13-Day Road Trip in Germany, Denmark, and the Netherlands from Berlin to Hanover, Eindhoven, Amsterdam, Oldenburg, Region of Southern Denmark, Aarhus, and Hamburg

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Set off on a grand 13-day Euro trip through Germany, Denmark, and the Netherlands. Visit multiple cities like Berlin, Potsdam, Eindhoven, Kaatsheuvel, Region of Southern Denmark, and Jelling, each offering a unique experience unlike any other.

With this ultimate European tour package, you'll experience the essence of 3 incredible countries, each offering a tapestry of experiences that will leave you with lasting memories. You'll stay 8 nights in Germany, 2 nights in Denmark, and 2 nights in the Netherlands.

In the first leg of your journey, you'll find yourself in the heart of Germany, a land filled with treasures waiting to be discovered. You’ll collect your chosen rental car in the city of Berlin and begin your adventure from there. Explore Berlin, Potsdam, Hanover, Cologne, Oldenburg, Bremen, and Hamburg, where picturesque vistas and cultural gems await your exploration.

Next, prepare to be mesmerized by the diverse and vibrant landscapes of Denmark. Immerse yourself in the allure of Region of Southern Denmark, Jelling, Givskud, and Aarhus, where every street tells a story.

Continuing your journey, you'll step into the captivating realm of the Netherlands. This country's charm is boundless, and you'll be impressed by the wonders of Eindhoven, Kaatsheuvel, Rotterdam, and Amsterdam.

From must-see attractions to breathtaking viewpoints, this meticulously crafted itinerary promises you a glimpse into the unique features of this region in Europe.

Throughout your tour, you’ll stay at some of the best accommodations along your route. Our recommendations always include options with varying levels of comfort, ranging from 3 to 5-star hotels that cater to various preferences and budgets.

Your ultimate multi-country road trip across Germany, Denmark, and the Netherlands will not be complete without indulging in some retail therapy! Embark on a quest for a rare souvenir in each destination. Beyond the thrill of buying unique goods, it’s also an amazing opportunity to immerse yourself in local customs and interact with friendly locals at every stop.

By booking this holiday package, you can save yourself from the tedious task of researching and planning your road trip in Europe. We'll handle all the travel arrangements for your 13-day self-drive adventure in Germany, Denmark, and the Netherlands. With our expertise, you can enjoy a hassle-free experience and focus on immersing yourself in incredible destinations without the stress of organizing every detail. This holiday deal also comes with 24/7 travel support and a step-by-step guide accessible via our mobile app to assist you throughout your journey.

Discover breathtaking landscapes, diverse cultures, and iconic landmarks in multiple European countries on one epic road trip! Travel across borders and experience the freedom of the open road as you create lifelong memories in Germany, Denmark, and the Netherlands.

Choose your travel dates today and start planning your unforgettable multi-country road trip with Guide to Europe!

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Hotel, 12 nights
Rental car, 13 days
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Destinations

Beautiful view of Hamburg city center with town hall and Alster river, Germany.Hamburg / 1 night
Southern Denmark - region in DenmarkSouthern Denmark / 1 night
Amsterdam Netherlands dancing houses over river Amstel landmark in old european city spring landscape.Amsterdam / 1 night
Kaatsheuvel
Givskud
Rotterdam - city in NetherlandsRotterdam
Jelling
Cityscape of Aarhus in Denmark.Aarhus / 1 night
Eindhoven - city in NetherlandsEindhoven / 1 night
Oldenburg - city in GermanyOldenburg / 1 night
Cologne Aerial view with trains move on a bridge over the Rhine River on which cargo barges and passenger ships ply. Majestic Cologne Cathedral in the background.Cologne
Photo of beautiful panoramic view of historic Bremen Market Square in the center of the Hanseatic City of Bremen with The Schuetting and famous Raths buildings on a sunny day with blue sky in summer, Germany.Bremen
Berlin cityscape with Berlin cathedral and Television tower, Germany.Berlin / 5 nights
Potsdam - city in GermanyPotsdam
Photo of panorama of New City Hall in Hannover in a beautiful summer day, Germany.Hanover / 1 night

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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
Photo of entrance gateway to the Efteling theme park in the Netherlands.Efteling
Photo of Rijksmuseum museum with Amsterdam words in front of it, Amsterdam, Netherlands.Rijksmuseum
Photo of the renewed Van Gogh museum on the museum square in Amsterdam, the Netherlands.Van Gogh Museum
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 aerial view from the Westerkerk to the Anne Frank House and Canal with boats in Amsterdam.Anne Frank House
Photo of Cologne Cathedral, a Roman Catholic Gothic cathedral in Cologne, Germany.Cologne Cathedral
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
Topography of Terror Gestapo Headquarters Cellar Where Prisoners Tortured Remains of Berlin Wall Public Park Berlin Wall. Wall Separated West from East Berlin from 1961 to 1989.Topography of Terror
Facade of the Pergammonmuseum in Berlin. The Pergammon Museum holds a world exhibition of Greek, Roman, Babilonian and Oriental art.Pergamon Museum
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
Gardens of the World
Photo of scenic summer sunset view of Nyhavn pier with color buildings, ships, yachts and other boats in the Old Town of Copenhagen, Denmark.Den Gamle By
photo of people in park blurry in crowded Park (Mauerpark) on a sunny summer Sunday in Berlin, Germany.Mauerpark
Herrenhausen Gardens, Herrenhausen, Hanover, Region Hannover, Lower Saxony, GermanyHerrenhäuser Gärten
photo of view of The Brandenburg Gate in Berlin at sunrise, GermanyBrandenburg Gate
Photo of attractive view of Renowned Erasmusbrug (Swan Bridge) in Rotterdam in front of Port and Harbour.Erasmusbrug
Schnoor, Altstadt, Mitte, Stadtbezirk Bremen-Mitte, Bremen, Free Hanseatic City of Bremen, GermanySchnoor
Photo of Humboldt Penguins are enjoying sunny weather at Givskud's zoo Zootopia, Denmark.GIVSKUD ZOO ZOOTOPIA
ARoS Aarhus Art Museum, Aarhus Municipality, Central Denmark Region, DenmarkARoS Aarhus Art Museum
photo of Baron 1898 in Kaatsheuvel, the Netherlands.Baron 1898
Town Musicians of BremenTown Musicians of Bremen
Markthalle, Centre, Hanover, Region Hannover, Lower Saxony, GermanyMarkthalle
New Palace (Neues Palais) in Sanssouci park in spring, Potsdam, GermanyNeues Palais in Potsdam
Greenhouses in the Botanical Garden, Aarhus Municipality, Central Denmark Region, DenmarkGreenhouses in the Botanical Garden
Jelling Mounds, Runic Stones and Church, Vejle Municipality, Region of Southern Denmark, DenmarkJelling Mounds, Runic Stones and Church
Bremen Market SquareBremen
Photo of Kongernes Jelling, Denmark.Kongernes Jelling
home of the Viking kings, Vejle Municipality, Region of Southern Denmark, DenmarkHome of the Viking kings

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Day 1

Day 1 – Berlin - arrival day

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  • Checkpoint Charlie
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Your unforgettable multi-country road trip in Germany, Denmark, and the Netherlands begins the moment you arrive in the awe-inspiring city of Berlin in Germany. You’ll check in at a top-rated hotel and stay in Berlin for 4 nights.

Catch an early flight to Germany to enjoy as much time as possible exploring Berlin before it’s time to hit the road and drive to your next destination. Discover the city’s rich history, breathtaking sights, and lively atmosphere with visits to the most popular attractions.

A tour of Berlin is not complete without a visit to the famous Checkpoint Charlie. This incredible point of interest and attraction has an average rating of 4.1 out of 5 stars from 83,167 travelers.

As afternoon approaches, head to your chosen hotel in Berlin. Check-in typically starts around 2 to 4 PM at hotels in Germany. We recommend staying at a hotel in a central location for easy access to the best attractions, restaurants, and bars in the city.

By dinnertime, you’ll be ready to savor the tastiest bites and enjoy the lively vibes in central Berlin. From mouthwatering restaurants to happening bars, we've got the inside scoop on where to eat and drink at this stop on your multi-country road trip across Germany, Denmark, and the Netherlands.

Experience a symphony of flavors at Rutz in Berlin by securing a reservation in advance. Renowned for its 3-star Michelin distinction, Rutz delights its guests with its exceptional variety of meals showcasing delicious modern, and creative cuisine. For a palate-pleasing alternative, make sure to dine at Lorenz Adlon Esszimmer, acclaimed for its delectable creative specialties. This local 2-star Michelin establishment consistently satisfies guests, ensuring an unforgettable holiday experience. Want to go on another culinary journey? Delight your senses at FACIL, a top-rated restaurant known for its outstanding menu. Known as a top-rated 2-star Michelin establishment, it's a top choice for creative, and contemporary cuisine in the city.

Cap off your culinary experience with a visit to some of the most celebrated bars in the area. For instance, Monkey Bar stands out as an excellent choice for a post-dinner cocktail. Alternatively, BAR SAINT JEAN offers an ideal atmosphere to enjoy the pleasures of the night. Green Door Bar is also a great option that provides a perfect setting for a relaxing evening.

Your multi-country road trip in Germany, Denmark, and the Netherlands has only just begun. Brace yourself for more exciting days to come as you cross country borders in the comfort of your rental car and discover the most unique attractions, activities, and foods of each destination.

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Day 2

Day 2 – Berlin

  • Berlin
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Drive 36 km, 1 hour 46 min

  • Alexanderplatz
  • Berlin Cathedral
  • Treptower Park
  • Pergamon Museum
  • Charlottenburg Palace
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Day 2 of your multi-country road trip promises a full day of discoveries in beautiful Berlin. Enjoy time off the road as you’ll be staying in the city for 3 nights more before hitting the road again.

One place travelers keep coming back to in Berlin is the magnificent Alexanderplatz. Around 213,494 visitors have rated this excellent square and travel destination an average of 4.3 out of 5 stars.

We also recommend you explore the amazing Berlin Cathedral on this leg of your adventure in Germany. This attraction is a well-known lutheran cathedral that has an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars from around 36,615 travelers.

The remarkable Treptower Park is known to be one of the best places to visit in Berlin, and its average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars from 22,355 traveler reviews is proof.

Dive deeper into Berlin by exploring the captivating Pergamon Museum, which draws the attention of nearly 1,298,000 visitors annually. With a stellar average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars from 29,292 travelers, make sure this wonderful site is on your Berlin exploration list!

As the sun dips under the horizon, freshen up and head out to discover the best dining spots in Berlin. Check out our recommendations on where to wine and dine while seeing this marvelous destination in Germany in a new light. After dinner, head out to a bar to relax, mingle with the locals, and raise a toast to your unforgettable road trip vacation in Europe.

As a top-rated it is an ideal choice in the city. Enjoy a lovely meal at Park Inn by Radisson Berlin Alexanderplatz, a top-rated place to have dinner tonight. Alternatively, if your taste buds call for something different, Nante-Eck | Restaurant Berlin Mitte is another top choice with a popular menu. You could also check for a table at Berlin TV Tower. As an establishment that gains consistently high praises from customers, it’s an ideal choice in Berlin tonight.

Keep the excitement of the evening going by going to a bar or two. Sharlie Cheen Bar is an excellent place to start. You could also check out Berlin Icebar, offering a different kind of charm. A last recommendation for the day is The Curtain Club. This bar promises an enjoyable experience with tasty drinks and a vibrant setting.

Take in the ambiance of Berlin as this vacation day slowly comes to an end. Whether you’re going bar hopping or you decide on a quiet night at your hotel, you have another exciting day of your road trip to look forward to!

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Day 3

Day 3 – Berlin

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Drive 12 km, 47 min

  • Berlin Zoological Garden
  • Siegessäule
  • Großer Tiergarten
  • Memorial to the Murdered Jews of Europe
  • Potsdamer Platz
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On day 3, you will wake up in Berlin with an entire day of wonders ahead of you! You still have 2 nights left in Berlin before it’s time to get back on the road and continue your European tour across Germany, Denmark, and the Netherlands.

A tour of Berlin is not complete without a visit to the famous Berlin Zoological Garden. This incredible zoo and attraction has an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars from 63,593 travelers.

Make the most of your Berlin travel adventure by seeing another popular site, the wonderful Siegessäule. This victory column and unique destination is rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 26,706 travelers.

You can then move on to the incredible Großer Tiergarten for an experience worth remembering. This local park and standout destination has received an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars from 23,436 visitors.

If you want to discover more, consider stopping by the famous Potsdamer Platz. This amazing site is a wonderful square with more than 60,557 wanderlust-filled travelers rating it an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars.

As the day slows down and turns into evening, we encourage you to indulge your taste buds at one of the top-rated restaurants in Berlin. After a delicious dinner, experience the local nightlife or unwind at one of the city’s most popular bars.

Have a fantastic dining experience at BrewDog Berlin Mitte, a highly recommended choice for tonight's dinner. If you're looking to mix things up, Restaurant Marjellchen offers an enticing alternative with its varied menu. Additionally, Leonardo Royal Hotel Berlin Alexanderplatz is worth considering. Renowned for satisfying diners, it’s an ideal option for tonight in Berlin.

Explore the vibrant nightlife at booze bar berlin after your meal, a hub for lively evenings and memorable moments. Or, head to Victoria Bar for a great selection of flavorful drinks and a charming setting. Furthermore, Scandic Berlin Potsdamer Platz is perfect for those looking to extend their night with a touch of local flavor.

Savor the moment and raise a toast to yet another amazing day of your vacation in Germany, Denmark, and the Netherlands! Enjoy your evening in Berlin to the fullest by mingling with the locals at a bar, taking a stroll around the city center, or simply just relaxing.

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Day 4

Day 4 – Berlin

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Drive 46 km, 1 hour 54 min

  • Gardens of the World
  • East Side Gallery
  • Topography of Terror
  • Berlin Wall Memorial
  • Mauerpark
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Wake up and see what day 4 of your great European road trip in Germany, Denmark, and the Netherlands has in store for you! You will be staying in Berlin for 1 night before continuing your journey to the next destination.

Complement your beautiful day with a visit to a top-rated park and attraction in Berlin — Gardens of the World. About 19,167 visitors have rated this attraction an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars.

The popular East Side Gallery is another top sight in Berlin that locals and travelers often enjoy spending time at. This attraction is a well-loved art museum in the area, rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 54,103 visitors.

Topography of Terror is a spectacular military museum and highlight on travelers’ itineraries in Berlin, earning an impressive average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars from 36,601 enchanted visitors.

As the day moves along, be sure to make time to drop by the magnificent Berlin Wall Memorial. Because of its allure and charm, around 41,126 visitors have rated this attraction and museum an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars.

Discover the allure of Mauerpark. Echoing its popularity, 20,433 travelers have awarded this famous park and sightseeing spot an impressive average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars.

By dinnertime, you’ll be ready to savor the tastiest bites and enjoy the lively vibes in central Berlin. From mouthwatering restaurants to happening bars, we've got the inside scoop on where to eat and drink at this stop on your multi-country road trip across Germany, Denmark, and the Netherlands.

Don’t miss out on dining at Curry 61, a top-rated dining destination in Berlin. If you're in the mood to try something new, consider Gasthaus Krombach, another top spot with a mouthwatering menu. You might also want to secure a reservation at SOY. With a reputation for consistently satisfied customers, it’s a perfect choice to enhance your stay in Berlin this evening.

To truly maximize your evening out, consider visiting Franken Bar after dinner. This bar is known for offering some of the best drinks and vibes in the city. Alternatively, head to Mikkeller Berlin, another bar with an inviting ambiance. Similarly, LIMONADIER Cocktailbar also offers a great atmosphere, ensuring a night filled with enjoyment and relaxation.

As the night falls in Berlin, take a moment to savor the experiences of the day. Wash away your fatigue with a drink, or lay back and relax at your hotel, and look forward to another thrilling day of your multi-country journey across Europe.

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Day 5

Day 5 – Berlin, Potsdam, and Hanover

  • Hanover
  • Potsdam
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Drive 290 km, 4 hours 6 min

  • Brandenburg Gate
  • Sanssouci
  • Sanssouci Park
  • Neues Palais in Potsdam
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Embark on another extraordinary experience on day 5 of your multi-country road trip in Europe, where you’ll be making 1 stop. The highlights of today include the wonderful destinations of Potsdam in Germany. At the end of the day, you will enjoy the comforts of a top-rated hotel in Hanover, your home for 1 night.

When you’re ready to jump back into the car and say goodbye to Berlin, you’ll hit the road in the direction of Potsdam. This drive usually takes around 44 min. When you arrive, enjoy some sightseeing.

One place travelers keep coming back to in Potsdam is the magnificent Brandenburg Gate. Around 14,966 visitors have rated this excellent triumphal arch and travel destination an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars.

We also recommend you explore the amazing Sanssouci on this leg of your adventure in Germany. This attraction is a well-known palace that has an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars from around 25,145 travelers.

The remarkable Sanssouci Park is known to be one of the best places to visit in Potsdam, and its average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars from 33,286 traveler reviews is proof.

Dive deeper into Potsdam by exploring the captivating Neues Palais in Potsdam. With a stellar average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars from 9,148 travelers, make sure this wonderful site is on your Potsdam exploration list!

After a long day of discovery, it's time to settle in at a top-rated hotel in Hanover. Indulge in well-deserved rest and rejuvenation, preparing for the continued adventure that lies ahead.

As the day slows down and turns into evening, we encourage you to indulge your taste buds at one of the top-rated restaurants in Hanover. After a delicious dinner, experience the local nightlife or unwind at one of the city’s most popular bars.

Make sure to book a table at Meteora, a popular restaurant in Hanover. This acclaimed restaurant and its mouthwatering dishes have earned the admiration of countless food lovers. Alternatively, experience a taste of Hanover at Bar Añejo, a popular local restaurant. With a menu designed to impress, it promises a journey of flavors that will leave you captivated. Another top-rated restaurant to try is Quarks Bar Hannover. As a dining spot that gains consistently high praise from guests, it’s an ideal choice to enhance your time to Hanover tonight.

Let the evening flow smoothly from dinner to drinks at Bar Seña, a top-rated bar in the area. For other recommendations, Sternwarte provides a perfect setting for rounding out your night with style and great drinks. Likewise, DORMERO Hotel Hannover offers a memorable night with diverse drink options and excellent service.

Spend the evening looking over your itinerary for tomorrow and reminisce about what you’ve seen and done so far on your European road trip adventure. New experiences await!

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Day 6

Day 6 – Hanover, Cologne, and Eindhoven

  • Eindhoven
  • Hanover
  • Cologne
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Drive 444 km, 5 hours 23 min

  • Markthalle
  • Herrenhäuser Gärten
  • Cologne Cathedral
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Experience an unparalleled adventure on day 6 of your multi-country journey across Germany, Denmark, and the Netherlands. This exciting part of your road trip invites you to discover the renowned landmarks in 1 vibrant destinations - Hanover in Germany. After a day filled with exploration and new experiences, you will retreat to Eindhoven where you'll spend 1 night of well-deserved relaxation.

A tour of Hanover is not complete without a visit to the famous Markthalle Hannover. This incredible sightseeing destination and attraction has an average rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars from 9,074 travelers.

Make the most of your Hanover travel adventure by seeing another popular site, the wonderful Herrenhausen Gardens. This park and unique destination is rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 19,178 travelers.

When you’ve had your share of Hanover, prepare for your next destination. Admire the views and listen to some good music as you drive in the direction of Cologne. Your travel time is around 3 hours 12 min.

You'll enjoy easy access to the most remarkable sights in Cologne, including the outstanding Cologne Cathedral. Having an average rating of 4.8 out of 5 stars in 70,814 reviews and welcoming more than 5,000,000 visitors each year, this fascinating catholic cathedral and attraction is one of the top travel destinations in the city.

After a long day of driving and exploring, you’ll check in at a top-recommended hotel in Eindhoven of your choice.

As the day unfolds, you’ll be delighted to find that the city of Eindhoven boasts an array of restaurants and bars catering to every budget. Take this opportunity to sample the distinctive flavors of the Netherlands.

Discover the culinary delights of Eindhoven by securing a reservation at Umami by Han. Esteemed for its a Bib Gourmand award, this restaurant offers a remarkable selection of asian cuisine. For an alternative dining experience, try Zarzo, renowned for its delicious creative dishes. This esteemed 1-star Michelin-recipient consistently impresses guests, making it a must-visit spot during your holiday. Craving more culinary excitement? Head to Wiesen, a highly recommended local eatery celebrated for its mouthwatering french menu. With its 1-star Michelin recognition, it offers an unforgettable dining adventure.

After enjoying a delightful dinner, why not delve into the vibrant local bar scene? You might want to spend the evening at The Little One Speakeasy Bar, a well-loved spot among locals and tourists. Or, head to Bobby's Bar Kleine Berg. This bar boasts a welcoming environment that is perfect for winding down. You could also continue your night at Altstadt Eindhoven, another top-rated place in the area.

Celebrate day 6 of your multi-country road trip in Europe with a toast, and look forward to more memorable moments to come!

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Day 7

Day 7 – Eindhoven, Kaatsheuvel, Rotterdam, and Amsterdam

  • Amsterdam
  • Kaatsheuvel
  • Rotterdam
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Drive 195 km, 2 hours 52 min

  • Baron 1898
  • Efteling
  • Erasmusbrug
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On day 7 of your exciting European self-drive vacation in Germany, Denmark, and the Netherlands, you’ll soak in the magnificence of 1 destination, Kaatsheuvel in the Netherlands. When you’re not exploring the city and its surrounding areas, take time to relax at your selected hotel in Amsterdam, where you’ll be staying for 1 night.

Once you're ready to continue your road trip, it's time to buckle up and drive, eagerly anticipating your arrival in Kaatsheuvel. This drive usually takes around 43 min, without any stops or traffic disruptions.

A tour of Kaatsheuvel is not complete without a visit to the famous Baron 1898. This incredible dive coaster and attraction has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars from 8,520 travelers.

Make the most of your Kaatsheuvel travel adventure by seeing another popular site, the wonderful Efteling. This amusement park and unique destination is rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 118,060 travelers and gets around 5,400,000 annual visits.

As you’ve unraveled the marvels of Kaatsheuvel, it’s time to gear up for the next part of your road trip adventure. Under favorable conditions, your drive to Rotterdam may take around 51 min. Upon your arrival in Rotterdam, you’ll be greeted with the opportunity to do some sightseeing and exploring.

One of today’s main highlights is the unforgettable Erasmusbrug. This outstanding bascule bridge and travel destination inspires so many travelers each year. Garnering an average rating of 4.6 stars out of 5 from 13,932 travelers, a visit to the remarkable Erasmusbrug is worth pages in your travel diary.

An exhilarating day of exploring and driving will have you longing for a comfortable bed at the end of the day. Fortunately, Amsterdam’s top hotels offer a lovely retreat at day’s end. Choose from options ranging from budget to luxury.

After a day of exploration and awe-inspiring sights, it’s time to replenish your strength. Make the most of this stop on your multi-country road trip across Germany, Denmark, and the Netherlands by rewarding yourself with a taste of Amsterdam’s local cuisine. After dinner, head out to a bar to relax or mingle with the locals and raise a toast to your exciting road trip adventure.

Treat yourself to a delightful dinner at Café restaurant van Kerkwijk, highly recommended for tonight's dining. Or, if you're feeling adventurous, why not try CAU Steak Restaurant? It's another excellent option with a diverse menu. Consider reserving a table at Radisson Blu Hotel, Amsterdam City Center as well. Known for its consistent customer satisfaction, it’s an ideal pick for tonight in Amsterdam.

Unwind after your meal by stepping into Excalibur Café. This venue is celebrated for its extensive drink selections and cozy vibes. Alternatively, Rosalia's Menagerie offers a dynamic and energetic atmosphere for a glass or two. Don’t overlook Café Hill Street Blues, another top-rated bar in the area.

Go to bed happy and look forward to a good night’s sleep as soon as your head hits the pillow. Your European tour continues tomorrow!

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Day 8

Day 8 – Amsterdam, and Oldenburg

  • Oldenburg
  • Amsterdam
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Drive 313 km, 3 hours 48 min

  • Anne Frank House
  • Van Gogh Museum
  • Rijksmuseum
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On day 8 of your multi-country road trip across Germany, Denmark, and the Netherlands, you will get a true taste of the freedom a self-drive vacation in Europe entails. Today’s travel plans include stops at the most scenic, wondrous, and interesting places to see in Amsterdam in the Netherlands. In the evening, you’ll end up in Oldenburg, where you will stay for 1 night.

Something that makes Amsterdam the perfect holiday destination is that the city offers easy access to many popular places of interest, like the outstanding museum, Anne Frank House. This local gem has an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars from 65,913 visitors and gets around 1,195,456 visits every year.

The famous Van Gogh Museum is another remarkable sightseeing hotspot in the area, with up to 2,161,160 people visiting it every year. As one of Amsterdam's most remarkable sights, there's no wonder why around 86,536 travelers have rated this incredible art museum and travel destination an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars in reviews.

Amsterdam is also home to the extraordinary Rijksmuseum, which boasts a 4.6 out of 5 star rating in 93,402 traveler reviews. This stunning national museum and local feature draws more than 2,700,000 visitors on an annual basis, captivating the hearts of travelers with its unique charm.

Relax your senses after a day of exhilarating activities and fun exploration. Retreat to one of the best accommodations in Oldenburg.

If you're eager to sample culinary delights during your multi-country road trip in Germany, Denmark, and the Netherlands, you'll be excited to head out for dinner and get a taste of the local cuisine in Oldenburg. After dinner, head out to a bar to reminisce about your day and raise a toast to this stop on your road trip.

Relax, recharge, and look forward to what tomorrow holds. The opportunities are endless with a European self-drive tour!

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Day 9

Day 9 – Oldenburg, Bremen, and Region of Southern Denmark

  • Southern Denmark
  • Bremen
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Drive 428 km, 4 hours 52 min

  • Schnoor
  • Bremen
  • Town Musicians of Bremen
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Dive into day 9 of your remarkable multi-country road trip across Germany, Denmark, and the Netherlands. Today's main destinations are Bremen in Germany, where you will have the opportunity to experience all the top things to see and do. At the end of the day, you’ll unwind at one of the finest accommodations in Region of Southern Denmark. You’ll stay here for 1 night.

After soaking in Oldenburg’s unique atmosphere, jump into the car with a full heart and drive in the direction of your next destination: Bremen. Expect your car journey to take a minimum of 43 min. When you arrive in Bremen, it's time to take a break from the road.

In Bremen, the extraordinary Schnoor awaits. This attraction is a valued street that boasts an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars from 16,546 travelers' reviews.

Another of the best travel destinations in Bremen is the spectacular Bremen. This attraction is a college town that is rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 4,746 visitors, making it a captivating highlight for all travelers.

You could then travel to the amazing Town Musicians of Bremen. This local literary work and wonder has an overall review score of 4.6 out of 5 stars from 10,109 visitors, proving its popularity among travelers.

Take some time off from the road, it’s time to check in at a top-rated stay in Region of Southern Denmark. Choose a hotel where you can gently let go of the day’s excitement and enjoy some peace and relaxation.

By dinnertime, you’ll be ready to savor the tastiest bites and enjoy the lively vibes in central Region of Southern Denmark. From mouthwatering restaurants to happening bars, we've got the inside scoop on where to eat and drink at this stop on your multi-country road trip across Germany, Denmark, and the Netherlands.

Begin your culinary exploration in Region of Southern Denmark by securing a reservation at Grand Royal. This renowned restaurant holds 1 Michelin star and offers an exceptional menu of modern cuisine. Or, for a change of pace, Bone's Vejle boasts a menu that's sure to impress. Also, be sure to check out Garage Burgerbar. Known as a local hotspot, it’s a great choice for tonight in Region of Southern Denmark.

After savoring a delicious meal, step into the vibrant nightlife at Lucky's Sports-bar, where the evening is just getting started. In the same way, Marys Pub offers a unique charm perfect for experiencing the local bar scene in Region of Southern Denmark. Ølstuen is another top-recommended bar that is sure to get you into the mood for some dancing and celebrating.

Savor the moment and raise a toast to yet another amazing day of your vacation in Germany, Denmark, and the Netherlands! Enjoy your evening in Region of Southern Denmark to the fullest by mingling with the locals at a bar, taking a stroll around the city center, or simply just relaxing.

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Day 10

Day 10 – Region of Southern Denmark, Jelling, Givskud, and Aarhus

  • Aarhus
  • Jelling
  • Givskud
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Drive 103 km, 1 hour 32 min

  • Home of the Viking kings
  • Jelling Mounds, Runic Stones and Church
  • Kongernes Jelling
  • GIVSKUD ZOO ZOOTOPIA
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Embark on another extraordinary experience on day 10 of your multi-country road trip in Europe, where you’ll be making 1 stop. The highlights of today include the wonderful destinations of Jelling in Denmark. At the end of the day, you will enjoy the comforts of a top-rated hotel in Aarhus, your home for 1 night.

Fasten your seatbelt and make your way to your next stop. Jelling, home to many well-known sights in the region, is a lovely destination on today’s itinerary. Upon arrival in Jelling, we highly recommend checking out some of the top attractions.

One of today’s main highlights is the unforgettable home of the Viking kings. This outstanding museum and travel destination inspires so many travelers each year. Garnering an average rating of 4.8 stars out of 5 from 148 travelers, a visit to the remarkable home of the Viking kings is worth pages in your travel diary.

The fascinating Jelling Mounds, Runic Stones and Church is another of the village's top attractions that will stir your curiosity. This point of interest and tourist destination boasts an average review score of 4.6 out of 5 stars from 3,256 travelers.

This day is also your chance to see the amazing museum, Kongernes Jelling. With an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars from 2,206 travelers, a trip to this wonderful site promises a memorable experience.

A favorite among locals and travelers alike in Givskud is the fantastic Givskud Zoo. As an appreciated zoo and local gem in the area, Givskud Zoo has earned an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars in 12,955 reviews.

When you’re ready to jump back into the car and say goodbye to Region of Southern Denmark, you’ll hit the road in the direction of Aarhus. This drive usually takes around 1 hour. When you arrive, enjoy some sightseeing.

This outstanding travel destination inspires so many travelers each year.

After an exciting day of sightseeing, it’s time to check in at your accommodation in Aarhus. This is not only a place to sleep but your home away from home, offering a warm welcome after a long day on the road.

As the sun sets on day 10 of your multi-country road trip in Europe, prepare for a culinary journey. Navigate through Aarhus's top restaurants and eateries, each offering a local taste of Denmark to remember your trip by. After a fulfilling dinner, dive into the city’s local nightlife. Whether you prefer the bustling energy of popular pubs or want to take in the ambiance of a quiet bar, Aarhus has them.

Prepare for an extraordinary culinary adventure in Aarhus by booking a table at Domestic, a 1-star Michelin restaurant that boasts an exceptional modern menu. For a different flavor experience, head to Frederikshøj, renowned for its delectable creative dishes. This 2-star Michelin restaurant consistently wows guests, making it a memorable stop during your holiday. Looking for another option? Visit Gastromé, a local gem known for its delightful modern cuisine in Aarhus. Nestled in the city's heart, this 1-star Michelin restaurant is a perfect choice for discerning restaurant-goers seeking a new experience.

After your meal, keep the night alive at a bar like Sherlock Holmes Pub, known for its lively atmosphere. Mig og Ølsnedkeren is another top recommendation that provides the perfect setting with well-crafted drinks and a welcoming ambiance. Similarly, VinDanmark offers an excellent atmosphere for those looking to amp up the evening.

Take in the ambiance of Aarhus as this vacation day slowly comes to an end. Whether you’re going bar hopping or you decide on a quiet night at your hotel, you have another exciting day of your road trip to look forward to!

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Day 11

Day 11 – Aarhus, and Hamburg

  • Hamburg
  • Aarhus
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Drive 341 km, 4 hours 15 min

  • ARoS Aarhus Art Museum
  • Den Gamle By
  • Greenhouses in the Botanical Garden
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Experience an unparalleled adventure on day 11 of your multi-country journey across Germany, Denmark, and the Netherlands. This exciting part of your road trip invites you to discover the renowned landmarks in 1 vibrant destinations - Aarhus in Denmark. After a day filled with exploration and new experiences, you will retreat to Hamburg where you'll spend 1 night of well-deserved relaxation.

You'll enjoy easy access to the most remarkable sights in Aarhus, including the outstanding ARoS Aarhus Art Museum. Having an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars in 12,451 reviews, this fascinating museum and attraction is one of the top travel destinations in the city.

Aarhus is also home to the captivating The Old Town, a local museum considered one of the highlights of the city. About 17,158 visitors have rated this incredible site with 4.6 out of 5 stars, proving its popularity. Each year, up to 546,485 people include this sightseeing spot in their travel itineraries.

The extraordinary Greenhouses in the Botanical Garden is another unforgettable place you can visit on this leg of your journey in Aarhus. This extraordinary park and tourist hot spot boasts a rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars from 4,608 travelers.

After a long day of discovery, it's time to settle in at a top-rated hotel in Hamburg. Indulge in well-deserved rest and rejuvenation, preparing for the continued adventure that lies ahead.

As the sun dips under the horizon, freshen up and head out to discover the best dining spots in Hamburg. Check out our recommendations on where to wine and dine while seeing this marvelous destination in Germany in a new light. After dinner, head out to a bar to relax, mingle with the locals, and raise a toast to your unforgettable road trip vacation in Europe.

Start your culinary exploration in Hamburg by securing a reservation at The Table Kevin Fehling. This renowned restaurant holds 3 Michelin star and offers an exceptional menu of creative, and international cuisine. For another dining delight, visit Haerlin, celebrated for its delectable creative french, and classic menu. This acclaimed 2-star Michelin-recipient consistently leaves guests satisfied, making it a must-visit during your holiday. Looking for a different experience? Discover 100/200 Kitchen, a top local spot known for its tantalizing creative, and modern menu. With a 2-star Michelin recognition, it guarantees an exceptional dining adventure.

Cap off your culinary experience with a visit to some of the most celebrated bars in the area. For instance, The Boilerman Bar Hafenamt stands out as an excellent choice for a post-dinner cocktail. Alternatively, Scandic Hamburg Emporio offers an ideal atmosphere to enjoy the pleasures of the night. HERITAGE Hamburg Rooftop Bar is also a great option that provides a perfect setting for a relaxing evening.

As the night falls in Hamburg, take a moment to savor the experiences of the day. Wash away your fatigue with a drink, or lay back and relax at your hotel, and look forward to another thrilling day of your multi-country journey across Europe.

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Day 12

Day 12 – Hamburg, and Berlin

  • Berlin
  • Hamburg
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Drive 291 km, 4 hours 5 min

  • Miniatur Wunderland
  • Elbe Philharmonic Hall
  • Planten un Blomen
  • Elbe Tunnel
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On day 12 of your exciting European self-drive vacation in Germany, Denmark, and the Netherlands, you’ll soak in the magnificence of 1 destination, Hamburg in Germany. When you’re not exploring the city and its surrounding areas, take time to relax at your selected hotel in Berlin, where you’ll be staying for 1 night.

A favorite among locals and travelers alike in Hamburg is the fantastic Miniatur Wunderland. As an appreciated museum and local gem in the area, Miniatur Wunderland has earned an average rating of 4.8 out of 5 stars in 89,283 reviews.

Next up on your agenda, you will find the extraordinary Elbe Philharmonic Hall. This attraction is rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 79,037 visitors, so don't miss the opportunity to experience it for yourself!

Join countless others in discovering the allure of Planten un Blomen, a standout park and attraction that's captivated the hearts of many. It has a stellar rating of 4.8 out of 5 stars from 22,471 reviewers.

Experience the magic that has drawn so many to the doorstep of the outstanding Elbe Tunnel. This road tunnel is a highly recommended attraction in the city boasting an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars in 34,850 visitor reviews.

After a long day of driving and exploring, you’ll check in at a top-recommended hotel in Berlin of your choice.

Before this memorable day of your vacation comes to a close, treat your palate to a taste of Germany's delectable cuisine at one of Berlin's best restaurants. After a nice meal, enhance your vacation experience by enjoying the local nightlife or unwinding with a drink or two in the city’s most recommended bars.

Don’t miss out on dining at Misfit Bar Berlin, a top-rated dining destination in Berlin. If you're in the mood to try something new, consider Gas holder, another top spot with a mouthwatering menu. You might also want to secure a reservation at Park Plaza Wallstreet Berlin Mitte. With a reputation for consistently satisfied customers, it’s a perfect choice to enhance your stay in Berlin this evening.

Cap off your dinner by heading to TheCoven Bar, ideal for a leisurely evening with a drink in hand. Möbel Olfe is another bar that offers an enjoyable setting. Similarly, Schmitz Katze is also a popular place to go on a night out, perfect for relaxing and socializing.

Spend the evening looking over your itinerary for tomorrow and reminisce about what you’ve seen and done so far on your European road trip adventure. New experiences await!

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Day 13

Day 13 – Berlin - departure day

  • Berlin - Departure day
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  • Brandenburg Gate
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On day 13 you have reached the last destination of your European road trip. Catch one last glimpse of Berlin before it’s time to leave.

Depending on how much time you have before your departure, you may want to engage in some last-minute shopping or souvenir hunting. Get some unique items to remind you of your great European road trip across Germany, Denmark, and the Netherlands. If shopping isn’t your thing, visit some of the lesser-known attractions you have yet to discover.

Maximize your last day in Germany and go on a shopping spree in Berlin’s shopping center. Browse for souvenirs to remind you of your wonderful journey in Germany.

You'll enjoy easy access to the most remarkable sights in Berlin, including the outstanding Brandenburg Gate. Having an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars in 162,714 reviews, this fascinating triumphal arch and attraction is one of the top travel destinations in the city.

Get a last taste of Germany’s tasty traditional food. Choose from a curated list of the best local food and drink spots in Berlin and enjoy what may be your last vacation meal of this trip. Look forward to recreating these distinct culinary experiences in your own kitchen later to remind you of your unforgettable road trip across Germany, Denmark, and the Netherlands.

As a top-rated it is an ideal choice in the city. Enjoy a lovely meal at Seminaris CampusHotel Berlin, a top-rated place to have dinner tonight. Alternatively, if your taste buds call for something different, YOSOY TAPAS BERLIN is another top choice with a popular menu.

The time has come to say farewell to Berlin for now. You will realize that you’re traveling home with more than you came with as you look back at your 13-day European road trip in Germany, Denmark, and the Netherlands with fond memories. Safe travels!

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