaria, in the southern part of Germany. Start off your visit on the 4th (Tue): explore the historical opulence of Dachau Palace, then contemplate the long history of Dachau Concentration Camp Memorial Site, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Church of Reconciliation.

To find where to stay, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Dachau vacation planner.

Dachau is just a short distance from Munich. In August, daytime highs in Dachau are 28°C, while nighttime lows are 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Tue) so you can drive to Rothenburg.

Things to do in Dachau

Historic Sites
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Dachau Concentration Camp Memorial Site ©
Dachau Palace ©
Dachau Palace

2
nights
Rothenburg, Germany

Rothenburg ©
An old imperial city, Rothenburg is the main tourist stop on the scenic Romantic Road of Bavaria.
On the 4th (Tue), make a trip to Kobolzeller Tor. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 5th (Wed): take in nature's colorful creations at Furstengarten Marienberg, steep yourself in history at Fortress Marienberg, then take in the views from Alte Mainbruecke, then explore the historical opulence of Würzburg Residence, and finally take in nature's colorful creations at Der Hofgarten.

To see maps, ratings, and other tourist information, read Rothenburg day trip site.

Drive from Dachau to Rothenburg in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of flight and train. In August, plan for daily highs up to 27°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Thu) so you can go by car to Nuremberg.

Things to do in Rothenburg

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trip

Wurzburg
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Würzburg Residence ©
Würzburg Residence
Altstadt ©
Altstadt
Fortress Marienberg ©
Fortress Marienberg

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nights
Nuremberg, Germany

Nuremberg ©
Nuremberg's historic town center stands in the shadow of a towering imperial castle that dominates its northwestern corner.
On the 7th (Fri), steep yourself in history at Reichsparteigelande (Nazi Party Rally Grounds), examine the collection at Dokumentationszentrum Reichsparteitagsgelände, don't miss a visit to St. Lorenz Church, explore the historical opulence of Kaiserburg Nurnberg, then steep yourself in history at Tiefer Brunnen, and finally contemplate the long history of Albrecht Durer's House.

Make your Nuremberg itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

Traveling by car from Rothenburg to Nuremberg takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. In August, daytime highs in Nuremberg are 28°C, while nighttime lows are 14°C. You'll have a few hours on the 8th (Sat) to wrap things up before traveling to Krakow.

Things to do in Nuremberg

Historic Sites Museums
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Kaiserburg Nurnberg ©
Kaiserburg Nurnberg
St. Lorenz Church ©
St. Lorenz Church
Toy Museum ©
Toy Museum

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Krakow, Poland

Krakow ©
One of Poland's oldest cities, Krakow sits at the foot of the Carpathian Mountains, its historical town center nestled on the left bank of the Vistula River.
On the 8th (Sat), browse the eclectic array of goods at Sukiennice (Cloth Hall) and then appreciate the extensive heritage of Krakow's Rynek Glowny Central Square. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get to know the fascinating history of Wawel Royal Castle, steep yourself in history at Wieliczka Salt Mine, and then see the interesting displays at Muzeum Krakowa, oddzial Fabryka Emalia Oskara Schindlera.

To see reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Krakow trip itinerary builder.

Traveling by flight from Nuremberg to Krakow takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. August in Krakow sees daily highs of 29°C and lows of 15°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Mon) early enough to take a train to Warsaw.

Things to do in Krakow

Historic Sites Museums Tours

Side Trip

Wieliczka Salt Mine
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Wawel Royal Castle ©
Wawel Royal Castle
Wawel Cathedral ©
Wawel Cathedral
Krakow's Rynek Glowny Central Square ©

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nights
Warsaw, Poland

Warsaw ©
Warsaw draws big crowds with its seemingly unstoppable energy, exemplified by the city's explosive nightlife and thriving music scene.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Tue): take in panoramic vistas at Palace of Culture and Science, admire the masterpieces at Lazienki Krolewskie w Warszawie, then get the lay of the land with Walking tours, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Old Town. On the next day, examine the collection at POLIN Muzeum Historii Zydow Polskich and then learn about all things military at Muzeum Powstania Warszawskiego.

For where to stay, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, use the Warsaw trip planner.

Traveling by train from Krakow to Warsaw takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. In August, daily temperatures in Warsaw can reach 29°C, while at night they dip to 17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Wed) early enough to travel to Berlin.

Things to do in Warsaw

Museums Tours Parks
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Lazienki Krolewskie w Warszawie ©
Lazienki Krolewskie w Warszawie
Old Town ©
Old Town
Walking tours

5
nights
Berlin, Germany

Berlin ©
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 plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the striking features of Reichstag Building, examine the collection at Topography of Terror, appreciate the history behind The Holocaust Memorial - Memorial to the Murdered Jews of Europe, and admire the masterpieces at Pergamonmuseum.

To find photos, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Berlin day trip planning website.

You can fly from Warsaw to Berlin in 4.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. You'll have a few hours on the 17th (Mon) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Berlin

Historic Sites Museums Parks
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Brandenburg Gate ©
Brandenburg Gate
Reichstag Building ©
Reichstag Building
Walking tours

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