10-Day Germany road trip from Düsseldorf to Brunswick, Berlin, Hamburg, and Muenster

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10 days & 9 nights
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Jan. - Dec.
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Have the adventure of a lifetime with this 10-day road trip through Germany.

This incredible self-drive vacation package will take you through the best destinations in Germany. With this perfectly planned travel package, you will stay 3 nights in Dusseldorf, 1 night in Brunswick, 3 nights in Berlin, 1 night in Hamburg, and 1 night in Münster, experiencing the ultimate road trip in Germany. Your road trip will enable you to discover the country's most popular attractions and restaurants in Dusseldorf, Brunswick, Berlin, Hamburg, and Münster. We'll help you experience the best 10 days in Germany you can imagine so you can leave happy and inspired.

Upon arriving in Düsseldorf, you'll collect the rental vehicle of your choice. From there, you'll be off to discover some of the most popular attractions in Germany, including the stunning Brandenburg Gate and Alexanderplatz.

You'll have an extensive selection of accommodations to choose from throughout your road trip. We have handpicked the best hotels and places to stay across the country, catering to all budgets. Whether you're in the mood for luxurious five-star hotels or cozy, budget-friendly accommodations, we've got you covered.

Your road trip will bring you close to the best attractions and most incredible sights in Germany. From the magnificent Checkpoint Charlie to the breathtaking Potsdamer Platz and Berlin Zoological Garden, your journey will take you on a thrilling adventure through some of the most iconic travel destinations in the country. Your discovery doesn't end there. Make sure to marvel at the remarkable Miniatur Wunderland and learn more about the unique Elbe Philharmonic Hall to truly immerse yourself in the local culture. As you hit the open road and drive through Dusseldorf, Brunswick, Berlin, Hamburg, and Münster, you'll also have plenty of opportunities to uncover hidden gems and experience the authentic charm of Germany. Whether you're exploring enchanting small towns, discovering scenic routes, or indulging in local cuisine, there's always something new and exciting to experience in Germany.

Add tours and tickets to each day of your trip to make the most of your time in Germany. You'll have the opportunity to choose from the best tours and activities that your travel destinations have to offer, meaning you'll never have a boring moment on your road trip through Germany.

Your travel plan itinerary also gives you multiple opportunities to look for souvenirs to memorialize your road trip in Germany.

You'll return home having experienced the very best of everything Germany has to offer. Each twist and turn of the journey adds a unique charm to your travel tales.

You can customize each day of your road trip vacation itinerary with flexible trip planning before and after booking. Enjoy the benefits of exploring all these great attractions at your own speed.

Your travel plan includes everything you need to experience the best of Germany. You'll be booked at the best hotels for 9 nights, with plenty of top-rated breakfast and restaurant options nearby. We'll provide you with the best car rental for 9 days during your self-drive road trip, including CDW insurance.

You'll have access to 24/7 travel support, a personal travel agent, and a step-by-step guide via our flexible mobile app. You can choose and add your flight preferences as needed. Make your vacation in Germany extra special by adding tours and tickets to each day of your itinerary.

The best services in Germany fill up quickly, so book your spot early. Select a date and start planning your self-drive road trip in Germany today!

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Hotel, 9 nights
Rental car, 10 days
CDW Insurance
Step-by-step guide
Personal travel agent
24/7 travel support

Destinations

Photo of aerial view of the city ,Rheinturm and Media Harbour district in Dusseldorf city in Germany.Dusseldorf / 3 nights
Beautiful view of Hamburg city center with town hall and Alster river, Germany.Hamburg / 1 night
Essen - city in GermanyEssen
Berlin cityscape with Berlin cathedral and Television tower, Germany.Berlin / 3 nights
Gelsenkirchen - city in GermanyGelsenkirchen
Duisburg - city in GermanyDuisburg
Potsdam - city in GermanyPotsdam
Brunswick - city in GermanyBrunswick / 1 night
Münster - city in GermanyMünster / 1 night

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Attractions

Photo of aerial view of Berlin skyline with famous TV tower at Alexanderplatz  at sunset, Germany.Alexanderplatz
Photo of the Brandenburg Gate in Berlin on a sunny day, Germany.Brandenburg Gate
Checkpoint CharlieCheckpoint Charlie
Photo of Miniatur Wunderland (Miniature Wonderland), Hamburg, Germany.Miniatur Wunderland
Photo of iconic Elbphilharmonie concert hall landmark in Hamburg, Germany.Elbe Philharmonic Hall
Photo of Stone elephants and the arch on the entrance to the Berlin Zoological Garden, Germany, the biggest zoo in the world by amount of species.Berlin Zoological Garden
Photo of panoramic view at the Potsdamer Platz, Berlin, Germany.Potsdamer Platz
Photo of Graffiti at the East Side Gallery in Berlin, Germany, the East Side Gallery is the longest preserved stretch of the Berlin wall.East Side Gallery
Photo of Holocaust Memorial Berlin Germany Memorial to the Murdered Jews of Europe, Germany.Memorial to the Murdered Jews of Europe
Photo of Berlin Wall Memorial in Germany.Berlin Wall Memorial
Berliner dom at day, Berlin, GermanyBerlin Cathedral
Photo of beautiful view of Chinese House in Sanssouci Park, Potsdam, Germany.Sanssouci Park
Photo of Old Elbe tunnel in Hamburg, Germany, which connect St Pauli with the docks and shipyards of the Hamburg harbor.Elbe Tunnel
Facade of the Pergammonmuseum in Berlin. The Pergammon Museum holds a world exhibition of Greek, Roman, Babilonian and Oriental art.Pergamon Museum
photo of view of Landschaftspark Duisburg Nord Industrial Culture Park Germany .Landschaftspark Duisburg-Nord
Treptower ParkTreptower Park
Großer TiergartenGroßer Tiergarten
photo of Sanssouci Palace, the former summer palace of Frederick the Great, King of Prussia, in Potsdam, near Berlin, Potsdam, Germany.Sanssouci
Charlottenburg PalaceCharlottenburg Palace
Planten un BlomenPlanten un Blomen
Victory ColumnSiegessäule
UNESCO-Welterbe Zollverein, Stoppenberg, Stadtbezirk VI, Essen, North Rhine-Westphalia, GermanyUNESCO-Welterbe Zollverein
Duisburg ZooDuisburg Zoo
St. Pauli Piers
photo of people in park blurry in crowded Park (Mauerpark) on a sunny summer Sunday in Berlin, Germany.Mauerpark
photo of view of The Brandenburg Gate in Berlin at sunrise, GermanyBrandenburg Gate
Aquazoo Löbbecke Museum Dusseldorf, Stockum, Stadtbezirk 5, Dusseldorf, North Rhine-Westphalia, GermanyAquazoo Löbbecke Museum Dusseldorf
SEA LIFE Oberhausen, Alt-Oberhausen, Oberhausen, North Rhine-Westphalia, GermanySEA LIFE Oberhausen
Schloss BenrathSchloss Benrath
photo of gasometer oberhausen germany .Gasometer
New Palace (Neues Palais) in Sanssouci park in spring, Potsdam, GermanyNeues Palais in Potsdam
Tiger & Turtle, Wanheim-Angerhausen, Duisburg-Süd, Duisburg, North Rhine-Westphalia, GermanyTiger & Turtle
Nord Park, Stockum, Stadtbezirk 5, Dusseldorf, North Rhine-Westphalia, GermanyNord Park
photo of view of Hofgarten, Düsseldorf, Germany.Hofgarten
Nordstern Park, Heßler, Gelsenkirchen-Mitte, Gelsenkirchen, North Rhine-Westphalia, GermanyNordstern Park
Burgplatz, Altstadt, Stadtbezirk 1, Dusseldorf, North Rhine-Westphalia, GermanyBurgplatz
Japanese Garden, Stockum, Stadtbezirk 5, Dusseldorf, North Rhine-Westphalia, GermanyJapanese Garden
Rheinuferpromenade Düsseldorf, Carlstadt, Stadtbezirk 1, Dusseldorf, North Rhine-Westphalia, GermanyRheinuferpromenade Düsseldorf

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Day 1

Day 1 – Düsseldorf - arrival day

  • Dusseldorf - Arrival day
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  • Hofgarten
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Your road trip adventure in Germany begins as soon as you reach the incredible city of Düsseldorf. You’ll stay in Düsseldorf for 3 nights, experiencing all the best things to do and see in the city.

Düsseldorf has many popular destinations you can explore. You could visit attractions like the incredible Hofgarten. This attraction is an english garden and has an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 6,417 visitors.

When you're done sightseeing for the day, you'll check in at one of the best hotels or places to stay in the city. Your stay promises to be a delightful continuation of your exploration, providing comfort and tranquility to recharge for the adventures that lie ahead.

When you’re ready for dinner, we recommend you try one of the best restaurants in the city of Düsseldorf, Uerige. The restaurant is rated an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 10,926 customers.

Another of the best restaurants in the city of Düsseldorf is Takumi. This restaurant is rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 5,216 customers.

Locals recommend BLOCK HOUSE Düsseldorf as one of the best restaurants in the city of Düsseldorf. This restaurant has an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 2,673 customers.

Düsseldorf also has several great bars that will fit all travel budgets. One of the best bars in the city of Düsseldorf is Palito Restaurant Düsseldorf. This bar has an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 2,493 customers.

Another of the best bars in the city of Düsseldorf is Im Goldenen Kessel. This bar is rated an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 2,336 customers.

Locals also enjoy o’reilly’s Irish Pub & Restaurant. This bar has an average rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 2,111 customers.

Enjoy toasting the start of your 10-day vacation in Germany!

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Day 2

Day 2 – Düsseldorf

  • Dusseldorf
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Drive 39 km, 1 hour 13 min

  • Aquazoo Löbbecke Museum Dusseldorf
  • Nord Park
  • Japanese Garden
  • Rheinuferpromenade Düsseldorf
  • Schloss Benrath
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Day 2 of your road trip will take you to the best attractions Düsseldorf has to offer. Cherish the 2 nights you have left in Düsseldorf by discovering the best things there are to see and do in the city.

There are plenty of attractions, markets, and restaurants for you to experience today in the city of Düsseldorf. Your accommodation will be conveniently located close to several of the best attractions you won't want to miss.

You'll be able to visit more of the best travel destinations in the city of Düsseldorf, like the extraordinary Aquazoo Löbbecke Museum Dusseldorf. This attraction is an aquarium and has an average rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 12,180 visitors.

Another of the best travel destinations in Düsseldorf is the spectacular Nord Park. This attraction is a park and is rated an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 5,892 visitors.

You could then travel to the amazing Japanese Garden. This park has an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 5,001 visitors.

Rheinuferpromenade Düsseldorf is another stop you might want to add to your itinerary. This best-rated sightseeing destination is a popular destination among visitors in Düsseldorf. Rated at an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 4,759 visitors, it’s one many travelers find worthy a visit.

If you’re interested in seeing something outstanding today, then consider Schloss Benrath. Schloss Benrath is a park and popular attraction in Düsseldorf. More than 10,559 visitors have rated this place an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Your discovery of Düsseldorf does not have to stop there. Check out the fantastic selection of tours and tickets offered in Düsseldorf on this day of your trip.

After a long day of exploring some of the most popular attractions in Germany, be sure to eat at HeimWerk Altstadt, which is considered one of the best restaurants in the city of Düsseldorf. This restaurant is a local favorite and has an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 2,167 customers.

Alternatively, another of the top restaurants in the city of Düsseldorf is the popular El Lazo. This restaurant is rated an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 2,155 customers.

Another great restaurant we recommend in the city of Düsseldorf is Konditorei Heinemann. This restaurant has an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 2,103 customers.

When you’ve finished your meal, The Irish Pub Bei Fatty - Fatty's is one of the best bars in the city of Düsseldorf for an after-dinner drink. This bar has an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 1,604 customers.

Sausalitos Dusseldorf is another of the most popular bars in the city of Düsseldorf. This bar is rated an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 1,447 customers.

Alternatively, a great bar that locals enjoy in the city of Düsseldorf is Muggel. Muggel has an average rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 1,244 customers.

Stopping at one of these popular bars is the perfect way to celebrate another incredible day in the magical city of Düsseldorf!

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Day 3

Day 3 – Sterkrade, Gelsenkirchen, and Brunswick

  • Gelsenkirchen
  • Brunswick
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Drive 362 km, 4 hours 47 min

  • Gasometer
  • SEA LIFE Oberhausen
  • Nordstern Park
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Day 3 of your road trip through Germany gives you the opportunity to experience two places in one day. You'll start your day with some exploring in the city of Sterkrade and end it at a top-rated hotel in the city of Brunswick. You will stay in Brunswick for 1 night. Have a hearty breakfast and get excited for a wonderful day ahead!

One of the best places to visit today in Sterkrade is the amazing Gasometer Oberhausen. This attraction is a gas holder that is rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 13,121 visitors.

You can make the most of your new day in Sterkrade by joining activities and tours that let you discover what else the city has in store for you. There are many top-rated experiences you can include in your travel plan to add flavor to your road trip in Germany. Browse all of your options and reserve your slot before it's too late.

At the end of the day, you will drive to the city of Brunswick, where you will access the best hotels and places to stay.

After a long day of driving and exploring, we recommend you try Opatija Grill, one of the best restaurants in the city of Brunswick. This restaurant has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 1,573 customers.

Locals also recommend Steak House El Gaucho Inh. Eduard Varga as one of the best restaurants in the city of Brunswick. Steak House El Gaucho Inh. Eduard Varga is rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 1,447 customers.

Another of the best restaurants in the city of Brunswick is Hanayuki Sushi Restaurant. This restaurant has been rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 722 customers.

After dinner, visit Liebeskuh, which is considered one of the best bars in the city of Brunswick. This bar is rated an average of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 2,332 customers.

You can also enjoy drinks at a popular bar like Soldekk. This bar has an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 1,308 customers.

Alternatively, Café Zeit is one of the best bars that locals recommend in the city of Brunswick. This bar is rated an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 1,207 customers.

Raise your glass in celebration of your incredible road trip adventure through Germany!

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Day 4

Day 4 – Potsdam and Berlin

  • Potsdam
  • Berlin
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Drive 238 km, 3 hours 42 min

  • Neues Palais in Potsdam
  • Sanssouci Park
  • Sanssouci
  • Brandenburg Gate
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Rise and shine on day 4 of your road trip in Germany. Today, you'll wake up in Brunswick and embark on a scenic drive to Berlin, where you'll stay at one of the best hotels for 3 nights. Seize the opportunity to explore spectacular attractions in Brunswick before you reach your end destination for the day.

It’s hard not to feel excited about visiting attractions in a destination as lovely as Brunswick. When you’re eager to explore the city and nearby areas, we recommend visiting some local favorites, such as the wonderful Neues Palais in Potsdam. This attraction is a palace that has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars from 9,067 visitors.

You could also stop at the incredible Sanssouci Park. This attraction, a beloved park, has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars from 32,849 visitors.

If you have time, another site you could explore in Brunswick is the stunning Sanssouci. This palace and travel destination has an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 24,925 visitors.

Next, you could make your way to the best-rated triumphal arch in Brunswick. The popular Brandenburg Gate is a great place to visit on this day of your road trip adventure. Rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 14,759 visitors, it’s one of the most popular places to see in the city.

We recommend you end the day with a dinner at a popular restaurant near your accommodation, like Restaurant Maximilians Berlin. This restaurant offers various delicious and comforting meals and has an average rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars from 6,853 customers.

Locals also recommend A Mano, another of the best restaurants in Berlin. A Mano is rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 3,451 customers.

If you feel like having something else, check out the menu at Dreh-Restaurant Sphere im Berliner Fernsehturm. This restaurant has been rated an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 4,375 customers and is a great place to enjoy a lovely meal.

After dinner, visit BrewDog Berlin Mitte to enjoy a couple of drinks and relax. This bar is one of the best in Berlin, with an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 3,557 customers.

You can also enjoy drinks at a popular bar like Zur Gerichtslaube. This bar is a great spot to meet new friends and celebrate your vacation. Zur Gerichtslaube has an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 2,868 customers.

Berlin Icebar is another bar locals often recommend. This bar offers a great variety of snacks and drinks and is rated an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 2,292 customers.

End your day by raising your glass in celebration of your incredible road trip adventure in Germany, and look forward to more great days to come!

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Day 5

Day 5 – Berlin

  • Berlin
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Drive 18 km, 1 hour 13 min

  • Treptower Park
  • East Side Gallery
  • Alexanderplatz
  • Berlin Cathedral
  • Pergamon Museum
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On day 5 of your road trip across Germany, you’ll have the perfect day exploring the wonderful city of Berlin. You’ll stay in Berlin for 2 nights, meaning you have plenty of time to discover the best things to see and do in the area.

We recommend you stay at the IntercityHotel Berlin Hauptbahnhof, one of the best 4-star hotels in the city of Berlin. This hotel has an average rating of 4 out of 5 stars by 14,929 guests.

The best luxury hotel option in the city of Berlin is the 5-star Steigenberger Hotel Am Kanzleramt. The hotel is rated an average of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 7,531 guests.

One of the best hotels we recommend in the city of Berlin is the 3-star Hotel AMANO East Side. This 3-star hotel has an average rating of 4.2 out of 5 stars by 6,751 guests.

Our flexible booking system will automatically provide you with the best alternatives if these hotels are not available.

You'll have easy access to popular travel destinations in the city of Berlin, like the outstanding Treptower Park. This attraction has an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 21,916 visitors.

East Side Gallery is another popular attraction you could visit in the city of Berlin. This incredible attraction is an art museum and has been rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 53,795 visitors.

One of the best attractions you could visit in the city of Berlin is the extraordinary Alexanderplatz. This square is rated an average of 4.3 out of 5 stars in 212,589 reviews.

As the day moves along, one attraction you’ll probably want to visit is the incredible Berlin Cathedral. Around 36,300 visitors have given this lutheran cathedral an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars.

Today you'll also have the opportunity to spend some time at the fantastic Pergamon Museum. Pergamon Museum is a popular art museum, rated an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 29,287 travelers. Around 1,298,000 people visit this art museum each year.

Come to Berlin prepared by adding some tours and tickets to your vacation package. Book a popular and budget-friendly activity you can do on this day in Berlin.

After a day of exploring, try one of the best restaurants in the city of Berlin.

We recommend you eat at a delicious restaurant that locals enjoy, like YOSOY TAPAS BERLIN, after your day of exploring the city of Berlin. This excellent restaurant has an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 3,116 customers.

Delhi 6 Restaurant - Berlin is another of the best restaurants in the city of Berlin. This restaurant is rated an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 2,923 customers.

Another of the best restaurants in the city of Berlin is Restaurant Trattoria Portofino. The restaurant has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 2,371 customers.

Locals recommend KASCHK by BRLO, one of the best bars in the city of Berlin, for a refreshing evening drink to finish your day. This bar is rated an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 1,635 customers.

Alternatively, you could choose another of the most popular bars in the city of Berlin, Alt-Berliner Gasthaus Julchen Hoppe. This bar has an average rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 1,661 customers.

Gaffel Haus Berlin - Kölsches Konsulat is also one of the best bars in the city of Berlin. This bar is rated an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 1,365 customers.

It's a perfect place to relax and enjoy another amazing evening in Germany.

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Day 6

Day 6 – Berlin

  • Berlin
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Drive 28 km, 1 hour 38 min

  • Mauerpark
  • Checkpoint Charlie
  • Potsdamer Platz
  • Berlin Zoological Garden
  • Charlottenburg Palace
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Day 6 of your road trip will take you to the best attractions Berlin has to offer. Cherish the 1 night you have left in Berlin by discovering the best things there are to see and do in the city.

There are plenty of attractions, markets, and restaurants for you to experience today in the city of Berlin. Your accommodation will be conveniently located close to several of the best attractions you won't want to miss.

You'll be able to visit more of the best travel destinations in the city of Berlin, like the extraordinary Mauerpark. This attraction is a park and has an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 20,071 visitors.

Another of the best travel destinations in Berlin is the spectacular Checkpoint Charlie. This attraction is a top-tier point of interest and is rated an average of 4.1 out of 5 stars by 82,690 visitors.

You could then travel to the amazing Potsdamer Platz. This square has an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 60,213 visitors.

Berlin Zoological Garden is another stop you might want to add to your itinerary. This zoo is a popular destination among visitors in Berlin. Rated at an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 63,157 visitors, it’s one many travelers find worthy a visit.

If you’re interested in seeing something outstanding today, then consider Charlottenburg Palace. Charlottenburg Palace is a château and popular attraction in Berlin. More than 25,697 visitors have rated this place an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Your discovery of Berlin does not have to stop there. Check out the fantastic selection of tours and tickets offered in Berlin on this day of your trip.

After a long day of exploring some of the most popular attractions in Germany, be sure to eat at Nante-Eck | Restaurant Berlin Mitte, which is considered one of the best restaurants in the city of Berlin. This restaurant is a local favorite and has an average rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 3,263 customers.

Alternatively, another of the top restaurants in the city of Berlin is the popular Alt-Berliner Wirtshaus. This restaurant is rated an average of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 3,238 customers.

Another great restaurant we recommend in the city of Berlin is SOY. This restaurant has an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 2,248 customers.

When you’ve finished your meal, Mikkeller Berlin is one of the best bars in the city of Berlin for an after-dinner drink. This bar has an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 1,202 customers.

LIMONADIER Cocktailbar is another of the most popular bars in the city of Berlin. This bar is rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 902 customers.

Alternatively, a great bar that locals enjoy in the city of Berlin is Hauptstadtrestaurant Gendarmerie. Hauptstadtrestaurant Gendarmerie has an average rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 1,228 customers.

Stopping at one of these popular bars is the perfect way to celebrate another incredible day in the magical city of Berlin!

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Day 7

Day 7 – Berlin and Hamburg

  • Berlin
  • Hamburg
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Drive 289 km, 3 hours 49 min

  • Brandenburg Gate
  • Memorial to the Murdered Jews of Europe
  • Siegessäule
  • Großer Tiergarten
  • Berlin Wall Memorial
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As you rise to greet the dawn on day 7 of your epic road trip in Germany, you'll awaken to the bustling city of Berlin. Today, you'll hit the road once again, setting off on a journey towards the stunning city of Hamburg. You’ll stay in Hamburg for 1 night. But before you begin your drive, we recommend taking the time to explore some of Berlin’s must-see attractions and local hotspots.

If you’re curious to see more of Berlin, start your day with a visit to the amazing Brandenburg Gate. This much-appreciated triumphal arch and attraction is rated 4.7 out of 5 stars by 161,792 visitors.

You could also stop at another of the best local travel destinations in the area, the fascinating Memorial to the Murdered Jews of Europe. This holocaust memorial and spectacular attraction has an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars from 45,332 visitors.

We also recommend you spend some time at the popular Siegessäule to make the most of your road trip across Germany. The spectacular Siegessäule is a victory column that has been rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 26,275 visitors.

The lovely Großer Tiergarten is yet another attraction you could pay a visit. Around 23,328 visitors have left this park average ratings of 4.6 out of 5 stars.

If you feel like visiting another type of sight or don’t want to jump into the car quite yet, spend some time at the spectacular Berlin Wall Memorial. This attraction is a museum rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars in 40,977 reviews.

After soaking up all the sights and sounds that Berlin has to offer, you'll be ready to hit the open road and continue your unforgettable road trip towards the city of Hamburg. Hamburg offers plenty of options for top-rated hotels and other places to stay that fit all travel budgets.

After you’ve settled into your accommodation, we recommend a dinner at the popular estancia steaks. This popular restaurant is one of the locals’ most recommended restaurants in the city, with ratings of 4.7 out of 5 stars in 1,416 reviews.

The remarkable Hanoi Deli Rathaus is another top restaurant in Hamburg we recommend. This restaurant offers an unforgettable dining experience and is rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 1,380 customers.

If you would rather go somewhere else, the famous Heimathafen is also an excellent choice. This well-loved restaurant is rated an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 3,912 customers.

After your meal, we recommend you drink at one of the best bars in Hamburg, the fantastic Le Lion • Bar de Paris. This bar has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 1,224 customers.

To end your night the best way possible, we recommend going to the wonderful Das Feuerschiff LV 13. This bar offers a great variety of drinks and has been rated an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 2,935 customers.

Another bar with a great atmosphere is NAGEL Restaurant und Kneipe. This bar is rated an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 2,360 customers, so don’t forget to check this one out as well!

Celebrate another amazing vacation day filled with adventure in Germany!

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Day 8

Day 8 – Hamburg and Muenster

  • Hamburg
  • Münster
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Drive 290 km, 3 hours 57 min

  • Planten un Blomen
  • Elbe Tunnel
  • St. Pauli Piers
  • Elbe Philharmonic Hall
  • Miniatur Wunderland
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Day 8 of your road trip through Germany gives you the opportunity to experience two places in one day. You'll start your day with some exploring in the city of Hamburg and end it at a top-rated hotel in the city of Muenster. You will stay in Muenster for 1 night. Have a hearty breakfast and get excited for a wonderful day ahead!

One of the best places to visit today in Hamburg is the amazing Planten un Blomen. This attraction is a park that is rated an average of 4.8 out of 5 stars by 21,983 visitors.

You could also stop at the incredible road tunnel, Elbe Tunnel. With an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 34,570 visitors, this attraction is one of the top sights in the area.

Another unforgettable travel destination in the Hamburg is the outstanding St. Pauli Piers. This popular best-rated sightseeing destination and travel destination has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 18,128 visitors.

The spectacular Elbe Philharmonic Hall is another popular attraction you can visit today. This fascinating concert hall and attraction has an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars from 77,649 visitors.

If you’re keen to explore even more, then consider a visit to the fantastic Miniatur Wunderland. This attraction is a popular museum that has an average rating of 4.8 out of 5 stars from 87,297 visitors.

You can make the most of your new day in Hamburg by joining activities and tours that let you discover what else the city has in store for you. There are many top-rated experiences you can include in your travel plan to add flavor to your road trip in Germany. Browse all of your options and reserve your slot before it's too late.

At the end of the day, you will drive to the city of Muenster, where you will access the best hotels and places to stay.

After a long day of driving and exploring, we recommend you try Namaste | Indisches Restaurant, one of the best restaurants in the city of Muenster. This restaurant has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 662 customers.

Locals also recommend HANS IM GLÜCK - MÜNSTER Altstadt as one of the best restaurants in the city of Muenster. HANS IM GLÜCK - MÜNSTER Altstadt is rated an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 3,397 customers.

Another of the best restaurants in the city of Muenster is Altes Gasthaus Leve. This restaurant has been rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 2,404 customers.

After dinner, visit Gasthaus & Gaststätte Stuhlmacher, which is considered one of the best bars in the city of Muenster. This bar is rated an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 1,560 customers.

You can also enjoy drinks at a popular bar like Cavete Muenster. This bar has an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 1,284 customers.

Alternatively, LuMina | Café • Bar • Restaurant is one of the best bars that locals recommend in the city of Muenster. This bar is rated an average of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 879 customers.

Raise your glass in celebration of your incredible road trip adventure through Germany!

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Day 9

Day 9 – Duisburg and Düsseldorf

  • Essen
  • Duisburg
  • Dusseldorf
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Drive 150 km, 2 hours 41 min

  • UNESCO-Welterbe Zollverein
  • Landschaftspark Duisburg-Nord
  • Duisburg Zoo
  • Tiger & Turtle
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Rise and shine on day 9 of your road trip in Germany. Today, you'll wake up in Münster and embark on a scenic drive to Düsseldorf, where you'll stay at one of the best hotels for 1 night. Seize the opportunity to explore spectacular attractions in Münster and Essen before you reach your end destination for the day.

It’s hard not to feel excited about visiting attractions in a destination as lovely as Münster. When you’re eager to explore the city and nearby areas, we recommend visiting some local favorites, such as the wonderful Landschaftspark Duisburg-Nord. This attraction is a park that has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars from 26,756 visitors.

You could also stop at the incredible Duisburg Zoo. This attraction, a beloved zoo, has an average rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars from 21,129 visitors.

If you have time, another site you could explore in Münster is the stunning Tiger & Turtle. This top-tier point of interest and travel destination has an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 7,699 visitors.

Wave goodbye to Duisburg and continue your journey by car. If you want to break up today’s drive into two, take the opportunity to stop and discover what the city of Essen has to offer.

One of the most popular attractions you can visit is the remarkable UNESCO-Welterbe Zollverein. This attraction is a museum that has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars from 20,866 visitors.

When you're done with your sightseeing in Essen, it's time to continue your drive to the city of Düsseldorf. When you arrive in Düsseldorf you’ll check in at one of the best hotels in the area.

We recommend you end the day with a dinner at a popular restaurant near your accommodation, like Breidenbacher Hof Düsseldorf. This restaurant offers various delicious and comforting meals and has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars from 1,283 customers.

Locals also recommend bona'me Düsseldorf, another of the best restaurants in Düsseldorf. Bona'me Düsseldorf is rated an average of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 1,723 customers.

If you feel like having something else, check out the menu at Sutton's Irish Pub. This restaurant has been rated an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 950 customers and is a great place to enjoy a lovely meal.

After dinner, visit Engel Rockbar to enjoy a couple of drinks and relax. This bar is one of the best in Düsseldorf, with an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 810 customers.

You can also enjoy drinks at a popular bar like Barco Lounge Bar. This bar is a great spot to meet new friends and celebrate your vacation. Barco Lounge Bar has an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 728 customers.

Auberge Rock Pub is another bar locals often recommend. This bar offers a great variety of snacks and drinks and is rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 517 customers.

End your day by raising your glass in celebration of your incredible road trip adventure in Germany, and look forward to more great days to come!

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Day 10

Day 10 – Düsseldorf - departure day

  • Dusseldorf - Departure day
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  • Burgplatz
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Day 10 of your road trip in Germany is your departure day. This is your chance to catch one last glimpse of Düsseldorf before saying goodbye to this wonderful destination. When you have time to explore the area before you make your way home, we recommend visiting some of the following attractions.

Burgplatz is an extraordinary attraction you could visit to enjoy your last day in Düsseldorf. This square and popular site of interest has an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 5,480 visitors.

Take a stroll along the main shopping streets of Düsseldorf and find some souvenirs to remind you of your road trip in Germany.

You’ll then say farewell to Düsseldorf. We wish you a pleasant journey home, with many wonderful memories of your unforgettable vacation in Germany!

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