8 days in Dresden & Berlin Itinerary

8 days in Dresden & Berlin Itinerary

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1
Dresden
— 3 nights
2
Berlin
— 4 nights

3
nights
Dresden

Dresden ©
Dresden boasts a long history as a royal residence of many Saxon kings.
Get in touch with nature at Saxon Switzerland National Park and Grosser Zschirnstein. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Room Escape Games and Kurlander Palais. Explore Dresden's surroundings by going to Basteigebiet (in Lohmen), Lichtenhainer Wasserfall (in Sebnitz) and Elbe Sandstone Mountains (in Bad Schandau). There's still lots to do: admire the striking features of Bruehlsche Terrasse, explore the world behind art at The Dresden Zwinger, examine the collection at Neues Grünes Gewölbe, and make a trip to Frauenkirche Dresden.

To find where to stay, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Dresden trip itinerary site.

Stuttgart to Dresden is an approximately 3.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. In November, daily temperatures in Dresden can reach 9°C, while at night they dip to 3°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Mon) so you can go by car to Berlin.

Things to do in Dresden

Nature · Parks · Museums

Side Trips

Basteigebiet, Grosser Zschirnstein, Saxon Switzerland National Park, Lichtenhainer Wasserfall, Elbe Sandstone Mountains
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Saxon Switzerland National Park ©
Saxon Switzerland National Park
Elbe Sandstone Mountains ©
Elbe Sandstone Mountains
Grosser Zschirnstein ©
Grosser Zschirnstein

4
nights
Berlin

Berlin ©
The country's capital and largest city, Berlin is a diverse urban center boasting a lively nightlife and countless things to do.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like THE ROOM - Live Escape Game Berlin and Gurkenradweg Spreewald. Venture out of the city with trips to Potsdam (Sanssouci Park & Potsdam's Gardens), Memorial and Museum Sachsenhausen (in Oranienburg) and Spreewaldfahrt, Familie Goertz (in Lubben). There's lots more to do: admire the masterpieces at Gemaldegalerie, admire the natural beauty at Großer Tiergarten, don't miss a visit to Gendarmenmarkt, and indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour.

For maps, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Berlin day trip website.

You can drive from Dresden to Berlin in 2 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Berlin

Parks · Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trips

Potsdam, Lubben, Memorial and Museum Sachsenhausen
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Sanssouci Park ©
Sanssouci Park
Spreewaldfahrt, Familie Goertz ©
Spreewaldfahrt, Familie Goertz
THE ROOM - Live Escape Game Berlin ©
THE ROOM - Live Escape Game Berlin

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