Trip Report

German City and Rock Climbing Tour

A beautiful 3 weeks spent with friends exploring Berlin, Munich and climbing in Bavarian forests.

by luke mcgraneAbout Me:I've been travelling since I was in diapers. I've been on every continent, bar Antartica. I like adventure-sport, movement, music and adventure. Currently travelling Colombia. Peru is next! read more

EuropeGermany20 days / July 2019

Highs & Lows

Flash thunder/lightning/rain storms followed instantly by Bavarian summer sunshine. Of course the German beer!

Bavarian country people were a little unfriendly to tourists.

Q & A

  • What would you have changed?

    I would hav spent less time in Berlin, Im not a city person.

  • Anything go wrong during the trip?

    We got lost several times trying to find the campsite in the dark.

  • What tips would you give a friend?

    The world war 2 tour was amazing in Berlin. Take the free walking tour and tip generously.

  • Packing tips?

    During the summer, Germany is hot, in the low to mid 20s so bring light breathable clothes and shorts. Theres a lot of ticks in Frankenjura so wear long pants while walking to crags.

  • Transportation Tips?

    Transportation is super efficient and easy in Germany. You should have no issues with public transport.

Lodging

  • Sunflower Hostel, clean affordable and friendly. Great location in the city.

  • Euro Youth Hostel Awesome old building with modern interior and 4 hour happy hour everyday :)

  • Oma Eiclers Campingplatz Beautiful rustic farmy-campy-climbery area with clean cooking facilities and helpful staff.