White quite a lot of visitors travel to Germany with the intention of seeing castles and quaint little towns and to experience culture and the arts, some turn a trip to Germany into a family vacation and are looking to find some fun things to do with kids or teens. Luckily, Germany is a diverse travel destination and apart from the fact that some of the places, of the history and culture adults are interested in can also be pretty interesting for younger travelers, there is also a lot to see and do for youths and kids. There are many outdoor activities available during all months of the year and there are also interesting museums, zoos and aquariums, amusement parks and similar attractions all over the country. Below, you will find a list of examples of things to do when travelling with kids to Germany.
If you travel with youths, make sure you carry a school ID or another proof of age as there are often discounts available for younger visitors. Travelling by train is often a good idea as there is an extensive rail network available in Germany. If you go with a rental car, be aware that kids up to the age of 12 need to sit in a child or booster seat by law. Car rental companies will offer these for a surcharge.