Aachen Itinerary 5 Days

Explore the best places to visit in 5 days in Aachen using this travel itinerary which takes you through the top attractions in the city.

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5 Days in Aachen - Perfect Vacation Guide

With its undying aura of serenity, the effortless fusion of old and new-world charm, the picturesque locales, the riot of colorful neighborhoods and the energetic crowds - Aachen is one mesmerizing destination. Choosing the must visit places in Aachen when you are running short on time can be quite a tough task!

Are 5 days enough for Aachen tour?

Wondering about what to see in 5 days in Aachen ? It can be a confusing task to decide where to go in Aachen. But, 5 days are perfect to cover each corner of Aachen. You can visit popular places in Aachen, get walking tour and have local food during your vacation.

How much money for 5 days in Aachen?

The budget cost of 5 days in Aachen is USD 705. You can further save on your stays by opting for hostels and homestay. Also try to travel by public transportation whenever possible.

What to pack for Aachen 5 days vacation?

  • Carry extra battery of camera. If you are a shutterbug, carry extra memory card; those 5 days in Aachen are going to be full of moments that you would want to click!
  • Keep a journal to record your favorite moments and scribble notes!
  • Since you will be having a heavy luggage to fit your belongings for 5 days, carry a small backpack that you can use while you go sightseeing!

What to see in Aachen in 5 days?

Aachen Cathedral, Carolus Thermen Bad Aachen, Rathaus Aachen, Lindt Factory Shop must be a part of your Aachen itinerary in 5 days! Also, you cannot afford to miss Elisenbrunnen, Tierpark Aachen, Couven Museum. Since 5 days is a comfortable time to explore the best of Aachen, you can add Marschiertor and Theater Aachen to your itinerary. If you are too tired running between different spots, you can take a day off from the sightseeing and relax in your room or at a nice cafe.

Aachen travel tips for first-timers

  • Book a food tour, nothing expresses the essence of Aachen like its food!
  • Take a weekend getaway, explore the nearby cities of Aachen.
  • List down the free days of the museums and try to visit them on those days to save on ticket fee.

Getting around Aachen in 5 days

You are going to be in the city for a considerable amount of time and hence it is recommended to get hang of the local transit system that will make getting around cheaper. Alternatively, you can hire a car or a bike and explore Aachen on your own, at your own pace.

Best places to eat, drink, and shop in Aachen

Eat, drink, shop repeat! You can enjoy an excellent retail therapy when in Aachen. On your 5-day trip, make sure you try out the best local delicacies as well as shop for some souvenirs to take back home.

Where to stay in Aachen for 5D4N vacation?

For a 5 day 4 nights vacation in Aachen, you can choose a vacation rental or a hotel that is conveniently located. You can score a good deal on BnB, since the stay is for a longer duration.

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