21 days in Germany & France Itinerary

21 days in Germany & France Itinerary

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Berlin, Germany
— 1 night
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Munich, Germany
— 3 nights
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Cannes, France
— 3 nights
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Hyeres, France
— 3 nights
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Carcassonne, France
— 2 nights
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Bayeux, France
— 3 nights
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Paris, France
— 4 nights

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Berlin, Germany

Berlin ©

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 7th (Mon), make a trip to East Side Gallery, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kaiser Wilhelm Memorial Church, and then ponder the world of politics at Reichstag Building. Keep things going the next day: appreciate the history behind Brandenburg Gate, then examine the collection at Topography of Terror, then contemplate the long history of Mauermuseum - Museum Haus am Checkpoint Charlie, and finally admire the masterpieces at Pergamonmuseum.

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New York City, USA to Berlin is an approximately 11.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Central European Standard Time (CET), which is usually a 6 hour difference. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Tue) early enough to travel to Munich.

Things to do in Berlin

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Art Museum
Pergamonmuseum
4.4
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Specialty Museum
Topography of Terror
4.5

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Munich, Germany

Munich ©

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.
Munich Residenz and Stuck Villa (Jugendstil Museum) will appeal to museum buffs. Get a sense of the local culture at Dachau Concentration Camp Memorial Site and St. Peter's Church. There's much more to do: contemplate the long history of Nymphenburg Palace, take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Michael's Church, take in panoramic vistas at Frauenkirche, and take in the exciting artwork at Schack-Galerie.

For ratings, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Munich trip planning site.

Getting from Berlin to Munich by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or drive. In June, daytime highs in Munich are 72°F, while nighttime lows are 52°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Cannes.

Things to do in Munich

Side Trip

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Specialty Museum
BMW Welt
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Historic Site
Nymphenburg Palace
4.5

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Cannes, France

Cannes ©

Festival City

Although its luxury shops, nightlife, casinos, and high-end restaurants give Cannes a feeling of exclusivity, this classic French Riviera city has alternatives to suit every budget.
Do your shopping at La Croisette and Les Petites Porcelaines. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Saint-Paul de Vence and Le Suquet. Change things up with these side-trips from Cannes: Nice (Palais Lascaris & Vieille Ville). There's more to do: step off the mainland to explore Lérins Islands and wander the streets of Rue d'Antibes.

To find maps, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Cannes planner.

You can fly from Munich to Cannes in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and car. In June, Cannes is somewhat warmer than Munich - with highs of 78°F and lows of 61°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Hyeres.

Things to do in Cannes

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Shopping · Nature

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Lérins Islands
4.6
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Le Suquet
4.6

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Hyeres, France

Hyères, Provençal Occitan: Ieras in classical norm, or Iero in Mistralian norm) is a commune in the Var department in the Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur region in southeastern France.The old town lies 4km from the sea clustered around the Castle of Saint Bernard, which is set on a hill. Visiting Plage de l'Estagnol and La Route du Sel will get you outdoors. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Scuba & Snorkeling and Sentier du littoral - Le Lavandou - Plage de la Fossette. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Hyeres: Le Lavandou (Plage d'Aiguebelle, Plage de Jean Blanc, &more) and Bormes-Les-Mimosas (Plage de Cabasson & Plage de la Faviere). Next up on the itinerary: explore the striking landscape at Sentier Jean Francois Jube, stroll through Plage des Oursinieres, and enjoy the sand and surf at Grande Plage du Lavandou.

To see ratings, maps, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Hyeres day trip planning tool.

You can drive from Cannes to Hyeres in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a train. In June, plan for daily highs up to 79°F, and evening lows to 60°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Thu) so you can drive to Carcassonne.

Things to do in Hyeres

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Wildlife

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Scuba / Snorkeling
Scuba & Snorkeling
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Wildlife Area
La Route du Sel
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Carcassonne, France

Carcassonne ©

Medieval Heart of France

Best known as a fortified town, Carcassonne is a walled city that provided the inspiration for the castle in Disney's "Sleeping Beauty" and the location for many scenes in Kevin Costner's movie "Robin Hood." For a daily dose of excitement, medieval jousting tournaments are held twice per day between the two walls--while this may sound like a typical touristy show, it's actually an entertaining display of combative competition and horsemanship.
On the 18th (Fri), step into the grandiose world of Chateau Comtal, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Eglise Saint-Nazaire, then steep yourself in history at Cathar Castles, then visit Cité de Carcassonne, and finally do a tasting at Domaine Rose et Paul. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: do a tasting at Winemaker Workshops, learn about winemaking at O'Vineyards, then learn about winemaking at Chateau St Jacques d’Albas, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Eglise Heptagonale Sainte Marie.

For where to stay, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, read our Carcassonne trip planner.

You can drive from Hyeres to Carcassonne in 4 hours. Other options are to take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. In June in Carcassonne, expect temperatures between 79°F during the day and 59°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Bayeux.

Things to do in Carcassonne

Historic Sites · Wineries · Neighborhoods
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Must see
Chateau Comtal
4.4
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Must see
Cathar Castles
4.8

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Bayeux, France

Bayeux ©
Most travelers take a trip to Bayeux to see the famed tapestry depicting the legendary Norman Conquest from the 11th century.
Normandy American Cemetery and Musee du Debarquement Utah Beach will appeal to history buffs. Get some cultural insight at Cathedrale Notre-Dame and Omaha Beach. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Bayeux: Eglise Saint-Come-et-Saint-Damien d'Angoville-au-Plain (in Angoville-Au-Plain) and Airborne Museum (in Sainte-Mere-Eglise). The adventure continues: stroll the grounds of Bayeux War Cemetery, brush up on your military savvy at Batterie Allemande de Longues-Sure-Mer, don't miss a visit to Cimetiere Militaire Allemand de La Cambe, and contemplate the long history of Pointe du Hoc.

For maps, ratings, and tourist information, read Bayeux travel itinerary planner.

Getting from Carcassonne to Bayeux by flight takes about 6.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Carcassonne in June; daily highs in Bayeux reach 69°F and lows reach 51°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Tue) early enough to drive to Paris.

Things to do in Bayeux

Historic Sites · Museums · Beaches · Outdoors

Side Trips

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Paris, France

Paris ©

City of Light

A beautiful and romantic city fit for any itinerary, Paris brims with historic associations and remains vastly influential in the realms of culture, art, fashion, food and design.
You'll explore and learn at Louvre Museum and Centre National d'Art et de Culture George Pompidou. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Eiffel Tower and Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre. There's lots more to do: admire the masterpieces at Musee d'Orsay, see the interesting displays at Musee Rodin, wander the streets of Le Marais, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Île de la Cité.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Paris trip planner.

Drive from Bayeux to Paris in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. In June, daily temperatures in Paris can reach 74°F, while at night they dip to 55°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Paris

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Musee d'Orsay
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Louvre Museum
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Eiffel Tower
4.5

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