11 or 13 days
Munich, Nuremberg, Dresden, Berlin, extension to Hamburg
Known for its wide spectrum of tech and automotive organizations, Germany is an ever-evolving hub of innovation. As you explore a local car factory in Munich and the Transparent Factory in Dresden—true meccas for engineers—you’ll gain insight into how these companies impact the entire country socially, economically, and environmentally. In between, you’ll visit historic sites ranging from the Berlin Wall to the Brandenburg Gate. 
  • Day 1: Fly overnight to Germany

  • Day 2: Munich

    Meet your Tour Director at the airport

    Take a walking tour of Munich

    With your expert local guide you will see:

    • Munich Cathedral
    • New Town Hall
    • Hofbräuhaus

    Enjoy dinner in Munich

  • Day 3: Munich

    Take a guided tour of Munich

    With your expert local guide you will see:

    • Olympic Stadium
    • Residenz
    • Marienplatz

    Visit a local engineering company

  • Day 4: Munich

    Take a guided tour of the Deutsches Museum

    Visit a local car factory

  • Day 5: Munich

    Add this in-depth excursion:
    Dachau

    Dachau

    Take time to reflect at Dachau, a WWII Nazi concentration camp built in 1935. Today, it serves as a powerful memorial museum, where you can learn about the lives and suffering of the political prisoners, Jews, and other Europeans who were imprisoned there.   

  • Day 6: Munich • Nuremburg • Dresden

    Travel via Nuremberg to Dresden

    Take a tour of Dresden with your Tour Director

    Stop to take a photo at the Blue Wonder Bridge

    Enjoy dinner in Dresden

  • Day 7: Dresden

    Visit the Volkswagen Transparent Factory

    Spend time exploring Dresden on your own

  • Day 8: Dresden • Berlin

    Travel to Berlin

    Take a guided tour of Berlin

    With your expert local guide you will see:

    • Brandenburg Gate
    • Kurfürstendamm
    • Remains of the Berlin Wall

    Stop to take a photo at Checkpoint Charlie

    Visit the Topography of Terror Museum

    Enjoy dinner in Berlin

  • Day 9: Berlin

    Tour the German Technology Museum with an expert local guide

    Spend a half day exploring Berlin on your own

  • Day 10: Berlin

    Attend a design thinking workshop

  • Day 11: Depart for home

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  • Day 11: Berlin • Hamburg

    Travel to Hamburg

    Visit the Airbus Plant

    Enjoy dinner in Hamburg

  • Day 12: Hamburg

    Take a walking tour of Hamburg

    Spend time exploring Hamburg on your own

  • Day 13: Depart for home

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  • Day 1: Fly overnight to Germany

  • Day 2: Munich

    Meet your Tour Director at the airport

    Take a walking tour of Munich

    With your expert local guide you will see:

    • Munich Cathedral
    • New Town Hall
    • Hofbräuhaus

    Enjoy dinner in Munich

  • Day 3: Munich

    Take a guided tour of Munich

    With your expert local guide you will see:

    • Olympic Stadium
    • Residenz
    • Marienplatz

    Visit a local engineering company

  • Day 4: Munich

    Take a guided tour of the Deutsches Museum

    Visit a local car factory

  • Day 5: Munich

    Add this in-depth excursion:
    Dachau

    Dachau

    Take time to reflect at Dachau, a WWII Nazi concentration camp built in 1935. Today, it serves as a powerful memorial museum, where you can learn about the lives and suffering of the political prisoners, Jews, and other Europeans who were imprisoned there.   

  • Day 6: Munich • Nuremburg • Dresden

    Travel via Nuremberg to Dresden

    Take a tour of Dresden with your Tour Director

    Stop to take a photo at the Blue Wonder Bridge

    Enjoy dinner in Dresden

  • Day 7: Dresden

    Visit the Volkswagen Transparent Factory

    Spend time exploring Dresden on your own

  • Day 8: Dresden • Berlin

    Travel to Berlin

    Take a guided tour of Berlin

    With your expert local guide you will see:

    • Brandenburg Gate
    • Kurfürstendamm
    • Remains of the Berlin Wall

    Stop to take a photo at Checkpoint Charlie

    Visit the Topography of Terror Museum

    Enjoy dinner in Berlin

  • Day 9: Berlin

    Tour the German Technology Museum with an expert local guide

    Spend a half day exploring Berlin on your own

  • Day 10: Berlin

    Attend a design thinking workshop

  • Day 11: Depart for home

Add more days

  • Day 11: Berlin • Hamburg

    Travel to Hamburg

    Visit the Airbus Plant

    Enjoy dinner in Hamburg

  • Day 12: Hamburg

    Take a walking tour of Hamburg

    Spend time exploring Hamburg on your own

  • Day 13: Depart for home

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What's Included

  • Round-trip airfare and transportation

    Buses, trains, cruise ships, ferries and subways—covered. We take care of getting you around so you can enjoy the ride.

  • Accommodations

    Safe, comfortable hotels with private bathrooms will be waiting for you at your destination.

  • Regional-style meals

    Daily breakfasts and select local dinners are included in your program. Generally, we leave lunch up to you so your group has an opportunity to explore its own tastes.

  • End-to-end Support

    Your team helps to secure administrative approval and academic credit, provides recruiting tools and helps establish your program's ongoing presence on campus.

  • Curriculum Integration

    Your academic vision remains present wherever you travel. Tell us your ideal study abroad experience, and we'll help connect your curriculum to EF's extensive connections abroad.

  • Full-time Tour Director

    Your expert Tour Director is with your group 24/7, providing deep local insight while handling all program logistics.

  • Expert Local Guides

    Your expert local guides are natural historians, adding cultural insight and enhancing teaching moments wherever your curriculum takes you.

  • Guided sightseeing

    Gain insider knowledge and cultural perspective from licensed local guides who join your group for select experiences on tour

  • Worldwide support, safety and security

    EF has over 500 schools and offices in more than 50 countries worldwide. We provide 24-hour emergency support service along with a comprehensive $15 million liability policy that covers you and your institution while abroad.

  • Flexible Payment Options

    Give more students the opportunity to study abroad by offering them two different payment plan options, along with our TripFunder website to help fundraise for the program.

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