4-Day Germany Road Trip from Mannheim to Rhineland-Palatinate

Eifelpark, Gondorf, Bitburger Land, Eifelkreis Bitburg-Prüm, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
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Starts in
Mannheim
Ends in
Mannheim
Duration
4 days & 3 nights
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All Year

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Have the adventure of a lifetime with this 4-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 Rhineland-Palatinate, experiencing the ultimate road trip in Germany. Your road trip will enable you to discover the country's most popular attractions and restaurants in Rhineland-Palatinate.

We'll help you experience the best 4 days in Germany you can imagine, so you can leave happy and inspired.

Upon arriving in Mannheim, 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 Ehrenbreitstein Fortress and Deutsches Eck.

You’ll have your choice of the country's best hotels and places to stay throughout your road trip, suitable for all budgets. For example, in the region of Rhineland-Palatinate, you could choose to stay at a popular hotel like the 4-star Best Western Hotel Trier City. Alternatively, you could stay at a luxury accommodation like the 5-star Hyatt Regency Mainz. Travelers looking for the best cheap accommodation could choose the 3-star the niu Mood. No matter which price range you’re looking for, our local experts will assist you in finding the best stay option for your visit.

Your road trip will bring you close to the best attractions and most incredible sights, such as the magnificent Porta Nigra in the city of Mainz. Enjoy top travel destinations like the amazing Technic Museum Speyer and Eltz Castle.

From the spectacular Geierlay Suspension Bridge in the city of Mainz to the unforgettable Speyer Cathedral in the city of Mainz, you'll experience the best the area has to offer on your self-drive road trip through 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 plenty of time to shop at the best markets in Germany, where you'll browse souvenirs you can take home to memorialize your road trip.

You’ll return home having experienced the very best of everything Germany has to offer.

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 3 nights, with plenty of top-rated breakfast and restaurant options nearby. We'll provide you with the best car rental for 3 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. All taxes are included in your vacation package price. 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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Included

3 nights hotel
Breakfast
4 days car rental
CDW Insurance
Step-by-step guide
Personal travel agent
24/7 travel support

Destinations

Rhineland-Palatinate - state in GermanyRhineland-Palatinate

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Attractions

Porta NigraPorta Nigra
Technic Museum Speyer, Speyer, Rhineland-Palatinate, GermanyTechnic Museum Speyer
Eltz CastleEltz Castle
Heidelberg Palace, Altstadt, Heidelberg, Baden-Württemberg, GermanyHeidelberg Palace
Heidelberger Marktplatz, Altstadt, Heidelberg, Baden-Württemberg, GermanyHeidelberger Marktplatz
Old Bridge Heidelberg, Neuenheim, Heidelberg, Baden-Württemberg, GermanyOld Bridge Heidelberg
Heidelberg ZooHeidelberg Zoo
PalmengartenPalm Gardens
Iron Footbridge
Römerberg, Altstadt, Innenstadt 1, Frankfurt, Hesse, GermanyRömerberg
Ehrenbreitstein FortressEhrenbreitstein Fortress
Deutsches EckDeutsches Eck
Geierlay Suspension Bridge, Sosberg, Zell (Mosel), Landkreis Cochem-Zell, Rhineland-Palatinate, GermanyGeierlay Suspension Bridge
Speyer Cathedral, Speyer, Rhineland-Palatinate, GermanySpeyer Cathedral
Eifelpark, Gondorf, Bitburger Land, Eifelkreis Bitburg-Prüm, Rhineland-Palatinate, GermanyEifelpark

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Travel dates
May 1 - May 4

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Day 1

Day 1 in Mannheim and Rhineland-Palatinate - Arrival Day

  • Rhineland-Palatinate - Arrival Day
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  • Porta Nigra
  • Technic Museum Speyer
  • Eltz Castle
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Your road trip adventure in Germany begins as soon as you reach the incredible region of Rhineland-Palatinate. You’ll stay in Rhineland-Palatinate for 3 nights and choose from a curated selection of the best hotels and places to stay in the region.

One of the best luxury places you could stay in the region of Rhineland-Palatinate is the Hyatt Regency Mainz. This 5-star hotel is rated an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 1,246 guests.

We also recommend the best 4-star hotels, like the Best Western Hotel Trier City. This hotel has an average rating of 4.1 out of 5 stars by 2,875 guests.

Alternatively, the best cheap hotel in the region of Rhineland-Palatinate is the the niu Mood. This 3-star hotel is rated an average of 4 out of 5 stars by 2,805 guests.

If these hotels are not available during your trip to the region of Rhineland-Palatinate, our system will automatically help you find the best hotel for your stay.

Rhineland-Palatinate has many popular destinations you can explore. You could visit attractions like the incredible Porta Nigra. This attraction is a city gate and has an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 27,229 visitors.

Technic Museum Speyer is another popular attraction in Rhineland-Palatinate. This unforgettable attraction is a museum and is rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 18,848 visitors.

Another favorite attraction in Rhineland-Palatinate is Eltz Castle. This outstanding travel destination has an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 20,431 visitors.

When you’re ready for dinner, we recommend you try one of the best restaurants in the city of Rhineland-Palatinate, Flieten Franz. The restaurant is rated an average of 4.8 out of 5 stars by 700 customers.

Another of the best restaurants in the city of Rhineland-Palatinate is Berg Athos. This restaurant is rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 511 customers.

Locals recommend Altes Brauhaus as one of the best restaurants in the city of Rhineland-Palatinate. This restaurant has an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 3,349 customers.

Rhineland-Palatinate also has several great bars that will fit all travel budgets. One of the best bars in the city of Rhineland-Palatinate is Altes Brauhaus. This bar has an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 3,349 customers.

Another of the best bars in the city of Rhineland-Palatinate is Rheinstrand Mainz. This bar is rated an average of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 3,360 customers.

Locals also enjoy Strandbar 443. This bar has an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 1,932 customers.

Enjoy toasting the start of your 4-day vacation in Germany!

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Day 2

Day 2 in Heidelberg and Rhineland-Palatinate

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  • Heidelberg Palace
  • Heidelberger Marktplatz
  • Old Bridge Heidelberg
  • Heidelberg Zoo
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On day 2 of your road trip, you’ll start and end your day in Rhineland-Palatinate, but spend part of the day exploring places of interest outside the immediate region. You have 1 night left in Heidelberg, meaning you still have the opportunity to experience more of the region.

One of the best travel destinations in the region of Heidelberg is Heidelberg Palace. This incredible attraction is a museum and has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars from 45,706 visitors.

Heidelberger Marktplatz is another popular attraction you'll visit in the region of Heidelberg. This spectacular attraction is rated 4.6 out of 5 stars by 6,655 visitors.

Another of the best travel destinations you can visit in the region of Heidelberg is Old Bridge Heidelberg. This amazing attraction is rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 12,762 visitors.

Beyond the above-mentioned attractions, you also have the opportunity to visit the outstanding Heidelberg Zoo. This zoo and place of interest is rated an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 11,584 visitors.

To do something one-of-a-kind today, you can join a popular tour. Check out all the fun and eye-opening experiences you can try out in Germany to make your travel experience in the country more memorable.

When you’re done exploring for the day, you’ll drive to your accommodation in the city of Rhineland-Palatinate.

We recommend eating at one of the best restaurants in the city of Rhineland-Palatinate, like Zylinderhaus Museum für Oldtimer und Technik. This restaurant has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 2,408 customers.

El Burro is another of the best restaurant options in the city of Rhineland-Palatinate. This restaurant is rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 2,168 customers.

Locals enjoy L'Osteria, one of the most popular restaurants in the city of Rhineland-Palatinate. The restaurant has an average rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 2,572 customers.

After dinner, visit one of the best bars in the city of Rhineland-Palatinate, Stattstrand Koblenz. This bar is rated an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 1,222 customers.

You can also enjoy drinks at a popular bar that locals recommend, like Stadtbalkon. This bar has an average rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 1,415 customers.

Irish Pub Koblenz is another of the best bars in the city of Rhineland-Palatinate. This bar is rated an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 1,130 customers.

Raise your glass and relax after another big day of your road trip adventure through Germany!

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Day 3

Day 3 in Rhineland-Palatinate and Frankfurt

  • Rhineland-Palatinate
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  • Palm Gardens
  • Iron Footbridge
  • Römerberg
  • Ehrenbreitstein Fortress
  • Deutsches Eck
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On day 3 of your road trip, you'll get the chance to experience two destinations, Rhineland-Palatinate and Frankfurt.

One of the best travel destinations is Ehrenbreitstein Fortress. This amazing attraction is a fortress and has an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars from 15,149 visitors.

Deutsches Eck is another popular attraction you could visit. As one of the best-rated attractions in the area, Deutsches Eck has an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 28,757 visitors.

This day is also your chance to visit Palm Gardens. Palm Gardens is a botanical garden and is rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 15,513 visitors.

Another of the most popular attractions you could visit is Iron Footbridge. This stunning attraction has an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars from 19,594 visitors.

We also recommend a stop at the popular Römerberg if you enjoy exploring unique places. This incredible site has been rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 19,089 visitors.

You can also make your new day in Germany more epic with one of the most popular tours you can take part in today. The tour allows travelers to experience the enjoyment of exploring some of Germany’s most popular attractions and hidden treasures. Make sure to check out all options below to find the perfect adventure for you.

When you’re done exploring the area’s best attractions, you’ll drive back to your accommodation near the city of Rhineland-Palatinate.

When you arrive, we recommend eating at a restaurant that locals enjoy, like Burgeramt Trier. This restaurant has an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 2,010 customers.

Sissi und Franz is one of the top restaurants in the city of Rhineland-Palatinate. This restaurant is rated an average of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 2,292 customers.

Another of the best restaurants in the city of Rhineland-Palatinate is Wilma Wunder. The restaurant has an average rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 2,060 customers.

After your meal, we recommend you get a drink at one of the best bars in the city of Rhineland-Palatinate, twenty - one. This bar has an average rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 934 customers.

If you’d prefer one of the top bar experiences that locals enjoy in the city of Rhineland-Palatinate, we recommend the cocktails at Günderodehaus. This bar has been rated an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 786 customers.

Another of the best bars in the city of Rhineland-Palatinate is The Snug Irish Pub. This bar is rated an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 630 customers.

Raise your glass and celebrate another amazing day in the city of Rhineland-Palatinate!

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Day 4

Day 4 in Rhineland-Palatinate and Mannheim - Departure Day

  • Rhineland-Palatinate - Departure Day
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  • Geierlay Suspension Bridge
  • Speyer Cathedral
  • Eifelpark
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Day 4 of your road trip in Germany is your departure day. This is your chance to catch one last glimpse of Rhineland-Palatinate 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.

Geierlay Suspension Bridge is an extraordinary attraction you could visit to enjoy your last day in Rhineland-Palatinate. This park and popular site of interest has an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 14,320 visitors.

If you're interested in seeing something else, the Speyer Cathedral catholic cathedral is another great option. This attraction certainly lives up to its reputation for its 4.6 out of 5-star rating from 8,793 reviews.

You can also stop at Eifelpark zoo to capture the beauty and wonder of Rhineland-Palatinate one last time. This outstanding attraction is rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 7,194 travelers.

Your accommodation will also be strategically located for some last-minute shopping in the region of Rhineland-Palatinate before you conclude your short European break.

You could then enjoy your last meal in the city of Rhineland-Palatinate at Vapiano before you travel home. This popular restaurant is rated an average of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 1,898 customers.

Alternatively, we also recommend Stattstrand Koblenz for your last chance at a meal in the city of Rhineland-Palatinate. The Stattstrand Koblenz restaurant has an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 1,222 customers.

If you'd prefer a popular restaurant that locals enjoy, try Stadtbalkon. This restaurant has an average rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 1,415 customers.

You’ll then say farewell to Germany and begin your journey home, now filled with memories of unforgettable experiences in Germany!

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