Family Travel – Germany

Travel Time: 22+ hours from East Coast & 20+ hours from West Coast (depending on stop-over duration)

Weather: Germany experiences reasonably warm and pleasant summers throughout the country, with cooler weather in the shoulder seasons, spring and autumn. Winters are very cold throughout Germany, with snowfall across all mountainous areas.

Language: German

Currency: EUR (Euro)

Major destinations/attractions: Berlin, Munich, The Black Forest, Stuttgart, Nuremburg & Hamburg

Holiday types: City break, active adventure for all ages, historical, ski & snow

Artistic scenery, historical attractions and a wealth of outdoor activities and amusements – Germany is an absolute gem for family travel, this cannot be understated. Germany is home to some of the most child-centric cities in Europe – explore Stuttgart and Nuremburg for assurance of days filled with kid’s attractions. Both have a wide choice of  museums, sites and parks with dedicated hands-on programs for children. The cool cultural scene of Berlin will have teenagers captivated. Spend time in Mauerpark and Tiergarten – both particularly vibrant during summer. The Berlin Wall, Anne Frank Museum and hands-on WWII tours are great options for kids interested in history – all unforgettable and unique experiences. The Black Forest region is an unparalleled favourite travel destination for families across Europe, featuring unique outdoor activities and Europa-Park, Germany’s biggest theme park. You will find Germany is a particularly family-friendly country, sometimes surprisingly so, with an abundance of choice and opportunities for kids!