8-Day Germany Road Trip from Westerland to Northern Friesland, Preetz, Berlin & Pegnitz

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Starts in
Westerland
Ends in
Westerland
Duration
8 days & 7 nights
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Have the adventure of a lifetime with this 8-day road trip through Germany.

This incredible self-drive vacation package will take you through the best destinations in Germany. Your road trip will enable you to discover the country's most popular attractions and restaurants in Northern Friesland, Preetz, Berlin, Pegnitz, Hirschaid, and Free and Hanseatic Hamburg.

We'll help you experience the best 8 days in Germany you can imagine, so you can leave happy and inspired.

Upon arriving in Germany at Westerland, you’ll collect the rental vehicle of your choice. From there, you’ll be off to take in some of the best travel destinations in Germany, including the stunning West Coast Park & Robbarium and Husumer Hafen.

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 Northern Friesland, you could choose to stay at a popular hotel like the 4-star StrandGut Resort. Alternatively, you could stay at a luxury accommodation like the 5-star A-ROSA Sylt. Travelers looking for the best cheap accommodation could choose the 3-star Strandhotel Dagebull. 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 Westerheversand lighthouse in the city of Husum. Enjoy top travel destinations like the amazing Morsum-Kliff and Schloss vor Husum.

From the spectacular Hörnum Odde in the city of Husum to the unforgettable Alexanderplatz in the city of Berlin, 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 7 nights, with plenty of top-rated breakfast and restaurant options nearby. We'll provide you with the best car rental for 7 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. You can also add tours and tickets to your itinerary each day.

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

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

Destinations

Northern Friesland
Berlin - state in GermanyBerlin
Hamburg - city in GermanyFree and Hanseatic Hamburg

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Attractions

Westerheversand lighthouse, Westerhever, Eiderstedt, Northern Friesland, Schleswig-Holstein, GermanyWesterheversand lighthouse
Glücksburg Castle, Glücksburg, Schleswig-Flensburg, Schleswig-Holstein, GermanyGlücksburg Castle
Schleibrücke Kappeln
Familien-Freizeitpark Tolk-Schau, Tolk, Südangeln, Schleswig-Flensburg, Schleswig-Holstein, GermanyFamilien-Freizeitpark Tolk-Schau
Wiederaufbau von Wikinger Häuser "Haithabu"
AlexanderplatzAlexanderplatz
East Side GalleryEast Side Gallery
Potsdamer Platz, Tiergarten, Mitte, Berlin, GermanyPotsdamer Platz
GendarmenmarktGendarmenmarkt
Memorial to the Murdered Jews of EuropeMemorial to the Murdered Jews of Europe
Brandenburg GateBrandenburg Gate
Großer TiergartenGroßer Tiergarten
Berlin Zoological GardenBerlin Zoological Garden
OlympiaparkOlympiapark München
MarienplatzMarienplatz
English Garden, Bezirksteil Alte Heide - Hirschau, Schwabing-Freimann, Munich, Bavaria, GermanyEnglish Garden
Allianz Arena, Bezirksteil Freimann, Schwabing-Freimann, Munich, Bavaria, GermanyAllianz Arena
Bergpark WilhelmshöheBergpark Wilhelmshöhe
Planten un BlomenPlanten un Blomen
Alter Elbtunnel, R-62782, R-51477Alter Elbtunnel
Elbphilharmonie HamburgElbphilharmonie Hamburg
Miniatur WunderlandMiniatur Wunderland
Heide Park ResortHeide Park Resort

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Travel dates
Dec 16 - Dec 23

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Day 1

Day 1 in Westerland and Northern Friesland - Arrival Day

  • Northern Friesland - Arrival Day
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  • Westerheversand lighthouse
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Your amazing road trip adventure in Germany begins when you reach the incredible region of Northern Friesland. There, you'll have your choice of the best hotels and places to stay.

One of the best luxury places you could stay in the region of Northern Friesland is the A-ROSA Sylt. This 5-star hotel is rated an average of 85.98 out of 5 stars by 527 guests.

We also recommend the best 4-star hotels, like the StrandGut Resort. This hotel has an average rating of 86.81 out of 5 stars by 725 guests.

Alternatively, the best cheap hotel in the region of Northern Friesland is the Strandhotel Dagebull. This 3-star hotel is rated an average of 82.18 out of 5 stars by 831 guests.

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

Northern Friesland has many popular destinations you can explore. You could visit attractions like the incredible West Coast Park & Robbarium. This attraction is a zoo and has an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 4,277 visitors.

Husumer Hafen is another popular attraction in Northern Friesland. This unforgettable attraction is a port and is rated an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 4,037 visitors.

Another favorite attraction in Northern Friesland is Westerheversand lighthouse. This outstanding travel destination has an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 2,780 visitors.

When you’re ready for dinner, we recommend you try one of the best restaurants in the city of Northern Friesland, Shamrock Husum. The restaurant is rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 222 customers.

Northern Friesland also has several great bars that will fit all travel budgets. One of the best bars in the city of Northern Friesland is Shamrock Husum. This bar has an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 222 customers.

Enjoy toasting the start of your 8-day vacation in Germany!

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Day 2

Day 2 in Schleswig-Flensburg and Preetz

Schleswig-Flensburg and Preetz

  • Glücksburg Castle
  • Schleibrücke Kappeln
  • Familien-Freizeitpark Tolk-Schau
  • Wiederaufbau von Wikinger Häuser "Haithabu"
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Day 2 of your road trip through Germany gives you the opportunity to experience two places in one day. You’ll be able to choose how much time you want to spend in each area, where you’ll have the chance to visit attractions like the unforgettable Glücksburg Castle, Schleibrücke Kappeln, Familien-Freizeitpark Tolk-Schau, and many more.

One of the best places to visit in Schleswig-Flensburg is the amazing Glücksburg Castle. This attraction is a château that is rated an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 5,275 visitors.

You could also stop at the incredible road bridge, Schleibrücke Kappeln. This popular amusement park and travel destination has an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 4,088 visitors.

The spectacular Wiederaufbau von Wikinger Häuser "Haithabu" is another popular attraction you can visit today. This fascinating attraction has an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars from 2,207 visitors. The tour allows curious travelers like you to have an unforgettable experience exploring some of Germany’s best spots. This is just one of the many experiences you can include in your travel plan to add flavor to your road trip in Germany. So make sure to check it out or browse other top-rated options.

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

One of the best hotel options in the city of Preetz is the 3-star Gastehaus Luv und Lee. This hotel has an average rating of 85.1 out of 5 stars by 143 guests.

After a long day of driving and exploring, we recommend you try Gut Panker, one of the best restaurants in the city of Preetz. This restaurant has an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 1,047 customers.

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Day 3

Day 3 in Berlin

  • Berlin
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  • Alexanderplatz
  • East Side Gallery
  • Potsdamer Platz
  • Gendarmenmarkt
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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 be able to choose how much time you want to spend in each area, where you’ll have the chance to visit attractions like the unforgettable Alexanderplatz, East Side Gallery, Potsdamer Platz, and many more.

One of the best places to visit in Berlin is the amazing Alexanderplatz. This attraction is a square that is rated an average of 4.2 out of 5 stars by 178,699 visitors.

You could also stop at the incredible art museum, East Side Gallery. This popular square and travel destination has an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 49,752 visitors.

The spectacular Gendarmenmarkt is another popular attraction you can visit today. This fascinating attraction has an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars from 35,962 visitors. The tour allows curious travelers like you to have an unforgettable experience exploring some of Germany’s best spots. This is just one of the many experiences you can include in your travel plan to add flavor to your road trip in Germany. So make sure to check it out or browse other top-rated options.

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

One of the best hotel options in the city of Berlin is the 4-star Park Inn by Radisson Berlin Alexanderplatz Hotel. This hotel has an average rating of 77.27 out of 5 stars by 13,239 guests.

You can also stay at one of the best 5-star hotel. The hotel Hotel Adlon Kempinski Berlin is a luxurious place to stay in the city of Berlin. This hotel is rated an average of 91.98 out of 5 stars by 2,296 guests.

If you’re looking for a top-rated budget hotel, we recommend staying at the 3-star H2 Hotel Berlin Alexanderplatz. This 3-star hotel has an average rating of 83.34 out of 5 stars by 3,790 guests.

After a long day of driving and exploring, we recommend you try Restaurant Maximilians Berlin, one of the best restaurants in the city of Berlin. This restaurant has an average rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 6,853 customers.

Locals also recommend Dreh-Restaurant Sphere im Berliner Fernsehturm as one of the best restaurants in the city of Berlin. Dreh-Restaurant Sphere im Berliner Fernsehturm is rated an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 4,375 customers.

Another of the best restaurants in the city of Berlin is BrewDog Berlin Mitte. This restaurant has been rated an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 3,557 customers.

After dinner, visit LIMONADIER Cocktailbar, which is considered one of the best bars in the city of Berlin. This bar is rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 902 customers.

You can also enjoy drinks at a popular bar like Restaurant Maximilians Berlin. This bar has an average rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 6,853 customers.

Alternatively, BrewDog Berlin Mitte is one of the best bars that locals recommend in the city of Berlin. This bar is rated an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 3,557 customers.

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Day 4

Day 4 in Berlin and Pegnitz

Berlin and Pegnitz

  • Memorial to the Murdered Jews of Europe
  • Brandenburg Gate
  • Großer Tiergarten
  • Berlin Zoological Garden
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Day 4 of your road trip through Germany gives you the opportunity to experience two places in one day. You’ll be able to choose how much time you want to spend in each area, where you’ll have the chance to visit attractions like the unforgettable Memorial to the Murdered Jews of Europe, Brandenburg Gate, Großer Tiergarten, and many more.

One of the best places to visit in Berlin is the amazing Memorial to the Murdered Jews of Europe. This attraction is a holocaust memorial that is rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 41,256 visitors.

You could also stop at the incredible triumphal arch, Brandenburg Gate. This popular park and travel destination has an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 21,341 visitors.

The spectacular Berlin Zoological Garden is another popular attraction you can visit today. This fascinating attraction has an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars from 51,995 visitors. The tour allows curious travelers like you to have an unforgettable experience exploring some of Germany’s best spots. This is just one of the many experiences you can include in your travel plan to add flavor to your road trip in Germany. So make sure to check it out or browse other top-rated options.

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

One of the best hotel options in the city of Pegnitz is the 4-star Park Inn by Radisson Berlin Alexanderplatz Hotel. This hotel has an average rating of 77.27 out of 5 stars by 13,239 guests.

You can also stay at one of the best 5-star hotel. The hotel Hotel Adlon Kempinski Berlin is a luxurious place to stay in the city of Pegnitz. This hotel is rated an average of 91.98 out of 5 stars by 2,296 guests.

If you’re looking for a top-rated budget hotel, we recommend staying at the 3-star H2 Hotel Berlin Alexanderplatz. This 3-star hotel has an average rating of 83.34 out of 5 stars by 3,790 guests.

After a long day of driving and exploring, we recommend you try E-Fun-Park Pottenstein, one of the best restaurants in the city of Pegnitz. This restaurant has an average rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 649 customers.

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Day 5

Day 5 in Munich and Hirschaid

Munich and Hirschaid

  • Olympiapark München
  • Marienplatz
  • English Garden
  • Allianz Arena
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Day 5 of your road trip through Germany gives you the opportunity to experience two places in one day. You’ll be able to choose how much time you want to spend in each area, where you’ll have the chance to visit attractions like the unforgettable Olympiapark München, Marienplatz, English Garden, and many more.

One of the best places to visit in Munich is the amazing Olympiapark München. This attraction is an olympic park that is rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 54,515 visitors.

You could also stop at the incredible square, Marienplatz. This popular park and travel destination has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 53,555 visitors.

The spectacular Allianz Arena is another popular attraction you can visit today. This fascinating attraction has an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars from 55,720 visitors. The tour allows curious travelers like you to have an unforgettable experience exploring some of Germany’s best spots. This is just one of the many experiences you can include in your travel plan to add flavor to your road trip in Germany. So make sure to check it out or browse other top-rated options.

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

One of the best hotel options in the city of Hirschaid is the 4-star Park Inn by Radisson Berlin Alexanderplatz Hotel. This hotel has an average rating of 77.27 out of 5 stars by 13,239 guests.

You can also stay at one of the best 5-star hotel. The hotel Hotel Adlon Kempinski Berlin is a luxurious place to stay in the city of Hirschaid. This hotel is rated an average of 91.98 out of 5 stars by 2,296 guests.

If you’re looking for a top-rated budget hotel, we recommend staying at the 3-star H2 Hotel Berlin Alexanderplatz. This 3-star hotel has an average rating of 83.34 out of 5 stars by 3,790 guests.

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Day 6

Day 6 in Kassel and Free and Hanseatic Hamburg

  • Free and Hanseatic Hamburg
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  • Bergpark Wilhelmshöhe
  • Planten un Blomen
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Day 6 of your road trip through Germany gives you the opportunity to experience two places in one day.

One of the best places to visit is the amazing Bergpark Wilhelmshöhe. This attraction is an english garden and is rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 16,470 visitors.

Joining a top-rated tour in Kassel is another excellent way to spend your new day in Germany. The best tours in this travel destination will take you on an exploration to some of Germany’s most well-known attractions and best-kept secrets. With this tour, you’ll set out on a journey to Germany’s most interesting sights. As you go along this remarkable tour, you’ll also have the unique opportunity to catch a glimpse of Germany’s scenic spots.

You could then travel to the amazing Planten un Blomen in the region of Free and Hanseatic City of Hamburg for some sightseeing. This popular attraction is a park and has been rated an average of 4.8 out of 5 stars by 18,476 visitors.

You’ll also have your choice of the best hotels and places to stay in the city of Free and Hanseatic City of Hamburg.

One of the best hotel options in the city of Free and Hanseatic City of Hamburg is the 4-star hotel Hotel Hafen Hamburg. This hotel has an average rating of 83.22 out of 5 stars by 3,332 guests.

You can also stay at one of the best 5-star hotel. The hotel Grand Elysee Hamburg is a luxurious place to stay in the city of Free and Hanseatic City of Hamburg. This hotel is rated an average of 90.04 out of 5 stars by 1,383 guests.

If you’re looking for the best cheap hotel, we recommend staying at the 3-star hotel Prizeotel Hamburg-City. This 3-star hotel has an average rating of 78.74 out of 5 stars by 7,677 guests.

After a long day of driving and exploring, we recommend you try estancia steaks, one of the best restaurants in the city of Free and Hanseatic City of Hamburg. This restaurant has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 1,416 customers.

Locals also recommend Hanoi Deli Rathaus as one of the best restaurants in the city of Free and Hanseatic City of Hamburg. Hanoi Deli Rathaus is rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 1,380 customers.

Another of the best restaurants in the city of Free and Hanseatic City of Hamburg is Brücke 10. This restaurant has been rated an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 7,069 customers.

After dinner, visit Le Lion • Bar de Paris, which is considered one of the best bars in the city of Free and Hanseatic City of Hamburg. This bar is rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 1,224 customers.

You can also enjoy drinks at a popular bar like The Chug Club. This bar has an average rating of 4.8 out of 5 stars by 734 customers.

Alternatively, Skyline Bar 20up is one of the best bars that locals recommend in the city of Free and Hanseatic City of Hamburg. This bar is rated an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 2,995 customers.

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Day 7

Day 7 in Free and Hanseatic Hamburg, Heidekreis, and Northern Friesland

  • Northern Friesland
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  • Alter Elbtunnel
  • Elbphilharmonie Hamburg
  • Miniatur Wunderland
  • Heide Park Resort
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You’ll have time to visit two of the most popular areas in Germany on day 7 of your road trip. You can decide how much time you want to spend in each place, where you’ll see memorable travel destinations, like Alter Elbtunnel, Elbphilharmonie Hamburg, Miniatur Wunderland, plus many more.

One of the best places to explore is Alter Elbtunnel. This excellent attraction is a road tunnel that has been rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 27,610 visitors. Around 60,787 travelers rated this attraction with 4.6 out of 5 stars.

Another of the best travel destinations you can visit is Miniatur Wunderland. This amazing attraction is a museum and is rated an average of 4.8 out of 5 stars by 65,626 visitors.

To experience the local culture, see Germany’s best attractions, and meet new people at the same time, we highly recommend you go on a tour. On this tour, you can go on an epic adventure to some of the best places to visit in Germany. You also get to admire popular places of interest. Don't miss out on this opportunity to experience something special in Free and Hanseatic City of Hamburg.

You could then travel to Heide Park Resort for some unforgettable sightseeing experience in the region of Heidekreis. This popular attraction is an amusement park and is rated an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 48,197 visitors.

You’ll have your choice of the best hotels and places to stay in the city of Northern Friesland.

One of the best hotel options in the city of Northern Friesland is the 4-star hotel StrandGut Resort. This hotel has an average rating of 86.81 out of 5 stars by 725 guests.

Or, you could enjoy a stay at an exclusive 5-star hotel. The A-ROSA Sylt is a luxurious place to stay in the city of Northern Friesland. This hotel is rated an average of 85.98 out of 5 stars by 527 guests.

If you’re looking for the best cheap hotel, we recommend staying at the 3-star hotel Strandhotel Dagebull. This 3-star hotel has an average rating of 82.18 out of 5 stars by 831 guests.

Be sure to celebrate another day of your incredible road trip adventure through Germany with a toast!

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Day 8

Day 8 in Northern Friesland and Westerland - Departure Day

  • Northern Friesland - Departure Day
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Day 8 of your road trip in Germany is your departure day. This is your chance to catch one last glimpse of Northern Friesland 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.

Morsum-Kliff is an extraordinary attraction you could visit to enjoy your last day in Northern Friesland. This geotope and popular site of interest has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 2,489.

If you're interested in seeing something else, the Schloss vor Husum château is another great option. This attraction certainly lives up to its reputation for its 4.3 out of 5-star rating from 1,260 reviews.

You can also stop at Hörnum Odde heath to capture the beauty and wonder of Northern Friesland one last time. This outstanding attraction is rated an average of 4.8 out of 5 stars by 1,026.

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

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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