8 days in Germany Itinerary

8 days in Germany Itinerary

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8 days in Germany Itinerary

Start: Florianopolis
Fly:  19​h 45​min
1
Berlin
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
2
Munich
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
3
Rothenburg
— 2 nights
train + Fly:  20​h 30​min
End: Florianopolis

2
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.
Get some cultural insight at Potsdamer Platz and Pergamonmuseum. You'll get in some beach time at Strandbad Muggelsee and Strandbad Tegeler See. There's much more to do: look for all kinds of wild species at Schmetterlingshorst, stroll through Strandbad Wannsee, examine the collection at Topographie des Terrors, and pause for some photo ops at The Holocaust Memorial - Memorial to the Murdered Jews of Europe.

To find where to stay, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Berlin planning app .

Florianopolis, Brazil to Berlin is an approximately 20-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train. You'll lose 4 hours traveling from Florianopolis to Berlin due to the time zone difference. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sun) so you can travel to Munich.

Things to do in Berlin

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Pergamonmuseum ©
Pergamonmuseum
Topography of Terror ©
Topography of Terror
Potsdamer Platz ©
Potsdamer Platz

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Munich

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.
Start off your visit on the 6th (Mon): admire the natural beauty at Nymphenburg Palace, get curious at Deutsches Museum, then examine the collection at Munich Residenz, and finally admire the landmark architecture of St. Peter's Church. On the 7th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: tour the pleasant surroundings at Heidehaus, explore the world behind art at New Pinakothek, then explore the world behind art at Alte Pinakothek, and finally don't miss a visit to Marienplatz.

For traveler tips, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, go to the Munich attractions planner .

Traveling by flight from Berlin to Munich takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In January, plan for daily highs up to 3°C, and evening lows to -3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Tue) early enough to drive to Rothenburg.

Things to do in Munich

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Munich Residenz ©
Munich Residenz
Nymphenburg Palace ©
Nymphenburg Palace
Alte Pinakothek ©
Alte Pinakothek

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Rothenburg

Rothenburg ©
An old imperial city, Rothenburg is the main tourist stop on the scenic Romantic Road of Bavaria.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Wed): ponder the world of politics at Stadt Rothenburg ob der Tauber, examine the collection at Historiengewölbe mit Staatsverlies - Museum zur Stadtgeschichte in Rothenburg o.d.T., examine the collection at German Christmas Museum (Deutsches Weihnachtsmuseum), take an in-depth tour of Reichsstadtmuseum, then don't miss a visit to Klingentor, and finally steep yourself in history at Town Walls.

To find photos, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Rothenburg trip itinerary maker site .

You can drive from Munich to Rothenburg in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. In January, daytime highs in Rothenburg are 3°C, while nighttime lows are -1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Rothenburg

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Altstadt ©
Altstadt
Town Walls ©
Town Walls
Reichsstadtmuseum ©
Reichsstadtmuseum

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