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Berlin — 2 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.
On the 25th (Tue), steep yourself in history at Mauermuseum - Museum Haus am Checkpoint Charlie, pause for some photo ops at The Holocaust Memorial - Memorial to the Murdered Jews of Europe, then make a trip to Brandenburg Gate, then make a trip to Reichstag Building, and finally steep yourself in history at Memorial of the Berlin Wall. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: admire the masterpieces at Pergamonmuseum, examine the collection at Topography of Terror, and then make a trip to East Side Gallery.

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New York City, USA to Berlin is an approximately 11-hour flight. Traveling from New York City to Berlin, you'll lose 6 hours due to the time zone difference. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Wed) so you can catch the flight to Munich.
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Munich — 1 night

Village of a Million People

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.
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Thu): don't miss a visit to Marienplatz, then contemplate the long history of Nymphenburg Palace, and then take in nature's colorful creations at English Garden.

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You can fly from Berlin to Munich in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 77°F in July, and nighttime lows around 55°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Wurzburg.
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Wurzburg — 1 night

Pearl of the Romantic Road

Founded in the 10th century, Wurzburg served as the home of powerful prince-bishops for many centuries.
Start off your visit on the 28th (Fri): step into the grandiose world of Würzburg Residence, contemplate the long history of Schloss Veitshöchheim, then step into the grandiose world of Fortress Marienberg, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Marienkapelle.

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Getting from Munich to Wurzburg by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In July, daily temperatures in Wurzburg can reach 79°F, while at night they dip to 54°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Fri) so you can fly back home.
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Germany travel guide

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Germany is the home of high culture, fine art, classical music, world-class sports, award-winning cuisine--and some of the world's best beers. It's also one of the major economic and political powers of the European continent. One of the founding members of the European Union, Germany is a federation of 16 states. Each boasts its own distinct culture, art, cuisine, regional traditions, and array of things to do. The country is known worldwide for its precision engineering and high-tech products. Equally, though, Germany is admired for its old-world charm and what is locally known as gemutlichkeit (coziness). This is one of the easiest countries in the world to explore, offering an abundance of sightseeing opportunities. German transportation runs with German efficiency. Therefore, getting around the various regions is almost always easy, quick, and pleasant. Visit the cities to explore museums, art galleries, modern restaurants, and trendy shops. Also be sure to venture deeper into the countryside. Here, you can discover ancient castles and bustling little villages. Often in these off-the-beaten-path areas, the main tourist attraction remains the simple hospitality of the friendly locals.