15 Things To Do In Germany

Germany is a beautiful cultural country rich with plenty of white sand beaches, forests, rivers, landscapes, and so many natural wonders. There are a number of things to explore in Germany includes historical sites, cultural cities, UNESCO heritage sites, national parks, etc. From the past more than 60 years, Germany is a favorite tourist destination. Top things to do in Germany

1. Berlin Wall

Address: Bernauer Str. 111, 13355 Berlin, Germany.

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Berlin Wall Photo

The very famous Berlin wall divides Berlin into East and West Berlin as a result of the cold war. It was in existence from 1961 to 1989. This wall is exactly 104 miles long. You can visit the Berlin Memorial where you can understand the history of the Berlin Wall. Berlin Memorial wall was constructed in 1998 by the Federal Republic of Germany and the Federal State of Berlin.

2. Cologne Cathedral

Address: Domplatz 1, 60311 Frankfurt am Main, Germany.

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Cologne Cathedral Photo

In 1996, Cologne Cathedral listed in UNESCO World Heritage site. This was the seat of Cologne Archbishop and administration center. Gothic style of architecture is very attractive and it has 515 feet height. This is the tallest structure in Germany.

3. Neuschwanstein Castle

Address: Neuschwansteinstraße 20, 87645 Schwangau, Germany.

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Neuschwanstein Castle Photo

Neuschwanstein Castle was built in 1892, spreads around 65000sq.ft and has 200m rooms. It is located in Bavaria, Germany. The highest tower of this building itself has 213ft. height. Neuschwanstein Castle is known as " castle of the fairy- tale king ". Visitors are allowed to enter cave-like grotto, the king's bedroom, and the Singer's Hall, etc.

4. Sanssouci Park

Address: Broadway Ave, Sayville, NY 11782, United States.

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Sanssouci Park Photo

This Royal Park is located in the middle of the city of Potsdam, surrounded by Sanssouci Palace. This palace has a picture gallery, Chinese house, chambers, Antique temple, the temple of friendship, etc. You can enjoy the beauty of a flower garden, hedges, trees, fruit, and vegetable garden. This Park is also known as "Versailles of Berlin".

5. BMW Museum

Address: Am Olympiapark 2, 80809 München, Germany.

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BMW Museum Photo

BMW automobile museum is established in 1973 near Olympic Park in Munich, Germany. This museum exhibits the history and growth of the BMW Company. The museum is in Bowl shaped and the number of people is visiting here every year. Here you can find motorcars, engines, and turbines, motorcycles, etc.

6. Europa-Park

Address: Ginnheimer Landstraße 49, 60487 Frankfurt am Main, Germany.

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Europa-Park Photo

This family theme park is located in Rust, South-west Germany. This is the largest theme park in Germany. It has many roller-coasters, a powered coaster, wave pool, a wild river, a surf simulator, voletarium attraction, etc. It started functioning for more than 43 years above. People of all age group can enjoy here.

7. Berchtesgaden National Park

Address: Berchtesgadener Str. 91, 83486 Ramsau bei Berchtesgaden, Germany.

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Berchtesgaden National Park Photo

This National park was established to protect the Berchtesgaden Alps landscapes in 1978. Visitors can enjoy the rare species of plants and wildlife beauties. This park has beautiful lakes, mountains, and other lush green forests. It covers the area of 81 sq. miles and this is the only Alpine park in Germany.

8. Rhine George

Address: Middle Rhine Valley, Rhineland-Palatinate , Germany , Europe ..

Rhine George Photo

Since 2002, this area was included in the UNESCO World Heritage site list due to its historical and geological importance. Rhine George is also known as Upper Middle Rhine valley. The scenery is very romantic and a perfect place to relax. You can take a cruise tour, a trip through vineyards and the Rhine valley spreads in between Bonn and Bingen cities.

9. Quedlinburg

Address: Bahnhofspl. 1, 06484 Quedlinburg, Germany.

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Quedlinburg Photo

The old city, church, and castle of Quedlinburg are included in the UNESCO World Heritage site and famous for its timber-framed buildings. This town is located in the northern part of the Harz Mountains. The major attractions of this town are half-timbered buildings, old town, Jugendstil buildings, etc. Large numbers of people are visiting this amazing city every year.

10. Wies Church

Address: Wies 12, 86989 Steingaden, Germany.

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Wies Church Photo

This is a major pilgrimage site in Germany in the 18th century and included in the UNESCO World Heritage list. The Wies church is of oval shaped and decorated in rococo style and with frescoes and with stuccowork. You will be attracted with the murals and sculptures found here.

11. Miniatur Wunderland

Address: Kehrwieder 2-4/Block D, 20457 Hamburg, Germany.

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Miniatur Wunderland Photo

Here you can find the largest model of Railway in the World. This railway is located in Hamburg, Germany. It has 9 theme parks, Michel and Hagenbecks Tier park zoo, Hamburg Hauptbahnhof, at which 1,500 trains arrive on an everyday basis.

12. Brandenburg Gate

Address: Pariser Platz, 10117 Berlin, Germany.

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Brandenburg Gate Photo

This monument was built in the 18th century with the influence of Acropolis in Athens. This is a military monument located in Berlin. There are 5 walkways through the gate and height of 26 meters. The Markisches Museum in Berlin is very popular and you can see the Quadriga sculpture.

13. English landscape Garden

Address: 14195 Dumfries Rd, Manassas, VA 20112, United States.

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English landscape Garden Photo

This is a landscaped style of garden which was created in 1789 by Sir Benjamin Thompson in Munich. This is included in the list of one among the largest urban parks in the World. Here you can find a Japanese Tea house, Schonfeldwieses, Chinese tower, Monopteros, beautiful lakes, etc.

14. Leipzig Zoo

Address: Pfaffendorfer Str. 29, 04105 Leipzig, Germany.

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Leipzig Zoo Photo

Leipzig Zoo is located in Leipzig Zoological garden in Leipzig city. This park spreads around 27 hectares and was established in 1878. It has an indoor rainforest hall, which is ranked in the world's second largest, largest building structure like Pongoland and 850 rare species of birds and animals.

15. Lake Constance

Address: Lake Constance.

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Lake Constance Photo

Lake Constance borders of 3 countries like Germany, Switzerland, and Austria. You can enjoy the natural beauty at its maximum here and a perfect place for relaxing. This is the third biggest lake in Central Europe. Boat and ferry tours are available from here.

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