7 days in Berlin, Hamburg & Cochem Itinerary

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Berlin
— 1 night
Train
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Hamburg
— 2 nights
Fly to Cologne Bonn, Train to Cochem
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Cochem
— 2 nights
Drive to Frankfurt-Hahn Airport, Fly to Chennai

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Berlin — 1 night

Athens of the Spree

The country's capital and largest city, Berlin is a diverse urban center boasting a lively nightlife and countless things to do.
Start off your visit on the 1st (Thu): don't miss a visit to Brandenburg Gate, then pause for some photo ops at The Holocaust Memorial - Memorial to the Murdered Jews of Europe, then ponder the world of politics at Reichstag Building, and finally steep yourself in history at Memorial of the Berlin Wall. On your second day here, get the lay of the land with Walking tours, then contemplate the long history of Mauermuseum - Museum Haus am Checkpoint Charlie, and then admire the masterpieces at Pergamonmuseum.

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Chennai, India to Berlin is an approximately 16-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 4.5 hours traveling from Chennai to Berlin. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Fri) early enough to catch the train to Hamburg.
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Hamburg — 2 nights

Gateway to the World

As the country's biggest port and one of the busiest in all of Europe, Hamburg has a well-deserved reputation as Germany's Gateway to the World.
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Sat): steep yourself in history at Alter Elbtunnel, then get to know the fascinating history of Speicherstadt, and then examine the collection at Miniatur Wunderland. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 4th (Sun): test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, then ponder the world of politics at Hamburg Town Hall, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Michael's Church, and finally walk around Planten un Blomen.

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You can take a train from Berlin to Hamburg in 2.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In November, daily temperatures in Hamburg can reach 9°C, while at night they dip to 3°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Sun) early enough to travel to Cochem.
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Cochem — 2 nights

Pearl of the Mosselle Valley

Nestled away within the rolling hills of the Moselle River Valley, Cochem possesses an archetypical German appearance and medieval charm that provides one of the best atmospheres in the country.
Start off your visit on the 5th (Mon): don't miss a visit to Porta Nigra, then learn about winemaking at Weinstube Kesselstatt, and then examine the collection at Rhineland Museum (Rheinisches Landesmuseum). Keep things going the next day: make a trip to Deutsches Eck (German Corner), then step into the grandiose world of Eltz Castle, then take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Peter's Cathedral (Dom), and finally browse the eclectic array of goods at Hauptmarkt.

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Getting from Hamburg to Cochem by combination of flight and train takes about 5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. In November in Cochem, expect temperatures between 7°C during the day and 2°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Tue) so you can travel back home.
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