19 days in Bavaria Itinerary

19 days in Bavaria Itinerary

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19 days in Bavaria Itinerary

Start: Amsterdam
Fly:  4​h
1
Nuremberg
— 4 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Rothenburg
— 5 nights
Drive:  3​h
3
Garmisch-Partenkirchen
— 3 nights
4
Schoenau am Koenigssee
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 45​min
5
Munich
— 5 nights
Fly:  4​h 45​min
End: Amsterdam

4
nights
Nuremberg

Nuremberg ©
Nuremberg's historic town center stands in the shadow of a towering imperial castle that dominates its northwestern corner.
Nuremberg is known for historic sites, museums, shopping, zoos & aquariums, and fun & games. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: step into the grandiose world of Kaiserburg Nurnberg, explore the world behind art at Germanisches Nationalmuseum, see the interesting displays at Dokumentationszentrum Reichsparteitagsgelände, and steep yourself in history at Nuremberg Palace of Justice.

For more things to do, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, read Nuremberg trip itinerary builder .

Amsterdam, Holland to Nuremberg is an approximately 4-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 28°C in August, and nighttime lows around 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Fri) early enough to drive to Rothenburg.

Things to do in Nuremberg

Museums Historic Sites Parks
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Kaiserburg Nurnberg ©
Kaiserburg Nurnberg
Germanisches Nationalmuseum ©
Germanisches Nationalmuseum

5
nights
Rothenburg

Rothenburg ©
An old imperial city, Rothenburg is the main tourist stop on the scenic Romantic Road of Bavaria.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Rothenburg: Wurzburg (Schloss Veitshöchheim, Furstengarten Marienberg, & more). And it doesn't end there: wander the streets of Vieille Ville, make a trip to Das Plonlein, take an in-depth tour of Reichsstadtmuseum, and hunt for treasures at Kathe Wohlfahrt's Christmas Shop.

To see reviews, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, read Rothenburg travel planner.

You can drive from Nuremberg to Rothenburg in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. August in Rothenburg sees daily highs of 27°C and lows of 15°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Garmisch-Partenkirchen.

Things to do in Rothenburg

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trip

Wurzburg
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Würzburg Residence ©
Würzburg Residence
Vieille Ville ©
Vieille Ville
Town Walls ©
Town Walls

3
nights
Garmisch-Partenkirchen

Garmisch-Partenkirchen ©
Nestled within the Bavarian Alps, Garmisch-Partenkirchen offers a classic mountain feel along with world-class winter sports.
Venture out of the city with trips to Der Kurpark in Schwangau (in Schwangau), Hohenschwangau (Schloss Neuschwanstein & Schloss Hohenschwangau) and Altstadt von Fuessen (in Fussen). And it doesn't end there: step into the grandiose world of Schloss Linderhof, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Wies Church, look for all kinds of wild species at Partnachklamm, and get outside with Alpine Coaster Oberammergau.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Garmisch-Partenkirchen trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Drive from Rothenburg to Garmisch-Partenkirchen in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and flight. September in Garmisch-Partenkirchen sees daily highs of 23°C and lows of 10°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sat) so you can drive to Schoenau am Koenigssee.

Things to do in Garmisch-Partenkirchen

Historic Sites Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Hohenschwangau, Alpine Coaster Oberammergau, Wies Church, Altstadt von Fuessen, Der Kurpark in Schwangau
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Schloss Neuschwanstein ©
Schloss Neuschwanstein
Schloss Linderhof ©
Schloss Linderhof
Schloss Hohenschwangau ©
Schloss Hohenschwangau

1
night
Schoenau am Koenigssee

Schoenau am Koenigssee ©
On the 8th (Sun), explore the activities along Konigssee, get great views at The Eagle's Nest, and then don't miss a visit to Berchtesgaden Salt Mines.

For reviews, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, read our Schoenau am Koenigssee itinerary planner .

Traveling by car from Garmisch-Partenkirchen to Schoenau am Koenigssee takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In September, plan for daily highs up to 22°C, and evening lows to 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Munich.

Things to do in Schoenau am Koenigssee

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Berchtesgaden
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Konigssee ©
Konigssee
The Eagle's Nest ©
The Eagle's Nest
Berchtesgaden Salt Mines ©
Berchtesgaden Salt Mines

5
nights
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.
Munich is known for museums, nature, nightlife, parks, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the natural beauty at Nymphenburg Palace, contemplate the waterfront views at English Garden, don't miss a visit to Marienplatz, and engage your brain at Deutsches Museum.

To find traveler tips, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Munich trip builder .

You can drive from Schoenau am Koenigssee to Munich in 2 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. In September, plan for daily highs up to 22°C, and evening lows to 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Munich

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

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